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Slain woman’s husband suspected nephew of siring child with his wife

Ms Janet Waiyaki who was shot dead by police officers at City Park in Nairobi on Sunday morning Benard Chege, the man at the Park shooting incident that left a… Read more »

Turnbull government backs senator senator Lucy Gichuhi over fresh dual citizenship concerns

The Turnbull government maintains Liberal senator Lucy Gichuhi is in the clear after fresh concerns were raised about her dual-citizenship status. The Kenyan-born former Family First senator is the subject… Read more »

Court injunctions stall graft cases, EACC reveals

As the prosecution arms of government push the over-drive to bring suspects in mega graft scandals to justice, it is emerging that at least 15 corruption cases involving powerful individuals… Read more »

A tale of two Jikoni’s

I find the name Jikoni’s such a cool name for a club; it makes you think of a posh place. Anyway let me take you through my night escapades at… Read more »

How the late Nyeri governor Gachagua shared out Sh2 billion riches

Nderitu Gachagua’s Sh2 billion property is to be sold and the proceeds shared among 24 beneficiaries, according to his will. Mr Gachagua (pictured), who died while in office last February,… Read more »

Moi Girls rape victim Speaks [VIDEO]

8 Moi Girls’ staffers ordered to give DNA samples in rape probe  Detectives from the division of Serious Crimes Investigations and the Government Chemist on Monday took samples from… Read more »

DCI officers raid Ngirita family home in Naivasha

Heavily armed CID officers raided the Ngirita family home in Naivasha on Sunday. It is not clear what they were looking for. The officers opened up manholes and sewer lines,… Read more »

[VIDEO] Working with Waititu is torture, he runs one-man show – Nyoro

Nyoro: It’s been ‘torture, hell’ deputising Governor Waititu The leadership row that has been simmering in Kiambu County pitting Governor Ferdinand Waititu against his Deputy James Nyoro has finally blown…. Read more »

Money, grooming and the state of dating in the Kenyan setting

Last week, a video clip that featured a blind date gone wrong went viral on social media. In the video clip dubbed ‘Perfect Match’, three Kenyan women went out on… Read more »

Secrets of rearing silkworms for higher profits

Newton Owino carries a sack full of mulberry leaves and puts it in an iron sheet structure before going for another. Looking at the structure in Mamboleo in Kisumu, one… Read more »

I pick my sh38,000 salary every month from pineapples on half-acre

At the gate of David Mburu’s farm in Gatundu North, one is welcomed by flourishing well-tended passion fruits, intercropped with sukuma wiki and some indigenous vegetables. Next to the farm… Read more »

From hard-nosed pastoralist to one of the biggest poultry keepers in Moyale, Marsabit County

Moyale in Marsabit County is mainly known for pastoralism, but this may not be the case in the near future as a farmer is keen to change the tide by… Read more »

Multi-million shilling infidelity industry thriving in Kenya

Cases of secret lovers busted having illicit sex in cars, offices or bushes are common. One of the reasons for this is that having an affair is an expensive endeavour…. Read more »

Gems Cambridge International School in Nairobi; accused of racial bias, state urged to investigate

Parents and staff of Gems Cambridge International School in Nairobi allege racial discrimination and want the government to audit operations. Staff members told the Star the  school shows open discrimination… Read more »

Foreign appetite for homes with seaside views

Ten years ago, Duncan Mitchell was not making a luxury property purchase. At that time, Vipingo Ridge in Kilifi, where he owns two houses was nothing but just sisal farms…. Read more »