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KNH set to receive Disaster and Emergency Fund

Kenyatta National Hospital CEO Lily Koros Tare, Board Chairman Jackson Mpaario and Cabinet Secretary to Health James Macharia during a breakfast stakeholders meeting at Serena hotel yesterday. photo/PATRICK VIDIJAKenyatta National Hospital, where almost all serious national emergencies are referred to, could soon start to receive...Read more

April 18, 2015

Raila tells Kisumu leaders to put aside differences and work together

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga being received at Kisumu County Assembly by among others GovernorJack Ranguma, Majority Leader Samwel Ong'ow (partly hidden), and Bob Ndolo (nominated MCA). Photo/Joseph OumaCORD leader Raila Odinga presided over a reconciliatory meeting on Saturday between Kisumu MCAs and the executive aimed...Read more

April 18, 2015

Joho sends 55 county officers packing over indiscipline

Mombasa governor Hassan Joho. Photo/FileFifty-five officers in the Mombasa county inspectorate department have been sent home over indiscipline. Mombasa...Read more

April 18, 2015

Mugabe 'shocked, disgusted' by South African anti-immigrant violence

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Saturday expressed shock and disgust at attacks on immigrants in neighbouring...Read more

April 18, 2015

Southern Bypass to remain closed until Sunday

Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero inspecting the Southern bypass. Photo/CourtesyTHE Southern Bypass will remain closed until Sunday, pending the completion of a 4km stretch, Nairobi Governor Evans...Read more

April 18, 2015

Duale should step aside over terrorism remarks - Nick Salat

KANU Secretary General Nick Salat. Photo/FileKANU Secretary General Nick Salat has challenged the leader of the Majority in the National Assembly Adan Duale to...Read more

April 18, 2015

Horror as hoax SMS sent by Garissa Attack victim turns 'prophetic'

Mourners plants 147 crosses bearing the Garissa attack victims. Photo/FileA hoax text message sent by one of the Garissa terror attack victims on April Fools’ Day turned out to be prophetic,...Read more

April 18, 2015

Garissa residents urged to volunteer information to fight terrorism

Security officers conduct a spontaneous check on a vehicle during the operation in Garissa. Photo/FileGarissa residents have been asked to volunteer information that will assist security agencies fight terrorism...Read more

April 18, 2015

State to pay KCPE, KCSE exam fee for 1.4 million candidates

A student sits for KCPE.Photo/FileSh2.9 billion paid in January to the Kenya National Examination Council, will cater to exam fees for 906,429 KCPE...Read more

April 17, 2015

Three to hang for stealing Sh20,000 goats

Three people found guilty of robbery with violence were sentenced to death at Nyando Law Courts on Thursday. Photo/COURTESYThree people found guilty of robbery with violence were sentenced to death at Nyando Law Courts on Thursday. Japheth...Read more

April 17, 2015

We have faith in Duale to lead war on terrorism - 40 MPs

Garissa County Governor Nathif Adam, National Assembly Majority leader Aden Duale and Mandera County Governor Ali Roba during a joint press conference for North Eastern leaders on April 6. Photo/PATRICK VIDIJAWe are confident that National Assembly Majority leader Aden Duale can lead the war against terror, North Eastern MPs...Read more

April 17, 2015

South Africa seeks diplomatic support to defeat 'demon' of xenophobic attacks

A group of foreign nationals threaten to defend themselves as police get between them and South Africans after a peace march against anti-immigrant violence in Durban on April 16. Photo/REUTERSSouth Africa sought diplomatic support from countries across the continent on Friday to defeat the "demon" of anti-...Read more

April 17, 2015

Swazuri celebrated Matiang'i appointment as Lands CS, calls for end to 'Ngilu mentality'

TAKE IT FROM ME: National Lands Commission Chairman Muhammad Swazuri at Lang?ata Road Primary School on January 20.Photo/Patrick VidijaThe National Land Commission has told off acting Lands minister Fred Matiang'i for 'disrespecting' the constitution...Read more

April 17, 2015

KNH to receive special fund for disasters - CS Macharia

Relatives and friends wait at the Kenyatta National Hospital emergency reception to see causalities of the April 2 Garissa University College terror attack that left 147 dead and 79 injured. Photo/ENOS TECHEKenyatta National Hospital is set to receive a special state fund for disasters and emergencies, Health CS James...Read more

April 17, 2015

ODM dismisses Ipsos presidential poll that named Uhuru most popular as mere propaganda

President Uhuru Kenyatta, Deputy President William Ruto, ODM leader Raila Odinga and Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka share a light moment at State House, Nairobi in April 2013. Photo/JUSTUS OCHIENGThe "suspect" Ipsos poll that rated President Uhuru Kenyatta as most popular was aimed at distracting the public, ODM...Read more

April 17, 2015

Uhuru appoints Eugene Wamalwa to cabinet, Mwathethe replaces Karangi as Defence Chief

Lt.Gen. Samson Mwathethe appointed new Chief of Defence Forces Photo/Monicah MwangiPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday appointed Eugene Wamalwa as Cabinet Secretary to a new Water and Irrigation services...Read more

April 17, 2015

Stolen trucks with Sh14 million fertiliser found in Naivasha, Nyeri

Fertilizers in a godown, Sh14m fertilizer was stolen along Naivasha -Mai-Mahiu road.Photo/fileHIGHWAY robbers on Wednesday night attacked two lorries ferrying fertiliser worth Sh14 million on the Naivasha-Mai...Read more

April 17, 2015

Court declines to order Nairobi County to reopen roundabouts

STATUS QUO: Lawyers Harrison Kinyanjui and Tom Ojienda at the Milimani law courts yesterday.Photo/Philip KamakyaMotorists using roads whose roundabouts have been closed will have to endure the heavy traffic snarl-ups after the High...Read more

April 17, 2015

Boda boda riders face arrest for overloading in crackdown on motorcycle crime

A boda boda operator along Mombasa-Malindi highway carrying three pasangers breaking safety rules by carying more than one passenger on his motorbike and not wearing protective gear. Photo/Norbert AllanThe Nairobi county security council has issued an arrest order for boda boda operators whose motorcycles have...Read more

April 17, 2015

Man, wife and two children die in road accident

A file photo of an accident, a man and his family died on the spot on Thursday during and accident along the Mwea-Embu road Photo/FileA family of four died in a road accident on Thursday along the Embu –Mwea highway in Kirinyaga County. The vehicle’s...Read more

April 17, 2015

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