State House official critical of Ruto locked out of power

The official has become a physiologically battered man.

The hormonal excitement inside massage parlours

With these leisure hubs shrouded in mystery, the Star went on a fact-finding mission

Mudavadi's career marked by flip-flops, backtracking

Mudavdi has made abrupt reversals on issues, politicians throughout his career.

Easy money, weird demands: Inside 'massage' spas

Requests include massaging scrotums, licking ears and fingering anuses

Push and pull rocks Jubilee over internal elections

President Uhuru Kenyatta's allies want Jubilee Party polls deferred until BBI is handled.

Jubilee is on its deathbed

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Pope backs Iraqi call for its sovereignty to be respected

The Pope discussed the Middle East with US Vice President Mike Pence on Friday.

Don't mix 2022 politics with the BBI report - Ruto

Ruto said BBI will lose its meaning if the same people are speaking in every BBI meeting.

Turn BBI into a party - MP Kamket

Says party would be the 'third and final' liberation.

Kalonzo: I'll be happy to see Chebukati team go home

Says BBI report implementation will ensure free and fair elections.

Raila to Ruto: Why should I look for you?

Says Ruto was not a presidential candidate, so he had no business with him.

I'm iron, like a lion in Zion - Raila tells critics

Raila says 'nobody can stop reggae'.

BBI to help Coast solve historical land injustices

Coast politicians want government to buy land held by absentee landlords.

Murkomen changes tune, backs referendum

Says time for 'us vs them' is over.

Moses Kuria, Nyali MP fight for seats at BBI rally

Dignitaries forced to stand for some time after seats on dais run out.

Raila, Wetang'ula and Kalonzo arrive for BBI Mombasa rally

Raila and 10 allies wore matching white shirts with black stripes.

World

Pope backs Iraqi call for its sovereignty to be respected

The Pope discussed the Middle East with US Vice President Mike Pence on Friday.

Australia confirms first case of coronavirus

Australians urged not to travel to Hubei province.

China virus death toll rises to 41

Wuhan, other cities in Hubei province, in lockdown

Harvey Weinstein 'a seasoned sexual predator', trial told

The 67-year-old ex-movie mogul denies five charges, including rape and sexual assault.

Immune discovery 'may treat all cancer'

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Senate approves Trump impeachment trial plan

Trump was impeached last month by the House of Representatives.

China virus death toll rises to nine as pandemic fears mount

Signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, breathing difficulties.

Africa

Burundi President to get Sh53 million golden parachute

It also proposes that Nkurunziza be elevated to the title of "supreme leader"

Strive Masiyiwa pays Zimbabwe doctors to return to work

The billionaire will fund the doctors for six months.

Trump travel ban may include four African countries

Four countries are thought to be Nigeria, Tanzania, Sudan and Eritrea.

SA wedding venue refuses to host lesbian couple

Same-sex relations are legal in South Africa and protected in the constitution.

Africa's richest woman 'ripped off her country'

Isabel dos Santos got access to lucrative deals involving land, oil, diamonds, telecoms.

Top athlete flees anti-doping testers through the window

Anti-doping team had turned up unannounced at the training camp in Kapsabet.

'I caught HIV on a one-night stand'

A cautionary tale that reminds us that the virus is still spreading.

Ex-Angola President's daughter moots presidency run

Dos Santos is Africa's richest woman.

The Conversation

Ebola: Why cross-border risks for Kenya remain high

Kenya appears prepared, but a lot more can be done.

Kenyans participate in HIV vaccine trial

If the trial is successful, it will bring a new form of HIV prevention to people.

More than 50 dead in South Africa after heavy rains

President Cyril Ramaphosa will visit affected communities in both provinces.

How politics shapes the way African cities are run

Everyday politics boil over into multi-party politics and municipal governance

Why embracing indigenous languages could have major ...

Kenya is a multilingual country with over 42 different indigenous languages. In ...

How Nigeria has got better at running elections that are ...

The conduct of periodic, competitive, participatory, credible and non-violent elections ...

Shutting down the internet doesn’t work – but governments ...

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China virus death toll rises to 41

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