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Sun, 09/28/2014 02:18 PM | By Mwakilishi

Former VP Kalonzo Musyoka has made a passionate appeal to the Chinese entrepreneurs to choose Kenya as their preferred tourism and investment destination.

Kalonzo sa...

Sun, 09/28/2014 03:42 AM | By Mwakilishi

A three-judge Bench has announced October 15 as the date for the ruling on whether to allow or strike out a case in which a former Kampala International University student...

Sun, 09/28/2014 03:36 AM | By Mwakilishi

After mounting pressure and blame games that enough is not being done to contain the Al Shabaab, the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has come up with new strategies that are suc...

Sun, 09/28/2014 03:31 AM | By Mwakilishi

Deputy President William Ruto’s United Republican Party (URP) is in dilemma over whether to discipline Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto who has defied its directive to abandon the...

Sat, 09/27/2014 06:16 PM | By Mwakilishi

The number of police officers deployed to guard top politicians, senior government officials and county chiefs has almost doubled in the last one year, investigations by th...

Sat, 09/27/2014 05:01 PM | By Mwakilishi

Cord leader Raila Odinga cancelled a planned referendum campaign tour of Lamu County on Saturday because of security concerns and the ongoing police curfew in area, the Sun...

Sat, 09/27/2014 04:57 PM | By Mwakilishi

Governors will abandon the Pesa Mashinani campaign if Parliament passes a law guaranteeing counties more cash, chairman Isaac Ruto said on Saturday.

Mr Ruto said the...

Sat, 09/27/2014 03:46 PM | By Mwakilishi

A third prosecution witness at the International Criminal Court has said his earlier statements against Deputy President William Ruto and former radio presenter Joshua Sang...

Sat, 09/27/2014 12:47 PM | By Mwakilishi

Watch the entire “TERROR AT THE MALL” documentary, which weaves together footage from over 100 CCTV cameras from the mall and witness accounts on the September 21, 2013 ter...

Sat, 09/27/2014 09:52 AM | By Mwakilishi

At least 40 students from Ulanda Girls High School in Migori County were injured in a stampede on Friday night following explosion in their classrooms caused by a power sur...

Sat, 09/27/2014 03:15 AM | By Mwakilishi

David is a Third Year student at the University of Nairobi. When he reported to the institution for the first time, he used to wonder what the blinking lights at dark corne...

Sat, 09/27/2014 03:05 AM | By Mwakilishi

A new report has called on the government to step up its efforts to prevent the Al-Shabaab militant group from taking advantage of local historical grievances to advance th...

Sat, 09/27/2014 02:56 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya’s constitution is one of the most progressive in the world and those seeking to amend it should first allow its full implementation, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said...

Fri, 09/26/2014 01:59 PM | By Mwakilishi

At least five people have been reported injured following a grenade explosion in Garissa.

The blast reportedly occurred along Ngamia One Road in the town.

The...

Fri, 09/26/2014 12:07 PM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta were among world dignitaries that were hosted by US President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama at a reception in Ne...

Fri, 09/26/2014 11:25 AM | By Mwakilishi

A case filed by Chief Justice Willy Mutunga’s ex-wife, Prof Beverle Michele Lax, demanding payment of Sh150,000 in maintenance as directed by a divorce court may not have b...

Fri, 09/26/2014 08:55 AM | By Mwakilishi

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on Thursday the appointment of a Kenyan as assistant secretary-general for human resources management.

Ca...

Fri, 09/26/2014 12:26 AM | By Mwakilishi

Former President Daniel arap Moi is locked in another land dispute where a widow is seeking the former Head of State to return her late husband’s 53 acres of prime land in...

Fri, 09/26/2014 12:17 AM | By Mwakilishi

Governors’ spouses should not be referred to by the title ‘First Lady’. In a letter to Transition Authority chairman Kinuthia Wamwangi, Attorney General Githu Muigai furthe...

Thu, 09/25/2014 04:50 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya’s First Family, pictured at the ongoing 69th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York.

President Uhuru Kenyatta has spoken at various sessions at the...

Thu, 09/25/2014 01:20 PM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta has requested the International Criminal Court to excuse him from attending the status conference on October 8.

In the alternative, Presiden...

Thu, 09/25/2014 11:50 AM | By Mwakilishi

US ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec has maintained that the relationship between the US and the Kenyan governments is stronger than ever before. Godec said that the friends...

Thu, 09/25/2014 09:16 AM | By Mwakilishi

A section of Siaya leaders have condemned the alleged assault of journalists by Siaya Governor Cornel Rasanga.

Speaking to The Standard yesterday, Rev Kenneth Wachia...

Thu, 09/25/2014 09:08 AM | By Mwakilishi

The Machakos county assembly has told Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka to keep off its affairs. The assembly asked Kalonzo to focus instead on strengthening his party ahe...

Thu, 09/25/2014 02:43 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya will launch digital driving licences and new generation number plates within 18 months in an effort to curb reckless driving after signing a deal with Chinese firm Hu...

Thu, 09/25/2014 02:34 AM | By Mwakilishi

Terrorism is threatening Kenya's efforts to deepen and sustain its democracy, President Uhuru Kenyatta told the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday....

Thu, 09/25/2014 02:29 AM | By Mwakilishi

Council of Governors ( CoG) Chairman Isaac Ruto risks being expelled from the United Republican Party if he fails to account for Sh184 million questioned by Auditor General...

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Registration for the 2016 U.S. Diversity Visa Program, popularly known as “Green Card Lottery”, is now open. Registration opened at 12: 00pm EDT and runs through November 3rd, 2014 at 12:00pm EST.

The program is run the by U.S. State Depart...

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Watch the entire “TERROR AT THE MALL” documentary, which weaves together footage from over 100 CCTV cameras from the mall and witness accounts on the September 21, 2013 terrorist attack of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi. The siege left 71people dea...

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United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on Thursday the appointment of a Kenyan as assistant secretary-general for human resources management.

Carole Wainaina brings to her new post “a wealth of global experience at vari...

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WATCH a recorded video of the reception of H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta with Kenyans living in the Diaspora, which took place on Thursday, September 25th in New York.

The event took place Grand Hyatt New York, located at 109 East 42nd Stre...

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