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Itumbi, Donald Kipkorir in ugly Twitter spat over New York Times’ gory terror photos

There was a bitter exchange between businessman Donald Kipkorir and State House operative Dennis Itumbi over the coverage of the Dusit terror attack by the New York Times. The Media Council of...

We will not be cowed, 14 Riverside management speaks out after terror attack

The management of the 14 Riverside has condoled with the families that lost their relatives following Tuesday's terror attack at the DusitD2 hotel complex.In a statement, the management said...

Chiromo a beehive of activity as families endure tedious search for their loved ones

Chiromo Mortuary was in a sombre mood for the second day yesterday as families of the DusitD2 Hotel attack victims sought to identify the bodies of their loved ones. The relatives were not just...

Anwar Loitiptip validly elected as Lamu Senator, Supreme Court rules

The Supreme Court on Friday declared Lamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip validly elected.The apex court set aside the Court of Appeal ruling that had nullified his election.The judges ruled that the...

Growing up next to Dusit attacker’s Majengo home

Appetising aromas waft from mud and iron-sheet structures. Sharp melodies of Swahili songs fill the air as women sing their hearts out and children play on the road. Welcome to the sprawling...

Kim’s right hand-man ‘carrying Trump note’

One of North Korea's top negotiators has arrived in Washington to meet US officials ahead of a possible second summit between Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump.South Korean reports say Kim...

KDF father last saw terrorist son in 2015

The father of DusitD2 terrorist Ali Salim Gichunge, alias Farouk, lost touch with his only son four years ago and had no idea he had secretly joined al Shabaab. Ali Gichunge, a KDF sergeant, has...

Attacker a soldier’s son, 100% transition stalls, Wanjigi wins gun case: Your Breakfast Briefing

Good Morning. Chief Justice David Maraga has urged the seven members of the Public Service Commission to work hard without fear as per the Constitution to ensure that the public gets value for...

New code to cushion suppliers

Traders who unjustifiably hold suppliers payments risk a Sh 10 million penalty or a five year jail term, according to a new retail code of conduct. Termination of a commercial agreement without...

Wanjigi wins against Matiang’i in gun case

The High Court yesterday quashed the decision by Interior CS Fred Matiang’i to revoke businessman Jimi Wanjigi’s firearm certificate.Justice John Mativo said the decision in the letter dated...

GEMS to invest Sh2bn to expand Kenyan unit

Education group GEMS plans to put up five middle-range schools in Nairobi at a cost of $20 million (Sh2 billion) in an expansion drive. The group that already runs the GEMS Cambridge International...

We are responsible for our work, New York Times unapologetic over gory terror photos

The New York Times has told off the Media Council of Kenya over its demand for an apology following publication of horrific photos of victims of Tuesday's Dusit terror attack. In a response letter...

Nyong’o to resume duties after discharge

Kisumu governor Anyang’ Nyong’o was discharged from Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi, yesterday.Senior county officials who visited him said was in good health. He left the hospital in the morning....

Lugari man slapped with Sh 500,000 bond for stealing Sh600 cock

A 24-year-old man who stole a cock valued Sh 600 from a home in Lugari has been charged with robbery with violence in an Eldoret court.The court released the man on a bond of Sh 500,000 for the...

30% Form 1 students still at home, says CS

At least 309,700 students who sat last year’s KCPE exam are still at home even as the deadline for admission elapses today.Education CS Amina Mohamed said 70 per cent of the 1,032,334 pupils had...

Godec bids farewell to Raila, Maraga and Matiang’i in Nairobi

Outgoing United State's ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec on Thursday paid a farewell visit to a number of leaders as his tour of duty in the country comes to an end by end of this month. Godec...

Dusit hotel lost 4 employees in attack, three hospitalised

Four employees of the DusitD2 Hotel were killed in the Tuesday terror attack at the premises, the management said last evening.Three others were admitted to various hospitals with injuries,...

176,282 teachers trained for competency-based curriculum – Amina

A total of 176, 282 teachers are actively involved in the implementation of the competency-based curriculum in Early Year Education, CS Amina Mohammed has said.She said the teachers were trained<span style="text-indent:...

Wife of 14 Riverside attacker on the run

A prime suspect who is the wife of one of the terrorists linked to the attack at the Dusit hotel is on the run after learning police are pursuing her.Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal...

Four staff of DusitD2 died in terror attack, three seriously injured

The management of DusitD2 has said that it lost four staff members in the Tuesday terror attack.General manager Michael Metaxas said three other workers were admitted to various hospitals with...

Experts comb Dusit site to remove all explosives

Security officers yesterday continued combing the 14 Riverside Drive complex attacked by terrorists on Tuesday as it emerged that all the 19 people reported missing had been accounted for.A...

MCK demands New York Times apology over gory terror photos

The Media Council of Kenya has demanded an apology from the New York Times over its publication of horrific photos of victims of Tuesday's Dusit terror attack.The American news outlet had borne...

Massive data breach affects 773 million email addresses

The largest data breach has been discovered and exposes the emails and passwords of more than 770 million accounts.A security researcher found the 87GB dump of data hidden on a hacker forum and...

US did not have information on plan to attack Dusit hotel – Godec

United State ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec on Thursday dispelled speculations on social media that the US government had prior intelligence on the DusitD2 terrorist attacks.In a statement, the...

Somalia President calls Uhuru, offers support in fight against al Shabaab

Somalia President Mohamed Farmaajo has said his government is ready to cooperate with Kenya to eliminate terrorism."I spoke on the phone with Uhuru  this morning. We stand...

Anyang’ Nyong’o discharged after a week in hospital

Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyong’o was on Thursday discharged from the Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi.Senior county government officials who visited him said is in good health and he left...

Lack of public participation in Sonko’s administration aiding corruption – report

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s administration's lack of effective public participation in county projects is aiding corruption and poor public service delivery, a report indicates.The National...

Ghanaian journalist whose exposé led to ban of Kenyan referee shot dead

A Ghanaian undercover journalist was shot dead as he drove home, after a politician called for retribution against him.Ghanaian media reports say unidentified men on motorbikes shot Ahmed...

19 people still missing after Dusit attack – Red Cross

Nineteen people remain unaccounted for two days after the Dusit attack which claimed 21 lives, the Red Cross said on Thursday, raising the possibility of a considerably higher death toll.Al...

Why scribes left duty for higher honour at DusitD2

Journalists dropped pens and cameras to help evacuate casualties from the scene of action during the terror attack at the DusitD2 hotel on Tuesday in a show of humanity.An account by the scribes...
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Four years on: The day Kenya’s brave school children were teargassed but prevailed against land grabbers

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Officers on the hunt for fugitive wife of slain Dusit terrorist

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Paul Muite Identifies Loophole for Terrorists in New Directive

Senior Counsel Paul Muite, on Saturday, chimed on the debate to arm private guards as announced by Private Security Regulatory CEO Fazul Mohamed. Taking to his...

Ojaamong hails change of guard at the Council of Governors

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has hailed the change of guard at the Council of Governors saying it was a plus to devolution.   Ojaamoong says the...
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