Author: Bryson Kibe

The Federation Kenya Federation (FKF) has finally unveiled Premier League’s Golden trophy. Confirming the arrival of the much-awaited trophy, FKF President Nick Mwendwa said that the pure gold trophy has been shipped from Dubai, and will be awarded to this season’s winning team. In a past interview, Mwendwa said that the trophy’s arrival had been hindered by the COVID-19 pandemic travelling restrictions, creating uncertainty whether the winning team will take home the trophy when the season concludes in August 22. The 24-carat( 11 KGs) trophy made in Dubai 8 months ago arrived in the country on Wednesday, July 28. The…

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Kenya has recorded 1,006 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the country’s total caseload to 199,941. According to the Ministry of Health, the new cases were detected from 5,584 samples tested within the same period. This means that Kenya’s positivity rate stands at 18 percent. Of the cases, 966 are Kenyans while 40 are foreigners. The females account for 521 cases against 485 males. The youngest of the new cases is a three-week-old baby while the oldest is 93 years. The distribution of the positive cases by age is as follows; 0-9 years (28), 10-19 YEARS (42),…

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The taxpayer is set to fund the procurement of high-end laptops for Members of Parliament to enable them participate in virtual meetings. If lawmakers approve a report tabled by the departmental Committee on Library and Broadcasting, the taxpayer will cough up well over KSh100 million for the purchase of the gadgets for the 350 members. Assuming each MP gets an Apple MacBook Pro, whose cost is as high as KSh300,00, this means taxpayers will pay upwards of KSh105 million. This excludes the cost of purchasing the devices for 68 senators, and the Speaker. The report reaffirmed that MPs prefer laptops…

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After the thrill and excitement of the NBA postseason, the NBA Finals are finally here. The Phoenix Suns and Milwaukee Bucks are set to battle it out in this year’s edition for a chance to hoist the famous Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy. Both of these franchises are in relatively unfamiliar territory. The Bucks last went to the finals in 1974, which they won, and the Suns’ last trip to the finals was back in 1993 when they lost to Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls. 16-year NBA veteran point guard Chris Paul will be making his finals debut as he leads…

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Paul Pogba becomes the latest star to snub one of the EURO 2020 sponsors after he removed a Heineken beer bottle placed in front of him at a press conference. Paul pogba and Cristiano Ronaldo remove bottles of brands sponsoring EURO 2020 The French midfielder was at a post-match press conference following their opening match victory over Germany when he was seen moving a beer bottle that was on a table directly infront of him. For a devout Muslim, as Pogba is, the removal of the beer bottle is likely due to his unwillingness to endorse the product which is…

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Manchester United Marcus Rashford has reportedly split from his girlfriend, Lucia Loi, after eight years of dating. The couple met in school and have been together ever since. They are said to have broken up over the pressures of COVID-19 lockdown. Marcus Rashford and Lucia Loi Lucia was with Rashford as he made a name for himself at Old Trafford and later on the international stage with the national team- The Three Lions. United Kingdom outlet, The Sun, reports that Rashford, 23, and Lucia, also 23, called it quits three months ago. Lucia has since moved out of their house…

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Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli was pictured kissing Maria Guardiola, daughter of Manchester City Manager Pep Guardiola. An image surfaced which shows the English midfielder leaning in for an intimate moment with a woman reported to be Maria at a rooftop bar in London. “Dele and Maria didn’t seem to have a care in the world. They didn’t mind who saw them as they smooched in front of the DJ booth,” one onlooker explained to The Sun. “Strangers were wandering past and Dele and Maria didn’t blink an eye,” added another. Dele Alli and Maria Guardiola spotted getting cosy at…

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Former FC Barcelona President, Josep Maria Bartomeu, has been arrested following a raid on the club’s offices on Monday. According to reports by El Pais, a Spanish-language daily newspaper in Spain, the arrest is in relation to the “Barcagate” scandal in which the club allegedly hired a social media company to publicly discredit players and staff. The club’s CEO Oscar Grau and Roman Gómez Ponti, the club’s head of legal, were also taken into custody. Former Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu. PHOTO/ COURTESY. It was claimed that he and his regime had hired I3 Ventures to protect his reputation, while…

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A family in Kisumu County was forced to spend part of their Friday, February 18 night out in the cold after unusual visitors-monkeys- paid them a visit. The family of Nicanor Odongo from Akingili village was about to enter their house after a busy day when three monkeys invaded their home. According to Odongo, his wife and three children did not enjoy their evening meal because the three primates, in their usual trickery nature, sneaked into their house, eating all food meant for supper. It took the efforts of the family and neighbours to contain the tricky situation. Even with…

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Two people have been killed and another one is critically injured after a Toyota saloon car they were travelling with was involved in an accident in Eldoret. The car which had three occupants rammed into a tractor ferrying poles that had stalled at Maili Tisa interchange on the Eldoret-Webuye Highway at around 5 am Monday. Confirming the accident,  Eldoret West OCPD Edward Masibo said that the driver and a passenger seated at the from seat died on the spot. The third occupant in the car was rushed to Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital in Eldoret with serious injuries. Police have launched…

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