Kenya

Africa: Kenyan Media Group Trolled By Pro-Ruling Party Activists

press release Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns a social media campaign designed to smear and intimidate Kenya's leading...

Kenya: How to Stay Warm As ‘Winter’ Persists in Nairobi, Central

By Nicholas Komu, Agewa MagutThe end of the popular HBO television series Game of Thrones left behind the...

Kenya: Attempt to Block Budget Reading Flops As Court Declines to Hear Applicants

By Racheal MburuNairobi — An attempt to block the presentation of the 2019/20 financial year budget at the...

Kenya: NMG Shareholders to Earn $9.42m After $10m Profit

By Brian NgugiNation Media Group shareholders are set to earn Ksh942.7 million ($9.427 million) after the company declared...

Kenya: Treasury CS Henry Rotich Presents the Budget

By Anita ChepkoechKenya will spend Sh3.02 trillion in the new financial year that starts in two weeks. National...

Kenya: Cabinet Okays Budget Estimates Ahead of Presentation in Parliament

By Jeremiah WakayaNairobi — The Cabinet has endorsed Budget Estimates for the 2019/20 financial year due for presentation...

Kenya: Govt Borrowing a Big Concern for Kenyans

Kenyans have expressed concerns at the rate in which the government has expanded its borrowing capacity. Speaking to...

Kenya: High Price of Maize Flour Hurts Poor Families

By Caroline Njung'eConsolata Nyawanga and her family eat ugali every day. Before she leaves home for Nairobi's central...

Kenya: Having Kenyatta Statue On New Bank Notes in Order

By Muthoni Thang'waThe statue of Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the first president of Kenya, or any other statue can...

Kenya: Many Women in Marsabit Still Deliver At Home, Report Shows

By Jacob WalterWhile giving birth should never be a deadly affair, many women die in Marsabit County while...

Kenya: Strathmore Wins Prestigious International Trade Law Award

Photo: ELSA The winning team from Strathmore University who won an international competition, from left, Mishael Wambua, Maleehah...

Kenya: Why Chiromo Lane Will Remain Partially Closed for the Next Seven Months

By Hilary KimuyuChiromo Lane in Westlands Nairobi will be closed from Wednesday June 15 to January 15, 2020...

Kenya: Man Found Dead in Hotel Room After Bonking Escapade Turns Tragic

By Nairobi News ReporterIt was meant to be a night of passion and merrymaking but ended with a...

Kenya: Fake New Banknotes in Circulation – Here’s How You Can Tell the Difference

By Sylvania AmbaniWith some small scale traders said to be refusing to accept the new banknotes, due to...

Congo-Kinshasa/Kenya: Migne Explains Why He Will Field Reserve Players in Friendly Against DRC

By David KwalimwaHarambee Stars coach Sebastian Migne says he will hand his reserve defenders the chance to prove...

Kenya: Stars Hire Professional Chef Services in Paris

By Timothy OlobuluParis, France — Harambee Stars players were beginning to get a little bit homesick, not much...

Kenyan Marathon Runner Banned After Failing Doping Test

By BBC SportKenyan marathon runner Felix Kirwa has been suspended from competition for nine months after testing positive...

Kenyans Want Government to Reduce Prices of Basic Commodities

By Julie OwinoKenyans expect the government to reduce the prices of basic commodities as the Treasury Cabinet Secretary...

Kenya: Britain Names Jane Marriott As First Woman Envoy to Kenya

By Anita ChepkoechBritain has for the first time appointed a woman as a British High Commissioner to Kenya....

Kenya: Policeman and a Civilian Arrested for Impersonating Nacada Officials

By JOSEPH MURAYATwo people have been arrested for impersonation after they were found harassing the public in the...

Kenya: 10 Shortlisted for IEBC CEO Job to Replace Chiloba

Photo: The Nation IEBC Chair Wafula Chebukati and his deputy Consolata Maina (file photo). By Simon NdongaNairobi —...

Kenya: Ngilu Tells Court Fire Truck That Killed Ex-Mayor Was After Her

By Kitavi MutuaKitui Governor Charity Ngilu Wednesday recounted how she narrowly escaped death when a county fire engine...

Kenya: Rotich Set to Present Sh3.02trn Budget

Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich is preparing to table this year's budget on Thursday afternoon with higher taxes...

Kenya: Debt, Salaries to Get Lion’s Share of Sh3trn Budget

By Paul WafulaKenya will spend Sh3.02 trillion in the new financial year that starts in two weeks. This...

Kenya: Tough Times for Kenyans As Rotich Prepares to Unveil Sh3.02trn Budget

Nairobi — Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich is preparing to table this year's budget on Thursday afternoon with...

Kenya: Funyula Locals Accuse Coca-Cola of Selling Bad Drink

By Gaitano PessaSome 58 people are accusing soft drinks giant Coca Cola of selling them contaminated drinks, in...

Kenya: All Set for Koroga Festival This Weekend At Tatu City

By Hilary KimuyuAll is set for the 26th edition of Capital FM's Koroga Festival, which will be hosted...

Kenyan FGM Survivor’s Film Urges Women Not to ‘Die in Silence’

By Kate RyanNew York — As a 10-year-old in rural Kenya, Beryl Magoko was not surprised when her...

Kenya: Sauti Sol’s ‘Extravaganza’ Is Their Best Song Ever

By Philip EtemesiI worry about a lot of things like money and the decreasing size of mandazis in...

Kenya: Spain Lauds Resolute War Against Corruption

By Simon NdongaMombasa — Spain has lauded President Uhuru Kenyatta over his unwavering war against corruption and economic...

Kenya: FBI Pledges U.S. Support in Graft War

By Simon NdongaNairobi — The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has pledged the US support in Kenya's' fight...

Kenya: Posta, Nairobi Stima Play-Off Date Set

By Brian YongaThe Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has released the dates for the two-legged promotion/relegation play-off match between...

Kenya: Google Doodle Honours Novelist Margaret Ogola

Photo: Google Kenyan writer Margaret Ogola. By Hilary KimuyuKenyan writer Dr Margaret Ogola, whose debut novel 'The River...

Kenya: Sauti Sol Launch Their Music Label in ‘Extravaganza’ Style

Photo: Sauti Sol/YouTube Sauti Sol have featured Bensoul, Nviiri the Storyteller, Crystal Asige and Kaskazini in their latest...

Kenya: I Will Keep the Government in Check, Says Mudavadi

By Brian OkindaAmani National Congress Party leader, Musalia Mudavadi says he has taken the role of keeping the...

Kenya: Nakuru Dairy Farmers Trained Ahead of Trade Fair

By Francis MureithiIn a bid to attract more farmers to this year's Nakuru Agricultural Society of Kenya (ASK)...

Kenya: Man Who Built Village Road in Murang’a Now Basks in Honour

Photo: Ndung'u Gachane/Daily Nation ABC Bank's Treasury and Financial Institutions General Manager Phillip Wambua (left) handing over a...

Kenya: Google Honours Kenyan Writer Margaret Atieno Ogola

Echoes of the award-winning novel The River and the Source continue to reverberate almost eight years after the...

Kenya: Recce Squad to Take Koroga Festival Security a Notch Higher At Tatu City

By Hilary KimuyuKoroga Festival will next month be celebrating their 27th edition in style for the fun-loving Nairobians...

Kenya: Excitement At Game Sanctuary Over World’s Only White Giraffe’s Pregnancy

By Sylvania AmbaniA white giraffe, which is said to be the only one of its kind in the...