Sad news as Phoenix Theater shuts down

Sad news as Phoenix Theater shuts down

The Phoenix Theatre in the Nairobi CBD shut down on Wednesday, due to unforeseen circumstances. Award winning film maker and actor Mugambi Nthiga who broke the news through his twitter said, “Phoenix players withstood many years of woes. But today, Phoenix Players has shut down. This is… I have no words.” For a long time, ..

East African musicians break this world record

East African musicians break this world record

It is an amazing musical moment for East African musicians as they break the record for the world’s longest song. The song was organized by Mdundo, the ONGEA team and PHAT! at the at the ONGEA Music Summit in Nairobi in February this year. The song titled ‘One People’ involved a total of 242 aspiring ..

Sauti Sol to work with Davido, Tiwa Savage

Sauti Sol to work with Davido, Tiwa Savage

Kenya’s top all-boy band Sauti Sol are an example to be followed by other Kenyan artistes. Day in day out they are churning hits, working with international artistes and going on tours. Barely a week ago, they released their collabo featuring Bebe Cool and currently they’re on tour in Naija. In an interview they did ..

Lupita Nyong’o’s heartwarming open letter to dad

Lupita Nyong’o’s heartwarming open letter to dad

Lupita Nyong’o might be away from home but her heart and soul still remains where her parents call home. The award-winning actress took some time off her tight schedule to send a heartwarming letter to her dad Prof. Anyango who is vying for the Kisumu County gubernatorial seat in the upcoming general election. “This is ..

The origin of 4:20, weed’s high holiday

The origin of 4:20, weed’s high holiday

So it’s been in the air, all over social media, 4:20. You probably are wondering what’s that and if you know, you don’t know it’s origin. Well, for starters, 4:20 is derived from the 20th day of April every year which marks Marijuana’s high holiday. What does that mean even? In some states in US ..

Kenya Rugby under 20 aka Chipu qualify for African Championships final

Kenya Rugby under 20 aka Chipu qualify for African Championships final

It was a great day for Kenyan Rugby as our under 20 team qualified for African Championships final after beating Zimbabwe 34-24 in Madagascar. The Paul Odera coached side will take on the winner of the Namibia-Madagascar in the final on Sunday. The two sides clash latter on Thursday. Chipu’s try scorers were Joshua Macharia, Steve Keter, William Diffu ..

Diamond Platinumz to officially launch his ‘chibu’ perfume tomorrow

Diamond Platinumz to officially launch his ‘chibu’ perfume tomorrow

Well love him or hate him but Diamond Platinumz is an embodiment of talent and hardwork combined. The Tanzanian crooner is not only making it big in music but also he’s got some enviable business mind. The artiste who has his own record label WCB (Wasafi Classics Baby) recently ventured into digital music selling with ..

No Divorce, says Chameleone

No Divorce, says Chameleone

Yesterday, it was reported that legendary singer Jose Chameleone had been summoned to the Nakawa family court by Grade One Magistrate Ms Margaret Anyu. Reason? His wife Daniella had (reportedly) filed for divorce. There was even a letter that did rounds on the internet, by Daniella via his lawyers. However, Jose Chameleone took to his ..

Jose Chameleone to be divorced

Jose Chameleone to be divorced

Ugandan and East Africa’s evergreen singer Jose Chameleone might be headed for a divorce. This is after his wife filed for a divorce. Daniella Atim has been Chameleone’s wife for nine years now and together they have four kids. However, she feels that it’s up for their marriage, alleging the music star of battering her ..

Man who posted video of him Killing on facebook commits suicide(Video)

Man who posted video of him Killing on facebook commits suicide(Video)

Over the Easter Holiday, a man named Steve Stephens posted a video of himself brutally killing an innocent old man in Cleveland USA. Steve was driving his car when he came into a halt, called the old man and began asking him his age before shooting him. “Found me somebody I’m going to kill, this ..

King Mswati bans divorce in Swaziland

King Mswati bans divorce in Swaziland

This might sound as one hell of a joke, or an extended prank of April Fools’ Day but no, it’s very true. According to The Times of Swaziland, the king held a meeting with Christian leaders at his Engabezweni Royal Residence on Sunday and issued the decree. “In our culture, once you marry, there is ..

Sauti Sol team up with Uganda’s Bebe Cool for epic Ugandan and Kenyan showdown

Sauti Sol team up with Uganda’s Bebe Cool for epic Ugandan and Kenyan showdown

East Africa’s music giants Bebe Cool (Uganda) and Sauti Sol (Kenya) are thrilled to announce the release of their new collabo titled ‘MBOZI ZA MALWA’, luganda for conversations that usually take place when friends are having a drink at their local joint. Written by Yesse Oman Rafiki and Sauti Sol, the song has a dancehall ..