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February 11, 2016 - 0 Comments

The youthful long-serving Kariobangi Sharks chairman Nick Mwendwa is the new president of the Football Kenya Federation. Mwendwa, 37, an Information and Technology specialist polled 50 votes to floor Nairobi-based lawyer and Gor Mahia chairman...

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February 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

  A man was stoned to death in Eastleigh, Nairobi on Monday night when he allegedly killed two Casino employees after he gambled and lost Sh30, 000. A mob killed John Barnabas Mchanga, a Tanzanian, after...

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December 23, 2015 - 0 Comments

Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula got a temporary reprieve on Wednesday after the High Court issued orders stopping the BBC from publishing stories linking him to corruption deals with a tobacco company. Justice Nicholas Ombija agreed...

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November 30, 2015 - 0 Comments

A Kenyan delegation of at least 41 officials will Monday be heading to France for climate change talks, raising questions about the government’s commitment to cutting public spending. A tentative list seen by the Daily Nation shows...

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November 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

One of the countries that Pope Francis will visit is The Central African Republic. Amidst the security fears since he is touring a war-torn country, he will not wear a bullet proof vest. His spokesman...

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November 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday reshuffled his cabinet announcing that the changes were necessary for effective service delivery. He expanded the number of Cabinet Secretaries from 19 to 20. The new cabinet only has five...

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November 2, 2015 - 0 Comments

The High Court in Kisumu on Monday ordered the arrest and prosecution of Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo for claiming that Cord leader Raila Odinga’s life was in danger. Mr Justice Hillary Chemitei dismissed an application...

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October 17, 2015 - 0 Comments

It’s exactly one week before millions of Tanzanians go to polls in one of the most competitive elections. The ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party is facing its greatest challenge since the restoration of multi-party...

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October 10, 2015 - 0 Comments

By DPPS Deputy President William Ruto has asked leaders in the East African region to avoid divisive politics. He encouraged leaders to address issues that drive development, foster unity and improve lives of the people....

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October 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete yesterday allayed fears that his preferred successor, Mr John Magufuli, is likely to work closely with Cord if he wins the elections set for October 25. Mr Kikwete, who is on...

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October 5, 2015 - 0 Comments

By PSCU Kenya and Tanzania have agreed to scale up cooperation in the war against terrorism, drug trafficking and poaching. Speaking on Monday during bilateral talks at State House, Nairobi, President Uhuru Kenyatta and Tanzanian...

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October 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

Teachers have suspended their strike and are expected to return to work on Monday. The Kenya National Union of Teachers and Kenya Union of Post Primary Teachers (Kuppet) made the announcement on Saturday. The unions...

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September 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

NEW YORK Kenya will host the first Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) to be held on African soil. The conference, which will be hosted by Kenya in 2016, will be used to strengthen...

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September 24, 2015 - 0 Comments

By PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta has travelled to the United States to attend the 70th Session of United Nations General Assembly in New York. President Kenyatta will on Friday attend a summit where the UN...

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September 23, 2015 - 0 Comments

By B M J MURIITHI A scheduled meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Kenyans living in and around New York has been cancelled. A statement sent to the Nation by an official at the Kenyan...

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September 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives in New York on Wednesday and is expected to meet Pope Francis and British Prime Minister David Cameron. Kenya’s envoy to the United Nations Macharia Kamau has described President Kenyatta’s trip...

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September 21, 2015 - 0 Comments

Activists from Nairobi will Monday take to the streets to protest the government’s decision to close schools following a strike by teachers. The protest will mark the beginning of week-long demonstrations, said the activists, who...

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September 21, 2015 - 0 Comments

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday night ruled out paying teachers higher salaries, saying that doing so would raise the cost of living. In a televised address from State House, Nairobi, the President said the government...

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