Revealed: What killed Caroline Mwatha in Dandora clinic

A post-mortem examination on Caroline Mwatha shows the Dandora-based human rights activists died of excessive bleeding from a ruptured uterus after a botched abortion. Independent...

Suspect in Caroline Mwatha death linked to Deya scandal

One of the six suspects in the murder of activist Caroline Mwatha Ochieng served a jail term in 2005 for participating in child theft...

Citi Hoppa Set To Spread Love During Valentine!

CITI HOPPA SET TO SPREAD LOVE DURING VALENTINE! NAIROBI, February 11th, 2019- Citi Hoppa a transport company based in Nairobi is set to spread love...

TSC appeals for talks with Knut

The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) has made a passionate appeal to Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) to embrace dialogue a day after the...

Nurses remain defiant despite Uhuru’s order

Nurses have vowed to defy orders by President Uhuru Kenyatta instructing them to report back to work by Friday, saying that the strike is...

Steps police will take to unravel Caroline Mwatha’s death

Police will conduct an identification parade for six people linked to the death of human rights activist Caroline Mwatha as part of investigations that...

State doing badly as projects worth over Sh366bn stall

National government projects across the country estimated at Sh366 billion have stalled, according to a report presented to the National Assembly by Treasury Cabinet...

Resume work now, Uhuru Kenyatta orders striking nurses

President Kenyatta has ordered all striking nurses to resume work by Friday 8am. In a stern address from State House Nairobi after a meeting with...

Another rare black Leopard spotted in Laikipia, Kenya

Kenya has cemented its place as a natural tourist destination after scientists documented an extremely rare black leopard in Laikipia. The black leopard was spotted...

2017 election: IEBC shopping for expert to audit its systems

IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati says the commission is shopping for an external consultant to audit its data systems to finally reveal what might have...

Headteachers want parents to pay more school fees

Secondary headteachers are demanding an increase in school fees, saying, the current charges are unrealistic. The Kenya Secondary School Heads Association (Kessha) says the government...

Confusion over Joseph Boinnet order on uniforms

Can the police arrest and prosecute you for wearing clothes that resemble military or police uniforms? This is the dilemma for police officers trying to...

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...

William Ruto in heated interview over his net worth

How much is Deputy President William Ruto worth? That question took about two minutes of an interview Dr Ruto did with the BBC that...

CMA links Aly-Khan Satchu to Kenol insider trading

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has revealed a WhatsApp message from stock market trader Aly-Khan Satchu linking him to insider trading of KenolKobil shares...

Police seize Sh4.5m bhang in Nairobi estate, arrest two

Police arrested two people on Monday after they were caught offloading bhang worth an estimated Sh4.5 million at a Nairobi estate. The bhang was transported...

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...

Zimbabwe VP Constatino Chiwenga in India for treatment

The government of Zimbabwe has confirmed that its Vice-President Constatino Chiwenga is receiving medical treatment abroad. This comes days after he dismissed reports of being...

The Nairobi Hospital denies role in botched breast surgery

A city hospital where a woman died as a result of a botched breast enlargement operation has defended itself against accusations that it had...

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...

Two KQ Aircraft Collide at Jomo Kenyatta Airstrip

Kenya Airways has confirmed an incident in which two of its aircraft Embraer 190 collided.No injuries were reported. KQ also clarified that the planes involved...

Central leaders want CRA revenue formula reviewed

Governors from the Central Kenya economic bloc have renewed their push to have the National Treasury give population density more weight in the sharing...

Disgruntled used car dealers question state of Kenya’s industry

The Kenya Auto Bazaar Association (Kaba) has reiterated its opposition to the government's proposed policy on imported used cars, terming it a "total failure". The...

In-tray full with key bills as Parliament resumes sittings

Statistics bill 2019 is among the bills that will be given the highest priority as the National Assembly and Senate resume sittings on Tuesday...

Mbadi, Amollo tell off Ruto over anti-referendum remarks

Nasa legislators on Sunday told off Deputy President William Ruto over his ‘anti-referendum’ talk at Chatham House in the United Kingdom. The leaders said Dr...

Suspect in Okoth Obado graft probe lands State job

Information Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru has appointed Jared Peter Odoyo Kwaga — one of the key suspects in a Sh2 billion graft probe targeting...

IEBC wants elections held on different dates

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has called for major changes on the conduct of the 2022 poll. In a draft post-election evaluation report of...

Mombasa Governor is on the spot again

Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho has caught again the public eye after it emerged that senior county officials could be using fake receipts to...

Hunt on for 7 remandees who escaped from Thika police cells

Police in Thika have launched a manhunt for seven drug trafficking and robbery with violence suspects who escaped from Makongeni police station on Thursday. The...

