Kenyans are inquisitive people and here are the top 10 topics they searched for in July 2019. Among them death, sports and cancer.
1- Bob Collymore
Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore trended after he passed away due to Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
2- Everton and Kariobangi Sharks
Footballmatch between Everton and Kariobangi Sharks which took place at the Moi
3- Ken Okoth
Kenwas the third trending item after he passed away at the Nairobi Hospital ICU.
4- Esther Arunga
Arunga ,trended after she was sentenced for lying to the police about her son’s murder.
5- Face App
Face app is an app with an age filter that makes people look much older .
6- Vera Sidika
Vera came sixth after she tanned her skin and made Kenyans assume she had gone back to her old skin colour.
This was however not true as she is still ‘white’.
Cancer was trending after Kenya lost 3 prominent personalities to cancer.
Among them Bob Collymore, Ken Okoth, Joyce Laboso.
8- Waiguru wedding
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru’s wedding to city lawyer Kamotho Waiganjo .
This was an expose by Dennis Okari which exposed the high levels of chemicals to preserve meat.
The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) football tournament which came to an end in July with the final game between Senegal and Algeria — with Algeria coming out as winners — made it the tenth trending search.