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Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

NAIROBI, KENYA: An MP fell off his seat as he applauded his committee chairman over a ruling to censure a Cabinet Secretary. Mumias West MP Johnson Naicca sat quietly and followed the proceedings of the House committee on Transport and Public Works. The team was probing the controversial sacking of the boss of National Housing Corporation. […]

Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

Cord leader Raila Odinga went to Tanzania to strategise on the proposed referendum accompanied by co-principals Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula. The three drove in a small convoy only accompanied by a few confidants into Ngorongoro National Park through the Namanga border. Mr Odinga and his group left the country Sunday for the trip said […]

Daniel Moi dismisses referendum push as ‘selfish’

Daniel Moi dismisses referendum push as ‘selfish’

Retired President Moi on Thursday dismissed calls for a national referendum by opposition leaders. H said the initiative is driven by selfish interests of a few politicians. Mr Moi, in a statement to newsrooms, urged the Jubilee government to concentrate in pressing problems affecting Kenyans and ignore calls for a referendum. “Kenyans have gone through […]

OPINION | EDITORIAL

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

Kenya has never had someone with the kind of the investigative skills that Mr.Michael Gichangi demonstrated, during his tenure of office, as the Director General  of the National Intelligence Service (NIS), and most likely, there will never be any other Kenyan like him, in the near future. Before any major attacks took place in Kenya […]

The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

The following Jubilee Governors will most likely support the referendum 1. Moses Kasaine URP Samburu 2. Ali Roba URP Mandera 3. Godana Doyo URP Isiolo 4. Alex Tolgos URP E/Marakwet 5. Isaac Bomet URP Bomet 6. Samuel Kuntai URP Narok* 7. Peter Munya APK Meru 8. Simon Kitelei KANU W/Pokot* -kenya-today.com

CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

Raila Odinga has dismissed the plot by the ruling Jubilee Coalition to undermine the referendum bid by governors as inconsequential and said the Opposition has the numbers to amend the Constitution. He made the remarks Thursday when addressing youth who will collect the one million signatures the Opposition needs to initiate the process. While de-linking […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Hilarious: Kansiime Anne is clearly and terribly misguided,she think that she is so famous that anybody in Africa should know who she is.

VIDEO:George W. Bush Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

VIDEO:George W. Bush Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

George W. Bush took a chilly one for charity. With the help of his wife and daughter, W. was doused with ice water to raise money for ALS research and now he wants Bill Clinton wants follow suit. Bush’s daughter, “Today” show correspondent Jenna Bush Hager, staged the stunt with her mom, Laura Bush, giving […]

Video:Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation

Video:Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation

Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation.

DIASPORA NEWS

US university pays Sh16.3 m to man brutally attacked by Kenyan student

US university pays Sh16.3 m to man brutally attacked by Kenyan student

A university in the United States has opted for an out-of-court settlement in a lawsuit filed by a man who was beaten unconscious by his Kenyan friend. Morgan State University will pay Joshua Ceasar, who was attacked by a fellow student, Alexander Kinyua, a sum of US$185,000 (Ksh 16.3M). In 2012, Kinyua made headlines internationally […]

Kenyan Woman With Fake Visa Caught at Airport in India

Kenyan Woman With Fake Visa Caught at Airport in India

CHENNAI: Three years after she flew to India to meet the man of her dreams after a whirlwind internet romance, Jacinta Mueni from Kenya landed herself in the immigration net. When immigration officials were checking her papers at the Chennai airport at 3.30 am on Monday, they found that her ‘visa’ was a fake set […]

WHY YOU NEED YOUR FELLOW KENYANS.

WHY YOU NEED YOUR FELLOW KENYANS.

Culture is very important part of our lives and who we become has a lot to do with our culture. Being a way from our home country and in a foreign country in itself can be very difficult. It is even tougher when we try to ignore or run from each other. I have come […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Plots for sale by owner in Malili

Plots for sale by owner in Malili

An Agricultural lot measuring 7.8 acres  for sale at Malili. The lot is fenced with cement poles. The lot faces Konza railway station in the  Konza Techno city. Lot is near the main road connecting the  Mombasa-Nairobi highway with  Konza Railway station which will serve the Techno city. Price 10m.  Also,2 commercial plots at malili […]

Death Announcement:Angelina Makau Velle of Paoli,Pennsylvania

Death Announcement:Angelina Makau Velle of Paoli,Pennsylvania

With heavy hearts we regret to announce the passing of Mrs. Angelina Makau Velle. Surrounded by close family, the Lord called Angelina home on Sunday August 10th 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved wife to Solomon Makau Velle, loving mother to Esther Makau, Louise Makau Barasa, James Velle, Edna Makau, and William Mwaniki […]

KENYAN LADY PASSES AWAY IN UK

KENYAN LADY PASSES AWAY IN UK

A Kenyan lady has passed away in UK. The late Lydia Gitonga passed away in Albany Nursing Home in Enfield, North London on Monday 4th August, 2014. All of her family are in Kenya. Born in 1946 in Nkubu, Meru, Kenya, the late Lydia came to the UK in 1983 for further studies in Nursing. […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Word of the Day:Fruit of the Spirit ~ Love

Word of the Day:Fruit of the Spirit ~ Love

I came across this love letter and I thought it was quite hilarious but with a lesson for us to grasp. Dearest Jimmy, No words could ever express the great unhappiness I have felt since breaking our engagement. Please say you will take me back. No one could ever take your place in my heart, […]

Inspiration:God’s good plans for you-When God troubles the waters

Inspiration:God’s good plans for you-When God troubles the waters

There are mornings you wake up and find yourself disturbed; disturbed because you are not so sure that things are going as well as they are expected..Whenever that happens, its possible that God has something or everything to do with it. How so? The University of Hard Knocks has taught me that there are times […]

DEVOTION:Have You Missed Something?

