Five Questions From The ‘Pombe Bangi’ Video

Five Questions From The ‘Pombe Bangi’ Video

It looks like it’s ratchet season in Kenya and there is another video to make your eye pop and your blood boil. A bunch of kids with access to Range…

Wildlife ‘WikiLeaks’ targets Africa poaching elite

Wildlife ‘WikiLeaks’ targets Africa poaching elite

Poachers slaughtering Africa’s elephants and rhinos with impunity are often shielded from police by powerful connections, but a group of conservationists has turned to the anonymity of tip-offs to try…

Itch-scratching elephant terrifies occupants of car

Itch-scratching elephant terrifies occupants of car

An elephant in Pilanesburg National Park in South Africa used a small car apparently to scratch an itch while terrifying the passengers inside. The elephant rubbed against and sat on…

Satellite full of lizards having sex is spinning out of control

Satellite full of lizards having sex is spinning out of control

Leapin’ lizards — they’re lost in space! A Russian satellite full of geckos having sex in space has stopped responding to ground control, the Washington Post reports. The unmanned spacecraft…

Mysterious Giant Siberian Crater Discovered At End Of World

Mysterious Giant Siberian Crater Discovered At End Of World

A huge, 262-foot crater has been discovered in Yamal — a region north of Siberia whose name means ‘end of the world’ — and scientists are unsure how it happened,…

Biggest car cemetery unearthed

Biggest car cemetery unearthed

These spooky apocalyptic images are not scenes from “Walking Dead” movie, but actually taken at one of the biggest car cemeteries in the world – the Chatillion Car Graveyard, Belgium….

A new crop of bleached leaders might leave our nation torn

A new crop of bleached leaders might leave our nation torn

Bleaching has become the talk of the day for our Kenyan beauty queens. Divas are diluting the concentration of their melanin in the name of becoming more appealing to the…

Massive sea creature attacks, kills and eats a 3 meter long great white Shark

Massive sea creature attacks, kills and eats a 3 meter long great white Shark

According to Australian scientists, a tagged 3-meter-long (9 foot) great white shark was killed and eaten by an even bigger predator, most likely a “colossal cannibal great white shark” Gizmodo…

Antarctic glacier collapse means sea-level rise now ‘unstoppable’

Antarctic glacier collapse means sea-level rise now ‘unstoppable’

Climate change is a large, multi-faceted issue so it is hard to name any one aspect as being most important. However, one aspect that is hard to ignore is the…

Runaway Star Cluster Speeding Towards Earth

Runaway Star Cluster Speeding Towards Earth

A star cluster has broken away from a galaxy and is hurtling in the direction of Earth at more than 2,000,000mph, US astronomers have discovered. The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics…

David Cameron’s new Facebook likes show you can put a price on friendship

David Cameron’s new Facebook likes show you can put a price on friendship

Do you like David Cameron? Do you “like” David Cameron? Not in a high-school way: I mean on Facebook. Just a month ago, the prime minister’s official Facebook page had barely…

Pope Francis says: ‘Don’t call me Superman’

Pope Francis says: ‘Don’t call me Superman’

As he prepares to mark his first year in office, Pope Francis has attacked the hype surrounding his popular papacy, claiming he is a “normal person” and calling comparisons between…

Study Shows Why It’s Worth Your Employer’s Money To Buy Everyone Walking Desks

Desk jobs are slowly killing us. Perhaps even worse than dying early, our office-potato lives are making us more susceptible to joint pain, fatigue, and illness. To fight off these modern diseases, Iuse…

Denim Jacket Trends: 10 Fab, Fresh Styles To Rock

Aaaaah,who doesn’t like Denim?And why not it’s the most versatile and figure- forgiving fabric on the planet! This Spring 2014 season take note of these super haute denim jacket trends….

Nairobi’s education becoming costly daily

By Beryl osindo newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   Education in Nairobi is costly irrespective of the school or the curriculum we choose for our children. Thinking of a good Kindergarten school in Nairobi…

Food, fuel among Kenya’s most expensive consumables

By Patrick Wafula newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   The most expensive thing in Kenya is food. Did you know that a chicken in Kenya, even in Ingokho land, is up to three times…

Where are we headed with all these Kenya-China Projects?

By Harry Karemeri newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke   China has spent over US$100 billion in African projects over the last decade-and I am not somehow happy about it. In Africa, China is merely…

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…

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…

African mobile growth set to slow

By REUTER African mobile subscription growth will fall by two thirds by 2017, pointing to new challenges for regional operators. The uptake of new mobile subscriptions in sub-Saharan Africa is…