Last Updated: July 30, 2014 17:44

Uhuru raises county allocation to 43 per cent of national revenue

County governments will now receive Kshs 226.7 billion, representing 43 % of the national revenue according to a new law signed by President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi Wednesday.

Kenyan girls to sue British Airways over alleged abuse by pilot

Girls and young women who allege they were sexually abused by a British Airways (BA) pilot in African schools and orphanages plan to sue the airline, a law firm representing them said on Wednesday.

Cord MPs defend State House visit

Two MPs from Kwale who were among other leaders that visited statehouse last week have come out to defend their move, a day after a section of Muslim clerics and leaders gave them an ultimatum of 14 days to apologise.

State to have all its websites under one portal

The Government plans to have one portal for all its websites in bid to curb hacking.

Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor dies from virus

The doctor leading Sierra Leone's fight against the worst Ebola outbreak on record died from the virus on Tuesday, the country's chief medical officer said.

TNA to discipline MPs opposed to Kuria, says Secretary General

The National Alliance (TNA) MPs and MCAs from Kiambu and beyond who have declined to support the party's candidate in the fourth coming Gatundu South by-election have been warned that disciplinary action will be taken against them.


Faithful in Gold: Chepng’etich stands firm as Obiri fades to sixth in 1,500m

Faith Chepng’etich has earned more than what most of her peers around the world have achieved.


ICC piles pressure on Kenya to release Uhuru records

International Criminal Court judges stepped up the pressure on the Jubilee administration to make available all the crucial information, including financial records the prosecution hopes would buttress the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta.

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Meru man accused of robbing an 85-year-old of a walking stick freed from death sentence

The High Court sitting in Meru has freed a man who had been sentenced to death for violently robbing an 85-year old man of a walking stick and Sh5, 000 cash.


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