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Tragedy as child burns to death

Grief has engulfed a family living in Obunga slums in Kisumu after their six-year-old daughter perished in a fire accident on Christmas day.

Charges against Rwandan officials accused of president’s murder dropped

Following demands by relatives of the French crew who died when president Juvenal Habyarimana's plane was downed, an investigation was launched.

Local News: Chipukeezy officially introduces new girlfriend after dumping fiancé

Chipukeezy with his new catch. Comedian Vincent Muasya AKA Chipukeezy has officially revealed his new catch, only identified as Kibanja, weeks after breaking up with his fiancé of two years,...

Africa’s domestic travel on growth path

Africa's domestic travel has continued to record impressive growth due to high per capita income and relaxed visa requirements.

IPOA investigates shooting of student in Kibera

Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet has asked IPOA to expedite probe into the death of Carilton Maina.

Three students killed in university lab explosion

The accident that blew out windows and left the building a blackened shell.

NaiNotepad: Tahmeed to kick timid competition with ‘self-contained’ buses

A Tahmeed bus. It’s during the festive period that matatus and buses outdo each other to win passengers. Tahmeed, a popular bus company is warming up to launch more comfortable buses, not...

Local News: I would never laugh at another woman: Nyota Ndogo reacts to Lilian Muli’s separation

Lilian Muli and Nyota Ndogo. Popular TV anchor Lilian Muli recently took to social media revealing that she’s single while referring to her baby daddy, Jared Nevaton as a ‘community...

NaiNotepad: Affair? My poor feeder hubby eats Miss Mboch’s mashakura like a dog

"She just boils watery stuff. To my shock, my hubby eats like the world is ending." We’ve been married for six years and all along, I believed my husband is a poor eater. Most times, he...

City News: How I make a cool Sh30k per month selling briquettes

This night driver took a loan, built a small factory and the rest, as they say, is history. Esmond Nduati is a driver. After attending a friend’s wedding in Nanyuki, he started making...

African News: Missing Uganda police bus found

The bus went missing from Kampala on Sunday. A Uganda Police bus that had earlier been announced missing has been found. The Navy Blue coloured bus registration number UP 5484 went missing...

International News: PHOTOS: Russia military unveils chilling 2019 calendar

The photos show some serious firepower. A chilling Christmas greeting has come from Vladimir Putin today in the form of a 2019 calendar from his burgeoning military machine. The Russian...

Social scene: The year of the handshake

The year of the handshake Japheth Ogila Posted on: 26th Dec 2018 ...

International News: Guatemalan boy becomes second child to die in U.S. custody in December

The boy was a Guetemalan immigrant. An 8-year-old Guatemalan child has died in US border patrol custody at a hospital in Alamogordo, New Mexico, on the early hours of Christmas Day, it's...

International News: Robin Thicke proposes to pregnant girlfriend April Love Geary

Robin Thicke and April Love Geary are expecting a second child in March. Robin Thicke has proposed to his 23-year-old girlfriend and according to an April Love Geary's Instagram post, she...

International News: Man kills ex-wife, updates her Facebook for months to pretend she’s alive

Rakhi Srivastava was pushed off a cliff by her ex-hubby, police say. A surgeon pushed his ex-wife off a cliff and for the following seven months updated her social media in a sophisticated...

News: Why today is called Boxing Day

What exactly is Boxing Day, and why is it even called that? So the festivities are behind you, the chapatis are all but gone, you're heading out to the sales or chilling on the sofa...but why?...

Power Play: Randy senator risks being barred from church

His soft speech, money and a little power, has endeared him to young, beautiful and curvy women. A famous Senator is no longer welcome in his rural church. This comes after members of the...

Power Play: Female MP offers intercourse to get opponent off her back

“Must you fight someone politically if they say no to your sexual advances? Kuja nikupee uniache na amani" A female politician recently shocked revellers at a famous city pub after she...

Crazy Monday: Fake Doctor: Mugo wa Wairimu strikes again

Just when Kenyans thought Mugo wa Wairimu was history... Jael Mboga Posted on: 26th Dec 2018 ...

Crazy Monday: The year 2018 in pictures

2018 in photos: Kenya’s most memorable moments Mercy Asamba Posted on: 26th Dec 2018 ...

Local News: Money in examination booklets: Cheating tricks used in 2018 KCSE exams

Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed .Some candidates inserted money into the examination booklets they submitted for marking. A secondary school in Nyanza region would...

U.S. Government shutdown continues

He added: “If you don't have that (the wall), then we're just not opening.”

International News: Actor Kevin Spacey charged with sexual assault

Kevin Spacey. Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has been charged in connection with an allegation that he sexually abused an 18-year-old boy at a Nantucket, Massachusetts, bar more than two...

Clashes erupt after journalist sets self ablaze in protest over social conditions

Clashes erupted after journalist Abderazzak Zergui died after he set himself on fire in protest over social conditions.

Local News: SDEHotList: Celebrities we lost in 2018

Some of the celebrities we lost in 2018. 2018 has been a painful year for the lovers of music as we lost promising young talent, a stark reminder that life is so fickle. 2018 also saw the...

NSE closes for holidays

The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) will remain closed today and tomorrow for the Christmas holidays, with trading expected to resume Thursday

KDF soldiers rescue pregnant woman in Boni Forest

'If it were not for the KDF taking her to hospital in the helicopter, she would be probably have died considering how severe her situation was'

Britain’s Prince Philip misses Christmas Day church service

Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, married Elizabeth in 1947 and has been by his wife's side throughout her reign, the longest in British history.

International News: Remember the poor and shun materialism, pope Francis’ Christmas message

Pope Francis. Pope Francis led the world’s Roman Catholics into Christmas on Monday, urging people in the developed world to seek a simpler, less materialistic life and condemning the...
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Sudan sovereign council chairman sworn in

Khartoum, Sudan is taking further steps in its transition towards civilian rule Wednesday with the swearing in of a new sovereign council...

Old people in Tharaka-Nithi threaten to shun census over cash

Hundreds of elderly people aged over 70 years from Muthambi Sub-County, Tharaka-Nithi County have threatened to boycott this year’s census and any...

Kenyan man VICTOR OKUMU jailed for 15 years in the UK for stealing Sh55 million jewelry (PHOTO)

Wednesday, August 21, 2019- A Kenyan man has been slapped with 15 years jail term for stealing jewelry worth £441,640(Sh55 million)The convict, Victor Okumu,...

Chinese boxer Dong Youli set to face Namibia’s Shonena in WBO fight

WINDHOEK, Photo caption – Namibia’s boxer Mikka Shonena (R) and China’s Dong Youli prepare to battle it out at the World Boxing Organization...

Singer Harmonize strongly denies claims he will vie for parliamentary seat in 2020

Reports about his alleged political ambition first came into existence after his visit to his hometown in Mahuta village, Tandahimba in Mtwara, where his...
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