Monday, June 14, 2021


George Weah: African football legend to palace

Senator and African football legend George Weah will face incumbent Vice President Joseph Boakai in the second round of the presidential elections in Liberia. Neither candidate obtained the absolute majority in the first round in a process that ended on Sunday. Five days after election to elect the successor of Ellen John son Sirleaf, the...

Migori residents go to poll

By Daniel Korir The residents of Migori County go to the polls today to elect a new senator in a by-election after the demise of Senator Ben Oluoch Okello. The late senator succumbed to throat cancer and was buried last month. 3880000 voters are expected to cast their votes in the ballot in the 826 polling...

Electronic dance DJ Avicii is dead

PHOTO// Avicii also Tim Bergling. Courtesy
Swedish Dj and Electronic Dance Music (EDM) artist Avicii whose real name is Tim Bergling is dead. In a statement read by the Wake Me Up hit-maker’s publicist, Diana Baron, the 28 year old was found dead in Muscat, Oman on Friday afternoon though the cause of death remains unknown. “It is with profound sorrow...

Tourism CS Balala on top of Mt Kenya

Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala has completed an excursion to the top of Mt Kenya. The CS took the initiative to promote the country’s tourism.  Special thanks to H.E @UKenyatta, My Cabinet collegues and all Kenyans of good will for their support in cheering me on.#LenanaPeak #MountKenya #7summitschallenge #7summitsafrica #MagicalKenya #TembeaKenya #Kenya— Najib Balala...

ODM wants Wetangula out as Minority Senate leader

Photo Courtesy: Moses Wetangula, Ford Kenya Party Leader
National Super Alliance affiliate party ODM has written a letter to the senate speaker, Ken Lusaka, seeking the removal of the minority leader Moses Wetangula on grounds that it is the largest minority party in the house therefore the position is theirs. The orange party wants Siaya senator, James Orengo as replacement to Wetangula. The speaker...

Melania Trump in Kenya

United States first lady Melania Trump is on her first visit to Africa and her first extended international trip as first lady. Her visit mainly focuses on child welfare, education, tourism and conservation. Mrs Trump opened the Kenya portion of her visit earlier today, seeking to highlight conservation efforts by feeding baby elephants at David...


The Ministry of Education CS, Ambassador Amina Mohammed has released the results for the 2018 KCPE examinations from Star of the Sea school, Mombasa. All pupils who sat for KCPE in 2018 will join secondary schools. There will only be one selection process unlike the previous years. BEST STUDENT 2018: 453 marks.                                 BEST STUDENT 2017:...

Police: Tomorrow’s planned Nasa rally is illegal

The Police have warned Nasa leaders against the planned match to JKIA scheduled for this Friday is not permitted. The Nasa leaders have planned to welcome its leaders Rt Hon Raila Odinga and Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka who will be jetting in back in the country tomorrow. Former prime minister, Raila Odinga had gone to...

Ex-AG Githu Muigai lands a new state job

PHOTO//Courtesy: Ex-AG Githu Muigai addressing the press
Former state legal advisor professor Githu Muigai is among high profile individuals the jubilee leadership has appointed to chair state corporations. His appointment comes hardly a week since the swearing in to office of his predecessor justice kihara kariuki. Prof Muigai, who served as state attorney general, is now appointed to chair the council for...


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