Last Updated: August 3, 2015 11:28

Two students killed as fire razes Stephjoy Boys' dormitory

Lab test adds twist in MP's rape case

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The case in which Imenti Central MP Gideon Mwiti is accused of raping a woman has taken a new twist after two independent medical reports indicated there was no evidence of sexual contacts between him and the accuser.

Opposition MPs declare support for Ruto’s presidential bid in 2022

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Deputy President William Ruto’s bid for presidency in 2022 got support from unlikely quarters yesterday when three Opposition MPs threw their weight behind him.

Nigerian army says it has freed nearly 180 hostages held by Boko Haram

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The Nigerian army has freed 178 people being held hostage by Boko Haram jihadists including more than 100 children, it said late Sunday, as it carries out a regional offensive aimed at rooting out the insurgency.

Widows battle for palatial home in Mombasa despite court order

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The succession battle over the multi-billion-shilling estate of slain Mombasa tycoon Shahid Butt escalated after the Court of Appeal in Malindi on Friday ordered one of the widows, Akhtar, to vacate his palatial residence in Mkomani.


Bid to freeze ivory smuggling suspects' bank accounts

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The Government wants the High Court in Mombasa to order a freeze on bank accounts and seizure of properties of seven suspects charged with trafficking ivory worth Sh576 million to Thailand.

Health & Science

Alarm over contraband condoms

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An international organisation operating in the country has raised the alarm over substandard condoms being sold locally.


Asian stocks near 2015 lows on China worry, dollar steadies

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An index of Asian shares outside Japan fell close to this year's lows on Monday thanks to a deepening selloff in commodities and fresh concerns over slowing growth in China, while the dollar held its ground against a basket of currencies.