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UGANDA’S FIRST LADY RETIRES FROM POLITICS

UGANDA’S FIRST LADY RETIRES FROM POLITICS

Pundits have envisaged the end of an era in Ugandan politics, following the impending resignation of the country’s First Lady from active politics. Janet Kataaha Museveni, the wife of President Yoweri Museveni, has called time on her political career after serving two terms as the Member of Parliament for Ruhaama constituency. On Friday, the First […]

Online Gambling Liberalized by the Kenyan Government

Online Gambling Liberalized by the Kenyan Government

Amongst African governments, Kenya is one of the most progressive thinking countries in terms of gambling and its effect on the economy. Kenyan government embraces online gambling by making clear cut laws for operators and their customers. Following the new Kenyan gambling laws, the online gaming community will have legal places to play and the […]

All systems go for ‘Brand Raila’ team-Consultations with Nigerians

All systems go for ‘Brand Raila’ team-Consultations with Nigerians

An ODM think tank has been coming up with strategies to correct the mistakes of 2013 ahead of Raila Odinga’s 2017 bid for presidency, which those close to him say is an open secret. Cautious after three jinxed attempts, the Cord principal has also extended his consultations on politics beyond Kenya as he plans another […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Burundi opposition leader murdered

Burundi opposition leader murdered

The leader of a small Burundian opposition party was shot dead on Saturday, residents said, the latest violence in a country gripped by weeks of protests over the president’s controversial bid to seek a third term. Zedi Feruzi, the head of the Union for Peace and Development (UPD) was walking home under police protection in […]

Kenya to build two modern sports stadium

Kenya to build two modern sports stadium

Kenya will commence construction of two modern sports stadia in October, a media report said on Saturday. Fred Muteti, Chairman of Sports Kenya and the precursor of the Sports Stadia Management Board (SSMB), said in Nairobi on Friday the organisation has entered into negotiations with two European countries, ahead of the planned construction of the […]

The politics of Raila, Kalonzo perks

The politics of Raila, Kalonzo perks

While the move by President Uhuru Kenyatta not to grant retirement benefits to rivals Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka may be politically prudent, pundits warn the President may well have handed himself a hanging rope. The import of the President’s action – if it holds – is that going forward, a President and his deputy […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO:University of Cincinnati President talks about 82 years old Kenyan Master’s graduate

VIDEO:University of Cincinnati President talks about 82 years old Kenyan Master’s graduate

Samuel Ochiel Obura’s journey to the May commencement ceremony at the University of Cincinnati took him nearly 8,000 miles and 48 years. A native of Kenya, Obura finished his master’s degree requirements in political science at UC in 1967. But due to an upheaval at the African Students Association, which helped sponsor his education, he […]

Kansiime Anne-The Fornication That Goes On In Saloons

Kansiime Anne-The Fornication That Goes On In Saloons

Hilarious-Kansiime Anne follows Husband to the Saloon and she  does not accept the massaging after hair cut.The Fornication That Goes On In Saloons

Video:Churchill & Eric Omondi Are The Best In The Comedy Industry

Video:Churchill & Eric Omondi Are The Best In The Comedy Industry

Churchill & Eric Omondi Are The Best In This Comedy… Fast Rising Comedian Shares His Thoughts On The Comedy Industry.

DIASPORA NEWS

Biggest project organized by Diaspora Kenyans -Congratulations Bishop Donald Mwawasi

Biggest project organized by Diaspora Kenyans -Congratulations Bishop Donald Mwawasi

As I celebrated the New Year 2015 I had no idea I would be part of those creating the biggest project organized by Diaspora Kenyans for implementation in Kenya. Since joining Kenya University Project (KUP) to develop an Institution town in Kenya, I have found myself inspired by Kenyans ready to advance Kenya economy from […]

Some Visiting Diaspora Kenyans tarnishing our name

Some Visiting Diaspora Kenyans tarnishing our name

We got this message from Kenya about a diaspora man who booked a fully furnished apartment in Nairobi and gave a bouncing check after the stay.All we can say for now is that he is from Missouri but we have withheld his name for now.Here below is the complaint. I need some advice please. There […]

Are Kenyans in America Members of the NAACP? Are we African Americans?

