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Governor Kawira Mwangaza sees political light
Governor Kawira said she was ready to ‘apologize’ to settle differences if only to get a chance to focus on delivering development pledges made to the people.
By Phares Mutembei 1 hr ago
Governor Kawira Mwangaza sees political light
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When a British soldier was hanged for killing his cook
On August 18, 1960, Poole made history by being the first white man to be hanged during his country’s reign in Kenya for over 70 years.
By Amos Kareithi 1 hr ago
When a British soldier was hanged for killing his cook
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Why we should be concerned about ongoing conflict in DRC
Kenya’s growing involvement in DRC security comes at a time when business interests have also increased. KCB Group and Equity have acquired majority stakes in two of DRC’s three largest banks.
By Job Naibei 3 hrs ago
Why we should be concerned about ongoing conflict in DRC
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What makes Real Estate Investment Trusts unattractive to local investors
Home Afrika is the only listed vehicle with a substantial component in the portfolio of housing Reits.
By Graham Kajilwa 3 hrs ago
What makes Real Estate Investment Trusts unattractive to local investors
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Alarm as Kenya cyberattacks hit an all-time high
The number of cyberattacks detected in the country in the three months ending September this year stood at 278 million, an increase from 92 million in the previous quarter.
By Frankline Sunday 4 hrs ago
Alarm as Kenya cyberattacks hit an all-time high
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Impeachment: Big win for Meru Governor Kawira Mwangaza
Justice Cherere’s directive came just as the county assembly, where 68 out of the 69 MCAs are supporting the move, was about to start debate on the Motion to kick out the Governor.
By Phares Mutembei 4 hrs ago
Impeachment: Big win for Meru Governor Kawira Mwangaza
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Socialite found guilty of stealing V8 Prado belonging to late Kitale tycoon
Sheila Wairimu alias Shay Diva Africa made a transfer of the log book by logging into the TIMs account at 11.45 pm on April 26, four days after the tycoon died.
By Osinde Obare 17 hrs ago
Socialite found guilty of stealing V8  Prado belonging to late Kitale tycoon
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Hustler fund: The good, bad and ugly
The Fund is a core campaign promise by the Kenya Kwanza administration that was elected on a platform of lifting low-income earners (hustlers).
By Brian Ngugi 17 hrs ago
Hustler fund: The good, bad and ugly
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What you should know before borrowing cash from Hustlers Fund
President William Ruto launched the Hustlers Fund on November 30, 2022 in Nairobi.
By Brian Okoth 18 hrs ago
What you should know before borrowing cash from Hustlers Fund
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Kenya exported maize to Europe to create ugali crisis
Government statistics indicate that the first commercial farming of maize, specifically for export to European markets, started around 1909.
By Amos Kareithi 18 hrs ago
Kenya exported maize to Europe to create ugali crisis
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Chelugui: Man to make Ruto's dream a reality
The only CS retained from President Uhuru Kenyatta's Cabinet, Mr Chelugui bears the huge responsibility of implementing the bottom-up economic model that underlined Kenya's Kwanza campaign.
By Jacob Ng'etich 20 hrs ago
Chelugui: Man to make Ruto's dream a reality
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Why Raila called off anti-Ruto protests amid IEBC Four probe
Raila calls off planned countrywide demos opposing four IEBC commissioners’ ouster process, citing ongoing exams; says planned demos to resume on December 7.
By Josphat Thiong’o 21 hrs ago
Why Raila called off anti-Ruto protests amid IEBC Four probe
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Party is over as county set to close 40 clubs in city for noise pollution
Nairobi county government gave clubs operating in residential areas one week to install soundproofing and/or reduce sound levels to end sound pollution in residential areas.
By Benjamin Imende and Hudson Gumbihi 21 hrs ago
Party is over as county set to close 40 clubs in city for noise pollution
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Lawyer wants law reviewed to protect widows who remarry
Many women who remarry after the death of their husbands have challenges in inheriting properties they owned.
By Phares Mutembei 23 hrs ago
Lawyer wants law reviewed to protect widows who remarry
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Kenya facing condom shortage as festive season, school holidays start
Demand for condoms stands at 460 million against the 150 million the government procures.
By Rose Mukonyo 23 hrs ago
Kenya facing condom shortage as festive season, school holidays start
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Young graduates milk success from dairy unit
To start off, Ms Kaveza teamed up with her mother in 2019 to start the dairy farming project.
By Brian Kisanji 1 day ago
Young graduates milk success from dairy unit
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From Canon to Lupita: Scholarly pedigree of the Nyong'os
Canon Hesbon Nyong’o valued education and was instrumental in the establishment of Maseno Girls Primary School.
By The Nairobian Reporter 1 day ago
From Canon to Lupita: Scholarly pedigree of the Nyong'os
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Immigrants helped cement Mombasa's name in football
In 1962, Luos accounted for about 25 percent of upcountry immigrants in Mombasa.
By Kenyatta Otieno 1 day ago
Immigrants helped cement Mombasa's name in football
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Greed, not ignorance, is behind Kenya's surging doping menace
That the sport has been brought to disrepute is reprehensible. The effete excuses of reprobates who take banned substances while feigning ignorance cannot be entertained.
By Leonard Khafafa 1 day ago
Greed, not ignorance, is behind Kenya's surging doping menace
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Why CSs should read from the same script on national issues
Reading from the same script with Linturi, Mudavadi said that the order to import maize should have been given by Linturi and asked Kuria to leave Linturi handle the maize issue.
