August 27, 2014

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Man arrested with 23 Kenyan passports could be Al Shabaab sympathiser: police -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Elderly Kenyan man shot dead in Columbus Ohio -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Kenyan Gospel Artist Elijah Murugami (Ngatho ici) is dead -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Uhuru wins admiration for pallbearer role at Dr Magana’s send-off -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

[VIDEO] “The Lupita Nyong’o Effect” on the Kenya’s Film Industry -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Makau Mutua accused of lying in US Court -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Uhuru Kenyatta says ready to work with Raila Odinga -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

VIDEO: Carjacking in Nairobi caught on tape -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Kenyan family urgently needs help in Sarasota, Florida -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Show Mungiki, Raila Odinga link, ICC tells Bensouda -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o beats Scandal’s “Olivia Pope” for Best Actress honors at the BET Awards

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By Tony Karanja Kenya’s Lupita Nyong’o has won the 2Best Actress award at the 2014 BET Awards held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles California. Lupita however was not at the show. Lupita beat out Kerry Washington who p the role of “Olivia Pope” in the TV drama series “Scandal”. Others in this category included Oprah Winfrey, Angela Bassett and Gabrielle Union. Beyonce and Jay Z go into the ceremony leading with four nominations.  Drake beat out Jay-Z for best male hip hop star. Chris Rock opened the show as host and took jabs at Solange Knowles, Jay Z and Rick…

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Lupita Nyong’o, Brad Pitt to Reteam on Film Adaptation of Novel ‘Americanah’

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Lupita Nyong’o is set to reteam with Brad Pitt‘s Plan B production company on the drama Americanah. Plan B, which produced 12 Years a Slave, has acquired big-screen rights to the Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie-penned novel and will produce alongside D2 Prods. and Potboiler Prods. (The Last King of Scotland, Generation Kill). Nyong’o will produce and star. Americanah is the epic love story of young Nigerians, a romance that spans continents, visas, phone cards and breakups, while exploring the cruelties and the humor of both the modern immigrant experience and the difficulty of finding your way home. The novel was the winner of the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction…

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Linda Muthama To Make a Come Back With a New Show

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Linda Muthama made her debut in stardom when she first featured on TPF season one where she blew many away with her soft and alluring voice. Her melodious voice dazzled many not leaving out the ‘hard to impress’ judge, Ian Mbugua. The lass has been off media for a while now after taking a break and laying low amid allegations she was a homewrecker. The doting mother and wife to comedian Walter Mung’are aka Nyambane is back on the music scenes and will be launching a new campaign dubbed Pandoras Box that will highlight women’s complications during childbirth. Linda will also be…

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[PHOTOS] Check out how these Kenyan celebs looked like when they were young

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Photos of our favorite celebrities and public figures when they were younger always have a way of cheering someone up. No matter where you are from, your dreams are valid. We took the liberty of digging deep into some of them and compiled a list we thought you might want to check out. To start us off is former TV anchor turned entrepreneur Cynthia Nyamai. She is the young girl wearing a blue cap. Cynthia now 2. Socialite or not, Huddah Monroe was once an innocent young girl. Huddah now 3. Eye candy Brenda Wairimu was still a looker. Check…

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[NEW VIDEO] Elani performing Kookoo showcasing Nairobi’s beauty

[NEW VIDEO] Elani performing Kookoo showcasing Nairobi’s beauty

Music Video by Elani performing Kookoo. The video is against a backdrop of a beautiful Nairobi city. Coupled with a beautiful tune, one cannot help love the song and the city of Nairobi.

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[NEW VIDEO] Sauti Sol – NISHIKE Official Music Video

[NEW VIDEO] Sauti Sol – NISHIKE Official Music Video

“NISHIKE”, third single off Sauti Sol’s upcoming third album. Song written and performed by Sauti Sol. Produced by Kagwe Mungai. Video directed by Enos Olik/Bokeh Family 2014. Assistant Director: Marvine Obaga. Video Styling: Anabelle Onyango. Executive Production: Sauti Sol Entertainment. Nishike (Swahili for Touch Me)

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[VIDEO] Lupita Nyong’o’s Dream Meeting With Her Inspiration Alek Wek

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In an emotional speech at the ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon in February, Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o credited supermodel Alek Wek’s success for giving her own self-confidence a huge boost. “She was dark as night, she was on all of the runways and in every magazine and everyone was talking about how beautiful she was,” Nyong’o said. “I couldn’t believe that people were embracing a woman who looked so much like me as beautiful.” PEOPLE introduced Nyong’o to Wek at her photo shoot for this year’s 50 Most Beautiful People cover and the two women quickly realized the admiration was mutual. “I love…

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Kenyan family to debut on new US reality show on Lifetime channel

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A Kenyan family will be featured on a new reality television show to debut on Lifetime channel today. Upcoming actor and model Kelly Wairimu Davis and her family will be on the show Relative Insanity which will air on the channel at today Friday 4/25/2014 at 9pm CST/10pm EST. The show pits family against family, in a 36-hour power struggle for the chance to win up to $25,000. The show is produced by Fly on the Wall Entertainment, the production company behind CBS’s hit summer staple Big Brother. Kelly’s mum Cecilia Wambugu-Davis and her siblings will all feature in the show. Mrs…

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[VIDEO] Eric Omondi in Seattle – The problem with pastors

[VIDEO] Eric Omondi in Seattle – The problem with pastors

Kenya’s biggest name in comedy, the funniest man in the laugh industry and arguably the most sought after Kenyan comedian Eric Omondi on his USA TOUR 2014 dubbed ERIC OMONDI GOES UNTAMED.

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[VIDEO] Lupita Nyong’o reacts to reaching 1 million followers on instagram

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Kenyan actress and Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o hit a milestone last week when she hit the million mark with followers on her instagram account. The Oscar winner has been a hit on social media and it came as no surprise that she got to those many followers. She has about 850,000 followers on Facebook. On instagram she only follows 69 people. Her photos on the photo sharing site include those she has taken with various Hollywood starts with the latest being a “selfie” with Naomi Campbell. Watch her reaction after she saw the feat.

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