Raila's 2022 secret card jolts Jubilee and Nasa

He has not declared he will vie but his actions since the handshake show he is preparing

Kikuyu benga musician John De Mathew dies after road crash

He was alone in the car when it rammed into a lorry near Blue Post Hotel in Thika.

Uncleared KDF and ICT ministry goods to be auctioned

Some 254 containers are set for disposal if not collected by September 17.

Weight gain – it’s not about calories

Weight gain is a hormonal imbalance, not a caloric imbalance.

Raila to chair ODM's top organ meeting on Kibra by-election

Jubilee, Wiper say they will not field a candidate but will support the ODM hopeful.

[VIDEO] Fire razes Githurai 45 Market

The fire has destroyed property worth millions at a timber and furniture yard.

Man narrates how ex-wife hired goons to beat him

Beatrice shouted thief !thief! And the men started beating me up.




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Church leaders should renew their calling

Individuals who claim to be raising funds for churches, turn out to be impostors.


Weight gain – it’s not about calories

Weight gain is a hormonal imbalance, not a caloric imbalance.

Costly benchmarking trips by MCAs are of no benefit to ...

Elgeyo Marakwet MCAs' benchmarking trip to Congo should have been made to neighbouring ...

Benefits of CCTV cameras outweigh disadvantages

Kenya CCTV policy does not propose tracking people through facial recognition software

Costly benchmarking trips by MCAs are of no benefit to ...

Elgeyo Marakwet MCAs' benchmarking trip to Congo should have been made to neighbouring ...

Great ideas rot on state shelves to favour the powerful

Other countries benchmark here and implement them successfully, why can't we?

CBC won’t shoot economy up while corruption thrives

Youths have skills to make a living but powerful cartels beat them to successful ...

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Safe Havens are priced for Armageddon now

Emerging and Frontier Markets look in big trouble this time around

I&M Bank in Sh300 million debt row with Hi-Plast Limited

This is the second time the court is stopping I&M Bank from auctioning a property

Cash payment still 'King' despite digital money growth- ...

Almost 90 per cent of dependents got their money in cash, 33 per cent via mobile money.

KICC defends its marketing costs, pushes for global ...

She said the management is looking to enter into seven new markets in its campaign


Somaliland to boost Kenya's miraa exports

Munya says govt finalising relationships already budgeted for the consulate.

Gold price drops sharply as trade talk hopes rise

Optimism around potential trade deal between the US and China to blame.

Kenya postpones launch of commodity exchange

The exchange will allow farmers to sell their produce at real-time market prices.

Nurturing an investor friendly regulatory environment

PPPs expected to deliver Big 4.

Feedback Loop Phenomenon

Allowing yuan to slide below 7 to dollar is watershed moment for currency markets.

Court dismisses bid to stop National Bank takeover

Court determined that the petition lacked merit as it failed to understand legal ...

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 ...



Kakamega mourns death of former AFC vice chairman

Shitsama was elected AFC Leopards vice chairman in 2016 under the leadership of Mule

New Sofapaka coach Alves confident as KPL season gets closer

Alves fielded all players in the friendly played at the Ruaraka Complex.

Bumper harvest await players at tonight's gala

LG have set aside products and Sh4m for the awards in addition to Sh1.6m for organisation ...

Kwanthanze on course, Lelmokwo stumble in Arusha

The Rift Valley side had on Saturday lost their opening five-set thriller in a (3-2) tie

Arsenal wanted to get rid of me, says Van Persie

Van Persie said he’d supported United as a child and had ‘listened to the little boy ...

Kamusinga ready to turn tables on defending champions

The Western Region outfit will play defending champions Kibuli of Uganda


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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 ...


How Rotich plans to spend your money

Country mired in debt, forcing govt to borrow from Peter to pay Paul.

Six things Kenyans expect from Rotich in today's budget

Reduced taxes, commodity prices and lower manufacturing costs top Kenyans' priorities.

Kenyans fear higher taxes to finance budget

Cofek says CS needs to set realistic budget given expected fall in revenue projections.

How to raise revenue key in Rotich's budget

We expect much more than the lines that money will be spent on, but how it will be raised.

City Hall drafting supplementary budget to pay Sh2.7 debt

Money will settle debts owed to small suppliers, legal fees and works.

Budget Day: Heightened security around Parliament

People accessing the premises are thoroughly frisked at the the gate.

End budget stalemate that endangers counties, devolution

Stalemate between the Senators and MPs speaks volumes about the vested interests.

State to spend Sh80bn more in 2018-19 supplementary budget

Senate needed Sh500 million for oversight of county governments.

Cabinet approves 2019/2020 budget statement

Budget outlines new expenditures and taxation measures to fund the Sh3.02 trillion budget.

Rotich announces new austerity measures to cut spending

Government to adopt a policy of no new projects to ensure completion of existing ones.

Education sector wins big in Rotich’s 2019-20 budget

Universities to be scrapped or merged in reforms aimed at enhancing management.

You will pay more for boda boda, tuk tuk ride

Boda boda owners will now be required to insure their passengers.

Government sets aside Sh450 billion for Uhuru's Big 4

UHC gets 47.8 billion with additional of Sh7.9 billion from the Sports Fund.

Matiangi's docket gets lion's share in security budget

The Interior Ministry has been allocated Sh140 billion in the 2019/2020 budget.

Blow for gamblers, drinkers in Rotich's budget

Rotich proposed excise duty on betting at the rate of 10 per cent of the amount staked.