You did a shoddy job, MPs tell off colleagues probing sugar imports [VIDEO]

Members of Parliament have trashed a preliminary report on contraband sugar in a stinging indictment of their fellow legislators. The report by the joint committee of Agriculture and Trade, which… Read more »

The Kenyan Cool Girl’s Guide to Nairobi

The beauty of Kenya’s capital lies in its unpredictable pace and compelling contrasts, which are often missed in favor of touristy safari game trips. But to bypass Nairobi is to skip the… Read more »

South Korea joins Asian giants in race for lucrative Kenya deals

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak yeon is expected in Nairobi later this month with a high-level business delegation that will be looking to enter Kenya’s long deals pipeline. The… Read more »

Murang’a tea farmers face reduced earnings

Tea factories managers from Murang’a have warned that farmers’ earnings might decline if the government does not lift the ban on logging imposed early this year. They said the factories… Read more »

Uhuru asked to state his stand on DP’s 2022 presidential bid

The Rift Valley Council of Elders yesterday challenged President Uhuru Kenyatta to state whether he still supports Deputy President William Ruto’s 2022 presidential bid. In a move likely to irk… Read more »

Kenyan woman arrested over Sh140m Dubai heist

Detectives on Tuesday arrested a woman who, alongside two other Kenyans, are wanted in the United Arab Emirates in connection with Sh140 million (Dh5 million) heist in Dubai. Kenyan police… Read more »

KUPPET: Moi Girls rape was all fiction; student was molested by her colleagues for resisting sexual advances.

Who molested Moi Girls’ student? Union challenges rape claims Moi Girls High School rape case has taken a new twist with reports that the victim might have been assaulted by… Read more »

Nyeri lady goes down the books of history as the youngest Doctor of Biomathematics in Kenya

SUMMARY This is the story of a young lady from Mbiriri Village, Kabaru location, Nyeri county At the age of 28, Purity Ngina has attained her Ph.D. in Biomathematics from… Read more »

2 Kenyan Sisters and husband who ran two brothels and enslaved a Romanian woman to fund their lavish life jailed for 10 years in UK.

Millionaire madam who used income from two brothels to improve her home with giant TVs and £10,000 curtains is jailed for 10 years A millionaire madam who ran two brothels… Read more »

DPP Noordin Haji orders arrest of Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and others over Sh8 million loss

Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has approved prosecution of Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong’ and nine other county officials over a dodgy tender. Mr Ojaamong and his co-accused, who are… Read more »

Kenyan Makena Onjerika wins 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing

Kenyan writer Makena Onjerika has won the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing for her short story “Fanta Blackcurrant”, beating four other finalists. The prize comes with a £10,000 (Sh1.3… Read more »

It’s a tough balance for kenyan gay men leading double lives

In April, the Kenya Film Classification Board banned the movie Rafiki for the homosexual theme depicted in its storyline.  This brought to the fore debate on same-sex relationships and the open hatred the  lesbian,… Read more »

Ruto allies: These are the people against DP

Head of Public Service Joseph Kinyua tops the list of people Deputy President William Ruto’s allies claim are plotting against the DP’s 2022 bid. Ruto supporters told the Star in… Read more »

Kenyan woman and 2 Nigerian nationals, held with 7.5 kg of heroin in Delhi, India

Two Nigerian nationals and a Kenyan woman were arrested for allegedly possessing 7.5 kg of heroin worth Rs 30 crore, police said on Saturday. The two Nigerian nationals were identified… Read more »

Pixie, a fleshy fruit minting the money

Driving along the Machakos-Wote Road between April and September is the best time for anyone in love with fruits. During this time, one is spoilt for choice. If you are… Read more »