Jubilee candidate in the upcoming by-election slated for November 7, McDonald Mariga, was a man no longer at ease. For a while in the campaign trail, he has seemed to pull the crowd, making his rivals question their assumed popularity. Mariga’s car was pelted with stones, and in one instance, tyres were set ablaze in the middle of the road, a few metres from a towering billboard with the candidate’s face.Kibra poll do or die for Raila amid claims of rigging. The chaos came a few days after ODM petitioned the electoral commission to open an internal probe into vote-rigging … Continue reading Mariga’s Campaign car Pelted with Stones at kibra
Interior CS Fred Matiang’i on Saturday rubbished a notice going round that Monday, October 14, 2019, will be a public holiday to celebrate Eliud Kipchoge’s historic feat in Vienna. Through a tweet seen by Messach News, Matiang’i said that the notice is fake and did not come from his office.“NOTICE TO ALL KENYANS. The notice attached is FAKE. Kindly ignore,” he said.According to the notice that had been shared earlier, Monday was to be a public holiday to mark the INEOS159 Challenge. The challenge dubbed ‘INEOS 1:59 Challenge’ was staged in Vienna, Austria, with a total of 41 pacesetters from … Continue reading “No Holiday on 14th October” Says Matiang’i
Business tycoon Jimi Wanjigi on Saturday evening disowned a Twitter account bearing his name that had claimed he was going to buy Eliud Kipchoge a private jet after beating the INEOS 1:59 marathon challenge. The businessman said that the account bearing the username @jimiwanjigi1 does not belong to him and that it is being operated by an imposter. “It is a fake account, it has nothing to do with me but we are proud of Eliud Kipchoge for what he has done for the human race and for Kenya in particular,” This came after the world record holder Eliud Kipchoge … Continue reading Jimi Wanjigi denies promising Eliud Kipchoge private jet, says the social media accounts under his name are fake
Raila Junior Odinga has made two demands to the government after the body of a mother and her daughter were retrieved from the Indian Ocean on Friday. Taking to his twitter handle a few minutes after the 13-days recovery mission was completed, the son of the ODM party leader, Raila Odinga, demanded that someone should be held liable for the tragedy. “Finally some closure at the Likoni Channel, families of Mariam Kighenda & daughter Amanda can now give their loved ones a befitting send-off, the tragedy shouldn’t have happened, someone needs to take responsibility,” tweeted Raila Junior. Raila Junior Odinga@Railajunior … Continue reading Raila Junior Demands Compensation to the Bereaved family of the ferry Victims
Another zebra foal with a unique skin pattern has been spotted in Maasai Mara, Narok county. Pictures show that the foal with albino-like features; black and white stripes are only seen on its neck and legs.Reports indicate that the foal has been named Manie after John Manie Kipas, the tour guide who spotted it. Emmanuel Kibitok said: “Someone is painting Zebras in Maasai Mara” as Joshua Kavuvi echoed his sentiments. Egypt zoo accused of painting donkey, passing it off as zebraGitweeta posted a picture of the recent finding alongside that of Tira, a rare polka-dotted zebra that was spotted in … Continue reading It seems like someone is painting zebras in Masaai Mara
Akothee is doing her due diligence as a S Airways brand ambassador, but it might notThe ‘Muje’ crooner took to social media to calm fears after news of the Silverstone Airways plane crash broke out. According to reports, the Fokker 50 5Y-IZO plane that had 50 passengers and 5 crew members on board veered off the runway and crashed, landing on its belly a few meters from the runway en route to Mombasa. Fortunately, no souls were lost in the freak accident however, many have taken to social media to question the capabilities of the pilot and the state of … Continue reading Akothe responds to Wilson Airport Accident
The brothers – Nasur Hamed Sayed & Said Hamed Sayed, lost their lives after their fishing boat capsized off the coastal town of Kilifi, Messach News reported. According to reports, the two were in the company of two of their friends – Sayed Hamet and Harun Abeid, when the disaster struck. The chairman of the coastal line in Watamu, Osman Mwambire, confirmed the incident, going on to announce that the two friends narrowly escaped the fate of the two brothers after they were rescued by the areas’ emergency rescue team. A passenger boat crosses the Indian Ocean. Two brothers lost … Continue reading Two More Die in Indian Ocean After Likoni Ferry Tragedy
Kenya telco Safaricom has announced that it will revamp its mobile money platform M-Pesa logo for the next seven days to pay homage to marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge. Speaking while unveiling the logo on Wednesday in the capital Nairobi, the telco’s acting CEO Michael Joseph said the move demonstrates Safaricom’s commitment to be “part of Kenyans way of life”.“In honour of this attempt [INEOS 1:59 Challenge] we will change our MPesa logo for the next seven days to show our loyalty and affinity to him and also to wish him well,” said Mr Joseph. Kipchoge, 34, will be attempting … Continue reading The M-PESA new look that will last for seven days to honour marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge ahead of the INEOS 1:59 Challenge.
Directorate of Criminal investigation (DCI) under the leadership of George Kinoti has cautioned Kenyans against buying mobile phones, laptops, TV sets and other electronics from Individuals or dealers with no fixed Physical Address. In a Twitter thread, DCI advised Kenyans to refrain from buying electronic gadgets from suspicious outlets, as most of the items are stolen from innocent Citizens by armed gangsters who later sell them. “CAUTION!!! The Public is hereby WARNED never to buy any Electronic Gadget including Laptops, Mobile Phones, TV Sets etc from an Individual or a Dealer who has no fixed Physical Address; Identifiable trading Building/ … Continue reading DCI boss George Kinoti warn Kenyans against buying Mobile Phones and Laptops from The following people
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has said that the bodies of the mother and child in the Likoni tragedy will not be retrieved from the Indian Ocean. He asked Kenya Ferry Services to stop lying to Kenyans that the bodies of Mariam Kighenda and daughter Amand Mutheu will be retrieved. He said the Government should fire KFS Boss Bakari Gowa for putting in risk the lives of more than 300,000 passengers that cross the Likoni and Mtongwe channels between the island and the South Coast mainland every day.“Kenya Ferry Services should stop giving Kenyans hope that they will recover the … Continue reading “Bodies in Likoni Tragedy Will Not Be Recovered” Says Moses Kuria.