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MILITARY TAKES OVER SECURITY, IMMIGRATION

MILITARY TAKES OVER SECURITY, IMMIGRATION

PRESIDENT Uhuru Kenyatta has placed three major national security institutions in the hands of top military officers. With General Julius Karangi as the Chief of the Defence Forces, Major General Philip Wachira Kameru as the new NIS Director and Major General (Rtd) Gordon Kihalangwa as the Director of Immigration, the President has ensured that military […]

Video:How businessman made ‘killing’ in Lamu land deal

Video:How businessman made ‘killing’ in Lamu land deal

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 21 – One of the parcels of public land in Lamu whose lease is being investigated changed hands four times between 2012 and 2013, it emerged on Thursday. The lease for the 40,140 acre parcel of land was originally granted to a Rusken International Limited – on a request from the then […]

Raila: Governors’ pull-out won’t weaken referendum campaign

Raila: Governors’ pull-out won’t weaken referendum campaign

Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (Cord) leader Raila Odinga has said the withdrawal of support for a referendum by some governors allied to the Jubilee Alliance will not weaken the Okoa Kenya Movement. Mr Odinga said Kenyans are key to the referendum as they are the ones who will vote. “It is for Kenyans to […]

OPINION | EDITORIAL

Miraa to be chewed from 5pm to 10pm, says Nacada

Miraa to be chewed from 5pm to 10pm, says Nacada

THE chewing of miraa will be restricted to five hours a day if the national anti-drug body has its way. National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Authority director Mohamed Fazul has said they are in the process of drafting a law that seeks to regulate the chewing of the mild narcotic also known as khat. He […]

What Kenya’s top firms pay their CEOs

What Kenya’s top firms pay their CEOs

Kenya’s corporate executives used the relative stability of their companies’ performance to significantly grow their compensation in the past financial year, the latest round of reporting by publicly listed firms show. Executive compensation rose by margins of up to 38 per cent in a single year, mostly reflecting the growth in the profitability of the […]

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

Kenya has never had someone with the kind of the investigative skills that Mr.Michael Gichangi demonstrated, during his tenure of office, as the Director General  of the National Intelligence Service (NIS), and most likely, there will never be any other Kenyan like him, in the near future. Before any major attacks took place in Kenya […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Hilarious: Kansiime Anne is clearly and terribly misguided,she think that she is so famous that anybody in Africa should know who she is.

VIDEO:George W. Bush Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

VIDEO:George W. Bush Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

George W. Bush took a chilly one for charity. With the help of his wife and daughter, W. was doused with ice water to raise money for ALS research and now he wants Bill Clinton wants follow suit. Bush’s daughter, “Today” show correspondent Jenna Bush Hager, staged the stunt with her mom, Laura Bush, giving […]

Video:Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation

Video:Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation

Kenyans stranded in Ebola hit Nation.

DIASPORA NEWS

The art piece Uhuru gave George Bush

The art piece Uhuru gave George Bush

While President Uhuru was visiting the US recently, greater focus was, understandably, on the details of the trade talks as well as the fact that Kenya was trying to mend fences with cousin Barry’s country, seeing as ‘choices have consequences.’ The focus later dramatically shifted to President Kagame’s daughter. Much later, Uhuru was pictured in […]

US university pays Sh16.3 m to man brutally attacked by Kenyan student

US university pays Sh16.3 m to man brutally attacked by Kenyan student

A university in the United States has opted for an out-of-court settlement in a lawsuit filed by a man who was beaten unconscious by his Kenyan friend. Morgan State University will pay Joshua Ceasar, who was attacked by a fellow student, Alexander Kinyua, a sum of US$185,000 (Ksh 16.3M). In 2012, Kinyua made headlines internationally […]

Kenyan Woman With Fake Visa Caught at Airport in India

Kenyan Woman With Fake Visa Caught at Airport in India

CHENNAI: Three years after she flew to India to meet the man of her dreams after a whirlwind internet romance, Jacinta Mueni from Kenya landed herself in the immigration net. When immigration officials were checking her papers at the Chennai airport at 3.30 am on Monday, they found that her ‘visa’ was a fake set […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Plots for sale by owner in Malili

Plots for sale by owner in Malili

An Agricultural lot measuring 7.8 acres  for sale at Malili. The lot is fenced with cement poles. The lot faces Konza railway station in the  Konza Techno city. Lot is near the main road connecting the  Mombasa-Nairobi highway with  Konza Railway station which will serve the Techno city. Price 10m.  Also,2 commercial plots at malili […]

Death Announcement:Angelina Makau Velle of Paoli,Pennsylvania

Death Announcement:Angelina Makau Velle of Paoli,Pennsylvania

With heavy hearts we regret to announce the passing of Mrs. Angelina Makau Velle. Surrounded by close family, the Lord called Angelina home on Sunday August 10th 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved wife to Solomon Makau Velle, loving mother to Esther Makau, Louise Makau Barasa, James Velle, Edna Makau, and William Mwaniki […]

KENYAN LADY PASSES AWAY IN UK

KENYAN LADY PASSES AWAY IN UK

A Kenyan lady has passed away in UK. The late Lydia Gitonga passed away in Albany Nursing Home in Enfield, North London on Monday 4th August, 2014. All of her family are in Kenya. Born in 1946 in Nkubu, Meru, Kenya, the late Lydia came to the UK in 1983 for further studies in Nursing. […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Word of the Day:Fruit of the Spirit ~ Love

Word of the Day:Fruit of the Spirit ~ Love

I came across this love letter and I thought it was quite hilarious but with a lesson for us to grasp. Dearest Jimmy, No words could ever express the great unhappiness I have felt since breaking our engagement. Please say you will take me back. No one could ever take your place in my heart, […]

Inspiration:God’s good plans for you-When God troubles the waters

Inspiration:God’s good plans for you-When God troubles the waters

There are mornings you wake up and find yourself disturbed; disturbed because you are not so sure that things are going as well as they are expected..Whenever that happens, its possible that God has something or everything to do with it. How so? The University of Hard Knocks has taught me that there are times […]

DEVOTION:Have You Missed Something?

