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KENYA LESSONS FROM ICC TRIALS-INJUSTICE TO THE ACCUSED

KENYA LESSONS FROM ICC TRIALS-INJUSTICE TO THE ACCUSED

ONCE upon a time, the International Criminal Court in The Hague looked like a good idea for Africa. Why? The answer is, in many countries the local justice system had credibility issues in terms of corruption in the judiciary and fear of manipulation by the Executive arm of government. However, the manner in which the […]

Photos:Ruto at Buhari swearing-in, praises vote conduct

Photos:Ruto at Buhari swearing-in, praises vote conduct

ABUJA, Nigeria, May 29 – Deputy President William Ruto joined more than 40 Presidents and Heads of Government during the inauguration of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, Nigeria. The colourful inauguration was also graced by US Secretary of State John Kerry and several African Presidents. Ruto who represented President Uhuru Kenyatta described the ceremony […]

Jubilee youth leaders threaten protest over Ruto ICC case

Jubilee youth leaders threaten protest over Ruto ICC case

Pressure is mounting on ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda to finally let go Deputy President William Ruto and Journalist Joshua Sang following her admission that she has weak evidence to sustain the case. Jubilee youth leaders drawn from both TNA and URP are now threatening to mobilize a peaceful demonstration in the city to demand for […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Man-eating lions of Tsavo strike again, maul a Kenya Wildlife Service ranger

Man-eating lions of Tsavo strike again, maul a Kenya Wildlife Service ranger

The famed man-eating lions of Tsavo National Park in Kenya are attempting to make a comeback. According to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS), a KWS Ranger was attacked and badly injured by a single Lion on Monday night, whilst he was guarding an area near the construction of a new railway line. The area was […]

Photos:Thousands of Kenyans turn out for Biggest Machakos Job Fair

Photos:Thousands of Kenyans turn out for Biggest Machakos Job Fair

Dr.Alfred Mutua is setting history in Kenya by hosting the biggest job fair in the country ever.Thousands of people turned out today for the fair which will be officially launched tomorrow.Here is what Dr.Mutua had to say. I am pleased by the turn out at the Machakos XABA Job Fair at Machakos people’s park. People looking for jobs […]

Backlash against Kenyan lawyer who wants to marry Obama’s daughter

Backlash against Kenyan lawyer who wants to marry Obama’s daughter

There has been a severe backlash against the Kenyan lawyer who has reportedly offered to marry US President Barack Obama’s daughter.Felix Kiprono has offered a gift of cattle as a bride price for 16-year-old Malia Obama, ahead of Barack Obama’s visit to Kenya in July.  Barack Obama’s father, Onyango, is Kenyan. FYI Malia Obama is […]

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Video:Smitten lawyer explains rationale behind proposal for Malia Obama

Video:Smitten lawyer explains rationale behind proposal for Malia Obama

When US President Barack Obama announced his Kenya visit in March, most Kenyans and the world looked forward to what the tour would bring to global entrepreneurship. But this is the least of the expectations for young lawyer Felix Kiprono, whose heart is throbbing for only one thing: Malia Obama’s hand in marriage once she […]

Video:Am I not attractive enough. Kansiime Anne.

Video:Am I not attractive enough. Kansiime Anne.

Hilarious:You don’t tell Kansiime Anne that she is not your type in Am I not attractive enough episode.Enjoy!!

Bull’s Eye: Caught in the act-Shake a leg week

Bull’s Eye: Caught in the act-Shake a leg week

One Ferdinand Waititu has been making many moves. The most significant move by he who also goes by the name Baba Yao, was joining the Bunge choir . There is fear that the man who recently moved from Nairobi to Kabete may move again, but the president is moving on seeking new suitors and as […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Finally Lupita Nyong’o visits Kenya for sister’s wedding

Finally Lupita Nyong’o visits Kenya for sister’s wedding

After numerous appeals by fans of the Oscar Award winning star, Lupita Nyong’o to come back home, the red carpet darling is finally home. But not on official duty. On family duty. Her fans will not get to catch a glimpse of the Star Trek actress because she is in the country to attend her […]

