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52 mourners hospitalised after food poisoning in Bomet discharged, county to foot bill

The 52 people admitted to Longisa Hospital in Bomet on Thursday night after feasting on contaminated food were discharged on Saturday. The victims were 14 children, 29 women and nine men.Health...

[PHOTOS] CBK governor visits mitumba, small traders affected by new presumptive tax

CBK governor Patrick Njoroge took to the streets in Nairobi on Saturday as he sought to find out how micro and small business owners were fairing. Under the theme 'CBK Open office' Njoroge...

Bungoma doctors issue strike notice over poor working conditions

Doctors in Bungoma have issued a 21-day strike notice following the county government's failure to honour their CBA signed in 2018.The doctors working in both public and private sectors across the...

Air pollution increases risk of miscarriage, premature birth – report

Air pollution increases the risk of miscarriage by as much as smoking, a study shows.Researchers found raised levels of nitrogen dioxide – produced by burning fossil fuels, particularly diesel...

Mavoko MP seeks Wiper chairman job after Kibwana ‘disrespects’ Kalonzo

Mavoko MP Patrick Makau has declared himself the Wiper party national chairman.Makau said he has taken over the position from Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana, whom he described as "disrespectful...

Anyang’ Nyong’o admitted at Aga Khan Hospital in Kisumu

Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o has been rushed to Aga Khan Hospital after falling sick at a function. "The governor is here at the facility and the doctors are treating him," a doctor at the...

KOT angry after Murkomen’s ‘be calm’ over 2022 succession remark

Kenyans on Twitter have fired back at Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen after his 'succession fever should not disrupt Kenya's plans' comment."People are unnecessarily whipping up...

LGB refugees in Kenya accuse UN of failing on protection, shelter

LGBT+ refugees in Kenya on Friday accused the United Nations of failing to provide adequate shelter and protection after they were forced to flee attacks at a refugee camp and relocated to an...

Single drug that protects against strains of Ebola found

A drug that protects against every strain of the Ebola virus has been developed by scientists who say it has the potential to save thousands of lives.No cure currently exists for the pathogen...

Kalonzo still jobless while his dominance of Ukambani under threat

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka’s domination of Ukambani politics is under threat as three governors are positioning themselves to take over. Kalonzo is struggling to be part of President Uhuru...

[PHOTOS] Raila, Ruto attend Archbishop Philip Anyolo’s installation

Deputy President William Ruto and AU High Representative for Infrastructure Development Raila Odinga on Tuesday attended the installation of the new Archbishop of Kisumu Catholic Metropolitan...

EXPERT COMMENT: Opinion poll may not hold true in three years

The good thing is that this is an opinion poll and while it might hold water now, it does not necessary mean that Deputy President William Ruto will succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta. It's about...

Majority support Ruto, Kalonzo still jobless, Why Central is uneasy: Your Breakfast Briefing

Good Morning. Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Friday restructured his Cabinet by presenting names of the nominees to be vetted in the various dockets. Sonko was also expected to name his candidate...

DP Ruto is fit to be the fifth president – poll

Deputy President William Ruto's chances of becoming the next president remain high despite opposition from sections of political leaders, a Radio Africa Group poll in Nairobi suggests. The...

Two die after lorry overturns, bursts in flames on Mai-Mahiu Narok road

Two people died on Friday night at Duka Moja on the Mai Mahiu-Narok road in a grisly road accident involving a lorry.The driver and conductor of the ill-fated truck were burnt to death after the...

Don’t disrespect Uhuru, critics told

Former elected leaders on Friday criticised politicians denouncing President Uhuru Kenyatta and the handshake between him and ODM leader Raila Odinga. Members of the Former Parliamentarians...

DR Congo election: Defeated candidate vows legal challenge

The defeated opposition candidate in DR Congo's presidential election has vowed to challenge the result in court.Martin Fayulu told the BBC the people of the nation deserved to know the truth of...

MPs accuse Ruto of plotting party revolts

ANC legislators on Friday accused DP William Ruto of fomenting trouble among leaders and political parties to divert attention from the graft war. The Musalia Mudavadi-led party said the rising...

DCI detectives recover 26 tonnes of stolen tea leaves, nab three suspects

Kilifi DCI detectives on Friday recovered 26 tonnes of tea leaves which was part of a stolen consignment and arrested three suspects.The three, a driver, a turn boy and a dealer were arrested...

CORRIDORS OF POWER

A last minute phone call by ODM leader Raila Odinga on Friday stopped Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko from announcing his nominee for Deputy Governor. Sonko, a source whispered, had ignored a letter...

Jubilee wrangles not good for the country – Wetang’ula

Ford Kenya leaders have criticised the recent wrangles in the Jubilee party.Led by party leader Moses Wetang’ula, secretary general Eseli Simiyu and Bungoma county party chairman Wafula...

LREB governors to involve elders in conflict resolution

Governors from the Lake Region Economic Bloc have resolved to use elders in resolving inter county conflicts.The governors who attended the 4th LREB Summit in Kisii on Friday held an extensive...

Government extends Form One reporting deadline to January 18

The government has extended the reporting deadline for Form One to Friday, January 18, to ensure all students report to their respective schools.In a circular to county education officials on...

Shortage of tampons in Nairobi retail shops

There has been a shortage of tampons in several outlets, including supermarkets in Nairobi where most women get the product.A tampon is a hygiene product designed to absorb the menstrual flow by...

I’m not scared, Sonko says over ex CEC Ouko’s alleged dossier

Nairobi governor Mike Sonko has said he is not afraid of an alleged dossier by the former Education executive Janet Ouko.Speaking on Friday in Mombasa, the governor dismissed the said dossier...

Nairobians to wait longer for next deputy governor

Nairobi governor Mike Sonko on Friday restructured his cabinet.He presented names to be vetted for various dockets and forwarded them to the office of the speaker of the Nairobi assembly.Sonko was...

Governor Samboja leads residents in demanding compensation as wildlife menace escalates

Taita Taveta governor Granton Samboja on Friday led hundreds of residents from Sagala area to record statements at Voi Police Station over increased elephant invasion in their farms.Residents from...

Release funds early to avoid huge pending bills – Meru deputy governor tells Treasury

Meru deputy governor Titus Ntochiu wants the National Treasury to ensure early release of funds to avoid huge pending bills. Ntochiu said when Governor Kiraitu Murungi took office in September...

Opposition is dead, elect new House leadership, MP Didmus tells NASA

The Opposition's influence in Parliament has waned since the handshake deal, Kimilili MP Didimus Barasa has said.The Jubilee MP also asked NASA MPs to now elect a new Minority Leader, saying the...

Ex-Nyandarua MCA’s missing sister found after appeal

The Form Three student who went missing from Mawingu Secondary school, Kipipiri, on Saturday evening has been found.Ann Wangui Kamau, 18, was found in Engineer town, Kinangop, on Friday...
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