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Kenya’s Olympic track coach banned 10 years for corruption

Share this on WhatsApp The Kenyan track team coach who was sent home from the 2016 Olympics was banned for 10 years Wednesday for seeking a bribe of $12,000 to… Read more »

Isaac Ruto: Mt Kenya region will abandon DP Ruto before polls

Share this on WhatsAppDeputy President William Ruto has been told to court regional kingpins to help him cobble a broad-based political alliance in case Mt Kenya voters and President Uhuru… Read more »

Kenya tops Africa in good digital life ranking by expats

Share this on WhatsAppUnrestricted access to online services and cashless payments are among factors that have earned Kenya ranking as the best in Africa in offering a good digital life… Read more »

Mortgage accounts in Kenya poised to increase with KMRC launch

Share this on WhatsAppThe Kenya Mortgage Refinancing Company (KMRC) launched on Wednesday by President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to double the number of mortgage accounts by providing incentives to financial… Read more »

Farmers in Nyandarua build retirement nests on Bamboo

Share this on WhatsAppGiant bamboos are entrenching themselves as the third cash crop in Nyandarua, a region dominated by Irish potato and dairy farming after the collapse of pyrethrum industry…. Read more »

Lawyer stabbed to death by fellow advocate at house party in Eldoret

Share this on WhatsAppPolice in Eldoret are holding a lawyer who is accused of stabbing his fellow advocate to death at a house party in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County. The… Read more »

Award-Winning Kenyan Gay Activist and Author Binyavanga Wainaina Dies in Nairobi

Share this on WhatsAppOne of Africa’s best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. The Kenyan author died Tuesday… Read more »

Nyeri siblings meet after 14 years, seek parents

Share this on WhatsAppPatrick Kanyora, 21 and his 19-year-old sister Susan Wangui, were allegedly abandoned in the streets of Nyeri town when they were just six and four years old,… Read more »

Realtor to build 10 blocks of flats in Rongai town

Share this on WhatsAppOwners of Nairobi’s 34-floor Prism Building are set to put up a 720-unit 10-block housing development in Ongata Rongai, Kajiado County. Diversified investments firm Royal Group said… Read more »

Fake gold scam: Jared Otieno charged with Sh300m fraud

Share this on WhatsAppSixteen people including businessman Jared Otieno were on Tuesday charged with obtaining Sh300 million from a Laos company director by pretending they could sell him gold. It… Read more »

Goverment acquires 1,000 acres for Naivasha industry park

Share this on WhatsAppThe Government has acquired 1,000 acres of land for the Naivasha Industrial Park. Chief Economist, State Department for Industrialisation, Anthony Mugane says the masterplan is being developed… Read more »

27 global hotels announce entry plans over four years

Share this on WhatsAppTwenty-seven global hotel brands have announced plans to open new or additional hospitality facilities in Kenya over the next four years, cementing the country’s position as East… Read more »

Inside multi-billion empire on EACC radar: EACC files recovery suit against top dogs

Share this on WhatsAppA senior official in the Ministry of Interior deposited an average of Sh1 million shillings daily in his bank accounts for seven months, EACC investigations have revealed…. Read more »

Mungiki crackdown in Murang’a comes back to haunt AP officer

Share this on WhatsAppAn AP officer in active service is living a dejected life, haunted by the 2008 crackdown on the Mungiki sect. Apollo Kahungu recounted how his involvement in… Read more »

[VIDEO]The Hidden Lives Of Housegirls in Kenya

Share this on WhatsAppIn Uganda, young women are leaving their homes to try and find jobs as domestic workers, but for some their new lives can lead to mistreatment and… Read more »