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Sacked K24 TV Staff Lament Delay in Release of Severance Package

The 160 former workers at Mediamax Networks who were laid off on October 30 are yet to receive their severance…

5 days ago
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“We’re Praying For You” – Rev Lucy Natasha Praises Kanye West

To be honest, I never thought I would live to see the day I put Reverend Lucy Natasha and Kanye…

5 days ago
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Kibra KCSE Supervisor Arrested After Opening Wrong Exam Papers

Police in Kibra on Monday arrested a KCSE examination supervisor after she allegedly unknowingly opened the wrong examination papers. Kibra…

2 weeks ago
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Census 2019 : There are 500,000 more women than men in Kenya

The 2019 population and Census results are out and the Kenyan population has grown to 47.6 million with women marginally…

3 weeks ago
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Jeff Koinange quits HOT 96 – Lillian Muli takes over the airwaves

Popular news anchor, Lillian Muli is starting a new journey in the media industry. Having taken a break from social…

3 weeks ago
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Bus Driver Sentenced to Six Years For Carrying Drunk Students

A driver who was arrested with drunk high school students in Embu last week has been sentenced to six years…

3 weeks ago
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Dr. Dre gives back to hometown with $10M donation to Compton High for arts center

Compton native and music mogul Dr. Dre is giving back to his hometown, donating $10 million to help build a…

3 weeks ago
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Voi Man in Court for Biting 4-month-old Son’s Genitals

A middle-aged man has been presented in court for allegedly assaulting his son. Salim Mwaluma Chongo, 23, was arraigned at…

1 month ago
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Boda Boda Operator Hangs Self after being Caught with Schoolgirl in his House

A boda boda operator committed suicide after being found in a compromising situation with a minor in Ololoipang’i village, Narok…

1 month ago
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Likoni Ferry Tragedy Family to Sue Kenya Ferry Services as Autopsy Results are Released

The family of Likoni Ferry tragedy victims Mariam Kighenda and her 4-year-old daughter Amanda Mutheu intends to sue Kenya Ferry…

1 month ago
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President Kenyatta Sends Home Kenya Ferry Services Board Members

President Uhuru Kenyatta has finally done what a majority of the Kenyan public has been asking; he has sacked all…

1 month ago
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Likoni Tragedy Victim’s Family Denied Compensation by Govt, Issues Threats

The family of the late Mariam Kighenda and her 4-year-old daughter, who died following the tragic Likoni Ferry tragedy, were…

1 month ago
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Kenya Ferry Pays for Likoni Tragedy Victims’ Burial

Kenya Ferry Services (KFS), on Tuesday, October 15, issued a cheque to the family of Likoni tragedy victims to cater…

1 month ago
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New reporting dates for recruits announced by Kenya Prisons

Kenya Prisons Service and the Ministry of Interior on Saturday announced new reporting dates for the constables who were successfully…

1 month ago
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Ken Okoth’s Look Alike Speaks Out after Online Buzz

The ‘ghost’ of the late Kibra MP Ken Okoth has spoken. The supposed ghost is a Kenyan man who shares…

1 month ago
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Clubs and Pubs reduce beers to half price to mark Eluid Kipchoge’s win

Trust Kenyans to find any excuse to party. Also Read: Quick facts about Eliud Kipchoge and wife Grace We are…

1 month ago
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‘It’s a fake account’: Tycoon Jimi Wanjigi speaks out on jet claims to Eliud Kipchoge

Business tycoon Jimi Wanjigi has broken his silence about claims on social media that he will deliver a jet to…

1 month ago
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Cargo plane crashes in Congo with presidential staff on board

KINSHASA, Oct 11 (Reuters) - A cargo plane carrying presidential staff crashed in eastern Congo on Thursday, and all eight…

1 month ago
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Nobel literature prize winners for 2018/2019 announced

The winners of the prestigious Nobel literature prize for the year 2018 and 2019 have been announced. Also Read: Ethiopian…

1 month ago
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Uganda to impose a death penalty on gay sex

Uganda has announced plans for a bill that will impose death penalty on gay sex. Also Read: Three men arrested…

1 month ago
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BBC Journalist Anne Soy arrested with her children at KICC

Anne Soy, a journalist who works at the BBC offices in Nairobi was arrested under unclear circumstances. Also Read: Arrest…

1 month ago
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Here are 5 conditions on which Tob Cohen’s widow, Sarah Wairimu was released on bond

Sarah Wairimu, widow of the late Tob Cohen, has been released on Ksh.2 million bail. Read Also: Tob Cohen’s Murder…

1 month ago
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Finally Bodies of Likoni Ferry Tragedy Victims Retrieved

The car that had the bodies of Mariam Kighendi and her daughter Amanda Mutheu has finally been retrieved from the…

1 month ago
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MP Files for Sh270K Monthly Child Support from Ex-Husband Linked to Cohen’s murder

Peter Njoroge Karanja, the embattled suspect in the murder of Dutch tycoon Tob Cohen, has another case to answer after…

1 month ago
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NTSA Summons Owners of 584 Cars to Verify Ownership

The National Service and Transport Authority (NTSA) has released a list of 584 vehicles whose owners are required to verify…

