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The Governor who cannot keep it confidential

Share this on WhatsAppNairobi County Governor Mike Sonko has proved once again that he cannot be anybody’s confidante, he simply cannot keep any secrets. If you have a telephone conversation… Read more »

Lessons from Kenya’s youngest female PhD holders

Share this on WhatsAppBetween living a lonely life under heaps of books and behind research labs and having to deal with nerve-wracking supervisors, pursuing a PhD has never been a… Read more »

DPP, DCI off to US for meetings with AG and FBI over graft, drug trafficking

Share this on WhatsAppThe Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji leaves for the US this weekend as Kenya moves to enlist the Trump administration’s help to fight graft and… Read more »

Mwende Mwinzi ‘must renounce US citizenship’ to become an Ambassador [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppA heated debate in the National Assembly on Thursday culminated in the approval of seven individuals nominated as High Commissioners, paving the way for their formal appointment… Read more »

CJ Maraga: Executive, Parliament to blame for Kenya’s failures

Share this on WhatsAppChief Justice David Maraga has given a harsh verdict on how the country is being governed in a stinging address to an international audience in the United… Read more »

Rihanna is named as the world’s wealthiest female musician

Share this on WhatsApp Singer, makeup entrepreneur, lingerie designer and now the first black woman to head a top luxury fashion house — Rihanna has racked up a $600 million… Read more »

Nairobi UN staff say landlords are extorting them

Share this on WhatsAppUnited Nations employees in Nairobi are seeking diplomatic intervention to have their house rent deposits refunded whenever they vacate their houses, accusing Kenyan landlords of extorting them…. Read more »

Diaspora lobby backs Mwende Mwinzi’s appointment as envoy

Share this on WhatsAppThe Kenya Diaspora Alliance (KDA) wants Ms Mwende Mwinzi appointed Kenya’s High Commissioner to Seoul, South Korea, regardless of her dual citizenship. The lobby’s appeal comes after… Read more »

Prices of palatial Nairobi residences fall by 6.5pc

Share this on WhatsAppPrices of prime residential properties in Nairobi slid by 6.5 percent in the 12 months to March 2019 thanks to a glut, the latest Knight Frank Prime… Read more »

Auction hammer hangs over heads of the Kenya rich

Share this on WhatsAppA brother of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s lawyer Desterio Oyatsi has joined the list of distressed borrowers being hounded by auctioneers. Pancras Oyatsi’s Sh135 million home in the… Read more »

Suspect appears in court wearing clothes stolen from presiding magistrate

Share this on WhatsAppA trial magistrate of Otuke in Uganda was last week left speechless when a suspect appeared in court wearing his stolen clothes. The magistrate was prompted to… Read more »

Lamu Senator Loitiptip, Sonko’s daughter Saumu hospitalised after bar fight in Kasarani, Nairobi.

Share this on WhatsAppLamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip and a daughter of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko were injured following an attack by unknown people in Kasarani, Nairobi. It happened on June… Read more »

Murang’a couple in court for killing two year old daughter to get married [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppA Murang’a court has allowed the police to detain a man and his lover accused of killing a two and a half-year-old baby seen as an impediment… Read more »

Kenyan gay rugby player faces deportation from UK as asylum claim rejected

Share this on WhatsAppKenneth Macharia fears he will be subjected to persecution and violence if forced to leave UK A gay rugby player who is facing deportation to Kenya, where… Read more »

KTN journalists attacked in St. Stevens Girls Machakos, vehicle burnt [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppThe Principal of St. Stevens Girls School in Machakos has been arrested for inciting students to attack journalists. The journalists working for KTN news crew were attacked… Read more »