CONFESSIONS OF A VILLAGE GIRL ABOUT THE CITY

I am a small town girl, hard to believe right? Thanks to my lisp accent I sound Nairobian. I have lived my entire life in the land of milk and running Eldoret, the peaceful serenity of Kitale and the wannabe streets of Kisumu. Nairobi was a town on my way to Mombasa or Mlolongo whereContinue reading “CONFESSIONS OF A VILLAGE GIRL ABOUT THE CITY”

I AM NO MURDERER THOUGH; JUST COLD

What is all this wahalla I am hearing about strepsils? Is this the extent people go to just to please their partners? Yet again another reason to be grateful for being single. Though it is not exactly fun being single through out. I admit that some nights get too cold and sometimes when you areContinue reading “I AM NO MURDERER THOUGH; JUST COLD”

LEAVING MY PARENTS’ HOME

A little while ago a decent lady was supposed to move out of her mother’s house into her husband’s house. Well now that makes no sense because every girl has got her hustle on. How old are you? If you are old enough to work for money, it is about time you stopped fighting overContinue reading “LEAVING MY PARENTS’ HOME”

AFRICA AT MTV EMA

The MTV Europe Music Awards as its name suggest has been for the longest time a Western Affair. However African Music has been so irresistible that now we have a few nominees for the Awards. Categories like Cultural Icons have Beyonce and Beiber each having five nominations and Adelle following up with four nominations. OnContinue reading “AFRICA AT MTV EMA”

MY SCAR MY CHOICE:TATTOO

  Have you once heard of beauty scars, maybe not, but I’m sure you have seen them. In Traditional African cultures men and women had their skin pricked or cut in certain patterns that would later heal forming beautiful beauty marks. It was some way of accessorizing and it was pamernent.  Why and what patternContinue reading “MY SCAR MY CHOICE:TATTOO”

AFRICAN FOOTPRINTS IN HOLYWOOD

When you hear of Hollywood, what comes to mind? I think of the greatest movies to have ever existed and what we could refer to as the epitome of film since history. When I was a young girl I wondered if there was a single Kenyan adorning the flashy and glittery red carpets but IContinue reading “AFRICAN FOOTPRINTS IN HOLYWOOD”

BEAD ME A QUEEN

You know anything looks good for as long as it is accessorized. You can rock your PJs and with the right accessories you’ll get away with it all. Now the world of beauty and make up has given us quite a variety to pick from; head ornaments, necklaces, earrings, bangles, anklets, waist ornaments to mentionContinue reading “BEAD ME A QUEEN”

TOKODI AND ACEY GOT ME AT SITAKI

He appeared on Makutano Junction but I bet you wouldn’t have noticed him then. I guess he got your attention in the local TV production Pray n’ Prey. Pascal Tokodi is one hunk who is not only a talented actor but just as I learned recently quite the musician too. At only 23, he hasContinue reading “TOKODI AND ACEY GOT ME AT SITAKI”

KAYUMBET ON TIME FOR DALA 7s

What was that Kenyans were looking for a while ago? A Kenyan identity, some sought of signature. Well, you just found it and it was below our noses the whole time. Sarah Chihanga better yet known as SerahSarah merges her coastal roots with some urban funk to give you an all time groove KAYUMBET. LooselyContinue reading “KAYUMBET ON TIME FOR DALA 7s”

DELA FT. H_ART THE BAND:ADABU

Kenyan Afro Pop Queen Dela Maranga is on a leash yet again. This time releasing a steamy one featuring our favourite H_ART the BAND. Adabu is a sensational one that gives you a beautiful acoustic intro almost the impression of flamenco. The song maintains the Afro Pop signature that we easily associate with both DelaContinue reading “DELA FT. H_ART THE BAND:ADABU”