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Kenya: 4 Held Over Sh2 Billion Bogus Notes, Fake Gold to Know Bail Fate Thursday Afternoon

By John OsoroNairobi — A Nairobi court will Thursday afternoon determine the fate of four suspects held over...

Kenya: Oktay Named February Coach of the Month

By Alex IsabokeNairobi — Gor Mahia's Hassan Oktay has been named the Fidelity Insurance Kenyan Premier League coach...

Kenya: Italian Dam Contractor CMC Di Ravenna Yet to Surrender Assets

By Eric MataraItalian contractor CMC di Ravenna has not surrendered any of the 98 vehicles and construction machinery...

Kenya: New Twist in Sh2 Billion Fake Notes Scandal at Barclays

By Vincent Achuka and Pauline KairuThe police could have stumbled on an international syndicate that dupes people into...

Kenya: World Poetry Day – Celebrating Kenyan Queens of Verse

By Abigail ArungaYou cannot start a story about poetry without a bit of poetry. "Every heart sings a...

Kenya: Gangla’s Prescription for Ailing Kenyan Rugby

By Ayumba AyodiNew Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) chairman Geoffrey Oduor Gangla has set his sights on reconstituting the...

Kenya: Medics Probe Kenya-Cuba Doctors Exchange Scheme

By Angela OketchThe government has sent a team of experts to Cuba to assess a doctors exchange programme...

Kenya: Treasury Yet to Release Funds for Over 200 Schools

By Ouma WanzalaMore than 200 secondary schools are yet to receive government funds, a few weeks to the...

Kenya/Morocco: Oktay – I Don’t Know Anything About Our Opponents

By Vincent OpiyoGor Mahia coach Hassan Oktay has confessed knowing nothing about their 2018/19 Confederation of African Football...

Kenya: Unilever and Kenya Dentists Association Join Forces to Boost Oral Hygiene

Kajiado — Unilever East Africa in partnership with the Kenya Dentists Association (KDA) joined the world in marking...

Kenya: 4 Suspects Due in Court Over Fake Currency Saga

By Simon NdongaNairobi — Four suspects are expected in court on Thursday to face charges of fraud following...

Kenya: Chief Who Revealed Starvation Deaths Sacked for Drunkenness, Says Matiang’i

By Sylvania AmbaniA chief in Baringo County who revealed that a man had died of starvation had been...

Kenya: Man Dies After Sex Marathon With Girlfriend in Lodging

Police in Migori are investigating circumstances under which a 36-year-old man died after spending a night in a...

Kenya: Fake Currency Suspect Eric Adede Collects Second Safe Box From Barclays Bank

By John KamauBarclays Bank has identified another safe deposit box registered in the name of Mr Eric Adede,...

Kenya: Dennis Itumbi Badly Exposes DP Ruto’s Wife to Ridicule With Old Photos

By Eddy KageraAn attempt by State House Secretary of Digital Communication Dennis Itumbi to make the wife DP...

Kenya: How Board Members Tried to Fix Tenders at Nairobi Hospital

An audit into a controversial tender for insurance at the Nairobi Hospital has unearthed attempts by some board...

Kenya: Famine Lays Bare Rot in the Nation and Counties

editorial The food crisis that has gripped several parts of the country requires quick intervention. Importantly, it should...

Kenya: Factsheet – Why China’s Fish Is Set to Stay On Kenya’s Menu

Researched by Sam Waruingeh and Alphonce Shiundu Despite rumblings of discontent over a "flood" of cheap imports from...

Kenya: Locals Die of Hunger as State Downplays Situation

By Florah Koech and Sammy LuttaTwo more people were on Tuesday reported to have died of hunger in...

Kenya: How One Kenyan Teacher Is Lifting His Students Out of Poverty With Science

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe — Keriko Mixed Day Secondary School in Nakuru County, situated in a remote, semi-arid part of...

