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UK’s Prince Philip, 97, escapes unhurt after crashing vehicle near royal estate

Queen Elizabeth’s husband, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, 97, was involved in a traffic accident on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England, Buckingham Palace said. He was...

Eight dead in car bomb at Colombian police academy

A car bomb exploded at a police academy in Colombia’s capital Bogota on Thursday, killing at least eight people and wounding 10 in what the authorities condemned as terrorism. The bomb at the...

Key Riverside terror suspect Ali Gichunge, his mother and girlfriend arrested

Detectives are interrogating 9 suspects, among them the mother to a top terror suspect arrested in connection with the 14 Riverside terror attack that has claimed 21 lives so far. Investigators...

Violet Kemunto: Unmasking wife of key terror suspect in Riverside attack

New details continued to emerge about the assailants who staged a terror attack at the 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi, killing 21 people and injuring scores of others. Citizen Digital on Thursday...

14 Riverside management finally speaks out on terror attack

The management of 14 Riverside Drive on Thursday came out to speak on the Tuesday afternoon terrorist attack carried out in their premises, claiming lives of 21 people. In a statement to...

Drama as man threatens to commit suicide, buys own coffin in Migori

A man in Aroso Estate, Migori County, on Thursday surprised his neighbours after he bought himself a coffin, threatening to commit suicide over marital disagreements. Residents who spoke to...

Booming Qatar-Turkey trade to hit $2 billion for 2018 as Gulf rift drags on

Trade between Qatar and Turkey is expected to have hit $2 billion in 2018 a Turkish official said, up 54 percent from the previous last year and underscoring Ankara’s solidified role as a top...

Kidnapped Canadian found dead in Burkina Faso

A Canadian kidnapped this week in a restive region of Burkina Faso has been found dead, a spokesman for the security ministry told Reuters on Thursday. The man was abducted after nightfall on...

Media Council of Kenya gives New York Times 24 hours to pull down gory photo

The Media Council of Kenya has said the New York times must pull down a horrific photo showing bodies of those killed in the 14 Riverside attack in Nairobi. In a strongly worded letter on...

Base Titanium clears Ksh. 2.4B outstanding project debt

Kwale-based titanium exploration and mining company Base Titanium has cleared its outstanding debt amounting to Ksh2.4 billion (USD 14.8 million) giving it greater financial flexibility to further...

U.S denies having prior knowledge of 14 Riverside terror attack

The United States of America has denied reports that it had prior knowledge of the Tuesday afternoon terrorist attack at 14 Riverside, Nairobi, which claimed 21 lives. In a statement to newsrooms...

Abdallah winner leaves Bandari top of KPL

Hassan Abdallah scored his third goal in as many matches as Bandari FC edged Posta Rangers 1-0 to go top of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) standings on 18 points. Bandari lead Mathare United by a...

Retailers, suppliers reach deal to end late payments

A section of retailers and suppliers drawn from Kenya’s expansive retail sub-sector on Thursday signed on a code of practice to facilitate the ethical undertaking of transactions between parties...

Israeli student killed in ‘horrendous attack’ in Australia: police

An Israeli woman  was killed in the Australian city of Melbourne. She had been on the telephone talking to her sister when she was followed from public transport and attacked close to the...

Djokovic dominates Tsonga to reach third round

Eleven years after beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga for the 2008 Australian Open, top seed Novak Djokovic bested the Frenchman again at Melbourne Park to reach the third round early on Friday. The world...

Ford and IBM among quartet in Congo cobalt blockchain project

Carmaker Ford (F.N), technology giant IBM (IBM.N), South Korean cathode maker LG Chem (051910.KS) and China’s Huayou Cobalt (603799.SS) have joined forces in the first blockchain project to...

Poor preseason has cost us big deal, but we will rise

Gor Mahia tactician Hassan Oktay now says he inherited a team that was not well prepared for the 2018/19 season. Oktay, who was speaking to Citizen Digital after their Kenyan Premier League...

The latest cash crunch behind Zimbabwe’s protests

Protests against fuel price hikes in Zimbabwe have entered their third day posing a major challenge for President Emmerson Mnangagwa who replaced long-time leader Robert Mugabe and promised to...

Investigative journalist shot dead in Ghana

A Ghanaian undercover journalist has been shot dead while driving home, after a politician called for retribution against him. Unidentified men on motorbikes shot Ahmed Hussein-Suale three times...

Iran says it will be ready for new satellite launch in a few months

Iran will be ready for a new satellite launch in a few months’ time after a failed attempt this week, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, ignoring U.S. and European warnings to avoid...

Tottenham’s Dembele joins China’s Guangzhou R&F

Tottenham Hotspur have sold midfielder Mousa Dembele to Chinese Super League side Guangzhou R&F, the Premier League club said on Thursday. The Belgium international joined Spurs from Fulham in...

Last ditch attempt by prosecutors to keep ex-Ivorian leader in custody

Prosecutors at the International Criminal Court on Wednesday made a last ditch attempt to keep ex-Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo in custody, appealing an order for his release after he was...

Kiptum relishing London Marathon debut

World half marathon record holder Abraham Kiptum is relishing the chance to participate in the London marathon slated for April 28. Kiptum is among a host of elite athletes set to square it out on...

Kisii County Assembly Speaker, MCAs sued over discrimination

15 nominated Members of the Kisii County Assembly have sued the House, the Attorney General and the Speaker over what they term as discrimination and violation of the Constitution. In a suit filed...

19 people still missing after deadly Riverside attack: Red Cross

19 people remain unaccounted for two days after Somali militants attacked the 14 Riverside hotel and business complex in Nairobi, the Red Cross has said. The revelation now raises the possibility...

Osaka coy on niggle after reaching third round

U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka called for the trainer and took a tablet during her dominant second round win over unseeded Slovenian Tamara Zidansek at the Australian Open on Thursday but declined...

Gunmen kill more than 30 Tuaregs in ongoing Mali violence

Gunmen on motorbikes have killed more than 30 Tuareg civilians this week in northern Mali, where clashes over land and scarce water are common, an official said on Wednesday. The violence...

Osaka bashes through to third round

U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka eased through to the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday with a dominant 6-2 6-4 win over unseeded Slovenian Tamara Zidansek. The Japanese number one took...

Top cops Kanja, Yego, Kinoti praised for swift action at 14 Riverside

Interior CS Fred Matiang’i has commended all Kenyan men and women in uniform who he said worked round the clock during the 14 Riverside Drive attack to ensure that normalcy is restored. Speaking...

Chelsea agree Higuain loan from Juventus

Chelsea have agreed a deal to sign striker Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus until the end of the season, according to reports in the British media. The Argentina international joined the...
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Senior Counsel Paul Muite, on Saturday, chimed on the debate to arm private guards as announced by Private Security Regulatory CEO Fazul Mohamed. Taking to his...

Ojaamong hails change of guard at the Council of Governors

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