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What farmers are doing to reap big rewards during Christmas

What farmers are doing to reap big rewards during Christmas

At a spot in Wakulima market in Nakuru, a man labours with a 150kg sack of potatoes on his shoulder that he delivers to a trader. He dusts himself off… Read more »

Confessions of Uhuru ICC Witnesses

Confessions of Uhuru ICC Witnesses

Two weeks after collapse of the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta at the International Criminal Court (ICC), two would-be witnesses have exclusively spoken to The People Daily about their role… Read more »

From UK to the business of events in Kenya

From UK to the business of events in Kenya

“I was an IT geek for six years before I washed my hands off the industry to get into events planning. I was passionate about computers, and from an early… Read more »

Researchers begin Ebola vaccine trials in Kenya

Researchers begin Ebola vaccine trials in Kenya

Researchers at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) have started the human testing of a vaccine designed to protect against Ebola virus, the country’s research institution said on Thursday. A… Read more »

US: We are disappointed by Kenya 2014 Security Laws (Amendment) Bill

US: We are disappointed by Kenya 2014 Security Laws (Amendment) Bill

Kenya’s Counterterrorism Efforts The U.S. Government is firmly committed to supporting Kenya’s efforts to defeat al-Shabaab and to ensure security of all of its citizens. We are disappointed, however, by… Read more »

[VIDEO] The government unveils double-decker high capacity buses in Nairobi

[VIDEO] The government unveils double-decker high capacity buses in Nairobi

Nairobi commuters on select routes will soon have the option on travelling in double-decker buses and other high capacity passenger service vehicles. Matatu operator City Shuttle Friday unveiled Isuzu buses… Read more »

EACC wants unruly lawmakers punished

EACC wants unruly lawmakers punished

The Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) is set to institute investigations into the conduct of members of the National Assembly who engaged in fist-fights and immoral conduct during debate… Read more »

Mwalimu Sacco plans Sh2.9bn housing estate in Kisaju, Kajiado County

Mwalimu Sacco plans Sh2.9bn housing estate in Kisaju, Kajiado County

Mwalimu National Sacco plans to build 871 housing units for its members at an estimated Sh2.9 billion in the newest multi-billion capital outlay by Kenya’s largest sacco. The houses constitute… Read more »

George Ojwang: Moving on after my wife’s death

George Ojwang: Moving on after my wife’s death

Two years ago, in June 2012, we published George Ojwang’s story – his wife had slipped into a coma after developing pregnancy-related complications. Claris was 38 weeks pregnant when she… Read more »

The Scoop: Julie Gichuru How I overcame stage fright [VIDEO]

The Scoop: Julie Gichuru How I overcame stage fright [VIDEO]

In an exclusive interview with A24’s Salim Amin, Julie Gichuru traces her career journey from an unpaid reporter to one of the most respected media personalities in Africa.Her entry into… Read more »

Legislators roughed up in House fist fight; Johnstone Muthama, Simba Arati injured

Legislators roughed up in House fist fight; Johnstone Muthama, Simba Arati injured

Business at the National Assembly came to a standstill Thursday afternoon after MPs disrupted a special sitting convened to debate the controversial security amendments bill. The bill is set to… Read more »

Woman gang-raped, throat slit by thugs in Kiambu

Woman gang-raped, throat slit by thugs in Kiambu

A 36-year-old woman was gang raped and murdered by unknown assailants near Mang’u high school on Tuesday night. Her body was found clothed in a blood-stained and muddy petticoat with… Read more »

Heavy police presence at Parliament ahead of security law debate

Heavy police presence at Parliament ahead of security law debate

Dozens of police officers have been deployed outside Parliament and adjacent streets following reports of planned protests over the controversial Bill on security. Police in anti-riot gear were stationed at… Read more »

Raila rules out direct ticket in Homa Bay [VIDEO]

Raila rules out direct ticket in Homa Bay [VIDEO]

The ODM candidate for the Homa Bay senatorial seat will be decided through a popular vote after the High Court handed the party 10 more days to settle on a… Read more »

Kenyan Dr Mwangi Kimenyi shines at international peace award  in Asuncion Paraguay

Kenyan Dr Mwangi Kimenyi shines at international peace award in Asuncion Paraguay

When the world met in Asuncion Paraguay for the sixth Global Peace Convention (GPC) recently, Kenya once again left its mark as the land of great achievers, and those of… Read more »