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 2020-10-01 06:16 

Nation

ODM kicks off Msambweni by-election primaries...

ODM is the only party conducting primaries to pick its candidate while other parties have already settled on theirs....

 2020-09-30 23:20 

Standard Digital

MP's bodyguard shoots, kills watchman...

The incident happened after a heated exchange ensued between the two, before the constable shot the guard....

 2020-09-30 23:20 

Standard Digital

MP's bodyguard shoots watchman dead...

The incident happened after a heated exchange ensued between the two, before the constable shot the guard....

 2020-09-30 23:15 

Standard Digital

Former PS's prosecution over Sh1.6b not degrading...

Justice: Thuita Mwangi's prosecution over the Sh1.6 billion Tokyo Embassy not degrading...

 2020-09-30 23:05 

Standard Digital

Covid-19 millionaires 'whistleblower' arrested...

Agutu was recently in the news claiming a number of face masks donated by Jack Ma had been stolen from the airport and sold off to Tanzania....

 2020-09-30 22:35 

Standard Digital

Magistrate sues seniors for denying her access to court...

Judge had directed cases not be allocated to her over alleged complaints by lawyers....

 2020-09-30 22:13 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Debate planners vow less chaos at next Trump-Biden face-off...

Biden suggested a mute button might help and Trump complained the Commission on Presidential Debates was siding with the Democrats...

 2020-09-30 22:00 

Standard Digital

Managers at ODPP moved in reshuffle...

DPP Haji reshuffles top prosecutors, transfers three others in changes...

 2020-09-30 21:00 

Standard Digital

How phone gift brought misery and pain to family...

Man alleged to have given his wife a mobile phone that was stolen as a gift....

 2020-09-30 17:02 

Nation

Former Homa Bay Catholic Bishop Okwach laid to rest...

Bishop Emeritus Okwach died at a Kisumu hospital while being treated after an accident....

 2020-09-30 14:55 

Standard Digital

Governor Sospeter Ojaamong cites plot to fix him...

Busia governor in bid to stop his Sh8 million fraud case...

 2020-09-30 14:46 

Nation

Planned Nakuru matatu strike flops as operators differ...

More than 80 matatu owners and sacco chairmen had on Tuesday announced to withdraw their vehicles until the governor addresses their grievances....

 2020-09-30 14:00 

Standard Digital

Cheers to good old times as revellers quench their thirst...

They trooped to their favourite watering joints a day after reopening of bars and night clubs albeit with restrictions...

 2020-09-30 14:00 

Standard Digital

Mans seeks to drop his female identity...

He had appearance of a girl while young, but with a beard and broken voice and other masculine traits now, he wants to be identified as male...

 2020-09-30 14:00 

Standard Digital

MCAs want county to bail out farmers over Sh163m loan...

Through Green bell Auctioneers, Taifa seeks to seize the farmers' assets to offset the debts....

 2020-09-30 14:00 

Standard Digital

Three missing after building collapses in Kisumu...

Lolmodon said rescue officers had embarked on a mission of getting to the three who remained trapped....

 2020-09-30 14:00 

Standard Digital

Man seeks to drop his female identity...

He had appearance of a girl while young, but with a beard and broken voice and other masculine traits now, he wants to be identified as male...

 2020-09-30 13:52 

Nation

Rwanda genocide: Court approves transfer of Kabuga to UN tribunal...

Felicien Kabuga, arrested near Paris in May after 25 years on the run, had asked to face justice in France....

 2020-09-30 12:51 

Nation

Rasanga sacks Siaya Education executive...

Mrs Mary Olute confirmed that she had been sacked but didn't give reasons for her firing....

 2020-09-30 11:50 

Nation

Tuskys staff in Nairobi and Kisii stage demos...

The demos in Nairobi and Kisii are a continuation of the woes the leading retailer is facing....

 2020-09-30 11:30 

The New Humanitarian

There's a better way forward than sending Afghans home to conflict...

Opinion: Focusing on returns is shortsighted. Instead, let's help the countries that host the vast majority of Afghan refugees and migrants....

 2020-09-30 11:28 

Nation

Uganda issues strict Covid-19 rules...

Tourists will be driven straight from the airport to their destinations to avoid mixing with Ugandans....

 2020-09-30 11:19 

Nation

Scientists find solution for destructive Mwea rice snails...

Already the snails have destroyed 40 percent of the planted rice, causing panic among the farmers....

 2020-09-30 11:15 

Nation

Explosives found in Kwale pit latrine...

The explosives were found by locals who were digging a pit latrine in Kinyongo Village in Lunga Lunga Sub-County....

 2020-09-30 11:01 

Nation

94-year-old Nyeri man's gift for the elderly...

