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Former president alights from car to control traffic

The traffic snarl-up was caused by motorists creating four lanes on a single lane road. After being caught up in a traffic jam, a former Ghanian president took matters into his own hands and...

Use State incentives to grow, SMEs told

A state tourism agency has noted that many SMEs are not aware that the incentives exist.

Churches want poll date moved, EACC replaced

NCCK backs call for prime minister's post in an expanded executive.

KICC pushes for bigger conferencing pie

KICC was among the 338 exhibitors who took part in the annual Meetings Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa, that ended yesterday

Oparanya to spend close to Sh3billion on projects

Governor lays out plan that will see health and infrastructure funded to spur growth.

Trump in ‘no rush’ as formal nuclear talks open with Kim

Trump in 'no rush' as formal nuclear talks open with Kim

EAPC sinks further into the red as losses widen to Sh1.2b

Struggling cement maker has also seen its insolvency position rise by Sh1.3b in just six months in a major headache to the management.

Team proposes measures to revive sick sugar sector

Importation of the commodity to be closely monitored to stop it from flooding supermarket shelves.

MPs want Budget cut to Sh2tr

MPs want Budget cut to Sh2tr

It’s death row for defiler, murderer

The victim had attended a Mass at St Barnabas Catholic Church at Kamuingi as her mother and aunt went to Kenya Assemblies of God.

Low income segment misses out on most housing developments

Majority of Kenyans are not on the radar of most initiatives by public and private agencies aimed at increasing the number of housing units.

Nyandarua milk farmers protest reduction of milk prices

Rising cost of rearing animals in the dry season compounds losses.

New KCC manager probed on graft claims

The probe was prompted by the claims of a corruption watchdog that Jamleck Mwangi was doing business with the entity using proxy firms.

Two quarries closed after protests by residents

The residents protested mining of ballast, saying blasts had affected their houses and livestock.

MPs seek clarity on Aitel, Telkom merger

House committee plans to question senior officials, including Treasury CS, claiming merger could see taxpayers lose out.

Boy crashes toddler in estate car ‘accident’

Doctor said Angel was bleeding from the ears and mouth and had a fractured skull.

Uganda’s gold exports overtake coffee earnings

Uganda's gold exports overtake coffee earnings

Top Judge demand to city lawyer

Supreme Court Judge Ibrahim demands apology from lawyer Ahmednassir for linking him to bribery claims in Wajir governor election petition.

Want to start a radio station? I did it using electronic waste

Form four leaver brings to life spoilt electronics as a radio station

Uhuru imposters deny fraud charges, released on bail

Chief magistrate Francis Andayi ruled that there were no compelling reasons to deny them bail and released each on a cash bail of Sh100,000.

KICC seeks to market Kenya as world MICE destination

KICC is seeking to market Kenya as the world Meetings, Incentives and Conference Centre (MICE) in South Africa.

Suspects in Mwatha murder case appear in court

Caroline Mwatha was reported missing on February 6, prompting Amnesty International to raise the alarm over her disappearance.

Passenger arrested after throwing coin into plane engine to wish for a safe flight

All 162 passengers were forced to board a different flight the next day to their destination

Policeman, son held over murder of lawyer in Athi River

A policeman and his son were Wednesday arrested over the murder of lawyer Robert Chesang in Lukenya, Machakos County.

Kibera residents unite to protect city dam

Kibera residents fear the 30 acres of riparian land could disappear thanks to the booming property development industry.

Kenyatta Caves: Makao ya mashujaa Jomo, Oginga na Pinto kabla ya uhuru

Zamani yakijulikana kama mapango ya Kino, mapango hayo yalitumika kama maficho na rais wa kwanza wa jamuhuri ya Kenya Mzee Jomo Kenyatta

NSE share index down by 9.56 points

Nairobi Securities Exchange share index was down by 9.56 points to mark 2947.31 on Monday's close

Billions in fake notes seized in house linked to Uhuru impersonators

Police impound billions of shillings in fake currency from house associated with 7 men charged with defrauding Sameer Africa boss of Sh10m.

Portland cement records Sh1.2b after tax loss

EAPCC attributes financial loss to a difficult business environment, sluggish market and production challenges.

Gender bill flops again, a fourth time

The passage of the Bill is meant to give women a fair chance in a male-dominated domain.

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Petitioner who wanted 4 Supreme Court judges sacked now wants the case thrown out

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Israel says six wounded near Tel Aviv in long-range Gaza rocket attack

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University students arrested with bhang taped to their bodies

One of the students nabbed with narcotics taped to his body. Two university students were arrested on Saturday for being in possession of narcotic drugs. The...

Matiangi says Sh700mn saved by buying police uniforms locally

Speaking when he led top government officials to inspect the production progress, the CS said he is happy with the progress so far, with...

I survived the hangman’s noose! ex convict narrates his life journey

Wilson Kinywa, 40, narrated how he got incarcerated in Kamiti Maximum Prison and released last month. He went to prison a naïve...

Court dismisses Kidero’s application to be charged separately in KSh 213 million fraud case

- Kidero was arrested and charged with abuse of office and misappropriation of public funds amounting to KSh 213 million- He was charged alongside...