• Kisumu opposition leaders snub jamhuri day fete
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 5:24 pm

    The Kisumu County government leadership snubbed the Jamhuri day celebrations that took place at the Jomo Kenyatta Sports ground in Kisumu. Despite their absence and lack of representation however, the ceremony went ahead with County Commissioner Pauline Dola calling for peaceful coexistence among […]

  • Real aiming for third Club World Cup
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 5:16 pm

    European champions Real Madrid begin their campaign to win a third Club World Cup with a semi-final against Al Jazira in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Zinedine Zidane’s side are aiming to become the first team to win the competition in successive seasons. Barcelona are the only team to have won the […]

  • Ex-world champion Fury free to resume boxing career
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 5:07 pm

    Britain’s Tyson Fury is free to resume his boxing career after accepting a backdated two-year doping ban. The former world heavyweight champion was charged in June 2016 for using a banned steroid, but blamed the result on eating uncastrated wild boar. His victory over Wladimir Klitschko in […]

  • South Sudan clashes ‘kill 170’
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 5:03 pm

    More than 170 people have died in the last week in clashes between two sub-clans in South Sudan, an MP has said. The violence in the Western Lakes region has also seen more than 200 people injured, local MP Dharuai Mabor Teny added. Despite clashes being relatively common, the toll from the latest […]

  • CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup 2017 takes a break
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 4:59 pm

    The CECAFA Senior Challenge took a two day break Tuesday, with hosts Kenya taking on Burundi in the semi finals when the tournament resumes on Thursday. Kenya finished top of Group ‘A, with eight points, one more than Zanzibar, who lost to guests Libya, with the latter finishing the group […]

  • President Kenyatta honours Kenyans for distinguished service
    by Claire Wanja on December 12, 2017 at 4:39 pm

    President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday presented national awards and honours to Kenyans who have served the country with distinction. The President conferred the ‘Elder of the Order of the Golden Heart’ (E.G.H) on Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka, Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen, and […]

  • Stern action to be taken against motorists flouting traffic rules
    by bethnyaga on December 12, 2017 at 1:10 pm

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed the Kenya Police Service to take stern action against motorists flouting traffic rules, especially during this festive season.  Speaking at the Kasarani Sports Complex when he led the nation in celebrating this year’s Jamhuri Day, President Kenyatta […]

  • Economy over politics is the road to progress, President Kenyatta
    by bethnyaga on December 12, 2017 at 12:23 pm

    President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday said a focus on economic development and a shift from politics for politics’ sake is the only way to transform Kenya. He said Kenya has lost many golden opportunities because leaders have elevated politics to a level higher than economic prosperity. The […]

  • Proper documentation required to ease land compensation cases
    by bethnyaga on December 12, 2017 at 12:15 pm

    Residents of Garissa whose land will be affected by the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport corridor have been advised to get proper documentation to ease compensation. The county’s National Land Commission acting coordinator Abdikarim Issack said it will be difficult for any person to […]

  • Several people feared dead after grisly road accident at Sachangwan
    by bethnyaga on December 12, 2017 at 10:48 am

    At least twenty people are feared dead as multiple vehicles crashed causing a grisly pile up at Sachangwan area along Nakuru Eldoret Highway. Sources on the ground say a truck driver who was trying to evade the National Transport and Safety Authority – NTSA officers lost […]