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 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

Anglican bishops soften stance on Lambeth Conference...

The archbishops of Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda and Rwanda will not be attending the conference....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

New wooing season for Africa begins...

The ties would soon be "turbo-charged", with business and investment deals being struck....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

How climate change is feeding violent extremism in the Horn...

The climate change-armed conflict nexus is inspiring a new interventionist hue in foreign policies of major powers....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

S. Africa MPs debate removal of protector...

Mkhwebane will begin her defence on the back foot, with many critics in ANC....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

Kenya Power 'giving jobs to foreigners'...

Contractors say new rules are so stringent it is virtually impossible for Kenyans to land deals....

 2020-01-26 05:00 

Daily Nation

Farmers file class action suit against KTDA over losses...

They want an audit and inspection of agency's weighing bags and scales...

 2020-01-26 04:55 

Daily Nation

China fortifies virus defences as deaths hit 56...

The number of people infected across the country is nearing 2,000, authorities say....

 2020-01-26 04:51 

Daily Nation

Zidane defends Bale after latest injury setback...

Bale will miss Madrid's La Liga game against Real Valladolid on Sunday....

 2020-01-26 04:13 

Standard Digital

Is it Fool's Gold? Why Kenya's hopes of mineral windfall are fast fading...

Titanium exports from Kwale could run out in less than three years without additional exploration while gold operations have shut down...

 2020-01-26 04:13 

Standard Digital

KDF to lose drone licensing powers in new proposals...

The application for operating licences stood at 1,000 by end of last year...

 2020-01-26 03:02 

Daily Nation

Paul Odera: How lofty dreams shaped his rugby philosophy...

The second incident for Odera was softer — and off the pitch....

 2020-01-26 02:40 

Daily Nation

AFC Leopards to unveil spanking new, luxury bus...

Leopards have also confirmed that five potential signings are in training with the club....

 2020-01-26 02:37 

Standard Digital

KPL: Homeboyz leapfrog Tusker...

Kakamega Homebozy rallied from behind to beat Kariobangi Sharks 2-1 in yesterday's Kenyan Premier League match at Kasarani Stadium and leapfrog......

 2020-01-26 02:00 

Daily Nation

Bank challenges Tuju's bid to avoid loan repayment...

Justice Okwany says the bank had satisfied the conditions for the judgment to be enforced in Kenya....

 2020-01-26 00:31 

Standard Digital

Athletic Bilbao's Williams speaks out against racist chanting in Espanyol match...

Athletic Bilbao forward Inaki Williams said he was subjected to racist chanting during his side's 1-1 draw away to Espanyol on Saturday in La Liga....

 2020-01-26 00:26 

Business Live

HILARY JOFFE: Davos shows big business in SA must act on climate crisis...

This year's AGM season will no doubt see more climate-related resolutions at home...

 2020-01-25 23:00 

Daily Nation

Kenya could lose Sh3bn US funding over graft...

Kenya is eligible for funding this year, but it must demonstrate obvious improvements in governance....

 2020-01-25 23:00 

Daily Nation

School uniform cartels a threat to noble 100pc transition policy...

While parents and their children suffer, a few are making a killing....

 2020-01-25 22:59 

Daily Nation

Peace deal earns Uhuru and Raila US invite...

They are expected to inform other nations on the benefits of overseeing a united nation....

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

Tito Mboweni gets serious at WEF...

The approach of Team SA at the WEF was to acknowledge that the country needed structural reforms but to point to the progress it was making, albeit slowly...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK: Prepare now for the advanced digital future of work...

Traditional businesses are already toast unless they decide to start preparing now...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

Making it in Africa as China changes...

How continent can cash in as Beijing seeks factories in lower-wage countries...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

Don't ignore the herd instinct...

Dumb bovines prove there's more to their bellow than hot air...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

WOUTER FOURIE: OK, boomer, are you ready for retirement — and growing 'yold' gracefully?...

This generation grew up in a period of economic growth but does that mean they will retire in peace and relative economic comfort?...

 2020-01-25 22:36 

Business Live

Eskom looks to private power...

New CEO De Ruyter says renewables 'a good thing'...

