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Ruto proposes Mudavadi as his 2022 running mate as he woos Western

Ruto proposes Mudavadi as his 2022 running mate as he woos Western

DP William Ruto on Friday asked Amani leader Musalia Mudavadi to support the Jubilee government as a way of returning the favour Mudavadi accorded him during the 2007 general elections. While speaking in Vihiga county, Ruto said if Mudavadi supports Jubilee in the forthcoming elections, he would likely consider him as his running mate in […]

Businessman jailed for 80 years for aiding terrorists

Businessman jailed for 80 years for aiding terrorists

A businessman accused of helping terrorists has been jailed for a total of 80 years. Abdi Rizzak Muktar Edow, who was convicted on seven counts will only serve the first sentence of 20 years for offering logistical and material support to terrorists. For the rest of the six offences he will serve 10 years for […]

Senator Ntutu Storms Police Station Over Son’s Gun Drama

Senator Ntutu Storms Police Station Over Son’s Gun Drama

Narok Senator Stephen ole Ntutu on Thursday stormed the Narok Police Station to protest a police report implicating a man said to be his son in a shooting early Thursday morning. The senator stormed the office of Narok police boss Paul Kiogora and objected to the report that a man called Alex Ntutu had attacked […]

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CORD Retreat Put Off after Wetang’ula, Kalonzo Withdraw

CORD Retreat Put Off after Wetang’ula, Kalonzo Withdraw

Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s coalition partners won’t be taking part in a planned three-day National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting that was planned for Nairobi this weekend. The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) affiliate parties that include Raila’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) were to hold a joint NEC retreat from Saturday to Monday. The meeting […]

How Zimmerman, Donholm and Other Nairobi Estates Got Their Names

How Zimmerman, Donholm and Other Nairobi Estates Got Their Names

The stories behind the names of a majority of estates in Nairobi are enshrouded in mystery, speculation, while others have a fascinating history. With mystery, it remains to be known the meaning of names such as Buruburu, Kariobangi, Dandora, and Githurai. Others are a product of speculation and include names such as Dagoretti Corner (Great […]

VIDEO:Raila Orders Women to Deny Husbands Food, Sex Over Voter Registration

VIDEO:Raila Orders Women to Deny Husbands Food, Sex Over Voter Registration

CORD leader Raila Odinga on Thursday burst his supporters into laughter after his remarks which seemed to imply that women should deny their men conjugal rights. While addressing residents at Kilgoris during his visit to Narok County, Odinga suggested that men should be denied sex until they register as voters. “Mtu ambaye hana kura asipewe chakula. Na mama..yule bwana ambaye hana kura asikanyage […]

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VIDEO:Drama as Farah Maalim and a former Somali Minister exchange blows

VIDEO:Drama as Farah Maalim and a former Somali Minister exchange blows

Former National Assembly Deputy Speaker Farah Maalim was allegedly captured on video exchanging blows with Somali’s former Telecommunications Minister Mohamed Mursa at a Nairobi hotel. While it has not been established what might have transpired between the two, in the CCTV video Maalim is seen slapping the minister on both cheeks before resorting to heavy […]

VIDEO:Drama as Nairobi MCAs fight during motion to impeach Kidero

VIDEO:Drama as Nairobi MCAs fight during motion to impeach Kidero

Nairobi County MCAs throw blows as tabling of motion to impeach Governor Evans Kidero turns violent. Cord MCAs on Thursday roughed up Viwandani Ward Representative Samuel Nyangwara as he tabled motion to impeach Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero. Mr Nyangwara had started reading the notice of motion when the MCAs interrupted him and started pushing and […]

VIDEO:Police Officer Falls from Vehicle During Protests In Eldoret

VIDEO:Police Officer Falls from Vehicle During Protests In Eldoret

A police officer on Tuesday dangerously fell from a moving vehicle during demonstrations in Eldoret town,Uasin Gishu County. The anti-riot officer was hanging from the rear of a fast-moving police vehicle while trying to control angry residents who were demonstrating over summons issued to area Governor Jackson Mandago. In a video capturing the moment, the […]

DIASPORA NEWS

REGISTRATION FOR DIVERSITY VISA (GREEN CARD) LOTTERY DV-2018 BEGINS OCT 4TH

REGISTRATION FOR DIVERSITY VISA (GREEN CARD) LOTTERY DV-2018 BEGINS OCT 4TH

DV-2018 Program: Online Registration DV-2018 Program: Online registration for the DV-2018 Program begins on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and concludes on Monday, November 7, 2016 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-4). DV-2018 Program Instructions The English version of the DV-2018 Program Instructions in PDF format are provided for […]

