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PHOTOS:UHURU AT JKIA AS LUCY KIBAKI’S BODY ARRIVES IN NAIROBI

PHOTOS:UHURU AT JKIA AS LUCY KIBAKI’S BODY ARRIVES IN NAIROBI

Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki’s body has arrived in Nairobi. Mrs Kibaki’s body was on a Kenya Airways flight from London which arrived at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at about 5 am. Also on the flight were retired President Kibaki and other family and friends who had accompanied Mrs Kibaki to London, where she […]

Uhuru visits Huruma as 7 confirmed dead in tragedy

Uhuru visits Huruma as 7 confirmed dead in tragedy

President Kenyatta on Saturday visited the scene where a building collapsed killing seven people during heavy rains. The President was accompanied by Nairobi Women Representative Rachel Shebesh, Deputy Governor Jonathan Mueke, Dagoretti South MP Dennis Waweru and Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet. County officials said seven people have been confirmed dead and that the […]

This Kanjo Askari deposited Sh18 million on M-Pesa

This Kanjo Askari deposited Sh18 million on M-Pesa

In three short years, a lethal combination of violent extortion and greed has turned Nairobi City County inspectorate officers who earn about Sh30,000 a month, into millionaires. Through maiming and sometimes killing of hawkers, these officers have made a fortune with a significant share of it ending up in the pockets of family members. The […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

PHOTOS:Church in Kawangware where sinners go through hell

PHOTOS:Church in Kawangware where sinners go through hell

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 […]

Nairobi was built in the wrong place

Nairobi was built in the wrong place

When Nairobi was hardly eight years, the administrators were warned that they had done a mistake by allowing the building of a town in a treeless windy plain where residents were constantly baked by the African sun.Medical officers warned in 1906 that the grounds were soggy and urged Sir James Hayes Sadler, the then Commissioner […]

Corruption at City Hall to blame for collapsed building-Sonko

Corruption at City Hall to blame for collapsed building-Sonko

The mega corruption at City Hall is to blame for the deaths at Huruma Nairobi senator Mike Sonko has said. President Uhuru Kenyatta ordered the arrest of the owner of the building which collapsed at Huruma estate on Friday night, leaving 10 people dead. “More Kenyans risk being killed by the many buildings in the […]

VIDEO-NEWS

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 […]

Kenyan Rees Odhiambo selected by Seahawks

Kenyan Rees Odhiambo selected by Seahawks

The Seahawks’ flurry of third-round picks ended with the Seahawks picking their second offensive lineman in as many days, Boise State’s Rees Odhiambo. The 6-foot-4, 315-pound Odhiambo played tackle at Boise State, but the Seahawks are listing him as a guard. “The feeling is unbelievable,” Odhiambo said. “It just felt so surreal because I was […]

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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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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Nairobi was built in the wrong place

Nairobi was built in the wrong place

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

When Nairobi was hardly eight years, the administrators were warned that they had done a mistake by allowing the building of a town in a treeless windy plain where residents were constantly baked by the African sun.Medical officers warned in 1906 that the grounds were soggy and urged Sir James Hayes Sadler, the then Commissioner […]

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PHOTOS:UHURU AT JKIA AS LUCY KIBAKI’S BODY ARRIVES IN NAIROBI

PHOTOS:UHURU AT JKIA AS LUCY KIBAKI’S BODY ARRIVES IN NAIROBI

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki’s body has arrived in Nairobi. Mrs Kibaki’s body was on a Kenya Airways flight from London which arrived at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at about 5 am. Also on the flight were retired President Kibaki and other family and friends who had accompanied Mrs Kibaki to London, where she […]

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VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

VIDEO:Museveni and Uhuru Dancing to salsa Music

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

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 […]

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

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

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

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 […]

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Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

Kenyan woman passes away in New Jersey

| May 1, 2016 | Comments

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 […]

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A long, rewarding journey for a Kenyan student in Massachusetts

A long, rewarding journey for a Kenyan student in Massachusetts

| April 30, 2016 | Comments

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, […]

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Kenyan man passes away in Norfolk Virginia

Kenyan man passes away in Norfolk Virginia

| April 30, 2016 | Comments

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 […]

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VIDEO:Kenyan man share experience of living  in South Korea as a black man

VIDEO:Kenyan man share experience of living in South Korea as a black man

| April 30, 2016 | Comments

James is from Kenya and he lived in South Korea for 5 years and married a Korean woman, Lily. He is sharing his experience in South Korea as a Dark skinned foreigner.

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