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May 23, 2017 9:33 AM Governor asks for payers to furnish Sh20million mansion as villagers attending his homecoming party go home hungry

Residents of one county are reeling in shock after a governor asked them to pray for him to get funds for furnishing his new palatial home worth more than Sh20m. The governor who was speaking during a thanks giving ceremony following his victory in ODM party primaries. This is the same man who has been on the spot over claims that he had diverted over Sh100 million

May 23, 2017 8:57 AM WannaCry attack 'linked' to North Korea hacking group

A hacking group closely tied to North Korea was behind the massive WannaCry attack earlier this month, security company Symantec says.. The way the attack was set up made it "highly likely" that the Lazarus group was responsible, it said. Lazarus has been blamed for a 2014 attack on Sony and the theft of $81m (£62m) from Bangladesh's central bank. In those

May 22, 2017 9:16 PM The Conservative manifesto and social care: policy-making on the hoof

The Conservative Party manifesto plans for funding long-term care took most people by surprise. Melanie Henwood argues that the rapid unravelling of the proposals and the continued confusion raise fundamental questions both about the direction of policy and about the leadership of the Party. One of the dangers in going for a snap election is that it catches 1

May 22, 2017 4:33 PM Pope Francis says he won’t ‘make a judgment’ about Trump without ‘listening to him first’

VATICAN CITY — When Pope Francis and President Trump, arguably the most influential voices in the West, meet on Wednesday, two men with radically different approaches on everything from migrant rights to climate change to the rhetoric of politics itself will be face to face. Nevertheless, the U.S. president and the head of the Roman Catholic Church will try to find common

May 22, 2017 12:35 PM Governor reveals how a newborn made him skip Senate queries

Uasin Gishu governor Jackson Mandago has revealed that his paternity leave forced him to snub key meetings including summons by the senate. Mandago, who failed to appear before the senate last week on Saturday rose to his defense when he told journalists that he could not avoid summons by the senate as it is a legal provision. “There is no way I can snub the Senate 8

May 22, 2017 11:30 AM Police harassed my mother and squeezed my genitals- minor claims

A boy, 17, is claiming that some police officers from Iten police post stormed their home, harassed his mother and squeezed his private part, on Saturday evening. The minor who is said to have been assisted by good samaritans to get medication at Iten county referral hospital has recorded a statement with Iten police and is now seeking for justice 1

May 22, 2017 7:44 AM North Korea V USA LIVE: News updates as Kim Jong-un threatens war with Trump – latest

NORTH Korea provoked international fury by firing another ballistic missile yesterday, South Korea's military said. As tensions escalate, here are live updates and the latest news on the standoff between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump. 8.30am BST: China urged all parties to remain calm and exercise restraint after North Korea said it successfully tested

May 22, 2017 2:44 AM Eyewitness News — 1 killed in northern Kenya after rally attended by President Kenyatta

NAIROBI – Police shot dead one person in northern Kenya’s Isiolo County after a political rally attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta at which supporters of rival political candidates for regional government positions clashed, police said. Officials and political leaders said the trouble started before Kenyatta arrived to address the gathering on Saturday

May 21, 2017 9:18 AM One killed in northern Kenya after rally attended by President Kenyatta

ISIOLO, Kenya Police shot dead one person in northern Kenya's Isiolo county after a political rally attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta at which supporters of rival political candidates for regional government positions clashed, police said. Officials and political leaders said the trouble started before Kenyatta arrived to address the gathering on Saturday

May 20, 2017 11:03 PM Unease in Jubilee as William Ruto hand seen in nominations

Deputy President William Ruto’s high profile presence at the unveiling of Polycarp Igathe as Mike Sonko’s running mate for the Nairobi gubernatorial seat last week is the latest pointer to his immense influence on the Jubilee Party line-up for the August election and beyond. Whereas Mr Ruto’s presence at the function may have been viewed against the fact that he is the Jubilee 10