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Supreme Court affirms Evans Kidero’s election as Nairobi governor

Supreme Court affirms Evans Kidero’s election as Nairobi governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Evans Kidero as Nairobi governor, saying the petition by his competitor Ferdinand Waititu was filed out of time. The court’s judges also said there was not enough evidence adduced in court to warrant the nullification of the election. The Elections Act provides that an appeal arising from […]

Elijah Murugami’s memorial and fundraising on 31st August, 2014

Elijah Murugami’s memorial and fundraising on 31st August, 2014

The team organising for the burial of the late Elijah Murugami is aiming to raise KShs. 4 million for the late Murugami’s children. The late Elijah left behind a wife and five children – Joyce in form 3, Rebecca inform 2, Leah in Standard 8, Kimani in Standard 5 and Njeri in Standard one. The wife […]

Court stops Uhuru from destroying Sh1 billion heroin ship

Court stops Uhuru from destroying Sh1 billion heroin ship

Mombasa High Court has stopped the destruction of a Al Noor ship which was nabbed with Sh1 billion heroin despite Kenya Navy finishing preparations for destroying. Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko had Friday afternoon moved to court seeking orders to have a ship that was intercepted off the Kenyan coast with narcotics destroyed. Lawyer […]

OPINION | EDITORIAL

Black people are going back to slavery-Willingly this time

Black people are going back to slavery-Willingly this time

The giants of the American civil rights movement were a rare breed of men and women. The Civil Rights Movement in the United States was a long, primarily nonviolent struggle to bring full civil rights and equality under the law to all Americans. The movement suffered many setbacks but won successive small victories over time. […]

Inside Ruto and Raila rivalry as allies clash

Inside Ruto and Raila rivalry as allies clash

The bitter rivalry between Deputy President William Ruto and Cord leader Raila Odinga intensified on Friday with their closest allies exchanging harsh words. Senators Charles Keter (Kericho) and Boni Khalwale (Kakamega) led the onslaught from their respective corners, with the latter accusing Mr Ruto of behaving “as if he is the chief executive of the […]

Ship with Sh1bn heroin haul blown up off Kenyan Coast

Ship with Sh1bn heroin haul blown up off Kenyan Coast

The ship that brought in close to 400 kilogrammes of heroin in Mombasa was destroyed Friday afternoon together with its deadly cargo. In the Kenya Navy-led operation that was witnessed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and top security and anti-narcotics officials, the ship was sunk into the sea with 370.8kg of heroin worth about Sh1.3 billion. […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Kansiime Anne the taxi conductor.

Video:Kansiime Anne the taxi conductor.

Hilarious: Kansiime Anne now has the upper hand.Everyone is a boss at their work place.

TRAILER – Westgate Mall Attack Documentary To Premiere on HBO

TRAILER – Westgate Mall Attack Documentary To Premiere on HBO

Renowned American cable channel HBO (Makers of Game of Thrones, True Blood and Boardwalk Empire) is set to screen a documentary about the fateful Westgate Mall terror attack that claimed the lives of 67 people in September last year. Dubbed Terror at the Mall, the documentary is scheduled to premiere on September 15th 2014 at […]

Video:Drama in Kisumu as residents storm and eject Nyong’o from Board meeting.

Video:Drama in Kisumu as residents storm and eject Nyong’o from Board meeting.

There was drama at the Kisumu county government offices when some residents stormed governor Jack Ranguma’s office, demanding the adjournment of a county development board meeting, convened by Senator Anyang’ Nyong’o.

