Engineer Alex Kiptanui Tolgos, Governor Elegeyo Marakwet County is one of the few politicians in the former Rift Valley province who have not backed up William Ruto's presidency. The governor early today while addressing residents claimed that Raila Odinga is the only presidential candidate who deserves to lead this country.
Former Keiyo South MP and powerful Cabinet Minister Nicholas Biwott ( Photo Courtesy) In a checkered political career spanning over three decades, Nicholas Biwott distinguished himself as one of the most powerful and influential politicians that Kenya has ever produced. The diminutive Australia- trained economist would rise from being a District Officer to President Daniel Arap Moi's right-hand man.
Eric Omondi. [All Images | Courtesy] Kenyan comedian Eric Omondi has been advocating for Kenyans to appreciate their own music and play over 75% of Kenyan content on national Television and Radio Stations. This came after several Nigerian artists have been holding shows in the country while Kenyan musicians get looked down upon.
During a certain event where Comedian Eric Omondi was interviewed, he gave a warning to those he termed as lazy Kenyan artists. His message has caused quite a stir on the social media. When Eric was asked his opinion on the musicians who disgrace him he got so furious saying,"wakwende hatuwaneed, there are only Six musicians in Kenya, that is Sauti Sol, Khaligraph , Otile Brown, Nadia Mukami and the rest I can't remember them".
Jacque Maribe's Update Days After Her 'Handshake' With Eric Omondi Following Their Ugly Online Drama
Former Citizen TV employee Jacque Maribe has finally moved on from the online drama that erupted between her and her baby daddy, comedian Eric Omondi. On her Instagram stories, the celebrated journalist shared her picture, then accompanied it by a caption, hinting she had healed from the said drama.
Kenyan comedian Eric Omondi has been making headlines in the past few days in his quest to revive the Kenyan music industry. Eric was asking the lawmakers to put in place a law that will see all media stations in the country play 75% of Kenyan music all the time.
Celebrated Kenyan comedian Eric Omondi is currently on a mission to sanitize the Kenyan entertainment industry and today she has started on comedians. Omondi is accusing is fellow comedians of lacking direction and a vision in uplifting the Kenyan entertainment “If there is a GROUP of people in this COUNTRY that lack DIRECTION, INNOVATION and VISION then it has to be our COMEDIANS.
Eric Omondi is again causing stir online, this time round he is beefing with one of the famous dancehall artists in the world Konshens. The social media war between Eric and Konshens begun last week, when Eric was against Konshens coming to perform in Kenya. Konshens replied to Eric Omondi's comments in a humble way, and today in the morning he dropped a diss track where he dissed Eric Omondi to look for money and stop doing jokes.
Eric Omondi seems to be on a mission to crush top stars in Kenya music industry. In a recent interview, Eric assembled all top actors and said their main mission is to abuse him. "They are mediocre and all they do is abuse me. We will get them out from Bien to King Kaka."
Controversial gospel artist Ringtone has uploaded a video on his Instagram saying that he is on the way to help Eric Omondi pay for his bail. This is following Eric's arrest when he was at parliament building earlier today. This is Ringtone's post: In the video, Ringtone is seen carrying an envelope full of cash which he is set to use to pay Eric's bail.
Eric is not slowing down in his latest campaign where he is mobilising Kenyan artists to make better music. To show how serious he is about the whole issue, Eric Posted a video on Instagram waking up an unidentified man and beating him up with a slipper, sending a message to Bien and Khaligraph on how he will do the same to them.
[Photo|Courtesy] The celebrated comedian Eric Omondi yesterday had a turn of events which saw him arrested at Nairobi CBD. Eric Omondi was heading towards the Parliament buildings in the company of upcoming musicians in a move to have 75 percent airplay of Kenyan content in shows, TV Stations and Radio.
Eric Omondi has again caused stir online, this is after he posted on his Instagram page that Eddie Butita is the one who has taught him bad behaviours. Eric Has said that Butita is hia creative director and everything bad or good he does in any show, Butita is the one who always tell him to do those things. Eric has blamed Eddie Butita for teaching him bad behaviours, and told Kenyans to blame Butita and not him. Below is the screenshot of Eric Omondi's post blaming Butita for teaching him bad behaviours. Today
[Photo|Courtesy] The celebrated comedian Eric Omondi had a dramatic arrest on Tuesday Afternoon as was heading to Parliament to file a petition that would allow 75 percent local content played in Radio and TV stations. Eric Omondi is against Kenyan artists curtain raising at major events in Kenya while artists from other countries perform last.
Eric Omondi is a Kenyan comedian who has risen from grass to fame out of his hardwork. He became famous not only in Kenya but even outside the country hence given the title president of comedy in Africa. On Tuesday Eric was arrested at parliament buildings after he lead demonstrations.
Kenyan Comedian Eric Omondi has been arrested during his campaign for play 75% Kenyan content, with a reason that is yet to be disclosed. Currently some of Kenyan content creators are protesting heading to the Central Police station where Eric Omondi is held in custody. Eric was resistant when the police were making his arrest creating a drama where he even climbed on top of the police vehicle yelling at the police.. Gengetone artist KRG The Don has come in Eric's defense saying via his Instagram stories "Eric Omondi must be released within 2 hours, we can't suffer in our own country we work so hard and tirelessly for our industry," he wrote.KRG also added that it was bad that only a small number artists were there to support Eric in his campaign for play 75% Kenyan content.
Eric Omondi is the Kenyan self proclaimed president of comedy Africa . He is a father to one too . Eric has been arrested today near parliament buildings while staging a protest meant to improve Kenyan comedy industry . On the video shared by buzzroom Eric was seen resisting the arrest as his fellow youths were trying to fight off Police officers .
Omondi was arrested during 'Play 75% Kenyan content' at the Parliament building today. The comedian was protesting to force the parliamentarians to pass a bill that could see a Kenyan musicians get more airplay on Kenyan media and better pay for their content. In a video circulating online Eric was seen demonstrating a few metres before the Parliament.
Renowned gospel singer Samuel Apoko well known as Ringtone has come out and reacted after the arrest of Eric Omondi. Ringtone told the press that the self proclaimed president of comedy in Africa was no longer funny in comedy industry. "Eric Omondi is no longer funny, anafaa kufinywa (he should be dismantled)," said Ringtone during his press briefing.
After action in Berlin and London in recent weeks where three Kenyans finished on the podium, Chicago Marathon returns as the next big race in a busy period of major marathons and the Boston event follows just one day later after a year’s hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic.Kenyans Reuben Kipyego, the second-fastest man in 2021 and Ruth Chepngetich will carry favored roles into today's 43rd Chicago Marathon.