My journey to Sh80m real estate enterprise started at university

Cash is always in short supply for many university students and saving is the last thing on their minds. However, Moses Muriithi went against the grain and started saving to… Read more »

Best agribusiness for the youth to engage in

John Karegwa is the executive director of Changemaker International, an organisation that promotes trade and investment opportunities between Europe and Africa. He speaks on opportunities in agribusiness that local farmers can… Read more »

Anglican Church launches scathing attack on Nyanza politicians

Rev James Kenneth Ochiel, the bishop from Southern Nyanza (right) flanked by other ACK Bishops in Nyanza during a presser in Kisumu on April 19, 2018. (Denish Ochieng/Standard) The Anglican… Read more »

How State plans to deliver 500,000 homes in five years

Housing principal secretary Charles Mwaura worked and lived in South Africa for nearly 20 years before he was plucked from his private sector job and given the senior public service… Read more »

Uhuru’s low-cost housing to cost Sh600,000 to Sh3 million

Individuals seeking to finance their own home mortgages will be allocated 300,000 units in the proposed housing programme by the state.  The government aims to build one million homes by… Read more »

Revealed: How Kenyan hacker flew into the trap of US security agents

It was supposed to be an easy transaction. The kind drug dealers do in movies. Product in exchange of money and a handshake. Jeffrey Sila Ndungi’s connection in Texas, US… Read more »

Two rugby players to be charged with gang-raping singer, DPP orders

Two rugby players are facing arrest after Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji said they be charged with rape. The two, Lawrence Frank Wanyama and Alex Mahaga Olaba, who play… Read more »

Kenyan among 100 most influential people globally [VIDEO]

A Kenyan woman is among TIME’s 100 Most Influential People, a prestigious annual list published by the American news magazine that acknowledges extraordinary people changing the world. Ms Nice Nailantei, a… Read more »

Offices flee Kisumu town centre as rents rise sharply

Commercial businesses gatecrash the lakeside city’s housing estates, as CBD gets expensive and congested with traffic and hawkers High costs of renting space in commercial buildings in Kisumu city centre… Read more »

Why more Kenyan women love porn

It’s no longer a secret, the fairer sex is watching pornograpgy without shame. Why? We find out Gone are the days when people talked about pornography in hushed tones. In… Read more »

Kenyan Student, 21, who fell in love with her boss, 54 in USA, reveals she was branded ‘disgusting’ by friends over the age-gap relationship – but the couple are now celebrating their first anniversar

21-year-old Kenyan student celebrates anniversary with 54-year-old American man Rahab Kimani, 21, of Barnaget, New Jersey, fell in love with Joe Singiser, 54 The student and nursing home worker was… Read more »

Blow to Kalonzo as churches reject ‘Koma declaration’

Clergy leaders from Lower Eastern region have criticized the “Koma declaration” that saw community leaders, professionals and elders vow to support Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka’s ambition to become the… Read more »

Meet Wanuri Kahiu’s lesbian love story Rafiki

Wanuri Kahiu’s lesbian love story Rafiki first Kenyan feature film to premiere at Cannes Film Festival Multi-award-winning Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu is poised to make history at the 71st edition… Read more »

From my laptop, I link travel lovers to dream destinations

Alfred Muriuki started a marketing agency for hospitality services three years ago after borrowing money from a relative. His business has grown significiantly during this period Alfred Muriuki’s head is… Read more »

Local investors build Sh800m city hostels

A group of local investors have put Sh800 million in the construction of two multi-storeyed premium hostels for 1,170 university and college students. Qwetu marketing and communications director Magdalene Mulandi… Read more »