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Minnesota Children Hospital announces Caroline Njau as new senior vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer

Share this on WhatsAppCaroline (Ndungu) Njau, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC is joining Children’s Minnesota as its new senior vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer (CNO) effective… Read more »

Canadian firm suspended from US stock trading over Sh139bn Kenya loan claim

Share this on WhatsAppAmerica stocks market regulator has suspended a Canadian firm from trading in the United States for failing to shed light on disclosures indicating it signed a Sh139.5… Read more »

Tanzania President John Magufuli is dead

Share this on WhatsAppTanzania President John Pombe Magufuli is dead. In a televised address on Thursday night, Tanzania vice-president Samia Suluhu Hassan said that Magufuli had died of heart complications…. Read more »

Kenyans worth more than Sh3bn revealed

Share this on WhatsAppSixteen Kenyans dropped out of the ultra-rich list in 2020 as the Covid-19 pandemic disrupted businesses and hammered most asset classes across Africa. The latest instalment of… Read more »

Northwestern Law to honor Kenyan judge; Justice Mumbi Ngugi with Global Jurist of the Year Award

Share this on WhatsAppJustice Mumbi Ngugi to receive Global Jurist of the Year Award Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Center for International Human Rights (CIHR) will award its sixth Global Jurist of… Read more »

Subukia and its links with top Kikuyu singers

Share this on WhatsAppThe name Subukia, a town at the base of the Rift Valley escarpments, always gets mentioned when one talks about Kikuyu music. The town rivals Murang’a in… Read more »

Tributes pour as Mighty Salim exits life’s stage

Share this on WhatsAppThe curtains closed and the sound of a microphone drop reverberated far and wide in the ears of lovers of Mugithi music after the Subukia-based musical Salim family lost… Read more »

We were so dirt poor, I wore my sister’s pink hand-me-down underwear to school

Share this on WhatsAppPeter Liech grew up in such abject poverty that he had to repeat class eight four times for lack of fees. He tells The Nairobian how one man’s faith… Read more »

Philip Mayaka’s amazing voyage from Kenya to MLS and Colorado Rapids [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsAppThe dusty, rock-strewn field where Mike Potempa first spotted Philip Mayaka’s talent is a striking sight for audiences accustomed to the manicured pitches of MLS and other… Read more »

Kenyan NHS worker in UK stuck in Kenya as settled status documents are rejected

Share this on WhatsAppOfficials at Nairobi airport say Home Office documents issued to Doreen Kathambi are not valid An NHS worker has been left stranded in Kenya because she has… Read more »

Six Kenyans earn USA college basketball scholarships

Share this on WhatsAppSix basketballers have secured full educational scholarships to United States colleges after impressing coach Robert Lihalakha at one-day trials in Nairobi’s Umoja II BasketballCourt on Monday. The… Read more »

Rickety Nairobi city estates to fall in Badi’s housing renewal plan

Share this on WhatsAppThe Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) is embarking on an ambitious plan to build over 62,000 affordable housing units in Nairobi to ease the strain of housing in… Read more »

[VIDEO] Police probe land deal link in America-based nurse family’s murder in Karura, Kiambu County

Share this on WhatsAppA land transaction that America-based nurse Nicholas Njoroge Warunge was undertaking before his brutal murder is the focus of investigations. The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) will… Read more »

The Real Queen’s Gambit: How Kenyan Elsa Majimbo Is Winning Over A Global Audience, One Move At A Time

Share this on WhatsAppOne of the brightest stars to emerge from 2020 is Kenya-based social media sensation, Elsa Majimbo. If you haven’t seen her viral Instagram videos, which often feature… Read more »

Esther Nakajjigo Of Denver Decapitated By Gate :Family Files $270M Wrongful Death Claim Against Arches National Park [VIDEO]

Share this on WhatsApp‘Trying To Figure Out How To Move Forward’: Widower Of Denver Woman Decapitated By Gate At Arches National Park Struggles After Trauma The family of a woman… Read more »