Telephone farming made easy

Ereri, a small village 17km from Nanyuki Town in Laikipia County, was once a parched piece of earth, with livestock roaming in search of scarce pasture and water. Then, it… Read more »

Construction booms in Machakos after completion of Kangundo road

For a long time, while other areas in the outskirts of Nairobi continued to experience unprecedented growth, Ruai, Joska, Kamulu and other areas along Kangundo Road had remained stagnated, thanks… Read more »

Kenya’s Investors in housing should prepare to face losses

Kenya’s property market is sitting on sinking sand Over the last decade, many Kenyans took their lifetime savings and invested in the real estate market. Whether through chamas or saccos, this move… Read more »

Dairy farm that’s turning the tide in dry Mandera

Bulla Haji Dairy Farm, on the outskirts of Mandera Town, is a marvel in the dry region dominated by pastoralism. On this farm, one encounters beautiful and well-kept Friesian dairy… Read more »

Trader accuses fiancée of fraud in row over ‘The Yard’ club on Kiambu Road

Woman, 28 in court over Sh300 million hotel row On September 8, Mr Daniel Kimani Kariuki left his Fourways Junction home on Kiambu Road to meet his future in-laws and… Read more »

35 saccos sign up to offer interest-free house loans

A group of 35 savings and credit co-operative societies (saccos) has unveiled a housing loans plan in which their members will get interest-free mortgages. The scheme, called the Africa Tenancy… Read more »

Form Three student gang-raped and audio put online

Police in Bomet are looking for three men who are accused of gang-raping a Form Three student. A fourth suspect was arrested on Thursday and is expected to be arraigned… Read more »

330 civil servants in Shauri Moyo and Starehe lose bid to suspend their eviction

More than 330 civil servants have lost their fresh bid to stop their second eviction from government houses in Shauri Moyo and Starehe pending hearing of appeal against a High… Read more »

Audit firms call out KRA over 15-day pay up notices to taxpayers

Kenya Revenue Authority’s (KRA) notices to taxpayers have caused panic and outcry among hundreds of people who claim to have sent tax arrears billings that are as old as 20… Read more »

UK supermarket Aldi stores starts to sell Kitale French beans

Aldi stores, one of the biggest supermarkets in the United Kingdom, has started stocking French beans from Kitale promising western Kenya farmers improved earnings. The beans have been put on… Read more »

[VIDEO] Nairobi: Woman who confessed to killing husband on radio arreste

 Police on Thursday arrested a woman who confessed to killing her husbands’ lover through a call to one of the radio stations six years ago. According to Director of… Read more »

Uhuru’s low-cost housing: Rude shock for workers, employers

Employers who will not register with the Government or refuse to make contributions to President Uhuru Kenyatta’s dream low-cost housing scheme will be sent to jail for two years. Under… Read more »

Traders count losses as fire guts Gikomba market

Several traders are counting losses after a fire razed down stalls in Gikomba maket early Wednesday morning. The fire is reported to have started at about 2am, and was still… Read more »

DPP Haji and DCI Kinoti in London to go after looted billions

Kenya has inched close to recovering billions of shillings looted stashed in the United Kingdom (UK). Kenyan authorities want to exploit a newly introduced law in the UK to freeze… Read more »

67 Kenyans in US prisons over immigration misconduct

At least 67 Kenyans are detained in the US over immigration and customs misconduct. Data released by America’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement Detainees in June shows that 14 Kenyans are… Read more »