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Cord Goes to Rift Valley for Signatures

Cord Goes to Rift Valley for Signatures

CORD has began collecting signatures for the referendum in Jubilee strongholds in the Rift Valley. Registers have been distributed to ODM and Wiper Party officials in counties. North Rift coordinator Kipkorir Menjo said they expect signatures from people who want to back the referendum. “We all want money to be devolved to counties. The Kenyans […]

ICC defers witness’s testimony in Ruto,Sang case

ICC defers witness’s testimony in Ruto,Sang case

The ICC Trial Chamber has postponed to Thursday the testimony of a witness in the case against Deputy President William Ruto and radio journalist Joshua Sang. The decision was made to allow the witness to complete the familiarisation process, as well as to enable his lawyer to prepare. Witnesses testifying before ICC judges first go […]

Bar witnesses contradict cop on Uhuru’s stolen BMW

Bar witnesses contradict cop on Uhuru’s stolen BMW

INVESTIGATIONS into the carjacking and theft of a State House vehicle reveal glaring contradictions and inconsistencies in the version of events given by police driver David Machui. At least nine people have so far recorded statements with the police over the stolen BMW. Five revellers who include a waiter at New Site Bar in Utawala, […]

OPINION | EDITORIAL

Heads of State meet in Nairobi for Africa peace summit

Heads of State meet in Nairobi for Africa peace summit

Nairobi, Kenya: Kenya will Tuesday host a one day Africa Union Peace and Security Council Summit on Terrorism, to be attended by a number of Heads of State and Government from the continent. Six presidents have already arrived Nairobi for the meeting. These include Presidents of Chad, Niger, Nigeria, Somalia, Tanzania, and Uganda. Prime Ministers of […]

Kenyans remember Safari Rally Ace Waldegard with nostalgia

Kenyans remember Safari Rally Ace Waldegard with nostalgia

NAIROBI, Sept. 1 (Xinhua) — Kenyans will remember Bjorn Waldegard, the Swedish rally ace who in 1979 became the first man to win the World Rally Championships for Drivers (WRC), with a lot of nostalgia.     Waldegard, who passed away on Aug. 30, won the Safari Rally described then as the toughest, longest and […]

US Attacks Al Shabaab Militants in Somalia

US Attacks Al Shabaab Militants in Somalia

Officials say that the US has carried out a military operation against Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia A spokesperson said that the Pentagon is assessing the results of Monday’s operation before releasing details A US official however said “a senior al-Shabaab operative” had been targeted. The Al-Qaeda-linked group lost control of Mogadishu to an African Union […]

VIDEO-NEWS

Video:Unbelievable-Kenyans voted the ugliest in Africa

Video:Unbelievable-Kenyans voted the ugliest in Africa

They say beauty is only skin deep. But when Kenyans were voted the ugliest people in Africa in the annual ‘most beautiful people of Africa’ awards, our national perceptions on beauty took center stage. More with NTV’s Yvonne Maingey.

Video:Uhuru Meets Kwale MCAS

Video:Uhuru Meets Kwale MCAS

President Uhuru Kenyatta has today met members of the Kwale county assembly, as he continues with his charm offensive, meant to scuttle the twin referendum push spearheaded by the opposition team under the Okoa Kenya initiative and the council of governors. Kenyatta insists the referendum is an unnecessary distraction aimed at raising political temperatures in […]

Video:US Visa denial leads Kenyan teenager to better opportunity

Video:US Visa denial leads Kenyan teenager to better opportunity

Teenager who helps techies realize their dreams.Martha Chumo, the 19-year-old is owner of the Nairobi Developer School.

