• What made headlines this past week

    . Kenya got dragged into the whole saga by company Executive Mark Turnbull who boasted about the role they also played in getting President Uhuru Kenyatta elected in footage captured on hidden camera by UK’s Channel 4 News. The ruling Jubilee Party has however strenuously denied the […]

  • Scientists to release mammoth survey of Nature’s vital signs

    Medellín, Colombia, Mar 23 – Scientists will deliver a comprehensive assessment Friday of the state of biodiversity — the animals and plants that humankind depends on to survive but has driven into a mass species extinction. The labor of some 600 scientists over three years, four […]

  • Pharmacy Board denies recalling anti-malaria drug

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – The Pharmacy and Poisons Board has refuted claims that it re called an anti-malaria drug from the Kenyan market. According to the Board, Duo-Cotexcin is only under quarantine pending investigations after failing a quality test. It explained that it is undertaking […]

  • 4,000 recruits graduate from Kiganjo Police College Friday

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – Four thousand recruits are set to graduate from the Kenya Police Training College in Kiganjo on Friday. This will increase the number of police officers to 108,000, with 10,000 more expected out of the Administration Police and General Service Unit colleges next […]

  • Judiciary says Warsame won’t be vetted by Parliament for JSC slot

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – The Judiciary says that the representative of the Court of Appeal to the Judicial Service Commission Justice Mohamed Warsame will not subject himself to the process of approval by the National Assembly. In a letter to the Clerk of the National Assembly Michael Sialai, […]

  • Union, TSC to meet Labour Ministry over teacher promotions

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – The Labour Ministry will on Friday meet with the Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) together with the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) over the dispute on the promotion of teachers with higher academic qualifications. The meeting, which will be attended by KNUT […]

  • Police name man at centre of MPs con saga

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – Police have identified the man who has been conning Members of Parliament as a former Devolution Ministry official who registered a phone line in the name of Murang’a Woman Representative, Sabina Chege. Detectives at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations […]

  • Trump names hawk Bolton as national security advisor

    Washington, United States, Mar 23 – US President Donald Trump on Thursday named hardline Fox News pundit and former UN ambassador John Bolton as his new national security advisor, ousting embattled army general HR McMaster. Trump took to Twitter to announce the latest in a cascade of staff […]

  • CJ Maraga to deliver keynote address at Harvard

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 23 – Chief Justice David Maraga will on Friday give a keynote address at the Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts during the 9th Annual African Development Conference. During the event, the Chief Justice will speak on the Role of Justice, Good Governance, and the […]

  • Zuckerberg apology fails to quiet Facebook storm

    San Francisco, United States, Mar 21 – A public apology by Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg failed Thursday to quell outrage over the hijacking of personal data from millions of people, as critics demanded that the social media giant go much further to protect user privacy. Speaking out for the […]