Nairobi Wire: UK Embassy To Meet Bikozulu After His Explosive 'Visa Denied’ Article 18 Sep 2014 - If you’re a twitter user,you’ve probably seen the trending topic ‘Visa Denied’. It is as a result of an explosive blog post by popular blogger and Saturday Nation columnist Jackson Biko,better known as Bikozulu.
He narrated his experience at the British High Commission Nairobi,where he was denied a UK Visa for failing to meet several conditions.
The regret letter stated...
Nairobi Wire: Kiambu Mca Sues Dead Bead Kenya Administrator For Defamation 18 Sep 2014 - Popular Facebook group Dead Beat Kenya is under threat after one of the listed ‘deadbeat fathers’ took to the courts.
Paul Karung’o wa Thang’wa,a member of Kiambu’s County Assembly is suing the group moderator Jackson Njeru and the lady who made the post, Jacquiline Mwende for defamation.
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Nairobi Wire: Mother And Daughter Come Out About Their Lesbian Relationship 18 Sep 2014 - Mary and Vertasha Carter are more than mother and daughter. They are also lesbian lovers.
“Vertasha and I knew we were attracted to each other when she was sixteen,” Mary Carter said. “But we decided to wait to have sex until she was eighteen,legally of age. We are now going public with our relationship to help others who might be in gay mother/daughter relationship feel confident and okay about...
Nairobi Wire: Doctor Took Selfie With Joan Rivers While She Was Under Anesthesia 18 Sep 2014 - Disturbing details about the tragic death of Joan Rivers are beginning to emerge.
An unauthorized biopsy of Rivers’s throat – reportedly done without the comic’s prior consent – was allegedly conducted by her personal physician,who also took a selfie while Rivers was under anesthesia,reports CNN.
According to the news station,a source close to Rivers’s death investigation...
Nairobi Wire: Photos – Ukrainian MP Thrown In Rubbish Bin By Demonstrators 18 Sep 2014 - This is the moment a controversial Ukrainian MP was unceremoniously thrown into a wheelie bin and pelted with rubbish after being targeted by an angry mob.
Vitaly Zhuravsky,once a member of former President Viktor Yanukovich’s ruling party,was seized as he walked past crowds outside the parliament building in Kiev this morning.
Footage shows a group of men screaming abuse as they grab...
Nairobi Wire: Katy Perry And Ariana Grande Lead In MTV EMAs Nominations (Full List) 18 Sep 2014 - With seven nominations, Katy Perry leads the way for this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards. Though the pop superstar can expect some stiff competition on the night from the likes of Ariana Grande (with six nominations), 5 Seconds of Summer and Pharrell Williams (five apiece).
Katy is in the hunt for best pop,best female,best live,best look and her Prism hit “Dark Horse” ft. Juicy J is up...
Nairobi Wire: Esther Arunga And Eric Omondi’s Untold Story 17 Sep 2014 - It is always interesting to listen to celebrities narrate stories of their big breaks. Until yesterday,comedian Eric Omondi had not revealed his.
It turns out that if it were not for Esther Arunga,Eric would probably still be another unknown and struggling comedian,or perhaps in another career altogether.
Esther Arunga has been having trouble in Australia for the past few weeks. It started...
Nairobi Wire: New Club In Westlands Selling Brandy Bottle For Sh1.2 Million 17 Sep 2014 - How much do you normally spend on alcohol.
For most of us,a weekend out means we part with a few hundred shillings. For the more privileged Kenyans,the bill comes to a few thousands. What I mean is you drink what and where your pocket can allow.
You will be surprised that there’s a lounge in this Nairobi selling a Brandy Bottle for Sh1.2 million.
Recently opened Caramel Lounge at ABC...
Nairobi Wire: Apple Sells 4 Million iPhone 6 In Just 24 Hours 17 Sep 2014 - Apple Inc said many customers will need to wait until next month for their new iPhones after a record 4 million first-day pre-orders were logged,double the number for the iPhone 5 two years ago.
The company said demand had outstripped supply of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus,which feature larger screens and longer battery life. Deliveries of pre-orders will begin on Friday and will continue...
Nairobi Wire: That Awkward Moment In An Exam 17 Sep 2014 - Many of us have experienced some awkward moments in exam rooms. Perhaps the most common is when you’ve exhausted your knowledge at half the page and some students are requesting for more leaflets.
This photo shows another classic example.