Kenyan girl among 20 impressive kids graduating from high school 2015

Kenyan girl among 20 impressive kids graduating from high school 2015

Evenlyn Atieno founded a magazine that tackles the real-world issues teens face. High school: Towson High School, Baltimore, Maryland Though she’d loved reading teen magazines for years, Atieno found she couldn’t really relate to them anymore when she entered high school — so she created her own. In 2013, when she was in 10th grade, […]

Kenyan Bowie State University professor wins African fellowship

Kenyan Bowie State University professor wins African fellowship

Bowie State University biology professor Dr. Anne Osano will get the opportunity to travel to Kenya for a month this summer after being awarded a Carnegie African Diaspora fellowship. Osano, who lives in Gaithersburg, applied for the award last year hoping to get funding in order to do field research on the Kenyan “Neem” plant. […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Homegoing Celebration of Ruth Karuga – Mother to Rosalind “Shiru” Muchiri of Columbia, MD

Homegoing Celebration of Ruth Karuga – Mother to Rosalind “Shiru” Muchiri of Columbia, MD

It is with sadness and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Ruth W. Karuga on Sunday, May 24, 2015. She is the mother to “Shiru” Rosalind Muchiri (Wife of John Muchiri) of Elkridge Maryland,  Pastor Cynthia Wambui Otieno (Wife of Donald Otieno), Kenneth Karuga (husband of Susan Mwangi) and the late […]

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT OF MWALIMU DAVID MUINDE SANGA

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT OF MWALIMU DAVID MUINDE SANGA

CELEBRATION OF A LIFE WELL LIVED It’s with humble acceptance of God’s will, that we announce the sudden passing to glory of Mwalimu David Muinde Sanga of Kinyui, Matungulu District, Machakos County; which occurred on May 27th, 2015. He was loving husband to Grace Ngali Muinde, loving father to Julius Mwanzia Muinde Sanga (NJ USA), […]

MADARAKA FESTIVAL 2015 ON SUNDAY MAY 31ST AT EMP MUSEUM, SEATTLE  – HOSTED BY ONE VIBE AFRICA

MADARAKA FESTIVAL 2015 ON SUNDAY MAY 31ST AT EMP MUSEUM, SEATTLE – HOSTED BY ONE VIBE AFRICA

An amazing array of musicians are travelling to Seattle from all over the world to make Madaraka 2015 the most entertaining and empowering event Seattle has ever seen! They include BET Awards Best International Act Nominnees Sauti Sol (Kenya), Blitz the Ambassador (Ghana/UK), M1 of Dead Prez (FL), Dax Lion (Jamaica), Jus Moni (WA), Aisha […]

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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Man-eating lions of Tsavo strike again, maul a Kenya Wildlife Service ranger

Man-eating lions of Tsavo strike again, maul a Kenya Wildlife Service ranger

| May 30, 2015 | Comments

The famed man-eating lions of Tsavo National Park in Kenya are attempting to make a comeback. According to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS), a KWS Ranger was attacked and badly injured by a single Lion on Monday night, whilst he was guarding an area near the construction of a new railway line. The area was […]

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KENYA LESSONS FROM ICC TRIALS-INJUSTICE TO THE ACCUSED

KENYA LESSONS FROM ICC TRIALS-INJUSTICE TO THE ACCUSED

| May 30, 2015 | Comments

ONCE upon a time, the International Criminal Court in The Hague looked like a good idea for Africa. Why? The answer is, in many countries the local justice system had credibility issues in terms of corruption in the judiciary and fear of manipulation by the Executive arm of government. However, the manner in which the […]

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Video:Smitten lawyer explains rationale behind proposal for Malia Obama

Video:Smitten lawyer explains rationale behind proposal for Malia Obama

| May 30, 2015 | Comments

When US President Barack Obama announced his Kenya visit in March, most Kenyans and the world looked forward to what the tour would bring to global entrepreneurship. But this is the least of the expectations for young lawyer Felix Kiprono, whose heart is throbbing for only one thing: Malia Obama’s hand in marriage once she […]

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Video:Am I not attractive enough. Kansiime Anne.

Video:Am I not attractive enough. Kansiime Anne.

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

Hilarious:You don’t tell Kansiime Anne that she is not your type in Am I not attractive enough episode.Enjoy!!

