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Growth in city luxury hotels to boost tourism

This year is set to be busy for Kenya’s hotel industry as several global brands line up to open their doors in Kenya, with more than 19 new hotels so… Read more »

Wiper cries foul; demands Nasa talks over House positions

The Kalonzo Musyoka-led Wiper Party Wednesday reignited the Nasa disagreements over leadership positions in parliamentary committees after it demanded a reversal to what it said was the originally agreed on… Read more »

South Africa Police hunt for rapist with bitten penis after pregnant woman injures attacker’s genitals

A suspected rapist was “with a severely injured private part” after his pregnant victim bit his penis as she was sexually assaulted in front of her child, police in South Africa said as… Read more »

EU observer mission says Oct 26 poll was better administered

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) Chief Observer, Marietje Schaake, Wednesday said there was an improvement in how the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) organised the October… Read more »

Lawrence Kimuhi : Achieving his DREAMS

We usher in 2018 by catching up with a rising star, Lawrence Kimuhu, 21, who is part of the Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA), an award-winning organisation in Nairobi, Kenya that uses… Read more »

Controversy rocks Sh200 billion project in Butere, Kakamega County

The county has threatened to demolish a multi-billion-shilling medical and technology project in Butere sub-county. The Sh200 billion Mwale Medical and Technology City project is a gigantic complex with shops,… Read more »

Uhuru abused power in police changes, Raila claims

Opposition chief Raila Odinga has opened a new war front with President Uhuru Kenyatta, whom he accuses of abusing his powers by reshuffling top police officers last week. In his… Read more »

Nigerian Couple ordered to pay ‘enslaved’ nanny $121,000 after two years of work in Houston, Texas

A Houston-area couple who pleaded guilty to federal charges related to forcing a Nigerian woman to work nearly 20-hour days taking care of their home and five children without pay… Read more »

23yr old Kenyan Woman Found Dead in Her Apartment in Columbus, Ohio

A Kenyan woman in the United States has been found dead in her Columbus, Ohio apartment. 23-year-old Irine Mudagale Yonge reportedly collapsed and passed away on December 29th in her… Read more »

Kenya Airways – US direct flights to take off in October

Kenya acquired permit for direct flights to United States with effect from September last Year The long-awaited Kenya Airways (KQ) direct flights to the US will finally commence in October… Read more »

Lemonade made from life’s bitter surprises

When Nancy Njeri Githoitho came from the US to visit her family for Christmas a few years ago, she did not anticipate that the visit would transform her life forever… Read more »

Kenya thrown into darkness following a power blackout

Most parts of Kenya were in darkness following a widespread blackout on Tuesday night. Exactly a year ago on the same date, a power outage plunged Nairobi, Mount Kenya and Coast… Read more »

My President is Uhuru Kenyatta, NASA lawmaker Onyonka, 8 gusii MPs declares [VIDEO]

Ford-Kenya Deputy Party Leader and Kitutu Chache South MP Richard Onyonka on Tuesday broke ranks with NASA and announced that he recognises Uhuru Kenyatta as President of Kenya. Addressing a… Read more »

Three Kenyan factories ranked among the world’s best specialty coffee producers

Kenyan coffee ranks among the world’s top beans Three Kenyan factories have been ranked among the world’s best specialty coffee producers for 2017, putting farmers on the path to better… Read more »

Two popular nightclubs in Kilimani shut over noise pollution

Two popular night clubs in Kilimani were last week closed by the Nairobi county government following complaints from residents. The county said it had received numerous complaints from residents of… Read more »