10 Killed In Road Crash In Tula

Eleven people have died and dozens others injured following a road accident that occurred early Monday after a public service bus collided with a...

Raila Odinga Migori Development Tour

ODM Party leader on Friday toured Migori County for a development tour. During the visit, the former premier launched a series of projects including...

Prof. Ojienda floored by Njeru Macharia in JSC Male Rep Polls

Macharia Njeru has floored Prof Tom Ojienda in the Law Society of Kenya election for a male representative to the Judicial Service Commission, JSC. The...

Toyota Kenya launches fifth generation Rav4

Toyota Kenya on Thursday introduced the fifth generation RAV4 in the Kenyan market. The new Robust Accurate Vehicle with 4 Wheel Drive (RAV4) model brings a new era...

Chief arrested for collecting bribe in kisumu west

Detectives from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption (EACC) in Kisumu have detained a local Chief for allegedly receiving a Sh7, 700 bribe. The Chief from Kisumu West,...

Nyong’o suspends Sh15 million Hippo Point beach plan

Governor Anyang' Nyong’o has suspended a Sh15 million development plan at Hippo Point beach following a row over its ownership. In the proposed budget...

Migori woman stabs sister-in-law to death

A Migori woman has stabbed and killed her sister-in-law for allegedly badmouthing her. The assailant identified as Quinter is also nursing injuries at Migori County...

Body of boy killed by crocodile found

The body of a nine-year-old boy who was killed by a crocodile in Lake Victoria has been found. The minor identified as Kennedy Onyango was...

Two Decomposing Bodies Found In a House

Two decomposing bodies of a male and female university students were on Monday found in a house near Kenya Methodist University, Meru County. Police suspect...

DCI PROTEST COURT ORDER RESTRICTING USE OF MUGSHOTS

Detectives may no longer be able to post mug shots of suspects in their custody or those they are investigating. This follows a High...

BABY DIES AFTER NURSE ADMINISTERS “KILLER” INJECTION

A seventh month old baby died at Shalom Community Hospital in Athi River after a nurse administered an injection that was expected to relive...

DETECTIVES ARREST NOTORIOUS BURGLAR AT JKIA

Detectives on Thursday arrested a woman suspected to be a notorious burglar at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, JKIA while waiting to board a...

Governor Nyong’o kicks out Health minister over poor performance

Kisumu Governor Anyang Nyong’o has replaced his Executive Committee Member for Health, Dr Rosemary Obara over what he termed as search for a better...

OCS HACKED AS INFORMER INJURED IN A FOILED ARREST

Police have launched a manhunt for suspects who hacked to death Chuka Police Station OCS on Wednesday. The OCS met his death when he...

John Singleton dead at age 51

Oscar-nominated director John Singleton has died aged 51, his family have confirmed. He was admitted to hospital following a stroke earlier this month, where he...

Teachers: New syllabus training inadequate

Teachers in Homa Bay County have thrown their weight behind their union’s Secretary-General Wilson Sossion in rejecting training on the new competency-based curriculum (CBC). The...

Man in court after lover found naked, dead in living room

They were for five years considered by their neighbors at the sprawling Pipeline estate in Nairobi as the perfect couple. They were always together even...

NYS TRAINEES LYNCH TWO SUSPECTS OVER MOBILE PHONE

Two people were on Sunday lynched by National Youth Service (NYS) trainees for allegedly stealing a mobile phone belonging to their boss. It is...

EVANS KIDERO ARRESTED OVER SH68MILLION GRAFT SCANDAL

Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has been arrested by the Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission officers for irregular payment to a law firm during...

JUBILEE’S AHMED KOLOSH CLINCHES WAJIR WEST SEAT

Jubilee Party’s Ahmed Kolosh has won the Wajir West Parliamentary by-election. Kolosh garnered 11,053 votes while his closes rival Ibrahim Sheikh of KANU managing...

KWS On Spot Over Sh42.2 million

Auditor-General Edward Ouko has questioned an out-of-court deal that saw the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) drop its bid to recover Sh42.2 million from oil...

Huduma Number to be made Mandatory -Raila

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga has urged Kenyans to be enlisted in the National Integrated Information Management System (NIIMS). Speaking yesterday at...

Huduma Namba Registration launch in Isiolo County

Isiolo county leaders claim that crucial government processes such as census, general elections and the ongoing huduma namba registration  leave out many pastoralists who...

Former NLC Chairman Arrested By EACC

National Land Commission former chairman Muhammad Swazuri, and over a dozen other ex-officials and businessmen have been arrested over alleged corruption. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission...

Ivy Wangechi’s Family Finally Speaks About Their Loss

The mother of a medical student murdered in Eldoret last Tuesday has spoken of the pain of losing a daughter and the bitterness caused...

