Sukari by Zuchu, ‘How to find love’ tops google searches

The annual year’s top trending Google searches is out. The list is what Kenyans have searched for, for over a sustained period in 2021.

The lists range from overall global stories to local top 10 lists of trending topics across sports, music, lifestyle, personalities, news, and more, on “how-to” and “What is?” queries’.

In the“how to” trending category, “How to find true love” topped the trending search queries while “how to check KCPE and KCSE results came second and third respectively. Kenyans also searched how to register for NHIF via MPESA. Other queries were “how to apply for Kazi Mtaani”, “how to write an application letter”, “how to write a CV”, how to buy tokens and “how to style” braids.

The top trending lyrics reveal Kenyans’ appetite for Tanzanian and Nigerian songs where search for Tanzanian songstress Zuchu’s hitsong ‘Sukari’ lyrics came first followed by lyrics from Nigeria’s Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa-Donus aka’ Joeboy’s hitsong ‘Alcohol’ and another Tanzanian Bongo artist Diamond Platinumz whose ‘Naanzaje’ hit attracted the third highest number of searches. Other hitsongs whose lyrics were sought were Ndovu ni Kuu by Kenya’s Boutross Munene and Khaligraph Jones.At position five was Baikoko by Diamond Platinumz with the hitsong ‘Hapo Tu’ by Nyashinski featuring Chris Kaiga, Amazing Grace. Jireh, Love and Nwantiti follow in that order.

In the local trending personalities, Mukhisa Kituyi was the top trending search personality. The former secretary general for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) declared his intention to vie for the presidency. He was also accused of assault and reported to the police in Mombasa. In second position was retired President Mwai Kibaki who celebrated his 90th birthday last November with Martha Koome in the third position after she was appointed Kenya’s first female Chief Justice. Eliud Kipchoge’s name search came fourth as he won a gold medal in the Tokyo Olympics marathon.

Other local personalities who emerged in the list in numerical order are Deputy President William Ruto, Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua, former Attorney General Charles Njonjo, Dagoretti South MP Simba Arati, Africa’s fastest man in men’s 100m race Ferdinand Omanyala, and Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria.

In the trending Global Personalities category, Bobi Wine, Uganda’s opposition leader was the top trending personality, followed by Joe Biden, who was elected as the 46th US President. Sports journalist Fabrizio Romano, who specialises in football transfers was the third trending personality. Other global personalities included Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni, Alibaba Founder Jack Ma, US Vice President Kamala Harris, British model Naomi Campbell, Tanzania’s President Samia Suluhu, former President of South Africa Jacob Zuma, and American poet Amanda Gorman.

Below are the full lists of Top 10 Trending Searches by Kenyans in 2021:

Trending – General

  1. EPL

  2. Uganda Elections

  3. Kiambaa By-Election Results

  4. IEBC

  5. Kazi Mtaani Application

  6. BBI Ruling

  7. KDF Recruitment 2021

  8. SGR Booking

  9. Pandora Papers

  10. Afghanistan

Trending Local Personalities

  1. Mukhisa Kituyi

  2. Mwai Kibaki

  3. Martha Koome

  4. Eliud Kipchoge

  5. Deputy President William Ruto

  6. Alfred Mutua

  7. Charles Njonjo

  8. Simba Arati

  9. Omanyala

  10. Moses Kuria

Trending Health

  1. COVID-19 Registry

  2. AstraZeneca Vaccine

  3. Chanjo Kenya

  4. Moderna Vaccine

  5. KMTC

  6. Colonoscopy

  7. Signs of COVID-19

  8. Bipolar Disorder

  9. Glaucoma

  10. Autism

Trending Global Personalities

  1. Bobi Wine

  2. Joe Biden

  3. Fabrizio Romano

  4. Museveni

  5. Jack Ma

  6. Kamala Harris

  7. Naomi Campbell

  8. Samia Suluhu

  9. Jacob Zuma

  10. Amanda Gorman

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Trending Loss

  1. Magufuli

  2. Chris Kirubi

  3. DMX

  4. TB Joshua

  5. Jakoyo Midiwo

  6. Prince Philip

  7. Simeon Nyachae

  8. Kalembe Ndile

  9. Yusuf Haji

  10. Bunny Wailer

Trending Sports

  1. EPL

  2. Euro 2020

  3. La Liga Table

  4. Serie A Table

  5. Champions League

  6. Paralympics

  7. Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

  8. Europa League

  9. Pakakumi

  10. Bundesliga Table

Trending Movies & TV Shows

  1. Squid Game

  2. Zora

  3. Red Notice

  4. Black Widow

  5. Killing Eve

  6. Coming to America

  7. Snake Eyes

  8. Lupin

  9. Army of the Dead

  10. Mortal Kombat

Trending How to (General)

  1. How to find true love?

  2. How to check KCPE results online

  3. How to check KCSE results

  4. How to pay NHIF via Mpesa

  5. How to reverse Mpesa

  6. How to apply Kazi Mtaani

  7. How to write an application letter

  8. How to write a CV

  9. How to buy tokens

  10. How to style braids

Trending How To (Tech)

  1. How to open pdf file

  2. How to open null file

  3. How to open apk file

  4. How to open docx file

  5. How to open bin file

  6. How to check NHIF status

  7. How to hack a WiFi password

  8. How to open zip file

  9. How to open mp3 file

  10. How to download videos from YouTube

Trending Lyrics

  1. Sukari’ Lyrics

  2. Alcohol’ Lyrics

  3. Naanzaje’ Lyrics

  4. Ndovu Ni Kuu’ Lyrics

  5. Baikoko’ Lyrics

  6. Hapo Tu’ Lyrics

  7. Amazing Grace’ Lyrics

  8. Jireh’ Lyrics

  9. Love Nwantiti’ Lyrics

  10. Zuchu Sukari’ Lyrics