Last Updated: October 30, 2014 19:14

State sets up authority to manage technical training institutions

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The Government has established a fully -pledged Authority to manage technical training institutions in the country, Deputy President William Ruto has said.

African leaders urged to die at home, cut "undisclosed illness" smokescreen

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2 hours ago
When dying Zambian president Michael Sata flew to London last week he was following a long line of African leaders who have sought emergency -- and secret -- medical treatment in foreign hospitals most of their citizens can only dream of.

Burkina Faso protesters march to state house after burning parliament

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Thousands of protesters marched on Burkina Faso's presidential palace after burning the parliament building and ransacking state television offices on Thursday, forcing President Blaise Compaore to scrap a plan to extend his 27-year rule.

Why 3 million more Kenyans might live in extreme poverty by 2019

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12 hours ago
OXFAM has warned that Kenya's inequality may spiral out of control unless trends are reversed immediately.

Africa has ability to solve its own problems, says Uhuru

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6 hours ago
Africa has the ability to solve problems and challenges facing its people, President Uhuru Kenyatta said Thursday.

Kenya

Kaparo to broker lasting peace between Mandera, Wajir clans

  Comments - 10 hours ago
The National Commission for Integration and Cohesion (NCIC) has moved to broker peace between two feuding communities in Northern Kenya.

The Counties

Motorcycle ambulances to cut pregnancy related deaths

  Comments - 21 hours ago
A village may have figured out a way to cut down the number of deaths caused by pregnancy related complications. They have introduced motor bike ambulances to ferry expectant women to hospital.

Business

FKE faults Kambi over board sacking, calls for respect to social partners

  Comments - 21 hours ago
The Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE) has entered the fray following decision by Labour Cabinet Secretary Kazungu Kambi to dissolve the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) board.

World

New York woman beheaded by man who then jumped in front of train

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A man in his 30s beheaded a woman in her 60s on New York's Long Island and then jumped in front of a moving commuter train in an apparent murder-suicide, media reported on Wednesday.

Sports

TWIST OF FATE: Kosgei goes to StanChart Marathon a pauper but returns home a millionaire

  Comments - 21 hours ago
It is a case of answered prayers for the family of Peter Kosgei who borrowed bus fare from a neighbour to travel to Nairobi to participate in last Sunday’s Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon.

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