Uhuru to flag off Kenya’s first crude oil shipment

According to Tullow, Kenya’s onshore fields in Turkana hold an estimated 560 million barrels of oil.

Census process to go on till 6am Monday - Oguna

This is in order to give as many households as possible the opportunity to be enumerated.

Appointment system for e-passport applicants

Those who had made their applications through online are directed to revisit ecitizen ...

Oguna: Do not politicise census

Census is to help government plan.

[PHOTO] David Rudisha injured in Nyamira road accident

The athlete's car was badly damaged

Census enumerator gang raped in Maseno

The suspects were hiding in a bush near the woman's gate.

Census: Amnesty urges Kenyans to report harassment

Organisation has received complaints of harassment when interviewees refuse to give ID ...

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Kewota should step in to prevent abuse of tutors by union

Media reports revealed some teachers had been deducted Sh200 union dues without their consent.

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Dismantling patriarchy

We picture a frustrated female who happily is involved in male-bashing.

Too little liability in the public sector reduces efficiency

Well-intentioned programmes undermined by inefficiency, wrong-headed priorities and ...

Saving the 'planet's lungs' Amazon is a global initiative

More than 72,000 fires have been reported in Brazil since January.

Too little liability in the public sector reduces efficiency

Well-intentioned programmes undermined by inefficiency, wrong-headed priorities and ...

Kewota should step in to prevent abuse of tutors by union

Media reports revealed some teachers had been deducted Sh200 union dues without their ...

Saving the 'planet's lungs' Amazon is a global initiative

More than 72,000 fires have been reported in Brazil since January.

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Trump to know about Japan deal during summit

Trump and Abe displayed their differences over North Korea’s missle launches.

Pope calls for global commitment to put out Amazon fires

We are all worried about the vast fires - Pope.

Tanzania says South Africa impounds Airbus plane

The plane had been scheduled to fly from the Oliver Tambo International Airport

Former Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley dies aged 66

Jaitley was admitted to All India Institute Medical Sciences in New Delhi on August 9.

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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Martusciello felt the team produced the required response, with no new faces selected in ...

United, Inter Milan set to finalise Sanchez loan deal today

The 30-year-old is in negotiations with the Serie A side over a season-long loan deal ...

Clubs must do more to stop scapegoating of black players

It is good that people like him and United’s young striker, Marcus Rashford, have had ...

Premier League referees admit they need better cameras

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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.