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November 2, 2017 9:54 AM Two Kenya Airway crewmen arrested with narcotic drugs at JKIA

Nairobi, Kenya: Two Kenya Airways staff were Thursday arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with close to 20 kilograms of substance believed to be narcotics. The cabin crew were about to board their flight to Cotonou, Benin when they were intercepted. Head of Anti- Narcotic Police Unit Hamisi Masa said the two men were arrested early Thursday 331

November 2, 2017 8:47 AM Two KQ staff nabbed at JKIA for drug trafficking

Two members of Kenya Airways (KQ) cabin crew have been arrested for allegedly carrying drugs out of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). The suspects, both men of Kenyan nationality were arrested fifteen minutes to take-off at 7.45am with a substance believed to be cocaine while en-route to Cotonou, Benin. Earlier in the month, a police multi-agency 355

November 2, 2017 6:54 AM Miraa chewing time law back as court dismisses case

The High Court has dismissed a case filed by miraa farmers on the control of chewing time. Justice Chacha Mwita dismissed the case by Kenya Miraa Farmers and Traders Association (Kemifata) against National Authority for the Campaign against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (Nacada) for failing to attend court. “The case has been dismissed for want of prosecution 218

October 30, 2017 4:28 AM Malaria and typhoid hit Lake Nakuru helicopter crash divers

Several divers searching for the bodies of five people who died in a helicopter crash in Lake Nakuru a week ago have reportedly fallen sick. They are said to be suffering from typhoid due to contamination of the lake by sewerage. The lake is full of plastic bags, pieces of cloth and bottles. The divers from Kenya Navy, Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and Kenya 29

October 27, 2017 7:18 AM TALES OF COURAGE: From street boy to MP

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age-American Actress, Sophia Loren. 29-year-old South Mugirango MP, Sylvanus Osoro has defeated age and stereotypes to achieve success in politics. His life is a perfect 80

October 26, 2017 9:49 AM Footballer Jamie Insall banned for two years after testing positive for cocaine

Ex- Hibernian striker Jamie Insall has been banned from all sport for two years after failing a drugs test. After a Scottish League One game playing for East Fife, he tested positive for cocaine. The 25-year-old was on loan from Hibernian, but was released by the Easter Road club after his failed test. According to the Sun, the UK Anti-Doping board rejected 28

October 25, 2017 4:13 AM Tanzanian govt bans tabloid

The Tanzanian government has banned a Swahili tabloid, Tanzania Daima for 90 days for allegedly publishing false information. The ban was announced by the government spokesperson Dr Hassan Abbasi, who is also the director of Information Services. “The government has banned Tanzania Daima from publication for continuously publish false information,” he posted 22

October 20, 2017 10:30 AM Babu Owino's claim that he might be arrested over drugs, firearms sparks social media uproar

Embakasi East Member of Parliament Paul Ongili has alleged that there are plans by the police to arrest him in connection drugs and firearms seized at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) on Thursday night. The controversial MP popularly known as Babu Owino, posted the remarks on his social media account, where Kenyans elicited mixed and sharp 14

October 20, 2017 6:52 AM Raila to hold parallel Mashujaa fete

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga will on Friday lead the Opposition brigade in parallel Mashujaa Day celebrations in Kisumu County in memory of the victims of police brutality. President Uhuru Kenyatta will lead the national celebrations at Uhuru Park in Nairobi to honour those who contributed towards the struggle for Kenya's Independence 50

October 19, 2017 8:27 AM Kenya: Malaria Cases Go Up as Over 1,000 Test Positive

More than 1,000 people have tested positive for Malaria in Marsabit, northern Kenya, weeks after the deadly disease killed more than 26 people in the expansive region. A report handed to the country's Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu also showed that the 1,000 were from a sample of 2,500 people who sought treatment from hospitals in the area. While 12