Terrorists may be planning an attack on a Nairobi hotel- US

Hotel believed to be popular with tourists and business travellers.

Nelson Havi elected LSK president

Havi takes over from Allen Gichuhi, to serve for three years.

Lusaka suspends order to probe 'Nairobi takeover'

Debate occasioned by Murkomen who sought adjournment motion to discuss the matter.

KQ confirms Allan Kilavuka as CEO

Kilavuka takes over from Sebastian Mikosz whose term expired December last year.

Raila hits out at Ruto over 'hustler' brand

Raila: "The theft of public resources is now called hustling.

I'll not present my defense to the county assembly - Sonko

Elachi had given Sonko until Monday before 10.00 am to submit his written defense

CS Omamo to appear before Senate over coronavirus

Lusaka said the country is handling things lightly and is joking with Kenyan lives.



Sacked CEO's alcoholism shocks friends, ...


Population, Housing data is for planning not ethnic contest

But let us defer the parochial ‘tribal number’ politics for a minute and ask questions.


Maasai's demand for reserved seats valid

What we have here is a long-oppressed minority community crying out for justice.

Passion is grim; entails suffering

  • You can’t stop passion, or switch it off, tone it down, refrain from ...

If an African man likes you, he’ll feed you

We need to let go of western idea of love; relearn our own.

Cultural inequalities towards women expose them to HIV ...

Women between 10-24 twice as likely to contract virus as men.

Sonko-Uhuru deal will secure Nairobi's global hub status

Devolution in Nairobi is a story of betrayal and false hopes.

Police losing public trust due to rising cases of brutality

They should be able to control their emotions as they carry weapons.

Poll Of The Day

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26 February 2020


Mobile money subscribers more than Kenyan population

Kenya has 58.4 million mobile money subscribers, this is more than the total population of Kenya.According to the 2019 ...

Don’t let anyone devalue you

You are priceless and it’s scientifically proven that of the over seven billion people on ...

IMF's former Africa head nominated as the Fund's Deputy MD

Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on ...

Kenya's tourism sector in limbo as coronavirus enter Europe

  • The virus is causing mayhem in China, France and Italy among top ten key markets ...


Barclays to trade as Absa at the Nairobi Bourse

The change of ticker comes just a week after the lender concluded re-branding in Kenya.

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

Promoting Intra-EAC Trade

Following strenuous trade relationships between EAC partner states, signs of positive ...

Coaching culture steadily picking up in Africa

•Coaching opens your eyes to see the assets that you have and had been blind to •The ...

Commercial fish farming way to boost Kenya's dwindling ...

•Kenya's fish demand currently stands at more than 1 million tonnes against an annual ...

Affordable housing project attracts Sh3 trillion investment

Project expected to deliver one million housing units in next five years.

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



Kenya U-18 Sevens side pulls out of Nambia show

Kombo said they will focus on playing other age grade tournaments in South Africa and ...

Mandu appointed to WADA Committee

Mandu was rewarded for her role in the anti doping crusade by being appointed to WADA ...

Kisii County games moved to Cardinal Otunga, Mosocho

Gucha, Kitutu Central and Kisii Central sub-counties conclude their games

Kimani seek to turn around fortunes at Leopards

Ingwe face Chemelil in Kericho in their next KPL fixture.

Kimanzi spoilt for choice ahead of the Afcon qualifier ...

Stars will host the Islanders in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match

Kenya Sevens team go hunting in Los Angeles

Kenya lie 11th on the log with 25 points from four tournaments played.


Editor's Pick

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.


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 ...