Uhuru tells off legislators representing governors in court

President says professionals who take state or public offices should give up private practice.

Lenaola: Samburu man who rose to become Kenya's top Jurist

His judicial pronouncements have set him apart as a transformative judge.

Legislators who have represented colleagues in court

Among the most sought legal minds in the country are Orengo, Wako and Murkomen.

Uhuru directs law changes to make housing levy voluntary

President calls for revision to the legal requirement of the levy with immediate effect.

Kenya a river that flows in the source of greatness - Uhuru

As a way of returning the river to its course, the State is implementing Vision 2030.

Sonko rejects pressure to name his deputy

Top Jubilee operatives reached out to Sonko to name deputy to save county from crisis.

Eight shortlisted for post of UoN Vice-Chancellor

The former UoN VC Peter Mbithi was not among the 14 applicants for the top seat.

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Quickly pass the Bill to have deputy governors

The County Government Amendment Bill would force governors like Sonko to appoint a deputy to avoid a power vacuum

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Talk less, be proactive for good governance

What we lack is the commitment needed to actualise change.

Reviving collapsed rural economies no easy task

They have left nothing but misery and poverty all around.

A woman just can't seem to catch a break

It seems that some men keep morphing into stranger characters.

Too many lives at stake to not consider deal with Shabaab

Militant group has demanded that Kenya withdraws her troops from Somalia.

This Jamhuri finds Kenya in stitches, her capital in crisis

Governor of Kenya's capital is facing charges of graft, escape from prison.

Kuria’s try to incite Kikuyus to abandon Uhuru bound to fail

He implied the President has declared he will not support Ruto's bid.

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Coast hotels reap big as parks suffer from rains

Occupancy at most Coast hotels are expected to hit 100 per cent during Christmas and New Year.

Insurers opt for government securities

Last year’s poor performance of top counters at the NSE took its toll on insurance and ...

Small businesses ignored in policy formulation, Kepsa study

The assessment of MSME policy in eight horizontal and targeted policy dimensions built ...

M-Shwari disburses Sh430 billion loans in seven years

Customers have saved at least Sh4 billion in the kitty.

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Shilling strengthen on interest rate cap scrap

Commercial banks quoted the shilling at an average of 102.50 yesterday

[PHOTOS] Butichi casts his vote amid low turn out

Low turn out has been witnessed in Kibra constituency

Why banks setting interest rates is good for Kenya - Duale

Duale said the capping Bill of 2016 has negatively affected the economy.

Double Taxation Treaties can bolster Kenya’s investment ...

Kenya has directed numerous resources toward the conclusion of DTT’s

Culture rethink needed

Small changes may lead us to an organisational culture model that works in Africa

A global economic downturn

Emerging markets' exports growth is now falling almost as much as they did in the great ...

World Bank housing loan to lock out poor Kenyans

The facility will allow borrowers to repay the loan at between three, seven and 15 years.

Landlords stare at empty rooms as demand drops

Empty residential houses in Lavington, General Mathenge Road and TRM

Saudi sacks housing minister as shortage bites

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman replaced the housing minister last week after pledging to ...

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Ronaldo reacted angrily to pitch invader

Juventus had already qualified for the last 16 as group winners.

Ferrari boss ‘flattered’ by Hamilton’s interest

Ferrari CEO confirms Hamilton meetings with Elkann

Mourinho hopes to face Bayern again in ‘proper match’.

Mourinho said his rotation of the team had allowed him some more insight into his squad ...

Bayern forward Coman in knee splint after Champions League ...

injury may keep Coman out for the foreseeable future,

No one wants to face Liverpool in Champions League last 16, ...

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BBI: Moment Of Truth

BBI retains powerful President who appoints Prime Minister

BBI team says its report contains proposals in line with the views presented by Kenyans.

Inside the radical proposals of the BBI team

Team recommends return of Prime Minister with limited powers.

IEBC's new look under BBI

Chairperson to be handed more powers by doubling up as the Commission's CEO.

BBI proposes MP, MCA sitting allowances be abolished

High Court reinstated perks last year after the SRC scrapped them in 2017.

Nine key issues BBI report addresses

Uhuru has invited 100 leaders from 47 counties for public release on Wednesday.

BBI proposals will not lead to a referendum – Duale

Says referendum will definitely be divisive, with winners and losers.

BBI: Lock civil servants out of state tenders

Team recommends annual wealth declaration forms by public and state officers be made ...

How Uhuru-Raila power struggle birthed BBI

The BBI team was tasked, through public participation, to propose lasting solutions.

Uhuru: We are coming to the ground with BBI

To traverse the country to rally support for the Building Bridges Initiative report.

Anxiety across political divide ahead of BBI report release

Murathe has accused Ruto and his allies of wanting to dictate the BBI outcome.

BBI is a historic moment for honest debate on Kenya’s future

BBI should not be seen as a political campaign.

Ruto to Raila: Tell BBI changes you need

Ruto says BBI meant only to appease Opposition chief Raila.

We'll reject BBI if it frustrates devolution - Ruto allies

Leaders questioned if the BBI team got genuine views from Kenyans.

Publish BBI report swiftly, say Mt Kenya bosses

Sharp reactions from Mt Kenya over the BBI signal unease in the President's backyard.

Uhuru on BBI: I don't want a post, I'm tired

BBI will ensure that Kenyans do not spill blood anymore, Uhuru said.

Raila to Ruto : Don't get jittery over BBI report

Raila criticized Ruto and his allies for rejecting the BBI report before its made public.

How BBI became Uhuru's poisoned chalice

Ever since its formation, the BBI has become the target of political pun.

Mt Kenya legislators vow to reject parliamentary system

The leaders will hold a meeting after BBI releases its findings and state their position.

10 politicians turn heat on Ruto over BBI remarks

Proponents of BBI irked by Ruto's remarks on the initiative.

Delayed BBI report release triggers jitters

Silem murmurs in Raila's camp that Uhuru's backyard could be in a discrete plan to reject ...

President Uhuru's BBI headache

President faces dilemma over releasing BBI report and massive backyard rebellion.

BBI report to be made public on Wednesday

BBI taskforce concluded its findings last month.

BBI: Big win for women eyeing governor positions

Governor and deputy governor should be of the opposite sex

Counties to get 35% of national revenue in BBI proposal

Counties should be maintained as the focus of development implementation.

Ruto, Raila on the side of peace, back BBI

They have been seen to be on the opposite sides of the handshake.

December 26 proposed as National Culture Day

Day to be set aside to celebrate Kenya’s diverse cultures

Tax base to become broader if BBI proposals adopted

However, it recommends overall tax be made low.

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Mercury, lead found in sukuma wiki samples

You are better off buying sukuma wiki from local market than Supermarket.

EXCLUSIVE: When poor planning increases pollution

Walkabout with a mobile sensor showed serious levels of air pollution

EXCLUSIVE: Sickening water rocks three counties

Lab tests by the Star have established high levels of bacteria.

Mukuru fumes put 60 asthma patients a month in hospital

As we wait to be let into Maendeleo Learning Centre, smoke drifts over from the chimney ...