Author: Dennis Lumiti

Tim insists on big seat bid, party tells him to move on

Reading Time: 5 minutes The endorsement of technocrat Polycarp Igathe by the Jubilee Party for the Nairobi governorship has left ODM leader Raila Odinga […]

NMS receives 60 handwashing stations from SHOFCO

Reading Time: 2 minutes Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO) has donated 60 handwashing stations to Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) to mark Global Handwashing Day.In […]

Court detains fake ‘magistrate’ Victor Ng’eno for two weeks

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Nakuru court has allowed detectives to detain a man said to have impersonated a magistrate for 14 days to […]

I’m ready to face you at the ballot, Ngirici tells Waiguru

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mercy Mwai and KNA The battle for Kirinyaga governorship pitting three ladies from the region has gone a notch higher […]

Tusker, Gor Mahia embark on CAF action

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tusker and Gor Mahia shall be trying to wipe off the shame that was visited on the country by Harambee […]

Blow as Kenya loses maritime case at the International Court of Justice

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kenya yesterday suffered a setback in its maritime dispute with Somalia after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) sided with […]

MPs propose to slash high cost of fuel by Ksh30

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mercy Mwai and Anthony Mwangi Members of Parliament yesterday recommended huge cuts on taxes and levies imposed on petroleum products, […]

Raila pledges jobs, tenders for youth if he wins in 2022

Reading Time: < 1 minute ODM leader Raila Odinga yesterday said he will ensure the youth have access to public jobs and tenders if he […]

Ruto party ropes in aspirants in membership drive

Reading Time: 2 minutes Wycliff Kipsang Deputy President William Ruto’s United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party has embarked on a rigorous countrywide campaign to register […]

Why Jubilee came out empty handed from three by-elections

Reading Time: 4 minutes Oliver Musembi and Mathew Ndung’u Local succession politics, disjointed campaigns, botched primaries and high-handedness by security agencies are some of the […]

Raila team puts together ‘tight’ case to save BBI

Reading Time: 4 minutes Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s legal team was yesterday putting together a watertight case against the High Court ruling that declared […]

Alliance Boys top with highest number of As

Reading Time: 4 minutes Irene Githinji and Nyaboga Kiage Alliance Boys High School leads the pack in the number of students who scored Grade A […]

Police impound bhang worth Sh800,000 in Kisumu

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Kisumu have recovered a motor vehicle loaded with Cannabis Sativa worth Sh800,000 on Homabay-Kisumu road. According to the […]

BBI headed for plebiscite after MPs approve it

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mercy Mwai and Anthony Mwangi The Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Bill was headed for big victory last night with a […]

Ogembo Tea factory in Kisii gets six new Directors

Reading Time: 2 minutes Farmers affiliated to Ogembo Tea factory in Gucha Sub County, Kisii County yesterday elected six directors from six electoral zones […]

Nairobi DG Ann Kananu applauds Chief Justice nominee Martha Koome

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nairobi County Deputy Governor and acting Governor Ann Kananu, has expressed confidence in Lady Justice Martha Koome following her nomination […]

Biden pledges to aid Kenya’s terrorism fight

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenya’s significance to the United States of America was buttressed on Monday night when President elect Joe Biden called President […]

JSC rift widens as Maraga exit debate hots up

Reading Time: 4 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara Two opposing camps have emerged in the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) two months to the expiry of Chief […]

Ruto’s dilemma: Take on State agents or not?

Reading Time: 5 minutes Allies of Deputy President William Ruto troop to his Karen residence in Nairobi tomorrow for a brainstorming meeting faced with […]

Deputy President Ruto in coup bid at Jubilee Party headquarters

Reading Time: 4 minutes George Kebaso and Anthony Mwangi Deputy President William Ruto yesterday staged what amounted to a party coup when he camped at […]

President Uhuru has no choice but to send MPs home

Reading Time: 4 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara MPs were last evening coming to terms with the possibility of losing their seats, after Chief Justice (CJ) […]

Parents’ jitters over reopening of schools

Reading Time: 5 minutes Irene Githinji and Noven Owiti Parents were yesterday up in arms against the planned reopening of schools on October 19 […]

Governors make good threat on counties paralysis

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eric Wainaina @EWainaina A battle line was drawn yesterday between the Executive and governors after several county governments shut down […]

Parents to bear cost of schools’ reopening soon

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government has finally released guidelines for reopening schools which could see parents forced to dig deeper into their pockets […]

The man county chiefs love to hate – Twalib Mbarak

Reading Time: 5 minutes Eric Wainaina @EWainaina Despite the opulence and magnanimity that comes with the gubernatorial position, many governors are a worried lot.  […]

How NLC made a mess of Sh24b compensation

Reading Time: 4 minutes Close to Sh24 billion released by the government for compulsory acquisition of land could have been misappropriated through illegal payments, […]

Decibels rise as political ‘attack dogs’ bark loud

Reading Time: 4 minutes A number of leaders are on the spot for behaving like attack dogs for their political god fathers, raising concerns […]

NYS mass masks order clear signal schools to reopen soon

Reading Time: 3 minutes The push to reopen schools gained momentum yesterday after the National Youth Service (NYS) was directed to start mass production […]

Inside Raila’s super alliance ahead of 2022

Reading Time: 5 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta’s confidants are working behind the scenes to cobble a super alliance with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga […]

Ruto, Raila unite to condemn the arrest of senators

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka Outrage greeted Monday’s arrest and detention of three senators to block them from voting on the controversial […]

Lusaka links Murkomen to revenue sharing impasse

Reading Time: 4 minutes Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka and Majority Leader Samuel Poghisio are accusing Elgeiyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen of mischief in the […]

Magoha under pressure to allow transitional exams

Reading Time: 3 minutes Irene Githinji @gitshee The Ministry of Education was yesterday hard pressed to allow Form Four and Standard Eight candidates to […]

Courts stare at crisis as 200 DPP staff test Corona positive

Reading Time: 4 minutes Githinji Mwangi, Evans Nyakundi and Robert Ochoro Hundreds of courts across the country face closure after at least 200 prosecutors […]

Awori family raises Sh800m to bail out jailed Wakhungu

Reading Time: 5 minutes Hillary Mageka and Bernice Mbugua The larger Awori family has raised a whopping Sh800 million in a bid to secure […]

Akombe ruffles feathers at IEBC with Msando’s death comments

Reading Time: 3 minutes Noah Cheploen @cheploennoah The gruesome killing of former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT manager Chris Msando has come […]

Celebrating Covid-19 pandemic heroes

Reading Time: 6 minutes The coronavirus pandemic has spun a crisis around the world, but it has also shone a light on the bright […]

Michael Joseph appointed as Safaricom Board Chairman

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former Safaricom Chief Executive Officer(CEO) Michael Joseph has been appointed as the Board Chairman effective August 1, 2020. Safaricom’s CEO […]

When your boo becomes a ghost

Reading Time: 5 minutes You message, You video call, perhaps even meet, and then as if by magic you never hear from them again. […]

Ministry’s strict proposals for re-opening of schools

Reading Time: 5 minutes Parents may have to dig deeper into their pockets to fund their children’s education if the government implements tough new […]

Only 15 counties ready as Covid-19 infections surge

Reading Time: 4 minutes Only five counties are fully prepared to handle a surge in coronavirus infections, according to a team of medical experts […]

NHIF accountant based at KNH branch goes missing

Reading Time: < 1 minute Grace Andeyo was reported missing by her nephew on Sunday. Her car is still parked at KNH parking yard.

Pioneer School responds after a teacher smokes in a virtual class

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pioneer School in Murang’a has defended its position after a video emerged of their physics teacher smoking during a virtual […]

Murang’a leaders endorse Peter Kenneth to unite Mt. Kenya region

Reading Time: 2 minutes By KNA A section of elected leaders from Murang’a County has endorsed former Gatanga MP Peter Kenneth to champion unity […]

Blow to Covid-19 fight as State abandons testing

Reading Time: 4 minutes The war against the Covid-19 pandemic has suffered a major blow after the government quietly closed 20 centres across the […]

Office operations hit as employees asked to stay away

Reading Time: 4 minutes Operations in several government departments and leading corporations have been scaled down or halted altogether after hundreds of employees tested […]

Kirinyaga MCAs now seek residents’ nod to dissolve the county

Reading Time: < 1 minute Githinji Mwangi Members of the Kirinyaga County Assembly have started collecting residents’  signatures to kick-start the process of dissolving the […]

A cry for help as 429 medics are infected with COVID-19

Reading Time: 4 minutes George Kebaso, Bernard Gitau and Alvin Mwangi John, a nurse at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH), reports to work daily […]

Ngilu has laugh last laugh as accusers vanish

Reading Time: 3 minutes Governor Charity Ngilu can now sigh with relief after members of the Kitui County Assembly suspended debate on a planned […]

Kenya’s elite take refuge in Dubai to hide looted funds

Reading Time: 3 minutes Steve Umidha @UmidhaSteve A new trove of leaked documents suggests Kenya is among African countries that may be losing huge […]

Coronavirus: Ministry applauds Kwale as 278 more test positive

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry on Saturday applauded Kwale County for its preparedness in combating Covid-19. Ministry officials toured the county where […]

SGR passenger train to resume, but with only half capacity

Reading Time: < 1 minute Madaraka Express operator Afristar has okayed the resumption of the passenger train with the first locomotive set to leave Nairobi […]

Thika clergy aged above 58 ask the State to review rules on church reopening

Reading Time: 2 minutes Clergymen from Thika, Kiambu County have called upon the government to review the measures put up for the church to […]

Covid-19: Race against time as rich Kenyans install ICU beds in homes

Reading Time: 4 minutes Five governors, prominent businessman-cum politician among those who have placed facilities at their private residences. Wealthy Kenyans, among them five […]

Thika man stabs wife’s private parts for ‘using her money to feed the family’

Reading Time: 2 minutes A 24-year-old woman from Thika Kiambu county is nursing serious injuries after her 45-year-old husband stabbed her genitalia Wednesday night […]

Wajir assistant chief arraigned for defilement

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Wajir assistant chief was on Friday arraigned before a Garissa court charged with defiling a minor. Kalmoi Shale Ahmed who […]

Meru man chops off his brother-in-law’s hands for ‘blocking marriage with the sister’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Police in Igembe South, Meru County are pursuing a suspect who chopped off both arms of his brother-in-law for blocking […]

Omanga spotted at Ruto’s Karen residence

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nominated Senator Millicent Omanga was on Thursday spotted at Deputy President’s Ruto’s Karen residence, where they were donating items to […]

Kebs MD Bernard Njiraini arrested

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has been investigating allegations of bribery in the procurement for tenders at Kebs.

Uhuru meets Western Kenya leaders at Harambee house

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday at Harambee House, Nairobi met Western Kenya leaders to discuss development projects in the region. […]

Businessmen and leaders laud government for fight against corruption

Reading Time: 2 minutes The country is headed in the right direction and nothing should stop its bid to eradicate corruption that has been […]

Meru: A lesbian couple arrested while making love in front of the children

Reading Time: 2 minutes A female teacher and another woman have been arrested in Githongo in Meru County after they were found making love […]

Female senators exchange blows after Ole Kina elected vice-chair of Health team

Reading Time: < 1 minute The melee started moments after Ole Kina was declared the winner of the contested election that pitted the Narok Senator against Seneta.

Maraga speaks out after woman sues him over child support

Reading Time: 3 minutes Chief Justice David Maraga yesterday fought off claims by a woman who caused a stir at Milimani Law Courts that […]

DPP blames Covid-19 for delay in the prosecution of Babu Owino

Reading Time: 1 minute The office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has said Covid-19 delayed the prosecution of Embakasi East Member of […]

Why re-testing Covid-19 patients is dicey debate

Reading Time: 6 minutes Medical practitioners are grappling with the question of whether Covid-19 patients in quarantine should be re-tested before being re-admitted into […]

Police arrest suspects in the Kilimani robbery video

Reading Time: 2 minutes Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) on Monday arrested the suspects in the Kilimani robbery CCTV footage (see […]

Nyoro asks fellow governors to speed-up Covid-19 preparedness for the opening of the economy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kiambu governor James Nyoro has challenged his counterparts in the country to fast track their county’s levels of preparedness towards […]

Lazarus Chakwera sworn in as Malawi president after historic win

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lazarus Chakwera has been sworn in as president of Malawi after winning an election rerun. “Time has come for us […]

My husband is heaven-sent, says Waiguru after surviving impeachment

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru has praised her lawyer husband Kamotho Waiganjo after surviving impeachment at the Senate. In her statement […]

Kitale Residents demonstrate over one-month power outage

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Premium estate in Kitale on Friday took to the streets to protest power outage that has now lasted […]

Innovative programmes show heightened management of hypertension and diabetes

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two local programmes funded by a Germany pharmaceutical company targeting populations in rural Western Kenya and informal settlements in Nairobi […]

Authorities seize illicit brews in Kiambu

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (NACADA) and local administrators in Kiambu on Friday poured 420 […]

Artiste Muigai Njoroge to appear before NCIC today over his song

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kikuyu Benga musician John Muigai alias Muigai Wa Njoroge is expected to appear before the National Cohesion and Integration Commission […]

Police shootings in Lesos Nandi leave three dead

Reading Time: < 1 minute Three people were fatally shot in Lesos Nandi County on Thursday after a fight broke out between police and civilians […]

State unveils a call center to cater for mental health

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Ministries of ICT and Health on June 25 unveiled a national call center to offer psycho-social support to Kenyans […]

Ruiru town set to become a city

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ruiru town in Kiambu County has cleared the road and is now set to receive a city status. Plans are […]

Kajiado residents enlightened on Covid-19 prevention

Reading Time: < 1 minute Marurui residents in Kajiado County were yesterday empowered with relevant information on hand washing and how to maintain basic hygiene […]

Safaricom partners with The Star and People Daily for Sh 10 digital newspapers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Safaricom has partnered with Radio Africa Group and Mediamax Network Ltd to enable customers to purchase The Star and People […]

I was impeached illegally, Waiguru maintains as she answers graft charges to Senate

Reading Time: 4 minutes Embattled Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has termed accusations against her by her Assembly as ‘false, unfounded, and salacious allegations, which […]

Coronavirus: 59 more people confirmed positive

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry on Monday confirmed 59 more coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 4797. Health Chief Administrative Secretary Mercy […]

Ruto allies in plan to skip President’s meeting with MPs

Reading Time: 4 minutes Eric Wainaina  @EWainaina The rift in the governing Jubilee Party could widen further after MPs allied to Deputy President William […]

Coronavirus: Ministry to issue guidelines for home-based patient care

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry will issue guidelines for home-based coronavirus patient care. Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said on Sunday seeing […]

Security heightened at Africa Spirits after Sh2 billion alcohol stolen

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Oliver Musembi Security at Thika-based Africa Spirits has been beefed up following reports of theft of alcohol from the […]

African Union suspends South Sudan over failure to pay annual fees

Reading Time: < 1 minute Continental body African Union has suspended South Sudan for failing to pay annual contributions accumulating to over USD9 million (Sh900 […]

State to take over Mathari hospital as mental illnesses increase during the pandemic

Reading Time: < 1 minute The State is taking full control of Mathari Mental Referral hospital in Mathare to address increasing cases of mental illnesses […]

Officers at Kamukunji police station test positive for coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute A sergeant and two constables at Kamukunji Police Station in Nairobi have tested positive for coronavirus, according to a police […]

CS Magoha: National exams could be pushed to April

Reading Time: 4 minutes Irene Githinji and Roy Lumbe This year’s national exams could be pushed to April next year if schools re-open in […]

Cate Waruguru kicked out despite visiting Raila

Reading Time: < 1 minute Laikipia Women Representative Catherine Waruguru has been discharged from the Parliamentary Committee on Members Service and Facilities. The Jubilee party […]

Treasury CS Yatani’s headache over Sh841 billion budget deficit

Reading Time: 2 minutes Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani is facing the Herculean task of raising Sh840.6 billion to plug the budget deficit   in the financial year […]

Strict protocols at State House as staff get Corona

Reading Time: 4 minutes Irene Githinji and George Kebaso  The government has introduced stricter access protocols to State House, Nairobi, after the coronavirus found its […]

Coronavirus: 133 more cases confirmed positive

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe on Monday confirmed 133 more coronavirus cases. CS Kagwe confirmed the latest number in his […]

Daring Limuru protestors block CS Matiang’i at Rironi

Reading Time: 2 minutes Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i was Monday morning caught up in a matatu operator’s demonstration at Rironi along the busy […]

Coronavirus:137 more cases as Kagwe ‘takes the message home’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe on Sunday gave his Covid-19 briefing at Othaya in Nyeri where he also delivered a […]

Raila denies meeting Waiguru at night

Reading Time: < 1 minute Orange Democratic Party (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga has denied meeting Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru as reported in the media. […]

CS Macharia speaks after impeachment threats

Reading Time: 2 minutes Transport Cabinet Secretary (CS) James Macharia has said he will not be intimidated by threats to have him impeached. Macharia […]

Mudavadi accuses State of sidelining Western Kenya in 2020/21 budget

Reading Time: 2 minutes Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi has accused Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani of sidelining Western Kenya in the budget for fiscal year 2020/21.   Mudavadi decried lack of […]

Muggers attack Thika MCA, steal a phone and break his finger

Reading Time: < 1 minute Thika’s Hospital Ward Member of County Assembly (MCA) Danson Mburu is nursing knife injuries after he was attacked by unknown […]

Court dismisses bid to stop Waiguru’s impeachment

Reading Time: < 1 minute The High Court on June 11 dismissed a bid by Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru seeking to stop her impeachment. Justice […]

Kericho: Official arrested for awarding herself a tender

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Kericho County Government official has been arrested for awarding her company a road construction tender worth Sh5.6 million. The […]

A Fierce exchange of words as Waiguru gets impeached

Reading Time: 3 minutes The impeachment of embattled Kirinyaga Governor Anne Mumbi Waiguru has once again exposed the wedge between allies of President Uhuru […]

Furious Chief Justice Maraga takes battle to Uhuru doorstep

Reading Time: 4 minutes Bernice Mbugua and Bernard Gitau  “You are violating the Constitution, encouraging disregard for the rule law by disobeying court orders and […]

Steve Mbogo: Mwitiki wasn’t my friend

Reading Time: 2 minutes Flamboyant politician Steve Mbogo has distanced himself from having a close relationship with missing sharpshooter Dafton Mwitiki. Mwitiki went missing […]

Women in Business Vice President visits children’s home

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vice President of Women in business Asha Hersi visited Kanduyi children’s home in Bungoma putting a smile on tens of […]

Legislators, police weakest link in Corona fight, says poll

Reading Time: 4 minutes Members of Parliament, county governments and the police have been ranked as the weakest link among key stakeholders in the […]

Coronavirus: Dr.Patrick Amoth gives guidelines for home-based isolation

Reading Time: < 1 minute Acting Health Director-General Dr. Patrick Amoth on Sunday gave guidelines for home-based isolation for Covid-19 suspected or positive cases. Mr.Amoth […]

Four Kiambu boys given rabbits after they were arrested stealing timber

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four Kiambu boys have given a kickstart into rabbit farming after they were arrested while attempting to steal timber for […]

Four Kiambu boys given rabbits after they were arrested stealing timber

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four Kiambu boys have given kickstart into rabbit farming after they were arrested while attempting to steal timber for making […]

President Kenyatta extends curfew with new timelines

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday extended the night curfew for 30 more days, but with new timelines. “Nationwide dusk to […]

Coronavirus: Madagascar minister fired over Sh200m lollipop order

Reading Time: < 1 minute Madagascar’s education minister has been fired over plans to order more than $2m (Sh200m) worth of sweets for schoolchildren. Rijasoa […]

Banks urged to digitise and be resilient post Covid-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Huawei’s vice president of Huawei Southern Africa Region Liao Yong has asked bankers to digitise the sector to build resilience […]

Thika Chief gets a new office after surviving in a mud-walled

Reading Time: < 1 minute After grappling to offer services from an old mud-walled and collapsing office, administrative officers at Ngoliba ward in Thika, Kiambu […]

President Uhuru reads Riot Act to MPs as Ruto allies fired

Reading Time: 4 minutes Eric Wainaina @EWainaina Candid and authoritative, is how Jubilee Party MPs described President Uhuru Kenyatta’s address that landed yet another blow […]

Kilifi Senator quits Senate Deputy Speaker’s race

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka A second senator contesting for the vacant position of the Deputy Speaker of the Senate has withdrawn […]

Jubilee endorses Kamar for Deputy Speaker post

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Jubilee Party has endorsed Uasin Gishu Senator Prof. Margaret Kamar to be the Senate deputy speaker. The seat fell […]

Firm banks on an app to connect patients with doctors

Reading Time: 2 minutes A local firm has unleashed a mobile phone application TeleAfya, that seeks to bridge the gap between patients and doctors […]

Mudavadi blames Atwoli for Ford Kenya party wrangles

Reading Time: < 1 minute Amani National Congress(ANC) party leader Musalia Mudavadi has blamed the Secretary-General of Central Organisation of Trade Unions(COTU) Francis Atwoli for […]

Minneapolis protestors chant ‘Haki Yetu’ a day after a Nyeri man asked them to burn the White House

Reading Time: 5 minutes Barely 48 hours after a Nyeri man Alex Nderitu allegedly incited American protestors to ‘burn the White House’, some Minneapolis […]

Kitale residents protest Wetangula’s removal from party leadership

Reading Time: < 1 minute By David Musundi Business came to a standstill in Kitale on Sunday after angry members of Ford Kenya protested the […]

West Pokot: Assistant Chief arrested in murder case

Reading Time: < 1 minute An assistant chief has been arrested in connection to a land and murder case in West Pokot County. According to […]

Rashid Aman: There is nothing we can do about leaders convening meetings

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Ministry Chief Administrative Secretary Rashid Aman has said there is nothing his docket can do against leaders convening meetings […]

Murang’a: Outrage as body of a Covid-19 victim is buried at night

Reading Time: < 1 minute The burial of a Covid-19 victim in Kangema, Murang’a County on Saturday has sparked outrage after it emerged that County […]

