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Finally: Doctors tell Wema Sepetu she’s ready to have children

Wema Sepetu. Tanzanian actress Wema Sepetu has been open about her struggles to conceive. The former Miss Tanzania 2006 has never shied away from opening up about her progress to get a child. According to Wema, doctors have now given her a clean bill on her fertility treatment. Speaking to Global Publishers, she...

US rapper Machine Gun Kelly reveals he grew up in Kenya

Machine Gun Kelly. American rapper, Colson Baker popularly known as Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) has revealed he was raised in Kenya. In an interview with GQ where the rapper goes undercover to find out what the internet says of him, he visited a Wikipedia page that stated he grew up travelling...

Harmonize responds to pleas to vie for MP in 2020 elections

Harmonize. Popular Tanzanian singer Rajab Abdul Kahali AKA Harmonize has been making headlines in the past few weeks with speculation that he has exited Diamond Platnumz music record label, Wasafi Classic Baby (WCB). Rumours of Harmonize quitting WCB were fueled by his absence from the annual Wasafi Festival; the biggest series...

Obama’s high school basketball jersey nets Sh12 million at auction

Barack Obama during his visit to Kenya on July 16, 2018. Photo: Courtesy. How much are former US president Barack Obama’s old clothes worth? Six figures, apparently. Over the weekend, his game-worn high school basketball jersey went up for auction in Dallas. According to reports, the same very Jersey that he...

An emotional De’Matthew cried just before the road accident

The wrecked Nissan Navara. Kikuyu musician Mike Rua has shared the last moments he had with his friend John De’Matthew who died in a road accident on Sunday night. Speaking to The Standard on phone, the shaken Rua said he had spent the whole of Sunday with De’Matthew at a fundraiser...

John De’Matthew’s burial set for Saturday as cause of death is revealed

The late John De'Matthew. Musician John De'Matthew will be buried on Saturday, the organising committee has announced. The funeral committee is headed by former Kiambu Governor William Kabogo and former Thika County Council Chairman Francis Muheria. Meetings are being held at his Mukurwe home in Gatanga, Blue Springs Hotel and Metro Fill...

My son died minutes after I prayed for his healing- J Blessing

J Blessing and Chantelle. Photo: Courtesy. Renowned video director J Blessing has opened up on losing his six-month-old son. Kyle, born to J Blessing and ex Chantelle died four years ago. Speaking to a local publication, J Blessing said that the painful experience is still etched on his mind. According to the...

Curvy gospel singer Nicah deletes bikini photo after criticism

Nicah the Queen. Gospel singer Nicah the Queen was on the receiving end after she shared bikini photo on Instagram. The photo in question was uploaded on Sunday night with a caption insinuating that she was thinking of going to a swimming pool but first, she had to try and fit...

PHOTOS: Standard Group launches Spice and Vybez radios

ICT PS Jerome Ochieng and Standard Group CEO Orlando Lyomu at the launch of Spice and Vybez Radios at Standard Group on August 20, 2019. Kenya’s radio industry is set for better times with the launch of two new stations on Tuesday at a colourful ceremony attended by top...

Diamond speaks on Harmonize exiting Wasafi Records

Diamond Platnumz and Harmonize. Word has it that Konde Boy, better known as Harmonize is exiting Diamond’s Wasafi Records to start his own record label. According to reports, the Matatizo hitmaker has been feuding with Diamond hence the decision to walk out. Well, Diamond has now come out to comment on why...

Women reject MP’s gift, accused her of being a husband snatcher

The MP was last weekend left dejected after umbrellas and other goodies she had gone to distribute were rejected. An MP has been accused by villagers of snatching their husbands during her tours. The MP was last weekend left dejected after umbrellas and other goodies she had gone to distribute were...

SGR workers hold demo over unsafe working conditions after colleague dies

China Communications Construction Company Business Mnager Zhao Jian addresses workers yesterday. Standard Gauge Railway workers yesterday held a protest following the death of a colleague who fell from a 100-feet high bridge. The employee, who was working at section 7 of the line at Ongata Rongai, was identified as 25-year-old...

Pogba racially abused by Man Utd fans for penalty miss against Wolves

Paul Pogba was racially abused following his miss against Wolves. Photo: Courtesy. Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffered racial abuse on social media after he missed a penalty which could have given his side a 2-1 lead against Wolves on Monday night. There appeared to be a debate between Pogba and...

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx split after six years together

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx 'secretly split months ago' after six years together. Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx have reportedly split after six years together and it's said the break up happened months ago. It's reported that the famous couple went their separate ways in May, just a few weeks after...

Jimmy Gait responds to rumours he has throat cancer

Jimmy Gait. About a week ago, Kenyan gospel singer Jimmy Gait revealed he had been battling a throat condition for a while and needed to seek specialised treatment in India, news that took his fans by surprise. “I have been battling a condition and have gone to quite a number of...

