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22:01 Primacy of the law has been asserted in Kenya – but the aftermath is unpredictable

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04:13 Uhuru's govt hands Kenyan judiciary first blow after Supreme Court ruling

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15:45 Three bodies from Lake Nakuru helicopter crash retrieved

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07:58 Son to Bobmill mattreses tycoon shot dead during police raid

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17:06 Meet the 65 year-old minister for Youth in Nyeri county government

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07:54 Private chopper crashes into Lake Nakuru shortly after takeoff

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  • Kenya : Taxpayers lose billions of shillings due to State’s failure to defend suits by wily contractors

    May 25, 2014 11:47 PM 5

    Kenya: The recent Sh1.4 billion payments for Anglo Leasing contracts shines the spotlight on billions of taxpayers’ money squandered through shoddily defended civil cases against the State. The cases typically involve breach of contracts but are concluded in cunningly similar fashion; lost because State lawyers either put in weak defence or hastily agreed

  • Elders warn of secret plot to oust Kisumu Governor Jack Ranguma

    May 25, 2014 11:00 PM 5

    Updated Sunday, May 25th 2014 at 23:34 GMT +3 Kisumu, Kenya: Elders from Kisumu County have come to the defence of area governor Jack Ranguma over a planned impeachment by a group of residents dubbed ‘Kisumu Leaders Caucus’. Ranguma also dismissed his critics and urged them to support the development agenda of the county government. In a press statement

  • Anglo Leasing tycoon demands Sh3b for security-related deal

    May 25, 2014 8:52 PM 5

    Kenya: The Government last week paid Sh1.4 billion to two Anglo Leasing companies linked to business tycoon Anura Pereira, who now wants Sh3 billion for yet another controversial security-related contract. Lawyers representing Kenya could not convince judges in a Swiss court why the suspect contracts were cancelled by the State despite what seemed like obvious

  • Struggling Kenya's tourism hit by fresh travel advisories

    May 25, 2014 8:45 PM 7

    NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya is facing one of its toughest challenges in the tourism sector following a myriad of travel advisories slapped on the Kenya by key destinations. The already limping sector now has to content with fresh travel bans announced last week by the United Kingdom, United States of America, Germany and Canada. These are the main source

  • Deported drug trafficking suspect who sneaked back to Kenya murdered

    May 25, 2014 8:01 PM 14

    Updated Sunday, May 25th 2014 at 16:02 GMT +3 Nairobi, Kenya: One of the suspects who had been deported from Kenya over drug trafficking accusations and sneaked back to Nairobi has been found dead. Mystery surrounds the death of Komani Camara alia Boss Kamara of Guinea whose body was found on Saturday with gunshot wounds in the head. Kilimani division

  • Mike Sonko and Rachael shebesh in gun drama at city nightclub

    May 25, 2014 6:47 PM 18

    Updated Sunday, May 25th 2014 at 21:46 GMT +3 Nairobi, Kenya: Police are investigating Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko and Woman Representative Rachael Shebesh over an incident at a Nairobi nightclub on Saturday night. According to Sonko, Sh8.5 million Range Rover car is at the heart of the matter that ended with gunshots being fired. But other reports claimed

  • Kenya : Mystery as ‘drug kingpin’ Komani Camara found dead

    May 25, 2014 6:47 PM 9

    Nairobi, Kenya: A suspect who had been deported by Kenyan authorities over drug trafficking but sneaked back to Nairobi has been found dead. Mystery surrounds the death of Komani Camara alias Boss Kamara, whose body was found on Saturday with gunshot wounds in the head. He had been deported to Guinea but sneaked back into the country under unclear circumstances

  • Kenya : Senate warns Martin Wambora against spending

    May 25, 2014 6:11 PM 11

    Nairobi, Kenya: Elgeyo/Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has cautioned embattled Embu Governor Martin Wambora against undertaking any financial duties within the county even as he challenges his ouster in court. Murkomen, also chairman of the Senate committee on Devolved Government, said according to the House, Wambora stood impeached and would thus be held criminally

  • Advisories hit Kenya tourism

    May 25, 2014 3:59 PM 13

    NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya is facing one of its toughest challenges in the tourism sector following a myriad of travel advisories slapped on the Kenya by key destinations. The already limping sector now has to content with fresh travel bans announced last week by the United Kingdom, United States of America, Germany and Canada. These are the main source

  • Attack on ex-Mungiki leader linked to gang wars

    May 25, 2014 1:42 PM 16

    Njenga was attacked on Saturday while in a convoy along the Nyahururu-Oljororok Road by unknown men in a speeding vehicle who sprayed them with bullets. Photo/FILE. Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Ole Lenku on Sunday announced that the killings were linked to the persistent differences between gangs linked to Mungiki. “It has something to do with the infighting