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Sonko Assembles 12-Member Legal Team as He Denies Graft Charges
Sonko Assembles 12-Member Legal Team as He Denies Graft Charges
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko was on Monday morning arraigned at Milimani Law Courts after spending… read more...
Mystery Surrounds Death of Late Kenyan Vice-President Kijana Wamalwa’s Son
Mystery Surrounds Death of Late Kenyan Vice-President Kijana Wamalwa’s…
The family of the late Kenyan vice president Michael Kijana Wamalwa is mourning the death of his… read more...
Uhuru Signs New Law Allowing Gov’t to Seek Sh800 Billion Bond
Uhuru Signs New Law Allowing Gov’t to Seek Sh800 Billion Bond
President Kenyatta recently signed into law the Kenya Roads Board (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that gives… read more...
Nairobi Building Collapse Death Toll Climbs to 10
Nairobi Building Collapse Death Toll Climbs to 10
The death toll from the six-storey building that collapsed in Tassia Estate in Nairobi on Friday… read more...
Uhuru Speaks After Sonko’s Arrest
Uhuru Speaks After Sonko’s Arrest
President Kenyatta has insisted that no one will be spared in the war against corruption… read more...
Sonko Arrest: Governors Ask to Meet Uhuru over Looming Power Vacuum in Nairobi
Sonko Arrest: Governors Ask to Meet Uhuru over Looming Power Vacuum in…
The Council of Governors (CoG) has asked for a meeting with President Kenyatta to address the power… read more...
Governor Mutua, Senator Murkomen Face Off on Twitter After Sonko’s Arrest
Governor Mutua, Senator Murkomen Face Off on Twitter After Sonko’s Arr…
Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua and Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen faced off on Twitter… read more...
Governor Sonko to be Charged with Assault for Attacking Senior Police Officer During Arrest
Governor Sonko to be Charged with Assault for Attacking Senior Police…
The National Police Service (NPS) says it will press assault charges against Nairobi Governor Mike… read more...
Driver, Passenger Arrested over Wajir Bus Attack that Left 11 Dead
Driver, Passenger Arrested over Wajir Bus Attack that Left 11 Dead
The driver of a Mandera-bound bus that was attacked by suspected Al-Shabaab militants on Friday… read more...
US Court Defers Sentencing of Kenyan Drug Trafficker Ibrahim Akasha to 2020
US Court Defers Sentencing of Kenyan Drug Trafficker Ibrahim Akasha to…
The sentencing of confessed Kenyan drug trafficker Ibrahim Akasha, which was scheduled for December… read more...
Nairobi Governor Sonko Reportedly Falls Sick While in Police Custody
Nairobi Governor Sonko Reportedly Falls Sick While in Police Custody
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko fell ill in a police cell and needs urgent medical attention, his… read more...
Body of Kenyan Man Retrieved after Car Plunged into Likoni Ferry Channel
Body of Kenyan Man Retrieved after Car Plunged into Likoni Ferry Chann…
Kenya Navy divers on Saturday morning retrieved the body of a 46-year-old Kenyan man whose car… read more...
Miguna Miguna Faults the Arrest of Nairobi Governor Sonko
Miguna Miguna Faults the Arrest of Nairobi Governor Sonko
Deported Kenyan lawyer Miguna Miguna has faulted the arrest of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko, saying… read more...
Nairobi Building Collapse: 5 People Dead, over 20 Still Missing
Nairobi Building Collapse: 5 People Dead, over 20 Still Missing
Rescue operations at the six-storey building that collapsed in Nairobi’s Tassia Estate on Friday… read more...
At Least 10 Killed after Suspected Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Bus in Wajir
At Least 10 Killed after Suspected Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Bus in…
At least 10 people were killed after a bus they were traveling in was attacked by suspected Al-… read more...
Gov't Invites Bids for Construction of Kenya's First BRT Corridor on Thika Superhighway
Gov't Invites Bids for Construction of Kenya's First BRT Cor…
The government has invited bids for the construction of Kenya’s first bus rapid transit (BRT)… read more...
Makueni Governor Kibwana Files Defamation Case Against Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi
Makueni Governor Kibwana Files Defamation Case Against Blogger Cyprian…
Makueni Governor Prof. Kivutha Kibwana has sued controversial Kenyan blogger Cyprian Nyakundi for… read more...
Kenyan Families of Ethiopian Crash Victims Allegedly Offered Bribes to Swap US Attorneys
Kenyan Families of Ethiopian Crash Victims Allegedly Offered Bribes to…
Four Indonesian nationals have been accused of offering bribes to families of Kenyan victims of… read more...
Nairobi Governor Sonko to Spend Weekend in Police Cells
Nairobi Governor Sonko to Spend Weekend in Police Cells
Embattled Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko will spend the weekend in police custody following his arrest… read more...
Several Feared Trapped as 6-Story Building Collapses in Nairobi
Several Feared Trapped as 6-Story Building Collapses in Nairobi
An undetermined number of people are feared trapped in rubble after a six-story residential… read more...
Nairobi Governor Sonko Arrested over Sh300 Million Graft Claims
Nairobi Governor Sonko Arrested over Sh300 Million Graft Claims
Detectives from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) have arrested Nairobi Governor Mike… read more...
Peter Karanja: Kenyan Policeman who Shot Dead 10 People in One Night Imprisoned for 20 Years
Peter Karanja: Kenyan Policeman who Shot Dead 10 People in One Night I…
Constable Peter Karanja, an Administration Police officer who shot dead 10 people at Siakago town,… read more...
William Ruto: Raila is Not My Enemy, We Are Competitors
William Ruto: Raila is Not My Enemy, We Are Competitors
Deputy President William Ruto says ODM leader Raila Odinga is not his enemy and that the two are… read more...
Mwangi is Kenya's Most Common Surname, Global Study Says
Mwangi is Kenya's Most Common Surname, Global Study Says
A new study has revealed the most common last names in all countries across the globe, including… read more...
43 Arrested as Gov't Shuts Down 80 Illegal Pharmacies in Nairobi
43 Arrested as Gov't Shuts Down 80 Illegal Pharmacies in Nairobi
43 people were on Thursday morning arrested during a crackdown on illegal pharmacies by government… read more...
The UK Revoked Raila"s Visa over Mock Swearing-In, Says Orengo
The UK Revoked Raila"s Visa over Mock Swearing-In, Says Orengo
The United Kingdom revoked ODM leader Raila Odinga’s visa after his mock swearing-in on January… read more...
Raila's Company Spectre International Sued by Former Workers over Sh150 Million Unpaid Dues
Raila's Company Spectre International Sued by Former Workers over…
166 former employees have sued Spectre International Limited, a company reportedly owned by ODM… read more...
Neno Evangelism Pastor James Ng'ang'a Involved in Road Crash
Neno Evangelism Pastor James Ng'ang'a Involved in Road Crash
Pastor James Ng’ang’a of Neno Evangelism escaped unscathed after his two-week-old luxury car was… read more...
Don't Mistake My Silence for Stupidity, Enraged Uhuru Tells Politicians Allied to DP Ruto
Don't Mistake My Silence for Stupidity, Enraged Uhuru Tells Polit…
President Kenyatta has lashed out at leaders allied to Deputy President William Ruto, accusing them… read more...
Police Quiz Neema Nyawira, the Kenyan Wife of a Missing German National
Police Quiz Neema Nyawira, the Kenyan Wife of a Missing German Nationa…
Detectives have questioned the Kenyan wife of the missing German national Paul Topf, who… read more...