Interior CS Fred Matiang’i seeks to End Nandi Boarder Insecurity

The government has resolved to put up more police stations at the border of Kisumu and Nandi counties to curb insecurity arising from a...

Pwani University student in hospital after ‘boyfriend’ stabs her

A Pwani University student is fighting for her life at Kilifi County Referral Hospital after she was stabbed several times by a man with...

Maid kidnapped a baby from Zimmerman estate asks Ksh10,000

Police in Nairobi are probing an incident where a maid allegedly kidnapped a baby from Zimmerman estate and asked for Ksh10,000 ransom. In a text...

Ruto Reveals Truth Behind The Handshake

Deputy President William Ruto has spilled beans on some of the intricate behind-the-scenes happenings that preceded the March 9 handshake between President Kenyatta and...

Gikomba In Blaze Again This Morning

A section of Gikomba Market in Nairobi was Wednesday burnt down in a fire incident once again.Fire engines rushed to the scene after the...

Pastor Ng’ang’a Spent A Night In Cell

Controversial televangelist James Maina Ng'ang'a was on Thursday evening arrested in the capital Nairobi for allegedly defrauding a businessman of Sh3.6 million. Police picked up...

Media Briefing: Kenyan Doctors On Academic Programme In Cuba

On the 1st April, 2019, the CS for Health Sicily Kariuki held bilateral talks with Her Excellency Ines Maria, Vice President of the Republic...

Star times Launch A Classic Easter Bouquet Offer

The Brand and Marketing Director Japheth Akhulia , and Aldrine Nsubuga, East Africa Regional Brand and Marketing Director have officially launched the  The Launch...

Kori To Witness Against His Mistress On Murder of His Wife

Detectives investigating the murder of businesswoman Mary Wambui Kamangara believe that her husband’s ex-mistress, Ms Judy Wangui, plotted the murder, and that she meant...

NEMA declares to be arresting people carrying non-woven bags

Starting today, The National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) has banned carrying of  non-woven bags. The Authority’s Director General Geoffrey Wahungu has vowed to partner with...

PS Nelson Marwa has been ordered to undergo a DNA test

A court in Kitale has ordered the Principal Secretary for Labour and Social Protection, Nelson Marwa Sospeter to undergo DNA test in a case...

Three Killed, Six Rushed to Hospital after A Road Accident Near Makindu

Three people died on the spot Tuesday morning while six others sustained injuries following a road accident near Makindu Town along Mombasa-Nairobi Highway. According to...

Kenya drought: ‘My son starved to death’

In a remote village in north-western Turkana region, an old man, Loriaban Ngikolomo, leans on his stick, staring forlornly at a dried-up shrub on...

Court Of Appeal Proposes Change Of Sex Consent to age Of 16 Years

The Court of Appeal has proposed a law change to lower the age of consent to 16 years. Three judges, Roselyn Nambuye, Daniel Musinga...

Court gives lands team more time in clan case

The hearing of a Sh2.6 billion compensation claim by the Kogony clan airport expansion land has been adjourned to July 23. In a petition filed...

Kisumu Airport Closes Down For Runway Expansion

Kisumu International Airport will be closed on Tuesday for runway expansion by the Kenya Airports Authority (KAA). As a result, Kenya Airways announced a change...

3 pupils, boda boda face charges over abduction saga

The three pupils from Nyali who disappeared from their school and their ‘abductor’ will be arraigned on Monday over the saga. Mombasa police said they...

Former Street Man Rescued By Former Fellow Classmate Dies

Former destitute street adult Patrick Hinga, whose rescue and transformation by a former schoolmate became an internet sensation, has passed on. Hinga’s rehabilitation from the...

Kiraitu, Mpuru trade barbs in bitter falling-out

Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi and East Africa Legislative MP Mpuru Aburi clashed on Saturday, with the erstwhile political allies trading bitter words during funerals. The...

Senate summons Joho over row with MCAs

The Senate has summoned Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho and County Speaker Aharub Khatri over recent wars pitting the executive and the assembly. This comes as...

Parents assured all is well at Nyabururu Girls High School

Parents on Sunday stormed Nyabururu Girls High School in Kisii County following reports several students had been taken ill in a case of suspected...

Homeless Woman Gives Birth At Uhuru Park Unassisted

Moments after being fired from her hotel job on Tuesday, Rebecca Atieno, 20, headed to Nairobi's Uhuru Park, the only place she could find...

Corruption Profiled Using Tribes

In an unprecedented move, Kenya’s chief public prosecutor has come out to confront politicians accusing him of targeting certain tribes and communities in his...

Toi Market Goes Out In Flames On Tuesday Morning

Police are investigating the cause of a fire incident that burnt down the registry section of ministry of mining in Nairobi. The cause of the...

