Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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...

Shame of police bribed to let in Shabaab bombers

Police officers at the Kenya-Somalia border let in five Al-Shabaab suicide bombers in February this year after receiving bribes, a new United Nations report...

Migori Governor Okoth Obado arrested, again

Migori Governor Okoth Obado has been arrested, again. Governor Obado was arrested on Wednesday afternoon in Nairobi after 8 guns were recovered from the raid...

Imams oppose bid to bar caps in passports

Muslim clergy have protested against Immigration officials, accusing them of forcing men to remove religious caps before being photographed when applying for passports. The Imams...

DP Ruto: There will be no friends in fight against corruption

Deputy President William Ruto on Wednesday said the fight against theft of public resources will be thorough and relentless as the government seeks to...

2 killed, several injured in Githunguri morning accident

Two people died in an early morning accident involving a 14-sitter matatu and a lorry at Ngemwa, in Githunguri, Kiambu county. Several people were also...

EACC detectives search Obado’s homes in graft probe

EACC detectives were Tuesday morning searching the homes of Migori Governor Okoth Obado in an active investigation on alleged corruption. Spokesman Yassin Amaro confirmed that...

Two killed, 11 injured after bus collides with lorry on Nairobi-Mombasa highway

Two people died while 11 others were injured on Sunday morning after a bus they were travelling in collided with a lorry at Lukenya...

Matatu Crackdown still on, Matiang’i responds to Matatu strike notice

Interior CS Fred Matiang’i maintains that the planned matatu crackdown is still on despite earlier calls by matatu operators for a countrywide strike starting...

Gunmen open fire on Kenya Red Cross vehicle

One person was shot and wounded Saturday morning after unknown assailants opened gunfire on a Kenya Red Cross vehicle in Ruqa, Garissa County. Three others...

President Kenyatta lauds high number of women joining KDF

President Uhuru Kenyatta has praised the high number of female recruits joining the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF), terming it a mark of inclusion. Speaking on...

7 Kenyan fishermen detained by Tanzania security officials

Seven fishermen from Remba Island in Suba North constituency are detained at Sota beach by Tanzania security personnel following an arrest on Sunday evening over...

I am in politics to stay, says Raila Odinga

Opposition leader Raila Odinga says he will not quit local politics following his recent appointment to the African Union Commission as the High Representative for...

Two university students drown in River Yala while taking selfies

Two university students drowned in River Yala in Bondo, Siaya County on Saturday evening. The two; Derrick Auka — a Third Year student at Jaramogi...