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18 Kenya government websites hacked

Share this on WhatsAppNYS and IFMIS among government websites hacked The National Youth Service (NYS) and Integrated Financial Management System (IFMIS) are among host of government websites that were Monday… Read more »

Angry Githurai traders heckle Waititu over market construction delay [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppKiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu was on Sunday evening humiliated in the presence Deputy President William Ruto by traders in Githurai 45 market who refused him to address… Read more »

Kenya to pay new World Bank loan for 30 years

Share this on WhatsAppThe latest Sh75 billion loan advanced to Kenya by the World Bank will saddle taxpayers with debt for 30 years, adding the burden on future generations to… Read more »

Moringa School carves niche moulding students to be top innovators

Share this on WhatsAppWhen Newton Karanu dropped out of university in his first year in 2017, his peers laughed him off while others told him life would come to punish… Read more »

Kenya Housing and Property Market in a free fall.

Share this on WhatsAppA few days ago, the Kenya Bankers Association, released the latest House Price Index (HPI) of the 1st Q of 2019. This report marks clearly the declining trend… Read more »

Kilimambogo real estate growth slows down on bad roads

Share this on WhatsAppPoor infrastructure in Kilimambogo in Thika, Kiambu County, has seen the area remain largely unexploited despite its vast and affordable land. That notwithstanding, the area has caught… Read more »

Eight central governors in deal on avocado value-addition

Share this on WhatsAppEight Mount Kenya region counties have come together to form an avocado marketing bloc targeting value addition. Through the proposed Aberdare Region Avocado Growers Union to be… Read more »

Author Ngugi wa Thiong’o wins major German peace prize

Share this on WhatsAppUniversity of California at Irvine (UCI) Professor Ngugi wa Thiong’o just won the 2019 Erich Maria Remarque Peace Prize. Ngugi, who is currently a Distinguished Professor of… Read more »

Sonko’s 30-day notice to CBD landlords on repairs, paint jobs

Share this on WhatsAppCity Hall has put on notice owners of buildings without the necessary approvals, saying their property risks being demolished. The warning comes after the Nairobi County government… Read more »

K1: Club House That has Stood the Test of Time

Share this on WhatsAppBefore the brouhaha from the 1982 attempted coup had settled, government security forces showed up at the residence of James Kahama Mwangi in Eldoret and hauled him… Read more »

China Town in Nairobi, Kenya

Share this on WhatsAppA sign on Chaka Place in Nairobi’s Kilimani stood out like a sore thumb for a few days. The sign written in English and Chinese did not stay… Read more »

Only e-Passport holders to qualify for the Schengen visas

Share this on WhatsAppCountries in Europe’s border-free Schengen area will stop accepting visa applications on the old passport starting June 1. In a statement, the 26 member countries said the… Read more »

[VIDEO] Somali woman rescued from Eastleigh brothel where ‘husband’ dumped her

Share this on WhatsAppA fundraising drive in Australia has raised sufficient money to buy the freedom of a Somali woman who was dumped at an Eastleigh brothel. Ms Jamil Abdi… Read more »

How Judge Mwilu got off the hook in graft trial

Share this on WhatsAppDeputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu yesterday narrowly escaped a criminal trial after the High Court fingered Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) for illegally obtaining evidence they intended… Read more »

Kenyan Al-Shabaab fighter surrenders days before staging attacks

Share this on WhatsAppA Kenyan Al-Shabaab fighter on Thursday surrendered to the Kenyan Defense Forces in the town of Bura Hache along the Kenyan- Somalia border. Hassan Hussein Ali, 24,… Read more »