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Tragedy as Man loses wife in accident on the way to son’s funeral

Tragedy as Man loses wife in accident on the way to son’s funeral

A family suffered a tragedy after a woman who was travelling to Siaya County to bury her three-year-old son was burnt to death on Friday in an accident on the Kisumu-Muhoroni road. Her husband and two other family members are among eight passengers nursing injuries in hospital. Ms Jackline Onyango was burnt to death when […]

PHOTOS:Heads of State continue streaming into Kenya for TICAD Summit

PHOTOS:Heads of State continue streaming into Kenya for TICAD Summit

Heads of State and government officials continued streaming into the country for the 6th TICAD Summit hosted in Nairobi. Deputy President William Ruto receives Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe when he arrived for the TICAD conference, Nairobi. /DPPS Deputy President William Ruto receives Uganda President Yoweri Museveni when he arrived for the TICAD conference. /DPPS The […]

WHY MAASAI ELDERS HAVE PUT ON HOLD CLEANSING RITUALS FOR DELAMERE FAMILY

WHY MAASAI ELDERS HAVE PUT ON HOLD CLEANSING RITUALS FOR DELAMERE FAMILY

The Maasai Council of Elders has said it will not perform a cleansing ceremony for the Delamere family until it fully adheres to a compensation agreement struck on Thursday. Only a complete fulfillment of the agreement will see them forgive their son, Tom Cholmondeley for killing their kin. On Thursday, the Delamere family held negotiations […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Japan to call for permanent UN Security Council seat for Africa

Japan to call for permanent UN Security Council seat for Africa

Japan says it will fight for reforms at the United Nations to ensure Africa gets a permanent seat on the Security Council. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made the unprecedented political pledge as he opened the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Ticad VI) in Nairobi, when he argued such a seat will help […]

Kenya now battlefront for China and Japan

Kenya now battlefront for China and Japan

Nairobi is now the battle-ground for the scramble for Africa between China and Japan – two Asian arch-rivals in economic and territorial wars. Yesterday, a Japanese minister told the ongoing TICAD conference that his country is bringing high quality infrastructure to Africa, which is China’s biggest bilateral partner. Kenya is already emerging as a strategic entry point into Africa, […]

World Bank, AfDB hail President Kenyatta’s vision

World Bank, AfDB hail President Kenyatta’s vision

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 26 – Leaders of global financial institutions on Friday hailed President Uhuru Kenyatta’s vision and leadership, which they saw as crucial to Africa’s growth, as the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development kicked off. World Bank President and the African Development Bank (AfDB) said Kenya’s policies under President Kenyatta had created […]

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VIDEO: Shock as Residents Wash Streets Ahead of Raila Visit

VIDEO: Shock as Residents Wash Streets Ahead of Raila Visit

Residents of Turkana County on Friday evening poured on the streets armed with brushes and detergents, ready to do a clean-up in preparation for CORD leaderRaila Odinga. The group of youth, who are members of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), used the brooms to sweep and wash the way to the airport as they chanted party […]

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 […]

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. […]

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

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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Tragedy as Man loses wife in accident on the way to son’s funeral

Tragedy as Man loses wife in accident on the way to son’s funeral

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

A family suffered a tragedy after a woman who was travelling to Siaya County to bury her three-year-old son was burnt to death on Friday in an accident on the Kisumu-Muhoroni road. Her husband and two other family members are among eight passengers nursing injuries in hospital. Ms Jackline Onyango was burnt to death when […]

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Japan to call for permanent UN Security Council seat for Africa

Japan to call for permanent UN Security Council seat for Africa

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Japan says it will fight for reforms at the United Nations to ensure Africa gets a permanent seat on the Security Council. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made the unprecedented political pledge as he opened the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Ticad VI) in Nairobi, when he argued such a seat will help […]

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VIDEO: Shock as Residents Wash Streets Ahead of Raila Visit

VIDEO: Shock as Residents Wash Streets Ahead of Raila Visit

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Residents of Turkana County on Friday evening poured on the streets armed with brushes and detergents, ready to do a clean-up in preparation for CORD leaderRaila Odinga. The group of youth, who are members of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), used the brooms to sweep and wash the way to the airport as they chanted party […]

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PHOTOS:Heads of State continue streaming into Kenya for TICAD Summit

PHOTOS:Heads of State continue streaming into Kenya for TICAD Summit

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Heads of State and government officials continued streaming into the country for the 6th TICAD Summit hosted in Nairobi. Deputy President William Ruto receives Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe when he arrived for the TICAD conference, Nairobi. /DPPS Deputy President William Ruto receives Uganda President Yoweri Museveni when he arrived for the TICAD conference. /DPPS The […]

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WHY MAASAI ELDERS HAVE PUT ON HOLD CLEANSING RITUALS FOR DELAMERE FAMILY

WHY MAASAI ELDERS HAVE PUT ON HOLD CLEANSING RITUALS FOR DELAMERE FAMILY

| August 27, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Maasai Council of Elders has said it will not perform a cleansing ceremony for the Delamere family until it fully adheres to a compensation agreement struck on Thursday. Only a complete fulfillment of the agreement will see them forgive their son, Tom Cholmondeley for killing their kin. On Thursday, the Delamere family held negotiations […]

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Kenya now battlefront for China and Japan

Kenya now battlefront for China and Japan

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nairobi is now the battle-ground for the scramble for Africa between China and Japan – two Asian arch-rivals in economic and territorial wars. Yesterday, a Japanese minister told the ongoing TICAD conference that his country is bringing high quality infrastructure to Africa, which is China’s biggest bilateral partner. Kenya is already emerging as a strategic entry point into Africa, […]

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PHOTOS:Nakuru comes to a standstill as Owuor rides into town

PHOTOS:Nakuru comes to a standstill as Owuor rides into town

| August 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nakuru town experienced heavy traffic for the better part of Friday afternoon as followers of self-proclaimed ‘Prophet’ Owuor lined up on the streets to welcome him. Buses from all parts of the country made their way to bring hundreds of followers who arrived for a three-day conference, dubbed ‘mega healing crusade.”   PHOTO / MAGDALENE […]

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KENYA’S AFFLUENT LAND IN CHOPPERS FOR CHOLMONDELEY‘S FUNERAL

KENYA’S AFFLUENT LAND IN CHOPPERS FOR CHOLMONDELEY‘S FUNERAL

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

It is the display of affluence at its best as Kenya’s rich landed in helicopters on Friday for the funeral of Lord Delamere’s heir Thomas (Tom) Cholmondeley at the Soysambu ranch in Naivasha. The invite only funeral is being attended by approximately 300 mourners. Baringo Senator Gideon Moi and former Attorney General Charles Njonjo are among […]

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World Bank, AfDB hail President Kenyatta’s vision

World Bank, AfDB hail President Kenyatta’s vision

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 26 – Leaders of global financial institutions on Friday hailed President Uhuru Kenyatta’s vision and leadership, which they saw as crucial to Africa’s growth, as the 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development kicked off. World Bank President and the African Development Bank (AfDB) said Kenya’s policies under President Kenyatta had created […]

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Luo elders: Raila must be Cord’s presidential candidate

Luo elders: Raila must be Cord’s presidential candidate

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Raila Odinga’s position as Cord’s presidential candidate in 2017 is not negotiable, the Luo Council of elders declared on Friday. During a special sitting at Ofafa Memorial Hall in Kisumu on Friday, the elders said they had resolved that Mr Odinga must run for the presidency in next year’s elections. “After thorough deliberations and consultations, […]

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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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