BLACK FRIDAY: Behind The Battle for Kawangware

  I visited Kawangware, the sprawling ghetto on the outskirts of Nairobi city, days after it had quieted down from a “political showdown” – a euphemism for brutal ethnic fighting-… Read more »

NHC starts construction of 500,000 new houses

The National Housing Corporation (NHC) has rolled out a housing project targeting to construct over 500,000 new housing units spread across the country. The first phase of the project was… Read more »

Achode’s journey to top: From magistrate to presiding judge

Some things happen with a big bang. Others, however, pass quietly like a light cloud across the sky. The election of three women governors and a similar number of senators… Read more »

[VIDEO] Three teachers in Nyandarua go into hiding after smashing seven-year-old pupil’s testicles

Three teachers are on the run after they smashed the testicles of a class one pupil of Kamukunji Primary School in Nyandarua county. The pupil is nursing serious injuries on… Read more »

As Nairobi collapses, Murang’a moguls dig in

Oftentimes, I will walk around the Nairobi city centre to gauge my reality check concerning that part of the metropolis. It is usually an important walk, because it gives me… Read more »

‘NYS suspects tried to influence detectives’

Suspects accused of looting funds from the National Youth Service tried to use their ill-gotten wealth to persuade investigators against pursuing them, Government Spokesman Eric Kiraithe said Friday. He however… Read more »

Rafiki: Kenyan Lesbian film ban ‘ridiculous’ says Kenya Film Commission [VIDEO]

 Confusion lingers around the film industry on who has the mandate to issue online video content license. In an interview with Capital Business, Kenya Film Commission Chairperson, Chris Foot,… Read more »

Patient dies after Nairobi Women’s doctors ignore head injury

Ms Jennifer Wanjiku has cried so much in recent days that she no longer cares to wipe away the tears. Her husband fractured his hand and skull in a motorcycle… Read more »

State now blacklists Miguna over return bid

Efforts by deported lawyer Miguna Miguna to regain his Kenyan citizenship have been dealt a huge blow after the Immigration ministry ordered international airlines that operate in Kenya to blacklist… Read more »

How crooks looted NCPB at the expense of farmers

Details of how distribution of government subsidised fertiliser and payment for maize supplies by farmers to the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) were compromised by well-connected individuals can now… Read more »

The unlikely millionaires of Naivasha

From rags to riches: A story of NYS air supplier Ngirita When Ms Ann Wambere Wanjiku Ngirita, 30, sat her Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education examination in 2008, she did not… Read more »

Ronaldinho Reportedly Will Marry His 2 Fiancees in August Ceremony

Footballer Ronaldinho is to marry two women at the same time, it was reported today. The Brazilian ace is set to tie the knot in August with his two ‘fiancees’… Read more »

Trump Cancels Summit With North Korea’s Kim, Citing ‘Hostility’

US President Donald Trump informed Kim Jong Un Thursday he is cancelling their nuclear summit next month in Singapore, blaming “anger” and “hostility” from the North Korean regime for the… Read more »

Huduma Centre clerk fined Sh0.5m over Sh2,500 bribe

A woman has been fined Sh500,000 after she was convicted of receiving a Sh2,500 bribe to help in processing of a birth certificate. Ms Justinah Syonzua Malela, a mother of… Read more »

Unmistakably 504, all protocols observed

When you work in the motoring industry you get used to certain words like ‘game-changer’. Which, If you think about it, is really meaningless because every car company has been… Read more »