Despite the powder-soft sand and seawater that runs a dozen shades of blue, Diani Beach on Kenya’s Indian Ocean coast always has you looking skyward. At the black-and-white colobus monkeys… Read more »

Kenya ranked 17th happiest country in Sub-Saharan Africa and 121 globally

If a Kenyan stands in a line with a Tanzanian, a Ugandan and a Rwandese, he would appear the happiest of them all. The 2019 survey released by the Sustainable… Read more »

A Kenyan family lost five members in the Ethiopian Airlines crash. One had a premonition about the flight [VIDEO]

A week before Carol Karanja boarded the ill-fated Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed Sunday on its way to Kenya, she sent a message to her sister, saying she had an… Read more »

UK-based luxury car dealer to launch showroom for BMW in Nairobi

UK-based luxury car dealer Inchcape Plc is set to open Kenya’s first BMW-dedicated showroom in Nairobi, upping competition for high-end vehicles. The firm, which took over the BMW franchise from… Read more »

Nairobi ranked among most expensive cities for expatriates

It has become costly for expats to live in Nairobi compared to other African cities, according to the latest survey. A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Worldwide Cost of… Read more »

[VIDEO] More guns found at city Lawyer Assa Nyakundi’s house ; Tough questions in son’s fatal shooting arise

2 guns, 481 bullets unearthed in Assa Nyakundi’s murder case Investigations into the circumstances under which city lawyer Assa Nyakundi shot and killed his son have taken a new twist… Read more »

DCI probes fake $20mn notes found at client’s safe deposit box at Barclays branch [VIDEO]

 Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti on Tuesday reported that Sh2 billion in fake US dollars was found stashed in Barclays Bank client’s safe deposit box. This was after… Read more »

Artist teaching girls how to turn garbage into glorious treasures

Joan Otieno has been upcycling trash and turning it into glorious treasures practically as long as she has been a working artist in Nairobi. She has created everything from plastic… Read more »

6,000 cars stuck at port as logbooks shortage bites

An estimated 6,000 second-hand cars are stuck at the Mombasa port after the taxman issued a new directive requiring that no imported vehicle should be released before it is fully… Read more »

Stalled Sh1billion National Olympic Committee of Kenya headquarters to be auctioned

It seems the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) has been unable to rescue its stalled construction of its Sh1 billion headquarters, Nock Plaza at Upper Hill, Nairobi. Sidian Bank,… Read more »

Government identifies buildings for demolition in Kisii

Several structures are set to be demolished in Kisii town once a Government multi-agency team concludes its findings this month. The demolitions are aimed at saving the shrinking River Nyakomisaro… Read more »

Exclusive: Canadian sisters accused in Nigerian extortion scandal speak out [VIDEO]

 Two Toronto sisters are speaking out for the first time since arriving back on Canadian soil, after they became embroiled in a Nigerian sex scandal that made headlines around… Read more »

Tears as daughter admits mother made her lie about being raped by her father [VIDEO]

 Imagine serving a life sentence for a crime you never committed, and then years later your own daughter confesses to falsely accusing you and insists that she was coerced… Read more »

Billboard allegedly containing sexual slang in Nairobi excites social media

Images of a billboard containing a derogatory term purportedly erected within Nairobi city have elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans online. The billboard, according to the now viral photos, is seen… Read more »

Kenya Power demolitions render 400 families homeless in Nairobi

Over 2, 000 residents of Chokaa Estate in Mihang’o Ward, Nairobi have been rendered homeless and left counting losses after Kenya Power demolished buildings erected on way leaves. The demolitions,… Read more »