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VIDEO:KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DROPOUT RISES FROM SELLING ‘MUTURA’ TO OWNING JEWELRY EMPIRE

VIDEO:KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DROPOUT RISES FROM SELLING ‘MUTURA’ TO OWNING JEWELRY EMPIRE

Sheer grit. That is what sums 24 year-old Gabriel Modest’s rise from a ‘mutura’ seller to the owner of a jewelry empire in under two years. But it was never easy and he never in his imagination ever thought it would happen. His entrepreneurial journey started in 2013 while a student at Kenyatta University where he […]

Nominated MP Isaac Mwaura ditches ODM ahead of 2017 poll

Nominated MP Isaac Mwaura ditches ODM ahead of 2017 poll

Nairobi, Kenya: Nominated Member of Parliament for Special Interest Groups Isaac Mwaura on Friday ditched his sponsoring party ODM for Uhuru Kenyatta’s JAP. In a statement, he said he has notified Party Leader Rt.Hon. Raila Odinga of his decision to work closely with President Uhuru Kenyatta. “This is after extensive consultation with the people of […]

Waiguru expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday

Waiguru expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday

  Former Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru is expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday, after months of consultation. Waiguru confirmed to the Star she will be seeking the Jubilee Party ticket in the race likely to complicate matters for the incumbent Joseph Ndathi and Kirinyaga Central MP Joseph Gitari, who also […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

PHOTOS:Woman Caught Stealing inside KCB, See What Happened Next

PHOTOS:Woman Caught Stealing inside KCB, See What Happened Next

It was a day in hell for a middle-aged woman who was caught stealing from a client in one of the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) branches. Reports indicate that the smartly dressed lady is part of a larger group robbing customers in banks and was captured in the act by CCTV cameras in KCB’s Ruiru branch. She […]

Japan’s PM gets 19-gun salute, assures Kenya more support

Japan’s PM gets 19-gun salute, assures Kenya more support

  President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday morning welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to State House, Nairobi, with an elaborate state reception rounded off by a 19-gun salute. The Japanese Prime Minister is in the country to attend the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development being held in Nairobi. Both leaders assured that the first […]

Jubilee kicks off 2017 Nairobi gubernatorial game plan

Jubilee kicks off 2017 Nairobi gubernatorial game plan

Jubilee aspirants have begun strategising how to capture the Nairobi gubernatorial seat from Evans Kidero. On Friday, two Jubilee coalition aspirants for post met with eight legislators from the county, to plan how to “win as many political seats as possible within the city, specifically that of the governor.” Those present were former MP Bishop […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO:Here’s Why This Japanese Official Knelt Before Uhuru

VIDEO:Here’s Why This Japanese Official Knelt Before Uhuru

A rare scene was witnessed when President Uhuru Kenyatta was holding talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe at State House, Nairobi. While Kenyatta and Prime Minister Abe sat down as they engaged in the talks, a Japanese interpreter was kneeling next to the two leaders. This left many wondering why he was not offered a sit as he remained in […]

VIDEO:Waiguru officially joins politics, drops role as state technocrat

VIDEO:Waiguru officially joins politics, drops role as state technocrat

Former Devolution CS Anne Waiguru has officially joined politics.She has shelved her role in the state as a technocrat. Waiguru, who announced her membership of the TNA party on Friday, is touted for the race to occupy the Kirinyaga governor seat in the 2017 general election. She was presented with a gold membership of The […]

VIDEO:Sonko supporters happy with ‘Uhuru’s endorsement’ for Nairobi governor seat

VIDEO:Sonko supporters happy with ‘Uhuru’s endorsement’ for Nairobi governor seat

Supporters of Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko have lauded President Uhuru Kenyatta for what they called an “endorsement” of the senator to challenge governor Evans Kidero in 2017. A video of the saying: “Let Sonko and Kidero square it out in the Governor’s race. It’s you people who will elect the Governor and once elected, let them respect each other […]

DIASPORA NEWS

Kenya to negotiate low money transfer fees through diaspora council

Kenya to negotiate low money transfer fees through diaspora council

Plans are in place to set up a council to enhance relations with the more than three million Kenyans who live or work abroad. The National Diaspora Council of Kenya will be established to coordinate and strengthen support with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Labour, Education, Health, Devolution and Interior ministries. In the proposals contained […]

VIDEO:Inspiring stories of Kenyan students who bagged scholarships to study in US

