Margaret Kenyatta named UN Kenya Person of the Year 2014

Margaret Kenyatta named UN Kenya Person of the Year 2014

Margaret Kenyatta, Kenya’s First Lady has been channeling a lot of effort to the Beyond Zero campaign and this has not gone unrecognized as she was today named the 2014 United Nations Person of the Year  during the 69th United Nations Day celebrations at the UN offices in Gigiri. The campaign aims to stop preventable(…)

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8 new Kenyan blogs that you should be reading

8 new Kenyan blogs that you should be reading

The blogging wave is in full swing in the Kenyan online space with new blogs coming up right, left and centre. With all these platforms now available it is increasingly becoming difficult to find the right blogs to read. Of course, this all depends on your taste and preferences but above all thing quality and(…)

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SautiSol release the Sura Yako Remix

SautiSol release the Sura Yako Remix

Just from being crowned the winners of the Best African Act at the 2014 MTV EMA, Kenyan band Sautisol have gone a step further and released the remix to their recent hit “Sura Yako” bringing in Nigerian recording artist Iyanya. Iyanya is best known for winning the 2008 MTN Project Fame West Africa as well(…)

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Sauti Sol win Best African Act award in the 2014 MTV EMA

Sauti Sol win Best African Act award in the 2014 MTV EMA

Kenyan band Sauti Sol have been crowned as winners of Best African Act at the 2014 MTV EMA. The MTV EMA is one of the biggest global music events of the year that celebrates the hottest artists from around the world. Clinching that Best African act title now gives Sauti Sol the opportunity to be(…)

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How to date a feminist

How to date a feminist

As I get to spend more and more time with feminist friends, I realize I have come to the point where I can confidently advise a brother who wants to date a feminist. This wisdom has been drawn from my interaction and experiences over the past few months. 1. Erase everything you know about feminists(…)

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5 things you should stop doing if you want to be happy

5 things you should stop doing if you want to be happy

They say you make your own happiness. Unfortunately, majority of us do not see this and let your happiness be dictated by external factors. This becomes a problem when things are not going your way and you feel like the world is up against you. There are several things that we do to ourselves that(…)

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Orange launches reward scheme for its corporate clients

Orange launches reward scheme for its corporate clients

Orange. has introduced a loyalty programme for its corporate clients. Dubbed Corporate Ziada, this reward scheme is the only one in the market that allows a Corporate entity to earn and redeem points as opposed to the majority that only cater for individual subscriptions. Corporate entities that have signed up to any of the products(…)

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5 things I learned from the Sondeka Festival

5 things I learned from the Sondeka Festival

The Sondeka Festival 2014 went down this past weekend at the Ngong Racecourse bringing 3 days of art, music, dance, theatre and so much more. There was something for everyone; the kids, the artists, the enthusiasts, the old and the lots more not mentioned. All I can say it was an awesome experience and one(…)

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You can now pay taxes via Airtel Money

You can now pay taxes via Airtel Money

Airtel has partnered with the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) to offer Kenyan citizens an opportunity to pay their taxes through Airtel Money. Through the partnership, Airtel will now allow customers across the country to inquire for KRA services, generate KRA payment reference number (PRN or an e-slip/invoice number) and make quick simple payments through Airtel(…)

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OLX wants you to Kaa Ridhoo and be safe while transacting online

OLX wants you to Kaa Ridhoo and be safe while transacting online

OLX, the ICT Authority and Consumer Federation of Kenya (COFEK) have come together to ensure transactions done online are carried out in a safe manner. This was done by the launch of their “Kaa Ridhoo” campaign. With so many Kenyans complaining of being conned online, the campaign is set to help curb this practice. Not(…)

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