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Unless you are incapable of controlling the car as a result of alcohol then drinking and driving is OK: Court

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Unless you are incapable of controlling the car as a result of alcohol then drinking and driving is OK: Court

A Kiambu court has made a landmark ruling decriminalizing drunk driving. Bryan Khaemba, a senior resident magistrate at Kiambu Law Courts, while making his ruling on Friday in a traffic case against Michael Ngobe Mugo who was arrested and charged for drunk driving in May 2018, said that the police failed to show that the accused…

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Couple perishes in fire accident, residents claim foul play

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Couple perishes in fire accident, residents claim foul play

A retired secondary school teacher and his wife, a nurse, perished in a weird house fire on Friday night at Kwa Mumbi village, Nyandarua. Mr Samuel Kamakia was a former teacher at Salient Secondary School while Veronica Wanjiru worked at JM Memorial Hospital. Mr Kamakia’s body was found in the kitchen and his wife’s in…

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CLASS 6 BOY DROWNS AT A NEGLECTED DAM

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CLASS 6 BOY DROWNS AT A NEGLECTED DAM

  A class six pupil on Friday evening drowned at a Dam in Musikoma ward, Bungoma County. The 10-year-old boy was swimming with his colleagues when the incident occurred. Residents blamed the county government for negligence at the dam. Elijah Buteyo, a teacher, reported that the dam had previously claimed other lives and demanded action…

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Shock as black mamba slithers out of private car in Baringo

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Shock as black mamba slithers out of private car in Baringo

Residents of Kabarnet town, Baringo County, were on Saturday treated to a rare spectacle after a 10-foot black mamba snake slithered out of a private car. The owner of the Probox said to belong to a retired chief from Riwo village, was about to fuel his car around 10AM at the Kenol Petrol station before the…

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Historians to tell stories of Jaramogi Odinga, at a fete to mark 25 years anniversary

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Historians to tell stories of Jaramogi Odinga, at a fete to mark 25 years anniversary

A ceremony to mark the 25th anniversary of the death of Kenya’s first Vice President Jaramogi Oginga Odinga is currently underway in Kisumu. ODM leader Raila Odinga is leading the event aimed at celebrating the legacy of his father who championed for democracy. We are proud as @KisumuCountyKE to be hosting the 25th Anniversary of…

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Teachers raise alarm over Sh500 deduction by TSC

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Teachers raise alarm over Sh500 deduction by TSC

Knut Secretary General Wilson Sossion has cautioned the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) against deducting Sh500 monthly from teachers’ salaries illegally. Sossion said TSC must negotiate with teachers if it needs any amount of money from them to finance anything. “There is that teachers’ professional development module that is being developed which they want to force teachers…

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SINGER BAHATI’S BLOOD BROTHER QUITS, ACCELERATING THE DOWNFALL OF EMB RECORDS

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SINGER BAHATI’S BLOOD BROTHER QUITS, ACCELERATING THE DOWNFALL OF EMB RECORDS

Singer Bahati’s EMB Records has experienced another blow after his brother and manager Kioko Kioks ditched the label on Saturday. Kioko did not really give out more information about what led to his exit. ”No, I am not at EMB Record. Yes, I moved. I am out of EMB completely,” Kioko said. Asked why he…

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Koffi Olomide risks 7year jail term in France

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Koffi Olomide risks 7year jail term in France

A case facing Antoine Christophe Agbepa Mumba popularly known as Koffi Olomide has started in France. Olomide, 62, is facing prosecution in France for allegedly sexually assaulting 4 former dancers at a villa situated in Asnieres-sur-Seine, Paris. Reports show that the four dancers were detained by three men from 2002 to 2006 at the villa…

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I’M ABOVE WOMEN REP POSITION, MAKE ME PRESIDENT INSTEAD: AKOTHEE

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I’M ABOVE WOMEN REP POSITION, MAKE ME PRESIDENT INSTEAD: AKOTHEE

Singer and Akothee Safaris boss Esther Akoth popularly known as Akothee has finally come clean on vying for Mombasa Woman Representative Seat in 2022. In a post on Instagram, the mother of five said that the Woman Representative’s seat is a very small position and if anyone wanted to give her a political position, they…

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BAHATI’S EMB RECORDS EYES FOR DANNY GIFT

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BAHATI’S EMB RECORDS EYES FOR DANNY GIFT

