• Lupita's 'big' nyash leaves Kenyans speculating
• Diamond introduces Zuchu as his wife
This week on our hot and entertaining segment #TheRoundUp we focus the spotlight on top stories making headlines in the Entertainment industry that you might have missed.
So, let’s get down to the business of the day;
Nasra Comedian confirms breakup with hubby Rashid
Former Churchill show comedian Nasra Yusuf has confirmed that she parted ways with her husband and fellow comedian Director Rashid.
Nasra announced the breakup with a long social media post – acknowledging that her marriage to Rashid is over,
She went on to admit that she fought for her relationship to the point she lost touch with her family and career.
“So yes I am single…Anyone that knows me, knows that I fought for that relationship. I lost touch with family because of it, I lost myself and my career because of it, I lost friends because of it, and I got constant criticism from my community because of it but I was still willing to make it work even though the roots of our problems were the same year in year out for 5 years,” Nasra said in Part.
The comedian (Nasra) detailed that it has been a tough season – accepting that her marriage is over has not been easy.
She went on to wish Director Rashid all the best in life, despite them going their separate ways.
Frasha on why he had quit music
Francis Amisi aka Frasha has opened up on why he stopped making music.
Frasha was a member of the hip-hop group P-Unit.
Through his Instagram page, Frasha shared that he quit the industry due to frustrations four years ago.
"It's been 4 years since I stopped being active in music and opted out of the music business due to frustration in the industry. Too much hard work with other people reaping the benefits," he wrote.
Frasha added that four years ago, he also pulled down his music from skiza tunes and other platforms because the music wasn't making sense.
He said his songs are still played in clubs.
He shared a video snippet while in the studio with a few artiste, among them Tanasha Donna saying that he is back to doing what he loves.
Elsa Majimbo buys herself sh6 million car
Elsa Majimbo has bought a Tesla.
The Kenyan teen living in US, shared the good news about her new achievement saying "Bessy with a Tessy"
A 2022 model starts from 48,000 dollars. (Ksh 5,875,200). That is model 3 sedan which can also go as high as 60,000 dollars (Ksh 7344000)
The model Y SUV is more expensive from 57,000 dollars.
The 2022 Tesla Model 3 has an official starting price of $46,990 for its base rear-wheel drive (RWD) trim.
This makes it the cheapest Tesla car currently offered. The Model 3 is Tesla's cheapest vehicle.
It will set you back between $46,990 and $77,990, depending on trims and customizations
Diamond introduces Zuchu as his wife
WCB President Diamond Platnumz has for the first time recognized singer Zuchu as his wife.
Speaking at the official launch of Juma Jux's new album Platnumz used the opportunity to let the world know that he is in love with Zuchu and is not afraid to show it.
(I’m here to introduce a song done by my wife (Zuchu) which is also my favorite track from the Album (King of Hearts). The track is called Nidhibiti),” Diamond said.
This is the first time the WCB President is claiming Zuchu in public after months of speculations over their romantic relationship.
On Thursday, Platnumz penned a cute message while celebrating Zichu’s Birthday. He confessed he deeply he has fallen in a lover before sharing their never seen before intimate videos.
Azziad Nasenya graduates
TikTok sensation Azziad Nasenya graduated with a Diploma in broadcast journalism from the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.
Through her Insta stories, the popular dancer shared the good news with her fans thanking God for the achievement.
"Yeeh, I am grateful to God, we did it na tunazidi."
Azziad became an internet sensation in 2020 after participating in the Utawezana challenge.
She has continued to be an inspiration to many after notably balancing her schoolwork and career.
Ever since her big breakthrough Utawezana Challenge, she has taken part in various shows and projects, further catapulting her career while at it.
Azziad then landed her professional acting TV role on a popular show 'Selina' in 2020.
Lupita's 'big' nyash leaves Kenyans speculating
Lupita Nyong'o is trending online and the reason for that will make you smile. Yep, curious Kenyans online have noticed that she has a fuller look, ahem..., especially on her backside.
One Twitter user called Kijana ya JKUAT posted a snap of the glowing and beautiful actress at one of her recent red carpet appearances for the Black Panther Wakanda premiere.
In the photo, one can see her stunning figure-eight silhouette as the Kisumu governor's daughter poses.
Kijana then went on to ponder when the Oscar-winning thespian had gotten such a behind, writing,
"When did Lupita grow Nyash..anyway she a Luo from Seme."
