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The Kenya Integrated Households Budget Survey has found out that 70.1 per cent or 7.99 million households countrywide are without internet connection. Only 3.42 million households are connected to the internet nationally, 1.07 million in rural areas and 2.34 million households in Urban areas.

They have never seen themselves as Kenyans, or Tanzanians, the only strata being traditional clans, age-groups and age-sets. With land in the ... And during elections he says politicians move across to Uganda and pay young people to acquire Kenyan identity cards, so as to register to vote in Kenya.
The answer to just how many people die on Kenya's roads depends on who you ask. The country's national transport authority put it at 2,965 for 2016, while the official statistics agency had it as 4,809 people. Then there's the World Health Organisation, which says between 3,000 and 13,000 Kenyans ...

BUSINESS EXECUTIVES · Area Sales Manager · Procurement Assistant- Intern · Communication Manager, P-4, USSC Nairobi, Kenya · Finance Assistant (Kenyan Nationals Only) Mandera - Kenya. Shares. Share. Tweet. Email. Share. Share. . This is a citizen journalism website. The views ...
The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics' (KNBS) 2016 household budget survey found that the largest portion of Kenya's workforce (28 per cent) has a workweek of between 40 and 48 hours. Though more than a quarter of Kenyan workers put in up to 48 hours in their jobs, the national average work ...
The lobby said the NRM 'General' was subjected to inhumane and degrading treatment and demanded that Uhuru immediately facilitate his return to Kenya. Miguna, who attended Raila Odinga's swearing-in as the People's President,was forcefully deported to Dubai on Wednesday. He said he ...
He added that the man, who served as patron of various public institutions in Roysambu constituency, Nairobi, was a great grassroots mobiliser who worked to empower people economically. “He knew and understood my vision and that of Jubilee Party of uniting Kenyans to live together harmoniously.
“As a whole, we planned to construct 200,000 units for social purposes for people living in informal settlements and 800,000 affordable units - the kind of houses that Kenyans can buy for as little as Sh3 million - but we are facing some challenges to that end,” said Ms Munano. She explained that the ...
By JEREMIAH WAKAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 13 – The number of food insecure persons in Kenya could increase to 3.9 million this year, up from 3.4 million last year. A humanitarian outlook by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) for the country also projects an increase in the number of children ...
US President Donald Trump. Number of Kenyans removed from US has increased to 103 from 63 in 2016. FILE PHOTO | AFP. In Summary. US authorities expelled a total of 2, 134 individuals from sub-Saharan countries in the past fiscal year. Somalia accounted for the sharpest increase in African ...
A group of Kenyans in the United States staged a march at the United Nations headquarters in New York to protest the crackdown on opposition leaders ... “We want the international community to know what is going on in Kenya where impunity and flagrant disregard of judicial process, press freedom and ...
“No Kenyan has ever told America who their President is, neither have we ever told the UK or Germany who its Prime Minister is, why should they tell Kenyans who their President is? Kenyans know who their President is,” the Opposition chief said/FILE. By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 11 ...
Demonstrators march calling for the international community to make AIDS drugs available to all. The United States has poured more than $5.5 billion into Kenya over the past 15 years in an effort to control the HIV/Aids epidemic. PHOTO | GEOFF ROBINS | AFP ...

