Total lunar eclipse on Jan 20-21 will be the last until 2022

People in North and South America, a large part of Europe and Africa may get a glimpse of a total lunar eclipse overnight from...

Why Terrorist Targeted Dusit D2 In Riverside Area

“DusitD2 Nairobi is a vibrant city hotel retreat where style, entertainment and art converge. Cocooned away from the city's hustle and bustle and in...

Two Terrors Gunned Down At Dusit Attack

All terrorists who stormed Dusit office park in Nairobi on Tuesday have been killed, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesday. President Kenyatta said 14 people...

DEVELOPING NEWS: Explosive And Gunshot Reported from a Building At Riverside

Developing News. Explosive are reported on Riverside Area, car burning at the parking of Dusit and people are rushed out of the area. Several people...

Hope as counties register rise in revenue after poor performance

Five counties in Nyanza region have registered a significant increase in revenue collection. In the last financial year, counties in the larger Nyanza region...

Multimedia Missing Girl Found In City Mortuary

The body of a former Multimedia University student who went missing on December 30, was found at the city mortuary on Monday. Susan Njoki, 24,...

Nyeri man dies after opting not to take treatment

A patient died at the Nyeri County Referral Hospital (PGH) after declining blood transfusion allegedly on religious grounds. Mr Samuel Maina succumbed to kidney complications...

Kick out Probox cars, striking Kirinyaga matatu drivers say

Transport has been paralysed in Kirinyaga County after matatu drivers went on strike demanding that Toyota Probox cars be stopped from doing public transport...

Kwale strives to revive cashew farming years after ban

A decade since the government banned the export of cashew nuts, the industry continues to face many problems. Unlike macadamia farming, which has recorded a...

Kilifi County doubles bursary allocation to Sh700m

The Kilifi County government will double its bursary allocation from the current Sh350 million to Sh700 million by June. Addressing parents during the issuance of...

Girl walks across villages in a bid to raise Form One fees

A 14-year-old girl from Tana River County has walked for more than 15 kilometres in a bid to raise fees to join Bunyore Girls...

No School To Accommodate A Rastafarian Student

Makeda Ndinda had just turned a new phase in life like any other teenager who is pursuing lifetime goals. She was ecstatic after scoring 282...

Election Of The Top Most Job for Council Of Governor

The Council of Governors is on Monday expected to elect a new team of executive leaders at a time debate is rife concerning equitable division...

DP Ruto Fails To Attend Luo Council Of Elders Meeting

Several Nyanza leaders’ plan to endorse Deputy President William Ruto for presidency yesterday suffered a setback after he failed to turn up for a...

Governor Ny’ong’o Rushed to Hospital

DEVELOPING STORY Governor Anyang Ny'ong'o was rushed to to Aga Khan Hospital in Kisumu as he was attending the Installation of the new Archbishop of...

Deputy President In Kisumu installation of Homa Bay Archbishop

Amid heightened political tensions in the ruling coalition over 2022 plans, Deputy President William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga shared a podium in...

Fish Import From China Will Not Stop

The National Treasury has defended the importation of fish from China for local consumption, saying the Kenyan fishing industry does not produce enough to...

Respect The Presidency Deal Between Uhuru and Raila – ODM

A group of Orange party legislators has put off Jubilee leaders critical of President Uhuru Kenyatta and his development record, saying they must respect...

Two Secondary Migori County Receive KCSE Results

Two secondary schools out of the eight in Migori County that had their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education exam results withheld last year have...

TSC Releases a New Guideline for the New Syllabus

The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has issued guidelines on implementing the new curriculum, whose rollout, from Pre-Primary 1 to Grade 3, started countrywide last...

Kuria Beaten to Submission

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria, who had emerged as the face of rebellion in President Uhuru Kenyatta's backyard, was beaten into submission on a...

Kisumu Set Out Ksh6 million to Upgrade Roads

The Kisumu County Government is rolling out a Sh600 million fund to maintain roads in a programme meant to cover about 350 kilometres across...

NCPB Gives Millers Two Day To Move Out

Millers using National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) depots to store maize have protested an order for them to vacate the premises. Agriculture CS...

Sonko Vs Ouko over Nairobi County Corruption Activities

Nairobi governor Miko Sonko has said he has evidence to show that former Education executive Janet Ouko who resigned on Monday engaged in corruption...

