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Inside the world of a Kenyan cryptocurrency miner

A young Kenyan goes from doing odd jobs on the farm to growing virtual coins, as cryptocurrencies spread across the continent. Eugene Mutai is well aware of the risks of… Read more »

Puzzle of varsity student found dead at KNH

Mystery surrounds the disappearance and subsequent death of a First Year journalism student at Multimedia University in Kajiado County. Diana Mumbi Mwangi left her sister’s house in Free Area, Nakuru… Read more »

I’m running out of patience, says Raila on oathing plans

National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga on Sunday vowed he will soon be sworn in as the ‘people’s president’ and scoffed at President Uhuru Kenyatta’s warning last week that anyone… Read more »

Nasa in crunch talks over coalition future

Nasa principals retreat for crucial talks this week to discuss the coalition’s fate following the expected return of Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka to the country on Tuesday. The meeting of… Read more »

NASA in fresh bid to swear-in Raila before year ends

Opposition maintains dialogue is key, insists on plans to ‘swear-in’ Raila   National Super Alliance (NASA) will tomorrow hold a strategy meeting on the way forward as it emerged plans… Read more »

In strawberry, I found my second job and career

The sky is clear as we drive from Eldoret town towards Kaptagat in Ainabkoi, some 16km away. Our destination is on an eight-acre farm in Teltet village where farmer Isaac… Read more »

When Moi spent night at Nyenze’s three-bedroom house in Kitui

Some time in April 1998, President Daniel Moi decided to surprise one of his favourite Cabinet ministers with an unusual visit to his home. It was at the height of… Read more »

Shock of police cartel minting Sh37m through M-Pesa bribes

How two officers minted Sh37m M-Pesa bribe At least 30 police officers are under investigation after two of them were found to have received bribes amounting to Sh37 million through… Read more »

Kenyans auctioned in Libya

Shocking details of how 5 Kenyans were sold as slaves in Libya An intelligence report seen exclusively by the Saturday Standard details the sordid journey of five Kenyans from the… Read more »

Former scribe swaps pen for thrilling rides

Gerald Kiari, owner of Nyamavilla Park, saw a business opportunity when parents brought their children along during weekends.The little ones were bored because they had nothing to do. So he… Read more »

Envoys pick four-point agenda as they prepare for talks

Four key agenda items for Kenya’s national dialogue have been proposed ahead of talks facilitated by diplomats, the clergy, business and trade union leaders. They are seeking to bring the… Read more »

Kenyan teen Duncan Ketter shot dead in Boston during drug deal rip-off, prosecutors say

Duncan Ketter, who was shot and killed in Boston, USA. Duncan Ketter was there by happenstance when he and a female acquaintance climbed into an SUV in East Boston Sunday… Read more »

Uhuru warns against secession campaign as Nasa vows defiance

President Uhuru Kenyatta has scoffed at opposition calls for secession and warned that stern action will be taken against anyone threatening the country’s peace and stability. In an apparent reference… Read more »

Kenyan student in U.S make history with first ever master’s degree in Nuclear Medicine

A 34 year-old Kenyan has made history after graduated with a master’s degree in Nuclear Medicine making him one in only four people who have acquired the degree. John Gitau… Read more »

IEBC did good a job in governor election, says Hassan Joho

Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho has defended his re-election in the August 8 election, saying it was free and fair. The ODM deputy party leader denied influencing the outcome. Testifying… Read more »