Last Updated: March 5, 2015 12:53

Man handed 75-year jail term for infecting daughter with HIV

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A 44-year-old father of four, who is HIV positive, has been sentenced to 75 years in jail by a Nakuru Children's Court after he was found guilty of indecently touching his 12-year-old daughter and deliberately infecting her with HIV.

World Bank sees Kenya's GDP growth at six per cent in 2015

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Kenya is due to become one of the fastest-growing economies in east Africa, with a growth forecast of 6.0 percent in 2015 and 6.6 percent in 2016, the World Bank said on Thursday, citing falling oil prices and bigger infrastructure investments.

Tanzania floods kill at least 38, damage roads

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Flash floods have killed at least 38 people in north-western Tanzania after strong winds and hail battered villages, the president's office said on Wednesday.

Marwa threatens to storm Mombasa mosque

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Commissioner Nelson Marwa has claimed radical Muslim youths are streaming into Mlango wa Papa Mosque in Old Town Mombasa to listen to ‘inflammatory’ sermons.

Kisii School, Nyabururu results cancelled

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Kisii School has had exam results for 145 students who sat the 2014 KCSE cancelled over allegations of cheating.

Kenya

MPs give Boinett green light to be next police boss

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Career spy Joseph Boinett jumped the last major hurdle to becoming Kenya's new IG after the National Assembly and Senate approved a joint committee report recommending his appointment to the position.

Politics

CIC: Altering election date must be done by referendum

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Any attempt to amend the Constitution to change the election date requires a referendum, the Commission on Implementation of the Constitution (CIC) has said.

World

Embattled Hillary Clinton urges State Department to release her emails

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U.S. Democrat Hillary Clinton on Wednesday broke her silence over a budding controversy involving her use of personal email for work when she was secretary of state, saying she wanted the U.S. State Department to release them swiftly.

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