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Woman charged with obtaining Sh6 million worth of alcohol

A woman has been charged in Milimani court with obtaining alcoholic drinks worth more than Sh6 million. Sheilla Wangamwa Macharia (pictured) was charged that on May 31, at Kiza Restaurant… Read more »

Kenyan woman murdered in South Delhi after a beer fight with fellow Kenyan woman

Kenyan woman murdered in South Delhi flat; passport, mobile missing. . Police have ruled out sexual assault and said the woman’s passport and visa could not be found in the… Read more »

Hobby turns into thriving turkey business for Njeru in Mavoko

What started as a hobby has turned out to be a thriving business for a banker. Ben Njeru, who lives in Mavoko, has turned his love for turkeys into a… Read more »

Kenyan Scammers pretending to be from Dell stole $610,000 from Fairfax County in Northern Virginia

A group of Kenyans scammed a Northern Virginia locality out of over $600,000 by pretending to work for Dell, according to prosecutors in Alexandria federal court. Robert Muli, a 60-year-old… Read more »

Kenyan Gospel singer Mr Seed accused of forcing himself on fan

Popular Kenyan Gospel singer Mr. Seed is embroiled in a sex scandal but he has denied claims that he forced himself on a female fan. Gospel singer Mr Seed has… Read more »

US: Sh2b seized in Barclays Bank was fake

US authorities have told a Kenyan court Sh2 billion seized at Barclays Bank in 100 US dollar notes was fake. The Standard can exclusively reveal that United States Secret Service… Read more »

PHOTOS: Rwanda gets first gold refinery

The refinery has capacity to process gold from around the continent, boosting efforts to ensure that Africa adds value to its minerals before exporting them. Rwanda has acquired its first-ever… Read more »

Woman attacked by husband after failing to cook githeri in Kirinyaga

A woman is fighting for her life at a Kirinyaga hospital after she was attacked by her husband at Riverside slums in Ngurubani for failing to cook his favourite Githeri… Read more »

Kenyans in US rush to list for Huduma Namba [VIDEO]

Kenyans living in the United States have been thronging the Kenyan embassy in Washington, DC in the last few days in a rush to register for Huduma Namba ahead of… Read more »

KWS pilots get special training at Hammond Airport, USA

Seven Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) pilots have received specialised training in the US which aims to help support wildlife management. The pilots received the training on how to handle gyrocopters… Read more »

State House denies rift in the presidency after Uhuru’s tirade [VIDEO]

State House has dispelled claims of a rift between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto in the wake of the President’s stern warning to lawmakers from central Kenya… Read more »

Blogger Alai charged with disclosure of terror information

Blogger Robert Alai will be charged with disclosure of information in relation to terrorist activities, the Anti-terror Police Unit (ATPU) has said. In a photo shared on social media, the… Read more »

I left bank manager job to set up own beauty enterprise

When Lucy Wanjau quit her job as an assurance manager at a bank to enter into business, she wasn’t quite sure what laid ahead in the always challenging entrepreneurship world…. Read more »

Why Kenya-Ethiopia power highway is a game changer

The transmission line nearing completion to link Kenya to its northern neighbour Ethiopia for regional electricity trade comes with many firsts. For starters, the 1,045km line (433 km in Ethiopia… Read more »

How Good Samaritan saved Middle East-bound Kenyan woman

A Kenyan woman will forever thank a stranger she met aboard an airplane for saving her from probably a lifetime of slavery and exploitation in the Middle East. The chance… Read more »