Kenya tops rivals in global hotels count

Kenya has topped key sub Saharan Africa rivals Nigeria and Tanzania in the count of global chain hotel brands presence in the respective countries. The Knight Frank 2018 hotels report… Read more »

Freedom fighter Fred Kubai’s family still yearning for fruit of struggle

Time and again, yesteryear’s heroes bemoan neglect.  Occasions like Madaraka Day are nostalgic reminders to those who played a part in the Independence struggle, that they may have been forgotten… Read more »

James Thuita Nderitu: NYS generous boy who plays with billions

James Thuita Nderitu was not the focus of the cameramen when he was paraded in court alongside other suspects in the Sh9 billion National Youth Service scandal. Perhaps the attention… Read more »

Why you must hire a quantity surveyor

Most Kenyans who build their homes from scratch overlook quantity surveyors to cut costs. But quantity surveyors prefer to define their work using two Bible verses from the book of… Read more »

Houses for Kenyan millionaire millennials

What young home buyers look for If a man’s home is his castle, then young buyers and renters in Kenya want theirs small, high-tech, built as architectural marvels and located… Read more »

Court rules SONY is not a well-known brand in Kenya

Japanese electronics giant SONY’s quest to protect its trade name in Kenya has suffered a major setback after the High Court ruled that the company is not a well-known brand… Read more »

Sally Gachunji a Kenyan based in the US; Solo traveller who’s been to 31 countries

Which exotic destination is on your bucket list? Croatia, Montenegro, Bahamas, perhaps? Many people yearn to explore under-the-radar destinations but some would be hesitant to check into little-known Velaa Private… Read more »

We did nothing wrong, say banks on NYS cash

Ten commercial banks under investigation for processing clients’ transactions from the National Youth Service have maintained a studious silence — even as Central Bank and the Directorate of Criminal Investigations… Read more »

President Kenyatta launches Sh2.7b roads reconstruction in Nairobi’s Eastlands

President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched the reconstruction of roads in 11 constituencies in Nairobi’s Eastlands. The program is part of the Nairobi Regeneration Program and its first phase will see… Read more »

President Kenyatta issues 50,000 title deeds to Nairobi residents [VIDEO]

President Uhuru Kenyatta has issued 50,000 title deeds to Nairobi residents when he started the issuance of the land documents in Nairobi County. The President said this was just the… Read more »

Ndengu Revolution hits Ukambani

Farmers set to reap from heavy rains season, intensify green grams production Kitui county Not long ago, expansive land in Kanyonyoo area overlooking the great Yatta Plateau in Kitui county… Read more »

Mtwapa, sin city of child prostitution

It is shortly after 7pm on a fine Friday and the dimly lit backstreet Kandara area in Mtwapa township, 16 kilometres east of Mombasa, is abuzz with an assortment of… Read more »

Nyeri man shares latrine with ex-wife after 50:50 divorce settlement

Judge makes about-turn after ruling on couple’s bitter divorce A Nyeri octogenarian forced to share a pit latrine on a 50:50 basis with his estranged wife has lauded the High… Read more »

The Ngiritas received Sh300m, NYS documents show

Taking turns to cuddle babies who appeared to be of the same age, two members of the unassuming family of cereals trader Lucy Wambui Ngirita caught the attention of onlookers… Read more »

Kenyan woman living in Germany sheds tears over delay of justice in Sh8 million land tussle

A Kenyan woman living in Germany Monday left the Mombasa Courts in tears after her case was adjourned for five months without proceeding. The woman who is battling to regain… Read more »