The embattled EMB records could be plotting a major comeback after reports indicate that Bahati has signed gospel singer Danny Gift for a ten year contract. The that the two singers are about to release a collabo any time soon. This is barely a month after the label experienced a massive exit by artists.   Bahati…

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Comedian “Smart Joker” to vie for serious political post in 2022

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Comedian “Smart Joker” to vie for serious political post in 2022

Famous Churchill Show comedian Micheal Akala Omuka aka ‘Smart Joker’ has revealed his interest in joining politics come 2022 to advocate for his fans in parliament. Speaking on Saturday at Mirema school in Roysambu constituency, Omuka said that he was ready to join politics and represent his people. “My people want me to lead. I may…

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ALARMING SUICIDE CASES IN KENYA AS BUTERE GIRLS STUDENT IS THE LATEST VICTIM

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ALARMING SUICIDE CASES IN KENYA AS BUTERE GIRLS STUDENT IS THE LATEST VICTIM

Grief engulfed Butere Girls High School on Friday after a Form Three student allegedly committed suicide . Her body was found dangling in the dormitory by students who were sitting an exam that morning. The reason is not yet clear but reports indicate that a security team is at the school. Last year, reports of students…

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Corruption war in Kenya on right track: Transparency International

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Corruption war in Kenya on right track:  Transparency International

Kenya has been ranked among the most corrupt countries in the world according to a report by Transparency International. The report called Corruption Perception Index 2018 ranked countries on a scale of zero (most corrupt) to 100 (very clean). 🔴 OUT NOW! We analysed 180 countries to see how they scored in the fight against…

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Kaikai’s wife pulls a “bad” joke on Dennis Okari’s big day

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Kaikai’s wife pulls a “bad” joke on Dennis Okari’s big day

Citizen TV’s Linus Kaikai’s wife Jace Mueni on Friday gushed about “bad rubbish” while attending the wedding of NTV anchor Dennis Okari. In a Facebook post, Mueni threw shade at unidentified individual(s) or incident(s), referring to them as “bad rubbish”. The post was accompanied with a selfie of Mueni and her and Dennis Okari’s wife…

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AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN ARRESTED FOR BLOCKING CCTV

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AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN ARRESTED FOR BLOCKING CCTV

An Australian national was arrested  on Friday by detectives for covering and switching off CCTV cameras at an apartment in Nairobi. Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti said the offender, known as Benjamin Gsull resides at the apartment. Benjamin Gsull~an #Australian national who was found covering & switching off CCTV cameras in an apartment within…

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You are thinking of tying the knot? Why you should wed a teacher for a better marriage chemistry

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You are thinking of tying the knot? Why you should wed a teacher for a better marriage chemistry

Teachers are regarded as one of the top professions to date. A decision on who will be your wife solely depends on your taste, but I’m worried this information may make you change your mind. Nurses, lawyers, bankers, secretaries and other categories of women can make good wives but not as much as a teacher…

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‘It will make me proud’ Richie Spice on bhang legalization in Kenya

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‘It will make me proud’ Richie Spice on bhang legalization in Kenya

Jamaican artiste Richie Spice is in Kenya for the ‘Nobody can stop reggae’ concert. The ‘Gideon boot’ hitmaker has been to Kenya three other times. During an interview at Kiss100 on Friday, Spice said that he loves Kenya and it always feels like home. ‘It will make me proud’ Richie Spice on marijuana legalization in Kenya…

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MP resigns after stealing sandwich from supermarket

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MP resigns after stealing sandwich from supermarket

A Slovenian lawmaker resigned Thursday for stealing a sandwich from a supermarket because he was annoyed about being ignored by staff. Darij Krajcic, a member of parliament for the Marjan Sarec List (LMS) party — the senior partner in the ruling coalition — told local media that he walked off without paying because three supermarket employees…

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Why male Senators will not be among the attendees of the hyped “men conference”

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Why male Senators will not be among the attendees of the hyped “men conference”

It is now clear that not all men are attending the #menconference2019 that has been trending for the past couple of days. Well, there is actually no conference and rather the hashtag was jokingly started to counter the Valentine’s Day celebrations and the pressure that comes with it. Men, whose wallets are usually burnt every…

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Hippo preys on a thigh of fisherman who invaded their territory

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Hippo preys on a thigh of fisherman who invaded their territory

