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Help needed: Dubai doctors refuse to discharge Kenyan baby over Sh8.3m bill

| April 20, 2017 | 5 Comments
Help needed: Dubai doctors refuse to discharge Kenyan baby over Sh8.3m bill

SEE DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM TO HELP: A Dubai hospital has refused to discharge a Kenyan baby as the parents cannot afford a €75,000 (Sh8,319,059.92) medical bill. Kiama Kamau was born on February 11 at Sharjah hospital. His mum Ruth Mwaura told the XPRESS that her son was born at 25 weeks, a day before […]

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Protect Kenyans working and living in the Diaspora

| April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Protect Kenyans working and living in the Diaspora

Though it’s commendable that the government has come up with new rules to help regulate the working conditions of Kenyans in the Middle East, it’s highly unlikely that they will have the required impact. The plain truth is that many of the Kenyans who go overseas in search of greener pastures end up in modern […]

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[VIDEO] Australian High court validates Kenyan-born Senator Lucy Gichuhi’s citizenship

| April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
[VIDEO] Australian High court validates Kenyan-born Senator Lucy Gichuhi’s citizenship

The Australian High Court has cleared citizenship hurdles pitting the legitimacy of Lucy Gichuhi’s senate win. The court confirmed the Kenyan-born lawyer’s citizenship, therefore, ending the debacle on the validity of her election. Gichuhi was to replace Bob Day in the Senate but there were claims that she had dual citizenship. The lawyer moved to Australia […]

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Britain’s Got Talent: Sarah Njoki remarkable rise to stardom

| April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Britain’s Got Talent: Sarah Njoki remarkable rise to stardom

Teenage daughter of Kenyan immigrants developed her incredible voice by singing in a church choir at the age of FIVE. She stole the show with her knock-out voice on Saturday night’s Britain’s Got Talent. Now it has emerged Sarah Ikumu, from Milton Keynes, has had a remarkable rise to stardom from her humble beginnings of […]

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KENYA TAX AMNESTY GUIDELINES ON FOREIGN INCOMES

| April 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
KENYA TAX AMNESTY GUIDELINES ON FOREIGN INCOMES

An email exchange between Jeff Nthautha and senior KRA officials on Tax amnesty guidelines for Kenyan Diaspora. 1. Whats the obligation for a person whose income in joint with a spouse who is not a Kenyan Citizen. If the income is earned or accrued in Kenya or is deemed to have been earned or accrued in […]

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