Nairobi Wire: Photos – Sophia Wanuna Hangs Out With Lucky Dube’s Daughter 21 Oct 2014 - Lucky Dube was one show-stopper that the world will never forget. However,all was not lost because her daughter Nkulee Dube has been the immediate successor of the fallen hero. Her music however differs slightly from that of her father in that she sings about issues that affect the youthful.
Nkulee arrived in Kenya last week to mark 7 years since his father’s death. The commemoration was...
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Miss Karun Hangs Out With RnB Star Miguel 21 Oct 2014 - The vocally talented Miss Karun of Camp Mulla has not been in the country for quite some time now. Reason,she went to school in California Institute of Arts. She has been doing great even when she is far away from home.
She is still in the line of music if this photo that she recently took with Miguel is anything to go by. Let’s hope that the two might settle for a collabo.
Nairobi Wire: Photos – Kenya Airways Receives 6th Dreamliner 21 Oct 2014 - It has been a very busy year for national carrier Kenya Airways,with new dreamliners coming in every few weeks.
Yesterday,KQ received its 6th dreamliner; the last expected this year. This is barely a month after the 5th one arrived.
The Dreamliner is a modern aircraft with state-of-the-art aircraft features and consumes less fuel. It features the very latest in aerodynamics,design and advanced...
Nairobi Wire: Hip Hop Veterans Kalamashaka Back With New Single 'Moi Avenue’ 21 Oct 2014 - Conscious rappers Kamaa,Roba and Vigeti who make up the veteran hip hop group Kalamashaka are back on the music scene after the longest hiatus ever.
Dubbed Moi Avenue,the hit is about the insecurity that is ever present on the streets of Nairobi particularly Moi Avenue. The video is well done with great visuals and this could be the beginning of a new force in Kenya’s hip hop industry....
Nairobi Wire: What Celebrities Think Of Fellow Starss 21 Oct 2014 - Ever wondered what you favorite celebrities are really like? Leave alone the interviews you have watched or the few seconds you might have met them.
This is what they are really like according to their fellow stars who they more often than not rub shoulders with.
This is what Bahati thinks of:
Willy Paul: He is the weirdest and most stubborn person I have ever met. The guy can just start shouting...
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Jalang’o Nyemeleas Lucky Dube’s Daughter 21 Oct 2014 - Following the arrival of Nkulee Dube,the daughter of legendary South African reggae singer Lucky Dube,comedian Jalang’o was on hand to make her feel at home.
Nkulee Dube was in the country for a tribute concert in honor of her father. She had two shows in Nairobi and Nakuru where she performed some of her father’s greatest hits like Prisoner and Mama.
While in the country she got to...
Nairobi Wire: Find Out The Insane Amount Wizkid Charges For A Collaboration. 21 Oct 2014 - This past weekend,Kenyans were treated to an incredible performance by Nigeria’s Wizkid. The Holla at Your Boy hitmaker is without a doubt one of Africa’s best and the idea of having him work with a Kenyan artist is alluring needless to say.
However,Kenyan artists will be disheartened by what it takes to make a collabo with the star. In a recent interview,he revealed he charges...
Nairobi Wire: Octopizzo Hints At Collabo With Rabbit 21 Oct 2014 - The idea of a collaboration between two of the biggest hip hop rappers in the country,Octopizzo and Rabbit is mouth watering and not entirely out of question.
The two rappers may be on different paths with their music and even rumored to have a long standing beef but Octopizzo is open to the idea of working with Kaka Sungura. The rapper was put to the task by a fan on social media when he posted...
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Sauti Sol Duo Try To Convince Octopizzo To Join The Gym 21 Oct 2014 - Sauti Sol may have spurred a lot of guys to hit the gym after their raunchy Nishike video but some guys like Octopizzo need a lot more convincing.
Two of the bands members,Bien Aime and Savara were spotted with the Namba nane rapper trying to convince him to build some muscle. Octo was however reluctant and took the opportunity to post a photo on social media with the caption: With Sauti Sol...
Nairobi Wire: Funny Circumcision Advertisement Spotted In Nakuru (Photo) 21 Oct 2014 - Growing up,every boy’s most dreaded thing is the cut that symbolises entry into manhood. Headlines have been made out of grown men who have been discovered and frog marched naked in the community just because they were too afraid to undergo the cut.
Perhaps the solution to such men are advertisements that guarantee no pain. This particular one was spotted in Nakuru and as much as they mean...
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Mercy Myra And Suzzana Owiyo Show Jaguar Some Love 21 Oct 2014 - Kigeugeu hitmaker Jaguar is one of the most liked celebrities in the country. Besides his chart topping music,his philanthropic nature has endeared him to a lot of Kenyans.
There is no doubting that he is a ladies man and the ladies always want a piece of him. Recently,he received some love from two of the best Kenyan female musicians in the country,Mercy Myra and Suzzana Owiyo.
Nairobi Wire: Throwback – Romantic Photo Of DJ Moz Kissing His Bride 21 Oct 2014 - 6 years down marriage life,Dj Moz still remembers that time he was told,‘You can now kiss the bride’. On Saturday,the veteran Dj shared a throwback photo of him and his wife Deborah Kimathi sharing the romantic kiss during their wedding day.
The photo which he posted on Kubamba TV’s Facebook fan-page had a caption that read,‘ 6 years ago,I DJ Moz said I Do to the most...
Nairobi Wire: Photo – Did You See This Rastaman Walking On Water After Friday’s Rain 21 Oct 2014 - Many Friday night plans for Nairobians were destroyed by the rain.
The raging downpour was sure to remind us that despite being a middle income country,our infrastructure is fragile,broken or downright terrible. Many pictures have been doing rounds,but the best of them all is this one. You can see the curious case of the guy in green.
