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Pope to urge tolerance in Turkey visit as Middle East wars rage

Pope Francis begins a visit to Turkey on Friday with the delicate mission of strengthening ties with Muslim leaders while condemning violence against Christians and other minorities in the Middle East.

The 50 boys who could take over Harambee Stars

They may be young and a little timid, but one thing is for certain, their talent and skill has won the admiration of many Kenyan Premier League (KPL) managers.

Male actor claims he was stripped and raped by woman on Valentine’s Day

Shia LaBeouf has made the shocking claim he was raped by a woman who visited him in his #Iamsorry art show earlier this year.

Muslim leaders want end to Lamu curfew

Muslim leaders want the Government to lift the dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed on Lamu County immediately, terming it unconstitutional.

Northeast Nigeria bus station blast kills 40 people

A roadside bomb tore through a bus station near a busy junction in northeast Nigeria on Thursday, killing 40 people including five soldiers, witnesses and a security source on the scene said.

Hundreds turn up for Kajwang's burial

Hundreds of mourners have turned up for the burial of late Homa Bay Senator Otieno Kajwang at his home in Mbita.

City ‘Pastor’ demands Sh300 to preach

A 22-year-old preacher charged with creating disturbance in a church compound allegedly wanted to be paid Sh300 before he could preach, a city court has heard.

Employees annoyed by Human Resource Director resignation hoax

A month ago, we told you about employees of a certain organisation on Waiyaki Way who were celebrating over the resignation of their human resource director.

At least 133 killed in tribal clashes in Sudan

At least 133 people have been killed and more than 100 wounded in clashes between two groups belonging to an Arab tribe in Sudan's West Kordofan state, a tribal leader said on Thursday.

Canada sending medics to West Africa to fight Ebola

Canada will send 40 military medics to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, officials said Thursday while also encouraging Canadian health care workers to join the fight.

Polls open in Namibia's general elections

Voting began Friday in Namibia's presidential and legislative elections, in a vote that is expected to see liberation party the South West People's Organisation (SWAPO) retain power.

Hearse carrying body 'stolen' at Australian funeral

An Australian family Friday spoke of their shock after a man jumped out of bushes and drove off in a hearse carrying the body of a relative just before his funeral.

10 really annoying things Kenyans do on Facebook

You have probably read a long, senseless post on Facebook that left you wondering exactly what the author wanted from his friends or fans.

It’s survival for the fittest for stingy politician’s aide

A senior Western politician's former driver says his boss was so stingy and it was impossible to get a coin out of him.

TNA and URP fight each other on social media

Power supremacy between TNA and URP is beginning to show through their propagandists on social media.

‘Ruto lawyer’ wears lipstick but says that he is not gay

Lawyer Felix Kiprono Matagei has denied rumours that he is gay, claiming people are only out to tarnish his name.

Only 15 Nairobi City County employees workers are under 30 years

County askari jobs continue to elude the young, since the defunct City Council stopped the hiring of fresh blood in the 1990s because of a skewed recruitment processes

Drama as Uhuru snaps away with Chelsea player’s wag

Kenyans feel that it was wrong for him to be watching Formula 1 in Abu Dhabi while the country mourned the death of 28 Kenyans who were shot dead by Al-Shaabab in Mandera.

Kibra boy in Russia singing for Vladmir Putin!

Beni Maniaci is part of Architects music duo together with King from Zimbambwe. Their song, Go Hard Like Vladmir Putin has been viewed over a million times on YouTube.

Forbes woman to launch cosmetic company

Nigeria’s leading beauty and cosmetics company will launch its products in the country on November 28 and 29.

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