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 clerks find 400 deserted homes in Kerio Valley

Many residents fled their homes long before the census exercise due to banditry attacks

How Kibra's 'irreducible minimum' will shape race

Replacement of the late MP might be a hard nut to crack for both big and fringe parties.

Five killed in Marsabit attack

The attack happened around 4am.

CORRIDORS OF POWER

A vocal MP from Kisii is buying old buses and fitting them with new seats before gifting ...

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iCMS a game changer in EAC trade facilitation

iCMS integrates and harmonises Customs processes into one system.

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State must conduct credible census, stand up and be counted

Last census was marred by data manipulation and glaring errors.

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.

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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[PHOTO] David Rudisha injured in Nyamira road accident

The athlete's car was badly damaged

Kenya surrender overall FEASSSA title to Uganda

Kenya finished second with 10 gold medals, 11 silvers and 6 bronze medals

Kenya beat Zambia to keep Victoria Cup hopes alive

The hosts outscored the visitors by four tries to one in entertaining match.

Kenya beat rivals Cameroon in opener

Kenya edged their 25-22 in the first set before winning the second set 25-21.

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.

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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.