Tag: Kenya

Op-Ed EditorJune 2, 2016

Opinion: Between expectation and delivery; the trouble with mobile money in Nigeria

When the Central Bank of Nigeria introduced Mobile Money in Nigeria, the expectation was that the scheme would not only ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 5, 2016

Free vacation in Kenya… for fans of 2Baba

Nigerian music icon, 2Baba, is taking some lucky fans on an all-expense paid, week-long trip to Nairobi, Kenya He announced this ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 1, 2016

African leaders angling towards exit from ICC [DETAILS]

Africans leaders have thrown their weight behind a Kenyan proposal for the continent to pull out of the International Crime ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 29, 2016

Why there’s militancy, criminal activities in Niger Delta – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has attributed the failure of previous governments to clean up oil spillages in the Niger Delta region ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 27, 2016

Buhari takes off to Kenya (PHOTOS)

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari has embarked on a trip to Kenya. Buhari will join President Uhuru Kenyatta as well as ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 28, 2015

See the names some Kenyan women gave their kids after Obama’s visit

If you thought it was only the Americans that define weird when it comes to naming children, then you’re in ...

Seyi AlbertJuly 27, 2015

Twitter Weekly Roundup: The Nigerian passport, #SomeoneTellCNN, inclusive government

*picks up megaphone* GOOD MORNING NIGERIA AND BEYOND! IT IS ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL MONDAY! *drops megaphone* How are you all doing ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 25, 2015

Photo of the day: Obama’s visit to Kenya in 1987 — and now

Obviously a lot has changed in 27 years. This is Barack as a young man in 1987 visiting his father’s country, ...

Janeth JJuly 23, 2015

#SomeoneTellCNN: CNN reporter calls Kenya a terror hotbed

CNN correspondent Barbara Starr referred to Kenya as a “hotbed of terror” on Thursday. She said, “President Barack Obama is ...

Janeth JMay 15, 2015

MultiChoice Kenya slashes prices, maybe Nigeria can follow suit

by Ranti Joseph Apparently, MultiChoice issues might not be isolated to Nigeria. Kenyans have been able to convince MultiChoice to slash ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 12, 2015

The day 14 foreign ambassadors visited Buhari (PHOTOS)

by James Sambo On Monday, May 11, 14 foreign ambassadors visited President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, at the Defence House in Abuja. ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 6, 2015

Kenya names law graduate as gunman in massacre of 147 students

by Chinwe Okafor Following the unfortunate event that left over 147 students killed in Kenya, authorities have named one of ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 29, 2015

Commentary: 3 possible reasons behind Davido’s below par performance in Kenya

by Kolapo Olapoju #1 Fact- Davido’s stage performance is mediocre to those who don’t dig live music and utterly unbearable to those ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 29, 2015

Kenyans grumble about Davido’s performance in 8 hilarious memes (LOOK)

by Chinwe Okafor  Following the not-too-awesome performance reported to have been displayed by Davido last night in Kenya [you would ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 13, 2015

Meet the two-headed kid everyone’s talking about (PHOTOS)

by Chinwe Okafor Wonders they say, shall never end. A goat gave birth to a two-headed kid (baby goat) in ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 10, 2015

Guess how much Davido is getting paid for his upcoming Kenyan gig

by Chinwe Okafor No, it is nothing close to what you’re thinking right now. It is actually a lot more. ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 3, 2015

#StoriesWeHear: Man rapes employer’s chicken to death

by Chinwe Okafor   A man has committed bestiality with a chicken in Kenya. Ndanu Mwatha, 22, said the act ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 11, 2015

Why I will support Buhari – OBJ wants y’all to know

by Kolapo Olapoju Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has finally expressed his support for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives ...

MuyiwaJanuary 16, 2015

Why Uber’s imminent Nairobi launch could be its best move in Africa yet

by Muyiwa Matuluko TechMoran reports that Uber, the disruptive luxury taxi e-Hailing service will launch in Nairobi this January. This is ...

Isime EseneJanuary 2, 2015

Opinion: Ex-Minister, Adamu Bello has nothing on Akinwunmi Adesina’s sterling achievements

by Richard-Mark Mbaram  This relentlessly passionate minister got over $5 billion of investments into the agriculture sector in just three ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 1, 2014

Coke Studio takes May D, Teckno, Selebobo, others to CRUTECH

by Jewel Stephen   Lovers of good music and dance are in for a time of their lives as the ...

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2014

Aww, too bad: Davido fails to emerge ‘Best African Act’ at EMAs 2014 || Guess who won

by Isi Esene MTV Base has today revealed Kenyan Afro-pop group Sauti Sol as the winner of Best African Act ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 21, 2014

University girls make N150k per week in my club – Strip club boss offers good employment

by Kolapo Olapoju The owner of Cave night club in Ikeja, Dr. Shina Eddo says the strip club business is ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

Nigerian man vomits 42 pellets of heroin in Kenyan airport

by Kolapo Olapoju On the night of Monday, 22 September, a Nigerian man was arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 23, 2014

“Yes, I slept with Davido” – Kenyan socialite says it was all true

by Kolapo Olapoju Kenyan socialite and video vixen, Stacy Brianar Brown, popularly known as Pendo, has yet again, revealed that ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 20, 2014

The Future Africa Awards 2014: Nominees interview series – Samir Ibrahim and Charles Nichols (TFAA Prize in Agriculture)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Earning a nomination in 2014’s ‘The Future Africa Awards Prize in Agriculture’, are two bright individuals, ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 19, 2014

Cross-border payment just got easier as Interswitch and Paynet merge

by Tunji Andrews Kenya’s multi-institutional payments provider, Paynet Group has agreed to merge with Interswitch Transnational Holding to create the ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 17, 2014

Golden heart foundation to host over 5000 youths at the centenary edition of national youth summit

by Jewel Stephen Golden Heart Foundation is set to host over 5000 youths at the centenary edition of national youth ...

Isime EseneSeptember 17, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: Africa is the new China – Billionaire businessman, Ashish J.Thakkar

by Wilfred Okiche Listed by Forbes magazine as Africa’s youngest billionaire, Ashish Thakkar, 33, sits atop the Mara group, a ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 8, 2014

“Pray for Pope Francis”| “A plane will be hijacked” || T.B Joshua has some new prophecies for the week

by Azubuike Azikiwe Every week, founder of Synagogue church of all nations, Prophet T.B Joshua, seems to always have a ...

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