Kenya

Kenya: Study Shows Most Varsity Students Prefer Electoral College Voting

By Ouma WanzalaUniversity students support the new voting system of electing their leaders through an electoral college as...

Africa: Climate and Mortality Rates in Kenya, Mali, and Malawi – What We Found

analysis By Baishali BakshiAfrican countries are hit by far fewer natural disasters compared to the rest of the...

Kenya: Lupita’s Dad Reveals Why Oscar Winner Always ‘Sneaks’ Into the Country

By Thomas MatikoKisumu Governor Prof Anyang Nyong'o has explained why his daughter Lupita Nyong'o, who is an Oscar...

Kenya: Nakuru Hospitals Get Medical Supplies Worth Sh100 Million

By Phyllis Musasia and Nancy NaholiNakuru County on Monday distributed assorted medical supplies worth Sh100 million in an...

Kenya: Nairobians Earning Less That Sh49,000 a Month Spend Most Time on Social Media

By Lynet IgadwahNairobi residents earning between Sh30,000 and Sh49,000 a month spend the highest amount of time on...

Botswana: Kenya and Botswana Open New Chapter of Cooperation As They Sign Three Key Pacts

By PscuNairobi — Kenya and Botswana today signed three key agreements, opening a new chapter of cooperation between...

Kenya: City Hall Ejects Hawkers From City Market As Sonko Makes U-Turn On Earlier Directive

By Jemimah MueniNairobi — A standoff ensued at Nairobi's City Market on Tuesday afternoon as meat hawkers in...

Kenya-Tanzania Power Project 51pc Done

By Happy LazaroArusha — The government says it is satisfied with the progress in the construction of the...

Kenya: Hot Girl Summer? More Like Skate Gal Summer

As Tony Hawk says "I consider skateboarding an art form, a lifestyle and a sport. 'Action sport' would...

Kenya: Kvda Hit By Crisis After Bosses Arrested Over Dam Scandal

By Wycliff Kipsang and Barnabas BiiUncertainty has gripped the management of the Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) following...

Kenya: Kerio Dams Saga Suspects Seek to Be Freed On Bail

By Sam KiplagatDefence lawyers for the suspects charged on Tuesday over the multibillion-shilling Kimwarer and Arror dams scandal...

Kenya: 15 Ways Officials Plotted to Defraud Kimwarer and Arror Dams Funds

By Nyambega GisesaAccording to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji, by January, a total of Sh19.7...

Kenya: Untold Story of a Sh63 Billion Theft Scheme Planned in High Offices

By John KamauIn the boardroom of Kerio Valley Development Authority, greed and impunity met to hatch a brazen...

Kenya: Tourism PS Susan Koech’s Career Stained By Dam Scandal

The Tourism and Wildlife Principal Secretary Susan Koech has had a short career in the public service, whose...

Kenya: Haji Wants Suspects Named in Dams Scam Kicked Out of Office

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has written to the Head of Public Service ordering the suspension...

Kenya: Crucial Arror, Kimwarer Dams Designs Were Missing From Bids

By John KamauWhen the Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) requested for proposals for the funding, design, building and...

Kenya: DPP Tells Court Not Opposed to Rotich, Thugge’s Bail Applications

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — The Director of Public Prosecutions, Noordin Haji, on Tuesday told a magistrate court he...

Kenya: Rotich, Thugge Arrive at Milimani Court to Face Dams Scandal Charges

By Hilary KimuyuTreasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich and his Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge have arrived at Milimani Law...

Kenya: Treasury CS Rotich, Thugge Held in Court Cells

By Sam KiplagatTreasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich and the Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge have been charged in court...

Kenya: CS Rotich, PS Thugge and 8 Others Deny Graft Charges in Sh63 Billion Dams’ Scandal

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich, his Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge and eight others...

Kenya: Graft Purge Leaves Treasury in Crisis With Leadership Vacuum

By Paul WafulaThe arrest of two top officials at the National Treasury has left the most powerful government...

Kenya’s Finance Chief Rotich Due in Court Tuesday Over Corruption

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — Kenya's Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich was set to face charges in court Tuesday...

Kenya: #FirstClassBetrayal – Jobless Kenyans Post Certificates Online Hoping to Secure Employment

By Hilary KimuyuJobless Kenyans have swarmed social media to share their heartbreaking struggles in searching for employment to...

Kenya: Photos Do Not Prove a Marriage, Court Tells Woman in Property Case

By Joseph WanguiMarried people cannot use photographs as evidence of their union, the High Court in Embu has...

Kenya: Aviation Policy Shouldn’t Be Tied to KQ Fortunes

opinion By Kwame OwinoA few weeks ago, I provided a summary of a report drawn by a committee...

Kenya: Be Ready to Raise Your Child Alone, Zari Warns Tanasha

By Thomas MatikoZari Hassan has warned Tanasha Donna to be ready to raise her unborn child alone just...

Botswana to Lobby Kenya On Wildlife

By Mooketsi MojalemothoNairobi — It is in Botswana's to use bilateral engagements during President Dr Mokgweetis Masisi's state...

Kenya: Student Goes Into Hiding After Chopping Off Colleague’s Arm

By George OdiwuorA 16-year-old student from Homa Bay County has gone into hiding after allegedly chopping off the...

Kenya: Homa Bay Governor Awiti Set to Leave Aga Khan Hospital

By Justus Ochieng'Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti is set to leave the Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi...

FKF Name Interim CEO

In a move to deal with the bad publicity surrounding its leadership, Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Monday elevated...

Kenya: Arror, Kimwarer Dams Scandal Suspects Face Eight Charges

By Hellen GithaigaTreasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich presented himself at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters on...

Botswana: Lefhoko Hails Bilateral Relations

By Mooketsi MojalemothoNairobi — Botswana High Commissioner to Kenya, Mr Duke Lefhoko, says bilateral relations between the two...

Kenya: Dennis Itumbi Dismisses ‘Ridiculous’ Charges Over ‘Fake’ Ruto Murder Plot

By Hilary KimuyuState House Director of Digital and Media Dennis Itumbi has been charged over the alleged fake...

Kenya: Dams Scandal – CS Rotich, Thugge Under Detention, Waiting Court Appearance

By Amina WakoTreasury Secretary Henry Rotich and Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge have been placed under police detention after...

Kenya’s Finance Minister Arrested On Corruption Charges

Although hundreds of Kenyan officials face fraud charges, the detention of a sitting minister still came as a...

Kenya: No Avian and Swine Flu in Kenya, Ministry Says After Outbreak Fears

By Agewa MagutThe Ministry of Health has declared Kenya free of the avian and swine flu following a...

Kenya: American Bride ‘Undergoes FGM’ in Pokot Traditional Wedding – Video

By Thomas MatikoAn American missionary living in Baringo County braved female genital mutilation in order to fulfill the...

Kenya: Mrs Bonfire Sparks Storm With Advice to Couples On Flashy Weddings

By Amina WakoBonfire Adventures co-founder Sarah Kabu has urged couples not to shy away from asking for financial...

Kenya: Ruto – We Will Build 11 Stadiums By Next Year

By Thomas MatikoDeputy President William Ruto insists the government will build 11 stadiums across the country, even after...

Kenya: Driver ‘Pumps’ County Speaker’s Bodyguard With Bullets, Shoots Self

By Hilary KimuyuA bodyguard attached to Meru County Speaker Joseph Kaberia was on Sunday morning shot dead by...