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Francis Kimemia cleared of corruption allegations for lack of evidence

Francis Kimemia cleared of corruption allegations for lack of evidence

Kenya: Former Secretary to the Cabinet Francis Kimemia has been cleared of corruption allegations. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission sent his file to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) with recommendations for closure for lack of evidence. DPP Keriako Tobiko confirmed he had received the file. “It’s true DPP that I have received a file from […]

HOW GIRL, 16, ESCAPED FROM RAPIST ISIS ‘AGENT’ IN EASTLEIGH

HOW GIRL, 16, ESCAPED FROM RAPIST ISIS ‘AGENT’ IN EASTLEIGH

A brave 16-year-old girl is fighting for her life at the Kijabe Mission Hospital after she daringly jumped from fourth floor of a hotel she had been detained by a suspected Islamic State in Syria (ISIS) agent in Eastleigh, Nairobi. The girl, whose name we cannot disclose because she is a minor, was abducted from […]

Photos:Uhuru allows students to sit in a Cabinet meeting

Photos:Uhuru allows students to sit in a Cabinet meeting

Students were for the first time in Kenyan history allowed to sit in a Cabinet meeting at State House, Nairobi. President Uhuru Kenyatta allowed 48 students, who are undergoing the Pupils Rewarding Scheme (PURES) mentorship programme, to attend the 5th Cabinet meeting on Thursday. According to a statement from the Cabinet Office, the move is […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

ODM Nakuru branch chairman shoots at journalists

ODM Nakuru branch chairman shoots at journalists

Six Nakuru journalists on Friday escaped death by a whisker after an enraged ODM party branch chairman shot at them. The journalists had gone to the controversial Ojlorai settlement scheme in Gilgil to cover a land dispute when Peter Ole Osono opened fire. They had gone to find out if a public road that had […]

Orengo is Clean! DPP Clears Siaya Senator of Graft Allegations

Orengo is Clean! DPP Clears Siaya Senator of Graft Allegations

The Director of Public Prosecution Keriako Tobiko has cleared Siaya Senator James Orengo of graft charges leveled against him by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).   The DPP ordered for closure of Orengo’s file citing lack of substantial evidence to prosecute him. The Siaya Senator was accused of allegedly receiving a Ksh 5 million […]

KENYAN CONVICT IN CHINA ‘UNLIKELY’ TO BE EXECUTED

KENYAN CONVICT IN CHINA ‘UNLIKELY’ TO BE EXECUTED

It is “highly unlikely” that a Kenyan woman convicted in China of drug trafficking will be executed, her family’s lawyer says. Speaking to Daily Nation in Nairobi on Thursday, Mr Okweh Achiando said Ms Floviance Razan Owino’s sentence could be commuted either to life or a fixed term. “Not a single Kenyan in China has […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Robert Alai-Why DP Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

Video:Robert Alai-Why DP Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

Robert Alai: Why DP William Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

Hilarious VIDEO – Ruracio of the Year as Jaymo Refuses To Oblige To Wazee’s Dowry Demands

Hilarious VIDEO – Ruracio of the Year as Jaymo Refuses To Oblige To Wazee’s Dowry Demands

Back in the day, when a man decided to go visit his in-laws-to-be for the first time, he did not even need to be escorted by his friends but just a number of elderly men from his lineage. However, that is a changed case in today’s modern world. Nowadays it is all about show off […]

Video:Are Kenyans really Damned? The harrowing tales of floods of terror

Video:Are Kenyans really Damned? The harrowing tales of floods of terror

Say what you may about Kenya being ranked as one of the most corrupt countries in the world. One thing one cannot say is that Kenyans are not aware of their calamity. They are not just aware, but they can articulate the problems with such ease of language and confidence. The problem therefore is not […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan man to return home, after American dream ends tragically

Kenyan man to return home, after American dream ends tragically

Thursday was Pius Koskei’s birthday, but the date on the calendar — like the passage of years itself —seems to make little difference. A man in his 30s is supposed to be in the prime of his life. But Koskei has passed each of the last four birthdays with little ability to celebrate, even if […]

