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 2019-08-21 21:36 

Standard Digital

Calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse...

Pogba was targeted after his penalty was saved in United's 1-1 draw at Wolves on Monday just days after Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham suffered similar...

 2019-08-21 21:34 

Business Live

Market data - August 21 2019...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2019-08-21 21:10 

News24

Taxpayers forking out for arms deal inquiry costs are 'sponsoring their own robbery' - EFF...

South Africans must ask why now-retired Judge Willie Seriti, and/or those who appointed him, are not being asked to pay personal costs after the High Court set aside the findings of the arms deal commission of inquiry, the EFF says....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

County, scientists differ over fish project in alkaline lake...

A colony of flamingos gracefully forages by the shores of the expansive Lake Solai....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Oparanya bans staff from trading with county...

Governor Wycliffe Oparanya has warned that employees doing business with the county government will be dismissed....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

5 more years for spymaster Kameru...

Uhuru appointed spymaster for a second five-year term a fortnight ago....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Teenager dumps baby in toilet...

Police in Eldama Ravine are holding a 15-year-old girl accused of throwing her newborn into a pit latrine....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Blow to miller as court revokes land title deed...

The Government has reclaimed 843 acres it had given Busia Sugar Company (BSC)....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Company accuses DPP of forgery...

A company owned by billionaire businessman Humphrey Kariuki has kicked a storm within the office of Director of Public Prosecutions....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

New Coast security bosses take office...

Security chiefs moved to Mombasa took office yesterday amid reports of impending mass transfers....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Man wants court to declare new county budget unlawful...
 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

30 charged over Nyali attacks...
 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

DPP Haji trains his guns on Keroche...

The two are directors at the company and could face ten counts of tax evasion....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Concern as huge ship nearly crashes heavy-laden passenger ferry...

The gigantic oil tanker was entering the Kilindini Harbour when it came within seconds and metres of colliding with a ferry with close to 2,000 passen...

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Students acquitted of arson...

A court in Kakamega has acquitted four students who were expelled from Chebuyusi Secondary School for arson....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Assembly invites public to give views on Punguza Mizigo Bill...

The county assembly has welcomed views from members of the public on the Punguza Mizigo Bill before it finalises debate on it....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Sh810m urban upgrade launched...

A Sh810 million urban development infrastructural project has been launched in Ol Kalou town....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

PS Muraguri on the spot over tough memo to NLC...

Lands ministry says the directive was meant to facilitate an annual audit and recalled files were to be returned by July 31....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

MCAs debate Sh10b controversial budget...
 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Effort to vaccinate animals a success...

Kenya and Uganda have jointly vaccinated 300,000 cattle in a joint effort targeting Lumpy Skin and Foot and Mouth diseases....

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

You cannot reassign me, CEC tells Nyoro...

Kiambu Deputy Governor James Nyoro has encountered his first hurdle as acting governor...

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Agency accuses EACC of sabotage...

The commission has been probing LBDA which it accuses of misusing taxpayers funds in the construction of the mall...

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Mutua wants Duale out of revenue team...

When the teams first met on Tuesday, the talks collapsed after the MPs engaged in a shouting match that forced adjournment of the talks to next week...

 2019-08-21 21:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya wins big, plots for UN seat...

African Union endorses Kenya as UN Security Council candidate, President Uhuru welcomes move while appealing for more support....

 2019-08-21 20:59 

Daily Nation

We should all support Uhuru's quest to build united Kenya...

When we act in unity, so much more is possible....

 2019-08-21 20:59 

Daily Nation

Court to rule Thursday on Moi University graduation dispute...

Students claim their names are missing from the graduation list yet they have completed their studies....

 2019-08-21 20:59 

Daily Nation

Mombasa travellers to take census on road...

Motorists will be flagged down at the three roadblocks to see if they have been counted....

 2019-08-21 20:58 

News24

African swine fever detected in Gauteng again...

Gauteng officials have warned farmers of a new outbreak of African swine fever, after it was detected in the Swaniesville area....

 2019-08-21 20:57 

Daily Nation

Magoha backs move to stop 'unfit students' from graduating...

Education CS says country seems to be too focused on providing certificates....

