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  • Kenya: Is your child safe at home?
    From the time a baby begins to crawl, they will always want to reach out to stuff around the house that they seem to find attractive. This requires one to always supervise them
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Kenya: Milk is your child's best source of calcium
    Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body. The bones and teeth contain more than 99 per cent of it. Calcium is also found in the blood, muscles, and other tissue.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Business: I refuse to be a 'celeb'
    I was born as James Chanji Wamukoya, in Busia. I attended nursery school for two weeks as I was too bright. I later went to Township Primary School in Busia for Classes 1-3
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Business: Time to leave, the sucker won't change
    Women are poor judges of male character. Every day, I see a woman pick a man purely by his thug appeal or the flashy things the man seemingly possesses.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Sports: My fiancée wants a dream wedding I can't afford
    We are due to marry in December and have been having wedding committee meetings to organize the wedding. My fiancé is putting too much pressure on everybody
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Sports: I quit my job but my husband didn't honour our deal
    We were married in a colourful church wedding after meeting at the workplace ten years ago. I resolved to resign as the company policy forbids spouses working in the same office.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Business: Prints and patterns
    Prints and patterns are a must-have in every woman's wardrobe. This season has creative versions of bold brush strokes, timeless animal prints, savvy geometric patterns, stripes and prints on the runways fashion shows.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Kenya: Nurture a partnership as mom and dad
    Before, having baby disagreements with your husband or partner over what movie to watch was an important part of getting to know each other.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • Sports: Tender mbuzi choma ribs
    We all love goat meat and for some reason, it always tastes nice from your local ‘nyama choma' guy. I came up with this recipe on one of my experimental days in the kitchen
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am
  • The Counties: I love the mystery of dark-coloured cars
    I have always loved sports utility vehicles (SUVs) that was one of the reasons I settled on it. Then, It has good ground clearance for off-road driving and its fuel consumption is good.
    10 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:00am

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  • Magerer wants barbaric ODM attackers arrested
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – ODM Executive Director Magerer Lang’at says what happened to him at Orange House on Thursday is ‘shameful and barbaric’ and has urged the police to expedite their investigations. Magerer who addressed a press conferen…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:15am
  • Burkina Faso president steps down, calls for elections
    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, Oct 31 – Burkina Faso’s embattled President Blaise Compaore announced on Friday that he was stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year rule that saw parliament set ablaze. H…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:14am
  • KNUT issues 30-day pay ultimatum
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has now given the government 30 days to conclude pay rise talks, after negotiations scheduled for Friday with the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) were cancelled indefinitely. KN…
    8 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:47am
  • Uhuru lays down 10-point security plan for Kenya
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has outlined his security agenda for the country when he opened a high level seminar on national security in Nairobi. In a 10-point statement that defines his vision for the country’s security, Pr…
    8 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:10am
  • Army official announces ouster of Burkina Faso president
    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, Oct 31 – An army official claimed on Friday that Burkina Faso’s embattled President Blaise Compaore had been ousted, prompting an outburst of cheers from protesters demanding his resignation. “As of today, Compaore is…
    8 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:08am
  • China executes man who killed toddler in parking row
    BEIJING, Oct 31 – A Chinese man who killed a two-year-old girl after a row with her mother over a parking space was executed on Friday, a court said. Han Lei was convicted of taking the child from her pram and throwing her to the ground after her m…
    10 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 7:52am
  • Protestors demand ‘immediate’ resignation of Burkina Faso leader
    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, Oct 31 – Tens of thousands of protesters on Friday demanded the “immediate” resignation of President Blaise Compaore, as the opposition urged followers to keep up the pressure after a day of unrest that saw parliament…
    10 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 7:47am
  • Bensouda to attend ICTR’s 20th anniversary in Arusha
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31, International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda will next week join other prosecutors in Arusha, Tanzania to attend the 20th anniversary of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR). Bensouda will join the o…
    11 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 6:22am
  • Lack of resources threat to police reforms – report
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31- A new report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime has identified lack of capacity and resources as a major challenge on the ongoing reforms in the National Police Service in Kenya. The report released on Friday reco…
    11 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 6:15am
  • Entire July police recruitment nullified
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – The High Court has nullified the entire recruitment of 10,000 police officers carried out on July 14, citing massive irregularities. Justice Isaac Lenaola subsequently directed the National Police Service Commission to cond…
    11 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 6:01am

NTV

Bull’s Eye: The Orange eviction partyIn Kenyan politics it seems one is only safer among enemies, at least you know what to expect. One Magerer thought he was among friends until tables were turned and next thing he knew, a surprise...