Mombasa nurses issue strike notice after allowances are withdrawn

Nurses in Mombasa County have issued a seven-day strike notice after their uniform and the nursing service allowances were withdrawn from their January salaries. Mombasa...

TSC age limit for job applicants sparks row

An advertisement by the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) indicating 45 years as the upper age limit for applicants seeking teaching jobs in secondary schools...

Kenya Power yet to locate files in bogus transformers case

Kenya Power is yet to recover three missing tender documents in the procurement of defective transformers valued at over Sh4.5 billion, a Milimani court...

Why you should worry about Chinese fish

The fish you consume at restaurants in urban areas is disguised as a local catch amid rising consumer concerns over imports from China and...

Governor Obado, MP Kitayama clash over World Bank project

Migori Governor Okoth Obado and Kuria East MP Marwa Kitayama on Wednesday clashed at a public function in Kegonga in Kuria East over a...

Gok Drugs Sold in a Private Clinic Illegally

Four people suspected to be involved in theft of medicine and other medical equipment at Machakos level 5 hospital were Thursday arrested and an...

5 banks officialsOn Spot over Sh8bn NYS scam

Kenya’s top public prosecutor says he is focusing on five banks and bank officials linked to shady transactions involving Sh8 billion looted from the...

Now Joho sues governor, three MPs for slander

Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho has made good his threat to sue four politicians who last week linked him to an illicit drugs trade. Mr...

Promote local dialects, Ngugi wa Thiong’o urges counties

Renowned Kenyan author Prof Ngugi wa Thiong'o believes people who have mastered foreign languages, but are not conversant with that of their ethnic group,...

Pope Francis admits priests, bishops sexually abused nuns

Pope Francis admitted Tuesday that Catholic priests and bishops had sexually abused nuns, the latest scandal to rock the church. "There are some priests and...

New interchange to ease Outer Ring traffic jams

The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (Kura) is set to build a new exchange linking the Outer Ring Road and Thika Super Highway to ease...

NMG protests the arrest of senior reporter Kipchumba Some

Nation Media Group has protested the arrest of senior investigative writer Kipchumba Some Tuesday. Mr Some was arrested by three uniformed officers outside a restaurant...

Why half of Nairobi’s Sh437m CCTV cameras are not working

Most surveillance CCTV cameras installed in Nairobi City centre are not working, a senior county official has revealed. Nairobi County Roads and Public Works Chief...

Dealers ask Uhuru Kenyatta to block proposed car import policy

Used car dealers have urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to block the implementation of proposed policy limiting the age of imported cars. Through the Kenya Auto...

Matiang’i officiates first Cabinet Committee at Harambee House

Today (Tuesday) morning, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi presided over the first cabinet committee, in line with President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Executive Order issued last...

3 children drown in Nyahururu Golf Club dam

Three children drowned in a dam inside Nyahururu Golf Club on Sunday. The dam is in the neighbourhood of Maina slums in Laikipia County. The three...

Why UK lobbies want ban on used clothes exports

Each year Kenya takes over $42 million (Sh4.2 billion) worth of second-hand clothes from the UK — the world’s second largest exporter of used...

MP Gideon Mulyungi’s brother denies stealing 3 CDF cheques

Mwingi Central MP Gideon Mulyungi’s younger brother was Monday charged afresh in a Mwingi court, after prosecutors decided to amend the charges. Mr Joseph Mwangangi...

Chacha Mwita, Weldon Korir among 5 judges moved by CJ Maraga

Chief Justice David Maraga on Monday announced the transfer of five judges including Chacha Mwita, who has left the Constitutional and Human Rights Division...

JKUAT dining hall, retail outlets burnt down

Students at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) are counting losses following a fire that broke out at the students mess and...

Powerful explosion rocks busy market in Mogadishu, say police

A powerful blast rocked a busy market Monday in the Somali capital, which is regularly targeted by Al-Shabaab Islamists, police said. "There was a strong...

Suspected Thugs Shot Dead, Five Arrested

Seven men suspected to be thugs were Sunday night shot dead in a botched robbery on a warehouse in Industrial Area, Nairobi. The seven...

Why President Uhuru Kenyatta Is Angry

Slightly more than a year into his second and final term in office, President Uhuru Kenyatta seems to be betraying a hint of impatience...

Kisumu Records 493 Girls Got Pregnant Last Year

Incest has been blamed for an increase in teenage pregnancies in the county.The pregnancies have led to a high dropout rate in schools.Speaking in...

Kisumu Pays Contractors For Half Job Done

The Auditor-General is questioning the Homa Bay County government for paying contractors who did not complete their work. The report points to incidents where county...

Two die as a boat capsizes in Murang’a

Two people died in Maragua, Murang’a County on Thursday after their boat sank in Mariiki Dam. Murang’a South police boss John Onditi said the two...