CNN Reporter arrested while reporting live

Reading Time: < 1 minute A CNN reporter was arrested by Minnesota police while reporting live about the ongoing demonstrations in Minneapolis, US on May […]

15 counties will bear brunt of pandemic, say scientists

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka Scientists project that 15 counties will bear the brunt of the Covid-19 pandemic when the full impact […]

Njoroge warns most SMEs may collapse next month

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has raised the red flag over survival of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in […]

Dilemma on whether to reopen schools persists

Reading Time: 4 minutes Public expectations that schools could reopen next month have been dealt a major blow following disagreements among members of a […]

Skip Jubilee PG at own peril, Tuju warns Ruto allies

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka Stern action will be taken against Members of the National Assembly who will skip a Jubilee  Parliamentary Group […]

Don’t start your journey if you won’t comply, CS Macharia tells truck drivers as Covid-19 cases reach 1348

Reading Time: < 1 minute Transport Cabinet Secretary (CS) James Macharia on Tuesday urged truck drivers not to start their transit journey if they will […]

Kariobangi evictee to be housed by Sonko

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Alvin Mwangi and David Ndolo Yvonne Njeri, whose house was demolished in Kariobangi can temporarily breathe a sigh of […]

Ruto caught up in poisonous food saga in Kiambu county

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mathew Ndung’u At least 12 people were admitted to Kiambu and Thika Level Five hospitals yesterday after consuming contaminated food […]

Religious leaders urge the government to be transparent with Covid-19 funds

Reading Time: < 1 minute The demand for accountability is among a six-point demands that the religious leaders made to the State on May 24. […]

Coronavirus: Ministry concerned with people giving wrong phone numbers as cases reach 1214

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry expressed concerns over people giving wrong phone numbers after submitting samples for coronavirus testing. Health Chief Administrative […]

Two GSU officers arrested with 600kg of cannabis

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Isiolo arrested two General Service Unit(GSU) officers and three other suspects on Sunday while ferrying an estimated 600kg […]

Trans Nzoia: 12-year-old boy drowns while grazing livestock

Reading Time: 2 minutes By David Musundi A family in Kapsitwet Location in Trans Nzoia County is griefing their 12-year-old son who drowned in […]

CS Munya accuses DP Ruto of ganging against his boss to stagnate developments

Reading Time: 2 minutes Agriculture Cabinet Secretary (CS) Peter Munya on Saturday accused Deputy President William Ruto of ganging against his boss to fuel […]

University don seeks orders to attach his employer’s bank accounts for failing to compensate him Sh38 million

Reading Time: 2 minutes A university don has moved to court seeking orders to attach the bank accounts of his employer for failing to […]

Sofapaka demands apology from Shikanda for demeaning them

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Sofapaka is demanding an apology from AFC Leopards chairman Dan Shikanda for demeaning the […]

La Liga can resume from 8 June, says Spain’s prime minister

Reading Time: < 1 minute La Liga can resume from 8 June, says Spain’s prime minister Pedro Sanchez. The league’s president Javier Tebas said he […]

Uhuru favours local industry in his economic stimulus plan

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta favoured the local industry in the Sh53.7 billion eight-point economic stimulus plan that he unveiled on May […]

Dr. Patrick Amoth speaks after his election as WHO board Vice President

Reading Time: < 1 minute Acting Director-General in the Ministry of Health Dr. Patrick Amoth has expressed gratitude after his election as the Vice President […]

Coronavirus: A six-month-old baby among the 80 cases confirmed today

Reading Time: < 1 minute A six-months-old baby is among the 80 newest coronavirus cases confirmed on May 21 which brought the total to 1,109. […]

Coronavirus: A driver leaves Malaba only to test positive after arriving in Kirinyaga

Reading Time: < 1 minute A long-distance driver whose samples were taken at Malaba on Sunday tested positive for coronavirus, after arriving in Kutus, Kirinyaga […]

Kifo, the suspect who sealed his wife with super glue arrested while seeking help from a witch doctor

Reading Time: 3 minutes Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal have arrested a notorious criminal who glued his wife genitals last week while seeking […]

IDPs ask State to punish illegal pay beneficiaries

Reading Time: < 1 minute By David Musundi Officials of internally displaced persons in Trans Nzoia County have asked investigative agencies to bring to book […]

Mandera County intensifies relief food program to locals

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mandera County Government has intensified relief food distribution to thousands of locals displaced by floods and other vulnerable families affected […]

Creatives open to submit proposals for the Sh100m govt’ kitty

Reading Time: < 1 minute Musicians, actors and artistes can now submit their proposals for the Sh100-million stimulus package launched by the government on May […]

Tanzania doubts Kenya’s COVID-19 tests.

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tanzania has doubted Kenya’s COVID-19 tests in what seems like a retaliation to the sickening border tussle between the two […]

Survey: 91pc Kenyans unsure of job future due to Covid-19

Reading Time: 4 minutes Irene Githinji and Zachary Ochuodho Nine of every 10 Kenyans who are out of employment because of the Covid-19 pandemic disruption […]

Uhuru speaks out over Tanzania, Kenya border closure tussle

Reading Time: < 1 minute Amid border closure tussle, President Uhuru Kenyatta has maintained that Kenya and Tanzania are neighbours beyond friends. Uhuru’s statement comes […]

Heads to roll in House as President Uhuru purges DP allies

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eric Wainaina and Hillary Mageka The political future of three nominated senators who skipped a Senate Parliamentary Group meeting called by […]

Detectives arrest 3 officers from a Changamwe based company

Reading Time: < 1 minute Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) officers from Nairobi have arrested three managers of a Changamwe based company for illegally manufacturing […]

Damaged roads to cost KENHA Sh2 billion

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kenya National Highways Authority has said it will cost them Sh2 billion to repair the roads which have been […]

Coronavirus: 57 more test positive for Covid-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed 57 more coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infections to 887. Government spokesman Cyrus Oguna said […]

Thirsty sanitiser drinkers from Murang’a to be put under rehabilitation

Reading Time: < 1 minute A well-wisher has come to the aid of five men from Mathioya in Murang’a County who confessed to be drinking […]

Sankok decamps from DP’s side

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nominated Member of Parliament (MP) David Ole Sankok has shifted his support from Deputy President’s allies to embrace Jubilee party […]

Magufuli fires deputy health minister

Reading Time: < 1 minute Tanzania President John Pombe Magufuli has fired the deputy Minister of Health Faustine Ndugulile for ‘not cooperating’ in managing the […]

Miscalculations that cost Ruto special place at Uhuru’s side

Reading Time: 7 minutes Political observers who had predicted that Uhuru Kenyatta would by now be a lame duck president operating in the shadows […]

Raila party meets after Uhuru purge of Ruto allies from plum Senate posts

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Emeka-Mayaka Gekara The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) on Thursday held what it billed as an informal meeting three days […]

Purge spotlight turns to Cabinet and Parliament

Reading Time: 4 minutes After the acrimonious exit of Deputy President William Ruto’s allies from key positions in the Senate, the spotlight now turns […]

Revealed: 86 Kenyans in the diaspora with coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute There are 191 covid-19 infections of Kenyans in the diaspora, according to the Foreign Affairs Ministry. Of these, 86 patients […]

Coronavirus: Ministry confirms 23 more cases, now at 672

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Ministry Chief Administrative Secretary on Sunday confirmed 23 more coronavirus cases, the total cases in the country are 672. […]

Moses Kuria has resurfaced, he says was escaping an arrest

Reading Time: 2 minutes After more than 24 hours since he was reported to be missing, Gatundu South Member of Parliament (MP) Moses Kuria […]

Truck drivers to wait for 48-hours test results or face quarantine

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rift Valley Regional Commissioner George Natembeya has warned there will be no compromise in cases where covid-19 results delay, and […]

Coronavirus: Number of global cases rises above four million

Reading Time: 2 minutes More than four million confirmed cases of coronavirus have been reported around the world, according to data collated by Johns […]

Coronavirus: Hawking banned as cases reach 649

Reading Time: < 1 minute The State has announced to ban street hawking to combat coronavirus as cases reach 649. Health Ministry Chief Administrative Secretary […]

Trans Nzoia: A 78-year-old woman dies in a stampede during food donation

Reading Time: 2 minutes By David Musundi A family in Machewa sub-location of Trans Nzoia West Sub-county is grieving a 78-year-old grandmother who succumbed […]

Cost of Eastleigh lockdown on local, national economy

Reading Time: 4 minutes The implementation of a two-week restriction of movement in and out of Eastleigh, Nairobi announced by the government on Wednesday […]

Major cull looms as Jubilee party feud escalates

Reading Time: 3 minutes The war in Jubilee Party is headed to Parliament where President Uhuru Kenyatta’s key supporters are said to be plotting […]

Blow to counties as Senate rejects their push for executive residences for their bosses

Reading Time: 3 minutes County governments have been dealt a blow after Senate thwarted their push to revise price ceilings set for county key […]

Hundreds of people in Budalangi displaced by floods (pictorial)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Floods have once again hit Budalangi plains in Busia County displacing hundreds of residents. Reportedly, water back flow from Lake […]

North and South Korea in gunfire exchange after Kim Jong-un reappears

Reading Time: < 1 minute North and South Korea have exchanged gunfire in the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) which divides the two countries. Seoul’s military said […]

Nakuru County cautions motorists as a road section caves in

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nakuru County has cautioned motorists against John Momanyi Road whose section has caved in near Koinange Primary School in the […]

Coronavirus: Health Ministry confirms the highest number in a single day

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed 24 new cases of coronavirus, Health Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Mercy Mwangangi announced on Saturday. This brings […]

Mandera: One Covid-19 patient recovers

Reading Time: 2 minutes One Coronavirus patient in Mandera County has been discharged after turning negative of the disease, Governor Ali Ibrahim Roba has […]

Two masters degrees and a Ph.D.; see full profile of the incoming Chief of Defence forces

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on April 30 promoted Lieutenant General Robert Kariuki Kibochi to replace Gen Samson Mwathethe who awaits to […]

Huawei calls on tech firms to help in fighting Covid-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute Huawei’s president of Carrier BG Marketing and Solution Sales Peng Song has called on Information and Technology companies to stay […]

I want my powers back, Sonko now tells national government

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka A showdown looms between the leadership of the Nairobi City County and the national government after Governor Mike […]

‘Coronaphobia’ drives patients from hospitals

Reading Time: 4 minutes As the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise, Kenyans suffering from other ailments are apparently steering clear of hospitals […]

Jubaland President signs power sharing deal with rivals

Reading Time: 3 minutes Jubaland President Ahmed Mohamed Islam alias Madobe has signed a power sharing deal with his rivals to bring to an […]

SDA worshipers arrested for holding a church service

Reading Time: < 1 minute By David Musundi Fifty Seven (57) worshipers of Mitume Seventh Adventist Church(SDA) in Trans-Nzoia County were on Saturday arrested after […]

President Kenyatta assents laws to cushion Kenyans from Covid-19 crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today at State House, Nairobi signed into law the Tax Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2020. The new tax […]

Coronavirus: Movement cessation extended by 21 days as cases reach 343

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on April 25 announced extension of movement cessation for further 21 days to contain the spread of […]

How do you fight a locust invasion amid coronavirus?

Reading Time: 2 minutes A second invasion by desert locusts has hit East Africa in just a few months, as younger and more aggressive […]

CS Kagwe speaks over Siaya’s controversial burial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Cabinet Secretary(CS) Mutahi Kagwe has regretted Siaya’s controversial burial done at wee hours of the night and with no […]

State mulls total lockdown of Nairobi, Mombasa cities

Reading Time: 4 minutes  The government is considering more restrictions in Nairobi and Mombasa next week in a bid to contain the steady rise […]

Kenya COVID-19 Emergency Fund receives Sh1.29 billion

Reading Time: < 1 minute A total of Sh1.289 billion has been donated by corporate, foundations, religious institutions towards Kenya Covid 19 Emergency Fund to […]

Essential service providers urged to embrace solar energy during Covid-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Health facilities and other essential service provision institutions around the country have been urged to explore solar energy options as […]

Coronavirus: State worried by local transmissions as cases rise to 270

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed eight(8) more coronavirus cases bringing the total to 270. The state is now worried by Covid-19 cases […]

Red Cross condemns ambulance misuse by drunk youths

Reading Time: < 1 minute Emergency-Plus Medical Services(E-PLUS) has condemned the use of its ambulance to ferry drunk youths during curfew hours. E-plus, a subsidiary […]

Thomas Thabane: Lesotho’s PM sends army into streets

Reading Time: < 1 minute Lesotho’s prime minister, who is accused of murdering his estranged wife, has deployed the army on the streets to “restore […]

Nakuru MCA dies in a road accident

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nakuru Member of County Assembly(MCA) for Lake View Ward Karanja Mburu has died in a fatal car crash. According to […]

Unknown number of people feared dead in West Pokot flash floods

Reading Time: < 1 minute An unknown number of people are feared dead in raging floods reported at Chesegon in West Pokot County on Saturday […]

Activist Omtatah loses daughter

Reading Time: < 1 minute Human rights activist Okiya Omtatah is bereaved after losing his daughter to acute malaria. The 21-year-old was Omtatah’s third born […]

Vulnerable citizens to receive weekly stipend from State

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday moved to cushion vulnerable Kenyans against the effects of the coronavirus by announcing a weekly stipend […]

Cop arrested over murder of Leeds student Carilton Maina in Kibera

Reading Time: < 1 minute Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives on Wednesday arrested a police constable for shooting a man in Kibera, Laini Saba […]

Covid-19 pandemic ticking time bomb in Kenyan slums

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Health ministry’s warning that Kibera slum in Nairobi is emerging as a coronavirus hotspot has shifted focus to concerns […]

Coronavirus: Six more test positive as one succumbs in Siaya

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry through the National Emergency Response Committee(NERC) has confirmed six more coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 197 […]

Kebs; Fancy cloth masks might not cushion one from infection

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya Bureau of Standards has warned that some cloth coverings being used as masks might not guarantee protection against coronavirus […]

Jumia offers 100,000 masks in fight against COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute E-commerce company Jumia has donated 100,000 masks in a deal with the Ministry of Health to community health workers fighting […]

Coronavirus: US death toll passes 2,000 in a single day

Reading Time: 2 minutes The US has become the first country in the world to record more than 2,000 coronavirus deaths in a single […]

COVID-19: Governors, civil servants put on notice over procurement

Reading Time: 2 minutes Governors, Principal Secretaries and head of parastatals risked being prosecuted, if they flaunt procurement rules in the acquisition of goods […]

Raila speaks out over BBI’s fate amid COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga has insisted that reggae has not stopped and that the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) […]

Parliament and Judiciary set for mass coronavirus tests

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hillary Mageka and Reuben Mwambingu Lawmakers and staff at Parliament Buildings will be tested for Covid-19 as the government embarks on […]

COVID-19: Kenya confirms 7 new cases

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed seven new cases of coronavirus, Chief Administrative Secretary Mercy Mwangangi announced on Wednesday. This brings the total […]

Kang’ata speaks out over his COVID-19 test results

Reading Time: 2 minutes Murang’a Senator Irungu Kang’ata has rubbished claims that he is among the 17 legislators who have tested positive for Covid-19. […]

Coronavirus: US records highest death toll in single day

Reading Time: < 1 minute The US recorded the most coronavirus deaths in a single day with more than 1,800 fatalities reported on Tuesday. It […]

Panic grips parliament as 17 legislators test positive for coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Panic and anxiety have engulfed Parliament after at least 17 legislators and tens of parliamentary staff allegedly tested positive for […]

COVID-19: Kenya reports 14 new cases as three recover

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has recorded 14 new cases of coronavirus, Heath Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe announced on Tuesday. This brings the total […]

Uhuru to Kenyans: You are the doctor of your life

Reading Time: 4 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on Kenyans to strictly adhere to protocols set out by the Ministry of health so […]

Commuters stranded as cessation of movement takes effect in Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Chaos expected in the Chania bridge area near Blue Post Hotel at the boundary of Nairobi Metropolis where police have […]

Ruto opposes use of schools as isolation centres

Reading Time: < 1 minute Transforming boarding schools into isolation centres for coronavirus in the country as proposed by the government might later cause stigmatisation […]

COVID-19: Uhuru’s full statement

Reading Time: 10 minutes Fellow Kenyans, As you are aware, the entire world is going through an extraordinary emergency. The last time the world […]

COVID-19: Movement into and out of Nairobi, three other counties banned

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government has put Nairobi, Kilifi, Kwale and Mombasa counties on a 21-day lockdown, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Monday. […]

COVID-19: Kenya reports 16 new cases, total now at 158

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has recorded 16 more positive cases of COVID-19, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Monday. This brings the total number […]

Kajiado villagers chase visitors over coronavirus scare

Reading Time: 3 minutes BY KNA There was tension at a private farm at Duka Moja area in Kajiado Central after villagers surrounded it […]

Coronavirus: Government extends quarantine to 28 days

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Health Ministry has extended the quarantine period from 14 to 28 days. In a memo sent to all quarantine […]

Parents asked to explore alternative ways to keep children learning

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development 9KICD) has encouraged parents to explore various learning modes for their children who are […]

Machakos: Police officer arrested for raping a woman

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Yatta Machakos County on April 3 arrested a rogue police constable for raping a woman. According to police […]

Child, 6, dies from COVID-19 as cases rise to 122

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has recorded 12 new cases of coronavirus bringing the total number in the country to 122, Health Chief Administrative […]

COVID-19: Kilifi DG Gideon Saburi arrested

Reading Time: < 1 minute Detectives have finally arrested Kilifi Deputy Governor Gideon Saburi who breached the quarantine protocol by refusing to self quarantine on […]

Kilifi DG arrest: Detectives in long wait as Saburi applies ‘delaying tactics’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Detectives led by Mombasa DCI boss Antony Muriithi are currently camping at the Coast Provincial General Hospital (CPGH) ready to […]

Corona is no joke, says Kagwe as cases hit 110

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kenyans should brace themselves for tough times ahead, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe warned yesterday as the number of people […]

Kenya Airways employee dies

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Airways (KQ) on Thursday announced the death of one of its employees. Captain Daudi Kimuyu Kibati, who was a […]

COVID-19: Two die as total cases rise to 110

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has recorded two more deaths as a result of coronavirus in the country, Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe announced on […]

Five African countries with zero Covid-19 cases as of April 2

Reading Time: < 1 minute Since the novel coronavirus was reported in China December last year, it has spread to all the regions of the […]

Brace for tougher measures, CS Kagwe warns Kenyans

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenyans should prepare themselves for stiffer measures even as Health CS Mutahi Kagwe yesterday revealed that 22 more cases of […]

COVID-19: Kenya confirms 22 new cases, total now at 81

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed 22 new cases of coronavirus, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe announced on Wednesday. Of the 22, 18 […]

Landlords association speaks out as COVID-19 disrupts economy

Reading Time: < 1 minute Landlords and Tenants Association of Kenya (LATAK) on Wednesday asked landlords to offer tenants rent waiver for the months of […]

COVID-19: List of 10 hardest hit African countries

Reading Time: < 1 minute These are 10 African countries hardest hit by coronavirus as of April 1, 2020: South Africa – 1353 positive cases […]

What awaits incoming Safaricom boss, Peter Ndegwa

Reading Time: < 1 minute A fairly full in-tray awaits Safaricom’s new chief executive Peter Ndegwa who takes over the reins of East Africa’s most profitable […]

Profile: Meet Safaricom’s new CEO, Peter Ndegwa

Reading Time: < 1 minute The new Safaricom Chief Executive Officer Peter Ndegwa is as excellent as he comes, having served in top multinationals. Ndegwa […]

Private security firms, other bodies to bolster Govt. in fight against coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Private Security Congress indicated that the private security guards will serve as a standby force and that plans are underway to train its workforce.

Nine more people test positive for coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nine more people have tested positive for coronavirus disease, Health Ministry announced on Tuesday. This brings to 59 the total […]

Russia sends plane with medical equipment to US — Trump

Reading Time: < 1 minute The US has more than 160,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, with 2,900 deaths.

Mombasa’s only 5-star hotel shut down

Reading Time: < 1 minute PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort, the only five-star hotel in Mombasa, on Tuesday suspended operations as a result of booking cancelations […]

Retired Archbishop Mwana ‘a Nzeki dies at 89

Reading Time: < 1 minute Retired Catholic Archbishop Ndingi Mwana ‘a Nzeki is dead. Ndingi passed on aged 89 after a long illness, the Catholic […]

Coronavirus: Uganda President Yoweri Museveni announces a lockdown

Reading Time: < 1 minute Uganda President Yoweri Museveni on March 30 announced a lockdown to contain the spread of novel coronavirus. “After much consideration, […]

COVID-19: Uhuru holds first teleconference with IGAD heads of state (PHOTOS)

Reading Time: 3 minutes  Member states of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) have agreed to forge a joint approach to curb the spread […]

COVID-19: Kenya confirms 8 new cases, total now at 50

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed eight more new coronavirus cases, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said on Monday. This brings to 50 […]

What govt has done to cushion Kenyans from hunger in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Nicholas Waitathu and Bernad Gitau  The government has launched a programme to mobilise food that will be offered to vulnerable […]

Trump says Harry and Meghan must pay for security

Reading Time: 2 minutes United States President Donald Trump says the US will not foot the bill for Prince Harry and Meghan’s security amid […]

Jumia to offer countrywide delivery through Posta

Reading Time: < 1 minute Postal Corporation of Kenya (Posta) has partnered with e-commerce company Jumia to offer courier services across Kenya. Posta and Jumia […]

Coronavirus: Kenya to import ventilators as cases rise to 42

Reading Time: < 1 minute The World Bank shall donate 250 ventilators for the treatment of COVID-19 in Kenya. Currently, the country has 4active novel […]

Coronavirus: British Army in Kenya to repatriate army families to UK

Reading Time: 2 minutes The British Army Training Unit Kenya (BATUK) will temporarily withdraw its services in the country following the global coronavirus pandemic. […]

Kitale pastor, worshippers arrested for defying Govt.

