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LIFESTYLE

As Christmas Looms, Sakaja Informs What Will be Included in Newly Unleashed Annual Nairobi Festival

As the most hyped Christmas festival looms, Ann Kananu's predecessor and ardent Kenya Kwanza allegiance, Johnson Sakaja Arthur has informed Kenyans what will be included in the newly unleashed Annual Nairobi Festival. Following a post by a local insider, the incumbent Nairobi governor while announcing the annual Nairobi festival has spilled the beans about eight main specs of the event.

  3 days ago ago
As Christmas Looms, Sakaja Informs What Will be Included in Newly Unleashed Annual Nairobi Festival

SOCIETY

Every three years in August, families in Indonesia excavate their loved ones to celebrate the MANENE

Asians || Entertainment || Trending Tweets || Black Twitter || Tradition || Facebook ||Monday, August 1st, 2022A well-known Facebook group called "Celebs" recently experienced an instant rise in popularity after publishing an unexpected post on an intriguing tradition practiced by Indonesians. Families reportedly bring their loved ones back to life in Indonesia every three years in August so they can reminisce.

  1 month ago ago
Every three years in August, families in Indonesia excavate their loved ones to celebrate the MANENE

EDUCATION

The Kenya drama Festival is set to resume in schools after a two-year break occasioned by Covid-19.

The Kenya drama Festival is set to resume in schools after a two-year break occasioned by Covid-19. In a circular to regional, county, and sub-county secretaries, Kenya Music festival Chairman Peter wanjohi said the government had allowed the resumption of co-curricular activities in learning institutions. "Part of the Kenya music festival is to cullet positive values to the children of this nation.

  7 days ago ago
The Kenya drama Festival is set to resume in schools after a two-year break occasioned by Covid-19.

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Twin sisters who married twin brothers and live in the same house

It is a story rarely heard in the current world. Identical twins, Brittany and Brianna married another identical twins, Josh and Jeremy back in 2018. The couples met in a twins festival in USA. It is alarming to see them live in one room. They live in their house in Virginia, USA.

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Twin sisters who married twin brothers and live in the same house

ENTERTAINMENT

Uganda Parliament has stopped the Annual ‘Nyege Nyege’ Festival

Parliament has stopped the ‘Nyege Nyege’ festival, an annual social event scheduled to take place next week in Jinja. Tororo Woman MP Hon Sarah Opendi says the event is a breeding ground for sexual immorality. #PlenaryUg This Years Festival The Ugandan festival's seventh edition will be held on the banks of the Nile river, at Itanda Falls, a venue some five times larger than the previous home, which was also in the Jinja area.

  19 days ago ago
Uganda Parliament has stopped the Annual ‘Nyege Nyege’ Festival

LIFESTYLE

Ugandan Gov't cancels the popular Nyegenyege festival beloved by Kenyans

The decision was made by the Ugandan Parliament on the premise that the annual festival is rife of immoral behaviour. The motion to cancel the event, which was scheduled to run between Thursday, September 15 and Sunday, September 18, was tabled by Tororo Woman MP Hon Sarah Opendi.

  19 days ago ago
Ugandan Gov't cancels the popular Nyegenyege festival beloved by Kenyans

ENTERTAINMENT

Rayvanny and Alikiba Share the Same Stage at Nandy Festival

Nandy Festival is actually ongoing with the newly wedded couple of Nandy herself and Rapper Bilnass hosting different artists for the event. Last night, Rayvanny appeared in the performance as a surprise since no one was expecting to see him. Surprisingly, he came and performed just so well and his fans who were present at the event got entertained as well and were glad to see him.

  2 months ago ago
Rayvanny and Alikiba Share the Same Stage at Nandy Festival

RELIGION

The Congo Witchcraft Festival Where Witches Reportedly Showcase Their Skills By Flying

While witches and wizards are not uncommon in Africa, in the Republic of Congo, witches are given the opportunity to demonstrate their magical abilities in full view of the public during an unusual event where attendees are treated to various forms of magic. In a development that has sparked internet controversy, the Congolese witchcraft practitioners organized a special summit to evaluate potential commercialization avenues for black magic in the country.

  6 months ago ago
The Congo Witchcraft Festival Where Witches Reportedly Showcase Their Skills By Flying

CULTURE

Mammoth Crowd Attending Today KDF Museum Air Show Festival At Uhuru Gardens Spark Mixed Reactions

Photo courtesy Kenyans today have turned on in large numbers at Uhuru Gardens grounds in Nairobi to attend KDF Museum Air Show Festival that was held in that grounds for early preparation of Madaraka day holiday scheduled to kick off on date 1 June 2022. Viral post of thousands of Kenyans crowding at Uhuru Gardens to witness that KDF festival has been exposed online via Kenyans.