DIASPORA NEWS

Diaspora Opportunities:Beware of Middle East Jobs – MPs

Diaspora Opportunities:Beware of Middle East Jobs – MPs

TWO Kiambu county politicians have warned Kenyan parents against sending their children to work in Saudi Arabia. Kiambu county women rep Annah Nyokabi and Kabete MP George Muchai said many Kenyan jobseekers who go there are either mistreated or even killed by their employers. The two spoke yesterday in Kabete during a requiem mass for […]

‘How I escaped death in Saudi Arabia’-Kenya woman

‘How I escaped death in Saudi Arabia’-Kenya woman

Many Kenyans are killed in suspicious circumstances in this Arab country while many others are stranded in detention camps. Last year alone, the Kenyan embassy came to the rescue of more than 800 people languishing in Saudi jails. This has however not stopped Kenyans from flocking in droves to Saudi Arabia in search of greener […]

Diaspora:Kenyans in the UK are trooping back home

Diaspora:Kenyans in the UK are trooping back home

An interesting phenomenon is taking place in Britain — many Kenyans are packing their bags to return home. Decades ago, when Britain was a land of opportunity, everyone took a flight to London and to enjoy a share of the UK’s cake but times have changed. The slow economic recovery in Britain has left many foreigners […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania Oct 2-5 2014

Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania Oct 2-5 2014

You are invited to Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania on Oct 2nd to 5th 2014.There will be Great speakers,Anointed Musicians and blessed fellowship.All are welcome!! Ezekiel 1:28 As the appearance of the rainbow in the clouds on a rainy day, so was the appearance of the sorrow ding radiance of the likeness of the […]

Call for Interested Individuals in National Organization – NAKA

Call for Interested Individuals in National Organization – NAKA

Hi! I’m in the process of starting an organization(North American Kenyan Association) whose aim is to bring together Kenyans living in the US/Canada and provide a platform for the recognition, nurturing and social, cultural and economic advancement of all Kenyans. The specific ask  for people who are interested in becoming the founding members and directors […]

The Chief ’s Daughter:Untold perspective of Mau Mau story

The Chief ’s Daughter:Untold perspective of Mau Mau story

The Chief’s Daughter (2014), by author Marjory N Kimani is interesting. Setting the story in the period of the State of Emergency (1952-1960) as she does, the author brings us the other side of the Mau Mau insurgence as told by a progeny of one of the families that came to be known as collaborators, traitors, […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Inspiration:You can’t blame it all on parents

Inspiration:You can’t blame it all on parents

I believe with all my heart that all parents have got good plans/intentions for their children. They all want to raise good ,responsible and successful kids. We cant deny the fact that a long the way, they do things or make decisions that affect their kids in one way or the other. Like what things: 1. […]

Word of the Day:There is safety in Godly counsel.

Word of the Day:There is safety in Godly counsel.

The book of Proverbs is full of wise advice throughout its pages. In verse 18 we are told to undertake counsel in order to establish our plans and purposes and especially in the matter of war. There is another verse in Proverbs that also tells us there is safety in Godly counsel. In the verse […]

DEVOTION:THIS IS AN OVERDRAFT PROTECTION!

DEVOTION:THIS IS AN OVERDRAFT PROTECTION!

Nehemiah understood the critical role he had played in rebuilding the nation of Israel during this post-exilic period. As he was putting the final touches to his work, he began presenting to God some very interesting requests. These are: Remember me for this, my God, and do not blot out what I have so faithfully […]

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Video:Unbelievable-Kenyans voted the ugliest in Africa

Video:Unbelievable-Kenyans voted the ugliest in Africa

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

They say beauty is only skin deep. But when Kenyans were voted the ugliest people in Africa in the annual ‘most beautiful people of Africa’ awards, our national perceptions on beauty took center stage. More with NTV’s Yvonne Maingey.

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Cord Goes to Rift Valley for Signatures

Cord Goes to Rift Valley for Signatures

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

CORD has began collecting signatures for the referendum in Jubilee strongholds in the Rift Valley. Registers have been distributed to ODM and Wiper Party officials in counties. North Rift coordinator Kipkorir Menjo said they expect signatures from people who want to back the referendum. “We all want money to be devolved to counties. The Kenyans […]

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Heads of State meet in Nairobi for Africa peace summit

Heads of State meet in Nairobi for Africa peace summit

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

Nairobi, Kenya: Kenya will Tuesday host a one day Africa Union Peace and Security Council Summit on Terrorism, to be attended by a number of Heads of State and Government from the continent. Six presidents have already arrived Nairobi for the meeting. These include Presidents of Chad, Niger, Nigeria, Somalia, Tanzania, and Uganda. Prime Ministers of […]

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ICC defers witness’s testimony in Ruto,Sang case

