Last Updated: August 2, 2014 00:03

CORD tells State to stop blame game over Lamu land problem

Investigations into what could be Kenya’s biggest land scam since independence began on Thursday as the matter threatened to balloon into a new political row between President Uhuru Kenyatta and CORD leader Raila Odinga.

Good news for diabetics as research ends pain of daily insulin injections

Injections are painful. But if your life depends on them, you wear a brave sleeve like 14-year-old Sydney Murimi has done, bearing two injections daily to stabilise his blood sugar.

You are safe against Ebola, State assures as Sh100m spent on labs

In the last five years, Kenya has spent Sh100 million to prepare for infectious haemorrharrgic fevers, including the deadly Ebola reported in several West African countries.

Uhuru endorses Sh42b Lapsset deal amid unease in Lamu

The Government has signed a Sh42 billion deal with a Chinese communication company for construction of the first three berths of Lamu port, part of the ambitious Lamu Port South Sudan Ethiopia Transport (Lapsset) corridor.

Family's agony, financial strain battling diabetes

When 35-year-old Ellie Bibiche Mukusa, was rushed to the hospital on July 16, last year, her family was not alarmed. She was 34 weeks pregnant at the time, and high blood pressure was just one of the many complications that came with pregnancy.

Governors' new tussle with Uhuru

Governors have set the stage for a legal showdown following President Uhuru Kenyatta's assent to a controversial law that puts County billions in the hands of senators.


Commonwealth Games: Nijel Amos beats David Rudisha in 800m Final

Olympic silver medalist Nijel Amos surged past fading world record holder David Rudisha down the final straight to win gold in a time of 1:45.18 in men's 800m at the Commonwealth Games, Glasgow.


Military reshuffle a succession game plan as old guard retired

The recent changes to the military top brass were effected to fill vacant positions as a result of sickness, retirements, appointments to other positions of various senior officers and also as part of a succession game plan, The Standard has established.

The Counties

Gun, four bullets recovered from village elder’s house

Administration Police officers in Igembe South, Meru County, have recovered a firearm and four bullets from the house of a respected village elder.



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