NAIROBI, Kenya — The Kenyan government cut transmissions of three private television stations and moved to criminalize a political opposition group on Tuesday, as supporters of the opposition leader Raila Odinga gathered in the capital to name him “the people's president.” Mr. Odinga lost his bid for the ...
"Kenya as a state is going against regional, international and local treaties that safeguard human rights because the Sengwer issue, the rights of the indigenous people, rights to their housing are anchored in our constitution and in international law that Kenya is a treaty to, so it is purely a human rights issue ...
Court orders arrest of Kenyan in Rwanda over Sh2.7 million theft. 2. Nzoia Sugar Sh11m fraud case pushed to Wednesday after manager falls sick. 3. Poll petitions: 268 cases pending in court,114 dismissed - IEBC. 4. Wajir West politician to file application for RO's recall · The Star, Kenya. Partner sites.
NSE upgrade to enable Kenyans borrow and lend each other shares ... Kenyan investors will be able to lend and borrow shares from each other from June, with the NSE set to roll out a system upgrade to accommodate the product within the next five months. Treasury CS Henry Rotich gazetted the rules ...
Betty Kyallo, a successful news anchor in Kenya. She is currently the top news anchor at KTN. She is always being trolled every now and then for various reasons. Be it her relationship with Mombasa Governor Joho or her failed marriage to fellow TV personality Denis Okari or be it her dark armpits. People ...
“Our only hope in flying the body back, for a decent burial, lies in the Kenyan government as the family is cash-strapped." Former area MCA Simon Wanyoike expressed concern about the number of Kenyans in foreign countries in the last couple of years. “Young Kenyans seeking greener pastures in ...
Nairobi — Kenya's main opposition alliance said it will proceed with plans to swear in Raila Odinga as the so-called people's president as it reiterated calls for a national dialogue. Odinga, leader of the National Super Alliance (NASA), will be sworn in on January 30, David Ndii, a technical adviser to the ...
Kenyan Community in Germany is currently fund raising to facilitate the transportation of his body back home. The community has so far raised Sh880,000 and is appealing to friends and well wishers to contribute for the course. The wish of his family in Kenya is for the body of Brian to be sent back home ...
Kenyan players put up spirited fights at Nairobi Club to bag all Eastern African region slots to the prestigious African Junior Championships. The region will have Kenya to count on for success and recognition at the continental level, where the finals are slated for April in Tunisia. Kenya swept both boys and ...
Kenyan players in either age categories (14 and 16) extended their spectacular run yesterday, picking invaluable wins to maintain their unbeaten run in the tournament at Nairobi Club. In the boys' 14 and under category, Kenya saw off Burundian opponents 3-0 to set a date with Rwandese opponents in ...
Kenya opened their return to the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup on a losing note when they went down by 169 runs to 2014 champions South Africa at the Lincoln Green, Christchurch, New Zealand yesterday. The immediate former champions rode on 125–run second wicket stand between centurion Raynard ...
Children in Samburu use a lantern lamp in a file photo. Kenyans set to pay more as electricity firm seeks Sh10b [George Mulala| Standard]. Electricity bills are set to rise as Kenya Power moves to recover more than Sh10 billion deferred in fuel costs last year. The company says it under-charged consumers ...
A screenshot of a dramatic exit by a family member from a WhatsApp group has elicited mixed reactions online. One Cousin Lucy posted on a family group a photo of trash bags that were labeled fake family, fake friends, bad habits, grudges and exes. The photo was captioned; “Throw out your trash before ...
Majority of Kenyans are optimistic that 2018 will be a better year than 2017, the latest survey by research firm Trends and Insights For Africa (TIFA) has shown. According to the New ... A majority of Kenyan are also hopefully that the year will signal a return to normalcy for the country. However, there is a ...
NAIROBI, KENYA: Sixty four percent of Kenyans are hopeful this year will be better than 2017, according to a new survey. The New Year Poll released on Wednesday by research firm Trends & Insights For Africa (TIFA) highlighted a burst of optimism among majority of Kenyans weary from the uncertainty of ...
At exactly midnight, spectacular displays of fireworks lit up the sky, screams and shouts rent the air as Kenyans celebrated new beginnings. ... Pastor Prince Oba-Sike led the congregation in praying for Kenya, the government and road safety especially with the many accidents witnessed in December.
In 2017, Kenyans experienced a number of challenges ranging from political unrest, slow economic growth, job layoffs, and inflation to high cost of living. ... 2017 was the year when food prices became the yard stick for Kenya's economic performance in the eyes of the ordinary mwananchi” says Ms Ireri.
