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Chaos erupt as Cyprian Awiti declared winner in Odm primaries

Cyprian Awiti's controversial win in ODM primaries sparks protests.

26 dead, several injured in Kibwezi after bus, tanker crash

The bus was headed to Mombasa from Nairobi when the crash happened.

Conte happy for Hazard to put team first

Hazard inspired the Blues to a 4-2 win over London rivals Spurs.

Walter Sirawa arrested with ODM ballot papers

Awendo ODM MP aspirant Walter Sirawa was arrested with 16,000 papers.

Death, chaos as ODM polls off in some centres

One dead in Homa Bay as voting postponed over chaos, delays, Taita-Taveta repeat in doubt.

Gun used in conservationist Kuki Gallmann shooting found

Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery says the weapon is undergoing ballistic examinations.

UK envoy Nic Hailey meets Laikipia security chiefs

Hunt for herders who shot rancher Kuki Gallmann on.

Names, papers mess delay voting at Jubilee Party nominations

After hours of confusion, Rift Valley regions manage to go on with the Jubilee nominations.

Laboso wants appeal against Moi University dismissed

Lawyer says the land in which the university was being constructed had been set aside for a public dump site.

Protests as governor Patrick Khaemba gets direct ticket

Angry party supporters burn 600 ballot papers at Masaba primary school.

Senator Mike Sonko accuses Jubilee MPs of sabotage

Nairobi Senator says some party members have been sidelining him in favour of his opponent.

Interior CS Joseph Nkaissery vows to stop poll violence

Interior CS says State will restore peace and stability as political parties fail to control their supporters

City businessman denies killing man in love triangle

Businessman was accused of having an affair with the tent-maker’s wife.

Electoral agency faults order to extend primaries period

Malindi court grants NGO plea and moves deadline for primaries to May 1.

Voters burn ballot papers amid rigging claims in Jubilee nominations

Party elections took place on Monday with some regions scheduled for Tuesday.

Diet puts children at risk of developing diabetes

Most school meals rich in carbohydrates, increasing chance of getting the disease .

End of the bee, end of mankind

Experts warn that if nothing is done to save bees, our very existence as humans will be under threat.

KWS slams Kuki Gallmann's assailants, commends rangers

ODM leader Raila Odinga also condemned the attack.

Poor handling puts camel milk at risk of contamination

Spoilt milk taken at home is a threat to the health of consumers. 

mental health Low-fat milk keeps depression away

Those who consumed low-fat milk and yoghurt at least once to four times a week were less likely to have depression.

Use of antibiotics linked autoimmune diseases

Use of antibiotics very early in the life of children can increase the risk of developing autoimmune diseases in adulthood.

Delivery at clinics reduces child deaths

Kenya recorded an impressive increase in the number of mothers attending antenatal care from 88 per cent in 2003 to 96 per cent in 2014.

Kenyans turn to the internet to raise money for their medical bills

As the cost of healthcare rises, even for those who are insured, many Kenyans are turning to the internet for help.

Harmful protein holds key to fighting obesity

Obesity occurs when people eat more food than they need or fail to use it up when expending energy.

What’s the cause of the painless lump in my thigh?

I have had a painless lump on my thigh for quite some time.

How to live when you’re staring death in the face

We are all going to die, but death feels more real for a person with a chronic terminal illness.

Rosemary Odinga drops out of Kibra race

She launched her bid to vie for the Kibra seat in January.

COUNTY POLITICS: Bondo MP digs in to keep seat from Oburu Oginga

Dr Oginga accused the MP of openly neglecting development projects he initiated when in office.

We should all support gender equality

Kenya has made some impressive strides in gender equality in recent years.  

Curbing resurgence of Somali piracy

Job creation aids crime prevention. What is done on land impacts action at sea.