The retired headteacher has given up his Sh6 million mansion to be converted into a home for the elderly....

 2020-09-30 11:00 

Nation

S.Sudan sets Sh1m ceiling for travellers leaving country...

The Central Bank in August announced that its foreign reserves were at their lowest point....

 2020-09-30 10:41 

Nation

Mbagathi Hospital leadership tussle escalates...

Hospital's management board suspends health administrative officer Geoffrey Mosiria over alleged incitement and threats to top officers at the facility....

 2020-09-30 10:08 

Nation

Ex-convict shot dead after confronting police...

This is the latest incident of a suspect being shot dead in a confrontation with security agencies in Lamu....

 2020-09-30 09:17 

Nation

Angry locals block Narok-Maai Mahiu road over girl's death...

Over 1,000 locals held a night-long vigil at the scene while guarding her body....

 2020-09-30 08:48 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Burundi is stable, safe for investment, says Ndayishimiye...

Ndayishimiye spoke during this years virtual address by various Heads of State at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)....

 2020-09-30 08:02 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Pompeo calls for pope to show 'courage' over China...

Pompeo had earlier this month called a Sino-Vatican 2018 agreement on appointing bishops a risk to the church's "moral authority"...

 2020-09-30 07:25 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

French court approves transfer of Felicien Kabuga to UN tribunal...

Rwandan genocide suspect can be extradited to UN tribunal, French court says...

 2020-09-30 07:23 

Standard Digital

Man accused of sodomy attacks magistrate for the second time...

Ismael Mustafa for the second time turned violent and attempted to attack Chief Magistrate Edna Nyaloti prompting her to run out of the court....

 2020-09-30 07:17 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Iraq says 'not happy' with 'dangerous' US pullout threat...

Baghdad is "not happy" with a "dangerous" threat by Washington to pull its troops and diplomats out of Iraq...

 2020-09-30 06:30 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

What social distancing? French students complain of packed lectures...

Schools and universities are the second biggest source of virus clusters, after workplaces, according to French public health authorities....

 2020-09-30 06:11 

Standard Digital

Kwale: Anxiety as WW1 shells found in pit latrine...

Some experts suspect the ordnance was German made but officials have not confirmed....

 2020-09-30 06:07 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Picture story: Whatever it takes to win the vote...

With less than a month to go to the Tanzania general elections, leaders have turned to the poor and generally forget and offer basic services....

 2020-09-30 05:47 

Standard Digital

Kenya Railways to resume second Madaraka express train services...

The schedule has been made possible following the adjustment of the curfew period....

 2020-09-30 05:39 

Nation

Sierra Leone imposes travel ban on ex-president over graft...

Former president Ernest Koroma also has five of his houses earmarked for forfeiture....

 2020-09-30 05:18 

Standard Digital

Seven MCAs charged as battle of wits take sides in Obado ouster...

Trouble started at the Assembly last week when North Kanyamkago ward rep George Omamba obtained a court order reinstating him as the Deputy Speaker....

 2020-09-30 05:04 

Nation

Sudan launches mass disarmament campaign...

Multiple civil wars have raged in Sudan on and off since independence in 1956....

 2020-09-30 04:54 

Standard Digital

Widow in agony as unknown people destroy her crops...

Wakarima said that she has incurred a loss of over Sh150,000....

 2020-09-30 04:36 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Trump vs Biden: who won the debate?...

If there was anything the American voters and the world saw from the debate was Trumps bulging ego, disregard for order and decency....

 2020-09-30 04:26 

Nation

At last, revenue-sharing formula comes into effect...

Senate receives formula, which was approved by MPs without amendments....

 2020-09-30 03:57 

Standard Digital

Nairobi-Nakuru highway closed as residents hold protests...

The over 200 area residents and farmers have blocked the road near Kikopey town leading to a major traffic jam....

 2020-09-30 03:40 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

China preparing an antitrust investigation into Google - sources...

Google had a temporary licence that exempted it from the ban on Huawei but it expired in August....

 2020-09-30 01:11 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

UK GDP collapsed nearly 20% in second quarter in historic COVID hit...

Britain has suffered Europes highest death toll from COVID-19, with more than 42,000 fatalities....

 2020-09-30 01:11 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

UK GDP collapsed nearly 20 per cent in 'second wave' Covid hit...

Britain has suffered Europes highest death toll from Covid-19, with more than 42,000 fatalities....

 2020-09-30 00:49 

Standard Digital

Three trapped, several others injured as building collapses...

The six had already prepared supper and were about to sleep when the building collapsed....

 2020-09-29 23:30 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

'Will you shut up, man?' - quotes from the first Trump-Biden debate...

Here are some of the quotes making news at Tuesdays first U.S. 2020 presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden...

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