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Bold bandits kill chief during DP Ruto’s Baringo visit

Bold bandits kill chief during DP Ruto’s Baringo visit

A chief was killed by suspected Pokot bandits during DP William Ruto’s visit in Bartabwa, Baringo North subcounty on Friday. Thomas Ruttok died during a shootout between the bandits and security officials. He was among officials providing security during Ruto’s visit. The midday incident is said to have stopped the DP from taking off with […]

Ruto visits volatile Baringo, residents snub rally over bandit attacks

Ruto visits volatile Baringo, residents snub rally over bandit attacks

Deputy President William Ruto flew to Baringo on Friday despite disapproval by residents who said the government had failed to protect them. Bandit attacks have persistently taken place in the county and have resulted in the deaths of many, displacement of thousands others and the closure of schools. Ruto went to the volatile Mochongoi where […]

Tribunal overturns ODM’S decision to expel Ababu Namwamba

Tribunal overturns ODM’S decision to expel Ababu Namwamba

The Political Parties Tribunal has overturned the decision by the Orange Democratic Party (ODM) to expel Ababu Namwamba and Masoud Mwahima Mwalimu. The tribunal, at the same time, upheld the expulsion of Governor Salim Mvurya Ngala, MPs Joash Maangi, Isaac Mwaura, Steve Kariuki, John Waluke, Samuel Arama and Zainab Chidzuga. The panel ruled that Namwamba and […]

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Photos of Willy Paul’s ‘Wedding’ to Jamaican Singer Alaine

Photos of Willy Paul’s ‘Wedding’ to Jamaican Singer Alaine

Willy Paul revealed he was no longer a bachelor when he shared a photo of his secret wedding that he did over the past weekend. The controversial gospel singer however hid the face of his bride in the photo that he shared on social media. Willy has finally decided to unmask his bride; apparently she […]

Raila laughs off Jubilee classification of swing counties

Raila laughs off Jubilee classification of swing counties

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga on Thursday laughed off the Jubilee Party’s classification of six counties with a total of 2.1 million votes as swing areas in this year’s General Election. Mr Odinga said that Kisii, Nyamira, Trans Nzoia, Turkana, Narok and Kajiado were fully behind the Opposition in the August polls, which […]

Kenya tops Africa in police extrajudicial  killings

Kenya tops Africa in police extrajudicial killings

Kenya has been ranked top in Africa in cases of police shootings and killing of civilians according to a report by Amnesty International shows. The report indicates that by October 2016, a total of 122 extrajudicial killings had been reported in Kenya, out of 177 cases in Africa. However, the figure could have been hire […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Kenyan Parent Says Church Ni Lazima

Video:Kenyan Parent Says Church Ni Lazima

Sunday nightmare:What Kenyan parents go through every Sunday to drag teenage children to Church . By CHEKA TV Makarao: Nataka Watoto Kumi na Mbili  

VIDEO: Opposition chiefs sign agreement to formalise Nasa

VIDEO: Opposition chiefs sign agreement to formalise Nasa

Four opposition chiefs have signed an agreement creating a new political coalition, the National Super Alliance (Nasa). The agreement is largely a framework of operations and highlights seven key pillars under which the coalition’s agenda will be anchored. The agreement did not contain any deal on power sharing or how to nominate a joint presidential […]

Video: Comedian Njugush Beaten Up By Wife for not taking her to two Rivers

Video: Comedian Njugush Beaten Up By Wife for not taking her to two Rivers

After much hype and many postponements, East Africa’s biggest shopping mall, Two Rivers Mall, opened on Valentine’s Day. The three-storey mall has cost Centum Investments upwards of Sh15 billion, plus another Sh5.8 billion for the supporting infrastructure. As such, it has been the talk of the town and a beehive activity with a record 120,105 people […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

Tourism CS Najib Balala has asked the Kenya Airways to ensure the direct flights for Kenya-US are realised before the end of the year. Balala said the National carrier should fast track the process after the US government granted JKIA Category One status on Thursday. “This is a major milestone in the growth and development […]

Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

Kenyans living abroad have registered 10 savings and credit co-operative societies (Saccos), Industrialization Cabinet Secretary Adan Mohammed has said. Speaking during the official launch and rebranding of Taqwa Sacco, the CS noted that the 10 Sacco’s would not only promote a culture of saving but also more than double diaspora remittances. “So far, we have […]

35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

Thirty-five Kenyan students will depart to China at the end of February on a scholarship program to prepare them for Kenya’s new railway. Transport and Infrastructure Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said the students will receive undergraduate education at Beijing Jiaotong University, a top university in China for railway studies. “The students will receive high-level training […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

DEATH AND CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR PATRICK KHAYUMBI’S MOTHER

DEATH AND CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR PATRICK KHAYUMBI’S MOTHER

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to Glory of Mrs. Martha Shsiboko Khayumbi which occurred on Tuesday 21st February 2017. She was the wife of Mr. Erenest Ilabonga Khayumbi. She was mother to Ambasador Felistas Khayumbi, John Khayumbi,the late Plus Ilabonga, Justine Butoyi,Patrick Tuti Khayumbi(USA) Beatrice Shisoka,Brenda Shikanga, […]

Death Announcement For Peterson Abuya Angwenyi

Death Announcement For Peterson Abuya Angwenyi

It is with great grief and sadness to announce the passing of Peterson Abuya Angwenyi on Wednesday, February 14th 2017 at Aga khan Hospital, Kisumu after a short illness. He was a son of the late mzee Angwenyi and mama Peninnah Angwenyi He was a brother to Issac Angwenyi, Jemimah Angwenyi of Potomac, MD and […]

Book Launch: Commanding Results Through Prayer

Book Launch: Commanding Results Through Prayer

You are invited to “Commanding Results Through Prayer” Book Launch on March 5th 2017 at Victory Chapel in Dallas Texas.

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

STAY CURRENT:STAY IN THE PRESENT WITH GOD

STAY CURRENT:STAY IN THE PRESENT WITH GOD

This millennial life seems to be moving so fast that to a level, we are constantly left questioning what to do next or tomorrow. Although we may know what’s happening now, there is also an urgency to know what will happen next. This continuous concern about the future may lead to anxiety and restlessness to […]

INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGE: ONLY FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT

INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGE: ONLY FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT

 Have you ever been involved in a discussion or conflict and the midst of it ask; how in the world did I ever get here; where did this come from? The answer to these questions is distractions! They come in various forms and ways, but it’s imperative that we stay strategically focused to our visions […]

WORD FOR TODAY: A God of Grace

WORD FOR TODAY: A God of Grace

When Billy Graham was driving through a small southern town, he was stopped by a policeman and charged with speeding. Graham admitted his quilt, but was told by the officer that he would have to appear in court. The judge asked, “Guilty, or not guilty?” When Graham pleaded guilty, the judge replied, “That’ll be ten […]

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DEATH AND CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR PATRICK KHAYUMBI’S MOTHER

DEATH AND CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR PATRICK KHAYUMBI’S MOTHER

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to Glory of Mrs. Martha Shsiboko Khayumbi which occurred on Tuesday 21st February 2017. She was the wife of Mr. Erenest Ilabonga Khayumbi. She was mother to Ambasador Felistas Khayumbi, John Khayumbi,the late Plus Ilabonga, Justine Butoyi,Patrick Tuti Khayumbi(USA) Beatrice Shisoka,Brenda Shikanga, […]

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Bold bandits kill chief during DP Ruto’s Baringo visit

Bold bandits kill chief during DP Ruto’s Baringo visit

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

A chief was killed by suspected Pokot bandits during DP William Ruto’s visit in Bartabwa, Baringo North subcounty on Friday. Thomas Ruttok died during a shootout between the bandits and security officials. He was among officials providing security during Ruto’s visit. The midday incident is said to have stopped the DP from taking off with […]

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Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

Fast track direct flights to US, CS Balala tells KQ

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tourism CS Najib Balala has asked the Kenya Airways to ensure the direct flights for Kenya-US are realised before the end of the year. Balala said the National carrier should fast track the process after the US government granted JKIA Category One status on Thursday. “This is a major milestone in the growth and development […]

