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Jubilee jams Raila venue in Malindi

Jubilee jams Raila venue in Malindi

JUBILEE supporters in Malindi yesterday jammed a venue where Cord leaders Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula were due to address a rally in support of Willy Mtengo. More than 100 youths held demonstrations in the Msabaha area of Malindi, protesting against the Cord principals. The incident happened ahead of today’s ceremonies where the […]

PHOTOS:PASTOR DELIVERS SERMON WHILE RIDING ON THE BACKS OF CONGREGANTS

PHOTOS:PASTOR DELIVERS SERMON WHILE RIDING ON THE BACKS OF CONGREGANTS

Photos of a Tanzanian preacher delivering a sermon while literally riding of the backs of a section of his congregation have received widespread criticism on social media. In some of these images, the preacher is seen standing on the backs of three people who are kneeling on all fours as he delivers his sermon. There […]

Letter claiming Waiguru off the hook stirs up social media

Letter claiming Waiguru off the hook stirs up social media

A letter purportedly written by the anti-corruption commission stating that former Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru had been cleared of corruption allegations was being circulated to closed groups on the social media yesterday. Addressed to Head of Civil Service Joseph Kinyua and supposedly authored by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) chief executive officer, the […]

OPINION | OTHER NEWS

Controller of Budget in trouble over Raila link

Controller of Budget in trouble over Raila link

CONTROLLER of Budget Agnes Odhiambo and her deputy Stephen Masha have landed in trouble with President Uhuru Kenyatta over perceived close links with opposition chief Raila Odinga. The Star has established that the two – who must authorise any withdrawal from the public coffers – were recently summoned to State House after Raila admitted on […]

Video:Heckling youths in Uhuru Kisumu tour

Video:Heckling youths in Uhuru Kisumu tour

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday asked the Opposition coalition, Cord, to give him time to work. Speaking in Kisumu, the stronghold of Cord leader Raila Odinga, Mr Kenyatta said political competition should not breed enmity or hatred. “We must all deal with what is important for Kenyans, and we cannot manage this if we keep […]

IMMIGRANTS HAPPY:DONALD TRUMP TAUGHT A LESSON IN IOWA

IMMIGRANTS HAPPY:DONALD TRUMP TAUGHT A LESSON IN IOWA

On February 2, 2016, Donald Trump lost in the Iowa caucuses. He was beaten to the 2nd place. Ted Cruz was 1st and Marco Rubio was 3rd. Since the early days of this campaign season, Donald Trump seemed unbeatable. All polls in Iowa and nationally, showed he was likely to clinch the nomination as the […]

VIDEO-NEWS

VIDEO:KRA dumps contraband from Joho godown at sea

VIDEO:KRA dumps contraband from Joho godown at sea

KENYA Revenue Authority officials yesterday destroyed 130 containers of contraband sugar, ethanol and rice at the port of Mombasa. The consignment, which included 18 containers of contraband sugar from Brazil, 49 containers of rice and 63 of ethanol, was seized in several Container Freight Stations. The ethanol was valued at Sh288 million while the sugar’s […]

Bull’s Eye:Politicians too have adopted-Never admit liability

Bull’s Eye:Politicians too have adopted-Never admit liability

Never admit liability is no longer a phrase confined to insurance circles. Politicians too have adopted it and where the skill has been applied with finese, they have somehow gotten away. It was the case when Isaac Ruto eventually honoured a date with the senate, although the verdict on who won is still out there. […]

Video:Drama as robbers dressed like pastors are arrested

Video:Drama as robbers dressed like pastors are arrested

There was drama in Sikata market in Kanduyi,Bungoma County when people dressed like pastors and claiming to have powers to detect witchcraft paraphernalia were arrested armed with guns.  

DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Diaspora among 100 most influential Africans in Germany

Kenyan Diaspora among 100 most influential Africans in Germany

One of Diaspora Messenger´s regular contributors was voted into the list of  the African Heritage Magazines 100 most influential Africans in Germany.    Author, Motivational Speaker, Life Coach and Business Consultant Nancy Gathecha was on the 2015/2016 special edition. She is also the host and producer of the inspirational Live By Design Radio.    The African Heritage Magazine […]

Diaspora Story:A Whisper from London (Too near yet so far)

Diaspora Story:A Whisper from London (Too near yet so far)

When the pilot announced that we were finally in British airspace, I looked outside my window and I can confess that I was mesmerised by the beauty of the country. Everything looked neat and well arranged. From the air London looked like a little piece of Heaven to me and I could not wait to […]

Video: Diaspora story-From being in a coma to College graduate

Video: Diaspora story-From being in a coma to College graduate

Attack survivor thriving, five years later.From being in a coma to becoming a college graduate. That’s the path Elizabeth Kogo has taken over the past five years. -kwch.com Related story: Testimony of Kenyan woman attacked by boyfriend with a hammer in Kansas

ANNOUNCEMENT/NOTICE

Valentine Younger Couples Dinner Invite In Parkville Maryland

Valentine Younger Couples Dinner Invite In Parkville Maryland

Young Couples Married for Less than 20 years are invited for a Valentine Date Night on February 13th 2016 in Parkville Maryland. Regarding the payment for Valentine’s Couples Dinner on 2/13/16 please pay at Secu bank. Account Name: Stanley Karanja. Account Number: 8020845162; Routing Number: 255076753. Pay by 2/12/16. Please photograph the bank slip and […]

KENYAN MAN DIES SUDDENLY IN MARYLAND

KENYAN MAN DIES SUDDENLY IN MARYLAND

A Kenyan man has died suddenly in the United States. Mr. Omuyoma Isaka Nasibi, whose body was found inside his car, was said to be popular among Kenyans in the U.S.A. According the the information received by the Kenyapoa secretariat, those who knew Omi would say he was a comedian, a friend and an entertainer. […]

Kenyan woman dies enroute to Vancouver after visiting Kenya

Kenyan woman dies enroute to Vancouver after visiting Kenya

Janet Mbugua or Mama Njeri as most of us knew her passed away on January 29th 2016. She was enroute to Vancouver after a 3 week trip visiting her family in Kenya. Janet traveled to Kenya with her close friends for many years Mama Njoki & Mama Miano (Grace & Ann). On the flight back […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

The power of telling your personal story

The power of telling your personal story

We had just attended church and walked into the church bookstore. I picked a book that had an interesting topic and started reading the table of contents when my friend politely asked me if I had heard about the author and I responded that I had seen the person on TV but didn’t know much […]

Word of the Day:Time to do God’s will

Word of the Day:Time to do God’s will

A film done in the 90s based around the theme of ‘there is a time for everything’ focused on a man who was in a dilemma to play all roles in his life. The man is then cloned so that he can fulfill his roles as a father, business man and husband. This was all […]

Shift into the New you in 2016

Shift into the New you in 2016

Because you are so fed up with the status quo, you are so tired of being complacent and letting things slide; not being perfectly happy or as happy as you possibly can be with your personal, spiritual or professional life, you have decided that 2016 is the year of no more personal invented failure. And […]

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Controller of Budget in trouble over Raila link

Controller of Budget in trouble over Raila link

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

CONTROLLER of Budget Agnes Odhiambo and her deputy Stephen Masha have landed in trouble with President Uhuru Kenyatta over perceived close links with opposition chief Raila Odinga. The Star has established that the two – who must authorise any withdrawal from the public coffers – were recently summoned to State House after Raila admitted on […]

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Jubilee jams Raila venue in Malindi

Jubilee jams Raila venue in Malindi

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

JUBILEE supporters in Malindi yesterday jammed a venue where Cord leaders Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka and Moses Wetang’ula were due to address a rally in support of Willy Mtengo. More than 100 youths held demonstrations in the Msabaha area of Malindi, protesting against the Cord principals. The incident happened ahead of today’s ceremonies where the […]

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Kenyan Diaspora among 100 most influential Africans in Germany

Kenyan Diaspora among 100 most influential Africans in Germany

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

One of Diaspora Messenger´s regular contributors was voted into the list of  the African Heritage Magazines 100 most influential Africans in Germany.    Author, Motivational Speaker, Life Coach and Business Consultant Nancy Gathecha was on the 2015/2016 special edition. She is also the host and producer of the inspirational Live By Design Radio.    The African Heritage Magazine […]

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PHOTOS:PASTOR DELIVERS SERMON WHILE RIDING ON THE BACKS OF CONGREGANTS

