Last Updated: August 22, 2014 15:55

Two individuals in court to nullify Bomet County budget

Two individuals have moved to court seeking to have the approved financial budget of Bomet County Government nullified.

US Embassy pledges support to EACC over corruption

The US Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec on Thursday, 21 August 2014, paid the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Chairperson Mr. Mumo Matemu a courtesy call during which various issues on the fight against corruption were discussed.

Two killed in Mogotio road accident

Two people died on the spot and two others critically injured after the driver of the vehicle they were traveling in lost control hitting a tree at Emining area along Mogotio-Marigat road in Baringo County.

Millions lost as fire guts down building in Murang’a

Property worth millions of shillings went up in flames in Murang’a town Friday morning letting locals to demand efficient fire fighting engine.

The art piece Uhuru gave George Bush

While President Uhuru was visiting the US recently, greater focus was, understandably, on the details of the trade talks as well as the fact that Kenya was trying to mend fences with cousin Barry's country, seeing as 'choices have consequences.'

Killing fields: How cartels deliver our national treasures to China

A poaching syndicate in Nanyuki is believed to have assassinated a turncoat poacher suspected of having taken part in the killing of four rhinos at Ol Jogi Ranch.


Public Accounts Committee to probe recovery of State assets

A watchdog committee is expected to carry out investigations into claims of shoddy recovery of government properties worth billions of shillings at the Coast.

The Counties

Man jailed for life over sodomy

A HIV-positive, middle-aged-man has been sentenced to serve life imprisonment for sodomising his four-year-old son.


Samuel Eto'o to follow Mario Balotelli’s footsteps as striker splurge continues

Brendan Rodgers is still hoping to finalise a deal for Samuel Eto'o, despite Balotelli's impending arrival. The Reds opened talks with the striker earlier this month as he searches for a new club after leaving Chelsea.



Health & Science

  • Why Ebola shouldn’t frighten Nairobians
    For weeks now, everyone has been running scared, shouting Ebola this, Ebola that. You would think the world is ending!I was even afraid NGO activists would besiege the Kenya Airways headquarters and chain themselves to one of the planes to petition the airline against its continued forays into Ebola territory.
  • Lack of leadership hurts Ebola fight in West Africa
    Efforts to curb the deadly Ebola epidemic that swept across four West African states are being undermined by a lack of leadership and emergency management skills, the international head of Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Thursday.
  • Medics protest delayed pay
    Resident doctors at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) want the national government and the county government of Nairobi to decide who is supposed to pay them.