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Man who downed Akashas empire

Enemy within who may have sent Akasha empire tumbling Fresh details are emerging as the case against one of the biggest drug trafficking families on the continent continues to unravel… Read more »

NYS rip-off: Inside former PS Omollo frozen bank accounts

The Assets Recovery Agency has now officially frozen accounts of former Public Service and Youth Affairs Principal Secretary Lilian Mbogo Omollo and her kin after getting a green light from… Read more »

Kisii enjoys real estate boom thanks to diaspora money

Kenyans in the diaspora, flush with American dollars, are rushing to invest back home where they are putting up apartment blocks, schools and hotels, thereby vastly improving the real estate… Read more »

Work on Naivasha SGR line, Kiambu dam project halted

Work on the Nairobi-Naivasha standard gauge railway and a multibillion dam in Kiambu County will have to be paused until the High Court lifts a suspension order issued on Friday…. Read more »

Telephone farming made easy

Ereri, a small village 17km from Nanyuki Town in Laikipia County, was once a parched piece of earth, with livestock roaming in search of scarce pasture and water. Then, it… Read more »

Construction booms in Machakos after completion of Kangundo road

For a long time, while other areas in the outskirts of Nairobi continued to experience unprecedented growth, Ruai, Joska, Kamulu and other areas along Kangundo Road had remained stagnated, thanks… Read more »

Kenya’s Investors in housing should prepare to face losses

Kenya’s property market is sitting on sinking sand Over the last decade, many Kenyans took their lifetime savings and invested in the real estate market. Whether through chamas or saccos, this move… Read more »

Dairy farm that’s turning the tide in dry Mandera

Bulla Haji Dairy Farm, on the outskirts of Mandera Town, is a marvel in the dry region dominated by pastoralism. On this farm, one encounters beautiful and well-kept Friesian dairy… Read more »

Trader accuses fiancée of fraud in row over ‘The Yard’ club on Kiambu Road

Woman, 28 in court over Sh300 million hotel row On September 8, Mr Daniel Kimani Kariuki left his Fourways Junction home on Kiambu Road to meet his future in-laws and… Read more »

35 saccos sign up to offer interest-free house loans

A group of 35 savings and credit co-operative societies (saccos) has unveiled a housing loans plan in which their members will get interest-free mortgages. The scheme, called the Africa Tenancy… Read more »

330 civil servants in Shauri Moyo and Starehe lose bid to suspend their eviction

More than 330 civil servants have lost their fresh bid to stop their second eviction from government houses in Shauri Moyo and Starehe pending hearing of appeal against a High… Read more »

Audit firms call out KRA over 15-day pay up notices to taxpayers

Kenya Revenue Authority’s (KRA) notices to taxpayers have caused panic and outcry among hundreds of people who claim to have sent tax arrears billings that are as old as 20… Read more »

UK supermarket Aldi stores starts to sell Kitale French beans

Aldi stores, one of the biggest supermarkets in the United Kingdom, has started stocking French beans from Kitale promising western Kenya farmers improved earnings. The beans have been put on… Read more »

[VIDEO] Nairobi: Woman who confessed to killing husband on radio arreste

 Police on Thursday arrested a woman who confessed to killing her husbands’ lover through a call to one of the radio stations six years ago. According to Director of… Read more »

Uhuru’s low-cost housing: Rude shock for workers, employers

Employers who will not register with the Government or refuse to make contributions to President Uhuru Kenyatta’s dream low-cost housing scheme will be sent to jail for two years. Under… Read more »