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Why foreigners are buying luxury homes in Kenya

Kenya continues to draw international real estate investors despite the purported meltdown of the sector. According to Knight Frank, the local luxury segment is the place to be with reports… Read more »

Kenya losing millionaires to rival economies across Africa

Kenya is at the risk of losing its most affluent position to rival African countries, a new wealth report indicates. According to new a report by a South African research… Read more »

Nyeri man bets on coloured construction blocks, fittings

When Muriithi Wachira ventured into making materials for the construction industry two years ago in Nyeri, his intentions were to give potential homeowners a variety of outdoor fittings that met… Read more »

Why there is sharp fall in rent, house prices in Nairobi’s high-end market

Crackdown on foreigners with no valid work permits and attempt by governments globally to curb foreign spending have seen prices and rents of top-end property market in Nairobi decline, a… Read more »

Hard questions on housing tax management

Kenyans have taken the government to task as they seek answers on the 1.5 per cent housing tax. Questions are being asked over management of the funds, guarantee to secure… Read more »

Stolen Museveni car found in Gilgil with Sudan Number Plates

Flying Squad officers tipped of its whereabouts, reported missing five months ago A vehicle believed to have been stolen from Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has been recovered near Naivasha after… Read more »

Hopping on this Bus in Mombasa is a Must-Do

Apart from spending Easter holidays relaxing at the sandy beaches in Mombasa, try a city tour. The double-decker sightseeing bus that was launched in October last year should wrap up… Read more »

Emotional send-off as Ivy Wangechi laid to rest in Nyeri

Slain Moi University medical student Ivy Wangechi was buried yesterday in an emotional ceremony at her parents’ rural home in Mahiga, Nyeri County. A sombre mood engulfed Mahiga village in… Read more »

Meru woman rep leads sit-in over delayed rehab project

Protesters led by Meru Woman Representative Kawira Mwangaza on Wednesday staged a sit in at Meru county commissioner’s office, accusing a public works officer of sabotaging a rescue and rehabilitation… Read more »

[VIDEO] Kakamega ‘twins’ reunite 19 year after ‘separation’ at birth; Kemri offers to solve identity puzzle

Kemri offers to solve Kakamega twins identity puzzle Two identical girls who suspect they were separated at birth in 1999 will soon find out if they are indeed related. Read:… Read more »

Landlady allegedly kills man over Ksh.500 rent in Bungoma [VIDEO]

A landlady and her husband survived lynching in Bungoma County after the body of a middle-aged man was found inside their house on Wednesday. The incident happened at Mpeli Village… Read more »

Kakamega ‘twins’ reunite 19 year after ‘separation’ at birth

A tiny village in Likuyani, Kakamega County, is grappling with a big puzzle of two identical girls who claim they were separated at birth in 1999. Read: [VIDEO] Kakamega ‘twins’… Read more »

EACC arrests Swazuri, 23 other former NLC officials over Sh100m fraudulent land compensation

Former NLC Chair Muhammad Swazuri arrested over graft Former National Land Commission Chairman Muhammad Swazuri was Wednesday arrested over Sh109.8 million fraud. The money was meant for land compensation for… Read more »

Entrepreneur driven by desire to cut cost of homes

He mingles with workers at a busy construction site in Pipeline area on the outskirts of Nakuru Town, he looks rather like a supervisor coordinating a housing project. But James… Read more »

[VIDEO] Kilimani security guard attacking woman caugh on video

A video of a security guard attacking a woman for filming him has gone viral and netizens can’t stop talking. The incident, which took place on April 15, 2019, at… Read more »