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Matatu Driver Assaulted Me While Passengers Watched and Did Nothing

Wairimu Muthoni, 26, was physically assaulted and thrown out of a matatu. She shared her ordeal with Nation.co.ke and explained why she will not rest until justice is served. I have never owned a car, so matatus have been my means of choice. Or should I say means by force! My ordeal...

You Need Patience and Passion to Have a Successful Career -Tom Mulwa

In addition to being a skilled golfer, Tom Mulwa, 50, is a member of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), chairman of Insurance Training and Education Trust (ITET), former Chairman of Association of Insurance Brokers of Kenya and former chairman of the Karen Country Club. What does your job entail? I...

Drive-in sex booths proposed for Berlin’s historic Tempelhof airport

Berlin’s former Tempelhof airport has witnessed some major events in its time — a Nazi airfield during World War II, it was the site of the Berlin airlift during the Cold War, and most recently an emergency shelter for refugees fleeing Syria. In 2008, it was taken out of...

Point, Blank, No More Period

  Picture it: It’s hot girl summer all over the...

Rape and murder of 80-year-old granny leaves village in shock – Nairobi News

A 80-year-old woman was on Sunday reportedly raped and strangled at Kianyange Village. The body of Jedida Wanjiru Wanjohi was discovered by her three-year-old grandson on Sunday evening who then alerted other family members. FOUND DEAD The young boy informed the other family members that “her grandmother has refused to wake up.” This...

Highlights from Episode 2 of East Africa’s Got Talent

The second episode of East Africa’s Got Talent kicked off on a high note with an electric performance from all-male dance-acrobatic group Kimya Kimya from Nairobi. The team, a majority of them clad in Golden State Warriors Point Guard Steph Curry’s jerseys, proceeded to the next stage after receiving...

18 tips on how to love a successful career woman

1. Don’t pursue her for her money or to make yourself...

Why Eid Ul-Adha is considered the holiest Islamic festival – Nairobi News

Eid Ul-Adha, which translates to the Festival of Sacrifice, is celebrated annually by billions of Muslims around the world. One of the most important holidays of the Islamic calendar, Eid Ul-Adha marks the height of the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Eid Ul-Adha is the second of two Islamic...

Inside the deadly gangs of Mombasa – Nairobi News

They are young, ruthless and dangerous. Armed with crude weapons, the gang members in Mombasa have maimed and killed many, causing jitters among residents. The machete-wielding gangs have unleashed terror in the various sub-counties within Mombasa, with Likoni and Kisauni being among the most affected. The Sunday Nation has managed to get...

60 witnesses, 7 years later, ‘fake cop’ Waiganjo still a free man – Nairobi News

When Mr Joshua Karianjahi Waiganjo, a man suspected to have masqueraded as an Assistant Commissioner of Police in Nakuru, was arrested in 2013, the news sent shock waves across the country, with questions being raised on how a civilian could infiltrate the inner circles of the police force. Interestingly, even...

How sexual harassment claim ruined my social life and career – Nairobi News

If you thought tweets are harmless, writer and journalist Tony Mochama will prove you wrong. His wife of three years left him because of a Twitter storm started by two women. Ms Wambui Mwangi and Ms Shailja Patel were tweeting furiously in the week starting September 21, 2014. Their message was that...

Second cancer patient commits suicide after diagnosis – Nairobi News

A 65-year-old man who was allegedly diagnosed with cancer has committed suicide at Kwa Mwaura village in Laikipia East Sub-county. Laikipia County Police Commander Maxwell Nyaema said Tabathia Mugambi hanged himself in his house on Thursday evening. “The deceased left behind a suicide note that was found in his house about...

In Nigeria, your genetic makeup can decide if you get a second date

First date questions in many parts of the world usually revolve around hobbies or favorite TV shows. But in Nigeria, the first date conversation is more likely to be about your DNA than if you watch ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ or where you like to vacation. Many people don’t want to...

R. Kelly charged with prostitution involving a minor in Minnesota

Singer R. Kelly has been charged with two counts of engaging in prostitution with a person under 18 in Minnesota, prosecutors said Monday. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced the charges against the performer, whose legal name is Robert Sylvester Kelly. Kelly is being charged by a summons, Freeman...

Kiss TV’s DJ Hypnotiq Loses 13 Kgs in 6 Weeks Without Hitting the Gym

Kiss TV’s music director Eric Mwendwa alias Dj Hypnotiq has joined the growing number of Kenyan public figures who have gone public about their weight issues. The ‘Live on Blast’ DJ might have started his weight loss regimen less than two months ago, but he is making some remarkable progress. Better...

