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19:18 Mombasa Woman Rep's office turned into a dumping site (photos)

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  • President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto warn Raila team

    June 21, 2017 7:36 PM 1

    President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto yesterday accused Opposition leader Raila Odinga of sowing seeds of discord among Kenyans. During a campaign tour of Murang’a, the President said the NASA presidential candidate was bent on dividing the nation. “How can a person who claims to be a national leader call for the eviction of one community

  • Mombasa Woman Rep's office turned into a dumping site (photos)

    June 21, 2017 7:18 PM 5

    Photos circulating online of a huge mountain of garbage outside the office of the Mombasa Woman Rep will definitely embarrass her. The garbage seem to have been there for days with questions being asked on why that has been allowed to happen. They were shared by Jubilee gubernatorial candidate Suleiman Shahbal who claimed he stumbled on the stinking

  • Rise in jumbo population lifts tourism recovery bid

    June 21, 2017 7:07 PM 1

    The population of elephants in Maasai Mara and Tsavo parks has increased to 15,360 elephants in three years on reduced poaching, offering a major boost to Kenya’s rebounding tourism sector. Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) said the two parks had 15,360 elephants in the period between February and May, up from 12,648 in 2014. KWS director-general Kitili Mbathi

  • Court dismisses IEBC decision to block Wavinya Ndeti’s candidature

    June 21, 2017 8:10 AM 3

    High Court has quashed decision by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) dispute resolution committee to block Wavinya Ndeti from contesting for Machakos governorship. The committee had defended its decision to bar Wavinya Ndeti from vying arguing that she employed political mischief, which was hatched by the Wiper Party to circumvent

  • GOOD FOR KENYA? National schools to admit day-scholars

    June 21, 2017 5:58 AM 9

    The Ministry of Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi’s proposal to have the 103 National schools in the admit day scholars is not good for the country. The CS while addressing the ongoing head teachers’ conference in Mombasa said the big schools ready to have day-class streams should make an application to the ministry, implying this was all set to be rolled

  • Why CS Nkaissery can just go ahead and 'arrest' Raila

    June 21, 2017 4:37 AM 5

    NASA flag-bearer Raila Odinga brushed off threats from Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery by saying that he is not scared of being sentenced to prison after statements he made during a rally in Kajiado. CS Nkaissery had asked the Director of Public Prosecutions to open a case against the former Prime Minister over what he termed as incitement

  • Kenyans react after former Ruto party stalwarts decamp to NASA

    June 21, 2017 4:16 AM 3

    Indeed this is the time to ditch the sinking ship that is Jubilee. It’s a known fact that when the ship is about to sink, the rats are the first to know and they always scamper for safety. Nothing new here. It seems some people are fine with the way things are. The high cost of living, unemployment and graft. We need a government that will address these

  • Tobiko orders release of writer Walter Menya, recalls case file

    June 20, 2017 9:58 PM 3

    Nation journalist Walter Menya, who had been held in police custody for two nights, on Tuesday walked home a free man following instructions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) that he be released unconditionally. State lawyer Daniel Karuri told court that the DPP had asked that Mr Menya be released on a free bond and should not be charged

  • Peter Kenneth blames DP Ruto for defeat

    June 20, 2017 9:00 PM 3

    Nairobi governor candidate Peter Kenneth has dragged Deputy President William Ruto into Nairobi County's charged politics. A day after his rival Senator Mike Sonko (Nairobi) asked him to shelve his political ambitions, Mr Kenneth, who is running as an independent candidate, said the DP had a hand in his miserable performance in the Jubilee Party primaries

  • Teachers face mass transfers in new order

    June 20, 2017 6:00 PM 1

    About 305,000 teachers are facing transfers following President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive on reallocation of existing staff to ensure equitable distribution across the country. The Head of State said some schools have more teachers than they require while others do not have adequate staff. In a speech read by Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i