Dr.Githua Kariuki’s son graduates with Masters’ Degree in Electrical Engineering

Dr.Githua Kariuki’s son graduates with Masters’ Degree in Electrical Engineering

Dr. Githua Kariuki and Family are extremely pleased to announce that their son, Kariuki Githua, graduated with a Masters’ Degree in Electrical Engineering last week, Saturday May 16, 2015, at Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland. Kariuki, 26, currently holds a Teaching Assistant  position at the School of  Engineering at Morgan State University, and he is […]

Diaspora happy over vote verdict

Diaspora happy over vote verdict

KENYANS in the diaspora have welcomed the Supreme Court ruling affirming their right to vote. The court last week ruled unanimously that every Kenyan, including those with dual citizenship, should be granted the opportunity to vote. The judges upheld a decision by the Court of Appeal, which ordered the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

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 […]

UGANDAN KIDS CHOIR TO PERFORM AT CHRIST COVENANT CHURCH IN MISSOURI

UGANDAN KIDS CHOIR TO PERFORM AT CHRIST COVENANT CHURCH IN MISSOURI

You are invited to a performance by the Ugandan children’s choir at Christ Covenant Church in Florissant Missouri. The group will be visiting in the month of May and will be in Florissant from Thursday May 21st to Sunday May 24th. The purpose of their visit is to minister while educating on the needs of […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Inspiration:We must ran the race and finish it well

Inspiration:We must ran the race and finish it well

We all love wining in life. We watch our favorite teams play and we emotionally get in the field and cheer them up. In our son’s basket ball team games, one of the parents cheers the team with all his passion. He gets involved to a point you feel he might get into the court […]

Rare Disorder:Should We Feel Sorry For Them?

Rare Disorder:Should We Feel Sorry For Them?

On 2-3 May 2015, 2 amazing men I have big respect for joined a group of power speakers in Stuttgart, Germany. Nick Vujicic and Les Brown were in a city near me and what a blessing it was to see them LIVE. Wondering who these “amazing men” are? Then tune in and hear why having […]

DEVOTION:Have You Ever Doubted God’s Love For You?

DEVOTION:Have You Ever Doubted God’s Love For You?

Malachi is one of the prophets who served the Lord during Israel’s post-exilic period. Israel had just come out of a seventy-year captivity in Babylon, a devastating and demoralizing punishment. They found the city of Jerusalem, her walls and the magnificent temple built by Solomon destroyed. Once a powerful nation, Israel was now but a […]

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Kenyan man to return home, after American dream ends tragically

Kenyan man to return home, after American dream ends tragically

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Thursday was Pius Koskei’s birthday, but the date on the calendar — like the passage of years itself —seems to make little difference. A man in his 30s is supposed to be in the prime of his life. But Koskei has passed each of the last four birthdays with little ability to celebrate, even if […]

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Francis Kimemia cleared of corruption allegations for lack of evidence

Francis Kimemia cleared of corruption allegations for lack of evidence

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Kenya: Former Secretary to the Cabinet Francis Kimemia has been cleared of corruption allegations. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission sent his file to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) with recommendations for closure for lack of evidence. DPP Keriako Tobiko confirmed he had received the file. “It’s true DPP that I have received a file from […]

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ODM Nakuru branch chairman shoots at journalists

ODM Nakuru branch chairman shoots at journalists

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Six Nakuru journalists on Friday escaped death by a whisker after an enraged ODM party branch chairman shot at them. The journalists had gone to the controversial Ojlorai settlement scheme in Gilgil to cover a land dispute when Peter Ole Osono opened fire. They had gone to find out if a public road that had […]

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HOW GIRL, 16, ESCAPED FROM RAPIST ISIS ‘AGENT’ IN EASTLEIGH

HOW GIRL, 16, ESCAPED FROM RAPIST ISIS ‘AGENT’ IN EASTLEIGH

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

A brave 16-year-old girl is fighting for her life at the Kijabe Mission Hospital after she daringly jumped from fourth floor of a hotel she had been detained by a suspected Islamic State in Syria (ISIS) agent in Eastleigh, Nairobi. The girl, whose name we cannot disclose because she is a minor, was abducted from […]