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kitale pastor and 20 worshippers arrested for holding a church service in defiance of Ministry of Health regulations.

Kisumu: Thieves steal guns and bullets from a police station

Reading Time: < 1 minute The officer on duty said he left the station to briefly visit his house but when he came back, he found the armoury had been broken into.

Coronavirus: Trump backs away from New York quarantine

Reading Time: 2 minutes US President Donald Trump has said quarantining New York “will not be necessary”, after the state’s governor said doing so […]

Punishment you’ll get if you break curfew directive

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has condemned the brutality meted upon civilians by police on March 27 and expounded […]

Videos and photos: Inside curfew period night one

Reading Time: < 1 minute In many sections of the country, police brutality and confusion marked day one of the curfew.

COVID-19: Naivas announces opening, closing hours as curfew kicks in

Reading Time: 3 minutes Naivas Supermarkets on Friday adjusted their opening and closing hours as curfew announced by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday is […]

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mr Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, Downing Street says. His symptoms are mild and he will continue to lead […]

COVID-19: Confirmed case reported at a Mombasa hospital

Reading Time: < 1 minute Premier Hospital in Mombasa on Friday confirmed one of the patients in the facility had tested positive for COVID-19. In […]

DP Ruto’s Weston Hotel shut down

Reading Time: < 1 minute Deputy President William Ruto’s Weston Hotel will be closed from Monday March 30th until further notice. This comes amid the […]

COVID-19: Cases rise to 31 in Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Ministry of Health on Thursday said three more cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the country. This brings […]

Ruto speaks as government outlines measures to combat COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deputy President William Ruto on Wednesday told Kenyans to rally behind President Uhuru Kenyatta and support government’s measures to combat […]

Uhuru declares dusk to dawn curfew to fight corona spread

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eric Wainaina @EWainaina Life is bound to drastically change for Kenyans after President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday imposed a dusk to […]

Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus, Clarence House has confirmed. Prince Charles, 71, is displaying mild symptoms […]

Why Kenya is not about to force Covid-19 lockdown

Reading Time: 3 minutes Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor Patrick Njoroge yesterday signalled that the government is not about to impose a lockdown […]

Raila Odinga addresses Kenyans over COVID-19 (video)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga has spoken to Kenyans over the coronavirus pandemic. On top of the […]

Medics turn away people with coronavirus symptoms

Reading Time: 2 minutes Harrison Kivisu and Sophie Njoka Medical personnel in Kilifi and Mombasa are now sending away patients with symptoms similar to those […]

COVID-19: CAS Mung’aro receives his test results after coming into contact with Kilifi DG

Reading Time: < 1 minute Lands Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Gideon Mung’aro on Tuesday received his coronavirus test results after he came into contact with […]

Kenya confirms nine new Covid-19 cases

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed nine new cases of coronavirus in the country, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe announced during a press […]

COVID-19: 3 travellers from Kenya among 17 new cases reported in Rwanda

Reading Time: < 1 minute Rwanda’s COVID-19 cases jumped to 36 on Monday from 19 cases on Sunday, the health ministry said in a statement.  […]

Coronavirus: Raila clears air over his meeting claims with Kilifi deputy governor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bernard Gitau @benagitau Opposition leader Raila Odinga yesterday refuted claims that he met Kilifi Deputy Governor Gideon Saburi during a […]

Coronavirus: Blogger Robert Alai released on cash bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute Milimani senior resident magistrate David Ndungi on Monday released city blogger Robert Alai on Sh 150,00 or alternative cash bail […]

CS Kagwe confirms eight more coronavirus cases, now at 15

Reading Time: 2 minutes Eight more people have tested positive for coronavirus, Health Cabinet Secretary (CS) Mutahi Kagwe has confirmed. The Health CS said […]

Kagwe unveils high-tech CT Scan centre at KNH in coronavirus fight

Reading Time: 3 minutes In a bid to combat the spread of coronavirus, the government has launched a Computed Tomography (CT) Scan center interfaced […]

Coronavirus: Man in court over fake Covid-19 treatment kits

Reading Time: < 1 minute A man has appeared in court charged with making fake kits which claimed to treat the new coronavirus-Covid-19. Frank Ludlow, […]

CBK transfers Sh7.4 billion nabbed after demonitisation to consolidated fund

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) announced on March 20, it transferred to the Government Consolidated Fund Sh7.39 related to […]

Fifa set to agree on repeat FKF polls, trashes Normalisation Committee thought

Reading Time: 2 minutes World football governing body is set to officially announce the guidelines regarding Kenyan football elections impasse on Monday, but People […]

Coronavirus: Wa Iria wants State to restrict public movement

Reading Time: 2 minutes Murang’a County governor Mwangi Wa Iria has urged the government to implement measures which would minimize movement among the members […]

Health services going on uninterrupted, but security heightened due to COVID-19 – KNH

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health services are going on uninterrupted at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) though measures and security have been heightened due to […]

State bans visits to prisons

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ministry of Interior on Thursday suspended all visits to prison lines, borstal institutions and youth corrective training centres across […]

Kenyan teacher shortlisted for Sh100 million award

Reading Time: 4 minutes A Kenyan teacher has been named in the top 50 shortlist for Sh100 million Global Teacher Prize 2020. Biology and […]

COVID-19: Court declines to summon health CS

Reading Time: < 1 minute The High Court on Thursday declined to summon Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe to appear in court to explain measures […]

Coronavirus declared as national disaster in Zimbabwe

Reading Time: < 1 minute Namibia’s Health Ministry on Wednesday received 1,000 COVID-19 reagent testing kits from China at an event held in Windhoek.    […]

Coronavirus: List of MPs who are on self-quarantine

Reading Time: 2 minutes Legislators who were in the same flight with the fourth coronavirus patient have quarantined themselves. The development came as anxiety […]

Kenya holds first meeting with Chinese doctors on coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya joins Singapore and South Korea in the list of countries drawing lessons from China's successful fight against the coronavirus.

Covid-19: Kalonzo wants banks to consider 3 to 6 months moratorium on loans

Reading Time: 2 minutes Wiper Party Leader Kalonzo Musyoka has proposed that financial institutions and digital money lenders should consider a three to six-month […]

Panic as motorists donate masks to travellers, who then fall asleep and lose their valuables

Reading Time: < 1 minute Busia Deputy Commissioner Joseph Onyango has raised the alarm over cons, who are taking advantaging of the coronavirus pandemic to […]

Set aside funds to build cemeteries, funeral parlours, counties told

Reading Time: 4 minutes Senators now want all the 47 county governments to set aside funds in their County Annual Development Plans for financial […]

Six MCAs barred from accessing assembly’s premises over coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Six members from Murang’a County Assembly have been barred from accessing the assembly’s premises for two weeks. The MCAs are […]

Revealed: Names of MPs who ‘travelled with Covid-19 patient’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Panic and anxiety yesterday gripped Parliament after it emerged that some MPs and staff had come into contact with the […]

Coronavirus: Confirmed cases rise to 7

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has confirmed three more cases of coronavirus, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said on Wednesday. Currently, Kenya has a […]

Covid-19 pandemic: Lockdown likely to spur e-commerce

Reading Time: 2 minutes Noel Wandera @NoelWandera5 The Covid-19 pandemic is forcing companies to come up with innovative ways to deliver supplies to needy […]

Coronavirus: CBK to quarantine hard currency

Reading Time: < 1 minute Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor Patrick Njoroge on Wednesday said all hard currency coming from banks will be quarantined […]

Coronavirus: Uhuru announces national prayer day

Reading Time: 3 minutes PROCLAMATION OF THE NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER BY H.E. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF […]

Kenya confirms fourth case of coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe on Tuesday said the government has confirmed another case of coronavirus case in Kenya. This […]

Coronavirus: KEPSA to set up COVID-19 action platform

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya’s umbrella body of the private sector plans to set up a COVID-19 action platform to raise awareness of measures […]

How DCI, police are working to stop coronavirus spread

Reading Time: 2 minutes The National Police Service has come up with a raft of measures aimed at protecting officers and prisoners from infection, […]

Polycarp Igathe gets new plum job days after resigning as Vivo vice president

Reading Time: < 1 minute Equity Group Holdings Plc has announced that Polycarp Igathe has re-joined the Equity Executive team as the Group Chief Commercial […]

Safaricom announces M-pesa fees waiver to encourage cashless transactions

Reading Time: < 1 minute Safaricom on Monday announced that it will waive fees for M-Pesa transactions below Sh1,000 following the outbreak of coronavirus. The […]

Coronavirus: Immigration announces news ways of service delivery

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Immigration Department is working towards establishing a virtual system to serve the hundreds of clients seeking travel documents at […]

Panyako accuses State of doing little to protect health workers

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) Secretary General Seth Panyako has accused government of doing little to protect nurses […]

Coronavirus turns things upside down, Uhuru’s limo tells it all

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed two more coronavirus cases in the country in an address to the nation on Sunday.

Uhuru: Avoid churches, funerals, weddings and public gatherings

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed two more Covid-19 cases, bring the country's total infections to three.

Kangundo hotel responds as police arrest staff filmed whipping elderly woman

Reading Time: 2 minutes Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has vowed to take tough action against a Kangundo hotel staff caught on camera beating up a woman.

Steve Mbogo’s ‘partner’ reported missing, his car found near coffee farm

Reading Time: < 1 minute Dafton Mwaitiki was reported missing on March 13 and he was last seen at Kilimani, Nairobi near his workplace.

How Pastor Ng’ang’a will conduct Sunday service amid coronavirus concerns, representative reveals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Despite some churches having announced changes in their services following the coronavirus pandemic, Pastor Ng’ang’a’s Neno Evangelism will hold Sunday […]

Government will not quarantine neighbours of the coronavirus patient

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government will not quarantine tenants of the Ong’ata Rongai apartment which the first covid 19 patient lived. This is […]

Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft board to focus on philanthropy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is stepping down from the company’s board to spend more time on philanthropic activities. He says […]

CS Kagwe reveals number of trained healthcare workers to handle coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has trained 1200 healthcare workers to be tasked with the management and eventual treatment of Coronavirus patients, the […]

Ministry of health locates estate, house where first coronavirus patient lived with 7 others

Reading Time: 2 minutes A team from the Ministry of Health on Friday located the estate where the first coronavirus confirmed patient lived in […]

The casino: Inside Kenya’s gambling dens

Reading Time: 5 minutes Betting has been around for centuries, but it is the adverse effects that come with its addiction that have become […]

Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau self-isolates over coronavirus fears

Reading Time: < 1 minute Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is self-isolating over coronavirus fears, his office has confirmed. His wife, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, began to […]

How judge protected Babu Owino in robbery with violence case

Reading Time: 2 minutes The High Court on Thursday barred the police and the Director of Public Prosecution from arresting and charging Embakasi East […]

Moses Kuria off the hook in incitement case

Reading Time: 3 minutes Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria was Thursday acquitted of incitement to violence charges following a High Court’s declaration that a […]

Kiambu: Mysterious cult-like group founder speaks out

Reading Time: 2 minutes Gwata Ndai cultural group that has been accused of cultism has reverted against the accusations terming them malicious. John Njue, […]

Murkomen speaks over Ruto disloyalty claims

Reading Time: 2 minutes Elgeyo Marakwet Senator and Majority Leader Kipchumba Murkomen viciously defended the Deputy President William Ruto who has been accused of […]

Coronavirus: Magoha gives stern directive to teachers, students

Reading Time: < 1 minute Teachers and students have been directed to avoid shaking hands and unnecessary body contact to prevent and control the spread […]

Exclusive: DCI’s hand in sacking of Nairobi MCA Habiba Hussein

Reading Time: < 1 minute An inquiry by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) could have triggered the termination of Habiba Hussein’s nomination as the […]

Cop in Mama Lucy hospital shooting charged with murder

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police officer who allegedly shot and killed a bodaboda rider at the Mama Lucy Kibaki on February 18 has been […]

How Posta bosses trapped staff in loans scam

Reading Time: 3 minutes A new dossier has revealed how the top leadership of the Postal Coproration of Kenya (Posta) has been tricking desperate […]

World Health Organization confirms Coronavirus as pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes The coronavirus outbreak has been labelled a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). WHO chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus […]

Ruto allies ask Uhuru to dissolve govt, appoint Raila chief minister

Reading Time: 3 minutes More than 90 legislators allied to Deputy President (DP) William Ruto on Wednesday dared President Uhuru Kenyatta to dissolve government […]

Agony as family resorts to bury banana plant after failing to raise hospital bill for their deceased son

Reading Time: 3 minutes A family in Ruaka, Kiambu County now plans to bury a banana tree instead of their deceased son whose body […]

Insurance firm ex-boss charged with fraud

Reading Time: < 1 minute The former United Insurance boss George Ngure Kariuki was Tuesday arraigned in Ngong law court over land fraud. Ngure, 72, […]

Muturi: Why I want to abolish universal suffrage

Reading Time: 4 minutes National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Tuesday recommended radical amendments to the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) in what would see […]

Rare white giraffes in Garissa County killed

Reading Time: < 1 minute The rare white giraffes in Ilshaqbini Hirola Sanctuary in Garissa County are dead. According to Northern Rangelands Trust (NRT) said […]

Locusts were visiting five counties then leave, says CS Munya

Reading Time: < 1 minute Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya on Tuesday said the desert locusts in at least five counties ware just a ‘visit’ […]

Police arrest man for killing brother over incest with mother

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Kisii are holding a man who allegedly killed his elder brother after finding him making love with their […]

DCI now targets 9 Ruto staff in Kenei’s murder probe

Reading Time: 3 minutes Homicide detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) will record statements from nine officials at the office of the […]

Uhuru unveils first locally assembled Mahindra vehicles

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday at State House, Nairobi unveiled the first locally assembled Mahindra vehicles. The Mahindra Scorpio Single […]

Ruto, Raila lead Kenyans in mourning Suleiman Dori

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deputy President (DP) William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga Monday led the nation in mourning the death of Msambweni […]

Policeman kills 62-yr-old man with hoe handle inside Kabras Police Station

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deceased was arrested at about 3am on Sunday at Litungu Bar in Malava town over allegation that he had assaulted a police officer.

Uhuru sends team to Somalia as security issues boil over

Reading Time: 2 minutes Uhuru sends a high-powered delegation of top security chiefs to his Somalia counterpart, Farmajo, in a move to settle simmering tensions.

Al-Shabab’s Bashir Mohamed Qorgab ‘killed in air strike in Somalia’

Reading Time: < 1 minute An air strike in Somalia has killed a senior commander of militant Islamist group al-Shabab, state radio reports. The US […]

Stop intimidating small people and come for me, DP Ruto dares his opponents (Video)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Deputy President William Ruto has dared his attackers allegedly in the civil service to go for him instead of threatening […]

Shh! Peaceful single woman at work

Reading Time: 2 minutes So many friends are under pressure to start families, even when they don’t want to settle down. “Na wewe utaolewa […]

Coronavirus: Northern Italy quarantines 16 million people

Reading Time: < 1 minute Italy has placed up to 16 million people under quarantine as it battles to contain the spread of coronavirus. Anyone […]

Kitui County steps up measures to combat deadly Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kitui County Assembly Health Committee has directed the County Health Executive to build staff capacity, set up suitable infrastructure including […]

Forex dealer on fraud charges

Reading Time: < 1 minute A director of Forex Training and Consultancy Limited was on Friday charged in a Nairobi court with obtaining over Sh […]

Coronavirus: Italy reports biggest daily jump in death toll

Reading Time: 2 minutes The death toll from the new coronavirus in Italy has risen to 197 after the largest daily increase in fatalities […]

Farmers to access fertiliser direct from importers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cereal farmers will start buying subsidised farm input from importers through the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB), Agriculture Cabinet […]

State to deploy new teachers in North Eastern

Reading Time: 2 minutes Education Cabinet Secreary Prof. George Magoha has assured that the government will soon deploy new teachers in North Eastern region. […]

Family members admitted after consuming poisonous chapatis

Reading Time: < 1 minute A couple and their eight children are admitted at Longisa Referral hospital after consuming chapatis prepared from wheat flour suspected […]

Woman raped, killed by her employee

Reading Time: < 1 minute A search is underway for a worker who went into hiding after he allegedly raped and killed his employer at […]

CBC system gets boost from Global Partnership

Reading Time: 2 minutes Newly-introduced Competency-Based Curriculum (CBC) has received a major boost from the Global Partnership in Education which has pumped in Sh9.7 […]

Hippos and crocodiles attack Masinga residents

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hundreds of Ekalakala residents in Masinga sub-county have decried constant attacks by hippos and crocodiles that have led to loss […]

What caused chaos at Ruto’s event in Murang’a

Reading Time: 2 minutes Chaos erupted in Kandara, Murang’a County after Murang’a governor Mwangi Wa Iria stormed a meeting in which Deputy President William […]

Why Kenya lacks dollar billionaires

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya doesn’t have any dollar billionaire (sh 100 billion and over) despite being the second country with the highest number […]

DCI, DPP clear air over perceived rivalry

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji and the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) George Kinoti on Thursday cleared […]

List of police stations where you are likely to die

Reading Time: 4 minutes Police pumped seven bullets into a suspect and demanded Sh3,000 for each bullet from his family, according to a chilling […]

New details emerge over simmering row between Kinoti and Haji

Reading Time: 4 minutes The clash between the DCI and the ODPP forced a magistrate to unconditionally release Kenya Ports Authority boss Daniel Manduku.

Coronavirus alert: 14 high risk counties identified

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has identified 14 counties as high risk areas where residents face chances of being infected with the coronavirus. […]

MP wants Uhuru to revoke gazette notice employeeing governor, wife

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kwale Woman Representative Zuleikha Hassan on Wednesday asked President Uhuru Kenyatta to quash a gazette notice that appointed Kwale Governor […]

Coronavirus: Six quarantined Chinese given clean bill of health

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Brenda Mwende Six Chinese nationals, who were quarantined in Mutomo in Kitui South, do not pose any health threat, […]

Meet Flossin Mauwano: City’s faceless, famous king of grafitti

Reading Time: 5 minutes If you have walked the streets of Nairobi, you must have come across the inscription ‘Flossin Mauwano’. We uncover 29-year-old […]

Elachi explains how Sonko is ‘using proxies to stop State’ from taking over Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi County Assembly Speaker Beatrice Elachi has accused embattled governor Mike Sonko of sabotaging the Nairobi County take over by […]

How you can now engage Safaricom on WhatsApp

Reading Time: < 1 minute Safaricom has introduced its artificial intelligence (AI) Chatbot assistant to popular messaging service WhatsApp. Zuri enables over 20 million Safaricom […]

Why CBK is planning to purchase US dollars until June

Reading Time: < 1 minute Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has rolled out plans to buy up to USD 100 million (Sh10.44 billion) every month […]

Magoha announces job opportunities at universities

Reading Time: < 1 minute Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has declared positions of chairpersons and members of councils of public universities and constituent colleges […]

High Court halves Babu Owino’s cash bail in DJ Evolve shooting case

Reading Time: < 1 minute Justice Luka Kimaru also quashes order by the Magistrate's court to have Babu Owino pay DJ Felix Orinda's hospital bill.

Puzzle of three strangers in Kenei house day he was killed

Reading Time: 3 minutes At least three strangers were in Sergeant Kipyegon Kenei’s house in Nairobi’s Villa Franca estate when he was killed last […]

America’s Steve Harvey hunts for Kenyan artist behind his portrait

Reading Time: < 1 minute Steve Harvey an American comedian, businessman and entertainer who hosts The Steve Harvey Morning Show want to meet a Kenyan […]

List of African countries fighting desert locust

Reading Time: < 1 minute Locust swarms are spreading throughout east Africa into the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the Persian Gulf, a […]

KQ responds to critics after suspending China plane whistle-blower

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has maintained that they suspended the whistle-blower who filmed a Chinese plane landing for breaching […]

US urges Ethiopia to sign Nile dam deal

Reading Time: < 1 minute The United States says Ethiopia must, in the shortest possible time, sign a deal with Egypt and Sudan about a […]

Afghan conflict: US and Taliban sign deal to end 18-year war

Reading Time: < 1 minute The US and the Taliban have signed an agreement aimed at paving the way towards peace in Afghanistan after more […]

Four kidnapping suspects including an AP officer shot dead at Kilimani

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four suspects including an Administration Police (AP) officer were on February 29 shot dead at Santack estate Kilimani where they […]

What President Uhuru told us, Nairobi MCA speaks (audio)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Members of County Assembly (MCAs) on February 29 dropped bid to impeach Governor Mike Sonko after a meeting with […]

Coronavirus: Unexplained West Coast cases raise fears in US

Reading Time: 2 minutes Officials on the US West Coast have reported three unexplained coronavirus cases, raising concerns the virus could be spreading within […]

Ruto hits out at Raila over BBI rallies, again

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deputy President William Ruto has said that Kenyans are free to buy land and live in any part of the […]

Coronavirus fears: Investors lose big at NSE

Reading Time: 2 minutes John Otini Investors at the Nairobi Securities Exchange last week lost billions of shillings as foreign investors dumped stocks on […]

Inside wealth of Uhuru’s new Cabinet nominees

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Cabinet nominees to Health and Industrialization and Enterprise Development dockets have a combined net worth estimated at […]

Hackers clone SA intelligence minister’s phone

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mobile phones belonging to South Africa’s intelligence minister Ayanda Dlodlo and her deputy, Zizi Kodwa, have been cloned. High-profile investigators […]

Sonko speaks over State takeover of Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi on Wednesday said he initiated talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta to have the State take over […]

Munya now speaks out over challenges of fighting locusts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Logistical challenges in the distribution of chemicals and aircraft fuel have affected efforts to fight the desert locust invasion in […]

Why State is set to kick off another round of Huduma Namba registration

Reading Time: < 1 minute  By Bernard Gitau and Sophie Njoka  The government is set to kick off another phase of Huduma Namba registration.   National […]

Nairobi CECs reveal how it feels to work under abrasive Sonko

Reading Time: 3 minutes Nairobi County Executive Committee Members (CECs) are describing the working atmosphere under Governor Mike Sonko as full of fear and […]

Revealed: Why furious Uhuru struck Sonko hard

Reading Time: 3 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara and David Musundi Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s recent decision to sack acting County Secretary Leboo ole Morintat and […]

Guinness owner warns of profit hit as bars close due to Coronavirus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Drinks giant Diageo has warned its profits will fall this year, as bars and restaurants in China are forced to […]

Why most Kenyans prefer to build their own homes

Reading Time: 2 minutes High cost of buying homes and poor land tenure system are the main reasons Kenyans construct own homes as opposed […]

State takes over key functions at Nairobi County

Reading Time: < 1 minute The National Government has taken over key functions at the Nairobi County government. In a statement to newsroom on Tuesday, […]

Duale speaks after snubbing BBI rally at his home town

Reading Time: < 1 minute Garissa Township Member of Parliament (MP) and National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has accused politicians of hijacking the Building […]

Former Egyptian strongman Hosni Mubarak dies at 91

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak – ousted by the military in 2011 – has died in Cairo at the age […]

Narok Senator Ole Kina arrested in Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute The senator was arrested on Tuesday morning in connection with his remarks before and during Narok's Building Bridges Initiative rally.

