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 2021-04-18 05:00 

Standard Digital

The gods must be crazy and have invaded Western Kenya...

From Nabii Yohana V in Kanduyi to Yesu wa Tongaren from Tongaren Constituency there is light in Bungoma County. But to what end?...

 2021-04-18 04:44 

Standard Digital

Mining firm roars back to life after land dispute...

The company suffered as a result of political interference and court cases that forced it to close operations in February 2020, leading to layoffs....

 2021-04-18 04:13 

Nation

Few reforms in Sudan even with Bashir in jail...

Bashir rode waves of unrest, usually by using militia to fight his proxy wars....

 2021-04-18 04:13 

Nation

Few reforms in Sudan even with Bashir in jail...

Bashir rode waves of unrest, usually by using militia to fight his proxy wars....

 2021-04-18 04:13 

Nation

Few reforms in Sudan even with Bashir in jail...

Bashir rode waves of unrest, usually by using militia to fight his proxy wars....

 2021-04-18 04:08 

Standard Digital

Body of a 9-year-old boy who went missing last week found with missing parts....

He had been sent to collect his grandfather's cell phone from a nearby shopping centre but did not return home for a week....

 2021-04-18 04:08 

Standard Digital

Body of nine-year-old boy who went missing last week found...

He had been sent to collect his grandfather's cell phone from a nearby shopping centre but did not return home for a week....

 2021-04-18 03:34 

Standard Digital

Human Rights Commission blasts placement of roadblocks on Thika Road...

Police officers mounted roadblocks on various roads in Nairobi on Saturday night, the most affected being Thika Road, leaving most crying foul....

 2021-04-18 03:12 

Nation

Ramadhan traditions in Sudan fade away amid Covid pressures...

Fear of the spread of Covid-19 is a key actor in a depressed Ramadhan....

 2021-04-18 02:41 

Nation

African scientists protest exclusion from malaria fund...

Not one African institution was named in the $30 million grant awarded to Path....

 2021-04-18 00:00 

Standard Digital

No tea party as police raid KTDA offices...

?The investigators directed staff to move away from their computers and leave the building under the supervision of the armed officers...

 2021-04-17 17:37 

Nation

Mozambique stares into uncertain future...

Attaining peace and stability has been an arduous task following a series of insurgent attacks....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Narok governorship race hots up as sole female aspirant okayed by elders...

Mrs Tuya seeks to succeed Governor Samuel Tunai who is serving his final term....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

DP defends Russian Jab as PPB affirms it meets safety standards...

Ruto has come under sharp criticism for going for the Sh7,000 dose instead of the free jab imported by the government....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Father of 17 pleads for help as life pushes him to the edge...

Sickly and jobless Karanja said the burden of fending for 13 grandchildren is weighing heavily on him. His wife died seven hours after delivery....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Karebe mining firm roars back to life after disruption...

The company suffered as a result of political interference court cases that forced it to close operations in February 2020, leading to loss of jobs....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Father to quintuplets wanted to become a priest...

Douglas Nyaoko, the father of the five children born at a Kisii hospital on Thursday afternoon, had a dream to join priesthood before he married at 23...

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

How 'Avocado' scared ward reps...

Mr 'Avocado' is not the only Kericho MCA with a nickname. Virtually all the 47 MCAs have one....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

The horror of a reconciliation gone awry and murder most foul...

Her body was found in a vehicle that had been abandoned along Bob Harris Road at around 10pm....

 2021-04-17 14:42 

Nation

Somalia's Farmaajo defends shock term limit extension...

He is seeking more allies to negate the possibility of international isolation....

 2021-04-17 11:40 

Nation

Eritrea says troops in Ethiopia's Tigray, vows pullout...

Tigray residents have repeatedly accused Eritreans of mass rape and massacres....

 2021-04-17 11:15 

Nation

Rwandan genocide suspect deported from US...

Beatrice Munyenyezi is accused of offences including murder as a genocide crime and conspiracy to commit genocide....

 2021-04-17 08:57 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Woman kills husband 14 days after wedding...

The incident occurred at the couples home in Pengo Village in Iseresere area in Serengeti....

 2021-04-17 07:36 

Nation

Rwandan priest arrested in France for alleged role in genocide...

Marcel Hitayezu, who was born in 1956, was charged with genocide and being an accomplice to crimes against humanity....

 2021-04-17 06:46 

Standard Digital

Man allegedly caught defiling daughter...

A neighbour, Stephen Macharia, claimed he caught the suspect sexually abusing the minor in his (suspect's) house....

 2021-04-17 06:30 

Standard Digital

Power outage hits 5 Coastal counties, Kenya Power says...

