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Chinese car maker Hawtai eyes local assembly

Chinese luxury vehicle maker Hawtai Motors intends to open a local assembly line to cash in on China’s growing influence in the East African region. Hawtai Motors described Kenya as… Read more »

Sweden-based firm Okapi enters Kenya’s cash transfer market

Sweden-based money transfer company Okapi Finance has formally entered the Kenyan market after partnering with Guaranty Trust Bank to offer cash transfer services. Locals will now send a maximum of… Read more »

Murang’a Water boss forcefully ejected from office

Controversy over the administration of water companies in Murang’a deepened Thursday after the managing director of one of the County’s water firms was denied access to his office. Eng Daniel… Read more »

Leaders demand detailed report over mass failure

More than half the candidates who sat last year’s Form Four examination failed and cannot proceed to higher education or secure gainful employment. On Thursday, Parliament’s Education Committee chairman Julius… Read more »

Daniel Omondi : Shoddy wedding video pushed me into photography

Daniel Omondi stumbled on a couple’s wedding video a few years ago and what he saw left him horrified. He had attended the wedding at his church but what was… Read more »

Bribery, violence and intimidation claims feature in Babu election petition

Bribery and violence allegations dominated Thursday’s hearing of a petition challenging the election of Embakasi East MP Babu Owino. The court was told that as a result, Joshua Obiende, a… Read more »

Duale faces revolt from Rift MPs over House slots

National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale is facing rebellion from Jubilee Party MPs from the Rift Valley who are disgruntled over the sharing of committee leadership positions. The lawmakers are… Read more »

President Kenyatta and DP Ruto spend Sh12m on goats [VIDEO]

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto on Thursday bought 1,000 goats worth Sh12 million in a swoop that caught the sellers of the domestic animals by surprise in… Read more »

Kenyan copule in Houston, Texas and parents of five shocked to learn she’s pregnant with quadruplets [VIDEO]

Mother-of-five Hurricane Harvey survivor, 43, shocked to discover she’s pregnant with QUADRUPLETS conceived naturally – and they’re due in a month <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height:… Read more »

Polycarp Igathe proposes taxes on property owners

Nairobi property owners might start to pay taxes Property owners in Nairobi may soon start to pay taxes on both their land and the development on them to boost revenue,… Read more »

High, compact buildings that save ground space

The rural exodus, which has seen more and more people moving to urban centres in search of a livelihood, has put great pressure on the available commercial and residential space… Read more »

ODM to head all House watchdog teams

ODM secures leadership of watchdog committees The Orange Democratic Movement on Wednesday consolidated its hold on the National Assembly’s watchdog committees as three Jubilee MPs rebelled against the stand taken… Read more »

Full booking for Western Kenya-bound daily flights

Domestic airlines to Western Kenya are fully booked between Thursday and Sunday, signalling increased air travel ahead of Monday’s Christmas holiday. On Wednesday, Jambojet, Skyward Express and Fly540 said they… Read more »

Quick release of KCSE exam results raises queries on quality

Tough guidelines by the Kenya National Examinations Council (Knec) saw the 2017 Form Four national examination results marked in less than a month. Knec chairman George Magoha on Wednesday fought… Read more »

Kenyan choir makes history in America

Broadway, a famous street in Manhattan, New York, is a worldwide leader in stage entertainment. Broadway shows are a must-see entertainment for travellers in New York. It was therefore no… Read more »