Tough Times Push Kenyans to Survive on Side Hustles

Janet is a journalist – and runs a wines and spirits joint in Nairobi’s Komarock’s estate. If you don’t find her at her desk in one of the leading media…

Oh Beer: Booze Lovers Now Drink on Zoom to Beat Lockdown

President Uhuru on March 26, 2021, ordered that all bars be closed until further notice. The ban has left millions of Kenyans who imbibe nursing everlasting hangover.  There is a…

KPL Players Who Played With God

They played and prayed.  To them it was not just a game – but a service to the Good Lord. Most footballers in Kenya are basement dwellers, hoof eaters –…

The Ghost Malls of Nairobi: There Is no One to Rent Spaces

The unprecedented mall frenzy witnessed in Kenya between 2013 and 2018 is witnessing a slow, if not expected death. That 5-year period witnessed the sprouting of new malls all around…