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Nairobi residents will continue to spend more on water as the utility provider signalled increased rationing after the levels at main reservoir Ndakaini dam dropped to an all-time low.
The photos have, however, got Kenyans talking, seeing that Kenyan police cars had been turned into the machine gun carrier of al-Shabaab.
Butali Sugar Warriors will be out to bounce back to winning ways then they take on Chase Sailors in a mid-week Kenya hockey Union men's Premier League match at the City Park Stadium, Nairobi. The 2015 champions drew 0-0 with second placed ...
Dar es Salaam - Councillors in the Ubungo Municipality are next week expected to give their stand on the decision to name the erstwhile Ubungo National Housing corporation (NHC) Street after the Kenya national team (Harambee Stars) captain and the ...
Congolese songstress Mbilia Bel jetted into Nairobi Monday evening to a rousing welcome at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
Al-Shabab has carried out more than 100 attacks on Kenya since 2011. It says the attacks are retribution for Kenya sending troops to Somalia to fight them.
Towns like Langwenda in Kenya's central Nakuru County still bear the scars of the post-election violence that rocked the country a decade ago.
A Ugandan thief rushed into a police station in Bungoma yesterday with a swarm of bees hot on his heels and confessed to stealing a car.
MARSABIT, Kenya, June 26 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan police confirmed on Monday that they are interrogating five suspects in connection with renewed clashes in Marsabit county in northern part after the murder of ten people this month.
The Jubilee administration has pledged to encourage creation of region specific industries in each of the 47 counties to support devolution.
Opinion is sharply divided on whether the government should spend taxpayers' money to bail out a troubled private business in the name of Nakumatt Holdings.
A wanted notorious criminal gang leader was on Sunday killed by a mob in Old Town, Mombasa county.Mohammed Bobocha was killed after he allegedly ...
An Elgeyo Marakwet governor candidate has said he will not allow county staff to live in the neighbouring Uasin Gishu county if he wins.
Maua - President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Saturday that rapid industrialization was at the heart of the next phase of Kenya's development and would see millions of more people lifted out of poverty. On the second day of campaigns in Meru County, the ...
Embu PNU gubernatorial candidate Kithinji Kiragu speaking to supporters at Kithimu town in Embu North Sub-county on Sunday June 25, 2017.
Tottenham Hotspurs Kenyan midfielder has thanked Ubungo municipality for naming a street in his honour. The honour came just 24 hours after he named Kenya's most influential sporting personality. The Tottenham midfielder who attended a football ...
On May 31st Kenya celebrated the inauguration of the first phase of the new high-speed rail link from Mombasa to Nairobi. Now Kenyans can travel between the two largest cities quickly and cheaply. Accelerated movement of cargo and people will mean ...
Strathmore University Scorpions warmed up for their crunch Kenya hockey Union women's Premier League clash against rivals USIU Spartans with a 6-0 ...
Towns like Langwenda in Kenya's central Nakuru County still bear the scars of the post-election violence that rocked the country a decade ago.
Real estate firm Property Reality Company (PRC) has launched the Kilimo Biashara greenhouse project in Mbuni in Isinya town. PRC's Kilimo Biashara initiative was first introduced in Aberdare View, Nyeri County, last year and relies on a business model ...
A couple from Bucks County is heading to Kenya with their three children to bore wells. They hope their Ekenywa - "new beginning" - project will help the ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has issued title deeds to residents of colonial villages in Nyeri County.
Participants during community dialogue session on extra-judicial killings at Shauri Moyo's Young Men's Christian Association hall in Nairobi.
Second-placed Greensharks will be out to end Butali Sugar Warriors' nine-match unbeaten run this evening when the two sides clash in the Kenya hockey Union men's Premier League at City Park Stadium. Ten matches are on the cards this weekend at the ...
sport betting company SportPesa has announced it will end sponsorship of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) after the government imposed a hefty tax increase on gaming revenue.
He spoke in Mombasa town on Thursday during a ceremony to celebrate the 91st birthday of Queen Elizabeth organised by British High Commissioner to Kenya Nic Hailey. Balala said UK tourists have a good projection this year. So far, more than 34,000 ...
