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 2020-01-25 06:15 

Daily Nation

Who's next on chopping list? Curse of heading City Hall finance docket...

The office has had over six occupants in just over two years, who were suspended, fired or forced out....

 2020-01-25 06:10 

Standard Digital

You are not my 2022 candidate, Governor Tolgos now tells Ruto...

Tolgos says he speaks his mind and no amount of threats will cow him...

 2020-01-25 06:00 

Daily Nation

Weinstein drew up 'red flag list' of women, rape trial told...

The list was of individuals he was most concerned about, rape trial hears....

 2020-01-25 05:50 

Daily Nation

Saving the planet to saving face: Five highlights from Davos 2020...

Highlights from the world's biggest get-together of economic and business elite....

 2020-01-25 05:47 

News24

WATCH | Democratic prosecutors wrap up case against Trump...

Democratic prosecutors on Friday wrapped up three days of arguments for seeking Donald Trump's removal from office, as the US president's lawyers prepared to take their turn presenting his defense in the Senate's historic impeachment trial....

 2020-01-25 05:32 

News24

Australia confirms first coronavirus case...

Australia on Saturday confirmed its first case of the new coronavirus that has claimed 41 lives in China, becoming the latest country in a growing list to be affected by the illness....

 2020-01-25 05:30 

Standard Digital

We can now invest and live in peace, say Jomo dancers...

Nyakinyua Traditional Dancers were a favourite entertainment group for founding President and he promised to gift them land...

 2020-01-25 05:20 

Daily Nation

China virus death toll jumps to 41, cases soar to nearly 1,300...

At least 444 new cases have been found, raising the total to 1,287....

 2020-01-25 05:16 

Standard Digital

Standard fair attracts over 5,000...
 2020-01-25 05:16 

Standard Digital

On Nairobi leadership, we now know choices have consequences...

Don't get me wrong, I have great admiration for Mike Sonko as a politician....

 2020-01-25 05:15 

Standard Digital

Invest in research to stem disasters and reduce loss from locust threat...

Yesterday, a swarm invaded Kapedo on the border of Baringo and Turkana....

 2020-01-25 05:15 

Daily Nation

Democratic prosecutors wrap up case against Trump...

Trump's acquittal is virtually assured as Republicans hold a 53-47 majority in the Senate....

 2020-01-25 05:10 

News24

Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa might not survive DA FedEx this weekend...

Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa might be booted from the DA this weekend when the party's federal executive meets at its headquarters in Bruma, Johannesburg....

 2020-01-25 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Cross-Border Runners Brave Borders With Bribery in Zimbabwe...

About 25,000 people and 500 heavy trucks cross every 24 hours and, in summer, the temperatures are searing....

 2020-01-25 05:00 

Daily Nation

On matters biblical, spiritual belief, and marital in the land of matoke...

The liberalisation of the faith space has attracted all sorts of characters including fraudsters....

 2020-01-25 04:19 

Standard Digital

Counties bloc on course to deliver flagship projects...

LREB reaffirms its commitment to a better life for the people of the region...

 2020-01-25 04:19 

Standard Digital

Face-off ahead as Ruto allies plot for more clout on BBI...

The DP allies seek a big role in the planning and execution of the meetings and desist from war of words....

 2020-01-25 03:10 

Daily Nation

United can't use pitch as an excuse in FA Cup tie: Tranmere boss...

United's recent struggles under Solskjaer have been well-documented....

 2020-01-25 03:03 

Daily Nation

Faster, higher stronger: Not always the case at the Olympics...

The Olympic experience is personal, national and universal....

 2020-01-25 03:00 

Daily Nation

Ministry asked to speed up renovations at Kip Keino stadium...

Mutai said sponsors would also love to see the event attract big crowds....

 2020-01-25 02:37 

Mail & Guardian

Ceres residents fight 'unnecessary' water rationing...

Impoverished residents have sought legal advice after the Witzenberg Municipality withdrew indigent subsidies for those who refused to allow it to install water management devices....

 2020-01-25 02:30 

Daily Nation

Over 3,000 expected at rich Eldoret City Marathon race...

The top 20 finishers will receive prize money....

 2020-01-25 02:29 

Standard Digital

As we aspire for UN seat, state should promote human rights...

Police use tear gas, excessive force and live bullets to curb crime or peaceful protestors expressing dissent...

 2020-01-25 02:26 

Mail & Guardian

Would wage transparency work in SA?...

In Scandinavian countries, citizens can look up what any other citizen earns in an online national database. Could South Africa use a version of income transparency? Economists, as usual, are divided....

 2020-01-25 01:34 

Standard Digital

Sinister choral BBI rallies call for true patriots to stand up...

