NASA governors misgivings with Raila game plan

As NASA plans a civil disobedience hurricane, opposition governors express fear that demonstrations and turmoil will hurt their counties. NASA leader Raila Odinga depends on18 opposition governors, including 16 from… Read more »

Two days of make or break for President Kenyatta

Kenya appears set for a prolonged period of political, constitutional and economic uncertainty prompted by the presidential election standoff. President Uhuru Kenyatta, who won a repeat election boycotted by his main… Read more »

Queries as Treasury takes over billionaires’ unclaimed assets

Billionaire businessmen, former powerful government officials and prominent politicians are in the long list of individuals whose assets have been surrendered to the Treasury, raising the question whether the entities… Read more »

Ruto says firms in Nasa boycott list victims of extortion racket

The Jubilee administration has accused the National Super Alliance (Nasa) leadership of running an extortion scheme in the name of boycott of products of some of the country’s leading companies…. Read more »

Nasa announces boycott of some goods and services [VIDEO]

Parliamentary wing of the National Resistance Movement has officially launched boycott of products from companies it claims are supporting Jubilee. The National Super Alliance (Nasa) MPs on Friday listed Safaricom,… Read more »

Here’s where you can ‘park’ money if looking to invest in Nairobi real estate

Should you invest in a parking lot? Searching for parking spaces in the Central Business District of Nairobi can be a tiresome activity for any motorist. So much that many people choose to take… Read more »

Kenyan Internet payments firm gets Sh519m funding

Direct Pay Online, an Internet payments processor, has received Sh519 million ($5 million) funding from private equity firm Apis Partners. Apis focuses on firms in Africa and Asia. This is… Read more »

Work with Uhuru to develop Nyanza

My motherland, the Luo nation, is a sleeping, snoring giant. Sleeping because of our immense untapped economic potential. Snoring because of the loudness of our politics. Despite our unrivaled human… Read more »

Withdrawal to cost NASA parties cash

The withdrawal of Opposition chief Raila Odinga from the controversial presidential rerun will cost cash-strapped NASA millions of shillings from the Political Parties Fund. This will make it difficult to… Read more »

Gay lions spotted having ‘sexual contact’ in Maasai Mara; Ezekiel Mutua wants lions spotted isolated

This is the remarkable moment a wildlife photographer managed to capture a romantic encounter between two male lions. The two lions were seen sneaking off into the bushes in Kenya’s… Read more »

Uriri MP Mark Nyamita angered by Gov Mike Sonko paying hospital bills for Raila supporters in Migori

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko’s decision to clear medical bills for survivors of police brutality in Migori has been met with criticism from a local politician. Mr Sonko cleared the arrears for all… Read more »

Canada to admit nearly 1 million immigrants over next 3 years [VIDEO]

Canada will welcome nearly one million immigrants over the next three years, according to the multi-year strategy tabled by the Liberal government today in what it calls “the most ambitious… Read more »

Jubilee mulls Parliamentary system to end election fights

Senior leaders in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Party are discussing amending the Constitution to introduce a Parliamentary system of government and a Prime Minister. Multiple leaders separately told the Star… Read more »

Kabogo ordered to give back Sh3.5b land, pay owner Sh100m damage

Kabogo ordered to give back Sh3.5b land, pay owner Sh100m damage High Court rules that former governor had forged documents, bringing to an end 10-year tussle for the city plot…. Read more »

Property registration blots ease of business ranking [VIDEO]

Kenya’s attractiveness to investors improved 12 places, the World Bank said in its latest ranking, which also shows that slow registration of property and issuance of construction permits remain the… Read more »