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Friday, August 17, 2018

Uproar in Kiasuni as girl, 8, injured by police stray bullet

An eight-year-old girl is nursing serious bullet injuries after she was shot by a stray police bullet in Mombasa. Fatma Yusuf, a...

Kwale, Taita border row goes back to colonial days – Elders

The raging boundary row between Taita Taveta and Kwale counties over Mackinnon Road town can be traced back to the colonial days...

Mombasa resorts to artificial grass in beautification project

Mombasa County is now using synthetic turf on the lawns situated in the middle of the roads within the coastal town in...

Boda bodas barred from Lamu Old Town to preserve heritage

Boda boda riders who will be found doing business at the heart of Lamu Old Town will now be arrested and charged....

Burial crisis as Nakuru MCAs reject private cemetery plans

Undercover plans by a private developer to build a cemetery in Kiamaina, Bahati in Nakuru County have hit a dead end. The...

Nairobi’s Taj Mall set for demolition

The owners of Airgate Mall, previously known as Taj Mall, have been given 14 days to bring it down or it will...

Five Homa Bay officials arrested in purge on graft

Five of the seven Homa Bay County Assembly officials and former workers wanted in Sh26m fraud have been arrested. The suspects have...

German club donates Sh8m to help disabled in Mombasa

The Association for the Physically Disabled of Kenya (APDK) in Port Reitz, Mombasa has received Sh8 million boost for running its operations...

Bishop says elders scuttled bid to unite rival AIPCA factions

A bishop who leads one of the three factions of the African Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa (AIPCA) has revealed how efforts...

Noordin Haji orders arrest of 7 Homa Bay officials over Sh26m fraud

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has ordered for the arrest and prosecution of seven officials from Homa Bay County...

Ruto leads mourners as hurdles star Bett is laid to rest

Deputy President William Ruto is expected to lead mourners at today’s burial of former world hurdles champion Nicholas Bett at the...

EACC detectives arrest Migori County directors

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission detectives on Wednesday arrested two senior Migori County officials over corruption. Directors Tom Kwasi ( Public Service) and...

Narok detectives to probe sale of Mau Forest land

Narok County Commissioner George Natembeya has summoned 15 group ranches and six government officials to appear for questioning over the purchase of...

Nyamira MCAs impeach deputy speaker Duke Omoti

Nyamira Deputy Speaker Duke Omoti has been impeached by county assembly members over abuse of office claims, piling questions on the legality...

Court upholds Olpusimoru ward rep Wilfred Kuyo’s win

The high court on Wednesday upheld the election of Olpusimoru Ward Representative Wilfred ole Kuyo. Judge Justus Bwonwong’a said the poll...

Former Ol Joro Orok MP faces probe over misuse of CDF funds

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has obtained court orders to investigate bank accounts belonging to former Ol Joro Orok MP John...

Tea bonus to go down as global prices plummet, says KTDA

Tea farmers will earn less this year due to the reduced commodity prices at the auction in the last six months. According...

Nyeri court jails two Egyptians for hawking without permit

Two Egyptian nationals will spend seven months in jail for engaging in the business of selling cooking pots in Nyeri town without...