Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes, deaths reported

The Boeing 737 plane was on regular scheduled flight to Nairobi, Kenya when it crashed, prime minister’s office says. An Ethiopian Airlines flight between Addis Ababa and Kenya’s capital, Nairobi,… Read more »

Owuor’s church said Muthoni had no money for mum’s funeral – big sister

Rose Thuo, the firstborn in the family and who is based in England, says their late mother Charity Wangari Njagi wanted Jayne Muthoni to help clear her hospital and funeral bills, but… Read more »

Drama ensued at the Kisumu International Airport on Saturday morning after a near confrontation between a policeman and National Youth Service (NYS) officers. The officer had dropped one of his… Read more »

DPP Haji extends probe into four other dams, declares heads will roll

The Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has given the clearest signal yet that heads will roll in the Sh21 billion dam scandals even as it emerged the probe targets… Read more »

Commission closes Maralal campus of Laikipia University

The woes of Laikipia University continued yesterday after another one of its satellite campuses was closed. Mararal campus in Samburu County was closed down two days after the Nyahururu campus… Read more »

ICE arrests more students at fake university, others being removed from US

Federal immigration officials have arrested more students who were enrolled at a fake university in metro Detroit. And many of the students who enrolled at the university created by the Department… Read more »

Somalia’s government misplayed its hand at a conference in London in maritime row

Somalia’s government misplayed its hand when, at a February 7 conference in London, it allegedly auctioned off oil and gas blocks in waters Somalia and Kenya dispute prior to an International Court… Read more »

Kinoti: We have sought the help of the United Kingdom and Italy to unravel dams saga

Kenya is now seeking international help to follow the money trail and track down the directors of an Italian company paid billions of shillings for phantom dam projects in Elgeyo-Marakwet… Read more »

Win for squatters as Sh12bn forest in Kiambu degazetted

The National Land Commission (NLC) has ordered that a Sh12 billion forest in Kiambu be degazzeted and the 419-acre piece be shared among squatters. The land — known as Kamiti/Anmer… Read more »

[VIDEO] Land ministry to digitise all records in 66 registries by 2020

 The first phase of the digitisation of land records in Kenya will be complete by the end of 2020, Land Cabinet Secretary Farida Karoney has said. Speaking during the… Read more »

Drama as woman summons brothers to ‘discipline’ cheating husband – PHOTOS

A man found himself in trouble with his brothers in-law when he beat up his wife after she caught him in bed with another woman. Caleb Kase had on Wednesday… Read more »

Kenya banks give the tough anti-money laundering laws seal of approval

Commercial banks have backed the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) stringent anti-money laundering laws, despite plans by legislators to relax them. Sector lobby Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) chairman Joshua Oigara… Read more »

Gakuyo grilled by DCI over Sh1bn siphoned from Ekeza

Controversial televangelist David Ngare Kariuki, aka Gakuyo, spent the better part of Thursday at the economic crimes department of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI). Detectives questioned Mr Gakuyo over… Read more »

Benson Wairegi – How we created the best skyscraper in Africa

Benson Wairegi From his expansive office at the old Britam House at the junction of Mara/Ragati roads in Upper Hill, Benson Wairegi has an unobstructed view of the massive Britam… Read more »

Develop or lose it, Nakuru County Government tells landowners

Nakuru County Government has asked those with empty land parcels in the Central Business District (CBD) to develop or risk losing them. Already, the county government has issued guidelines spelling… Read more »