Last Updated: August 2, 2014 10:53

Why health and infrastructure are county's top priorities

Kisumu has struggled to claim its city status, but with devolution, the lakeside region that was once regarded as a 'sleeping lion' is slowly waking up.

West African leaders agree on steps to fight runaway Ebola outbreak

West African leaders agreed on Friday to take stronger measures to try to bring the worst outbreak of Ebola under control and prevent it spreading outside the region, including steps to isolate rural communities ravaged by the disease.

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.

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.

Sports

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.

Kenya

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.

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.

Business

Transnational Bank rebrands to support Agribusiness

Transnational Bank has launched their newly rebranded City Hall Way Branch in Nairobi. The event was graced by the Bank’s Chief Executive Officer Sammy Lang'at on Thursday evening with attendance of more than 200 dignitaries, most of whom are customers of the bank.

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