Let's not be cheap political ‘cows’, Mudavadi tells Western

ANC leader says those making inroads to Western have no genuine political partnerships.

Three arrested as Sonko stops demolition of Citam Church

Youth stormed church premises armed with pangas, attacked those within.

Siphoning fuel has dire consequences-Athi River residents ...

Instead of helping victims, most residents end up looting.

Ruto considering Muturi, Waiguru for 2022 running-mate

DP is walking a political tightrope to pick a candidate with immense political influence.

Fake gold: Raila says he blew the whistle

Raila admits he met the UAE ruler Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

Ashes to ashes: Acceptance of cremation as burial costs rise

As society changes, tradition is losing its hold and burials are becoming less elaborate.

How state officers sabotaged Galana Kulalu project

Senate session revealed how state officers orchestrated collapse of the model farm.






State must end insecurity in North Rift

Education, healthcare and other social activities have been disrupted


War on graft needs all arms of government

It is time the government considered changing the law to make mega corruption a capital ...

Tapping youth innovation to manage waste

Unemployed creative young people can come up with creative approaches to handling trash.

Public-private partnerships better than loans

Under PPP, private companies will build, maintain and operate roads

The forceful push of CBC raises suspicion of cartels in ...

Everyone expected that Magoha, with all his experience, would do things differently

Arrest of big fish mentioned in graft is a big show of PR

High-profile individuals roam free after being mentioned in corruption while petty ...

Curb retrogressive practices to reduce obstetric fistula

Condition occurs due to prolonged obstructed labour without treatment

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Obath to head Standard Chartered board

Net interest income increased by three per cent to Sh 5 billion, supported by interest from government securities

Saccos smile as lender pays highest dividends since listing

It is the highest payout to shareholders since the bank's listing of on NSE in December ...

Lack of credit slows house prices to five-year low

The price decline could be a pointer to a depressed market if sustained

Develop the right innovation attitude

So how do you develop the right innovation attitude? It’s simple: be at peace with ...


NSE top index sinks to a new year low

The poor performance of the top counter saw investors lose Sh142 billion in paper wealth.

Saccos urged to buy government bonds, invest at the NSE

In its draft 2019 National Co-operative Development policy, the alliance proposes that  ...

Bond trader Muhoro fined Sh208 million for illegal trading

Muhoro has also been banned from conducting bonds trading for 10 years.

Machine and human

With more productive years, the range of individual choices is extended.

The ‘Kachumbari bond’

Kenya sold $2.1bn of 'Kachumbari' Eurobonds last week.

Appreciate the innovation journey

The desire to see your organization successfully move through phases of innovation ...

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 ...



Majiwa expects more teams for the Mombasa tourney

Last year, 15 teams (10 men and five women) participated in the junior tournament

Over 50 chargers brace up for Rhino Charge in North Eastern

A record Sh183 million was raised last year in Rhino Charge

Sofapaka bags award and vows to push for the ‘Golden Boot’ ...

Kasumba said he is keen to clinch the individual award before focusing on the German deal

Kenya Under-20 team await government funding ahead of tour

Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) had presented a budget of Sh20m to the government

Agwanda determined to help the team finish in the top four

Sony silenced the much favoured Homeboyz 2-1 at Bukhungu Stadium.

Relegation scrap takes center stage as Kenya Premier League ...

Posta Rangers, Chemelil Sugar, Zoo Kericho and Vihiga United—are all separated by five ...


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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 ...


Kenyan economy creating less jobs - Economic Survey

Education, Agriculture and manufacturing sectors were leading employers

1,300 bullets, guns recovered last year - Economic survey

Police recovered 1,314 bullets in 2018 down from 2,653 recovered in 2017

Farms spur Kenya growth rebound in 2018 - report

The government expects the economy to grow by 6.3 percent in 2019

Nairobi, Kiambu lead in crimes - Economic Survey report

Number of crimes in the country rose from 77,992 in 2017 to 88,268 in 2018.