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Celebration as Wajir Governor’s election was upheld by The Supreme Court

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Celebration as Wajir Governor’s election was upheld by The Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the election of Mohammed Abdi Mahamud as Wajir Governor on grounds that issues raised in the appeal emanated a from pre-election dispute conclusively dealt with by quasi-judicial tribunals. In a majority verdict dissented by Chief Justice David Maraga and Justice Isaac Lenaola and led by Justice Smokin Wanjala, the…

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‘100% enrollment policy is unrealistic!’ Head teachers declare

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‘100% enrollment policy is unrealistic!’ Head teachers declare

Secondary school head teachers express their concerns over lack of proper planning to implement the government’s push for 100% transition of students. They are experiencing a higher level of stress due to the congestion in learning institutions. Kenya Secondary Schools Heads Association (Kessha) said institutions are overstretched by an influx of students as the Ministry…

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The funniest memes from Men’s conference

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The funniest memes from Men’s conference

On February 14th, all the men who didn’t want to spend on their women or needed to avoid unnecessary drama from their complicated relationships, marked themselves busy by attending an imaginary conference in South Africa. The harsh tag #MensConference2019 that was started in South Africa managed to spread all over the world and as a…

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This is how you can reject annoying whatsapp group invites henceforth

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This is how you can reject annoying whatsapp group invites henceforth

Almost all users of Whatsapp are in a group chat, or ten. Being part of a group on the app that has transformed traditional texting is pretty easy. You can request an add, join via invite link or form a group yourself and choose who to add on there. This is the ‘orthodox’ to go…

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‘Stop enslaving citizens because of your incompetence!’ Matiang’i blasts births office

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‘Stop enslaving citizens because of your incompetence!’ Matiang’i blasts births office

Drama ensued at Narok North births and deaths registration office as Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiang’i stormed the offices threatening to fire the employees after he found long queues of locals waiting for birth certificates. The CS who was accompanied by Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet, his Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Patrick ole…

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Pictures of Dennis Okari’s secret wedding prove fare-tales do exist.

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Pictures of Dennis Okari’s secret wedding prove fare-tales do exist.

Two weeks after his secret engagement, Dennis kari has tied the knot with Joy Naomi. The date of the wedding was so kept under wraps so no one knew the day or time for the ceremony. A while back NTV news anchor Ken Mijungu posted a photo of himself, together with Okari and several other…

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Governor Obado in trouble again for MP’s woes

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Governor Obado in trouble again for MP’s woes

The evident political friction between Migori Governor Okoth Obado and Kuria East MP Marwa Kitayama Maisori has taken a new twist after the legislator claimed that he and his wife, a county employee, have received death threats. At the heart of the rivalry is a World Bank project aimed at upgrading towns in Migori County….

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Obstacles thrown in the cross country championships course make it more challenging

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Obstacles thrown in the cross country championships course make it more challenging

Organizers of next weekend’s National Cross Country Championships — led by Athletics Kenya’s Central Rift chairman Abraham Mutai — have thrown in obstacles at the Eldoret Sports Club course to make it more challenging and competitive. The move is also aimed at achieving congruence with the challenging course for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships…

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Suicide bomber kills 37 in India

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Suicide bomber kills 37 in India

At least 37 Indian paramilitary soldiers were killed on Thursday in Indian-administered Kashmir in one the deadliest attacks on government forces there, police said. The suicide bombing outside Srinagar claimed by an Islamist group is likely to increase tensions between nuclear-armed arch rivals India and Pakistan, with New Delhi long accusing Islamabad of supporting militants….

