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Salva Kiir orders attack on Machar’s hideout, Taban sworn in as VP

Salva Kiir orders attack on Machar’s hideout, Taban sworn in as VP

South Sudan’s former first VP Riek Machar (R) and South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir (L) hold a priest’s hands as they pray before signing a peace agreement in Addis Ababa in this May 9, 2014 file photo. Photo/REUTERS. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has issued a directive on Tuesday for an attack and aerial bombardment […]

Forget Ababu, align with winning Jubilee team, Lusaka tells Luhyas

Forget Ababu, align with winning Jubilee team, Lusaka tells Luhyas

Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka has rubbished Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba’s plans to rally Luhyas behind a third political force termed ‘Mulembe consciousness’. Lusaka said there is no way a “third force” will be of impact in an election that will see President Uhuru Kenyatta battle it out with opposition leader Raila Odinga. The Governor said […]

Revealed: The Amount SportPesa is Paying To be Hull City Shirt Sponsor

Revealed: The Amount SportPesa is Paying To be Hull City Shirt Sponsor

Betting company SportPesa shocked Kenyans on Monday after they were announced as the new shirt sponsors for newly promoted English Premier League side Hull City. Neither party was willing to give the monetary value of the sponsorship, but Hull City revealed that it was its most lucrative in its 112 year history. “We are delighted […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

I will interrupt Uhuru ‘again and again’, Wandayi says on return to Parliament

I will interrupt Uhuru ‘again and again’, Wandayi says on return to Parliament

Defiant Ugunja MP Opiyo Wandayi has said he would disrupt President Uhuru Kenyatta’s addresses “again and again”. The MP will enter Parliament on Tuesday afternoon, four months since the chaotic March 31 parliamentary sitting. He and several other opposition politicians blew whistles as Uhuru stood to give his State of the Nation address, causing a […]

Koffi Olomide arrested, questioned by Congo police

Koffi Olomide arrested, questioned by Congo police

Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been arrested and questioned in his home town of Kinshasa, adding woes to the famed singer who was deported from Kenya for kicking a woman. “May the righteousness of man be just and fair,” Mr Olomide, one of Africa’s most celebrated musicians, updated in his Facebook page moments after his […]

PHOTO :Gloria Muliro Kneels Before Ababu Namwamba and Social Media Can’t Cope

PHOTO :Gloria Muliro Kneels Before Ababu Namwamba and Social Media Can’t Cope

Award winning gospel musician Gloria Muliro on Saturday laid to rest her late father, David Muliro, in Vihiga County. The singer’s father passed away on Sunday 10th of July. He was given a fitting send off as hundreds of people flocked ‎Emanyinya‬ Primary School in support of the singer and her family. Among those in attendance […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO: Woman Dangerously Hides Under Bus to Escape Kanjo

VIDEO: Woman Dangerously Hides Under Bus to Escape Kanjo

A Nairobi hawker on Monday put her life in great danger when she hid under a bus after spotting County Inspectorate officers who were on a regular patrol in the Central Business District (CBD). In a video capturing the moment, the onion seller is seen beneath the matatu weeping in fear as the conductor and driver plead […]

VIDEO:Pressure mounts on Raila to drop presidential ambitions

VIDEO:Pressure mounts on Raila to drop presidential ambitions

Pressure is mounting on Cord principal Raila Odinga to drop his state house ambition in support of Wiper Leader, Kalonzo Musyoka. Leaders from Ukambani maintained that it was time Kalonzo was given the opportunity to challenge President Uhuru Kenyatta for the Presidency. Nairobi Senator, Mike Sonko maintained that he will quit Jubilee for Cord if […]

VIDEO: How Koffi Olomide Was Arrested Outside Citizen TV Studios

VIDEO: How Koffi Olomide Was Arrested Outside Citizen TV Studios

Congolese rhumba maestro, Koffi Olomide was on Friday night arrested outside Citizen TV studios after a video of him kicking one of his female dancers went viral. Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet ordered his arrest after public outrage with some Kenyans calling for his deportation to Congo. In a video captured by Citizen TV, police appeared […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Diaspora Kenyan Inspiring Women in Tech industry

Diaspora Kenyan Inspiring Women in Tech industry

Catherine Mahugu is a tech innovator from Kenya who has built an empire on socially beneficial projects and connectivity. Catherine Mahugu is leading the way in the Kenyan tech industry. Currently working from San Francisco for her e-commerce accessories business which connects consumers and local African manufacturers, she has made waves across the tech, IT […]