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Orengo is Clean! DPP Clears Siaya Senator of Graft Allegations

Orengo is Clean! DPP Clears Siaya Senator of Graft Allegations

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

The Director of Public Prosecution Keriako Tobiko has cleared Siaya Senator James Orengo of graft charges leveled against him by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).   The DPP ordered for closure of Orengo’s file citing lack of substantial evidence to prosecute him. The Siaya Senator was accused of allegedly receiving a Ksh 5 million […]

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Video:Robert Alai-Why DP Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

Video:Robert Alai-Why DP Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Robert Alai: Why DP William Ruto will take Jubilee government to the grave

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Photos:Uhuru allows students to sit in a Cabinet meeting

Photos:Uhuru allows students to sit in a Cabinet meeting

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Students were for the first time in Kenyan history allowed to sit in a Cabinet meeting at State House, Nairobi. President Uhuru Kenyatta allowed 48 students, who are undergoing the Pupils Rewarding Scheme (PURES) mentorship programme, to attend the 5th Cabinet meeting on Thursday. According to a statement from the Cabinet Office, the move is […]

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KENYAN CONVICT IN CHINA ‘UNLIKELY’ TO BE EXECUTED

KENYAN CONVICT IN CHINA ‘UNLIKELY’ TO BE EXECUTED

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

It is “highly unlikely” that a Kenyan woman convicted in China of drug trafficking will be executed, her family’s lawyer says. Speaking to Daily Nation in Nairobi on Thursday, Mr Okweh Achiando said Ms Floviance Razan Owino’s sentence could be commuted either to life or a fixed term. “Not a single Kenyan in China has […]

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Al-Shabaab invade Kenyan village,hoisted flag

Al-Shabaab invade Kenyan village,hoisted flag

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

At least 20 armed Al-Shaabab militia on Thursday evening invaded Yumbis village in Fafi, Garissa County, and lectured locals for more than six hours. Fafi sub-County Commissioner Geoffrey Taragon confirmed the incident, saying the gunmen hoisted their flag at an abandoned Administration Police post. Speaking to the Nation, terrified locals said the heavily armed militants, […]

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Hilarious VIDEO – Ruracio of the Year as Jaymo Refuses To Oblige To Wazee’s Dowry Demands

Hilarious VIDEO – Ruracio of the Year as Jaymo Refuses To Oblige To Wazee’s Dowry Demands

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

Back in the day, when a man decided to go visit his in-laws-to-be for the first time, he did not even need to be escorted by his friends but just a number of elderly men from his lineage. However, that is a changed case in today’s modern world. Nowadays it is all about show off […]

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I’ll be out of cabinet – Ngilu, CS tells FM station staff to prepare for her return

I’ll be out of cabinet – Ngilu, CS tells FM station staff to prepare for her return

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

SUSPENDED Lands Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu has hinted at not rejoining the government and instead using her time to strategise for 2017. The CS, who was suspended alongside four of her colleagues in late March, is said to have communicated her decision to close confidants. Ngilu is also said to have made similar comments on […]

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Al Qaeda ‘job application’ among Osama documents released by U.S

Al Qaeda ‘job application’ among Osama documents released by U.S

| May 22, 2015 | Comments

A document appearing to be a blank job application form for would-be al Qaeda members was among the documents belonging to the groups late leader Osama Bin Laden.  The United States says it was printed on stationery carrying a watermark reading “The Security Committee – al Qaeda Organization”. The document of several pages reads like […]

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Photos:A Look Inside Hassan Joho’s ‘Oval Office’‏

Photos:A Look Inside Hassan Joho’s ‘Oval Office’‏

| May 21, 2015 | Comments

I’m always impressed by how Americans do things in a big way. The Oval Office is the official office of the President of the United States, and no matter what angle you look it at, it’s quite elegant, and passes along a powerful statement.   Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho posted pictures of his office on […]

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