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New diagnostic tools to help combat HIV acquired in Kenya

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New diagnostic tools to help combat HIV acquired in Kenya

Kenya has acquired the new diagnostic tools to boost the fight against HIV in East and Southern Africa. The tool known as Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx assay will present new approaches to make it faster and easier for laboratories to diagnose and monitor HIV infections in the country. The Director of Infectious Diseases Research at…

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Richie Spice promotes the legalization of weed in Kenya

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Richie Spice promotes the legalization of weed in Kenya

Richie Spice is in the 254 for the ‘Nobody can stop reggae’ concert scheduled for Saturday 16th February at KICC. He has been to Kenya three times and he says he always feels like this is his home. Africa is our first and second home, people are lovely and they are our people. While being interviewed…

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‘Demolish Weston as well’ public outcry following Kenya Railways land demolitions

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‘Demolish Weston as well’ public outcry following Kenya Railways land demolitions

Prime Place Restaurant near Nyayo Stadium in Nairobi was among structures that were demolished on Friday morning for encroaching onto the Kenya Railways land reserve. The main structure in the area housed a restaurant, a pharmacy, a salon, a boutique and a cosmetics shop. People who reported to work in the morning said they were…

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Exposed! Mwatha’s last texts to her ‘mpango wa kando’ revealed

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Exposed! Mwatha’s last texts to her ‘mpango wa kando’ revealed

Detectives probing into the controversial death of Dandora-based human rights activist Carol Mwatha have released details of her last moments before she died. Text messages secured from Mwatha’s mobile phone by detectives at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations reveal her last conversations with Mr Alexander Gikonya, with whom police claim was her mpango wa kando….

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‘Bae’s d*ck game is better than Otile’s’-Vera Sidika brags

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‘Bae’s d*ck game is better than Otile’s’-Vera Sidika brags

Vera Sidika never fails to entertain fans these days.  The Kenyan  socialite is one of Kenya’s most controversial women due to her extraordinary and lavish lifestyle and unique opinions about life in general.  Her life is almost an open book and people love to pick on her. She doesn’t seem to mind the attention and always has…

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Vera brags about her Valentine’s day to lonely Otile

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Vera brags about her Valentine’s day to lonely Otile

Valentine’s day in Otile Brown’s life must have been a quiet affair. His last post on Instagram  dates back three days ago. Could he be one of the performers who graced the stage at the men’s conference 2019? However, his ex-bae, Vera Sidika is not keeping calm about her Valentine’s day. She showed off the gifts…

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Stefflon Don plans on letting Burna boy ‘hit it’ *wink*

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Stefflon Don plans on letting Burna boy ‘hit it’ *wink*

To the surprise of many, Stefflon Don confirms her relationship with Nigerian Afrobeat singer Burna Boy. On Monday, Burna Boy posted a video of himself and Stefflon Don getting cozy. The Nigerian artist quickly deleted the video but not before fans download and circulate it on social media. Steff appears to be sleeping in the clip. The…

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Heartbreak as father is a passenger in the car that kills his daughter

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Heartbreak as father is a passenger in the car that kills his daughter

A father was a passenger in a car that hit and killed his 12-year-old daughter on a road near their family home. Abbie McLaren was knocked down on The Loaning in Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, at around 4.15pm on Tuesday shortly after getting off a bus. Her father, John, got out of the car straight after…

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KU Professors awarded 46m for Moi’s sins

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KU Professors awarded 46m for Moi’s sins

The High Court has accorded three former Kenyatta University lecturers Sh46 million as damages for torture they underwent after the 1982 attempted coup. The court ruled that the manner in which they were arrested, beaten, harassed and tortured was a clear violation of the letter and spirit of chapter five of the previous constitution. The…

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Shindwe! The dark twisted origins of Valentine’s Day you wish you knew earlier!

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Shindwe! The dark twisted origins of Valentine’s Day you wish you knew earlier!

val Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate romance and love with all the kissy-faces in the world, flowers and chocolates. The origins of this festival of candy and cupids, however, are quite literally dark, bloody — and a bit disturbing. A drawing depicts the death of St. Valentine — one of them, anyway. The…

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The truth behind Valentine’s day will make you think twice!

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The truth behind Valentine’s day will make you think twice!

