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Corruption equal to murder, maybe even worse, says magistrate Ogoti

My terms were fair, I did not deny bail. Consider the seriousness of the offence on the face of it “Corruption is equal to murder, maybe worse,” Milimani chief magistrate… Read more »

Kenyan Tycoon Narendra Raval Appointed Chancellor Of Egerton University, donates entire salary to needy students

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed multi-millionaire businessman Narendra Raval as the Chancellor of Egerton University, one of the country’s oldest and most reputable tertiary institutions. Raval, who is one… Read more »

EACC targets four governors on property buying spree and huge cash deposits

At least four governors may be arrested in a month’s time if the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji heeds to an anti-graft agency recommendations. The new revelations on… Read more »

Maids Abroad: She committed suicide after family squandered her savings while in Lebanon

Maids Abroad is a series of tales by Kenyans who return home to nothing after years of working in tough conditions in the Middle East The dead tell no tales,… Read more »

Wonder tree helps crops thrive through dry spells

Worried that a drought could wipe out his crops back in the year 2000, farmer Jonathan Kituku Mung’ala remembered meeting agricultural customers in his previous job with Kenya’s power company,… Read more »

Bars in Nairobi to be reduced to 3,000 if new law adapted

Only 3,000 bars will be allowed to operate in Nairobi County if a proposal by the County Liquor and Licensing Board is approved by the County Assembly. The drastic reduction… Read more »

‘Wakanda’ more popular than nearly all African countries in the US

This may shock many, but a fictional kingdom from Marvel’s Black Panther has been ranked fourth as the most mentioned country in Africa, only behind Egypt, South Africa and Kenya,… Read more »

Justice Ojwang suspended as tribunal appointed to probe his conduct

President Uhuru Kenyatta has named a seven-member tribunal to probe the conduct of Supreme Court judge Jackton Ojwang. In a gazette notice, President Kenyatta appointed Court of Appeal Judge Alnashir… Read more »

Desert Maids: Out of frying pan in Saudi Arabia into fire back in Kenya

Desert Maids is a series of tales by Kenyans who return home to nothing after years of working in tough conditions in the Middle East “I fainted… my malnourished body… Read more »

Ugandan father of 12 Uber driver charged with rape held on $100K bail in Boston [VIDEO]

A judge told a former Uber driver accused of raping a passenger in his car near the iconic Hatch Shell to “please knock it off” when the father of 12… Read more »

Drought exposes collapse of Galana Kulalu project; cartel maize importers and millers to blame : Israel

The stalling of the Sh7.3 billion model farm, a flagship Jubilee project, has left many Kenyans suffering The Israeli Embassy and project contractor Green Arava have blamed cartels for the… Read more »

Samburu Governor Moses Kasaine arrested over Sh84m fuel scam, 13 others in the soup

Samburu Governor Moses Lenolkulal has been arrested. The county boss was arrested on Monday morning by EACC on Monday morning over Sh2 billion he is suspected to have looted from… Read more »

Landlords stare at empty rooms as demand drops

Real estate investors are resorting to discounts to stir up property uptake and keep afloat amid rising concerns that supply could be outweighing demand. Listed mortgage firm, HF Group which… Read more »

US puts Kenya on list of cash laundering hotspots

The United States government has put Kenya on a list of global hotspots for money laundering, citing insufficient controls on the circulation of dirty cash and the lack of laws… Read more »

How South African tycoon lost $1.9 million in DRC gold scam in Uganda

Wegnew Dessie is a middle-aged man of Ethiopian origin, who lives in South Africa. When we meet for interview, he greets us with a smile and does not seem bothered… Read more »