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Mama Sarah Obama Admitted to Hospital
Mama Sarah Obama Admitted to Hospital
Mama Sarah Obama has been admitted to Siaya County Referral Hospital. Sarah, who is the grandmother… read more...
Lawyer Assa Nyakundi Re-Arrested, to be Charged with Murder of 29-Year-Old Son
Lawyer Assa Nyakundi Re-Arrested, to be Charged with Murder of 29-Year…
Nairobi lawyer Assa Nyakundi, who is accused of killing his son Joseph Bogonko, was re-arrested on… read more...
US Embassy in Nairobi Now Accepting Payments through New Kenyan Currency
US Embassy in Nairobi Now Accepting Payments through New Kenyan Curren…
The United States Embassy in Nairobi says Kenyans seeking visa and other consulate services can now… read more...
US Announces Travel Ban for Corrupt Kenyans
US Announces Travel Ban for Corrupt Kenyans
The United States has begun implementing a travel ban on Kenyans implicated in corruption as well… read more...
Gov't Stops Hiring of Kenyan Public Servants on a Permanent Basis
Gov't Stops Hiring of Kenyan Public Servants on a Permanent Basis
The Public Service Commission (PSC) has suspended the hiring of civil servants on a permanent and… read more...
IAAF Used Me Like a Human Guinea Pig, South Africa Runner Caster Semenya Says
IAAF Used Me Like a Human Guinea Pig, South Africa Runner Caster Semen…
South African middle- distance runner Caster Semenya has taken a swipe at the International… read more...
Blogger Robert Alai Arrested for Posting Gory Photos of Cops Killed in Wajir IED Attack
Blogger Robert Alai Arrested for Posting Gory Photos of Cops Killed in…
Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested controversial… read more...
Nairobi Woman Rep. Esther Passaris Faces Eviction from Sh300 Million Kitisiru Home
Nairobi Woman Rep. Esther Passaris Faces Eviction from Sh300 Million K…
Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris is facing eviction from a multi-million-shilling house… read more...
Five Employees Arrested for Allegedly Digging Tunnel, Stealing Sh1.5 Million from Microfinance
Five Employees Arrested for Allegedly Digging Tunnel, Stealing Sh1.5 M…
Police on Sunday arrested five suspects in connection with the robbery of Sh1.5 million from a… read more...
Kenyan Woman Quarantined After Showing Ebola-Like Symptoms Tests Negative for the Deadly Virus
Kenyan Woman Quarantined After Showing Ebola-Like Symptoms Tests Negat…
A 36-year-old Kenyan woman who was quarantined at Kericho County Referral Hospital on Sunday… read more...
Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong’o to Honor His Late Mother's Wish by Becoming a Pastor
Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong’o to Honor His Late Mother's W…
Kisumu Governor Prof. Anyang Nyong’o announced he will enroll for theological studies in July.… read more...
Government Allays Fears of an Ebola Outbreak in Kenya
Government Allays Fears of an Ebola Outbreak in Kenya
The government through the Ministry of Health has allayed fears of an outbreak of Ebola in Kenya.… read more...
High Court Sets Aside Death Sentenced Handed to Two People Convicted of Violently Robbing President Uhuru Kin
High Court Sets Aside Death Sentenced Handed to Two People Convicted o…
The High Court has set aside a lower court's ruling that handed a death sentence to two people who… read more...
'I'm Not Your Boy You Thugs', Furious President Kenyatta Scolds Politicians Engaging in 2022 Politics
'I'm Not Your Boy You Thugs', Furious President Kenyatt…
President Kenyatta has taken a swipe at politicians engaging in premature 2022 politics. Speaking… read more...
Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for IED Attack that Killed 11 Kenyan Police Officers
Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for IED Attack that Killed 11 Kenyan…
Somalia-based Islamic terror group Al-Shabaab has reportedly claimed responsibility for Saturday's… read more...