ODM Vows To Retain The Ugenya Seat

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leaders from Siaya County have resolved to work together to ensure their candidate wins the Ugenya Constituency by-election. Led by Senator...

Governor Sonko puts rogue parking officers on notice

Nairobi County Governor Mike Sonko has vowed to take action against City Hall officials who collude with Public Service Vehicle (PSV) operators to create...

Kin of student who ‘recorded suicide’ say she died of illness

This week, social media was abuzz with news of a Meru National Polytechnic student who allegedly committed suicide after a misunderstanding with her boyfriend. It...

Prophet Owuor On The Spot Again Over Fraud Claims

The mother of a Nairobi woman who allegedly lost control of her multimillion-shilling properties to a church associated with Dr David Owuor now wants...

Centum Pens Down Deal with NYS to hire Its Graduates

Centum Investment’s security arm, Tribus TSG, will hire 300 people graduating from the National Youth Service (NYS) annually, following the signing of an MOU. Under...

Wamalwa calls for government use of county resources

Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has asked governors to be more prudent in the use of resources given to counties by the national government. The...

Journalist Robbed In Kirinyanga

Journalists covering the sixth devolution conference in Kirinyaga County were robbed of property worth more than Sh500,000. The Citizen TV journalists had parked their vehicle...

Obado Ally arrested in Kisumu

Jared Kwaga, a key suspect in the Sh2 billion corruption probe targeting Migori Governor Okoth Obado, was arrested in Kisumu County on Friday. Kisumu Central...

“Work Or Ship out” President Fires and Reshuffles the Cabinet

President Uhuru Kenyatta has reshuffled the Cabinet days after talking tough on mega corruption in his government. In the changes announced on Friday morning, Sports...

Two killed as armed robbers hit supermarket in Makutano

Two people have been shot dead while two others were critically injured when gangsters raided a super market at Makutano town in Kirinyaga County. Ms...

Bee attack leaves two children dead in Kitui

A village in Kitui County is in shock after a swarm of bees descended on a family in a bizarre attack that left two...

DCI boss George Kinoti fights back tears in Kayole, Nairobi

Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti fought back tears Thursday during a public dialogue organised to listen to relatives of victims of extrajudicial killings...

President Uhuru Kenyatta Reshuffles the Cabinet

President Kenyatta has reshuffled the Cabinet days after talking tough on mega corruption in his government. In the changes announced on Friday morning, Sports Cabinet...

Teacher Beats A student To Death in Makueni

A Class Six pupil at Mikuyuni Primary School in Makueni County has died after an alleged beating from a teacher. The boy, 15, was pronounced...

A Teenage Girl Dies Mysterious In Eastleigh

Four suspects are in police custody over suspected link to the brutal murder of a teenage girl at her aunt’s house in Eastleigh estate,...

Animals killed, vegetation destroyed as fire consumes park

A wild fire has destroyed vegetation and killed animals in Mount Kenya National Park. Mr Isaac Mugo, the park’s senior warden said on Tuesday that...

Versity Students Plan To Strike Over Fee Increase

University students have threatened to take to the streets over plan to increase tuition fees. Speaking to journalists outside the Anniversary Towers, in Nairobi on...

Boy’s hand amputated after herder scalds him over unga

Doctors at Consolata Mission Hospital in Nkubu, Meru County, have amputated the hand of an 11-year-old boy, who was scalded by a man for...

Narok nurses call off strike after talks bear fruit

Narok nurses have bowed to government pressure and called off their one-week strike. This comes a day after Governor Samuel Tunai threatened to sack them. In...

Bodies of 2 Matungulu minors who drowned in puddle found

Police in Matungulu, Machakos County have retrieved bodies of two primary school pupils who drowned while fetching water on Saturday in a pool at...

Naivasha road accident kills five returning from funeral

Five members of the same church died in an accident on Naivasha-Nakuru highway as they returned to Nairobi from a funeral in Kisumu in...

Tourists happy as Lamu Art Festival ends on high note

The fourth edition of the annual Lamu Art Festival, which kicked off on Thursday in Lamu Old Town, finally came to an end on...

Mombasa students fall victim to drug abuse

Minutes after clearing his Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination last year, a student at one of Mombasa’s leading private schools was caught...

Fake Government Branded Drugs Seized In Nyanza

The Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) has seized fake and government-branded drugs in the ongoing crackdown on illegal drugstores in Nyanza region. The agency impounded...

Medical Malpractices Bring Doom to Doctors and Hospitals

Early this year, a family made headlines after being awarded Sh46.5 million in a medical negligence lawsuit against The Nairobi Hospital. High Court judge George...

City Hall’s Sh278m garbage tender award under scrutiny

City Hall is yet again on the spot for awarding a firm a Sh278 million two-year contract for garbage collection in the city centre...

