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 2018-10-17 01:48 

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Presidency alone spends more cash than all commissions combined...

Politicians have taken the referendum debate to a new level with discussions on whether Kenya needs to hold another plebiscite....

 2018-10-16 21:16 

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New tax threatens Kenya's affordable internet service...

The slapping of new taxes on internet promises to topple Kenya from its top position as one of Africa's most affordable internet locations....

 2018-10-16 19:06 

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65...

Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, who had been suffering from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a form of cancer, passed away at the age of 65...

 2018-10-16 12:01 

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Shocking death statistics of World Cup 2022 stadium workers revealed...

Qatar has come in for strong criticism over human rights and the treatment of migrant workers...

 2018-10-16 11:33 

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Spain 2-3 England: Sterling leads Three Lions to stunning success in Seville...

Raheem Sterling scored twice and Marcus Rashford another as England produced a stunning first-half display that saw the Three Lions' lightning-quick a...

 2018-10-16 06:33 

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New facility gives cancer patients relief...

Oncology unit brings services closer home, saving many people time and money....

 2018-10-16 06:23 

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Why State wants Maribe, Jowie denied bail...

Prosecution says the two could flee the country to avoid trial....

 2018-10-16 06:15 

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'We are 63 MPs battling cancer'...

Waititu says 63 legislators are among thousands of Kenyans afflicted by the illness....

 2018-10-16 06:14 

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Children to get free medical care soon...

Cancer patients aged under 12 will soon receive free treatment...

 2018-10-16 06:02 

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Leave my wife alone Kidero tells EACC...

Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has accused the anti-corruption agency of dragging his family into allegations made against him...

 2018-10-16 01:27 

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Google withdraws from Saudi conference...

Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday became the latest company to drop out of a business conference in Saudi Arabia...

 2018-10-16 01:15 

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England vs Spain squad revealed...

England vs Spain squad revealed...

 2018-10-16 00:53 

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Trump sends Pompeo to Riyadh over Khashoggi...

Trump dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet King Salman over the case that has strained the Americans' relationship with the Saudis...

 2018-10-16 00:09 

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Teacher who defiled her pupil still free...

But senior State prosecutor says inconsistency in testimonies have made case difficult to prosecute....

 2018-10-15 23:55 

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Manchester United respond to claims they are set for big-money Saudi takeover...

Manchester United respond to claims that Saudi prince is set for talks with club over potential takeover...

 2018-10-15 22:40 

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Floyd Mayweather responds to UFC Champion Khabib challenging him to a fight...

Floyd Mayweather responds to UFC Champion Khabib challenging him to a fight...

 2018-10-15 22:14 

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FA condemns fans' "unacceptable behaviour" before England v Spain...

FA condemns fans'...

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Mineral factory plan set in motion...

More gold, lead and silver deposits have been found in the region in the past few months....

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Spare maize farmers agony of endless waiting...

Farmers deserve to be paid what is due to them now, not a day later...

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Fire razes down dorm at Masara Secondary school...

Police are already carrying out investigations to establish the cause of the fire...

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Akaranga plots 2022 return...

Speaking at the weekend, Mr Akaranga said although he had accepted the will of the people, he had not given up hope....

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Land rows 'slowing development'...

According to the team, more than 90 per cent of disputes reported locally involved land sub-division and ownership....

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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Two separate road accidents in Tharaka Nithi claim three lives...

The private vehicle they were driving in veered off the road and hit a tree....

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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State auditor reveals anomalies in funds use...

Latest report queries how constituencies absorbed development budget on earmarked projects....

 2018-10-15 21:48 

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County introduces new revenue collection system...

Residents will pay for county services using pre-loaded electronic cards or their mobile phones....

 2018-10-15 18:34 

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Lukaku delivers BAD NEWS to Man Utd fans about leaving, reveals destination...

Romelu Lukaku has admitted he is open to swapping Manchester United for Juventus ....

 2018-10-15 18:20 

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UEFA Nations League preview: England look to secure first points against Spain...