Are Kenyans in America Members of the NAACP? Are we African Americans?

When black people are classified, those who do the math include all black people. It does not matter where one comes from, black people in America are classified as African American. I have taken issue with this classification since I arrived at Trinity College in 1988. At the college, I was invited to speak during […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC announces cancellation of 2015 Kenya Diaspora Conference

Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC announces cancellation of 2015 Kenya Diaspora Conference

The Kenyan Embassy based in Washington DC has announced that the previously scheduled Diaspora Conference has been cancelled. In a statement released on Friday, the Embassy said that funds allocate to the conference have been spent on other projects past and upcoming. Here is the statement from the Embassy. Dear Kenyans, During the month of […]

Pastor Mugweh’s mother is promoted to glory‏

Pastor Mugweh’s mother is promoted to glory‏

It is with a humble acceptance of the Lord’s will that we announce the promotion to glory to Mrs. Beth Munjiru Mugweh ( Mama Mugweh) that occurred in Nairobi, Kenya on Saturday May 16, 2015 following a short illness. She was the wife to Mr. Samuel David Mugweh of Nanyuki, Kenya and a daughter to […]

High powered Women’s delegation from Kenya to Atlanta Georgia

High powered Women’s delegation from Kenya to Atlanta Georgia

WOMEN IN PROGRESS TOUR Atlanta – Spring 2015-First Ladies representing 15 counties:As Africa firmly sets up as a Global emerging market, Women today stand out as the catalysts for Africa’s economic development in the next decade and decades to come. We are excited to welcome to the City of ATLANTA a high powered Women’s delegation from […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Inspiration + Action = Transformation:Do You See Flaws or Flowers?

Inspiration + Action = Transformation:Do You See Flaws or Flowers?

It is often said we are our own worst critics. Do you sometimes see imaginary flaws in yourself or judge your imperfections (and those of others) too harshly? Unlike we humans who look on the outside and are easily impressed by perfect-looking appearances, God doesn´t look on the outside before anointing us to be bearers […]

Word For Today:For such a time like this

Word For Today:For such a time like this

Esther’s story did not begin very well but it ends well because there is nothing that can stop the move of God in your life when the right time comes. Not only was Esther living in captivity, she was also an orphan being taken care of by her cousin. That picture doesn’t look all that […]

DEVOTION:ARE YOU A SLAVE?

DEVOTION:ARE YOU A SLAVE?

Today we live in a world that is saturated with false teachers. In this passage, Peter, the Apostle, writes concerning them. He acknowledges that false prophets existed in ancient Israel, false prophets existed in the first century church, and false prophets are with the church today. Peter lets his readers know that these false teachers […]

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Burundi opposition leader murdered

Burundi opposition leader murdered

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

The leader of a small Burundian opposition party was shot dead on Saturday, residents said, the latest violence in a country gripped by weeks of protests over the president’s controversial bid to seek a third term. Zedi Feruzi, the head of the Union for Peace and Development (UPD) was walking home under police protection in […]

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Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC announces cancellation of 2015 Kenya Diaspora Conference

Kenyan Embassy in Washington DC announces cancellation of 2015 Kenya Diaspora Conference

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

The Kenyan Embassy based in Washington DC has announced that the previously scheduled Diaspora Conference has been cancelled. In a statement released on Friday, the Embassy said that funds allocate to the conference have been spent on other projects past and upcoming. Here is the statement from the Embassy. Dear Kenyans, During the month of […]

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VIDEO:University of Cincinnati President talks about 82 years old Kenyan Master’s graduate

VIDEO:University of Cincinnati President talks about 82 years old Kenyan Master’s graduate

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

Samuel Ochiel Obura’s journey to the May commencement ceremony at the University of Cincinnati took him nearly 8,000 miles and 48 years. A native of Kenya, Obura finished his master’s degree requirements in political science at UC in 1967. But due to an upheaval at the African Students Association, which helped sponsor his education, he […]

