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Twitter Streets: The Most Talked About Trends Today – July 17

Twitter Streets: The Most Talked About Trends Today – July 17

KOT Slams Donald Kipkorir for Shading Morgan Heritage and Alaine

Donald B. Korir faced KOT’s wrath on Tuesday, for claiming that reggae stars Alaine and Morgan Heritage were unknown in Jamaica. In a series of tweets, the exuberant city lawyer said that on his trip to the tropical island, he asked around if the Jamaicans knew Alaine or Morgan Heritage and none recognized them. He also added, “Kenya makes ‘stars’ of non-stars”. His sentiments sparked mixed reactions on the Kenyan Twittersphere, with most slamming him for “not knowing what he was talking about”.

Nairobi’s City Stadium to Be Renamed After Joe Kadenge

Football legend, Joe Kadenge will have City Stadium named in his honor, former PM Raila Odinga announced. “Joe was a legend. And that is why I proposed to President Kenyatta on the possibility of renaming City Stadium in his honor,” said Odinga, speaking at Kadenge’s funeral fundraising. The stadium will be called Joe Kadenge Stadium.

2019 Emmy Nominees Announced

Nominations for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced. HBO’s “Game of Thrones” dominated the night with a whopping 32 nominations, in various categories. Among other big nominees include “When They See Us”, “This is Us”, “Killing Eve” and “Sharp Objects” with over three noms each. The award ceremony will air on September 22nd.

Taika Waititi Set to Direct Marvel’s ‘Thor 4’

Confirmed reports indicate that director Taika Waititi is set to return to “Thor 4”, following the massive success of his 2017 blockbuster, “Thor: Ragnarok”. Much of the information is still scanty, but Chris Hemsworth will still remain as the “Asgardian god of thunder”.

Instagram Goes Down, Again

On Tuesday, Instagram users expressed their frustration that the Facebook-owned App was either repeatedly crashing, or not opening at all. The issue went on for quite a few hours, with no official response from Instagram’s support team. The problem has since been solved.

 

 

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