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How four-year-olds are hooked to drugs in Kenya – Nairobi News

National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (Nacada) has revealed that school children as young as four years old abuse drugs. At the same time, Nyamira, Garissa, Makueni, Isiolo and Murang’a counties have found to be the most affected by drug and substance abuse by primary school...

Postmortem results of Kenyan top student who died in the US expected out – Nairobi News

The late Norah Jelagat Borus. PHOTO | NATION Postmortem results of Norah Jelagat Borus, a Kenyan student in the US who was found dead last Friday at Stanford University in California, will be handed over to the family before Sunday. Norah, who was the best girl in Nairobi County in the...

60-year-old Kenyan man facing lengthy jail term in the US for fraud – Nairobi News

A Kenyan who lives in Ohio, USA risks being jailed for over 20 years for fraud. Mr Robert Muli, 60, a Kenyan immigrant, this week admitted to have conspired with other Kenyans to defraud various county governments in the US Sh60 million by posing as employees of a leading IT...

Wife finds police hubby dangling in bathroom in Dandora suicide – Nairobi News

A police officer on Thursday committed suicide inside his house in Dandora. Police Constable Moses Maina, who is stationed in Turkana county, ended his life by hanging himself using a cloth. According to police, he was found by his wife dangling inside the bathroom. Mr Philip Ndolo told Nairobi News that the...

Do you know this patient who is admitted at Kenyatta National Hospital? – Nairobi News

The Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) is asking the public for help in finding the next of kin of a woman who is currently admitted at the hospital. According to the hospital, the woman was involved in an accident along Mombasa road and was brought to the hospital for treament. After receiving...

Woman electrocuted after being accused of stealing phone in bar – Nairobi News

Residents of Moi Girls slum in Chuka town, Tharaka-Nithi County are demanding justice for a woman who was reportedly electrocuted in a bar on Monday night after being accused of stealing a mobile phone. People who witnessed the 10pm incident said the 24-year-old, only identified as Mercy, was stripped naked,...

Former Neno bishop opens his church after bitter fallout with Pastor Ng’ang’a – Nairobi News

Bishop Robert Wafula at Neno Evangelism Centre in Mombasa on May 26, 2019. He has quit the church. PHOTO | COURTESY Bishop Robert Wafula, formerly of Neno Evangelism Center, Mombasa has opened his own church, just days after quitting Pastor James Ng’ang’a’s church in the wake of...

Drama as woman strips naked on the streets of Nairobi – PHOTOS and VIDEO – Nairobi News

A traffic police officer and curious members of the public persuade a woman to get off the streets after she stripped naked in the middle of Kenyatta Avenue within Nairobi's CBD. PHOTO | KANYIRI WAHITO A middle-aged woman made a scene after stripping naked along Kimathi Street...

Why Sonko is offering Sh40k for video of this woman on top of kanjo pickup – Nairobi News

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is offering a reward of Sh40,000 to anyone who can produce a video which captured the events that took place during the arrest of a breastfeeding hawker. In the video, which went viral on Tuesday, the woman is seen cradling her infant on top of a...

Man disrupts church service to protest wrong sex details on his birth certificate – Nairobi News

A 21-year-old man interrupted a church service in Mombasa after he took to the podium to castigate his mother for failing to change his birth certificate from female to male. Mr William Wanjohi, formerly a tout in Nairobi caused a stir, while holding the birth certificate, which indicated that he...

Here is what could soon be required of married couples seeking divorce  – Nairobi News

You will have to stay in a marriage for at least three years before seeking divorce from your partner in Kenya if a proposal by the Law Society of Kenya to the Attorney General is passed. The proposal will also require a married couple to seek Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR) –...

Shock as couple is arrested on suspicion of killing, dumping infant in latrine – Nairobi News

Police at a scene of crime. PHOTO | FILE Police in Thika are holding a man and his wife on suspicion of killing and dumping their three-month-old baby in a pit latrine. Mr Daniel Nyamweya Keya and Ms Leonida Nyakerario are said to have travelled to Kisii last Wednesday...

Jealous singles can’t withstand this lovey-dovey habit of newlyweds – Nairobi News

The first few months of marriage is usually blissful for most couples who seem to always want to share their happiness with people around them. That is why it is not uncommon to get newlyweds flooding their timelines with sweet messages about love on social media. But for all their good...

Woman attacked by husband after failing to cook githeri – Nairobi News

A woman is fighting for her life at a Kirinyaga hospital after she was attacked by her husband at Riverside slums in Ngurubani for failing to cook his favourite Githeri meal. Catherine Waithera,27, suffered serious burns on her face and chest after she was hit with a burning stove which...

Shocking video of young boy’s ‘dirty talk’ with woman goes viral – Nairobi News

A screen grab of the viral video of the boy and woman. PHOTO | COURTESY An undated video of young boy and a woman engaging in a vulgar conversation has gone viral on social media. In the video, the young boy, who looks not more than 12 years old,...

