Diani Place Apartments in Diani, Kwale County.

Apartments attract better returns

Limited space for conferencing facilities at the coast and depressed sales of housing units have spawned a new niche for investors in Mombasa and Diani. Most investors have in the… Read more »

Dorcas Wanjiku and her children peruse through land documents. Mzee Kenyatta owned  neighbouring land and developed an interest on the land they lived on in Njiru, they said. This resulted in the then President offering them the land in Kamiti for relocation.

Kamiti land owners are still living in shanties 

Nairobi and Kiambu counties have in the recent past experienced unprecedented development, making it almost impossible to find huge chunks of land. But this is not the case at Kamiti… Read more »

Acute housing shortage, coupled with the rising cost of construction, is driving developers to embrace other options and technologies.

Here’s how to build a house in six months

For a long time the country’s construction sector has  been stuck to the brick-and-mortar method of building, but the acute housing shortage, coupled with the rising cost of construction, is… Read more »


Karen Korir named among Top 40 Airline Executives under 40 in US

Korir provides coaching sessions to colleagues prepare for AAAE certification. Karen Korir chose a career in aviation planning because of its complex interdisciplinary body of work. She explains on any… Read more »

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria.

Court Remands Moses Kuria over Incitement Charge

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria remanded at Kilimani to await bail hearing A Nairobi court has detained Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria pending a ruling on bail in a new… Read more »


#PopeinKenya:Pope Francis calls on Kenyan leaders to observe integrity and transparency

Pope Francis has called on Kenyan leaders to observe integrity in execution of their mandates to the people. Speaking during a joint address with his host President Uhuru Kenyatta at… Read more »


#Popeinkenya: Pope picks small car for ride into the city

Pope Francis on Wednesday rode in a Honda Ballade into the city, moments after landing on his first three-nation visit to Africa. Unlike other VIPs, who would normally ride in… Read more »


Police rescue disabled girl held hostage by her parents

Police in Embu North on Tuesday rescued a 15-year-old girl who had been locked up and tied with ropes by her parents at Kibugua village. Confirming the incident, OCPD Embu… Read more »

Developer targets low-end market with Sh2.5bn Mlolongo housing project

Real-estate developer Diamond Property Merchants is putting up Sh2.5 billion low-cost residential units in Mlolongo. The project, which is mostly financed by five banks including Family Bank and comprises two-bedroom… Read more »


Mutunga suspends five magistrates over gross misconduct

At least five magistrates have been interdicted over gross misconduct as the Chief Justice Willy Mutunga cracks the whip on errant judicial officers. According to letters seen by the Nation,… Read more »


President reshuffles Cabinet as Kiunjuri replaces Waiguru at Devolution [VIDEO]

President Kenyatta reshuffles cabinet, expands state departments President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday reshuffled his cabinet announcing that the changes were necessary for effective service delivery. He expanded the number of… Read more »


Cord leader Raila Odinga calls on Hassan Wario to resign

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has called on Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario to resign over the shambolic handling of the national soccer team’s travel to Cape Verde last week,… Read more »


Thugs raid ODM party headquarters in Nairobi, steal 4 computers

Police are looking for a gang that raided the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party headquarters in Nairobi and stole four computers that had crucial information. Police say the raid happened… Read more »


Kenyan woman caught stealing meat strapped on her body in South Africa [VIDEO]

Kenyan woman caught stealing meat strapped on her body in South Africa    Ruth Njoki and Stella Nyokabi, the two women from Kiambu that carried their extraordinary talents in stealing… Read more »


Meteoric Rise and Fall from Power of Self-Proclaimed ‘Normal Kenyan Girl’

During a television interview two months after the first Huduma Centre was opened in January last year, Ms Anne Waiguru, when asked to describe herself, said: “I am just a… Read more »