I dreamt of your accident - De' Mathew's daughter

Her brother Tyrese apologized to the congregation for he was unable to continue with his tribute.

Let nobody come between us, De Mathew's wives say

They said their family is now stronger.

Uhuru hits out at betting firm owners

He said government will continue collecting taxes from gambling companies.

Census: Give false information and risk jail, Oguna warns

People will be counted based on where they were on the night of August 24 and 25.

Varsities to drop Business and Journalism degrees

Business of Administration is taught in 67 out of the 74 universities in the country.

Omtatah wins battle to have Busia land declared public

Justice Samuel Mukunya ruled that the disputed land belongs to the public.

Kenyan man jailed for life in the US for rape

The rape victim later died last year at the age of 75.

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State must conduct credible census, stand up and be counted

Last census was marred by data manipulation and glaring errors.

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UHC success relies on state of primary healthcare facilities

Availability of equipment directly affects diagnosis which affects treatment.

Grill all former KRA officials to catch elusive tax dodgers

Tax evasion dates from past Tax evasion dates from past yearsyears.

Does it matter where I was born? Count me where I dwell

Leaders should not ask people to move back to their counties of birth 'for budgetary ...

Grill all former KRA officials to catch elusive tax dodgers

Tax evasion dates from past Tax evasion dates from past yearsyears.

Does it matter where I was born? Count me where I dwell

Leaders should not ask people to move back to their counties of birth 'for budgetary ...

Cartoonists have a rare skill that is not celebrated enough

Editorial cartoonists are able to condense many matters in public discourse.

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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.

Tax on transfer of property faces obstacle

The proposal to increase Capital Gain tax from the current five per cent will lead to ...

Extended repayment term may not curb thirst for digital ...

The majority of mobile lending platforms in the country fall under this category.

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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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Lack of finances force Kayole to exit WPL

Sakwa said he has players with great potential but he cant keep them.

Umoja, Equity face off in crucial Premier League encounter

World Hope play Strathmore University Blades in another match-up.

Champs Warriors seek to extend Premier League lead

Butali have had enough time to prepare for the clash with their last coming on July 27.

Leopards suffer yet another preseason defeat

KCB take on Mathare in the last match today  as  their coach fine-tunes his squad.

Kakamega, Kamusinga defy odds to rule respective disciplines

The Kakamega result put them top of the pile with 36 points after winning all their six ...

Elite, unheralded athletes to battle for Kirdam road race ...

It is a good beginning and we hope the prizes will increase as the race gains ...

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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 ...

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.