Ken on 16th Dec

Google has released the list of the fastest rising terms in 2011. The list is available on google zeitgeist 2011. The list is divided into sports, fastest rising people, entertainment,searches and beauty and personal care. Uhuru Kenyatta’s Hague witness and mp for kikuyu, Lewis Nguyai makes it to the list of the fastest rising people. Citizen...

Ken on 15th Dec

The world oldest dog Pusuke, recognized by Guinness book of world records, died at age 26, which is approximately 182 human years. The general way of converting dog years to human years is by multiplying the dog’s age by 7. The oldest dog ever captured by the Guinness Book of World Records was Beagle which passed away in 2003 at age 28. ...

Ken on 15th Dec

A New Zealand church has erected a billboard for the Christmas season showing virgin Mary holding the results of a pregnancy test, and you guessed it right, they are positive. Jesus is about to be born. Despite the billboard been labelled as offensive and inappropriate by many catholics, the church vicar continued to support it saying,“Regardless...

Ken on 13th Dec

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan soldiers and members of an extremist Islamist militant group have been fighting each other in Somalia since Kenya invaded two months ago. Now, their spokesmen are taking the battle onto Twitter, with taunts, accusations and insults being directly traded in a rare engagement on the Internet. The propaganda war on...

Ken on 12th Dec

Mutito MP Kiema Kilonzo was among the graduands during University of Nairobi’s 42nd graduation ceremony. He graduated with a  masters degree in armed conflict and peace studies. Another honorable member who graduated was nominated MP Mohammed Affey. Members of parliament have been streaming back to university and during University of Nairobi’s...

Ken on 12th Dec

Google has joined Kenya in the celebration of Jamhuri day by putting up a doodle with the Kenyan colours and coat of arms on google.co.ke. Google is known to put up hundreds of doodles during birthdays of people who left a mark in the world. They have also been putting up doodles during national celebrations of specific countries. The doodle is well...

Ken on 11th Dec

Samuel Kamau Macharia , better known as SK. Macharia has become a household name ever since he started dominating the airwaves. Chairman and owner of Royal Media Services which owns the dominant TV station in Kenya and several Geo-dominant radio stations, SK. Macharia has not had it smooth though. During the times of former president Moi, Citizen...

Ken on 08th Dec

A weird Ugandan is determined to be in space by the year 2020.  Chris Nsamba, a freelance aeronautics engineer and founder of the African Space Research Program has been building the spacecraft in his backyard. He has even been interviewed by the BBC and he showed optimism that he would be finishing his project within 4 to 6 years. Spacecrafts are...

Ken on 07th Dec

Facebook list of the most popular terms in  2011 is out and the same culprits are still on top. From football stars, to entertainment and movie stars, to osama bin Laden. The list is long and here are the top. Actors and TV Personalities 1. Megan Fox 2. Vin Diesel 3. Adam Sandler 4. Selena Gomez 5. Will Smith 6. Taylor...

Ken on 06th Dec

TOKYO (AP) — An outing of luxury sportscar enthusiasts in Japan ended in an expensive freeway pileup — smashing a stunning eight Ferraris, a Lamborghini and two Mercedes likely worth more than $1 million together.Police say they believe the accident Sunday was touched off when the driver of one of the Ferraris tried to change lanes and hit the...

Ken on 08th Jul

Britain’s best selling tabloid, News of The World is been shut down. This follows a scandal involving phone hacking. The tabloid well loved in Britain is known to go that extra mile to find stories that will astonish and keep everyone talking. Chief executive of the paper was widely expected to tender her resignation in front of the paper’s...

Ken on 24th Jun

click this image to see his twitter account Kenya’s new chief justice with a stud and swag just joined twitter and facebook. Willy Mutunga has joined the list of growing government officials to join the two popular social networking sites. In just one day, Mutunga had accumulated over 1500 followers on twitter and an almost similar likes...

Ken on 24th Jun

The activists camping outside Jogoo house in Nairobi were yesterday treated to some fresh human waste by street boys who were apparently sent to intimidate them. They were all busy shouting ‘Ongeri must go’ when out of nowhere some ‘chokoras’ came and attacked them with the vividly fresh faeces. It landed on their suits, shoes...

Ken on 22nd Jun

Education minister Sam Ongeri is on the spotlight again and not for any good. For the second time in his career as education minister, he has been accused of high level corruption. The first time, the prime minister ‘fired’ him but the president overturned that decision. This time round, it is yet to be seen if the president will save...

Ken on 16th Jun

Mps on Wednesday night approved the names of Willy Mutunga,Nancy Baraza and Keriako Tobiko for the posts of Chief Justice, Deputy chief justice and Director of public prosecutions. However more optimism among Kenyans lies with the appointment of Mutunga as Chief Justice. the few times he has appeared on TV, he has struck a no nonsense figure who will...

Ken on 15th Jun

Alleged king of drug peddling who also doubles as Kilome mp, Harun Mwau has sought an assurance over his security over what he claims as possible assassination attempts by the US government.Mwau has reported the observation of suspicious characters, both white and black around his office and home. This follows his mention by Us president Barack Obama...

Ken on 15th Jun

Supersport has decided, with effect immediately not to air Gor Mahia’s matches. This follows the behavior of its fans during its KPL top 8 match with Ulinzi at nyayo stadium. The match had to be abandoned and as if not enough, the fans made sure no glass stood including those belonging to the Ulinzi bus. Gor’s fans have a history of unruly...

Ken on 15th Jun

On June 13 2011, Twitter acquired the name they had grown fond of, retweet through the acquisition of re-tweet.com. This may still be half  the deal since they still have no rights to retweet.com without the hyphen. Apparently twitter acquired the domain from a David Quinlan who had bought it several months back for only $150. It is however not clear...

Ken on 14th Jun

In a tweet to one of her Kenyan fans, Keri Hilson has denied claims that she is scheduled to be in Kenya later on this year. She was responding to the fan’s question concerning the concert and she was quick to deny it and ‘booed’ the false promoters. ...

Ken on 12th Jun

The late Kimani Maruge, made his mark as the oldest first grader in the world. For that he made international headlines and travelled all over the world including adressing a UN conference. A movie has been made in his honour and it stars Oliver Litondo, better remembered for his time at KTN in the 90’s. Other notable cast include John Sibi-Okumu,...