1 month ago
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Tob Cohen’s Murder – Sarah Wairimu granted Sh4m bond

Tob Cohen's widow, Sarah Wairimu, has been granted Sh4 million bond and two sureties, with the alternative of Sh2 million…

1 month ago
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Passengers injured as Silverstone plane crashes at Wilson Airport in Nairobi

A Silverstone plane crashed on the runway at Wilson Airport in Nairobi on Friday morning. The Lamu bound airplane -…

1 month ago
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Two more people loose their lives in the Indian Ocean after their boat capsized

Two brothers of Tanzanian descent on Wednesday, October 9, lost their lives while on a fishing expedition in the Indian…

1 month ago
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Police Looking for City Preacher Busted Drinking, Partying with 13 Underage Girls

Police in Kasarani area have launched a manhunt for a Nairobi-based pastor who was on Tuesday morning busted with drunk…

1 month ago
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Car in Likoni Ferry tragedy traced, bodies are yet to be recovered

The vehicle that sunk more than a week ago after sliding from the ferry has been found. It is believed…

1 month ago
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Public Holiday – Matiangi confirms October 10 is Moi Day

It is official, Thursday October 10 is a holiday to mark Moi Day. Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi issued a…

1 month ago
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6 years of atrocities without justice for South Sudanese-Amnesty

Victims of rape, torture and other human rights violations in South Sudan are yet to get justice, more than 6…

1 month ago
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Five supervisors at Rai Cement arrested over the murder of Manager Chetan Vyas

Five supervisors at Rai Cement Company in Kericho County were on Saturday arrested over the murder of former General Manager…

1 month ago
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Nakuru woman set ablaze by husband succumbs to burn injuries

A Nakuru trader who was doused with petrol by her husband and set on fire has succumbed to burns she…

1 month ago
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Kisumu: 22 schools earmarked for closure, parents given a week to relocate learners

The Ministry of Education has ordered the closure of 22 schools in Kisumu County for failing to adhere to safety…

2 months ago
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Revealed: More shocking evidence on lawyer Willie Kimani’s murder

The High Court was on Tuesday set to hear more evidence in the trial of four police officers and their…

2 months ago
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5 suspected fraudsters arrested with over 40,000 SIM cards

Detectives have busted a gang of five, believed to be engaging in fraudulent activities which include SIM card scamming to…

2 months ago
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Nick Jonas joins ‘The Voice’ as Adam Levine’s replacement

The Jonas Brothers star is thrilled to be joining the US version of the swinging-chair talent show alongside fellow coaches…

2 months ago
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Jada Pinkett Smith credits Oprah Winfrey with Red Table Talk success

Jada Pinkett Smith has credited Oprah Winfrey with making her show ‘Red Table Talk’ possible. The 48-year-old actress launched her…

2 months ago
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Camila Cabello on why she asks Ed Sheeran for advice “all the time”

The ‘Señorita’ hitmaker teamed up with the British superstar on the track ‘South of the Border’ on his ‘No.6 Collaborations…

2 months ago
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Man Slashes 6-month Pregnant Wife, Dumps her half-dead in Forest

A six-month pregnant woman is recuperating at Makueni Mother and Child hospital after a gruesome attack by her estranged husband…

2 months ago
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Linus Kaikai On What Other Journalists Can Learn from Hussein Mohamed

Seasoned Kenyan journalist Linus Kaikai has paid homage to Hussein Mohamed, describing him as a fantastic person to work with. Citizen TV…

2 months ago
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Kawangware Househelp Who Stole $3,000 Cash and Bought TV For Lover Arraigned in Court

A woman and her lover were last week Friday presented before Kibera senior resident magistrate Barbara Ojoo and charged with stealing $3,000…

2 months ago
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Mombasa Man Abandons Family to Live with S*x worker in a Brothel After Wife Denied him Conjugal Rights

There was drama in Mshomoroni estate in Kisauni, Mombasa after residents teamed up to eject a man from a brothel…

2 months ago
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Passengers robbed as Nairobi-Nyahururu matatu hijacked by robbers

Police are investigating an incident where a 14-seater matatu heading to Nairobi from Nyahururu town was hijacked on Saturday night…

2 months ago
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Buying your laptops, phones from unregistered vendors can give you a life sentence – DCI warns

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has warned the public against buying electronic gadgets including mobile phones, laptops and TV…

2 months ago
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Husband of Ferry Tragedy Victim Refuses to Perform Rituals to Retrieve Bodies

The family of Likoni Ferry tragedy victims on Sunday, October 6 disclosed rituals they have been forced to perform in…

2 months ago
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KQ E190 flight to Tanzania send passengers into panic, technical glitch

A Kenya Airways (KQ) flight headed to Dar es Salaam was on Friday evening forced to return to the Jomo…

2 months ago
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Former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale’s first wife dies, cervical cancer

The first wife of the former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale is dead. Adelaide Khalwale died on Saturday at their Malinya…

2 months ago
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Over 2,000 pastoralists in Tana River and Lamu county return home with old Sh1000 notes

More than 2,000 pastoralists who had migrated to remote areas of Tana River and Lamu counties are back home and…

2 months ago