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Trump wears mask in public for the first time

Trump walked by media gathered for a carefully staged photo opportunity.

Safety first for Spaniards voting amid new virus outbreaks

Officials have confirmed at least 161 COVID-19 cases in the Basque Country

Senior government official fearful of Uhuru reshuffle

The President read the riot act to him.

Vihiga allocates Sh30 million to Kazi Mtaani

Governor Wilber Ottichilo assents to Appropriations Bill, 2020.

Reproductive health Bill elicits heated debate

The Bill was vehemently opposed by religious leaders but a section of MPs and medical ...

How private tea factories are outdoing KTDA

Partial automation and strict controls are proving to be game changers

Two suspects arrested in possession of explosives in Eldoret

Among the two is a 68-year-old foreign national by the name Nasanga Ibrahim.

Maureen's family ask government not to hasten her burial

Politicians and fans have been asked to support her burial.

Kenya wins geothermal field’s dispute against WalAm Energy

WalAm Energy had sued the government for revoking its license.

Five dead after 'hostage situation' in SA church

40 people and dozens of weapons have been seized.

Health workers' allowances ready for disbursement

Plans are underway to ensure medics are  supported even as the virus continues to bite.

Provide free sanitary towels to all girls- Youth advocates

They have expressed concern over high rates of teen-pregnancies.

32% of Standard 7, 8 pupils cannot perform numeracy task – ...

26.3 per cent cannot tell what time it is while 8 per cent cannot tell day and date on ...

Mudavadi, Wetang'ula Luhya unity meeting finally takes off

Police had earlier blocked host MP's house.

Virus cases hit 9,726 as 278 more test positive

A total of 207,987 samples have been tested to date.

World

Trump wears mask in public for the first time

Trump walked by media gathered for a carefully staged photo opportunity.

Safety first for Spaniards voting amid new virus outbreaks

Officials have confirmed at least 161 COVID-19 cases in the Basque Country

2 more health workers succumb to virus - KMPDU

KMPDU hits out at government for failing to take care of medics.

Billionaire Musk's net worth zooms past Warren Buffett's

Musk's fortune rose by $6.07 billion.

Instagram to block LGBT 'conversion therapy' services

This year, 200,000 people have signed an online petition calling for action.

Trump 'still sees hydroxychloroquine as promising'

Trump told reporters in May he had started taking hydroxychloroquine.

Twitter hiring engineers to build new subscription platform

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Africa

Five dead after 'hostage situation' in SA church

40 people and dozens of weapons have been seized.

Malawi President Chakwera appoints family members to cabinet

President's former running mate has been appointed minister.

Ivory Coast prime minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly dies at 61

IVORYCOAST-POLITICS/PRIMEMINISTER (UPDATE 1, PIX, TV):UPDATE 1-Ivory Coast prime minister ...

Suicide bomber attacks port of Somali capital

The blast happened at a checkpoint near the port.

Uganda boda boda rider sets himself on fire 'over bribe'

Police spokesman says the entire traffic department is now under investigation for ...

Ethiopia singer buried amid ethnic unrest

At least 81 people have been killed in protests in Oromia since Hachalu was shot dead.

Funeral begins for Ethiopian singer who was killed

Farewell ceremony began with well-wishers laying wreaths in Ambo stadium.

Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji gets Oscars voting rights

Njaji starred and directed in Lionheart, which was Nigeria's first Oscar submission.

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 ...

As the internet continues to gain considerable power and agency around the world, many ...

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2 more health workers succumb to virus - KMPDU

KMPDU hits out at government for failing to take care of medics.

Mob beats up cop after confrontation over a mask

The officer suffered mild head injuries and a fracture.

Billionaire Musk's net worth zooms past Warren Buffett's

Musk's fortune rose by $6.07 billion.

UoN loses 2 staffers to Covid-19 - Kiama

Praises staff and students for 'indomitable' resolve during tough time.