Meru residents stage protests over stalled water project

Residents of Athwana in Tigania West, Meru, staged protests for the third time in two years demanding answers over a Sh152 million irrigation project...

Kisumu MCAs gang up against Oloo

Kisumu MCAs have threatened to boycott sittings to protest the leadership of Speaker Onyango Oloo. The 44 members led by majority leader Ken Onyango accused...

2 drown in Lake Victoria boat accident

Two fishermen have drowned in Lake Victoria and five others rescued after their boat capsized at Sindo beach during a racing competition. The boat capsized...

Gang hacks woman to death, rapes 3 daughters in Litein

A four-man gang has struck in Kericho County, leaving the residents living in fear. Yesterday, they hacked a woman to death, seriously injured her husband...

Governor Moses Kasaine Home in Sambur and Nairobi Raid By EACC

Anti-corruption detectives on Wednesday raided and searched the homes of Samburu Governor Moses Kasaine in Samburu and the capital Nairobi. Sources at the Ethics and...

A Father Arrested For Trying To Sneak Daughter Out Of KNH

A man has been charged with putting his daughter in a travelling bag then attempting to sneak her out of Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH)...

LSK Condemn The Killing Of A Colleague

The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has condemned the killing of lawyer Robert Chesang who was gunned down in his Athi River house on...

Statue To Honor Jaramogi Oginga In Kisumu

The Kisumu County government will build a statue in the central business district in commemoration of Kenya’s first Vice-President Jaramogi Oginga Odinga. This formed the...

Thousands of students taking ‘useless’ varsity degree courses

Thousands of students are wasting time and money studying useless degree programmes in various Kenyan universities.The Commission for University Education (CUE) has rejected 133...

Tharaka-Nithi Deputy speaker Susan Ngugi impeached

Tharaka-Nithi County Assembly Deputy Speaker Susan Ngugi has been impeached. The ouster happened despite a court order issued on Tuesday morning by the High Court...

Governor Sonko asks assembly to vet cabinet nominees

Governor Mike Sonko has asked Nairobi County Assembly to speed up the vetting of five executive nominees. Last month, Governor Sonko, who made changes to...

Kwale woman, 70, hacked to death over sorcery claims

A 70-year-old woman has been lynched in Magongoni village, Kwale County, on suspicion that she was practising witchcraft. County Commissioner Karuku Ngumo said Ms Nyamvula...

Samuel Tonui gets Sh200,000 for unlawful impeachment

The High Court in Nakuru has awarded Nakuru County Assembly Deputy Speaker Samuel Tonui Sh200,000 for unlawful impeachment. Mr Tonui, who was first elected in...

Public to run Meru markets and towns in new order

Garbage collection, planning and maintenance of roads, and animal control in Meru County urban centres will now be managed by members of the public...

Hire more locals, Lamu legislators tell contractors

Lamu MPs have threatened to force contractors undertaking national government projects in the county to employ more locals. MPs Stanley Muthama (Lamu West), Athman Sharif...

Man convicted of defiling 11-year-old girl set free

A 25-year-old man, who had been wrongly convicted for defilement, has been set free. The Kakamega High Court freed the man after it found no...

Our Sh7m trip to Mombasa lawful, Nyeri MCAs say

Nyeri ward representatives have defended their seven-day trip to Mombasa. The MCAs insisted that the trip, that cost Sh7 million, was lawful. Last week, Governor Mutahi...

Ngilu joins powerful Nigeria election observer mission

Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu in is Nigeria as part of a high-powered international election observer mission for the country's presidential and National Assembly elections...

Terrorist hub tag angers Isiolo County leaders

Isiolo leaders and security officials have been angered by reports profiling the county as an Al-Shabaab hub, saying the narrative is hurting the local...

Voi parent protests over daughter’s withheld KCSE results slip

A parent has accused a school in Voi, Taita Taveta County, of withholding his daughter's Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education examinations (KCSE) results slip. Mr...

Police on the spot after girl, 13, escapes from Likoni cells

Police in Mombasa are on the spot after a teenage girl disappeared from their cells in Likoni last month. The 13-year-old girl went missing about...

Pregnant woman dies after lorry crashes into kiosk in Nakuru town

he anticipation for a newborn baby turned to mourning after a 25-year-old pregnant woman was hit and killed by a lorry driver who was...

Truck veers off road, kills one, injures another in Nakuru

One person died while another one sustained injuries following an accident at Lanet area on the Nakuru-Nairobi highway. Nakuru Deputy Officer Commanding Police Division (OCPD)...

Battle Between SGR Project And NLC

A supremacy battle at the National Land Commission (NLC) could be costing the taxpayer over Sh2 million every day and is staining President Uhuru...

Nyong’o Ordered Nurses To Pick Up Their Working Tools

Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o has directed all nurses in the county to immediately resume work as their pay dispute is handled by the Council of...