Last Updated: March 22, 2015 00:13

Cotu calls for probe into Sh130B NSSF joint property development venture in Mavoko and Nairobi

Kofi Annan’s message to Nigeria ahead of Saturday’s elections

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With just hours to Nigeria’s elections former UN Secretary General,Kofi Annan has pleaded with the people of Nigeria to conduct peaceful elections to show the rest of the world that Africa’s biggest nation has come of age.

LSK commends Uhuru for ordering public officials in graft claims to step aside

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Nairobi, Kenya: The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has commended President Uhuru Kenyatta for taking a bold step towards fighting grand corruption.

Nigeria president warns against bloodshed ahead of Saturday poll

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan warned against violence ahead of Saturday's presidential election as people began stockpiling food, cash and fuel for fear of clashes

Airlines introduce two-person cockpit rule after Germanwings plane crash

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Airlines rushed on Thursday to change their rules so as to require a second crew member in the cockpit at all times, hours after French prosecutors suggested a co-pilot who barricaded himself alone at the controls of a jetliner had crashed it on purpose.


Making dreams possible for young vulnerable teenage mothers

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Hand in Hand Eastern Africa(HiHEA) is a registered Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in Kenya and a member of the Hand in Hand global network whose vision is to reduce poverty through enterprise development and job creation.


Rift MPs fault DP Ruto for region's troubles

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Over 20 Rift Valley MPs met on Wednesday night to discuss what sources explained were concerns that the region was being shortchanged in Government and dissatisfaction with Deputy President William Ruto's recent hardline position on critics.

The Counties

Vandals ground Nyeri’s Beyond Zero mobile clinic

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A mobile clinic donated by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta to Nyeri County through her Beyond Zero Campaign has been grounded by vandals who stole crucial components of the vehicle.


Lack of electricity undermines Nigerian president's re-election bid

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- Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan's election campaign has trumpeted his reform of the power sector as a crowning achievement. But electricity shortages persist and the under-performance is a major political issue.


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