× Digital News Videos Health & Science Opinion Education Columnists Lifestyle Cartoons Moi Cabinets Kibaki Cabinets Arts & Culture Podcasts E-Paper Tributes Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS

General China: The ‘disciplinarian’ who shaped NYS


Due to his ‘utmost discipline’ Jomo recruited Waruhiu Itote, alias General China, to shepherd NYS, although some of his peers considered him a traitor

General China: The ‘disciplinarian’ who shaped NYS

By Hudson Gumbihi | 2 months ago

Achieng' Oneko the freedom fighter who was ahead of his time

Achieng' Oneko the freedom fighter who was ahead of his time

Oneko, who died 14 years ago, was detained alongside the founding President Jomo Kenyatta, Bildad Kaggia, Kung’u Karumba, Fred Kubai and Paul Ngei.

Isaiah Gwengi | 3 months ago

Kenya's first Education minister Joseph Daniel Otiende dies

The death of pioneer Cabinet Minister Joseph Daniel Otiende Wednesday marked the end of an era characterised by dramatic and nostalgic political history.

John Oywa | 4 years ago

Blast from the past: Intrigues that led to first coup attempt in Kenya

Dramatic details have emerged of the fallout between Kenya’s first President Jomo Kenyatta and his chief of military which led to the country’s first coup attempt in 1971.

Standard Reporter | 4 years ago