Kenya: Gangla Elected New Kenya Rugby Union Chair

By Timothy OlobuluNairobi — Geoffrey Oduor Gangla has been elected as the new Kenya Rugby Union chairman after...

Kenya: CJ Maraga, 4 Other Judges Get 14 Days to Respond to Petitions

By Jeremiah WakayaNairobi — Five Supreme Court Judges among them Chief Justice David Maraga have two weeks to...

Kenya: DP Ruto Insists No Deaths As a Result of Crippling Drought

Photo: Delfin Mugo/Daily Nation Lydia Ekeno with her seven-month old baby girl, who was diagnosed with severe acute...

Kenya: Zambian Envoy to Kenya Succumbs to Injuries After Road Accident

Photo: Daily Nation Four diplomats from Zambia and Botswana were involved in a road accident at Lukenya bridge...

Kenya: Muturi to Rule on JKIA Takeover Report Thursday

By Laban WanambisiNairobi — National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi will on Thursday rule whether the Public Investments Committee...

Kenya: Top Seven Rooftop Restaurants in Nairobi

Nairobi has awesome rooftop restaurants with great food, well- made cocktails, and Instagram-worthy views. Without any special listing...

Kenya: President Kenyatta to Deliver State of the Nation Address April 4

Photo: Nairobi News President Uhuru Kenyatta fields questions from Kenyans during a past virtual interaction on Facebook from...

Kenya: With Photos, Kenyans Say #WeCannotIgnore 1 Million Hungry People

By Nita BhallaNairobi — Prominent Kenyans shared pictures of drought-hit communities on Twitter on Tuesday, calling for greater...

Kenya: No Drought Deaths in Kenya, No Food Crisis, Ruto Insists

By Mohamed AhmedDeputy President William Ruto has insisted that no Kenyan has starved to death because of the...

Kenya: Rachael Ruto Slammed for Donating Omo to Starving Turkana Residents

By Sylvania AmbaniDeputy President William Ruto's wife, Rachel Ruto, was on the receiving end on Wednesday after a...

Kenya: Charles Keter Declines to Answer Queries On Sh74bn Project

By Samwel OwinoA standoff ensued between a Senate committee and Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter on Wednesday. Mr...

Kenya: Economy to Lose Sh500bn If Buildings Earmarked for Demolition Brought Down

By Njoki KihiuNairobi — The Nairobi Regeneration team has said the demolition of buildings on riparian land if...

Kenya: DCI Officers On the Spot in Murang’a Family Property Row

By Ndung'u GachaneA family in a property dispute has accused officers attached to Directorate of Criminal Investigations in...

Somalia: Leaders Jittery Over KDF’s Military Base Pullout

Leaders in Somalia are questioning the recent abandonment of a military base in the country by Kenya Defence...

Kenya: Misuse of CDF Money Rampant, Says Auditor General

By Samwel OwinoMisuse of the National Government-Constituency Development Fund (NG-CDF) continues unabated according to the latest audit report...

Kenya: Man Wants Judge Mohammed Warsame Probed, Fired

By Sam KiplagatA Kenyan has petitioned the Judicial Service Commission to investigate the conduct of Court of Appeal...

Kenya: Demolition of City Buildings Illegally Erected on Kenya Power Wayleaves Halted

By Collins OmuloDemolitions of illegal buildings erected on Kenya Power electricity lines have been halted up to next...

Kenya: Taskforce to Streamline Boda Boda Sector Formed

By Collins OmuloThe government has formed a 13-member taskforce to streamline operations of the boda boda sector. The...

Zambian High Commissioner Brenda Muntemba Dies in Nairobi

By James KahongehZambian High Commissioner to Kenya Brenda Muntemba-Sichilembe has died in Nairobi. Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Macharia...

Kenya: Govt, China Talks on U.S.$3,7 Billion Railway Loan Underway

By Anita ChepkoechThe government is negotiating with China for a loan of about Sh370 billion to complete the...