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 4:04pm
#BitterOrange: ODM executive director Magerer Lang’at says senior politicians behind evictionODM'S executive Director Magerer Lang'at has condemned Thursday's attack against him terming it barbaric .The ODM leader says that the assault against him demonstrates how a section of the...
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 4:03pm
Japanese firm Toyota Tsusho wins contract to design oil pipelineJapanese firm Toyota Tsusho Corporation has won a lucrative tender to handle the development of a crude oil pipeline network within the East African States. The feasibility study for the project...
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 4:01pm
High Court says police recruitment process riddled with graftThe High Court has nullified the entire police recruitment exercise of about 10000 officers, carried out in July this year across the country. In his ruling Justice Isaac Lenaola said the...
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00pm
National Security: Division in govt partly to blame for poor war on terrorCorruption is one of the key drivers of insecurity in the country says President Uhuru Kenyatta. At a high-level security seminar held on Friday that brought together all top security chiefs,...
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 3:59pm
Baringo Attacks: Tiaty MP Asman Kamama asks security forces to exercise neutralityThe chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Administration and National security Asman Kamama and West Pokot county senator John Lonyangapuo toured Pokot with an aim of preaching peace.
1 hour ago 31 Oct 14, 3:58pm

Daily Nation

The Star

  • Rwanda under-23 cancel Kenyan tour due to unavailability of Kasarani Gym
    Rwanda U-23 men’s national volleyball team have been forced to cancel their planned friendly matches against Kenya teams due to unavailability of venue at Safaricom Gymnasium at Kasarani. The Rwandese team coached by Paul Bitok was scheduled to pl…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Why this year’s Diwali celebrations were special
    I don’t celebrate my New Year after Diwali. My celebrations, if any, are usually held on the first of January. If I have to lean towards religious sentiment, then my New Year shall be celebrated annually on April 13. This year Diwali was very spec…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Ethiopians Here For Baringo Run
    Four Ethiopian athletes are among over 2000 runners expected at the 13th edition of the ABC Baringo Half Marathon set for tomorrow in Kabarnet, Baringo County. The four, two men and two women, were unveiled yesterday at a Nairobi hotel. They include…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Nyali residents host party to launch welfare association
    Nyali residents in Mombasa came together to form a new association that aims at promoting the business environment and living standards in the county at the Nyali Beach Hotel on Friday evening. The new entity, Nyali Business and Residents Associatio…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Bourse attracts new listing on GEMS unit
    CONSUMER goods maker Flame Tree Group commences trading at the Nairobi Securities Exchange next Thursday, after listing by way of introduction. It has priced the offer at Sh8 per share and will list 161.7 million shares, its entire share capital, va…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Nigerian women converge at Karura Forest
    The Association of Nigerian Women in Kenya (ANWIK) converged at the Karura Forest over the weekend to bond as well as plant trees. The event was aimed at conserving the environment and promoting the mutual relations between Kenya and Nigeria. It was…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Race on for South Coast Provincial League 'Golden Boot'
    KWALE County has two contestants gunning for the ‘Golden Boot’ in the South Coast Provincial League. As the league enters its home stretch this weekend, the ‘Golden Boot’ race is a two-horse race between Ukunda-based SS Assad FC’s striker…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Flamenco guitarist Ricardo Garcia wows Nairobians
    World famous flamenco guitarist Ricardo Garcia treated music lovers to a stunning performance at the National Museums of Kenya on Saturday evening. Ricardo Garcia, who was on his fourth visit to the country, was accompanied by flamenco dancer Yasmin…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • HF builds up third quarter profit to Sh720m
    Housing Finance group has grown its after-tax profit by 6.5 per cent for the nine-month period ended September 30, boosted by product diversification and loan book growth. HF posted a Sh719.78 million in net profit for the period compared to Sh676.1…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Conservancy erects new measures to fight poaching
    Increased poaching of wildlife is forcing wildlife conservancies in Kenya to invest heavily in cutting-edge security systems to tame the illicit trade. The systems include armed patrols, informer networks, specialised armed teams, aircraft and track…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Tourism lull shows up in lenders' books - CBK report
    Impact of the ailing tourism sector has finally caught up with lenders as borrowing slows, Central Bank’s third quarter data show, indicating that business has not returned to normalcy yet. Out of 11 cluster sectors to which banks extended credit…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Spotted Friday
    Lawyers Kethi Kilonzo and Fred Ojiambo having lunch together at the Fairview Hotel in Nairobi on Wednesday.Read more about Spotted FridayComments
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Manchester Salver golf circuit headed to Eldoret Club tomorrow
