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April 28, 2017 4:35 AM How Huddah remained with Timaya’s dollars

After his Kenya concert earlier in the month where he was paid an hefty amount, Pulse can now confirm that Ghanaian singer Timaya left half of the loot with Huddah...talk about being smitten in Nairobi! Well, if you are not aware that the Kenyan socialite was hanging out with Timaya since his arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport that Thursday

April 27, 2017 9:22 PM FKF to hold inaugural U13 Championship in Nakuru

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) will hold its first ever National Under-13 Youth Championship in Nakuru this weekend. The championship, a culmination of the 2016 FKF U13 leagues played in 43 FKF sub-branches attracted a total of 16,789 players, playing for 1,348 clubs. Further, the tournament, which will be an annual event going forward will set the foundation

April 27, 2017 6:02 PM Kenya’s Super Alliance names Odinga for president

Nairobi, Kenya | AFP | Veteran political leader and former prime minister Raila Odinga was Thursday named Kenya’s opposition presidential candidate for elections in August, at a large rally in the capital Nairobi. The public announcement was made by senior leaders of the National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition of which Odinga will be flag-bearer, challenging

April 27, 2017 3:27 PM Kenya's opposition alliance aims to unseat ruling party

Kenya's opposition lined up Thursday behind a single candidate, veteran political leader Raila Odinga, strengthening their challenge to the government in August's polls. Former prime minister Odinga, 72, was named presidential candidate by senior leaders of the National Super Alliance (NASA) at a large rally in the capital Nairobi. Odinga will, for the second

April 26, 2017 1:32 PM Tanzanian hit maker Darassa to perform in Nairobi

For the first time in Kenya, Bongo’s finest Darassa is set to perform live at B-club’s 4th edition of the VIP pool party, to be held at Diamond Plaza. The Muziki hit maker from Tanzania is said to jet in this week together with Ben Pol. “Immerse yourself in a luxurious timeout” goes a one of B-Club’s signature. The club has recently provided perfect

April 25, 2017 9:05 PM August elections worry banking and transport sectors most

Kenya’s banking and transport sectors are the least optimistic of the economy’s prospects as the country heads to the general election in August. This is according to the CEO Business Confidence Index that measures the level of confidence that top managers in different sectors have in the economy carried out by the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA)

April 25, 2017 7:24 PM Returning travelers cause sizable malaria burden in US

Over a recent 15-year period, close to 1,500 US travelers a year were hospitalized for treatment of malaria acquired overseas, far more than were treated for other travel-related diseases, according to a study published yesterday on the eve of World Malaria Day. In related news, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced yesterday that a pilot program

April 25, 2017 5:56 PM Global agency warns Kenya its credit rating at risk of downgrade

Global ratings agency Fitch has warned Kenya that it could downgrade its rating if it does not adequately grow revenues to bridge the budget deficit and tame borrowing. It said Kenya’s 'B+' sovereign rating is supported by its high medium-term growth potential, but a gaping budget deficit and high levels of borrowing could hurt the country’s credit profile

April 25, 2017 3:29 PM Horny male seeks mate: Kenya's last northern white rhino joins Tinder

NAIROBI, April 25 (Reuters) - Like many guys using the Tinder dating app, Sudan loves the outdoors and travels widely. The catch: he's the world's last male white northern rhino and desperately needs to mate. "I don't mean to be too forward, but the fate of my species literally depends on me," reads his profile. "I perform well under pressure. I like to eat grass

April 25, 2017 2:35 PM 27 people killed in bus-trailer truck collision in Kenya

Kenyans look at the wreckage of a Buscar Bus Company vehicle that was involved in a road accident at Kambuu area in Makueni, along the Nairobi-Mombasa highway Tuesday, April 25. 2017. Kenyan police say 27 people have been killed in a collision between a passenger bus and a trailer truck. (AP Photo) A man walks by the wreckage of a Buscar Bus Company