KENYA NEWS

Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

A woman has been found alive in the rubble six days after a building collapsed in Huruma, Nairobi. Rescuers found the woman at 11.47am Thursday. She is said to be weak but with no visible injuries. National Disaster Management Unit Incident Commander Pius Maasai said she is being attended to by doctors at the scene. […]

Kenyan Actor Makes Top 3 of BET’s “Top Actor Africa” Reality Show

Kenyan Actor Makes Top 3 of BET’s “Top Actor Africa” Reality Show

Kenyan actor, Alex Khayo Khainga, is among the three finalists for BET’s hotly contested reality contest “Top Actor Africa”. The 27 year old will be battling out for the coveted title of Top Actor Africa against Jesse Suntele and Shamilla Miller – both from South Africa. On top of the Top Actor Afica title, Alex stands a chance of winning a $10,000 […]

Raila, Kalonzo MoU was a raw deal – Ngilu

Raila, Kalonzo MoU was a raw deal – Ngilu

Wiper and ODM’s MoU on general elections was a raw deal, Charity Ngilu has said, citing lack of commitment. “We know about the history of MoUs in this country,” said the former Lands CS who has been a critic of Raila Odinga’s Cord coalition. “What I have heard about the Cord MoU is that once […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

PHOTO:Robert Alai Caught Pants Down

PHOTO:Robert Alai Caught Pants Down

Blogger Robert Alai is mostly a trusted blogger. Many times his exposés are true, but a couple of times he has been caught on the wrong side of facts. When Nairobi went under water last week, of course Alai could not let it slide without adding his voice. Like his usual posts, he tried to add some sensationalism […]

Maybe Raila has been listening to his critics

Maybe Raila has been listening to his critics

In Kenya, key advisers of leading political figures rarely come out to tell us “the inside story”. But in the case of Raila Odinga, we have had two men who worked very closely with him tell us exactly what their experience was of working at such close quarters with Raila. One is the former Prime […]

Babu Owino arrested, to spend night in Kilimani police station

Babu Owino arrested, to spend night in Kilimani police station

Students Organization of Nairobi University (SONU) Chairman Babu Owino has been arrested for alleged assault of university students. Owino was arrested on Wednesday night and taken to Kilimani Police station where he was locked up for alleged assault. The student leader will be arraigned in court on Thursday. -the-star.co.ke  

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

A Kenyan man is saving forests while helping locals to make pencils out of unwanted newspapers. Locally made, cheap and cheerful, these eco pencils have a point ! These small pencils are making a large impact in Kenya.

VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

The body of Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki was early Sunday morning transferred to the Lee Funeral home in a heavily guarded motorcade comprising of outrider motorcycles. Several police cars led the way to the funeral home as police motorcycles followed along ensuring the hearse remained sandwiched in the convoy. In the video capturing the arrival at the funeral home, police […]

VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

Rare footage of Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni dancing. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday night led a salsa dance with his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni at the Giants’ Club Summit dinner. Uhuru was seen bringing to the dance floor a white woman dressed in black and held her hands as he moved rhythmically to the sound of blaring […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Diaspora story:Kenyan Native Signs With New York Jets

Diaspora story:Kenyan Native Signs With New York Jets

Kenyan native Helva Matungulu who was only introduced to American football five years ago, has been signed by the New York Jets. A graduate of Western Carolina University, Matungulu stumbled into football during his first few days at the school while looking for directions. He was a molecular biology student at the school and had […]

KENYAN FEMALE DJ TAKING GERMANY BY STORM

KENYAN FEMALE DJ TAKING GERMANY BY STORM

Kenya’s first female professional Dee Jay (DJ), Philly Ojala, stage name, Aisher Philly, has gained increasing prominence and popularity in entertainment scenes in Germany.   Philly’s trajectory as a dj, was not smooth sailing.  It initially started when she was a member of the school choir. Her singing talent while in the school choir impressed her teachers.  […]

VIDEO:The comedian that Kenyans want “deported back to Kenya”

VIDEO:The comedian that Kenyans want “deported back to Kenya”