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Nairobi Wire: This Guy Replied With A Prayer After A Gay Guy Hit On Him 17 Sep 2014 - If there is one thing that can freak out any straight man,it’s being hit on by another guy.
While there are a number of ways one can react to being hit on like hurling insults or just ignoring the fella,prayer is another option. This guy replied in epic fashion in a chat conversation after he was hit on. Hilarious is the word to describe the reply.
Check it out
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Nairobi Wire: Grace Mugabe Awarded Phd Two Months After Enrollment 17 Sep 2014 - Few guessed that the first lady of Zimbabwe was quite so multi-talented. Last week,Grace Mugabe graduated with a PhD at the University of Zimbabwe. Her thesis,according to the state-owned Herald newspaper,was on the changing social structure and functions of the family.
The new Dr Mugabe’s CV already includes a dairy business,building a school and keeping her 90-year-old husband Robert...
Nairobi Wire: Monster Jeep Wrangler Spotted In Nanyuki (Photos) 17 Sep 2014 - I keep saying that if you’re not making money,blame no one else but yourself. Kenyans everywhere are making and spending as they wish. Large fuel guzzlers are now more common on our roads,with monster trucks becoming quite popular.
Take for instance this 2007 Jeep Wrangler that was spotted in Nanyuki. A car that gives you all the respect you would want on the road.
This is the type of car...
Nairobi Wire: Kenzo Back With A New Video 'Na Bado’ Featuring Maida 17 Sep 2014 - Mama Milka singer Kenzo is back on the music scene with a new video.
The song is titled Na Bado and it features songstress Maida. It is a love song that tells the story of an never ending love affair.
Kenzo is slowly finding his feet after the infamous fall out with Ogopa Djs that threatened to end his musical career.
The video was released on Monday and is produced by Herbal records.
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Actress Lizz Njagah Shows Off Her Army Boo 17 Sep 2014 - Sultry actress Lizz Njagah has revealed a side of her hubby Alexandros Konstantaras that many were not aware of.
The film industry couple have been married for two years now since their colorful wedding in Greece on June 2012 and the House of Lungula actress can’t stop singing the praises of her man. She posted a photo of Alex clad in army uniform in what looks like a scene from a film and...
Nairobi Wire: Behind The Scenes Photos Of Abbas Kubaff’s Video Shoot In Sweden 17 Sep 2014 - Abbas Kubaff is set to drop a fresh new video shot in Sweden.
The veteran rapper landed in the country yesterday from his trip in Helsinki and Stockholm. The new video for his song Shamra Shamra is set to be dropped soon and by the look of things it is going to be off the hook.
Shamra Shamra is off his highly anticipated album Ghettoholiks set to be launched on 27th September of 2014 at club...
Nairobi Wire: DJ Joe Mfalme Working On A Project With Wyclef Jean 17 Sep 2014 - Dj Joe Mfalme is set to work on a project with visiting singer Wyclef Jean.
The Haitian artist landed in the country on Saturday and is in the country for the shooting of an episode of Coke Studio Africa. Besides that,the Grammy Award winning star is involved with the top deejay on the Airtel Trace Music Star competition.
Through social media,Joe Mfalme posted a photo with Wyclef and had this...
Nairobi Wire: Sonko Sends Get Well Message To Wangechi 17 Sep 2014 - Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko appears to be keeping tabs with the entertainment industry. Just the other day,he sent his condolence message to his frenemy Caroline Mutoko after the lose of her sister Regina Mutoko.
Yesterday,he took to his Facebook page to wish rapper Wangechi a quick recovery. Wangechi is still admitted at Nairobi Hospital after a grisly road accident over the weekend,which took...
Nairobi Wire: All The Beautiful Girls At Miss Tourism Uasin Gishu Auditions 17 Sep 2014 - On Sunday 14th September,Uasin Gishu county held the final auditions for Miss Tourism Uasin Gishu pageant at the town hall.
The lady who will finally be crowned Miss Tourism Uasin Gishu will compete with others from all counties for the national crown. Here are photos courtesy of Governor Mandago.
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Nairobi Wire: Photo – Davido Buys A Private Jet At 21 17 Sep 2014 - If there’s one guy who does not require to work,it has to be Davido. His father,Chief Adeleke, is a Nigerian Billionaire businessman.
Davido could have easily taken up the family business but he chose to follow his talent and passion. He is Africa’s biggest artist at the moment with his hits receiving repeated plays across radio stations in the continent.
