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Are political families losing their decades-old hold on power?

Are political families losing their decades-old hold on power?

Political families are struggling to cling on to power five decades since Independence. The political landscape has been reconfigured to accommodate 4,500 independent candidates, who are threatening the strong political party. Traditionally, winning nominations in the party strongholds meant a direct ticket to Parliament. But all that may change in the August election. Members and […]

Uhuru and Ruto extended political campaign in coast

Uhuru and Ruto extended political campaign in coast

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto on Thursday extended their political campaign in the coast to Kwale and Kilifi, confident the Jubilee Party will garner more votes in the region than in 2013. Visiting Kilifi for the second day running, they said more residents had joined the party because of its development record […]

‘Boda boda’ makes it to Oxford English Dictionary

‘Boda boda’ makes it to Oxford English Dictionary

The ninth edition of the Oxford dictionary has adopted ‘boda boda’ as an English terminology. Collins and Macmillan dictionaries define the term as a bicycle taxi or a bicycle rider in charge of a motorcycle. OED defines it as: “A type of motorcycle or a bicycle with a space for a passenger or for carrying […]

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PHOTOS – Chinese Couples Stage Mass Wedding at SGR Nairobi Terminus

PHOTOS – Chinese Couples Stage Mass Wedding at SGR Nairobi Terminus

It was happy ending to the construction of the Mombasa – Nairobi SGR railway on Saturday, when 4 Chinese couples working on the project exchanged vows at the new Nairobi terminus. Their Kenyan colleagues gathered to witness the unique ceremony, which they described as unusually brief. “Our Chinese counterparts will never cease to amaze. The wedding ceremony was […]

‘Chaotic’ ODM primaries a win for Jubilee in Siaya – gubernatorial hopeful

‘Chaotic’ ODM primaries a win for Jubilee in Siaya – gubernatorial hopeful

Jubilee Party’s nominee for Siaya Gubernatorial race, Dan Salim Ongong’a, says the ruling party will take advantage of the shambolic Orange democratic Movement (ODM) nominations in the County to clinch the county’s top seat on August 8 when Kenyans go to the ballot. While addressing journalists in Siaya town, Ongong’a laughed off the assumption that Jubilee […]

Why President Kenyatta’s invitation to G7 Summit puts Kenya on ‘top’ of the world

Why President Kenyatta’s invitation to G7 Summit puts Kenya on ‘top’ of the world

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 24 – President Uhuru Kenyatta’s invitation to the G7 Summit in Italy gives Kenya and the region a unique opportunity to convince the world of the need to unite in the war on terror, which remains a real threat. National Counter Terrorism Centre Ambassador Director Martin Kimani says the President is likely […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO: UNIQUE THINGS KENYAN PARENTS DO

VIDEO: UNIQUE THINGS KENYAN PARENTS DO

If you get money for your birthday gift,don’t give it to your parents. But wait,who said that money belongs to you? By Cheka TV.  

VIDEO: 22 killed in terror blast at UK pop concert

VIDEO: 22 killed in terror blast at UK pop concert

The death toll has risen to at least 22 people in a suspected terrorist attack during a pop concert by US star Ariana Grande in the northwest English city of Manchester, UK media reported Tuesday. Children are among the dead in the blast carried out by a suspect who also died in the explosion, The […]

VIDEO: Trouble in NASA: Kalonzo Musyoka for WIPER President?

VIDEO: Trouble in NASA: Kalonzo Musyoka for WIPER President?

Why the back up plan?? Explaining why Kalonzo is still The WIPER Presidential Candidate. He Suspects Raila! By THE 5TH ESTATE

DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Student Prince Mwendwa Kilonzo Missing In UK

Kenyan Student Prince Mwendwa Kilonzo Missing In UK

The mother of the above named student has written an email to the Kenya high Commission requesting assistance to locate his son who is an Aerospace Engineering student in Hertfordshire University, UK. I spoke to the International students office this morning that advised the Kenya High Commission to get in touch with the police. We […]

PHOTOS: Bishop Wanjiru’s US-Based Daughter Weds in Atlanta

PHOTOS: Bishop Wanjiru’s US-Based Daughter Weds in Atlanta

The daughter of Bishop Margaret Wanjiru over the weekend wed the love of her life in Atlanta, Georgia. The bride, Purity Kariuki, wed Michael Litunda at a colorful private garden ceremony on Saturday attended by very close family and friends. Musician Mercy Myra performed at the ceremony as a surprise gift for Purity from her newly-wed husband. […]