  4 months ago ago
Mammoth Crowd Attending Today KDF Museum Air Show Festival At Uhuru Gardens Spark Mixed Reactions

LIFESTYLE

Unbelievably: Top 10 Most Weird Traditions Among Countries

1.Tomato Fight This is one of the most grounded sort of battles ever and tomatoes are the real battling weapons. La Tomatina Festival | Spain Tomato Throwing Festival | Times of India Travel Such countless tomatoes are utilized until it becomes like a pool of water. The celebration is called la Tomatina.

  4 months ago ago
Unbelievably: Top 10 Most Weird Traditions Among Countries

FOOD

Top 10 Most Weird Traditions From Countries Around The World You Will Find Unbelievable

1. The tomato fight in Spain This is one of the strongest kind of fights ever and tomatoes are the actual fighting weapons. So many tomatoes are used until it becomes like a pool of water. The festival is called la Tomatina. 2. Baby jumping festival found in Spain

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Top 10 Most Weird Traditions From Countries Around The World You Will Find Unbelievable

LIFESTYLE

In Indonesia Families Dig Up Their Loved Ones Every 3 Years In August To Spend Quality Time Together

It has come to our attention that there are some "weird" cultures that are practised in the world up to date. In Indonesia;a country in the mainland Southeast Asia ,located off the coast of mainland Southeast Asia in the Indian and Pacific oceans. Some villagers in the country do practice a culture of digging up dead bodies of family members in the month of August to spend some quality time together.

  4 months ago ago
In Indonesia Families Dig Up Their Loved Ones Every 3 Years In August To Spend Quality Time Together

POLITICS

Latest Photos Of Kanze Dena At Sifa Festival In Nairobi.

Kanze Dena is one of the most influential Journalists in Kenya. Kanze Dena is the Current Spokesperson of State House. State House is the highest residential home for the current President of Kenya. Kanze was so lucky to have been appointed to her post because it is one of the most prestigious posts in Kenya with Good pay.

  4 months ago ago
Latest Photos Of Kanze Dena At Sifa Festival In Nairobi.

EDUCATION

Kisii University 8th Cultural Festival Kicks Off In Kisii, To Continue Until Friday

|Photo Courtesy Of Kisii University Student's Cooking Cultural Foods| Kisii University which well known as the 'University of the 21st Century' has today kicked off it's 8th edition Cultural Festival in its Main Campus, Kisii town. The purpose of this Cultural Festival is to bring People from all communities together, foster peace and strengthen unity for the Prosperity of our Nation.

  5 months ago ago
Kisii University 8th Cultural Festival Kicks Off In Kisii, To Continue Until Friday

LIFESTYLE

Stealing Wife Festival And 3 Other Strange Cultures Practiced In Africa That Many People Don't Know

4. Wife stealing festival by Wodaabe tribe in Niger A tribe called Wodaabe from Niger in the West Africa organizes a festival every year called Gerewol festival where different men put on traditional make-up and dress to impress to look more handsome so that they can attract each other's wives.

  5 months ago ago
Stealing Wife Festival And 3 Other Strange Cultures Practiced In Africa That Many People Don't Know

RELIGION

Here Are Reasons Why We Celebrate Easter Season.

We have been celebrating Easter every year and here is to remind you few reasons why its important. 1.Easter is an annual Christian festival in commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, observed on the first Sunday after a good Friday 2. This story reminds us that its a one of a battle that Jesus fought and won.

  5 months ago ago
Here Are Reasons Why We Celebrate Easter Season.

RELIGION

Reasons Why The Valentine's Day Is Not Biblical

Image: Courtesy. It is that time of the year when everyone is contemplating what they shall do on the 14th day of February to show their significant others how deeply they love them. Love is really a beautiful thing. We all deserve it. And perhaps that is why we are all thinking about Valentine's day which is just around the corner.

  7 months ago ago
Reasons Why The Valentine's Day Is Not Biblical

ENTERTAINMENT

Chris Rock In Aid of Comedian Chapelle during the Netflix Festival

Comedian Dave Chappelle, was tackled while on stage at the Hollywood Bowen which happened on Tuesday in Los Angeles buy an unidentified Individual.The event which was Netflix first ever live comedy festival was attended by various celebrities including Chris Rock whose comments of the incident has elicited reactions from social media platforms users.

  4 months ago ago
Chris Rock In Aid of Comedian Chapelle during the Netflix Festival

LIFESTYLE

Origin of tomato festival celebrated in spain

The origin of this popular festival is the result of a joke and like almost all great discoveries, a fluke. La Tomatina started in 1945 during a parade of Giants and Bigheads. Some local youth decided to take part in it, and some of the members of the party got angry.

  7 months ago ago
Origin of tomato festival celebrated in spain

RELIGION

Get the truth behind Valentine's day.

St valentine's day is the world's holiday of love, since the Bible states that God is love in John 4:8, 16, does He approves of the celebration of this day? Does He want His people more so the christian believers in partaking the cards and candy or any other custom associated with this day!

  7 months ago ago
Get the truth behind Valentine's day.