Raila Odinga after being sworn in as the people's president. ... In what some have called a coup, Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga was hastily sworn in in a mock ceremony as the “people's president” by two ... Win or lose, Odinga has been at the centre of the Kenyan political story for decades.
... commended Kenyans for showing perseverance and patience as the country waded through a tough political period for the better part of 2017. The DP said the experience left the country stronger than before saying God's presence throughout the period was a clear manifestation of His love for Kenya.
Fireworks and jubilant celebrations rent the air as people joined in the countdown to 12am in many parts of the country. ... In their New Year messages, Governor Granton Samboja and Senator Jones Mwaruma asked Kenyans to put aside their political differences and unite for the sake of prosperity of the ...
TheKEprince: "Hahah was in a company where we used to be at work at 8, but after too much lateness among many people it was pushed to 8.30. I joined the ... The U.S. Embassy and other embassies in Kenya, for example, are places where Kenyans are on time, or even hours early, for appointments.
As colony Kenyans began to feel the pinch. Settlers forced them to work in plantations for a pittance which pittance was taxed to keep the colony running. The Result was the formation of political movements in the 1920s such as Archdeacon Owen's "Piny Owacho" (Voice of the People) movement and the ...
FROM LEFT: Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists' Union secretary general Dr Ouma Oluga, Kenyan athlete Kenya's Joyciline ... Kenyans online are doing their own commendations after a list of people awarded the Head of State Commendations on Jamhuri Day appeared online.
President Uhuru Kenyatta will issue awards and honours to various Kenyans for their outstanding efforts and services rendered to the nation. Those named will be feted by the President at Statehouse on Jamhuri day, as Kenya marks 54 years of independence. A total of 59 ciitizens will receive the awards.
Up to 2.6 million people cannot afford a decent meal (Photo: Denish Ochieng| Standard). One of the national priorities outlined by Kenya's first president, Jomo Kenyatta, after independence was to fight hunger. But as the country turns 54 today, millions of Kenyans cannot afford to put at least one meal a ...
Kenyans from different walks of life on Tuesday marked the Jamhuri Day celebrations by spreading messages of peace on social media. Jamuhuri Day celebrated every year on the 12th of December is one of the most important dates in the country's calendar. It commemorates the establishment of Kenya ...
I am proud to be a Kenyan, to belong to a nation that has, within a few short decades, shown the world the excellence of its people, its love of democracy and ... As I have stated before, as President of all Kenyans, I am willing and commit to engage all Kenyans, and all Kenyan leaders, including my worthy ...
Pollution is still a huge problem despite Kenya receiving praise during last week's third United Nations Environment Assembly for banning plastic bags. ... According to a UN Environment report on pollution released in September, some seven million people die each year because of breathing unclean air.
The National Super Alliance (NASA) postponed the much anticipated controversial inauguration of its chief, Raila Odinga, as the 'People's President' on Sunday evening. Kenyans expressed mixed reactions following the unexpected move by the coalition to postpone the swearing-in that was to take place ...
Many are those who wish they were Kenyans. Indeed, there are several Westerners – whose nations we often long to live in – who have come here for leisure or business, but have turned Kenya into their home. Yet, some of us appear determined to destroy this nation through our negative attitudes, speech ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Satruday urged Kenyans to register as members of National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) so that they can be able to access medical services. Uhuru said that through this, Kenyans will not have to worry about hospital costs when they fall sick. “There is no person who knows ...
The manner in which Kenyans serving prison sentences in South Sudan were released this week has left in its wake questions about Kenya's ability to ... The Kenyan government says the four were released after President Uhuru Kenyatta held talks with his counterpart Salva Kiir in Nairobi after his ...
Kenya has just gone through the longest electioneering period in recent memory. From a logistical standpoint, observed Mr David Ogega, a Kenyan resident of Atlanta, Georgia, Kenyans make travel arrangements months in advance. He noted that the Christmas celebrations in Kenya are unlikely to have a ...


 

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