Why I agree with Njoki Chege’s Dec 17 piece on the Kiunas

By David Mwenda On Saturday, Njoki Chege -- one of Kenya's most controversial writers -- took to the paper and, well, she went ahead to tear into the Kiunas. I have to support her on her thoughts. Here is why I take her side. She spoke the truth. We all hate people who speak the … Continue reading Why I agree with Njoki Chege’s Dec 17 piece on the Kiunas

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A look at the top stories in Nation and Standard websites, Monday Dec 19

By David Mwenda  Here is a review of the top stories making headlines today. The Daily Nation The Nation today has its top story about the doctors' strike that enters the third week this week. The doctors are being sued for breach of a court order. The case is to be heard at the Labour … Continue reading A look at the top stories in Nation and Standard websites, Monday Dec 19

The good and bad of Trevor Ombija’s interview with Mudavadi on Dec 15

By David Mwenda On prime time news on Thursday, NTV's Trevor Ombija interviewed ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi. These are the highlights of the interview. For me, the first question Trevor asked was misplaced -- or I didn’t get it. If I were Mudavadi, I would have said, "The Lord has delivered you into my hands." … Continue reading The good and bad of Trevor Ombija’s interview with Mudavadi on Dec 15

A review of the Morning Kiss celeb interview of December 14, 2016

By David Mwenda On Wednesday on the Morning Kiss, the invited guests were the CEO of Pacho Entertainment and singer Naiboi. Here is what went down on the programme. The show was obviously awesome. Adelle and Shaffie maintained the interview on the present and avoided the past — mostly the name change and stuff. You have … Continue reading A review of the Morning Kiss celeb interview of December 14, 2016

A look at stories on the Nation and Standard websites on Wednesday Dec 14

By David Mwenda We take a look at how the online newspapers are doing today, focusing on the range of the news that have been covered and how they covered it. The Daily Nation The top story that is rocking the Daily Nation right now is that of Kalonzo being endorsed as the front runner … Continue reading A look at stories on the Nation and Standard websites on Wednesday Dec 14

A review  of Citizen TV’s the Big Question of Tuesday Dec 13

By David Mwenda The Big Question this week was not what you would call the best episode you have ever watched. But it was still good. Here is a review of what happened on the show. The show was good on the news coverage and everything. However, the interview on election chaos interview did not bring … Continue reading A review  of Citizen TV’s the Big Question of Tuesday Dec 13

How Nation journalists worked overnight to cover Naivasha crash in Sunday paper

By Media Critic Kenya correspondent This is a story of how a team at Nation Centre worked under extraordinary circumstances and managed to capture the news of the horrific Saturday night crash in Naivasha in today's paper; a story of people who stayed in office up to 4 am to make sure the published story … Continue reading How Nation journalists worked overnight to cover Naivasha crash in Sunday paper

Thoughts about stories in Nation and Standard websites on Dec 10

By David Mwenda Today we take a different route into online review. We shift the dynamics from politics to lifestyle features because it’s the weekend and honestly I don’t want you reading about politics today. So, let's look at stories that will make a good read for you on the lifestyle section of our top … Continue reading Thoughts about stories in Nation and Standard websites on Dec 10