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September 21, 2017 12:23 PM CBK disowns new currency notes circulating on social media

Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has disowned new currency notes circulating in social media and says the process of rolling out currencies and coins with new features is ongoing. The bank had set September this year as the roll-out year of the new notes, but a tender for printing the new currency is yet to be awarded. Article 231(4) of the constitution bars the use of portraits

September 21, 2017 10:53 AM Girl Found Trapped in Rubble as Rescuers Look for Survivors of Mexico Earthquake

(MEXICO CITY) — A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil for Mexico, much of it broadcast across the nation as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to pick away unstable debris and reach her. The sight of her wiggling fingers early Wednesday became a symbol

September 21, 2017 10:18 AM Nepalese celebrate transformation from kingdom to republic

Nepalese Embassy commemorates third anniversary of adoption of new constitution Abu Dhabi: As Nepalese in the UAE commemorated their National Day on Thursday, it was also an occasion to celebrate their reputation as a law-abiding and peaceful community, a senior diplomat told Gulf News on Wednesday. “Around 200,000-strong community is growing gradually

September 21, 2017 9:45 AM Kenyans celebrate KBC journalist for saving disabled man

Victor Muyakane, a Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC ) journalist has been hailed a hero for putting his life in line of duty to save a disabled beggar who was being stung by bees outside the Supreme Court on Wednesday afternoon. The attack occurred while judges of the Supreme Court were delivering a detailed judgment on the Presidential petition filed 1

September 21, 2017 6:59 AM Justice Ojwang’ trolled on social media after reading his detailed ruling for hours

Justice JB Ojwang was the centre of attention after he read his detailed ruling on the presidential election petition for more than 3 hours. Judges of the Supreme Court of Kenya, led by Chief Justice David Maraga on 20th September 2017 delivered the full ruling on the presidential election petition. The Supreme Court of Kenya became the first court in Africa’s

September 21, 2017 5:54 AM Selfless: Journalist earns praise for saving helpless boy on a wheelchair from bees

Journalists are trained to capture moments with every tool at their disposal that serves them and the story best. But what happens if you are a position to capture a story or assist the persons making the story? Well that is what one Kenyan journalist went through on Wednesday the 20th of October outside the Supreme Court after a swarm of bees wreaked 1

September 20, 2017 3:28 PM Jack Pemba sinks sh100m into Abryanz fashion awards

Socialite Jack Pemba who has been off the social scene is back in headlines; this time injecting a whole lot of money, up to a tune of sh100m into the annual Abryanz Collection fashion event. However, this is not Ahumuza Abryanz’s money, but it will come in form of a new line owned by Pemba’s wife, Sheba Kasami Pemba. “We want to associate with a ceremony

September 20, 2017 10:49 AM Why cry for Diamond Platnumz, my bank balance is intact-Zari

Am such an early morning person as some can see on my snap, usually up by 5am. Let's start this day on a different note, shall we. "Ladies and gentlemen I've heard you loud and clear, the advises, the consolation, the pity, the hurt you feeling on my behalf most of all the betrayal. But let's look at this on the positive side. When a person chooses to cheat

September 20, 2017 9:32 AM Tialala! Tibim! DP Ruto’s take on Maraga’s statement lights up social media

Deputy President William Ruto is a man under fire after he poked holes on a statement by Chief Justice David Maraga following a wave of protests over alleged collusion by Supreme Court judges and National Super Alliance lawyers (NASA). DP Ruto in a tweet that has so far been retweeted over 3,000 times, read mischief in CJ Maraga’s statement on Tuesday

September 20, 2017 5:29 AM Police barricade roads near Supreme Court ahead of full ruling

Roads near Supreme Court in Nairobi were Wednesday morning barricaded ahead of the release of full judgment of the nullified presidential polls. Anti-riot police were positioned on City Hall Way, Taifa Road and part of Wabera Street directing away motorists and pedestrians. A huge police barricade was also placed outside the Supreme Court signaling no through