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Ruto visits volatile Baringo, residents snub rally over bandit attacks

Ruto visits volatile Baringo, residents snub rally over bandit attacks

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Deputy President William Ruto flew to Baringo on Friday despite disapproval by residents who said the government had failed to protect them. Bandit attacks have persistently taken place in the county and have resulted in the deaths of many, displacement of thousands others and the closure of schools. Ruto went to the volatile Mochongoi where […]

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Photos of Willy Paul’s ‘Wedding’ to Jamaican Singer Alaine

Photos of Willy Paul’s ‘Wedding’ to Jamaican Singer Alaine

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Willy Paul revealed he was no longer a bachelor when he shared a photo of his secret wedding that he did over the past weekend. The controversial gospel singer however hid the face of his bride in the photo that he shared on social media. Willy has finally decided to unmask his bride; apparently she […]

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Tribunal overturns ODM’S decision to expel Ababu Namwamba

Tribunal overturns ODM’S decision to expel Ababu Namwamba

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Political Parties Tribunal has overturned the decision by the Orange Democratic Party (ODM) to expel Ababu Namwamba and Masoud Mwahima Mwalimu. The tribunal, at the same time, upheld the expulsion of Governor Salim Mvurya Ngala, MPs Joash Maangi, Isaac Mwaura, Steve Kariuki, John Waluke, Samuel Arama and Zainab Chidzuga. The panel ruled that Namwamba and […]

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ODM terms document on Nasa flag bearer as fake, blames Jubilee

ODM terms document on Nasa flag bearer as fake, blames Jubilee

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Orange Democratic Movement has linked Jubilee to a “fake document” doing the rounds on social media indicating that the National Supper Alliance (Nasa) has already settled on a flag-bearer. ODM Executive Director Oduor Ong’wen said the aim of the document is to “clearly” divert the attention of Kenyans from the fundamental issues contained in […]

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VIDEO: Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua dies in London

VIDEO: Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua dies in London

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Governor Gachagua died at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London while undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer. According to his brother, Rigathi Gachagua, the governor died at 2.15am with close family members at his bedside. “He has left us after a long struggle with pancreatic cancer. It is very sad for the family but we have […]

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Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

Kenyans living abroad register 10 Saccos, state confirms

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kenyans living abroad have registered 10 savings and credit co-operative societies (Saccos), Industrialization Cabinet Secretary Adan Mohammed has said. Speaking during the official launch and rebranding of Taqwa Sacco, the CS noted that the 10 Sacco’s would not only promote a culture of saving but also more than double diaspora remittances. “So far, we have […]

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35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

35 Kenyan students to study in China on how to operate Kenya’s railway

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thirty-five Kenyan students will depart to China at the end of February on a scholarship program to prepare them for Kenya’s new railway. Transport and Infrastructure Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said the students will receive undergraduate education at Beijing Jiaotong University, a top university in China for railway studies. “The students will receive high-level training […]

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Death Announcement For Peterson Abuya Angwenyi

Death Announcement For Peterson Abuya Angwenyi

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is with great grief and sadness to announce the passing of Peterson Abuya Angwenyi on Wednesday, February 14th 2017 at Aga khan Hospital, Kisumu after a short illness. He was a son of the late mzee Angwenyi and mama Peninnah Angwenyi He was a brother to Issac Angwenyi, Jemimah Angwenyi of Potomac, MD and […]

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Raila laughs off Jubilee classification of swing counties

Raila laughs off Jubilee classification of swing counties

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga on Thursday laughed off the Jubilee Party’s classification of six counties with a total of 2.1 million votes as swing areas in this year’s General Election. Mr Odinga said that Kisii, Nyamira, Trans Nzoia, Turkana, Narok and Kajiado were fully behind the Opposition in the August polls, which […]

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Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

Want to fly directly from Kenya to the US? Book your tickets

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 23 – Long awaited direct flights between Kenya and the United States inched closer as the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport attained Category One status. The move follows a final assessment audit by US Federal Aviation Administration that granted Kenya the Category One status. The move is expected to see both Kenya Airways, […]

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