Capital Lifestyle

  • Capital Lifestyle: Billboard Music Awards 2015 Winners
    18 May 2015 - Taylor Swift swept the board at the Billboard Music Awards 2015. The 25-year-old superstar won eight awards at the ceremony held at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena last night (17.05.15),including Top Artist,Top Female Artist and Top Billboard 200 Album for ‘1989’,and said she had “such a good night”. Picking up the Chart Achievement Award,Taylor said: “I...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Taylor Swifts’ "Bad Blood” Video Features A List Celebrities
    18 May 2015 - Once again,pop star Taylor Swift went above and beyond in her music video only this time,she enlisted the help of some of her A list celebrity friends. The song,in collaboration with Kendrick Lamar,includes Selena Gomez,Lena Dunham,Ellie Golding,Cara Delavigne,Zendaya,Cindy Crawford,Jessica Alba and Gigi Hadid in the video amongst other celebrities. The song — whose chorus runs...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Don’t Be His Second Wife!
    18 May 2015 - Dear beautiful woman,be a beauty with brains. So you have been intimate with a married man,and he is promising to make you his second wife. The title of wife makes you think you are serious and special to him. But don’t accept to be his second wife because… 1. You are entering to it though the door of unfaithfulness. When he was pursuing you it was an affair,he is married. 2. A...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #newvideoalert: 'Strong Girl’ Celebrates Young Girls And Women
    18 May 2015 - In a fight against extreme poverty,nine of Africa’s top female artists came together to create a song that celebrates young girls and women. The song,Strong Girl,features Waje (Nigeria),Victoria Kimani (Kenya),Vanessa Mdee (Tanzania),Arielle T (Gabon),Gabriela (Mozambique),Yemi Alade (Nigeria),Selmor Mtukudzi (Zimbabwe),Judith Sephuma (South Africa),new talent Blessing Nwafor (...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Why You Need To Get Your Blood Pressure Checked
    18 May 2015 - High blood pressure is responsible for about 130 heart attacks and 240 strokes in South Africa a day,but most hypertension patients are in the dark about their disease! High blood pressure can be deadly More than 10 million South Africans are affected by chronic high blood pressure,known as hypertension. It is responsible for approximately 130 heart attacks and 240 strokes in South Africa every...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Are These The Best Fragrances Of 2015?
    18 May 2015 - One Direction’s perfume was crowned best celebrity scent at the 23rd annual Fragrance Foundation UK Awards in London last night (14.05.15). The band made up of Niall Horan,Louis Tomlinson,Harry Styles and Liam Payne released their fragrance You & I last year,which was honoured during the gala dinner held at the The Brewery in East London. The band weren’t the...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Jay Z Quietly Posting Bail For Protesters, Writer Says
    18 May 2015 - Rap mogul Jay Z has quietly used his wealth to post bail for people arrested in protests across the United States against police,an author close to him said Sunday. Dream Hampton,a writer and activist who worked with Jay Z on his 2010 memoir “Decoded,” made the revelations in a series of messages on Twitter that were deleted but were posted by the hip-hop magazine Complex. “...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Africa: ' The Next China ' For Contemporary Art
    18 May 2015 - Giles Peppiatt,from Bonhams in London,had good reason to make the trip to Nigeria financial capital,Lagos,for the auction houses next sale of African arta glut of potential buyers. On a recent visit,he described Africa as “one of our hottest properties on the art block”. “In some ways,Africa is the new China when it comes to art,” he added. “We are...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Janet Jackson Announces Album After Absence
    17 May 2015 - Janet Jackson on Saturday announced that she would release a new album this year in a first since the death of her brother Michael. Jackson released a video that showed a sound system,with her voice speaking gently over background chatter and urban music. “I promised you’d hear it from my lips,and now you will. This year — new music,new world tour,a new movement,” she...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #sexandthecity : When He’s Just Not That Into You!
    15 May 2015 - The dating game is one exhausting game… especially when you’re in your 30s! But then again as much as the dating game can be a frustrating affair,it can offer one with the most interesting of times. Most women in their 30s will swear to you that men are complicated creatures. Some will swear that only those men you kind of like and those that don’t call you when they promise to are the most...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Our2cents Ep. 32: Rebounds – How Soon Is Too Soon
    15 May 2015 - In this week’s episode of Our2Cents,Sharon Mundia and Susan Wong attempt to understand why some men find it so easy to move onto another relationship hours after their last one. Got any two cents to add to this conversation? Leave a comment or question and they just might address it in the second part of this conversation. Don’t forget to share!  
