Microsoft is Killing Off Push Notification on Older Windows Phones

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Windows Phone is practically dead and you might know that since Microsoft decided to stop supporting the platform and focus on other ventures. They started with killing support for Windows Phone 8.1 months ago and now they are banging the final nails to the coffin. On a Microsoft forum page, the company announced that they […] Read On Web → Microsoft is Killing Off Push Notification on Older Windows Phones

Wikipedia Zero Will Be Discontinued This Year, 800 Million People Affected

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Wikipedia has grown to be quite important due to its huge database of articles of practically anything and you can learn a lot from it. It is one of the top websites in terms of traffic and its importance cannot be ignored. In a move to make sure that more people can access the service, […] Read On Web → Wikipedia Zero Will Be Discontinued This Year, 800 Million People Affected

Reimagining banking in 2018 and beyond

19 Feb 2018 » Capital FM Blog

Justifiably, 2017 was a year that can be summarised in three words: uncertain, changing and challenging. Looking at the East African region in the last year, economic conditions deteriorated largely in Kenya and South Sudan, with the rest of the countries closing the year with a not so favourable story to tell. Geopolitical instability remained a major threat to the region’s near-term economic growth. A prolonged electioneering period in Kenya brought a slowdown in expansion across the East...

Shocking 2018 Prediction On Kenya By American Intelligence

19 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Assessment, analysis and predictions about the Kenyan sitution in 2018. The frequntly accurate verdict from the spooks will come as a huge surprise to most.Kumekucha

The End Of NASA?

19 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Some serious political issues have arisen within NASA and some are predicting the end of the coalition. An indepth analysis.Kumekucha

The OPPO A83 (F5 Lite), A Stripped-Down Version of the F5, Is Now Available in Kenya For Ksh 23,000

19 Feb 2018 » Tech Arena

OPPO has been very active in this market the last couple of months. The company has been releasing new smartphones under the F5 family and its latest one is the OPPO A83 also known as the OPPO F5 Lite. This is the first smartphone by the company to be launched in 2018 and is a stripped-down version of the company’s current flagship, the OPPO F5 that we reviewed last year. Check that one out here. We have been expecting this smartphone in the country this month as it has been launched in a few...

OPPO A83 Specifications and Price in Kenya

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

The OPPO A83 focuses on bringing a supposedly premium design to the budget segment in the Kenyan space. The device still brags of its camera prowess with the tagline, selfie expert but the main focus this time around if the design, the biggest change being the lack of a fingerprint reader and in its place, […] Read On Web → OPPO A83 Specifications and Price in Kenya

OPPO A83 Swaps The Fingerprint Reader for Face Unlock, Starts Selling in Kenya

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Smartphone manufacturers are always keeping up with trends, some which we might not like and some that we appreciate. One such company is OPPO. OPPO is well-known for its camera prowess and the company knows this very well as most, if not all of their phone carry the “selfie-expert” tag. However, the company’s latest smartphone […] Read On Web → OPPO A83 Swaps The Fingerprint Reader for Face Unlock, Starts Selling in Kenya

Parliament’s adoption of the vetting committee recommendations signals end of their oversight role

19 Feb 2018 » Mzalendo

If there’s a time Kenyans need to take public participation in parliamentary business seriously, that time is now. The recent vetting of the nine nominees and the subsequent adoption of recommendations by the same is an indication that the 12th Parliament is officially a rubberstamp for the Executive. One only needs to consider the tone of President Uhuru when talking to Jubilee MPs during a recent Parliamentary Group (PG) meeting at State House Nairobi to realize the challenge we’re facing...

Communications Authority (CA) to Finally Announce Findings of Kenya’s Telecoms Competition Clause

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

The competition clause surrounding the operations of Kenya’s mobile telecoms industry was introduced a couple of years ago and in that time, the Communications Authority (CA) is yet to offer guidance regarding the hot matter. On the bright side of things, it appears the wait will be a thing of the past as the ICT […] Read On Web → Communications Authority (CA) to Finally Announce Findings of Kenya’s Telecoms Competition Clause


19 Feb 2018 » OMG

Socialites turned businesswomen Huddah Monroe and Zari Hassan, have been frenemies for quite sometime and neither of them bothers to hide the known fact. Zari recently took it to Instagram to flaunt she owned three of the best high-end smartphones in the market, after being gifted and Iphone X, by a mystery man. “What’s your […]

Algocent Introduces Chargifi Wireless Charging Solution in Kenya

19 Feb 2018 » Tech Arena

Last week, Algocent unveiled Chargifi wireless charging solution in Kenya. The company decided to bring the product to Kenya first but will make it available in other countries in Sub-Sahara. Algocent is the authorized distributor for Chargifi products and it will be targeting businesses and public facilities including restaurants, boardrooms, hospitals, airports just to name a few. So, right now I know you are wondering what Chargifi is and how the charging solution works. Well, if you have...

