Date: Friday, August 1, 2014    Time: 9:46  
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Embu governor reshuffles Executive secretaries

Embu Governor who survived two impeachments Martin Wambora has reshuffled his Cabinet in move he says is meant to enhance service delivery. In a statement released to the media ...

Cases of malnutrition alarming South Sudan

Over  13, 270  Children in parts of South Sudan are suffering from shocking rates of malnutrition, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) have revealed. Majority of ...

Governance

Politician urges CORD to shelve push for referendum

Nyaribari Masaba TNA party coordinator John Maroko has asked Cord leaders to shelve their ongoing push for a national referendum on issues affecting the country and give the government time ...

Governor Waithaka forms taskforce to identify public utility land

Nyandarua county governor Daniel Waithaka Mwangi has formed a task force to establish all plots of land that had been set aside for the construction of public utilities by defunct ...

Education

Teachers leaving the profession for greener pastures

Teachers leaving the profession for greener pastures

The decision by many teachers in Turkana County to leave the profession for greener pastures is causing a serious understaffing problem in the schools. According to a Teachers Service Commission staffing ...

Governor Condemns School Fire Tragedy

Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya has underscored the need to ensure the security of students and teachers in schools is guaranteed following a fire tragedy at Mazeras Memorial Girls ...

Business

Lamu Hotels Record Low Business

Hoteliers on the Lamu Island are braving the hard economic times as the effects of insecurity in the coastal region ravages the once lucrative the industry. The hoteliers have been forced ...

Lawyer advocates for public information on government tenders

Members of the public have been urged to continuously seek information on public procurement so as to get knowledge on available services and opportunities. Nyamira lawyer Steve Mogaka noted ...

Health & Environment

HIV and Aids Tribunal strategic plan launched

HIV and Aids Tribunal strategic plan launched

The government is fully committed to support the activities of the HIV and Aids Tribunal to enable it to operate effectively and efficiently. The Ministry of health has thus empowered the ...

Governor Condemns School Fire Tragedy

Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya has underscored the need to ensure the security of students and teachers in schools is guaranteed following a fire tragedy at Mazeras Memorial Girls ...

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Sports

West Kenya FC Makes New Signings

West Kenya FC has made four new signings of a tactician and three players during the mid-season transfer window. The club’s assistant coach Vincent Ndege said Wednesday that the new names ...

Teams cautioned against fielding players without work permits

Football teams in the lower leagues have been cautioned against fielding foreigners without valid work permits. The caution, by Football Kenya federation, (FKF) Nairobi Branch chairperson Michael Ouma comes days before ...

Gender & Children Issues

Teachers leaving the profession for greener pastures

Teachers leaving the profession for greener pastures

The decision by many teachers in Turkana County to leave the profession for greener pastures is causing a serious understaffing problem in the schools. According to a Teachers Service Commission staffing ...

Girl kills his brother in Bungoma

Police in Bungoma North Sub County are tracking down on a school girl who stabbed and killed her brother in Siumbwa in Kabuyefwe location. Bungoma North OCPD Eliud Okello ...

Wildlife & Tourism

Victims Of Hyena Attack Recuperating

Six people attacked by a stray Hyena at Maundi-ni- Meri village in Laikipia West sub-county, Laikipia County are still recuperating at the Nyahururu district hospital where they are admitted. Namaita Lengoloya ...

Mystery as snakes convert a well into residence

Mystery as snakes convert a well into residence

Residents of Majengo village in Ngolia Location in Taita-Taveta County remain mystified after half a dozen snakes invaded a village well and allegedly led to the disappearance of the water ...

Peace/Security

Mau Mau wants financial compensation from the government

The ex-freedom fighters want to be recognized by the government for their role in fighting for Kenya’s independence. The group said they should be given financial compensation so that ...

Governor Condemns School Fire Tragedy

Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya has underscored the need to ensure the security of students and teachers in schools is guaranteed following a fire tragedy at Mazeras Memorial Girls ...

Opinion

Media  urged  to  bridge  deepening  national  divide

Media urged to bridge deepening national divide

The  National  Steering  Committee on Media Monitoring has called on the media to play a fundamental role in arbitrating between public opinion and the State by bridging the deepening national ...

Christians advised against being lured to devilish lifestyle

The house of God is a holy place which must be respected by all people who profess the Christian faith. These remarks were made on Saturday by evangelist Elkana Mose ...