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EU Parliament condemns arrest of Cardinal Joseph Zen
Parliament said the arrests constitute an attack on the freedoms guaranteed in the Hong Kong Basic Law, including the freedom of religion or belief.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
EU Parliament condemns arrest of Cardinal Joseph Zen
Another blow for Kenya as CS Raychelle Omamo fails to clinch UN-Agency job
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo lost to Spain’s Alvaro Lario, a champion of private sector investments who was serving as the agency’s top finance executive.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Another blow for Kenya as CS Raychelle Omamo fails to clinch UN-Agency job
Why Africa should strive to make Kiswahili continental language
The United Nations designated July 7 as the World Kiswahili Language Day On November 23, 2021.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Why Africa should strive to make Kiswahili continental language
UNGA designates June 24 as International Day of Women in Diplomacy
The resolve invites all UN member states to observe the day annually in order to promote the full and equal participation of women at all levels of diplomacy.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
UNGA designates June 24 as International Day of Women in Diplomacy
Kenya to command Regional force in DR Congo
This force, which will work in tandem with the military and administrative forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo will be under the command of Kenya.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Kenya to command Regional force in DR Congo
Taiwan hits back at China over Strait waterway
The Strait waterway has been a frequent source of military tension since the defeated Republic of China government fled to Taiwan in 1949 after losing a civil war with the communists.
By Agencies 1 month ago
Taiwan hits back at China over Strait waterway
Uhuru Kenyatta to host regional Heads of State summit
The summit will focus on the peace and security situation in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Uhuru Kenyatta to host regional Heads of State summit
Indonesia food agency in Kenya for trade talks
The delegation, led by Dr Penny Lukito, is responsible for protecting the Indonesian public through oversight and control of vaccines, medications, food safety, nutrition and cosmetics.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Indonesia food agency in Kenya for trade talks
Kenya and UK ties dominate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday party in Nairobi
Cabinet Secretary for Health, Mutahi Kagwe, the chief guest during the celebrations, expressed the government’s commitment to enhancing bilateral ties with the United Kingdom.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Kenya and UK ties dominate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday party in Nairobi
FALSE: It wasn't Martha Karua's portrait unveiled at Obama Foundation event
“The Raila-Karua ticket is gaining acclaim across the World. In the US, African-American luminaries unveiled Martha Karua’s portrait at a Women’s Conference,” read Kagwanja's caption.
By Patrick Vidija 2 months ago
FALSE: It wasn't Martha Karua's portrait unveiled at Obama Foundation event
Chinese enterprises in Kazakhstan face challenges over sour bilateral relations
Worker unrest has been rippling across Kazakhstan in recent months and this latest strike is likely to cause a reappraisal by Chinese investors.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Chinese enterprises in Kazakhstan face challenges over sour bilateral relations
Hotel group Prideinn eyes expansion across all counties
PrideInn Hotels and Resorts has announced plans to expand to all the 47 counties over the next decade as the industry emerges from the vagaries of Covid-19.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Hotel group Prideinn eyes expansion across all counties
List of Presidents, other senior Govt officials who will attend Kibaki Funeral
At least three sitting presidents have confirmed they will attend Mwai Kibaki’s State Funeral service at the Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi tomorrow.
By Mwangi Maina 3 months ago
List of Presidents, other senior Govt officials who will attend Kibaki Funeral
DR Congo conflict: Nairobi to host talks between militia groups, government
DRC President Felix Tshisekedi will chair the first consultative meeting between DR Congo militia groups representatives and his government tomorrow.
By Mwangi Maina 3 months ago
DR Congo conflict: Nairobi to host talks between militia groups, government
Putin out to change balance of power in Europe, Poland says
Polish envoy to Kenya, Jacek Bazański told The Standard that the international community must be unanimous and should send a clear signal to Russia and her President.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
Putin out to change balance of power in Europe, Poland says
Uhuru seeks to broker peace deal between DRC, M23 Rebels
The shuttle diplomacy by Nairobi comes days after the M23 rebel group declared a unilateral ceasefire on April 1 saying it was seeking dialogue with the government.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
Uhuru seeks to broker peace deal between DRC, M23 Rebels
DR Congo entry to EAC 'a game changer to intra-regional trade'
The populous Central African country has been admitted as the seventh member of the EAC during a virtual Extra-Ordinary Summit.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
DR Congo entry to EAC 'a game changer to intra-regional trade'
AU launches four-year plan to control, eradicate livestock diseases
Plan is a fresh push to eliminate livestock diseases in Africa which has not only threatened food security but also hurt the livelihoods of farmers.
By Mwangi Maina 5 months ago
AU launches four-year plan to control, eradicate livestock diseases
African Union steps up bid to eradicate disease
FAO estimates the viral diseases cause economic losses of up to Sh240 billion in areas where it is endemic putting at risk 300 million families.
By Mwangi Maina 5 months ago
African Union steps up bid to eradicate disease
Kenya launches African women fish processor network
The network will help women in the country link up with other women across the region for benchmarking and opportunities.
By Mwangi Maina 5 months ago
Kenya launches African women fish processor network
Palestine and Israel embassies clash over Amnesty report
Palestine ambassador ask ICC Prosecutor Karim Khan to probe what he termed as ‘entrenched racism and apartheid against Palestine.
