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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 71

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 70

October 22, 2017 7:58 AM Son to Bobmill mattreses tycoon shot dead during police raid

By Capital FM, NAIROBI, Kenya Oct 22 – Police on Sunday morning shot and killed the son of a tycoon who owns Bobmill Mattresses during a police operation at their home in Nairobi’s Westlands area. The shooting occurred at 3 am when officers from a specialized unit in the police raided the home to conduct an unspecified search. The family identified the deceased 280

October 22, 2017 7:50 AM Fatal shooting at Bobmil Mattresses owner's Westlands home

A police operation turned tragic Sunday morning when they shot dead son of an Asian businessman where they had raided in Westlands area, Nairobi. It is not clear what police were searching for at the home of owner of Bobmil mattresses where the shooting happened. Police who were masked conducted the operation before one of them shot and killed the son of the billionaire 51

October 22, 2017 7:11 AM Maternal deaths prompt calls for action in Zambia

By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Lusaka, Zambia, Oct 22 – The birthday of twins Karen and Kelly Junior will always be tinged by sadness as it also marks the day their mother died in childbirth — a tragic occurrence of increasing public debate in Zambia. Their mother, Karen Kalengele, 33, was admitted to the Medcross hospital in Lusaka, one of the country’s most prestigious 123

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 141

October 20, 2017 2:42 PM Woman collapses and dies at stadium

Mashujaa Day in Maua stadium, Meru County turned tragic after an elderly woman collapsed and died. Ms Grace Atuma, 65, who is a member of Kanyiri traditional dancers collapsed while entertaining guests and was rushed to Maua Methodist Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival. Confirming the incident Igembe Deputy County Commissioner James Kosgey 42

October 20, 2017 12:04 PM Kimemia: Mau Mau veterans to get free NHIF cover

NYANDARUA, KENYA: Mau Mau veterans should be on free medicare, Governor Francis Kimemia has said. Speaking during Mashujaa Day celebrations at Rurinja Stadium in Njabini, the County head said the freedom fighters are wallowing in an economic and health crisis years after the end of the war for independence. “This is the home town of one of the most profound 51

October 20, 2017 11:33 AM President Kenyatta recognises as a hero Moi Girls’ student who rescued others during fire

By MARGARET NJUGUNAH, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 20 – Mary Mokaya, the Moi Girls’ student who saved students from the fire at a cost of her own life has been termed as a hero by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Speaking during this year’s Mashujaa Day celebrations, President Kenyatta said her actions during the tragedy provide lessons for Kenyans to ponder upon during 55

October 19, 2017 9:04 PM Drama in Appeal Court as case against election is withdrawn

Claims of bribery and a last-minute change of lawyers representing Abraham Kiplagat, who had appealed the High Court decision that opened the door for five other presidential candidates for the October 26 poll, rocked the hearing at the Court of Appeal. The case was an appeal against a judgement that allowed Thirdway Alliance candidate Ekuru Aukot's 38