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ENVIRONMENT

Lonely Home Abandoned For More than 100 years that no man claims

Alot of Research been done and theories created on this lonely white house beside the green hills of Elidai found in the isolated island in the Iceland. However, the reality extracted from the sun is that their was a family which lived there more than 100 years ago.Photo displaying the house(For illustration purposes only)

  2 months ago ago
Lonely Home Abandoned For More than 100 years that no man claims

SOCIETY

Video: Tension in likoni after Ferry with thousands of people pushed to deep sea by heavy waves.

A video clip capturing the moment's has gone viral creating panic among users.In the video clip, shell-shocked passengers and onlookers are seen wailing and praying as the gigantic vessel sounding danger as it edges towards the deep sea.The ferry seemed to have developed mechanical problems at earlier morning.Efforts by the Kenya Ports Authority tower boat to push it to the Island ramps were unsuccessful as the ferry continued to move more and more to the deep sea.From the video background,the ferry services team are trying to calm the terrified passengers and canceled all other ferry services until the ocean calms.

  2 months ago ago
Video: Tension in likoni after Ferry with thousands of people pushed to deep sea by heavy waves.

LIFESTYLE

Executive kitchen designs you may like to have

There are basic types of kitchen layouts: Island, Parallel, Straight, L-Shape, U-Shape, and Open. The L-Shaped kitchen is most suited to homes that do not need too much worktop spaces while the galley shaped kitchen is suitable for small homes. Here are the six basic types of kitchen shapes you can choose from before finalising that master kitchen interior plan!

  25 days ago ago
Executive kitchen designs you may like to have

ENTERTAINMENT

Zuchu Overwhelmed With Joy After Diamond Posted Her On His Instagram As She Awaits To Perform

[Photo/Courtesy Instagram] Diamond Platinums simba has showerd the first lady of wasafi label Zuchu with praises before she hits the stage in Zanzibar.Diamond has done so much for the talented swahili songwriter and performer who didn't hesitate to appreciate.As spotted on her reply Zuchu is really thankful.

  2 months ago ago
Zuchu Overwhelmed With Joy After Diamond Posted Her On His Instagram As She Awaits To Perform

ENVIRONMENT

Meet The Sentinelese; The World's Most Dangerous Tribe.

The North Sentinel Island located in the Indian Ocean is home to the Sentinelese tribe, who are considered to be the most dangerous tribe These indigenous people have lived in isolation in the Island for close to 50,000 years. Efforts to bring civilization to them has been met with strong resistance since the islanders love their isolated lives.

  4 months ago ago
Meet The Sentinelese; The World's Most Dangerous Tribe.

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

A Risky Island In The Indian Ocean That is Closed to the Outside World

North Sentinel Island is one of the many islands in the Indian ocean. However, this Island is completely closed to the public, neither scientists, tourists nor residents of near Islands can visit. This is because this Island is home to the most unusual people on earth.

  3 months ago ago
A Risky Island In The Indian Ocean That is Closed to the Outside World

ACCIDENT

Stampede at Likoni Ferry Leaves 13 Injured

At least 13 people were injured at the Likoni channel following a stampede on the Island side during evening peak hours on Tuesday after MV Safari ferry broke down. According to sources at the scene of the incident, the stampede was caused by congestion after one of the ferries stalled during the onset of rush hour. A commuter who was involved in the Tuesday eveining stampede at the Likoni cross- Channel in Mombasa.Photo/Courtesy The injured were attended to by paramedics at the ferry and later rushed to the

  1 year ago ago
Stampede at Likoni Ferry Leaves 13 Injured

ACCIDENT

Tribes that Eat Human Flesh and Use Corpses for Rituals

Eating a human flesh is what most people will not imagine. A dead body especially in African modern society is also feared by many. Very few people will have courage to have a glimpse and even go to an extend of touching it. There are tribes in the world that reportedly go to an extend of feasting on the dead bodies. This are unbelievable since a dead decomposing corpse requires courage to go closer and perform any ritual unless someone is either trained or has experience in doing it. In connection to this,

  1 year ago ago
Tribes that Eat Human Flesh and Use Corpses for Rituals

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The World's Largest man-made Island.

The Palm Jumeirah is a man-made island group in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, created using land reclamation which extends into the Persian Gulf. The palm-shaped Palm Jumeirah island is known for its glitzy hotels, posh apartment towers and upmarket global restaurants. The construction of the Island was kick-started in 2001 and six years later the new land was ready for construction.

  3 months ago ago
The World's Largest man-made Island.

