Last Updated: August 22, 2014 13:03

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.

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.

Handling Jomo's death was a tall order

When Dr Eric Mngola announced that President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta had died at around 2.30am at State House Mombasa, he triggered off a series of chain reaction which thrust a Kenya Police inspector into extra-ordinary circumstances.

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.'

Senator Mike Sonko is an active student

Senator Mike Sonko is determined to earn his degree, not only by word of mouth (like some politicians), but by attending class.

Canada supports Garissa, Turkana counties access quality education

Canada is supporting UNICEF’s work to improve access to quality education for vulnerable and under-served children in Kenya. The projects are being implemented in Garissa and Turkana counties.


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.


Liverpool want Balotelli to sign a good-conduct clause to seal £16million Anfield move

Liverpool will only sign Mario Balotelli if the player agrees to conduct clauses in his contract.



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.