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Strathmore University don’s wife had blood clot in the heart

A postmortem exam on the body of the wife of a university lecturer arrested over her death has revealed that she had no physical injuries. Chief Government Pathologist Johansen Oduor,… Read more »

Kenyan farmer threatens suit on Google over balloon crash in his farm in central Meru County

A Kenyan farmer is seeking compensation for destruction of crops after curious villagers flocked to his farm in central Meru County last week to view a crashed internet balloon. Hundreds… Read more »

To Sate China’s Demand, African Donkeys Are Stolen and Skinned

A gelatin made from donkey hides is prized as a traditional Chinese remedy. Now slaughterhouses have opened in Africa, and domestic animals are disappearing from villages. “This is the spot,” said… Read more »

18yr old Kenyan Medical Student in California on Christmas break dies on flight home to Minnesota

College freshman on Christmas break dies on flight home to Minnesota A Burnsville family is in shock over the sudden, unexplained death of their 18-year-old son, who fell asleep on… Read more »

Kenya’s digital driving licences to be issued this month

Drivers of public service vehicles (PSV) will from this month be issued with digital driving licences in the latest bid to curb road carnage, which claimed about 300 people in… Read more »

Apartment blocks rule the Nairobi property market

Realtors invested heavily in development of highrise residential apartments located in upmarket areas in the just-ended year, continuing a trend of demolishing single-dwelling units. A report by the Kenya Bankers… Read more »

Thousands left stranded after NTSA bans night travel

Hundreds of travellers were on Monday stranded as a transport hitch hit various parts of the country following Sunday’s ban on night bus travel by the National Transport and Safety… Read more »

Away from key political happenings, Kalonzo silently jetted back with his wife

Early morning on Wednesday, as Kenyans writhed in their beds after a daylong Boxing Day feasts, a drained family checked in at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to a low-key… Read more »

Kenyan man arrested in US after blacking out while taking care of the elderly

A Kenyan man, who got drunk while at work taking care of the elderly at a senior care facility, has been arrested by the authorities in Mesa, Arizona. The authorities… Read more »

Kenyan health sector firms make deals worth billions

Kenyan companies in the health sector have this year made a number of deals worth billions of shillings, but some of the deals are expected to be concluded in the… Read more »

Kenya’s safari lodge Angama Mara named world’s best

A US travel magazine has named Kenya’s Angama Mara, as the world’s best safari lodge for 2017. Jetsetter magazine, which is affiliated to the TripAdvisor travel portal, put Angama Mara… Read more »

Meru farmers learn to grow export beans

Some 10km from Meru town in Ruiri, Buuri Constituency, we find David Igweta supervising the weeding of a crop that has lately become not just dear to him, but to… Read more »

Kalonzo Musyoka returns after 10 weeks in Germany

National Super Alliance (Nasa) co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka is Thursday expected to declare his stand on the swearing-in of opposition leader Raila Odinga in his first public appearance after a 10-week… Read more »

[VIDEO]Sirisia MP John Waluke fights with his young wife in public

A video showing Sirisia Constituency lawmaker John Waluke assaulting his wife before a cheering crowd during Christmas has sparked anger and rage among a section of Kenyans online. In a… Read more »

Forest revival helps Kiambu get more rain, pasture and firewood

Public forests are undergoing a renaissance after six years of the government replanting indigenous trees. Since the replanting campaign was started through Community Forest Associations, illegal logging of trees has… Read more »