FLAP: A New Lazy Way to Conserve Migrant Birds? Why Not!

19 Feb 2018 » Potent Ash

The conservation of migratory birds is a tricky affair.  When I consulted ringers on whether the number of migratory birds is increasing or reducing, I got different responses. Edwin Gichuhi, a researcher at the National Museums of Kenya felt that it depended on different factors, “When there is enough manpower, we are likely to ring more […] The post FLAP: A New Lazy Way to Conserve Migrant Birds? Why Not! appeared first on Potentash.


19 Feb 2018 » OMG

Zari is a few days officially single, but Kenyan controversial Gospel artist Ringtone, is wasting no time in expressing his urge to make the mother of five his legitimate wife. According to the singer the boss lady needs a man who would give her peace, by leading her to church and not a man blinded […]

iPhone X Slow Sales are Taking Samsung Down with Them

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

To the surprise of most people, Apple didn’t sell as much iPhone Xs as the company expected. The last report coming out of the California-based company cited that they had sold 77.3 million iPhones (not just the iPhone X, this figure includes all iPhone models sold during the last quarter of 2017), a mere 1% […] Read On Web → iPhone X Slow Sales are Taking Samsung Down with Them


19 Feb 2018 » OMG

Wasafi Records most promising artist, Rayvanny, continues to put East Africa in the map. Rayvanny recently bagged the BET Award for the category of the Best International Viewers’ Choice and is now making major moves in the international music scene, as he was featured in Jason Derulo’s hit song Tip Toe remix alongside French Montana. Rayvanny […]


19 Feb 2018 » OMG

Bongo sensation Diamond Platnumz, had a cranky Valentines after his then official baby mama Zari the bosslady, publicly announced he was done playing wife to him, as he continues running around with different women. Zari however hinted she would continue tolerating him as a friend for the sake of their two children, Tiffah and Nillan. […]

Baking Cakes Without Using An Oven?

19 Feb 2018 » Yummy

Cakes are some of life’s little pleasures, and you do not have to miss out on them just because you… The post Baking Cakes Without Using An Oven? appeared first on Yummy Magazine by EatOut.

Travel: 6 Beautiful Islands In Kenya You Should Visit

19 Feb 2018 » Potent Ash

Islands can be the perfect romantic getaways for couples wanting to share unforgettable memories or singles wanting to experience life differently. Every island offers a unique experience. Kenya is blessed to have several islands, each with different cultures and sites. Lamu and the nearby archipelago Lamu is an Island famous for its astounding history, diverse […] The post Travel: 6 Beautiful Islands In Kenya You Should Visit appeared first on Potentash.

Eat Sweet Potatoes Like Okinawans

19 Feb 2018 » Healthy Living

It’s really simple. The Okinawans in Japan are the healthiest people on this planet earth. They have more centenarians than anywhere else and they age gracefully…without the chronic diseases that plague our modern Kenyan society. About 70% of their diet is sweet potatoes. They eat a lot of them. I prefer the white ones, steamed, not boiled. So tasty.     

Bloggers We Love: Soni Side Up

19 Feb 2018 » Yummy

She’s hip, she’s cool and she loves to eat! Soni Adriance aka the Queen of Instastory food reviews, loves a good… The post Bloggers We Love: Soni Side Up appeared first on Yummy Magazine by EatOut.

How art therapy is helping children with cancer cope at the KNH

19 Feb 2018 » AfroMum

Screams and shouts of joy greeted us when we got to level 3 at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH), as the children came to the space serving as the classroom for the art therapy session of the day. Little Alex led the pack of excited angels, as they called the volunteers to excitedly tell them […] The post How art therapy is helping children with cancer cope at the KNH appeared first on AfroMum.

Breaking The Black Ceiling

19 Feb 2018 » Oyunga Pala

They had much to prove especially as young indigenous Kenyans attempting to claim a significant stake in an industry that was stereotypical fronted by white Art directors.

Kenya to issue it’s second Eurobond

19 Feb 2018 » Kachwanya

Kenya seems to be taking the path of Egypt and Nigeria in being the 3rd African country to borrow from the international markets this year. The new “Eurobond” will help offset maturing debts which could close in on Ksh700 billion this year. According to a confidential source from one of the four international lenders involved […] The post Kenya to issue it’s second Eurobond appeared first on Kachwanya.com | Kenya Tech News.

