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Robbery suspect clobbered to near death by police at Makupa cells claims life in danger

A suspect who earlier claimed police wanted to kill him now says that his life is in danger and he is not comfortable being remanded at Makupa Police Station, MombasaAli Ibrahim Aloice alias Mbala...

Congolese refugee athlete appeals to World marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge to help him train

- Francoise Msafiri covers 22kms from Syokimau, Machakos county to Nairobi Central Business District in one hour, 14 minutes every morning- The passionate athlete sought asylum in Kenya in 2020...

Family of Meru Polytechnic student who killed self over unfaithful boyfriend downplays suicide claim

- Fridah Makena's family claimed she had been diabetic over the years - She, however, received treatment and was responding well until she fell ill on February 25, 2019- The family said Makena was...

Kakamega man yanks off wife’s private parts and tongue in chilling murder

- Mitalo, 32, is suspected to have ended his wife's life after a domestic dispute- The deceased's private parts and tongue were yanked off while her face was scalded- Mitalo was waylaid as he...

Troubled Ekeza Sacco founder presents self to police, insists he’s clean man in KSh 1.5 billion scam

- Gakuyo is accused of transferring Ksh 1.5 billion members' savings to his own bank account- He has promised to pay back over 50,000 members but nothing is forthcoming- The preacher has put some...

Father of slain Nairobi lawyer falls ill, unable to eat after son’s death

- Lawyer Chesang was killed by three gunmen at his Lukenya home in February 2019- His wife Pauline and three suspects are in police custody in connection with the murder- Chesang's father,...

Somalia accuses Kenya of spreading false statements to gain support of international community

- Somalia government claims Kenya issued false reports to gain sympathy from the international community regarding the contentious maritime territory- This was in response to a complaint lodged by...

Atheists’ boss Harrison Mumia mocks God after landing new job

- Mumia was summarily dismissed for exhibiting political impartiality- The CBK had cautioned him against further misconduct but Mumia continued nonetheless- The atheists' president is now a...

Jubilee senator blasts governors for reducing devolution conference into cultural exhibition event

The grandiose sixth devolution conference held in Kirinyaga county exposed successes and failures of the devolved units for the past six years, eliciting varying opinions from Kenyans.While...

KAA hesitant of JKIA, Kenya Airways merger, cites worrying gaps in proposal

- Kenya Airports Authority has said it never accepted proposal to merge Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with Kenya Airways- Managing Director, Jonny Andersen, said significant gaps in the...

COTU boss says flamboyant Bungoma politician Nandalwe sure bet for new generation leaders

The Central Organistion of Trade Unions (COTU) boss Francis Atwoli has said he is not the eternal leader of the workers’ body, insisting he is grooming new leaders to take over different...

Bungoma: Angry villagers set ablaze houses belonging to suspected witch doctor

- The angry residents claimed the man was behind mysterious deaths in the area- They also accused the suspect of bewitching them and slowing down economic progress- The suspect denied the...

Ngong househelp goes missing with employer’s 1-year-old baby

A distressed family in Ngong is looking for their 1-year-old baby who went missing on Saturday, March 2.Baby Emmanuel Wamwere was last seen at their home in Ngong Township.Baby Emmanuel Wamwere...

Veteran Kenyan athlete David Rudisha’s father is dead

Former Kenyan athlete Daniel Matasi Rudisha, father of 800 meters Olympic Champion David Rudisha was pronounced dead on Thursday, March 7, at the age of 73.The 1968 Olympics silver medalist was <a...

JKIA standoff: COTU boss Francis Atwoli threatens to mobilise international community against Kenya Airways

- Atwoli said he will table statement at International Labour Organisation in protest of mistreatment of aviation workers in Kenya- The seasoned trade unionist vowed to rally the international...

Lamba Lolo crew Ethic dropped from well-paying concert after member was caught on video misbehaving

Sensational Kenyan music group Ethic has lost out on a lucrative opportunity to make a lot of money and get massive exposure after they were dropped from a much-anticipated concert dubbed Hype...

Student stabbed to death while defending disabled, helpless teenager

- A South African teen, Janet Ntozini, lost her life protecting an older disabled teenager- Ntozini stood up to a man who assaulted a differently-abled child- The Muizenberg High School Grade 12...

Class 6 pupils excite Kenyan netizens after developing bag that lights up without electricity

- The two pupils received praise for their outstanding invention- It will enable learners to complete homework without electricity- The invention was a product of Eskom Expo for young scientists-...

Nzoia Sugar Company MD who was abducted, tortured dies in Nairobi hospital

- Michael Kulundu was found unconscious in a trench foollowing the abduction - He was briefly admitted to Bungoma West private hospital in Kanduyi town - He sustained multiple bodily injuried and...

City Hall’s data shows DP Ruto’s office owes Nairobi county govt KSh 200 million in parking fees

It has emerged several state institutions based in the city have not been paying Nairobi county government parking fees with Office of the Deputy President being the most notorious defaulter.Most...

Sacked Sports CS Rashid Echesa says COTU boss Francis Atwoli is a disgrace to Luhya community

- Echesa claimed Central Organisation of Trade Unions (COTU) boss Francis Atwoli had done nothing to help the Luhya community's development and political agenda- The sacked Cabinet Secretary said...

Angry Wazito boss fires coaches after defeat to Talanta

Swedish tycoon and Wazito FC owner Ricardo Badoer has fired head coach Ahmed Dmchulla and his first assistant Hussein Mohammed in the wake of recent poor run.Ricardo had taken to Twitter to...

JKIA strike: Francis Atwoli wants Transport CS sacked for calling striking workers criminals

- Atwoli felt James Macharia did not handle the issue with aviation workers properly- He was especially offended by the cabinet secretary's public utterances - Macharia had called the protesting...

Police arrest two students, 15 others in connection with killing of 5 watchmen in Vihiga

- The 17 suspects were arrest in Vihiga on Monday, March 4, a day after the killings at Kilingili market- They were arraigned at a Kakamega court on Wednesday morning where it was revealed two of...

Outrage after Turkish man bullies, badly injures Nairobi gate-man

A routine security check at Gateway Park's gate along Mombasa Road on Sunday, March 4, turned bloody after occupants of a vehicle seeking access to the premises wildly assaulted security guards on...

Another JKUAT student stabbed by thugs while escorting girlfriend home

- Kevin Shawn Mugendi was attacked while taking her girlfriend home on Monday, March 4- The third year student was stabbed when he refused to surrender his phone and money- The incident happened...

FKF petition CAF over disallowed goal in Gor Mahia’s 1-0 defeat

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has taken issue with the continental mother body — Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), over poor officiating.FKF is outraged and the match between Gor Mahia...

Moving story of Class 5 Nairobi girl doing homework, selling groundnuts by roadside to feed family

- Elizabeth Nanjala, 12, begun fending for her family after her mother got involved in an accident- The Standard Five pupil at Uhuru Gardens primary says she skips school twice to sell groundnuts...

Baby Tamara finally reunited with father after DCI intervention

Downcast Nairobi dad Timon Makswell has finally reunited with his daughter Tamara.Completely overwhelmed by emotions, Makswell, who lost his child to his in-laws, planted a soft kiss on his little...

New twist as Italian company at the centre of dam scandal demands KSh 166 million refund from KRA

- Italian firm, CMC Di Ravenna alleges Kenya Revenue Authority illegally taxed them KSh 166 million- The company filed a suit in the High Court demanding KRA to refund the amount since the project...
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