Who is Penina Malonza?
Profile of Peninah Malonza, who is the Tourism Cabinet Secretary Nominee
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Who is Penina Malonza?
Day 5 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Vetting of CS nominees day 5: Simon Chelugui, Salim Mvurya, Florence Bore and Mercy Wanjau appear before the committee.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Day 5 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Day 4 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Vetting of CS nominees day 4: Mithika Linturi, Eliud Owalo, Ezekiel Machogu, Ababu Namwamba and Rebecca Miano appear before the committee.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Day 4 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Day 3 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Vetting of CS nominees enters day three with Kipchumba Murkomen, Roselinda Soipan Tuya, Penina Malonza, Zacharia Mwangi Njeru and Susan Nakhumicha Wafula appearing before the committee
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Day 3 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Day 2 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Parliament CS nominees vetting timetable: Mudavadi, Duale, Wahome, Mutua on Monday; Kindiki, Jumwa, Kuria on Tuesday, October 18; Murkomen on Wednesday.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Day 2 of vetting: Profiles of CS nominees
Profiles of cabinest secretaries nominees
Here's a profile of president William Ruto's nominees who will be vetted on Monday, October 17.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Profiles of cabinest secretaries nominees
What you need to know about NSSF contributions
NSSF said it will challenge the High Court ruling that stopped its bid to increase monthly contributions from the current Sh200.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
What you need to know about NSSF contributions
Profiles of 10 people shortlisted to replace George Kinoti as DCI
Ten top police officers have been shortlisted by the National Police Service Commission (NPSC) for interviews for the position of the next Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) boss.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Profiles of 10 people shortlisted to replace George Kinoti as DCI
What leaders of majority and minority will earn
Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichung'wah named National Assembly Majority Leader, while Ugunja's Opiyo Wandayi is the Minority Leader.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
What leaders of majority and minority will earn
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Inside Mzee Jackson Kibor's will
Kibor owned various farms in Trans Nzoia and Uasin Gishu Counties where his four wives lived. He died at the age of 88, on March 16, at St Luke's Hospital in Eldoret after a long illness.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Inside Mzee Jackson Kibor's will
Some of the family businesses that have collapsed in Kenya
There have been cases where the first generation builds an enterprise from scratch, and the second generation propels it like a meteor, only for the third generation to quickly extinguish it.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Some of the family businesses that have collapsed in Kenya
Numbers that dispute DP Gachagua's claim on Kenya's forex reserves
CBK refuted claims by DP Rigathi Gachagua that Kenya has run short of foreign reserves.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Numbers that dispute DP Gachagua's claim on Kenya's forex reserves
Viral statement claiming subsidised fertilizer is donation from Russian firm is fake
The post came a day after deputy President Rigathi Gachagua unveiled subsidised fertliser prices that is targeting farmers for the short rains season.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Viral statement claiming subsidised fertilizer is donation from Russian firm is fake
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Here are Africa's youngest and oldest presidents
How old is your president? From Ethiopia's Abiy Mohamed to Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnagangwa, there's a three-decade age difference.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Here are Africa's youngest and oldest presidents
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Steps that will be followed in handing over power from Uhuru to Ruto
Once the final results of the August 9 presidential election were announced, it became the duty of the Committee to ensure that Ruto and Gachagua, are accorded adequate security.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Steps that will be followed in handing over power from Uhuru to Ruto
Profiles of 7 Supreme Court judges whose decision is anxiously being waited for
The seven judges are set to give a verdict on the August 9 contested presidential election petition.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Profiles of 7 Supreme Court judges whose decision is anxiously being waited for
157 cases of gender-based violence reported during election period
157 GBV cases were reported in 15 days with 8 being reported on election day alone.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
157 cases of gender-based violence reported during election period
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Top lawyers in the presidential election petition
Details on the top lawyers fighting the supreme battle.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Top lawyers in the presidential election petition
In their own words: What Raila's lawyers told Supreme Court
James Orengo: There is evidence of interference, if not invasion, of the infrastructure and technology of the IEBC.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
In their own words: What Raila's lawyers told Supreme Court
Presidential Election Petition: Raila's team key submissions at Supreme Court
Raila Odinga lawyers' key submissions at a glance.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Presidential Election Petition: Raila's team key submissions at Supreme Court
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Presidential Election Petition: Judges questions to petitioners
Tough questions as Raila Odinga's team lays out case.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Presidential Election Petition: Judges questions to petitioners
Raila Odinga's case at the Supreme Court
The 11 issues presented in Raila Odinga's case at the Supreme Court.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Raila Odinga's case at the Supreme Court
Mandera's best Sheikh Ali and Moi Girls qualify for regional finals
Sheikh Ali Secondary School on Wednesday qualified to represent Mandera County in boys' basketball at the North Eastern Term Two games that start on Saturday in Wajir.