Robbers Dig Tunnel into Kenyan Bank’s Strongroom, Make Away with Sh1.5 Million
Robbers Dig Tunnel into Kenyan Bank’s Strongroom, Make Away with Sh1.5…
A Kitui-based microfinance institution has lost Sh1.5 million following a Saturday night robbery.… read more...
Waiguru Dumps DP William Ruto, Accuses Him of Undermining President Uhuru
Waiguru Dumps DP William Ruto, Accuses Him of Undermining President Uh…
Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has ditched Deputy President William Ruto's camp. Governor Waiguru… read more...
Lawyer Kicked Out of Nairobi-Bound Flight Sues Kenya Airways
Lawyer Kicked Out of Nairobi-Bound Flight Sues Kenya Airways
A lawyer has sued Kenya Airways after he was allegedly thrown out of a Nairobi-bound flight. In a… read more...
Eight Kenyan Police Officers Killed in Wajir IED Attack
Eight Kenyan Police Officers Killed in Wajir IED Attack
Eight Kenyan police officers were killed after a vehicle they were traveling in ran over an… read more...
Lupita Nyong'o Attends Her Grandmother's Burial in Kisumu
Lupita Nyong'o Attends Her Grandmother's Burial in Kisumu
Kenyan-Mexican Hollywood actress Lupita Nyong’o on Friday attended the burial of her grandmother… read more...
Sonko Sues 'The Star' over Article Claiming He is HIV Positive
Sonko Sues 'The Star' over Article Claiming He is HIV Positi…
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has instituted a lawsuit against 'The Star' Newspaper for alleged… read more...
Magistrate Who Ordered Release of Kiambu Governor Waititu While on Sick Leave Sent Home
Magistrate Who Ordered Release of Kiambu Governor Waititu While on Sic…
Chief Justice David Maraga has suspended Kiambu Principal Magistrate Bryan Khaemba over gross… read more...
I will Bring Governor Mike Sonko Down, Nairobi Woman Rep. Esther Passaris Declares
I will Bring Governor Mike Sonko Down, Nairobi Woman Rep. Esther Passa…
Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris has declared war on Governor Mike Sonko.  Speaking at… read more...
Jane Marriott Named Britain's New High Commissioner to Kenya
Jane Marriott Named Britain's New High Commissioner to Kenya
The United Kingdom has appointed Ms. Jane Marriott as its High Commissioner to Kenya. Until her… read more...
Sh800 Billion Looted Annually in Kenya, US Ambassador Kyle McCarter Says
Sh800 Billion Looted Annually in Kenya, US Ambassador Kyle McCarter Sa…
United States Ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter says the country loses a whopping Sh800 billion to… read more...
MP Rashid Kassim Arrested for Assaulting Wajir Woman Rep. Fatuma Gedi
MP Rashid Kassim Arrested for Assaulting Wajir Woman Rep. Fatuma Gedi
Police on Thursday arrested Wajir East Member of Parliament Rashid Kassim for allegedly assaulting… read more...
MP Rashid Kassim Attacks Wajir Woman Rep. Fatuma Gedi in Parliament
MP Rashid Kassim Attacks Wajir Woman Rep. Fatuma Gedi in Parliament
Wajir Woman Representative Fatuma Gedi sustained minor injuries on Thursday after she was attacked… read more...
2019/2020 Budget: Treasury CS Henry Rotich Announces Radical Austerity Measures
2019/2020 Budget: Treasury CS Henry Rotich Announces Radical Austerity…
Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has announced a raft of austerity measures aimed at… read more...
US to Second Senior Prosecutor to Boost Kenya's War on Graft
US to Second Senior Prosecutor to Boost Kenya's War on Graft
The United States Department of Justice has pledged to help Kenya in its fight against corruption.… read more...
55 Kenyans Sue Coca-Cola for Selling them Contaminated Drinks
55 Kenyans Sue Coca-Cola for Selling them Contaminated Drinks
The Coca-Cola Company is battling a court case filed by 58 Kenyan consumers who accuse it of… read more...