Protests after Ugandan man shot dead by US police

Protests after Ugandan man shot dead by US police

Protesters gathered on Wednesday in a California town following the police shooting of an unarmed black man who was reportedly mentally ill. The man, identified by a relative as Ugandan native Alfred Olango, 30, was shot on Tuesday in the San Diego suburb of El Cajon after police received a call about a man behaving […]

University Loans Defaulters In Diaspora to be Traced

University Loans Defaulters In Diaspora to be Traced

The Higher Education Loans Board has set its sights on defaulters living abroad after the debt collectors it hired two financial years ago helped recover Sh455 million. The agency said recoveries from bailiffs grew by nearly a fifth to hit Sh245 million in the fiscal period ended June from Sh210 million a year earlier, when […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

INVITATION TO POWERFUL CONVENTION IN GAITHERSBURG MARYLAND

INVITATION TO POWERFUL CONVENTION IN GAITHERSBURG MARYLAND

You are invited on November 3rd through November 6, 2016 to a powerful Full Gospel Ministries Convention in Gaithersburg Maryland.

EACC Annual Trade Conference In Dallas Texas

EACC Annual Trade Conference In Dallas Texas

Eacc conference is few days away, get your ticked. $100 cover breakfast lunch and dinner gala. Hurry!!!  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/eacc-annual-trade-conference-accelerating-growth-tickets-21167028151

Death Announcement of Pastor Armstrong Kabata Kimaro of Baltimore MD

Death Announcement of Pastor Armstrong Kabata Kimaro of Baltimore MD

It is with a humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing to glory of Pastor Armstrong Kabata Kimaro, which occurred at Aga Khan hospital Nairobi, after an illness bravery borne. He was the son to the late Bishop Andrew Kimaro and Pastor Margaret Kimaro, brother to Laban Machira Kimaro, John Kimaro, and […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Constant destroyer:The devil has never won against our God almighty.

Constant destroyer:The devil has never won against our God almighty.

God created them and put them in the garden of Eden. And God came to visit them at the cool of the day. God beautified them and gave them all they wanted or desired within their reach. The devil comes along and wants to destroy that which God had beautified. The devil is jealousy of […]

WORD OF THE DAY:EMBRACE JOY. EMBRACE LOVE

WORD OF THE DAY:EMBRACE JOY. EMBRACE LOVE

Jeremiah 31:3- I have loved you with an everlasting love and I have drawn you with my loving kindness. Last Thursday I woke for morning devotion as usual. But the moment I hit the prayer mart, I was overwhelmed by a strong presence of God’s love, God’s joy and God’s goodness. The air or the […]

Racism in America is alive and well:Crucial Conversations That Must Happen.

Racism in America is alive and well:Crucial Conversations That Must Happen.

I was in the kitchen one evening preparing dinner when two of our sons; 14 and 20 year olds walked to the kitchen and said “Mom we are going for a 20 minutes run in the neighborhood.” I looked at them and almost not sure how to respond. I said to them, “Sons, it is […]

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Ruto proposes Mudavadi as his 2022 running mate as he woos Western

Ruto proposes Mudavadi as his 2022 running mate as he woos Western

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

DP William Ruto on Friday asked Amani leader Musalia Mudavadi to support the Jubilee government as a way of returning the favour Mudavadi accorded him during the 2007 general elections. While speaking in Vihiga county, Ruto said if Mudavadi supports Jubilee in the forthcoming elections, he would likely consider him as his running mate in […]

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VIDEO:Drama as Farah Maalim and a former Somali Minister exchange blows

VIDEO:Drama as Farah Maalim and a former Somali Minister exchange blows

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Former National Assembly Deputy Speaker Farah Maalim was allegedly captured on video exchanging blows with Somali’s former Telecommunications Minister Mohamed Mursa at a Nairobi hotel. While it has not been established what might have transpired between the two, in the CCTV video Maalim is seen slapping the minister on both cheeks before resorting to heavy […]

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Businessman jailed for 80 years for aiding terrorists

Businessman jailed for 80 years for aiding terrorists

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

A businessman accused of helping terrorists has been jailed for a total of 80 years. Abdi Rizzak Muktar Edow, who was convicted on seven counts will only serve the first sentence of 20 years for offering logistical and material support to terrorists. For the rest of the six offences he will serve 10 years for […]