Other commenters were also impressed and said as much in response to the trending photo. Check out some of those replies below;
Excited Kenyan pilot Koki Mutungi flies Rick Ross
Kenyan Pilot Captain Irene Koki Mutungi had a huge celebrity on her flight recently. The top pilot disclosed this great news on her social media, saying that it was a pleasure to have had him among her passenger manifest.
"Hanging out 43,000ft with the business mogul, rapper, the boss Ricky Rozay @RickRoss. It was a pleasure flying you."
Rick Ross was in Zimbabwe over the weekend. Videos of the business mogul feeling hyped up by traditional dancers amused many.
He had been invited by the event's venue, Harare International Conference Centre to perform which they termed the biggest Hip Hop concert to grace Zimbabwe.
MTV Base was also part of the red carpet, Nasty C was present among others. Ross was paid 175k dollars to perform, for 50 minutes.
Anerlisa Muigai to settle and become a mum
Keroche heiress Anerlisa Muigai has revealed plans to become a mum in 2023.
Anerlisa went live on Instagram on Saturday, at midnight with her fans where she addressed some issues she felt needed her time.
Anerlisa talked about wanting to have a child soon. She was responding to a fan who asked her about her age.
"I am turning 35 years in January and by the end of my 35th year, I am hoping that I may be a mum," she said.
Anerlisa also said her relationship is not going to be as public as her previous ones.
"My current relationship is not like before. I used to post every step of my personal life. I learned to be a bit private and keep it off social media and is working well," she said.
She said her man does not like the attention of social media.
Samidoh explains why he refused to be hosted by Andrew Kibe
Controversial content creator Andrew Kibe prepared some 'whips' to diss Mugiithi artiste Samidoh who is currently being hosted by a female friend in the US for his music tour.
Well, Kibe through his TikTok account revealed that he had approached Samidoh on his last year's trip to the US, offering to host him and take him around the US.
According to Kibe, Samidoh turned him down only for him to see women insulting each other online.
"Last year in 2021, I asked Samidoh to come and I show him around during his weekend off when he is here for the other tour. Just to show him how rich gang lives. I was going to host him," Kibe said.
"He wants to just hang out with him. Now women are fighting over him like a dildo. I would never allow women to fight for me on social media. I am the one who is supposed to know who to date and when and not the other way round."
Nikita Kering featured on Times Square screen
Singer Nikita Kering has joined an elite group of Kenyan artists who have been featured on the New York times Square billboard.
The talented singer took to her Instagram page to express her joy. She wrote;
"In Times Square, New York (pleading face, folded hands) I’m so honored."
A few days ago, Spotify announced Nikita as the EQUAL Ambassador for November, joining the group of featured female artistes from the continent including Muthoni Drummer Queen and Sylvia Ssaru.
Nikita latest win comes a year after Singer Bahati's album, 'Love like this' album poster was also featured in New York’s Times Square billboards.
Mammito's interesting reason for not dating a mubaba
Eunice Mammito has never thought intensely about dating a mubaba. The reason for that?
"Wababa are disrespectful I find them disrespectful. First of all, I have never dated a mubaba, sitaki stori kwa CNN, BBC ati maneno," she explained.
In an interview with Iko Nini, Mammito said her reason for not considering an old man;
"I would never date a mubaba because I don't know my own father. Sitaki stori tena kwa news niko CNN, BBC maneno."
She has never asked her mother who he is. She is not even curious about who he is, "Haijawahi nisumbua that is the only issue in my life I'm like mmmhh."
She has two other siblings who are from a different father. What would worry her more if she got a mubaba?
'Diamond is my boyfriend!' Zuchu finally admits
Tanzanian musician, Zuchu has made it clear that her WCB label boss, Diamond Pltanumz is her lover. In a TikTok video, with her friend, Zuchu was asked point-blank whether Diamond was her boyfriend.
"Is this him?" Her friend asked while showing the musician a picture of Diamond. Zuchu looked at the picture before admitting that he was indeed her lover.
"Yes, that is my 'boyfriend'," Zuchu said. Her friend showed Zuchu that she was enjoying their love while congratulating them on finding someone.
"Eish, you better be happy Chummy, are you satisfied? Are you happy?" he asked. "I'm drowning in a pool of love," Zuchu explained.
Grace Mwai and fiancé pray before/after intimacy
Gospel music star Grace Mwai and her fiancé Hiram Kamuhunjia got candid about their relationship recently.
Grace and Hiram hosted Akorino model Carey Priscilla and her husband Benito to a couples QnA on their YouTube channel on November 21.