There is a video that has gone viral of a Kenyan man in the United States of America promoting a comedy show in Dallas, Texas. The video has not gone viral for his impressive hustle in the land of greener pastures, but for his ‘acquired’ American accent. Infact, Kenyans on social media have called out […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Kenyan woman passes away in Baltimore Maryland

Kenyan woman passes away in Baltimore Maryland

We regret to announce the Sudden passing of Rosemary Waithera Gicheru at Northwest Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland on 4/25/2016. She was a daughter of the late John and Wanjiru Gichuki, mother to John Gicheru, Anthony Kamau Ndungu, Betty Njoki Ndungu and Jimmy Kagwr Ndungu. The late was sister to Dorcas Wambui Maina, Patrick Gichuki Gicheru, […]

WAVES OF JOY ANNIVERSARY AND CONFERENCE,JUNE 10TH-12TH 2016

WAVES OF JOY ANNIVERSARY AND CONFERENCE,JUNE 10TH-12TH 2016

Waves of Joy International Ministries, together with their Pillars invite you to a 3-Day conference to celebrate their 2nd anniversary. The conference will take place June 10th – 12th in Beltsville, Maryland. – Hosts: Minister Sam Kariuki & Evangelist Mercy Agnes – Hosting Pastor: Pastor Geoffrey Gatambia & Mrs Gatambia – Guest Speaker: Rev John […]

Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

It is with much regret and deep sorrow that we announce the sad demise of our friend and sister from Jersey City NJ, Esther Ndakalu which occurred in the morning of April 25th 2016  at Jersey City Medical Center where she was being treated for Idiopathic congestive heart failure since November  2015. Esther is survived by […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day. (2 Peter 3:8 NIV) Our perception of time is different from God’s perception of time. The context of these inspiring words is about watching and waiting for the […]

Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

Do you qualify to be called a role model?:Psychologists tell us our thinking and actions are different at each stage of our lives. For instance, a wild school leaver’s adrenaline boils to an extent he wholeheartedly embraces night life while a 50-year old would extremely be bored in the same situation While it is understandable that […]

Inspirational message:Laws of Love‏

Inspirational message:Laws of Love‏

God wants you to live in the moment. He wants you to savor every minute you have with your loved ones on this planet, but he also wants you to live with an eternal perspective. I was watching a football game recently on DVR. I knew the outcome of the game because I’d seen the final score on […]

Other Recent Posts

Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

A woman has been found alive in the rubble six days after a building collapsed in Huruma, Nairobi. Rescuers found the woman at 11.47am Thursday. She is said to be weak but with no visible injuries. National Disaster Management Unit Incident Commander Pius Maasai said she is being attended to by doctors at the scene. […]

Continue Reading

Kenyan woman passes away in Baltimore Maryland

Kenyan woman passes away in Baltimore Maryland

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

We regret to announce the Sudden passing of Rosemary Waithera Gicheru at Northwest Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland on 4/25/2016. She was a daughter of the late John and Wanjiru Gichuki, mother to John Gicheru, Anthony Kamau Ndungu, Betty Njoki Ndungu and Jimmy Kagwr Ndungu. The late was sister to Dorcas Wambui Maina, Patrick Gichuki Gicheru, […]

Continue Reading

Kenyan Actor Makes Top 3 of BET’s “Top Actor Africa” Reality Show

Kenyan Actor Makes Top 3 of BET’s “Top Actor Africa” Reality Show

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Kenyan actor, Alex Khayo Khainga, is among the three finalists for BET’s hotly contested reality contest “Top Actor Africa”. The 27 year old will be battling out for the coveted title of Top Actor Africa against Jesse Suntele and Shamilla Miller – both from South Africa. On top of the Top Actor Afica title, Alex stands a chance of winning a $10,000 […]

Continue Reading

PHOTO:Robert Alai Caught Pants Down

PHOTO:Robert Alai Caught Pants Down

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Blogger Robert Alai is mostly a trusted blogger. Many times his exposés are true, but a couple of times he has been caught on the wrong side of facts. When Nairobi went under water last week, of course Alai could not let it slide without adding his voice. Like his usual posts, he tried to add some sensationalism […]

