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Four dead after floods sweep away vehicle – Nairobi News

Four people perished in a night drowning incident in Kitui County after their car was swept while crossing a flooded seasonal river. The incident happened at Mutindi stream near Matinyani market on Wednesday night when the double cabin pick up, which had six occupants fell off the bridge plunging into...

Aisha Jumwa released on Sh1 million bond – VIDEO – Nairobi News

Malindi Member of parliament Aisha Jumwa and her bodyguard Geoffrey Okuta have each been released on Sh1 million bond and a surety of a similar amount with the alternative of Sh500,000 bail. The two have however been ordered to present themselves to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) offices in...

Kindly decline the appointment, Senator Sakaja tells Mary Wambui – Nairobi News

The controversy surrounding the appointment of Mary Wambui as the chair of the National Employment Authority is not going away anytime soon. On Thursday, Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja joined the debate and urged Wambui to refuse the appointment. He also said he will instruct lawyers to file a petition to quash...

Six-car pile-up causes morning traffic jam along Thika Superhighway – PHOTOS – Nairobi News

Motorists along the busy Thika Superhighway on Wednesday morning were caught in a massive traffic jam after at least six cars were involved in an accident. Four Passenger Service Vehicles (PSVs) and two personal cars, a double cabin pickup and a Toyota Probox, were among the cars that got involved...

Tuju brokers peace between bitter rivals Elachi and Guyo – Nairobi News

Nairobi County Assembly Speaker Beatrice Elachi and Majority Leader Abdi Guyo can now breathe a sigh of relief after Jubilee Party brokered a truce between the warring factions at the city assembly. Jubilee Party secretary general Raphael Tuju announced that following a meeting with the party’s MCAs on Wednesday, they...

Calm returns to Nairobi County Assembly after week of chaos and drama – Nairobi News

Calm has returned to Nairobi County Assembly after a week of chaos and drama following the return to office by Speaker Beatrice Elachi on Wednesday last week. The chaos of last week has been replaced by peaceful groupings as normal business seems to be slowly picking up at the assembly. A...

Good news as government rolls out cervical cancer vaccination – Nairobi News

The Ministry of Health will on Friday roll out the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) virus vaccine against cervical cancer in Mombasa county. Speaking during a media briefing Wednesday, ahead of the launch in Mombasa, the Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki said cervical cancer – one of the leading causes of death...

Cleric-turned-MCA arrested over forged academic certificates – Nairobi News

A Member of the County Assembly in Kiambu has been arrested over forgery claims. Robert Kibe Githongo, who represents Kiamangi Ward MCA, was arrested on Wednesday. The MCA, who is also a pastor of f the Africa Independent Pentecostal Church, was being sought after by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC). EACC...

A glimpse of how the JKIA-Westlands Expressway will look like when complete – Nairobi News

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday launched the much-awaited construction of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA)-Westlands Expressway. The Sh65 billion project was set to commence in August but was pushed to October and construction is set to begin soon. The 18.586-kilometre road project will start at JKIA and terminate at James Gichuru, along...

Jubilee summons Nairobi MCAs over latest fracas at the county assembly – Nairobi News

Nairobi Jubilee MCAs will today (Wednesday) appear before the party’s Dispute Resolution committee over fracas witnessed at the county assembly Wednesday last week. Jubilee Party Secretary General Raphael Tuju said that the party had last week summoned the 65 ward representatives and the meeting will see the committee chaired by...

Technical glitch cuts off Airtel users with subscribers unable to make calls – Nairobi News

Airtel subscribers were on Wednesday morning left stranded after the company developed a technical hitch in its servers. Those who tried to access the either the voice, data and SMS services were unable to do so, even as the company gave assurances that it was working on resolving the problem. The...

Court the next battleground as Punguza Mizigo debate deadline nears – Nairobi News

Thirdway Alliance Party leader Ekuru Aukot has blamed bribery, coercion and political sycophancy as the main reasons for the rejection of his referendum initiative even as more counties continue to reject it. In light of that Aukot has opened a new battleground by moving to court to challenge the grounds advanced...

Uhuru to launch expensive SGR line to ‘nowhere’ – Nairobi News

Mr Macharia said that after the launch of the express highway that will connect Cabanas to Westlands, President Uhuru Kenyatta will go to the SGR Nairobi station before heading to Ongata Rongai, Ngong and Maai Mahiu. He will later commission the Suswa station. “We shall first launch the passenger service...

PEFA Church bus intercepted ferrying weed – Nairobi News

A Pentecostal Evangelistic Fellowship Assemblies (PEFA) bus was intercepted by police in Voi while transporting bhang. DCI detectives working on a tip-off intercepted the bus, registration number KCM 182J belonging to PEFA Church, North Coast region, at Ndara area. Confirming the incident, Voi OCPD Bernastein Shali said the bus belonging to...