MANDERA, Kenya, June 23 (Xinhua) -- At least three people were killed and three others seriously injured by the Islamist militant group al-Shabaab early Friday in a northeast Kenyan border town. Mohamud Saleh, commissioner of the region, said a police ...
"Several" participants at a medical conference at a hotel in Nairobi have come down with a foodborne disease suspected to be cholera, the Kenya Medical Association said Friday. Rapid screening tests were positive for cholera as further tests were ...
In Nairobi, for instance, you can now apply for a single business permit, fire clearance certificate, advertising signage, and health certificate and food hygiene online, from the comfort of your home or office instead of gallivanting across the city ...
Nairobi, June 21 (Xinhua) -- The past few weeks had been a surprise for Kassim, a worker at Fort Jesus, as the Unesco's World Heritage Site in Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa saw an increase of visitors in a usually low season. Francis ... We have ...
Kenya's government says it will supply sanitary pads to teenage girls enrolled in public schools. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday signed the act into law.
Kenya's energy sector looks to broaden links with the United Kingdom, as the City seeks to strengthen ties with Kenyan economies. A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed by the Kenyan government and the London Stock Exchange (LSE), ...
Xavier Viegas, an expert on forest fires, said the blaze spread too quickly and violently for firefighters to respond in some villages, but the deaths have mainly shown shortcomings in communications to evacuate people in time. ... "It could have been ...
We should regroup around a new vision of conservation that all Kenyans can aspire to. ... a nation looks like, however, needs to be defined as an image that includes all the trappings of advanced infrastructure and systems: institutions that function ...
The activist and special envoy to the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees marked World refugee Day by meeting adolescent sexual assault survivors in the city of Nairobi, including a girl who was the "same age as my eldest son ...
A rescue operation is underway in the Kenyan town of Ndau, located in the Lamu county area where Kenyan Red Cross reports that an unknown number of ...
Nairobi, June 20 (Xinhua) -- The past few weeks had been a surprise for Kassim, a worker at Fort Jesus, as the Unesco's World Heritage Site in Kenya's ...
Speaking on the sidelines of Mid-Term Review of the third medium term plan of Kenya Vision 2030 in Machakos, the PS revealed that the government had signed a deal with South Korea to set up an institute that will oversee construction works in Konza.
Today I'm happy to have a guest blogger, Kari Costanza, give a first-hand account on the hunger crisis currently underway Turkana, Kenya. Link to the ... Ironically, Nanaam means water, but the villagers had renamed their village Ngikwasinyen, or "dry ...
City hall has halted plans to hire some 600 inspectorate officers after 'cartels' allegedly infiltrated the process.
Members of the Nairobi county assembly have extended their term in office for another two weeks. The MCAs agreed they were not only extending the life of the House to dispense of key business, but also because they were broke.
Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore shared images of her wedding to an unidentified businessman earlier this month.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Imam Yussuf Abdi speaks at a news conference where religious and community leaders gathered at the Madina masjid Islamic Center in Salt Lake City to show support, Friday March 10, 2017.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Imam Yussuf Abdi speaks at a news conference where religious and community leaders gathered at the Madina masjid Islamic Center in Salt Lake City to show support, Friday March 10, 2017.
Nairobi Morans will face Kampala City Sharks in the final of the inaugural Africa Cities men's Challenge Cup at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium on Friday from 8pm.
police shot dead a suspected robber after a daring robbery at Nyeri town's Mudavadi market. Two men walked into an M-Pesa shop and threatened the attendant with a gun before robbing her of an unknown amount of cash.
Telkom subscribers with 4G-enabled devices will now enjoy the service in major cities and towns following the network upgrade.
Nairobi, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Representatives of Chinese companies from Shenzhen Municipality, one of the most innovative cities in China, are in Nairobi to meet local investors to discuss investment opportunities in energy, trade, finance and ...
An improvised explosive device killed four people in a passenger vehicle in northern Kenya in a suspected extremist attack, an official said Friday, as fears grew that the Al-Shabab extremist group in neighboring Somalia had adopted a deadly new strategy.
Nairobi Morans sailed into the semi-final of the inaugural basketball Africa Cities Challenge Cup after beating Kampala Red Stars 59-55 at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium on Tuesday night.




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