VIDEO:Inspiring stories of Kenyan students who bagged scholarships to study in US

Going through the trials and tribulations of life and still hold up your head and believe that something good will still come out of your situation, does not come easy for everyone. For 15-year-old Natasha Wambui Wanjiru, going without food, being chased out of school due to lack of fees, and even lacking a home, did not dampen her […]

Diaspora Story:Shiro Ndungu is a tourist in Magic City Alabama

Diaspora Story:Shiro Ndungu is a tourist in Magic City Alabama

Photo/Source: WBRC video. The Kenyan native now living in Massachusetts didn’t know what to expect when she arrived. Alabama’s tourism director says the state is on pace for the fifth straight year of record attendance from tourism. The state’s tourism office projects guest spending should top $13 billion. It’s not just the gulf coast beaches attracting the business. […]

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LIVE-IN NANNY WANTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

LIVE-IN NANNY WANTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

Looking for a Live In Nanny for 2 kids. Looking for a Mature, God fearing, dependable lady. she will have  experience with kids and help mainly in feeding, cooking, bathing, cleaning etc. One who can provide a safe, healthy, happy environment. Contact Mama Njeri at 919-272-5996.

Death Announcement of Grace Kever of Aachen, Germany

Death Announcement of Grace Kever of Aachen, Germany

We would like to inform you of a passing on of one of us Grace Kever from Aachen. She passed on 19.8.2016 in Marienhöhe hospital in Aachen, Germany on She will be buried here in Germany at a date yet to be decided. Prayers and meeting going on daily at her house in Zehnhofweg 12, […]

Kijiji Medical Center dialysis services in Naivasha gets NHIF accreditation

Kijiji Medical Center dialysis services in Naivasha gets NHIF accreditation

Dialysis patients who live in or near Nakuru county no longer have to travel all the way to Kenyatta Hospital in Nairobi to receive dialysis treatment. Kijiji dialysis clinic in Naivasha has been approved by NHIF to dialyze the patients at no cost to the patient so long as they have a valid NHIF insurance […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

OCCUPATION CHANGE-changing our strategies and attitudes

OCCUPATION CHANGE-changing our strategies and attitudes

OCCUPATION CHANGE- Among the recommendations in career development is to have a career plan that involves adapting, advancing or changing the career path. To some level these involve changing our strategies and attitudes. This paradigm shift also applies in our daily lives as believers. As humans, we have tendencies to focus and dwell on the […]

Doing things that are not of value:Time to order our priorities as believers.

Doing things that are not of value:Time to order our priorities as believers.

It is easy to be caught in the daily news and being occupied with what all the news media is talking about. News has become one thing that has robed us not only our precious time we could be spending on reading a self-development book, cleaning our house, spending time with our loved ones and […]

THE BEST WINE IN TOWN

THE BEST WINE IN TOWN

 Receive new wine in the month of new beginnings. The reason why we must continually submit to God and let go the old is because new wine cannot be poured into old wineskins. New clothing cannot be patched with old garments. This came as revelation as to why in this journey surrender and submission to God’s […]

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Kenya to negotiate low money transfer fees through diaspora council

Kenya to negotiate low money transfer fees through diaspora council

| August 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Plans are in place to set up a council to enhance relations with the more than three million Kenyans who live or work abroad. The National Diaspora Council of Kenya will be established to coordinate and strengthen support with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Labour, Education, Health, Devolution and Interior ministries. In the proposals contained […]

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VIDEO:Here’s Why This Japanese Official Knelt Before Uhuru

VIDEO:Here’s Why This Japanese Official Knelt Before Uhuru

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

A rare scene was witnessed when President Uhuru Kenyatta was holding talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe at State House, Nairobi. While Kenyatta and Prime Minister Abe sat down as they engaged in the talks, a Japanese interpreter was kneeling next to the two leaders. This left many wondering why he was not offered a sit as he remained in […]

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PHOTOS:Woman Caught Stealing inside KCB, See What Happened Next

PHOTOS:Woman Caught Stealing inside KCB, See What Happened Next

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was a day in hell for a middle-aged woman who was caught stealing from a client in one of the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) branches. Reports indicate that the smartly dressed lady is part of a larger group robbing customers in banks and was captured in the act by CCTV cameras in KCB’s Ruiru branch. She […]

