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Law School must maintain standards 2019-02-08 02:46:31The Kenya Law School this week failed 80 per cent of the 1,505 students who sat the bar exam (see P6). Some units like Trial Advocacy have a 94 per c

Safaricom signs parking fee deal 2019-02-08 01:14:12Safaricom has entered the parking payments business following a partnership with Kenya Airports Parking Services. The firm is widening its revenue st

Apex court to decide Ndiritu’s future today 2019-02-08 01:02:04The Supreme Court is on Friday expected to rule on a petition challenging the election of Ndiritu Muriithi as Laikipia governor in the August 8, 2017,

‘Underfunded’ county performing poorly 2019-02-08 01:00:12Elgeyo Marakwet is in a financial crisis and has been forced to suspend several operations. Governor Alex Tolgos blames all this on underfunding. To

Speaker to stay in offi ce until her 2019-02-08 00:59:49Impeached Homa Bay county assembly speaker Elizabeth Ayoo (pictured)will stay in office until her petition is determined, a court ruled yesterday. Em

SAMUEL WAIRIMU: Agriculture census will be key to 2019-02-08 00:59:05Kenya will hold its first agriculture census this year. It will be integrated with the National Population and Housing Census, which is conducted ever

PATRICK GATHARA: Talk of police reforms just that 2019-02-08 00:58:47This week the National Police Service decided that it was a crime for citizens to film officers doing unsavoury things. And the Director of Public Pro

We’ll strike if county fails to listen to 2019-02-08 00:09:47Nurses in Busia have dismissed claims that they held talks with the county government to call off a strike set for February 18. Their union’s b

Ignore inciters, licence fees not raised, Meru traders 2019-02-08 00:09:24Meru Deputy Governor Titus Ntochiu has warned against inciting traders not to pay levies. He dismissed claims that the county has increased the amoun

Politics of witch-hunt ruining Ukambani growth, says Mutua 2019-02-08 00:09:06Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua and Senator Boniface Kabaka say hardline party politics is hurting development in Ukambani. They want Kitui, Machakos

Digital learning still a pipe dream in Baringo’s 2019-02-06 23:42:34At Kapng’etino Primary in Bartabwa ward, Baringo North, Grade 3 pupils are crammed around a few desks in a dusty, mud-wall classroom whose rafte

Nzoia Sugar farmers to get Sh579m payout tomorrow 2019-02-06 23:39:17Cane farmers contracted by Nzoia Sugar Company will get Sh579 million beginning tomorrow. Nzoia Sugar chairman Joash Wamang’oli Tuesday said Tr

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Painful lessons learnt from social media 2019-02-08 07:00:00Would your social media habits get you sacked?

Government should rethink its approach in the fight 2019-02-08 06:27:00To tame corruption in the country, government must make it an expensive enterprise

Kahiga, over 50 Nyeri officials on costly Mombasa 2019-02-08 05:12:00It is estimated that the more than 50 officials will spend at least Sh7 million.

Working late does not necessarily mean that you 2019-02-08 05:00:58Be prepared to leave work late sometimes, but not for ostentatious reasons.

Why you should worry about Chinese fish 2019-02-08 05:00:00Restaurants now disguise the imports as local catch.

Nurses dare governors and ministry over strike 2019-02-08 05:00:00Nurses say they will return to work if the CBA they agreed on in 2017 is enforced.

Uhuru demands use of single tax collection system 2019-02-08 05:00:00He says using different systems promotes wastage of resources.

Kenya Power yet to locate files in bogus 2019-02-08 05:00:00Three officials are accused of conducting their duties irregularly.

Rule on second-hand cars stays, says Peter Munya 2019-02-08 05:00:00Importers say the order will run them out of business.

20 bank officials face charges for laundering billions 2019-02-08 05:00:0020 officials in the soup.

THE REEL: Comedy, drama and a lesson on 2019-02-08 04:55:00In his natural hyperactive comedic style, Kevin Hart brings most of the laughs.

Siaya leaders plan new college named after Barack 2019-02-08 04:44:28Institution to focus on research on agriculture and fisheries development.

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Two counties to spend over Sh500 million on 2019-02-07 19:00:00Each county to purchase at least 90,000kg of a variety of the farm inputs.

DPP announces plea-bargain for NYS suspects 2019-02-07 19:00:00The Director of Public Prosecutions and the Judiciary will seek more plea bargain deals with suspects and institutions charged with corruption.

Man kills neighbour for preying on his wife 2019-02-07 19:00:00Neighbours claimed suspect stabbed victim several times when he found him in his bed.

CJ Maraga admits challenges in graft fight 2019-02-07 19:00:00Judges have also been accused of ignoring key evidence and delaying cases unnecessarily.

Firms hand in initial report on new plan 2019-02-07 19:00:00The preliminary report focused on mapping the city in terms of the area it covers, physical features, terrain, spread and population.

Moi's eagle-eyed security man dies 2019-02-07 19:00:00Leonard Yator joined the force at 20 and rose to serve under two presidents.

Woman found guilty of shooting boyfriend after dispute 2019-02-07 19:00:00

Bosees of five banks in trouble over NYS 2019-02-07 19:00:00Top detective recommends criminal charges be levelled against chief executives of financial institutions.

