Keroche's Tabitha Karanja, husband wanted for tax evasion

Accused of 10 counts of tax fraud, DPP orders them to appear in court.

Kenya gets AU endorsement for UN Security Council seat

Kenya garnered 37 votes against Djibouti’s 13 during the second round of voting.

All bars to be closed, lodgings to remain open during census

Bars countrywide to be closed from 5pm on Saturday.

I chewed Miraa, Linturi drunk Mursik to bind our marriage

Kitany, Linturi had to consume what they hadn't tasted before for the sake of their ...

US presidential candidate prides in Kenyan-made belt

Steyer wore the belt during one of his campaign videos.

Union gives KNH 14 days to pay higher salaries or else...

Workers threaten to go on strike.

Uhuru urges UN member states to back security council bid

AU backed Kenya's bid earlier on Wednesday.

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opinion

Careers success depends on person’s nature

The intelligence that excellent grades reveal is not a trustworthy predictor of excellence.

opinion

Telkom merger good deal in disruption era

The proposed combined entity will have enhanced scale and efficiency.

Handshake isn't a revolving fund

Handshake marketed as the vaccine for future post-election misadventures.

Report on pesticides should be wake up call

The reckless approach by authorities threatens life, makes it hard to export to Europe.

‘Rape drug’ bugizi plays major role in rise of sexual crimes

It is colourless, tasteless and odourless, making it perfect to lace food and drinks.

Census must record accurate data for devolution success

This will be the first census since devolution which raised prominence of numbers.

Incorporate moral lessons in CBC to boost war on graft

Increase in graft is a pointer to the deterioration of ethics among Kenyans.

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Delay costs pile on Kenya’s $5 billion Turkana oil project

A sharing formula of  70: 25: 5 ratio for national government, county and community was struck.

Safaricom added Sh601 billion to the economy, driven by 1M ...

The economic contribution was supported highly through the creation of jobs.

Port agencies reduced to avoid duplication

State agencies have until September 1, to integrate with the national single window system

Kenya launches the Commonwealth Business Women Network

According to Nana,the local chapter is to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment.

markets

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 ...

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Obiri, Kamworor lead Kenya team to Doha show

The top three qualify for the Kenyan team at the World Championships in Doha.

Tirop, Obiri book early ticket for global show

Tirop clocked 31:25.00 as Obiri settled for second place in 31:25.38.

Kenyan volleyball teams storm semis, basketballers on course

Kaya are also gunning for a semis slot but Joseph and Mary stand in their way in today’s ...

FKF unveil new Harambee Stars technical bench ahead 2021 ...

Tusker’s fitness trainer Enos Karani will work with Michael Igendia in the department.

Onyango promises tougher defence after emerging LG/SJAK ...

He said his target this season is to ensure they concede ten goals lesser than last ...

Misikhu power into semis with Nyamira just a step away

Kanga said it has been 10 years since they won the title.

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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

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2019-20 NATIONAL BUDGET

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.