Kiambu MCAs take on Waititu over Sh356 million ‘Kaa sober’ budget

Between July and December 2018, the Kiambu County government spent over Sh356 million to finance operations of the controversial rehabilitation programme by Governor Ferdinand Waititu dubbed “Kaa sober”. The programme… Read more »

Shelter Afrique, HF complete 248-unit housing project in Kiambu County

Richland Pointe apartments located along Kamiti Road in Kiambu County, are developed under a joint venture vehicle, Richland Development Limited, between HFDI and Richland Dam Estate Limited. Under the arrangement,… Read more »

Autopsy Report Suggests Confrontation Before Lawyer Assa Nyakundi Shot Son [VIDEO]

A postmortem conducted by government pathologist Johansen Oduor in the presence of forensic analysts from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), government chemists, ballistic experts, the homicide team and Assa… Read more »

Grabbers go for unclaimed land in Embakasi Ranching Company

A new wave of land grabbing has erupted in the controversial Embakasi Ranching Company even as the government announced that it would be issuing title deeds to shareholders soon. Grabbers… Read more »

Kenya says kin of ET302 victims may wait longer for identification, process complex [VIDEO]

 Families of 36 Kenyans who died in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash two weeks ago have been urged to be calm as authorities work to identify the remains of… Read more »

Sh6.6 trillion lost to graft, claims former Anglo-leasing scam whistle blower on state capture

The State has been captured by systemic forces of corruption that are influencing Government operations, former anti-corruption chief in the Office of the President John Githongo has said. “The most… Read more »

Murang’a DCI officers on the spot in late tycoon Stephen Kirubi family property row

A family in a property dispute has accused officers attached to Directorate of Criminal Investigations in Murang’a County of being used by one of their members to harass and intimidate… Read more »

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 »