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Blow to EACC as Commissioner Onsongo resigns

Blow to EACC as Commissioner Onsongo resigns

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 31- The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission suffered a major blow after Commissioner Jane Onsongo resigned on Tuesday citing infighting within the body. Onsongo told Citizen TV on Tuesday evening that the commission was incapable of fighting the numerous mega corruption cases in the country. This comes as the commission chairperson Mumo Matemu […]

Ababu Namwamba ‘steps aside’ for PAC corruption probe

Ababu Namwamba ‘steps aside’ for PAC corruption probe

Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba has ‘stepped aside’ as PAC chairman pending the conclusion of a corruption probe against its members. Ababu said in a letter to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Tuesday that the move is in line with his support for the anti-graft war. He noted that members of the suspended PAC have […]

Video:Churchill asked to  Step Aside too

Video:Churchill asked to Step Aside too

Churchill is considered hilarious even when he is actively participating in the fast erosion of Kenya’s moral fabric. His utterances of late have been reeking of insensitivity and outright malice. He was an active member of KAG Buru Buru and his nickname was Zidane because of his prowess in football. Then, he looked like a […]

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Sonko Adds a Chopper to His Rescue Team Fleet

Sonko Adds a Chopper to His Rescue Team Fleet

Nairobi’s flamboyant Senator Mike Sonko has added a helicopter to his rescue team that offers free emergency services to city residents. The senator on Tuesday posted a photo of himself standing by the helicopter together with a fleet of top of the range SUV vehicles. This was after Nairobi governor Evans Kidero had unveiled three […]

Nigeria opposition declares victory, says “witnessing history”

Nigeria opposition declares victory, says “witnessing history”

Nigeria: Nigeria’s opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) declared victory in the presidential election on Tuesday, saying Africa’s most populous nation was “witnessing history”. “This is the first time in Nigeria that a sitting government will be voted out of power using purely democratic means,” APC spokesman Lai Mohammed told Reuters at the house in the […]

Orengo allegedly took Sh5 million bribe to sell Sh320 million Westlands plot – EACC corruption report

Orengo allegedly took Sh5 million bribe to sell Sh320 million Westlands plot – EACC corruption report

Former Lands minister and current Siaya senator James Orengo has been accused of receiving a bribe to sell off public land in the EACC graft report. Orengo is accused of allegedly receiving a Sh5 million bribe for the sale of a plot in Nairobi’s Westlands area to former Nairobi mayor George Aladwa. Lands commissioner Zablon […]

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Video:Whose hen is that? Kansiime Anne.

Video:Whose hen is that? Kansiime Anne.

Some tenants make it hard for us to be good landlords. See for yourself.

Amazing Video:UK student speaks better Swahili than average Kenyans

Amazing Video:UK student speaks better Swahili than average Kenyans

Kai Vogt draws weird stares when he speaks in fluent Swahili to matatu crews or when he is reading a copy of Taifa Leo newspaper “I was once walking at the KU (Kenyatta University) flyover when a group of girls giggled behind me and one said she would like to get married to a mzungu. […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: MAN JUMPS ON STAGE TO RECEIVE KANYARI PROPHECY AT CHURCHILL SHOW

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: MAN JUMPS ON STAGE TO RECEIVE KANYARI PROPHECY AT CHURCHILL SHOW

Nairobi News has obtained the unedited video showing how a member of the audience at Churchill Show had jumped to the podium  to seek for a prophecy on his future from controversial preacher Victor Kanyari. That footage was edited out from what was televised on Sunday on NTV. In the footage, Pastor Kanyari randomly summoned a man from […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Bill seeks to have Kenyan prisoners abroad serve sentences in Kenya

Bill seeks to have Kenyan prisoners abroad serve sentences in Kenya

Kenyans languishing in foreign prisons may be brought back home to serve their sentences, if MPs pass a Bill currently before the National Assembly. The Transfer of Prisoners Bill 2014 proposes laws that will make it possible for Kenyan prisoners in foreign jails to be transferred to local prisons. Similarly, the Bill also proposes that […]

Kenyan runner’s shoes stolen but wins big in last minute donation

Kenyan runner’s shoes stolen but wins big in last minute donation

Alabama:Mobile’s Azalea Trail Run is well known in the elite community, because it is one of the fastest 10K courses in the world. The 38th annual race on Saturday saw 15 elite runners cross the finish line, including one who had never raced in America before. “We don’t have the money of a big run […]