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CORD Retreat Put Off after Wetang’ula, Kalonzo Withdraw

CORD Retreat Put Off after Wetang’ula, Kalonzo Withdraw

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s coalition partners won’t be taking part in a planned three-day National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting that was planned for Nairobi this weekend. The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) affiliate parties that include Raila’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) were to hold a joint NEC retreat from Saturday to Monday. The meeting […]

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How Zimmerman, Donholm and Other Nairobi Estates Got Their Names

How Zimmerman, Donholm and Other Nairobi Estates Got Their Names

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The stories behind the names of a majority of estates in Nairobi are enshrouded in mystery, speculation, while others have a fascinating history. With mystery, it remains to be known the meaning of names such as Buruburu, Kariobangi, Dandora, and Githurai. Others are a product of speculation and include names such as Dagoretti Corner (Great […]

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Senator Ntutu Storms Police Station Over Son’s Gun Drama

Senator Ntutu Storms Police Station Over Son’s Gun Drama

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Narok Senator Stephen ole Ntutu on Thursday stormed the Narok Police Station to protest a police report implicating a man said to be his son in a shooting early Thursday morning. The senator stormed the office of Narok police boss Paul Kiogora and objected to the report that a man called Alex Ntutu had attacked […]

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VIDEO:Raila Orders Women to Deny Husbands Food, Sex Over Voter Registration

VIDEO:Raila Orders Women to Deny Husbands Food, Sex Over Voter Registration

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

CORD leader Raila Odinga on Thursday burst his supporters into laughter after his remarks which seemed to imply that women should deny their men conjugal rights. While addressing residents at Kilgoris during his visit to Narok County, Odinga suggested that men should be denied sex until they register as voters. “Mtu ambaye hana kura asipewe chakula. Na mama..yule bwana ambaye hana kura asikanyage […]

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ODM REBELS SUMMONED TO DISCIPLINARY HEARING

ODM REBELS SUMMONED TO DISCIPLINARY HEARING

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has formally commenced the process of disciplining dissenting party members. In a statement circulated to newsrooms on Friday, the party through its Director of Communications Phil Etale summoned all members who have recently declared their intention of defecting to a disciplinary hearing. “The ODM Disciplinary Committee has today summoned the defecting […]

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Raila is a bad loser, says William Ruto

Raila is a bad loser, says William Ruto

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Deputy President William Ruto has described opposition leader Raila Odinga as a sore loser who throws tantrums and brands him “the high priest of corruption”. He went on to term Raila a most insincere person unwilling to see others succeed. Thus, the ODM leader’s “false narrative” against him. “My friend Raila is simply a bad […]

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Sonko in trouble with KDF for ‘chopping’ Uhuru’s head

Sonko in trouble with KDF for ‘chopping’ Uhuru’s head

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko could find himself in trouble after he allegedly edited a photograph of President Uhuru dressed in Kenya Army combat gear and superimposing his head on the president’s body. The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) have now hinted that they are investigating the matter after which  they could take legal action against the […]

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Chaos in Kisumu West as area MCA is kidnapped

Chaos in Kisumu West as area MCA is kidnapped

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kisumu, Kenya: Chaos in Kisumu West ward as enraged villagers burn homes and stone vehicles following the alleged kidnapping of area MCA, Mr Paul Odhiambo Okiri alias  Minega  last night. Mr Odhiambo is believed to have been kidnapped last night after his car was found abandoned near his gate this morning. The villagers have torched […]

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Rival groups disrupt Joho’s speech during road launch

Rival groups disrupt Joho’s speech during road launch

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho was Thursday evening forced to cut short his speech during the official opening of the Aldina-Jomvu carbro access road. Two rival groups supporting aspirants for the Jomvu parliamentary seat started heckling Mr Joho and chanting and singing praises for their men. The rival groups supporting Jomvu Ward Representative Karisa Nzai clashed […]

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According To Kenyan Laws, These are The Only Persons Entitled To a Diplomatic Passport

According To Kenyan Laws, These are The Only Persons Entitled To a Diplomatic Passport

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

A diplomatic passport is quite coveted within government circles. Some time back, MPs tried unsuccessfully to have themselves included in the list of those entitled to one. Some of the benefits of a diplomatic passport are: Easier Visa restrictions, access to diplomatic lounges at many airports, free visas to many countries, travel upgrades on airlines and hotels, […]

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