Day in paradise touring 385-acre botanic garden

In Kenya where land is a precious commodity, it might seem unfathomable that one garden, filled with flowers and trees, islands and man-made lakes, rivers and waterfalls, can be 385… Read more »

Farming at work in Naivasha

All work and some farming at the office makes our workers happy About 27km from Naivasha town, on the southern shores of the lake, sits the expansive Oserian flower farm…. Read more »

Why some Nairobi residents don’t accommodate relatives

Houses in Nairobi shrink as prices rise Space and cost continue being a big influence on where we live and the trend shows that in time, more might go the… Read more »

Billionaire investors grow wealth from poll rebound

Wealthy stock market investors are reaping the benefits of a strong rebound in equities trading that followed last week’s General Election, adding billions to their net worth. The Nairobi bourse’s… Read more »

Controversial blogger Robert Alai apprehended for publishing ‘sensitive story’

Controversial blogger Robert Alai was arrested and detained at Kamkunji police station. Alai divulged that he was ordered out of his vehicle at gunpoint and forced into another car before… Read more »

Raila Odinga’s 25,000 page dossier

Siaya Senator James Orengo(left), NASA principals Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka during a press briefing at Okoa Kenya secretariat on 16/8/17-Beverlyne Musili Supreme Court judges and the battery of lawyers… Read more »

Police gun down Al Shabaab terrorist behind Mpeketoni attack

Anti-terror police have shot dead wanted terrorist Hussein Said Omar in Bamburi, Mombasa. He was one of the Al Shabaab terrorists behind the Mpeketoni attack that claimed lives of more than… Read more »

Why IEBC’s Chiloba is waiting to exhale

From the imposing darkness of a cold evening, Ezra Chiloba, the CEO of Kenya’s elections agency, IEBC, emerges and slinks into an empty restaurant along Riverside Drive, a well-worn cap… Read more »

International fashion retailers LC Waikiki and Woolworths to open shop at Hub mall in Karen

International fashion retailers LC Waikiki and Woolworths are looking to grow their footprint in Nairobi by opening additional stores at the Hub Mall in Karen before the end of the… Read more »

NASA files petition challenging presidential results

NASA has filed a petition at the Supreme Court challenging the declaration of President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the just concluded General Election. Raila Odinga alleged that the… Read more »

American arrested in Meru over terror link

A man holding a United States passport is being held by police on suspicion of terrorism. Mr Abdi Korad Aden,47, was arrested in Meru on Thursday. He was arrested together… Read more »

Kenya’s Top Court Expected to Uphold Kenyatta’s Election Win

Kenya’s top court will decide over the next two weeks whether to nullify the outcome of this month’s presidential elections that the main opposition says were rigged. Most legal experts… Read more »

Billionaire Cucu: How 72-year-old Nyeri woman gave men a run for their money in just-concluded August polls

Nyeri County is known for producing formidable women leaders even before the 2017 General Election. Nobel Peace laureate, the late Wangari Maathai, MPs Esther Murugi ( Nyeri Town) and Mary… Read more »

IEBC boss who stole the spotlight

Dr Akombe worked as an under-secretary at the United Nations headquarters in New York. IEBC job meant she was taking a pay cut of up to 70 per cent. The… Read more »

Car washer beats the odds to become fuel station owner

When John Maina Kinywa started work at Total Kenya in 2000 as a car washer, it never crossed his mind that one day he would run an entire petrol station…. Read more »