KENYAN TEAM ARRIVE IN GERMANY TO PROMOTE BOXING TIES

KENYAN TEAM ARRIVE IN GERMANY TO PROMOTE BOXING TIES

A team of officials recently elected to the Kenya Professional Boxing Commission (KPBC) is determined to resurrect Kenya boxing from the doldrums. The team led by its Secretary General Mr. Franklin Ibanzi and the former Makadara MP. Reuben Ndolo arrived in Germany on March 10 and traversed the country holding talks with different German boxing […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Fundraiser to help  bail Jimmy Enonda from ICE custody

Fundraiser to help bail Jimmy Enonda from ICE custody

Praise the Lord friends, You are cordially invited to a fund raising event to support our sister Jane Enonda;   Goal: To seek bail for Jimmy Enonda who is in ICE custody.   Date: Saturday March 28th, 2015.   Venue: 20224 Halethorpe lane #13 Germantown, MD 20876.    Time: 5pm onwards. For more information please feel free to contact: Jane Enonda: 2406728063 […]

Welcome Reception for Ambassador Robinson Githae in Washington DC

Welcome Reception for Ambassador Robinson Githae in Washington DC

Kenyan Community leaders in Washington DC,Maryland and Virginia invites you for a reception to officially welcome Ambassador Robinson Githae to our neighborhood on April 18th 2015. There will be Kenya ID Registration by Kenya Embassy staff.All are welcome but need RSVP to reserve a seat at ambreception@gmail.com Event page:https://www.facebook.com/events/1666471303575023/

Kenya Airways Discounted rates/Hotel accomodation

Kenya Airways Discounted rates/Hotel accomodation

Kenyans in the Diaspora traveling to the Kenya Diaspora Easter Investment Conference are informed that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Kenya has made arrangements for discounted accommodation rates at the Windsor Golf Hotel & Country Club which is also the conference venue. Those who wish to stay at this facility kindly […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

INSPIRATION:THE CROSS AND GLORIFICATION

INSPIRATION:THE CROSS AND GLORIFICATION

27 “Now is my soul troubled. And what shall I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? No, for this purpose I have come to this hour. 28 Father, glorify thy name.” Then a voice came from heaven, “I have glorified it, and I will glorify it again.” 29 The crowd standing by heard it and said that it had […]

Inspiration:Be careful how you live.

Inspiration:Be careful how you live.

When you come to the realization that time is either working for you or against you, you have only one choice; that is to be careful on how you live your life. Many times we are caught up living our lives based on how we feel, what others expect of us, the cultural and religious […]

DEVOTION: Does God Look At Your Offerings With Favor?

DEVOTION: Does God Look At Your Offerings With Favor?

In spite of their rebellious lifestyles against God, the men of Judah continued presenting their offerings and petitions before the Lord.  But God was not answering their prayers. It appears that these men were very desperate, yet God wasn’t answering their prayers. Their desperation was evident before the Lord. The prophet Malachi acknowledges this. Another […]

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Bill seeks to have Kenyan prisoners abroad serve sentences in Kenya

Bill seeks to have Kenyan prisoners abroad serve sentences in Kenya

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Kenyans languishing in foreign prisons may be brought back home to serve their sentences, if MPs pass a Bill currently before the National Assembly. The Transfer of Prisoners Bill 2014 proposes laws that will make it possible for Kenyan prisoners in foreign jails to be transferred to local prisons. Similarly, the Bill also proposes that […]

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INSPIRATION:THE CROSS AND GLORIFICATION

INSPIRATION:THE CROSS AND GLORIFICATION

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

27 “Now is my soul troubled. And what shall I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? No, for this purpose I have come to this hour. 28 Father, glorify thy name.” Then a voice came from heaven, “I have glorified it, and I will glorify it again.” 29 The crowd standing by heard it and said that it had […]

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Blow to EACC as Commissioner Onsongo resigns

Blow to EACC as Commissioner Onsongo resigns

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 31- The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission suffered a major blow after Commissioner Jane Onsongo resigned on Tuesday citing infighting within the body. Onsongo told Citizen TV on Tuesday evening that the commission was incapable of fighting the numerous mega corruption cases in the country. This comes as the commission chairperson Mumo Matemu […]

