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  • FKF institute contempt proceedings

    January 17, 2014 8:39 AM 8

    Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has instituted contempt proceedings against a top media house in Kenya over what it termed as malicious reports in their Wednesday edition. The newspaper reported that Football Kenya Federation (FKF) chairman Sam Nyamweya was quizzed by the anti-corruption commission over allegations of embezzlement. But Nyamweya rushed

  • Tourism ministry officials were again left with egg all over their faces

    January 17, 2014 7:35 AM 10

    Kenya Tourism ministry officials were again left with egg all over their faces after it became clear that their announcement of ‘imminent plans’ to build several hotels and leisure facilities at the site of the Bomas of Kenya in the Langata suburb of Nairobi were wildly premature. When it became obvious, that neither a feasibility study had been undertaken

  • NSSF bosses grilled over divisive Tassia project

    January 16, 2014 8:53 PM 7

    NSSF Chairman Adan Mohamed explained to the committee that the new figure was reached after the developer included all cost likely to be incurred during the development process. The committee had raised fears that the board may use workers’ money to fund the project but the chairman said that plot owners were to fully fund the project. “The infrastructure

  • Kenya mall gunman shouted 'We are Shebab': trial witness

    January 16, 2014 3:09 PM 14

    NAIROBI, Kenya – A witness in the trial of 4 men accused of helping the gunmen behind Kenya's Westgate mall massacre described Thursday, January 16, how an attacker shouted out his allegiance to Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab. "I saw two slim men in black head scarves and jungle green combat trousers, they had belts and ammunition," said Thomas Kamau

  • Standard Digital News

    January 16, 2014 2:39 PM 7

    NAIROBI, KENYA: The Anti-Terror Police Unit and other State security agencies are trailing suspicious financial transactions and illegal cash dealings for possible links to Al-Shabaab. The cash trails in question are those flowing in and out of Nairobi, Mombasa and parts of North Eastern Kenya, and are suspected to be financing the Somalia-based terrorists

  • Court blocks Waititu’s board appointment

    January 16, 2014 12:40 PM 8

    Justice Mumbi Ngugi issued the order after Benson Ritho moved to court to challenge the appointment saying Waititu’s character is questionable and he lacks good qualities to head public office. Ritho also told the court that Waititu has previously been charged with various offences and as such, he is not fit to serve in a public office. The Court has directed

  • Frankline Bett opts out of ODM polls

    January 16, 2014 9:16 AM 26

    Updated Thursday, January 16th 2014 at 12:07 GMT +3 Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has lost one of Orange Democratic Movement ( ODM) Kingpins in South Rift. The party Election Board chairman, Franklin Bett said the party leadership had asked him to serve in the same capacity in the forthcoming party elections but had declined the offer

  • Keriako Tobiko declares war on cyber criminals who steal Sh2 billion annually

    January 16, 2014 7:24 AM 12

    Updated Wednesday, January 15th 2014 at 21:39 GMT +3 NAIROBI, KENYA: Tech-savvy criminals have been defrauding individuals and institutions in the country of over Sh2 billion annually by use of the Internet and Information and Communication Technology (ICT). Director Public Prosecutor Keriako Tobiko said yesterday that cyber-crime was now a threat to the country’s

  • CS Charity Ngilu fights to retain rejected appointees

    January 16, 2014 7:16 AM 12

    Updated Wednesday, January 15th 2014 at 23:17 GMT +3 NAIROBI, KENYA: Lands, Housing and Urban Development Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu is headed for another clash with Parliament after ignoring its recommendations and is now seeking to regularise appointments that were rejected by MPs only two months ago. Ngilu has written to the Public Service Commission

  • Ruto exempted from ICC trial, but with conditions

    January 15, 2014 6:09 PM 22

    During the status conference set to discuss his application, Presiding Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji outlined to Ruto nine conditions during which his physical presence will be required. “The chamber hereby conditionally excuses Mr Ruto from continuous presence at trial,” Eboe-Osuji ruled as he read out conditions that the Deputy President will be required