Continue Reading

Maybe Raila has been listening to his critics

Maybe Raila has been listening to his critics

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

In Kenya, key advisers of leading political figures rarely come out to tell us “the inside story”. But in the case of Raila Odinga, we have had two men who worked very closely with him tell us exactly what their experience was of working at such close quarters with Raila. One is the former Prime […]

Continue Reading

Diaspora story:Kenyan Native Signs With New York Jets

Diaspora story:Kenyan Native Signs With New York Jets

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Kenyan native Helva Matungulu who was only introduced to American football five years ago, has been signed by the New York Jets. A graduate of Western Carolina University, Matungulu stumbled into football during his first few days at the school while looking for directions. He was a molecular biology student at the school and had […]

Continue Reading

KENYAN FEMALE DJ TAKING GERMANY BY STORM

KENYAN FEMALE DJ TAKING GERMANY BY STORM

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Kenya’s first female professional Dee Jay (DJ), Philly Ojala, stage name, Aisher Philly, has gained increasing prominence and popularity in entertainment scenes in Germany.   Philly’s trajectory as a dj, was not smooth sailing.  It initially started when she was a member of the school choir. Her singing talent while in the school choir impressed her teachers.  […]

Continue Reading

Babu Owino arrested, to spend night in Kilimani police station

Babu Owino arrested, to spend night in Kilimani police station

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Students Organization of Nairobi University (SONU) Chairman Babu Owino has been arrested for alleged assault of university students. Owino was arrested on Wednesday night and taken to Kilimani Police station where he was locked up for alleged assault. The student leader will be arraigned in court on Thursday. -the-star.co.ke  

Continue Reading

WAVES OF JOY ANNIVERSARY AND CONFERENCE,JUNE 10TH-12TH 2016

WAVES OF JOY ANNIVERSARY AND CONFERENCE,JUNE 10TH-12TH 2016

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Waves of Joy International Ministries, together with their Pillars invite you to a 3-Day conference to celebrate their 2nd anniversary. The conference will take place June 10th – 12th in Beltsville, Maryland. – Hosts: Minister Sam Kariuki & Evangelist Mercy Agnes – Hosting Pastor: Pastor Geoffrey Gatambia & Mrs Gatambia – Guest Speaker: Rev John […]

Continue Reading

Raila, Kalonzo MoU was a raw deal – Ngilu

Raila, Kalonzo MoU was a raw deal – Ngilu

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Wiper and ODM’s MoU on general elections was a raw deal, Charity Ngilu has said, citing lack of commitment. “We know about the history of MoUs in this country,” said the former Lands CS who has been a critic of Raila Odinga’s Cord coalition. “What I have heard about the Cord MoU is that once […]

Continue Reading

PHOTOS/VIDEO:Requiem Mass held for Mama Lucy Kibaki

PHOTOS/VIDEO:Requiem Mass held for Mama Lucy Kibaki

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

The requiem Mass for former First Lady Lucy Kibaki was held Wednesday at the Consolata Shrine in Westlands, Nairobi. Close members of the family, led by former President Mwai Kibaki, held prayers beside the casket that was draped in the Kenyan flag at the Lee Funeral Home before it was driven to the church. Dozens […]

Continue Reading

Diplomats criticise Cord’s IEBC protest

Diplomats criticise Cord’s IEBC protest

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

Eleven foreign diplomats on Wednesday criticised calls by the opposition to occupy electoral commission offices countrywide and force its top officials to resign. The diplomats, led by US ambassador Robert Godec, at the same time called on Kenyans and political leaders to help in ensuring that electoral and judicial institutions are strong, effective and enjoy […]

Continue Reading

Hilarious Video:Mzungu Woman Pull Off a Nigerian Accent Impressively

Hilarious Video:Mzungu Woman Pull Off a Nigerian Accent Impressively

| May 4, 2016 | Comments

You will agree with me that the Nigerian accent is one of the more popular accents across the world. Here in Kenya, it is quite popular to the point that some comedians have successful careers out of imitating the Nigerians. Well, if you thought a Kenyan trying out the accent is funny, the video you […]

Continue Reading