The Three Lions lost the corresponding fixture at Wembley 2-1 and need a resultThe return of the UEFA Nations League means another test for Gareth So...

 2018-10-15 16:20 

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Kasarani proves too small as fans locked out...

Like ants marching towards their prey, football fans yesterday poured into Moi Sports Centre Kasarani, where Kenya took on Ethiopia in the 2019 Africa...

 2018-10-15 15:48 

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Woman accused of poisoning employer...

Prosecution claims CCTV footage shows Sharone Otieno secretly taking employer's medicine and going with it to the toilet....

 2018-10-15 15:25 

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UEFA Nations League preview: France look to extend unbeaten streak against hapless Germany...

In addition, Slovenia look to take three points off Cyprus while Ukraine host Czech Republic...

 2018-10-15 14:48 

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Fire breaks out at JKIA fuel depot...

The fire at the fuel depot broke out on Monday aftermoon....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Trump: 'rogue killers' might have slain missing Saudi journalist...

Trump says Saudi King Salman has strongly denied involvement in the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi...

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Nedbank now set to buy back shares...

Old Mutual, which holds 52 per cent of Nedbank, has been dismantling its conglomerate structure....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Retired tutor hacked to death...

A widower and father of six, Muriungi was a banana and livestock farmer after he retiring from teaching in a nearby special needs school....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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That was Chris for you......

Chris Wanjala legacy: Let us celebrate our heroes when they are still alive...

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Unending trouble for sacked Chiloba...

Chebukati writes to DPP Haji over recent audit done at the agency, wants action taken against Chiloba over alleged misuse of funds....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Boy held 'for killing' his father...

The teenager is said to have hit his 57-year-old father with a stone...

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Police in hunt for killers of three men...

On the same night, 60-year-old Paul Martim from Sirikwa in Kuresoi North was found dead in his house, his body lying in a pool of blood....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Margret Kenyatta Mother baby unit to boost maternal health in Nakuru and environs...

The Margaret Kenyatta Mother Baby Wing, which cost Sh450 million, is said to be the biggest of its kind in the country after Nairobi's Pumwani....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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We're just innocent buyers Seefar house owners...

Residents who bought apartments in estate located near Nairobi Dam call for investigations....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Help comes for sickly 90-year-old Ugandan house help...

Njagi said Tembura was well-known in the village and residents were concerned when she suddenly disappeared....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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10 bodies yet to be claimed after Fort Ternan crash...

Police say an inspection of the wreckage of the Home Boys bus had shown it was not fitted with a speed governor...

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Wiper ward reps clash with Governor Mutua's defenders...

Standoff was a culmination of frequent squabbles between Mutua's administration and the ward reps....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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You will pay millions for repair of faulty gas cylinders...

DCI is investigating case of defective cylinders bought under a Government plan to provide the poor with cheap fuel in Sh3b project...

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Shabaab plotting attacks in Ijara and Lamu, officials say...

The militants were said to have used the Elkambere route to get to the water point at Hulugho and ordered the herders to vacate the area or get shot....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Legio faithful kneel, kiss pope's hand in show of respect...

Papa Tito is among African revered spiritual leaders of the Legio Maria Africa Church Mission....

 2018-10-15 14:00 

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Teso man makes car from motor vehicle scrap metal...

His bumpy ride, however, started in secondary school, where he designed an aircraft....

 2018-10-15 13:48 

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My hubby never gives salon money or buy me clothes...

Hi Uncle Ted,We've been married for five years. I love my husband. He pays rent and kindergarten fees, does the shopping and everything a husband sh...

 2018-10-15 13:48 

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The fall armyworm is here to stay, it has emerged...

The two diseases are synonymous with floods. Rift Valley Fever, a viral disease, infects humans through handling of infected animals and meat....

 2018-10-15 13:48 

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PHOTOS: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian give Museveni sneakers...

Rapper Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian visited Uganda's President, Yoweri Museveni on Monday morning at State House...

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