Somali presidential palace: ‘Car bomb’ attack in Mogadishu

A Somali woman reacts to site of car bomb attack in Mogadishu on Monday. PHOTO: MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB/AFP/GETTY IMAGES A car bomb has exploded at the gates of Somalia’s presidential palace, followed…

Soccer Talk; misdeeds hunt John Terry’s World Cup bid

By Robert Osoro newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   As the England team prepares for the World Cup in Brazil, one player in top form that Roy Hodgson shut the door on is John…

Robbers attack Makueni Mp and his wife in Nairobi

By Sylvia Juma newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke Thugs armed with crude weapons broke into the house of Makueni Member of Parliament Daniel Kitonga Maanzo, attacking him and his wife before escaping with household…

Africa is fast becoming a cosmetic surgery hub

  By Beryl Osindo newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   People have the right to make decisions that are likely to affect them presently and in the future. When a person decides to have…

Egypt dig unearths 3,600-year-old mummy

(CNN) — Archaeologists say they unearthed a rare find during a dig in Egypt: a sarcophagus that’s 3,600 years old — with a mummy still inside. Egypt’s state-run Al-Ahram newspaper reported Thursday…

Mombasa curio sellers should embrace mobile entrepreneurship

Curio Shop By Beryl Osindo newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke After observing the Kenya Coast, the South African market, and Zanzibar for 21 months, it was evident that the three locations had one thing…

Nairobi college students helping less fortunate through Souls of Charity

By Edward Omondi newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke When Dharshi Freddie called on his closest friends in mid 2012 to join him in giving back to the society, not even him believed that in…

Goals Galore as KPL Kicks Off

Eric Masika By Omondi Onyatta newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke The 2014 Kenya Premier League (KPL) season finally got off this past Saturday with several matches on the cards. In tandem with the heavy…

African film should go digital to discover more Lupitas

Lupita Nyong’o. By Njenga Micugu newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   Nothing has raised as much furore in Kenya and beyond as the controversial Media Bill. While the government of Kenya insists that it…

Kenya Climbs up FIFA Ladder

By Omondi Onyatta newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke Kenya national team Harambee Stars has risen one place in the latest FIFA rankings. The team has climbed to the 108th position from the 109th position…

Origi Shines as Lille steamroll over Sochaux

  Arnold Origi,Photo by Roar Grønstad/rb.no By Omondi Onyatta newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   Belgian-born Kenyan youngster Divock Origi was once again on target as Lille OSC pipped Sochaux 2-0 in a Ligue 1…

Pawns of Eastland; how corrupt Kenyans are exploiting slum dwellers

Wafula Wanyama newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   The number of unscrupulous Kenyans making millions from different slums in Nairobi and its environs is increasing at an alarming rate. They live in squalors and…

AFC, Gor ready for Herculean tasks

By Omondi Onyatta newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   Kenyan representatives in continental football Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards will this weekend aim to finish what they started in Nairobi last weekend. Both sides…

American rapper Lil Kim is pregnant

By Tracy Mulei newdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke Sensational rapper Lil Kim, popularly known for his hit single Magic, Stick is expectant. Kim, 39, who once dated Notorious B.I.G and a member of Biggie’s…

Civil society to protest Jubilee’s unfulfilled promises

By Sylvia Juma newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   Beware of stray bullets, teargas canisters and looters if you are in Nairobi’s CBD as members of the civil society prepares to hold demonstrations today….

Ulinzi, City Stars set for sponsorship boost

By Omondi Onyatta newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   The 2010 Kenya Premier League (KPL) champions Ulinzi Stars are set to sign a sponsorship deal with petroleum giant Engen for the upcoming 2014 KPL…

You don’t have to fit in, Valentine’s Day is for lovers only

By Tracy Mulei newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke It’s that time of year when everything goes red from the walls of the TV screens to the supermarkets and posters all over the streets advertising…

Parliament fitted with biometric register to track truant legislators

By Sylvia Juma newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   The National Assembly’s debating chamber has been fitted with a new biometric system that will be registering MPs’ attendance to parliament sittings and help in…

Flappy Bird Fans Are Threatening To Kill The Developer For Deleting It From App Store

By Tracy Mulei newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke Nguyen Dong,the developer of  the popular Flappy Bird, has been receiving death threats since he decided to delete the application from Google Play and APP store….

Africa declares war against stigmatization of disabled

African leaders have formed an international body that will fight for the rights of people living with disability, their health and access to formal education. The African Leadership Alliance on…


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