    ELDORET Golf Club is set to host the penultimate leg of the Manchester Salver golf circuit tomorrow. The event has attracted over 90 golfers from all parts of the country and the winner of the series will automatically qualify for Kenya Open tournam…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • The other side of the Nairobi Stanchart Marathon
    Take a run in the writer’s shoes to see the true colours of a 42km race If you want to know how lonely running a marathon is, picture yourself in this year’s Nairobi Stanchart Marathon. Out of the 17,000 participants from 55 countries in six cat…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Timbe admits Sofapaka's remaining two matches will not be a walk in the park
    Having thrown the title race wide open after they downed closest challengers and league leaders Gor Mahia over the weekend, Sofapaka coach Sam Timbe has said the toughest part of the league race still remains ahead for his club. Sofapaka stunned Gor…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Baringo revives crocodile lake after its 'death' in 2007
    In its hey days, Lake Kamnarok Reserve in Baringo hosted more than 10,000 crocodiles, priding itself as having the second biggest holding capacity in Africa after Lake Chad. The lake was the main watering point for wild animals including more than 5…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Equity says 200,000 have signed up for mobile money
    EQUITY Bank yesterday said it has “quietly” registered over 200,000 customers on its mobile money trans- fer platform, Equitel, in the ongoing rollout. Chief executive James Mwangi said daily registration has been “in thousands” peaking at 6…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • How villagers use goat intestines to predict drought
    After a day-long trek across the hot and dusty area, everybody gets a hot cup of tea. “Today we want to eat early. Who is in charge of slaughtering the goat? Come over and do your work,” says a dark, tall man with a sharp sword tied to his waist…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Youth investment held back by lack of funding - survey
    MAJORITY of youth want to venture into long term investments for financial prosperity but lack financing options, according to a study. Half of the 7,000 respondents sampled in the Barclays Africa prosper report, cited the lack of opportunities and…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Fact Box
    Modern weather forecasting involves a combination of computer models, observations, and a knowledge of trends and patterns. By using these methods, reasonable accurate forecasts can be made up to seven days in advance. The experts collect as much da…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • DTB secures a Sh2.68 billion loan for SME lending
    MEDIUM-sized lender Diamond Trust Bank has acquired a Sh2.68 billion ($30 million) loan from PROPARCO, a subsidiary of French Development Agency, to support its growth strategy. DTB said in a statement the seven-year international loan at an undiscl…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Embu unveils mega wind power plans
    Embu county has finalised plans to construct one of Kenya’s biggest wind-farms. The Sh7 billion (US$78.3m) projects will occupy 72 hectares of land around Kianjiru Hill in Mbeere South sub-county, Embu Governor Nyaga Wambora said. US energy firm,…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • So who are the real beneficiaries from the Kenyan football?
    I’m quite angry this week; at a lot of things; so excuse me if my thought process is all over the place. I love watching the English Premier League. I love the Uefa Champions League and last weekend’s El Classico was one match I wouldn’t have…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Samsung launches Galaxy Note 4 in Kenya
    The new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was launched in the Kenyan market yesterday. Blending an evolved S Pen as well as superior viewing, the Note 4 provides users with the most unique and powerful mobile experience in this category. “The Galaxy Note seri…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • FIBA Africa announce dates for Africa Club Champs
    FIBA Africa have released dates for next month’s women’s Africa Club Championships in Tunisia. Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) secretary Vitalis Gode yesterday said the event will now take place from November 28 to December 7 in Tunis. Kenya w…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Fans slam Redsan and Nyla's new video
    The new music video by Redsan and Jamaican beauty Nyla dubbed Touch Me There is receiving both good and bad reviews. Fans have taken to slamming the exotic music video that was shot across two continents and directed by Kenyan music video directors…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • 40-Plus side face Kawangare in Savlon semis
    40-PLUS men’s volleyball team face Kawangware in the semi-final of Savlon tournament slated for this weekend at the University on Nairobi (UoN) ground. 40-Plus side comprising volleyball coaches, won all their two pool matches after beating Homebo…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Simphiwe Dana to perform in Nairobi
    Renown South African Afro-soul singer Simphiwe Dana (below) will perform in Nairobi during the fourth edition of Koroga Festival slated for November 9 at the Arboretum. “All roads lead to Nairobi this November. We are doing Pan African tings. Join…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • KPL Tell Off Bosses
    The Kenyan Premier League (KPL) are demanding for respect for the rule of law of the game in the wake of the recent supremacy contests between them and the Football Kenya Federation over matters concerning the management of the top flight league. Th…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Jimmy Dludlu to mentor Kenyan kids
