Labour ministry probes NSSF’s Hazina Tower project

The Labour ministry is investigating the stalled construction of Hazina Trade Centre, which has led to the accumulation of fees running into billions of shillings. Labour Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani… Read more »

Kenyan facing murder charge of 81-year-old Texas woman reportedly in the US illegally, now being eyed in other deaths

Texas home nurse, reportedly in the US illegally and facing murder charge, now being eyed in other deaths A home health care nurse who reportedly is in the U.S. illegally… Read more »

Raila: Why negotiations with President were kept secret

President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga kept their talks secret even from their closest allies because they did not want the initiative scuttled by vested interests from their… Read more »

Kitisuru’s billionaire: Where the late Kirima lived, ‘imprisoned’ in his mansion

Kitisuru, Nairobi’s up-market estate, came into the limelight in 2010 when one of its famous residents became frail, sickly and ‘imprisoned’ inside his mansion’s imposing metal gates. Gerishon Kirima, a… Read more »

The shame of jobless Kenyans

Latest survey reveals unemployment crisis facing the country University graduates who make up an already overcrowded population of youths unemployed in the country. [Photo by Peter Muthomi/Standard] According to a… Read more »

NSSF members could lose Sh11.5bn in Hazina Tower project

For 20 years, the National Social Security Fund has been on a mission to rule the Nairobi skyline. Not from the vantage view of a hill that its headquarters stands… Read more »

[VIDEO] Kenyan man arrested in slaying of 81-year-old woman found dead in her Dallas Texas home

More cases? Murder suspect eyed in multiple attacks on elderly Car crash, jewelry box, cell phone ping may have helped police crack open a major case. <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block;… Read more »

Cancer centre at Coast General Hospital cuts fare budget for Coast, but cure still costly

The Coast General Hospital now boasts of a new cancer centre, which is fully fledged, well equipped, has trained staff and a bigger area to receive and treat patients. The… Read more »

Our decision on Wetang’ula is final, senators tell Raila [VIDEO]

Opposition senators today stuck to their decision to sack Moses Wetang’ula as Senate minority leader despite appeals by opposition leader Raila Odinga that they reconsider it. A meeting of the… Read more »

Eldoret tycoon acquires Tanzania tea firms for Sh6 billion

Kenyan businessman David Langat has made a bold move to expand his tea venture with an acquisition of one of the leading tea producers and trading company in Tanzania. Mr… Read more »

Surgery woes: KNH in another surgery gone wrong [VIDEO]

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> Even before the dust settles on the horror mix-up brain surgery at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH), the facility is… Read more »

CA boss Wangusi defies Uhuru’s Sh1bn cash order

The Communications Authority of Kenya says it cannot foot the Sh1 billion bill required by the police for the war on cybercrime as ordered by President Uhuru Kenyatta last month…. Read more »

Cambridge Analytica ruffles feathers with 2017 poll claims

Cambridge Analytica ruffles feathers with 2017 poll claims While all along Jubilee Party had denied that Cambridge Analytica had worked in the shadows during its presidential campaigns, it only took… Read more »

Revealed: How Cambridge Analytica deployed tools in Kenya’s 2013, 2017 elections [VIDEO]

A British election consultancy firm preyed on Kenyans’ fear of ethnic violence and joblessness to help President Uhuru Kenyatta win the August 2017 poll. According to a video secretly recorded… Read more »

Land buyers set to enjoy hassle-free land transactions

Life might never be the same again for land buyers and sellers after the ministry is done with the scanning of 30,000 files and the validation of 369,000 others that… Read more »