Cuban doctors: State 'will not' negotiate with abductors

Says negotiating with criminals is not part of government policy.

Jared Otieno charged in fake gold conspiracy

Otieno and his co-accused will remain in custody until May 27 pending their bail ruling.

Monica Kimani's family opposes Jowie's release on bail

Justice James Wakiaga allowed the family seven days to file replying affidavits.

Kiambu, Kilifi lead in hate speech - NCIC report

A list of eight counties identified as hate speech hotspots are being monitored.

DCI officers fly to Dubai to record Ali Zandi statement

Zandi represents the Zlivia Company, a gold trading company based in Dubai.

Police clarify GSU presence during fake gold raid

On May 13, detectives impounding fake gold, eight cars and arrested 15 suspects.

Man detained for killing son, 10, after pooping in house

The boy was pronounced dead on arrival at the Wilmad Health Centre.




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Matiang'i should walk the talk on illegal immigrants

Over 500,000 Kenyans have been blacklisted by the CRB for not paying money they use for gambling.


Toilets, textbooks equally important

Toilet:pupil ratio is 1:200 for girls and 1:230 for boys against WHO recommendation of ...

New curriculum not a solution to Kenya's education problems

The subject of debate is whether the CBC system is an economically optimal solution.

Kenya's future is effective devolved governance

Devolution is a game changer in politics, governance and service delivery.

New curriculum not a solution to Kenya's education problems

The subject of debate is whether the CBC system is an economically optimal solution.

UHC will work only when the hospitals are fully refurbished

First step towards achieving this agenda is to fix the deplorable state of health ...

Lucrative charcoal trade has turned locals to heathens

Illegal trade destroying the environment.

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US temporarily eases trade restrictions on Huawei

US Commerce Department will allow Huawei to purchase American-made goods.

US Government 'underestimates' Huawei

The move marked an escalation in US efforts to block the Chinese company.

ARM Cement's Kenyan assets sold for Sh5 billion

ARM Cement was put under administration last August by some of its creditors.

Huawei says Kenyan market unshaken despite US trade ban

Huawei phones held 7.44 per cent for mobile vendor market share in Kenya for the 12 ...


NSE top index sinks to a new year low

The poor performance of the top counter saw investors lose Sh142 billion in paper wealth.

Saccos urged to buy government bonds, invest at the NSE

In its draft 2019 National Co-operative Development policy, the alliance proposes that  ...

Bond trader Muhoro fined Sh208 million for illegal trading

Muhoro has also been banned from conducting bonds trading for 10 years.

Appreciate the innovation journey

The desire to see your organization successfully move through phases of innovation ...

Digital government service delivery

Kenya has consistently set herself as a technological trendsetter in the sub-Saharan ...

Exactly what Iranian threats?

Deployment in response to indications of Iranian readiness to conduct offensive ...

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 ...

US identifying people with role in mortgage crisis

US Attorney General Eric Holder said last week he has given federal prosecutors a 90-day ...



Fans pay tribute to Ghana's Asamoah Gyan

He is retiring from international football.

Formula 1 legend Lauda dies at 70

Lauda, who underwent a lung transplant in August, "passed away peacefully" on Monday.

Golden State Warriors into fifth straight NBA finals

Stephen Curry, Draymond Green combined to claim game-clinching score in Portland.

Coach Kiki worried over KPA’s lack of scoring power

Kiki said while team defence is good, the offence is not as ruthless as it should be for ...

City Stadium to get new artificial turf  by latest next ...

Stadium to get artificial turf  by latest next month courtesy of City Hall.

Harambee Stars kick off Afcon/Chan preps at Moi Stadium, ...

The team is gearing up for a three-week camp in France.


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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 ...


Kenyan economy creating less jobs - Economic Survey

Education, Agriculture and manufacturing sectors were leading employers

1,300 bullets, guns recovered last year - Economic survey

Police recovered 1,314 bullets in 2018 down from 2,653 recovered in 2017

Farms spur Kenya growth rebound in 2018 - report

The government expects the economy to grow by 6.3 percent in 2019

Nairobi, Kiambu lead in crimes - Economic Survey report

Number of crimes in the country rose from 77,992 in 2017 to 88,268 in 2018.