    King of jazz guitar Jimmy Dludlu will be in Nairobi on December 5 for a jazz concert sponsored by Safaricom. However, during his brief stay, Jimmy will take time off to give a talk to young upcoming jazz musicians on how to make money through music.…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Relief For Big Two
    FKF not to effect Gor and Leopards fans ban until appeals are heard The Football Kenya Federation have suspended their order banning fans from the remainder of Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards matches this season following fan trouble. After the chaotic s…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Kenya 15s set to play British Universities select side early next year
    The Kenya 15 aside team is lined up to play British University select early next year as part of their preparations for the Vodacom Cup in South Africa. Kenya Ruby Union (KRU) chairman Mwangi Muthee said the British University Select will offer idea…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • My ex-girlfriend had problems with her menses
    Hello Valentine, Thanks for being such a great help with your advice. Reading your columns has really helped me improve sexually. Now my ex-girlfriend used to have problems with her menses… sometimes they would come in blood clot form, other times…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:00am
  • Nurses say no more strikes
    The Kenya National Union of Nurses Kiambu branch has said it will no longer call for strikes, but use dialogue to solve problems. On Wednesday, the union’s Kiambu branch leaders met their national counterparts in Thika town and resolved to avoid s…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Ngong cops and KDF row over soldier
    KENYA Defence Forces from Kibiko camp and police officers clashed in Ngong town on Tuesday night. This is after the police shot in the air to protect a soldier in their custody. The KDF officer had been arrested in Ngong town and locked at up at the…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Two admit illegal logging
    Two men have pleaded guilty to cutting indigenous trees in Arabuko Sokoke Forest. Ngandi Mwalimu and Douglas Ngala committed the offence on October 26. They are accused of having four beams of Mubwangazembe (hamenae verucosa), an indigenous tree spe…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Border wars cause Turkana insecurity - locals
    SOME Turkana residents have asked the government to address boundary issues in the county. Joshua Angelei of Turkana Proffesional Quakers said Turkana ,Baringo and West Pokot communities have been in conflict for many years . Speaking to the press i…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Man denies murder charge
    A man was yesterday charged with murder at the High Court in Malindi. Safari Benjamin alias Owilo is accused of killing Gharama Ware on November 14 last year at Polytechnic village in Marafa division. The accused, who was represented, denied the cha…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Wambui warns of Facebook con
    Othaya MP Mary Wambui has warned residents of fraudsters using her name to con people on Facebook. “It has been brought to my attention that a fake Facebook account purporting to be me has been asking people to send money in promise for jobs. Kind…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Hospital offers free treatment
    Hundreds of Wundanyi residents on Wednesday received free medical treatment at the Wesu subcounty hospital. The move is part of the county government’s health rapid results initiative. Previously, the hospital was ignored by locals due to poor ser…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Mombasa receives Sh2 billion for water
    THE Mombasa government has received Sh2 billion from the World Bank and the Royal Dutch government to provide water in slums. Environment executive Fatma Awale said the World Bank donated Sh1.3 billion and the Dutch government Sh704 million for the…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Debate on Kiambu headquarters rages
    The delay in moving Kiambu county headquarters from Thika town has angered the county assembly. The headquarters were to be moved to Kiambu town, which is more convenient for residents. Assembly majority leader Patrick Chege yesterday was directed t…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Man sickened by bad beef
    NAROK: A man from Mulot is admitted at Longisa County Referral Hospital after eating the meat of a cow that is suspected to have been suffering from anthrax. He ate the beef on Tuesday. County director of public health Daniel Sironga started swellin…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Mum accused of abortion
    NYERI A pregnant woman in Tetu who allegedly aborted on Wednesday will be prosecuted. Neighbours found the mother-of-two unconscious and took her to Nyeri Provincial General Hospital, where she is admitted. The woman, 36, lives in a single rental ro…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Lift shoot-to-kill order, Kimaiyo told
    WEST Pokot Governor Simon Kachapin has criticised Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo’s shoot-to-kill order. Kimaiyo directed security agents in Pokot, Turkana and Baringo to follow the order when their lives are endangered during an operati…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Ahadi Kenya treats pupils
    About 400 pupils of Mpirani Primary School, Ganze, have been treated for jiggers. Ahadi Kenya Trust official Susan Karanja said the organisation was informed about the problem a few weeks ago. She was speaking in the school after treating the pupils…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • New museums in subcounties
