Nairobi Wire: Video: Frustrated Ukoo Flani Rapper Stuck In France Seeks Help From Kenyans 04 May 2016 - Popular member of Kenyan hip hop group Ukoo Flani Maumau, Joseph Githinji better known as G Rongi is a frustrated man because he is stuck in France.
The rapper, as a result has made a video seeking help from Kenyans. In the video posted on his Facebook page, G Rongi claims the Kenyan embassy in France has declined to issue him with his passport.
He applied for a passport renewal in January 25th...
Nairobi Wire: Wakenya Jameni!! Couple Recreates A Bollywood Movie Scene In Bedroom (Funny Video) 04 May 2016 - Well, Kenyans really have got talent. Apparently, we are now making Bollywood movies in our bedrooms.
A video of a Kenyan couple recreating a Bollywood movie scene is going viral. As we all know, a Bollywood movie is not complete without a singing scene. It is what sets Bollywood movies apart, making them quite popular even among Kenyans.
It does not come as a surprise that some Kenyans somewhere...
Nairobi Wire: Video: Cord Leaders Tear Gassed At Site Of Collapsed Building In Huruma Estate 04 May 2016 - CORD leaders were on Tuesday afternoon caught up in a chaotic scene during their visit at the scene of the collapsed building in Huruma.
Opposition leaders, Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetangula were making their first visit of the area when police lobbed tear gas canisters to disperse the large crowd that had tried to forcefully access the scene.
The three CORD principals had been...
Nairobi Wire: This Kikuyu Man In ‘Amelica’ Will ‘Clack’ You Up With His Fake American Accent (Video) 04 May 2016 - There is a video that has gone viral of a Kenyan man in the United States of America promoting a comedy show in Dallas, Texas. The video has not gone viral for his impressive hustle in the land of greener pastures, but for his ‘acquired’ American accent.
Infact, Kenyans on social media have called out to other Kenyans in diaspora to have him deported back to Kenya. The guy, clearly a...
Nairobi Wire: 24 People Bet On Leicester Winning The League. Here’S How Much They Won 04 May 2016 - Business Insider – Anyone who bet £20 on Leicester City FC winning the Premier League at the start of the season just won £100,000 ($145,877) on Monday, according to betting company Ladbrokes.
The club claimed the title after Tottenham drew with Chelsea on Monday night.
Ladbrokes told Business Insider that there were 47 bets on Leicester winning the league at the start of the season, each...
Nairobi Wire: Poll: Are Your Pooping Habits Like Everyone Else’S? 03 May 2016 - Take this poll to find out if you poop like everyone else. (Inspired by Buzzfeed)
1. How often do you poop?
2. Usually, what color is your poop?
3. Do you stand up to wipe?
4. Do you wipe forward (front to back) or backwards (back to front)?
5. Do you ever look at the toilet paper after you wipe?
6. Have you ever…not wiped?
7. Do you ever look at your poop?
8. What time of...
Nairobi Wire: Poll: Should Atheists Be Allowed To Register Their Party 03 May 2016 - The issue of Atheism has never really come up in a big way in Kenya, until last week when Attorney General Githu Muigai de-registered the Atheists Society of Kenya.
The group of non-believers had been granted registration but pressure from religious leaders forced the AG to reverse his decision.
This is a completely divisive topic. Everyone has an opinion.
The more liberal minds will not see...
Nairobi Wire: Photos – The Royals’ ‘Queen Helena’, Elizabeth Hurley Was In Kenya Last Week 03 May 2016 - Elizabeth Hurley was off duty from her role as Queen Helena on E!’s ‘The Royals’ last week, and she chose to spend it in Kenya.
The 50 year old mother of one was in Kenya since Tuesday and spent a lot of time with wildlife at the Lewa Conservancy.
On Saturday, she witnessed the burning of the largest ivory stockpile ever and had this to say on Instagram.
I was fortunate to...
Nairobi Wire: Top 10 Most Famous Atheists In The World 03 May 2016 - The Atheism debate got heated last week when Attorney General Githu Muigai de-registered the Atheists Society of Kenya, following protests from religious leaders.
The society had initially been denied registration, but won an appeal and then it was ‘unceremoniously’ de-registered.
While this is the first time many Kenyans are hearing of this, it is a common thing elsewhere.
Nairobi Wire: Hilarious: Girls Names And Their Behaviours.. Look Away Agnes And Brenda 03 May 2016 - From time immemorial, new born babies have always been given names that resonate with a certain character. Others are given names that just sound good.
Apparently, certain names also tell the kind of behaviour one has.
Here’s a list of most girls’ names and their respective behaviors.
Brenda………. Never satisfied
Nairobi Wire: “I Am The Remedy The Local Music Industry Has Been Waiting For” – P-Unit’S Frasha Speaks 03 May 2016 - One third of genge group P-Unit recently sat down with Pulse to speak about his music career. The rapper released his debut solo album, Dakitare, which he claims is the remedy the local music industry has been waiting for.
Pulse: Now that you are releasing an album, do you think you are faring better as a solo artiste than when you were in a group?
Frasha: The best thing about being in a group is...
Nairobi Wire: “Women Plus The Thought Of Sex Scare Me” – Says Virgin Kenyan Actor 03 May 2016 - Self-confessed virgin actor, Eric Omtere now says he might need counselling to get over his fear of women and sex.
The Mombasa based actor says he is almost 30 and is thinking about settling down but his phobia is holding him back.
“Honestly, women scare me. The thought of sex, having a woman and I get physical, emotionally scares the hell out of me. I am getting to think that this is not...
Nairobi Wire: Video – Guy Busted With Househelp By His Wife..but The Wife Is Not So Innocent Herself 03 May 2016 - Cases of husbands cheating with the househelp are not new. As a result, most wives employ house helps who are not capable of tempting the husband into infidelity.
However, when the househelp is hot and infidelity happens, it is usually an ugly scene. For one guy, it got uglier when he was busted by his wife, who then revealed to him that she too was not faithful.
Check out this latest skit by...
Nairobi Wire: Everything You Need To Know About The Real Househelps Of Kawangware Actress Njambi 03 May 2016 - Bernice Njeri is one of the more popular characters on hilarious comedy show The Real Househelps of Kawangware. Bernice plays the role of Nambi, a naïve house maid from Central Kenya whose Swahili accent is affected by mother tongue influence.
She opened up to eDaily about her little known details about her life.
Here’s her story:
You seem very responsible. Are you the eldest sibling?
Nairobi Wire: Watch President Uhuru Burst Some Tango Moves 03 May 2016 - I bet President Uhuru can dance the Tango better than you.
When our politicians take to the stage, the comedy is more than the skills. But on Friday night, Uhuru helped cleanse his buddies image by pulling some pretty decent Tango steps.
It was on Friday night at the Giants Club Summit in Nanyuki.
Watch him display his skills.
Nairobi Wire: Poll Results: Raila Is Just A Selfish Politician And No Longer A Great Statesman 29 Apr 2016 - This week we had a series of polls.
1. First we asked, “How Should Miraa be Classified: Cash Crop or Drug of Abuse?”
This one was close but a small majority thought it isn’t a drug of abuse.
2. What do you think of Raila?
An overwhelming majority believe Raila is serving his own interest by calling for demos to remove IEBC from office. Once considered as a man who fought for...