A Wall Collapses In Malava Claiming Two Lifes

Two people died on the spot after a wall of the house they were demolishing collapsed on them at Shikokhwe village in Malava sub-county. Four...

DP Ruto Defends The President Over Development Issue In Mt Kenya

Deputy President William Ruto has lashed out at a section of Jubilee members for allegedly undermining the party, its leadership and the President. The DP’s...

Murathe’s Plan To Prevent Ruto In 2022

After quitting his post as Jubilee Party interim vice-chairman, Mr David Murathe has revealed a three-pronged plan he hopes to use to block Deputy...

Tuju Reasons Why He Has not Put A Project In Siaya

Cabinet Secretary without portfolio Raphael Tuju (pictured) has admitted that he has not initiated a single project in his Siaya County since his appointment,...

Police Officer To Take Compulsory ICT Course

All police officers have been ordered to undergo a compulsory six-month training on Information and Communication Technology. Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said the training...

Unclaimed Five Bodies of Fort Ternan Bus Crash

Five bodies of victims of the Fort Ternan bus crash which occurred on October 10, 2018 are yet to be collected by relatives. Kericho County...

Arrested For Failing to Re-opening School

Police in Siaya County have arrested a head teacher for failing to ensure that school reopens for the 2019 first term. Mr Samuel Aketch Agola...

Ngilu warns MCAs To Be ready for dissolution of county

Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu Sunday warned MCAs that she will not give in to their demands to change her manifesto and agenda for the county. Ms...

Baby Chokes Under The Care Of Nanny

On December 14, last year, Mr Steve Opar and his wife Wendy Audrey left their son in the care of their house help at...

12 County Unable To Account For Sh81bn

Twelve counties were unable to account for Sh81 billion they received from the National Treasury during the 2016/17 financial year, a report by Auditor-General...

Laboso fails to deliver speech after crowd turns rowdy

Bomet Governor Joyce Laboso failed to deliver her New Year address on Monday night after she encountered a hostile crowd at a local stadium. Dr...

Hunt on for gang stealing from patients in Nyeri

Police are hunting a gang that has been robbing patients at Nyeri County Referral Hospital. The officers are holding a man believed to be a...

Chinese contractor charged with stealing Sh3.7m soil in Kisii

A Chinese contractor in Kisii County has been sued for allegedly stealing soil valued at Sh3.7 million from a Bonchari home. Appearing before Senior Resident...

Worry in Tharaka-Nithi as three admitted with suspected anthrax

Three Tharaka-Nithi residents have been admitted in critical condition after eating the meat of cow believed to have been infected with anthrax. The three were...

Journalist found dead in Kisii home

A journalist was on Monday found dead in his home in Jogoo estate, Kisii County. Mr Johnson Nyakundi, a former cameraman for Newstar, Mwanyagetinge and...

Ruto Advised to Pick Mudavadi as Running Mate

Politicians from Western Kenya allied to Deputy President William Ruto have urged him to get a running mate from the region.Speaking at Malinya stadium...

Kenyans Usher In New Year 2019 In Style

Kenyans thronged churches and entertainment joints to bid farewell to 2018.Fireworks lit up the skies and celebrations ran through the December 31 night, with...

Immigration Law Deny Swiss Man Residential Permit

Mark Baur is a frustrated man. He has a Kenyan wife who is so near yet so far and it all has to do...

35 arrested in city crackdown on illegal water connections

More than 35 vendors have been arrested due to illegal water connections over the last seven days in a crackdown by the Nairobi City...

Ang’ Nyong’o withdraws appeal in family property row

Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o and his sister Risper Nyagoy Nyong’o have filed a notice at the Court of Appeal to withdraw a case challenging...

Cleric jailed 75 years for defiling minors, transmitting HIV

A clergyman was on Tuesday sentenced to 75 years in prison for defiling three minors and deliberately transmitting the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) to...

Nairobi County workers set for 15pc pay raise

More than 15,000 Nairobi County staff are set to enjoy a 15 percent salary increment from next month. This comes after City Hall promised to...

Student’s body found hanging from tree in Chuka

Police in Tharaka-Nithi County have opened investigation after the body of a Form Three student was found hanging from a tree in Chuka. The body...

