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Seeing Dead Bodies Made Me Quit TV Reporter Job – Sheila Kwamboka

Former Big Brother Africa (BBA) Kenya representative Sheila Kwamboka has recalled her experience working as a reporter for K24 TV. The Vybez Radio presenter, in an interview with SDE, recounted the moment she realised that she was not cut out for the job. It was while covering the post-election violence...

Man Returns Home After Half a Century, Says He Felt Ashamed to Return With Nothing

A man who had abandoned his family has returned home after disappearing for 51 years. Thanks to the ongoing evictions in Mau Forest, 81-year-old Francis Muthua Chege has reunited with his family, bringing business to a standstill in the sleepy village of Ikumbi, Kigumo Constituency in Murang’a County. Mr Muthua Chege left his...

Kamene Goro: I Tried to Commit Suicide Because of My Cheating Ex-husband

Kenyan radio personality Kamene Goro has opened up about sinking into depression to the point of trying to take her own life towards the end of her failed marriage. The Kiss 100 presenter made the revelation in a tell-all interview with True Love Magazine, September Edition. Kamene said her cheating husband...

My Wife Poured Acid on my Face and Tried to Electrocute Me: Dan Matakaya Recalls Acid Attack

Former Police Officer Dan Matakaya has recounted the shocking acid attack by his wife that left him blind. Matakaya, who was based in Kisii at the time of the incident, was fast asleep when his wife poured sulphuric acid solution on his face on the morning of September 21, 2013. “After she poured acid...

Let’s Stop Judging Celebrities with Failed Marriages, Gospel Songstress Urges

Award-winning gospel musician Shiro Wa GP has called on people to stop judging celebrities whose marriages have failed. Wa GP, who has been married to Antony Thuo for about 14 years, noted that celebrity marriages are not perfect and are just like any other marriage. “Celebrity marriages are always the target, and people think...

Mariga Not Out of the Woods Yet as Fresh Petition is Filed Contesting Kibra Nomination

How many obstacles must a man overcome in his bid to become an MP? Well, football star McDonald Mariga is quickly learning that there are many as he seeks to become the Kibra member of parliament. No sooner had the former Harambee Stars midfielder been cleared to contest in the...

Meeting President Trump was Like a Dream, Peter Tabichi on Visit to White House

The world’s best teacher Br Peter Tabichi has described his meeting with US President Donald Trump as a dream. The 2019 Global Teacher award winner started off his high-level engagements on education with a rare visit to the White House. Br Tabichi, a Franciscan Brother, visited Trump alongside Varkey Foundation Chairman Vikas Pota and founder of...

New KeMusic: Chris Kaiga Drops Fun Video for ‘Hizi Bundas’

If there is one Kenyan music act who is winning when it comes to creative music videos, then it is undoubtedly the fast-rising Chris Kaiga. The talented star may have been doing for music for nearly a decade, but claimed his spot in the scene following the release of his...

ODM Gives Kriss Darlin Sh250,000 after DJ Lost in Kibra Nominations

All is not lost for reggae DJ Kriss Darlin after his failed entry into politics as an aspiring MP for Kibra constituency. Not only did Kriss Darlin miss out on the ODM ticket but he was also booted by his former employer NTV, where he hosted the reggae music show...

The Top Stories on the Internet Today (Wednesday September 18)

Here are today’s top headlines. Source: ‘High probability’ Saudi attack launched from Iranian base near Iraq Saudi and US investigators have determined “with very high probability” that the weekend attack on the Saudi oil industry was launched from an Iranian base close to the border with Iraq, according to a source...

New KeMusic – ‘Rudi Saloon’ by The Kansoul Ft Rosa – Watch

The Kansoul is back! This time with new singing sensation Rosa for the 2019 banger “RUDI SALOON”. ‘Rudi Saloon’ is rather self-explanatory as the bad boys of Genge street anthems creatively and humorously sing about spoiling a girl’s hair ‘time ya mechi’. The trio of Mejja, Madtraxx, and Kid kora contribute...

Sh72m ATM Heist: DCI Sleuths Recover Sh2million Hidden in House of Suspect’s 60 y.o Grandmother

The seemingly hardworking detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) continue to impress following the arrest of three more suspects in the Sh.72 million heist from an ATM in Nairobi, as well as the recovery of some of the loot. Indeed, some will argue that the suspects involved in the...

“Septic Tank Era of Women!” Saumu Mbuvi Sensationally Defends her Senator Fiancé against Baby Mama

Saumu Mbuvi has sensationally jumped to the defense of her man – Lamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip – after a woman identified as Hanifa Were went public about her short-lived affair with the lawmaker. Hanifa on Sunday accused the legislator of abandoning her after she got pregnant. Apparently, Anwar turned hostile after...

Sarah Wairimu Detained at Langata Prison for 10 More Days Before Taking a Plea in Tob Cohen Murder

The High Court has directed that Sarah Wairimu Kamotho, the prime suspect in the murder of her husband Tob Cohen, be detained for ten more days. Justice Jessie Lesiit on Monday said the accused will remain in police custody at the Lang’ata Women Prison until September 26, 2019, when she is expected to...

VIDEO: Watch Lillian Muli and her Girlfriends Get Down to Mugithi

A video of popular media personality Lillian Muli dancing to ‘Mugithi’ music with some of her girlfriends is all the craze on social media. Over the weekend, the Citizen TV news anchor took some time off from her motherly and work duties to blow off some steam to the sounds...

