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It would take average Kenyan worker 59.5 days to afford Apple’s novelty iPhone XS Max

It would take an average Kenyan worker about two months to be able to afford Apple's latest and most expensive product, iPhone XS Max, compared to 29 other countries, new study reveals.The study...

Two key suspects linked to 14 Riverside Drive attack arrested

- The two; a man and a woman were arrested in Eastleigh and Mucatha, Ruaka respectively- DCI boss George Kinoti said the two were in contact with the slain attackers- A woman only identified as...

Dusit attack at 14 Riverside Nairobi: Latest news, photos and videos

Kenyans will forever live to remember 15 January 2019 when the country suffered a the terrorist Riverside attack in Nairobi. TUKO.CO.KE provides you with the recent updates about this horrifying...

Governor Obado accused of issuing death threat to business partner

- Reports had emerged the governor was threatening to kill his business associate- Police said Jared Kwaga was however yet to lodge any complaint against Obado- The governor is said to had met his...

Steve Mbogo summoned by police to explain his appearance with sophisticated weapon at attack site

- When terrorists attacked DusitD2 hotel armed civilians and police responded to rescue victims- Steve Mbogo, a licensed gun holder, showed up with a sophisticated weapon and bulletproof vest-...

DusitD2 attack: American who survived 9/11 attack in US among 14 killed in Nairobi

- Jason Spindler was shot while having lunch at the hotel- His brother Jonathan confirmed his death on social media- Jason was a chief executive and a co-founder of an international NGO The family...

14 Riverside attack: Inside Nairobi’s DusitD2 Hotel, the 5-star facility attacked by terrorists

DusitD2 Hotel has been in the headlines for the better part of Tuesday, January 15, and Wednesday, January 16 after it was attacked by terrorists.Most Kenyans did not know about DusitD2 Hotel,...

Kenyan man who risked his life to rescue civilians during DusitD2 attack declared hero by Kenyans

- Kassam was one of the first rescuers to arrive at DusitD2 to confront the assailants- He worked alongside the local security officers and was able to rescue several civilians - Kassam's...

DusitD2 attack: DusitD2 Hotel closed indefinitely, management issues statement following attack

- DusitD2 is located at the luxurious neighbourhood of 14 Riverside Drive- The hotel become the epicenter of the latest terror attack to hit the country- Several people have been confirmed dead...

DusitD2 attack: Hundreds of Kenyans turn out to donate blood for victims

Following the Tuesday, January 15, attack orchestrated at 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi by al-Shabaab terrorists, appeal for blood donation from well wishers to aid victims of the attack has been...

Australian Embassy in Nairobi closes down following 14 Riverside Drive attack

- The embassy will remain closed from Wednesday, January 16, till further notice- This comes after British High Commission and Village Market also closed down over insecurity - Leaders have...

Raila, Kalonzo tell international community not to issue travel bans after 14 Riverside Drive attack

- The Opposition leaders said Kenyan security forces had proved the country is stable and secure- Raila Odinga lauded the international community for standing with Kenya but urged them to sustain...

14 Riverside Drive attack: Waiter says he knew one of the DusitD2 attackers

- On Tuesday, January 15, at 3pm, heavily armed al-Shabaab assailants attacked DusitD2 hotel - A multi-agency security team was deployed to contain the situation and rescue victims - One of the...

DusitD2 attack: Uhuru confirms all criminals eliminated, calls off security operation

- The president says over 700 civilians were safely evacuated- At least 14 people were confirmed to have lost their lives in the DusitD2 attack, he said- He urged Kenyans to go back to work...

14 Riverside Drive attack: US marines among foreign missions who responded to attack

In a swift response following the suspected terror attack at the DusitD2 hotel in Riverside Drive complex, a convoy of armoured vehicles were seen joining the rescue operations.Among them were...

TV reporter, cameraman rescued after hiding in toilet for over 12 hours

- The reporter and his camera man were rescued after 12 hours of hiding in a toilet- They had gone to interview members of the Commission for Revenue Allocation- They were rescued among 50 others...

DusitD2 attack: Over 50 people rescued overnight from several buildings

- Police report indicate terrorist still in one of the buildings - Police spokesperson says over 50 people were rescued from several buildings - The rescue operations were conducted overnight...

14 Riverside Drive attack: At least 15 people confirmed dead

- On Tuesday, January 15, at 3pm, heavily armed al-Shabaab assailants attacked dusitD2 hotel- A multi-agency security team was deployed to contain the situation and rescue the victims- Interior CS...

CS Fred Matiang’i assures situation at 14 Riverside Drive under control

- The cabinet secretary said security agents had secured the 14 Riverside Drive complex- he said the teams were in the process of collecting evidence and documents that will help identify the...

All buildings at the 14 Riverside Drive complex secured – CS Matiang’i

- The cabinet secretary said security agents had secured the 14 Riverside Drive complex- he said the teams were in the process of collecting evidence and documents that will help identify the...

14 Riverside Drive attack: Ex-Starehe parliamentary aspirant Steve Mbogo explains presence at scene

- The politician said he was running errands around dusitD2 hotel when the incident happened- According to Mbogo he went in as a licensed fire arm holder willing to help- Kenyan's had questioned...

Survivor of the 14 Riverside Drive attack narrates how a daring brother rescued her

- On Tuesday, January 15, at 3pm a loud bang was heard at the Secret Garden in Riverside Drive- Shell BG Group employees who were busy in their offices scampered for safety- Grace Kamau called her...

Riverside attack: Ex Senator Boni Khalwale’s daughter among those caught up in terror attack

- Khalwale camped outside the 14 Riverside building on Tuesday, January 15 evening - Police confirmed six of the seven floors had already been secured - At least three cars have been razed while...

US Embassy’s message to its citizens following 14 Riverside Drive attack

- The embassy has asked its citizens in Kenya to avoid areas adjacent to DusitD2 Hotel along 14 Riverside Drive- At least three cars have been reduced to ashes while scores have been injured...

Police, State House warn Kenyans against sharing unconfirmed reports regarding 14 Riverside attack

- At around 3pm unknown gunmen attacked members of the public at 14 Riverside Drive- Police responded to the attack and rescue operations are currently ongoing- The government has appealed to...

Terrorists may have scouted 14 Riverside Drive three times before launching attack

- The attackers drove in a tinted car and scouted the area on three separate occasions - At least three cars have been razed while scores have been injured following the attack - Police managed to...

Appeal for urgent blood donations for victims of 14 Riverside Drive attack launched

Following the Tuesday, January 15, attack orchestrated at 14 Riverside in Nairobi by al-Shabaab terrorists, Avenue Hospital has called for blood donation from well wishers to aid victims of the...

Nairobi Catholic church gifts Uhuru Kenyatta huge idol of Mary to protect him

Besides the political rhetoric that dominated the Sunday, January 13, inauguration of Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church Ridgeways into a full Parish, President Uhuru Kenyatta received a...

Detectives term 14 Riverside Drive attack act of terror

The heavy explosion and continuous exchange of gunfire at 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi county has been termed as a terror attack.Sources at Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have...

New EACC boss now faces herculean task of ensuring ‘nobody stops Reggae’

- Twalib Mbarak was sworn-in as CEO of Ethics and Anti-Corruptiuon Commission- His swearing-in came at a time when the EACC has been accused of laxity amid heightened fight against graft across...
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