Last Updated: August 28, 2015 11:54

Kenya Senators press on with their bid for referendum

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Senators met to discuss progress in their campaign to amend the Constitution to redress frequent turf wars between the National Assembly and Senate.

More than 70 bodies found in Austrian refugee lorry

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A truck full of refugees discovered abandoned on an Austrian motorway on Thursday contains more than 70 bodies, the interior ministry said on Friday, announcing an updated death toll.

Kenya Senator Sonko seeks court order to remove bumps

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Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko now wants the court to compel the Government to remove bumps and rubble strips on Thika Superhighway.

More than 200 people feared dead after boat with migrants sinks off Libya

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A boat packed with mainly African migrants bound for Italy sank off the Libyan coast on Thursday and officials said up to 200 might have died.

Kenyan MPs: Treasury, ministry ‘slept on the job’ in teachers salary row

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MPs have lashed out at the Executive over the teachers’ salaries standoff and underscored the need to have a contingency fund to address any unexpected occurrences.


GSU officer commits suicide in Kapedo

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A police officer attached to Kapedo General Service Unit security operation camp shot himself in what the authorities suspect to be suicide.

Health & Science

Firstborn women face greater risk of weight problems, scientist claim

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Firstborn women are more likely to be overweight or obese than their sisters, a New Zealand-led study with Swedish scientists revealed Friday.