A fisherman has been killed by a hippo while fishing in Lake Victoria in Suba North constituency on Friday morning. Richard Ouma, 47, was mauled by the wild animal at Olambwe beach. Ouma fell into the water after the hippo attacked and overturned the boat. Eyewitnesses said Ouma went close to the hippo’s young one…

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Matiang’is wrath falls on Births and Deaths Registration Officers, Narok

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Matiang’is wrath falls on Births and Deaths Registration Officers, Narok

Officers at the Narok North Births and Deaths registration office were on Friday given a stern warning over laxity by Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiang’i. Dr. Matiang’i  stormed the offices and was shocked by the long queues of locals waiting for birth certificates. The CS who was accompanied by Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet,…

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Akothee’s revelation on valentine day that will shock you

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Akothee’s revelation on valentine day that will shock you

Akothee seems to be one artist not shy to put public her tribulations as on valentines day she had a shocking revelations to her fans. She is bold about what she believes in and lives to the beat of her own drum. The artiste has on several occasions spoken about the affection she has for…

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A lion dociled to “play” with visitors at the zoo causes uproar

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A lion dociled to “play” with visitors at the zoo causes uproar

A zoo in Palestine has been blasted after it de-clawed a young lioness so that children can play with it without being scratched. Handlers at Rafah Zoo in Gaza, Palestine, clipped off the 14-month-old big cat’s claws with shears after putting a shroud over its head. The lion was also tranquillized and had her claws…

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Meet the 7-year-old athlete being called the next Usain Bolt

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Meet the 7-year-old athlete being called the next Usain Bolt

Rudolph Ingram who is a 7-year-old young American athlete has been labelled as the fastest kid in the world after running 100 meters in just 13.48 seconds in Florida.   A video has gone viral where Rudolph Ingram was seen leaving the other competitors as he roars to victory in the race. His dad says…

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Lawyer presents New clip showing R. Kelly having sex with minor

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Lawyer presents New clip showing R. Kelly having sex with minor

The lawyer representing a porn star in a legal battle with US President Donald Trump said Thursday his office has previously unreleased footage of R&B superstar R. Kelly having sex with a young girl. Michael Avenatti said his team discovered the graphic tape as representatives of multiple clients linked to accusations against the American singer,…

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“I’m focusing on new look,” Wyre says after releasing ‘gospel’ song

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“I’m focusing on new look,” Wyre says after releasing ‘gospel’ song

Kenyan artiste Wyre aka The Love Child is one man who captures the hearts of many women and Reggae fans. Yesterday during a radio interview, Wyre  explained that he has been missing in the music game and Kenya at large because he has been traveling a lot trying to rebrand. He stated, “I’ve been traveling and…

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BEYONCE “STOLE” MY SONG PASTOR DEYA

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BEYONCE “STOLE” MY SONG PASTOR DEYA

Controversial pastor Gilbert Deya famously known for the miracle babies’ scandal has accused American singer Beyonce of stealing his song. The Kenyan preacher is mulling over taking legal action against American pop star Beyonce. Deya stated that a song “When Jesus say yes” is his original song Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland were featured in the…

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SEE HOW ANGRY CITY WOMAN TRASHES HER VALENTINES DATE

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SEE HOW ANGRY CITY WOMAN TRASHES HER VALENTINES DATE

Valentine is a day that brings joy and also heartbreaking moments when love goes awry. KOT have rebuked the demoralising incident where a lady stormed out of her date in Nairobi on Valentines day. From the clip, the lady is heard shouting “You are always having excuses! Argh!” before rudely adding “Do you know how…

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Prime Place Restaurant among buildings demolished over land grabbing

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Prime Place Restaurant among buildings demolished over land grabbing

Structures along Aerodrome road, near Nyayo Stadium were on Friday morning demolished under the watch of armed police officers. Prime Place Restaurant was among the structures under demolition over encroachment onto Kenya Railways land reserve. Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi’s car bazaar situated opposite the Nyayo National Stadium has also been demolished. There is currently a heavy…

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Mourinho firing cost $25M but Manchester United still financially giants

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Mourinho firing cost $25M but Manchester United still financially giants

The firing of Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United Sh. 2.5 billion ($25 million) in payoffs. The club already sees it as money well spent. The compensation for dismissing Mourinho and six members of his coaching staff was disclosed among “exceptional items” in the latest set of financial results published on Thursday by United that showed…

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