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Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

ODM leader Raila Odinga has taken a swipe at Jubilee Party leaders for failing to manage primaries, leading to cancellation. Speaking to journalists after the burial of former Finance minister David Mwiraria in Meru County, Mr Odinga said the President Kenyatta-led party is inexperienced to carry out the exercise. “They were talking ill of ODM […]

Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

The Bomet East parliamentary race may be a family contest after Kevin Kipngetich Kalya, son of the late Minister Kipkalya Kones, clinched the Chama Cha Mashinani ticket.  Kipngetich garnered 10,839 votes against his closest rival David Kipkononden who garnered 4,946 votes and Janet Chepkirui’s 1,726 votes.  Kipngetich’s mother, Beatrice Kones, is also running for the […]

ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

ODM has once again given indicated that its party boss Raila Odinga would fly the NASA presidential flag and convened a huge meeting to anoint him. The Orange Party is set to hold a National Delegates Convention on May 4 for the nomination of Raila as the ODM presidential flagbearer. Although the party nomination is […]

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Ruto takes over Jubilee preparations for fresh primaries

Ruto takes over Jubilee preparations for fresh primaries

Deputy President William Ruto has taken over preparations for repeat primaries of the Jubilee headquarters which have been scheduled for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday next week. Sources told the Standard that Ruto is “over-sighting the preparations” to ensure all loose ends are tied in time. The party must print millions of ballot papers that were […]

Uhuru, Raila share podium at Mwiraria’s funeral

Uhuru, Raila share podium at Mwiraria’s funeral

President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga on Saturday shared a podium at the late former Cabinet Minister David Mwiraria’s funeral service in Meru. Mwiraria died on Thursday, April 13 at the Karen hospital after a long battle with cancer.   Talks about the infamous Anglo-leasing scandal dominated speeches during his funeral service at […]

Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta has apologized to Kenyans following the move by Jubilee Party to cancel its primaries held on Friday, April 21. “We unreservedly apologize to the millions of our party supporters and aspirants for the under preparedness for the magnitude and scale of the nomination exercise,” said Mr Kenyatta. Speaking at State House, Nairobi, […]

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VIDEO: Why Kenyans in the Diaspora are not happy with KRA

VIDEO: Why Kenyans in the Diaspora are not happy with KRA

Kenyans in the Diaspora fault KRA for taxation without representation. View from the top with Chris Wamalwa. –DailyNation

[VIDEO] Sakuda blames ODM’s ‘unseen hand’ for chaos at Kajiado primaries

[VIDEO] Sakuda blames ODM’s ‘unseen hand’ for chaos at Kajiado primaries

Kajiado West MP Moses Ole Sakuda on Friday blamed ODM of having a hand in the Jubilee Party primaries delays in Kajiado. “It is unfortunate that there is an unseen hand of ODM trying to manipulate and cause chaos in this county.” Sakuda asked Jubilee Party leaders to ensure there is peace during the nominations […]

[VIDEO] Bishop Wanjiru caught on camera giving handouts to supporters

[VIDEO] Bishop Wanjiru caught on camera giving handouts to supporters

A video emerged on Friday of Bishop Margaret Wanjiru giving out handouts to youths ahead of Nairobi Jubilee primaries on Monday. Wanjiru intends to vie for the Nairobi governor seat. The Bishop, Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko and former Gatanga MP Peter Kenneth are planning to unseat the incumbent Evans Kidero. In the 52-second video, Wanjiru, […]

DIASPORA NEWS

If the going gets tough in Diaspora, there is no shame in coming back home

If the going gets tough in Diaspora, there is no shame in coming back home

We all know of the American dream. That highly abstract and indefinable concept that promises anyone can make it in America if they hang in there long enough and pay their dues. What many people don’t know or prefer play possum with, is the fact that for some immigrants, it is an American Nightmare. For […]

