Unique designs draw investors to Nairobi’s skies

Nairobi’s skyline is fast evolving as new, classy skyscrapers rise to pierce the city’s skies. The beauty of East Africa’s business hub is being boosted by investors pumping fortunes into… Read more »

Waititu dumps Jubilee for Kanu after impeachment [VIDEO]

Former Kiambu Governor, Ferdinand Ndung’u Waititu has decamped to Kanu. Speaking at Kabarak when Central Kenya Delegates visited the home of former President Daniel Moi, Waititu said he never left… Read more »

Gambling giant SportPesa’s waterloo was confronting government

The decision by Everton FC to terminate its shirt sponsorship agreement with SportsPesa marks the latest blow to the dwindling fortunes of the once rising Kenyan gambling giant. At £140m… Read more »

Unaitas Sacco drops its bank dream on CBK licence freeze

Unaitas Sacco has dropped bid to convert into a bank, citing a Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) moratorium order as well as the need to grow further. The sacco dropped… Read more »

Brazil bitcoin con scheme goes down with Kenyans’ cash

A Brazilian pyramid scheme operating in Kenya has gone down with hundreds of millions of shillings belonging to local bitcoin investors. The firm, founded by Brazilian con Ricardo Rocha, promised… Read more »

Elusive justice as Kenyans continue to lose billions in pyramid schemes

A pink two-storey building stands in Kitengela town along the Nairobi-Namanga highway with a ‘VIP Portal’ emblazoned at the top. Not many residents in the town know that the firm… Read more »

Kenei was killed to scare me, claims DP Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto has claimed that Sergeant Kipyegon Kenei, an AP officer attached to his office was murdered by his political opponents. Speaking on Saturday during Kenei’s burial in… Read more »

How you could lose millions to crafty Murang’a cartels

Murang’a County is reported to be home to cartels that are swindling potential land buyers of millions of shillings. The fraudsters have opened shop in major towns within the county… Read more »

Athi River, a new haven for housing developers

As developers rush to meet the swelling demand for afforadble housing, Athi River is turning out to one of the most attractive areas for developers. There is a growing appetite… Read more »

Jubilee beats US, China in making dollar millionaires

The rate at which Kenya minted millionaires between 2014 and 2019 was the fastest in the world, a new wealth report has shown. The number of individuals worth Sh100 million… Read more »

IEBC ‘not aware’ Igathe resigned

The leadership crisis in Nairobi county government has taken a new twist after the electoral commission said it was not aware of the resignation of Polycarp Igathe from the office… Read more »

[VIDEO]Powerful individuals murdered Kenei – Kinoti

AP Sergeant Kipyegon Kenei, the policeman who handled Rashid Echesa and his fake arms dealers, was killed by powerful individuals. Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti told the Star yesterday… Read more »

Kenei murder: ‘Crooks, cartels’ must be punished, Ruto says

Deputy President on Thursday insisted on a through investigation into the murder of Sergeant Kipyegon Kenei who was based at his office at the Harambee House Annex. DP Ruto’s office… Read more »

Pencil portrait hands Kenyan artist date with Steve Harvey

Using his pencil and a piece of paper, Collins Omondi Okello was able to reach Steve Harvey. It was a demonstration of the power of social media, coupled with that… Read more »

ICE has run facial-recognition searches on millions of Maryland drivers

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have been permitted to run facial-recognition searches on millions of Maryland driver’s license photos without first seeking state or court approval, state officials said… Read more »