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October 8, 2018 12:51 PM Pope blames devil for Church divisions, scandals, seeks angel's help

The devil is alive and well and working overtime to undermine the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis says. In fact, the pope is so convinced that Satan is to blame for the sexual abuse crisis and deep divisions racking the Church that he has asked Catholics around the world to recite a special prayer every day in October to try to beat him back. “(The Church 115

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM Journalists attacked during NASA's meeting

The National Super Alliance on Tuesday condemned the assault on two local journalists at their Wiper Headquarters in Lavington, Nairobi. Citizen TV’s Francis Gachuri and NTV’s Jane Gatwiri were roughed up by goons during a meeting called by the coalition. In a statement signed by Denis Onyango, he said the coalition was disturbed by the incident in which 56

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM NASA supporters beat up journalists at Wiper offices [VIDEO]

National Super Alliance supporters have on Tuesday, October 31, roughed Citizen TV journalist Francis Gachuri and threatened him with a beating while an NTV videographer was slapped. The two were rescued by journalists leading to a walk-out from a meeting at the offices of Kalonzo Musyoka’s Wiper party in a show of solidarity support. has learnt 233

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM Assault on journalists covering Raila’s ‘big announcement’ at Wiper HQ

By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – Journalists covering a National Super Alliance Parliamentary Group meeting staged a walkout after three of their colleagues were attacked and assaulted by goons at the function. The assailants attacked and roughed up Citizen Senior Political Reporter Francis Gachuri and also punched NTV camera lady Jane Gatwiri 44

October 30, 2017 12:14 PM Nyandarua Governor Francis Kimemia mourns Bishop Cornelius Korir

Nyandarua Governor Francis Kimemia on Monday joined Kenyans in mourning the death of Eldoret Bishop Cornelius Korir. "I send my sincere condolences to the Catholic Diocese of Eldoret following death of Bishop Korir. He was a humble, charismatic and gallant defender of faith, peace, justice and rights of all," said Kimemia. While serving as head of public 40

October 28, 2017 6:09 AM Few people voted in most parts of Coast except in Lamu West Constituency

Scores of Jubilee agents failed to turn up during the repeat presidential election on Thursday, as the party blamed poor turnout at the Coast on fear and intimidation. President Uhuru Kenyatta’s point man at the Coast, Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, warned that the party would take legal action against the “dishonest agents” who failed to show up in Mvita 35

October 27, 2017 10:39 PM Poll postponement met with celebrations

Faced with an unrelentingly hostile ground, the electoral agency last evening postponed indefinitely the planned repeat presidential election in four Nyanza counties. Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati, in an address at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi, attributed the postponement to the security situation on the ground 48

October 26, 2017 6:25 AM Kenya: Leopards Coach Matano Linked With Tusker Return

AFC Leopards coach Robert Matano could be in line for a return to Tusker as a replacement for Ugandan tactician George 'Best' Nsimbe ahead of the 2018 SportPesa Premier League season. Nairobi News understands the veteran coach has been shortlisted for the coaching job as the Ruaraka based club. Nsimbe was suspended by Tusker's management early this month 50

October 24, 2017 2:26 PM Matatu owners promise to charge you less on Election Day

Matatu owners have promised to charge passengers less fare on election day in a rare gesture of generosity. Matatu Owners Association chairman Simon Kimutai on Tuesday said that they had consulted and agreed with their members to reduce fares especially in long distance routes. “We have asked our members especially those travelling far to reduce fares 20

October 23, 2017 1:08 PM MCA in court for calling Uhuru ‘caretaker president’

A Member of the County Assembly accused of calling President Uhuru Kenyatta a “caretaker President” has been charged with dissemination of information with the intent to prevent presidential elections scheduled for October 26. Airport Ward MCA Ibrahim Oyugi who appeared before Mombasa senior principal magistrate Francis Kyambia also faced another charged 39