Implement report, governor tells Building Bridges team 2019-02-07 19:00:00The 14-member team was formed after the March 9 handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga

MPs blame cartels for lack of cheap fertiliser 2019-02-07 19:00:00Lawmaker claims that shadowy groups plan to sell pricey farm input to desperate farmers.

Obado, Kitayama fight over Sh516m project 2019-02-07 19:00:00Kuria East MP claims county boss has sidelined parts of the region in towns upgrade initiative.

My husband left soon after wedding- woman 2019-02-07 19:00:00The two married on June 21, 2013, but CE is said to have disappeared days later.

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WEEKAHEAD-AFRICA-FX- Traders expect Nigerian naira, Kenyan shilling to 2019-02-07 09:44:07LAGOS, Feb 7 (Reuters) - The Nigerian naira and Kenyan shilling are expected to be stable next week, while the Ugandan shilling and Zambian kwacha are

Radisson Hotel Group to step up expansion in 2019-02-07 08:06:09RABAT, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Radisson Hotel Group plans to operate 130 hotels in Africa by 2022, up from 50 this year as it seeks to reinforce its foothol

Kenya's 15-year Treasury bond yield dips at auction 2019-02-07 03:31:54NAIROBI, Feb 7 (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on Kenya's 15-year Treasury bond bond fell slightly at a Wednesday auction to 12.768 percent fr

India's tea output dips on erratic weather, exports 2019-02-05 07:18:21MUMBAI, Feb 5 (Reuters) - India's tea production nudged 0.8 percent lower in 2018 from a year ago to 1311.63 million kg, trimming exports from the wo

Kenyan shilling unchanged, seen firming 2019-02-05 01:48:40NAIROBI, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The Kenyan shilling was unchanged on Tuesday but was seen inclined on the stronger side amid hard currency inflows from off

UPDATE 3-Car bomb kills 11 at Somalia shopping 2019-02-04 06:12:53MOGADISHU, Feb 4 (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded at a shopping mall in Somalia's capital on Monday, killing 11 people and wounding 10 in an attack th

Kenya's ambulance 'Uber' at heart of siege rescue 2019-02-04 04:00:00NAIROBI, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Just minutes after militants attacked a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi last month, the first ambulances roared up to coll

Kenyan shilling strengthens to a six-month high against 2019-02-04 02:58:46NAIROBI, Feb 4 (Reuters) - The Kenyan shilling strengthened to its strongest level in six months against the dollar on Monday due to hard currency inf

East African nations approve individual trade pacts with 2019-02-02 00:57:39DAR ES SALAAM, Feb 2 (Reuters) - East African countries can individually sign separate trade agreements with the European Union (EU) if a joint deal i

Kenyan shilling firms against the dollar 2019-02-01 02:56:52NAIROBI, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The Kenyan shilling firmed against the dollar on Friday due to dollar inflows from diaspora remittances and portfolio inves

UPDATE 9-Kenya hotel siege over, militants and at 2019-01-16 19:18:59NAIROBI, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Kenyan security forces have killed all the Somali militants who stormed an upscale Nairobi hotel compound, taking at least

Death toll from militant attack on Kenyan hotel 2019-01-16 14:29:42NAIROBI, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The death toll from a militant attack on a Kenyan hotel complex rose to 21 on Wednesday, the police chief said in a televi

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US cuts aid to Cameroon over human rights 2019-02-07 11:11:24US to also suspend training and the delivery of spare parts for transport aircraft owned by Cameroon.

President orders life sentence for Sierra Leone sex 2019-02-07 11:10:58Freetown in radical move to protect women and children

Five killed in South Africa coal mine blast 2019-02-07 09:55:20At least 20 people believed to be still trapped underground at the Gloria coal mine near Middelburg

Zimbabwe churches try to broker dialogue after opposition 2019-02-07 09:53:15Church leaders step forward to mediate and reconcile political parties.

France recalls Italy envoy over 'unprecedented' criticism: foreign 2019-02-07 08:16:30Italy’s two deputy prime ministers have goaded French President Macron on a host of inflammatory issues.

Uganda police arrest BBC investigative journalists 2019-02-07 07:11:45Govt spokesman says police told him the journalists intended “to embarrass the government”.

Senegal secure Under-20 World Cup place 2019-02-07 07:02:21Ghana beaten 2-0 in the race for a place in Poland

Handshake shakes up corruption culture in Kenya at 2019-02-07 06:08:00For the first time, Kenya admitted to the ugly warts on its body politic.

Clinton on a mission to douse Nigeria’s political 2019-02-07 06:00:00Ex US president Bill Clinton to meet with major contenders to negotiate peace deal amidst political mudslinging.

On social media as in tribal Pakistan, it 2019-02-07 04:59:00For women, what they do is never forgotten, but men can perpetrate all sorts of atrocities.

Tshisekedi meets Kenyatta and Odinga, focus on bilateral 2019-02-07 04:56:00President Tshisekedi in Kenya for bilateral talks; meets Uhuru and Raila.

Sudan's Bashir softens tone dramatically, says reporters to 2019-02-07 04:53:15Remarks are a dramatic contrast to Bashir’s previous demand for the “rats to go back to their holes”.