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State housing scheme members get 15pc tax relief after Uhuru nod

Home buyers under the proposed affordable housing scheme are set for a 15 per cent relief on their gross monthly earnings after President Uhuru Kenyatta approved changes to the law… Read more »

Why travellers are keeping off Machakos Country Bus terminal

Deteriorating security and upsurge in crime at the Machakos Country Bus terminal in Nairobi’s city centre has turned into a case of one man’s loss being another’s gain. Victims of… Read more »

Tullow Oil says may have to halt operations at northern Kenyan oilfields

Britain’s Tullow Oil said on Tuesday that it may be forced to shut down operations at its northern Kenyan oilfields after the local community stopped its oil trucking for weeks… Read more »

Kenya, Japan to fund Nairobi overpass to decongest CBD

The government is set to construct an overpass to link Enterprise Road to Nairobi Central Business District. The overpass also known as a viaduct — a long bridge-like structure, typically… Read more »

How ex-Kenya Power boss Gichuru ‘escaaped’ with millions

The arrest of senior Kenya Power officials – and their subsequent arraignment – is the most spectacular in the history of the company that has been in the news of… Read more »

How car plate led police to sergeant who ran over student [VIDEO]

Were it not for the car number plate that was found next to her body, police officers may have shrugged off Maureen Wambui Gachagua’s death as one of the many… Read more »

Flower Farming in Mount Kenya Region

At one point, someone might have just surprised you with a bouquet of flowers. Probably, you didn’t wonder where they came from. Before they arrive at your doorstep, the pretty… Read more »

Boom for Kenyan avocado farmers as California drought bites

Kenyan farmers could benefit from a sharp rise in the price of avocados on the international market in the coming weeks because of a shortfall in production in California, the… Read more »

EXPOSED: Why banks are rejecting checks issued by Sonko

Nairobi MCAs have raised concern over the high rate at which banks reject cheques issued by Nairobi Governor, Mike Mbuvi Sonko to fund secondary school education. An alarming number of… Read more »

NAIROBI HUSTLE: mathematician who quit his analytics job to sell mitumba shoes [VIDEO]

University graduate George Olang started his career in the corporate sector soon after graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics, but it only lasted for two months. Within weeks… Read more »

Laikipia Woman Rep. and husband locked out of hotel for not having marriage certificate [VIDEO]

Laikipia’s Waruguru promises to raise the matter in Parliament, citing unwarranted harassment  Drama unfolded in Kericho town after a hotel allegedly denied Laikipia Woman Rep Catherine Waruguru and her… Read more »

Gideon Moi: I will vie for the presidency in 2022

Baringo Senator Gideon Moi on Sunday said he will vie for the presidency in 2022. Mr Moi dismissed claims by Deputy President William Ruto that being second in command will… Read more »

Anglican Church finally redeploys priests in gay case

Anglican Church’s Mt Kenya West Diocese Bishop Joseph Kagunda has finally reinstated and redeployed three priests suspended over allegations of engaging in homosexuality three years ago. Bishop Kagunda’s move is… Read more »

Kenya’s senior most military woman service-person promoted to Major General [PHOTOS]

Kenya’s senior-most military woman service-person, Brigadier Fatuma Ahmed, has been sworn in as Major General, becoming the first woman to occupy the rank in Kenya’s history. Ahmed was also the first woman in… Read more »

Investors cash in on Waiyaki Way expansion

The ongoing expansion of the 25km James Gichuru-Rironi Road stretch along Waiyaki Way into a superhighway is turning out to be a blessing to the city’s real estate sector. In… Read more »