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Kibra By-Election: Jubilee's McDonald Mariga Concedes Defeat
Kibra By-Election: Jubilee's McDonald Mariga Concedes Defeat
McDonald Mariga, the Jubilee Party candidate in the Kibra parliamentary by-election has conceded… read more...
ODM Candidate Bernard Otieno Okoth (Imran) Leads in the Kibra Constituency By-Election as Results Trickle in
ODM Candidate Bernard Otieno Okoth (Imran) Leads in the Kibra Constitu…
Voting ended earlier today in the Kibra parliamentary by-election, and vote tallying is currently… read more...
Retired President Moi Leaves Nairobi Hospital Two Weeks after Admission
Retired President Moi Leaves Nairobi Hospital Two Weeks after Admissio…
Two weeks after he was admitted to Nairobi Hospital, retired President Daniel Arap Moi was… read more...
Kenyan Authorities Destroy Cocaine Worth Sh598 Million
Kenyan Authorities Destroy Cocaine Worth Sh598 Million
Kenyan authorities on Wednesday destroyed cocaine worth more than Sh500 million that was seized in… read more...
Gov’t Defends Uhuru’s Numerous Trips Abroad
Gov’t Defends Uhuru’s Numerous Trips Abroad
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma has defended President Kenyatta’s frequent foreign… read more...
Congolese Man in Sh10 Million Gold Scam Nabbed at JKIA
Congolese Man in Sh10 Million Gold Scam Nabbed at JKIA
Police in Nairobi are holding a 41-year-old Congolese national over an alleged $97,500 (Sh10… read more...
Governor Anyang' Nyong'o Markets Kisumu County in the US
Governor Anyang' Nyong'o Markets Kisumu County in the US
Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o is currently on a tour to the United States to market the lakeside… read more...
Senators Approve Uhuru’s Bid to Raise Kenya’s Debt Ceiling to Sh9 Trillion
Senators Approve Uhuru’s Bid to Raise Kenya’s Debt Ceiling to Sh9 Tril…
The Senate on Wednesday approved President Kenyatta administration’s bid to raise Kenya’s debt… read more...
40 Kenyan Constituencies at Risk of being Scrapped for Failing to Meet Population Threshold
40 Kenyan Constituencies at Risk of being Scrapped for Failing to Meet…
At least 40 constituencies are at risk of being scrapped when Independent Electoral and Boundaries… read more...
Nairobi-Bound Kenya Airways Flight Turns Back after Stowaway is Discovered Midair
Nairobi-Bound Kenya Airways Flight Turns Back after Stowaway is Discov…
A Nairobi-bound Kenya Airways aircraft was forced to turn back to Johannesburg, South Africa after… read more...
We’ve Lied about Kenya’s Debt for 7 Years, MP Moses Kuria Says
We’ve Lied about Kenya’s Debt for 7 Years, MP Moses Kuria Says
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria on Tuesday admitted that leaders have been lying to Kenyans about the… read more...
UK Issues Travel Warning on Nairobi's Wilson Airport over Flight Mishaps
UK Issues Travel Warning on Nairobi's Wilson Airport over Flight…
The United Kingdom has issued a travel advisory to its citizens over the use of airlines that… read more...
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko Filmed Slapping Journalist
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko Filmed Slapping Journalist
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko was on Tuesday caught on camera beating up a journalist at Ethics and… read more...
1,524: The Number of Intersex Persons in Kenya
1,524: The Number of Intersex Persons in Kenya
The 2019 Population and Housing Census report released on Monday shows that there are 1,524… read more...
Kenyan Exporters to US to Benefit from Trump’s Sh40 Billion Fund
Kenyan Exporters to US to Benefit from Trump’s Sh40 Billion Fund
President Trump’s administration has unveiled a Sh40 billion concessionary credit line for American… read more...
Nairobi Court Orders Arrest of Kenyan Diplomat Ruth Kitony
Nairobi Court Orders Arrest of Kenyan Diplomat Ruth Kitony
A Nairobi Court issued a warrant of arrest against Ruth Kanini Kitony, a Kenyan diplomat serving in… read more...
Tharaka-Nithi Governor Njuki Disputes 2019 Census Results
Tharaka-Nithi Governor Njuki Disputes 2019 Census Results
Tharaka-Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki says he will challenge the results of the 2019 national… read more...
Athlete Eliud Kipchoge among Sportsmen Leading Campaigns for Kenya’s Bid for UN Security Seat in New York
Athlete Eliud Kipchoge among Sportsmen Leading Campaigns for Kenya’s B…
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has picked a number of Kenyan sportsmen to rally support for Kenya’… read more...
There's a Plot to Remove Me from Office, Chief Justice David Maraga Says
There's a Plot to Remove Me from Office, Chief Justice David Mara…
Chief Justice David Maraga claims that there is a plot by the Executive to remove him from office… read more...
Gov't Recalls 7 Peanut Butter Brands with High Levels of Cancer-Causing Aflatoxin
Gov't Recalls 7 Peanut Butter Brands with High Levels of Cancer-C…
The Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has ordered the withdrawal of seven peanut butter brands from… read more...
Top US Business Tycoons Hunt for Trade Deals in Kenya
Top US Business Tycoons Hunt for Trade Deals in Kenya
A US delegation comprising top government officials and wealthy businesspeople are set to arrive in… read more...
2019 Census: Kenya’s Population by County
2019 Census: Kenya’s Population by County
Nairobi  is the most populous county in the country according to the 2019 national population… read more...
2019 Census Results: 5 Most and Least Populous Counties in Kenya
2019 Census Results: 5 Most and Least Populous Counties in Kenya
Nairobi was named the most populous county in the 2019 national population census report released… read more...
2019 Census Results: Kenya’s Population Hits 47.6 Million
2019 Census Results: Kenya’s Population Hits 47.6 Million
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) on Monday released the official results of the 2019… read more...
'Total Rubbish': US Ambassador Kyle McCarter Calls Out The Star Newspaper for Publishing Fake Information
'Total Rubbish': US Ambassador Kyle McCarter Calls Out The S…
US Ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter on Friday took to Twitter to call out The Star newspaper for… read more...
Chopper Carrying Two Senior Police Officers Crash-Lands at Wilson Airport
Chopper Carrying Two Senior Police Officers Crash-Lands at Wilson Airp…
Two senior police officers escaped unhurt after a helicopter crash-landed at Wilson Airport in… read more...
Moi’s Family Gives Update on His Health Status
Moi’s Family Gives Update on His Health Status
The family of retired President Daniel Arap Moi has once again allayed fears about his health… read more...
130,000 Voters Sign Petition for Impeachment of Kiambu Governor Waititu
130,000 Voters Sign Petition for Impeachment of Kiambu Governor Waitit…
A lobby group dubbed Okoa Kiambu is this week set to present a memorandum to the county assembly… read more...
Embakasi East MP Babu Owino Admitted to Hospital
Embakasi East MP Babu Owino Admitted to Hospital
Embakasi East Member of Parliament Paul Ongili, popularly known as Babu Owino, is admitted to a… read more...
Two Kenyans Arrested 5 Years after Stealing Sh6.5 Million
Two Kenyans Arrested 5 Years after Stealing Sh6.5 Million
Two Kenyans who went into hiding after allegedly stealing $64,000 (Sh6.5 million) five years ago… read more...