Last Updated: November 1, 2014 12:32

Protesting JKUAT students sent home

Army officer takes charge in Burkina Faso, ousting general

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An officer in Burkina Faso's presidential guard seized power on Saturday promising to lead the West African country to elections after the resignation of longtime President Blaise Compaore, in an apparent putsch against the military chief of staff.

Athletics-Marathon champion Jeptoo fails doping test

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Kenya's Rita Jeptoo, winner of the Boston and Chicago Marathons for the last two years, has failed an out-of-competition doping test, Athletics Kenya said on Friday.

Kenya, South Africa in fresh diplomatic row

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Diplomatic tension between Nairobi and Pretoria have reached boiling point, partly fuelled by perceptions that South Africa’s weak immigration system aided masterminds of two major terror attacks in Kenya.

Students caught in courses' mess as colleges transit to full varsities

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12 hours ago
Hundreds of Engineering students are falling victims to a rigorous transition period of key regulatory agencies in the country’s university education sector.

Kenya

Isaac Ruto: Turn of events was terribly devastating, if only I knew...

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Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto has pledged to set up a cancer diagnostic and treatment Centre as a tribute to his departed daughter Emmy Chepng’etich Ruto.

The Counties

Police killed in Pokot operation

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A police officer, who has been participating in the ongoing disarmament in Tiaty, Baringo County has been shot dead bringing the number of officers killed since the Kapedo Saturday attack to four.

Business

MobiKash gains a million as Airtel, yuMobile mobile money users dip

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MobiKash Afrika has reported a five-fold growth in subscribers on its mobile-based money transfer system in the last year, on a march that could challenge established cashless payments platforms like Safaricom’s ‘Lipa na M-Pesa’.

World

Burkina presidential guard number two assumes power

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The second in command of Burkina Faso's presidential guard, Colonel Isaac Zida, says on Saturday he has assumed power as head of state during the transition period, saying a similar claim by the army chief is "obsolete".

Sports

KPL honours chase could be over today: If AFC dismantle Sofapaka and Gor stop Muho, then K’Ogalo will retain Cup

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KPL honours chase could be over today: If AFC dismantle Sofapaka and Gor stop Muho, then K’Ogalo will retain Cup

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