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Sonko Adds a Chopper to His Rescue Team Fleet

Sonko Adds a Chopper to His Rescue Team Fleet

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Nairobi’s flamboyant Senator Mike Sonko has added a helicopter to his rescue team that offers free emergency services to city residents. The senator on Tuesday posted a photo of himself standing by the helicopter together with a fleet of top of the range SUV vehicles. This was after Nairobi governor Evans Kidero had unveiled three […]

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Ababu Namwamba ‘steps aside’ for PAC corruption probe

Ababu Namwamba ‘steps aside’ for PAC corruption probe

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba has ‘stepped aside’ as PAC chairman pending the conclusion of a corruption probe against its members. Ababu said in a letter to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Tuesday that the move is in line with his support for the anti-graft war. He noted that members of the suspended PAC have […]

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Nigeria opposition declares victory, says “witnessing history”

Nigeria opposition declares victory, says “witnessing history”

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Nigeria: Nigeria’s opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) declared victory in the presidential election on Tuesday, saying Africa’s most populous nation was “witnessing history”. “This is the first time in Nigeria that a sitting government will be voted out of power using purely democratic means,” APC spokesman Lai Mohammed told Reuters at the house in the […]

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Video:Churchill asked to  Step Aside too

Video:Churchill asked to Step Aside too

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Churchill is considered hilarious even when he is actively participating in the fast erosion of Kenya’s moral fabric. His utterances of late have been reeking of insensitivity and outright malice. He was an active member of KAG Buru Buru and his nickname was Zidane because of his prowess in football. Then, he looked like a […]

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Video:Whose hen is that? Kansiime Anne.

Video:Whose hen is that? Kansiime Anne.

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Some tenants make it hard for us to be good landlords. See for yourself.

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Amazing Video:UK student speaks better Swahili than average Kenyans

Amazing Video:UK student speaks better Swahili than average Kenyans

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Kai Vogt draws weird stares when he speaks in fluent Swahili to matatu crews or when he is reading a copy of Taifa Leo newspaper “I was once walking at the KU (Kenyatta University) flyover when a group of girls giggled behind me and one said she would like to get married to a mzungu. […]

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Orengo allegedly took Sh5 million bribe to sell Sh320 million Westlands plot – EACC corruption report

Orengo allegedly took Sh5 million bribe to sell Sh320 million Westlands plot – EACC corruption report

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Former Lands minister and current Siaya senator James Orengo has been accused of receiving a bribe to sell off public land in the EACC graft report. Orengo is accused of allegedly receiving a Sh5 million bribe for the sale of a plot in Nairobi’s Westlands area to former Nairobi mayor George Aladwa. Lands commissioner Zablon […]

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Mike Sonko mentioned in  EACC graft report

Mike Sonko mentioned in EACC graft report

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko and suspended Energy CS Davis Chirchir have been accused of corruptly asking for a kickback of $15 million. The EACC graft report tabled at the Senate on Tuesday claims Sonko and Chirchir were to share the Sh1.39 billion. The report accuses Chirchir of being the perpetrator of corruption in procurement processes […]

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Raila’s has ‘lost it’ with ‘tantrums’ on EACC corruption list, says Uhuru’s speechwriter

Raila’s has ‘lost it’ with ‘tantrums’ on EACC corruption list, says Uhuru’s speechwriter

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

The state has slammed Cord leader Raila Odinga for chastising President Uhuru Kenyatta’s response to corruption. It is those with “skeletons in their closets” who were the first to protest Uhuru’s approach, said the Presidency’s senior messaging director Eric Ng’eno. Ng’eno claimed Raila’s “discomfort” has its roots in the “enormous scandals” his office faced in […]

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Obama’s visit to Kenya excites analysts

Obama’s visit to Kenya excites analysts

| March 31, 2015 | Comments

President Barack Obama’s decision to visit Kenya in July reflects both domestic and international political calculations on the part of the White House, US analysts suggested on Monday. They noted that Mr Obama had avoided stopping in his father’s homeland during three previous visits to Africa due to human rights concerns regarding Kenya and fear […]

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