PHOTOS:PASTOR DELIVERS SERMON WHILE RIDING ON THE BACKS OF CONGREGANTS

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

Photos of a Tanzanian preacher delivering a sermon while literally riding of the backs of a section of his congregation have received widespread criticism on social media. In some of these images, the preacher is seen standing on the backs of three people who are kneeling on all fours as he delivers his sermon. There […]

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Letter claiming Waiguru off the hook stirs up social media

Letter claiming Waiguru off the hook stirs up social media

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

A letter purportedly written by the anti-corruption commission stating that former Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru had been cleared of corruption allegations was being circulated to closed groups on the social media yesterday. Addressed to Head of Civil Service Joseph Kinyua and supposedly authored by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) chief executive officer, the […]

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Valentine Younger Couples Dinner Invite In Parkville Maryland

Valentine Younger Couples Dinner Invite In Parkville Maryland

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

Young Couples Married for Less than 20 years are invited for a Valentine Date Night on February 13th 2016 in Parkville Maryland. Regarding the payment for Valentine’s Couples Dinner on 2/13/16 please pay at Secu bank. Account Name: Stanley Karanja. Account Number: 8020845162; Routing Number: 255076753. Pay by 2/12/16. Please photograph the bank slip and […]

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Video:Heckling youths in Uhuru Kisumu tour

Video:Heckling youths in Uhuru Kisumu tour

| February 7, 2016 | Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday asked the Opposition coalition, Cord, to give him time to work. Speaking in Kisumu, the stronghold of Cord leader Raila Odinga, Mr Kenyatta said political competition should not breed enmity or hatred. “We must all deal with what is important for Kenyans, and we cannot manage this if we keep […]

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PHOTOS:Uhuru Attends Wedding Of Couple Who Met On Facebook

PHOTOS:Uhuru Attends Wedding Of Couple Who Met On Facebook

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

The power of social media can never be underestimated -as confirmed in this story once again. President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, was present today at a wedding ceremony between two citizens from different tribes -Chemeli Chumo and Kevin Oduor. The couple met through Facebook, according to Chemeli (the bride). Below is what she said on […]

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IMMIGRANTS HAPPY:DONALD TRUMP TAUGHT A LESSON IN IOWA

IMMIGRANTS HAPPY:DONALD TRUMP TAUGHT A LESSON IN IOWA

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

On February 2, 2016, Donald Trump lost in the Iowa caucuses. He was beaten to the 2nd place. Ted Cruz was 1st and Marco Rubio was 3rd. Since the early days of this campaign season, Donald Trump seemed unbeatable. All polls in Iowa and nationally, showed he was likely to clinch the nomination as the […]

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Waititu to move to Court,wants Kidero’s seat declared vacant

Waititu to move to Court,wants Kidero’s seat declared vacant

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

Kabete MP Ferdinand Waititu has instructed his lawyers to move to the Supreme Court to seek the review of a ruling in his petition against Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero. Lawyers Paul Muite, Ahmednasir Abdullahi and Harrison Kamau said they would file an application to declare the Nairobi Governor seat vacant. “By next week we shall […]

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Order:Display Uhuru photo or get fined – Interior ministry

Order:Display Uhuru photo or get fined – Interior ministry

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

The Interior ministry has given Kakamega traders until Monday to display President Uhuru Kenyatta’s portrait at their premises or get fined. This comes after Siaya Governor Cornel Rasanga said only Cord leader Raila Odinga’s portrait should be displayed in the party’s strongholds. He made the remark at the memorial service for Raila’s father Jaramogi Oginga […]

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Sh600,000 Gift for family of Muslim who shielded Christians from Shabaab

Sh600,000 Gift for family of Muslim who shielded Christians from Shabaab

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

Good Samaritans have raised almost Sh600,000 through a social media campaign for the family of the Muslim teacher who shielded Christians from Al-Shabaab militants in Mandera. The late Salah Abdow Farah succumbed to injuries sustained while protecting Christians when the Al-Shabaab terrorists attacked a bus in December last year. A human rights activist, Mr Abdullahi […]

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Drama as Peter Munya storms out of Ruto meeting

Drama as Peter Munya storms out of Ruto meeting

| February 6, 2016 | Comments

Combative Meru governor on Saturday stormed out of a Jubilee Party fundraiser in Nkubu telling the chief guest Deputy President William Ruto that he will not join their new outfit. Governor Peter Munya, who also serves as the Council of Governors chairman, found himself in an awkward position when Jubilee MPs started asking him to […]

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