Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014    Time: 10:14  
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Don’t use me as a scapegoat, Labour Minister tells Orengo

Labour  Cabinet  Secretary, Kazungu  Kambi has told Senator  James  Orengo to stop using his name as a scapegoat in the land scam and sort out the  mess he created at ...

I will leave the ministry clean, Ngilu affirms

Lands, Housing and Urban Development Cabinet Secretary, Charity Ngilu has asserted her commitment in implementing far reaching land  reforms in the ministry to ensure the public was served ...

Governance

Business standstill at Bungoma as disabled besiege county office

Business at the county government offices in Bungoma were disrupted for several hours after persons with disabilities besieged workers demanding to be financed to attend the National sitting volley ball ...

Kwale Governor Upgrades Msambweni Hospital

Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya has elevated Msambweni District Hospital to the status of county referral facility. Speaking recently during the first ever communal clean-up exercise organized by the hospital’s management board, ...

Education

KNUT Concerned over Killing Of Teachers

The Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) Garissa branch has raised concern over alleged killings targeting non-local teachers in the county. Area branch KNUT secretary Ibrahim Atosh said continued attacks on ...

Shortlisted candidates attend interview

Candidates  who had been shortlisted for the recently advertised  Teachers Service Commission (TSC) vacancies presented themselves for interviews at  Kisumu Girls’ High School  in Kisumu County  on Tuesday. Speaking   to  KNA, ...

Business

Kilifi County set to Revive the Fish Industry

Kilifi County set to Revive the Fish Industry

Fishermen at Mtwapa in Kilifi County are set to benefit when the Ksh.4-million fish landing depot currently under construction was completed. The County, through its Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Department plans ...

Launch of Jamii Bora Debit Card

Launch of Jamii Bora Debit Card

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Health & Environment

Kwale Governor Upgrades Msambweni Hospital

Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya has elevated Msambweni District Hospital to the status of county referral facility. Speaking recently during the first ever communal clean-up exercise organized by the hospital’s management board, ...

Disabled Besiege Bungoma County Office

Business at the Bungoma county offices were disrupted for several hours after persons with disabilities besieged workers demanding for financed to take part in the National Sitting volley ball games in ...

Video

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Sports

Rugby Dala Sevens event ready to scrum off

Arrangements  for  the  hosting  of  Safaricom  Dala  Sevens slated for  Kisumu  this weekend are complete. Vice-chairman of  the Kisumu  Rugby  Association, Gabriel  Amolo said that they were ready to host the ...

UAP  Ndakaini  half  marathon  kicks  off  in  September

Individuals and corporate organizations interested in participating in the eleventh edition of  UAP  Ndakaini  half marathon can now register online following the official launch of the registration exercise. Speaking  on Wednesday  during ...

Gender & Children Issues

Disabled Besiege Bungoma County Office

Business at the Bungoma county offices were disrupted for several hours after persons with disabilities besieged workers demanding for financed to take part in the National Sitting volley ball games in ...

Residents react to nullification of police recruitment

The  nullification of the police recruitment exercise which had been conducted at the Amagoro primary school grounds centre in Teso North  sub-county, has drawn mixed reactions from residents of the ...

Wildlife & Tourism

Mombasa International Cultural Festival Kicks Off

The much awaited maiden Mombasa International Cultural Festival expected to show case rich cultural performances, artistic programs, public forums and exhibitions kicks off in the coastal city this week. Mombasa County ...

Conservation Groups Cautioned over Squabbles

Conservation Groups Cautioned over Squabbles

The Director General of Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Mr. William Kiprono has urged conservation groups in the country to stop ongoing supremacy battles but instead cncert the energies to win ...

Peace/Security

Shamba boy kills lover in Maragua

Grief engulfed Mungetho village in Murang’a County after a 20-year old lady was allegedly killed by her jilted lover on Tuesday night. The body of Evelyne Wanjiru was found lying in ...

Brothers Flee after Killing sister in law

Police in Kericho County have launched a manhunt for two brothers who allegedly murdered their sister in-law before fleeing. The two brothers who are still at large had attacked and seriously ...

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 ...