Coast police boss transferred as war on drugs continues

Ocholla will be replaced by Rashid Yakub

Billionaire Humphrey Kariuki rearrested

He is facing several counts including forgery, money laundering, tax evasion among others.

MPs counter Munya, stop release of Sh10bn edible oil

Munya had ordered release of consignment, but Kebs found it unfit for consumption.

Uhuru nominates Gershom Otachi as new NLC chairperson

Former Labour CS Kazungu Kambi nominated to commission.

Cherargei summoned by DCI over Ruto remark

Senator made remarks during funeral.

Passaris reveals struggle with learning disability

She said that the condition makes her brain interchange words and figures.

Senator Isaac Mwaura's wife charged over traffic offences

Mwaura went to Milimani law courts to bail out his wife.

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Smoke-free snus will suppress efforts to end tobacco use

Introduction of such products to prevent effects on non-smokers exposes smokers to bigger risks.

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Local music sector at risk after ‘peanut’ payment of ...

Local music is played on many platforms for them to receive Sh2,500 as payment.

KDF attack on locals to avenge soldier taught wrong lesson

It was wrong of the soldiers to take action into their own hands, which residents are ...

Cane growers in Bungoma daunted by delayed pay

Farmers have complained about lack of seeds despite land being ready.

State should discard mercury-laced sugar before another ...

It should not be stored an an exhibit, it could be stolen same way it was stolen before.

Cane growers in Bungoma daunted by delayed pay

Farmers have complained about lack of seeds despite land being ready.

Smoke-free snus will suppress efforts to end tobacco use

Introduction of such products to prevent effects on non-smokers exposes smokers to bigger ...

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business

Intra-African trade declines to 14.4 per cent - AfDB

By comparison, inter-regional trade in Asia accounts for 59 per cent of total trade.

Africa Development Bank: Risks to growth increasing

The trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies has roiled global markets

Centum sells 100% of alcoholic firm to Danish EA

King Beverage Limited has been the distributor of global brand, Carlsberg beer since 2016 ...

MPs counter Munya, stop release of Sh10bn edible oil

Munya had ordered release of consignment, but Kebs found it unfit for consumption.

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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Luiz says he left Chelsea because of his ‘ambition’

Luiz is expected to become a big part of Gunners’ boss Unai Emery’s plans

Bruce blasts Newcastle players after second defeat

Newcastle lost 3-1 to Norwich at Carrow Road on Saturday.

Kakamega on course to reclaim East Africa rugby title

Kakamega will now face Namilyango College of Uganda

St Anthony's rue missed chances

St Anthony go down 1-0 to Buddo of Uganda

Zico wants to finish in the top three

Zico, who will be assisted by Godfrey Solo Oduor

Lampard demands stronger mentality from Chelsea stars after ...

The Blues manager’s homecoming was ruined by Wilfried Ndidi

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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.