DEVOTION:Have You Missed Something?

I recently went back to the Book of Nehemiah to read it over again for my devotions, which is the second time in a year. Even though there are many other books in the Bible I haven’t read this year, I felt there was something I missed in this book. It is amazing how many […]

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Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

NAIROBI, KENYA: An MP fell off his seat as he applauded his committee chairman over a ruling to censure a Cabinet Secretary. Mumias West MP Johnson Naicca sat quietly and followed the proceedings of the House committee on Transport and Public Works. The team was probing the controversial sacking of the boss of National Housing Corporation. […]

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Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Hilarious: Kansiime Anne is clearly and terribly misguided,she think that she is so famous that anybody in Africa should know who she is.

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IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Kenya has never had someone with the kind of the investigative skills that Mr.Michael Gichangi demonstrated, during his tenure of office, as the Director General  of the National Intelligence Service (NIS), and most likely, there will never be any other Kenyan like him, in the near future. Before any major attacks took place in Kenya […]

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The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

The following Jubilee Governors will most likely support the referendum 1. Moses Kasaine URP Samburu 2. Ali Roba URP Mandera 3. Godana Doyo URP Isiolo 4. Alex Tolgos URP E/Marakwet 5. Isaac Bomet URP Bomet 6. Samuel Kuntai URP Narok* 7. Peter Munya APK Meru 8. Simon Kitelei KANU W/Pokot* -kenya-today.com

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CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Raila Odinga has dismissed the plot by the ruling Jubilee Coalition to undermine the referendum bid by governors as inconsequential and said the Opposition has the numbers to amend the Constitution. He made the remarks Thursday when addressing youth who will collect the one million signatures the Opposition needs to initiate the process. While de-linking […]

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Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Cord leader Raila Odinga went to Tanzania to strategise on the proposed referendum accompanied by co-principals Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula. The three drove in a small convoy only accompanied by a few confidants into Ngorongoro National Park through the Namanga border. Mr Odinga and his group left the country Sunday for the trip said […]

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My son was a thief, Father tells mourners

My son was a thief, Father tells mourners

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

It is a common tradition in Africa that a deceased is accorded an honourable send-off when he or she passes on. During the burial ceremony, many mourners shower praises on the deceased. It is often said, many mourners, even those who never saw eye-to-eye with the departed, avoid the truth and praise him or her. […]

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Veteran politician Fred Gumo Returns as Political heat rises in ODM

Veteran politician Fred Gumo Returns as Political heat rises in ODM

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Retired politician and former Westlands Mp,Fred Gumo,dispensed with decorum and stridently tore into Nyanza politicians for demonstrating intolerance to dissent. This comes in the wake of a cornucopia of criticism touched off by Ababu’s attack on Raila for lacking the moral authority to push for a referendum after failing to guarantee smooth party elections. Perhaps […]

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Daniel Moi dismisses referendum push as ‘selfish’

Daniel Moi dismisses referendum push as ‘selfish’

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Retired President Moi on Thursday dismissed calls for a national referendum by opposition leaders. H said the initiative is driven by selfish interests of a few politicians. Mr Moi, in a statement to newsrooms, urged the Jubilee government to concentrate in pressing problems affecting Kenyans and ignore calls for a referendum. “Kenyans have gone through […]

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Kiala’s office is intact-MCAs threaten to impeach him again

Kiala’s office is intact-MCAs threaten to impeach him again

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Machakos, Kenya: The Machakos Deputy Governor Bernard Kiala office saga took a new twist Thursday as a section of the MCAs threatened another impeachment. Kiala resumed his office on Wednesday after a long absence owing to the prevailing political intrigues only to find it having been vandalised. However, Thursday, the county secretary Francis Mwaka dismissed Kiala’s […]

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Kenya suspends ‘reciprocal’ visa requirements for South African visitors

Kenya suspends ‘reciprocal’ visa requirements for South African visitors

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

VISA requirements for South Africans travelling to Kenya, which were to be implemented from next month, have been suspended for now and both governments are in negotiations about the matter. This is according to Kenya’s High Commission in South Africa. Kenya slapped strict visa requirements on visitors from South Africa in June, citing the “principle […]

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Kenya is 4th largest country in the world with HIV AIDS cases.

Kenya is 4th largest country in the world with HIV AIDS cases.

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Kenya has the fourth highest number of Aids infections in the world. The HIV prevalence in the country stands at 1.6 million people, the Ministry of Health revealed Wednesday. South Africa, with a prevalence of 5.6 million leads, ahead of Nigeria (3.3 million) and India (2.4 million), according to statistics from the UNAIDS and World […]

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Uhuru nominates Maj-Gen Kameru as spy chief

Uhuru nominates Maj-Gen Kameru as spy chief

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta has nominated Major-General Philip Wachira Kameru to head the National Intelligence Service (NIS). National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi made the disclosure to Members of Parliament on Thursday as he passed the message from the President. Parliament’s Defence and Foreign Relations Committee will vet the nominee within 14 days and present a report […]

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