Cyclists from across Africa will join Kenyan riders at the second annual road race in Kiambu County on the weekend of September 8-9.
The event, held at Tatu City, is expected to attract large crowds of spectators as more than 250 cyclists will tackle the 106km course. Continue reading Tatu City to Host Kenya’s Largest Cycling Race
If you have been to a beach in your life — which, if you’re reading this website, you probably have—you have seen garbage. It washes up on all corners of a globe, a plastic pandemic of epic proportions. We haphazardly throw our plastics out the windows of our lives, strewing them along roadways, into ditches, and down drains. Plastic is everywhere in our lives, and each piece, from the keys on your keyboard to the bottle of juice in your fridge, will be around long after we’re gone. There are a variety of different outfits attempting to do something about it, but none of the results are quite as eye-catching as Ocean Sole’s, a Kenyan marine conservation group that collects thousands of discarded flip flops and turns them into incredible works of colorful art. Continue reading This Kenyan Group Is Turning Discarded Flip Flops Into Amazing Works of Art
Former US president Barack Obama recounted fond memories of his family home in Kenya on a visit Monday to launch a state-of-the-art youth centre run by his half-sister. Continue reading Obama Visits Kenyan Home To Launch Youth Centre
The annual Groove awards saw newcomers in the entertainment industry getting awarded for their efforts and remarkable hardwork. But that was almost overtaken by the fashion sense exhibited by celebrities who graced the event. Continue reading Popular Kenyan Celebs Go Flat Out To Show Off Their Fashion Sense At Groove Awards
Rapper SOSUUN Selected To Represent Kenya In Norway Conference!
Fast-rising Kenyan femcee Sosuun is currently in Norway where she will be representing Kenya at a women’s music conference.
Muthoni the Drummer Queen Rules Kenya’s Music Scene
Muthoni Ndonga is now CEO and founder a hugely successful monthly performance series called Blankets and Wine.
Immerse Yourself in Kenyan Art at the #PawaFestival
December is here and PAWA 254 is ready to make your holiday festive with the launch of the Pawa Festival; Art in the Streets. This is the first edition of what PAWA has said will be an annual event. It will take place this Sunday, 13th December 2015 from 10.00am to 10.00pm along City Hall… http://bit.ly/1UdzEp3
Nairobi Set to Host 2016 Kenya Music Festival
Nairobi will host next year’s Kenya Schools and Colleges Music Festival.
Announcing the venue last week at the Tom Mboya Labour College, Kisumu where music and elocution experts have been meeting, the festival’s Executive Secretary Benson Abwao said the 2016 national festival will be held at the … http://bit.ly/1SFKHGs
3 Designers “Made in Kenya”
Besides being iconic for its wildlife and safari many associate Kenya with Edi Gathegi, Wangari Muta Maathai, Lupita Nyongo and of course Mr President Barack Obama.
The fashion industry in Kenya has really evolved within the last few years. We can definitely noticed the evolution from … http://bit.ly/1S9TbWa
Kenyan, Ethiopian Runners Win Istanbul Marathon
The 37th Vodafone Istanbul Marathon has ended with Kenyan Elias Kemboi Chelimo and Ethiopian Amena Gobena runners winning the race.
Chelimo crossed the finish line to win the men’s race, while Gobena won the marathon for women.
The Istanbul Marathon, the theme of which was “End Violence A… http://bit.ly/1QEQttd