Diaspora Kenyan Professor gives a Keynote Speech at International Congress in Hungary

Diaspora Kenyan Professor gives a Keynote Speech at International Congress in Hungary

Dr. Jerono P. Rotich , Professor in the Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies, in the College of Health and Human Sciences at North Carolina A&T State University served as one of the invited Keynote Speakers at the just concluded Educational Researches and Publications Associations (ERPA) International Congress on Education that was held in […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Detained Kenyan immigrant needs help to hire lawyer

Detained Kenyan immigrant needs help to hire lawyer

As some of you might know Deus Mtai was arrested on 5/17/2017 very early in the morning at his workplace and he is currently detained at Tacoma Northwest detention center. He is asking for help from his friends to meet the amount required for a lawyer to represent his case and avoid any possibilities of […]

Death Announcement for Gift Mumbi Kamau of Florissant, MO

Death Announcement for Gift Mumbi Kamau of Florissant, MO

The funeral committee and Kamau family wish to thank you for all your support during these difficult last few weeks. Gift Mumbi was special to the family and to the St. Louis community. Her memories will be cherished and will live on forever in our hearts. Gift was blessed with so many great friends and […]

PROPHETIC ENCOUNTER  CONFERENCE IN RICHMOND VIRGINIA

PROPHETIC ENCOUNTER CONFERENCE IN RICHMOND VIRGINIA

Beloved of God! Praise the Lord Jesus.  I  take this opportunity to welcome you and your loved ones to El Shaddai Gospel International  Ministries, PROPHETIC ENCOUNTER  conference / anniversary.   This year we have an anointed  servants  of God  Bishop Paul Rutto and His wife Rev. MERCY Rutto.  Worship led by Ministers Willy and Nelly […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Morning Devotion: Mindsets; The Slave Mindset

Morning Devotion: Mindsets; The Slave Mindset

#MorningDevotion Mindsets; The Slave Mindset Exodus 14:11 (AMP) 11 Then they said to Moses, “Is it because there are no graves in Egypt that you have taken us away to die in the wilderness? What is this that you have done to us by bringing us out of Egypt? God has done it, after being […]

DEVOTION: Are You Dishonoring God?

DEVOTION: Are You Dishonoring God?

By questioning and doubting the love of God in their lives, these exiles begun to dishonor their God. They seem to have forgotten who God is and the importance and requirement of their relationship with God. This led to the following questions from God: A son honors his father, and a slave his master. If […]

WORD FOR TODAY : Signpost Of Good Works

WORD FOR TODAY : Signpost Of Good Works

Imagine you are driving down the highway and you make a stop at the lights. In front of you there is a brand new Range Rover Sports, all black with tinted windows and wheels like you have never seen before. Two stickers interrupt the smooth slickness of the black color. The one on the right […]

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Kenyan Student Prince Mwendwa Kilonzo Missing In UK

Kenyan Student Prince Mwendwa Kilonzo Missing In UK

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The mother of the above named student has written an email to the Kenya high Commission requesting assistance to locate his son who is an Aerospace Engineering student in Hertfordshire University, UK. I spoke to the International students office this morning that advised the Kenya High Commission to get in touch with the police. We […]

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Are political families losing their decades-old hold on power?

Are political families losing their decades-old hold on power?

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Political families are struggling to cling on to power five decades since Independence. The political landscape has been reconfigured to accommodate 4,500 independent candidates, who are threatening the strong political party. Traditionally, winning nominations in the party strongholds meant a direct ticket to Parliament. But all that may change in the August election. Members and […]

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Uhuru and Ruto extended political campaign in coast

Uhuru and Ruto extended political campaign in coast

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto on Thursday extended their political campaign in the coast to Kwale and Kilifi, confident the Jubilee Party will garner more votes in the region than in 2013. Visiting Kilifi for the second day running, they said more residents had joined the party because of its development record […]

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PHOTOS: Bishop Wanjiru’s US-Based Daughter Weds in Atlanta

