Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru dies after freak road crash

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru is dead. Dr Gakuru passed on on Tuesday morning following a freak road crash at Kabati along the Thika-Sagana highway in Murang’a County. BLACK SPOT He… Read more »

How I grew my side hustle into thriving import business

Every payday, 27-year-old Jacinta Mutoro would make allocations to her expenses as many employees do. The result for the lab technician was always the same – what she earned (Sh24,000)… Read more »

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru involved in serious road crash

Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru was Tuesday morning seriously injured in a road crash at Makenji, Murang’a County. Dr Gakuru was taken to Thika Level 5 Hospital for emergency treatment. The… Read more »

Cotu joins calls against boycott of Safaricom products

The Central Organisation of Trade Unions has appealed to the National Super Alliance (Nasa) to consider its call to supporters to boycott products by some companies, saying the move would… Read more »

Harun Mwau petitions Uhuru’s win in repeat presidential poll

The Supreme Court has once again being invited to determine the legality of the October 26 presidential election after former Kilome MP Harun Mwau filed a case challenging the outcome…. Read more »

Sally Kosgei named in offshore wealth papers

Former Agriculture minister Sally Kosgei has been named in the latest global exposé of politicians who have used offshore companies to shelter their wealth from public scrutiny. The Paradise Papers… Read more »

M-Pesa agents say 1 million jobs at risk in Nasa boycott call

M-Pesa agents have condemned the opposition Nasa for calling on its supporters to boycott Safaricom’s products saying the move will result in the loss of many jobs. Through their national chairman Alfred… Read more »

Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes, Including Billionaire Alwaleed bin Talal

Saudi Arabia announced the arrest on Saturday night of the prominent billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, plus at least 10 other princes, four ministers and tens of former ministers…. Read more »

Who will step up to succeed Uhuru as point man for Mt Kenya region?

The Jubilee pact is that Uhuru will hand over power to Ruto in 2022 when he is expected to retire Ruto might have to play the key role of handpicking… Read more »

Rugby player Okombe stabbed to death

Kenyan rugby player Mike Okombe died after being stabbed at his home in Nakuru County. The Topfry Nakuru RFC player, 27, was killed by his 37-year-old “girlfriend”, Ms MaryAnne Mumbi… Read more »

Opposition to swear in Raila in two weeks

NASA will swear in its chief Raila Odinga if President Uhuru Kenyatta is sworn in for a second term following the disputed repeat polls. The opposition said it does not… Read more »

Uhuru’s victory to be challenged in court today

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s bid for a second term faces a first major hurdle as a fresh petition challenging his October 26 victory is filed at the Supreme Court today. The… Read more »

How Moi outplayed opposition on legitimacy queries

When Mr Daniel arap Moi won the presidency in 1992, with a paltry 36 per cent of the votes cast, his opponents quickly raised the question of legitimacy — just… Read more »

Governor Sonko’s stay in a Sh10,000 per day city hotel raises questions

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has in recent months raised eyebrows by operating from the presidential suite of a luxury hotel in the city. On most days, Mr Sonko’s official convoy… Read more »

Raila to set record on political crisis straight before US Congress

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga will this week take his push for electoral reforms to the US Congress in a multi-pronged offensive against the Jubilee government. Nasa co-principal… Read more »