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    Kenya’s Ruth Chepng’etich Smashes Half Marathon World Record in Istanbul

    Kenyan long-distance runner Ruth Chepng'etich has smashed the world half-marathon record. The 26-year-old won the Istanbul Half Marathon on Sunday after clocking one hour, four minutes, and two seconds (1:04:02), taking off 29 seconds from the previous record set by Ababel Yeshaneh of Ethiopia...
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    Displeased Kenyans Storm IMF’s Facebook Page After Approving Sh255 Billion Loan to Kenya

    Kenyans are up in arms after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a Sh255 billion loan to Kenya to help support the country’s COVID-19 response. The Washington-based international lender on Saturday announced that its executive board approved the 38-month program under the Extended...
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    DRAMA IN MAKUENI AS WORKMATES OF THE DECEASED AND FAMILY CLASH DURING BURIAL

    There was drama in Nthongoni village Kibwezi sub county of Makueni county after a burial ceremony turned chaotic. This is after the workmates of the deceased, a conductor caused mayhem during the burial. Apparently, the workmates complained that the ceremony was taking longer than expected...
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    Visitors from 15 African Countries to Pay Bonds of Up to $15,000 to Visit the US Under New Trump Rule

    President Trump’s administration has issued a new travel rule targeting countries whose citizens have higher rates of overstaying visitors and business visas. The new temporary ruled issued on Monday may require nationals from 24 countries, most in Africa, to deposit a bond of up to $15,000 to...
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    'Let Him Go Back to the Streets Where I Found Him': Akothee Disowns 'Adopted' Son Shadrack Mwita

    Popular Kenyan musician Esther Akoth, alias Akothee, has cut ties with her ‘adopted’ son Shadrack Mwita following a bitter fallout. Akothee rescued the young man from the streets in May this year after learning the suffering he was going through having lost his left leg at the age of seven in a...
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    Waititu Eyes Political Comeback in 2022, to Vie for Kiambu Governor's Seat

    Former Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu has revealed plans to make a political comeback in 2022. Waititu lost the governor’s seat in January this year after the Senate upheld Kiambu MCAs’ decision to impeach him on the grounds of gross misconduct, abuse of office, and violation of the...
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    Shock as 3 Kenyan Teenage Sisters Impregnated by Their Shamba Boy Give Birth to Set of Twins

    Police in Tana River county are searching for a gardener who fled after impregnating all three of his employer’s underage daughters at around the same period. The girls said the man would often lure them to their farm where he would sexually defile them. One of the sisters confessed to sneaking...
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    Report Shows Wealthy Kenyans Are Hiding Untaxed Sh457 Billion in Offshore Accounts

    A newly released report indicates that wealthy Kenyans are hiding a whopping Sh457 billion in offshore accounts. The funds, which are stashed in low tax territories, represent 4.8 percent of Kenya’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the State of Tax Justice 2020 report released by the...
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    Police Recover Sh52,000 from One of the Seven 'Missing' School Girls in Nairobi

    DCI detectives recovered Sh52,000 from one of the seven teenage girls who had been reported missing from their homes in Nairobi last week. The teenagers aged between 14 and 16 reunited with their families over the weekend after they were rescued by police. During interrogation, the girl told...
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    Kenyan Woman Who Hosted 44 School Kids at House Party Detained for 7 Days

    A 41-year-old Kenyan woman who hosted 44 school kids for a party at her house in Nairobi’s Mountain View Estate was on Monday arraigned at Milimani law courts. The woman, Millicent Muthoni Kithinji appeared before Senior Principal Magistrate Kennedy Cheruiyot alongside three other suspects...
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    DCI Probing Online Cartel Luring Teenage Girls to Party Orgies in Nairobi

    Officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have launched a probe into an online syndicate that has been luring school girls from their homes for partying orgies that last for days. Preliminary investigations reveal that the teenagers are being lured through social media...
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    Kenya Power Laments as Costumers Switch to Solar Energy

    Kenya Power has raised alarm over the growing number of customers shifting to solar energy. The State-owned electricity distributor indicated that its industrial clients who account for nearly 60 percent of its revenues are gradually installing solar power systems, dealing a blow to its already...
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    Nairobi Teenage Girls Who Went Missing Dismiss Reports of Abduction, Say They were Bored Staying Indoors

    Seven teenage girls who were reported missing after allegedly being lured from their homes in Nairobi a week ago have spoken out. Reports indicated that the teens were lured from their homes by a Caucasian man who had promised them lucrative auditions. A US telephone number (+176896663236)...
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    Dr. Nira Patel: Kenya Loses Another Senior Doctor to Covid-19

    The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has announced the death of yet another senior doctor, Dr. Nira Patel. Dr. Patel, a dental surgeon specialized in orthodontics, succumbed to Covid-19 complications on Saturday, according to the union. “We mourn the passing on of Dr. Nira...
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    Kenyan Comedian ‘David The Student’ Racially Abused by Lyft Passenger in the US

    Kenyan comedian David Kangogo, alias ‘David The Student’, was recently subjected to racial abuse in the US. The incident happened on Tuesday in Issaquah, Washington after David, who works as a Lyft driver, picked a man and woman outside a local sports grill. But hell broke loose after David, 30...
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    Uhuru Comes to the Rescue of 100-Year-Old Mugumo Tree Located in Westlands, Nairobi

    President Kenyatta has ordered the preservation of the iconic fig tree (Mugumo) in Westlands, Nairobi. The over 100-year-old giant tree located at the center of the roundabout linking Mpaka Road and Waiyaki Way was initially set to be cut to pave the way for the Nairobi Expressway. But after...
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    Kenyan Family's House in Houston, Texas Burned Down [PHOTOS]

    A Kenyan family living in Houston, Texas is counting huge losses after their house was destroyed by fire in a suspected case of arson. The house that Simon Muraya and his wife Yvonne Muraya live in along with their one-year baby girl caught fire on Saturday, November 7th around 5pm. All their...
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    Jubilee Party Responds to Reports of Raphael Tuju's Admission to ICU

    The Jubilee Party has dismissed reports that Raphael Tuju, the party's secretary-general, is admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Through its communication director Albert Mwemusi, the party termed the reports doing rounds on social media as baseless. “These are baseless reports based...
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    Kenyan Girl Who Was on the Brink of Dropping Out of School Admitted to Elite US University

    Josephine Nyakundi, a Kenyan girl who was on the brink of dropping out of school some years ago due to lack of fees has been admitted to an elite US university. When Josephine’s eldest sister joined high school, their parents were ready to sacrifice the education of her other siblings by...
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