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Court orders Githongo to pay former Minister Christopher Murungaru Sh27m in Anglo-Leasing scam libel

Former anti-corruption Czar in the first Kibaki Administration John Githongo has been ordered to pay former Minister Christopher Murungaru Sh27 million in libel damages related to the Anglo-Leasing affair. In… Read more »

16yr-old Kenyan Suspect found dead, another arrested in murder of a store owner in Tacoma washington

The body of a 16-year-old boy of Kenyan origin was on Monday found washed up on the shoreline at Chinook Landing Marina along Marine View Drive in northeast Tacoma, Washington…. Read more »

Diaspora nightmare for Nandi woman clobbered till hammer lodged in her skull in the USA

Elizabeth Kogo, 37, counts herself lucky to be alive to tell her story of surviving a horrific hammer attack by her fiancé during her 29th birthday. For her, January 23… Read more »

University student’s suicide note attracts DCI’s attention

Detectives have launched investigations into a two-page suicide note allegedly written by a student of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology. This following the wide circulation on social media… Read more »

Flashy businessman forks out Sh18m for each of his four wives’ Mercedes Benz[VIDEO]

A 44-year-old South African former journalist-turned-businessman Musa Mseleku, has surprised each of his four wives with a gift of a brand new Mercedes Benz, he bought them all at once…. Read more »

World Bank approves Sh25bn loan for affordable housing

The World Bank has approved a Sh25 billion loan for Kenyans who are unable to access affordable housing finance. The loan is expected to provide a silver lining for the… Read more »

OCS killed, 3 arrested over Tharaka-Nithi chief’s brutal murder

A senior police officer was on Wednesday hacked to death in Embu County by a suspect linked to the gruesome murder of a chief in Tharaka-Nithi County. Japheth Mayau Mukengu, 52,… Read more »

US reverses digital passport visa application rule

The United States government has rescinded its decision to disallow visa applications for Kenyans with old passports, temporarily, in what could offer relief to those struggling to get the new… Read more »

Kenyans to get new phone numbers as 07** runs out

New mobile subscribers will get mobile numbers with a different prefix after service providers exhausted the 07** prefix. Safaricom and Airtel have already applied for the new 01** prefix and… Read more »

We share Korogocho market cash with Mungiki, says official

Revenue from Korogocho market is shared between the county government and the outlawed Mungiki sect, an official has said. Markets director Fredrick Ndunyi says Mungiki members are extorting county revenue… Read more »

IG meets Asbel Kiprop, calls him a hero

Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai on Tuesday described beleaguered three-time World 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop as a hero. Mutyambai met the troubled former 2008 Beijing Olympics 1,500m champion, who… Read more »

No US visa for Kenyans without e-passports, embassy says

The US government will not give visas to Kenyans with old passports, the embassy said on Tuesday, signalling another round of the rush for the electronic travel documents. In response… Read more »

Halima Aden Makes History as the First Model to Wear a Hijab and Burkini in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Halima Aden is the newest member of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit family, making history as the first Muslim model to wear a hijab… Read more »

Four arrested as police probe theft of eggs at DP Ruto’s home

Police in Eldoret are holding four suspects after they were found with trays of eggs suspected to have been stolen from the home of the Deputy President William Ruto in… Read more »

[VIDEO]Nyandarua County suicide crisis, 70 men commited suicide

In our series of films looking at the topic of modern masculinity in Africa, the first issue we go into is suicide amongst Kenyan men. We went to Nyandarua County… Read more »