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Kenya to build two modern sports stadium

Kenya to build two modern sports stadium

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

Kenya will commence construction of two modern sports stadia in October, a media report said on Saturday. Fred Muteti, Chairman of Sports Kenya and the precursor of the Sports Stadia Management Board (SSMB), said in Nairobi on Friday the organisation has entered into negotiations with two European countries, ahead of the planned construction of the […]

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UGANDA’S FIRST LADY RETIRES FROM POLITICS

UGANDA’S FIRST LADY RETIRES FROM POLITICS

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

Pundits have envisaged the end of an era in Ugandan politics, following the impending resignation of the country’s First Lady from active politics. Janet Kataaha Museveni, the wife of President Yoweri Museveni, has called time on her political career after serving two terms as the Member of Parliament for Ruhaama constituency. On Friday, the First […]

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The politics of Raila, Kalonzo perks

The politics of Raila, Kalonzo perks

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

While the move by President Uhuru Kenyatta not to grant retirement benefits to rivals Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka may be politically prudent, pundits warn the President may well have handed himself a hanging rope. The import of the President’s action – if it holds – is that going forward, a President and his deputy […]

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Inspiration + Action = Transformation:Do You See Flaws or Flowers?

Inspiration + Action = Transformation:Do You See Flaws or Flowers?

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

It is often said we are our own worst critics. Do you sometimes see imaginary flaws in yourself or judge your imperfections (and those of others) too harshly? Unlike we humans who look on the outside and are easily impressed by perfect-looking appearances, God doesn´t look on the outside before anointing us to be bearers […]

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Online Gambling Liberalized by the Kenyan Government

Online Gambling Liberalized by the Kenyan Government

| May 24, 2015 | Comments

Amongst African governments, Kenya is one of the most progressive thinking countries in terms of gambling and its effect on the economy. Kenyan government embraces online gambling by making clear cut laws for operators and their customers. Following the new Kenyan gambling laws, the online gaming community will have legal places to play and the […]

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Word For Today:For such a time like this

Word For Today:For such a time like this

| May 23, 2015 | Comments

Esther’s story did not begin very well but it ends well because there is nothing that can stop the move of God in your life when the right time comes. Not only was Esther living in captivity, she was also an orphan being taken care of by her cousin. That picture doesn’t look all that […]

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DEVOTION:ARE YOU A SLAVE?

DEVOTION:ARE YOU A SLAVE?

| May 23, 2015 | Comments

Today we live in a world that is saturated with false teachers. In this passage, Peter, the Apostle, writes concerning them. He acknowledges that false prophets existed in ancient Israel, false prophets existed in the first century church, and false prophets are with the church today. Peter lets his readers know that these false teachers […]

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All systems go for ‘Brand Raila’ team-Consultations with Nigerians

All systems go for ‘Brand Raila’ team-Consultations with Nigerians

| May 23, 2015 | Comments

An ODM think tank has been coming up with strategies to correct the mistakes of 2013 ahead of Raila Odinga’s 2017 bid for presidency, which those close to him say is an open secret. Cautious after three jinxed attempts, the Cord principal has also extended his consultations on politics beyond Kenya as he plans another […]

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D-Day for officials on ‘List of Shame’

D-Day for officials on ‘List of Shame’

| May 23, 2015 | Comments

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission is expected to make a major announcement on Sunday on the status of graft investigations involving top government officials. The announcement is supposed to indicate whether the 175 officials, who include five Cabinet secretaries, will return to office or be prosecuted over corrupt deals. On Saturday, EACC officials were busy […]

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Nakuru ODM Chair disarmed after firing at journalists

Nakuru ODM Chair disarmed after firing at journalists

| May 23, 2015 | Comments

THE police have disarmed a senior Nakuru ODM official who allegedly opened fire at six journalists covering a demonstration over closure of a public road in the county on Friday.  The Party Nakuru chairman Peter ole Osono was disarmed on Saturday following a directive from Inspector General Joseph Boinett.  “We have disarmed the Nakuru ODM […]

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