Legislators demand evacuation of Kenyans from Wuhan, China

Reading Time: 3 minutes Senators yesterday continued to pile pressure on the government to evacuate Kenyans from Wuhan city, China the epicentre of the […]

How hunger fund beneficiaries lost money to fraudsters

Reading Time: 2 minutes Seventy-one-year-old Athekon Lokoritapan staggers back to her homestead in sweltering heat in Akatarong’ot village in Turkana after hours of desperate […]

BBI has been turned to be a tool of division, says Raila

Reading Time: < 1 minute Opposition leader Raila Odinga has urged politicians not to take the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) debate personal to avoid raising […]

I’d rather die, Ngirita says as court declines to unfreeze her accounts

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) on Monday urged the High court to dismiss a case by a member of […]

Anxiety as county pays workers through cheques

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kisumu County government on Monday started paying its employees through cheques in efforts to weed out ghost workers from the […]

Odinga election case postponed

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome The hearing of a case in which Raila Odinga’s sister Ruth Odinga, Kisumu Senator Fred Outa and […]

How State agency is turning millionaires into beggars

Reading Time: 5 minutes On January 23, Phyllis Njeri Ngirita, one of the suspects in the National Youth Service (NYS) corruption case, broke down […]

How parents can help children broaden their minds

Reading Time: 3 minutes Children of middle class parents should have significant advantages, in educational terms, over the children of low class and semi-illiterate […]

Tanga Tanga MP asks Uhuru to stop BBI rallies

Reading Time: 1 minute Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro wants President Uhuru to stop the BBI rallies over claims of ethnic profiling during the Narok rally on Saturday.

Why Duale snubbed BBI rally in his own constituency

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale snub BBI rally in his own constituency where Raila addressed the biting teacher shortage.

Why Ruto allies skipped BBI Narok rally

Reading Time: 3 minutes After skipping Building Bridges Initiative rally in Narok, Ruto allies took to social media to disparage and cast aspersions on the rally.

Coronavirus: South Korea confirms huge rise in cases

Reading Time: 3 minutes South Korea says the number of new coronavirus cases in the country has more than doubled in one day. Officials […]

Details of South Sudan’s unity deal between Salva Kiir and Riek Machar

Reading Time: 3 minutes Former South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar has been sworn in as first vice-president, sealing a peace deal aimed at […]

NLC requires Sh4 billion to be fully operational, chairman says

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Monica Kagia -Mombasa National Lands Commission (NLC) says it requires Sh4 billion for its operations this year against an […]

Blow to bloggers as High Court upholds sections of Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Bernice Mbugua The High Court on Friday declined to quash 26 sections of the Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act […]

Naivasha man bites off and swallow part of his cousin’s ear in a domestic feud

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Naivasha are holding a middle-aged man who went berserk and bit off his kin’s ear following a domestic […]

Shock as Nyandarua man commits suicide after a domestic feud over Sh50

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Kirera Mwiti     Residents of Magumu village in Kinangop Nyandarua County yesterday woke up to a rude shock after […]

Echesa ally arraigned in court over fake tender conspiracy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alphonce Mung’ahu A director of the company alleged to have received Sh11.5 million in a fraud case facing former Sports Cabinet […]

Hotel owners told to be vigilant ahead of BBI meeting in Narok

Reading Time: 2 minutes BY KNA In a bid to step up security ahead of the Saturday Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) meeting at Narok […]

Most, least populous tribes revealed in latest population figures

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kikuyu community is the most populous tribe in Kenya with 8.14 million people whereas little-known Konso community is the […]

Taxpayer to cough out Sh900b in court awards

Reading Time: 2 minutes The taxpayer risk losing Sh809.9 billion emanating from court awards, Solicitor General Ken Ogeto has warned. Appearing before the Justice […]

UhuRuto meet governors at State House

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today hosted the 8th National and County Governments Coordination Summit during which the implementation progress of Big […]

Family denies burying ex-mayor secretly

Reading Time: 2 minutes The family of Thika’s longest serving Mayor Douglas Mundia has dismissed as untrue claims that they buried him secretly.   […]

Jumia extends commission offer to local businesses

Reading Time: < 1 minute Jumia, a leading online retailer has extended its offer of giving a 50 per cent discount on commissions to local […]

How Echesa rode on tide of infamy to public prominence

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Zaddock Angira and Alvin Mwangi That besieged former Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa, a man with a dubious past mired […]

Police officer in Mama Lucy hospital shooting detained

Reading Time: < 1 minute A police officer, who shot dead a bodaboda rider at Mama Lucy Hospital, has been detained. The court ruled he […]

Boy, 5, pens emotional letter to Uhuru appealing for help

Reading Time: 2 minutes Five-year-old Ethan Macharia has penned an emotional letter appealing for President Uhuru’s help in paying for his treatment in India. […]

Nyoro appoints deputy, fires two CECs

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Clement Kamau and Njange Maina Kiambu Governor James Nyoro has appointed Joyce Ngugi as deputy and fired two County […]

MP walks to TV interview with yellow locusts to disprove Munya claim

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mbeere South MP walks to a television interview with bag of yellow locusts to disproof Agriculture CS Peter Munya's claims.

How detectives tracked and killed 7 suspected robbers in Isinya, Kajiado

Reading Time: < 1 minute Detectives from the Special Services Unit of the DCI, while acting on a tip-off, trailed a black Toyota Fielder within Isinya town.

The computer guy who invented ‘cut, copy and paste’ is dead

Reading Time: 2 minutes Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has died at the age of 74. Mr Tesler started working in Silicon […]

TSC requires Sh17b to hire new teachers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has said it requires an additional Sh17 billion to recruit new teachers in the country on […]

Concerns raised as BBI referendum funds not factored in budget

Reading Time: 3 minutes The National Treasury has not factored in money for the referendum in the current budget even as the push for […]

Why Maraga wants early retirement

Reading Time: 4 minutes Reports that Chief Justice David Maraga may opt for early retirement, less than a year before his term comes to […]

Ruto now writes to IG over Echesa fraud case

Reading Time: < 1 minute Deputy President William Ruto has asked Inspector General (IG) of police Hillary Mutyambai to investigate how former Sports Cabinet Secretary […]

Duale now gives new conditions before supporting BBI

Reading Time: < 1 minute The North Eastern region will only support the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) if three demands are addressed, National Assembly Leader […]

State speaks out over late Moi’s staff fate

Reading Time: 2 minutes Civil servants who had been seconded to late President Daniel arap Moi will be given ample time to mourn before […]

Safaricom rolls out new mobile phone prefixes

Reading Time: < 1 minute Safaricom PLC has deepened market penetration after announcing the introduction of the new 0110 and 0111 prefixes as it races […]

Coronavirus: Largest study suggests elderly and sick are most at risk

Reading Time: 3 minutes BBC News Health officials in China have published the first details of more than 70,000 cases of Covid-19, in the […]

Detectives camp at DP Ruto’s office over fake tender probe

Reading Time: 4 minutes One of the foreigners at the centre of a Sh39 billion fake arms tender scandal yesterday led detectives to the […]

Tunza Clinics, micro-insurer ink healthcare access deal

Reading Time: < 1 minute Population Services Kenya (PS Kenya) through its Family Health Network brand- Tunza Clinics, has partnered with Insurance For All (IFA), […]

Victim in Sh39b military equipment fraud speaks out

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mamdou Amer, a director at Eco Advance Technology LLC, which was the target of a recent scam, said they were contacted […]

Echesa, three others granted bail in Sh39 billion fraud case

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa and three others were Monday charged with conspiracy to commit a felony and attempting […]

Blow to Sonko as court bars Assemby from vetting DG nominee

Reading Time: < 1 minute The High Court on Monday barred Nairobi County Assembly from vetting deputy governor nominee Anne Mwenda. Justice Mumbi Ngugi issued […]

How Uhuru call saved DP allies from Kieleweke onslaught

Reading Time: 3 minutes A call by President Uhuru Kenyatta last Thursday halted a plan by legislators allied to Kieleweke and Orange Democratic Movement […]

Leaders push for national government to take over Dandora dumpsite

Reading Time: 3 minutes The national government may take over Dandora Dumpsite as concerns continue to grow that it has become a business ground […]

Ruto allies issue conditions for supporting final BBI report

Reading Time: 3 minutes Allies of DP William Ruto say they will reject the final Building Bridges Report if the documents proposes MPs pick Head of State.

Motorist dies after car crashes then bursts into flames on Langata Road

Reading Time: < 1 minute A motorist died after his car crashed on Langata Road on Sunday morning. The car veered off the road and crashed against a wall.

Coronavirus: China announces drop in new cases for third straight day

Reading Time: 2 minutes China has announced a drop in new cases from the coronavirus outbreak for a third consecutive day. On Sunday, authorities […]

Fire at Starehe Boys school collapses a building

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fire engulfed Starehe Boys School on Saturday collapsing a building block. No boy or staff was hurt in the inferno […]

KWS; We have a baby White rhino, but still too early to tell if it’s a boy or girl

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Wildlife Service(KWS) on Saturday afternoon excitedly announced the birth of Southern White Rhino in Nairobi National Park. “We are […]

Fire in Kirinyaga as Kibicho scolds Waiguru over a Sh15b project

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has responded fiercely to Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho for accusing her of sabotaging the construction […]

Government reassures citizens on coronavirus

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has assured Kenyans that there is no cause for alarm over the coronavirus, the acute viral respiratory disease that […]

Detectives question teachers over tragedy that killed 15 Kakamega pupils

Reading Time: 2 minutes Detectives are seeking to establish why teachers at Kakamega Primary School had reserved one of the staircases in the building […]

Senator Kasanga to introduce a bill to back Uhuru’s task force on mental health

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nominated Senator Sylvia Kasanga has emphasized the need to develop a comprehensive policy on mental health. Speaking after meeting the […]

Magoha expands JKF publisher to scholarship coordination centre

Reading Time: 2 minutes Education CS Prof George Magoha Friday said the ministry is working towards expanding the mandate of Jomo Kenyatta Foundation (JKF) […]

Miguna sues two airlines, seven others over his aborted trip to Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Sheila Mutua Controversial Canada-based lawyer Miguna Miguna has sued Air France, Lufthansa Airlines, Kenya’s Attorney General and six others […]

How to get through Valentine’s Day if it’s not your partners thing

Reading Time: 2 minutes Different people see Valentine’s Day contrarily. To some, this is the day to express love for your significant other while […]

Priest gets five years for trying to defile girl

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Catholic priest  in Trans Nzoia has been jailed for five years after he was found guilty of attempting to […]

Why Kenyans will have to pay more for fuel

Reading Time: 2 minutes By John Otini Oil marketers are set to pay more for transport of petroleum products after the energy sector regulator […]

Juice maker speaks out over dumped expired products

Reading Time: < 1 minute A juice maker has distanced itself from consignment of juices dumped at a dumpsite in Nairobi Kevian Kenya Ltd Managing […]

Monica Kimani murder: Jowie finally granted bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute The prime suspect in the murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani, Joseph Irungu alias Jowie has been granted Sh2 million cash […]

Retired President Daniel Moi buried at Kabarak

Reading Time: < 1 minute The late retired President Daniel Toroitich Arap Moi has been buried next to his late wife Lenah Moi at his […]

Man arrested for carrying snake in suitcase

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Likoni Mombasa on Wednesday arrested a man attempting to smuggle a 2.3 metres python through the Likoni Ferry. […]

Raphael Tuju involved in road crash

Reading Time: < 1 minute Jubilee Secretary-general Raphael Tuju was Wednesday morning involved in a road accident at Magina area on Nakuru-Nairobi highway. Tuju, who […]

Cautious contingency measures lock out hundreds from funeral service

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Alvin Mwangi and Bernard Gitau Hundreds of mourners were left angry after being barred from accessing the Nyayo Stadium […]

Ruto vows to back Uhuru’s unity quest as Clergy says locusts invasion ‘curse for Kenya’

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Githinji Mwangi Deputy President William Ruto yesterday told politicians to support President Uhuru Kenyatta’s quest for unity. According to […]

Invest in care for fast-increasing elderly population

Reading Time: 2 minutes The ‘2013 Act’ also known as the Parent’s Maintenance Act 2013, is a Bangladesh law that compels ‘children’ (Bangladeshi) to […]

Kenyans unite in love and respect for ex-president

Reading Time: 4 minutes On Sunday, Uhuru drove himself to inspect the venue that will host the memorial service on Tuesday, February 11.

Nike petitioned to redesign Kenya’s ‘ugly’ Olympics sportswear

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Sunday, the petition had received close to 14,000 signatures, just 1,000 shy of the target set by the petitioner on Change.org.

Police, civilians ejected as Kibaki views Moi’s body

Reading Time: 2 minutes Media houses that have been beaming the event live were also directed to temporally halt their services for almost 20 minutes.

Uhuru drives himself to Nyayo Stadium

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hand on the steering of a G Wagon Mercedes Benz, Uhuru Kenyatta was accompanied by the Chief of Defence Forces Gen. Samson Mwathethe

Embassy condemns ‘racism’ as a Chinese boss faces court for caning a Kenyan worker

Reading Time: < 1 minute The offending videow showa a Chinese chef whipping a Kenyan waiter who allegedly reported late to work at a restaurant in Nairobi last week.

Shock as student’s lifeless body found in room at Bondo Technical Institute

Reading Time: < 1 minute Students of Bondo Technical Training Institute on February 7woke up to a rude shock following the death of a 24-year-old […]

The President and his deputy lead the nation to view the body of the late retired president Moi (Photos)

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on February 8 led the nation to view the body of the late retired president Daniel Moi.

Kakamega leaders say occult could have led to the death of school pupils

Reading Time: 2 minutes Local politicians and clerics have agreed that the deaths of 14 Kakamega Primary School pupils in a stampede at the […]

KRA seizes five high-end vehicles from UK at Mombasa Port

Reading Time: 3 minutes Customs officials in Mombasa have seized five more high-end motor vehicles and two motorbikes suspected to have been stolen from […]

State agrees with family to bury Moi at Kabarak home

Reading Time: 4 minutes Zaddock Angira and Hilary Mageka Retired President Daniel arap Moi will be laid to rest at his Kabarak home, Nakuru county, […]

Waititu loses bid to stop Nyoro from appointing deputy

Reading Time: < 1 minute High Court judge James Makau on Monday declined to issue orders stopping Kiambu Governor James Nyoro from appointing his deputy. […]

State to relocate traders along railway line

Reading Time: < 1 minute Transport Cabinet secretary (CS) James Macharia has said the government will facilitate the relocation of the people running small businesses […]

Coronavirus scare as second Kenyan is hospitalised

Reading Time: 3 minutes Panic has engulfed medics in two hospitals in Mombasa following a suspected case of coronavirus involving a Kenyan medical student […]

Why I made my cancer struggles public

Reading Time: 6 minutes Living with liver cancer, OMONDI OCHUKA’s story is one of courage in adversity. He tells Harriet James  Not many people […]

Twenty worshippers die as they rush for sacred oil in Tanzania

Reading Time: < 1 minute At least 20 people have been crushed to death and 16 others injured during an outdoor religious service in Tanzania. […]

Panic in Mombasa hospitals as a student who travelled from China put in isolation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Patient was handled at Mombasa Hospital, a private facility before she was moved to the Coast Provincial General Hospital (CPGH) on Friday.

Coronavirus: First death outside China reported in Philippines

Reading Time: 2 minutes A man has died of the coronavirus in the Philippines, the first confirmed fatality outside China. The patient was a […]

Italian arraigned over inflated purchase costs

Reading Time: < 1 minute An Italian businessman has been charged before a Mombasa Law Court with inflating purchases by over Sh79 million to evade taxes.  […]

I am not firing any professor, Zack Kinuthia responds to viral video

Reading Time: 2 minutes The newly appointed Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Education Zachary Kinuthia has refuted claims that he intends to fire Murang’a […]

Tangatanga allies almost ejected out of the Kitui BBI rally

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police attempted to forcefully eject Gatundu South Member of Parliament (MP) Moses Kuria out of the Building Bridges Initiative(BBI) meeting […]

Mudavadi to make party stand on BBI debate ‘soon’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Amani National Congress  (ANC) Party Leader, Musalia Mudavadi has reiterated that the party’s position on the ongoing Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) […]

Liverpool out of sight as top-four scrap takes centre stage

Reading Time: 2 minutes Liverpool can equal Manchester City’s record of 20 consecutive home Premier League wins on a weekend that pits six top-four […]

Ruto-allied politicians kicked out of Uhuru rally

Reading Time: 2 minutes By PD Reporter and PSCU  A Member of Parliament and scores of Members of County Assembly allied to Deputy President […]

Why State is set to roll out second Huduma Namba registration drive

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Government will put in place measures to roll out the second phase of the Huduma Namba programme,  Interior Ministry […]

Let him ‘rot in jail’, wife tells appeal court

Reading Time: < 1 minute   By Monica Kagia The wife of a Muslim cleric who is serving a life imprisonment for sodomising his stepson […]

Senior politician’s sons face Sh50m theft charge

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two sons of a Mombasa politician were yesterday charged at a Shanzu court with economic crimes and drug trafficking. Abdallah […]

Uhuru launches Sh1.2 billion road

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched the construction of Shs 1.8 billion Naivasha to Njabini road. The upgrading of the 32 […]

Jumia expands its services in Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute A leading e-commerce platform, Jumia has opened up its online platform to brands and corporate organizations for advertising, following the launch of its Jumia Advertising Services […]

This man Nyoro: From boardroom to murky politics

Reading Time: 4 minutes In 2012 when James Nyoro quit his position as the Managing Director of the Rockefeller Foundation Africa Region to vie for the Kiambu governorship, little was known about […]

Coronavirus: KQ temporarily suspends flights to Guangzhou

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya Airways (KQ) has temporarily suspended flights to the Chinese city of Guangzhou effective today, to limit the spread of […]

How Waititu was felled by three women

Reading Time: 4 minutes Two wives and a widow. These are the three women who played a key role in Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu’s downfall, […]

EABL manages a pre-tax profit of Sh10.6b despite tax increase

Reading Time: 2 minutes Milliam Murigi @millymur1 Despite increases in alcoholic beverage taxes, East African Breweries Limited (EABL) managed a pre-tax profit of sh10.6 […]

Airtel Kenya customers to benefit from new products

Reading Time: < 1 minute Airtel Kenya  is going revolutionary by allowing its customers to enjoy  cheap data rate for its prepaid customers. The company […]

Nyoro swearing in as Kiambu governor postponed

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Judiciary on Thursday announced that the swearing in of Kiambu Deputy Governor James Nyoro as Kiambu governor has been […]

Reprieve for Samburu governor as court rules in his favour

Reading Time: < 1 minute Samburu Governor Moses Lenolkulal on Thursday got a reprieve after trial court dismissed case by Director of public Prosecutions (DPP) […]

Kinyanjui speaks out over pro-Ruto BBI rally in Nakuru

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui has dispelled claims that Afraha Stadium, on which Deputy President William Ruto-allied MPs plan to hold […]

Coronavirus: Why Kenya won’t evacuate citizens from China

Reading Time: 3 minutes George Kebaso and Peter Leshan The government will not evacuate its citizens from China because of the Coronavirus outbreak, it was […]

Ousted Kiambu Governor Waititu vows to take fight to court

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hillary Mageka and Antony Mwangi The entrenched divisions in Jubilee Party yesterday cost Kiambu Governor Ferdinard Waititu his seat after […]

Nairobi leads in flouting NTSA regulations

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nairobi leads as the region that flagrantly flouts the National Transport and Safety Authority’s (NTSA) regulations closely followed by Western […]

Two people perish in dawn Migaa road crash

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two people died in a road accident involving a mid-sized lorry and an 18-wheeler truck near the dreaded Migaa area […]

Employee charged with stealing Sh115m

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Mombasa court yesterday slapped a middle-aged woman with a Sh25 million bond after she was charged with several counts […]

What livid Uhuru told Ruto during State House lecture

Reading Time: 4 minutes A closely guarded meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Monday afternoon came against a backdrop […]

Mombasa church in which pastor killed his wife hits headlines again

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Mombasa church in which a pastor stabbed his wife to death before taking his own life at the pulpit […]

Student walks for three days to get high school slot

Reading Time: < 1 minute A 14-year-old boy yesterday arrived at Chewoyet Boys’ High School in West Pokot without any of the requirements needed by the […]

Questions as PS Kibicho’s name dropped in DP Ruto fake assassination letter case

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Bernice Mbugua @BerniceMuhindi Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho was the complainant in a case on a fake letter detailing […]

Individuals, SMEs to benefit from cheaper loans

Reading Time: 2 minutes Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has signalled commercial banks to cut their lending rates after its Monetary Policy Committee lowered […]

Panic as three Chinese citizens isolated over Coronavirus fears

Reading Time: < 1 minute Panic spread to over 500 workers of Karimenu dam project in Kiambu on Sunday morning after three Chinese nationals feared […]

State now announces Kisumu port launch

Reading Time: 2 minutes The rehabilitated multi-million-shilling Kisumu port is set to be launched next month, Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia has said. In […]

Students trapped in Chinese city as virus persists

Reading Time: 3 minutes Alvin Mwangi, Peter Leshan, Noel Wandera and Agencies Close to 100 Kenyan students are trapped in the Chinese city of […]

Barclays Kenya customers to benefit from new products

Reading Time: 2 minutes Barclays Kenya, which is in its final stages of transitioning to Absa, has announced the roll out of new products […]

Babu Owino freed, barred from drinking alcohol in public

Reading Time: < 1 minute Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino has been released on Sh10 million cash bail after being charged with attempted […]

Bird that flew from Finland to Kenya has now flown to the Creator

Reading Time: < 1 minute Osprey, the migratory bird that flew from Finland to Kenya is dead. The death has been attributed to starvation that resulted […]

Passenger plane crashes in Afghanistan

Reading Time: < 1 minute A passenger plane has crashed in eastern Afghanistan, according to officials. The aircraft came down in the Deh Yak district […]

PHOTOS: Sarah Wairimu at her Kitusuru home

Reading Time: < 1 minute Late Dutch billionaire Tob Cohen’s widow Sarah Wairimu on Monday allowed to access her Kitusuru home accompanied by detectives from […]

Inside over 150 Ruto allied MPs’ meeting in Naivasha

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Anthony Mwangi, Noah Cheploen and Hillary Mageka Jubilee legislators allied to Deputy President William Ruto now want the country […]

Uhuru reveals what he’ll do after 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ex-Jubilee Party vice-chairman Murathe has repeatedly insisted that President Kenyatta might remains in power, but in different capacity.

