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Standoff at JKIA as KQ crew demand ID from Senator Moses Wetangula

Standoff at JKIA as KQ crew demand ID from Senator Moses Wetangula

Mombasa bound Kenya Airways flight Thursday evening delayed for several hours after a standoff when the crew insisted that Bungoma Senator Moses Wetangula must produce his national ID. All the… Read more »

New biometric Kenya IDs to expose tax evaders

New biometric Kenya IDs to expose tax evaders

Kenyans will be registered afresh next year in a project that will cost Sh9 billion, a government agency has said. The biometric registration, to be funded by the government and… Read more »

Kisumu plans to exploit shores of Lake Victoria

Kisumu plans to exploit shores of Lake Victoria

Kisumu will get a major facelift if a proposed plan to be tabled in the county assembly in January is passed. The Kisumu Integrated Strategic Urban Development Plan (ISUDP) will… Read more »

Kenyan teacher caught with two female students in a lodging

Kenyan teacher caught with two female students in a lodging

Police fired in the air to disperse a crowd that cornered a teacher after he was found with two female students in a lodging in Likoni. The officers rescued the… Read more »

Two universities in Nyeri closed after student riots

Two universities in Nyeri closed after student riots

Two universities in Nyeri County have been closed indefinitely after students went on the rampage. Dedan Kimathi University of Technology (DeKUT) and Karatina University have been closed following riots by… Read more »

Raila outlines Cord’s electoral reform agenda

Raila outlines Cord’s electoral reform agenda

Cord leader Raila Odinga has said the coalition will seek to entrench major electoral reforms in the Constitution if its referendum push succeeds, including giving political parties a greater role… Read more »

[VIDEO] Nairobi City selected for Smart21 Communities global award

[VIDEO] Nairobi City selected for Smart21 Communities global award

Nairobi is Africa’s only city selected as a semi-finalist among 21 cities selected worldwide to contest for the Smart21 Communities 2015 award. The Intelligent Community Forum today named the world’s… Read more »

Most wanted terror suspect arrested in Mwingi

Most wanted terror suspect arrested in Mwingi

Police in Mwingi town on Wednesday arrested a most wanted terror suspect as he tried to sneak his way into the Capital Nairobi from the war ton Somalia. The suspect… Read more »

Fourth land dealer killed this month in Nairobi

Fourth land dealer killed this month in Nairobi

Police are investigating the killing of the fourth property dealer killed in a road shooting this month. Alfred Njau was shot eight times in a drive-by attack on the Ruiru-Ruai… Read more »

CJ Mutunga, Shollei in Twitter exchange over Sh300m residence under EACC probe

CJ Mutunga, Shollei in Twitter exchange over Sh300m residence under EACC probe

Former Judiciary Chief Registrar Gladys Boss Shollei on Tuesday evening took to Twitter to confront her former boss, Chief Justice Willy Mutunga, over a house that is the subject of… Read more »

Meet the woman who  wears pink and red ribbons

Meet the woman who wears pink and red ribbons

When Ruth Kathini learned that she was HIV-positive eight years ago, she was convinced that nothing worse could happen to her. And then she was diagnosed with breast cancer in… Read more »

Her selling insurance business rakes in Sh12m a year

Her selling insurance business rakes in Sh12m a year

Our interview is held under the serene aristocratic canopy of the Exchange Bar at the New Stanley Hotel. I meet her as she is getting out of her Mercedes Benz… Read more »

My nine hours of glory, Beatrice Wambui of Dallas, Texas narrates

My nine hours of glory, Beatrice Wambui of Dallas, Texas narrates

Beatrice Wambui says she lost her husband barely before her wedding celebrations were over. Her husband preferred to ‘hang out with the boys’ and she was left all alone on… Read more »

Fired for being too young to teach boys

Fired for being too young to teach boys

Hendrina Chalwe Doroba, 52, the executive director of Fawe (Forum for African Women Educationalists), became a teacher at 22, but she was fired for being a woman in a male… Read more »

Deputy Nairobi police boss poisoned in South B area   restaurant

Deputy Nairobi police boss poisoned in South B area restaurant

Deputy Nairobi police boss Moses Ombati is fighting for his life after he was poisoned by unidentified people. Ombati was moved to the Nairobi Hospital’s High Dependency Unit yesterday after… Read more »