October 2, 2014

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Death and Funeral announcement-Mrs. Beth Kimwele Nguli -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

President Uhuru donates Sh1 million towards Shiru wa GP’s medical expenses -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Son of former police chief Ben Gethi to build Runda mall -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

US-based firm unveils two-bedroom rice husk house worth Sh851,000 in Kenya -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Music mogul Quincy Jones honored by UK organization run by a Kenyan -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Love message used to lure suspect in Uhuru Kenyatta’s kin murder -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Ten women in Vihiga survive lightning strike, man in ICU after shock from touching victim -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Raila instigated Post-Election Violence, ICC Witness Says -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

US opens registration for the 2016 Diversity Visa Program -

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Mwai Kibaki sells Nairobi’s Union Towers to varsity for Sh800m -

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The smart Kenyan billionaires beyond the grave

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Death strikes when least expected. It cannot be prevented. Some say if death had a bail, many could have rushed to get bonds against it.  When parents die, the most of the businesses they started fold. This has been due to family succession battles, with each one of them wanting a piece of the business. But some businesses have withstood the test of time, when their founders passed on. They have grown to become multi-million ventures, Protus Onyango examines some of them… SHREWD BUSINESSMAN: Karume had good succession plans The late former Defence Minister who died in February last year,…

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Kenyan Man wants to divorce 60-year-old wife for denying him conjugal rights

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NAIVASHA, KENYA: A 68-year-old man from Kinagop, Nyandarua County wants to divorce his 60 year old wife for denying him his conjugal rights. After 38 years in marriage, the granny wants to call it quits insisting that his rights have been violated. The granny claims that for the last ten years, he has never gotten intimate with his wife and cannot take it anymore and wants to start his life afresh. Despite his advanced stage, the man says that he is strong and can still perform at any level and challenged the doubting-Thomas for a ‘match’. His wife admits that…

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“Hot Cakes” Uganda ladies quietly driving Kenyan girls out of hospitality industry

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Young Ugandan ladies have become hot cakes in Kenyan hospitality industries especially in Western Kenya. Hotels and bars are slowly eliminating Kenyan ladies from customer services and replacing them with their Ugandan counterparts. In most hotels, bars and restaurants in WesternKenya, you will be welcomed by the famousUgandan polite phrase ‘Njebale’ meaning how have you been? Almost suicidal Others, who are deeply-rooted in their culture, will greet you while on their knees as a show of respect in line with the Buganda culture. The natural hospitality these ladies portray charms customers and entrepreneurs are utilising them to the maximum. Patrick Opita, a…

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Photos: Chinese baby rescued from sewer pipe after being flushed down toilet

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A newborn baby has been rescued after being flushed down a toilet in a Chinese apartment building, according to state media reports. Firefighters in eastern China rescued the abandoned baby boy lodged in a sewage pipe directly beneath a toilet commode, in a case which has sparked anger on social media sites. Residents in Jinhua, in the wealthy coastal province of Zhejiang, alerted firefighters on Saturday afternoon (local time) after hearing the two-day-old baby crying in the fourth-floor squat lavatory. Attempts to pull him out failed, so rescuers sawed away a section of the pipe with the baby inside and…

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Video: Kenya First Lady – Margaret Kenyatta speaks at AU summit

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First Lady Margaret Kenyatta  pledged to wage a vigorous campaign against the spread of HIV/Aids and to conquer stigma and discrimination against people living with the disease. Delivering her maiden speech when she attended the 12th meeting of the Organisation of First Ladies Against HIV/Aids in Addis Ababa, Margaret said she will use her position and influence in society to champion the rights of people living with the disease.

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David Kimaiyo accused of threatening officers over county commander jobs

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NAIVASHA, KENYA: The National Police Service Commission (NPSC) has alleged police officers who have applied for the positions of county commanders have received threats from the office of the Inspector General. According to the NPSC chairman Johnston Kavuludi, the threats would not deter them from continuing with the vetting. He said that over 300 officers had already applied for the 94 advertised positions despite directives from the IG David Kimaiyo that the exercise had been called off. Despite mixed reports from the force on lack of structures, Kavuludi said that the commanderswould be in office in two months. “We have reports…

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Video: Girl raised as bushman interacts with lions and cheetahs

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This Woman Has No Fear: Girl Raised As A Bushman Walking With Lions & Puts Herself In Danger With Group Of Cheetahs!

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Kenyan woman joins class one at 78 years

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She is in Standard One against many odds: At 78 years, she is frail, and within a week, she has already skipped school for two days due to an illness. To make matters worse, she smokes. Obambo Primary School in Siaya County admitted the “pupil” this term. Mrs Mariana Ong’ango Ololo, now the 87th pupil in the class, has left tongues wagging among residents of Yenga Village in Obambo Sub Location. When Nation visited the school two weeks ago, Mrs Ololo was yet to be admitted, two days after she made her unannounced entry to the school on May 14….

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46 Gor Mahia fans carjacked in Molo

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Nakuru, Kenya: Forty-six Gor Mahia fans were Monday carjacked by a group of eight armed thugs at Kibunja in Molo after they posed as police officers manning a roadblock. The thugs waved down the driver of the Mitsubishi Bus registration Number KBV 062A at 2am and ordered him out of the vehicle and hand over the ignition keys to them. The thugs were fully dressed in police uniforms and were armed with rifles according to victims interviewed at Molo Police Station where the bus was stationed after the ordeal. Sensing danger, the bus driver released the ignition keys to one…

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Rachel Ruto takes over Ida Odinga’s office

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Deputy President William Ruto’s wife Rachel will this morning take over the office that was formally used by former Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s wife Ida at NHIF building in community area. It is understood that the decision to allocate Rachel the office was made a few weeks ago and it is meant to facilitate her work. “Although she has no formal role in government her contribution in supporting her husband’s work is recognized by the government so there is therefore need for her to have her own office,” said a senior official in the office of the Deputy President. Rachel…

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