By Standard Checkpoint, Ernest Ndunda 1 year ago
Mandera's best Sheikh Ali and Moi Girls qualify for regional finals
Raila Odinga: My case against IEBC in numbers
Azimio leader wants the Supreme Court to scrutinise the results and declare him president-elect; should that not pass, he wants the court to order IEBC to preside over a fresh election.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Raila Odinga: My case against IEBC in numbers
VIDEO: Commotion at Bomas as Azimio, Kenya Kwanza leaders differ
It emerged that some leaders from Azimio la Umoja coalition had taken issue with those from the Kenya Kwanza brigade over claims of interference.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
VIDEO: Commotion at Bomas as Azimio, Kenya Kwanza leaders differ
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How UDA fever swept aside big names in Mt Kenya
Voters appeared to have punished most of the region's Azimio-allied candidates. Veteran politicians, including Kiraitu and Kimunya took risky gamble and paid for it.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
How UDA fever swept aside big names in Mt Kenya
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How Junet's wife campaigned for MP to his victory
Junet retained his seat after garnering 26,516 votes from his constituency, giving him a chance of serving for a third term.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
How Junet's wife campaigned for MP to his victory
Africa in 'advanced' discussions to buy monkeypox vaccines
The two-dose vaccine is considered the main medical weapon against the disease, but its availability is limited.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Africa in 'advanced' discussions to buy monkeypox vaccines
Hunt for suspects who caned locals for failing to vote
The suspects include boda boda operators who apparently stopped residents and demanded to confirm if they had voted in Tuesday's polls.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Hunt for suspects who caned locals for failing to vote
Orderly elections proof of our democratic maturity
In many places, people moved from one tent to another trying to find out where their names fell in alphabetical order. It was time-consuming.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Orderly elections proof of our democratic maturity
It's business as usual as traders back to work after elections
Vendors, cyber cafes, restaurants, banks and entertainment joints resumed operations to maximise profits as other businesses remained closed.
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It's business as usual as traders back to work after elections
IEBC Presidential election results start streaming in
Results based on Form 34A have started coming in from polling stations.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
IEBC Presidential election results start streaming in
IEBC commissioners in Greece to witness ballot printing
The commission said the mission is part of "due diligence" ahead of the August 9 General Election.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
IEBC commissioners in Greece to witness ballot printing
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Is Wajackoyah too high on Cannabis math?
A Standard Checkpoint fact-check finds George Wajackoyah's numbers on Cannabis Sativa farming too high.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Is Wajackoyah too high on Cannabis math?
Fact Check: Did Igathe and Sakaja get their facts right?
Polycarp Igathe and Johnston Sakaja squared off in a debate on Tuesday. But were there truths, lies or half-truths in their duel?
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Fact Check: Did Igathe and Sakaja get their facts right?
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Why choice of voter identification method is splitting politicians
There are two choices: Use both manual register and electronic register or only electronic register to identify the up to 22.1 million voters that are eligible to vote.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Why choice of voter identification method is splitting politicians
Inside the controversial ICT Practitioners Bill
Parliament passed the controversial ICT Practitioners Bill last week Wednesday, meaning it is now up to the President to decide if it becomes law.
By Standard Checkpoint 1 year ago
Inside the controversial ICT Practitioners Bill
Profile: Lulendo Matumona aka General Defao
Congolese Rhumba star General Defao, whose real name is Lulendo Matumona, dies aged 62 while receiving treatment at a hospital in Douala, Cameroon.
By The Standard Checkpoint 2 years ago
Profile: Lulendo Matumona aka General Defao
Protect DP Gachagua, Western clerics tell Ruto
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The faces behind Gachagua woes as Ruto allies go bare-knuckle
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How Kenya could lose out on billions in rushed climate deals
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How the Finance Act 2023 hit Kenyans
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