8 January 2013

Kenya: Temptations At Jade Presentation New Year's Eve Party

The Rooftop at the annex of Diamond Plaza in Nairobi was the venue of the spectacular Jade Presentation New Year Eve Party. Dubbed 'Temptations', the party was a great success with DJ Ricky, an associate of DJ Suketu, rocking the revellers.

DJ Ricky had the crowd dancing nearly non-stop with major tunes from Bollywood films. This black and silver setting event shined through the drops of rain and was a blast at the stroke of midnight. The party was sponsored by Basco Paints and East FM.

Ramgarhia Youth party rocks

The Ramgarhia Youth Association New Year party at the Simba Union Club in Nairobi was fantastic. The men were smart in tuxedos or the black tie while their partners had black dresses or traditional outfits. It was a stylish yet subtle presentation for a party that was going to usher in a new year full of aspirations and possibilities.In attendance was artiste Sukhdev who will be launching a new song related to Kenya this year.

DJ Sahil impresses at Just Like That party

Thirty minutes into the New Year, I walked into the Venom Club, Nairobi, for the Just Like That party where DJ Sahil was on the decks. This MTV VJ is brilliant and had the music at a good vibe. However the young and vibrant had not arrived to catch the action and were still at the private parties or elsewhere. This was the party you can call the morning after as you woke up to a New Year still on your toes.

Hindu Religious Centre's 'Water For All' project

To mark the 40th anniversary of the Hindu Council of Kenya and the 150th birthday anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the Hindu Religious and Service Centre is embarking on a "Water For All" project throughout the country. This project was launched at the Coast on December 23, 2012.

Lohana Sports and Cultural Festival in Dar

The 32nd Lohana Sports and Cultural Festival was celebrated at the Dar es Salaam Water World on December 26, 2012. The event was hosted by Dar es Salaam Lohana Mahajan Mandal and funded by East African Lohana Centres among other groups and individuals. A variety of sports games were played including golf, table tennis, badminton and more. There was an overwhelming response from the community in both participation and spectatorship.

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