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Death and Funeral Announcement for Catherine Wambui Mwangi

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Catherine Wambui Mwangi (Mama Ciiru) former Kiruri secondary school secretary, after a… Read more »

Nyandarua Couple’s journey of resilience: From hawking to building a strawberry empire

A decade ago, Kenneth Kinuthia was a lumberjack, working across the country to find the best timber from various forests, cutting down trees and selling off the wood to dealers… Read more »

Ex-cabin crew member flies high on farm in Takaungu, Kilifi County

Bella Tumaini’s two-acre farm in Takaungu, Kilifi County, fits the description of a supermarket. On it you get all kinds of food you may need, from eggs to goat meat,… Read more »

The Murang’a village hawker who built a multi-million business empire

One morning three months ago, in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a had a surprise visitor. Outside the compound of the Catholic Secretariat in Murang’a… Read more »

Farm that flourishes on Chinese technologyin Naivasha, Nakuru County

Moi South Lake Road in Naivasha, which links the town to Hell’s Gate National Park and several flower farms, was once a nightmare for motorists. But that is in the… Read more »

Swahili Village Is One of DC’s Only Black-Owned Fine-Dining Restaurants. The Pandemic Hit It Hard.

Kevin Onyona’s Kenyan restaurant opened downtown ten days before indoor dining was shut down. Swahili Village owner Kevin Onyona at the entrance to his fine-dining Kenyan restaurant. Photograph courtesy Swahili… Read more »

[VIDEO] Insults, fracas as Unicef Kenya employee storms ‘party’, cites breaking of curfew rules in Nairobi

Unicef has launched investigations into a video that showed one of its employees causing a fracas during a night party over the weekend. “We have been in Kenya for many years, and both… Read more »

Florida church ‘devastated’ after Ghanaian self-styled prophet shoots wife dead at work [VIDEO]

A Florida church is “devastated” after their pastor, who’s also a self-styled prophet with thousands of followers, was charged with fatally shooting his wife outside her job at the Navy… Read more »

Wedding Ceremony stopped after man claims he fathered both bride and groom with different women in Tana River

What was meant to be a happily ever after moment turned into a nightmare for a couple in Tana River county. The couple was forced to cancel their colourful garden… Read more »

(VIDEO) MP Johanna Ng’eno arrested for demeaning Uhuru

There was mayhem in Emurua Dikirr Constituency on Monday as residents tried to bar sleuths from the Directorate of Criminal investigations (DCI) from arresting their MP Johanna Ng’eno. Trouble started… Read more »

EACC to grill Murathe, Kiraitu family on Kemsa scandal

Among those set to be grilled by EACC  on Friday, the Star has exclusively established, is vocal Jubilee vice chairman David Murathe, a key ally of President Kenyatta.  Also having… Read more »

“A beautiful game”: Soccer has provided reflection and comfort for UMD defender Isaac Ngobu

First, it’s a burst of speed. Ten yards of sheer force and balance. Those crucial strides to get the jump on the opposition. Then it’s the next 40, running down… Read more »

Why nightclubs in Nairobi CBD are becoming extinct

Hunters, Polos, Ibiza, Wallet, Hornbill, Heartz, Verandah, Zeep, Betty’s, Psys, Zigzag, Porter House, Wine Bar and Steps, Mad House… we could go on without taking a breath but we let… Read more »

Kangari Couple in Murang’a County reaps big from organic agriculture

On a chilly morning in Kangari, Murang’a County, a couple is busy harvesting vegetables. It is on a Friday, one of the days that John Karanja and his wife Esther… Read more »

Governor Mike Sonko allowed to strike deal with DPP in Sh357m graft suit

Governor Mike Sonko and 15 others have been allowed to approach the office of the director of public prosecutions (DPP) to settle a Sh357 million corruption case against them out… Read more »