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November 2, 2017 12:02 PM Black Death WARNING: Now there are THREE types of killer Plague as bodycount rises to 127

DOCTORS are battling three forms of Black Death on plague-hit Madagascar where the death toll from the killer virus has climbed to 127. Medical experts from the World Health Organisation (WHO) have revealed cases of bubonic, septicaemic and pneumonic plague have all been found on the Indian Ocean island which is at the centre of a global epidemic alert 306

October 29, 2017 8:41 PM Relative calm returns to parts of the country hit by poll violence

Relative calm has returned to parts of the country hit by violent protests following the Thursday presidential election rerun. In Migori, normality has returned after three days of chaos, even as Vihiga Governor Wilbur Ottichilo condemned the brutality meted on residents of Majengo town during protests on Saturday. Shops and hotels opened in Migori town on Saturday 27

October 27, 2017 1:31 PM Jaguar fails to stop Saturday election

Starehe MP Charles Njagua, a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, on Friday lost a case to stop Saturday’s rescheduled presidential poll in four counties. Although John Mativo certified urgent two cases against the rescheduled election, the judge failed to issue temporary orders stopping the repeat poll but instead directed the parties to appear 29

October 27, 2017 7:30 AM Kenyans react to the NASA, Jubilee tea fiasco

A lazy Thursday evening as polling stations were closing and people were going about their lives was turned on its head when NASA and Jubilee politicians decided to go at each other on live TV. It was the fight that will forever be known as the “tea bill scuffle”. The fight between the two opposing parties led by NASA Mathare MP Anthony Oluoch and Jubilee 147

October 25, 2017 5:16 AM Count Dracula and the WHO

IT WAS a bit like appointing Count Dracula as the goodwill ambassador for the blood donor service. Truth is stranger than fiction, because fiction has to be plausible. Reality is under no such constraint, and regularly produces events that would never be credible in a novel. Like the decision last Thursday to appoint Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe as the World 38

October 23, 2017 5:48 PM Uhuru wraps up campaign with call for huge turnout, unity

President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday wrapped his two-month re-election campaign with a meet-the-people tour of Nairobi where he urged Kenyans to turn out in large numbers to vote in the October 26 fresh poll. President Kenyatta also assured Kenyans of adequate security before, on and after the voting day. “We are warning anyone who will be tempted to block 28

October 22, 2017 10:35 PM Man shot as city residents protest against suspicious meeting

One person was injured by a stray bullet as Nairobi's Lucky Summer residents protested against a meeting they suspected was being attended by members of the outlawed Mungiki sect. The residents questioned the motive of the group whose attendants said they were at a prayer meeting. The residents became suspicious when they noticed the absence of women 17

October 22, 2017 1:24 PM Man shot in Lucky Summer as residents storm Mungiki ‘prayer’ meeting

One person was injured by a bullet as Lucky Summer residents in Nairobi protested a meeting they suspected to be held by members of the outlawed Mungiki sect. The residents questioned the group’s motive which was said to be at a prayer meeting where women were conspicuously absent with some bizarre acts also reported. “Which prayer meeting happens without 14

October 22, 2017 6:34 AM Jkuat graduate falls victim to Mogadishu bomb attack

There is a chilling joke in the Somali capital of Mogadishu that a Kenyan head fetches $3,000 (about Sh300,000). The import of this unpleasant taunt is Kenyans are preferred targets of the Al-Shabaab militia group for abduction, torture and even murder. For Kenyans living or working in Mogadishu, this realisation forever keeps them on the edge — cautious 39

October 22, 2017 1:32 AM Terriers profit from defensive lapses to give United a trimming

Huddersfield Town 2 Manchester United 1 And, finally, Huddersfield Town could soak in the euphoria of a win against Manchester United, their first since March 1952, and one of those rare occasions when their supporters must have felt like the blood in their veins had been converted to red wine. The last time they managed this came just a few weeks after 21