DT Dobie Officially Unveils 2019 Mercedes Benz C-Class in Kenya

DT Dobie Kenya yesterday unveiled the all-new 2019 Mercedes Benz C-Class (W205) range of passenger cars to the Kenyan market. The launch, which took place at the Azure Hotel in Westlands Nairobi, saw DT Dobie Kenya Managing Director Ian Middleton and Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars General Manager Maliha Sheikh take the press and invited guests through … Continue reading DT Dobie Officially Unveils 2019 Mercedes Benz C-Class in Kenya

NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK: Nameless’ ‘Megarider’ 2 Decades on, Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Medicine’ and Chris Brown is ‘Back to Love’

AFRICAN REGION Nameless feat. Khaligraph Jones – Megarider (Remix) The original ‘Megarider’, a song about a discount bus ticket, from the perspective of a Nairobi campus boy, was produced by Tedd Josiah, recorded and released 20 years ago, as Nameless’ first single after winning a radio talent search. Harmonize feat. Yemi Alade – Show Me … Continue reading NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK: Nameless’ ‘Megarider’ 2 Decades on, Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Medicine’ and Chris Brown is ‘Back to Love’

American ‘Trap House Jazz’ Artist Masego to Perform in Nairobi in May 2019

Jamaica-born American ‘TrapHouseJazz’ musician Micah Davis, known by his stage name Masego, has announced that Nairobi will be part of his 2019 Africa Tour, which sees him go to Johannesburg and Cape Town in South Africa, before foraying to Kenya’s capital, at the Carnivore restaurant on 4th May 2019. Masego is an international, contemporary genre-bending … Continue reading American ‘Trap House Jazz’ Artist Masego to Perform in Nairobi in May 2019

Disney+ Streaming Service Unveiled, boasting over 25 New Series and 10 Original Films

At The Walt Disney Company’s Investor Day, Disney’s comprehensive direct-to-consumer strategy for the next few years was unveiled, including presentations on Hulu, Hotstar, ESPN+ and, most importantly, insight into the for-long-announced, upcoming Disney+ service, which will launch on 12th November 2019 in the United States, at roughly KES 700 a month. Disney+ will offer fans … Continue reading Disney+ Streaming Service Unveiled, boasting over 25 New Series and 10 Original Films

TRAVEL: Kenya Airways’ New York Route Opened to More US and Canadian Cities

Kenya Airways is set to resume daily flights to the US East Coast city of New York beginning June, upping the number of flights from 5 days a week to daily. The national carrier has also announced a codeshare with Delta Airlines, opening up travel to a host of other destinations in the US and … Continue reading TRAVEL: Kenya Airways’ New York Route Opened to More US and Canadian Cities

Larry Madowo One of Ten Finalists for the Prestigious Business and Economics Fellowship, Knight-Bagehot

BBC Africa Business Editor, Larry Madowo, has been announced as one of ten 2019-2020 Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Business and Economics fellows at the Columbia Journalism School. It’s a tremendous achievement for the 31-year-old, as he joins the mid-career Bagehot journalism elite drawn from top media publications, with works published in global sites that include Bloomberg, … Continue reading Larry Madowo One of Ten Finalists for the Prestigious Business and Economics Fellowship, Knight-Bagehot

First Character-Voicing Unveiled in Disney’s Latest ‘Lion King’ Trailer

The latest trailer to Disney’s The Lion King remake of the 1994 classic has been unleashed, and as expected, we delve even further into the intricacies of the most famous African pride. It’s also the first time in these remake trailers that we hear the voices of Mufasa (voiced by James Earl Jones), Scar (voiced … Continue reading First Character-Voicing Unveiled in Disney’s Latest ‘Lion King’ Trailer

Regional ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’ TV Show Launched In Nairobi

The global phenomenon that is the ‘Got Talent’ reality TV show, the brainchild of critically acclaimed British critic and Idols judge Simon Cowell, is finally setting foot on East African soil, following Tanzanian media conglomerate, Clouds Media announcement today of the inaugural season of ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’. The show will be shot in Kenya, … Continue reading Regional ‘East Africa’s Got Talent’ TV Show Launched In Nairobi