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Tea bonus pay raises money market liquidity

A multi-billion shilling tea bonus payout has boosted market liquidity helping the realisation of 79.30 percent performance in the uptake of the re-opened 15-year Treasury bond. The interbank rate also… Read more »

Manchester United, Roma, Everton and West Ham interested in Victor Wanyama

Reports: Three clubs, including West Ham, interested in Victor Wanyama Manchester United, Roma, Everton and West Ham are all reported to be in the running to sign Tottenham’s Kenyan captain… Read more »

Group petitions removal of Okoth Obado from office

A governance and human rights organisation has asked the anti-graft agency to initiate the removal of Migori Governor Okoth Obado from office over alleged abuse of office and the murder… Read more »

I’ll have my say in 2022 politics, says Uhuru

I will be actively involved in my 2022 succession, says President Uhuru President Uhuru Kenyatta has broken his silence on the ongoing debate on his succession, saying he will be… Read more »

KRA to track taxpayers’ homes online

Taxpayers’ homes have become the taxman’s new hunting ground as the crackdown on tax cheats took a new turn to ride on technology. President Uhuru Kenyatta Wednesday directed the Kenya… Read more »

Dutchman arrested for defiling 3 girls aged eight, nine and 10 years in Nairobi

A Dutch national suspected of defiling three girls in Kenya has been arrested by officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations. Mr Hans Egon Dieter Vriens is accused of defiling… Read more »

[VIDEO] NLC concludes hearing on contested Weston Hotel parcel

The National Land Commission (NLC) has concluded hearings on a disputed parcel of land where the Weston Hotel is located along Lang’ata Road. According to a claim lodged by the… Read more »

Brothers locked in 9-year land row with missionary couple in Kitisuru, Nairobi

In 2005, brothers Peter Gachuhi and Kimani Gachuhi sold a 16.65-acre parcel of land in Kitisuru, Nairobi, to a Korean couple, Jong Pyo Im and Hwa Wock Im. The couple… Read more »

Why affordable housing investors will likely prefer specific areas

Private sector players looking to participate in the provision of affordable housing are likely to favour areas with well-developed support infrastructure due to cost implications, a new report says. Investment… Read more »

Qatar amends laws to allow foreign workers to leave country without exit permits from employers

Hundreds of Kenyan migrants employed in Qatar as domestic workers, cleaners, drivers and chefs can now come back home freely after the Middle East nation abolished its controversial exit visa… Read more »

Land feud that has dragged on for decades

Karago Ndirangu’s father died in 1964. Soon after, a dispute over the sharing out of his property emerged – involving four widows and his siblings. The tussle between Mr Karago… Read more »

Girlfriend’ accuses drug baron Akasha of torture, abuse, acid threats

A woman who claims to have been the girlfriend of drug baron Ibrahim Akasha Abdallah has come forward to describe a life of torture, beatings and constant fear for her… Read more »

Wrongfully jailed for 13 years, but I am at peace with all

Morris Kaberia was once a prisoner of his pride but wrongful incarceration at Kamiti for 13 years humbled him. “I used to be a police officer in Embu and was… Read more »

[VIDEO] Inaugural Kenya Airways flight gets water salute in New York

 Kenya Airways’ inaugural nonstop flight to the United States was greeted in New York on Monday morning with a ceremonial water-cannon salute and a red-carpet reception featuring champagne and… Read more »

Ecologists caught off guard as wildebeests change pattern

Thousands of wildebeests have trotted back from Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, catching ecologists and park officials off guard. The gnus moved from Kenya to Tanzania… Read more »