Lifestyle

Grey’s Anatomy: Modern day answer to ER

Movie Buzz
The series is set up in a spectacular way in Seattle Grace Hospital. It tells the story of the central cast from day one of their medical internship, to choosing what to specialize in and eventually becoming residents. It's great, funny, has drama, medicine and amazing characters; almost everything that makes me a die-hard fan of Shonda Rhimes’ productions.
  • April 24, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

So, you want to be a blogger?

FYI
If you are looking to join the blogging world, allow me to orient you on the top five blogging platforms to ease your start.
  • April 24, 2014
  • Embukane Vincent Libosso

Kenyan hip hop community needs to save Johnny Vigeti

Music & Nightlife
Respected and honored amongst many, Johnny who is said to have a drug problem is one of the pioneers of Kenyan hip hop along with his Kalamashaka mates Roba and Kama.
  • April 24, 2014
  • Embukane Vincent Libosso

10 Ways To Wear Denim

Fashion
Whether on a night out or a casual Friday at the office, there's numerous ways to rock the classic sturdy cotton twill textile we all love and simply refer to as denim.
  • April 24, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

What's wrong with Kenyan men?

FYI
Everyone has been talking about why West African men are number one for Kenyan women. But the question “WHAT THE HELL IS WRONG WITH OUR MEN?” has grown boring... It's time for some answers.
  • April 23, 2014
  • Rose Odengo - Love Matters

Kenya Airways introduces the first black female Dreamliner Captain in global aviation

Travel
In a world aviation first has Kenya Airways today announced that Captain Irene Koki Mutungi was promoted to be the first black African captain on the world’s latest plane, the Boeing B787 Dreamliner.
  • April 23, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Ol Pejeta goes high tech to fight poaching

Environment
The Ol Pejeta Conservancy, arguably Kenya’s most complete wilderness experience will from June this year begin to deploy high tech aerial surveillance crafts, commonly referred to as drones but in technical terms called UAV’s or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.
  • April 23, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Hot Pet: Toya

Pets
"Toya" older female Spitz type. Special needs case. She is blind in one eye and the other needs drops at regular intervals to save her sight. She needs a compassionate dog lover.
  • April 23, 2014
  • KSPCA

Earth Day, Green Fashion and SOKO Kenya

Designers , Trending Topics
SOKO is a clothing manufacturing unit with environmental issues at the heart of its business. It’s the brainchild of Joanna Maiden based in Rukinga Wildlife Sanctuary in Kenya. Their clothes have been featured on Vogue, Grazia, i-D and Elle magazines and worn by influential people such as Michelle Obama and Elle MacPherson.
  • April 22, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

The Launch of Club Sevens Bar & Lounge

FYI
Nairobi’s nightlife is a menu of great lounge bars, amazing music, beautifully dressed women and men…and of course an amazingly memorable time. How about this? A new entrant, a great nightspot to let your hair down and get the boys to enjoy a game on the big screens - Club Sevens Bar & Lounge.
  • April 22, 2014
  • Embukane Vincent Libosso

Celebrating Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1927-2014)

Trending Topics
Nobel-prize winning Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez died at home in his adopted country Mexico on Thursday April 17, 2014. He was revered for his fiction novels Love in the Time of Cholera and Autumn of the Patriarch among many others.
  • April 22, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

KCB retain Great Rift 10s title

Sports
KCB successfully defended their Top Fry Great Rift Ten A side title after battling to a 18-15 sudden death win over Strathmore Leos in the final, played on Sunday 20 April 2014.
  • April 22, 2014
  • Press Release

Tips for getting over post-holiday blues

FYI
It’s the Tuesday after the four-day Easter weekend and most of you are back to the office, class and places of business reminiscing about how you spent the holiday. Here are tips to help you ease back into your daily routine the rest of this week.
  • April 22, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

What your sleep position says about your relationship

FYI
In a study carried out by Professor Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire your preferred sleeping position says a lot about your personality and the status of your relationship. Do women finally have a scientific reason to demand a cuddle from their men?
  • April 22, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

The MTV Africa Music Awards in association with Absolut announces nominees

Music & Nightlife
The 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) are set to be hosted in South Africa for the first time. The spectacular awards show and music celebration, in association with Absolut and sponsored by the KwaZulu-Natal Province.
  • April 17, 2014
  • SHK - Press Release

Liverpool and Everton fans united at Anfield for the Hillsborough Memorial Service

Trending Topics
This season seems a season for history to be made at Anfield. This past weekend’s win for Liverpool over City took them to a historic high. For the first time in a long while they are considered favorites to win the premier league title.
  • April 17, 2014
  • Embukane Vincent Libosso

5 Helpful Apps for the Easter Traveller

Tech Talk
A long weekend trip shouldn't mean that your daily comforts can't be enjoyed. You still want to tweet from the middle of nowhere and not be surprised by unexpected weather...among other things.
  • April 17, 2014
  • Tim Mworia

Mr. Peabody and Sherman: No child’s play here

Movie Reviews
It’s the April school holidays and I wasn’t anticipating watching this animation. I was so sure the theatre would be thronged with kids out to catch this movie.
  • April 17, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

5 reasons why most actors don't take the time to learn the business of acting

Movie Buzz
The business of acting is an important concept to know and is also one of the single most overlooked concepts among new actors. Why do you think they call it show BUSINESS and not show ACTING or show UP? There’s a reason why they call it show business, because that’s what it is.
  • April 16, 2014
  • Tony

The battle of the skies over East Africa will get hotter come June this year

Travel
When Ethiopian Airlines, come 04th of June, doubles their number of flights from Addis Ababa to Nairobi from presently two to four, will the stage be set for notching up the ‘air war’ between two of Africa’s leading airlines, Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Airlines.
  • April 16, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome