Last Updated: March 4, 2015 15:52

Seven VIP Anglo Leasing suspects charged

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A former Cabinet minister now serving as senator and six former senior Government officials, Wednesday became the first batch to stand in the dock in a renewed bid to unravel the multi-billion-shilling Anglo Leasing scandal that goes back many years.

President Uhuru's signature stands between Boinett and post of Inspector General of Police

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Career spy Joseph Boinett jumped the last major hurdle to becoming Kenya's new Inspector General of Police after the National Assembly and Senate approved a joint committee report recommending his appointment to the position.

Elevated national schools fail to impress in KCSE

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A number of national schools in Rift Valley failed to live up to their status after recording a dismal performance in last year’s Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination.

First Lady Lucy Kibaki's "girl" scores A in KCSE

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Had it not been for the then First Lady Lucy Kibaki, Stella Wanjiku's dream of completing secondary school would be far fetched.

Top schools in Western, Nyanza fare poorly in KCSE

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A number of schools in Nyanza and Western regions previously known to excel in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination have shocked many by attaining lower grades this year.


Arsonists touch 35,000 acres of vegetation

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More than 35,000 acres of prime biodiversity have been destroyed at the Ol Ari Nyiro conservancy in suspected arsonist fires that lasted five days.


CIC: Altering election date must be done by referendum

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Any attempt to amend the Constitution to change the election date requires a referendum, the Commission on Implementation of the Constitution (CIC) has said.


Day after Netanyahu warning, US and Iran make "some progress" on nuclear talks

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The U.S. and Iranian foreign ministers wrapped up three days of talks over Iran's nuclear programme on Wednesday, a day after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the deal being negotiated was a serious mistake.


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