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Pain, nostalgia as mothers of 1992 political prisoners recount ordeal
KHRC marked 30 years since Kenyan mothers staged a fight for the release of political prisoners in 1992.
By Jacinta Mutura 16 days ago
Pain, nostalgia as mothers of 1992 political prisoners recount ordeal
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Terror threats and heavy security: Inside Mandera political campaigns
Interestingly, the residents’ ability to identify and trace suspicious ‘visitors’ by following their footsteps has been helpful in some areas.
By Jacinta Mutura 19 days ago
Terror threats and heavy security: Inside Mandera political campaigns
Governor Roba opposed to revenue allocation formula
Roba, who has served for ten years as Mandera governor, said his UDM party will, however, mobilize votes for Azimio presidential candidate Raila. 
By Jacinta Mutura 22 days ago
Governor Roba opposed to revenue allocation formula
Principals in dilemma as inflation pushes prices up
Some principals are under pressure from suppliers who are demanding cash payments before delivery of goods and services. 
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Principals in dilemma as inflation pushes prices up
Uhuru named global champion in Africa's climate change plan
Uhuru Kenyatta was installed to lead Africa’s continent to mobilise Sh2.5 trillion ($25 billion) for the Africa Adaptation Acceleration Programme (AAAP)
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Uhuru named global champion in Africa's climate change plan
Kenya's 44th tribe takes its space as gourd placed at the museum
The artwork holds tens of gourds collected from all the ethnic communities in Kenya.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Kenya's 44th tribe takes its space as gourd placed at the museum
Manguo wetland chocking under aborted foetuses and deadly hippos
Last month, a decomposed body of a man was retrieved from the wetland near the Nyeri-Nyahururu road. 
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Manguo wetland chocking under aborted foetuses and deadly hippos
Lower the cost of living, Catholic bishops tell State
Clergy says politicians taking advantage of the economic crunch to exploit poor Kenyans. Church has set aside a team to conduct civic education on elections at the community level.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Lower the cost of living, Catholic bishops tell State
Kenyans urged to embrace Yoga treatment
Yoga practice is said to have attracted enthusiasts locally and internationally.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Kenyans urged to embrace Yoga treatment
Kenyans return to wearing of face masks amid rising Covid-19 cases
The public urged to continue to adhere to containment measures. At least 8,578,026 people have been fully vaccinated.
By Mercy Kahenda 1 month ago
Kenyans return to wearing of face masks amid rising Covid-19 cases
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Why Uhuru Kenyatta is staying away from campaigns
The president yesterday steered clear of politics in Raila’s absence. Sources says Uhuru has been advised to step back for fear of a backclash.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Why Uhuru Kenyatta is staying away from campaigns
Special courts set up to deal with hate speech and election offences
At least eight counties marked as hot spots for election-related offences. Hate speech cases would have special file codes to enhance expeditious execution.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Special courts set up to deal with hate speech and election offences
Standardised learning sets Bridge schools apart, new study reveals
Bridge International Academies, an educational programme by NewGlobe, targets pupils in remote, underserved communities in India, Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda.
By Jacinta Mutura 1 month ago
Standardised learning sets Bridge schools apart, new study reveals
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Private detective who gave up job to rescue poor, street children
Shammah Children’s Home shelters children, who were either abandoned in the streets, hospitals or in churches. The proprietor relies on well-wishers to buy food and pay school fees for the children.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Private detective who gave up job to rescue poor, street children
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12 million children in Kenya have access to porn
Report indicates that most children in Kenya have low levels of awareness of risks posed by the internet. Covid-19 increased their access to the internet due to virtual learning.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
12 million children in Kenya have access to porn
Presidential debate set for next month
Kenya Editors Guild President Churchill Otieno said the secretariat wrote to the DP in April to share their expectations during the debate.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Presidential debate set for next month
State to phase out children's homes, resettle orphans
The situation of vulnerable and street children is made worse when they end up in home-care facilities where findings show care is wanting.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
State to phase out children's homes, resettle orphans
Doubts cast over IEBC preparedness ahead of elections
The civil society has expressed doubts on the Independent Election and Boundaries Commission’s readiness to conduct the August elections.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Doubts cast over IEBC preparedness ahead of elections
State to build safe houses for workers under distress in foreign countries
Labour CS Simon Chelugui said Parliament approved the allocation of Sh304 million for rescue centres in different countries.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
State to build safe houses for workers  under distress in foreign countries
Rich display as Uhuru Gardens opens to public
Described as a place that will narrate significant events, Uhuru Gardens bears monument and museum
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Rich display as Uhuru Gardens opens to public
Ipoa clears officers who shot two men in Isiolo drug bust
The two officers, whose identities were not given, had been charged with shooting and injuring Daudi Huka Galgalo and Barak Edin Halakhe on April 15, 2019.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Ipoa clears officers who shot two men in Isiolo drug bust
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Why domestic workers run to the Gulf despite reports of abuse
COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli calls for legislation to allow migrant workers to be represented by their domestic trade unions.