Two Kenyan developers recognized at Facebook’s biggest event

Two Kenyan developers recognized at Facebook’s biggest event

Two Kenyan Facebook Applications were among the top ten Africa developers to be honored during this year’s F8 Developers Conference held in San Jose, California, USA. The two include ‘Eneza Education’, an educational app and ‘Refunite’, a service that helps refugees to reunite with their families and loved ones. Eneza Education offers a virtual tutor […]

Australia abolishes skilled 457 migrant visas

Australia abolishes skilled 457 migrant visas

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a plan to scrap the country’s skilled 457 visas earlier this week, saying the move is designed to “put Australians first.” The 457 visa was created in 1990s to cope with a sudden increase in demand for skills and international competition. Last year, there were about 95,000 people in […]

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Death Announcement For Mary Annie Kigathi Of Chattanooga, Tennessee

Death Announcement For Mary Annie Kigathi Of Chattanooga, Tennessee

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mary Annie Njeri Kigathi which occurred on Good Friday April 14, 2017 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She is preceded in death by her father, James Kigathi Gitaru, her mother Florence Waruga Kigathi, brothers Lewis Gitaru, Henry Ng’ang’a, and Stephen Kageche. She is […]

Power House Church Building Fundraiser In Maryland

Power House Church Building Fundraiser In Maryland

Power House Church Building fund organizing committee invites you to our fundraiser on April 22nd 2017 .All are invited!!!

Financial Solution: Life Is Precious – Protect It Now

Financial Solution: Life Is Precious – Protect It Now

It is all about Provision & Protection (of you and your family, friends, relatives). You pray to God every time for these two things. Use the seed  that God has given you to create a bumper harvest for God, you, family, business, community and others. The next few questions will help you, your family and […]

POSITIVE THOUGHT/INSPIRATION

Easter: The Empty Tomb vs. Its’ Benefits

Easter: The Empty Tomb vs. Its’ Benefits

Women walking down a dusty road. Their children behind them dressed in beautiful cloths heading to a building they call a church. It is made of tin Iron with a mark of a cross on its pinnacle. They walk for miles to go to this building every Sunday. Yet despite this walk and dedication, the […]

The Keys To A Successful Ministry

The Keys To A Successful Ministry

Success in the ministry is often misrepresented. Most of the time, someone is considered a success if they build a large ministry. Sadly, a man who has built a large work is often seen as more successful than the man who has pastored a country church for many years. I believe this misrepresentation is unhealthy […]

CHAOS DOESN’T NEED PRAYER NEITHER DOES PRAYER NEED CHAOS

CHAOS DOESN’T NEED PRAYER NEITHER DOES PRAYER NEED CHAOS

PRAYER PATROLLING OUR CITIES: As much as we have Emergency res-ponders, we need prayer res-ponders now more than ever! Our Nation America is on a verge of dire prayer need. I have never seen such an unleashing of evil spells to any good thing that is released to be done! CHAOS DOESN’T NEED PRAYER NEITHER […]

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Ruto takes over Jubilee preparations for fresh primaries

Ruto takes over Jubilee preparations for fresh primaries

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Deputy President William Ruto has taken over preparations for repeat primaries of the Jubilee headquarters which have been scheduled for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday next week. Sources told the Standard that Ruto is “over-sighting the preparations” to ensure all loose ends are tied in time. The party must print millions of ballot papers that were […]

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If the going gets tough in Diaspora, there is no shame in coming back home

If the going gets tough in Diaspora, there is no shame in coming back home

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

We all know of the American dream. That highly abstract and indefinable concept that promises anyone can make it in America if they hang in there long enough and pay their dues. What many people don’t know or prefer play possum with, is the fact that for some immigrants, it is an American Nightmare. For […]

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Uhuru, Raila share podium at Mwiraria’s funeral

Uhuru, Raila share podium at Mwiraria’s funeral

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga on Saturday shared a podium at the late former Cabinet Minister David Mwiraria’s funeral service in Meru. Mwiraria died on Thursday, April 13 at the Karen hospital after a long battle with cancer.   Talks about the infamous Anglo-leasing scandal dominated speeches during his funeral service at […]