DIASPORA NEWS

China offers scholarships to Kenyan students

China offers scholarships to Kenyan students

The Chinese government on Thursday offered scholarships to Kenyan students for them to study in China. Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Liu Xianfa presided over a ceremony to bid farewell to the beneficiaries of 2014 Chinese government scholarship program. “Kenya and China are at a crucial stage of development and the exchanges between the two countries […]

Kenyan Diaspora girl in need of help

Kenyan Diaspora girl in need of help

Zarah Jeri  Kimotho whom most people know as Zee is a beautiful, lovely three and a half year old girl who was diagnosed with a stage 4 rare childhood cancer known as Neuroblastoma.  Neuroblastoma is a rare type of cancer that almost always occurs in infants and young children. Zee was diagnosed at Stage 4 […]

Emmy Kosgey talks marriage, baby and life in Nigeria

Emmy Kosgey talks marriage, baby and life in Nigeria

You have been married for a year. Any baby news? (Smiles). Soon! And a Nigeria accent? I don’t have one. But I am doing my next album in Igbo! Has your life changed in any way? I am outgoing and I never thought I would be one of those women who would be happy to […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Job Opportunity:US Citizens that can Read, Write and Speak fluent Acholi

Job Opportunity:US Citizens that can Read, Write and Speak fluent Acholi

Job opportunity for US Citizens that can read, write and speak fluent Acholi. This is a paid position in Entebbe, Uganda to be a translator for the US Military. The position is a one year contract with compensation of USD $75,000 dollars. Please note this position is only open to US Citizens and not US Permanent […]

6 days to go to the Diaspora Expo: New Jersey Convention Centre

6 days to go to the Diaspora Expo: New Jersey Convention Centre

Count down to the Diaspora Expo: Aug 30th-Sep 1st. has began. KDH Expo links Kenyans in the Diaspora directly to Kenya’s Real Estate industry and the Kenyan business community at large. Kenyans Diaspora Homes & Investments Expo is a subsidiary of the Telagen group. Its sister company Kingspride Properties is a Real Estate Development company with properties ranging from the middle level to […]

Chase Bank Kenya Ambassadors in the Diaspora

Chase Bank Kenya Ambassadors in the Diaspora

Chase Bank is one of the fastest growing Kenyan-owned middle-tier bank among the 43 banks in Kenya.  At Chase Bank, we tailor make our products and services to fit our customer needs. We present a one-stop financial solutions shop (banking, investing and insurance services) for Kenyans in the Diaspora. We at Chase Bank Kenya, are […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Sad:Seven People You Cannot Help

Sad:Seven People You Cannot Help

The Lamaze class was just ending when the teacher made a few final suggestions. “Now ladies, let’s not forget to exercise right up to the end,” she said. “Walking is especially good for you because it strengthens pelvic muscles and will help to make the delivery much easier.” She went on to say, “And remember, […]

Inspiration:Forgive me dear Lord,but what else?

Inspiration:Forgive me dear Lord,but what else?

I know that I am so human and should not therefore question the Lord of the universe. But the daily occurrence forces me to wonder loud, “What else dear Lord?” Many years ago, I heard it preached that the Lord was coming. Then, it appeared to be a question of time before this good for […]

Word of the Day:DREAM KILLERS~Fear

Word of the Day:DREAM KILLERS~Fear

  Is fear keeping you away from all that God has in store for you?. We all have a routine that we have formed in our lives and within that routine we find familiar ground. Many are afraid to move out of the familiar into the unfamiliar to archive the dream that God has laid […]

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Black people are going back to slavery-Willingly this time

Black people are going back to slavery-Willingly this time

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The giants of the American civil rights movement were a rare breed of men and women. The Civil Rights Movement in the United States was a long, primarily nonviolent struggle to bring full civil rights and equality under the law to all Americans. The movement suffered many setbacks but won successive small victories over time. […]

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Inside Ruto and Raila rivalry as allies clash

Inside Ruto and Raila rivalry as allies clash

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The bitter rivalry between Deputy President William Ruto and Cord leader Raila Odinga intensified on Friday with their closest allies exchanging harsh words. Senators Charles Keter (Kericho) and Boni Khalwale (Kakamega) led the onslaught from their respective corners, with the latter accusing Mr Ruto of behaving “as if he is the chief executive of the […]

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China offers scholarships to Kenyan students

China offers scholarships to Kenyan students

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The Chinese government on Thursday offered scholarships to Kenyan students for them to study in China. Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Liu Xianfa presided over a ceremony to bid farewell to the beneficiaries of 2014 Chinese government scholarship program. “Kenya and China are at a crucial stage of development and the exchanges between the two countries […]