IEBC summons ODM officials over Kibra violence – Nairobi News

The electoral commission has summoned Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) officials over the violence witnessed in Kibra over the weekend. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has given the Raila Odinga-led party 24 hours to respond to the complaint filed by Jubilee Party’s Kibra parliamentary seat by-election candidate McDonald Mariga. In...

Aisha Jumwa arrested after ODM candidate’s uncle is shot dead – Nairobi News

Malindi MP Aisha Jumwa was on Tuesday night arrested after one person was shot dead in a scuffle between rival ODM Party supporters in Ganda Ward in Malindi, Kilifi County. The Malindi MP was detained alongside four other people who were in her house when the police stormed in. “We are...

More men dying in road accidents – NTSA report – Nairobi News

More men are dying in road accidents than women, new figures released by the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) have shown. Of the ‭2,693‬ lives lost in road accidents between January 2019 and October 14, 2019, 2,266 were men and 427 women, according to the latest NTSA Repot on...

KNH seeking the relatives of these nine male patients – PHOTOS – Nairobi News

The Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) has appealed to the public to help them get in touch with the relatives of nine male patients who are admitted at the hospital. The hospital shared the said patients’ mugshots on social media and provided phone numbers through which the public can inform them...

Njenga Karume’s granddaughter who died for lack of hospital funds laid to rest – Nairobi News

The burial of the granddaughter of the late Cabinet Minister Njenga Karume is currently underway in Kiambu county. The death of Michelle Wariara Karume, 25, made headlines after it emerged that she died begging her family members to cater for her medical bills. Michelle, who succumbed to cancer on September 14,...

Njenga Karume’s granddaughter’s burial ongoing – Nairobi News

The burial of the granddaughter of the late Cabinet Minister Njenga Karume is currently underway in Kiambu county. The death of Michelle Wariara Karume, 25, made headlines after it emerged that she died begging her family members to cater for her medical bills. Michelle, who succumbed to cancer on September 14,...

Nairobi County Assembly to resume regular sittings in two weeks’ time – Nairobi News

Nairobi County Assembly will resume its regular sittings two weeks from today after being suspended indefinitely last week by Speaker Beatrice Elachi. Speaker Elachi, in a Gazette notice, said that regular plenary will resume on October 29 as from 2:30pm in accordance with the assembly’s calendar. This comes after the Speaker...

Pwani University becomes fourth varsity to be closed within a month – Nairobi News

Pwani University has become the fourth learning institution to be closed indefinitely within a month following student’s unrest. This after the students engage police in running battles for the better part of Monday causing extensive damage to university property. The school’s administrators later notified all the students to vacate the premises...

Security guard in trouble after carjackers use him to withdraw victim’s cash – Nairobi News

A private security guard who aided a carjacker to withdraw money sent to his phone from a Kayole robbery and rape victim has been held for seven days, with the permission of the court. The Directorate of Criminal Investigations on Monday obtained orders to detain Michael Nyangweso Eunyusatsi pending investigations...

Officers poke holes on Mutyambai’s efforts to ‘tame’ them – Nairobi News

There is disquiet with the National Police Service following fresh orders that were issued by Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai on how officers should conduct themselves. Officers who have spoken to Nairobi News in confidence said that the orders issue last week in order to control crime linked to police...

Tout accused of raping ‘mama nguo’ gets reprieve as accuser withdraws charge – Nairobi News

A 32 year old tout charged with raping a woman after he duped her into his house to clean his clothes got a reprieve after she withdrew the charges against him on Monday. However, Peres Katundu Wambua will have to wait for the Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji to...

Are there any lessons learnt from Likoni ferry tragedy? – Nairobi News

The Kenya Maritime Authority and the Commission on Administrative Justice are investigating the circumstances, under which a vehicle on-board MV Harambee ferry, plunged into the Indian Ocean, leading to the death of a mother and child. The bodies of Mariam Kighenda and her four-year-old daughter Amanda Mutheu stayed under the...

Why KNH plans to construct Sh15 billion seven-storey private hospital – Nairobi News

Kenya’s largest referral hospital plans to put up a Sh15 billion seven-storey private hospital to fund public services in the parent institution. In a public notice posted in the dailies, Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) said the 300-bed facility that will stand on 3.6 hectares will be developed under a design,...

Remains of Kenyans who perished in Ethiopian plane crash arrive in Nairobi – Nairobi News

The remains of 32 Kenyans who perished in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 plane crash on March 10, 2019, have arrived in Nairobi. An Ethiopian Airline plane carrying the fragments of the deceased landed at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Monday at around 10am. The loved ones of the 32...
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