It has been a week full of drama. As we approach the weekend, Opera News brings you the hot stories which hit the headlines throughout the week.
- Victor Kinuthia Breaks Internet with Hilarious Live Coverage
Royal Media reporter, Victor Kinithia became a topic of discussion after he was abruptly called upon to go live on reporting Citizen TV’s breaking news.
Being his first time in the English reporting, he experienced difficulties as he reported in Kikuyu accent full of tension.
Luckily, despite the trolls he received from netizens, his work colleagues stood with him, encouraged and motivated him.
What was viewed by others as a shaming moment became a door-opening moment for Kinuthia as he was promoted and will be reporting for the Citizen TV morning show, Sema na Citizen.
2. Harmonize ‘wedding’ was a shoot.
Former Wasafi member, Harmonize alias Konde Boy, began the week on a high notch as photos of his alleged wedding went viral.
The wedding, which was said to be an invite-only, left people tongue wagging after many noticed that he did not invite his former boss and mentor, Diamond Platinumz.
To people’s surprise, his manager, Mjerumani, later dismissed the wedding allegations and said that the photos seen were from the shooting of a new music video.
3. Musician Laika accuses J Blessing of impregnating and dumping her
We were caught in another shock as secular musician Laika, came out claiming to have a child with veteran music producer, J Blessing.
She claimed to have separated with him after he learned she was pregnant and he no longer supports his child.
“I was in a relationship with J Blessing but he left me. I was hurt, so I took a break. He denied the pregnancy, I do not like talking about this issue. He helped for a while after the delivery but for now, he does not do anything.”
Her confession raised the bars on Blessing’s long list of baby mamas which include, musician Chantelle, radio presenter Mwende Macharia and singer Avril who, is also belived to be shying away from revealing the truth about her baby daddy.
4. Tanasha dismisses claims of having welcomed her baby
Diamond Platinumz girlfriend, Tanasha Donna, was said to have welcomed her newborn with photos of the baby going viral.
This was concluded after an Instagram page described as Udaku TZ showered her with congratulatory messages following her safe delivery.
The rumors were also related to a short clip shared online by Diamond who said;”uliye mgoja kaja.”
Not long did Tanasha dismiss the claims. “Hey y’all I hope all is well. Thought I should set the record straight that this is not my child.”
5. Celebrities join Politics
The Kibra MP seat has invited several celebrities into politics. The first to join was reggae DJ Kriss Darlin who later lost to Ken Okoth’s brother Imran.
Though facing IEBC challenges, McDonald Mariga is also vying for the same seat with Jubilee ticket.
Musician Prezzo, also came out claiming to be vying for the same under Wiper party.
The seat seems to be inviting more celebrities as fake campaign posters from Huddah, Vera Sidika, Nonini, Octopizzo and Jegede appeared.