The late Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore and marathoner Eliud Kipchoge have topped the list of 2019 most searched on Google.
Bob’s life and eventual death intrigued Kenyans who could not get enough of his life. Days before he passed away, he hosted his boy’s club who eventually were his advocates after he passed on and spoke on his behalf on what kind of man he is.
Even Uhuru Kenyatta had a story to tell about his relationship with Bob Collymore. Read about it in the link below.
Kenyans came together to watch one of their own – Eliud Kipchoge, take on and beat the sub two-hour INEOS 1:59 marathon challenge. Even though it happened in October, the video garnered the most views in Kenya in 2019.
Other local personalities are John DeMathew, Joyce Laboso, Ken Okoth, Tob Cohen, Governor Mike Sonko, Jonathan Moi, Ivy Wangeci and Esther Arunga.
Game of Thrones, Money Heist, Avengers Endgame, Bird Box, When They See Us and Sex and the City topped the list of the most popular movies and TV series.
The Ethiopian Airlines B737 MAX crashed after takeoff en route to Nairobi from Addis Ababa was the major global aviation story in 2019. Several Kenyans were on the flight and lost their lives.
The Nigerian movie titled no single guy should watch this movie alone, about a man who paid his best friend to help his wife conceive, intrigued many of us and took the third spot on the watchlist.
Kenyans also made viral the gospel song OmbiLangu which was performed during the wedding of a couple named Dan and Lilian, and the video of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s entourage as it left the Directorate of Criminal Investigations headquarters.