Edwin Ginni

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Uhuru: BBI to be officially launched on Monday at Bomas of Kenya

The long awaited Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Report will be officially launched on Monday at the Bomas of Kenya, President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed. The President was speaking in Kisii...

Kenya Airways resumes flights to Tanzania

The national carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced a resumption of flights to Tanzania after lifting a ban that had been imposed on local aviation operators. KQ has announced that...

KEMRI to start coronavirus vaccine trials ‘in a few weeks’

The Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is expected to kick off Covid-19 vaccine trials in a few weeks, Nation has reported. According to Nation, KEMRI’s Director General Prof Kombe Yeri...

Universities urged to prepare for phased re-opening

The Ministry of Education has asked Universities to kick off repair plans as a measure of preparation for phased reopening. Amb Simom Nabukwesi, Principal Secretary State Department for University Education...

Graft war: MP Aisha Jumwa released on Sh2 million bail

Malindi Member of Parliament Aisha Jumwa and five other persons have been released on a Ksh2 million and Ksh500,000 cash bail respectively after taking plea in graft charges against...

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt tests positive for coronavirus

Eight-time Olympic gold medallist, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has tested positive for coronavirus, Jamaica’s Loop News reported. Bolt is reportedly in isolation at his home after holding his 34th birthday...

We are not yet ready to reopen schools – CS Magoha

There is no plan to reopen schools as from September as speculated by some Kenyans on the internet, Education Cabinet Secretary (CS) Prof George Magoha confirms. Speaking during his visit...

New guidelines for resumption of sporting activities released

The committee tasked with developing protocols for the resumption of sporting activities in the country has released the new guidelines to be followed. Sports Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Amina Mohammed advised...

7 killed as lorry rams into roadside traders at Kaburengu, Eldoret-Webuye highway

At least seven people were killed on the spot after a lorry carrying gravel (kokoto) rammed into roadside traders and pedestrians at Kaburengu market in Lugari, Kakamega County. 14 other...

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro threatens to punch reporter in the mouth

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday threatened to punch a reporter in the mouth after the reporter asked about his wife’s links to a graft scheme. “I so want to...

Unverified data is the cause for delayed BOM teachers’ payment – CAS

Zack Kinuthia, the Chief Administrative Secretary for Education, has attributed the delay in payment of Board of Management (BOM) teachers to unverified data from school heads. Through a Facebook post...

Kevin Omwenga murder: Prime suspect Robert Ouko claims it was an accident

Prime suspect in the fatal shooting to death of 28-year old Kevin Omwenga now claims the shooting was an accident. Kahawatungu reported that Robert Bodo Ouko, in his police statements,...

Igembe North police officer shoots girlfriend, flees

Police in Meru are searching for one constable David Nyamwea of Laare Police Station after he reportedly shot his girlfriend Everlyn Njoki. The incident happened at around 9.30 pm on...

Weeks after Beirut blast, Lebanon in lockdown as virus cases surge

Barely two weeks after a massive explosion in a warehouse at the port city of Beirut, Lebanon has begun its  14-day lockdown as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases...

Safaricom service upgrade to interrupt the following services during the weekend

Telco giant Safaricom has announced a scheduled service upgrade that will run from Saturday 5 pm to Sunday 23rd August at 5 pm. Through a statement, Safaricom said it is...

2 suspects arrested by DCI detectives in connection with violent crimes in Vihiga County

Directorate of Criminal Investigations detectives have arrested two suspects; Samuel Mwangi alias Opicha and Francis Apeli in connection with violent crimes in Vihiga. The two are believed to be part...

Senator Malala freed ‘unconditionally’ after spending night in police cells

Vocal Kakamega Senator Cleophas Wakhungu Malala has been freed after the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) dropped charges against him. Malala had been arrested for allegedly flouting set COVID-19 rules...

Youth block roads leading to Mumias Law Courts, demand Senator Malala’s release

Chaos and confrontation characterized a better part of Tuesday morning in Mumias after rowdy youth barricaded the roads leading to Mumias Law Courts. The youth demanded an unconditional release of...

Githurai: Man collapses, dies outside cereals shop

A man from Mwihoko Estate collapsed and died on the spot outside a cereal shop, Nairobi News reported. According to witnesses at the scene, the unidentified man struggled before breathing...

Hackers viewed 36 accounts’ private messages, Twitter says

Twitter has said that hackers viewed private messages from the 36 accounts involved in last week's Bitcoin scam hack. According to Twitter, one of the infected accounts was that of...

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Student commits suicide in police cell

A 19-year-old student ended his life after officers locked him inside a police cell at Kilibwoni Police Post. Meshark Kiprop, a student at  Ndubeneti Secondary...

DeepMind’s New AI Could Revolutionize Drug Creation

After the playful successes of AlphaGo and AlphaZero, here is AlphaFold, the new AI from the Deepmind subsidiary of Alphabet, could revolutionize medical research...

5 benefits of using sago as complementary foods for babies

When the baby has entered the age of 6 months, the mother can get ready to introduce complementary foods (complementary foods). Well, it...

Sorry, the mask no longer protects you from facial recognition

A study has just shown that current facial recognition algorithms are no longer flawed by masks as much. Few people like to wear masks,...

GeForce RTX 3060 Ti test: Nvidia surprises with this small card with big ambitions

It's the surprise of the end of the year: Nvidia is already drawing a fourth GeForce RTX 30 series. Here comes the RTX 3060...