Ken on 05th May

What does The Raila Doctrine state?According to Wikipedia, it simply states that an election can never be free and/or fair unless Raila Odinga wins the election. If you didn’t know anything like this existed, then probably you weren’t listening to the election petition proceedings.According to the giant online reference, The Raila Doctrine...

Ken on 05th May

By The GurdianThe British government is negotiating payments to thousands of Kenyans who were detained and severely mistreated during the 1950s Mau Mau insurgency in what would be the first compensation settlement resulting from official crimes committed under imperial rule. In a development that could pave the way for many other claims from around...

Ken on 03rd May

To Uhuru KenyattaPresident,Republic of KenyaP.O.Box 23489472-00100STATE HOUSENAIROBI Dear Your Excellency RE:GREEDY HYENAS How are you, Sir, since we communicated last? How is Margaret and the kids. I have been ok myself moving up and down.Sir, there is a favour I want you to do for me. By the way my fears that you could become the best president...

Ken on 03rd May

Mithika Linturi has sensationally stated that MPs cannot move around in Toyota probox or taxis. The Igembe South legislator was speaking at KTN studios on Thursday night, during the show Live Wire, hosted by James Smart.Mithika was in studio defending his bill to disband the Salaries and Remuneration Commission, which has received overwhelming support...

Ken on 03rd May

A recent ranking by Global Firepower (GFP), has placed Kenya’s military at number 6 most powerful in Africa.Over 40 factors have been considered to determine each nation’s military power index. Some of these are the budget allocated to defence, human resource, and the firepower owned by the country. GFP categorically states that nuclear...

Ken on 03rd May

Former prime minister Raila Odinga jet back from the UK this morning, where he among other things said that all options are open, including a return to parliament.Raila had been in London for the Times CEO Summit, where he delivered a keynote speech on Monday. On Wednesday, he met Kenyans in the UK at Hotel Russell in London.Yesterday, the former...

Ken on 02nd May

Bishop Mark Kariuki and his wife to be Nakuru bishop, Mark Kariuki, of Life Celebration Centre, is set to tie the knot this Friday (3rd May). The ceremony will take place at Kasarani Gymnasium from 10:30 am, and all are welcome. On his Facebook page, Bishop Mark wrote, It is with great joy that I announce to you that I am getting married....

Ken on 02nd May

By AFP AMSTERDAM, Tuesday Netherlands’ Willem-Alexander became Europe’s youngest monarch at 46 after his mother, Queen Beatrix, 75, abdicated. The country welcomed the avowedly 21st-century king with a massive, orange-hued party. The abdication and investiture was also honoured and celebrated by the Dutch worldwide, including in Nairobi.   Willem-Alexander...

Ken on 02nd May

There have been unconfirmed reports that a student at the University of Nairobi has been suspended from school for 1000 days, for apparently swearing at the dean of students, Fr. Wamugunda.  The university is just out of a students election, and the swearing in of the new officials was taking place on Sunday. Conducting the ceremony was Fr. Wamugunda....

Ken on 02nd May

TNA national chairman and nominated MP Johnson Sakaja is demanding an apology from the Standard newspaper, after journalist Geoffrey Mosoku wrongly quoted him in a story about the Mps demand for Sh 7 million as car money.Sakaja was reported to have said, ” If you think Sh7 million is too much, the alternative is to give us GK vehicles, drivers...

Ken on 02nd May

There was drama in Mombasa’s Kiembeni area yesterday, after locals gathered to stare at a cat whose head had been trapped in a jerrycan for 4 days.Residents have refused to save it, attributing the phenomenon to witchcraft or demons. Some say that the cat is actually a human who was unable to change back during a ritual. Of the hundreds who...

Ken on 01st May

Highway Secondary School student Daniel Owira, famous for his Otonglo Time narration at State House Mombasa, just got full sponsorship up to and including university, from none other than the president.  President Uhuru hosted Owira and his family at State House Nairobi yesterday, where he made the announcement. He added that he will be following...

Ken on 30th Apr

THE case of a woman who accused police of not arresting Igembe South MP Mithika Linturi for failing to pay monthly maintenance of Sh50,000 will be heard today. She claims she has made many trips to Kileleshwa police station to ask that a warrant of arrest issued two months ago by a Nairobi court be effected. The woman, a dentist, went...

Ken on 29th Apr

Iraq has suspended the licences of 10 satellite television channels, including Al Jazeera, for promoting violence and sectarianism, according to a senior official at the country’s media watchdog.Sunday’s announcement came as the country held funerals for five soldiers killed by armed men during anti-government protests in the mainly...

Ken on 29th Apr

The voting for this year’s best bloggers comes to an on Wednesday (1st May), several weeks after opening to the public.This is just the second year that bloggers are coming together to recognize their best. This year, the main sponsor of the event is Samsung. Others are Safaricom, Orange, N-Soko, Db Agency, Nokia, and Phillips.There are 15...

Ken on 25th Apr

A week after firing 13 City Council staff, Mombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho found himself on the wrong side of the law, apparently after not paying his parking fee.It turns out even the governor has to pay.This Land Rover Discovery belonging to Joho, was on Wednesday clamped outside Kenya Airways offices, next to Kenya Power on Nkurumah Road, in the...

Ken on 25th Apr

[Photo||PPS] Looking at the 16 men and women nominated by President Uhuru to be cabinet secretaries, one thing stands out, almost all of them attended universities outside Kenya. From Harvard, to Penn State, to Oxford, they’re all very learned, with exception of one or two.The only Kenyan University appearing on the CVs of the 16 nominees...

Ken on 25th Apr

After President Uhuru Kenyatta announced the cabinet secretaries yesterday, debate on whether it represented the face of Kenya started. A good number of people are looking at the list as Kikuyu, Kalenjin, Kamba etc, while others look at it as representing Coast, Central, Nyanza etc. The latter has the constitution as its reference point, as it states...

Ken on 25th Apr

This is the list of the 16 cabinet secretaries announced by President Uhuru Kenyatta.Those in bold were announced on Tuesday, April 23, with the others announced on Thursday, April 25.   1. Dr. Fred Matiangi- Ministry of Information, communication and Technology (ICT)2. Dr. Henry K. Rotich – Ministry of National Treasury.3. Mr. James Macharia...

Ken on 25th Apr

The following are the people who greatly determine the direction our country takes, either in politics, religion, business, justice, education or even media.#1. Uhuru Kenyata – Politics#2. William Ruto – Politics#3. Raila Odinga – Politics#4. James Mwangi – Business#5. Prophet David Owuor – Religious Leader#6. Dr. Willy Mutunga – Justice#7....