By Mwangi Maina 6 months ago
Palestine and Israel embassies clash over Amnesty report
Big day for Rwanda, Uganda as they reopen borders three years later
Rwanda has reopened its land borders with Uganda, including the busy Gatuna border post for the first time after almost three years.
By Mwangi Maina 6 months ago
Big day for Rwanda, Uganda as they reopen borders three years later
EU top envoy: We will no longer be Kenya's donor but trading partner
Bloc sought bilateral agreement with Kenya after East African Community member states refused to ratify an economic pact with the EU.
By Mwangi Maina 6 months ago
EU top envoy: We will no longer be Kenya's donor but trading partner
EU Parliament condemns arrest of Cardinal Joseph Zen
Parliament said the arrests constitute an attack on the freedoms guaranteed in the Hong Kong Basic Law, including the freedom of religion or belief.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
EU Parliament condemns arrest of Cardinal Joseph Zen
Another blow for Kenya as CS Raychelle Omamo fails to clinch UN-Agency job
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo lost to Spain’s Alvaro Lario, a champion of private sector investments who was serving as the agency’s top finance executive.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Another blow for Kenya as CS Raychelle Omamo fails to clinch UN-Agency job
Why Africa should strive to make Kiswahili continental language
The United Nations designated July 7 as the World Kiswahili Language Day On November 23, 2021.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Why Africa should strive to make Kiswahili continental language
UNGA designates June 24 as International Day of Women in Diplomacy
The resolve invites all UN member states to observe the day annually in order to promote the full and equal participation of women at all levels of diplomacy.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
UNGA designates June 24 as International Day of Women in Diplomacy
Kenya to command Regional force in DR Congo
This force, which will work in tandem with the military and administrative forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo will be under the command of Kenya.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Kenya to command Regional force in DR Congo
Taiwan hits back at China over Strait waterway
The Strait waterway has been a frequent source of military tension since the defeated Republic of China government fled to Taiwan in 1949 after losing a civil war with the communists.
By Agencies 1 month ago
Taiwan hits back at China over Strait waterway
Uhuru Kenyatta to host regional Heads of State summit
The summit will focus on the peace and security situation in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Uhuru Kenyatta to host regional Heads of State summit
Indonesia food agency in Kenya for trade talks
The delegation, led by Dr Penny Lukito, is responsible for protecting the Indonesian public through oversight and control of vaccines, medications, food safety, nutrition and cosmetics.
By Mwangi Maina 1 month ago
Indonesia food agency in Kenya for trade talks
Kenya and UK ties dominate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday party in Nairobi
Cabinet Secretary for Health, Mutahi Kagwe, the chief guest during the celebrations, expressed the government’s commitment to enhancing bilateral ties with the United Kingdom.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Kenya and UK ties dominate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday party in Nairobi
FALSE: It wasn't Martha Karua's portrait unveiled at Obama Foundation event
“The Raila-Karua ticket is gaining acclaim across the World. In the US, African-American luminaries unveiled Martha Karua’s portrait at a Women’s Conference,” read Kagwanja's caption.
By Patrick Vidija 2 months ago
FALSE: It wasn't Martha Karua's portrait unveiled at Obama Foundation event
Chinese enterprises in Kazakhstan face challenges over sour bilateral relations
Worker unrest has been rippling across Kazakhstan in recent months and this latest strike is likely to cause a reappraisal by Chinese investors.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Chinese enterprises in Kazakhstan face challenges over sour bilateral relations
Hotel group Prideinn eyes expansion across all counties
PrideInn Hotels and Resorts has announced plans to expand to all the 47 counties over the next decade as the industry emerges from the vagaries of Covid-19.
By Mwangi Maina 2 months ago
Hotel group Prideinn eyes expansion across all counties
List of Presidents, other senior Govt officials who will attend Kibaki Funeral
At least three sitting presidents have confirmed they will attend Mwai Kibaki’s State Funeral service at the Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi tomorrow.
By Mwangi Maina 3 months ago
List of Presidents, other senior Govt officials who will attend Kibaki Funeral
DR Congo conflict: Nairobi to host talks between militia groups, government
DRC President Felix Tshisekedi will chair the first consultative meeting between DR Congo militia groups representatives and his government tomorrow.
By Mwangi Maina 3 months ago
DR Congo conflict: Nairobi to host talks between militia groups, government
Putin out to change balance of power in Europe, Poland says
Polish envoy to Kenya, Jacek Bazański told The Standard that the international community must be unanimous and should send a clear signal to Russia and her President.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
Putin out to change balance of power in Europe, Poland says
Uhuru seeks to broker peace deal between DRC, M23 Rebels
The shuttle diplomacy by Nairobi comes days after the M23 rebel group declared a unilateral ceasefire on April 1 saying it was seeking dialogue with the government.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
Uhuru seeks to broker peace deal between DRC, M23 Rebels
DR Congo entry to EAC 'a game changer to intra-regional trade'
The populous Central African country has been admitted as the seventh member of the EAC during a virtual Extra-Ordinary Summit.
By Mwangi Maina 4 months ago
DR Congo entry to EAC 'a game changer to intra-regional trade'