Why legend of Okatch Biggy still lives on
December 18 marked 17 years since the death of controversial benga maestro Okatch Biggy....

?Mad Wednesday? show takes Nakuru by storm
Mad Wednesday attracts hundreds of theatre lovers out for an evening of fun and laughter....

Literary icon who did much more than analyse folk tales
Literary icons are never too old?. This remark came to mind when I learnt of the demise of Asenath Bole Odaga at 80 years...

The bitter truth about polygamy
Two colleagues and I found ourselves discussing the ever popular subject of polygamy....

Authors and publishers are two sides of the same coin
It is universally acknowledged that the relationship between authors and publishers has been a dicey one....

Christmas trees and cultural imperialism
If all Kenyans who celebrate Christmas do so with trees in their homes, millions of cypress, fir, cedar and pine trees would have to be grown and cut to meet the demand....

The futility of grabbing the mace in Parliament
If political parties do not have numbers, they should learn to be quiet and wait until the next election to try their luck with the voters....

It?s not over yet, Cord says after Uhuru signs security law
Cord Friday reacted to the signing into law of the Security Laws (Amendment) Act, 2014 by President Uhuru Kenyatta....

Kenya: Activist sues Kabete MP on allegations of holding more than one public office
Kabete Constituency Member of Parliament George Muchai has been sued on allegations that he is holding more than one public office contrary to the constitution....

Kenya: First Lady awarded honorary PhD by Kenyatta University
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta was today awarded a Honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters by Kenyatta University....

Kenya: Uhuru's full statement after signing security bill into law
A few minutes ago, I signed into law the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014....

Kenya: Uhuru assents to security amendment bill
President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday assented to the security amendment bill that was forcefully passed by Parliament on Thursday....

Kenya: EACC to probe Parliament chaos
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) wants to probe Members of Parliament who disrupted the house's special session on Thursday and bring them to book....

Kenya: 100 officers promoted in shake-up
More than 100 senior police officers have been promoted in changes announced by Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo....

Kenya: Tight security in city over riot threats
There was tension in Nairobi on Thursday as tens of police officers were mobilised to protect Parliament Buildings following threats by opposition to siege the area in protest against the proposed con...

Kenya: Death toll in Makongeni flat collapse rises to 7
The death toll from a flat that caved in at Nairobi's Makongeni estate has increased to seven, Nairobi County Deputy Police Commander Moses Ombati has said....