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Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

ODM leader Raila Odinga has taken a swipe at Jubilee Party leaders for failing to manage primaries, leading to cancellation. Speaking to journalists after the burial of former Finance minister David Mwiraria in Meru County, Mr Odinga said the President Kenyatta-led party is inexperienced to carry out the exercise. “They were talking ill of ODM […]

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Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Bomet East parliamentary race may be a family contest after Kevin Kipngetich Kalya, son of the late Minister Kipkalya Kones, clinched the Chama Cha Mashinani ticket.  Kipngetich garnered 10,839 votes against his closest rival David Kipkononden who garnered 4,946 votes and Janet Chepkirui’s 1,726 votes.  Kipngetich’s mother, Beatrice Kones, is also running for the […]

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Two Kenyan developers recognized at Facebook’s biggest event

Two Kenyan developers recognized at Facebook’s biggest event

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two Kenyan Facebook Applications were among the top ten Africa developers to be honored during this year’s F8 Developers Conference held in San Jose, California, USA. The two include ‘Eneza Education’, an educational app and ‘Refunite’, a service that helps refugees to reunite with their families and loved ones. Eneza Education offers a virtual tutor […]

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Australia abolishes skilled 457 migrant visas

Australia abolishes skilled 457 migrant visas

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a plan to scrap the country’s skilled 457 visas earlier this week, saying the move is designed to “put Australians first.” The 457 visa was created in 1990s to cope with a sudden increase in demand for skills and international competition. Last year, there were about 95,000 people in […]

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Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta has apologized to Kenyans following the move by Jubilee Party to cancel its primaries held on Friday, April 21. “We unreservedly apologize to the millions of our party supporters and aspirants for the under preparedness for the magnitude and scale of the nomination exercise,” said Mr Kenyatta. Speaking at State House, Nairobi, […]

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ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

ODM has once again given indicated that its party boss Raila Odinga would fly the NASA presidential flag and convened a huge meeting to anoint him. The Orange Party is set to hold a National Delegates Convention on May 4 for the nomination of Raila as the ODM presidential flagbearer. Although the party nomination is […]

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KDF kill 52 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

KDF kill 52 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fifty-two Al-Shabaab terrorists have been killed in a raid on their camp in Somalia by Kenyan troops. Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) spokesman Joseph Owuoth said the 1am raid on Friday was carried out by ground troops supported by mortar and artillery fire. The camp was located nine kilometres North of Sarina in Badhaade, Lower Juba. […]

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WHO KNOWS THIS KENYAN MALE By The Name BENARD WAMBUA MUMO

WHO KNOWS THIS KENYAN MALE By The Name BENARD WAMBUA MUMO

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

This person has been admitted to ATRIUM POSTACUTE CARE of WayneView. 2020 Route 23 North, Wayne, NEW JERSEY 07470 Phone: +1973-305-8400 Cell: +1 973-277-8752 Nobody has visited him for two years. He used to be a photographer around NJ/NY in the 1980’s. He cannot remember anybody but he knows he is a Mkamba/Kenyan. Please share […]

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VIDEO: Why Kenyans in the Diaspora are not happy with KRA

VIDEO: Why Kenyans in the Diaspora are not happy with KRA

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kenyans in the Diaspora fault KRA for taxation without representation. View from the top with Chris Wamalwa. –DailyNation

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Tuju ‘takes responsibility’ for chaotic Jubilee primaries, cancels voting in 11 counties

Tuju ‘takes responsibility’ for chaotic Jubilee primaries, cancels voting in 11 counties

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jubilee Party secretary general Raphael Tuju has cancelled nominations in 11 counties after confusion and delays marred the first day. “The new voting dates will be announced as soon as possible and we apologise to all our party members for all inconveniences. I take responsibility for the failure,” he told the press on Friday. The […]

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