  • Capital Lifestyle: Six Must Visit Breath Taking Falls In East Africa
    15 May 2015 - Beside world renowned beaches,culture and wildlife,East Africa also has one unique feature that should be accorded more buzz on travelogues and tourist journals; it’s the tens of stunning waterfalls that mark territorial borders,breeding grounds for rare and unique species,haven to endangered strains and much more. Perhaps we are yet to march Venezuela’s Angel Falls,or South Africa’s earth-...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #rip: 'King Of The Blues’ Blues Legend B.b. King Dead At Age 89
    15 May 2015 - Blues legend B.B. King,known for his soaring guitar licks and as an inspiration for generations of musicians over a decades-long career,has died at the age of 89,his daughter told CNN early on Friday. Patty King said her father,a singular figure of US music history,was admitted to a Las Vegas hospital this month after suffering from dehydration. US media reports said King died late Thursday...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #weirdnews: Opah Is First Warm-Blooded Fish Known To Science
    15 May 2015 - The silvery,round-bodied opah fish is the first warm-blooded fish known to science and this unusual ability gives it a competitive edge in the cold ocean depths,researchers said Thursday. Also known as a moonfish,the creature is about the size of a tire and can warm itself much the same way as a car radiator,researchers said in the journal Science. The fish has blood vessels in its gills that...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Foods To Help Heal A Sore Throat
    15 May 2015 - When you have a sore throat,keeping it moist and lubricated eases swallowing and dehydration. Try these foods to help heal a sore throat now. Winter is here,bringing with it a host of ailments,including running noses,congestion and painful sore throats. A sore throat is one of the first signs that a cold is on the way While our first instinct is to reach for lozenges and throat sprays,you...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Crime Show 'Csi’ Calling It A Wrap After 15 Year Run
    15 May 2015 - Hit US TV series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” is ending in September,after a 15-year run and more than 300 episodes of high tech whodunits,CBS television has announced. The network promised an “epic” two-hour “CSI” season finale on September 27 featuring its original stars,William Petersen and Marg Helgenberger alongside current star Ted Danson. “...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine To Go 'Mobile Friendly’
    15 May 2015 - Microsoft said Thursday its Bing search engine would be reconfigured to give more prominence to “mobile-friendly” websites,an acknowledgment of the growing importance of smartphones and other mobile devices. The announcement comes just weeks after Google implemented a similar shift. The moves by the two search engines could have big implications for website operators,advertisers and...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Sam Smith In Good Spirits After Vocal Surgery
    15 May 2015 - Singer Sam Smith appeared to be in good spirits Thursday after vocal surgery that will leave the rising star silent for weeks. The British soul sensation,who enjoyed a meteoric rise thanks to his hit “Stay With Me,” underwent surgery at a New York clinic after doctors detected a hemorrhage in his vocal cords. Smith posted on Instagram a photo of himself after the operation in a...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Has Social Media Changed The Fashion Industry?
    15 May 2015 - Donatella Versace thinks social media has transformed the fashion industry. The Vice President of the Versace thinks the way trends and movements are created has now become a “democracy” and is no longer dominated by the “elite”. She told The Guardian newspaper: “Before that (social media) we were in a little enclosed circle fashion designers and journalists...
  • Capital Lifestyle: 30 Minutes Of Exercise Is Key To Health In Old Age
    15 May 2015 - Elderly men who do 30 minutes of physical activity six days a week are likely to have a 40-percent lower risk of death compared to couch-potato counterparts,researchers said Friday. For men in this age group,just a small amount of regular exercise — regardless of intensity — is as beneficial as giving up smoking,they said. The evidence comes from a major project in Norway called...
