Ken on 07th Nov

Yesterday, John Mututho’s appointment as NACADA chairman was revoked by President Kenyatta. Some reports had it that it was in fact Mututho who resigned so as to allow proper vetting.The former Naivasha MP will now have to be approved by Parliament before taking office. It will however not be an easy ride for the man credited with the very controversial...

Ken on 07th Nov

Yesterday, the appointment of former Naivasha MP John Mututho as the chairman of the National Authority for Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (Nacada), was revoked.President Uhuru revoked his appointment via a Kenya Gazette notice of October 24, 2013.Mututho, renowned for his harsh Mututho laws, will now have to be vetted by parliament before...

Ken on 06th Nov

Yesterday, photos of the ladies who hold the Miss Tourism title for the various counties were released. Of all the models, Miss Tourism Kakamega received the most attention. As we all know, social media has become the place where real sissies grow balls. The freedom of writing anything from the comfort of your sitting room and not account to anybody...

Ken on 01st Nov

On Wednesday, Jeff Koinange hosted Prophet Owuor on the bench. He took him to task on several issues that have been disturbing Kenyans for long.Apparently, the prophet had foreseen the Westgate attack, Kenya post election violence, Uhuru’s presidency etc.He says that he informed the police commissioner about Westgate, describing it in detail....

Ken on 01st Nov

Yesterday, president Uhuru’s digital team unveiled a new website that will among other things let Kenyans report corruption directly to the president.It’s first day was characterised by lots of downtime, but hopefully that should be sorted out soon.Kenyans will now be able to book an appointment to statehouse online. All you need to do...

Ken on 31st Oct

[Photo||Courtesy] In February, a twitter user pointed out the danger lurking at Mutindwa – the scene of yesterday’s train accident that claimed over 10 lives.@Muhoss tweeted to Kenya Railways informing them of the lack of signage at the intersection. Kenya Railways promised to look into the matter, but 8 months down the line, nothing...

Ken on 29th Oct

Controversial blogger, Bogonko Bosire, he of Jackal news, has been missing for quite some time now. Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora in the office of the president Dennis Itumbi, who is also a good friend to Bogonko, has been leading efforts to find him.Last week however, Jeff Koinange stated on his show that Bogonko was not missing and...

Ken on 24th Oct

Elizabeth Nduta Wahome, the young girl who was suffering from kidney failure has died. Facebook blogger, Cabu Gah, who led efforts to raise funds for her treatment in June this year, broke the news yesterday.“I wrote the story of a Young Angel named Elizabeth Nduta Wahome. Elizabeth was a 12-Year Old class 5 Pupil at PINNACLE SCHOOL in Rongai.I...

Ken on 23rd Oct

So yesterday we learnt that our soldiers were carrying drinking water in the paper bags they were seen taking from the Nakumatt.Initially, KDF had maintained that no looting was carried out by its soldiers during the Westgate rescue, but when a CCTV video emerged, they admitted to ‘taking’ water.Going by comments on social media, majority...

Ken on 23rd Oct

Controversial lawyer and JSC commissioner, Ahmednasir Abdullahi, on Monday likened immediate former Chief Registrar of the Judiciary Gladys Boss Shollei to Adolf Hitler.In a series of tweets coming soon after Shollei’s press conference, Ahmednasir came to JSC’s defense, saying that the commission is the only commission out of the 10 constitutional...

Ken on 23rd Oct

Yesterday, KDF maintained that its soldiers did not loot anything at Westgate Mall during the operation to defeat the terrorists one month ago.In one of the most bizarre answers you’ll hear, KDF said that the soldiers only took water from the supermarket, to quench their thirst. This is what they were carrying in Nakumatt paper bags we’re told.Of...

Ken on 23rd Oct

Someone has added the name KDF to the urban dictionary, with a definition that has come to characterize them in the past few weeks.There have been allegations that KDF looted valuables in the mall. A well circulated video shows them carrying Nakumatt paper bags, with most being in a relaxed state as if there is nobody shooting at them. KDF however...

Ken on 22nd Oct

Martha Karua has had to live with frequent demeaning statements about her on Twitter and other social media platforms.This has especially been so, since she lost the March Presidential elections. More suggestions that the politician had lost relevance came last week after reports from the Hague suggested that she may have been one of the people who...

Ken on 22nd Oct

Nakuru based chief, Francis Kariuki, is currently in New York courtesy of Samsung.The tech savvy chief, known for his peculiar tweeting habits using the handle @Chiefkariuki, will give a presentation during a Samsung Galaxy event.Just this month, the chief received a brand new Galaxy Mega from Samsung Kenya. The tweeting administrator @Chiefkariuki...

Ken on 18th Oct

Yesterday, a video of T.D. Jakes Sunday sermon went viral. The renowned bishop spoke of how his ministry provided water to Kenyans and how a Nairobi hospital survives because of his ministry.“And the natives all over Kenya drink water because of this ministry.. And the hospital in Nairobi survives because of this ministry.” he said.Kenyans...

Ken on 18th Oct

American pastor, T.D. Jakes, has released a statement, following attacks from Kenyans on Twitter yesterday.On Sunday, the renowned man of God, while delivering his sermon, spoke of how Kenyans were enjoying water because of his ministry. He also spoke of a hospital in Nairobi that was operating because of his ministry.“And the natives all over...

Ken on 18th Oct

Yesterday, a video of American preacher T.D. Jakes Sunday sermon, in which he made some remarks about Kenya, went viral.While making a point on where donations given to his ministry go to, the good bishop said that he was supporting some water projects in Kenya, and also a hospital in Nairobi.That was what he probably meant to say, but the wording...

Ken on 14th Oct

Mike Sonko has stated that his photos with Shebesh are photoshopped. Speaking in different TV and Radio interviews, Sonko said that it’s easy to pick any of his photo on Google and join it with a photo picked from a pornographic site.Though we have not been able to identify the base photo from any image search, we cannot say authoritatively that...

Ken on 14th Oct

Last night, NTV’s Larry Madowo hosted Ugandan peace negotiator, Dr. David Matsanga. This came just a few days after Jeff Koinange hosted him on his show.Matsanga is very vocal in matters Anti-ICC. He believes President Uhuru should not make an appearance at the Hague based court, because the evidence against him is fake. He says witnesses were...

Ken on 14th Oct

Photoshop.. This Photoshop.This past week, we’ve heard that word a lot. Sonko stated that his photos with Shebesh are photoshopped. Anyway, away from Sonko and Shebesh, this is how a creative Kenyan thinks President Uhuru and his deputy William Ruto celebrated after receiving AU’s backing on their position on ICC. © nairobiwire.comFollow...