SWIMMING: Bandari, Mombasa clubs shine

Swimmers dive into the pool during the Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Association swimming championship at the Oshwal Academy Pool, April 10, 2019. [PHOTO BY GIDEON MAUNDU/STANDARD]. Mombasa swimming clubs set the pace as the Kenya national open swimming championship entered the second day yesterday at Bandari College in Mombasa. Mombasa Aquatic and Bandari swimming clubs dominated boys’ and girls’ events that end on Sunday with Kenya open sea gala at the Banda Nyali Beach Hotel. In boys 10-11 years 800m freestyle relays, Bandari swimming club swimmers Hashim Sheikh, Hamud Abeid,…

Drake refuels Kylie Jenner romance rumours by wearing her old school sweatshirt

Drake has reignited rumours of romance with Kylie Jenner by wearing a sweatshirt that directly references her past. The 33-year-old rapper surprised fans in Toronto by turning up in a Sierra Canyon hoodie, which is the high school that Keeping Up With The Kardashians star Kylie attended along with her sister Kendall. While there has been speculation about Drake’s relationship with Kylie, since his birthday party where they spent a lot of time together, he isn’t doing much to quell the rumours. He was making a surprise visit at DaBaby‘s…

Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka’s Holiday Gift Guide 2019

We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. If anyone gets into the holiday spirit, it’s Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka. The celebrity couple have partnered with Walgreens this holiday season—starring in a series of hilarious spots showing different chaotic situations that happen around the holidays where Walgreens can help—and chatted with E! News about the campaign. The holidays can be crazy, what real-life moments…

See Taylor Swift’s Final Look of Her Twenties at the Billboard Women in Music Awards

Steve Granitz/WireImage Now that’s an award-winning look, Taylor Swift! The Grammy-winning pop star, who will receive the biggest honor at the ceremony, dazzled in a as she walked the red carpet at Billboard’s 2019 Women in Music event at the Hollywood Palladium theater on Thursday, a day before her 30th birthday. The birthday girl walked the pink carpet in a navy blue jumpsuit with gold embellishments by Oscar de la Renta, which she accessorized with a classic red lip and long braid.  Swift will receive Billboard’s first award for Woman of the Decade. The singer and musician, who began her career…

Crystal Palace join Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid in Olivier Giroud transfer race

Olivier Giroud is being chased by Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid – but could end up at Crystal Palace . The 33-year-old striker is set to leave Chelsea in January in search of regular first-team football. Atletico Madrid have led the hunt with Diego Costa sidelined until February through injury, leaving the Spanish club light on firepower. But with Chelsea interested in Palace winger Wilfried Zaha, Giroud could now end up staying in London. Roy Hodgson is desperate for some quality up front with Jordan Ayew the scorer of just…

Amanda Bynes Leaves Sober Living Facility But Is ”Open to Getting Help” After Family Visit

Amanda Bynes is “open to getting help” following her decision to leave a sober living facility. Earlier this year, the actress’ life seemed to be on the up and up following years of personal turmoil. She’d graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandise with her associates degree and had moved into a sober living facility on her own accord, all of which indicated the star was turning things around. But a source tells E! News that the 33-year-old recently sparked concern when a week ago she suddenly “fled” the sober living…

Pep Guardiola cancels Christmas as Man City stars are ordered to miss party

Pep Guardiola cancelled Christmas for Manchester City’s first-team stars as they were reportedly banned from attending the club’s festive party. City boss Guardiola is keen to avoid another festive slump like the one his side suffered last year which threatened to derail their treble hopes. The club have started a tradition in recent years of holding an annual Christmas party for all employees, including the first-team squad. However, after last year’s celebrations, City were surprisingly beaten 3-2 at home to Crystal Palace , then lost to Leicester four days later.…

General election 2019: Anger after Stanley Johnson’s ‘women pilots shouldn’t wear burkas’ comment

Stanley Johnson sparked fury during Channel 4’s Alternative Election night show by saying women fighter pilots shouldn’t wear burkas. The 79-year-old father of Prime Minister Boris Johnson , who is set to have a huge majority after the general election , made the distasteful comments to a panel that included The Mash Report’s Nish Kumar and comedian Katherine Ryan. There was astonishment in the studio when Stanley opened up the burka ‘issue’ which his son had been slated for in the past. The Prime Minister previously suggested Muslim women wearing…

Marouane Fellaini launches Jose Mourinho charm offensive amid Tottenham link

Marouane Fellaini has spoken of how ‘special’ Jose Mourinho is to him after the former Manchester United midfielder was linked with a move to Tottenham . Fellaini played under Mourinho at United, so when the Portuguese was named Spurs’ new manager last month it wasn’t long before the midfielder was touted as a possible transfer target. Now playing for Chinese side Shandong Luneng, Fellaini said he is still in touch with his former mentor. But while he hailed Mourinho, he insisted he was happy at his current club, for whom…

General election 2019: Lily Allen breaks silence after urging her fans to choose Labour

Lily Allen has broken her silence after urging her fans to choose Labour in the general election . The 34-year-old singer has been one of the more politically active celebrities since the election was announced and she has been sharing her views on why Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour would be the way forward. She has consistently attacked Boris Johnson and the Conservatives record over the past nine years and has spoken out frankly about her feelings as to why the Tories need to be voted out. Just after the polling stations…