Women give their side of the story after #BrokenBonds leaves audiences shocked – Nairobi News

Women on social media have expressed disappointment and frustration following a story aired by a local television station on Monday night. The KTN Father’s day special report that aired in two parts during the evening news showed the life of misery and anguish that fathers who have been separated from...

Why male Ebola survivors cannot have unprotected sex for a year – Nairobi News

Men who have recovered from the Ebola virus disease (EVD) should practice good hygiene and safe sex at least 12 months after the onset of the symptoms to avoid sexually transmitting the disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said. According to WHO fact sheet on the highly contagious disease, the...

Breastfeeding hawker stages protest on top of kanjos’ pickup – Nairobi News

A video of a breastfeeding hawker sitting on top of a pickup to protest the seizure of her wares by city askaris has gone viral on social media and elicited mixed reactions. The woman is seen cradling her infant on top of a patrol pickup owned by Nairobi county government,...

Kenyan woman happy to be back home after being rescued from Iraq-bound plane – Nairobi News

Shantel Nyaboke, 21, who hails from Kisii county, at Istanbul Airport: PHOTO | COURTESY Shantel Nyaboke, 21, who was saved by a good Samaritan she chanced upon inside a Turkish Airline plane from possible slavery in Iraq arrived safely in Nyamache, Bobasi in Kisii County Monday night. In an...

Underage ‘sex slaves’ rescued after police raid Eastleigh brothel – VIDEO – Nairobi News

Nairobi's Eastleigh business centre. PHOTO | FILE Police on Sunday night rescued five minors in a suspected brothel in Eastleigh, Nairobi with one girl found fighting for her life in a city hospital after a forced abortion went wrong. A woman identified only as ‘VIP’ is suspected to have...

How Good Samaritan saved Middle East-bound Kenyan woman – Nairobi News

A Kenyan woman will forever thank a stranger she met aboard an airplane for saving her from probably a lifetime of slavery and exploitation in the Middle East. The chance encounter that saved Shantel Nyaboke, 21, from falling into the same trap many jobless Kenyans have fallen into happened many...

Protests after woman bleeds to death while giving birth at Ruai Family Hospital – Nairobi News

Left: A signpost of Ruai Family Hospital in Tala, Machakos County. Right: Area residents protest over the death of a mother at the facility. PHOTOS | COURTESY Residents in Tala, Machakos County on Sunday held demonstrations after a woman died while delivering a baby at Ruai Family Hospital. Dozens...

Top 2013 KCSE student found dead in the US – Nairobi News

The late Norah Jelagat Borus. PHOTO | NATION Norah Jelagat Borus, who was the best girl in Nairobi County in the 2013 KCSE exams, was on Friday found dead at Stanford University in California. Norah was the fourth best student nationally and was admitted in the university’s School of...

Celebrating all the fathers on this Father’s Day – Nairobi News

A father playing with his daughter. FILE PHOTO Every third Sunday of June, the world marks Father’s Day to honour biological fathers, step fathers and all men who play the role of father figures. A good father makes all the difference in a child’s life. He’s a pillar of strength,...

Shaming and bullying of female leaders must stop – Nairobi News

Nairobi woman representative Esther Passaris at a past event. PHOTO | FILE My first encounter with Nairobi woman representative Esther Passaris was in 2013. As a cub reporter for a local newspaper, I was tasked with profiling women in politics in the run up to the 2013 elections. Other...

Family members kill monster dad who shot dead his three children – Nairobi News

The home of David Kipkorir Kamaril in Kapker village, Marakwet East, Elgeyo Marakwet county. PHOTO | COURTESY A man from Kapker village in Elgeyo Marakwet county – who shot dead his three children and injured another three on Monday – was killed on Thursday evening by his...

Waiter stirs social media anger with claims of unfair sack at Amaica The Restaurant – Nairobi News

Mr Maxwell Mwangi with his wife Gladys Wanjiru. PHOTO | SCREENSHOT A man who was waiting tables at Amaica The Restaurant, off Peponi Road, is seeking justice for wrongful dismissal. Mr Maxwell Mwangi claims he was fired despite being granted permission to attend to his wife Gladys Wanjiru who...

The beauty of women with a grip on themselves – Nairobi News

A happy couple enjoying drinks on a date. FILE PHOTO There is something thoroughly enchanting about smart women. The authentic smart. Because, clearly, Nairobi is choking not just in garbage but smarties too. This week I met an old friend. We haven’t crossed paths in a while. I guess...

How prospective car buyer lost Sh50k in auction that never was – Nairobi News

On April 3, 2019 Mr Martin Wanjohi Mwai came across an advertisement by Rising Sun Auctioneers – that it was planning to auction a Toyota Belta car registration number KBW 770E. In the advert, there were three instructions that were issued and anyone willing to participate in the auction was required to...

Petty thief filmed snatching phone from matatu passenger – VIDEO – Nairobi News

A video of a pedestrian snatching a phone from a passenger inside a public service vehicle has elicited mixed reactions from the online community. The video shared by a tweep on social media captures the phone thief dressed in a black jacket walking casually between vehicles caught up in traffic...
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