Ken on 23rd Aug

Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko is part of the delegation that accompanied President Uhuru to China. Most of his time there has been joining the president in high level meetings and dinners. That does not mean he’s not having some fun of his own.. Below are some photos he’s been posting on Facebook. On a train ©...

Ken on 23rd Aug

Yesterday, we learnt that Dennis Mombo, the man arrested with 18 cars in his compound, was Linda Oguttu’s fiance. Read: SHOCKING – The guy arrested with 18 cars is Linda Oguttu’s husband.Kenyans on Twitter made the KTN news anchor a trending topic, and she was surprisingly cool, even laughing at the jokes and memes.Dennis Mombo was...

Ken on 22nd Aug

[Photo||Nation] This is not the first time lawyer Ahmednasir Abdullahi is being accused of arrogance. During the election petition, a good number of people raised this issue.Now, on the Gladys BOSS Shollei saga, Kenyans are now finding him arrogant again. This was especially so after he was interviewed last night on K24.Asked what was his...

Ken on 22nd Aug

Judiciary Chief Registrar Gladys Boss Shollei has been under-siege lately.. She’s currently on compulsory leave as the JSC conducts investigations on her alleged malpractices.Unlike in other cases where the public presents their guilty verdict immediately, Shollei seems to have public sympathy on her side, amid allegations that this is a witch...

Ken on 21st Aug

Last night’s Tujuane was smoking… Despite the fact that the show may be choreographed, Kenyans cannot stop rebuking Eda Atieno, the girl on the second date. Only Mirfat Musa received such a reaction on Social media, and I really hope the lady is not reading the online comments. You may want to read our other stories on the same..Read: 10...

Ken on 21st Aug

Nyeri County women representative, Priscilla Nyokabi, yesterday pleaded with Kenyans to follow her on Twitter. In a series of Facebook posts, the legislator lamented how she has been on the micro-blogging platform since May last year, but was not getting any followers. After a whole year, she only boasted of slightly over 200 followers, just the...

Ken on 19th Aug

If you’re on Twitter, you must have come across the trend #Khamatisex yesterday. It started with a CORD allied lawyer Douglas J. Mango, on the Twitter handle @DouglasMango.In a series of unsupported tweets, the lawyer claimed that diplomat Yvonne Khamati slept with several prominent individuals, among them IEBC CEO James Oswago and Musikari...

Ken on 19th Aug

From the very personal comments President Uhuru’s Facebook posts receive, it is clear that majority of Kenyans think he updates the page himself. Many will be disappointed to learn that he doesn’t run it. Perhaps, he never even reads the hundreds of comments each post generates. Yesterday, the admin of the page made a mistake of updating...

Ken on 16th Aug

This cartoon by Fans of Faiba Advert, shows a reporter interviewing Ezekiel Kemboi right after he won his race.This was his answer when asked about his Mohawk… plus of course a Faiba twist.  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire  ...

Ken on 16th Aug

This week on twitter there has been a trending topic, where Kenyans discussed clues that you’ve been friend-zoned.  Some are pretty obvious, but others are not. The ones shown in the below pictures are quite obvious, and if you see your situation in any, start looking for alternatives. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 15th Aug

This photo of Kenya’s first family was shared yesterday on a Facebook page believed to belong to first lady Margaret Kenyatta. In less than 24 hours, it received over 10,000 likes and over a thousand shares… lovely.  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 12th Aug

The OLX Social Media Awards (SOMA) were held on Saturday at the Laico Regency hotel, Nairobi. The awards aimed at recognizing good use of social media by individuals and corporates.  Here is the full list of nominees, with the night winners in bold. Social Media News Channel Of The Year Television Show/Programme 1. Churchill Show (Winner)*2. Tujuane3....

Ken on 09th Aug

He has a hotline to God but finds it somewhat harder to tweet. Retired South African archbishop Desmond Tutu launched a Twitter account on Thursday only to find it suspended hours later.The 81-year-old’s @TutuLegacy feed picked up hundreds of followers soon after going live but was then blocked, much to the dismay of his foundation, which...

Ken on 07th Aug

It’s a sad day for Kenya, as our biggest airport was engulfed in flames this morning. Thankfully, there were zero casualties and definitely that’s something to thank God for.Considering that everything that burnt down can be replaced, Kenyans on Twitter have taken their usual road again… making all kind of stupid jokes about today’s...

Ken on 07th Aug

Nairobi senator Mike Sonko has been missing in action for quite some days… Not a lot to other people but definitely noticeable in his case, because he’s always on TV. It turns out the flamboyant senator had taken his family to the UK for their vacation. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 07th Aug

This picture was doing rounds on Twitter yesterday… Why would anyone do this to the former Justice Minister. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 06th Aug

On Sunday, Deputy President William Ruto took a strong stand on the issue of teenage pregnancy. Speaking during an interdenominational prayer meeting at Kapsokwonyi town, the Deputy President ordered Chiefs in Mt. Elgon District to arrest culprits involved in impregnating school going girls.As if not enough, Ruto took to twitter to announce that...

Ken on 06th Aug

Controversial blogger and now the Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora in the office of the President, Dennis Itumbi, has expressed interest in the purchase of a local blog. Through a series of tweets addressed to Jackal News owner, Bogonko Bosire, Itumbi said that he is willing to buy or invest in the blog.Itumbi and Bogonko were campus...

Ken on 29th Jul

Daily Nation cartoonist, Gado, has today added his voice on the recent news of widespread bestiality. What started with Mombasa prostitutes shooting animal porn with a dog, soon spread to various parts of the country, with different kinds of animals.The latest is a disputed case in Murang’a, where 4 people were reported to have raped a donkey...

Ken on 29th Jul

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who is currently with Cord governors in the US, has added his voice on the appointment of Dennis Itumbi as the Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora. Speaking in Dallas, Raila insinuated that Itumbi is not the best person to run such an office, as he lacks the connections and capacity to bring the diaspora...