• Baba Dogo killings not the work of Mungiki, police say

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 19 – Police have denied an ethnic component to the killing of four in Mathare and one in Mukuru. Speaking to Capital FM News, Nairobi police boss Japheth Koome was adamant that while they are yet to conclude investigations into the murders, there is no reason to jump to […]

  • Shuttle driver, all 10 passengers perish in Nakuru collision with...

    NAKURU, Kenya, Nov 19 – Eleven people perished in an early morning collision between a shuttle and truck in Nakuru, on Sunday. The vehicles collided at the Nakuru Teachers College near Salgaa along the Great North Road. The accident occured at 3am with Rongai OCPD Joseph Kioko confirming that […]

  • Elated Zimbabweans celebrate as Mugabe era fades

    Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 18 – Tens of thousands of overjoyed protesters flooded Zimbabwe’s streets Saturday celebrating President Robert Mugabe’s slipping power on the eve of crunch talks with the military to determine the veteran leader’s fate. In scenes of public euphoria not […]

  • ‘This is a great day’: Zimbabweans revel in Mugabe’s ruin

    Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 18 – President Robert Mugabe clings to office, the military is in power and the much-feared ZANU-PF party still rules — but Zimbabweans put such issues aside Saturday to happily embrace what they hope is a new era for the country. Many protesters welcomed the […]

  • Matiangi condemns NASA confrontation with police

    KISII, Kenya, Nov 18 – Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has condemned Friday’s NASA confrontation with the police in Nairobi as they welcomed Opposition leader Raila Odinga. Matiangi described the scenario as unwarranted, which is of great concern to all Kenyans. […]

  • Academic guru and 3rd Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru laid to rest

    NYERI, Kenya, Nov 18 – Wahome Gakuru was laid to rest in his ancestral home at Kanuna village after political and religious leaders paid tribute to the academic guru at a State funeral. The funeral began at 11:30am and was attended by more than 20,000 guests among them President Uhuru […]

  • Raila rules out third election, to announce new move next week

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 18 – National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga says he will announce the next cause of action next week after his dramatic return to the country from an overseas trip. He told journalists at the Okoa Kenya offices on Saturday that a third election will not be the […]

  • Mugabe: Liberation hero turned despot

    Harare, Zimbabwe, Nov 18 – Zimbabwe’s veteran leader Robert Mugabe once quipped that he’d rule his country until he turned 100. But the 93-year-old’s decades-long grip on power appears to be slipping with the streets filled with protesters calling for his removal and top […]

  • Shanghai police see no foul play in Russian teen model’s death

    Shanghai, China, Nov 18 – Shanghai police have ruled out foul play and cast doubt on allegations that overwork contributed to the death of a 14-year-old Russian model after she took part in Shanghai Fashion Week last month. The death of Vlada Dzyuba in a Shanghai hospital on October 27 threw […]

  • Everyone must obey the law, President Kenyatta says

    NYERI, Kenya, Nov 18 President Uhuru Kenyatta Saturday said he will not allow a few individuals who are out to satisfy their selfish political ambition to destroy Kenya. He said Kenya is a country governed by the Constitution and the rule of law that every Kenyan has a duty to abide by irrespective […]