Voting in the Kenyan blog awards is still ongoing. Here is a look at the nominees in the Best Entertainment Blog category.
To vote for your favorite among them go to www.blogawards.co.ke/vote
Ghafla is one of the successful tech start-ups to come out of the Nailab. It originally started as KenyanLyrics.com but evolved and changed the name to Ghafla! Entertainment news is Ghafla’s niche. They focus on what’s hot in the entertainment industry and news surrounding celebrities. Ghafla is run by Samuel Majani who has employed different writers to generate contact centred on entertainment in Kenya.
Niaje was the top winner at the 2nd edition edition of the Kenyan Blog Awards after it scooped 2 awards. Founded by David Mugo, Niaje is a lifestyle and entertainment site. There is a team of writers behind the content. The blog talks on what is happening with new music, movies or celebrities in Kenya. It also dabbles on giving lifestyle content such as tips on your career choice and relationships.
Afritorial.com is a first time nominee in the Kenyan Blog Awards. If you had to describe Arfitorial, the thought that comes to mind is: It’s a leading online magazine for pop culture, news, literary and cultural commentary across Africa, aimed at artists and innovators. Arfoitorial has found a way to bridge the gap in covering cultural aspects of the entertainment industry not only in Kenya but across Africa as well.
Owaah.com is popularly referred to as Too Late For Worms and is also a first time nominee. The blog is a features website. Its content covers Kenyan and African history as well as long feature posts about critical issues. Too Late For Worms gives comprehensive and detailed accounts of historic moment in life. There is humor in most of the posts providing an element of comedy despite the serious topic.
Actors.co.ke is one of Keya’s leading entertainment websites. It focuses on highlighting news and stories about Kenya’s film industry. The site employs use of in-depth interviews and analysis for their content. They focus on what goes on behind the scenes and lives of actors and bring it to you in an interesting way.