Instead of fostering unity the BBI report is causing divisions as voices of opposition are shunned...

 2020-01-25 00:39 

Standard Digital

Relief for needy students as fund releases Sh30m bursary...

Sh20 million was released to 3,400 secondary school students while Sh10 million will go to more than 1,000 students in colleges....

 2020-01-24 22:59 

Daily Nation

Confidence vote for Kenya...

Kenya hosted a successful World Under-18 Athletics Championships in 2017....

 2020-01-24 22:59 

Daily Nation

The three State arms must work together...

We advocate a structured engagement among the arms of the government....

 2020-01-24 22:59 

Daily Nation

Chiefs to help enforce 100pc secondary school transition...

CS Magoha says the government is keen to achieve its policy even if it means applying force....

 2020-01-24 22:49 

Standard Digital

100pc Form 1 transition order haunts school heads, parents...

By yesterday, about 20 per cent of the KCPE candidates had not joined secondary school...

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

To achieve food security, we must be seed secure...

For a society to be food secure, there must be seed security....

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Pioneer farmers: Rise and fall of pyrethrum as top-earning cash crop...

The sub-sector has had mixed fortunes; it was affected by the Great Depression, the World War II and draconian colonial laws...

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Why not farm sweet arrowroots on your kitchen garden?...

The technology requires a lot of precautions and one should not apply water used in the house on the plants....

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Without breaking the soil, farmer turns dry land into grain basket...

Stuart Barden turns his farm in arid machakos into a land of plenty using innovative technology....

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Agronomist notebook: The best way to spray crops...

Start by first knowing the target pests or diseases since some infestations start on the lower sides of the leaves...

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

A model dairy goat farm...

Ngumo's agribusiness is a good example of how one should keep the animals profitably...

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Solar bulbs, gas heater keep farmer's chickens warmer...

The farmer started the farm in August 2016, ploughing in the business Sh400,000 drawn from his savings and a loan from a family member....

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

Vet on call: Punish officials in vaccine saga to protect farmers...

Oil-based food and mouth disease vaccine was launched in 2017 but expired before it reached farmers...

 2020-01-24 22:35 

Daily Nation

You want a share of charcoal billions? Acacia is your tree...

It is native to Africa. The first Europeans to travel to the continent also called it 'Fever tree' because they wrongly believed that it caused malaria....

 2020-01-24 22:05 

Standard Digital

Teenager Gauff stuns Osaka in Melbourne...

Coco Gauff claimed the biggest win of her young career on Friday with a stunning upset of defending champion......

 2020-01-24 22:00 

Standard Digital

Killed and cremated? Unravelling Samburu dancer’s widow story : The Standard...

She found love in Malindi and denounced her Belgian citizenship for the rural life of Samburu....

 2020-01-24 22:00 

Standard Digital

Nakuru families battle bedbugs...

More than 4,000 households in the region were said to be affected by end of last year...

 2020-01-24 22:00 

Standard Digital

Kenya’s only four dogs that keep wildlife traffickers away : The Standard...

The four dogs have a monumental task of reducing, if not eliminating, illegal trade in wildlife items....

 2020-01-24 22:00 

Standard Digital

Stalled dream as ‘bad politics’ isolate Sh27m modern market : The Standard...

Construction of the new modern market was funded by the EU but the stalls are yet to be occupied 12 years later...

 2020-01-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

The enduring allure of Robin Hoods...

Society's fascination with robbing the rich to feed the poor, whether fabricated or in real life, reveals a profound longing for justice and redistribution in a capitalist world...

 2020-01-24 21:54 

Standard Digital

Glaring gaps in computer science classes hitting hard on job skills...

Outside universities, the study observed critical skill gaps within the ICT industry itself, especially in telecommunications....

 2020-01-24 21:54 

Standard Digital

New report pokes holes in Huduma Namba...

The government has been criticised for implementing the Huduma Namba digital identity system without involving the Kenyan public....

 2020-01-24 21:54 

Standard Digital

A celebration of victory against chains of slavery...

A contemporary art exhibition on the theme of slavery and identity has opened at Circle Art Gallery in Nairobi....

 2020-01-24 21:54 

Standard Digital

Artist uses paint to depict the real world, tell stories...

Realism is the style of art that he employs and draws inspiration from the works of Carravagio and Da Vinci, mostly painters...

 2020-01-24 21:54 

Standard Digital

Why Makerere's grand plan for Ruto institute smacks of deceit...

Beyond Ruto's impulsive craving to be President, I find it difficult to point one thing to warrant an entire institute in Makerere be named after him...

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