Two firms fined Sh21.6m for contravening trade laws

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK) has fined two companies a total of Sh21.6 million for contravening trade laws. In […]

Why Raila moved BBI rally from Tononoka to Mama Ngina Waterfront

Reading Time: 2 minutes Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga has announced that tomorrow’s Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) meeting will be held at […]

KRA simplifies application, issuance of tax compliance certificates

Reading Time: 2 minutes Taxpayers applying for Tax Compliance Certificates (TCCs) on the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) iTax portal will now get the certificates […]

Uhuru castigates Judiciary over Akasha drug case, again

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has termed the conviction of self-confessed international drug trafficker Baktash Akasha and his younger brother Ibrahim Akasha […]

Two die in Mombasa Road car crash

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two people died and two others sustained injuries in grisly road accident on Mombasa Road after a vehicle they were […]

Cases at Kisumu appelate court adjourned for one year

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome All matters being handled at the Court of Appeal in Kisumu have been adjourned until January 2021 […]

President Uhuru declines Maraga’s plea for budget increase

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hillary Mageka @hillarymageka President Uhuru Kenyatta and Chief Justice David Maraga yesterday engaged in a rare public battle of wits […]

Rare migratory bird lands in Kenya from Finland after flying 6,948km

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bernard Gitau, @benagitau A rare migratory bird has landed in Kenya after flying a distance of 6948 kilometres from Finland. […]

DPP clears the air as embattled Maasai Mara University VC Walingo resumes work

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) has rubbished reports that it has cleared Maasai Mara University Vice-Chancellor […]

Uhuru tells Judiciary to stop shielding criminals

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today said decisions made by judicial officers should always elevate public interest rather than narrow partisan concerns. […]

Scientists discover ‘why stress turns hair white’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Scientists say they may have discovered why stress makes hair turn white, and a potential way of stopping it happening […]

Varsity student suspended, asked to seek counseling over womanizing behaviour

Reading Time: < 1 minute A private university has suspended a male student for sleeping around with female students. The student has further been instructed […]

Central Kenya governor dumps Ruto after missing Mombasa State House trip

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Seth Mwaniki Nyeri Governor Mutahi Kahiga has made a political about-turn, ditching Deputy President William Ruto whose State House […]

Details: Ruto ‘dispatches’ allies to vernacular radio stations to ‘calm’ his support base

Reading Time: 3 minutes Deputy President William Ruto’s allies have moved to reassure his Rift Valley support base amidst reports that he has been […]

Botswana, China celebrate diplomatic relations anniversary

Reading Time: 2 minutes The event also marked the Chinese Lunar New Year. Speaking at the event, Chinese Ambassador to Botswana, Zhao Yanbo, said […]

SMEs to benefit from new Treasury loan facility

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Ministry of Trade and Industrialization together with the National Treasury plan to launch a Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) […]

Details emerge over gun Babu Owino allegedly used to shoot DJ

Reading Time: 3 minutes Questions have emerged over how Embakasi East lawmaker Babu Owino acquired the gun believed to have been used to shoot […]

More jobs, higher salaries announced for youth

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government has moved to ease unemployment among the youth by doubling the interns hired to work in the civil […]

Terror suspect surrenders after sneaking back from Somalia

Reading Time: < 1 minute A terror suspect on Tuesday surrendered himself to the police in Nairobi. The suspect whose identity has been withheld over […]

Blow for Kuria as DPP seeks to introduce new evidence in hate speech case

Reading Time: < 1 minute Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has requested a Nairobi court to allow him introduce new evidence in the […]

Burial date for late retired judge set

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome Burial of the late retired judge Justice Daniel Aganyanya has been set for February 1 at his rural home […]

College closed, over 30 learners arrested in Eastleigh

Reading Time: < 1 minute Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA) on Tuesday closed Allison College in EastLeigh after the institution was found to […]

Brexit is an opportunity for better Kenya-UK trade ties – Uhuru

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today said BREXIT presents an opportunity for Kenya and the UK to forge deeper trade ties as […]

Kisumu: Oraro resigns as MCA to vie for county Speaker post

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kisumu acting Speaker Elisha Oraro has officialy resigned as Kisumu North ward Member of County Assembly (MCA) ahead of Friday […]

DP allies to participate in BBI rallies

Reading Time: < 1 minute Legislators allied to Deputy President William Ruto have vowed to attend all Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) rallies beginning this weekend […]

Police boss drops charges against Sonko

Reading Time: < 1 minute Coast Police Commander Rashid Yakub has dropped assault charges against Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko at Voi Law Courts. Read Also: […]

Embattled Governor Sonko reshuffles Cabinet

Reading Time: < 1 minute Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, who is facing charges of allegedly using his position to loot money from City Hall, […]

No State security for public officials involved in crime

Reading Time: 4 minutes Politicians and senior government officials suspected to be involved in crime will no longer be provided with State security, while […]

Two minors drown in Murang’a

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Kahaini village at Kandara in Murang’a County are reeling in shock after an 11-year-old boy and 17-year-old girl […]

Controversial blogger Cyprian Nyakundi arrested

Reading Time: 2 minutes Controversial blogger Cyprian Nyakundi on Monday arrested together with his accomplice Emmanuel Nyamweya Ong’era for blackmail, extortion and false accusations. […]

Magoha’s revocation of Kiama’s appointment as UoN VC suspended

Reading Time: < 1 minute Employment and Labour Relations Court judge Maureen Onyango has suspended the decision by Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha to […]

Uhuru launches Kenya’s first green bond at London Stock Exchange

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today rang the bell to kick off the trading of Kenya’s first green bond at the London […]

Safaricom, Ria partner to power worldwide money transfer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Safaricom has partnered with Ria Money Transfer, subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide, to empower more than 26 million M-PESA customers to conveniently […]

Babu Owino to spend seven more days in police custody

Reading Time: < 1 minute Embakasi East Member of Parliament (MP) Babu Owino to be remanded for seven more days to allow police finish probe […]

Babu Owino charged with attempted murder

Reading Time: 2 minutes Embakasi East Member of Parliament (MP) Babu Owino has been charged with tempted murder and disorderly while carrying firearm. Director […]

ANC, Ford-K, Jubilee party leaders demand apology over humiliation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Amani National Congress (ANC), Ford-Kenya and Jubilee party leaders in Kakamega want the government to apologise for mayhem and police […]

Intrigues behind University of Nairobi leadership wars

Reading Time: 4 minutes  The leadership wrangles at the University of Nairobi is likely to escalate today with two crucial meetings scheduled to take […]

Charged Bukhungu BBI rally brought together Western leaders

Reading Time: 2 minutes Only twenty minutes of the entire day was spent discussing and endorsing creation of an executive premier position in the […]

Drama as Mudavadi, Wetangula gatecrash Raila’s BBI rally

Reading Time: 2 minutes Luhya leaders Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula bowed to political pressure and attended Raila Odinga's BBI rally at the Bukhungu Stadium.

Don’t turn BBI into political contest – Ruto

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Shelmith Gathoni A section of leaders led by Deputy President William Ruto have said the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) […]

Uhuru eulogises Rtd Judge Aganyanya as an independent legal mind

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has paid glowing tribute to Retired Judge Daniel Aganyanya, describing him as a great, patriotic Kenyan who […]

Ruto asks BBI taskforce to share countrywide programme

Reading Time: 2 minutes By DPPS Deputy President William Ruto has asked the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) taskforce to move swiftly and share its […]

Police issue terror alert in Kakamega

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Kakamega on Friday issued a terror alert in the area urging residents and visitors to watch out. In […]

Building Bridges Initiative proponents fight ODM perception

Reading Time: 2 minutes The conveners of tomorrow’s (Saturday) Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) rally resorted to threats to woo Luhya political Supremos Musalia Mudavadi and […]

Cane stakeholders want taskforce report availed for public validation

Reading Time: 2 minutes A group of sugar stakeholders in Western Kenya have petitioned the government to reconsider the taskforce report for public validation […]

Babu Owino arrested

Reading Time: < 1 minute Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino is currently being held at Kilimani Police Station after he allegedly shot and […]

Murkomen, Kihika, Washiali face ouster from House posts

Reading Time: 4 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara After the exit of Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri from government, the onslaught on Deputy President William Ruto is […]

Akaranga tasked to account for Sh1b lost during his reign

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga was yesterday grilled at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters for more than three […]

Mt Kenya musicians respond to Kamanda payment claims

Reading Time: 2 minutes Musicians from Mt Kenya region have chastised nominated MP Maina Kamanda over his remarks that some artists from the region […]

Tension high as two meetings cancelled in Kakamega

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Hillary Mageka and Enock Amukhale @peopledailyke Political tension is building up in Kakamega County after police cancelled permits for […]

School girl commits suicide after killing son

Reading Time: 3 minutes Shock and disbelief gripped Kapkiamo village in Baringo North on Wednesday morning after a 19-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging […]

Aircraft with four onboard crashes in Kajiado

Reading Time: < 1 minute Four people on Thursday escaped death narrowly after their light aircraft was involved in an accident at Emarti area of […]

How President Uhuru sent Ruto back to drawing board

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta used  his Tuesday address to the nation to quell the rebellion building up in his Mt Kenya […]

Uhuru, Raila’s meeting hours before Cabinet reshuffle

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Anthony Mwangi, Hillary Mageka and Harrison Kivisu President Uhuru Kenyatta kept his Tuesday changes to the Cabinet a closely guarded […]

Dusit attack: Taxi driver narrates narrow escape from jaws of terror

Reading Time: 2 minutes One year ago, today Charles Kiarie survived the attack when the Al-Shabab gunmen entered the Dusit D2 complex at Riverside […]

Three people attack traffic officer in Murang’a

Reading Time: < 1 minute A traffic police officer based at Muranga police station is fighting for his life at Muranga General Hospital after being […]

Wahome accuses 3 MPs for planning to disrupt her meeting

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kandara Member of Parliament (MP) Alice Wahome has launched scathing attacks on nominated MP Maina Kamanda, Murang’a Woman Representative Sabina […]

Inside 14 Riverside Complex one year after terror attack

Reading Time: 2 minutes The 14 Riverside Commercial Park, the scene of a terror attack on January 15 last year, is today a picture […]

President Uhuru finally drops defiant minister in minor shake-up

Reading Time: 4 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday finally called the bluff and handed defiant Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri the sack […]

MPs want Ongwae, Nyagarama probed over corrupt dealings

Reading Time: 2 minutes Members of Parliament (MPs) allied to Deputy President William Ruto have called for the arrest and prosecution of Kisii Governor […]

What matters is good health, Kiunjuri says

Reading Time: < 1 minute Following his sacking by President Uhuru Kenyatta, outgoing Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture Mwangi Kiunjuri has said he was not surprised […]

Ex-student leader gets top ministry job

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former University of Nairobi Student leader Zachary Kinuthia has been appointed as Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Education by President […]

Shilling to weaken on oil price hike

Reading Time: 2 minutes The shilling is expected to depreciate by a 2.4 per cent margin this year mainly on increased oil imports bill […]

New faces in Uhuru’s government

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday reshuffled his cabinet, introducing new faces into top positions of the civil service. Mutahi Kagwe, […]

Kiunjuri fired as Uhuru reshuffles Cabinet

Reading Time: < 1 minute Agriculture Cabinet Secretary (CS) Mwangi Kiunjuri has been fired in the latest Cabinet reshuffle by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In the […]

Marketer recounts cheating death in Dusit terror attack

Reading Time: 3 minutes Today marks the first anniversary of the DusitD2 terror attack in Westlands that left 21 people dead and several others […]

Deputy President Ruto options amid sustained political attacks

Reading Time: 4 minutes Deputy President William Ruto is caught between a rock and a hard place with his political woes, some of which […]

Body of missing girl found dumped in septic tank

Reading Time: < 1 minute The body of 10-year old girl who disappeared about three months ago has been found inside a septic tank at […]

I will be on presidential ballot in 2022 – Wa Iria

Reading Time: < 1 minute Murang’a County Governor Mwangi Wa Iria on Monday said he is not going to retire from politics once his term […]

Central MPs urged to support President Uhuru

Reading Time: < 1 minute Murang’a, Sunday Two Murang’a legislators have urged leaders from Central Kenya to shun premature campaigns and support President Uhuru Kenyatta […]

Referendum on Building Bridges Initiative unstoppable, Raila declares

Reading Time: 3 minutes Robert Ochoro and Hillary Mageka The quest for a referendum to decide the fate of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) proposals […]

Ruto accuses ODM of using BBI to plan 2022 campaigns

Reading Time: < 1 minute Deputy President William Ruto accuses Raila Odinga's party of using BBI meetings to plan 2022 General Election line up.

Public cautioned on fraudsters registering sim cards

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bondo, Friday Members of the public have been asked to be wary of fraudsters who have devised a technique to […]

2020 resolutions: Make it best travel year

Reading Time: 4 minutes The beginning of the year is one of the most momentous times in most people’s lives. It marks the perfect […]

Ruto, MPs query use of public resources in BBI meetings

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vihiga, Friday  A section of leaders including Deputy President William Ruto have questioned the use of public resources at hurriedly […]

Prisons staff caught ferrying foreigners to Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Three Kenya Prison Service officers were on Thursday evening arrested while trafficking eight foreigners from Garissa to Nairobi in a […]

K24 Tv news anchor Anjlee Ghadhvi succumbs to cancer

Reading Time: < 1 minute K24 Tv news anchor Anjlee Ghadhvi has died after a long battle with cancer. Ghadhvi succumbed to lung cancer at […]

National Bank receives Sh5b cash injection

Reading Time: < 1 minute KCB Group Plc has injected Sh5 billion into its newly acquired subsidiary, National Bank of Kenya, to address it capital […]

Ex-bourse boss appointed CDSC chief executive

Reading Time: < 1 minute Central Depository and Settlement Corporation Ltd (CDSC) has appointed Christopher Mwebesa as the new chief executive with effect from February […]

Is Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Kiunjuri daring Uhuru to sack him?

Reading Time: 4 minutes On October 24, last year, Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri called a press conference attended by 42 MPs associated with […]

Court frees 5 suspected militia group members

Reading Time: < 1 minute Five people suspected to belong to a militia group among them a prominent land dealer in Eldoret town have been […]

Shock as woman goes berserk, stabs four children and herself

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome Police in Kisumu County are investigating circumstances under which a woman stabbed her four children and her […]

World Bank grants State Sh10b for blue economy projects

Reading Time: 2 minutes Monica Kagia The government has secured Sh10 billion from World Bank to implement blue economy projects in the Coast region. […]

Governors support BBI report with eye on big positions

Reading Time: 5 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara The lure of new positions and additional resources proposed in the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report are some […]

IEBC responds to Orengo’s ‘criminal enterprise’ claims

Reading Time: 2 minutes The electoral commission has refuted claims by Siaya Senator James Orengo that that it is a “criminal enterprise” that should […]

Kieni MP under fire for ‘representing’ Uhuru at burial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kieni Member of Parliament Kanini Kega has come under fire for claiming to have been sent by President Uhuru Kenyatta […]

‘State is not aware of why Miguna Miguna is not back in Kenya’

Reading Time: 2 minutes The State is not aware of why Miguna Miguna is not back in the country, the court heard yesterday. According […]

Workers shun Lamu Port project, demand heightened security

Reading Time: < 1 minute Murimi Mutiga and Sophie Njoka Construction works at the multi-billion-shilling Lamu Port have been suspended after workers kept off the […]

Outrage as four pupils killed in dawn Shabaab attack at Garissa school

Reading Time: 3 minutes PD Correspondent Suspected al Shabaab militants yesterday killed four pupils in a cold-blood attack in Garissa county in an incident […]

Police seize 300 bags of rotten rice

Reading Time: 2 minutes Police have seized 300 bags of contaminated rice that had been disposed off at Mikuyu river, near Kasikeu market in […]

Two suspected al Shabaab militants killed in Garissa

Reading Time: < 1 minute Four civilians and two suspected al-Shabaab militants were killed on Tuesday morning after attackers attempted to gain entry into a […]

Miguna Miguna stranded in Germany

Reading Time: < 1 minute Controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna suffered a blow after Lufthansa Air refused to allow him on board a flight from Frankfurt, […]

Cop, KU student charged with stealing alcohol worth Sh3m

Reading Time: < 1 minute A female police officer based at Thika Police Station and Kenyatta University architectural student were on Tuesday charged with three […]

School heads defy ministry directive, charge illegal fees

Reading Time: 4 minutes The adage that old habits die hard seems to hold true for some schools heads, who have disregarded the government’s […]

Sonko stirs fresh controversy as he nominates DG

Reading Time: 2 minutes Anthony Mwangi and George Kebaso Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko yesterday nominated Anne Kananu Mwenda to the position Deputy Governor. But the […]

Kenyan jihadists blamed for Lamu Shabaab attacks

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Reuben Mwambingu and Zadock Angira Kenyan-born al Shabaab commander Abu Hamza al Kinyi is believed to be among five militants […]

Matiang’i reveals Al Shabaab recruitment centres

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Emeka-Mayaka Gekara and Zadock Angira Kenyan universities have become major recruitment centres for the al Shabaab terror group whose […]

Police arrest three for foiled attack on Britain army camp

Reading Time: < 1 minute  Kenyan security forces are holding three terror suspects who were arrested for trying to storm a British military camp in […]

Wahome sticks to her guns, vows not to apologise for criticising Uhuru

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kandara Member of Parliament (MP) Alice Wahome has told off her critics who have been attacking her over the remarks […]

Immigration speaks out on Miguna Miguna return

Reading Time: < 1 minute Government will facilitate entry of controversial Canada-based lawyer Miguna Miguna into the country in compliance with court orders issued in […]

Ugly scene as two factions clash over Alice Wahome remarks

Reading Time: < 1 minute Drama unfolded at Kenol town in Murang’a County after supporters of Kandara Member of Parliament (MP) Alice Wahome clashed with […]

Manda Bay attack: Number of killed soldiers revealed

Reading Time: < 1 minute At least three people including a US soldier were killed in the Sunday dawn attack at the Manda Bay Airfield, […]

What awaits Miguna Miguna at JKIA Tuesday

Reading Time: < 1 minute Exiled lawyer Miguna Miguna is tomorrow headed for another possible confrontation with Immigration officials in his third attempt to return […]

Magoha speaks out over school fees hike

Reading Time: 2 minutes Irene Githinji and Henry Andanje Schools re-open today for the first term, amid a stern warning from the Ministry of Education […]

Jubilee Party SG Tuju caught up in Jubilee wars over March poll

Reading Time: 5 minutes Jubilee Party, the political juggernaut that was a special purpose election vehicle for President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William […]

KCAA reopens Lamu airstrip after al Shabaab attack

Reading Time: < 1 minute The early morning attack on January 5, 2022, at Manda Air Strip left four of the attackers dead, according to the KDF.

Opinion split after Oparanya demolishes shops on freehold land

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lawyers divided on whether governors have power to trespass and demolish private property on freehold areas.

