Remembering Mama Sarah: Philanthropist And Obama Family Matriarch Dies In Kenya At 99

KOGELO, KENYA - FEBRUARY 5 : Sarah Hussein Obama, 86, the grandmother of US Presidential candidate Barack Obama, holds a photo of her grandson as she awaits the results of Super Tuesday's primary February 5, 2008 in Kogelo, Kenya. As the majority of states vote in the primary elections for the presidential candidates on "Super Tuesday", today is an important date in the presidential candidacy race for Barack Obama, who hopes to secure the Democratic Party’s nomination over his rival, Hillary Clinton. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Tributes are flooding in for Sarah Obama, philanthropist and step-grandmother of former U.S. President Barack Obama. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said in a statement that Sarah Obama passed away on Monday while receiving treatment at a hospital in the port city of Kisumu. He said she was 99, though the Associated Press reports she was… Continue reading Remembering Mama Sarah: Philanthropist And Obama Family Matriarch Dies In Kenya At 99

Dorathy shares breathtaking photos from her vacation in Kenya

Reality star, Dorathy Bachor has shared adorable photos from her vacation in Kenya and it’s indeed a breathtaking view to behold. Recall we earlier reported that the reality star and her bestie, Prince Nelson who is also an ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, are currently having a good time together in Kenya. Dorathy has now taken… Continue reading Dorathy shares breathtaking photos from her vacation in Kenya

WTO DG: Step down for Okonjo Iweala – Reps tell Egypt and Kenya

The House of Representatives has urged Egypt and Kenya to persuade their candidates for the position of the Director-General of the World Trade Organization, WTO to step down for Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala. The former Nigeria’s Minister of Finance and Economy is running against Amina Muhammed and Hamid Mamdouh from Kenya and Egypt respectively. Also running… Continue reading WTO DG: Step down for Okonjo Iweala – Reps tell Egypt and Kenya

35 primary and secondary school students arrested at drug-filled party; used condoms found at venue

35 primary pupils and secondary school students have been arrested in a raid carried out by the Kenyan police in a rental house at Sango Estate in Homa Bay town on Friday. While 6 others escaped, 20 girls and 15 boys aged between 13 and 17 were found drunk and naked.  Used condoms were also found in the 2-bedroom… Continue reading 35 primary and secondary school students arrested at drug-filled party; used condoms found at venue

3 children reject mother who abandoned them while still toddlers

The three children were set to be handed over to their mother by their father but they refused They said they did not recognise their mother and that they wanted to be with their father The couple separated in early 2018 and the man was left to take care of the minors single-handedly The mother… Continue reading 3 children reject mother who abandoned them while still toddlers

Uber driver advertises owner’s car in Newspaper, sells at low price

A Uber driver in Kenya was arraigned in court for allegedly advertising an owner’s car on local newspaper and sold it at KSh 248,000, approximately N800,000 in Nigerian currency.Uber driver advertises owner’s car in Newspaper, sells at low pricenull Appearing before Makadara Law Courts on Tuesday, June 9, Meshack Kambi was accused of stealing David Kimani’s car,… Continue reading Uber driver advertises owner’s car in Newspaper, sells at low price

Kenyan woman hangs herself after poisoning her children, leaves suicide note blaming husband

A tragic incident occurred on Wednesday night in Komarock, Nairobi County, as a 33-year-old woman identified as Jane Mwende committed suicide by hanging herself. The woman who hanged herself with an iron box cable, also gave a poisonous substance to her children. Her two children said to be a boy aged seven and a girl aged 3, were rescued by neighbours… Continue reading Kenyan woman hangs herself after poisoning her children, leaves suicide note blaming husband