Police Hunting Down 3 Suspects Believed to Have Tortured Tob Cohen

Detectives investigating the murder of slain Dutch businessman Tob Cohen are hot on the heels of three suspects believed to have tortured him to death. The suspects, whose identities police are yet to reveal, are said to have been at Cohen’s residence where the gruesome murder was executed. The three are also...

“Accelerator!” Video of Vivian on a “Twerk Machine” Excites Netizens – Watch

Kenyan songbird Vivian has showcased her impressive twerking skills, albeit with the help of a fun electronic gadget. A video of the ‘Accelerator’ singer trying out a blood circulation machine is all the rave on her Instagram page, thanks to her bubbly and ample derriere. Vivian uploaded the video on Monday...

You Can Beat Cancer: Chris Kirubi Appeals to Kenyans to Get Tested Early

City tycoon and cancer warrior Chris Kirubi has made a passionate appeal to Kenyans to go for cancer screening early enough to increase their chances of beating the disease. According to the prominent businessman, cancer is curable if detected in its early stages “I would like to appeal to our people to...

I Dropped Out of College after My Dad Died- Vanessa Mdee

Tanzanian singer Vanessa Mdee has revealed that she is a college dropout, having been forced to stop her education after her father died. The ‘Cash Madame’ hitmaker made the revelation on social media following a return to the Catholic University of Eastern Africa(CUEA); the college she dropped out of before she...

Senator Beth Mugo Celebrates 61 Years of Marriage [PHOTOS]

There are marriage milestones and then there is Beth Mugo’s milestone. The nominated Senator has just celebrated 61 years of marriage with her husband Nicholas Mugo. The lovebirds marked the milestone at their family home in Kitisuru, Nairobi on Friday. Guests included family members, friends, dignitaries in the service led by...

Dennis Oliech: I’m Ready to Make Peace with Gor Mahia

Former Kenyan international Dennis Oliech has extended an olive branch to his former club Gor Mahia seeking an out of court settlement in their contractual impasse. The Kenya Premier League champions dismissed the former Auxerre striker last month over alleged misconduct and entry into national politics. Oliech then sued Gor Mahia for unlawful termination of...

PHOTO of Tob Cohen’s Wife Sarah Wairimu’s Stalled Hotel Building in Rural Village

The estranged wife of slain Dutch businessman tycoon Tob Cohen is reportedly building a hotel near her rural home in Njigari village in Othaya, Nyeri County. According to a report in the Sunday Nation, Sarah Wairimu’s neighbors in Njigari said Ms Wairimu bought the one-acre land at an area bordering the Aberdares forest...

Kamene Goro: Body Count Revelation Cost Me Big Corporate Deals

A little over a year ago, radio personality Kamene Goro – for whatever reason – thought it wise to go public about the number of men she had slept with. The 27-year-old Kiss FM presenter, while participating in a ‘Whisky Challenge’ with her co-host Andrew Kibe and rapper Prezzo, said her...

Things to Know About Dr Paula Kahumbu, CEO WildlifeDirect

Dr Paula Kahumbu is a wildlife conservationist and Chief Executive Officer of WildlifeDirect. She is best known as a campaigner for elephants and wildlife, spearheading the Hands Off Our Elephants Campaign, which was launched in 2014 with Kenyan First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. ******************************* I wake up early; about 4.30 am to...

Another First for Peter Tabichi as World’s Best Teacher Prepares to Address UN Assembly

Peter Tabichi, the first African and male teacher to win the 2019 Global Teacher Prize, will set a new record as the first such professional in Kenya to address the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. As a member of the St Franciscan Friars, a religious order founded by St...

“I Used to Shave Dead Bodies in a Mortuary,” Churchill Show Comedian Mtumishi

Kenyan comedian Gilbert Baraza alias Mtumishi of the Kreative Generations group used to shave dead people’s hair in a mortuary to make ends meet. Mtumishi, who dropped out of school in Form Two and became a street boy, said working as a barber in a mortuary was one of the most...

How I Became the First Female Footballer in Kenya to Play in an International Match

Doreen Nabwire Omondi is a 32-year-old female football player, soccer activist and young talent scout. She holds the title of being the first female footballer in Kenya to ever play in an international match. The mother of three, better known as Kenya’s first professional female football star, shared her story with Saturday...

Businessman Jared Otieno Wants His Kitchen Appliances Back From DCI

Embattled businessman Jared Otieno has asked the court to release some of his properties allegedly seized during his arrest earlier this year. The controversial gold trader and his co-accused charged over alleged involvement in a fake gold syndicate claim that after they were arrested and charged, they returned to their office to...

Ciru Muriuki Opens Up on Struggle with Depression and Self-image

Media personality Ciru Muriuki has finally broken her long hiatus on Instagram, explaining that she has been going through a difficult period in her life. The BBC Africa journalist, in a video uploaded to her IG page, said she has been struggling with her mental health, depression and self-image. The former...

Inside Mugabe’s Massive 25-Bedroom Mansion (PHOTOS)

Following the death of Zimbabwe’s founding father Robert Mugabe, guests have been streaming in to his house in Harare. Mugabe died in Singapore last week, but his body was returned home this week. His death has brought an opportunity for people to see inside his massive ‘blue roof’ mansion. Zimbabweans and...
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