Embakasi Central MP Arrested

Embakasi Central MP Benjamin Gathiru has been arrested after he attempted to stop demolition of structures at Nyama Villa estate in Nairobi. Mr Gathiru arrived...

Man arrested over Marsabit chief’s murder, politicians warned

Police on Monday arrested a 46-year old man in connection to Sunday’s brutal killing of a chief in Marsabit County. Eastern Regional Commissioner Wycliffe Ogallo...

Man’s decomposed body found under bed in Nakuru home

Residents of a village in Nakuru County were shocked Monday evening after a decomposing body of a man was found buried inside his house. The...

A group in South Nyanza wants Homabay Dissolved.

A lobby group in South Nyanza has asked President Kenyatta to dissolve Homa Bay County government on claims of corruption and non-performance. Bunge la Wenye...

Election Losers Are Threat To Democracy -Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto has said that leaders fanning ethnic animosity after losing in elections were the biggest enemies of democracy. In a veiled attacked...

Dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed in clash-hit Narok villages

The government has imposed dusk-to-dawn curfew in Ololoipang’i, Nkoben Osananguriri and Oloruasi areas of Narok South after clashes leave one dead and eight injured. Narok...

Trans Nzoia assembly speaker among 10 wounded in village fracas

At least 10 people, among them Trans Nzoia County Assembly Speaker Joshua Werunga, are nursing injuries following confrontation with police. The people are said to...

Two killed in renewed Marsabit clashes in Giresa

Renewed clashes between two communities fighting over water and grazing land have claimed two lives in Giresa, Marsabit County. Saku Deputy County Commissioner Joseph Nyakwara...

300 girls graduate from alternative rite of passage class in Tharaka-Nithi

Three hundred girls, who refused to undergo female genital mutilation in Tharaka-Nithi County, graduated from an alternative rite of passage programme after a week...

Ex-Kilifi deputy governor Kamto to be buried Wednesday

Slain former Kilifi Deputy governor Kenneth Kamto will be laid to rest on Wednesday. Preparations for his burial have been going on at his Nyali...

Lobby wants Homa Bay County government dissolved

A lobby group in South Nyanza has asked President Kenyatta to dissolve Homa Bay County government on claims of corruption and non-performance. Bunge la Wenye...

Kidero and Former Kisumu Governor Barred By Court

Two former governors and a ministry of Lands official have been barred by the High Court from putting up structures on parcels of land...

More Men Involved In Road Accidents

Males accounted for 80 per cent of the 2,922 road fatalities recorded by the beginning of last week, the latest report by the National...

It is All Systems Go for the Safaricom Kisumu City Marathon

All is set for the 12th edition of Kisumu City Marathon scheduled for tomorrow, Sunday 16th December with over 700 athletes expected to participate...

Nanyuki woman found guilty of killing her HIV positive child

A mother of three accused of strangling her two-year-old HIV positive child to death in Nanyuki has been found guilty of manslaughter. Justice Mary Kasango...

Gang kills Catholic priest in Kiambu, flee with offerings

A catholic priest was Monday Morning shot and killed by a gang that later escaped with the Sunday offerings that he was taking to...

Three killed as quarry collapses in Meru

Three people have died after the Mutonga quarry at the border of Tharaka-Nithi and Meru counties caved in. Another person was rescued with injuries and...

Funds for various projects reduced in Murang’a budget

The Murang’a County Assembly Monday revised and realigned the Sh8.8 billion budget reducing allocations to several departments. The Budget and Appropriations Committee has proposed a...

Lake Victoria Not In The Named Global Blue Economy conference

While delegates, who included heads of state, discussed the future of oceans and lakes, Lake Victoria -- Africa’s  largest fresh water body -- was...

Faithful in shock after church livestock killed in Kericho

Police are investigating a bizarre incident in which unknown people broke into a church compound and hacked livestock to death on Saturday night in...

Bomet hospital put on the spot over stillbirths

Doctors and nurses at Longisa Referral Hospital in Bomet County have been put on the spot for reportedly abandoning nine expectant women, leading to...

Kilifi locals cause uproar over costly MCAs’ offices

The construction of a multimillion ultramodern office complex in Malindi, Kilifi County, for ward representatives has raised eyebrows among the locals. The building works began...