John De’Matthew: Sabina Chege once featured as his video vixen

Sabina Chege and John De’Matthew. Demised Kikuyu Benga musician John De’Matthew was once rumoured to be dating Murang’a County Women Representative Sabina Chege. The politician, who was formerly an actress even featured as a vixen in one of De’Matthew’s song, Njata Yakwa. In the video, Sabina is seen dancing and holding the...

If Kenyan public universities were girls…

The University of Nairobi would be one of those that were bewitchingly beautiful once upon a time back in the day. Put aside your emotions and put on your joking cap and imagine the local universities as different types of women. Juja-based Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology would...

Kenya’s Evelyn Okinyi wins Africa bodybuilding title

Evelyn Okinyi poses with her crown. Bodybuilder Evelyn Okinyi put Kenya on the world map for the second time this year after winning the coveted Women bodybuilding 2019 championship title in Angola. Evelyn Owala was awarded the title by the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) on Saturday. Her latest...

PHOTOS: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson announces marriage to Lauren Hashian

The Rock has married long-term girlfriend Lauren Hashian. Photo: Hiram Garcia WWE superstar The Rock has married long-term girlfriend Lauren Hashian. The wrestling legend and Hollywood star, real name Dwayne Johnson, posted two pictures of the pair on their special day on Instagram. He was seen wearing white jeans and a buttoned-down...

Is me me? MCA Tricky leaves Kitale fans in stiches

MCA Tricky on stage. Churchill Show comedian MCA Tricky seems set on making a name for himself in the comedy industry. On Friday, the comedian and radio presenter held the second edition of his comedy show dubbed Is me me? in Kitale. Alongside Smart Joker and Mwende, the witty comedian left...

Postcard from Kampala for Kenyan women

Back home, female club goers were twerking while drinking Guinness Kubwa and swinging heads full of fake hair. A couple of months back, I travelled to Uganda and I was impressed by the kindness and respect women there have for their men. One evening, I was in a discotheque perched atop...

Hyena Boys: Nigerian village where men tame wild animals

A 'Hyena Boy.' In the interior parts on Abuja, Nigeria sits a village where wild beasts live amongst villagers like ordinary domestic animals, thanks to a group of men that go by the name, ‘Hyena Boys.’ According to Baba Mohammed, an elder in the village, taming wild animals began with their...

Maliha Mohammed: Kenyan Chef cooks for 72 hours straight, breaks Guinness World record

Maliha Mohammed. Photo: Courtesy. What a man can do a woman can definitely do better and a Kenyan chef just proved this. 36-year-old Maliha Mohammed, a Mombasa-based chef just shattered the Guinness World Record after preparing 400 dishes just under three days. The beautiful and talented chef who earned her skill through...

Journalist’s epic report while submerged up to his neck in flood waters

Hussain’s head is seen bobbing above the water as he clutches onto the microphone. Azadar Hussain, a news reporter for Pakistani channel GTV News, shot to worldwide fame last week after footage of his daring reporting of local floods went viral online. In a commendable attempt to show viewers what the...

Gor Mahia fans threaten to poop at KRA offices to protest betting tax

A dejected Gor Mahia fan threatened to mobilise the ‘green army’ and stage one of a kind protest by defecating outside Times Towers. Betting fans and football enthusiasts have not only been mourning but also engaged in all kinds of crazy antics. This following the move by betting companies to...

Rude airport Guard fired for ‘you ugly’ note to passenger

The woman handed Neal Strassner, 40, a piece of scrap paper. CCTV captures a wicked security guard cackle after handing a passenger a note which read "You ugly" at an airport. The woman, who has not been named, gave Neal Strassner, 40, the tatty scrap of paper as he walked through...

Former MP Reuben Ndolo arrested in Kilimani land drama

Reuben Ndolo. Former Makadara MP Reuben Ndolo was yesterday arrested by police for allegedly storming into a disputed plot on Ole Odume Road in Nairobi’s Kilimani estate. Ndolo was arrested together with five other men by officers from the Flying Squad. It is alleged that Ndolo hired the youths to attack watchmen...

Kenyans mourn popular Benga singer John De’Matthew

John De’Matthew. Kenyans have been shocked by the death of popular Benga musician John Ng’ang’a alias De’Mathew. The ‘My Friend’ singer passed away on Sunday night along Thika Superhighway after his vehicle rammed into a truck. According to Capital News, the accident occurred at a black spot near Blue Post Hotel. READ ALSO:...

Hotel manager held over fatal shooting

"He refused to give way and as they argued, he whipped out a pistol and shot his victim three times." Police are holding a man for shooting and killing an employee of a bus company at Kisumu's Poly View estate. Peter Otieno Agola, an employee of Modern Coast Bus Company was...

Accident victim dies in ambulance accident on way to hospital

Six people in the same ambulance sustained serious injuries during the Friday evening accident . An accident victim who was being transported to the Kerugoya Referral Hospital died after the ambulance transporting him collided with another vehicle a kilometre to the facility. Six people in the same ambulance sustained serious injuries...
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