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City News: City man in court for setting pregnant wife on fire

Melvin Okoth in court. A man has been charged with attempting to murder his pregnant wife. Melvin Okoth is alleged to have set his wife Janet Bahati on fire after she called him with another...

Honeymoon over for SGR cargo shippers

Operator reduced fees earlier in the year to woo more users on rail.

Phrases that defined 2018

Laughter and amusement has been the glue that has held Kenyans together in difficult situations

Heads Up: Award-winning actress Lizz Njagah welcomes second son

The Konstantaras. Award-winning actress Lizz Njagah has announced the arrival of her second baby on her social media pages. Fans were quick to send congratulatory messages to the actress...

Rabat, the refulgent capital City of Morocco is beautiful and neat

It is high time Governor Mike Sonko and his team struggling to make Nairobi more hospitable and welcoming made a bench marking trip to Rabat, the cent

City lawyer Tom Ojienda to spend night in police custody

DCI detectives arrest lawyer Tom Ojienda in Nairobi over Mumias Sugar issues; police looking for a Judge and more suspects.

Bereaved Guatemalan mother recalls hopes son would ease U.S. entry

Detained on the U.S. border, Felipe Gomez Alonzo died late on Christmas Eve in a New Mexico hospital a few weeks after setting off with his father.

NaiNotepad: Kenyans tell Diamond and Rayvanny to ditch Tanzania

Diamond and Rayvanny. Kenyan celebs have come out in numbers to condemn Baraza la Sanaa la Taifa (BASATA) for banning Bongo stars Diamond Platnumz and Rayvanny from performing or organising...

Sim-sim, the wonder oil crop with the resilience of a camel that is lighting up faces in the arid north

The sun baked soils of Mandera and neighbouring Counties in North Eastern Kenya where rainfall is but a rarity support the growing of sim sim, a wonde

Media round table: This is what Uhuru should tell Kenyans

President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to address burning national issues in a round-table with journalists

Congo opposition leader Fayulu takes clear lead ahead of Sunday’s election

Fayulu, a former Exxon Mobil manager, was little known when he was picked as joint candidate of an opposition coalition in November.

NaiNotepad: Kakamega youth ‘making love’ at new fountain

MP Khamala claims newly constructed fountain at CBD used by youth to initiate romantic relationships. The newly-constructed fountain in the heart of Kakamega town has been cited as a motivator...

The year of demolitions

Investors and owners of buildings on road reserves and riparian land may live to remember 2018 as a horrible one.

Uhuru mourns Savula’s daughter

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday condoled with the family of Lugari MP Ayub Savula following the demise of his daughter Joan Chiri Atugah.

OCS, two chiefs suspended over chang’aa incident

Kipkorir Moso has been suspended for allegedly failing to act on information on the sale of illicit brew at Kaproret Village in Konoin.

Shock as body is found in a dustbin

Residents of Naiberi Centre in Ainabkoi Constituency woke up to shock after discovering a body of a middle-aged man inside a dustbin

Elephant deaths, poaching reduce

Elephant deaths have dropped by 30 percent this year with 396 deaths recorded this year as compared to 727 deaths last year.

Extra-judicial killings hit Nakuru

At least 33 complaints against the police have been launched in Rift Valley and are at an advanced stage.

Efforts to recover Sh50 billion ill-gotten wealth

Assets recovery and anti-graft agency obtain orders to freeze accounts of suspects.

Worst tragedies, accidents in 2018

As 2018 comes to an end, Kenyans will live to remember major accidents and tragedies that led to loss of many lives.

Uhuru gets good rating on graft war

A majority of Kenyans approve of President Uhuru Kenyatta's effort in curbing corruption, a public opinion poll shows.

Forgotten promises later and Gikomba fires are always back

In just less than ten years, Gikomba market has experienced at least nine fires.

Ban on logging highlighted State’s conservation plans

Environment CS Tobiko says ban meant to give stakeholders time to restore forests to recommended 10 per cent cover by 2022.

Governor Awiti is well, Raila reassures

Awiti's absence has fueled anxiety, which has been compounded by pending ruling by the Supreme Court over the fate of his reelection last year.

Social scene: Changes to law must go on, say Raila allies

Changes to law must go on, say Raila allies Harold Odhiambo Posted on: 28th Dec 2018 ...

CS aide charged with rape of boss daughter

Suspect denied charges and was released on a bond of Sh300, 000 with surety of similar amount.

Social scene: Storm over no-MOU-with-Ruto remark

Storm after Murathe disowns DP Ruto on 2022 Standard Team Posted on: 28th Dec 2018 ...

Car and General ups earnings threefold

Motorcycle sales drop as market saturation and tight regulations kick in.

Alcohol abuse among students worrying

Importation of cheap counterfeit drinks from neighbouring countries blamed for addiction.

Flights redirected as volcano alert level raised

Indonesia on Thursday raised the alert level for the erupting Anak Krakatau volcano to the second-highest, and ordered all flights to steer clear.

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God is great as 73 AL SHABAAB militants are killed like dogs in SOMALIA – casualties expected to rise

Saturday January 19, 2019-Somali government forces in collaboration with Kenya Defence Forces have today killed 73 Al Shabaab terrorists who tried to stage a...

Enough is enough! Governor DHADHO GODHANA tells refugees to go back to Somalia after Dusit attack-Vows to evict all Somalis in Tana River

Saturday January 19, 2019-Tana River Governor, Dhadho Godhana, has asked all Somali refugees to relocate to their country.This follows the Tuesday attack in which...

Tech company mourns six senior employees killed in DusitD2 attack

- A total 21 lives were lost during the horrific January 15 attack- At least 700 people who had been trapped inside offices were...

DP Ruto: We have confidence in the Judiciary

Deputy President William Ruto has asked the judicial arm of the Government to discharge its mandate diligently and in accordance with the Constitution....

Wife and father of Riverside suicide bomber arrested in Mombasa

She was named as Shaila Mwalim Bakari. NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 19 – Police have arrested the father and wife of the Mahir Khalid Riziki,...

How I met Diamond Platnumz

Diamond and Tanasha Donna have been trending since late 2018. It seems like the singer is ready to settle down with his...

GIS System Administrator Job

Job Group K Responsibilities To oversee data automation and maintenance of the Geo-spatial database, including data standards and quality assurance,...

Four years on: The day Kenya’s brave school children were teargassed but prevailed against land grabbers

It is exactly four years today since the anti-riot police lobbed tear gas canisters at Lang'ata primary school pupils and activists protesting against the...

Officers on the hunt for fugitive wife of slain Dusit terrorist

Police have trained their guns on one woman believed to have been at the centre of the Tuesday terror attack at the...

Tax cuts begin in 12 days as power bill refund starts

A Kenya Power technician. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Manufacturers are set to start paying reduced...