Pipeline and NHIF chiefs Assets freeze begins

Multi-million shilling properties, including posh houses and bank accounts of parastatal chiefs facing graft charges, are to be frozen. Sources indicate the Asset Recovery...

The scramble for gold awakens tiny Siaya village

The chirping birds with periodic interjections of domestic animal sounds early in the morning would ordinarily set residents of Onyata village in Rarieda Constituency...

Kakamega hospital turns away patients without IDs

Patients without national identity cards were on Wednesday morning turned away by security guards at Kakamega County General Teaching and Referral Hospital, sparking controversy...

The Begging Business In Migori

Two MCAs want police to investigate an extortion ring running its trade through beggars. Bernard Ochuodho and Esther Onana fear that the influx of...

Suspect Hospitalized over injected poison

A suspect linked to the murder of a 34 year old woman in Arimi Village, Elburgon has been arrested. Ngugi Wanyoike, 40 allegedly killed...

Bondo Police Boss Releases Journalist Equipment

A Bondo court has ordered area police boss Abdikadir Yusuf to surrender equipment confiscated from two journalists who were arrested while on duty. Mr Brian...

NE teachers unhappy with rejection of lower TTC grades

Teachers from north eastern Kenya have expressed their displeasure at the rejection by the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) of the proposal to lower the...

A Virus Detected As It Is A Threat To Tilapia

Scientists have confirmed a threat to tilapia fish in Lake Victoria as Tilapia Lake Virus (TiLV) is detected in Uganda. The Food and Agriculture...

Police arrest man found with ivory worth Sh5.5m in Kilifi

A 53-year-old man was arrested in Kilifi County on Tuesday after he was found with 55 kilogrammes of ivory. Officers of the Kenya Wildlife Service...

Payment For No Service In County Government

Two young men from Kaloleni estate were approached by a friend and put on the payroll of the Nairobi County government. All they were...

Coke Studio Africa Is Back: NEW SEASON HITTING TV SCREENS IN 2019

 Following a successful launch and the production of the 2019 edition of Coke Studio Africa in Nairobi - Kenya, The Coca-Cola Company unveils over 25 of Africa's...

Autopsy shows Nyeri’s most wanted man was strangled to death

A man said to be Nyeri’s most wanted robbery suspect and who had surrendered to the police a month ago only for his lifeless...

Boat Transport Ban In Tana River

Security authorities in Tana River County have banned canoe and boats transport within the Tana River waters to prevent suspected militants from escaping to...

Four Suspects Arrested Over Illegal Currency

Police in Isiolo have arrested four prime suspects who were found transporting 217,555 Euros and 20,000 US dollars worth sh.44, 293,935 and five kilograms...

Village stirs to life over Gideon Moi’s early morning visit

Kanu Chairman Gideon Moi’s morning walk in Mulwanda village, Khwisero sub-county, on Sunday caught many by surprise. The Baringo senator’s 7km walk to Sabatia...

16 ex-Ambira boys accused of insulting Amina, Matiang’i freed

Sixteen former Ambira Boys High School students accused of insulting Cabinet secretaries Amina Mohamed and Fred Matiang’i have been released. The students, who sat their...

Senators put Sonko on the spot over JamboPay deal

Senators have criticised Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko for failure to terminate the contract between the county and JamboPay revenue collection platform even after the...

Sonko apologises to commuters, asks for support

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has apologised to commuters for pain caused by city centre matatu ban and asked for support assuring them that the...

20 university students arrested during protest in Mombasa

At least 20 students from the Technical University of Mombasa have been arrested during a protest in the coastal town. The students were arrested Monday...

West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo Untouchable

High Court sitting in Kitale on Monday issued temporary injunction restraining police from arresting West Pokot Governor Prof John Lonyangapuo for aiding a suspect...

Poor State Of Health facilities in Kisumu Referral Hospital

The county government is on the spot over the poor state of its referral hospital, where some patients share beds and sleeping on the...

Nairobi Senetor Sues His Governor Over Matatu Ban

Nairobi Senator Sakaja Johnson has taken on City Hall after moving to court to suspend Governor Mike Sonko’s ban on matatus from the Central...

Nairobians Trek to Work Ban Take Effect

Do you work in Nairobi’s Central Business District and use public transport to reach your work station? And does your commute involve taking a connecting...