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 2017-03-29 22:38 

Daily Nation

Drinking spree goes awry as student killed... +

Cousin claims university student was beaten by guards in a bar after which he was thrown out....

 2017-03-29 21:40 

Daily Nation

Cancer patients to get free treatment... +

This will be the first time drug that costs Sh250,000 will be given in public facility....

 2017-03-29 21:39 

Daily Nation

Not a penny was lost, says oil firm boss... +

Company accused of affording cartels chance for corruption....

 2017-03-29 21:39 

Daily Nation

Why MPs won't be given severance pay... +

Payment not factored in Budget, leaders say....

 2017-03-29 21:39 

Daily Nation

National Assembly risks dissolution over gender law... +

High Court judge asks Parliament to legislate it in 60 days....

 2017-03-29 21:39 

Daily Nation

Jubilee disciplinary summonses storm as Tuju, Murathe differ... +

Party secretary-general says the disciplinary committee would determine whom to summon or punish....

 2017-03-29 21:39 

Daily Nation

How simple welder bagged Sh600m deal... +

Firm is owned by humble welder who has complex ties at the KPC head office....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Lawmakers want CBK governor questioned... +

Regulation requires banks to ask for documentation on transactions of more than Sh1 million....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Joho: I didn’t forge my KCSE certificate... +

Mombasa governor denies he made up his Form Four papers and terms claims mere lies....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Pastor prays for wife’s resurrection... +

Cleric and his followers go to funeral home where they demand the body, smear it with oil and begin singing....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Swazuri and his lawyer kicked out of hearing... +

They defy committee because of court order....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Blue-eyed boy of State jobs on the spot over Sh48bn pipeline... +

Lebanese firm said to have officers in its pocket delays project, demands Sh11bn more....

 2017-03-29 21:38 

Daily Nation

Policewoman handed over key to fellow officer, court told... +

Officers and informer accused of killing lawyer, client and taxi driver....

 2017-03-29 21:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Riches to rags: Former elite Kenyan athletes living in squalor... +

At the peak of his career, he was one of the most talented athletes; best remembered for breaking the World Junior 3,000m steeplechase record....

 2017-03-29 21:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Nairobi court saves motorists from paying high insurance premiums... +

The High Court has quashed the 2009 insurance market guidelines, which were meant to hike pricing for motor vehicle premiums....

 2017-03-29 21:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Kenya yet to set up special prisons for terror suspects a year down the line... +

The country is yet to start building a prison to host extremist offenders....

 2017-03-29 21:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Why petty crime is rife in Nyayo Estate Embakasi... +

Residents of Nyayo Estate in Embakasi are up in arms over increased cases of car vandalism and petty crime....

 2017-03-29 20:37 

Daily Nation

Board dismisses firm blocking GDC activities... +

GDC stated that requirement for a manufacturers authorisation was a mandatory requirement....

 2017-03-29 20:37 

Daily Nation

Nkaissery receives police chopper... +

Boost for police Airwing following the delivery of the troop carrier which has a capacity 36....

 2017-03-29 20:37 

Daily Nation

Ex-CMC boss denies killing security guard... +

He defended himself saying that he was cautious and that he was driving carefully as he had always done....

 2017-03-29 20:37 

Daily Nation

Reprieve for Bridge Academies as court gags Sossion... +

Bridge is a renowned low-cost private international academy with schools in Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, India and Liberia....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Politics: MPs want CBK rule on moving Sh1 million reversed... +

MPs have demanded the scrapping of a directive by the Central Bank of Kenya to financial institutions limiting transactions of more than Sh1 million....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Business: Uhuru's Sh2.6 trillion budget pain... +

President Uhuru Kenyatta will need Thursday's Budget to reassure Kenyans ahead of his second stab at the Presidency....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Politics: Detectives take Joho's signature and handwriting specimens... +

The fate of Mombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho now lies with the verdict forgery experts who took samples of his handwriting and signature Wednesday will return....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Politics: NLC's Swazuri under fire for making unilateral decisions in SGR pay out... +

The High Court has slammed the brakes on the process of removing National Lands Commission (NLC) Chairman Mohammad Swazuri from office....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Politics: Jubilee raises red flag over aspirants using fake papers in nominations... +

The Jubilee Party says it has received complaints about the authenticity of the academic papers of some of its aspirants and vowed to ensure that those providing fake documents are locked out of the party primaries....

 2017-03-29 20:00 

Standard Digital

Business: Kenyans worry about increasing cost of food as Treasury prepares budget statement... +

Walking along the filthy, narrow alleys that separate the tin shanties of Mukuru kwa Njenga slums in Nairobi feels like wandering in a post-historic earth; an earth where civilisation is lost....

