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  • The two countries signed an Agreement on the Establishment of a Joint Commission for Cooperation (JCC) in January this year/PSCU NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 30 – President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday held talks with President Macky Sall of Senegal who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi. President...
  • The Lady Justice also declined to find that the Directorate of Criminal Investigations acted with malicious intent when it held back from issuing Kariuki with a Certificate of Good Conduct/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 – High Court judge Roselyn Aburili on Monday declined to compel the Judicial...
  • Activist Makau Mutua, Supreme Court Judge Smokin Wanjala and former anti-graft czar Aaron Ringera will therefore now be among those interviewed for the top job of Chief Justice as will Andrew Kongani, David Wambura, Lucy Julius and the above referenced Waihiga/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 – The...
  • Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet speaking during the launch highly praised the programme, which he says will enhance intelligence gathering and cooperation among security agencies in the region/MOSES MUOKI NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29- The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on...
  • Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet on Monday told Capital News that police were aware of the new strategy by terror groups, “of widening their scope in recruiting new members/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 – Two terror suspects with links to ISIL are in police custody, after they were arrested...
  • Spain has been without a government for eight months following two inconclusive elections. Rajoy’s conservative Popular Party (PP) has won both ballots but failed to reach an absolute majority/FILE MADRID, Spain, Aug 29 – Spain’s main opposition Socialist party on Monday refused to back Prime...
  • Judge George Odunga said the JSC acted illegally when it failed to shortlist applicants for not attaching clearance Certificates from the Kenya Revenue Authority, Higher Education Loans Board, the Credit Reference Bureau, the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, Law Society of Kenya and...
  • Members of the Sahrawi People’s Liberation Army are pictured on July 8, 2016/AFP-File UNITED NATIONS, United States, Aug 28 – UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday urged Morocco and the Polisario movement campaigning for the independence of Western Sahara to withdraw soldiers and fighters from...
  • Colombian Pres. Juan Manuel Santos delivers a speech as the president of the National Congress, senator Mauricio Lizcano holds a copy with the final text of the peace agreement with FARC, in Bogota/AFP BOGOTA, Colombia, Aug 29 – A historic midnight ceasefire on Sunday is set to end a 52-year-old...
  • Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has told Capital News that there is evidence implicating the two to the heinous murder/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 – Two police officers arrested over the murder of a man on a hospital bed in Mwingi last week will be charged Monday with murder. The two...
  • Los Angeles International Airport/AFP-File LOS ANGELES, United States, Aug 29 – Part of the busy Los Angeles International Airport was closed late Sunday due to unconfirmed reports of gunfire, airport officials said on Twitter. “Upper/Departures...
  • Tunisia’s new Prime Minister Youssef Chahed takes the oath of office, during the country’s new government swearing-in ceremony at Carthage Palace near the capital Tunis on August 27, 2016/AFP TUNIS, Tunisia, Aug 29 – The new Tunisian unity government headed by Youssef Chahed takes office on Monday...
  • Court of Appeal Judge Alnashir Visram will be the first to face the Judicial Service Commission from 9 am at the Supreme Court Buildings/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 – Interviews for six candidates shortlisted for the position of Chief Justice are scheduled to kick-off Monday morning. Court of...
  • Supporters of the Gabonese opposition leader Jean Ping gather outside his party headquarters in Libreville on August 28, 2016/AFP LIBREVILLE, Gabon, Aug 29 – Gabon’s main opposition candidate Jean Ping has claimed victory in weekend presidential polls, but incumbent Ali Bongo’s camp said the call...
  • Court of Appeal Judge Alnashir Visram will be the first to face the Judicial Service Commission from 9am at the Supreme Court Building/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – Interviews for six candidates shortlisted for the position of Chief Justice are scheduled to begin on Monday. Court of Appeal Judge...
  • Speaking after holding bilateral talks with Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the gesture demonstrated the enduring cooperation with Japan/PSCU NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – The Japanese Government has extended a Sh10 billion grant to Kenya for building food security and...
  • The Machakos Governor said his development philosophy of Maendeleo Chap Chap was keen to fight poverty in a speedy manner in order to improve people’s wellbeing/CFM NEWSBUSIA, Kenya, Aug 28 – Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has condemned divisive politics and called on leaders to embrace unity....
  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks in Des Moines, Iowa on August 27, 2016/AFP WASHINGTON, Aug 28 – Donald Trump is committed to a “fair and humane” approach to securing America’s borders, but details of his evolving immigration policy will be revealed at a later time, his...
  • The UNDP said in a statement that male-female inequality in sub-Saharan Africa costs the continent some $95 billion each year in lost economic potential/CFM NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – The UN on Sunday urged African nations to close a gender gap that is costing an estimated $95 billion (84...
  • President Kenyatta noted that the ease of doing business in many African nations has improved but added that more efforts are needed for more countries to move up the rank/PSCU NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – African leaders attending a development conference in Nairobi have pledged to place the private...
  • Concerns were reportedly raised over the pair ahead of the 9am (0800 GMT) UA162 flight. The service, carrying 141 passengers, eventually flew with a new crew later Saturday/AFP LONDON, Aug 28 – Two pilots were arrested in Scotland on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol as they...
  • “To improve the nutrition status of the people, we must enhance productivity to ensure affordable food,” said Ruto/DPPS NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – Kenya has developed the necessary policies to support a proper framework to enhance food productivity in order to improve the nutrition status of its...
  • WASHINGTON, United States, Aug 28 – Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump linked illegal immigration and employment Saturday, pledging to start deporting offenders as soon as he is sworn in should he become the White House’s next occupant. Trump all the while courted the black vote, claiming...
  • The President pointed out that the increased cooperation and enhanced relations between the Asian economic giant and Africa have widened the scope of engagement, accelerating development and economic growth/PSCU NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – The successful hosting of the sixth Tokyo International...
  • They also discussed decisions taken at the African Union summit in Rwanda, and how to accelerate their implementation/PSCU NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 28 – President Uhuru Kenyatta and South African President Jacob Zuma Saturday held talks on regional security and bilateral issues. The two leaders...

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