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  • Nyeri MCA Peter Weru is dead
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 4:29 pm

    A Nyeri MCA Peter Weru is dead.Weru who is Ward Rep for Ruguru died today as he was being treated at Outspan hospital. Nyeri County Speaker John Kagushi said Weru felt dizzy as he was addressing a gathering during the Jamhuri Day celebrations at Nduduini Primary School in Mathira […]

  • NTSA denies claims its officers caused Sachangwan accident
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:55 pm

    NTSA has refuted claims that is officers are to blame for the Sachangwan accident that killed more than 32 people.Director general Francis Meja on Tuesday said his officers are being crucified for their diligent work.It was said that NTSA officers were pursuing the driver of a trailer that lost […]

  • JamboPay scoops top innovation award
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    JamboPay, the online payment services provider behind the automation of services in Nairobi county, has won most innovative Fintech company award.The firm scooped the top prize during the Digital Inclusion awards ceremony held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Nairobi on […]

  • Forget about election dialogue with Jubilee, MP Nduati tells NASA
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:29 pm

    Gatanga MP Joseph Nduati has asked the Opposition to permanently call off plans to swear in its leader Raila Odinga.He said the issue has caused a lot of anxiety as Kenyans are worried that there will be more violent protests.Raila was to be sworn in on Tuesday as the people's president but […]

  • Mugabe leaves for Singapore in maiden trip since coup
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:29 pm

    Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe has left the country for medical checks in Singapore, his first foreign travel since the army forced him from office last month, a state security official said on Tuesday.The 93-year-old, who ruled the southern African nation for 37 years, resigned after […]

  • Teachers asked to declare wealth by December 31
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:10 pm

    Teachers have until December 31 to submit their wealth declaration forms to the Teachers Service Commission in line with the Public Officer Ethics Act.The law requires every public officer to submit once every two years a declaration of their income, assets and liabilities and those of their spouse […]

  • County boss collapses while reading Uhuru's Jamhuri day speech
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 2:01 pm

    Fafi subcounty commissioner John Fedha collapsed while reading President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jamhuri Day speech.He was rushed to Bura subcounty hospital where he is still receiving treatment.Area OCPD John Ogola said the speech was later read by the assistant deputy county commissioner.It is not clear […]

  • Raila will have to dance to Jubilee tune until 2022 – MP Sunkuyia
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 1:47 pm

    Raila Odinga would have been placed under house arrest if he was sworn in on Tuesday, Kajiado West MP George Sunkuyia has said.He said the NASA leader was wise to postpone his swearing in as people's president."His intelligence briefed him what the government had in store for him," the MP said […]

  • Sudan must float currency to boost growth, investment - IMF
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 1:42 pm

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Sudan to float its currency to boost growth and investment, a measure the government has opposed even after the United States lifted 20 years of sanctions in October.The government would need to accompany a market-determined exchange rate with other […]

  • Politics is over, let's work together for Kenyans - Uhuru
    by the_star on December 12, 2017 at 1:12 pm

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has warned Kenyans against using unconstitutional means to air grievances, saying such individuals will be dealt with accordingly.He also said he is committed to working with leaders from across the political divide for the country's benefit.“I am ready to work with […]