Pregnant woman handed 30 years for killing drunk husband – Nairobi News

A 28-year-old pregnant woman will spend 30 years in jail for killing her drunk husband following an altercation. High Court in Nyeri sentenced Emily Mukiri on Thursday after she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of manslaughter. The offence was reduced from murder after plea bargaining with prosecution. Emily admitted to...

Tourist, guide and porters rescued after getting lost in Mt Kenya National Park – Nairobi News

A tourist, a guide and two porters, who got lost while on an adventure in Mount Kenya National Park, have been found and evacuated by a rescue team from the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS). The group of four spent six days in the forest after losing their way while descending...

Brazil inmate found dead after foiled escape disguised as daughter – Nairobi News

A Brazilian drug trafficker, who had attempted to escape from prison disguised as his teenage daughter, was found dead in his cell on Tuesday, officials said. Clauvino da Silva, nicknamed “Shorty” or “Baixinho” in Portuguese, made headlines after he was caught Saturday trying to walk out the front door of...

The artist known as Yegonizer putting Kenya on Canvas

  [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MbP2InSGuE?feature=oembed&w=710&h=399] The Yegonizer got an early start when it...

Woman who stripped naked at lover’s airport office charged in court – Nairobi News

A woman who allegedly stormed and stripped naked inside her lover’s office at Wilson Airport in Nairobi was arraigned in court on Monday. Dorcus Nduku was charged with invading the Kenya Aeronautical College at Wilson Airport on July 3 and causing disturbance in a manner likely to breach peace. According to...

Family’s dream shattered after ‘pregnancy’ turns out to be false – Nairobi News

For eight months, Ms Loureen Awuor sought antenatal services at Utange Medical Centre in Mombasa, where the health workers assured her that her unborn baby was doing fine. Ms Awuor, 23, and her husband, Ken Murimi, 29, were expecting their firstborn. They even chose a name, Gabriele; bought clothes, diapers...

“We Go on Holidays With Our Househelps,” Says Lulu Hassan

TV celebrity couple Lulu Hassan and her husband Rashid Abdalla recently celebrated 10 years of marriage. During that time, they have been blessed with two boys and more recently, a baby girl. Speaking to Word Is, Lulu was asked how she has managed to juggle between work and family. “Our house helps...

Woman commits suicide after being diagnosed with breast cancer – Nairobi News

A 40-year-old woman from Naivasha has committed suicide after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. The woman, identified as Purity Muthoni, has been undergoing treatment in various hospitals after she developed a growth on one breast. But it was only after visiting Kenyatta National Hospital that she was diagnosed with cancer. After...

Body of MP’s son who died in swimming pool expected home – Nairobi News

The body of Chris Atema Masaka, the first-born son of Ikolomani MP Bernard Shinali, who drowned in the US 10 days ago, will be flown home on Wednesday. According to Robert Ayitsi, the deceased’s brother, arrangement to have the brought body home have been concluded. Masaka, who was serving in the...

Living With Cancer and HIV Won’t Put Me Down

Serah Mwangi is a 46-year-old high school teacher who has been fighting a bruising battle with cancer and also lives with HIV.The English Literature teacher contracted HIV 22 years ago and is determined to use her story to spread hope. “That time there were no ARVs. I knew that I was going to...

Amputee Biker Bill Kasanda Shares his Physical and Psychological Recovery Journey

Bill Kasanda, a professional biker and Mental Health Awareness Ambassador...

Healthy Lifestyle Tips By Cancer Specialist Dr Catherine Nyongesa

Dr Catherine Nyongesa, founder, owner and chief executive of Texas Cancer Centre, in Nairobi With an estimated 47,887 new cancer cases and over 32,987 reported deaths annually, there are many different things that you can do to reduce the risk factors. Cancer specialists Dr Catherine Nyongesa and Dr Ahmed Komen share their...

Primary school teacher whose diploma was rejected attains PhD – Nairobi News

Sitting under an avocado tree that serves as a staffroom, Dr Mainye Momanyi both inspires and frustrates the aspirations of his fellow teachers at Chitago DEB Public Primary School. The tall head teacher, who keeps his long hair well-combed, has become an inspiration to fellow learners after managing to scale...

Things You Didn’t Know About Founder of Suzie Beauty

Suzie Wokabbi is the founder and Chief Creative of Suzie Beauty, which is Kenya’s very first make up brand. She is also a wife and a mother to two. **************************************************** I am usually awake by 6.30am every morning as I have two boys who need to be up, fed and ready...

Pesh meets Posh in Princess Diary

Fashion Model Peris Wanjiku popularly known as Pesh stars in Capital Lifestyle’s...
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