Ken on 24th Dec

A man who is currently serving a sentence of 11 years is suing a couple he at one time held hostage, for failure to  respect an oral contract they had made with him. Jesse Dimmick  burst into the home of Jared and Lindsay in Topeka 2 years ago as he was fleeing from authorities. He reportedly negotiated an exit strategy with the couple where the...

Ken on 23rd Dec

Dopp and his daughters after winning the Lamborghini Just imagine winning a $380,000 car and not having to enjoy it for more than a day. A truck driver in Santa quin, Utah, was one lucky fellow when he won a brand new 640 horse power Lamborghini, in a contest at a convenience store. The luck however ended there as six hours later, he crashed...

Ken on 22nd Dec

A woman who was last night rushed to Kenyatta National Hospital showed symptoms of the deadly disease, Ebola. Doctors say the woman was accompanied by three people who were quarantined immediately after the woman died.“At about 10.20 am, a woman was brought in a taxi and she was accompanied by three people. She was bleeding heavily from parts...

Ken on 22nd Dec

Mo sound Entertainment, the organizers of the annual Groove party have cancelled this year’s event citing insecurity. Apparently there has been a plot by the Al-Shabaab to disrupt the party the way they do best. In a statement released by Mo Sound, they acknowledged that the preparations for the bash were at a very advanced stage. The party...

Ken on 21st Dec

Two men in their late 20s allegedly stole DVDs and computer games from a store in Madison before driving off in their escape car. Throughout their escape in the car, they laughed and joked at how they had gotten away so easy and also discussed which was the best place to sell their loot. Finally they settled on a certain video store and decided to...

Ken on 20th Dec

A 76- year-old British woman went to a specialist complaining of weight loss and diarrhea and was diagnosed with severe diverticulosis, a condition that’s common in older people in which small pouches bulge out from the colon. A scan was done and doctors were surprised to see something linear in shape. On asking the woman about it, she remembered...

Ken on 19th Dec

Thousands of migrating birds reportedly mistook a Wal-Mart parking lot, football fields, highways and other areas of southern Utah for bodies of water and plummeted to the ground. It is estimated that about 1500 birds died while thousands more were injured. The birds, a flock of eared grebes, is water loving and likes to make landings on water bodies....

Ken on 17th Dec

A 39 year old woman talked for more than half a day non stop while on a train from Oakland, California, to Salem, Oregon. The telephone conversation which was reported to be loud, disturbed other passengers and several attempts by the passengers and the train staff requesting her to cut shot the conversation fell on deaf ears. Despite the train company...

Ken on 16th Dec

The secret recipe of Coca Cola, that has been under lock and key in a bank vault in Atlanta since1925, is finally in the open. The priceless list of ingredients was carefully moved to a new vault that is now on display at the World of Coca-Cola Museum in downtown Atlanta. Visitors will be able to see the vault and just that. The vault can only be...

Ken on 16th Dec

The newest world’s shortest woman is from Nagpur India. Guinness representatives visiting from London measured Jyoti Amge at a ceremony attended by family members and residents of the town. Jyoti Amge stood just 62.8 centimeters (24.7 inches) tall — shorter than the average 2-year-old. She has just  turned 18 and targets a career in Bollywood...

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...