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VIDEO:KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DROPOUT RISES FROM SELLING ‘MUTURA’ TO OWNING JEWELRY EMPIRE

VIDEO:KENYATTA UNIVERSITY DROPOUT RISES FROM SELLING ‘MUTURA’ TO OWNING JEWELRY EMPIRE

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sheer grit. That is what sums 24 year-old Gabriel Modest’s rise from a ‘mutura’ seller to the owner of a jewelry empire in under two years. But it was never easy and he never in his imagination ever thought it would happen. His entrepreneurial journey started in 2013 while a student at Kenyatta University where he […]

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VIDEO:Waiguru officially joins politics, drops role as state technocrat

VIDEO:Waiguru officially joins politics, drops role as state technocrat

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Former Devolution CS Anne Waiguru has officially joined politics.She has shelved her role in the state as a technocrat. Waiguru, who announced her membership of the TNA party on Friday, is touted for the race to occupy the Kirinyaga governor seat in the 2017 general election. She was presented with a gold membership of The […]

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Japan’s PM gets 19-gun salute, assures Kenya more support

Japan’s PM gets 19-gun salute, assures Kenya more support

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

  President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday morning welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to State House, Nairobi, with an elaborate state reception rounded off by a 19-gun salute. The Japanese Prime Minister is in the country to attend the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development being held in Nairobi. Both leaders assured that the first […]

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Jubilee kicks off 2017 Nairobi gubernatorial game plan

Jubilee kicks off 2017 Nairobi gubernatorial game plan

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jubilee aspirants have begun strategising how to capture the Nairobi gubernatorial seat from Evans Kidero. On Friday, two Jubilee coalition aspirants for post met with eight legislators from the county, to plan how to “win as many political seats as possible within the city, specifically that of the governor.” Those present were former MP Bishop […]

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Nominated MP Isaac Mwaura ditches ODM ahead of 2017 poll

Nominated MP Isaac Mwaura ditches ODM ahead of 2017 poll

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nairobi, Kenya: Nominated Member of Parliament for Special Interest Groups Isaac Mwaura on Friday ditched his sponsoring party ODM for Uhuru Kenyatta’s JAP. In a statement, he said he has notified Party Leader Rt.Hon. Raila Odinga of his decision to work closely with President Uhuru Kenyatta. “This is after extensive consultation with the people of […]

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Waiguru expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday

Waiguru expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Former Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru is expected to announce her bid for Kirinyaga governor on Saturday, after months of consultation. Waiguru confirmed to the Star she will be seeking the Jubilee Party ticket in the race likely to complicate matters for the incumbent Joseph Ndathi and Kirinyaga Central MP Joseph Gitari, who also […]

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Wetang’ula’s dilemma over Mudavadi bid

Wetang’ula’s dilemma over Mudavadi bid

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Cord co-principal Moses Wetang’ula is facing difficult choices following a push to reunite ANC Leader Musalia Mudavadi with his former ODM boss, opposition chief Raila Odinga. Ford Kenya leader Wetang’ula wants to be the Cord ‘s presidential flagbearer, as do Wiper’s Kalonzo Musyoka and Raila himself. So does Mudavadi. But as Raila and Mudavadi […]

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LIVE-IN NANNY WANTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

LIVE-IN NANNY WANTED IN NORTH CAROLINA

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Looking for a Live In Nanny for 2 kids. Looking for a Mature, God fearing, dependable lady. she will have  experience with kids and help mainly in feeding, cooking, bathing, cleaning etc. One who can provide a safe, healthy, happy environment. Contact Mama Njeri at 919-272-5996.

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OCCUPATION CHANGE-changing our strategies and attitudes

OCCUPATION CHANGE-changing our strategies and attitudes

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

OCCUPATION CHANGE- Among the recommendations in career development is to have a career plan that involves adapting, advancing or changing the career path. To some level these involve changing our strategies and attitudes. This paradigm shift also applies in our daily lives as believers. As humans, we have tendencies to focus and dwell on the […]

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How Kenyans have gone too far with Whatsapp groups

How Kenyans have gone too far with Whatsapp groups

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The WhatsApp phone application makes communication easier. It also helps ease exchange of videos, pictures and audio files. Some Kenyans, however take the exchanging a bit too far, and end up posting inappropriate files on WhatsApp groups. 1. Smiling in the morgue Pictures are taken so that one remembers the happy moments. Why a grown […]

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