Return operating licences to betting firms, MPs tell state

Lawmakers say the government's actions will kill the sports industry in the country.

Kabura charged afresh for money laundering in NYS scandal

The suspects were released on a cash bail of Sh300,000 each.

Waititu's Trojan horse falls apart

Governor rushed to court seeking to use a shortcut to be allowed back to office.

Linturi's wife Kitany testifies against him in divorce case

She told the court they performed a traditional wedding according to Nandi traditions.

Go back to your rural homes during census - Kang'ata

Senator says the move will help in the distribution of resources.

Senator Cherargei arrested by DCI over 'incitement' remarks

A contingent of officers was deployed at the home where Cherargei was arrested.

It was life on the fast lane for De' Mathew

He composed his first song while in Class Seven but his career took off in December 1986.






Waititu's Trojan horse falls apart

Governor rushed to court seeking to use a shortcut to be allowed back to office.


Western bypass brings only misery

Development must not be undertaken at the expense of the citizenry.

Dire climate report a siren on land use

We owe it to posterity to maintain a livable planet.

Why are magistrates' courts best in dispensing swift ...

courts that dispense justice swiftly take an average of 665 days to conclude civil and ...

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 ...

Poll Of The Day

Most Watched

20 August 2019


Kenya spent Sh33.7 billion to repay debts in July – Treasury

The country is currently in the spotlight for its high debt appetite

Jambojet partners with Little to offer discounted prices

The company said the a Sh150  discount is aimed at providing convenient travel to its ...

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


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 ...



FKF officially unveil Francis Kimanzi as new Stars coach

Kimanzi becomes the fourth coach to be appointed by the current FKF regime.

Manangoi, Cheruiyot line up for national championships as ...

World 1,500m champion Elijah Manangoi will renew rivalry with his brother George.

Mwamba cut KCB's lead to three points after Prinsloo sevens

Homeboyz skipper Augustine Lugonzo had levelled matters for the Deejays to send the game ...

President Uhuru tells Team Kenya to represent the country ...

President Kenyatta advised the team of 234 athletes to be disciplined, patriotic and to ...

Track legend Robert Ouko dies aged 70

He was among the pioneer student-athletes to obtain scholarships to the United States

Kandie shines as Kenya retain cross country title

Crispin timed 33:09.3, with Nenkampi taking silver in 33:12.7 while Chesang returned ...


Editor's Pick


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 ...


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.