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Lawyer Ojienda arrested over Sh200m loss at Mumias Sugar

Senior counsel Tom Ojienda has been arrested by police over the alleged loss of Sh200 million at Mumias Sugar Company. He was nabbed on Friday afternoon at an undisclosed location in Nairobi and...

Ojienda arrested, to spend weekend behind bars

Senior Counsel Tom Ojienda has been arrested. Ojienda was arrested on Friday afternoon at an undisclosed location in Nairobi and taken to the DCI headquarters on Kiambu Road. The officers drawn...

Massive negligence led to death of 10 black rhinos – report

The team assembled by the Kenya Veterinary Board to probe the circumstances surrounding the death of the 10 black rhinos in July has unearthed what appears to be massive administrative negligence....

Boda boda riders kill youth, injure five others in Likoni

Boda boda operators in Likoni on Thursday night rounded up six youths and killed one in Senti Kumi on suspicion they were criminals.The youth, 18, died at the Coast Provincial General Hospital. He...

CS pleads with Knut, TSC to give dialogue chance as mediation team starts work

Knut and the TSC have been urged to give dialogue a chance.Labour CS Ukur Yatani on Friday announced the conciliation team assembled on December 20 has began work.The team led by Charles Maranga...

Chinese medical miracle workers saved Rosemary

Rosemary Odinga’s life was saved in China by 10 brilliant surgeons in a 10-hour operation at prestigious Peking University.ODM leader Raila Odinga has spoken for the first time of how his...

Blogger linked to Fatuma Gedi ‘fake sex tape’ detained

Police have been allowed to detain the main suspect in the circulation of a 'fake' sex tape of Wajir Women Representative Fatuma Gedi.This comes after Cybercrime investigating officer Bakhith...

Share food to avoid wastage during festive season, UN agency advises

It's the festive season, and with it comes a lot of food... and wastage.The UN food agency has made a list of tips to avoid food waste during the festive season.FAO found the holidays have...

Likoni boda boda operators kill suspected member of Wakali kwanza gang

A suspected member of the Wakali kwanza gang in Likoni succumbed to injuries on Friday following an attack by boda boda operators.Michael Otieno, 18, was among a group of six suspected criminals...

Hackers steal North Korea defectors’ data

Almost 1,000 North Korean defectors have had their personal data leaked after a computer at a South Korean resettlement centre was hacked, the unification ministry said.A personal computer at the...

MCAs hired to enforce free education policy in Murang’a

The Murang’a government has formed a surveillance team to traverse the county and ensure day schools do not charge extra fees.Governor Mwangi wa Iria on Friday said many needy students fail to...

‘Moneybags’ politician Nandalwe snubs police summons over Sirisia chaos

Bungoma politician Moses Nandalwe, popularly known as Mr Moneybags, has has defied summons by the Bungoma West intelligence department and instead flown to Nairobi.Nandalwe was summoned following...

Murathe attacks continue as MP Didmus labels him ‘ignorant busybody’

Deputy President William Ruto's allies continue to criticise Jubilee vice chairman David Murathe over his remark that the DP should retire in 2022.The latest critic is Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa...

Kenyans approve Uhuru’s graft war

Seven out of 10 Kenyans approve of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s anti-corruption efforts, a poll by Tifa Research shows.The poll released yesterday, shows that 76 per cent of Kenyans have...

From sex acts on plane to dead passenger: Flight attendants reveal worst experiences

Travelling on a long haul flight can be uncomfortable at the best of times, with complete strangers around you taking up more room than they should, snoring or even kicking the back of your...

SAMSON CHERARGEI: Conmen used by others to disparage distinguished DP

The speeches by Jubilee's David Murathe, Cotu's Francis Atwoli and ANC's Musalia Mudavadi bear the ugly undertones of tribal animosity, negative ethnicity, unnecessary fights and division of this...

Immigration department yet to account for Sh2.7bn visa stickers

The Department of Immigration is yet to account for the loss of Sh2.7 billion between 2013 and 2015.In a report, Auditor General Edward Ouko said the State Department of Immigration issued visa...

Why it will not be easy for DP Ruto in 2022

What was to be a smooth transition from President Uhuru Kenyatta to Deputy William Ruto is turning into a nightmare for the DP after fresh and more serious opposition emerged from within his...

French firm takes over London airport

A majority stake in Gatwick Airport is to be sold to French operator Vinci Airports for £2.9 billion (Sh373 billion).Vinci Airports, part of infrastructure group Vinci, will buy 50.01 per cent of...

Ipoa urged to speed up probe into killing of varsity student

The Inspector General of Police has urged Ipoa to speed up investigations into the killing of a Leeds University, UK, student in Kibera.Carilton Maina, 23, was shot dead last week in Laini Saba,...

KRA gets tough, presumptive tax to be slapped on trade fees

Motor cycle operators and Small scale traders are some of the taxpayers targeted to increase revenue collection in the coming financial year 2019/2020. Others are commercial small scale farmers...

Michelle Obama voted most admired woman in poll

Former US first lady Michelle Obama has ended Hillary Clinton's 17-year run as America's most admired woman.Clinton, ex-presidential candidate, secretary of state and first lady, came third in the...

All systems go, numbers are up and now for infrastructure

Every five-year election cycle, Kenya experiences high political tension that leads to insecurity threats due to political instability.Before the much-disputed general election of 2007, Kenya’s...

Kenya lost 396 jumbos this year – KWS report

Kenya lost 396 elephants this year to diverse causes, a report by the Kenya Wildlife Service said yesterday.The agency in a statement said this is a 30 per cent drop in elephant mortality compared...

Ruto’s bumpy State House ride, Poaching reduces in 2018, KAA grabbed land: Your Breakfast Briefing

Good MorningThe Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has pledged to defend the independence of the Judiciary months after charging a top judge, a decision that triggered a political storm.<span style="text-indent:...

Kenyans rate 2018 ‘a year of hardship’

A majority of Kenyans think the national examinations this year were conducted professionally, a new poll released yesterday indicates.The opinion poll by Tifa Research Kenya shows that 91 per...

Recap: Wins and losses in Kenya’s sports arena

This year Harambee stars made the country proud by qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after a 14-year absence. The AFCON tournament that the men's football team has missed since...

Court releases man charged with defiling CS daughter, 16

An aide to a Cabinet Secretary yesterday denied raping his bossy's 16-year daughter and was released on Sh 300,000 cash bail by a Nakuru courtReuben Kiborek is accused of committing the criminal...

Tear gas fired at DRC protesters against delayed polls

Tear gas was fired in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday at protesters angry that several opposition strongholds have been left out of Sunday's polls.Electoral officials have postponed...

Ministry to shut ‘informal’ schools

The Ministry of Education will close informal schools from next week over violation of its rules.It says the schools are operating illegally, as most of them are unregistered.The directive might...
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