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Mwilu’s lawyer accused of lying : The Standard

Mwilu's lawyer accused of lying

The Standard – Kenya: Kahata seeks to dribble into Afcon fame | The Standard

Harambee Stars' midfielder Francis Kahata dribbles in a friendly match against Equatorial Guinea at Kenyatta Stadium. Gor Mahia midfielder Francis Kahata says club’s success at the continental level has prepared him well for the Africa Cup of Nations that kicks off tonight in Egypt. K’Ogalo made history by qualifying for...

DPP wants Waititu case expedited : The Standard

DPP office on Wednesday told a Kiambu court that it erred in giving anticipatory bail to Governor Ferdinand Waititu.

The Standard – Kenya: Chapa Dimba: Rising stars set to sparkle as Kenya’s football future blossoms | The Standard

Kiambu based Euronuts football team celebrates after being crowned winners during the Chapa Dimba na Safaricom Central Finals held at Thika Stadium Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom has frankly given Kenyan youth an exemplary platform to showcase their talents and grow their skills for a better future. Being a national...

Comedians, talk show hosts to be accredited in new rules : The Standard

The Media Council of Kenya has announced a raft of accreditation guidelines in a bid to redefine journalism practice in the country.

The Standard – Kenya: Underrated striker Duvan Zapata sends Colombia into Copa America quarter-finals | The Standard

Colombia's Duvan Zapata celebrates after scoring against Qatar during their Copa America football tournament group match at the Cicero Pompeu de Toledo Stadium, also known as Morumbi, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 19, 2019. Duvan Zapata scored for the second match running to send Colombia into the Copa America quarter-finals...

Maiden Eurobond comes due : The Standard

Central Bank of Kenya(CBK) Governor Patrick Njoroge addressing the press at his office on Thursday May 28, 2019. Five years after Kenya went into the international market for its maiden Eurobond, it is time to pay up. On...

Police constable stabbed to death : The Standard

The deceased officer was attached to Masaba North Deputy County Commissioner's office.

Insecurity now spurs measles spread in northern DR Congo : The Standard

Insecurity now spurs measles spread in northern DR Congo

Police inspector arraigned over Wajir terror attack : The Standard

An inspector of police has been arraigned in court in connection with terror activities in Wajir that left a dozen police officers dead.

Police inspector arraigned in court over Wajir terror attack : The Standard

An inspector of police has been arraigned in court in connection with terror activities in Wajir that left a dozen police officers dead.

16-year-old student raped, body dumped in maize plantation : The Standard

A form one student was on Wednesday found raped and her body dumped in a maize plantation in lmenti North Sub County.

The Standard – Kenya: View Harambee Stars’ 2019 AFCON matches [PLUS KICKOFF TIME] | The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta signs a ball during the presentation of the National flag to Harambee Stars football team ahead of AFCON at State House, Nairobi. Looking on are Nick Mwendwa, President of the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) and coach Sebastien Migne. Kenyan football team Harambee Stars will earn Sh459...

Chinese herbal clinic among 30 shut by poisons board : The Standard

A Chinese herbal clinic is among 30 health facilities that use alternative medicine which have been shut by Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB).

Alex Mwakideu, wife welcome third child

Alex Mwakideu and his wife Mariam Mwemba. Milele FM’s Head of Radio, Alex Mwakideu and his wife Mariam Mwemba have welcomed their third child. Mwakideu shared a photo of the new-born on social media while also revealing his name. “In case they ask... Tell them am here waiting for our new-born baby...”...

The Standard – Kenya: Arsenal fans slam club owner Kroenke as transfer window activity intensifies | The Standard

Stan Kroenke before an NFL football game in 2017 Remember the ‘Wenger Out’ chants and banners at the Emirates during the 2017-18 Premier League campaign? Judgement time at the Emirates had come and it was time for Arsene Wenger, the father-figure at the club for 22 years to leave. Fans...

Shut order on health firms in Machakos opposed : The Standard

Pharmacy owners pick war with Mutua over relocation directive

Opposition governor warms up to DP Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto. A first time county boss elected on an opposition ticket appears to have decided to fully embrace Deputy President William Ruto.  Speculation is rife that the leader has decided to cut links with his party and jump ship so that he gets re-elected.  This is after realizing...

Garissa university massacre revisited : The Standard

Garissa university massacre revisited

Want Sh40,000? Send Governor Mike Sonko this video

Mike Sonko. Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has offered a Sh40,00 cash rewards to anyone who can produce a video of county officials allegedly harassing a suckling woman. This is after photos of the woman sitting atop a city council vehicle while holding her baby went viral on social media. According to Sonko,...

The Standard – Kenya: How Kenya has styled up in jersey unveiling since Nyamweya’s time | The Standard

Harambee Stars attacker Ayub Timbe donning the new Macron green jersey Five years ago, in the month of April, Football Kenya Federation (FKF) signed a two –year partnership deal with Spanish sports apparel manufacturer Joma. This deal would see Joma supply kits to Senior team (Harambee Stars), the under-17,...

Uhuru unveils Sh30 billion partnership to offer youths quality jobs : The Standard

NAIROBI, KENYA: Five million youths across the country stand to benefit from a sh30 billion partnership aimed at creating quality jobs. The project also known as Young Africa Works in Kenya is aligned to the country’s economic priorities, including the ‘Big Four’...

The desperate search for home away from home : The Standard

As the refugee numbers worldwide hit record high, just why are poor nations hosting more refugees?

The Standard – Kenya: Great action as big shots clash in African games trials | The Standard

Kenya's Beatrice Chepkoech celebrates during in the women's 3000 metres steeplechase during the IAAF Diamond League "Memorial Van Damme" athletics meeting at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels on August 31, 2018. It’s a tough duel as more than 800 athletes battle in the African Games track and field...

Zimbabwe’s currency hits new low : The Standard

Reuters 20th Jun 2019 15:05:04 GMT +0300 A motorist counts money as he queues for petrol in Harare, Zimbabwe, January 18, 2019 Zimbabwe’s interim currency fell to a new low on the black market on Thursday and local...

Ex-presidential hopeful arrested with Sh13m bhang : The Standard

The 2013 candidate declined to allow the officers manning the barrier to search the trolley

South Sudan lawmakers quit budget presentation over unpaid public salaries : The Standard

South Sudanese lawmakers stormed out of a budget presentation by the finance minister on Thursday, with one citing frustrations over non-payment of sa

Death robbed me of my mentor – Njoro speaks on losing Ayeiya

Njoro and Ayeiya Before comedy, George Maina alias Njoro, 27, worked as a casual labourer at a construction site besides digging trenches and selling tomatoes to make ends meet, despite having studied journalism. He speaks about what he had to do to earn a spot as one of the best...

Uhuru: I wanted to be a president because I wanted to be like my father : The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta at a State House function (PHOTO: Courtesy) NAIROBI, KENYA: President Uhuru Kenyatta has challenged Kenyans to stop concentrating too much on how to make money at the expense of passing good values to their children for a better tomorrow. ...

Sugarcane driver arrested after running over his turn-boy : The Standard

The driver is at Awendo police station and the body of the deceased was transferred to Rosewood Mortuary in Awendo town where an autopsy will be done.
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The Standard – Kenya: Kahata seeks to dribble into Afcon fame | The Standard

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