Carey asked the couple how they deal with physical intimacy. "How do you ensure that the spark is always there?"
The Kikuyu musician answered; "When it comes to bedroom matters it's not a matter if you are Christian or not. It can't be any different since we are Christians. You have to find time for each other. That is the greatest highlight of marriage And so you have to commit yourself. What has worked well for us is we are very intentional about it."
Hiram himself said; "You know people don't know that physical intimacy is spiritual. So uko kwa hiyo game we always pray. Yes, you pray because you can when you are on that game unaeza jipata ball imepotea unaona, so you have to pray."
Maureen Waititu recounts tough journey as a single mum
Vlogger Maureen Waititu has opened up on her challenges as a single parent. The YouTuber has two boys with fitness trainer Frankie Kiarie.
Maureen and Frankie had a bitter fallout a few years ago and aired out their dirty laundry online.
Recently, Maureen took to her social media to talk about struggling as a single parent. This came to light in response to a question posed by a content creator Just Ivy.
Just Ivy while celebrating her girl's graduation from kindergarten posed the question to other parents asking how they'd survived the academic year.
"CBC parents how are you after paying fees four times this year?" Ivy wrote sharing the video of her little ones' graduation.
International vlogger accused of staining Nairobi AirBnB bed sheets
A Nairobi based AirBnB operator has called out an international Gay travel vlogger identified as Julie Albino for allegedly staining the apartments 16 bedsheets, 2 pillow cases,4 towels and 1 duvet with faeces.
It is also alleged that he not only dirtied the bedroom sets but also broke a dining table.
The Youtuber then hid the broken plates under the couch and checked out.
After then, the vlogger blocked the AirBnB operator on all social media communication platforms after being reached out to on WhatsApp.
The sickening part is that he damaged an AirBnB in Westland identified as Lemac and proceeded to Skynest Residence next to the Movenpick Hotel where he soiled the bedroom sheets.
Daddy Owen: I haven't had physical intimacy for two years
A few weeks ago, Daddy Owen said he was under pressure that age was catching up with him yet he does not have a family of his own.
Owen said his mum was pressuring him to look for someone to visit her with.
"She tells me to even hire someone just to stop walking alone at home," he said.
"She is worried that I live alone, I walk alone."
Owen, 40, added that by now he wanted to have finished siring children. He has changed tunes saying he is not ready to commit to one woman.
Speaking in a recent interview with Milele FM's Ankali, Owen said he had completely lost interest in women and is now happy to continue being alone.
Nikita Kering' puzzles Kenyans after posting rainbow flag
Kenyan artist Nikita Kering has left a section of Netizens questioning her sexuality. This was after she captioned her message with a rainbow emoji mostly associated with the LGBTQ community.
Nikita, shared a photo of herself and captioned it;
"Happy and Healthy."
The emoji can express various positive emotions, such as
- Feelings of togetherness
- Hope, and good fortune
Kenyans had mixed reactions about her post, with some praising her for the post while others chided her telling her she was a role model for young girls.
Reason Alex Mwakideu quit alcohol
Radio Guru Alex Mwakideu is four years sober now. Mwakideu has been off hard liquor for four years, and beer for about 20 years.
He has been off beer for 16 years now but is soon set for a comeback. He told Mwende Macharia on her EMM online tv that he made a vow to keep off beer because of his children.
He will not consume beer until they leave home. He described how his love for vacationing in Mombasa and more specifically sitting at the beach bar, sipping on a cold beer is tempting him.
"When I go to sit at the beach bar and see a mzungu being served a cold beer and then the glass is also chilled, namcheki ule mzungu hivi sipping then I think 'yesu wangu niokoe baba nishikilie Christu nishikilie baba.' Hiyo nayo ilikuwa inanilemea because I loved drinking beer and its hot in Mombasa.
People call me ugly- TikToker Becky Akinyi's
Becky Akinyi is a Kenyan active TikToker who produces dancing content and is mostly admired by some of her fans because of her blessed assets.
This year a few of her intimate videos leaked, something that saw her trend online.
In a recent interview with Mwende Macharia, the content creator confirmed that she became famous after her videos leaked and that it was never her intention for the videos to go viral.
The TikToker also admitted that people don't like her claiming that she's ugly.
"People don't like me, people say I'm ugly, I look like Nelson Mandela, people say I'm ugly every single day. You know I used to have short hair and people be like where do you look like that b----," noted Becky.