Last Updated: December 20, 2014 09:17

Majority of Kenyans want Raila to quit politics

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Majority of Kenyans want former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to quit national politics, according to a new opinion poll. Still, most of the respondents alluded confidence in the new ODM leadership.

Security law will be in vain where corruption thrives, President told

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President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto have come under stinging criticism over high-level corruption in the country, which security and legal experts say is the genesis of rising insecurity.

Jubilee, CORD battle as Uhuru signs new law

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President Uhuru Kenyatta assented to the controversial Security Laws (Amendment) Bill yesterday, less than 24 hours after Jubilee MPs forced it through Parliament.

Relief for men with fatal bleeding disorder

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Martin Munene is a happy young man. For years, the Form Four student at Kibumbu Secondary School in Meru has been subjected to ridicule. Not any more.

Young lawyer with rare skin condition bravely fights to end stigma

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The scales on her skin first appeared in 2008 after completing secondary school education. Today, Hellen Wangui is grateful that a supportive network of friends and family stood by her when the medical sojourns to tame a skin condition that had afflicted her hands, legs and scalp started.

Kenya

Coast tops in people sleeping hungry

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A survey by Ipsos shows Coast has more people sleeping hungry, while Central has majority of people whose economic conditions have improved in the last three months.

The Counties

With ready market, her family savours ‘kuku kienyeji’ flavour

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As maize farmers in the North Rift region struggle for the elusive market for their current harvests, Ruth Kemboi is among a few happy farmers enjoying the fruits of diversification.

Business

Government, farmers losing billions of shillings to smuggling cartels

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The Government and farmers are losing billions of shillings, following increased illegal exports of key crops by cartels. The smuggling out of huge consignments of coffee, sisal, maize, sugar and macadamia nuts deny local growers an opportunity to enjoy their hard earned money.

World

Tunisia's old regime hopes makeover can win it the election

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In the corner of his office, Tunisian presidential candidate Beji Caid Essebsi keeps a bust of Habib Bourguiba, who led the country in 1957 after its independence from France. It is a symbol, he says, of the kind of statesman Tunisia now needs.

Sports

Swimming: Phelps gets suspended sentence in drunk driving case

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Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps was given a one-year suspended sentence and 18 months probation Friday after pleading guilty to drunk driving and speeding.

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