 2019-08-21 20:54 

Daily Nation

Win for father, 93, in property row with children...

The High Court has rejected an application by five siblings to stop execution of a judgment....

 2019-08-21 20:50 

Daily Nation

Kagame, Museveni sign pact to end months-long standoff...

Relations between the Rwanda and Uganda have turned deeply hostile in recent months....

 2019-08-21 20:46 

Daily Nation

Kenyan who swallowed 68 cocaine packets arrested in Thailand...

Ooko was arrested along with Nigerian national Osita Joseph Ukpa....

 2019-08-21 20:44 

Daily Nation

High-profile divorces that dominated headlines...

High-profile divorces have a way of dominating headlines for days, maybe even weeks....

 2019-08-21 20:38 

Business Live

Seriti ruling puts paid to Jacob Zuma's claim of innocence...

The ruling neutralises one of former president Jacob Zuma's key arguments in his fight to halt his corruption prosecution...

 2019-08-21 20:38 

Daily Nation

Keroche Breweries owners face arrest over tax evasion...

DPP Haji orders prosecution of Tabitha and her husband Joseph Karanja....

 2019-08-21 20:36 

Daily Nation

ECDE teachers must be trained on new curriculum, Education official says...

Early childhood education tutors to undergo training at their own expense....

 2019-08-21 20:35 

Daily Nation

Digitise the Judiciary to enhance justice delivery...

There is concern that the judicial veil has been used arbitrarily to protect criminals....

 2019-08-21 20:34 

Daily Nation

End county funding row...

It is a gross violation of the workers' rights to withhold salaries they have worked for....

 2019-08-21 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Reaction to NHI bill is ill-informed in light of report on health market...

The National Health Insurance (NHI) philosophy is not complex, nor unusual writes Dr Brian Ruff....

 2019-08-21 20:22 

Daily Nation

Mind the doors: Japan bullet train runs with door open at 280kph...

None of the 340 passengers were injured....

 2019-08-21 20:14 

News24

'I have decided to walk away'- suspended Cape Town transport head Melissa Whitehead resigns after disciplinary hearing...

Suspended City of Cape Town transport executive director Melissa Whitehead has resigned after being found guilty on two charges at a disciplinary hearing....

 2019-08-21 20:10 

Daily Nation

Toll from Tanzania truck blast reaches 100...

At least 30 of the victims died in the days after the accident....

 2019-08-21 20:07 

News24

14 injured after Airbus plane to Mauritius drops 100 metres over turbulence...

Fourteen people were lightly injured when a flight operated by Spanish charter airline Evelop from Mauritius to Madrid hit severe turbulence, the company says....

 2019-08-21 20:03 

Daily Nation

Teachers seek more allowances...

Teachers want house allowances for Nairobi to be harmonised across all regions in the country....

 2019-08-21 20:02 

News24

Pakistan asks UN to remove Priyanka Chopra as goodwill ambassador...

Pakistan has lodged an official complaint with the United Nations, demanding the removal of Indian actress Priyanka Chopra as a UN goodwill ambassador over her "support for war" amid heightened tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbours....

 2019-08-21 20:02 

News24

WATCH | Sydney CBD march for 'black lives matter'...

Hundreds of people have marched through Sydney's CBD demanding justice for Aboriginal people who have died in police custody or prison....

 2019-08-21 20:01 

Standard Digital

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Christian Turner appointed British High Commissioner to Pakistan...

Former British High Commissioner to Kenya Dr Christian Turner has been appointed the new British High Commissioner to Pakistan....

 2019-08-21 20:00 

Daily Nation

New Zealand speaker cradles MP's baby during parliament debate...

During the session, Mr Mallard took on the role of babysitter as well as speaker....

 2019-08-21 20:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Uber to invest $75 million in creation of 3,000 jobs in the US...

Texas has granted Uber 24 million dollars in incentives to encourage the company's job-creating project to bolster the state's economic growth....

 2019-08-21 19:59 

News24

Sharper teeth for Parliament's financial watchdog committee as Scopa and SIU agree to work together...

Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts has reached an agreement with the Special Investigating Unit to refer various cases to the SIU for investigation....

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