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Thu, 05/26/2016 08:41 AM | By Mwakilishi

A lawyer for Britain’s government argued Wednesday it was too late to claim damages for 40,000 Kenyans who say they were tortured and abused by colonial officials during a...

Thu, 05/26/2016 08:32 AM | By Mwakilishi

The High Court has declared an amendment seeking to give the president an upper hand in deciding country's next CJ null and void .

The declaration limits President U...

Thu, 05/26/2016 12:38 AM | By Mwakilishi

Members of the Nyeri County Assembly have rejected a proposal to increase Governor Nderitu Gachagua’s travel expenditure to Sh23 million, terming the county government’s Sh...

Thu, 05/26/2016 12:06 AM | By Mwakilishi

The ongoing vetting of senior police officers at the Coast yet again exposed how junior officers are required to remit cash to their bosses weekly.

The shocking reve...

Wed, 05/25/2016 05:28 PM | By Mwakilishi

A businessman has been awarded Sh250 million compensation for losses suffered during the 2007/08 post-election violence.

Mr Harjit Pandhal Singh leased 1,000 acres,...

Wed, 05/25/2016 12:17 PM | By Mwakilishi

Police announced Wednesday they had arrested two terror suspects linked to the ISIS network who were planning major attacks in Nairobi and Mombasa.

Kiguzo Mwangolo M...

Wed, 05/25/2016 11:33 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops killed 21 Al-Shabaab militants in Hawina, Somalia, on Monday.

The dead include a junior-level commander Salad Bart, who is believed...

Wed, 05/25/2016 08:47 AM | By Mwakilishi

The Range Rover Vogue belonging to Water and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has a debt of over Sh 6.5million with the taxman.

In a document presented be...

Wed, 05/25/2016 08:33 AM | By Mwakilishi

Cord has temporarily suspended demonstrations next Monday to give peace a chance, Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama has said.

Mr Muthama, the protests co-convener, sa...

Wed, 05/25/2016 12:46 AM | By Mwakilishi

Diplomats and religious leaders have urged an end to violence and pressed for dialogue to resolve the impasse on the election commission.

Ambassadors drawn from 12 W...

Wed, 05/25/2016 12:24 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenyans online descended on a university student mentioned in a television expose that traced the last moments of  slain businessman Jacob Juma.

Cheryl Kitonga...

Wed, 05/25/2016 12:14 AM | By Mwakilishi

The National Security Council believes Cord is planning a civilian coup and that its demands for the replacement of the IEBC Commissioners are a smoke screen.

The co...

Tue, 05/24/2016 06:09 PM | By Mwakilishi

New facts about controversial businessman Jacob Juma, whose bleeding body was found in a car in Karen early this month, paint the picture of a man of contradictions.

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Tue, 05/24/2016 04:14 PM | By Mwakilishi

Devolution and Planning Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has now taken over control of multi-billion regional authorities that were previously under the Ministry of Enviro...

Tue, 05/24/2016 04:02 PM | By Mwakilishi

Traffic police officers had a difficult time on Tuesday explaining huge amounts of money and transactions in their M-Pesa and bank accounts for the last three years, as the...

Tue, 05/24/2016 12:30 PM | By Mwakilishi

Several traffic police officers on Tuesday found themselves in hot soup after some failed to explain huge Mpesa transactions during a vetting exercise.

The Mombasa-b...

Tue, 05/24/2016 11:11 AM | By Mwakilishi

Former Housing minister Soita Shitanda is dead. The former Malava MP died at 2pm at the Nairobi Hospital where he was admitted in critical condition, a staff at the hospita...

Tue, 05/24/2016 10:56 AM | By Mwakilishi

Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi has said President Uhuru Kenyatta will be sorely held responsible if current impasse on IEBC degenerates into full-blown eth...

Tue, 05/24/2016 08:39 AM | By Mwakilishi

The government and the opposition should immediately hold dialogue with the IEBC, US ambassador to Kenya has said.

Via twitter on Monday evening, Robert Godec said,...

Tue, 05/24/2016 08:28 AM | By Mwakilishi

Narc Kenya leader Martha Karua has renewed her presidential bid ahead of the 2017 general elections and told other aspirants eyeing the top seat not to rule her out of the...

Tue, 05/24/2016 12:26 AM | By Mwakilishi

Cord co-principal and Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetang’ula has condemned police for arresting Senator Boni Khalwale for leading the anti-IEBC demos in Kakamega yesterday.

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Mon, 05/23/2016 02:51 PM | By Mwakilishi

Three people on Monday died — including two who had been shot — while at least 19 were arrested in increasingly violent protests called by the Opposition to drive out the e...

Mon, 05/23/2016 11:26 AM | By Mwakilishi

Police fired teargas at a convoy of vehicles carrying Cord leaders and their supporters who accompanied it on foot.

A water cannon truck later chased the cars in the...

Mon, 05/23/2016 08:56 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya has told the International Community to support its move to close the Dadaab refugee camp and channel finances in resettling the refugees back to Somalia.

Depu...

Mon, 05/23/2016 08:36 AM | By Mwakilishi

On person has been confirmed dead in Kisumu as the weekly protest by Cord against IEBC commissioners turned violent.

The deceased had been rushed to Aga Khan hospita...

Mon, 05/23/2016 02:35 AM | By Mwakilishi

Two Kenyan students were among the top innovators in the just concluded 2016 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Arizona, USA. Mansi Apte and Vishal Vekaria...

Mon, 05/23/2016 02:26 AM | By Mwakilishi

An underwear thief’s 40 days run out dramatically in Majengo area in Likuyani Sub County after he was caught grabbing the garments from a clothes line.

The 30-year-o...

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Petty Officer 1st Class Frida Karani, a Navy culinary specialist and 2016’s Armed Forces Chef of the Year, has a secret: she doesn’t like a kitchen that’s too peaceful.

The enlisted aide to the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff ear...

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“Wanjugu the Global Citizen”, a Kenyan in the Diaspora and the owner of the popular Youtube channel “Demystifying the Diaspora” addresses the issue of mental health in the Kenyan Diaspora community.

In the video below, Wanjugu discusses the...

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Starting March 15th, 2016, USA Permanent Residents visiting or transiting through Canada by air will be required to have an eTA (Electronic Travel Authorization) prior to traveling.

The new requirement only applies to visa-exempt foreign na...

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Why are Kenyans in the US isolating themselves from their own community, living like loners and sometimes even dying without anyone knowing about it?

A fellow Kenyan has some sound advice for you in the video below:

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