DPP Haji orders arrest and prosecution of Sonko over corruption

DPP Noordin Haji has ordered the arrest and the prosecution of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko over graft. In October, EACC launched investigations into suspected procurement illegalities and irregular payment of… Read more »

[VIDEO] NYC Father Fights For Son to Be Returned from Kenya After Taken by Ex-Girlfriend

Claude Dary last held his son Rowan in his arms in February of 2018. He says his estranged girlfriend suddenly stopped taking his calls and within a week, she had… Read more »

Victims of Gakuyo Real Estate woes still waiting for way out

February 2019 remains the worst investment memory for Elizabeth Gatwiri, 86, from Kirinyaga County. This is when she got news that the Sh120,000 she had saved from a dowry payment… Read more »

[VIDEO] State House dismisses claims of rift between Uhuru, Ruto

State House has denied claims that there was a growing rift between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, a day after the Head of State lashed out at… Read more »

Retreats, costly hotel meetings banned in Kajiado’s austerity measures

The county government of Kajiado has taken steps to adopt austerity measures in all its operations in a bid to save much needed resources. Governor Joseph ole Lenku has banned… Read more »

Court orders senior Interior ministry officer to return Sh113m of unexplained wealth

The Anti-Corruption Court in Nairobi has ordered a senior Interior ministry officer to return more than Sh100m worth of unexplained wealth. Thomas Njogu (pictured) is accused by the anti-graft agency… Read more »

Rwanda signs deal with Paris St Germain to promote tourism, Tea and Coffee

Rwanda signed a deal on Wednesday with French soccer club Paris St Germain to promote tourism in the east African nation, its second such agreement since last year. “We invest… Read more »

City Hall doubles parking fees in CBD

Nairobi motorists to pay Sh400 to park in CBD Nairobi motorists will from Wednesday start paying Sh400 daily parking charges in the Central Business District (CBD). The changes will also… Read more »

The dangerous drugs used to spike drinks, food in Kenyan clubs

Some men inhale or suck these drugs from women’s breasts or are added to food, drinks. Stephen Kamau*, 30, counts himself lucky to be alive to tell his story of… Read more »

How the home has turned into a deadly place for Kenyan women

Intimate partners accounted for four in five of the 148 gender-related deaths in the past year More than 148 Kenyans were killed over the past one year in gender-related violence,… Read more »

Ruto open to calls for referendum as rivals clash over BBI way forward

The just released Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) task force report has opened a new battlefront for politicians who are now sharply divided on what route the document should take. Yesterday,… Read more »

Faces behind mushroom boom in city

Beautiful white mushrooms packed in purple punnets sit pretty on the shelves of Naivas supermarket, Westlands branch, in Nairobi. The mushrooms are appealing to the eye and they look appetising,… Read more »

[VIDEO] Othaya Level 6 referral hospital handed to Kenyatta National Hospital

Kenyatta National Hospital has taken over the operations of the Othaya Level 6 referral hospital, which will now be named the Kenyatta Hospital Annex. The takeover was announced during a… Read more »

The ‘devil’ is in the Sh322.5 billion in allowances per year, says SRC

As public coffers run on empty, civil servants took home a staggering Sh322.5 billion in allowances last year. A technical paper on streamlining allowances in the public sector seen by… Read more »

Court orders Dennis Itumbi to pay monthly child maintenance

Mr Dennis Itumbi, the embattled Innovation, Digital and Diaspora Communication Director in the Office of the President, has been ordered to start paying upkeep for a child he fathered. The… Read more »