    The county government will put up a museum and a cultural centre in each of the five subcounties. Deputy Governor Stephen Mutai said the community’s artefacts need to be preserved. He was speaking during a cultural fete at Bomet Stadium yesterday.…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Technial University students appeal to CS over expulsion
    A students’ union has written to Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi to protest against the expulsion of three of its leaders. The three were expelled for allegedly organising and taking part in riots on September 30 over the university’s…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Woman nabbed with 1,000 litres of chang'aa
    Naivasha police are holding a woman who was found ferrying 1,000 litres of chang’aa. Residents were alerted by the smell of chang’aa, which was heavily covered. The suspect was nabbed when the car she was using to transport the alcohol broke dow…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Vegetables yield boon for Busia
    FARMER'S groups in Busia county have urged the county government to find them market for their traditional vegetables. Group members said the supply is higher than the demand after good rains. The groups are beneficiaries of the USAid supported Keny…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Migori suit over 'slander'
    A former executive in Migori county government has said he will sue his former colleague over an alleged gun drama. Speaking to the Star yesterday, Erastus Nyamori said he will open slander charges against Tobias Nyakinye. The two lost their jobs du…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • 19% mothers still deliver at home
    About 19 per cent of women in Kiambu county deliver babies at home due to lack of health facilities, the county government has said. Health executive Dr Jonah Mwangi said women deliver at home because health facilities near them are not well equippe…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Star reporter held by cops
    POLICE in Kisumu on Wednesday arrested the Star correspondent Justus Ochieng and detained him for eight hours. Ochieng was arrested by three CID officers at Kisumu central police station. He was arrested when he went to follow up on a case where thr…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Nyandarua launches floodlights at Ol Kalou to boost security, economy
    Nyandarua Governor Daniel Waithaka has urged residents to support Nyumba Kumi and fight crime. He said crime is on the rise because youth are abusing drugs and engaging in immoral behaviour. Waithaka spoke on Wednesday in Ol Kalou town, where he lau…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Unicef opens two boreholes
    Residents of Nayera A and B villages in Bunyala subcounty have praised the United Nations Children's Fund for rescuing them from persistent water shortage. Unicef has sunk boreholes in the villages through the Abakhaye Supa Women Self Help Group who…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Majority leader faces removal
    LAIKIPIA Some MCAs are collecting signatures to remove majority leader Ephraim Kamakia. A source told the Star 15 out of 23 MCAs have already signed. They accuse Kamakia of working with the government instead of providing oversight. “We are busy p…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Be objective, journalists told
    The Siaya government has said it will not compromise the work of local journalists as long as their reporting is fair and objective. Deputy Governor Ouma Onyango said as much as the county government is advocating for press freedom, journalists shou…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Lamu land payout delayed
    Lamu leaders have accused Lands Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu of interfering with and delaying the Lapsset project compensation process. Speaking in Lamu town on Wednesday, Lamu East MP Ali Sharif said restarting the identification process is a de…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Homa Bay Governor disburses Sh40 million bursaries
    HOMA Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti on Wednesday launched the disbursement of Sh40 million bursaries. “I remind MCAs that the public is watching how the beneficiaries will be selected. The process should be above board,” he said. Awiti said the kitt…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am
  • Kwale residents demand Sh0.5bn from mining firm
    RESIDENTS of Kwale county want a mining company to pay a Sh500,000 million debt. “We want Base Titanium to pay the Kwale government. Next week we will meet to plan a demonstration,” Msambweni politician Richard Onsongo said. Speaking to the Star…
    14 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 3:00am

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News24 Kenya

The People

  • State releases Sh8billion for CDF projects
    By Mercy Mwai @wangumarci The government has released the first tranche of Sh8 billion to the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Board for distribution to the 290 constituencies. Majority Leader Aden Duale said the money will only be disbursed to c…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • How cookie crumbled on fifth term bid
    By People Team @peopledailyke Blaise Compaore, the long-serving president of Burkina Faso, took power in a coup in 1987 but quickly swapped the “democratic revolution’s” Marxist ideals for authoritarian rule. The 63-year-old may have been re-e…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • What a contrast! Political science and Political reality
    The post What a contrast! Political science and Political reality appeared first on People Daily.
