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VIDEO:Kenyan woman’s car stolen at Jiffy Lube as she waits for oil change in California

VIDEO:Kenyan woman’s car stolen at Jiffy Lube as she waits for oil change in California

A woman who brought her car to a Jiffy Lube in Riverside for an oil change told KTLA on Tuesday that the vehicle was stolen from the business while she was sitting in the waiting room. It happened sometime after 5 p.m. on Monday at a Jiffy Lube in the 3600 block of La Sierra […]

Raila shakes up ODM party ahead of 2017

Raila shakes up ODM party ahead of 2017

Opposition chief Raila Odinga is shaking up Orange House, the nerve center of his political activities, and seeking new blood in a bold strategy for 2017. The Star has established that all five long-serving directors at Orange House have been told to reapply for their jobs and the directorate is being expanded to nine. Last […]

VIDEO:Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

VIDEO: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. […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Raila admits that every Kenyan including him, has paid bribes to get things done

Raila admits that every Kenyan including him, has paid bribes to get things done

The former Kenyan Prime Minister, Raila Odinga, told Al Jazeera English’s Mehdi Hasan that he was “very worried” that next year’s general election could turn violent and that he would not participate if the Electoral Commission is not reformed in time.   “We need to address factors that may lead us to a state of […]

Raila-Moi Handshake Sparks Interesting Theories

Raila-Moi Handshake Sparks Interesting Theories

A photo of Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga posing together with retired Presidents Daniel Moi and Mwai Kibaki has sparked a myriad of reactions on social media. The three political veterans had met at Mr Kibaki’s home to condole the former President’s family following the death of former First Lady Lucy Kibaki. The interesting photo capturing […]

QUEEN OF COMEDY KANSIIME ANNE SUING  TV STATIONS

QUEEN OF COMEDY KANSIIME ANNE SUING TV STATIONS

East Africa’s leading comedian Anne Kansiime is suing a Ugandan telecom company and two local television stations demanding Sh3 million for copyright breach. Media reports in Uganda indicate that the Ugandan entertainer, who earned plaudits for her standout acting talents on Kenyan TV with the show Don’t Mess With Kansiime, is accusing Uganda Telecom, alongside Ugandan […]

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

Kenyan Diaspora returns home,overwhelmed by what he sees

Kenyan Diaspora returns home,overwhelmed by what he sees

Mr. Nelson Muriuki a resident of London has  been away from Kenya for more than 10 years. He happened to go to Kenya last week for the burial of his wife. Speaking to Mr. Seed from Kenya Mr. Muriuki had this to say: “Mr. Seed, I am in Thika today where I look like a […]

Kenyan Immigrant shares story of the ‘Canadian dream’

Kenyan Immigrant shares story of the ‘Canadian dream’

On May 30, 1999, Abdi Sokoro arrived in Saskatchewan from Kenya to be reunited with his wife and five children, who came as refugees from Somalia two years earlier. Sokoro said the transition from Eastern Africa to the Prairies is difficult to describe in words. He said calling it ‘different’ is an understatement. “Ecstatic, challenging, […]

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 […]

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

Inspirational Message:Dealing with Your Reality.

Inspirational Message:Dealing with Your Reality.

We all have interruptions of our own realities through which we might look at  someone’s situation, problem or   hardship. Even when we have gone through similar hardships, we will never really interpret someone’s reality or pain to match the intensity or degree of their situation.The interpretation of reality is very unique and personal for each […]

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 […]

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Raila admits that every Kenyan including him, has paid bribes to get things done

Raila admits that every Kenyan including him, has paid bribes to get things done

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

The former Kenyan Prime Minister, Raila Odinga, told Al Jazeera English’s Mehdi Hasan that he was “very worried” that next year’s general election could turn violent and that he would not participate if the Electoral Commission is not reformed in time.   “We need to address factors that may lead us to a state of […]

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VIDEO:Kenyan woman’s car stolen at Jiffy Lube as she waits for oil change in California

VIDEO:Kenyan woman’s car stolen at Jiffy Lube as she waits for oil change in California

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

A woman who brought her car to a Jiffy Lube in Riverside for an oil change told KTLA on Tuesday that the vehicle was stolen from the business while she was sitting in the waiting room. It happened sometime after 5 p.m. on Monday at a Jiffy Lube in the 3600 block of La Sierra […]

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Kenyan Diaspora returns home,overwhelmed by what he sees

Kenyan Diaspora returns home,overwhelmed by what he sees

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

Mr. Nelson Muriuki a resident of London has  been away from Kenya for more than 10 years. He happened to go to Kenya last week for the burial of his wife. Speaking to Mr. Seed from Kenya Mr. Muriuki had this to say: “Mr. Seed, I am in Thika today where I look like a […]

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Kenyan Immigrant shares story of the ‘Canadian dream’

Kenyan Immigrant shares story of the ‘Canadian dream’

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

On May 30, 1999, Abdi Sokoro arrived in Saskatchewan from Kenya to be reunited with his wife and five children, who came as refugees from Somalia two years earlier. Sokoro said the transition from Eastern Africa to the Prairies is difficult to describe in words. He said calling it ‘different’ is an understatement. “Ecstatic, challenging, […]

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Inspirational Message:Dealing with Your Reality.

Inspirational Message:Dealing with Your Reality.

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

We all have interruptions of our own realities through which we might look at  someone’s situation, problem or   hardship. Even when we have gone through similar hardships, we will never really interpret someone’s reality or pain to match the intensity or degree of their situation.The interpretation of reality is very unique and personal for each […]

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Raila-Moi Handshake Sparks Interesting Theories

Raila-Moi Handshake Sparks Interesting Theories

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

A photo of Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga posing together with retired Presidents Daniel Moi and Mwai Kibaki has sparked a myriad of reactions on social media. The three political veterans had met at Mr Kibaki’s home to condole the former President’s family following the death of former First Lady Lucy Kibaki. The interesting photo capturing […]

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QUEEN OF COMEDY KANSIIME ANNE SUING  TV STATIONS

QUEEN OF COMEDY KANSIIME ANNE SUING TV STATIONS

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

East Africa’s leading comedian Anne Kansiime is suing a Ugandan telecom company and two local television stations demanding Sh3 million for copyright breach. Media reports in Uganda indicate that the Ugandan entertainer, who earned plaudits for her standout acting talents on Kenyan TV with the show Don’t Mess With Kansiime, is accusing Uganda Telecom, alongside Ugandan […]

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Raila shakes up ODM party ahead of 2017

Raila shakes up ODM party ahead of 2017

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

Opposition chief Raila Odinga is shaking up Orange House, the nerve center of his political activities, and seeking new blood in a bold strategy for 2017. The Star has established that all five long-serving directors at Orange House have been told to reapply for their jobs and the directorate is being expanded to nine. Last […]

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Wiper stands by trashed MoU

Wiper stands by trashed MoU

| May 5, 2016 | Comments

Former Vice-President Kalonzo Musyoka’s party wants the agreement between it and its main opposition coalition partner ODM on presidential terms reviewed ahead of the elections next year, officials of his Wiper Democratic Movement party have said. Wiper Secretary-General Omar Hassan on Wednesday paraded seven Members of Parliament who are part of Wiper’s leadership at a […]

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VIDEO:Woman found alive 6 days after Huruma building collapse

VIDEO: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. […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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