Tag: Kenya

August 8, 2012

N368,000 per chair: Kenyan parliament vs. Nigerian parliament – Which is more bad ass?

by Stanley Azuakola Hear the big story from Kenya today: Kenyans are angry with their parliamentarians because they took tax ...

July 30, 2012

Opinion: Nigerian journalists and ‘brown envelopes’

by Elor Nkereuwem As much as we may argue that journalists are prone to taking bribes because of their poor ...

July 17, 2012

4 ways social media could transform conflict in Africa

by Gabrielle Ramaiah and Jason Warner Whether social media ultimately will prove itself to be a tool of greater pacification ...

July 4, 2012

How annoying: Goldie is back in Prezzo’s arms

by Tolu Orekoya The hot/cold relationship between Nigerian singer/performer Goldie and her erstwhile lover Kenyan Prezzo are back on again ...

March 16, 2012

“More deadly, more sophisticated, more effective” – Al-Qaeda blamed for increase in African bombings

by Lekan Olanrewaju Al-Qaeda has been named responsible for the increase in bombings in Nigeria, as well as Kenya and ...

February 20, 2012

Robbers abort plan and flee – Thanks to Kenyan chief’s SOS tweet

  By Rachel Ogbu Twitter has recorded a new testimony thanks to Administrative Chief Francis Kariuki from Kenya who averted ...

OluwapelumiDecember 15, 2011

“Nobody is going to develop Africa except us” – Tony Elumelu preaches ‘Africapitalism’ in East Africa

By Hauwa Gambo  Tony O. Elumelu, MFR, Chairman of Heirs Holdings, an African proprietary investment firm committed to the economic transformation ...

OluwapelumiNovember 3, 2011

Tales from Kenya! Why Nigerian men get laid fater over here

Roselyn Kangara I have never been to Nigeria but I have a lot of Nigerian pals here. I find them fascinating, ...

OluwapelumiOctober 22, 2011

The new faces of O: Channel O unveils Denrele and 5 other new VJs!

by Ifreke Inyang A lot of people were both surprised and confused when they spotted eccentric TV star, Denrele Edun ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 27, 2011

Hello Kenya! Banky W and Wizkid lined up for cameo inTV series

By Seyi Lawal Empire Mates Entertainments’ boss and protégé, Banky W and Wizkid, are both lined up to feature as ...

OluwapelumiJune 22, 2011

Get ready to giggle! This is NOT the news: Volume 1

by Stanley Azuakola We are pleased to introduce a new column this week – where, in Jon-Stewart-Stephen-Colbert style, our dear ...

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