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Wed, 10/22/2014 12:14 AM | By Mwakilishi

The government has bought three scanners that will enhance Ebola screening at key border points of entry.

The devices, which will be deployed to the Busia, Malaba an...

Wed, 10/22/2014 12:01 AM | By Mwakilishi

The Kenya Revenue Authority is to conduct a lifestyle audit of its employees as it seeks to weed out corrupt individuals from its ranks.

The exercise will seek to ev...

Tue, 10/21/2014 07:57 PM | By Mwakilishi

Scores of MPs have been stopped from spending millions of shillings in taxpayers money on constituency projects that could be seen as vehicles for political patronage or at...

Tue, 10/21/2014 02:42 PM | By Mwakilishi

Members of the Kisumu County Assembly on Tuesday evening impeached Speaker Ann Adul over claims of gross misconduct.

In the vote, 39 members of the assembly voted in...

Tue, 10/21/2014 10:57 AM | By Mwakilishi

The International Criminal Court has warned the Kenyan government against leaking classified filings to the media in the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Trial...

Tue, 10/21/2014 10:50 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenyans who have been stranded in Liberia following the Ebola outbreak will be flown in next week, the Foreign Affairs ministry said on Tuesday. The ministry said evacuatio...

Tue, 10/21/2014 08:54 AM | By Mwakilishi

Some ODM leaders are planning to ask their leader Raila Odinga to consider backing someone else in 2017.

The leaders, a dozen in number, include Senators and MPs and...

Tue, 10/21/2014 12:39 AM | By Mwakilishi

Dozens of Kenyans stranded in Liberia and Sierra Leone following the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa have called on the government to facilitate their evacuation. Desperat...

Tue, 10/21/2014 12:32 AM | By Mwakilishi

US televangelist Pat Robertson has apologized for comments he made last week on his TV show The 700 Club.

Robertson caused a huge uproar among Kenyans after...

Tue, 10/21/2014 12:14 AM | By Mwakilishi

Mombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho scored his second victory in a week when the high court in Kampala overturned a decision to cancel his degree.

In April, the Uganda...

Tue, 10/21/2014 12:09 AM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday announced plans to cut off funding for terrorists and crack down on criminals in a no-nonsense Mashujaa Day speech delivered on the back of...

Mon, 10/20/2014 07:34 PM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday led Kenyans in marking Mashujaa Day celebrations, at a colorful event held at Nyayo National Stadium.

Watch the entire celebration...

Mon, 10/20/2014 12:23 PM | By Mwakilishi

The alcohol lining the 12-year-old Kenyan girl's stomach did nothing to quell her hunger pangs.

So when one of her mother's drunken customers, in the one-room drinki...

Mon, 10/20/2014 09:40 AM | By Mwakilishi

A Kenya Airways plane with 38 passengers on board from Delhi, India, had to make an emergency landing at Moi International Airport in Mombasa on Monday.

The plane wa...

Mon, 10/20/2014 08:22 AM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday led the country in marking the fifth Mashujaa Day celebrations with a promise of the country's potential to achieve the Vision 2030 by 20...

Mon, 10/20/2014 02:46 AM | By Mwakilishi

Sixty-two years ago today, hundreds of Kenyans were arrested by the British because they had demanded independence from colonial rule.

Among them, six names stood ou...

Mon, 10/20/2014 02:28 AM | By Mwakilishi

The three Ukambani governors have threatened to leave the Wiper Movement Party, accusing it of failing to protect them from county assembly members.

The governors, D...

Mon, 10/20/2014 02:22 AM | By Mwakilishi

Mystery surrounds the origin of an anonymous letter sent to the anti-graft agency accusing Deputy President William Ruto’s Chief of Staff, Ms Marianne Kitany, of corruption...

Sun, 10/19/2014 06:49 PM | By Mwakilishi

Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero clashed with Nyakach MP Aduma Owuor at the weekend over Luo Nyanza politics.

Mr Aduma accused Dr Kidero of waging a political war to su...

Sun, 10/19/2014 02:59 PM | By Mwakilishi

The remote Kiliboti village in Lugari Constituency, Kakamega County, has become a cesspool of incest, defilement, rape and abortion; with innocent minors, some younger than...

Sun, 10/19/2014 01:15 PM | By Mwakilishi

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Sunday launched the second edition of the 'First Lady’s Half Marathon' at the scenic Karura Forest, targeting to raise Sh 600m for her ‘Beyo...

Sun, 10/19/2014 09:28 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenyan troops killed five Al-Shabaab militants and recovered a car laden with explosives and six suicide vests.

The 11pm Saturday incident happened at Dolo, on the E...

Sun, 10/19/2014 09:18 AM | By Mwakilishi

Members of Parliament are turning parliamentary committees into a multi-million gravy train as they engage in often fruitless foreign pursuits in the name of seeking accoun...

Sun, 10/19/2014 02:05 AM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto yesterday paid former President Mwai Kibaki a visit at his office in Nyari, Nairobi, where they met for more than...

Sat, 10/18/2014 04:24 PM | By Mwakilishi

Tales of women who have been unable to return back home from Middle East countries after the Promised Land becomes unbearable have become the order of the day.

With...

Sat, 10/18/2014 04:06 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya's freelance photojournalist Joseph Mathenge is the Overall winner of the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Award 2014.

Mr Mathenge scooped the award for the p...

Sat, 10/18/2014 01:50 PM | By Mwakilishi

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday added his voice to the controversial Karen land saying anyone found responsible for fraud will not be spared.

In a statement, th...

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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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First Lady Margaret Kenyatta was on Friday named the 2014 United Nations Person of the Year.

Mrs Kenyatta received the award for her efforts in the Beyond Zero campaign during the United Nations Day celebrations at Gigiri, Nairobi.

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An Atlanta-based Kenyan businessman took the Ice Bucket challenge Friday and donated Sh1 million to the Beyond Zero Campaign which is spearheaded by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta.

Mr David Karangu, the CEO of Ivory Chevy Auto Sales Company,...

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