CT-Scan machine in Murang’a to ease patients travel woes

Reading Time: 2 minutes Patients seeking computed tomography scan from Murang’a and neighbouring counties are a happy lot after Kiriaini Mission Hospital launched a […]

Nyahururu residents living in fear over daring lone robber

Reading Time: 2 minutes Residents of Nyahururu Town in Laikipia County have expressed fears of burglary attack by an armed robber, who has been […]

Nurse arrested with consignment of stolen government drugs

Reading Time: < 1 minute A nurse attached to Masalani sub-county hospital in Ijara was arrested at Kanyonyo area of Mwingi County Thursday and an […]

Police launch investigations after man commits suicide in Bondo

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Bondo sub-county have launched investigations into the death of a young man whose body was found hanging in […]

Oparanya loses cool, rebukes staff in public, supervises demolitions

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Douglas Dindi Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has said that he has lost confidence in his staff members and will […]

Lamu attack ‘coordinated by sleeper terror cell’ in Coast Region

Reading Time: 3 minutes By MURIMI MUTIGA & SOPHIE NJOKA Investigations into Thursday’s deadly ambush on a convoy of passenger vehicles by suspected Al […]

MP reveals plot to heckle Uhuru at Rubia’s burial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Murang’a County women representative Wanjiru Chege has unleashed scathing attacks on her Kandara counterpart Alice Wahome accusing her of disrespecting […]

Qasem Soleimani: US kills top Iranian general in Baghdad air strike

Reading Time: 2 minutes Iran’s most powerful military commander, General Qasem Soleimani, has been killed by a US air strike in Iraq. The 62-year […]

How heroic driver saved 30 from jaws of al Shabaab

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Murimi Mutiga and Sophie Njoka Yesterday was just another day at work for Raymond Juma, the driver of one of […]

Ruto’s Sh10m donation triggers clergy wars

Reading Time: < 1 minute  By Douglas Dindi Deputy President William Ruto’s Sh10 million donation to the Pentecostal Assemblies of God church last year has […]

Extension of Haji team’s term ploy to create premier post, claims Wahome

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Harrison Kivisu and Alvin Mwangi Kandara MP Alice Wahome has sensationally claimed that the extension of the Building Bridges […]

Suspected Wakali Kwanza members out on Sh1m bond

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Monica Kagia Eight suspected members of the Wakali Kwanza criminal gang were yesterday charged with several counts relating to […]

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants hijack passenger bus

Reading Time: < 1 minute Suspected Al-Shabaab militants on Thursday hijacked a passenger bus at Nyongoro area near Witu town in Lamu County. While confirming […]

Weatherman gives rain forecast for this week

Reading Time: < 1 minute The heavy rains that have been pounding the country for the last three months are likely to subside this week […]

Uhuru, Ruto, Raila face tough choices on BBI and graft war

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Eric Wainaina and Anthony Mwangi The New Year presents tough political choices for President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy William […]

Why Kinoti disbanded dreaded Flying Squad

Reading Time: 2 minutes The dreaded Flying Squad, a specialised unit that struck terror in the hearts of outlaws across country, ran its course […]

MP wants policy to guide State compensation

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kandara Member of Parliament (MP) Alice Wahome has proposed establishment of a policy which will facilitate the compensation of people […]

Why Yvonne Chaka Chaka has been deported from Uganda ahead of New Year performance

Reading Time: 2 minutes Legendary South African musician Yvonne Chaka Chaka threw praises at Bobi Wine last year and referred to him as the […]

Flying Squad Unit disbanded, renamed

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) boss George Kinoti has disbanded the Flying Squad and formed a new unit called […]

Here is the first city to celebrate new year 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute Auckland in New Zealand has become the world’s first major city to celebrate the start of 2020 with a bang. […]

Police launch manhunt for three suspected criminals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police are looking for three men linked to criminal gangs in Nairobi and Mombasa. In a statement, National Police Service […]

Uhuru hints Miguna is welcome back to Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday hinted that controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna is welcome to come back into the country following […]

WIB boss wants 7-year tax holiday for youth, women in business

Reading Time: 2 minutes Chief Executive Officer and President of Women in Business (WIB) Mary Muthoni has called on the people spearheading the Building […]

Mystery of increased deaths during holidays

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s meant to be a time of good cheer, relaxation and celebration, but as it turns out, death doesn’t take […]

You’re free to choose political affiliation, Uhuru tells leaders

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday said his government has no intentions of curtailing the freedom of political affiliation among the […]

Casa Mbungo finally ditches Ingwe

Reading Time: 2 minutes AFC Leopards head coach Andre Casa Mbungo has finally left the club after weeks of sulking due to non-payment of […]

Traffic officer kills motorist for refusing to pay Sh3000 bribe

Reading Time: < 1 minute A cold blooded murder was witnessed on Sunday in Trans Mara, Narok County after a traffic policeman shot and killed […]

Magoha launches scholarship program in Kiandutu slums

Reading Time: < 1 minute Education Cabinet Secretary (CS) George Magoha on Monday launched Elimu Scholarship program in conjunction with Equity Bank at Kiandutu slums […]

Al Shabaab abductees released unharmed

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two people, who were abducted by suspected Al Shabaab militants on Boxing Day, have been released unharmed. Police confirmed the […]

Why Wetangula wants Bungoma governor probed

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bungoma Senator Moses Wetangula has warned Bungoma Governor Wycliffe Wangamati over his alleged cartels who have been ‘awarded’ most of […]

Mwingi inmates get unusual Christmas treat

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Brenda Mwende As Kenyans celebrate festive season, inmates at Waita GK Prison in Mwingi were treated to a rare […]

Texas church shooting: Two fatally shot before gunman killed by churchgoer

Reading Time: < 1 minute A gunman opened fire in a church in Texas, fatally shooting two parishioners before being killed by an armed member […]

Pregnancy, taxes, tragedy top Google searches in Kenya

Reading Time: 2 minutes The search engine listed trendy topics for Kenyans in 2019, saying it is a reflection of societal mood and disposition […]

Protect betting firms against rogue state agencies – Malala

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala says legislation on gaming should protect betting firms against rogue government agencies. Malala also challenged the […]

Retirees given colourful send-off

Reading Time: < 1 minute Andy Morgan The Department of Information has bid farewell to six retiring officers at a colourful ceremony in Nairobi.  The […]

M-Shwari lock saving account deposits hit Sh18.7b

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mobile credit facility, M-Shwari has locked in 450,000 customers with deposits of more than Sh18.7 billion since the savings account […]

Health sector characterised by wins and misses in 2019

Reading Time: 3 minutes 1. Cancer concerns In 2019, the focus was on cancer, with the government on the spot over little investment to […]

Families rendered homeless after flash floods in Kisumu

Reading Time: < 1 minute A total of 80 families were today rendered homeless in Buoye Village, Kisumu County after flash floods hit the area […]

Genuine fear or 2022 realignment politics? Intrigues behind governor’s claims

Reading Time: 3 minutes Emeka-Mayaka Gekara Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua’s sensational claim on the threat in which he has dragged Deputy President William Ruto […]

Killer cockrell hops homestead headless in a cleansing ritual

Reading Time: < 1 minute DOUGLAS DINDI In a bizarre ritual, a Kakamega family whose six-month-old baby collapsed and died on Christmas day after being […]

Not even hard economic times could dim Kenyans Xmas spirit

Reading Time: 3 minutes Jasmine Atieno and Roy Lumbe Thousands of local and foreign visitors swamped Mombasa to celebrate Christmas and New Year. From […]

Encourage use of clean cooking fuel to save lives

Reading Time: 2 minutes Wanjiku Manyara Preventing loss of lives to respiratory diseases is a goal within Kenya’s grasp.  Yet it will require a […]

Ten types of massage to explore this season

Reading Time: 2 minutes As the festive period kicks in and the year approaches the tail end, one might feel too exhausted or fatigued […]

How to enjoy Christmas with your in-laws

Reading Time: 3 minutes A good working relationship with your spouse’s family starts now, but it is not as hard as it is made […]

Beauty contests outcome big win for black girl-child

Reading Time: 3 minutes Sandra ochola Beauty pageants are viewed differently. For some, they are nothing more than pastime activities where the trivialities of […]

Proposal to offer citizenship to investors ill-advised

Reading Time: 3 minutes ANTHONY NGINYO The proposal to have Kenya offer citizenship to wealthy investors ostensibly to enhance direct foreign investment is, to […]

How Christmas can be stress-free

Reading Time: 3 minutes We love the festive season. We travel, dine, wine and have fun even as we relax and enjoy burying the […]

Revellers flock to the Coast as floods slow wildlife safaris

Reading Time: 3 minutes Harrison Kivisu and Harriet James  All roads lead to the Coast once again this festive season as domestic tourists hesitate to […]

The day Defence PS was manhandled in a presidential event

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Friday December 13 when President Uhuru Kenyatta was to lay wreath at Modika Barracks Heroes Monument in Garissa County […]

Where did the Christmas spirit go?

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s finally Christmas season and no energy to welcome the festivities.  Well, as a child, I couldn’t believe that Christmas […]

Shortage of health facilities, doctors hurt UHC initiative

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government’s Universal Health Coverage (UHC) programme faces serious challenges after a recent UN report revealed that 5,000 people share […]

Tips for employees this holiday season

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Samson Osero The festive season is gathering momentum with employees beginning the countdown to dumping 2019 to the annals […]

Terror-level in northern Kenya ‘currently very high’

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kenya Army camp established in Garissa will boost the force’s ability to fight terror in the region and other […]

Pokot landslide victims to benefit from Sh10m China boost

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Isaac Wafula Red Cross Society of China has donated Kshs.10 million to the victims of landslide disaster in West […]

Mugure plea-taking deferred for third time

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Samuel Waititu A Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldier accused of killing his estranged wife and two children two months […]

State sets aside Sh4.5b for infrastructure restoration

Reading Time: 2 minutes By David Nduro, KNA The government will spend Sh4.5 billion to rebuild infrastructure destroyed by the floods following heavy rains […]

Top KCSE girl flew to school from Kapenguria

Reading Time: 2 minutes A top Kenya Certificate of Secondary of Education (KCSE) 2019 candidate used to fly to school.  Long’al Chepengat Maureen literally […]

Fallen Murang’a giant schools reclaim their glory in 2019 KCSE results

Reading Time: < 1 minute The once shinning stars from Murang’a County are seeking to regain their glory after years of dismal performance. Murang’a Boys […]

Court of Appeal sittings outside Nairobi suspended, judges recalled

Reading Time: < 1 minute Judiciary has recalled all the Court of Appeal judges in Mombasa and Kisumu due to lack of enough judges in […]

Court of Appeal upholds ruling barring charged governors from accessing office

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Court of Appeal sitting in Nairobi has upheld Justice Mumbi Ngugi’s ruling that governors, who are facing corruption charges, […]

Visually impaired boy beats odds to score B+ in KCSE

Reading Time: 2 minutes When Cabinet secretary for Education Prof George Magoha was announcing the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) results, he recognized […]

Governor Waititu impeached

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kiambu Members of County Assembly (MCAs) on Thursday afternoon voted to impeach embattled Governor Ferdinand Waititu. Out of 64 MCAs […]

Cabinet approves renaming of two national holidays

Reading Time: < 1 minute Cabinet on Thursday approved the renaming of Moi Day which falls on 10th October as Huduma Day. This is in […]

KCSE 2019: School to send highest number of students to university revealed

Reading Time: < 1 minute Out of the 705 candidates who sat the 2019 KCSE examination at Maranda High School in Siaya County, 619 scored […]

Most improved candidates wow minister, nation

Reading Time: 2 minutes When Milka Wanjiru Kinyua scored 179 marks out of the possible 500 in her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) […]

Trump impeachment: US president to face trial in Senate

Reading Time: < 1 minute Donald Trump has become the third US president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives, setting up […]

Kenya High, Kapsabet, Alliance shine in KCSE

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Kenya High reclaimed its place as an academic giant after it emerged the best secondary school in this year’s […]

Top KCSE candidates who scored below 200 in KCPE and their grades now

Reading Time: < 1 minute The most improved candidate Kinyua Milka Wanjiru, who scored 197 marks out of 500 in her KCPE exam, posted a […]

Magoha: Award high school scholarships with integrity or face my wrath

Reading Time: < 1 minute Education Cabinet Secretary (CS) George Magoha has issued a stern warning against irregularities in awarding government high school scholarships to […]

Uhuru lauds Sub-County schools for stellar performance

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has commended Sub-County schools in the country for posting a remarkable improvement in this year’s Kenya Certificate […]

Buluma Tonny tops 2019 KCSE

Reading Time: < 1 minute Buluma Tonny from Kapsabet Boys High School scored grade A of 87.159 points to emerge as the top candidate in […]

Postmortem on judge’s body delayed

Reading Time: 2 minutes  A postmortem examination to ascertain the cause of death of Appeal Court judge Otieno Odek has been delayed after his  […]

Elachi sucked into governor’s ouster intrigues

Reading Time: 3 minutes Nairobi County Assembly Speaker Beatrice Elachi was yesterday sucked into intrigues to impeach Governor Mike Sonko with claims of being […]

DCI speaks out over Ruto ‘threats’ to Mutua

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Emeka Mayaka and Zadock Angira The claim by Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua that Deputy President William Ruto and two […]

Sex workers lynch femicide suspect

Reading Time: < 1 minute Sex workers lynched a 40-year-old man at Makuyu near Murang’a town on Sunday, December 15. The furious prostitutes accused the […]

US speaks out over BBI report

Reading Time: 2 minutes The U.S Ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter has asked residents of Nandi County to have sober discussions over the Building […]

Death toll in Baringo food poisoning rises

Reading Time: 2 minutes The number of people who have died from suspected food poisoning in Baringo has reached four after two more lost […]

Dos and don’ts at staff end year parties

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Samson Osero Employees in many organisations are whetting their appetite for food, drinks and dance at year-end parties which […]

Sakaja expresses interest in city governor seat as Sonko woes deepen

Reading Time: 3 minutes Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja now says he is ready to vie for city’s governor seat should circumstances force beleaguered Governor […]

No cause for alarm over Ndakaini dam spillage – official

Reading Time: 2 minutes Residents living downstream of Ndakaini dam have been assured of their safety even as the water  reservoir started spilling water […]

KQ names acting CEO

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Airways (KQ) has named Allan Kivaluka as the acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) beginning January 2020. Kivaluka is the […]

Court of Appeal judge found dead in Kisumu

Reading Time: < 1 minute Court of Appeal judge Justice Otieno Odek was Monday morning found dead at his home in Kisumu. Some of the […]

Revealed: Inside plot to save Sonko from being kicked out of office

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Eric Wainaina and Mercy Mwai Politicians allied to Deputy President William Ruto and Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka are working […]

Why Government has re-advertised position of Auditor General

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government will re-advertise the position of Auditor-General as from next week Tuesday  because of the inability of the selected […]

DP allies now respond after Uhuru extends BBI team term

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deputy President William Ruto and other political leaders have welcomed the extension of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) task force, […]

LSK defends Murkomen, Mutula over Uhuru accusations

Reading Time: < 1 minute Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has defended legislators who represented Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko in court saying there is no […]

New Bill to change buyer, supplier agreements drastically

Reading Time: 2 minutes Contracts between suppliers and buyers must now contain minimum requirements, including terms of payment, payment date, interest payable, mechanism of […]

Uhuru signs into law amended Competition and Insurance Bills

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the amended Competition and Insurance Bills tackling abuse of dominance in the market […]

How senior official saved Sonko from re-arrest

Reading Time: 3 minutes A bid to re-arrest Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko immediately after his release on bail by the anti-corruption court on […]

Head of State angered by lawyer lawmakers

Reading Time: 4 minutes Legislators, who are lawyers and are representing people accused of stealing public money in court, may soon be barred from […]

Kenyan banks invited to invest in Barbados

Reading Time: 2 minutes A delegation of Kenyan financial sector representatives is set to visit Barbados in the next two weeks to explore business […]

CBA reveals number of M-Shwari customers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mobile banking credit facility, M-Shwari has locked in 450,000 customers since the savings account was launched by the then Commercial […]

Co-operative named best bank in Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Co-operative Bank has been named Best Bank in Kenya 2019 at this year’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) […]

Uhuru extends term of BBI taskforce

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has extended the term of the Building Bridges Initiative Taskforce to “guide public participation process and structuring […]

Security tightened ahead of Jamhuri Day

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government has intensified security in and out of Nyayo Stadium ahead of the 56th Jamhuri day celebrations, Nairobi Regional Commissioner […]

Court reinstates two sacked Kisumu staff

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome Two Kisumu City Board members sacked by Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o got a sigh of relief on Wednesday […]

Sh1.6b high school in Eldoret opened

Reading Time: 2 minutes The opening of the Sh1.6 billion Nova Pioneer School in Uasin Gishu is a major boost for Eldoret town in […]

Sonko released on bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been released on Sh15 cash bail after facing graft related charges.  In his ruling, anti-corruption […]

Governor Sonko to know his bail fate today

Reading Time: < 1 minute Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is set to appear at anti-corruption court in Milimani on Wednesday where his bailing ruling […]

Uhuru assures of Kenya’s commitment to promote ACP interests

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured that during the three year tenure as chair of the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) […]

Weatherman gives rain forecast for this week

Reading Time: < 1 minute It is a sigh of relief for Kenyans especially in. areas that have been experiencing flooding and landslides as the […]

Audit firm denies advising ministry to lease Sh63b medical equipment

Reading Time: 2 minutes PKF Kenya, an audit firm at the centre of the controversial Sh63 billion Managed Equipment Services (MES) programme, has denied advising […]

Probe report into Likoni channel tragedy released

Reading Time: 2 minutes A parliamentary investigation report into Likoni channel tragedy has revealed that the victims of the ill-fated vehicle had not followed […]

Chris Martin apologises over mugging during his Nairobi concert

Reading Time: 2 minutes Jamaican reggae singer Christopher Martin has apologised to thousands of revelers who turned up for his recent Nairobi concert and […]

Man who axed wife, son to death gets 10 years in jail

Reading Time: 2 minutes A casual labourer, who killed his wife with an axe before turning on his step son with the same weapon, […]

Kisumu: Court upholds Oloo’s ouster as Speaker

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome The Kisumu Employment and Labour Court has upheld the impeachment of former Kisumu Speaker Onyango Oloo.    […]

Governor Sonko taken ill

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, who is in police custody for graft related charges, was Monday evening rushed to the Kenyatta […]

Governor Sonko to spend two more days in the cooler

Reading Time: 4 minutes Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko and several City Hall officials will spend two nights at the Industrial Area Remand Prison […]

Sonko to spend two more nights in police custody

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko will spend two more nights in police cell after anti-corruption court in Nairobi failed to grant […]

ACP nations will defend multilateral trading systems, Uhuru says

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today said the African, Caribbean and Pacific group of nations will strongly defend multilateral trading systems in […]

State to use Sh6b for road repair following heavy rains

Reading Time: < 1 minute Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia has said the ministry has put in place Sh6 billion to cater for the damaged […]

DPP wants Sonko denied bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has urged the anti-corruption court to deny Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko bail. The DPP […]

Sonko arraigned at Milimani Law Courts to face graft related charges

Reading Time: 4 minutes Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been arraigned at the Milimani Law Courts on Monday over irregular Sh357 million procurement. Sonko […]

Murang’a University student arrested for killing lover’s son

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police said the suspect, Festus Wachira, confessed to the crime revealing he did the heinous act after a fight with the boy's mother.

Police deny pickpocketing in viral video

Reading Time: < 1 minute The National Police Service (NPS) has denied claims that one of their senior officers was pickpocketed by his junior. In […]

Haji attacks Judiciary for ‘shielding’ errant judges, magistrates

Reading Time: 2 minutes DPP made reference to Malindi High Court decision to quash criminal charges against Mombasa Principal Magistrate Edgar Kagoni.

Committee wants EACC to investigate Machakos County projects

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Machakos County Development Implementation and C-oordination Committee (CDICC) mandated to supervise government development projects has written to the Ethics […]

Police arrest 3 suspected members of Wakali Kwanza

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Mombasa have arrested three suspected members of Wakali Kwanza criminal gang who allegedly escaped with gunshot wounds after […]

Sonko to spend weekend in cell after dramatic arrest

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Nancy Gitonga and Zaddock Angira Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko Mbuvi will spend the weekend in police custody after a […]

Appointment of new Controller of Budget challenged in court

Reading Time: 2 minutes Activist Okiya Omtatah on Friday moved to labour court seeking to quash the appointment of Margaret Nyang’ate Nyakang’o as the […]

Governor Sonko seeks anticipatory bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute Governor Mike Sonko has moved to the High Court seeking an order for anticipatory bail pending the intended grafts charges. […]

Two people confirmed dead after building collapses in Embakasi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two people have been confirmed dead after six-storey building collapsed at Tasia Estate in Embakasi East Constituency on Friday morning.  […]

Magoha sets record straight on school fees increment

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Mathew Ndung’u, Oliver Musembi and James Wakahiu Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has dismissed as unfounded reports that his ministry […]

8 people rescued after building collapses in Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Eight people have been rescued after a six-storey building collapsed at Tassia Estate in Embakasi on Friday morning. According to […]

Governor Sonko arrested in Voi

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has been arrested. Sonko was arrested Friday mid-morning on a roadblock in Voi, Taita Taveta, County […]

DPP Haji orders arrest of Governor Sonko

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Noordin Haji, has ordered the arrest of Nairobi County Governor Mike Sonko over alleged […]

How Raila, Kibaki conspired to deny Ruto DPM position

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Kibaki and Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga in 2008 conspired to tame William Ruto’s ambitions to become deputy […]

Details emerge over cancellation of Kimwarer dam project

Reading Time: 2 minutes A technical committee appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta to look into the developments of Arror and Kimwarer dams projects in […]

Senate wants governors facing graft charges allowed to access office

Reading Time: 3 minutes Senate has faulted a ruling by Justice Mumbi Ngugi prohibiting governors facing criminal charges from accessing their offices saying that […]

Why Kieleweke operatives stopped weekend activities

Reading Time: < 1 minute Just what has happened to the taps that used to fuel the Kieleweke teams weekend activities? Reports indicate that a […]

Panic grips residents as more landslides occur in Murang’a

Reading Time: 2 minutes Panic has gripped residents in various parts of Murang’a County after several landslides occurred in the area. About three incidences […]

Why Ruto allies snubbed Uhuru’s Gatundu function

Reading Time: 3 minutes In yet another dramatic version on Wednesday, a team of politicians allied to the Deputy President William Ruto christened Tanga […]

Enough is enough, Uhuru tells Ruto-allied lawmakers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Eric Wainaina and Mathew Ndung’u President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday declared war on elected leaders allied to his deputy William Ruto, who […]

Controversial singer Akothee shows her burial site

Reading Time: < 1 minute Controversial Kenyan singer Akothee has made headlines this week, after collapsing while on stage last weekend during the Luo Festival […]

Uhuru reads riot act to Mt Kenya leaders

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday told off some Central Kenya politicians for being obsessed with the 2022 election debates. Uhuru […]

New Controller of Budget sworn in

Reading Time: < 1 minute Margaret Nyakango has been sworn in as the second Controller of Budget (CoB) for a term of 8 years replacing […]

Egerton University closed indefinitely

Reading Time: < 1 minute Egerton University has closed its Njoro and Nakuru Town campuses indefinitely following a student unrest on Wednesday December 4. “Following […]

How police thwarted Al-Shabaab attack in Garissa

Reading Time: 2 minutes KNA Quick response by security personnel foiled attempts by suspected Al-Shabaab militants to destroy a Safaricom mast at Diiso area […]

Atwoli gets new job

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Central Organisation of Trade Unions (Cotu) secretary general Francis Atwoli has been elected chairman and spokesman of the Africa […]

KRA replies to tax on dowry claims

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA) on Wednesday denied claims that it is considering to tax dowry payments in a bid to raise […]

Relief for motorists as court suspends Nairobi parking fees hike

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Nancy Gitonga and Njange Maina The High Court has suspended the increment of parking fees by the Nairobi County […]

Mudavadi reveals what pushed Raila into Handshake

Reading Time: 4 minutes Former Deputy Prime Minister says in his autobiography that rapprochement between President and Opposition leader was a result of pressure […]

Kenya’s diaspora remittances to hit record high: World Bank

Reading Time: 2 minutes World Bank data shows that Kenya is the fourth largest recipient of remittances in Africa after Egypt, Nigeria and Ghana.