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Nairobi Wire: The First Kifi Kifi To Offer Free Wifi (Photo) 21 Oct 2014 - Everything is going digital nowadays including kifikifis.
The motor bikes that have become a crucial mode of transport in the country are upgrading and offering attractive packages for their customers. This particular kifi kifi is the epitome of false advertising but funny and creative all the same.
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Nairobi Wire: Funny Warning Sign Spotted On A Githurai Gate (Photo) 21 Oct 2014 - When criminals comes knocking on your door in an estate like Githurai,you better be ready.
The insecurity situation is one that has been widely documented and residents are known to take all the measures they can to keep thugs at bay. This warning sign was allegedly spotted in Githurai giving a stern message to thugs.
Effective or not it is funny.
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Nairobi Wire: Former M.O.G Member Tony’s Wedding Photos 21 Oct 2014 - Antony Mburu commonly known as Tony,formerly of the M.O.G trio walked down the aisle on Friday 17th. Together with his longtime girlfriend Marje,the two tied the knot in a event attended by close friends and immediate relatives.
Here are some photos of the colorfully graced event. And may they live happily ever after.
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Nairobi Wire: Photos – Ringtone Leads Demonstration Against MCSK 21 Oct 2014 - MCSK has been under fire with several artistes signed under it expressing unhappiness on how it is carrying out its dealings. The fire has been sparked by speculations that Diamond was to be paid 1.5 million to perform at MCSK awards. Local artistes felt that the music body had undermined them owing to the fact that they were reportedly to get paid 50,000/-.
Gospel artiste Ringtone,henceforth,...
Nairobi Wire: All The Trending Images Today 21 Oct 2014 - The long weekend is over and it’s now back to work.
To start your week,lets look at all the trending images today; I’m talking about MCSK Gala,KQ Dreamliner arrival,guys walking on water etc.
Let’s dive straight in.
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Nairobi Wire: Photos – How Uon’s Chiromo Tunnel Was Flooded After Friday’s Rain 21 Oct 2014 - Still on the weekend’s rain,one of the biggest infrastructural casualty was University of Nairobi’s Chiromo Campus tunnel.
Rainwater filled up the entire passageway and if you didn’t know better,you could be forgiven to think it’s a river.
Here are some pics.
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Nairobi Wire: Photos – How Friday’s Rain Tore Apart Nairobi Roads 21 Oct 2014 - On Friday,there was raging downpour in most of Nairobi.
Mother nature came out in force to test our fragile infrastructure and she successfully reminded us that we’re far from being a middle income nation. Roads all over were flooded,with some developing huge cracks.
From Uhuru Highway,to Aga Khan walk,none was spared.
Here are some photos that describe the situation....
Nairobi Wire: Kenya’s Sabina Evicted From Big Brother... Here’s How Africa Voted 20 Oct 2014 - After Huddah Monroe’s predicament last year,Kenya was once again the victim of early eviction at Big Brother Hotshots.
Media personality Sabina was among the three who were evicted,after receiving only one vote.
The others were Uganda’s Esther and Nigeria’s Lilian.
One housemate,JJ,received five country votes,while Tayo received three and Permithias two. Four...
Nairobi Wire: Happy Mashujaa Day – These Are The Trending Images 20 Oct 2014 - I trust you’re having a good Mashujaa Day. If you can,take yourself to your local stadium instead of watching proceedings from home. It’s good to take this patriotic step once in a while.
We all have our heros; people who inspired us in different way. They may not be famous but they’re still you hero. In today’s trending images,we look a some of the heroes who have...
Nairobi Wire: Funny Trending Images This Furahiday 17 Oct 2014 - The long weekend is here and I’m sure we’re all excited.. For some it starts today,but for those who work on Saturdays,they’ll have to wait a little longer.
Whatever category you fall,we have something for you the daily dose of trending images. Today we continue with the hilarious twitter trend #YourAreWelcomeToAfricaWhere.
We also have something on Ebola among other...
Nairobi Wire: Video – Nairobi Police Commander Benson Kibue’s Unreal Accent... Ror 17 Oct 2014 - There’s one thing Capital FM and Nairobi County Police Commander have in common… Love for a particular English accent.
Just like many Kenyans,the top cop developed the accent bug in his time abroad. There’s one problem though; there’s still a shade of a local accent making his spoken words funny to listen to and hard to understand.
Someone made this compilation of his...
Nairobi Wire: The 10 Most Beautiful First Ladies In Africa (2014) 17 Oct 2014 - This post first appeared on Richestlifestyle.com
1) Princess Lalla Salma (Morocco)
Princess Lalla Salma is married to the King of Morocco,Mohammed the VI. Physically as well as intellectually,Lalla Salma is beautiful. She has a beautiful face crowned with red hair,and holds a degree in engineering. As she is married to the King,Lalla Salma has a lot of influence in the government of Morocco...
Nairobi Wire: Video – This Is Why Mr. Seed Is Making Noise 17 Oct 2014 - Producing hit songs is not a cup of tea for all musicians; some do it,most flop and that explains why we have one hit wonders. But for Mr. Seed,ever since he stepped into the scene he has been on point with his timely releases.
Makelele is his newest song that he produced at JumboSound by Teddy b and shot by Link Video Global is a song that tells people to praise god and make thankful joyful...
Nairobi Wire: How I Got Drugged In A Matatu... Be Warned 17 Oct 2014 - I got into a Kenya bus home then sat between a chic and a dude. The guy seated on my right had a plastic bottle and started squeezing it,am later told he was forcing some air dosed with chemicals of some sought. I noticed the lady seated next to me covering her nose but I wasn’t cautious enough to notice anything. I started feeling drowsy like I had a lot of usingizi and I assumed it...