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Kenyan umpire best in ITF course
    TENNIS: Kenyan Anne Wambui (right) is the top female umpire in the region after beating all in the ITF sponsored umpire training course held in Sharma El Sheikh, Egypt. The week-long event saw many participants from Africa seek the Level Two certifi…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Knut calls for end to violence
    By Winstone Chiseremi @Wchiseremi The Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut), North Rift branch has called on the national government to secure all public schools situated in bandit-prone areas against attacks by armed raiders operating in the regi…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Goodies of planned SGR starts to trickle down
    By Milliam Murigi @PeopleDailyKe Communities living along the route of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) have already started benefitting from the planned multi-billion shilling project as the contractor finalises construction infrastructure. China R…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Love is all fun and games
    Couples rekindle the fire in their relationship in an enjoyable, bonding way By Wambui Muriithi @wambuiMN “Let’s play a game, you and me,” you tell your spouse. You must be thinking “Scrabble, Monopoly? Are you joking!” Hold on, I’m talk…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Region set to rise from gloom
    By Eric Juma @PeopleDailyKe A year after embracing devolution system of government in Kenya, Siaya county is yet to show improvement in the health sector. Some of the health facilities such as Bondo Sub-county Hospital does not have enough beds, dru…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • KQ Golf Safari tees off at Railways
    GOLF: The fourth edition of Kenya Airways Golf Safari tees off today at the Railway Club in a rejigged format that will see the tournament revolve across the globe before coming back to Kenya for a grand finale. Winners in every local round of the s…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm
  • Scandalous political regimes doing harm to the youth
    By Esther Muchiri From November 26 to 29 this year, something good for university students will take place in Johannesburg. A forum for university students who want to develop leadership skills to help influence the future of the world as well as es…
    26 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 5:00pm

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Thousands Of People To Be Displaced By SGR Project Yet To Be CompensatedWhen the standard gauge railway project was launched last year, the event was marked by pomp and colour, amid high expectations that it will enhance the economy prospects of the country and...
2 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:59pm
KNUT Gives Gov't 30-Day Ultimatum To Resolve Ongoing ImpasseParents of school going children should brace themselves for yet another teachers' strike at the beginning of January 2015 after talks between the teachers unions KUPPET and KNUT and the Teachers ...
3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:36pm
State Agencies Sensitize Communities On Standard Gauge RailwayA number of land owners have complained of being left out of the list of those earmarked for compensation to give way for the standard gauge railway. This has prompted the Kenya railways, the...
3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:32pm
Group Of Radical Muslim Youth Take Over Mombasa's Masjid SwafaaA group of radical muslim youths in Mombasa county have yet again taken over a mosque in Mwandoni area in Kisauni, and ejected the resident Imam Sheikh Hassan Juma Rashid. The action has ...
3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:27pm
Attack by ODM Youth Was Barbaric And Cowardly, Says MagererThe future of ODM Executive Director Magerer Lang'at remains uncertain ahead of the party's national executive committee meeting on tuesday next week which he will not attend. at a press...
3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:21pm

allAfrica Kenya News

  • Sanergy Brings Sanitation to the Forefront
    [UNDP]New York/Nairobi -Social enterprise Sanergy has announced its plan to join the Business Call to Action (BCtA). Sanergy brings its expertise in providing affordable and sustainable solutions for tackling the sanitation issue in Africa. The compa…
    44 mins ago 31 Oct 14, 4:42pm
  • Sex and Labour Child Trafficking On Rise in Kenyan Cities - Experts
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation]Nairobi -Trafficking of Kenyan children from impoverished villages to towns and cities for domestic labour, sex work and to beg is on the rise, experts said, with most victims being adolescent girls.
    3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:57pm
  • Solar Lamps Help Kenyan Villagers Become Nocturnal to Escape Heat
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation]Atheley -As the sun sets in Atheley, bringing a cool breeze, this drought-stricken village in northern Kenya breaks out in a flurry of activity.
    3 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:56pm
  • KNUT Issues 30-Day Pay Ultimatum
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has now given the government 30 days to conclude pay rise talks, after negotiations scheduled for Friday with the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) were cancelled indefinitely.
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:43am
  • Gor, Sofapaka - Who Will Blink First?
    [Capital FM]Nairobi. Kenya -The mass exodus of Green Army and Ingwe fans to the western part of the country began in earnest on Friday amid the disorderly climax of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) that has two rounds to go.