Cherargei freed on Sh0.3m cash bail in incitement case

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Milimani court on Tuesday released Nandi Senator Samson Cherargei on a Sh 300,000 cash bail after denying contempt and […]

Man charged with abducting police officer

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Viola Kosome A middle-aged man was Monday charged in a Kisumu court with abduction of a police officer. Gordon […]

Landslide sweeps away tea bushes in Murang’a

Reading Time: < 1 minute Farmers in upper Githambo in Kiharu have been left counting losses after a landslide swept away tea bushes Tuesday morning. […]

Cofek sues Nairobi County over parking fees hike

Reading Time: 2 minutes Consumer Federation of Kenya (COFEK) has sued Nairobi city county seeking to stop the implementation of plans to hike parking […]

Sh2.4m false amputation claim gets policeman in trouble

Reading Time: < 1 minute Corporal Dominick Lusweti Masengeli was paid Sh2,440,320 by Pioneer Assurance Company but a colleague at Jogoo House revealed the fraud.

Sack Matiang’i or we sanction him, Ruto allies tell President

Reading Time: 2 minutes Three legislators allied to Deputy President William Ruto have urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to sack Interior Cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i […]

Man relives 3-day nightmare on island

Reading Time: < 1 minute For Vincent Musila, a man who was trapped on a river island at the Fourteen Falls on the River Athi, […]

Muturi clarifies his remarks on BBI

Reading Time: 4 minutes By Anthony Mwangi and Mercy Mwai National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi insisted that the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report should […]

Why fans are angry with singer Rayvanny

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bongo fans are furious with music star Rayvanny and his wife Faima Msenga after allegedly faking their break-up to promote […]

World teacher award winner Tabichi gets new job

Reading Time: < 1 minute Peter Tabichi, the Kenyan teacher who won the Sh100-million Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2019, has been appointed as the […]

KCPE top student to join Alliance as 33,009 others get slots in national schools

Reading Time: < 1 minute The top candidate in 2019 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam,  Andy Munyiri who scored 440 out of the […]

Students now reluctant to take HELB loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Henry Andanje Students in Busia county are reluctant to take loans from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) to […]

Businessman Kariuki rubbishes claims over his Cyprus citizenship

Reading Time: 3 minutes Billionaire Humphrey Kariuki on Friday rubbished claims that he and his wife Stella Nasike could be among 26 investors who […]

Two policemen caught in botched carjacking

Reading Time: < 1 minute Constables Ali Shukri Galgalo and Abdikadir Daiwo had boarded an Uber taxi posing as passengers who wanted to be taken to Pangani.

It’s Nairobi Cocktail Festival weekend, here are ‘dawa’ variations you probably never knew about

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Nairobi Cocktail Festival is going down this weekend, and we decided to suggest what can sound like an oxymoron […]

Matiang’i fights back over frequent attacks on him, Kibicho by Ruto team

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Githinji Mwangi Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i appeared to hit out at Deputy President William Ruto when he told […]

Taita Taveta government sends home 800 casuals

Reading Time: 3 minutes It is a dark Christmas for over eight hundred casual workers in Taita-Taveta County after the County Government sacked them […]

Murang’a County gets Sh9 billion for water projects

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government through the ministry of Water and Irrigation has injected Sh9 billion for various water projects in Murang’a county. […]

Cost of living increase to 5.56% in November

Reading Time: 2 minutes Increasing prices of food and non-alcoholic drinks pushed the cost of living to 5.56 per cent in the month of […]

KAA to rehabilitate Wilson Airport

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) has announced plans to revamp and rehabilitate Wilson Airport. The plan, according to the Kenya […]

Let Kenyans decide fate of Building Bridges Initiative, says Raila

Reading Time: 3 minutes Irene Githinji and Mercy Mwai A day after the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report was released for public debate, battle […]

AG blames MPs for stalled TJRC report

Reading Time: 2 minutes Office of Attorney General is now accusing the National Assembly of obstructing the implementation of the controversial Truth Justice and […]

Monica Kimani murder: Maribe’s house help testifies against Jowie

Reading Time: 3 minutes Former Citizen TV journalist Jacque Maribe’s house help on Thursday narrated her version of what happened the night Joseph Irungu […]

Our military training serves national, regional security needs – Uhuru

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today said Kenya’s military training programmes are designed to serve security needs of both the country and […]

Gullet retires as Kenya Red Cross boss after 46 years of service

Reading Time: < 1 minute Abbas Gullet on Wednesday retired as the Secretary-General of the Kenya Red Cross Society after 46 years of service. Announcing […]

Mumias Sugar gets interim General Manager

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mumias Sugar receiver manager PVR Rao has appointed Francis Wabuke as acting General Manager for the troubled miller. The miller […]

Safaricom announces discounts on smart devices, accessories

Reading Time: < 1 minute  Safaricom has announced discounts and offers for open day and the festive season of up to 45 per cent on […]

How protagonists mid-wifed the Handshake deal

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition Leader Raila Odinga yesterday narrated how they broke the ice in a deal that saw the […]

Diamond Platnumz shows off his new baby boy to the world

Reading Time: < 1 minute Tanzanian bongo crooner Diamond Platnamuz and his Kenyan girlfriend Tanasha Donna revealed for the first time the face of their […]

15 counties to face cash crunch over unpaid bills

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Treasury Acting Cabinet secretary (CS) Ukur Yattani has sought parliament’s approval to deny at least 15 counties their equitable […]

How I met Raila – Uhuru

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday revealed how he reached out to Raila Odinga amid simmering political tensions after the 2017 […]

Mudavadi: Fix ailing economy first before discussing BBI

Reading Time: < 1 minute Amani National Congress (ANC) party leader Musalia Mudavadi has urged the government to first fix the ailing economy so that […]

3 robbery suspects arrested, AK47 rifle recovered in Busia

Reading Time: < 1 minute Detectives arrested three robbery suspects in Busia on Tuesday evening and recovered an AK47 rifle that had earlier been stolen […]

Rescuers: Pokot landslide death toll could rise to 100

Reading Time: 2 minutes The death toll following last weekend’s West Pokot landslide could rise to about 100 after rescuers said at least 48 […]

Strengthen the Opposition, says taskforce report

Reading Time: 3 minutes Creation of a strong Opposition where the runner-up of the presidential election becomes an ex-officio in Parliament is one of […]

Rwanda delegates visit Yatta home on learning tour

Reading Time: 2 minutes Delegates from Rwanda yesterday visited the Mully Children Family in Yatta in a learning tour of the sustainability efforts in […]

When all roads led to Bomas to chart future of the country

Reading Time: 3 minutes The excitement surrounding the launch of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report was comparable to the birth of the new […]

Barasa sorry for calling Passaris ‘stupid’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kimilili Member of Parliament (MP) Didmus Barasa was on Tuesday forced to apologize to Nairobi County Woman Representative Esther Passaris […]

Uhuru receives BBI report at State House

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday received the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report at State House ahead of its launch on […]

Boy drowns as heavy rains hit Mathioya

Reading Time: < 1 minute A nine-year-old boy from Kanyenya-ini Kangema drowned on Monday evening after he accidentally slipped into river Mathioya. Kelvin Muchiri, a […]

Woman arrested for killing, dumping her son

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police in Nakuru on Monday November 25 arrested a woman accused of killing her son. The 22-year-old Cynthia Chepkorir is […]

AfDB pledges support for Kenyan women

Reading Time: < 1 minute  The African Development Bank (AfDB) today committed to explore new avenues of directly supporting efforts aimed at empowering Kenyan women […]

Missing Gilgil woman found killed, body dumped in thicket

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Gilgil have been left in shock after the mutilated body of a middle aged woman, who had been […]

New twist in AP shooting as it emerges his killers knew him

Reading Time: 2 minutes The fatal shooting of an Administration Police officer and a taxi driver in Ruaka, Kiambu, took another twist yesterday with […]

Murang’a: 40 families urged to move to safer grounds

Reading Time: < 1 minute Tens of families in various parts of Murang’a County have been advised to move to safer grounds due to fear […]

Sonko woes deepen as Speaker Lusaka orders probe at City Hall

Reading Time: 2 minutes Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s woes deepened after Senate resolved to investigate continuous squabbles that have threatened to bring operations […]

Court reinstates 300 sacked Vihiga health workers

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Enock Amukhale   Over 300 health Staff, who were sacked by Vihiga county government, got a reprieve on Monday […]

Uhuru asked to convene regional meetings

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta has been asked to convene meetings in every region as he did in his Central Kenya backyard […]

Body of man who jumped into ocean from ferry still missing

Reading Time: < 1 minute The body of a man, who jumped into the sea from a moving ferry at the Likoni crossing channel, is […]

Senators want Uhuru to write off Helb loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute Senators have piled pressure on the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) to annul its decision to publish names and photos […]

Couple mourns 7 children as Pokot landslide toll rises to 42

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kaapel Yaranyang’ stares at what remains of his village, enveloped in painful forlornness and tries to come to terms with […]

Leading Dutch dredging company secures mega deals for marine transport

Reading Time: 2 minutes Leading Dutch marine company Boskalis has secured new contracts worth US Dollars 120m for heavy marine transport services. Boskalis announced […]

State to invest more in blue economy

Reading Time: 2 minutes By KNA   The Government has announced elaborate plans to invest heavily in the development of the country’s marine fisheries […]

Uhuru says BBI report ready, urges Kenyans to read it

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced that the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report will be handed to him on Tuesday next […]

Uhuru, Raila to receive BBI report on Tuesday

Reading Time: 2 minutes The much anticipated Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report will be finally released on Tuesday and handed over to President Uhuru […]

Light manufacturing can spur industrial revolution

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Hosea Kili           Despite an enviable head start in the agribusiness and manufacturing sectors among fast […]

Evolution of the R&B sound

Reading Time: 5 minutes A crop of artistes in Kenya’s music scene are revolutionising the R&B genre with new fusions to break new grounds […]

Focus turns to Chebukati team as BBI beckons

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Senate will be in focus next week as pressure mounts on its members to speed up enactment of a […]

Jowie advised us against publicising Monica’s death, kin reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Slain businesswoman Monica Kimani’s brother yesterday revealed how Joseph Kuria Irungu alias Jowie, advised them against publicising her killing in […]

SMEs get Sh6.2b from KRA in VAT refund

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has refunded Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Sh6.2 billion in Value Added Tax (VAT) between July […]

Landslides destroy homes in Murang’a

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Mathioya and Kangema in Murang’a County are living in fear after landslides occurred in the areas causing massive […]

KQ stowaway story founded on misleading info – Sky News

Reading Time: < 1 minute British news company Sky News has admitted its story of the stowaway, who fell off a Kenya Airways plane in […]

Mediamax mourns fallen K24 TV news director

Reading Time: < 1 minute A somber mood engulfed Mediamax Newsroom Thursday, November 21, following the loss of their K24 TV news director Daniel Chemjor. […]

Teacher lures, rapes female KCSE candidate

Reading Time: < 1 minute A teacher at St Aquinas Madende High School in Busia County has been arrested after he lured a female KCSE […]

Why Russia’s renewed interest in Africa is suspect

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Isaac Mugabi       The Russian city of Sochi, on the Black Sea coast, played host to the […]

Police, EACC launch probe into Kisumu sting operation shooting

Reading Time: < 1 minute Investigations have been launched to establish circumstances under which a traffic officer was shot during a sting operation by anti-corruption […]

Captain of Jubilee campaign chopper was drunk – report

Reading Time: 4 minutes  The pilot who was flying a Jubilee campaign team chopper that crashed into Lake Nakuru in 2017 killing him and […]

Lawyer falls to his death in Mombasa

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Mombasa lawyer on Wednesday fell to his death from the ninth floor of the Uhuru na Kazi Building, in […]

MCAs impeach Waititu backer

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Kiambu County Executive Committee (CEC) member allied to embattled Governor Ferdinand Waititu has been impeached. This was after MCAs […]

How suspected robbers in cell tricked, strangled police officer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Two robbery with violence suspects tricked a police officer who they later strangled before they made a dramatic escape from […]

How DP Ruto was duped in Kibra by-election

Reading Time: 3 minutes Deputy President William Ruto’s sustained fury on the outcome of the Kibra by-election on November 7, where he heavily invested, […]

Senate wants EACC probe Sh102m land acquisition

Reading Time: 3 minutes A Senate powerful watchdog committee has recommended anti-graft agency to open a probe into the acquisition of a 10-acre parcel […]

KDF speaks out after navy soldier guns down boda boda rider

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Defence Forces(KDF) has said that bodaboda rider they killed on Wednesday morning in Mtongwe Navy Barracks had forced his […]

Don’t punish my family for my sins, Amos Wako tells US

Reading Time: < 1 minute Busia County Senator Amos Wako has warned the US government against involving his family in the corruption woes facing him. […]

How ‘small’ schools fell the mighty

Reading Time: 3 minutes A number of little known schools turned tables on the traditional academic giants to claim the lion’s share of top […]

Deputy President: Why Twitter is now my new best friend

Reading Time: 2 minutes Deputy President William Ruto claims that a compromised local media has pushed him to social media to pass his message. […]

Sonko set to clamp offices over taxes

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nairobi governor Mike Sonko plans to clamp dozens of national government buildings in a renewed crackdown on public and private […]

Uhuru destroys 8,700 illegal guns

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today presided over the destruction of 8,700 illegal firearms and 366,000 pieces of assorted ammunition at the […]

Traders, MPs storm Governor Joho’s office

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho on Tuesday found himself in trouble when traders, civil society activists and section of Members of […]

Rape, murder of 80-year-old granny leaves village in shock

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Gichegecha village in Kiharu, Murang’a County are reeling in shock after a 80-year-old granny was raped and murdered […]

Police arrested for stealing from a stalled truck on Mombasa Road

Reading Time: < 1 minute Officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) are holding two police constables who were arrested while allegedly stealing from […]

Safaricom, Huawei awarded for ‘Fuliza’ service

Reading Time: < 1 minute Safaricom and Huawei have received the ‘Most Innovative Service’ award by AfricaCom at Cape Town South Africa for the ‘Fuliza’ […]

Ndii faults State on cash mop up from parastatals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Economist David Ndii says cash mopped up from parastatals will be used to pay pending bills, a move likely to affects suppliers.

Magoha commends teachers for clean KCPE examination

Reading Time: 4 minutes Public schools posted a sterling performance in the 2019 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examination results released yesterday, even […]

Togo slow Kenya’s momentum as they come from behind to cancel Johana Omollo’s wonder strike

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya were forced into a second straight draw in their 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier after a 1-1 stalemate […]

Haji withdraws charges against woman held at JKIA over firearm

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has withdrawn terrorism charges against a Kenyan living in the United States. Haji […]

5,530 candidates miss 2019 KCPE exam

Reading Time: < 1 minute Where are the 5,530 candidates who missed the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam? It has emerged that out […]

KCPE 2019: Top girl wants to join Alliance, wishes to be neurosurgeon

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Henry Andanje and  Noah Cheploen @cheploennoah The second best candidate in this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Examination (KCPE) […]

KCPE 2019: Girls outshine boys in languages

Reading Time: < 1 minute Female candidates in this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam have excelled in English, Kiswahili and Sign Language […]

KCPE 2019: Top pupil scored 440 marks

Reading Time: < 1 minute The leading pupil in the 2019 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) scored 440 marks out of the possible 500, […]

Kenyan entrepreneurs miss out on Sh100m Jack Ma award

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenyan entrepreneurs have missed out on the inaugural $1 million Jack Ma sponsored African Netprenuer Prize Initiative (ANPI) award that […]

Ruto puts on brave face after Kibra defeat, Sagana setbacks

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Emeka-Mayaka Gekaraand Eric Wainana President Uhuru Kenyatta’s restated commitment to the Building Bridges Initiative at the meeting with Mt […]

Police: Major Mugure drugged, strangled his wife and children

Reading Time: 5 minutes  By Paul Ndung’u Detectives are now following leads that  Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) eployee, Major Peter Mwaura Mugure, may have […]

Seek Moi’s blessings on ‘22 bid, Atwoli tells Ruto

Reading Time: < 1 minute Central Organisation of Trade Unions secretary general Francis Atwoli has urged Deputy President William Ruto to meet retired President Daniel […]

Shock as gang rapes three sisters in Busia

Reading Time: < 1 minute  By Henry Andanje  Three sisters were on Saturday night reportedly raped by a gang of three men who were armed […]

Inua Jamii beneficiaries to get their stipends Monday

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Inua Jamii beneficiaries will receive another round of cash starting Monday November 18 following the government’s release of Sh8.7 […]

Co-operative Bank scoops Sustainable Finance Catalyst award

Reading Time: < 1 minute Co-operative Bank has scooped the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) 2019 Sustainable Finance Catalyst award as the best overall. Co-op Bank […]

Suspect in Sh1b Sacco fraud case released on Sh3m bond

Reading Time: 2 minutes The wife of founder of a collapsed Sacco said to have defrauded several traders their life-long savings amounting to over […]

Uhuru to face critics in Mt Kenya region leadership meeting

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Eric Wainaina, Antony Mwangi and Mercy Mwai President Uhuru Kenyatta is today expected to meet with warring factions in […]

Confusion reigns as keynote speakers skip Maraga forum

Reading Time: 2 minutes The annual National Council on Administration of Justice (NCAJ) conference kicked off in Naivasha on Thursday with several invited guests […]

Kenya, Malawi lead in cervical cancer deaths, expert reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya is one of the three countries in Africa with the highest number of cervical cancer deaths, the Global Vaccine […]

Governor Awiti put to task over Sh742m pending bills

Reading Time: 2 minutes Homabay Governor Cyprian Awiti was on Thursday questioned by the Senate County Public Accountant and Investment committee (CPAIC) over Sh742 […]

List of Ruto’s likely partners in 2022 presidential race

Reading Time: 3 minutes 1. Mwangi Kiunjuri The Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture Mwangi Kiunjuri is openly positioning himself for a key elective post in […]

Pro-Raila MPs tell Ruto to quit for ‘defying’ Uhuru

Reading Time: 4 minutes The war of words between politicians allied to the Deputy President William Ruto and those supporting Opposition leader Raila Odinga […]

Kenyan shilling strengthens against the dollar

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kenyan shilling strengthened to a new four month-high against the dollar on Wednesday giving respite to importers while checking […]

Harmonize in trouble with Kenyan producer

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenyan music producer Magix Enga is all fists out with Tanzanian Bongo sensation Harmonize for “stealing” his beats for his […]

Prezzo rubbishes gang-rape claims

Reading Time: < 1 minute Rapper Jackson Makini, popularly known as Prezzo, has rubbished reports by some Tanzanian media outlets that he is recuperating at […]

Stop claiming our electoral boundaries, Isiolo MPs tell Meru Governor

Reading Time: 2 minutes Members of Parliament from Isiolo County have petitioned the government to resolve a boundary between Garissa, Meru and Isiolo counties […]

Marsabit MPs want Chachu Ganya probed over alleged incitement remarks

Reading Time: 2 minutes Members of Parliament from Marsabit County want Directorate of Criminal Investigations and National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) to interrogate […]

Tana River MPs want Garissa governor, two others arrested over incitement

Reading Time: 3 minutes Members of Parliament from Tana River County have given a three-day ultimatum to the Inspector of Police Hillary Mutyambai and […]

Minister risks losing job over his sexual exploits

Reading Time: 2 minutes A civil society organization has kicked up a storm after it  wrote to two the investigative agencies demanding for a […]

KAA, Colnet disown Kenyan who fell from KQ plane in London

Reading Time: < 1 minute Colnet has denied having ever employed Paul Manyasi, the stowaway who fell from a Kenya Airways plane in London, UK. […]

Raila,Waiguru new-found unity sets tongues wagging

Reading Time: 4 minutes  The new-found relationship between former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru is a typical case of foes-turned-friends. […]

Tears of sorrow as Form Four students die after morning exam

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Irene Githinji and Noah Cheploen Three Form Four candidates died in separate incidents in Baringo and Nakuru after sitting their […]

KFS responds to KU bus accident at Likoni Ferry

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Monicah Kagia Kenya Ferry services has clarified that a Kenyatta University bus that almost plunged into the ocean after […]

Ruto wants varsities to stop offering diploma, certificate courses

Reading Time: 2 minutes DPPS Deputy President has asked universities to review their decision to offer diploma and certificate courses.   He said such […]

Bomet Governor Hillary Barchok nominates deputy

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bomet County Governor Hillary Barchok has nominated the county assembly Speaker Shadrack Rotich as his deputy. This comes four months […]

KCAA grounds Silverstone Air’s Dash 8 series

Reading Time: < 1 minute Troubled carrier will be without the planes until KCAA finalizes safety compliance investigation on the carrier's services.

