Tuesday, March 19, 2019

US Says Airstrikes In Somalia Kill 4 Al-Shabab Militants

The United States military says it has carried out two airstrikes in Somalia that killed four al-Shabab extremists. The U.S. Africa Command statement on Tuesday...

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...

I want to be an engineer, top girl says as Migori celebrates

Migori was in a celebratory mood yesterday after the county produced KCSE’s top student. Another was among the top 10 nationally. Education CS Amina Mohamed...

KCSE- Results of 100 candidates cancelled

Knec boss George Magoha has asked Education CS Amina Mohammed to unsympathetically deal with candidates who were caught cheating in the KCSE exams saying...

12 dead after fuel tanker rams matatu in Kakamega

Twelve people are reported dead and three others injured after the driver of a fuel tanker lost control and rammed into a matatu on...

Mandera student accused of treason to remain in police custody

A candidate from Mandera who is accused of treason will remain in police custody until Monday. The student from Elimu Bora Secondary School in Mandera...

Former US President George HW Bush dead at 94

Former US President George HW Bush has died at the age of 94, a family spokesperson has announced. Bush Senior died on Friday, about eight...

Kenya signs intelligence sharing pact with Western Indian Ocean counterparts

Kenya has signed an agreement to share intelligence on maritime security with Western Indian Ocean counterparts. Countries that signed the agreement include Madagascar, Seychelles, Somalia...

Cars rotting in police yards to be auctioned

Police will auction thousands of cars abandoned in police stations across the country following a directive from the Interior ministry. Police stations in Nyeri County...

Kenya Police raped during 2017 elections — KNCHR report

More than half of sexual assailants during 2017 General Election were police and other security officers, a report by the national rights defence has...

2 Wajir County officials due in court Monday over corruption

Two senior officials at Wajir County have been detained in an ongoing investigation over the loss of some Sh26.1 million. Ahmed Sahal Omar, who is...

Wetang’ula announces his 2022 presidential bid

Ford Kenya Party leader Moses Wetang’ula will be a presidential candidate in 2022, the party announced yesterday after a consultative meeting in Elementaita, Nakuru...

Police bust student sex party, 30 arrested

Police last night arrested 30 girls and boys in Bomet County for allegedly engaging in illicit activities, including sex and beer drinking. Bomet Township Chief...

Matatu owners complain of seat belts shortage

Members of the Matatu Owners Association (MOA) are now complaining of lack of seat belts in the market which has forced them to ground...

Man stabs wife seven times before committing suicide in Nakuru

A man in Rongai area, Nakuru County, on Wednesday night killed his wife by stabbing her seven times before hanging himself. Neighbours say 30-year-old Robert...

More than 22,000 arrested in Michuki rules crackdown

More than 22,000 traffic offenders have been arrested since the enforcement of Michuki rules began on November 12, officials said. Sources said the government has...

Boinnet denies claims Shabaab bribed police to cross border

Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has denied reports that police officers at the Kenya-Somalia border were bribed to let terrorists into the country. According to...

All KCPE exam candidates to join high school, Uhuru says

Candidates who sat this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examination are likely to get their results this week, it has emerged. This follows...

Two men arrested with Ksh.20M worth of marijuana

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) Anti-Narcotics Unit on Friday confiscated 981 kilograms of marijuana and arrested two suspects after a raid. The...

‘Looters of NYS money must pay,’ President Kenyatta assures

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday assured that the government is determined to recover all the money looted from the National Youth Service and the...