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  • 21 Sep 2017 - Security forces in Togo used batons, tear gas and live bullets against protesters seeking an end to President Faure Gnassingbe’s rule on Wednesday and a child was killed in the ensuing clashes, according to Amnesty International. Tensions are mounting over the...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - North Korea’s top diplomat has called US President Donald Trump’s speech to the UN “the sound of a barking dog”. Speaking to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, Mr Trump said he would “totally destroy” North Korea if it posed a threat to the US or its allies....
  • 21 Sep 2017 - Rescuers are racing against the clock to reach survivors trapped under the rubble of a school in Mexico City which collapsed during Tuesday’s earthquake. One of them, a 13-year-old girl, is believed to be sheltering under a table, officials told the BBC. At least 21...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - Facebook will add more human reviewers to its advertising system after admitting it failed to prevent, or even notice, anti-Semitic targeting on the network. Sheryl Sandberg, the network’s chief operating officer, said she was “disgusted” by the findings of a...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - YouTube has announced the end of paid channels, which were launched in 2013 as one of the site’s first attempts at charging for content. The facility let people pay a monthly fee to access individual YouTube channels from providers such as National Geographic and...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - Alphabet’s Google has struck a $1.1bn (£822m) deal with Taiwan’s HTC to expand its smartphone business. Google will not take a stake in the firm, but some HTC staff will join the Silicon Valley giant. The Taiwanese company was once a major player in the smartphone...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - Banks are expected to further reduce disbursement of unsecured loans from January next year once they adopt the new International Financial Reporting Standard that requires higher loan loss provision. Experts say adoption of the new global accounting rules that...
  • 21 Sep 2017 - Victor Muyakane, a Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC ) journalist has been hailed a hero for putting his life in line of duty to save a disabled beggar who was being stung by bees outside the Supreme Court on Wednesday afternoon. The attack occurred while judges of...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has signed a four-year contract extension that ties him to the club until 2021. The 29-year-old has scored 181 goals in 371 appearances since joining from French side Lyon in 2009. He becomes the fourth Real player, after right-back ...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif has been banned from cricket for five years for his part in a spot-fixing ring. A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) tribunal handed down the punishment after finding Latif guilty of all charges at a hearing on Wednesday, The PCB has been...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Following the global release of the Galaxy Note8, Kenyans can now pre-order for the device ahead of its arrival in October.  The Galaxy Note8 builds on Samsung’s heritage of creating stunning and functional devices. It comes in a 6.3” infinity display, an IP68 water...
  • 20 Sep 2017 -   TENDER NO.02-KBC-2017-2018 PARTNERSHIP IN ONLINE GAMING To be received on or before 3rd October 2017 at 10.00am The post PARTNERSHIP IN ONLINE GAMING appeared first on KBC TV | Kenya's Watching.
  • 20 Sep 2017 - AFC Leopards will be hoping to earn their first maximum points in 3 matches when they play hosts Thika United in one of the Kenyan Premier League matches scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. AFC Leopards whose last win was a 3-1 win against Zoo Kericho FC on 10th of...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - There was drama, tension and laughter in equal measure outside the Supreme Court on Wednesday when members of the public, journalists and police officers scampered for safety after they were attacked by  bees. The attack occurred while judges of the Supreme Court were...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - The Supreme Court has made a clarification that its role in the presidential petition is not to subvert the will of Kenyans. Chief Justice David Maraga who took over from Dr Willy Mutunga said they are only exercising judicial powers on behalf of Kenyans. He also...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - The Council of Governors chairman Josphat Nanok has filed his defense in the Lodwar law courts against a petition filed by former Turkana senator John Munyes challenging his re-election in the August 8th election. Munyes accuses the governor of engaging in...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - First Lady Margaret Kenyatta Wednesday stirred a sleepy village in Taita Taveta where she launched an empowerment poultry program that benefits over 1000 homes across the County. Members of the Kazamoyo  self-help  group  from Mwashuma village in Bura Ward (Mwatate...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Supreme Court judges Jackton Ojwang and Njoki Ndung’u who dissented the majority ruling that nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election delivered their minority opinion in which they maintained that the petitioner Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka did not provide...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - A new round of protests is expected across Togo as the country grapples with an unprecedented political crisis, brought about by calls for the introduction of presidential term limits. Faure Gnassingbé has been head of state since 2005 when he took over from his...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - The hospitality industry in Kisumu County is counting huge loses as political tensions persist. Hoteliers say they have lost over 200 million shillings in the last one month as organizations cancel conference bookings on fears of political uncertainty. Kisumu...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Tea farmers who market their produce through the Kenya Tea Development Agency factories will this year receive on average 17.5 percent more earnings despite revenue from the sale of tea falling by 5.9 billion shillings to 78.3 billion shillings. KTDA says farmers...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - The Supreme Court has ruled that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission – IEBC flouted the constitution by declaring the presidential results of the August 8th general elections without all the verified and scanned Forms 34A and Forms 34B . The Supreme...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - The Kenya National Examination Council – KNEC has rubbished claims that the upcoming Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education- KCSE exam has been compromised following claims of leaked exam papers found in circulation in Mbooni, Makueni County. KNEC chairman Prof...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Police were Wednesday morning forced to lob teargas canisters to disperse a crowd that had gathered near Supreme Court in Nairobi as the five Supreme Court Judges delivered their verdict on the presidential petition. Police dispersed the rowdy Jubilee and NASA...
  • 20 Sep 2017 - Three sectors contributed the most to the rise in non-performing loans in the last two months. The real estate and the manufacturing added a total of 9 billion shillings in toxic loans between June and August this year. Central bank governor Patrick Njoroge says an...

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