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I did not steal all the Sh2b by myself, says county official

I did not steal all the Sh2b by myself, says county official

A county official adversely mentioned in a report investigating Sh2 billion debt has said he is not solely responsible for the arrears. Tom Kisia, who was the then Vihiga Transport and Infrastructure chief officer but has since been transferred to Water and Environment department, said the debt was occasioned by all departments and MCAs. “I […]

Chinese Man Scares Kenya Airways Passengers Mid-air

Chinese Man Scares Kenya Airways Passengers Mid-air

A Chinese man caused commotion inside a Kenya Airways plane after he threatened a flight attendant while enroute to Nairobi. The Chinese national is said to have attempted to light a cigarette within the cabin but was stopped by plane stewards. In an attempt to express his displeasure, the man reportedly charged and tried to attack an […]

I will not impose myself on the people – Raila Odinga

I will not impose myself on the people – Raila Odinga

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has refuted claims that he is the automatic presidential flag bearer for the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD). Raila claimed that any principal within CORD has the ability to be the coalition’s presidential candidate terming the ‘favourite’ tag as a creation of the media and Jubilee to drive a […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Could the missing American man be in Kenya?

Could the missing American man be in Kenya?

– Chris Velten, an American national, left home for Mali to explore the west African terrain – He went missing after six weeks following a meeting with a local who housed him – He is believed to be in Kenya after missing for 13 years following a friend request he sent to a Kenyan conservationist […]

VIDEO: Police Lob Teargas as Raila Visits Huruma

VIDEO: Police Lob Teargas as Raila Visits Huruma

Chaos erupted in Huruma estate on Tuesday afternoon when a section of Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) leaders visited the area. Police lobbed teargas near the site of the building that collapsed on Friday, where a huge crowd had gathered seemingly to welcome Opposition leaders Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetangula. Area residents were forced […]

I will be there to welcome the President to Ukambani – Kalonzo

I will be there to welcome the President to Ukambani – Kalonzo

By JOSEPH MURAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 2 – Wiper Democratic Movement Leader Kalonzo Musyoka says he will be among leaders to welcome President Uhuru Kenyatta to Ukambani when he takes a developmental assessment tour of the region in the course of this month. President Kenyatta, who recently hosted Ukambani professionals at State House Nairobi, is […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

A Kenyan man is saving forests while helping locals to make pencils out of unwanted newspapers. Locally made, cheap and cheerful, these eco pencils have a point ! These small pencils are making a large impact in Kenya.

VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

The body of Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki was early Sunday morning transferred to the Lee Funeral home in a heavily guarded motorcade comprising of outrider motorcycles. Several police cars led the way to the funeral home as police motorcycles followed along ensuring the hearse remained sandwiched in the convoy. In the video capturing the arrival at the funeral home, police […]

VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

Rare footage of Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni dancing. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday night led a salsa dance with his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni at the Giants’ Club Summit dinner. Uhuru was seen bringing to the dance floor a white woman dressed in black and held her hands as he moved rhythmically to the sound of blaring […]

DIASPORA NEWS

VIDEO:Kenyans in Dallas rally in support of Nairobi gunshot victim

VIDEO:Kenyans in Dallas rally in support of Nairobi gunshot victim

Kenyans living in Dallas-Fort Worth over the weekend participated in a run/walk in support of Jane Mwangi, who sustained a spinal injury after being shot during a robbery in May, 2015. By Anthony Karanja

Plea to ‘know your neighbours’ after Kenyan lady found dead in Georgia

Plea to ‘know your neighbours’ after Kenyan lady found dead in Georgia

If you live or work in a foreign country, do not “isolate yourself” from other Kenyans or neighbours, a private citizen in the diaspora has said. “I know most of us have insurance covers, but as good as it is, it cannot measure up to our own community that lives next to us,”She said in […]

A long, rewarding journey for a Kenyan student in Massachusetts

A long, rewarding journey for a Kenyan student in Massachusetts

In Kenya, where vast open plains and long dirt roads rule the land, running is as much a part of culture as football in America. Every kid grows up dreaming of following in the footsteps of previous generations of great distance runners and Olympic Athletes. For Brockton High School senior and Kenyan citizen Patriciah Mulinge, […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

It is with much regret and deep sorrow that we announce the sad demise of our friend and sister from Jersey City NJ, Esther Ndakalu which occurred in the morning of April 25th 2016  at Jersey City Medical Center where she was being treated for Idiopathic congestive heart failure since November  2015. Esther is survived by […]

Kenyan man passes away in Norfolk Virginia

Kenyan man passes away in Norfolk Virginia

The family of the late Njoroge regrets to announce the untimely passing of Mr. Peter Njoroge Waweru, of Norfolk VA. He was a beloved husband to Mrs Naomi Njoroge, a father and a grandfather. Mr Njoroge was a loving father, full of life, generous, and loved by so many. He was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2014, and […]

A KENYAN WOMAN HAS PASSED AWAY IN GHUANZOU CHINA

A KENYAN WOMAN HAS PASSED AWAY IN GHUANZOU CHINA

Its with great sadness that We the family of Edward and Christine ( Njoroge  & Wanja of Manchester, UK, George Kironji  &  Charles Mugo USA) announce the sudden tragic promotion to glory of our beloved Sister Fiddy Wangare  Waruinge of Ghuanzou China. Wangare passed away on Monday 25th April, 2016 after a short illness. Wangare said in […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day. (2 Peter 3:8 NIV) Our perception of time is different from God’s perception of time. The context of these inspiring words is about watching and waiting for the […]

Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

Do you qualify to be called a role model?:Psychologists tell us our thinking and actions are different at each stage of our lives. For instance, a wild school leaver’s adrenaline boils to an extent he wholeheartedly embraces night life while a 50-year old would extremely be bored in the same situation While it is understandable that […]

Inspirational message:Laws of Love‏

Inspirational message:Laws of Love‏

God wants you to live in the moment. He wants you to savor every minute you have with your loved ones on this planet, but he also wants you to live with an eternal perspective. I was watching a football game recently on DVR. I knew the outcome of the game because I’d seen the final score on […]

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VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

VIDEO:Kenyan company makes upto 40,000 pencils a day from old newspapers

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

A Kenyan man is saving forests while helping locals to make pencils out of unwanted newspapers. Locally made, cheap and cheerful, these eco pencils have a point ! These small pencils are making a large impact in Kenya.

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I did not steal all the Sh2b by myself, says county official

I did not steal all the Sh2b by myself, says county official

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

A county official adversely mentioned in a report investigating Sh2 billion debt has said he is not solely responsible for the arrears. Tom Kisia, who was the then Vihiga Transport and Infrastructure chief officer but has since been transferred to Water and Environment department, said the debt was occasioned by all departments and MCAs. “I […]

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Could the missing American man be in Kenya?

Could the missing American man be in Kenya?

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

– Chris Velten, an American national, left home for Mali to explore the west African terrain – He went missing after six weeks following a meeting with a local who housed him – He is believed to be in Kenya after missing for 13 years following a friend request he sent to a Kenyan conservationist […]

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Chinese Man Scares Kenya Airways Passengers Mid-air

Chinese Man Scares Kenya Airways Passengers Mid-air

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

A Chinese man caused commotion inside a Kenya Airways plane after he threatened a flight attendant while enroute to Nairobi. The Chinese national is said to have attempted to light a cigarette within the cabin but was stopped by plane stewards. In an attempt to express his displeasure, the man reportedly charged and tried to attack an […]

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VIDEO: Police Lob Teargas as Raila Visits Huruma

VIDEO: Police Lob Teargas as Raila Visits Huruma

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

Chaos erupted in Huruma estate on Tuesday afternoon when a section of Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) leaders visited the area. Police lobbed teargas near the site of the building that collapsed on Friday, where a huge crowd had gathered seemingly to welcome Opposition leaders Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetangula. Area residents were forced […]

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I will not impose myself on the people – Raila Odinga

I will not impose myself on the people – Raila Odinga

| May 3, 2016 | Comments

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has refuted claims that he is the automatic presidential flag bearer for the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD). Raila claimed that any principal within CORD has the ability to be the coalition’s presidential candidate terming the ‘favourite’ tag as a creation of the media and Jubilee to drive a […]

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I will be there to welcome the President to Ukambani – Kalonzo

I will be there to welcome the President to Ukambani – Kalonzo

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

By JOSEPH MURAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 2 – Wiper Democratic Movement Leader Kalonzo Musyoka says he will be among leaders to welcome President Uhuru Kenyatta to Ukambani when he takes a developmental assessment tour of the region in the course of this month. President Kenyatta, who recently hosted Ukambani professionals at State House Nairobi, is […]

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Raila Odinga disowns MoU with Kalonzo

Raila Odinga disowns MoU with Kalonzo

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s assertion that an agreement struck prior to the 2013 presidential vote is no longer valid has stirred CORD. Raila declared that the contentious memorandum of understanding was no longer binding because he did not win the presidency. The ODM leader explained that the agreement was for him to govern for one term and […]

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A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: IS IT TAKING TOO LONG TO WAIT?

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day. (2 Peter 3:8 NIV) Our perception of time is different from God’s perception of time. The context of these inspiring words is about watching and waiting for the […]

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Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

Being a role model calls for great sacrifice

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

Do you qualify to be called a role model?:Psychologists tell us our thinking and actions are different at each stage of our lives. For instance, a wild school leaver’s adrenaline boils to an extent he wholeheartedly embraces night life while a 50-year old would extremely be bored in the same situation While it is understandable that […]

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PHOTOS:Church in Kawangware where sinners go through hell

PHOTOS:Church in Kawangware where sinners go through hell

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

Woman beating men:Christians live in perpetual fear of punishment in the afterlife. However, at the Jerusalem Church of Christ in Kawangware, Nairobi, punishment for sinners is instant and painful. The church’s head Mary Sinaida Akatsa pounces on a worshipper like a tigress at the first whiff of “sin”. Anyone who doesn’t toe the line earns […]

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VIDEO:Kenyans in Dallas rally in support of Nairobi gunshot victim

VIDEO:Kenyans in Dallas rally in support of Nairobi gunshot victim

| May 2, 2016 | Comments

Kenyans living in Dallas-Fort Worth over the weekend participated in a run/walk in support of Jane Mwangi, who sustained a spinal injury after being shot during a robbery in May, 2015. By Anthony Karanja

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VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

VIDEO: Lucy Kibaki Body at Lee Funeral Home

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

The body of Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki was early Sunday morning transferred to the Lee Funeral home in a heavily guarded motorcade comprising of outrider motorcycles. Several police cars led the way to the funeral home as police motorcycles followed along ensuring the hearse remained sandwiched in the convoy. In the video capturing the arrival at the funeral home, police […]

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