Microsoft East Africa, UN Women And FAWE Celebrate The Progress Of Women In STEM

19 Feb 2018 » Potent Ash

Nampala Jane from Uganda was elated when I enquired about her Science exhibit. The student from Kyebambe Girls’ Secondary School was one of the delegates at the Celebration of International Day for Girls and Women in Science, 2018. Present were also women in different professions in STEM and Kenyan students from high schools and universities. […] The post Microsoft East Africa, UN Women And FAWE Celebrate The Progress Of Women In STEM appeared first on Potentash.

Tech Gadgets That Enhance Your Décor

19 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Technology has taken a major place in our lives, and as such, we cannot spend even a few hours without it. What’s more, we are more concerned about our gadgets more than humanity. For example, if you don’t find a phone in your pocket, you might have a mini heart attack. However, if you see […] Read On Web → Tech Gadgets That Enhance Your Décor

Innocent Victim? Not Exactly

18 Feb 2018 » Gatharas World

The last few weeks have been rather trying for Kenyan media. The government’s criminal overreaction to the mock swearing in of Raila Odinga did not end with the shut down of the three leading television stations for over a week. Even after they were allowed back on air, the Uhuru Kenyatta administration has continued to throw a tantrum, with the President chasing journalists out of one of his official engagements and the state singling out three from the Nation Media Group, Linus Kaikai, Larry...

Is al Shabaab About To Strike At The Heart Of Kenya?

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Persistent intelligence reports for months now have indicated that the Somali-based teror group are planning an attack at a major Kenyan city.Kumekucha

Fishy Keter CBK Saga Raises Temperatures

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Predictably the Alfred Keter forged Treasury bills saga suspected to be a set up is kicking up a storm that the Jubilee government will find difficult to recover from.Kumekucha

Jubilee Looting Costs Kenya Lowest Credit Rating In Its' History

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

The Jubilee government's appetite for large loans is forcing the Kenyan treasury to its' knees.Kumekucha

Ruto Will Lose Coming Snap Presidential Election: Prophecy

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

We combine a number of prophecies from different servants of GOD who all seem to be saying the same thing about William Ruto's political future. We then carefully nalyze how it could all happen based on the current situation in the country.Kumekucha

Prediction On When Uhuru Government Will Exit Power

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Two heads of state in Africa resigned in one day on February 15th 2018. Is this the long awaited African spring? When will the despot in Kenya be forced out of power?Kumekucha

Why Kenya Is About To Greatly Miss Nkaissery

18 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Internal CS Dr. Fred Matiangi is highly educated but he lacks something that the late Jospeh Nkaissery had that is very critical for the country just now.Kumekucha

Homecoming – Down Memory Lane (Part 2)

18 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

THE ‘BADENERLAND‘ – MY MOTHERLAND (Posted 12th February 2018) (The main gate of the ancient ‘Steinsburg‘ which early origin dates … More

The latest Saint Ange Tourism Report Volume 2 Edition 7 is out

18 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang


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17 Feb 2018 » Hair Junkie

Am 8 weeks 2 days post relaxer today! And this has been my style of choice this past week. Advertisements

The Launch of Virtual Tourism in #Nigeria

17 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

Another guest post from ‘The Fisayo‘ THE LAUNCH OF VIRTUAL TOURISM IN NIGERIA! by thefisayo If you read my previous … More

Huawei P Smart Specifications and Price in Kenya

16 Feb 2018 » Techweez

The Huawei P Smart is a midrange device that aims to bring flagship specs at an affordable price. The phone’s highlight is it’s 18:9 Full HD+ alongside its dual camera setup. Below you will find the full specifications of the Huawei P Smart: Read On Web → Huawei P Smart Specifications and Price in Kenya

Cece Sagini & Husband Open Up About Avoiding Having Sex For 2 and Half Years Till Wedding Night

16 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

In the current generation it is VERY rare to find a couple dating exclusively but choosing not to get intimate with each other till marriage. Newly wedded couple, Cece Sagini and her husband Victor Peace are part of this rare breed since they dated each other for 2 and a half years without having sex at any point. The couple posted a video to their YouTube channel explaining how they managed to resist the temptation. Cece said that she chose that route since she wanted a deeper mental...

What to Watch on Showmax This Weekend

16 Feb 2018 » Tech Arena

It’s yet another weekend and if you are planning to be indoors, there are a couple of movies and Tv shows you can check out. If you are a Showmax subscriber, this post is specifically for you, if you are not, then it may be time to subscribe to Showmax here. Before you start paying, you get a 14-day free trial to see if this is something you want in your life. With that said, below are some of the shows and movies you can watch on Showmax this weekend. The Cleaner S1 – S2 An award-winning...

