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Kenyan Nurse Who Gave Birth While Battling Covid-19 in ICU Dies
Kenyan Nurse Who Gave Birth While Battling Covid-19 in ICU Dies
A Kenyan nurse who gave birth while battling Covid-19 in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) has died.… read more...
Gov’t Says Tanzanians Welcome to Kenya Despite Exclusion from Cleared Countries’ List
Gov’t Says Tanzanians Welcome to Kenya Despite Exclusion from Cleared…
The government says travelers from Tanzania will not be barred from entering Kenya following the… read more...
Renowned University of Nairobi Lecturer Ken Ouko Succumbs to Covid-19
Renowned University of Nairobi Lecturer Ken Ouko Succumbs to Covid-19
Distinguished Kenyan sociologist Dr. Ken Ouko has died at a Nairobi hospital. Dr. Ouko, a lecturer… read more...
Kenya Resumes International Flights After Four-Month Disruption
Kenya Resumes International Flights After Four-Month Disruption
Kenya on Saturday resumed international flights ending a four-month interruption caused by the… read more...
US Gives Kenya Sh1.76 Billion to Boost Covid-19 Fight
US Gives Kenya Sh1.76 Billion to Boost Covid-19 Fight
A new report has revealed the amount of support Kenya has received from the US government to fight… read more...
Kenya’s Daily Covid-19 Death Toll Surpasses 20
Kenya’s Daily Covid-19 Death Toll Surpasses 20
23 patients have succumbed to Covid-19 in Kenya, making it the highest number of fatalities… read more...
Tanzania Retaliates, Bans Kenya Airways Flights
Tanzania Retaliates, Bans Kenya Airways Flights
Tanzania has banned Kenya Airways (KQ) flights from flying to its airports.  This is in response to… read more...
'Feels Like Malaria or Flu': Foreign Affairs PS Macharia Kamau Says After Covid-19 Diagnosis
'Feels Like Malaria or Flu': Foreign Affairs PS Macharia Kam…
Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia Kamau has spoken out after reports that he… read more...
US Omitted from List of Countries Cleared for Flights to and out of Kenya
US Omitted from List of Countries Cleared for Flights to and out of Ke…
The US has been omitted from the initial list of 11 countries that have been cleared for… read more...
Panic as Kenyatta National Hospital Surgeon with Covid-19 Refuses to Isolate
Panic as Kenyatta National Hospital Surgeon with Covid-19 Refuses to I…
A surgeon attached to Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) is under fire after he allegedly refused to… read more...
Court Orders Reinstatement of MP Alice Wahome's Bodyguards
Court Orders Reinstatement of MP Alice Wahome's Bodyguards
A Nairobi court has directed Inspector-General of Police Hillary Mutyambai to reinstate Kandara MP… read more...
Kenya Foreign Affairs PS Macharia Kamau Reveals Positive Covid-19 Test in Leaked WhatsApp Post
Kenya Foreign Affairs PS Macharia Kamau Reveals Positive Covid-19 Test…
Kenya Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia Kamau has contracted Covid-19, according to… read more...
Travelers from 11 Countries to be Granted Entry into Kenya as International Flights Resume
Travelers from 11 Countries to be Granted Entry into Kenya as Internat…
Travelers from 11 countries will be allowed to visit Kenya when it reopens its airspace for… read more...
Aide Angered by Reports on Retired President Kibaki’s Health Status
Aide Angered by Reports on Retired President Kibaki’s Health Status
Ngari Gituku, the private secretary of Mwai Kibaki has been angered by reports alleging that the… read more...
Kenyan Man Who Admitted to Killing Girlfriend to Appease 'Illuminati Gods' Sent to Prison for 30 Years
Kenyan Man Who Admitted to Killing Girlfriend to Appease 'Illumin…
A 35-year-old Kenyan man who admitted to killing her girlfriend to appease 'Illuminati gods' has… read more...