DEVOTION:Have You Missed Something?

I recently went back to the Book of Nehemiah to read it over again for my devotions, which is the second time in a year. Even though there are many other books in the Bible I haven’t read this year, I felt there was something I missed in this book. It is amazing how many […]

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Miraa to be chewed from 5pm to 10pm, says Nacada

Miraa to be chewed from 5pm to 10pm, says Nacada

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

THE chewing of miraa will be restricted to five hours a day if the national anti-drug body has its way. National Campaign Against Drug Abuse Authority director Mohamed Fazul has said they are in the process of drafting a law that seeks to regulate the chewing of the mild narcotic also known as khat. He […]

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MILITARY TAKES OVER SECURITY, IMMIGRATION

MILITARY TAKES OVER SECURITY, IMMIGRATION

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

PRESIDENT Uhuru Kenyatta has placed three major national security institutions in the hands of top military officers. With General Julius Karangi as the Chief of the Defence Forces, Major General Philip Wachira Kameru as the new NIS Director and Major General (Rtd) Gordon Kihalangwa as the Director of Immigration, the President has ensured that military […]

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Video:How businessman made ‘killing’ in Lamu land deal

Video:How businessman made ‘killing’ in Lamu land deal

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 21 – One of the parcels of public land in Lamu whose lease is being investigated changed hands four times between 2012 and 2013, it emerged on Thursday. The lease for the 40,140 acre parcel of land was originally granted to a Rusken International Limited – on a request from the then […]

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The art piece Uhuru gave George Bush

The art piece Uhuru gave George Bush

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

While President Uhuru was visiting the US recently, greater focus was, understandably, on the details of the trade talks as well as the fact that Kenya was trying to mend fences with cousin Barry’s country, seeing as ‘choices have consequences.’ The focus later dramatically shifted to President Kagame’s daughter. Much later, Uhuru was pictured in […]

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What Kenya’s top firms pay their CEOs

What Kenya’s top firms pay their CEOs

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

Kenya’s corporate executives used the relative stability of their companies’ performance to significantly grow their compensation in the past financial year, the latest round of reporting by publicly listed firms show. Executive compensation rose by margins of up to 38 per cent in a single year, mostly reflecting the growth in the profitability of the […]

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Raila: Governors’ pull-out won’t weaken referendum campaign

Raila: Governors’ pull-out won’t weaken referendum campaign

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (Cord) leader Raila Odinga has said the withdrawal of support for a referendum by some governors allied to the Jubilee Alliance will not weaken the Okoa Kenya Movement. Mr Odinga said Kenyans are key to the referendum as they are the ones who will vote. “It is for Kenyans to […]

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Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

Mumias MP Falls off Chair While Applauding Sanctions Against Ngilu

| August 22, 2014 | Comments

NAIROBI, KENYA: An MP fell off his seat as he applauded his committee chairman over a ruling to censure a Cabinet Secretary. Mumias West MP Johnson Naicca sat quietly and followed the proceedings of the House committee on Transport and Public Works. The team was probing the controversial sacking of the boss of National Housing Corporation. […]

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Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

Video:Kansiime Anne thinks she is famous.

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Hilarious: Kansiime Anne is clearly and terribly misguided,she think that she is so famous that anybody in Africa should know who she is.

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IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

IF I WERE UHURU , I WOULD HAVE SAID “NO” TO GICHANGI’S RESIGNATION:

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Kenya has never had someone with the kind of the investigative skills that Mr.Michael Gichangi demonstrated, during his tenure of office, as the Director General  of the National Intelligence Service (NIS), and most likely, there will never be any other Kenyan like him, in the near future. Before any major attacks took place in Kenya […]

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The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

The following Jubilee Governors will SUPPORT REFERENDUM

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

The following Jubilee Governors will most likely support the referendum 1. Moses Kasaine URP Samburu 2. Ali Roba URP Mandera 3. Godana Doyo URP Isiolo 4. Alex Tolgos URP E/Marakwet 5. Isaac Bomet URP Bomet 6. Samuel Kuntai URP Narok* 7. Peter Munya APK Meru 8. Simon Kitelei KANU W/Pokot* -kenya-today.com

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CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

CORD has the numbers to push through referendum bid, says Raila Odinga

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Raila Odinga has dismissed the plot by the ruling Jubilee Coalition to undermine the referendum bid by governors as inconsequential and said the Opposition has the numbers to amend the Constitution. He made the remarks Thursday when addressing youth who will collect the one million signatures the Opposition needs to initiate the process. While de-linking […]

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Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

Raila holds secret talks on referendum in Tanzania

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

Cord leader Raila Odinga went to Tanzania to strategise on the proposed referendum accompanied by co-principals Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula. The three drove in a small convoy only accompanied by a few confidants into Ngorongoro National Park through the Namanga border. Mr Odinga and his group left the country Sunday for the trip said […]

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My son was a thief, Father tells mourners

My son was a thief, Father tells mourners

| August 21, 2014 | Comments

It is a common tradition in Africa that a deceased is accorded an honourable send-off when he or she passes on. During the burial ceremony, many mourners shower praises on the deceased. It is often said, many mourners, even those who never saw eye-to-eye with the departed, avoid the truth and praise him or her. […]

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