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Ezekiel Mutua Suggests “Get a Wife and Settle Down,” To Larry Madowo

May 16, 2018

It appears there is still no love lost between Kenya’s moral cop Ezekiel Mutua and journalist Larry Madowo. This after the Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) Chief Executive Officer launched a scathing attack against the BBC Africa business editor on social media. Taking to Twitter, Ezekiel, who only a day ago got on the wrong side of Kenyans […]

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Kenya’s Natural Beauty – VIDEO filmed at Maasai Mara

September 14, 2015

Mexican wildlife, travel and underwater photographer & filmmaker Fernando O’Farrill has just made a beautiful video on Kenya’s natural beauty. Titled ‘African Savanna’, the video is filmed at the Maasai Mara and the quality is just superb. The brief narration is top-notch, and the dramatic music used is just brilliant. Perhaps relevant authorities should take advantage of […]

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Donald Trump’s Past Mansion is on Sale for Sh5.6 Billion… and it’s Grandiose

September 6, 2015

The Georgian Colonial-style home was built in 1939.

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Usain Bolt was Knocked Over by a Segway!!!

August 29, 2015

Usain Bolt won gold in the 200 metres at the world athletics championships in Beijing, but his victory lap was short-lived after a cameraman on a segway accidentally knocked him over. Bolt crashed to the ground but was unhurt, and later avoided another incident when a member of the crowd jumped the fence seeking a […]

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Kenyans are Excited by President Uhuru’s ‘Wax Figure’

August 22, 2015

In other countries, celebrities have wax figures. In Kenya however, we have cardboard cut-outs, and photoshop. I’ve bumped into a photo of this guy posing with a figure/picture of President Uhuru in army uniform. We’re having some debate here. Is this a cardboard cut-out, photoshop or wax. I would not put my money on wax. This […]

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DSTV Moved All Major EPL Matches To the Sh8,200 Premium Package. Kenyans in Uproar!

August 10, 2015

The English Premier League started this weekend, but it was a huge disappointment for DSTV clients who had hoped to catch up with their favourite clubs on the Compact Plus package. Live EPL matches have traditionally been aired on Super Sport 3, exclusively available on Premium and Compact Plus packages. Basically, this was the channel […]

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Despite Family Billions, Raila Junior Laments at KQ’s Expensive Tickets

August 8, 2015

We had a story on Wednesday where we compared Kenya Airways’ ticket prices to those of Ethiopian Airlines on several popular routes. It emerged that our national carrier is very much overpriced, which probably explains the numerous empty seats on most of its flights. It happens that even the rich think KQ is overpriced. Raila […]

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The Story of Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan is Reason Why Kenyan Ladies Should Stick to Their Poor Boyfriends

August 4, 2015

In recent months, we’ve been hearing or even using the word ‘Sponsor’ or a more western world term, “SugarDaddy.” Basically it means a man who takes care of the financial needs of a lady. Typically, this is a man many years older than the girl. Socialites such as Huddah Monroe have popularized the term through […]

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