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Wife and father of Riverside suicide bomber arrested in Mombasa

She was named as Shaila Mwalim Bakari. NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 19 – Police have arrested the father and wife of the Mahir Khalid Riziki, the suicide bomber who blew himself up during terror attack at...

Cellulant mourns 6 senior staff killed in terror attack

The six were shot dead during the Tuesday attack at the Riverside Drive complex. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 – Of the 21 people killed in the Tuesday terror attack at Riverside Complex, six were...

Serena and Djokovic relentlessly march on at Austalian Open

Serena Williams crushed Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska 6-2, 6-1 before consoling her at the net as she burst into tears © AFP / William WEST MELBOURNE, Australia, Jan 18 – Serena...

Two monks shot dead as violence flares in Thailand’s deep south

Buddhist monks and armed Thai police at the compound of the Rattanaupap temple, which was attacked by gunmen © AFP / Madaree TOHLALA Bangkok, Thailand, Jan 19 – Gunmen in Thailand’s deep...

Al Attiyah eyes seventh Olympics after third Dakar triumph

Nasser Al-Attiyah and his co-driver Matthieu Baumel celebrate winning the Dakar Rally © AFP / FRANCK FIFE LIMA, Peru, Jan 19 – Dakar Rally champion Nasser al-Attiyah said Friday that his next...

Jubilee won’t field candidates in Ugenya and Embakasi by-elections

The announcement was made by Tuju, the party’s Secretary General. Photo/FILE. NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 19 – Jubilee Party will not be fielding candidates for the forthcoming parliamentary by-...

Uhuru stresses need for unity to fight graft and terror

President Kenyatta with a delegation from Nigeria that delivered a condolence message from President Buhari. Photo/PSCU. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 19 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has underscored...

Riverside suicide bomber named as Mahir Khalid Riziki

Screen grab from a CCTV footage showing when the a suicide bomber blew himself up. NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 19 – Police now say they have identified the terrorist who blew himself up on Tuesday during...

Trump, Kim to meet anew in February after N.Korean visits White House

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo welcomes North Korean General Kim Yong Chol to talks at a Washington hotel © AFP / SAUL LOEB Washington, United States, Jan 18 – President Donald Trump will...

Wife of Chinese ex-Interpol chief seeks asylum in France: reports

Grace Meng, facing away from the camera, says she has feared for her life after her husband, former Chinese Interpol chief Meng Hongwei, was arrested in China in September © AFP/File / JEFF...

Sharapova stuns Wozniacki as ice men Nadal and Federer plough on

Maria Sharapova is chasing her first Grand Slam title since 2014 © AFP / WILLIAM WEST MELBOURNE, Australia, Jan 18 – Maria Sharapova stunned defending champion Caroline Wozniacki to sweep into...

Ruto says govt confident in Judiciary days after AG warned against impunity by court officials

Ruto spoke at the funeral of Abel Mugenda/DPPS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – Deputy President William Ruto has poured cold water on an emerging storm between the Executive and the Judiciary, days...

Model claiming Trump secrets ‘dragged’ into Russian detention: lawyer

Vashukevich was a part of a group participating in a seminar led by Russian self-styled seduction guru Alex Kirillov © AFP/File / Lillian SUWANRUMPHA Moscow, Russian Federation, Jan 18 – A...

Muslim community in Eastleigh marches against terrorism

“There is no religion that supports killing and even in the Quran, killing an innocent person is very wrong and against Allah’s commands”/CFM NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The Somali...

Canadian among 6 terror suspects in court over Riverside attack

5 of the suspects were arraigned together while the 6th was arraigned separately. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The Anti-Terrorism Police Unit (ATPU) was Friday granted thirty days to detain five...

14 Riverside Drive attack ‘targeted at the world’ – CS Juma

“While this attack on the Dusit Complex was on the Kenyan territory, it was targeted at the world”/CFM NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The al-Shabaab-linked terrorists who launched an attack...

Mathare out to recapture lead from Bandari

Mathare United players line up for a freekick before a previous Kenyan Premier League match. PHOTO/Timothy Olobulu NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – Bandari temporarily took charge of the apex of the...

Speaker Muturi lauds police response during terror attack

Muturi who is in Tanzania on a courtesy call to his counterpart Speaker Job Ndugai, extended his message of condolences to the families of the victims/CFM NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The...

Oktay not worried by New Star away goal

Gor Mahia coach Hassan Oktay gestures on the touchline during his side’s Kenyan Premier League match against Posta Rangers at the Moi Sports Centre Kasarani on January 9, 2018. PHOTO/Timothy...

DR Congo slaps down AU call to suspend final vote result

The crisis has stoked fears of a bloodbath in a notoriously unstable country © AFP / CAROLINE THIRION Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Jan 18 – DR Congo rebuked the African Union on...

Pacquiao ready for Broner in Las Vegas return

Manny Pacquiao is hunting another knockout display against Adrien Broner in Las Vegas on Saturday © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP / Ethan Miller LOS ANGELES, United States, Jan 18 – Manny...

IEBC begins search for Chiloba’s replacement

The post was previously held by Ezra Chiloba who was sacked in October 2018/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The Independent Boundaries and Electoral Commission (IEBC) is calling on qualified...

WADA say ‘successfully retrieved’ data from Moscow lab

‘Breakthrough for clean sport’: WADA chief Craig Reedie © AFP / TOFIK BABAYEV PARIS, France, Jan 18 – WADA said Thursday that they have “successfully retrieved” data from the Moscow...

Global analytics firm predicts minimal travel disruption to Nairobi after attack

The Westgate attack in 2013, which lasted for seven days, had an immediate impact on both international flight bookings and physical arrivals, but the effects faded after about 6 weeks. NAIROBI,...

14 Riverside management says it stands with affected families

21 people were killed and 28 others injured in the Tuesday attack. Kenya Red Cross says all people reported missing have been accounted for. Photo/CFM. NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 18 – The 14 Riverside...

Chapa Dimba winners get heroes’ welcome

Lugari Blue Saints Coach Ted Omnala is carried by the students from St. Paul Lugari Boys – AKA Lugari Blue Saints as they celebrate their victory in the Chapa Dimba Western Regional finals held...

Supreme Court upholds election of Lamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip

Justice Njoki Ndung’u stated that Loitiptip was validly elected/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Lamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip that was earlier...

Chelsea, Arsenal clash, cautious of a chasing Man United

Arsenal manager Unai Emery (left) and Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri are preparing to go head to head in the Premier League © AFP/File / Paul FAITH LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 18 – Chelsea and...

Riverside attack main planner Ali Salim among 11 in custody

The attack was staged by five terrorists and all died – one having blown himself up while four were shot dead/AFP NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 18 – Ali Salim Gichunge, the main planner earlier thought...

Juventus move to next target as AC Milan ‘lick wounds’

“Forward to the next target:” Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus return to Serie A action after lifting the Italian Super Cup trophy © AFP / GIUSEPPE CACACE MILAN, Italy, Jan 18 – AC Milan...
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