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Subukia and its links with top Kikuyu singers

Share this on WhatsAppThe name Subukia, a town at the base of the Rift Valley escarpments, always gets mentioned when one talks about Kikuyu music. The town rivals Murang’a in… Read more »

Tributes pour as Mighty Salim exits life’s stage

Share this on WhatsAppThe curtains closed and the sound of a microphone drop reverberated far and wide in the ears of lovers of Mugithi music after the Subukia-based musical Salim family lost… Read more »

We were so dirt poor, I wore my sister’s pink hand-me-down underwear to school

Share this on WhatsAppPeter Liech grew up in such abject poverty that he had to repeat class eight four times for lack of fees. He tells The Nairobian how one man’s faith… Read more »

Philip Mayaka’s amazing voyage from Kenya to MLS and Colorado Rapids [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppThe dusty, rock-strewn field where Mike Potempa first spotted Philip Mayaka’s talent is a striking sight for audiences accustomed to the manicured pitches of MLS and other… Read more »

Kenyan NHS worker in UK stuck in Kenya as settled status documents are rejected

Share this on WhatsAppOfficials at Nairobi airport say Home Office documents issued to Doreen Kathambi are not valid An NHS worker has been left stranded in Kenya because she has… Read more »

Six Kenyans earn USA college basketball scholarships

Share this on WhatsAppSix basketballers have secured full educational scholarships to United States colleges after impressing coach Robert Lihalakha at one-day trials in Nairobi’s Umoja II BasketballCourt on Monday. The… Read more »

Rickety Nairobi city estates to fall in Badi’s housing renewal plan

Share this on WhatsAppThe Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) is embarking on an ambitious plan to build over 62,000 affordable housing units in Nairobi to ease the strain of housing in… Read more »

[VIDEO] Police probe land deal link in America-based nurse family’s murder in Karura, Kiambu County

Share this on WhatsAppA land transaction that America-based nurse Nicholas Njoroge Warunge was undertaking before his brutal murder is the focus of investigations. The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) will… Read more »

The Real Queen’s Gambit: How Kenyan Elsa Majimbo Is Winning Over A Global Audience, One Move At A Time

Share this on WhatsAppOne of the brightest stars to emerge from 2020 is Kenya-based social media sensation, Elsa Majimbo. If you haven’t seen her viral Instagram videos, which often feature… Read more »

Esther Nakajjigo Of Denver Decapitated By Gate :Family Files $270M Wrongful Death Claim Against Arches National Park [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsApp‘Trying To Figure Out How To Move Forward’: Widower Of Denver Woman Decapitated By Gate At Arches National Park Struggles After Trauma The family of a woman… Read more »

Inside the battle for control of Michuki’s multibillion empire

Share this on WhatsAppTwo weeks ago, former Kiambu governor William Kabogo was driving out of the Windsor Golf Hotel residential area when he was stopped by picketing workers claiming to… Read more »

I Left America To Kenya To Be An Animal Farmer in Kiambu County [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppThe Image of Africa has been distorted around the globe and we are changing the narratives via Youtube videos One Country At Time.Until the history of Africa… Read more »

Kenyan Woman Pleads Guilty to Marriage Fraud Conspiracy

Share this on WhatsApp A Kenyan national pleaded guilty in federal court today to her role in a marriage fraud conspiracy. Fidelina Mwelu Mutisya, 61, of Winchester, Ohio, pleaded guilty before… Read more »

The Baby Stealers :The underworld of buying and selling babies on Nairobi’s black market [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppSh45,000 in Kenya can mean rent for some people. For others, it means three months’ salary. For others, it represents an unprecedented windfall while for others still,… Read more »

Police in Nakuru bust ring making fake chili and tomato sauce by mixing various chemicals

Share this on WhatsAppYou have been urged to be cautious of the products you buy or use after police bust a syndicate manufacturing and supplying fake products that were harmful… Read more »