Long queues as voting begins in Kiambu for Jubilee primaries

Jubilee nominations in Kabete constituency Kiambu county delayed more than an hour even as voters complained that the party should ensure voting starts. Residents complained that they arrived at the… Read more »

Njoroge Mungai – Kenyatta’s doctor who brought UNEP to Nairobi

Apart from holding brief clerical jobs in the two years between leaving Alliance High School in 1945 and joining South Africa’s Fort Hare University in 1948, John Njoroge Mungai was… Read more »

ODM Aspirant who won race arrested with ballot papers

Walter Sirawa arrested with ODM primaries ballot papers Awendo Constituency aspirant Walter Sirawa, who won the race for the ODM ticket in the party primaries, has been arrested in Florence… Read more »

17yr-old teen runs million-dollar business selling custom designed socks from his room

Color blind teenager sells $1 million in custom socks that he designs himself from his bedroom – and he hasn’t even graduated high school yet A local teenager has sold… Read more »

US roasters to raise Kenya’s coffee imports 25 per cent

American roasters are expected to raise coffee purchases from Kenya by a quarter to Sh3.5 billion annually after the country showcased its produce in the ongoing symposium in Seattle, US…. Read more »

Why Kenyatta’s doctor left wife out of his will

Kenya’s first President Jomo Kenyatta’s personal physician, Njoroge Mungai, left nothing for his wife Lilian Njeri Mungai to inherit. Three years after the death of one of the power brokers… Read more »

Abandoned by two wives over infertility, man finally sires child

A 27-year-old man went from one unhappy marriage to another for years after suffering an abnormal condition that made it difficult for him to sire children. Mvuko Mwando, a palm… Read more »

The people on the spot in the bungled Jubilee nominations

Raphael Tuju – Secretary General After losing the Rarieda parliamentary seat in 2007, the former minister worked as President Mwai Kibaki’s adviser on ethnic relations and media. In the run… Read more »

Tatu City to build Sh35bn houses in Ruiru, Kiambu

Tatu City is set to invest Sh35 billion to construct 2,715 residential houses on land which it owns in Ruiru, Kiambu making it one of the largest real estate projects… Read more »

How Mungiki has taken over mines

Green Garnet Two mining site that belong to Bridges mining explorations in Taita Taveta county.The mining has been stop for a while due to the new mining license act and… Read more »

More apartment blocks to change Syokimau’s skyline

Founded in 2010 by two siblings, Lake Estate Agency Limited has expanded into one of the leading property dealers in Nyanza region Demand for furnished luxurious apartments in Nairobi has… Read more »

Honda Throws Down Gauntlet to Luxury SUVs in Kenya

As European car makers leave no stone unturned in the luxury market, other dealers are not sitting on their laurels. Honda, Chevrolet, Toyota and Nissan are unveiling better performing, safer… Read more »

Kenya shines in New York show courtesy of unique buildings

Several prominent buildings in Nairobi are featured in a current exhibit in New York City titled “Architecture of Independence: African Modernism”. The Kenyatta International Convention Centre gets special attention because… Read more »

From farm to supermarket: Strawberries bear big fruit for couple

A sea of green plants dotted with small red fruits stretch on the two-acre farm on the slopes of the Aberdare Ranges in Kinangop, Nyandarua County forming a beautiful site…. Read more »

Tata to invest Sh15bn in Kenya and TZ real estate

Listed Indian firm Tata Housing Development Company has announced plans to raise Sh15 billion for residential and commercial properties in major towns in Kenya, Tanzania and other countries. The firm,… Read more »