 2017-03-29 19:52 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Al Shabaab now turn to Kenyan prisons for recruits... +

James Ouma, a robbery with violence suspect, has two stark choices....

 2017-03-29 19:45 

Standard Digital

Kenya: How ready food goes to waste in Kenyan towns... +

In the heart of Toi market in Kibera, Julius Kinyua is busy collecting overripe and rotten bananas heaped in one corner of his stall....

 2017-03-29 17:31 

Daily Nation

AfDB withdraws funding to Thwake dam... +

This means that the bank does not support the award of the contract to Sino Hydro, and will withhold funding....

 2017-03-29 16:31 

Daily Nation

Former Ivorian First Lady acquitted... +

Prosecution had sought to have Simone Gbagbo jailed for life....

 2017-03-29 16:30 

Daily Nation

Hope for elephants as ivory prices fall... +

At the end of this month China's 34 remaining licensed ivory-carving factories will be closed....

 2017-03-29 16:30 

Daily Nation

Gretsa: Why we admitted Joho... +

Mombasa governor is under probe for allegedly forging his KCSE examination certificate....

 2017-03-29 16:29 

Daily Nation

UNHCR: Over 60,000 South Sudanese enter Sudan... +

UN refugee agency says the asylum seekers are fleeing from famine and war....

 2017-03-29 15:30 

Daily Nation

Your certificates are next — Kiraithe... +

Education PS defends Knec verdict on Hassan Joho's result slip....

 2017-03-29 15:29 

Daily Nation

Dahabshiil lobbies Muslims to help starving Somalis... +

Prolonged drought has had far reaching consequences on the African continent....

 2017-03-29 15:29 

Daily Nation

Britain launches EU exit process... +

French President Francois Hollande has warned that Brexit ...

 2017-03-29 15:28 

Daily Nation

Kathrada funeral turned into anti-Zuma rally... +

South African president barred from event....

 2017-03-29 14:23 

IRIN

After drought, Zimbabwe contends with fall armyworm invasion... +

A new pest is devastating crops in 13 African states. Are hopes for a post-drought recovery in Zimbabwe being dashed?...

 2017-03-29 14:07 

Standard Digital

Politics: Cracks widen in NASA as Kalonzo teams threaten to bolt out... +

Wiper party has given the National Super Alliance (NASA) a seven-day ultimatum to name Kalonzo Musyoka as the coalition's presidential candidate, failure to which the party will chart its own political path....

 2017-03-29 14:07 

Standard Digital

Politics: Cracks widen in NASA as Kalonzo team threatens to bolt out... +

Wiper party has given the National Super Alliance (NASA) a seven-day ultimatum to name Kalonzo Musyoka as the coalition's presidential candidate, failure to which the party will chart its own political path....

 2017-03-29 13:26 

Daily Nation

Detectives grill Joho for 2 hours... +

I'll survive, Mombasa county boss says in probe on his Form 4 papers....

 2017-03-29 13:06 

IRIN

New UN chief faces uphill battle on conflict prevention... +

Early conflict prevention is a great mantra, but how does UN chief Guterres intend to pay for it?...

 2017-03-29 12:28 

Daily Nation

Court: Order on civil servants unconstitutional... +

The Court says there is no matter of public interest in the law. #ElectionsKE...

 2017-03-29 12:27 

Daily Nation

It's Kalonzo or forget Nasa — Wiper leaders... +

Minority Leader Francis Nyenze gives Nasa seven days to call a meeting and affirm 2013 MoU....

 2017-03-29 12:26 

Daily Nation

Wa Iria: I’ve not been summoned... +

Mr Wa Iria is specifically accused of sending goons to attack participants in Makuyu....

 2017-03-29 12:26 

Daily Nation

Swazuri fights Sh20m bribery claim... +

He is accused of receiving the alleged bribe through his conduit Badhili Elijah Yaa....

 2017-03-29 11:59 

Standard Digital

: Senate; house of sober second thought... +

Parliament's upper house, the Senate, has attracted criticism and ridicule for quite sometimes including the recent proposal by Budget and Appropriation Committee which called for outright abolition of the Upper House...

 2017-03-29 11:49 

Standard Digital

: International friendlies round-up: Spain, Sweden and Italy show might... +

Euro 2016 reigning champions, Portugal suffered a 2-3 loss in the hands of spirited Sweden at Estadio do Mantimo in Portugal on Tuesday night...

 2017-03-29 11:35 

Standard Digital

Politics: I know my man is waiting somewhere... +

You attend a concert and see the wife seriously shaking... well (what her mama gave her) on the stage and the husband is seated at the farthest corner in a suit reading a newspaper not even raising his head once to have a glance at his wife on the stage! ...

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