• Officers implicated in NYS scam sent on compulsory leave
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 3:44 pm

    Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs  Cabinet Secretary Margaret Kobia has sent all officers in procurement, accounting and finance department under investigations at the troubled National Youth Service (NYS) on compulsory leave.   The decision has received support from […]

  • Weatherman warns of heavy rains in the next two days
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 3:15 pm

    The meteorological department is warning of heavy rains in the next two days in 22 Counties. The weatherman has predicted rains of more than 50mm in Western, Central, North Rift and Northern Kenya beginning Monday. This comes as the death toll owing to flooding continues to rise. Residents in […]

  • KCB Autocross 5 underway in Nakuru
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 9:53 am

    The 5th round of KCB National Autocross Championship is underway in Nakuru at the Rift Valley Motorsports Club in Solai. 20 drivers are battling for top honors in Sunday 20th May event. KCB Bank Kenya Flamengo Branch Manager Eugenio Waweru flagged off Imran Hakada first in today’s […]

  • Train transporting super petrol overturns in Mombasa
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 9:35 am

    Transport to Mombasa was completely cut off Sunday morning after a cargo train veered off the tracks blocking access to the mainland. The train ferrying 25,000 liters of super petrol spilled part of its cargo into the Indian Ocean at Kibarani in Changamwe. A contingent of police officers cordoned […]

  • Man badly hurt by lava spatter in Hawaii
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 9:19 am

    The first serious injury has been reported as Hawaii continues to grapple with weeks of volcanic eruptions and lava flow. The injured man was sitting on a balcony at his home when “lava spatter” – projectile molten rock – landed on him. “It hit him on the shin and […]

  • China agrees to import more goods and services from US
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 9:16 am

    China has agreed to buy more US goods and services, a move Washington says will “substantially reduce” its $335bn annual trade deficit with Beijing. “Both sides agreed on meaningful increases in US agriculture and energy exports,” a US-China statement said. “This will […]

  • Government urged to ease cost of processing NHIF cards
    by bethnyaga on May 20, 2018 at 9:04 am

    Long queues and high cost of treatment not only adds agony but also put at risk thousands of lives of cancer patients in Kenya who struggle to get treatment both locally and internationally. Speaking during the Nakuru Cancer Awareness Charity Walk, Nakuru County First Lady Elizabeth […]

  • Issue life bans on doping athletes, Tata urges
    by bethnyaga on May 19, 2018 at 11:13 am

    Retired Kenyan athlete Rose Tata has asked Athletics Kenya to issue life bans on athletes caught in doping scandals. Tata who won medals for Kenya in the late 70’s says life bans will help Kenya keep its clean name in the global events. Kenya is grappling with the doping syndrome among its […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo ‘120% fit’ for Real Madrid v Liverpool
    by bethnyaga on May 19, 2018 at 10:56 am

    Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the Champions League final against Liverpool in a week’s time, says manager Zinedine Zidane. Ronaldo, 33, has not played since spraining his ankle during the El Clasico draw with Barcelona earlier this month but could feature against […]

  • Maria Sharapova to play Simon Halep in semi-finals
    by bethnyaga on May 19, 2018 at 10:52 am

    Former world number one Maria Sharapova reached the Italian Open semi-finals after fighting back to beat reigning French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko. Sharapova, 31, won 6-7 (6-8) 6-4 7-5 against the 20-year-old Latvian, taking her third match point to end a gripping contest which lasted over […]