• Enact laws to guarantee our place in Legislature – PWD urges...

    MOMBASA, Kenya, May 21 – The 3rd Annual Legislative Summit kicked off on Sunday with calls for better inclusion of the input of Persons Living with Disability (PWD)within the governance spectrum and the National and County Legislatures, as envisaged by the Constitution of Kenya 2010. Noting […]

  • Senators in Mombasa for annual legislative summit

    NAIROBI, Kenya, May 21 – Senators are in Mombasa in preparation for the annual legislative summit expected to officially kick off on Tuesday. The weeklong event is jointly organized by the Senate and the County Assemblies Forum. It aims at promoting positive engagement between the Senate, […]

  • Meteorological department issues flash floods alert

    NAIROBI, Kenya, May 21 – The Kenya Meteorological Department has issued a flash floods alert in Western, Central, North Rift valley, Northern and Central Regions from Monday. According to an advisory from the organization, heavy rainfall of more than 50mm is expected in the next 24 hours and […]

  • IPOA’s term set to end on Monday

    NAIROBI, Kenya, May 21 – The term of the Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) ends on Monday amid fears of delays in recruiting a new team. The outgoing team led by chairman Macharia Njeru intends to hand over their office to the secretariat during an event to be witnessed by […]

  • Russia election meddling probe may end by September 1: Giuliani

    Washington, United States, May 21 – Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani says the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion with Trump’s campaign could end by September 1. Giuliani said the office of Robert Mueller — the special […]

  • China satellite heralds first mission to dark side of Moon

    Beijing, China, May 21 – China launched on Monday a relay satellite that will allow a rover to communicate with the Earth from the far side of the Moon during an unprecedented mission later this year. The Queqiao (“Magpie Bridge”) satellite was blasted into space from the […]

  • Top managers at NYS to be grilled over Sh9bn fraud claims

    NAIROBI, Kenya, May 21 – Some of the top managers and suppliers at the National Youth Service (NYS) are expected to be grilled Monday over the Sh9 billion fraud claims at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters Nairobi. More than 42 people are expected to appear before a […]

  • Over 29 million watched royal wedding in US: monitor

    WASHINGTON, May 21 – More than 29 million people watched on television in the United States as Britain’s Prince Harry married American actress Megan Markle, according to Nielsen ratings released Sunday. The estimated 29.2 million viewers for Saturday’s ceremony exceed the number […]

  • Britain turning ‘blind eye’ to corrupt Russian cash: MPs

    LONDON, May 21 – British MPs urged the government Monday to clamp down on corrupt Russian money flowing through London, warning that turning a “blind eye” risked undermining its tough approach to Moscow. Prime Minister Theresa May expelled diplomats and vowed new measures against […]

  • Cement, extreme cold experiments to launch on Orbital cargo ship

    TAMPA, May 21 – Food for astronauts, new space gardening gear and an experiment to test how cement forms in weightlessness are poised to launch Monday to the International Space Station aboard Orbital ATK’s unmanned Cygnus spacecraft. An extreme cold experiment and a European module to […]