PHOTOS: Bishop Wanjiru’s US-Based Daughter Weds in Atlanta

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The daughter of Bishop Margaret Wanjiru over the weekend wed the love of her life in Atlanta, Georgia. The bride, Purity Kariuki, wed Michael Litunda at a colorful private garden ceremony on Saturday attended by very close family and friends. Musician Mercy Myra performed at the ceremony as a surprise gift for Purity from her newly-wed husband. […]

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PHOTOS – Chinese Couples Stage Mass Wedding at SGR Nairobi Terminus

PHOTOS – Chinese Couples Stage Mass Wedding at SGR Nairobi Terminus

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

It was happy ending to the construction of the Mombasa – Nairobi SGR railway on Saturday, when 4 Chinese couples working on the project exchanged vows at the new Nairobi terminus. Their Kenyan colleagues gathered to witness the unique ceremony, which they described as unusually brief. “Our Chinese counterparts will never cease to amaze. The wedding ceremony was […]

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VIDEO: UNIQUE THINGS KENYAN PARENTS DO

VIDEO: UNIQUE THINGS KENYAN PARENTS DO

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you get money for your birthday gift,don’t give it to your parents. But wait,who said that money belongs to you? By Cheka TV.  

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Diaspora Kenyan Professor gives a Keynote Speech at International Congress in Hungary

Diaspora Kenyan Professor gives a Keynote Speech at International Congress in Hungary

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr. Jerono P. Rotich , Professor in the Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies, in the College of Health and Human Sciences at North Carolina A&T State University served as one of the invited Keynote Speakers at the just concluded Educational Researches and Publications Associations (ERPA) International Congress on Education that was held in […]

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‘Boda boda’ makes it to Oxford English Dictionary

‘Boda boda’ makes it to Oxford English Dictionary

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The ninth edition of the Oxford dictionary has adopted ‘boda boda’ as an English terminology. Collins and Macmillan dictionaries define the term as a bicycle taxi or a bicycle rider in charge of a motorcycle. OED defines it as: “A type of motorcycle or a bicycle with a space for a passenger or for carrying […]

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‘Chaotic’ ODM primaries a win for Jubilee in Siaya – gubernatorial hopeful

‘Chaotic’ ODM primaries a win for Jubilee in Siaya – gubernatorial hopeful

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jubilee Party’s nominee for Siaya Gubernatorial race, Dan Salim Ongong’a, says the ruling party will take advantage of the shambolic Orange democratic Movement (ODM) nominations in the County to clinch the county’s top seat on August 8 when Kenyans go to the ballot. While addressing journalists in Siaya town, Ongong’a laughed off the assumption that Jubilee […]

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Kenya Airways cuts losses by half to 10.2Bn as turnaround strategy takes off

Kenya Airways cuts losses by half to 10.2Bn as turnaround strategy takes off

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 25 – Hope has returned at the pride of Africa as Kenya Airways cut their losses by 51 percent in 2017 to hit Sh10.2 billion compared to the Sh26 billion it recorded in 2016. KQ Chief Executive Mbuvi Ngunze says the turnaround strategy the airline has been implementing in the last one […]

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Why President Kenyatta’s invitation to G7 Summit puts Kenya on ‘top’ of the world

Why President Kenyatta’s invitation to G7 Summit puts Kenya on ‘top’ of the world

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 24 – President Uhuru Kenyatta’s invitation to the G7 Summit in Italy gives Kenya and the region a unique opportunity to convince the world of the need to unite in the war on terror, which remains a real threat. National Counter Terrorism Centre Ambassador Director Martin Kimani says the President is likely […]

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Trump proposes Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya

Trump proposes Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

United States President Donald Trump has proposed a Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya in the latest sign that he is committed to seeing through his campaign pledges. In his first Budget, submitted to Congress on Tuesday, President Trump is reducing foreign aid in general while boosting spending in defence and security programmes. […]

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PHOTOS: President Uhuru Lays Foundation Stone for Africa’s Tallest Skyscraper

PHOTOS: President Uhuru Lays Foundation Stone for Africa’s Tallest Skyscraper

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday lay the foundation stone for Pinnacle Tower(previously Hass Tower). The Pinnacle will comprise of two towers, the shorter one primarily housing Hilton Hotel, and the taller one mixing commercial office, luxury apartments and a 3-storey shopping mall. Standing at 320m, the Pinnacle will be Africa’s tallest skyscraper when complete, standing nearly 100 […]

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