ICC defers witness’s testimony in Ruto,Sang case

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

The ICC Trial Chamber has postponed to Thursday the testimony of a witness in the case against Deputy President William Ruto and radio journalist Joshua Sang. The decision was made to allow the witness to complete the familiarisation process, as well as to enable his lawyer to prepare. Witnesses testifying before ICC judges first go […]

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Diaspora Opportunities:Beware of Middle East Jobs – MPs

Diaspora Opportunities:Beware of Middle East Jobs – MPs

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

TWO Kiambu county politicians have warned Kenyan parents against sending their children to work in Saudi Arabia. Kiambu county women rep Annah Nyokabi and Kabete MP George Muchai said many Kenyan jobseekers who go there are either mistreated or even killed by their employers. The two spoke yesterday in Kabete during a requiem mass for […]

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Kenyans remember Safari Rally Ace Waldegard with nostalgia

Kenyans remember Safari Rally Ace Waldegard with nostalgia

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

NAIROBI, Sept. 1 (Xinhua) — Kenyans will remember Bjorn Waldegard, the Swedish rally ace who in 1979 became the first man to win the World Rally Championships for Drivers (WRC), with a lot of nostalgia.     Waldegard, who passed away on Aug. 30, won the Safari Rally described then as the toughest, longest and […]

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Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania Oct 2-5 2014

Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania Oct 2-5 2014

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

You are invited to Refreshing Times Conference in Lancaster Pennsylvania on Oct 2nd to 5th 2014.There will be Great speakers,Anointed Musicians and blessed fellowship.All are welcome!! Ezekiel 1:28 As the appearance of the rainbow in the clouds on a rainy day, so was the appearance of the sorrow ding radiance of the likeness of the […]

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Call for Interested Individuals in National Organization – NAKA

Call for Interested Individuals in National Organization – NAKA

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

Hi! I’m in the process of starting an organization(North American Kenyan Association) whose aim is to bring together Kenyans living in the US/Canada and provide a platform for the recognition, nurturing and social, cultural and economic advancement of all Kenyans. The specific ask  for people who are interested in becoming the founding members and directors […]

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‘How I escaped death in Saudi Arabia’-Kenya woman

‘How I escaped death in Saudi Arabia’-Kenya woman

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

Many Kenyans are killed in suspicious circumstances in this Arab country while many others are stranded in detention camps. Last year alone, the Kenyan embassy came to the rescue of more than 800 people languishing in Saudi jails. This has however not stopped Kenyans from flocking in droves to Saudi Arabia in search of greener […]

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Bar witnesses contradict cop on Uhuru’s stolen BMW

Bar witnesses contradict cop on Uhuru’s stolen BMW

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

INVESTIGATIONS into the carjacking and theft of a State House vehicle reveal glaring contradictions and inconsistencies in the version of events given by police driver David Machui. At least nine people have so far recorded statements with the police over the stolen BMW. Five revellers who include a waiter at New Site Bar in Utawala, […]

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Petition Challenging Moses Kuria’s Election Filed

Petition Challenging Moses Kuria’s Election Filed

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

An election petition challenging the election of Gatundu South Mp Moses Kuria was filed today , Tuesday at the high court. Patrick Michuki, a voter from Gatundu south filed the case arguing that the rights of area residents felt their rights were violated after the IEBC declared Kuria the area MP unopposed.   Michuki now […]

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US Attacks Al Shabaab Militants in Somalia

US Attacks Al Shabaab Militants in Somalia

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

Officials say that the US has carried out a military operation against Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia A spokesperson said that the Pentagon is assessing the results of Monday’s operation before releasing details A US official however said “a senior al-Shabaab operative” had been targeted. The Al-Qaeda-linked group lost control of Mogadishu to an African Union […]

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Esther Arunga’s husband charged with murdering son in Australia

Esther Arunga’s husband charged with murdering son in Australia

| September 2, 2014 | Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 2 – Former TV Queen Esther Arunga’s husband, Quincy Timberlake, has been charged with murder by an Australian court after the death of their three-year-old son in June this year. According to Australia’s Courier Mail, Quincy Timberlake was arrested on Tuesday morning from his home in Kallangur, in Brisbane, Australia. His arrest […]

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