May 29, 2015

[Video] Kenyan warden pokes leopard with disastrous results


A Kenyan game park ranger lived to tell a horrifying story. The Kenya Wildlife Service Warden faced the wrath of a leopard after he pokes it with a stick. Watch and learn from this video shot in November 2012..

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17 dead, 61 rushed to hospital after two Kenyan buses collide


Seventeen people died Tuesday morning after two buses collided head-on at Ipingoni between Mtito Andei and Kambu on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway. Confirming the incident, police County Commander Racheal Kipsoi said 14 people died instantly, two died while undergoing treatment at Makindu general hospital while one died on the way to the hospital. Ms Kipsoi said 61 people were injured in the 4am incident, 41 of them seriously, and are undergoing treatment at the same hospital. Most of those injured are women passengers, she added. The police commander said the accident involved a Spring bus bound for Mombasa when it collided…

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Kenyan man in Dallas being sought for sexual assault


A Kenyan is being sought for sexual assault in Dallas. George Kariuki is currently on the loose and crime stoppers are asking for assistance in capturing him. The Dallas County District Attorneys office has posted a photo of him on their website as one of those being sought. A billboard has also been erected on I-35 notifying the public of the his crimes and asking for help to catch him. He may be known by several other aliases as he tries to elude authorities. His real name is believed to be Antony Muchane. Other unconfirmed reports indicate that he might…

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NTV, KTN and Citizen switch off their signal to protest digital migration


A crisis is in the making as major Kenyan broadcast media protests digital TV migration ruling by going off air indefinitely. Three Kenyan broadcasting stations have switched off their signals in protest over what they termed as rushed digital migration. NTV, KTN, QTV and Citizen switched off on Monday afternoon as their quest to have the digital migration delayed failed. KBC, K24, GBS and KISS TV are still on air. KISS TV relaunched afresh this month. Approximately two million Nairobi residents have been affected by the switch-off following the court directive allowing Communication Commission of Kenya to switch off non-…

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[Video] Women and power: Staring a business with only KSh 700


The biggest headache for most people when it comes to starting their own businesses is the lack of capital. At most times, would be entrepreneurs are apprehensive about starting a business because they think they need a huge amount of capital. Meet Trizah, Nyanjau Nyagango who defied this assumption and defied odds by starting her business with only 700 shillings. Lizz Ntonjira shares her story in this week’s Women and power feature segment.

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Stop meddling in Kenya, Raila tells Museveni


FORMER Prime Minister Raila Amolo Odinga has sent stern warning to Uganda’s head of state Yoweri Museveni to stop meddling in Kenya’s affairs. Raila was reacting to Museveni’s remarks at the Kenya@50 celebrations. The Cord leader said Kenya should be left to manage its own affairs independently as a sovereign state. Museveni lashed out at Western nations during celebrations to mark Kenya’s 50 years of independence. He accused them of undermining the sovereignty of African states. Museveni made reference to a letter written by 53 members of the African Union expressing discontent over the International Criminal Court targeting Africa and…

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[Video] ODM leaders woo deputy president William Ruto


Deputy president William Ruto today found solace in unexpected quarters with Nyanza politicians expressing solidarity with him over his case at the ICC. The politicians hosted ruto at a fundraising at Ranen SDA church in Migori county.

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[VIDEO] Diaspora Notebook 2: The changing face of the Kenyan Diaspora


This show shines a light on the Kenyan diaspora and explores the immigration trends of Kenyans and the implications to the Kenyan government. NTV’s Chris Wamalwa reached out to a section of Kenyans living in the US to get their perspective. The number of Kenyans in the US has exploded and the episode takes on some perceptions by Kenyans back home.

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Mungiki witness reveals why he quit Uhuru’s ICC case


THE Mungiki witness who has declined to testify against President Uhuru Kenyatta at The Hague has revealed why he quit as an ICC witness. The witness known to the court as O49 or P011 said he quit because the ICC had relied on false evidence given to the prosecution by Mungiki insiders and human rights watchdogs. The witness said the ICC investigation was a “total failure” because the prosecution does not understand how the Mungiki operate, their ideology and progression, and did not want to. “One needs to understand what Mungiki was, its ideology and standing during the election, before…

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Blogger Roy Ogolla who leaked Sonko-Shebesh naked photos dies in road accident


Kohadha Roy Ogolla, the blogger who leaked Mike Sonko and Rachel Shebesh’s nude photos, is dead. His death was confirmed by his uncle on Sunday evening after rumors circulated about his demise for a better part of Sunday afternoon. Ogolla died after being involved in a car accident near Kitengela when the car he was travelling in rolled several times and he was thrown out of the window. He is said not have been buckled up. He was leaving a function at Maasai Lodge and was said to be the driver of the Prado that they were travelling in. He…

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