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Shakahola postmortems: 16 bodies remaining

The death toll from Shakahola tragedy has reached 243 after one of the victims rescued died at the Malindi Sub County Hospital. Chief government pathologist...

WFP to support more Kenyans reeling from drought impact

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is scaling up its emergency response to support hundreds of thousands of Kenyans affected by the impact...

Impressive transition rates as 2.4 million learners join secondary

Kenya's efforts at achieving universal basic education have yielded tremendous progress with transition rates hitting unprecedented levels. In the current academic year, five of the...

Safaricom hands over Pastor Ezekiel’s M-Pesa statements to DCI

Detectives will now have access to M-Pesa accounts belonging to embattled Kilifi Pastor Ezekiel Odero who is under probe over alleged money laundering and...

Plans underway to decongest busy Eldoret-Malaba road

The government of Kenya in partnership with Uganda has announced plans to transport cargo efficiently by decongesting the busy Eldoret-Malaba highway which is the...

Private sector key to addressing debt problem in Horn of Africa

Ministers of Finance from countries under the Horn of Africa Initiative have underscored the importance of tapping into the private sector to address gaps...

Covid billionaires to be prosecuted, says Koskei

A multi-agency team whose responsibility is to fight corruption in the country has been formed. During a consultative meeting of Governance Agencies chaired by the...

Pastor Ezekiel ordered to withdraw, amend main petition

The Mombasa High Court has declined to issue any order that would impede ongoing police investigations into Pastor Ezekiel Ombok Odero's church's involvement in...

Pathologists conduct autopsies on 34 Shakahola bodies

Postmortems conducted Monday on 22 Shakahola victims at the Malindi Sub-County Hospital Mortuary could not establish the exact cause of death. Chief Government pathologist Johansen...

Ex-Mungiki leader Maina Njenga released on bail

Former Mungiki sect leader, Maina Njenga, has been released on a cash bail of Ksh50,000 after he denied seven criminal charges levelled against him. Njenga...