BAKE’s State of the Internet Report 2017: WhatsApp Still The Most Popular Network in Kenya

16 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Internet use in the country has seen tremendous growth and this is thanks to the wide adoption of mobile phones, 3G and 4G network rollout and the laying of fiber optic cables countrywide. According to the latest figures from Communications Authority of Kenya, there are 51.1 million Internet users which was a 12.5% jump in […] Read On Web → BAKE’s State of the Internet Report 2017: WhatsApp Still The Most Popular Network in Kenya

Citizen TV’s Swaleh Mdoe Puts Kidney Up For Sale To Sort Out Financial Problems

16 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

Popular Swahili news anchor Swaleh Mdoe is in a financial crisis and has resorted to selling one of his kidneys so as to settle his debts. He is even considering doing a newspaper advert so as to get a serious buyer. During an interview with Pulse, he stated,”I have decided to sell one of my kidneys after consulting my doctor on the matter. I have some pressing financial issues that I want to offset and all I can think of right now is selling my kidney. Feel free to share my mobile number (...

Algocent’s Chargifi is a Wireless Charging Solution for Any Device

16 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Our smartphones are a big part of our lives. These devices keep us entertained and have tools to guarantee our lives are more organized. At the same time, smartphones are our work tools, which is why we take them seriously. Part of that seriousness is ensuring they are juiced up and serviced for excellent working conditions. […] Read On Web → Algocent’s Chargifi is a Wireless Charging Solution for Any Device

Akothee Angry After Being Forced To Pay Ksh723,000 Electricity Bill

16 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

Most people in Kenya spend less than Ksh5,000 in electricity bills for their household consumption but there is a group of rich Kenya who pay tens of thousands every month just to power their huge mansions. Akothee is part of this group. It is public knowledge that Akothee owns two large mansion in Rongo and Mombasa. Last year in June, she went head to head with Kenya Power after receiving a bill of Ksh791,223 for her Rongo home and Ksh100,000 for her mansion in Mombasa. Well it appears she...

Microsoft celebrates the graduation of Insiders4Good East Africa Fellows

16 Feb 2018 » Tech Arena

20 East African entrepreneurs have graduated from the Insiders4Good programme after completing a six-month training programme. The Fellowship, which was launched by Microsoft in partnership with a network of local experts, including the Kijiji – a hub for social business, aimed to identify high-potential entrepreneurs and help them turn their outstanding social business ideas into reality. Bambo Sofola, Microsoft Director of Software Engineering at Microsoft, reflected that after an insightful...

Green Energy: 4 Ways To Power Your Home With Renewable Energy

16 Feb 2018 » Potent Ash

Nairobi is one city that has been characterised by high costs of living. One of the major contributors is the high cost of energy in the capital. The cost of energy has been ever escalating upwards. In 2017, power cost has over the last one year grown by 20 percent, while the three commonly used […] The post Green Energy: 4 Ways To Power Your Home With Renewable Energy appeared first on Potentash.

Gilgil MP Martha Wangari Explains Why She Dumped And Kicked Out Husband From Matrimonial Home

16 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

Gilgil MP Martha Wangari has been recently trending on social media after news popped up that she decided to evict her husband, Peter Karanja, from their matrimonial home. She has since divorced him accusing him of infidelity, insults and domestic violence. In an interview, she said: I loved this man and I have given this relationship my all but the physical violence has gotten to a point I know I will be killed. And it was better for me to walk out of the relationship than die and leave my...

Women are not each other’s worst enemy

16 Feb 2018 » AfroMum

Women are not each other’s enemy. All women should be saying this. We are not our own worst enemies. We are not in competition. We are each other’s pillar of strength. There is more to us than just our shapes and the rings on our fingers. We should all be saying this. Unfortunately, we don’t. […] The post Women are not each other’s worst enemy appeared first on AfroMum.

Change at the helm of the Uganda Wildlife Authority

16 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang


Kenya’s Computer Retail Space is Far Too Broken

16 Feb 2018 » Techweez

Kenya as a country has a big problem. I’m not talking about the kind of political or economic problems you’re thinking of. When it comes to getting the devices and gadgets we truly desire, the furthest we can do is watch their reviews on YouTube and if you have the heart for it, import one […] Read On Web → Kenya’s Computer Retail Space is Far Too Broken

Movie Review; ‘Black Panther’ definitely lives up to the hype

16 Feb 2018 » Hapa Kenya

Finally watched Black Panther and it lived up to the hype. The movie was awesome (and that’s understating it). Earlier this year, Black Panther surpassed Captain America: Civil War and Batman vs Superman to become the most anticipated superhero film of all time going by the pre-ticket sales. And for good reason, it is after […] The post Movie Review; ‘Black Panther’ definitely lives up to the hype appeared first on HapaKenya.

