Lifestyle

Fab Friday Fashion Fact: Leather for All Reasons and Seasons

Fashion
Did you know that leather is a durable and flexible material made by tanning the rawhide and skin of animals often cattle? Leather is the new neutral. Whatever the weather whatever the occasion, you can never go wrong with leather.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

KittenTaxi App: Gangster Kitty’s, High Speed Chases and the Most Fun You'll Have Yet

Tech Talk
KittenTaxi is a new generation racing shooter game with a unique animated hand drawn graphics you’ve never seen before. It features an epic escaping story of bank robbing cats.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Tim Mworia | @timworia

Trophy Wife: Don’t Let the Awful Title Turn You Off

Movie Reviews
Unlike the name suggests, Trophy Wife isn’t about a rich older man’s status-only blonde wife- even though her hair colour is blonde. She's a woman that’s aware she’s ill-equipped as a step-parent but is making a genuine effort to learn and trying to connect with the kids to make it work.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

"No Good Deed" Is No Good

Movie Reviews
On a stormy night when her inattentive husband is away on a golfing trip for his father’s birthday, a woman answers the door to a stranger in need. No Good Deed is a cat and mouse game between a deranged ex-con and the good Samaritan woman who offers him her help.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Cottar’s 1920’s Safari Camp in Fodor’s Top 100 Hotels in the World

Travel
One of Kenya’s most historic tented camps scoops coveted ‘Trip of a Lifetime’ accolade in the 2014 Fodor’s 100 Hotel Awards.
  • Sept. 19, 2014

What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Interior Design

FYI
Ever wondered if your zodiac sign can determine your home interior design. Well it doesn’t come easy and a lot has to be in place for it to be done. Whether or not you pay attention to the sun, moon and stars, all you really have to do is to take a look around your home.
  • Sept. 19, 2014

‘Where Books Go To Live’: An Easy Taxi and Story Moja Campaign

FYI
Easy Taxi and Story Moja have partnered together to develop a mobile library concept around the theme, ‘Where Books Go to Live’.
  • Sept. 19, 2014

Jovago Announces Its Expansion to SADC Region

Travel
“Zimbabwe is listed among the fasted growing travel destinations in Africa, we want to be part of this incredible growth.” - Estelle Verdier-Watine, Managing Director, Jovago.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Humiliating Climbdown by Juba Regime as Expulsion Order Rescinded

Trending Topics
The chorus of angry voices was united in telling the regime in Juba off, citing an endless list of what Kenya and Uganda had done for South Sudan, during the independence war, during the pre-independence years and since independence, besides still hosting tens of thousands of South Sudanese on their soil.
  • Sept. 19, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

HOT: Isaya Evans

Star Profiles
Isaya Evans is face of the Safaricom Sevens Tournament. You must have seen his face on the Sevens ads which he has starred in since 2013. Evans has played roles on several TV series including Lies That Bind, Mwangaza and Mheshimiwa.
  • Sept. 18, 2014

Tanzanian Doreen Mashika Named African Designer for Tomorrow

Designers
Mashika edged out nine other finalists at the competition judged by a jury made up of global fashion shot-callers led by Vogue Germany’s chief editor Christine Arp.
  • Sept. 18, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Book Excerpt: The Devil’s Crucible

FYI
Then, and with a certain majesty, the block slid free of its remaining tethers and tumbled through the air. The sea exploded with the impact and huge fountains of water reached out in every direction from the epicentre.
  • Sept. 18, 2014
  • Ian McKenzie-Vincent

Looking Past the Pain

FYI
Break ups are hard; especially if you did everything you could in the relationship. This is doubly difficult for guys, who don’t know what to do with the negative emotion welling up inside. Is there a way past the pain?
  • Sept. 17, 2014
  • Anthony Okoth

Further Isolation for South Sudan Following Kiir Regime’s Latest Move

Trending Topics
‘Get the hell out of our country’ appears to be the message by the regime of Salva Kiir in South Sudan, after Ministerial Circular 007/2014 made its entry into the public domain yesterday.
  • Sept. 17, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

World’s Oldest Kingdom on the Verge of Collapse With Scotland Referendum

Trending Topics
Scotland, England and Wales make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland but after a 307 year union, the nation is seeking independence from the U.K.
  • Sept. 17, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Kenya Allocated Limited Rugby World Cup 2015 Tickets - Grab Yours!

Sports
The Kenya Rugby Union has received a ticket allocation from the International Rugby Board for the RWC 2015 taking place in England and Wales. The ticket allocation is as follows...
  • Sept. 16, 2014

Africa’s Tourism Growth Lags Behind Global Average This Year

Business
The latest data available from the United Nations World Tourism Organization show an increase in global travel by 5 percent. However, in terms of sub regions did Northern Europe and South Asia with 8 percent each outpace all the other regions of the globe.
  • Sept. 16, 2014
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thome

Top 10 Must-Haves For Your Make-Up Bag

Fashion
Want to look Instagram-ready at all times? Here are the essentials you should have in your make-up bag to ensure you do.
  • Sept. 16, 2014
  • Wangechi Maina

Hot Pet: Jodi

Pets
"Jodi" is a five month old female not yet spayed. She would make a lovely pet.
  • Sept. 16, 2014
  • KSPCA

Why I Love Facebook and How That Has Anything To Do With Dogs!

Pets
I use FB for sharing knowledge of all things DOG. I usually post a dog funny or two, I post dogs lost or found, I post training and behavior articles and the VERY BEST part of FB is still seeing "my" dogs all over the world.
  • Sept. 16, 2014
  • Amy L. Rapp