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Inside Uhuru's four year struggle to tame graft

Close to 1,000 individuals have been charged in court for graft since Uhuru became President.

Supermarkets take weight problems to the village

A study indicates as they expand, they influence dietary habits for the worse

Corridors of Power

Some CECs, according to an insider, have vowed to frustrate Kerich who was elevated on ...

Expert Comment: DPP has acted boldly in Rotich case

These cases still have to be acted upon boldly in the same way as the one involving the ...

Supreme Court hesitant to handle revenue Bill case

Judges wonder why Parliament is dragging them into a matter they can resolve

How the country's money men were humbled in court

Treasury CS was a familiar figure holding the country's budget in the iconic briefcase ...

Three girls plotted to poison classmate over romance

Police report shows they had conspired to lace victim’s meal with Phenolphthalein from ...

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CORRIDORS OF POWER

CORRIDORS OF POWER

CORRIDORS OF POWER

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Raise cancer awareness and support caregivers

Theproblem we currently have as a nation is at the sensitisation level.

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Human the weakest link in privacy rights

If you are using a free service then you are the product, your data is the price.

Implementing TJRC report best route for Kenya

Commission was presented with a wealth of information and creative ideas for ...

Beware the blinding power bug

When bitten, opportunistic victims forget history.

Raise cancer awareness and support caregivers

Theproblem we currently have as a nation is at the sensitisation level.

Poor state of roads partly to blame for increased accidents

Potholes destroy vehicles and increase chances of accidents.

State can regulate betting without shutting firms down

Gaming industry has contributed to the economy, shutting them down denies state revenue.

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Shilling shaken as top Treasury officials charged

The arrests at the Exchequer have lowered the country’s sovereign bonds in the eyes international investors

Toyota Kenya targets insurance brokers with car loans

Vehicles available for financing are Toyota Rush, RAV4, Fortuner, Suzuki Ertiga.

Avoid last minute dash to change of new notes - KBA

Banks already anticipate pullbacks from unbanked Kenyans.

Inflation to maintain at average of 5 %

Treasury says range between 2.5 -7.5 % will cater for effects of external shocks.

markets

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.

Meru farmers get export market for bananas in Hungary

Plant started in 2004 in Abothuguchi Central.

Persuasion

Part of the problem is remembering where you spoke to whom, and about what!

US Rate Cut in three weeks a Racing Certainty

US Stock Markets have punched clean through to Fresh All Time Highs.

The Courage to Drive Innovation

If you succumb to fear, innovation can be hindered.

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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Parkroad’s coach Kanyi insists they are keen on promotion

Badgers have scored 21 goals—three more than closest challengers (KCA-U)

St Anthony’s seek revenge against Olbolsat next week

St Anthony’s manager Daniel Oronje said they will hunt the national title.

Four players dropped as Starlets enter second week of ...

The first leg of the qualifier has been slated for August 28  with second September 1.

Leopards upbeat ahead of season after massive recruitment

Leopards beefed their squad with six new acquisitions

Ulinzi Stars mentor their youth sides ahead of the season

The team had sessions with the two youth teams, culminating into an exhibition match

Bandari keeper Wanyika called up to Harambee Stars Chan ...

Siwa believes the gloveman will gain more experience courtesy of training with the ...

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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.