US-based global hospitality chain Hyatt Hotels plans Kenya entry in 2020

US-based global hospitality chain Hyatt Hotels Corporation has entered into a management agreement with Kenyan real estate and construction company Kanha Ltd for introduction of the first Hyatt-branded hotels in… Read more »

Seven young foreign girls arrested at JKIA while being trafficked to Oman

A Kenyan man is being held in police custody following his arrest at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) while attempting to traffic seven female foreigners out of the country…. Read more »

Family shocked after daughter lured to death in Kisii

A family in Kenyenya, Kisii County, is distraught after their daughter, a candidate at Sengera SDA Secondary School, was lured to her death. Alvina Moracha, 17, was revising for her… Read more »

Uhuru to leave Kenyans with Sh7trn debt at end of his term

President Uhuru Kenyatta will accumulate nearly Sh2.13 trillion more in public debt by the time his final term ends in August 2022, Treasury projections show, signaling increased pressure on taxpayers’… Read more »

TV journalist Jacque Maribe’s fiance arrested in connection to woman murdered in her Nairobi’s Kilimani area Apartment

TV personality’s fiance arrested over murder of woman in Kilimani A suspect linked to last week’s murder of a 29-year-old woman whose body was found in a bathtub in Nairobi’s… Read more »

Farmer gets juicy income growing watermelons

Dropping out of school due to lack of school meant that Kariuki Musyoka had to work harder than his peers in order to earn a living. The trade he knew… Read more »

Nairobi tycoon wins Sh797 million UN jet fuel deals

Dalbit Petroleum, an oil distributor associated with business mogul Humphrey Kariuki, has landed two lucrative deals worth Sh796.79 million to supply jet fuel to United Nations’ bases in northern Uganda… Read more »

Little-known Kenyan billionaire Madatali Chatur puts his Ksh80 billion empire up for sale

Madatali Chatur puts Sh76bn estate on the block Of all the Kenyan billionaires — and they are a handful — reclusive businessman Madatali Chatur could be the least known. Although… Read more »

Kenyan woman missing in Palo Alto California since August identified as driver found in wreck near Dumbarton Bridge

The body of Palo Alto woman Wamaitha Kaboga-Miller was found in her car in Newark on Sunday, more than five weeks since she went missing, police said today. The discovery… Read more »

Over 7,000 book Kenya Airways direct flights to New York

About 7,000 travellers have already booked Kenya Airways (KQ) direct flights to New York ahead of the October 28 inaugural journey. The flights between Nairobi and New York will play… Read more »

IEBC sacks Chiloba after long suspension

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission yesterday formally sacked CEO Ezra Chiloba who has been on suspension since April.  Chiloba had been indicted by the commission’s internal audit report which… Read more »

Patrick Musimba: The Money-bags MP in Chase Bank fraud case

At the height of campaigns for last year’s general election, Kibwezi West MP Patrick Mweu Musimba threw a lavish birthday party that send tongues wagging over the squandering budget ahead… Read more »

Kenyans online start Okiya Omtatah fund

Activist Okiya Omtatah last Friday moved to court to challenge Finance Act, 2018, which Members of Parliament passed the previous day amid outcry. As Mr Omtatah, the Executive Director of… Read more »

Unmasking MPs: How they tricked Kenyans on new tax vote

MPs may have tricked Kenyans into believing that they were on their side when they met for a special sitting on Tuesday and Thursday to consider President Uhuru Kenyatta’s memorandum… Read more »

Governor proposes new Sonko Pumwani Maternity Hospital [VIDEO]

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has announced plans for a “new look” ‘Sonko Pumwani Maternity Hospital and College of Nursing and Midwifery’ that he says will stand next to the troubled… Read more »