Explosive Saturday Leaves Kenya Wanting

The potential was obvious, the spirit willing, but the stamina was lacking (topi lyambila writes) as Kenya lost the chance to go top of the table in the medal standings on Day 4 of the IAAF World U18 Championships in Nairobi, Kenya. With 300 metres to go, in the 800m boys final, Kibiwott Toroitich and Noah Kiprono gave away the lead as they ‘stepped More...

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By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017


The Golden Girls of the 60s and 70s fame..(l-r)-Tecla Chemabwai, Jeni Wambui Kenyatta, Lydia Stevens flanked by Rose Tata-Muya- from the 90s fame. The skies opened up soon after the opening speech by President More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Kenya’s Opposition discredit Governments’ handling of Food Crisis and Graft to win votes

The Kenyan government’s handling of food shortages caused by one of the East African nation’s worst droughts in three decades and allegations of corruption are emerging as the key opposition weapons in its bid More...

By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017

Finsbury Park attack: Theresa May condemns ‘sickening’ terror attack

A terror attack near a London mosque is “every bit as sickening” as others in recent weeks, Theresa May says. A man drove a van into worshippers close to Muslim Welfare House in Finsbury Park as they More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Some dead, at least 50 taken to hospital, as fire engulfs #Grenfell tower block

Fire engulfed a 24-storey block of flats in central London on Wednesday, killing some people, injuring at least 50 more and trapping some residents asleep inside the towering inferno. Flames licked up the sides More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Visa-free travel in Africa remains far off

BY 2063, according to the African Union’s (AU) rather long-range prediction, Africa will be “a continent of seamless borders”. People, capital, goods and services will flow freely from South Africa to Tunisia More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Kenya Commercial Bank takeover bid for National Bank

Bloomberg: Kenya’s biggest bank by assets offered to buy a state-owned lender as the industry struggles to cope with interest-rate caps that have cut profits and curbed lending. Kenya’s biggest bank by assets More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

#Machester Arena Attack: Suicide bomber kills at least 22 at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

A suicide bomber has killed 22 people – including children – in an explosion at an Ariana Grande pop concert at the Manchester Arena At least 22 people, including some children, were killed and 59 were More...

By admin On Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Europeans Who Don’t Like African Migrants Should Thank Drought. It Has Dramatically Slowed Down Their Flight

IT’S often assumed that the African migrants who now make up the majority of those taking boats across the Mediterranean to Europe are fleeing grinding poverty back home. But, in a curious development, an article More...

By admin On Monday, April 24th, 2017

How Kenya’s Drought Has Turned Into Violence

Nairobi, Kenya (AP) — The shooting of a novelist and conservationist in Kenya has drawn attention to the violent tensions between landowners and herders who are trying to keep their animals alive in a widespread More...