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 2020-02-24 07:33 

Daily Nation

You have until March 2021 to replace your old passport...

At least 1.8 million Kenyans are yet to replace their old passports....

 2020-02-24 07:31 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

The grim conditions U.S. chickens are reared, washed in chlorine during preparation...

But British Conservative Party politician Tory George Eustice has not ruled out chlorine-washed meat being post-Brexit....

 2020-02-24 07:31 

Daily Nation

World's oldest leader, Malaysia's PM Mahathir, resigns...

He submitted his resignation to the king Monday after a bid by his allies to bring down the government....

 2020-02-24 07:30 

Standard Digital

32,000 more families to get cash from State hunger fund...

Powon said the government has increased the number of payment outlets...

 2020-02-24 07:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Satawu slams Pravin Gordhan's DPE over no-show at SA Express hearing...

The state-owned airline was placed under business rescue by an order of the high court on February 6 following an application by Ziegler SA....

 2020-02-24 07:25 

Standard Digital

No official travel to UAE for ward reps...

The Assembly has also begun investigations into the debt owed to a Dubai-based firm, Birmingham Leadership Development Centre...

 2020-02-24 07:19 

Daily Nation

Thirdway Alliance in new push for constitutional reforms...

Party supporters to collect signatures to push for constitutional amendment through a referendum....

 2020-02-24 07:16 

Daily Nation

James 'dream shake' lifts Lakers over Celtics...

Boston and Los Angeles have 33 championships between them....

 2020-02-24 07:10 

Daily Nation

LIFE BY LOUIS: Why dating was a painful affair...

Growing up, it was technically impossible to talk to a girl in peace....

 2020-02-24 07:10 

Standard Digital

Sonko seeks control, fires top official...

Reshuffle: Sonko has sacked County Secretary Leboo Morintat...

 2020-02-24 07:05 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Rand trades weaker overnight...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across South Africa, Africa and the world....

 2020-02-24 07:03 

Standard Digital

Government extends deadline to acquire e-passport...

The government has extended the deadline to acquire the new e-passport to March 1 next year for all Kenyans....

 2020-02-24 07:01 

Standard Digital

MCAs want special fund to develop their wards...

Wahome who is also the Nyandarua Assembly Speaker, said the current system needs to be strengthened....

 2020-02-24 07:01 

Standard Digital

The paradox of 'how do you do' greeting...

Sentences that begin with any of the 5W1H are questions to which answers should be given...

 2020-02-24 07:01 

Standard Digital

Why regional interests risk ruining pet project...

Part of the trouble is that Kenya has multiple weaknesses that lead to failure to deliver on the expected...

 2020-02-24 07:00 

Daily Nation

Biwott's associates seek court's help over debt...

Judge Muigai ruled that it is urgent to confirm, through a trial, whether the claims are valid....

 2020-02-24 07:00 

Daily Nation

It's eating season in Turkana as Tullow's billions feed the elite...

Local residents languish in poverty as well-connected few get multibillion-shilling deals....

 2020-02-24 07:00 

Daily Nation

Cracks widen in Shabaab as ailing leader expels commanders...

Last week, a suspected member of the terrorist group surrendered to security agencies in Mandera....

 2020-02-24 07:00 

Daily Nation

Police pursue leads in murder of Sgt Kenei...

An analysis on the suicide note indicates that it was not written by Kenei....

 2020-02-24 06:57 

Business Live

Adapt IT's profit slides as weak SA economy takes its toll...

Accounting changes also weigh on technology group, with headline earnings per share falling 35%...

 2020-02-24 06:57 

Business Live

Oil falls as virus unsettles commodities...

Finance chiefs and central bankers from the world's largest economies expect downside risks to the world economy to persist...

 2020-02-24 06:57 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Luxury yachting industry sails toward an eco-friendly future...
 2020-02-24 06:51 

Business Report (IOL)

SA will not be reckless in implementing national health insurance - Ramaphosa...

The government says the National Health Insurance Bill published last year aims to provide equitable quality health services for all South Africans....

 2020-02-24 06:45 

Mail & Guardian

Three things we learned from the Premier League...

Video Assistant Referee (VAR) was firmly back in the spotlight in the Premier League this weekend as Manchester United and Arsenal showed signs they are finding form as the race for Champions League places heats up. Just 10 points separate fourth-placed C...

 2020-02-24 06:37 

Daily Nation

Ogallo seals Tokyo Olympics Tae kwon-do slot...

Ogallo is a third year student at Kibabii University....

 2020-02-24 06:37 

News24

WHO experts visit Chinese virus epicentre...

Experts from the World Health Organisation have visited the locked-down central Chinese city at the epicentre of the deadly global coronavirus outbreak, Chinese authorities have said....