Valentine’s Day is here with us once more, with plenty of people sure to panicky buy heart-adorned cards, bumper boxes of chocolate, bouquets of red roses and teddy bears. Now heavily commercialized and laden with expectation, the annual event is a once a day affair where people earnestly show their love and affection for another person. The oldest…

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‘Incite violence at your own peril!’ UK warns Nigerian politicians ahead of elections

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‘Incite violence at your own peril!’ UK warns Nigerian politicians ahead of elections

Ms Catriona Laing, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, has warned Nigerian politicians against inciting and executing violence during Saturday’s elections. She expressly cautioned that thay would have their visas banned and assets in the UK seized. Laing gave the warning at a press briefing on Wednesday in Abuja to unveil the Election Situation Room…

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Abramovich still mute over Sarri’s impending fate at Chelsea

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Abramovich still mute over Sarri’s impending fate at Chelsea

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, has disclosed that he has not spoken to club owner, Roman Abramovich, about his job this week. The Blues’ 6-0 annihilation at Manchester City last Sunday, raised fresh concerns about Sarri’s future at Stamford Bridge. The former Napoli boss  further encouraged speculation over his job, by stating he would be happy…

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According to Arsene Wenger, this is the person who helped Tottenham in 3-0 win over Dortmund

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According to Arsene Wenger, this is the person who helped Tottenham in 3-0 win over Dortmund

Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has given credit to Tottenham boss, Mauricio Pochettino, following their 3-0 triumph over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League round of 16 first leg encounter on Wednesday night. Son Heung-min, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente scored the goals that handed Tottenham all three points against Dortmund. Wenger believes Pochettino’s half-time…

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Daddy Yo urges Nigerians to vote wisely

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Daddy Yo urges Nigerians to vote wisely

Afropop star, Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun, ahead of the 2019 elections, aired his views on ongoing political issues being debated on has. He urged Nigerian politicians to stop joking with people’s lives. The music star expressed his thoughts on his Snapchat page. “Politicians stop joking with people’s lives. You are responsible for the lives of millions of…

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‘Thao shalt not spend over a thao this Valentine’s!’ Boychild swears.

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‘Thao shalt not spend over a thao this Valentine’s!’ Boychild swears.

Boychild swears thao shalt not use over a thousand bob this valentine’s. The boychild chronicles don’t seem to be going away anytime soon. Kenyan youth have taken up the brand ‘boychild’ to fight for their rights and express their grievances and it seems it is here to stay . Traditionally, the man is meant to…

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Justice is served! Former Ruaraka OCS to be executed.

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Justice is served! Former Ruaraka OCS to be executed.

Kenya has recurrently been on the spot despite ongoing police reforms, with security agencies being accused of continuing to infringe on human rights. Human rights groups, the Independent Policing Oversight Authority among other stakeholders say cases of human rights violations by security agencies remain prevalent. They say many victims of such vices and more so…

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Frightening details of how Boinnet plans to deal with unruly nurses!

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Frightening details of how Boinnet plans to deal with unruly nurses!

The National Police Service has firmly affirmed striking nurses acting in breach of the Public Order Act will be emphatically dealt with. In a statement issued on Thursday, the service also reassured the public that security would adequately be provided around public hospitals throughout the striking period. The statement comes a day after President Uhuru…

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Dutchess Kate’s speech on Mental health stuns the world

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Dutchess Kate’s speech on Mental health stuns the world

The philanthropist Dutchess of Cambridge who shares three children with husband Prince William voiced her thoughts to an important cause at the Royal Foundation’s Mental Health in Education conference in London on Wednesday, February 13. The 37-year-old royal passionately articulated about how one’s mental well-being develops at a young age with the support of loving parents. “Over the…

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A mother is forced to carry her baby’s corpse due to nurse’s strike.

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A mother is forced to carry her baby’s corpse due to nurse’s strike.

A mother’s love truly knows no bounds, she would go to the ends of the world for her child in a heartbeat. To have to endure what a mother yesterday went through is both a story of heroism and literal heartbeak. No parent should have to bury their child , but to be forced to…

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Tamar Braxton becomes first black woman to win Big Brother!

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Tamar Braxton becomes first black woman to win Big Brother!

Celebrity Big Brother has come to an end.The house guests of Celebrity Big Brother may not have agreed on much this season, but in the end they were able to agree on a winner. In Wednesday’s Season 2 finale, Tamar Braxton received a unanimous vote to become the second-ever celebrity winner of the CBS reality show. Plus,…

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