Probe on Gakuyo over Sh1b fraud to end in prosecution: DCI

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ekeza Sacco members have continued to question fate of their savings and status of a “spirited” probe launched by the DCI early in 2019.

Kinoti taken to task over sex tape probe

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti told a parliamentary committee yesterday that investigations into a sex tape linked to […]

Governor Sonko impostor freed on Sh300,000 bond

Reading Time: < 1 minute An impostor who reportedly conned members of the public by using pseudo social media accounts of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko […]

DPP given three days to respond in Kidero suit

Reading Time: < 1 minute Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji has been given three days to file his responses in a suit in which […]

We survived by the mercy of God, Washiali reveals what happened in Kibra

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mumias East Member of Parliament Benjamin Washiali has opened up for the first time to explain what happened to Jubilee […]

Obado wants Sharon lawyer disqualified in murder case

Reading Time: 3 minutes Migori Governor Zachariah Okoth Obado now wants Professor George Wakackoyah disqualified from representing the victims in the murder case of […]

Court extends order barring Wambui’s appointment to NEA

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Employment and Labour Relations court on Monday extended orders suspending ex-Othaya MP Mary Wambui appointment as National Employment Authority […]

Kamanda, Woman Rep clash in church

Reading Time: < 1 minute  By David Macharia A church harambee in Nyandarua almost turned chaotic when area Woman Rep Faith Gitau clashed with Nominated […]

Kang’ata reveals intrigues behind UhuRuto’s cancelled visits to Murang’a

Reading Time: < 1 minute Murang’a County senator Irungu Kang’ata has admitted that the division among the political leaders in the county could have led […]

MP wants coffee revolving fund released

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kigumo Member of Parliament Ruth Mwaniki has urged the Cabinet Secretary for Trade and Cooperatives Peter Munya to expedite the […]

Lack of jobs, skills hurting recovery of drugs addicts

Reading Time: 4 minutes Kaswar Mbarak Jelan, 31, is accompanied by his spouse Jacinta Mbinya, 30, and their two-year-old daughter as they saunter Kisauni […]

Mt Kenya region feels heat of Uhuru, DP Ruto cold war

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Wangari Njuguna, Anthony Mwangi and Derek Otieno The last-minute cancellation of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s visit to Murang’a county yesterday threw […]

K’Ogalo skin Ingwe in Mashemeji derby

Reading Time: 2 minutes A brace from Ivorian Yikpe and goals from Miheso and Juma sent K’Ogalo soaring 4-1 and atop the Kenyan Premier League table.

Coincidence as Uhuru, Ruto cancel Murang’a visits

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta was to attend a fundraiser at a church in Kenol while his deputy, William Ruto, was expected at Githumu in Kandara.

Kibra by-election: DPP responds to violence claims

Reading Time: 3 minutes Investigations into the violence during the just concluded Kibra by-election have been launched, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin […]

Kenyan woman nabbed with cocaine by Thai officials

Reading Time: < 1 minute  Customs officials in Thailand have arrested a Kenyan woman who was attempting to sneak in one kilogramme of cocaine. Suamu […]

KRA to roll out excise stamps for compliance 

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is keen on implementing the Excise Goods Management System (EGSM) on bottled water, juices, energy drinks and […]

State mulls scrapping of private examination centres

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ministry of Education may review the decision to allow private examination centres after it emerged that they have become […]

Elders, religious leaders commit to end FGM practice by 2022

Reading Time: 3 minutes Community elders and religious leaders from across the country today made a commitment to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in […]

Waiguru congratulates Imran, says BBI is next

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kirinyaga Governor Ann Waiguru has congratulated Kibra MP electBernard Okoth Imran for his landslide victory in the Kibra by electionheld […]

Shock as villagers find mutilated body by roadside

Reading Time: < 1 minute Residents of Kamuiru village in  Kiharu Murang’a County woke up to a rude shock on Friday morning after a mutilated […]

Two cops killed, firearms stolen in Kayole

Reading Time: 2 minutes Two police officers attached to Obama police post in Kayole were on Friday morning shot dead and their firearms stolen. […]

Where all the partying goes down in Mombasa

Reading Time: 4 minutes In Mombasa, ‘parte after parte’ used to happen at Casablanca, Casaurina and Tembo Disco, but that has since changed. The […]

Kibra by-election: Mariga concedes defeat

Reading Time: < 1 minute Jubilee Party candidate McDonald Mariga has conceded defeat to ODM’s Bernard Imran Okoth in the Kibra by-election. In a phone […]

Gunfire as rowdy youths block Mariga from accessing poling station

Reading Time: < 1 minute Police officers were forced to fire live bullets in the air on Thursday afternoon to disperse rowdy youths that tried […]

First Lady calls for more partnerships in healthcare delivery

Reading Time: 2 minutes  First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has expressed optimism that increased public-private partnerships in the health sector will boost the country’s delivery […]

Moi discharged from Nairobi Hospital

Reading Time: < 1 minute Retired President Daniel Moi was on Thursday November 7 discharged from The Nairobi Hospital where he has been receiving treatment […]

Let’s protect our bedroom, Raila urges Kibra residents

Reading Time: 2 minutes Thousands of Kibra residents are today taking part in the by-election to choose their Member of Parliament (MP) after the […]

Uhuru assents to the Finance Bill 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning at State House, Nairobi signed into law the Finance Bill 2019. The Finance Act 2019, […]

Khalwale meets hostile reception in Kibra, chased away

Reading Time: < 1 minute Viral video shared on social media showing youth escorting former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale out of Kibra slums.

Kibra votes after hard-fought campaigns

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kibra residents today cast their ballots in a hotly contested by-election that has captured national attention for fueling rivalry between […]

Two years on, residents hold titles for ‘non existent’ land

Reading Time: 2 minutes More than two years since the government issued title deeds to about 170 residents of Chakama location in Kilifi county, […]

Senate backs raising of the government’s debt ceiling to Sh9 trillion

Reading Time: 2 minutes NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s senate voted on Wednesday to raise the government’s debt ceiling to 9 trillion shillings ($87.29 billion), […]

Boost for small businesses as Uhuru unveils new digital credit facility

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched a new credit facility for Micro, Small and Medium (MSME’s) enterprises dubbed Stawi. Stawi is […]

Kibra by-election: Win for ODM as court orders IEBC to release voter register

Reading Time: 2 minutes The High Court has ordered Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to immediately release the complete Kibra Constituency voters’ register to […]

Kibra by-election: ELOG casts doubt on IEBC preparedness

Reading Time: < 1 minute Election Observations Group (ELOG) has cautioned on the possibility of building tension in Kibra due to the slow move to […]

Four charged with causing disturbance at Integrity Centre

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four Nairobi County employees were Wednesday charged with  creating disturbance on Tuesday at Integrity Center during Governor Mike Sonko’s interrogation. […]

Man accused of killing fiancée pleads not guilty

Reading Time: 2 minutes David Siloba, who has been  accused in  connection  to the killing of his fiancée 10 months ago, has denied the […]

Why Raila, Ruto are pulling all stops in Kibra by-election

Reading Time: 4 minutes The battle for the Kibra parliamentary seat has been turned into a test run for the 2022 presidential contest and […]

Nairobi service board imposter arrested

Reading Time: < 1 minute City Hall detectives arrested a suspect believed to be extorting money from unsuspecting Kenyans, pretending to be working for the […]

Banks win big as interest rates cap dropped

Reading Time: 3 minutes Commercial banks can now vary interest rates charged on loans after Parliament failed to overturn a memorandum by President Uhuru […]

Knut declares total war on TSC over bid to cut links

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) has declared total war on Teachers Service Commission for terminating agreement with the union. […]

Trial of murder suspect Naftali Kinuthia moved to March

Reading Time: < 1 minute Hearing of the case against Naftali Kinuthia, who is accused of  killing Moi University medical student Ivy Wangeci, has been […]

Police officer in Nanyuki falls through window while asleep

Reading Time: < 1 minute A police officer attached to Nanyuki Police Station rolled from his bed and fell through the window of his house […]

Troubled Mumias Sugar sacks all its employees

Reading Time: 2 minutes Troubled Miller, Mumias Sugar has sacked all its employees three months after being placed under receivership. “Consequent to the company […]

Uhuru warns against tax evasion, asks KRA to enhance revenue collection

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has issued a strong warning against tax evasion saying the government will not hesitate to punish those […]

Haji given more time to decide on Muthama case

Reading Time: < 1 minute A Nairobi court on Tuesday gave Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji a month to make up his mind […]

Witness narrates how son killed father over land dispute

Reading Time: < 1 minute A witness narrated to a Narok High Court how a land surveyor, Pancras Naizala, killed his 82-year-old father, Kores Mututua, […]

Court frees most wanted terror suspect on bond

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Monica Kagia A Mombasa court has released a terror suspect arrested by police three weeks ago. Aboud Khalid was […]

Sonko slaps journalist amid chaos, teargas at EACC HQ

Reading Time: < 1 minute Governor Mike Sonko was summoned by EACC for allegedly giving false information in his 2017 self-declaration forms.

How the numbers will shape hunt for votes in 2022 General Election

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Emeka-Mayaka Gekara Kenya’s population grew by more than nine million to hit 47.5 million, a figure that could alter […]

Ongoro, husband charged with Sh48m CDF cash fraud

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former Kasarani MP Elizabeth Ongoro and her husband Ferdinand Masha Kenga were charged with embezzlement of Sh48 million CDF cash. […]

KCSE exam brings 26-year-old student closer to dream career

Reading Time: 3 minutes Faith Chebet Ng’etich appears a little more excited about sitting for the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) exam than […]

Queries as student gang-raped inside Nakuru KITI hostel

Reading Time: 2 minutes  By Roy Lumbe and Eric Juma    Panic has gripped Kenya Industrial Training Institute (KITI) in Nakuru after a student […]

Court lifts arrest warrant against four Nairobi County officials

Reading Time: 2 minutes Four Nairobi Senior county employees have obtained a relief  after the high court suspended  warrant of arrest issued against them […]

Uproar as HIV positive men target virgins for ‘cure’

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Henry Andanje  The government and social workers in Busia county have concern over the emerging trend in which men […]

Kibra by-election: ODM now sues IEBC

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party has petitioned the High Court seeking orders compelling the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission […]

Nairobi, Kiambu and Nakuru top counties in population census results

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics on Monday released the first report on the 2019 Population and Housing Census that was […]

2019 population census report released

Reading Time: < 1 minute The total enumerated population for the 2019 Population and Housing Census was 47,564, 296, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) […]

Maraga decries Judiciary budget cut, discrimination from other State organs

Reading Time: < 1 minute Chief Justice David Maraga has decried the budget cut for Judiciary by the National Treasury saying the situation has crippled […]

Kenya’s Kamworor, Jepkosgei win New York Marathon

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenyans once again showcased their prowess in distance running after winning the men’s and women’s races at the 2019 New […]

Leaders front Kiunjuri for Ruto running mate in 2022

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some leaders from Laikipia have endorsed Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri as the next Mt Kenya kingpin and are pushing […]

Boon to Coast farmers as mango juice factory roars to life

Reading Time: 2 minutes Galole factory diversifies products by adding a Sh5.4m bottled water processing plant with a capacity to produce 4,500 bottles per hour.

Ngirichi gifts orphan living with cerebral palsy a house

Reading Time: 2 minutes It was a pleasant early Christmas for James Mwendia, born 22 years ago with cerebral palsy, after Kirinyaga Woman Representative Wangui Ngirichi […]

Kisumu Finance CEC nominee put to task over Sh19m vehicle purchase

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kisumu county Finance Executive nominee was Friday taken to task over the controversial procurement of Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o’s official vehicle. […]

20 civil registration officers arrested in fight against illegal birth certification

Reading Time: 3 minutes Twenty officers from the Department of Civil Registration Services were Friday arrested when detectives raided the agency’s headquarters at Bishop […]

Eight Kenyans arrested in Rwanda over attempted Equity Bank cyber fraud

Reading Time: < 1 minute Eight Kenyans are languishing in Rwandan Police cells after they were arrested as they  attempted  to hack into the Rwandan branch […]

Politician ordered to pay Sh30, 000 monthly for child upkeep

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Nandi Member of County Assembly (MCA) has been ordered by the court to part with Sh30,000 every month for […]

You can be anything you desire, President tells learners as he donates three school buses

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured students across the country especially those seating for the ongoing national examinations of the government’s […]

Kisumu MCAs agree to hold sessions at sub-county level

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kisumu County Assembly will hold its first plenary sittings outside the main chamber beginning this month in an effort to […]

Birth certificate backlog shocks Matiang’i

Reading Time: < 1 minute Interior Cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i made a surprise visit to Kwale Civil Registry and found a huge backlog of pending […]

Sportpesa recalls sacked employees

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former SportPesa employees can soon breathe a sign of relief after their company’s head of human resources, Terry Wanja Njagi, […]

Court bars Isiolo County Assembly from electing new majority leader

Reading Time: 2 minutes The high court has restrained Isiolo County Assembly from electing new Minority Leader pending the hearing of a suit filed […]

KEMSA put to task to explain award of tenders to two related companies

Reading Time: 2 minutes Shocking details have emerged that Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) awarded a sister company through restricted tendering to supply the consumable […]

GSU officer confesses to killing mother, daughter

Reading Time: 2 minutes A GSU officer believed to have been part of a gang that killed a mother and her daughter in Katani […]

Family gives update on Moi’s health

Reading Time: < 1 minute Uncertainty surrounding the health of retired President Daniel arap Moi continued yesterday with sources within his family circles maintaining that […]

MPs under pressure as vote on return of rate caps looms

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Anthony Mwangi and Mercy Mwai National Assembly leadership is applying all tricks in the book to ensure a presidential memorandum […]

Ex-policeman narrates 14-year ordeal behind bars over incomplete murder case

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former police officer Christopher Muli, who is on death row for killing his boss, has expressed his desperation over his  […]

Njambi Koikai roaring to fly again!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two months ago, media personality and reggae hype artiste Njambi Koikai aka Fyah Mummah returned to Kenya following her more […]

Court bars Murang’a water firm from increasing water prices

Reading Time: 2 minutes The High Court in Murang’a has issued a permanent injunction blocking a local water firm from increasing water tariffs.            Justice […]

MPs agree to return of expensive loans

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Departmental Committee on Finance and National Planning Committee chaired by Joseph Limo on Tuesday agreed to support President Uhuru […]

GSU officer leads police to hideout of deadly gang terrorizing Nairobians

Reading Time: 2 minutes GSU officer and the slain suspect have also been linked to a series of robberies in Nairobi and its environs, according to DCI boss Kinoti.

Second suspect in Tob Cohen murder case released on bail

Reading Time: < 1 minute Businessman Peter Karanja, who is accused of killing City Tycoon Tob Cohen, has been released on Sh 4 million bond […]

Blow to MP, his wife as court declines to stop their imminent arrest

Reading Time: < 1 minute Awendo Member of Parliament John Walter Owino, his wife and firm have suffered a major blow after the High Court […]

Why suspects in ex-Kabete MP murder case want judge disqualified

Reading Time: < 1 minute Four suspects linked to the heinous murder of former Kabete MP George Muchai’s and his three aides have  asked the […]

Kenya Power appoints Bernard Ngugi as CEO

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya Power has appointed Bernard Ngugi, an insider to position of chief executive and managing director of the utility firm. […]

Budget cuts hit Judiciary hard, delay justice in crucial lawsuits

Reading Time: 4 minutes The country was by yesterday staring at a courts crisis with several adjournments and suspension of key programmes reported as […]

Moi admitted at Nairobi Hospital, again

Reading Time: < 1 minute Retired President Daniel arap Moi was yesterday treated at the Nairobi Hospital for undisclosed illness.  It is the second time […]

Why senators want Mama Ngina Waterfront new board disbanded

Reading Time: 3 minutes Fresh controversy has rocked the newly constituted management board of the refurbished Mama Ngina Waterfront over its constitutionality. A section […]

IMF commends Kenya on fight against corruption

Reading Time: 2 minutes The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Director for African Department, Mr. Abebe Selassie has commended President Uhuru Kenyatta for spearheading the […]

Three suspects in Rai Cement boss murder acquitted

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Kericho court has unconditionally acquitted three murder suspects out of the six who had been accused of murdering Rai […]

Women share their struggles with fistula

Reading Time: 3 minutes A strong foul odour caused by leaking urine or stool and passing of uncontrolled gas from one’s genitalia, accompanied by […]

Ex-TUM VC denies spending Sh4.7m on TV sets

Reading Time: < 1 minute By Monica Kagia Former Technical University of Mombasa (TUM) Vice Chancellor Josephat Mwatela has denied involvement in the purchase of […]

Likoni: Hundreds of ferry users thrown into panic, again

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hundreds of commuters at the Likoni crossing channel were thrown into panic after Mv Harambee hit docking ramp and got […]

Woman’s cancer lie confession angers Kenyans on social media

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenyans have reacted angrily to a middle-aged woman’s confession that she had lied about being a cancer survivor for at […]

Ruto adopts Moi’s grassroots style in 2022 votes hunt

Reading Time: 4 minutes Eric Wainaina and Josphat Kinyua Deputy President William Ruto appears to have taken a cue from his political mentor, former President […]

Post Election Violence victims payout appeal dismissed

Reading Time: 2 minutes Three victims of the infamous 2007 post-election violence will not receive government compensation because they did not report the looting […]

Dedan Kimathi grave ‘located’

Reading Time: 2 minutes “…The graveside of liberation hero Field Marshall Dedan Kimathi Wachuiri has been identified!” This was the long-awaited announcement that was […]

Former MP Ongoro, 18 others to face EACC over Sh48.9m ghost school project

Reading Time: < 1 minute Former Kasarani MP Elizabeth Ongoro and 18 other suspects are set to be grilled by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission […]

PS Desai assures 16m informal sector workers of certification

Reading Time: < 1 minute David Musundi More than 16 million untrained practitioners in the informal sector will soon be certified by the State Department […]

Kenyatta University referral hospital to open doors Monday

Reading Time: 1 minute Oliver Musembi After months of delay, Kenyatta University Teaching and Referral Hospital will be inaugurated next week. Health Cabinet Secretary […]

Kenya must adopt radical measures to attract investors, says Ruto

Reading Time: 2 minutes DPPS Deputy President William Ruto has said Kenya has to do more to make the country the preferred gateway to […]

Anti-Terrorism Police Unit detective arrested for trafficking 139kg bhang

Reading Time: < 1 minute A detective attached to the DCI’s Anti-Terrorism Police Unit (ATPU) was on Thursday evening arrested while trafficking 139kg of bhang […]

Cardinal Otunga shut after girl kills self

Reading Time: < 1 minute Yusuf Masibo Cardinal Otunga Girls Secondary School in Bungoma was on Wednesday evening closed indefinitely after a student committed suicide […]

Lands ministry moves to fast track titling

Reading Time: < 1 minute James Wakahiu The Lands ministry has directed land-buying firms in Ruiru and Juja Sub-counties to surrender their members’ registers, mother […]

Divisions in Sports Ministry laid bare as CS, PS give conflicting reports on state of stadia in the country

Reading Time: 2 minutes Evidence of disarray and divisions within the top echelons of Sports Ministry were laid bare yesterday when Cabinet Secretary Amina […]

Motorists to cough hefty levy to use “jam free” expressway

Reading Time: 2 minutes Motorists plying upcoming Nairobi Expressway will pay handsomely in toll charges to use the yet-to-be-constructed 27 kilometre highway linking Mlolongo […]

Mt Kenya leaders vow to reject parliamentary system proposal

Reading Time: 3 minutes Some 42 leaders from Mount Kenya region allied to Deputy President William Ruto have given conditions that must be addressed […]

New proposals could make NHIF fully State funded

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government will have to dig deeper to finance the health cover for at least 35 million Kenyans not in […]

Kachapin, deputy on the spot over defaulting Sh27m loan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former West Pokot Governor Simon Kachapin and his deputy governor Titus Lotee are on the spot for defaulting to pay […]

Will Ndegwa fill Collymore, Michael Joseph giant shoes?

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Derek Otieno and Fred Aminga  When Bob Collymore, now deceased, took over from Michael Joseph as Safaricom’s chief executive, […]

Teachers charged after ‘defiling’ girl one after the other in school

Reading Time: < 1 minute Deputy principal allegedly defiled the girl on Sunday, October 20, and when she went to report him to her class teacher, he also defiled her.

Safaricom appoints new CEO

Reading Time: 2 minutes Telecommunication giant Safaricom PLC has settled on Peter Ndegwa to take over as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In […]

Uproar as SGR station remains closed a week after Uhuru launch

Reading Time: 2 minutes A week after President Uhuru Kenyatta commissioned the second phase of the Standard Gauge Railway from Nairobi to Naivasha; one […]

UoN lecturer arrested on suspicion of killing son after body found in house

Reading Time: < 1 minute Body of her 13-year-old boy was found wrapped in a blanket and lying in the sitting room by police after apartment's caretaker alerted them.

Somalia hands over terror suspects to Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute Somali security agencies have handed over two terror suspects, Farah Ahamed Sanbul and Mihat Daar Khalif, to the Kenyan authorities. […]

Kenya named third most advanced financial market in Africa

Reading Time: < 1 minute Absa Group Ltd has for the second consecutive time listed Kenya as the third most advanced financial market in Africa […]

Are we ready for men to take family planning pill?

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Prof Lisa Campo-Engelste in Albany Medical College Scientists have been working on the male contraceptive pill for almost half a […]

Punguza Mizigo II in the works

Reading Time: < 1 minute Defiant Thirdway Alliance party leader Ekuru Aukot has vowed to launch a fresh bid for a plebiscite after failing to […]

Safaricom board fails to agree on next CEO as members differ

Reading Time: 3 minutes  By Derrick Otieno Telecmmunications firm Safaricom’s board has failed to agree on a new chief executive extending the reign of […]

BBI report awaits Uhuru return as curtains fall on task force

Reading Time: 4 minutes  By Noah Cheploen and Anthony Mwangi  Focus has now shifted to President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga after curtains […]