By Martin Olando 1 day ago
Why CSs should read from the same script on national issues
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Homa Bay MCA: I was unable to take bank loans due to petition
Zakayo Ong’ondo surprised people when he said that an election petition that was filed against him in Oyugis Court had deterred him from accessing loans from the financial institutions.
By James Omoro 1 day ago
Homa Bay MCA: I was unable to take bank loans due to petition
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US links Kenyan ports to Chinese military base plan
Washington now claims Kenya’s port facilities offer China strategic commercial and trade advantages but also provide it with “dual-use” potential for military functions.
By Brian Ngugi 1 day ago
US links Kenyan ports to Chinese military base plan
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Lord McMillan used 66cm belt to hold up trousers
American millionaire William Northrup McMillan fell in love in Kenya after a hunting expedition in 1904.
By The Nairobian Reporter 1 day ago
Lord McMillan used 66cm belt to hold up trousers
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Tiger in bed: Mzee fires live bullets all night-- Manzi wa Kibra
Manzi wa Kibra, 23, claims her old boo is a tiger in bed and fires live bullets all night
By The Nairobian Reporter 1 day ago
Tiger in bed: Mzee fires live bullets all night-- Manzi wa Kibra
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Arati plans to spend Sh10m in his bid to rid Kisii of ghost workers
Arati said some of the staff had presented fake documents for their employment in the county after presenting himself for the staff headcount exercise at Kisii Agricultural Centre..
By Erick Abuga 1 day ago
Arati plans to spend Sh10m in his bid to rid Kisii of ghost workers
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Anne Nyaga: You needn't campaign or 'know people' to be CAS
We really need to change our mindsets. At times you do not need to know someone. You just need to do what you want to do like it is a calling; like it is part of the purpose for which you exist.
By Gardy Chacha 1 day ago
Anne Nyaga: You needn't campaign or 'know people' to be CAS
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No, CRBs do not have the power to blacklist loan defaulters
CRBs do not have the authority to blacklist borrowers. Blacklisting infers that these institutions only collect and share negative borrower information.
By Maina Mwangi 1 day ago
No, CRBs do not have the power to blacklist loan defaulters
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Why Uhuru Kenyatta is back on Twitter
Former President Uhuru Kenyatta is back on social media platforms with the account name, ‘Office of the 4th President of Kenya.’
By Stephanie Wangari 1 day ago
Why Uhuru Kenyatta is back on Twitter
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Ruto warns Raila against rallies to protest bid to oust Cherera four
Raila Odinga over the weekend announced a plan for nationwide rallies to protest the bid to remove from office the four commissioners.
By Brian Ngugi 1 day ago
Ruto warns Raila against rallies to protest bid to oust Cherera four
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KRA will make sure landlords cannot escape new tax
According to landlords, no one seems to be on their side in cases of rental disputes with rogue tenants and now the KRA has emerged as another enemy.
By Harold Ayodo 1 day ago
KRA will make sure landlords cannot escape new tax
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Why we have 'owned' the steeplechase for years
Ezekiel Kemboi became the first athlete to win the energy-draining 3000m steeplechase four times when he clinched gold at the World Athletic Championship
By Standard Sports 1 day ago
Why we have 'owned' the steeplechase for years
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Hustler Ambassador: Siachi bibi yangu, Meru Governor's husband says
Kawira Mwangaza was roundly ignored and mocked when she voiced her ambition to run for governor
By Phares Mutembei 1 day ago
Hustler Ambassador: Siachi bibi yangu, Meru Governor's husband says
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The hidden agenda behind MPs' bid to cap land ownership
The cap on the maximum land size keeps me awake at night. What is the spirit behind that capping? Who is the law targeting?
By XN Iraki 2 days ago
The hidden agenda behind MPs' bid to cap land ownership
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How flagging shilling fuels spike in your power bill
The weakening of the local currency to record lows has seen the charge consumers shoulder to cushion electricity producers from forex volatility go through the roof.
By Macharia Kamau 2 days ago
How flagging shilling fuels spike in your power bill
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Police probe cult link in Kakamega attacks that have left four dead
Nabbed suspects belong to Mbogi la Izraim Territory, an organised gang whose modus operandi is administering oaths to its members.
By Benard Lusigi 2 days ago
Police probe cult link in Kakamega attacks that have left four dead
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Duck vs chicken: Which is lucrative?
Growth in global consumption of meat proteins in the next decade is projected to increase by 14 per cent
By Dr Watson Messo 2 days ago
Duck vs chicken: Which is lucrative?
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Genesis of tyrannical, corrupt chiefs dates back to 1901
The crown for the most notorious chief during this period however goes to Kamiri wa Itherero of Riuki location who was a famous witchdoctor.
By Amos Kareithi 2 days ago
Genesis of tyrannical, corrupt chiefs dates back to 1901
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Traders face Sh1 million fine as new ETRs final deadline looms
The new ETRs will be connected through the Internet to KRA’s systems, allowing the taxman to monitor all transactions in the traders’ Point of Sale and invoicing systems.
By Brian Ngugi 2 days ago
Traders face Sh1 million fine as new ETRs final deadline looms
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Man vs machine: Mechanised tea pluckers remain a thorny issue
More than 200,000 direct and indirect jobs have reportedly been lost since tea-plucking machines were adopted across Kenya. One machine can pluck 400 kilogrammes of tea a day.
By Kennedy Gachuhi 2 days ago
Man vs machine: Mechanised tea pluckers remain a thorny issue
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Rogue developers giving construction a bad name
The spate of building collapses speaks to an industry littered with developers and contractors hell-bent on taking shortcuts to cut costs by using substandard materials and unqualified workers.
By Alvan Kinyua 2 days ago
Rogue developers giving construction a bad name