Monthly Archives: August 2018

LAKESIDE DERBY: WESTERN STIMA CLASH WITH KISUMU ALL-STARS

National Super League (NSL) clash between Western Stima and Kisumu All-Stars  goes down this weekend in what has come to be termed the lakeside derby. Football fanatics will be watching to see who walks away shoulder high in the grueling match pitting the latest arch-rivals in the second tier league at Moi Stadium on Saturday. Stakes will be high when ...

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LUPITA LOOKING LIKE FASHION PANTHER ON CALVIN KLEIN BILLBOARD

Lupita Nyongó who signed a lucrative deal with fashion dealer Calvin Klein is not disappointing her sponsor. The Kenyan actress based in Hollywood appeared on both their advert video and billboard. Monday morning @CalvinKlein vibes from Saoirse and me. #IAMWOMEN pic.twitter.com/cqvmY51DU7 — Lupita Nyong'o (@Lupita_Nyongo) August 13, 2018 The fashion gigs wanted to portray Lupita’s melanin skin, at a great ...

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KENYA NATIONAL ANTHEM LUO VERSION IS THE BEAUTIFUL RENDITION IN KISUMU

Kenyan national anthem was original sang and produced in Kiswahili language before it was adopted n English texts. What started as a kid’s entertainment song by a group of Pokomo mothers was later rendered into a national anthem by a Kenyan music adviser. Today it is sung on both national and international podiums. The mothers and the music adviser together ...

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KISUMU LIVE TWAWEZA CONCERT IN PHOTOS

The much awaited Kisumu Live Concert sponsored by Safaricom went down on Saturday 25th August in 2018 at ASK grounds. As expected, the show lived up to it’s hype and publicity across the Nyanza region. The show was an epitome of the Twaweza talent search auditions which had been taking place in the city The winners in the categories of ...

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POETIC FRIDAYS IS BACK! POETRY AFTER LUNCH IS HERE!

How about winding up your week in an open-air kind of setting coupled with swaying trees cooling effect, listening to slow soothing music, poetic pieces to massage your mind and a free lunch to boot. Poetry After Lunch – Kisumu presents exactly that, the open mic session after two test-runs in the past weeks continues to have poetry lovers at ...

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ACTIVIST EXPOSES HIPPO GRABBED LAND IN DUNGA BEACH

Activist and former Starehe MP aspirant Boniface Mwangi has called for actions against buildings seen encroaching on hippo grazing area located on the shows of Lake Victoria. Boniface Mwangi who has been on tours across the country, called Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyongó to act with out put impartiality following Nyongó latest  warn on properties sitting on public land and riparian ...

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WHAT YOU MISSED : FIRST EDITION OF CAKE FAIR KISUMU (PHOTOS)

Over the weekend cake hobbyists were treated to sumptuous cake sampling at the first edition of the Cake Fair Kisumu held at Nyanza Club. As early as 10am, the cake lovers started streaming into the venue for the pastry, bakery and sugar art exhibition; a first of its kind in the western region.   Organized by Mafreeka Entertainment, the event ...

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BACK DUE TO PUBLIC DEMAND: THE GRAND MULLA -THE PLAY (VIDEO)

Did you miss the first show of the theatrical stage-play The Grand Mulla? Well, lady luck is definitely smiling on you. Due to public demand and after a sensational first-run, the cast of the play will be back on stage to give you a final dose of the near-Kenya representation. A MUD Entertainment production, the play revolves around a detective, ...

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YET ANOTHER NOMINATION FOR SEREDO AT LIPFF; AS ANGELS OF NYALENDA, BAD ADVANTAGE BLOOM (FULL LIST OF NOMINEES)

Just before the dust settles following nomination of the film-Seredo at the slum film festival, the all-Kisumu production has yet again been nominated for the Lake International PanAfrican Film Festival (LIPFF). This even as more homegrown productions and talents got nominated at the annual LIPPF festivals now in its third edition to be held in Nakuru between 7th and 10th ...

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GABIRO MTU NECESSARY RELEASES HIT URBAN SINGLE: CHINI YA MAJI

Award-winning rapper, Gabiro Mtu Necessary has once again proven to be the lyrical genius of hits in his new release, Chini Ya Maji. Gabiro who is steadily building a reputation for Kisumu’s best lyricist shares his personal struggles through his art. From working as, a matatu tout to battling drug abuse, Gabiro’s ability to tell stories separates him from rap ...

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