Owners of idle farm land face higher taxes if law passed, CS Bett says

The government will punish owners of idle fertile land in what it said was a bid to increase the area of crop production. Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett Wednesday said… Read more »

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Former Ghanaian President John Mahama rides train to Coast for governors’ first seminar

President Uhuru Kenyatta Wednesday evening arrived in Mombasa to open the governors’ induction seminar aboard the Madaraka Express train. The Head of State, who was accompanied by former Ghanaian President… Read more »

How to feed a dairy cow for more milk

Some literature compares a dairy cow to a factory. That means what is fed to the cow determines to a large extent the quality and quantity of milk produced. It… Read more »

Malls oversupply in city seen hurting developers’ returns

The retail property market is facing an oversupply of malls with slow uptake noted in some areas, a real estate consultant has cautioned. This is likely to hurt returns for… Read more »

US firm Restance to make Playboy-branded condoms in Kenya

US firm Restance will make Playboy branded condoms for the Kenyan market from its Sh502 million local factory. The factory set for establishment in early 2018 has received an initial… Read more »

Dear Mr President, Okang’a family and I have been discriminated against

Dear Mr President. I’m optimistic that this plea will in one way or the other get to you. I’m a Kenyan citizen born in a poor family some 30 years… Read more »

Deejay Tabz : Lawyer who spins the decks

It is not every day that you meet a highly successful lawyer whose side hustle is deejaying. This is the sort of dual career that we all dream of but… Read more »

Actuary who is creating wealth from capsicum

Brian Agak, dressed in a grey overcoat, a matching shirt and a red pair of short, holds red and yellow capsicums in his hands before putting them in a crate…. Read more »

Shock and fury as road accidents kill 39 in 24 hours

The National Transport and Safety Authority was under fire Tuesday evening after more than 40 people were killed in road accidents within 24 hours, 16 of them at the Sachang’wan… Read more »

Bharti Airtel to cede at least 20 per cent of its stake in Airtel Kenya to local investors before planned full exit

Bharti Airtel will cede at least 20 per cent of its stake in Airtel Kenya to local investors before a planned full exit from the country as part of strict… Read more »

Ida, NASA chiefs made Raila retreat

Raila, the once future President, found himself alone. Three NASA principals did not support the much-hyped swearing-in of Raila Odinga as the People’s President, leading to collapse of the plan…. Read more »

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ premiere: Lupita Nyong’o is a knockout in green; Daisy Ridley shows off starry look

Nyong’o managed to do it best at the Sunday premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”  Lupita’s emerald green jacquard dress was appropriately fun and modern for the big night, which… Read more »

Cytonn hands over Sh100m houses to Karen owners

Investment firm Cytonn has handed over Amara Ridge, a gated community in Karen, to its owners. The houses were sold for between Sh90 million and Sh112 million, depending on whether… Read more »

US praises Raila Odinga for calling off swearing-in

The United States has praised opposition leader Raila Odinga for shelving plans to swear him in as the ‘People’s President’, terming the move a positive step towards national dialogue. US… Read more »

Tactical blunder that denied Raila chance to be president [VIDEO]

The withdrawal of Raila Odinga from the repeat election of October 26 was a tactical blunder that cost him the chance to lead the country, the Supreme Court confirmed in… Read more »