New WHO Recommendations for Better Maternal Health Care

16 Feb 2018 » AfroMum

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued new recommendations towards the establishment of global care standards for healthy pregnant women. Despite the global improvement in maternal health care, some countries are still struggling to meet the basic needs of women during childbirth.These recommendations could not have come at a better time. Kenya’s current maternal health […] The post New WHO Recommendations for Better Maternal Health Care appeared first on AfroMum.

#Nairobi Now – All there is to know ahead of a visit to #Kenya

16 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

NAIROBI NOW’S LATEST UPDATES ABOUT THE WHAT, WHERE AND WHEN IN KENYA (Posted 16th February 2018) Dear ATC Readers, Welcome … More

Constitutional provisions on citizenship during transitions pose challenges

16 Feb 2018 » Capital FM Blog

The Miguna Miguna deportation incident has undoubtedly brought to the fore the need to reflect on the citizenship regime introduced by the 2010 constitution and the enabling regulatory framework embodied in the Kenya Citizenship and Immigration Act (2011). Without transgressing into the contested questions before the courts, this article sheds light on the broader theoretical questions on citizenship and nationality in Kenya. Citizenship is the legal bond, the existence of which links an...

Chef Wu’s Tofu Skin Menu at 88 Restaurant

16 Feb 2018 » Yummy

At a recent dinner at 88 Restaurant at the Villa Rosa Kempinski hotel, Katy Fentress is delighted to taste their… The post Chef Wu’s Tofu Skin Menu at 88 Restaurant appeared first on Yummy Magazine by EatOut.

Fleet expansion on the cards for #Kenya’s #Jambojet

16 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

JAMBOJET PLANS FOR FOUR MORE #BOMBARDIER Q400’S TO LAUNCH MORE DESTINATIONS (Posted 15th February 2018) On the sidelines of the … More

Aaron White reflects on future energy needs

16 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

A guest post by Aaron White Three Bridges To The Future Ben van Beurden, CEO of Shell recently spoke at … More

KWS’ Paul Udoto continues his Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Programme

16 Feb 2018 » Wolfgang

January 13, 2018, marked the 40th anniversary of Hubert H. Humphrey’s death. Vice President Humphrey was a longtime public servant … More

How Much Money Feast Of Fiction Make On YouTube – Net Worth

15 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

Feast Of Fiction Net Worth – $150,000   Feast of Fiction is a fun and innovative cooking show dedicated to creating your favorite fantastical and fictional recipes from books, movies, comics, video games etc. It was created and hosted by Jimmy Wong and Ashley Adams. They have generated an estimated net worth of $150,000 from the channel. The duo craft up the real-life equivalent of fictional dishes to pay homage in a genuine, geeky and lively way. Jimmy Wong brings a wealth of gamer and nerd...

Questions To Ask Yourself Before Ending A Relationship

15 Feb 2018 » Mashariaz

LIFESTYLEWe’ve all been there at some point or another – wondering if we should call quits on a relationship, or just stick it out in hopes that things will improve eventually.Ultimately, it comes down and to asking yourself a few key questions first before you make a firm decision; a little introspection and talking through the situation with yourself can go a long way in helping you make the right choice for your life.1. DOES THIS RELATIONSHIP BRING OUT THE BEST IN ME?Do you feel like the...

5 Unbelievable TBT Photos Of Lillian Muli When She Was Just Starting Out Her Career

15 Feb 2018 » Naibuzz

Lillian Muli is currently among the most famous news anchors currently on Citizen TV and without a doubt is one of the most attractive. Did you know that she started her career in KTN a number of years ago? Here are a couple of throwback photos of one of your favorite news anchors The post 5 Unbelievable TBT Photos Of Lillian Muli When She Was Just Starting Out Her Career appeared first on Naibuzz.

The 4 Most Shockingly Sensitive Videos Kumekucha Has Ever Produced

15 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

4 Kumekucha videos about Kenyan politics you should never miss.Kumekucha

Larry Madowo Quits Nation Newspapers

15 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

Journalist Larry Madowo quits Nation newspapers and shelves his column in the Daily Nation which has been running for four years. Why?Kumekucha

Next Step After Tuju's Biting Letter To The CJ

15 Feb 2018 » Kumekucha

The letter that everybody is talking about. And everybody seems to know what is coming after this biting criticism of a judiciary that has been hailed worldwide as being one of the most independent in the history of Africa.Kumekucha