By Jacinta Mutura 2 months ago
Why domestic workers run to the Gulf despite reports of abuse
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School principals defy directive on fees and non-necessary items
As Form One students start reporting to their respective schools, many principals have defied a government directive to reduce admission costs.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
School principals defy directive on fees and non-necessary items
Education sector left reeling from Covid-19 closures
Kenya is among 54 countries that are struggling with full recovery of the education sector following disruption of the school calendar by Covid-19.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Education sector left reeling from Covid-19 closures
KCSE candidates get greenlight to review their course choices
Candidates who sat the 2021 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) and want to review their university and college courses can do so starting May.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
KCSE candidates get greenlight to review their course choices
Uproar over uniform prices as Form Ones report for first term
Prof Magoha had asked principals to avoid burdening parents and students with unnecessary items.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Uproar over uniform prices as Form Ones report for first term
Number of girls sitting Form 4 exam on the rise
of the 826,807 candidates who sat the 2021 KCSE tests, 421,318 were male while 405,489 were female.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Number of girls sitting Form 4 exam on the rise
Kapsabet Boys, Kenya High shine as Mangu produces top student
KCSE candidates who scored a minimum TVET Diploma courses qualification of grade C- and above in 2021 were 325,896.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Kapsabet Boys, Kenya High shine as Mangu produces top student
Reject leaders with integrity issues during August elections, Sapit urges
His call comes a day after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission’s pronouncement that it cannot bar political aspirants with integrity issues.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Reject leaders with integrity issues during August elections, Sapit urges
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Criminals could win nearly half of elective seats, Matiang'i warns
The government has expressed concern that an unusually high number of economic criminals and their accomplices may buy their way into Parliament.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Criminals could win nearly half of elective seats, Matiang'i warns
Matiang'i: We are prepared to deploy police force to end killings in Marsabit
The conflict in Marsabit is politically instigated and the government is ready to deploy the police to end it, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i says.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Matiang'i: We are prepared to deploy police force to end killings in Marsabit
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Matiang'i defends Uhuru, denies Ruto's claims about 'Deep State'
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has hit out at  Deputy President William Ruto and defended the Government over the ‘Deep State’ narrative.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Matiang'i defends Uhuru, denies Ruto's claims about 'Deep State'
Democratic Party wants to kick out Muturi as its leader
The petition seeks to have Mr Muturi ousted as the party leader after he joined the Kenya Kwanza coalition without discussing the decision with his party organs.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Democratic Party wants to kick out Muturi as its leader
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VIDEO: How I used to sneak out of Starehe Boys to go to Nairobi night clubs - Magoha
Education CS George Magoha narrated how he sneaked out of school to play the bass guitar in Nairobi's city clubs.
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
VIDEO: How I used to sneak out of Starehe Boys to go to Nairobi night clubs - Magoha
Sh19 billion for free primary and secondary education released
Sh19.9 billion has been released to schools to cater for free primary and free day secondary capitation.
By Jacinta Mutura 4 months ago
Sh19 billion for free primary and secondary education released
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Unique subjects that make some schools popular during selection
Film, karate, rugby and other co-curricular activities also popular among Form One students .
By Jacinta Mutura 3 months ago
Unique subjects that make some schools popular during selection
Top candidate to join Alliance as 38,000 placed in national schools
Bruce Mackenzie was excited yesterday after receiving his admission letter handed to him by Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha. 
By Jacinta Mutura 4 months ago
Top candidate to join Alliance as 38,000 placed in national schools
Parents' relief as Magoha slashes schools' demands
Some of the requirements removed include exercise books, mathematical tables, hockey sticks and pangas. [Stafford Ondego, Standard]
By Jacinta Mutura 4 months ago
Parents' relief as Magoha slashes schools' demands
IEBC on spot over new rule on parties' membership
The Political Parties Act (amendment) 2021 requires political parties to submit all members to the Registrar of Political Parties for ratification and submit list to IEBC by April 9.
By Jacinta Mutura 4 months ago
IEBC on spot over new rule on parties' membership
Magoha: Infrastructure key challenge in CBC transition
Top secondary schools are facing a looming infrastructural setback ahead of admission of CBC pioneers into junior secondary in May.
By Jacinta Mutura 4 months ago
Magoha: Infrastructure key challenge in CBC transition
Losers face costly petitions after blowing millions on campaigns
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By Harold Odhiambo, Eric Abuga and Stanley Ongwae
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Ruto's government must live, breathe national anthem
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By Dr Evelyn Jepkemei
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Profile: The four IEBC commissioners who disowned presidential results
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By Amos Mabinda and Patrick Vidija
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With polls done, you can as well kiss State subsidies goodbye
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Bitter end: Chebukati attacked as chaos mar Bomas briefing
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Cool under fire: Chebukati the soft-spoken man of steel
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Irungu Kang'ata extends fairy-tale journey with governor win
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