Last Updated: October 21, 2014 00:12

Kenya

Police urged to deal firmly with 'organised gangs'

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Uasin Gishu County Commissioner Abdi Hassan yesterday issued stringent orders to police in the area to contain the surge in crime.

Uhuru rallies Kenyans in fight against terrorists and their funders
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday announced plans to cut off funding for terrorists and crack down on criminals in a no-nonsense Mashujaa Day speech delivered on the back of a major assault on militants by the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) protecting the country’s borders.

AU forms team to probe Amisom force rape claims
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The African Union has authorised an investigation into allegations the continental force on a peacekeeping mission in Somalia is perpetrating sexual abuses.

We are ready to be accountable, Ruto assures
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Deputy President William Ruto has assured Kenyans that Jubilee leaders are ready to submit to the requirements of transparency and accountability in their actions.

Those working against Kenya’s interests will not succeed, Uhuru says
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Those who seek to advance their geopolitical goals to Kenya’s disadvantage will never succeed, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said.

Kenyan girls trading sex for food: One woman's battle to help
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The alcohol lining the 12-year-old Kenyan girl's stomach did nothing to quell her hunger pangs.

Somalia wants its pirates in Kenya jails sent home
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The Somalia government now says it hopes Kenya will allow the transfer 122 convicted Somali pirates from Kenyan jails back to Somalia suggesting there are negotiations to this effect between the two states.

Uhuru joins Kenyans in marking Mashujaa Day
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President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto are among dignitaries gathered at Nyayo Stadium for the celebration of Mashujaa Day.

Political divide marks Mashujaa Day
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Kenyans today mark the second Mashujaa Day under the leadership of President Uhuru Kenyatta as they reflect on the successes and missteps on the long journey of nationhood.

Order probe on Tassia land too, State told
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Central Organisation of Trade Unions Secretary General Francis Atwoli has questioned the Government's commitment to addressing the multi-billion shilling Tassia land scam.

Entertainment galore at Mashujaa Day celebrations
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An entertainment mix of new and old genres has been lined up for dignitaries and the crowd turning out today at Nyayo National Stadium for the 51st Mashujaa Day celebrations.

Commission's staff fight dismissal
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The National Gender and Equality Commission (NGEC) is one of the three human rights commissions established as State institutions.

Emotions run high as plane with writer's body touches down
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A somber mood engulfed the Moi International Airport yesterday morning when a Turkish Boeing 737 Airliner from Istanbul carrying the remains of celebrated global scholar and writer Prof Ali Mazrui touched down.

Parallel probes into Sh8b Karen land saga
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The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) and the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) are now undertaking parallel investigations into the controversial Sh8 billion Karen land fraud.

Muturi says House to summon CSs afresh
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National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has said fresh summons will be issued to cabinet secretaries to appear before the General Oversight Committee of the House on October 28.

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