Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery hands over a birth certificate to Makonde Community spokesperson Thomas Nguli (left) on October 25, 2016 in Mvindeni as Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya (centre) looks on.

Joy as Makonde finally register for Kenyan IDs

It was joy and excitement as hundreds of the Makonde community members in Kwale County turned out to be registered for national identity cards bringing to an end years of… Read more »

Farmer  picks ripe coffee beans

Kenya shifts gears in drive to raise coffee exports into America

Kenya is pushing to increase its market share for coffee in the United States (US) as a means of improving the global visibility of the local commodity. The government through… Read more »

Justice Isaac Lenaola

JSC nominates Isaac Lenaola for Supreme Court judge

Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has on Tuesday nominated High Court judge Isaac Lenaola to replace retired Justice Philip Tunoi at the Supreme Court. Justice Lenaola beat 21 other candidates who… Read more »


Video captures daylight robbery along Tom Mboya Street [VIDEO]

A chilling video has captured a gang of three people robbing a hapless woman, along Tom Mboya Street in Nairobi last Saturday, highlighting the growing insecurity that has hit parts… Read more »

Sergey Panteleevich Mavrodi, a Russian convicted criminal and a former member of the State Duma.

Russian fraudster sets up pyramid scheme in Kenya

A pyramid scheme run by a convicted Russian fraudster has set base in Kenya and has for the past one year or so been luring thousands of people with the… Read more »


12 killed in Mandera overnight attack by Shabaab gunmen [VIDEO]

Twelve people have been killed in an overnight attack at Bishaaro lodge in Mandera Town by suspected Al-Shabaab gunmen, police confirmed on Tuesday. Mandera East police boss (OCPD) Ezekiel Singoe… Read more »

During a Bride price paying Ceremony

Kenya’s eligible beggars-Men who hold harambees to pay bride price

It has become the norm for young men to invite friends for ‘a goat eating’ (where you bring your own drink) party for a major harambee to fund their weddings…. Read more »

Auditor-General Edward Ouko address journalists at a past function.

If you dare sack Ouko, Cord will call demos, Raila tells President [VIDEO]

Raila dares Jubilee govt to kick out Auditor General Edward Ouko CORD leader Raila Odinga yesterday accused the Government of planning to kick out Auditor General Edward Ouko. The Opposition… Read more »

Nominated Senator Joy Gwendo addresses a gathering at a fundraiser at Chiga Catholic Church in Kisumu

Nyanza leaders drum up support for Jubilee Party in Kisumu

Two senators and an MP on Sunday drummed up support for the Jubilee Party in Kisumu and urged residents to vote in development-conscious leaders. Jubilee-nominated senators Joy Gwendo and Mvita… Read more »

Raila and Governor Mandago

Raila and Governor Mandago under probe, says Kaparo

Cord leader Raila Odinga is among prominent politicians being investigated for incitement, the National Cohesion and Integration Commission Chairman, Mr Francis Kaparo, said on Monday. Mr Kaparo said the commission… Read more »

ODM leader Raila Odinga (left), Kisii Governor James Ongwae (right) and Nyamira Governor John Nyagarama (second right) introduce ODM by-election candidate Naftali Onkoba in Kisii yesterday.

CORD kicks up a storm as Raila Odinga demand fresh voter listing

The rival coalitions clashed yesterday after Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s allies made fresh demands on electoral reforms. Twin demands by CORD MPs for a fresh voter registration and halting of… Read more »

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka in Tononoka Grounds, Mombasa,

I’ll not back Raila top seat bid, says Kalonzo

Wiper Democratic Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has ruled out backing Cord co-principal Raila Odinga for the presidency in 2017. He said the coalition’s affiliate parties will not dissolve to form… Read more »


[VIDEO] Tortured and left with broken arm, Andeyo still fears for her life

Joyce Andeyo was carrying out her business in Ongata Rongai as usual when a police vehicle arrived. Andeyo was not distracted since she had not committed any offence warranting the… Read more »

Issack Mohamed Adan in his onion farm in Mandera. He mainly cultivates the Agramoud variety from Yemen.

Sizzling taste of onions’ wealth in Mandera

Along River Mandera towards Ethiopia’s Suftu town is a 30-acre onion farm. While onion farming is seen as a tiresome task because it is labour-intensive, right from land preparation to… Read more »


President Uhuru attends son’s private traditional wedding

Finally, Jomo Kenyatta, President Uhuru Kenyatta’s son has tied the knot with his girlfriend of many days from Nyanza. The two whom MondayBlues has profiled in the past having good… Read more »