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Kiambu Woman Representative reveals how MPs took bribes to kill sugar report

Kiambu Woman Representative Gathoni Wamuchomba has claimed that some fellow legislators insulted her in parliament for refusing to take bribes that were allegedly being dished…

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Erdogan vows to boycott US electronics

Turkey’s president fired a new salvo in the growing war of words with the United States on Tuesday, saying Ankara will boycott all American-made electronic…

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U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton meet Turkish envoy

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton met Monday with Turkish ambassador to the U.S. Serdar Kilic at the White House. The meeting focused on American…

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Man arrested after car crashes into UK parliament barrier

A man has been arrested after his car crashed into security barriers outside the UK’s Houses of Parliament and injured several people. London’s Metropolitan Police…

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Kiambu Governor wants rivers ‘moved

Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu has differed with his party boss President Uhuru Kenyatta on the approach the Jubilee administration has taken in reclaiming riparian lands,…

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Environment Cabinet Secretary rules out payment for Mau evictees

The government has ruled out compensating Maasai Mau forest evictees and instead directed them to seek payment from those who sold them land. Environment Cabinet…

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President Uhuru spews friendly fire on graft war

The renewed vigour in the fight against corruption and the ongoing demolition of structures built on riparian land may have lost President Uhuru Kenyatta some…

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‘Stolen’ plane from Seattle airport crashes into island

A “suicidal” airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers on it, took off from Washington state, and crashed on an island. The…

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Former Nairobi governor Kidero arrested over graft claims

Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has been arrested by anti-corruption detectives and is set to be charged in court for abuse of office, money laundering,…

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Israeli airstrikes kill one Palestinian in Gaza Strip

Six others were also injured in the attacks, the ministry said in a statement. In a separate statement, the Israeli Air Force (IAF) said its…

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27 students benefited from Dahabshiil scholarship programme

Twenty seven graduates have benefitted from an educational programme in law and community leadership. The programme was supported by Africa’s leading money transfer company Dahabshiil….

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Haji wants ICT ministry probed over shady procurement

The Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has asked police boss Joseph Boinnet to probe the irregular procurement of media services by the ICT ministry…

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Roadside bomb targets KDF troops in Lamu

Six Kenya Defence Forces soldiers are feared dead while a similar number were injured when a vehicle they were travelling in ran over an improvised…

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President of Ethiopia’s Somali Region Resigns – Reports

The president of Ethiopia’s Somali region, Abdi Mohamud Omar, has resigned, reports from the regional capital Jigjiga say. The regional leader stepped down following intense…

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UN Agency, EU Train Migrants Returning to Somaliland

The UN migration agency and the European Union are this week training over 60 migrants who opted to return to Somaliland from Libya instead of…

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Turkey President wishes Venezuelan leader well

The Turkish president on Monday conveyed good wishes to his Venezuelan counterpart following Saturday’s apparent assassination attempt, according to a presidential source. During a phone…

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Saudi airline to halt Toronto flights

Saudi Arabian Airlines said Monday it is suspending flights to and from Toronto from Aug. 13 as a diplomatic row intensifies with Canada The airline…

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ODM entangled in Zimbabwe post-poll election

The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) was on Monday fighting back claims in Zimbabwe that the party’s associates had fuelled post-poll violence in Harare last week,…

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President Uhuru to visit United State after Trump sends him invitation

resident Uhuru Kenyatta has been invited for a historic visit to the US for a meeting with President Donald Trump as he continues to cement…

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South Sudan rivals sign final power-sharing deal

The government and rebels of South Sudan signed a power-sharing agreement in Khartoum on Sunday to end a deadly civil war ravaging the world’s youngest…

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Camels join police in new border patrol unit

The pioneer camel patrol unit under the Border Patrol Unit of the Administration Police Service will be based in Isiolo County and will involve 50…

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Saudi Arabia expels Canada envoy

Saudi Arabia on Monday recalled its ambassador to Canada for consultation and gave the Canadian ambassador in Riyadh 24 hours to leave the country, official…

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Somalis are surprising a stranded Turk with private plane

An emotional gesture by Somalis moved a Turkish academic who was stranded in a Somali city when his flight was cancelled. Seeking to reach the…

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Mudavadi says he was not aware about Uhuru-Raila peace deal

Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi has said that he was not aware of the March 9 “handshake” between President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM…

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DR Congo announces new Ebola outbreak

DR Congo on Wednesday reported an outbreak of Ebola in its conflict-torn east, killing 20 people, barely a week after it declared the end to…

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Bloodshed in Zimbabwe After Disputed Presidential Election

At least one person was killed in Zimbabwe’s capital Harare on Wednesday as soldiers stepped in to disperse stone-throwing opposition supporters who accused the ruling…