The cause of the Rabai Sub-Station fire remains unclear....

 2021-04-17 05:57 

Standard Digital

Father to quintuplets born in Kisii wanted to become a priest...

Douglas Nyaoko, father to the five children born at a Kisii Hospital on Thursday afternoon had a dream to join priesthood before he married at 23....

 2021-04-17 04:57 

Standard Digital

Kitui KCPE candidate 'failed by his school'?...

The school had allegedly failed to register the teenager for the 2020 KCPE, resulting in him being locked out of the exam hall....

 2021-04-17 04:34 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Three astronauts return safely to Earth from International Space Station...

Three members of the International Space Station's crew returned safely to Earth on Saturday on a Russian Soyuz craft....

 2021-04-17 04:28 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

The 30 mourners at Prince Philip's funeral...

Only 30 mourners will be able to attend the funeral of Britain's Prince Philip on Saturday because of restrictions in England....

 2021-04-17 04:11 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Castro era in Cuba to end as Raul confirms he's retiring...

Raul Castro confirmed he was handing over the leadership of the Cuban Communist Party to a younger generation....

 2021-04-17 03:35 

Nation

At least 41 dead as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia...

Officials say the bodies of 11 men, eight women and a child were retrieved. Seventeen other people missing....

 2021-04-17 03:11 

Standard Digital

The Obamas seek financial help to bring kin's body home...

The family now wants to have their kinsperson, Keziah Aoko Obama, buried in Kogelo Village in Siaya County, and not London, where she died....

 2021-04-17 00:00 

Standard Digital

Triplets want to join different schools after KCPE exploits...

Lavender hopes to become a neurosurgeon while Lavina wants to be a veterinary doctor. Luiza hopes to become a nutritionist....

 2021-04-16 23:00 

Standard Digital

Murgor's past cited in Chief Justice interview...

The panel tasked the veteran lawyer over a decision to take sides in inheritance dispute, Pattni murder case and his combative nature in court....

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

Fishermen change tide on HIV fight through testing...

Programme encourages testing of hundreds of fishermen who flock to Wich Lum beach where they spend several days....

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

KPA assures Uganda efficient cargo clearance at port...

Over the last five years, Ugandan cargo occupied an average share of 23.7 percent of the total cargo throughput handled....

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

Dutch govt to fund impact study on Sh35b Malewa dam...

Stakeholders have on several occasions called for an independent environmental audit, which the Dutch Embassy in Kenya is now proposing to fund....

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

Officers saved from forcible eviction...

The Kirinyaga County Security and Intelligence Committee has moved swiftly to save six police officers deployed at P.I. police post...

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

Briton loses custody of his son to Kenya woman...

The mother, XY, appealed the decision by the children's court that had ordered that she hands over the child and the birth registration documents to t...

 2021-04-16 17:00 

Standard Digital

Officers saved from eviction...

The Kirinyaga County Security and Intelligence Committee has moved swiftly to save six police officers deployed at P.I. police post...

 2021-04-16 15:54 

Nation

Worry in Uganda as fuel prices shoot up twice in 4 days...

The government says it has no control over the prices since they are dictated by the international market....

 2021-04-16 14:58 

The New Humanitarian

Vaccine doubts, Afghan volatility, and a volcanic eruption: The Cheat Sheet...

A weekly read to keep you in the loop on humanitarian issues....

 2021-04-16 13:38 

The New Humanitarian

From COVID-19 to floods in Timor-Leste...

Food prices are rising, and there are growing worries about knock-on health problems in evacuation centres....

 2021-04-16 12:59 

Nation

65,000 flee attacks on northeast Nigeria town: UN...

Nigeria's army has dismissed reports that militants have overrun Damasak....

 2021-04-16 12:42 

Standard Digital

Woman: Nigerian man never conned me Sh31m, I gave him the money...

Bronislavia also tells the trial magistrate that she never had any sexual relationship with Okoye...

 2021-04-16 11:14 

Nation

Wamalwa in Congo-Brazzaville for Nguesso inauguration...

Mr Wamalwa, President Uhuru Kenyatta's special envoy to the country....

 2021-04-16 11:10 

Nation

AU, Somalia agree on security strategies...

The strategies are for Somali security forces to take a lead role in future security operations....

 2021-04-16 10:32 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Ghislaine Maxwell wants trial delay, blames prosecutors...

Maxwell, 59, has now been charged with eight felonies, and could face 80 years in prison if convicted....

 2021-04-16 10:10 

Standard Digital

DPP consolidates case against businessman Humphrey Kariuki...

In the consolidated case, the DPP has filed only 11 charges instead of the 19 he had proffered in the two previous cases....

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