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Bull’s Eye: Caught in the act-Shake a leg week

Bull’s Eye: Caught in the act-Shake a leg week

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

One Ferdinand Waititu has been making many moves. The most significant move by he who also goes by the name Baba Yao, was joining the Bunge choir . There is fear that the man who recently moved from Nairobi to Kabete may move again, but the president is moving on seeking new suitors and as […]

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Photos:Thousands of Kenyans turn out for Biggest Machakos Job Fair

Photos:Thousands of Kenyans turn out for Biggest Machakos Job Fair

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

Dr.Alfred Mutua is setting history in Kenya by hosting the biggest job fair in the country ever.Thousands of people turned out today for the fair which will be officially launched tomorrow.Here is what Dr.Mutua had to say. I am pleased by the turn out at the Machakos XABA Job Fair at Machakos people’s park. People looking for jobs […]

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Backlash against Kenyan lawyer who wants to marry Obama’s daughter

Backlash against Kenyan lawyer who wants to marry Obama’s daughter

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

There has been a severe backlash against the Kenyan lawyer who has reportedly offered to marry US President Barack Obama’s daughter.Felix Kiprono has offered a gift of cattle as a bride price for 16-year-old Malia Obama, ahead of Barack Obama’s visit to Kenya in July.  Barack Obama’s father, Onyango, is Kenyan. FYI Malia Obama is […]

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Photos:Ruto at Buhari swearing-in, praises vote conduct

Photos:Ruto at Buhari swearing-in, praises vote conduct

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

ABUJA, Nigeria, May 29 – Deputy President William Ruto joined more than 40 Presidents and Heads of Government during the inauguration of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, Nigeria. The colourful inauguration was also graced by US Secretary of State John Kerry and several African Presidents. Ruto who represented President Uhuru Kenyatta described the ceremony […]

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Kabogo commissions state-of-the art maternity unit

Kabogo commissions state-of-the art maternity unit

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 – Kiambu Governor William Kabogo on Friday commissioned the construction of a 270-bed capacity Reproductive Health Unit at the Thika Level 5 hospital. Kabogo said the construction was in line with his government’s goal of transforming Kiambu into a medical care hub. A bureaucratic procurement process, he said, was however slowing […]

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Homegoing Celebration of Ruth Karuga – Mother to Rosalind “Shiru” Muchiri of Columbia, MD

Homegoing Celebration of Ruth Karuga – Mother to Rosalind “Shiru” Muchiri of Columbia, MD

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

It is with sadness and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Ruth W. Karuga on Sunday, May 24, 2015. She is the mother to “Shiru” Rosalind Muchiri (Wife of John Muchiri) of Elkridge Maryland,  Pastor Cynthia Wambui Otieno (Wife of Donald Otieno), Kenneth Karuga (husband of Susan Mwangi) and the late […]

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DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT OF MWALIMU DAVID MUINDE SANGA

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT OF MWALIMU DAVID MUINDE SANGA

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

CELEBRATION OF A LIFE WELL LIVED It’s with humble acceptance of God’s will, that we announce the sudden passing to glory of Mwalimu David Muinde Sanga of Kinyui, Matungulu District, Machakos County; which occurred on May 27th, 2015. He was loving husband to Grace Ngali Muinde, loving father to Julius Mwanzia Muinde Sanga (NJ USA), […]

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Amazing Photos:Machakos Level 5 Hospital Looks Better Than a Private Hospital

Amazing Photos:Machakos Level 5 Hospital Looks Better Than a Private Hospital

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

There was a time when the only news coming from the counties was Alfred Mutua’s good deeds in Machakos. It appears he’s back to his old ways. On Wednesday, Mutua took President Uhuru Kenyatta on a tour of the upgraded Machakos Level 5 hospital. The hospital will now offer new services, improve on the old […]

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Bensouda seeks to tighten Ruto case

Bensouda seeks to tighten Ruto case

| May 29, 2015 | Comments

International Criminal Court’s Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda wants judges to allow her to use testimony from witnesses who later withdrew from her faltering case against Deputy President William Ruto. The call came after Ms Bensouda already had to withdraw charges against President Uhuru Kenyatta for post-election violence in 2007/08, amid widespread accusations of witness intimidation. Mr […]

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