Man shot dead by hotel manager in Kisumu

Otieno was shot thrice in his chest in the presence of his family.

Raila picks Mt Kenya, Rift Valley dream team

Duale, an ally of the DP, has said that contest in 2022 will be between Raila and Ruto

Former AFC Leopards vice-chair Shitsama killed in crash

Shitsama was headed to Malava for a family funeral.

Transfers looms as Coast drug war implicates senior cops

Sources said police have been ordered to return documents confiscated from Punjani's home.

'The Great Controversy' inside the SDA Church

Church rocked with claims of graft, plunder of' resources and negative ethnicity.

The sugar daddy evolution in Kenya

Once a side hustle for poor campus girls, it's become a normal lifestyle choice

Former saloonist mints millions emptying school toilets

Wanja said that being a Co-director does not stop her from doing the dirty work.

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CORRIDORS OF POWER

Corridors of Power

CORRIDORS OF POWER

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Costly benchmarking trips by MCAs are of no benefit to ...

Elgeyo Marakwet MCAs' benchmarking trip to Congo should have been made to neighbouring Kakamega.

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Benefits of CCTV cameras outweigh disadvantages

Kenya CCTV policy does not propose tracking people through facial recognition software

KRA’s march against counterfeits

Team on overdrive to ensure an economy that is free of counterfeits.

Great ideas rot on state shelves to favour the powerful

Other countries benchmark here and implement them successfully, why can't we?

Costly benchmarking trips by MCAs are of no benefit to ...

Elgeyo Marakwet MCAs' benchmarking trip to Congo should have been made to neighbouring ...

Great ideas rot on state shelves to favour the powerful

Other countries benchmark here and implement them successfully, why can't we?

CBC won’t shoot economy up while corruption thrives

Youths have skills to make a living but powerful cartels beat them to successful ...

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Dear Entrepreneur, You Need Rest

The common excuse that entrepreneurs have is: “I am so busy.” Hence, they get rest off the table

Central Bank issues an alert on illegal forex traders

The banking regulator said those platforms are downloadable on Google Play and Apple App ...

Diani Reef Hotel to expands with additional 114 new rooms

The facility, which sits on a 40-acre parcel of land, currently has 143 rooms.

KPA lures shipping lines to Lamu despite poor infrastructure

The region is also prone to terror attacks with frequent IED explosions on the roads

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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Manvir wins KCB Kilifi rally as chager clings on KNRC lead

Chager still leads the KNRC series despite finishing second.

Kakamega high school start well in East Africa Games

Mwenda said they are targeting a podium finish at the annual event.

Balotelli’s Flamengo move hit a snag after £4m contract ...

The 29-year-old was released by Ligue 1 side Marseille earlier this summer.

Eldoret pro Simwa to highlight Nakuru’s All Captains Prize ...

This is the first-ever All Captains Prize that has attracted 112 entries.

Kayole Starlets risk chop from league

Kibera Girls Soccer Academy have missed one game with nine matches remaining in current ...

Kamworor, Waithaka, Rhonex tipped for world championships

The national championships will start on Tuesday and run all the way to Friday.

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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.