Last Updated: August 20, 2014 00:02

Uhuru, Raila brace for battle ahead

Rivalry between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga took a steeper plunge Tuesday with reports that the Head of State had tasked a group of Jubilee leaders to get down to the grassroots and help crush the clamour for a referendum.

High-end M-Pesa subscribers to pay more in new tariff review

It will now cost less for those sending up to Sh1,500 using Safaricom’s M-Pesa platform. This follows a 67 per cent reduction in charges for sending cash of any amounts between Sh10 and Sh1,500.

MPs vote to extend deadline for crucial Bills by nine months

MPs unanimously voted for a nine-month extension of the constitutional deadline within which to approve six laws.

Ababu knows 'Men in Black' deal, claims Ndolo

Former Makadara MP Reuben Ndolo Tuesday said ODM party leader Raila Odinga had nothing to do with the 'Men in Black' who disrupted party elections in February.

Hospital strike bites as governor, medical staff fail to agree

Mombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho Tuesday failed to persuade striking nurses and paramedics at Coast General Hospital in Mombasa to go back to work as the institution hurtled towards total shutdown with the closure of most departments, including eight theatres.

Kenya-China ties bearing fruit, says Kibaki

Former President Mwai Kibaki has lauded the continued co-operation between Kenya and China for the mutual benefit of the two countries.

Kenya

Kenya-China ties bearing fruit, says Kibaki

Former President Mwai Kibaki has lauded the continued co-operation between Kenya and China for the mutual benefit of the two countries.

The Counties

Poor sanitation pushes Turkana village to the brink

Lokwamusing village in Turkana County is facing a looming disease outbreak as a result of improper human waste disposal. Out of 352 households, only 12 have latrines, forcing many residents to use the bushes to relieve themselves.

Sports

Sporting sell Rojo to Man Utd, Nani goes the other way

Sporting have agreed to sell Argentina's World Cup left back Marcos Rojo to Manchester United while Nani will move the other way as he joins the Portuguese side on loan.

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