  • Capital Lifestyle: #weirdnews: New Kenyan Dating Website Targets American Men
    14 May 2015 - “Connect with American guys who are crazy about Kenyan ladies. Who knows? Chances are you will live like a princess,” reads the profile of “Want A Mzungu” Facebook page,which directs users to Americans4Kenyans.com. Americans4Kenyans.com is a dating website that targets “American men interested in connecting,networking and socializing online with Kenyan ladies.” Upon signing-up,in order to be...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Stage Set For Coke Studio Africa Season 3
    14 May 2015 - Stage set for Season 3 as Coca-Cola partners with KQ for the launch. Following the success of Coke Studio Africa Season 2,The Coca-Cola Company,in partnership with Kenya Airways,is happy to announce the return of its flagship African music show for a 3rdseason. The show,which unlike other music shows that focus on the emergence of a winner,is a non-competitive format which seeks to bring...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Zimbabwe’s Afropop Legend Oliver Mtukudzi To Headline #korogafestival
    14 May 2015 - One of the most prolific musicians hailing from Zimbabwe,Oliver Mtukudzi,with a career spanning more than 40 years,is a virtuoso in his home country and the African continent. Keeping with the tradition of celebrating some of Africa’s best musical talents,Capital FM is proud to announce Zimbabwe’s Afropop legend will be headlining the 7th edition of Koroga Festival in Nairobi,Kenya on Sunday...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Why So Many Relationships /Marriages Don’t Mature
    14 May 2015 - Why are you living a lie? Too many relationships and marriages are hurting,failing,disjointed,average or just surviving because of lack of honesty. You can be together and not really be one. You can be in it and not really be happy. You can be a couple and not really grow. Honesty determines the quality of the bond. Too many unions are stagnant because the partners are not… 1.”...
  • Capital Lifestyle: 24th European Film Festival Launches In Nairobi
    14 May 2015 - Attention all film buffs: The 24th European Film Festival has officially kicked off in Nairobi! Running from 13th to 31st of May 2015 at Alliance Française,films from 15 countries will be screened. Films will be screened twice on weekdays 5:30pm and 7:30pm,and for weekends,there will be 3 screenings – 3pm,5:30pm and 7:30pm. Tickets will be Sh50. Here is the official film schedule:
  • Capital Lifestyle: Revolutionary Elemis Biotec Facials Coming To Nairobi!
    14 May 2015 - Are you struggling with tired,aged,blemished or dull skin? In June,a range of revolutionary Elemis Biotec Facials will be unveiled in Nairobi; the first in East Africa to offer this new technology. For more on Revitalize Wellness Center http://www.revitalize.co.ke Wondering what all the hype is about? Elemis BIOTEC delivers 7 NEW highly-effective,super-charged facial treatments to re-boot...
  • Capital Lifestyle: 6 Ways To Use Chopsticks Besides Eating!
    14 May 2015 - (By Lyndy Mansfield) Chopsticks have been used in Asian for more than five thousand years. Many Westerners have now started eating delicious Asian foods,often resulting in a kitchen drawer full of chopsticks. Use them for garden stakes. Write the names of the seedlings along the length of the sticks and poke them into the ground next to the different seeds you have have planted. You can also...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Lupita Nyong’o Stuns In "Grasshopper Green” Gown
    14 May 2015 - She may have been missing in action at Vogue’s 2015 Met Gala but Lupita Nyong’o brought her A-game to the Cannes Film Festival in a beautiful,green Gucci gown. She said on her Instagram,“It’s Grasshopper Green for Festival de Cannes opening night. Thank you Chopard,Gucci and Uganda’s women for their hair inspiration.” The chiffon dress created beautiful...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Olympic Rings From Sydney Harbour Bridge Sell On Ebay
    14 May 2015 - The giant Olympic rings that were a centrepiece of the 2000 Games,adorning the Sydney Harbour Bridge,have been sold on ebay after being discovered gathering dust in a factory. The five massive rings,measuring 70 metres by 40 metres (229 by 131 feet) and weighing 40 to 50 tonnes,were listed online by Bernard Maas who found them abandoned in a shed on a property he bought in New South Wales...
  • Capital Lifestyle: Vitamin B3 Reduces Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study
    14 May 2015 - A certain type of vitamin B3 may help reduce the risk of non-melanoma skin cancers by 23 percent,according to research released Wednesday ahead of a major US cancer conference. Known as nicotinamide,the vitamin supplement was shown to enhance DNA repair and restore the skin’s immunity,said the findings presented in advance of the American College of Clinical Oncology Conference in...

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