Kawangware residents pick up pieces after chaos

Traders whose businesses were destroyed during the violence that hit Nairobi’s Kawangware in the wake of the repeat presidential election started rebuilding their structures Wednesday. An uneasy calm returned to… Read more »

SportPesa in UK soccer awards list

Sports gaming company SportPesa is in the finalists’ list of UK Football Business Awards set to take place in London on Thursday. The awards held annually recognise and reward organisations… Read more »

Uhuru waited under Moi’s wings for years

In July 1987, a small news item with a picture of 26-year-old Uhuru doing a jig at a fund-raiser in Kiambu County appeared in the Standard newspaper. Not many people… Read more »

Raila and Uhuru walking in their fathers’ footsteps

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Nasa leader Raila Odinga walk closely in the footsteps of their fathers idolizing, imitating and publicly mimicking their politics. In public, they refer to one another as… Read more »

Egyptian lawyer says raping women who wear ripped jeans is a man’s ‘national duty’ [VIDEO]

An Egyptian lawyer has sparked outrage after saying women who wear ripped jeans deserve to be sexually harassed and raped. Nabih al-Wahsh, a prominent conservative in Egypt, said raping women… Read more »

1-Million-Man march to launch NASA uprising for ‘liberation’

NASA leader Raila Odinga is planning a One-Million-Man march in Nairobi early next month as he starts a multi-pronged rebellion against President Uhuru Kenyatta. The march will be preceded by… Read more »

New examination scanners to mark KCPE in record time

This year’s Standard Eight candidates should expect to get their results earlier than usual — thanks to 20 new scanning machines which the examiner has bought at a cost of… Read more »

Bunge La Mwananchi warns Raila against stealing their idea of ‘Peoples Assembly’

Bunge La Mwananchi has told National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga that People’s Assembly is their idea and that he should not use it to push for his political… Read more »

Uber users get up to Sh150,000 accident cover

Users of online taxi-hailing firm Uber are set to get between Sh6,000 and Sh150,000 worth of emergency medical evacuation, treatment and compensation in case of accidents. The US-based tech firm… Read more »

Post-vote sins haunt Kawangware residents

Kawangware is angry. So angry in fact that rowdy youths were willing to pelt rocks at a local primary school on Monday with the pupils still in it. Heartbreaking photos… Read more »

American transport officials in final audit of JKIA for direct flights

American transport officials started the final audit of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi on Monday to assess security measures put in place ahead of direct flights between Kenya and… Read more »

Raila plots Egypt like revolution to force a new election

Raila unveils plans to force Uhuru ouster, fresh polls in 90 days Opposition chief says there will be no peace for the Government “until there is justice for the people”…. Read more »

Assault on journalists covering Raila’s ‘big announcement’ at Wiper HQ [VIDEO]

Journalists covering a National Super Alliance (NASA) Parliamentary Group meeting staged a walkout after three of their colleagues were attacked by ruffians. The assailants attacked Citizen Television Senior Political Reporter… Read more »

Excitement greets new inter-county train service

Travellers to Machakos, Makueni, Taita-Taveta, Kwale and Kilifi counties will enjoy cheaper fares from Nairobi and Mombasa on the inter-county train service that begins Wednesday. In an advert in Monday’s… Read more »

Why a group of Kenyan thespians are thriving in Denmark

George Mungai is armed with a not so new script, An Enemy of The People by Henrik Ibsen, and he is her to direct a multi-cultural, multinational cast with such… Read more »