AUTO

Most Expensive Countries to Own Cars

Buying a car is not easy or small investment is something that needs lot of thinking before buying. Buying second hand car is cheaper and also reduces the cost of importation compare to getting a new one. The government will require you to have so many things in order to have it imported. Apart from importation some one must budget for the cost of maintenance, repair, fuel, spare parts and even taxes. So there is some countries that having a car to be a big deal in terms of taxation, importation and having insurance

  11 months ago ago
Most Expensive Countries to Own Cars

TECHNOLOGY

Top 10 Countries in Africa With Fastest Internet Connection

1. Madagascar Madagascar has the quickest web in Africa, clocking in at an accelerated average speed of 32.07Mbps, placing it 33rd globally and ahead of developed nations like the U.K. and Australia. The improvement is thanks to the underwater Eastern Africa Submarine Cable System that resources the Island's city centers with fiber broadband speeds, in accordance to Cable.co.uk. Madagascar had Africa's quickest net in 2018, too, after taking the title from Kenya in the same year. 2. Cape Verde Cape Verde now

  10 months ago ago
Top 10 Countries in Africa With Fastest Internet Connection

BETTING

3.5 tips and above to win you big

Island vs Liechtenstein Both sides will have to take this match as an ideal chance to end their severe defeat runs as they lock horns tonight. Though it seems a night chance for either side but the fact that their confidence is low, less play is expected and merely no goals should be expected here.

  4 months ago ago
3.5 tips and above to win you big

RELIGION

Prophet Owuor Speaks ''Judgement'' Against Malindi and Lamu Where Italians Reside

Photo: Prophet Dr Owuor of Repentance and Holiness church. Prophet Dr Owuor of Repentance and Holiness church has spoken about an earthquake coming to the coastal part of Kenya where Italians reside. This prophecy was given yesterday on the night of 1st Sept 2020 when he split the conversation in two parts. In the first part of the Prophecy, the Lord took him to the coastal part of Kenya and showed him an Island probably Lamu and a little of Malindi. He looked and behold there was wickedness going on that Island

  1 year ago ago
Prophet Owuor Speaks ''Judgement'' Against Malindi and Lamu Where Italians Reside

TRAVEL

Beauty of Dubai Miracle garden

Dubai Miracle garden Dubai is one of the 7 emirates of united Arab emirates (UAE). It is located in the gulf of Oman and it is the 2nd most wealthiest emirate after Abhu Dhabi. Dubai is a very beautiful and big city. It houses some of the most spectacular sites in the world including the Dubai water creek, Palm Jumeirah, the tallest building in the world, Bhurj AL Khalifa, Dubai Miracle garden, the globe Island and very many other sites. Today we're going to focus on Dubai Miracle garden, on of the biggest and

  11 months ago ago
Beauty of Dubai Miracle garden

POLITICS

Island Country Vows To Defend Itself Against Beijing To Last Day As Fear Of Confrontation Builds Up

Taiwan's foreign minister Mr Joseph Wu has stated that Taiwan will defend itself to the last day if China attacked the country.This comes as reconciliation meetings between China and Taiwan are underway.

  6 months ago ago
Island Country Vows To Defend Itself Against Beijing To Last Day As Fear Of Confrontation Builds Up

TRAVEL

Five places you should visit before you die

These are the five most beautiful places in the world you should make sure you visit before you die or before you are fifty years old. The great wall of China. The great wall of China was built during the seventh century along the northern border as protection from neighboring nomadic groups,it was of the best places in the world. The great temple of petra. The great temple of petra was built during the first century and its a spectacular place to go because it is one of the oldest historic site in the world.

  11 months ago ago
Five places you should visit before you die

TRAVEL

10 Roads You Would Never Want To Drive On See Pictures

This 4.3km stretch of road links the the French with the Island of normetuer on France Atlantic coast. At first glance you might think it's not a bad road to drive on.Wait a few hours and your opinion will change as tide comes and causes the entire route to vanish. Twice a day this road is under water and those who mistime it goes with it.Even if you time the tides just right, driving on this road could be such a challenge cause it is covered with sea weeds and very slippery. Over 23.5km Length of these Greek

  1 year ago ago
10 Roads You Would Never Want To Drive On See Pictures

SOCIETY

Panic as another vehicle plunges into the Indian ocean (video)

Likoni ferry, Mombasa County has indeed caused massive losses -vehicles and lives, over the past few years as a result of a vehicle plunges into the Indian Ocean. On 10th of January, a Sunday morning a tourist bus plunged into the Indian Ocean at Likoni Ferry. The bus is which belongs to Pollmans, the driver lost control and plunged into the Indian ocean. According to other Likoni ferry users claims that the driver wanted to board a ferry at the Island to the mainland when this incident happened. Luckily today

  9 months ago ago
Panic as another vehicle plunges into the Indian ocean (video)

SOCIETY

Five Dead In A Military Helicopter Crash

CNN news was the first to report an accident involving a millitary helicopter that caused the dead of five people. According to the source news, the Cuban helicopter crashed near the hill in the east of the Island. The information was confirmed by the armed forces. It was reportedly that the helicopter crashed after leaving the eastern province of Holguin heading to Guantanamo province. Those were lost their lives are yet to be identified by the relevant authorities who are doing their investigations to established

  8 months ago ago
Five Dead In A Military Helicopter Crash

AUTO

The Prisoner That Founded Lamborghini

It's said that man has no limit and is the exact story of Ferruccio Lamboghini who came from being simple farmer of grapes that was their main source of income to being the founder of the most famous and most desired luxurious sports car today , the lamboghini. As the family business was majorly on the farmer , he was expected to follow the same route and become a grapes farmer some day, but Lamboghini was more interested in fixing the farms truck than the actual farm works , and being that he was expected to

  11 months ago ago
The Prisoner That Founded Lamborghini