Nyeri Court Release Dusitd2 Attack Suspects

A Nyeri court on Friday released three suspects in the Al-Shabaab attack on the dusitD2 complex in Nairobi, citing police findings following investigations. The court...

President Uhuru warns CS’s To Shape Up Or Ship Out

President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday ordered Cabinet secretaries who dabble in politics to quit or be sacked. Sources said that Uhuru put on notice CSs,...

You were conned over buying land in Muthaiga- Moi

Mr Daniel arap Moi has denied selling a 20.3-acre piece of land in Muthaiga, Nairobi, to businessman George Kiongera. This adds to the confusion in...

12 terror suspects arrested at the Dadaab Refugee Camp during a security swoop

Twelve terror suspects have been arrested at the Dadaab Refugee Camp during a major security swoop conducted two weeks after a terror attack that...

Gakuyo Selling His Property To Refund Ekeza Sacco Member

The founder of a sacco currently in receivership is selling some of his properties to refund members’ contributions. David Ngari Kariuki alias Gakuyo, of the...

11 Die as Matatu To Ravine Rolls

Eleven people have died and scores injured after a 14-seater matatu rolled at HZ area in Metkei along the Eldoret-Kaptagat-Eldama-Ravine road. The Monday 9pm incident...

Suleiman Dori Claims To Be Harrassed By His Party

The embattled Msambweni MP has claimed that he is being harassed by his party for supporting Deputy President William Ruto. Suleiman Dori has vowed...

Man Arrested For Marrying A Class Four Girl

A 26-year-old man who allegedly eloped with a class four pupil has been arrested together with his father.The suspect was arrested by Administration Police...

School Heads Are Yet To Receive Money From Ministry

Public schools are yet to receive Sh36 billion to cater for free education the government promised to release by last Friday, making it hard...

Form Four Students In Police Custody Over the Death Of A Teacher

A teacher supervising night preps at Hopewell School, Nakuru, was Friday morning found dead.Three suspects, including a Form four student, have been arrested in...

Man charged, blames bhang for telling police he’s a terrorist

A man who pretended to be an Al-Shabaab member has been charged with giving false information and creating alarm. Mr Kevin Kiliti alias Hussein Omar,...

Kenya Airways Gazes At Managing JKIA For 30 Years

Kenya Airways #ticker:KQ has proposed the formation of a subsidiary dedicated to managing operations at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) for a concession...

The Fix It Man For President Uhuru

When President Uhuru Kenyatta named his first Cabinet on the afternoon of April 23, 2013, the first name on the list was Dr Fred...

Sh94m to be used on 6th Annual Devolution Conference

At least Sh94 million will be spent to make the 6th Annual Devolution Conference scheduled to take place in Kirinyaga in March successful. All the...

Kenya seeks proposals for issuance of $2.5bn Eurobond

Kenya is talking to lenders about a plan to issue a $2.5 billion Eurobond denominated either in euros or dollars, a banking source said...

Do Not Politicize The Census – CS Rotich

Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has on Wednesday warned leaders against politicising the upcoming national populations census. Mr Rotich said politicians’ utterances are likely to...

All Kenyan to get Huduma ID – Uhuru Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday ordered all Kenyans to be registered digitally and given Huduma identification numbers. Speaking at State House, Mombasa during a meeting...

Police Informs Public the Riverside Area is Open to Public

Motorists whose vehicles were trapped at the 14 Riverside Drive complex, which was hit by a terror attack last week, have been allowed to...

Fly 540 Flight To Dar On Break

Fly 540 has stopped flights to Dar es Salaam, barely two years after it resumed operations on the route, highlighting intensified competition in the...

Retired Teachers Sh43 Billion Rejected

The quest by 52,000 retired teachers to get Sh43 billion in salaries and pensions arrears has taken a new twist after the Teachers Service...

Babu Owino Survive Election Petition On His Seat

Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino has pulled through an election petition challenging his August 2017 election.The Supreme Court of Kenya on Friday,...

Quality concerns hover over impending census

The August 2019 census might be seven months away, but politicians are already divided over its resultant effect on the county resource allocations. Governors have...

Church Sends One Of Their Own To Jail

A suspect in the 2015 National Youth Service scandal has been sentenced to four years in prison or pay Sh4 million fine. Selisio Karanja, a...

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,...

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...

Kenyan Budget Increased To Ksh321.5 Billion

The Treasury has raised its borrowing target for the financial year ending June 2019 by Sh78 billion in the wake of below-par revenue collection...

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...

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...

Jamii Bora Bank Gets A New Boss

Jamii Bora Bank boss Sam Kimani is set to leave the tier III lender next month after seven years at the helm. Mr Kimani...

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...