The weird casualness that marks Kikuyu funerals

A little while ago, writer Jackson Biko attended the funeral of his father-in-law in some part of Central Kenya. While the mood at a funeral is usually sober, Biko was… Read more »

Deputy President William Ruto (right), Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto and Murang’a Senator Kembi Gitura during a fund-raising event for Joyful Women Organisation in Bomet

DP Ruto, Bomet Governor face-off during a fund raiser in Bomet County [VIDEO]

Deputy President William Ruto and Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto engaged in a public war of words at fundraising in aid of women groups Saturday with their supporters engaging in shouting… Read more »


Randy father-in-law in Vihiga County sneaks into son’s bedroom, fondles sleeping wife

Villagers in Givogi, Vihiga County, are still reeling from shock after a seemingly randy father-in-law disgraced himself by sneaking into his married son’s bedroom, and began fondling his sleeping wife… Read more »

A view of the 624 Soweto self-contained apartments in Kibera - See more at:

Finance Bill sets stage for rent increase

RENTS are likely to shoot up next year following the passage of the Financial Bill, 2015. The Bill requires landlords earning less than gross rental income of Sh10 million a… Read more »


Kanu dirty politics led to fall from grace of John Cheruiyot

John Cheruiyot, jailed for a 21 year-old Kanu debt, was born and brought up in a strict Christian family. He is the son of the late Ezekiel Birech, an African… Read more »


How Tricksters acquire fake academic degrees in kenya

Do you have money? Then buy a degree With new constitutional requirements for holders of certain political offices to have university education and the unstoppable cut-throat competition in the job… Read more »

Harvard University law professor Alex Whiting

Kenya was not duped at ICC meet, Havard law expert says

Whereas Kenya feels that it was duped to support amendment to Rule 68 of the International Criminal Court Rules of Procedure and Evidence on the basis that it would not… Read more »

ODM leader Raila Odinga addresses journalists after a meeting of the party’s top organs at Maanzoni Lodge in Machakos County

John Mbadi: We needed Raila Odinga in House

After the dust had settled and the Jubilee Coalition had taken office, Opposition chiefs came back from their post-election holiday and slowly began to adjust to the realities of their… Read more »

Why I Have Beef with Raila Odinga - Mutahi Ngunyi

Why I Have Beef with Raila Odinga – Mutahi Ngunyi

Controversial political scientist Mutahi’s Ngunyi whose infamous ‘POVERTY STRICKEN LUOs’ ethnic slur sent Nyanza residents huffing with fury found himself in unfamiliar territory when a tyranny of furious ‘twitterati’ descended… Read more »


Kenyan electrocuted in London flat [VIDEO]

A 31-year-old IT professional was pronounced dead at the scene when London`s Metropolitan Police from the Islington Station forced their way into his flat and found his lifeless body in… Read more »


Kenyan gets 15 years in prison in U.S. for funding Islamist militant groups

A Kenyan man was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday by a judge in Miami after pleading guilty to funneling $11,600 dollars to U.S.-designated terrorist organizations in Africa… Read more »

Administration Police recruits report at their training college in Embakasi

How Kenya is changing under new Constitution

The Constitution promulgated five years ago this week has brought about a number of earth-shaking changes that have dramatically altered Kenya’s socio-economic and political landscape. It has hit the government… Read more »

Who?s your daddy? Juja MP Francis Waititu, Martha Wanjiru and Joseph Njuguna

New twist in Juja MP sex saga as another man claims child

The Juja MP sex saga yesterday took a new twist, when a 28-year-old mobile phone dealer in Nairobi claimed responsibility for the pregnancy. Joseph Njuguna said he, not Juja MP… Read more »

The Neno Evangelism Centre on Haile Selassie Avenue in Nairobi

Man sues pastor Ng’ang’a church over Sh2 million deposit for prayers

Pastor Ng’ang’a’s Neno Evangelism Centre’s accounts frozen as Man Seeks Sh2 Million ‘Seed’ Refund Bank accounts belonging to the Neno Evangelism Centre, which is headed by Pastor James Maina Ng’ang’a,… Read more »


Passport to America episode 1: New Reality Show by Kenyans in the US [VIDEO]

Perception is that when you come to America you are set for good life. What you do not realize is that you have to start all over again. Look for… Read more »