Friday, August 23, 2019

Raila: Parliament biggest failure in graft war

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has criticised the National Assembly, terming it as the “weakest link” in the ongoing war against impunity and corruption in...

Thika: 13 buses burnt down in suspected arson

A businessman has been left counting losses after suspected arsonists on Saturday torched 13 buses in Thika town, Kiambu county. The buses belonging to Chania...

Pakistan condemns planned anti-Islam cartoon contest

Pakistan's senate has passed a resolution condemning an anti-Islam cartoon contest planned by a far-right Dutch lawmaker, in one of the first actions taken...

Two suspects arrested with 36kg elephant tusks, KWS says

Two suspects have been arrested after Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) officers found them with 36kilograms of elephant tusks in Makueni. According to KWS Spokesman Paul...

Paternity test proves Obado fathered slain Sharon Otieno’s baby

Detectives and government scientists have finally confirmed, to the highest degree known to science, that the baby boy ripped from Ms Sharon Otieno’s womb...

DP Ruto accuses Raila of ‘conmanship’, plotting to destroy Jubilee

Deputy President William Ruto has lashed out at opposition leader Raila Odinga accusing him of having a plan to wreck the Jubilee party. Ruto on...

Suspected Shabaab attackers kill two teachers in Mandera

Suspected Al-Shabaab attackers have shot and killed two teachers of Arabia Boys Secondary School in Lafey Sub-County, Mandera County. Area MCA Abdiaziz Dakat says the...

Kenyan mourn Charles Mukora, man who coached Kipchoge Keino

National Olympic Committee of Kenya President Paul Tergat has described his late predecessor Charles Mukora as the man responsible for the firm entrenchment of...

Catherine Mturi-Wairi quits as KPA boss

Kenya Ports Authority Managing Director Catherine Mturi-Wairi has resigned, barely a week after being reinstated, bringing to an end a 25-year career at the...

Zimbabwe president ‘inches’ from explosion

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has survived an apparent bomb attack at a rally in the city of Bulawayo. Mr Mnangagwa said an object "exploded a...

Families blame police and KDF as 46 people reported missing

Some 46 people from the Coast have gone missing as the war on terror and criminal gangs intensifies. Human rights lobby, Haki Africa, said the...

Lamu police allay fears after locals report ‘seeing Al-Shabaab militants’

Police have allayed Lamu residents' fears after locals in Ndeu village reported "seeing armed men" they suspect are Al-Shabaab militants on Saturday. Locals said the...

BREAKING: Powerful Blasts Heard in Mogadishu

News Sources from Somali's capital Mogadishu indicated that multiple blasts head Sos village in Yaqshid district, according to reports. AMISOM convoy reported to have been...

Uhuru to meet Trump, Theresa May and Chinese President

President Uhuru Kenyatta is set to host British Prime Minister Theresa May in Kenya on August 30, 2018. The meeting will come only three days...

Multi-million hotel in Sonko bribery saga faces demolition

A Nairobi businessman may have to demolish his multi-million hotel in Nairobi’s posh area of Gigiri, even as he fights allegations that he attempted...

JSC holds closed-door meeting after Mwilu prosecution halted

Justice Mwilu, a member of the JSC, also attended the meeting. BUDGET AND HIRING The meeting is said to have focused on the Chief Justice David...

Traffic woes rock Likoni Channel as Mv Jambo breaks down

Traffic woes rocked the Likoni Channel in Mombasa on Wednesday morning after Mv Jambo, Kenya’s biggest ferry, broke down. Motorists and pedestrians seeking to cross...

Governor Obado to be charged with aiding, abetting Sharon’s murder

Migori Governor Okoth Obado has been arraigned at the Milimani Law Courts to face charges relating to the murder of Rongo University student Sharon...

LSK sues Stateover internet tax, says rights violated

The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has sued the government over the internet tax, which it says violates fundamental rights and freedoms. In a petition...

Marsabit MPs Chachu Ganya and Ali Rasso arrested

Two Members of Parliament from Marsabit County have been arrested by detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation for allegedly inciting violence in the...