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Kenyan Diaspora girl in need of help

Kenyan Diaspora girl in need of help

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

Zarah Jeri  Kimotho whom most people know as Zee is a beautiful, lovely three and a half year old girl who was diagnosed with a stage 4 rare childhood cancer known as Neuroblastoma.  Neuroblastoma is a rare type of cancer that almost always occurs in infants and young children. Zee was diagnosed at Stage 4 […]

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Supreme Court affirms Evans Kidero’s election as Nairobi governor

Supreme Court affirms Evans Kidero’s election as Nairobi governor

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Evans Kidero as Nairobi governor, saying the petition by his competitor Ferdinand Waititu was filed out of time. The court’s judges also said there was not enough evidence adduced in court to warrant the nullification of the election. The Elections Act provides that an appeal arising from […]

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Ship with Sh1bn heroin haul blown up off Kenyan Coast

Ship with Sh1bn heroin haul blown up off Kenyan Coast

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The ship that brought in close to 400 kilogrammes of heroin in Mombasa was destroyed Friday afternoon together with its deadly cargo. In the Kenya Navy-led operation that was witnessed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and top security and anti-narcotics officials, the ship was sunk into the sea with 370.8kg of heroin worth about Sh1.3 billion. […]

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Job Opportunity:US Citizens that can Read, Write and Speak fluent Acholi

Job Opportunity:US Citizens that can Read, Write and Speak fluent Acholi

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

Job opportunity for US Citizens that can read, write and speak fluent Acholi. This is a paid position in Entebbe, Uganda to be a translator for the US Military. The position is a one year contract with compensation of USD $75,000 dollars. Please note this position is only open to US Citizens and not US Permanent […]

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Elijah Murugami’s memorial and fundraising on 31st August, 2014

Elijah Murugami’s memorial and fundraising on 31st August, 2014

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The team organising for the burial of the late Elijah Murugami is aiming to raise KShs. 4 million for the late Murugami’s children. The late Elijah left behind a wife and five children – Joyce in form 3, Rebecca inform 2, Leah in Standard 8, Kimani in Standard 5 and Njeri in Standard one. The wife […]

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US reduces visa fees, hikes other consular charges

US reduces visa fees, hikes other consular charges

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The United States government has reviewed fees for visa applications and for other consular services. The Department of State will start charging the new fees from September 12, 2014. A statement posted on the US Department of State website stated: “We have found it necessary to adjust fees for some consular services.” Foreign nationals applying […]

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Emmy Kosgey talks marriage, baby and life in Nigeria

Emmy Kosgey talks marriage, baby and life in Nigeria

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

You have been married for a year. Any baby news? (Smiles). Soon! And a Nigeria accent? I don’t have one. But I am doing my next album in Igbo! Has your life changed in any way? I am outgoing and I never thought I would be one of those women who would be happy to […]

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Sad:Seven People You Cannot Help

Sad:Seven People You Cannot Help

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The Lamaze class was just ending when the teacher made a few final suggestions. “Now ladies, let’s not forget to exercise right up to the end,” she said. “Walking is especially good for you because it strengthens pelvic muscles and will help to make the delivery much easier.” She went on to say, “And remember, […]

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Kenya’s Got Talent Set to Air on KTN

Kenya’s Got Talent Set to Air on KTN

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

Got Talent, one of the most watched reality television shows is set to come to the 254. With versions from Britain and America, Kenya will be the latest entrant to showcase it’s talented individuals on TV. According to a  statement by producers of the local show Fremantle Media International, said, “We are thrilled to be working with […]

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Governors’ wives need offices – Esther Rutto

Governors’ wives need offices – Esther Rutto

| August 29, 2014 | Comments

The chairperson County First Ladies Association, Esther Rutto, yesterday said the office will help them collaborate with stakeholders and citizens. Esther is Bomet Governor Isaac Rutto’s wife. She said the office will enable them to raise finds and unite them irrespective of political, religious or tribal affiliations. “We need a structure that will allow more […]

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