Laiza Maketso

COTU Secretary General approves firing of 50,000 employees

Francis Atwoli, the Secretary-general for Central Organization of Trade Unions, has approved laying off of around 50,000 employees. According to the Standard, the move will mostly affect those working in...

2 KDF soldier and CS’s security arrested for partying past curfew hours

Two Kenya Defense Forces soldiers and a security officer from the DCI attached to a Cabinet Secretary were arrested on the night of Sunday, April 5. The individuals were among...

Coronavirus: The number of COVID-19 in Kenya rises to 142 with four confirmed deaths

The number of COVID-19 cases in the country surged upwards after 16 more individuals tested positive. Out of the total nationally tally, there're four confirmed, making the total number of...

City preacher Reverend Lucy Natasha donates food to residents in Nairobi slum

Renowned city preacher Rev Lucy Natasha donated branded handwashing sanitizers and foodstuff to various families living in the slums of Nairobi. The distribution of necessities by the pastor barely comes...

Mombasa governor directs residents to wear masks

Following the increase in the number of cases of the deadly coronavirus, the governor of Mombasa Ali Hassan Joho has asked all residents to wear facemasks. The move will help...

Importance of adopting e-learning

The novel COVID-19 has affected all sectors of the world economy phenomenally. Globalization means the movement of goods and people freely, which helps spur and promote the growth of...

Yhombi Opango Congo’s former president dies from COVID-19

Jacques Joaquim Yhombi Opango, the former president of the Republic of Congo, succumbed to COVID-19. He died on Monday in France at the age of 81. Yhombi led Congo-Brazzaville from...

Best foods to help lose weight

Amidst the confusion and being home the entire day, food overindulgence for some people is inevitable. Studies reveal that there are foods that may affect your appetite. When incorporated well...

Ways to make money during a pandemic

It’s without a doubt that whether there’s a pandemic or not, life must continue. Presently, coronavirus has influenced thousands of households financially. There’s a drop in various savings accounts as...

Stretch mark removal remedies and treatment

Stretch marks are long and thin streak strips that appear on the surface of the skin because of overstretching. Mostly, they occur due to rapid change in the shape...

Kenya confirms first death from coronavirus

On Thursday, the first Kenyan succumbed to the deadly coronavirus. Currently, the number of confirmed cases in Kenya stands at 31. The victim, a 66-year older man, had had diabetes...

Government bans importation of mitumba clothes as a health measure against COVID-19

In a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19, a pandemic that's shattered the whole world, the government has suspended the importation of second-hand clothes commonly known as mitumba...

180 freed convicts to finish serving their jail term from home

Shimo La Tewa maximum-security prison on Wednesday freed about 180 convicts to finish serving their sentence from home. Their release was in line with a directive from the Judiciary, to...

Initiator in Ksh 72 million Standard Chartered heist shot dead in another robbery

Perfectly organized bank robberies have been on the rise in Kenya. Robbers, in turn, get away with a lump sum of cash only to be apprehended days later by...

Tips for making money from the comfort of your home while in self-quarantine

Amid hand sanitizer and facemask panic in the country, you may be wondering about the best way forward. If you’re stuck at home due to the novel coronavirus lockdown,...

Common relationship problems and the best approach to solving them

Once you meet someone new, you think of the best ways to make the relationship work. In most cases, we all like to imagine that the new relationship is...

Coronavirus: Amason Kingi Kilifi Governor goes into self-quarantine after DG tests positive for COVID-19

After his deputy governor tested positive for coronavirus, Amason Kingi governor for Kilifi County saw it fit to go into self-quarantine. Gideon Saburi traveled to Germany earlier on in the...

Importance of knowing the family of origin of your would-be spouse

When talking about your family of origin, it is the environment where you were raised. Although not a concept, most of us take time and dwell on. Both you...

Doctors say chloroquine and old malaria drug may treat coronavirus

Do malaria and COVID-19 have anything in common? Superficially, there isn't much comparison. However, according to early research, an old malaria drug called chloroquine might also work for the...

Center for Disease Control (CDC) worth Ksh eight billion to be built in Kenya

Kenya has been chosen to host the Africa Center for Diseases Prevention and Control (Africa CDC). Following the announcement, China offered to fund Ksh 8.3 billion to help with...

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Breaking: UK PM Boris Johnson taken to intensive care

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to intensive care days after testing positive for covid-19. The PM, according to a spokesman showed “more...

Meet Azziad the #utawezana challenge queen

Musicians Mejja and Femi one recently released a hit 'utawezana' that gave birth to the #utawezana challenge. With many netizens participating, one tweep, however,...

Co-op donates Sh100 million towards the Covid-19 fight

The cooperative Bank of Kenya (Co-op Bank) has donated Sh100 million to the Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund that was recently established to gather resources...

Uhuru directs National Treasury to use graft proceeds to help the poor

President Uhuru Kenyatta, on Monday, directed the National Treasury to use the proceeds collected from graft cases and the corrupt to help the poor...

Safaricom, Vodacom acquires MPESA brand, relocates management to Kenya

Safaricom and Vodacom have jointly acquired the M-PESA brand, product development, and support services platform. This deal was first announced in 2019 to accelerate the...