11 May

With The Times: Update Your Slang!


We live at a time where rappers or any other celebrity for that matter can …

02 May

Is Nairobi Ready For Its First Proper Grime Rave?


Our little city in the sun is growing up – and it looks as though …

18 Apr

In Pictures: Diplo live in Kenya


Diplo and Walshy Fire two thirds of Major Lazer were in Nairobi Friday night, and …

12 Apr

Visual Artist Katanu Kay Taking The Internet By Storm


It’s great to see a renewed support in Kenya for the arts and the creative …

11 Apr

SOMA Award Nominations Are Officially Open. Here’s How They Work.


Social media has turned into the focal point for communications across the globe and Kenya …

10 Apr

Nine Kenyan Women Nominated For ‘New African’ Awards


What does it mean to be female and African? What are the challenges we go …

20 Mar

Kibera Dance Teacher Misses Global Prize, But Continues To Make A Difference


He went, he saw and although he didn’t quite conquer, Michael Wamaya remains a star …

03 Mar

Paradise At Gorgeous New Resort Along Shanzu Beach


I tend to find myself travelling more for work than play, lately. Perhaps I work …

26 Feb

Opinions: Of Misleading Awards…


Award shows are glamorous… Or they are supposed to be. They’re what tells the fans …

25 Feb

Maad Jikoni Cooking Up a Storm with Maad Orchestra


Maad Orchestra is difficult to describe in a nutshell.  Firstly, there will be a full …