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:42am
  • Magerer Wants Barbaric ODM Attackers Arrested
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -ODM Executive Director Magerer Lang'at says what happened to him at Orange House on Thursday is 'shameful and barbaric' and has urged the police to expedite their investigations.
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:41am
  • Kenya's Mobile Money Users Decline By 0.5 Percent
    [CIO]The number of mobile money transfer subscriptions declined by 0.5 per cent to stand at 26.6 million subscriptions down from 26.7 million (indicating a drop of 100,000 subscribers) recorded last quarter according to the Communications Authority o…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:41am
  • Uhuru Lays Down 10-Point Security Plan for Kenya
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has outlined his security agenda for the country when he opened a high level seminar on national security in Nairobi.
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:41am
  • Airtel Kenya Shops to Stock Iphone 6, Iphone 6 Plus From November 14
    [CIO]Airtel Kenya has announced that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available from its shops from November 14, 2014.
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:06am
  • Baringo County Speaker Charged Over Incitement
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -Baringo County Assembly Speaker Kassait Kamket together with two County Assembly Members have been charged with incitement following recent attacks that rocked the area.
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:50am
  • Kenya's Civil Society Denies Calling for Sanctions Over Kenyatta's ICC Case
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]A section of the Kenyan civil society has stated that the three NGO representatives who held a press conference at UN headquarters in New York on 10 October 2014 did not call for ICC member states to impose sanctions on Kenya…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:44am
  • Kenyans Behaving Badly At the ICC
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]Last week on Wednesday, the unfathomable happened: President Uhuru Kenyatta personally attended his ICC status conference. Under similar circumstances, most nations would hang their heads in shame, but the Kenyan supporters wh…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:44am
  • Why I Welcomed Kenyatta When He Returned From the ICC
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]Isaac Juma whose nickname is 'Ingwe' (Luyha for leopard) is famous for his undying support for AFC Leopards and the national football team, Harambee Stars. But recently, he made an appearance at a different type of occasion -…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:44am
  • Kenya Sweats Over Jeptoo's Doping Claims
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -Athletics Kenya (AK) is in anxious wait for official communication from international authorities on damning reports an A-sample of one the country's biggest female marathon stars, Rita Jeptoo, has failed an out of competition dr…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:37am
  • Entire July Police Recruitment Nullified
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -The High Court has nullified the entire recruitment of 10,000 police officers carried out on July 14, citing massive irregularities.
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:37am
  • Equity Bank Restructuring to Form New Holding Company
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -Equity Bank Group has announced restructuring plans that will see it form a new holding company and subsidiaries before the end of the year.
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:36am
  • Bensouda to Attend ICTR's 20th Anniversary in Arusha
    [Capital FM]International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda will next week join other prosecutors in Arusha, Tanzania to attend the 20th anniversary of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR).
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:34am
  • Lack of Resources Threat to Police Reforms - Report
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -A new report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime has identified lack of capacity and resources as a major challenge on the ongoing reforms in the National Police Service in Kenya.
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:32am
  • Jubilee Plots to Pull Kenya Out of ICC
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]Today - during the 'Is Kenya on Trial at the ICC' debate organized by Change Associates - some legislatures from the ruling Jubilee Coalition revealed that they are working on a new mechanism to pull Kenya out of the Rome Stat…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28am
  • This Man Matsanga
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]He is not Kenyan and his UK-educated children were not affected by Kenya's 2007/2008 post-election violence. Why then is a British-Ugandan lawyer so interested in the ICC cases regarding President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy Ru…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28am
  • Reformed Kalenjin Youth Say They Regret Their Actions During Kenya's 2007/8 PEV
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]Peace and reconciliation initiatives by the church transformed the lives of Kipkemboi and Kipkiyeng. They say the government should fairly distribute youth funds to change Kenya's long tradition of politicians inciting jobless…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28am
  • How Peace Recording Appeal Turned Me Into an ICC Proxy Witness
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]ICC suspect journalist Joshua arap Sang's ex-colleague narrates how the government's ban on live broadcasts at the beginning of January 2008, inspired KASS FM's staff to record and broadcast peace messages. A recording of the…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28am
  • Airtel Kenya to Stock Iphone 6 and Iphone 6 Plus
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with over 300 million customers across operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa has announced it will offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancemen…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:11am
  • Liquid Telecom's U.S. $4.5 Million Fibre Network Connects Kenya's 25 Agricultural Research Centres
    [CIO]Liquid Telecom Kenya has installed a Kshs 400 million (US $4.5 million) fibre optic network which connects 25 Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO) centres, enabling the country's agricultural research institutions to us…
    13 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 4:42am
  • Kenya Revives Reconciliation Efforts in Mandera, Wajir
    [Sabahi]Kenya's National Commission for Integration and Cohesion (NCIC) will launch an initiative to broker peace between clans in Mandera and Wajir, Kenya's The Standard reported Thursday (October 30th).
