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Canada to admit nearly 1 million immigrants over next 3 years [VIDEO]

Canada will welcome nearly one million immigrants over the next three years, according to the multi-year strategy tabled by the Liberal government today in what it calls “the most ambitious… Read more »

Jubilee mulls Parliamentary system to end election fights

Senior leaders in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Party are discussing amending the Constitution to introduce a Parliamentary system of government and a Prime Minister. Multiple leaders separately told the Star… Read more »

Kabogo ordered to give back Sh3.5b land, pay owner Sh100m damage

Kabogo ordered to give back Sh3.5b land, pay owner Sh100m damage High Court rules that former governor had forged documents, bringing to an end 10-year tussle for the city plot…. Read more »

Property registration blots ease of business ranking [VIDEO]

Kenya’s attractiveness to investors improved 12 places, the World Bank said in its latest ranking, which also shows that slow registration of property and issuance of construction permits remain the… Read more »

Kawangware residents pick up pieces after chaos

Traders whose businesses were destroyed during the violence that hit Nairobi’s Kawangware in the wake of the repeat presidential election started rebuilding their structures Wednesday. An uneasy calm returned to… Read more »

For Nasa supporters, Raila Odinga is ‘our messiah’

In some parts of Nyanza, where thousands hit the streets to block polling in last week’s divisive vote, the re-election of Uhuru Kenyatta means nothing. For them, there can be… Read more »

SportPesa in UK soccer awards list

Sports gaming company SportPesa is in the finalists’ list of UK Football Business Awards set to take place in London on Thursday. The awards held annually recognise and reward organisations… Read more »

Uhuru waited under Moi’s wings for years

In July 1987, a small news item with a picture of 26-year-old Uhuru doing a jig at a fund-raiser in Kiambu County appeared in the Standard newspaper. Not many people… Read more »

Raila and Uhuru walking in their fathers’ footsteps

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Nasa leader Raila Odinga walk closely in the footsteps of their fathers idolizing, imitating and publicly mimicking their politics. In public, they refer to one another as… Read more »

Egyptian lawyer says raping women who wear ripped jeans is a man’s ‘national duty’ [VIDEO]

An Egyptian lawyer has sparked outrage after saying women who wear ripped jeans deserve to be sexually harassed and raped. Nabih al-Wahsh, a prominent conservative in Egypt, said raping women… Read more »

1-Million-Man march to launch NASA uprising for ‘liberation’

NASA leader Raila Odinga is planning a One-Million-Man march in Nairobi early next month as he starts a multi-pronged rebellion against President Uhuru Kenyatta. The march will be preceded by… Read more »

New examination scanners to mark KCPE in record time

This year’s Standard Eight candidates should expect to get their results earlier than usual — thanks to 20 new scanning machines which the examiner has bought at a cost of… Read more »

Bunge La Mwananchi warns Raila against stealing their idea of ‘Peoples Assembly’

Bunge La Mwananchi has told National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga that People’s Assembly is their idea and that he should not use it to push for his political… Read more »

Uber users get up to Sh150,000 accident cover

Users of online taxi-hailing firm Uber are set to get between Sh6,000 and Sh150,000 worth of emergency medical evacuation, treatment and compensation in case of accidents. The US-based tech firm… Read more »

Post-vote sins haunt Kawangware residents

Kawangware is angry. So angry in fact that rowdy youths were willing to pelt rocks at a local primary school on Monday with the pupils still in it. Heartbreaking photos… Read more »