Author Archives: Sam Nyang'u

Hilarious: Netizens run frenzy as Trump’s twitter account is taken down for minutes #ObserverTrends

Trump’s Twitter account was taken down for 11 minutes, and people’s reactions to the situation were wildly hilarious. People trying to access Trump’s Twitter handle met this message… Millions of netizens went frenzy in response to Trump’s temporaty Twitter blackout. I sampled a few tweets from people who joined the craze, and here is what […]

UoN’s Professor Okoth Okombo Passes on

The University of Nairobi’s linguistics Professor, Duncan Okoth Okombo, is dead. In a message to the University’s staff, Prof. Peter Wasamba informed the institution’s staff of their colleague’s demise. “Dear colleagues, we are sad to inform you that Prof Okoth left us today to be with his maker. Our hearts go out to his family, […]

Isaac Ruto shifts allegiance to Jubilee

Former Bomet Governor and Chama Cha Mashinani chief Isaac Ruto has ditched the NASA coalition and shifted his allegiance to the Jubilee Party. This comes after Hon. Ruto lost to former N.A Deputy Speaker Dr. Joyce Laboso. Hon. Ruto is currently in attendance in the Jubilee campaigns in Uashin Gishu county. More to follow…

ODM leaks plan to disrupt elections in Mombasa

The ODM party has leaked an alleged plan to disrupt the voting process in Mombasa. The region, which is perceived to be a key determinant on the Presidential outcome has been of great focus by both NASA and Jubilee sides. Party officials from the region, including Governor Hassan Joho, called a press conference this morning, […]

The 3 Israelites who won’t make it to Raila’s Canaan: The Observer’s Monologue

The Nasarites are soo ready to join the caravan to the much hyped ‘Canaan ya Joshua.” With popular hashtags like #AdoptABusStation and #RaiLonzoNaneNane killing our boredom on traffic jams every evening, I just can’t stop guessing the faces we could see in the probable Canaan government. This Canaan is not for everyone, and here are […]

The 3 questions to be answered regarding Chris Musando’s death: The Observer’s Monologue

Chris Musando is dead, and like most Kenyan’s who believe that someone had a hand in his demise, I cannot fathom the network of individuals and the fire that may have been behind his painful exit from his Anniversary Towers’ job. Musando’s death is not a surprise to most liberal thinkers because it is almost obvious […]

NASA leaders link Chris Musando’s death to foul play

Hours after news broke about Chris Musando’s death, leaders from the National Super Alliance noted that a group of people must have had a hand in ending the deceased’s life. In a press briefing called by the opposition leaders, ANC boss and NASA’s chief campaigns officer Hon. Musalia Mudavadi noted that Mr. Musando played an […]

Chris Musando’s death unfathomably painful

Kenya is trying to come to terms with former IEBC ICT boss, Chris Musando. Mr. Musando was last seen on Friday evening and was reported missing thereafter. The police and other security agencies began a pursuit to find Musando, until Monday afternoon when reports reached media houses that his body had been found at the City […]

Russia defends slashing US diplomats as hope fades of better ties

Moscow on Monday justified its decision to purge US diplomatic personnel in the country, as the Kremlin appeared to give up on hopes of improving ties anytime soon under Donald Trump. President Vladimir Putin announced Sunday that the US will have to slash its diplomatic staff in Russia by 755 after Moscow struck back against […]