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Lebanon blast
Lebanon mourns after huge explosion kills at least 78, injures over 4,000 others

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President Michel Aoun said 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate had been stored unsafely in a warehouse for six years....

Joyce Wairimu Kariuki, 62, was sentenced to 35 years in jail by the Loitoktok Law Courts after being found guilty of robbery with violence. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Woman who’d spent 15yrs at Shimo La Tewa for theft to start another 35-yr jail term after being found guilty of robbery with violence

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Joyce Wairimu Kariuki had been imprisoned at the Shimo La Tewa Maximum GK Prison in Mombasa....

President Michel Aoun said the Beirut blast was caused by 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate stored unsafely in a warehouse. [PHOTO | FILE]
Lebanon security boss reveals cause of massive explosion in Beirut

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The blast near the port in the Lebanese capital sent up a huge mushroom cloud-shaped shockwave....

Residents of Bukulunya Sub-Location in Sabatia, Vihiga County frogmarching a man and his niece, who were on Monday, August 3, caught in bed. [PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL]
Man, 36-year-old niece who’d developed habit of having sex with each other arrested

By | 4 days ago

Mudiri and Maureen were taken to Lunyerere Police Station, where they are being held in custody....

Fadhili Silwimba was on Tuesday, August 4, found guilty by a Tanzanian court of misusing the internet. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Man who insulted Magufuli on Facebook jailed

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The State prosecutor, Flavian Leonard Chacha, told the court that the suspect committed the offence on September 7, 2019....

The key theft suspect works as a lorry driver of one of the firms contracted to build the dam. [PHOTO | FILE]
Hunt on for lorry driver who ‘stole 486 cement bags to be used in Thwake Dam construction’

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The multi-billion shilling dam, whose construction is spread across three phases, is over 30 per cent complete....

Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa. [PHOTO | FILE]
Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa arrested, taken to Kajiado Court

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It is alleged that on March 10, 2017, the MP sold a vehicle he had acquired through a loan facility from Uwezo Microfinance Bank in 2016....

Sirisia MP John Waluke was on June 25, 2020 jailed for corruption. [PHOTO | FILE]
Amount of money Kenyans have contributed to Waluke via Paybill as wife says she regrets setting fundraising initiative

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Waluke’s wife says she has since abandoned the quest to have Kenyans contribute to secure her husband’s freedom....

teenage pregnancies
Kitui records over 3,000 teen pregnancies amid Covid-19

By | 4 days ago

County administrators tracking down suspects as cases of teen pregnancies skyrocket since the coronavirus hit Kenya....

Kiambu governor
Rising Covid-19 infections gets Nyoro worried, fears getting overwhelmed

By | 4 days ago

Governor James Nyoro says rising Covid-19 cases are worrying and might overwhelm Kiambu County's health system....

Donald Trump
Trump demands US cut of Microsoft TikTok deal or he’ll ban app

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US President Trump warns he will ban TikTok app, which is owned by China's ByteDance, on 15 September if there is no deal....

Hard landing of UN plane injures 11

By | 4 days ago

The United Nations plane suffered extensive damage during the incident, the mission said in a statement but investigations are underway....

Three detectives arrested over violent robbery

By | 4 days ago

The three Special Services Unit detectives were disarmed and placed in police custody amid ongoing investigations....

Bodies of herdsmen who drowned in quarry searching for cows retrieved

By | 4 days ago

The two drowned while searching for missing cattle. Locals want the quarries filled saying they've claimed many lives....

12 arrested in Transmara following renewed clashes

By | 4 days ago

Narok County Commissioner Samuel Kimiti says that cattle rustling has become a menace in three sub-counties....

senators
Showdown looms as senators to debate revenue formula, again

By | 4 days ago

For the seventh time, the senate reconvenes to debate the controversial county revenue-sharing formula that has seen House divided....

Tundu Lissu
Shot Tanzanian politician wins presidential nomination

By | 4 days ago

Tundu Lissu survived assassination attempt with life-changing injuries after receiving treatment in Belgium and returned last week....

Njoro clashes
KDF soldier, ex-MCA among 14 suspects detained over deadly Njoro tribal clashes

By | 5 days ago

Police claim suspects are responsible for organizing and funding the clashes which left five people dead and thousands displaced....

New revenue sharing formula repeat of history, say MPs from ASAL counties

By | 5 days ago

The Pastoralist Parliamentary Group (PPG) has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and his handshake ally Raila Odinga to intervene to unlock the revenue sh...

Edgar Obare
Edgar Obare given bail after being charged with breaching Natalie Tewa’s privacy

By | 5 days ago

Blogger and social media influencer Edgar Obare was on Monday arraigned at the Kiambu Law Courts following his arrest last week. Obare was charged wit...

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