KQ crew member arrested in India for smuggling gold worth Sh34 million

KQ crew member arrested in India for smuggling gold worth Sh34 million

A Kenya Airways cabin crew member was arrested in Mumbai smuggling 7.5 Kilograms of gold into India on Saturday. Teddy Mutuma Muthee, 25, was nabbed by anti-Narcotics Cell as he boarded a cab from Hyatt Regency hotel in Andheri, Mumbai. According to an Indian media outlet, the police had initially received information of Muthee being […]

Sad Stories:Kenyans Suffering In The Hands Of Fellow Kenyans In America

Sad Stories:Kenyans Suffering In The Hands Of Fellow Kenyans In America

So, I got some beef, really HUGE BEEF and BONES, with some Kenyans in the USA, some of whom might even be in this group. Occasionally, I get messages from Kenyans, especially new comers to the US, suffering at the hands of fellow Kenyans hosting them. Getting to the desperation point of messaging the group […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Death Announcement for Jane Njenga Kabachia of Lynn, Massachusetts

Death Announcement for Jane Njenga Kabachia of Lynn, Massachusetts

Jane Njenga (Kabachia) of PCEA Neema Church, Lowell, MA, District 6 has fought the fight. God’s will has been done and Jane passed on in the evening of Monday July 18th 2016 at Salem Hospital. Prayers are being held daily at 27 Phillips Ave, Lynn, MA starting 7pm. Thanksgiving and Memorial service will be held […]

Bethesda Empowerment International Church 7th Anniversary-July 24th 2016

Bethesda Empowerment International Church 7th Anniversary-July 24th 2016

Bethesda Empowerment International Church invites you to the 7th year  Anniversary on July 24th 2016.All are welcome!!!

STARTUP AFRICA ENTREPRENEUR CONFERENCE IN FAIRFAX VA

STARTUP AFRICA ENTREPRENEUR CONFERENCE IN FAIRFAX VA

Are you an entrepreneur, aspiring entrepreneur or professional? Come and connect with fellow entrepreneurs and professionals at 2016 StartUpAfrica Entrepreneurship Conference on Saturday, 9/24/2016 at George Mason University’s Mason Enterprise Center, Fairfax, VA. Get your early bird tickets today at www.startupafrica.org/conference.

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

PEACE KEEPS US FOCUSED ON OUR DESTINIES

PEACE KEEPS US FOCUSED ON OUR DESTINIES

Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. John 14:27. These are the words of our Lord Jesus before He ascended to heaven. Peace was left and given to us. Freely […]

Word For Today:Obedience in the midst of pain.

Word For Today:Obedience in the midst of pain.

How we admire the obedience a dog shows to its master! Archibald Rutledge wrote that one day he met a man whose dog had just been killed in a forest fire. Heartbroken, the man explained to Rutledge how it happened. Because he worked out-of-doors, he often took his dog with him. That morning, he left […]

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: HAVE YOU EVER MEDITATED ABOUT THE END?

A MOMENT OF SPIRITUAL REFLECTION: HAVE YOU EVER MEDITATED ABOUT THE END?

Part 4. “Now, brothers and sisters, about times and dates we do not need to write to you,  for you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.  While people are saying, “Peace and safety,” destruction will come on them suddenly, as labor pains on a […]

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Salva Kiir orders attack on Machar’s hideout, Taban sworn in as VP

Salva Kiir orders attack on Machar’s hideout, Taban sworn in as VP

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

South Sudan’s former first VP Riek Machar (R) and South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir (L) hold a priest’s hands as they pray before signing a peace agreement in Addis Ababa in this May 9, 2014 file photo. Photo/REUTERS. South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has issued a directive on Tuesday for an attack and aerial bombardment […]

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PEACE KEEPS US FOCUSED ON OUR DESTINIES

PEACE KEEPS US FOCUSED ON OUR DESTINIES

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. John 14:27. These are the words of our Lord Jesus before He ascended to heaven. Peace was left and given to us. Freely […]

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Diaspora Kenyan Inspiring Women in Tech industry

Diaspora Kenyan Inspiring Women in Tech industry

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Catherine Mahugu is a tech innovator from Kenya who has built an empire on socially beneficial projects and connectivity. Catherine Mahugu is leading the way in the Kenyan tech industry. Currently working from San Francisco for her e-commerce accessories business which connects consumers and local African manufacturers, she has made waves across the tech, IT […]

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I will interrupt Uhuru ‘again and again’, Wandayi says on return to Parliament