US Asks Kenya Airways to Inspect 10 Boeing Planes Afresh
US Asks Kenya Airways to Inspect 10 Boeing Planes Afresh
The US Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) has issued a safety alert on some Kenya Airways Boeing… read more...
Wealthy Kenyans Increase Appetite for Luxury Cars
Wealthy Kenyans Increase Appetite for Luxury Cars
Wealthy Kenyans defied the adverse economic effects of the Covid-19 pandemic to buy more luxury… read more...
Retired President Kibaki Reportedly Admitted to Nairobi Hospital
Retired President Kibaki Reportedly Admitted to Nairobi Hospital
Retired President Mwai Kibaki has reportedly been readmitted to the Nairobi Hospital barely two… read more...
Matiang'i Declares Friday a Public Holiday to Celebrate Idd-Ul-Adha
Matiang'i Declares Friday a Public Holiday to Celebrate Idd-Ul-Ad…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has declared Friday, July 31st, a public holiday. Matiang… read more...
Tycoon Jimi Wanjigi Entangled in Row over Sh400 Million Prime Land in Nairobi
Tycoon Jimi Wanjigi Entangled in Row over Sh400 Million Prime Land in…
Kenyan tycoon Jimi Wanjigi has been sued over alleged attempts to grab a prime parcel of land in… read more...
Woman Rep. Lydia Haika Flees After Car Hits and Kills Man along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway
Woman Rep. Lydia Haika Flees After Car Hits and Kills Man along Nairob…
Police have opened a probe into the death of a man who was hit by a car belonging to Taita Taveta… read more...
Kenyan Wanted by US Authorities over Illegal Ivory Trade Arrested
Kenyan Wanted by US Authorities over Illegal Ivory Trade Arrested
A 60-year-old Kenyan national wanted by US authorities over ivory-related offenses has been… read more...
Search Underway After Kenyan Woman Drowns During Photoshoot at Thompson's Falls
Search Underway After Kenyan Woman Drowns During Photoshoot at Thompso…
Authorities are searching for the body of a Kenyan woman who drowned while taking photos at… read more...
Government Admits Nairobi Hospitals are Overwhelmed by Covid-19 Patients
Government Admits Nairobi Hospitals are Overwhelmed by Covid-19 Patien…
The Health Ministry has accepted hospitals in Nairobi have been overwhelmed by Covid-19 patients.… read more...
Uproar as Police are Pictured Brutalizing Nairobi MCA Mutheu Musyimi
Uproar as Police are Pictured Brutalizing Nairobi MCA Mutheu Musyimi
Pictures of police officers clobbering Nairobi MCA Mutheu Musyimi have gone viral on social media,… read more...
Kenya Bars Pilots and Crew from Leaving Hotel Rooms as International Flights Resume
Kenya Bars Pilots and Crew from Leaving Hotel Rooms as International F…
Pilots and crew members will not be allowed to leave their hotel rooms after landing in Kenya from… read more...
Questions After British Woman Escapes from Jail in Kenya
Questions After British Woman Escapes from Jail in Kenya
Police in Mtwapa, Kilifi County are investigating an incident where a British woman escaped from… read more...
Plane Carrying Kenyan Team to Former Tanzania President Mkapa’s Funeral Makes U-turn Mid-Air
Plane Carrying Kenyan Team to Former Tanzania President Mkapa’s Funera…
A plane carrying Kenyan delegation to attend the funeral of former Tanzanian President Benjamin… read more...
Sonko Vows to Distribute Trump-Backed Hydroxychloroquine Drug to Treat and Prevent Covid-19
Sonko Vows to Distribute Trump-Backed Hydroxychloroquine Drug to Treat…
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has championed the use of hydroxychloroquine to treat and prevent Covid… read more...
Kenyan Nurse Battling Covid-19 Gives Birth in ICU
Kenyan Nurse Battling Covid-19 Gives Birth in ICU
A Kenyan nurse battling Covid-19 in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) has given birth to a bouncing… read more...