At 21 years,he couldn...
Nairobi Wire: Unbelievable!! When Robert Alai Was A Real Sufferer Wa Mungu (Photos+video) 17 Sep 2014 - If you’ve never had an inspiring story to make you believe you can make it,we have one for you.
Robert Alai has earned a notoriety for defaming public figures and having highly opinionated views. Alai is a cyber activist and runs his own gossip site Kahawatungu.com
However the popular blogger did not always have all the attention he gets,mostly from his social media foot print with...
Nairobi Wire: Photos – Kubamba TV DJ Proposes To Girlfriend With Lovely Cupcakes 17 Sep 2014 - Another Citizen TV employee has followed in the footsteps of Willis Raburu and proposed to his girlfriend.
Kubamba TV Show host Daniel Ngotho popularly known as Dj Gee Gee proposed to his girlfriend Tabitha Mungai at the Fox Cineplex,Sarit Center. The gospel dj caught Tabitha by surprise when he delivered a box of cupcakes which spelled out the all important words ‘Will You Marry Me?...
Nairobi Wire: Video – This Is What You Did Not Get To See From The Pombe Bangi Video 17 Sep 2014 - Rajayjay’s Pombe Bangi video that caused quite a buzz in the country a few weeks ago has some behind the scenes footage we did not get to see.
The video got people talking for it’s lewd and explicit scenes but that did not stop the guys behind it. They have now released a 12 minute video showing how they came up with the finished product.
Many were wondering what exactly was happening...
Nairobi Wire: Wait... 'Pastors Only’ Toilet Spotted Somewhere In Kenya (Photo) 17 Sep 2014 - Some people have argued that religion is a poor man’s escape from the miserable reality.
I do not want to get into that discussion,but it’s curious that the poor nations are the most religious. Kenya is no different.
It’s still funny how we send our hard earned money to these helicopter and panda mbegu pastors even after watching on TV or reading their true nature. As much as I...
Nairobi Wire: Was Regina Mutoko Poisoned..? 17 Sep 2014 - Police have started the probe into Regina Mutoko’s death.
The former Omo Pick A Box show host was found dead in the bathroom of her house at Deluxe Plaza Apartments in Kileleshwa,Nairobi on Saturday. Reports state that detectives have collected samples of vomit,a half-eaten meat pie and medicine from her house in an effort to establish the cause of her death.
It has been reported that she...
Nairobi Wire: Arsenal Humiliated... And Other Trending Images Today 17 Sep 2014 - The Champions League is back. Tuesday night was actioned filled with Arsenal playing Borussia Dortmund in a game where the London club was taught several lessons in football.
Though the goals were only 2-0,the statistics showed they could have been much more. Real Madrid meanwhile thrashed Basel 5-1,while Liverpool beat Ludogorets 2-1. Mario Balotelli scored his debut goal.
Nairobi Wire: Ols.co.ke Gets A Fresh New Look And Now With More Laptops On Sale 16 Sep 2014 - For the past month or so,OLS.co.ke has been causing ripples in Kenya’s online shopping.
The new entrant has endeared itself to shoppers due to its cheap prices and the convenience that comes with free delivery. Offering products from big brands like Samsung,Toshiba,Dell etc. OLS is by far the best bet when it comes to online shopping.
To further enhance the user experience when...
Nairobi Wire: The Trending Images This Tuesday 16 Sep 2014 - It’s a beautiful Tuesday and we’re all looking forward to the weekend again.
Today lets not bore each other with lengthy intros and get straight to the trending images.
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Nairobi Wire: Chinese City Launches Special Lane For Cellphone Addicts 16 Sep 2014 - If you’re tired of walking behind someone who’s trudging along as they text,has this Chinese city got the sidewalk for you.
Last week,the city of Chongqing unveiled a lane specially designated for people who want to walk as they use their cellphones. “Cellphones,walk in this lane at your own risk” is printed in the lane in white lettering. The adjoining lane reads “No cellphones.”
Nairobi Wire: Nigerian Businessman Dies After Being Raped By 5 Of His 6 Wives 16 Sep 2014 - A Nigeria businessman slumped and died after being raped by five of his six wives.The deceased,Uroko Onoja,partied at a bar in Ugbugbu in Benue State until the wee hours of the morning.
When he returned home,he decided to have sex with his youngest wife. However,his five other wives became jealous and barged into his master bedroom. The women were armed with knives and sticks and began...