I will interrupt Uhuru ‘again and again’, Wandayi says on return to Parliament

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Defiant Ugunja MP Opiyo Wandayi has said he would disrupt President Uhuru Kenyatta’s addresses “again and again”. The MP will enter Parliament on Tuesday afternoon, four months since the chaotic March 31 parliamentary sitting. He and several other opposition politicians blew whistles as Uhuru stood to give his State of the Nation address, causing a […]

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Forget Ababu, align with winning Jubilee team, Lusaka tells Luhyas

Forget Ababu, align with winning Jubilee team, Lusaka tells Luhyas

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka has rubbished Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba’s plans to rally Luhyas behind a third political force termed ‘Mulembe consciousness’. Lusaka said there is no way a “third force” will be of impact in an election that will see President Uhuru Kenyatta battle it out with opposition leader Raila Odinga. The Governor said […]

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Koffi Olomide arrested, questioned by Congo police

Koffi Olomide arrested, questioned by Congo police

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been arrested and questioned in his home town of Kinshasa, adding woes to the famed singer who was deported from Kenya for kicking a woman. “May the righteousness of man be just and fair,” Mr Olomide, one of Africa’s most celebrated musicians, updated in his Facebook page moments after his […]

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Revealed: The Amount SportPesa is Paying To be Hull City Shirt Sponsor

Revealed: The Amount SportPesa is Paying To be Hull City Shirt Sponsor

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Betting company SportPesa shocked Kenyans on Monday after they were announced as the new shirt sponsors for newly promoted English Premier League side Hull City. Neither party was willing to give the monetary value of the sponsorship, but Hull City revealed that it was its most lucrative in its 112 year history. “We are delighted […]

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PHOTO :Gloria Muliro Kneels Before Ababu Namwamba and Social Media Can’t Cope

PHOTO :Gloria Muliro Kneels Before Ababu Namwamba and Social Media Can’t Cope

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Award winning gospel musician Gloria Muliro on Saturday laid to rest her late father, David Muliro, in Vihiga County. The singer’s father passed away on Sunday 10th of July. He was given a fitting send off as hundreds of people flocked ‎Emanyinya‬ Primary School in support of the singer and her family. Among those in attendance […]

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Wahu’s Suicide Confession:“I Could Easily Have Killed Myself Using my Dad’s Medication”

Wahu’s Suicide Confession:“I Could Easily Have Killed Myself Using my Dad’s Medication”

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

With depression being a serious mental health condition that affects most youth in this day and age, singer Wahu Kagwi has moved to encourage those who might be suffering from the illness. In a post on social media, the celebrated songbird narrates how she, at the tender age of 19, suffered from depression and even […]

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VIDEO: Woman Dangerously Hides Under Bus to Escape Kanjo

VIDEO: Woman Dangerously Hides Under Bus to Escape Kanjo

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Nairobi hawker on Monday put her life in great danger when she hid under a bus after spotting County Inspectorate officers who were on a regular patrol in the Central Business District (CBD). In a video capturing the moment, the onion seller is seen beneath the matatu weeping in fear as the conductor and driver plead […]

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VIDEO:Pressure mounts on Raila to drop presidential ambitions

VIDEO:Pressure mounts on Raila to drop presidential ambitions

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pressure is mounting on Cord principal Raila Odinga to drop his state house ambition in support of Wiper Leader, Kalonzo Musyoka. Leaders from Ukambani maintained that it was time Kalonzo was given the opportunity to challenge President Uhuru Kenyatta for the Presidency. Nairobi Senator, Mike Sonko maintained that he will quit Jubilee for Cord if […]

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Riek Machar replaced as South Sudan vice president

Riek Machar replaced as South Sudan vice president

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Riek Machar has officially been sacked as the first vice president of the South Sudan and has been replaced by former mining minister Taban Deng Gai. Machar fled from Juba last week following a new outbreak of violence. Last Thursday, President Salvar Kiir had given Machar until July 23 to return to Juba and work […]

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KQ crew member arrested in India for smuggling gold worth Sh34 million

KQ crew member arrested in India for smuggling gold worth Sh34 million

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

A Kenya Airways cabin crew member was arrested in Mumbai smuggling 7.5 Kilograms of gold into India on Saturday. Teddy Mutuma Muthee, 25, was nabbed by anti-Narcotics Cell as he boarded a cab from Hyatt Regency hotel in Andheri, Mumbai. According to an Indian media outlet, the police had initially received information of Muthee being […]

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