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  • Spurs advance as Alli double rocks Real Madrid

    November 2, 2017 5:49 AM 94

    London - Dele Alli fired Tottenham Hotspur into the Champions League last 16 as his brace inspired a swaggering 3-1 win over Real Madrid that condemned the troubled holders to their first group-stage defeat in five years. Alli put Tottenham ahead from close range in the first half and the England midfielder doubled their lead with a fine solo effort

  • Kabogo to fork out Sh100m for invading prime Westlands plot

    November 2, 2017 5:46 AM 96

    Former Kiambu Governor William Kabogo addressing the media at his residence in Kiambu on August 9, 2017 after losing his seat. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU By SAM KIPLAGAT Former Kiambu governor William Kabogo has been slapped with Sh100 million costs for illegally occupying a parcel of land in Nairobi’s Westlands. Further, Justice Elijah Obaga directed Mr Kabogo

  • Akombe heads back to work at UN

    November 2, 2017 5:43 AM 105

    Former IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe returned to work at United Nations Headquarters in New York City two weeks after she resigned from the electoral agency. Dr Akombe, who shocked many by resigning from the electoral commission less than a week to the repeat presidential election confirmed to the Nation that she had indeed resumed her job at the UN but with a caveat

  • Nasa supporters see Raila as a 'messiah'

    November 2, 2017 4:38 AM 93

    In some parts of Nyanza, where thousands hit the streets to block polling in last week's divisive vote, the re-election of Uhuru Kenyatta means nothing. "He's our messiah," nods Gordon Ochieng' sitting in the back row of a church in Nyalenda slum in Kisumu. The city was the epicentre of violent opposition protests against last week's deeply divisive

  • SA no longer on Atlas Merchant Capital’s investment radar

    November 2, 2017 4:09 AM 92

    Contrary to local analysts, CEO Bob Diamond says the local banking sector is established and valuations are high Atlas Merchant Capital, which earlier sought to bid for Barclays Africa, is not seeking more investment opportunities in SA. Founding partner Bob Diamond says the local banking sector is established and valuations are high. Atlas Merchant

  • A Year of Donald Trump: Key moments

    November 2, 2017 3:29 AM 85

    Delivered on the steps of the Capitol, Trump's grim-toned inauguration speech depicted America as an economic basket case overrun by crime, street gangs and other blight, and attacked the politicians standing by him on the podium as pampered opportunists who prospered in government while everyday people missed out. Trump pledged to stop "this American

  • Alli shines as Tottenham stun champions Real

    November 2, 2017 3:20 AM 25

    LONDON - Dele Alli condemned Champions League holders Real Madrid to a horrendous Wembley debut with two goals as Tottenham Hotspur reached the last 16 with a stunning 3-1 victory on Wednesday. The 21-year-old England midfielder, making his first appearance in this year’s competition after serving a three-game ban, scored either side of halftime on a memorable

  • Tottenham answer Mauricio Pochettino challenge to come of age with Real Madrid success

    November 1, 2017 11:36 PM 17

    Tottenham rose to their manager's challenge in the most emphatic fashion by storming to a famous victory over Real Madrid and sealing qualification for the Champions League knockout stages, writes Pete Hall. Having achieved so much progress in his short time at Tottenham, it is easy to forget that Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham project is still very much in its infancy

  • Tottenham beat holders Real to reach last 16

    November 1, 2017 9:46 PM 21

    LONDON, United Kingdom, Nov 1 – Dele Alli fired Tottenham Hotspur into the Champions League last 16 as his brace inspired a swaggering 3-1 win over Real Madrid that condemned the troubled holders to their first group-stage defeat in five years. Alli put Tottenham ahead from close range in the first half and the England midfielder doubled their lead with a fine solo effort

  • Okumbi names 28-man squad for Zambia friendly

    November 1, 2017 9:42 PM 21

    Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi has named a provisional squad of 28 local-based players for the friendly against Zambia. Goalkeepers: Boniface Oluoch (Gor Mahia), Gabriel Andika (AFC Leopards), Patrick Matasi (Posta Rangers). Defenders: Benard Ochieng (Vihiga United), Wellington Ochieng (Gor Mahia), Dennis Sikhayi (AFC Leopards), Jockins Atudo (Posta