    16 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:40am
  • Kenyan Lawmakers to Question Kimaiyo On Lamu Curfew
    [Sabahi]Kenyan lawmakers on Wednesday (October 29th) asked Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo to appear before a parliamentary committee next week to explain his decision to extend the Lamu County curfew, Kenya's The Standard reported.
    16 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:40am
  • Magerer in Trouble for Saying Raila 'Should Retire'
    [Capital FM]Nairobi -Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party Executive Director Magerer Lang'at was roughed up and ejected from a parliamentary group meeting held on Thursday after he remarked that the party leader Raila Odinga should resign from poli…
    16 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:36am
  • President Kenyatta and Deputy President Consoles Governor Ruto's Family
    [Kenya Presidency]Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto this afternoon visited the family of Governor Isaac Ruto and consoled them following the demise of his daughter Engineer Emmy Chepng'etich Ruto.
    16 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:59am
  • First Lady Speech At Turkana During Handing Over of 8th Beyond Zero Mobile Clinic to Turkana County
    [Kenya Presidency]Distinguished Guests,
    16 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:59am
  • Speech By PS Mr. Joseph Tiampati During the Launch of Techno Brain Headquarters
    [Govt of Kenya]Nairobi -Distinguished Guests,
    17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:33am

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  • Moon: Employ ICT to tackle development challenges
    By KBC Reporter The United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon, has called for the use of information communication technology-ICT to tackle emerging development challenges. Speaking when he visited and interacted with the young Kenyan technology…
    5 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:49pm
  • EU commits to ratify EPAs by January
    By O’Brien Kimani Kenyan exporters to the European Union will continue paying import taxes despite Kenya and European Union reaching an consensus on the Economic Partnership Agreement mid this month. The European Union says it is fast-tracking the…
    5 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 12:35pm
  • Eurozone inflation edges up to 0.4%
    By BBC Inflation in the eurozone rose slightly in October, giving some hope that the spectre of deflation can be staved off. The flash inflation figure of 0.4% for October was up from 0.3% in September, Eurostat said. The services sector was the bigg…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:49am
  • Kenya Airways Golf Safari 2014-15 kicks off
    By Bernard Okumu The Kenya Airways Golf Safari 2014-15 has been launched and will kick off Friday. The Championship will see 28 tournaments being held in Africa, Asia and Europe over the next five months. The series which tees off at Railways Golf Cl…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:45am
  • Rita Jeptoo fails test A
    By Kennedy Langat Boston and Chicago Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo is reported to have failed an out of competition test administered last month. According to US web Runblogrun the results of the ‘A’ Sample test which was done last month was posi…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:34am
  • Ethiopia withdraws from hosting 2014 CECAFA, Senior Cup
    By Kennedy Langat Ethiopia has withdrawn from hosting the 2014 CECAFA, Senior Challenge Cup due to domestic commitments. The tournament was scheduled to kick off from 24th of next month to 9th December but according to CECAFA, Secretary General Nicho…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:12am
  • Wenger concerned about Twitter
    By BBC Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he is concerned by his players’ use of social media site Twitter. QPR defender Rio Ferdinand was recently banned for three games and fined £25,000 because of a tweet he posted. In his news conference on Fri…
    6 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:04am
  • Burkina Faso’s president resigns
    By BBC Burkina Faso’s President Blaise Compaore has announced his resignation, following violent protests at his attempt to extend his 27-year rule. Mr Compaore issued a statement saying the presidency was now vacant and urging elections within 90…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:54am
  • First Lady: Empower women to protect them from harm
    By PSCU First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called for more action to increase the role of women in decision making processes. The First Lady said a bigger role for women both at the family level and the wider society will help them avoid falling victim…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:22am
  • Uhuru lays down his vision for the country’s security
    By PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday outlined his security agenda for the country when he opened a high level seminar on national security in Nairobi. In a ten-point statement that defines his vision for the country’s security, President Kenyatt…
    7 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:08am

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