 2020-02-24 06:34 

Daily Nation

Bacelona hope for Messi's magic in Champions League...

Barca play Napoli in the first leg of the last 16 on Tuesday....

 2020-02-24 06:33 

Daily Nation

Coronavirus leaves Italy sports in ruins...

Eleven towns are under lockdown....

 2020-02-24 06:32 

Daily Nation

Felix back with a bang as Atletico sweep aside Villarreal...

Diego Simeone's side move up to third in La Liga....

 2020-02-24 06:32 

Daily Nation

Cavani makes history as PSG win seven-goal thriller...

PSG are now 13 points clear atop Ligue 1 from Marseille....

 2020-02-24 06:31 

Daily Nation

Arteta full of praise for Arsenal skipper Aubameyang...

The Gunners are now unbeaten in their last 10 games in all competitions....

 2020-02-24 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Minerals Council in plea to address South Africa's energy constraints...

Council hopes to see Minister Tito Mboweni allocate resources towards the promotion of energy efficiency and demand management when he tables the Budget....

 2020-02-24 06:29 

News24

Former Drakensberg Boys' Choir pupil to go on trial for rape of 13-year-old boy - report...

A former Drakensberg Boys' Choir School pupil will go on trial in April for the alleged rape of a younger boy....

 2020-02-24 06:26 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Trump administration backs off sending coronavirus patients to Alabama -governor...

The Trump administration has backed off plans to quarantine patients from the Diamond Princess cruise ship stricken with coronavirus....

 2020-02-24 06:25 

Mail & Guardian

African countries aren't borrowing too much: they're paying too much for debt...

African governments are issuing and listing their Eurobonds on established international debt markets usually London and Irish Stock Exchanges The post African countries aren't borrowing too much: they're paying too much for debt appeared first on...

 2020-02-24 06:20 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Togo President Gnassingbe wins fourth term, as rival cries foul...

The widely expected win extends more than a half-century of dynastic rule over the former French colony by Gnassingbe's family...

 2020-02-24 06:19 

Daily Nation

Nginyo Kariuki: Curtain closes on veteran politician, tycoon and golfer...

One of Africa's first golfers, he started the only golf club by an indigenous African in 1963....

 2020-02-24 06:12 

Standard Digital

Business magnate Nginyo Kariuki is dead...

City business man and politician Nginyo Kariuki died on Monday morning at Aga Khan Hospital....

 2020-02-24 06:12 

Standard Digital

Businessman Nginyo Kariuki is dead...

City business man and politician Nginyo Kariuki died on Monday morning at Aga Khan Hospital....

 2020-02-24 06:07 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Global spread of coronavirus raises pandemic fears...

A surge of infections outside mainland China triggered steep falls in Asian share markets and Wall Street stock futures as investors fled....

 2020-02-24 06:07 

Mail & Guardian

Coronavirus reaction: Sinophobia with Western characteristics...

Western media has racialised the coronavirus outbreak, leading to increased Sinophobia in several countries. Such dehumanisation of a race has no place in functioning democracies The post Coronavirus reaction: Sinophobia with Western characteristics appea...

 2020-02-24 06:06 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

'No one cares': Locked-in Wuhan residents adapt to find food...

Unable to go out, the 29-year-old is now sealed inside her compound where she has to depend on online group-buying services to get food...

 2020-02-24 06:05 

Standard Digital

Raila wades into storm over teacher transfers in Garissa...

Leaders want local students who scored D+ and C- in KCSE trained to replace fleeing non local tutors....

 2020-02-24 06:04 

Standard Digital

Kenya scores poorly in online payments use...

Globally, China, India and Nigeria top the list...

 2020-02-24 06:04 

Standard Digital

How can Kenya escape the corruption trap?...

At the turn of the 20th century, many municipal administrations in the US were corrupt...

 2020-02-24 06:04 

Standard Digital

Met tools destroyed in Busia...

Officers from the Water Resource Management Authority visited the scene and promised to reinstall new equipment....

 2020-02-24 06:02 

Business Live

Shares fall as virus-weary investors shun risk...

In a sign of panic, US stock futures were sold, with E-minis for the S&P 500 falling in early Asian trade...

 2020-02-24 06:00 

Daily Nation

Man City defender fit to face Real Madrid...

Laporte was replaced by Nicolas Otamendi after 57 minutes of Saturday's match....

 2020-02-24 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Hammerson disposes of 7 UK retail parks for 400 million...

Sale is intended to reduce exposure in the sector as shoppers move online, causing high street store closures...

 2020-02-24 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

IMF chief urges G20 economies to take further actions on trade, climate, inequality...

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva urged the Group of 20 (G20) economies to take further actions to reduce uncertainties....

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