 2020-01-25 22:35 

Business Live

Prosus sale will pay off, says Naspers...

Discounted R24bn share sale aimed to catch investors' eye...

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Mulwa to be ordained as new head of AIC today...

Outgoing Presiding Bishop of Africa Inland Church (AIC) Silas Yego is confident that he is leaving the church in safe hands after 18 years at the helm...

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Lawyers tell CJ to reject blackmail over budget cut...

The Chief Justice cut a reconciliatory tone and pleaded with the President to intervene and address challenges the Judiciary is facing...

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Serpent strikes, kills man on farm...

West Pokot county executive for Health Geofrey Lipale said they recorded 11 cases of snake bites last year...

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Uproar after police brutally arrest social media activist...

Owino is the most well known admin of the Facebook Group, Buyer Beware....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

How paradise got lost for dancing moran and missing Belgian lover...

Lesoipa got a local woman to bear him children and that is when his marriage to Mireille started crumbling....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

State funded Judiciary projects stall as cash crunch bites...

Incomplete courts are among reasons Chief Justice David Maraga is seeking more funds from the government....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Fisherman saves foreign bird that flew 6,000km...

The Osprey bird is now under the care of the KWS, which is monitoring it before releasing it back into to the wild....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Losses, death traps as cartels thrive on illegal electricity lines...

Kenya Power does not rule out the involvement of their employees in the racket that steals power for slum dwellers....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Grand reception awaits Bishop Korir’s successor : The Standard...

All eyes on new head who takes up a job that was previously done by a man described as a peace icon...

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Irrigation proposals promise farmers more powers...
 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Erratic rains puzzle weatherman and farmers...

Kenyans will wait longer to know if the long rainy season will come as has been the norm....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Newborns bring village back to life after Solai dam tragedy...

Following the bursting of the dam in May 2018, nearly 5,000 people were displaced....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Western leaders regret backing Uhuru...

MPs from Western Kenya allied to Deputy President William Ruto have expressed regret for supporting President Uhuru Kenyatta in the 2017 polls....

 2020-01-25 22:00 

Standard Digital

Road works could ruin water tower, say conservationists...

The road will pass through 69 market centres in upper tea growing regions with a branch going through the Aberdare Forest...

 2020-01-25 21:47 

Standard Digital

Tabichi joins world education summit...

Peter Tabichi, the 2019 Global Teacher winner, has joined educationists across the world to celebrate the International Day of Education...

 2020-01-25 21:47 

Standard Digital

Folly of modern parents splashing millions on their 'designer' babies...

Last week, a newspaper ran a story about some parents paying as much as Sh3.6 million for their tiny tots to attend kindergarten....

 2020-01-25 20:59 

Daily Nation

Speed up corruption cases...

It is the government's cardinal duty to ensure there is value for every coin of public money spent....

 2020-01-25 20:59 

Daily Nation

Avoid herd mentality in BBI deliberations...

We should not railroad citizens to accept a document without proper interrogation and alternative voices....

 2020-01-25 20:30 

Daily Nation

Ngong racing season opener Kenya Guineas too tough to predict...

The first Classic of Ngong racing season is always distinctive in every way....

 2020-01-25 20:25 

Daily Nation

Bizarre cases in courtrooms around the world...

Among the issues of concern to the CJ is the constant public refrain that cases take too long to conclude....

 2020-01-25 20:09 

News24

Tshwane speaker on Cogta MEC's decision to suspend her - 'it was a grave breach of separation of powers'...

The DA have argued that Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile's decision to suspend Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe should be put on hold pending a legal review as she would not be able to represent the DA's interest in council....

 2020-01-25 20:02 

Daily Nation

A cockroach's guide to surviving in a system...

In summary, lay low and remember your co-workers are the enemy....

 2020-01-25 20:02 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Mexican children take up arms in fight against drug gangs...

Children in Ayahualtempa train with rifles or makeshift guns to join the fight against drug cartels...

 2020-01-25 20:02 

Daily Nation

Look no further than Njonjo plight to understand Ruto's woes...

His arraignment in The Hague on crimes against humanity charges bound him to co-accused Uhuru Kenyatta....

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