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  • 23 Jan 2018 - Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa has called on more sponsors to come in and support Football in the country. Mwendwa says the anticipated Government funding and project funding from FIFA is not enough to sustain Football activities in the country. With...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Police are holding a witch hunter for allegedly conning poor villagers of Ksh 650, 000 by promising to bust all witches in Mkongani area, Matuga Sub-County, Kwale County. Confirming the arrest, local Assistant County Commissioner Benson Maisori said the suspect was...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Eleven primary schools in Silale Ward of Tiaty Constituency, Baringo County are faced with imminent closure due to acute water shortage. The water crisis occasioned by prolonged drought ravaging the region would lead to closure of Nathan, Nasorot, Naudo, Napeikore,...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - More than 100 local and international investors have expressed interest in partnering with the government and local universities in developing accommodation facilities under a Public Private Partnership model (PPP). The project being spearheaded by the National...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - The UN’s flag and blue helmets no longer offer “natural protection” to its peacekeeping forces, who should not shy from using force if necessary, a high-level United Nations report says. UN peacekeepers should be prepared to take offensive measures to eliminate...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Nairobi is a great place to start if you had set some travel resolutions for the year. The year is just beginning and Turnup Travel wants you to look at Nairobi in a different light. The Nairobi tour dubbed #nairobaeIGtour wants you to forget about Nairobi’s woes,...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - If you’ve ever complained about being forced to sleep in an airport after a delay, spare a thought for one Zimbabwean family who have finally left Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport where they’ve lived for the past three months. The family – four children under the age of...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - The alleged Jubilee party rebel legislators were Tuesday ousted from heading Parliamentary departmental committees after going against the wishes of their party leadership. Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter and Bungoma woman Representative Catherine Wambilianga of Ford...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) in partnership with Confederation of Danish Industry and the Embassy of Denmark have explored opportunities for a transition to a new plastics economy in Kenya. Under the theme ‘Business and environmental opportunities for...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Samsung Electronics has won two Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) 2018 awards, the new and first year category award for Smart Home Technology and Best of Kitchen Silver award.  The kitchen and bath industry’s premier awards program highlights the best new kitchen...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Legendary jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela, a leading figure in the struggle to end apartheid and “the father of South African jazz”, has died aged 78. In a statement, his family said he had “passed peacefully” in Johannesburg “after a protracted and courageous battle...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - The Maendeleo Chap Chap Party says it will be seeking to be enjoined in the suit by the Attorney General Professor Githu Muigai about the illegal People’s Assemblies. In his twitter, the Maendeleo Chap Chap Party leader, Dr. Alfred Mutua said they will be asking the...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - A group of activists Tuesday held demos in Nairobi calling for the resignation of Kenya National Hospital-KNH- CEO Lily Koros and Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu following allegations of rape at the facility. The peaceful demonstrations dubbed “end KNH rot”...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Apple chief executive Tim Cook has said he does not want his nephew to be on a social network. His comments come as a survey suggests the wider British public is becoming increasingly distrustful of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. The platforms have all acknowledged...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Manchester United have topped the table of the world’s 20 richest football clubs for the second year in a row, and 10th time overall, says Deloitte. Its Football Money League, based on season 2016-17, also shows the combined revenues of the 20 clubs has risen 6% to €7...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Nurses from public hospitals in Murang’a County on Monday staged a demonstration outside the county governor’s office demanding their salaries. The officers carrying placards chanted songs castigating the county government for failing to honor return to work agreement...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Manchester United have signed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal, in a swap deal with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Chile forward Sanchez, 29, who almost joined Manchester City last summer, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal worth £14m a year after tax. City ended their...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne has signed a new deal that runs until 2023. The Premier League leaders have tied the 26-year-old playmaker down to a longer deal, despite his previous contract not expiring until 2021. De Bruyne has scored six goals and...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) in partnership with Confederation of Danish Industry and the Embassy of Denmark have explored opportunities for a transition to a new plastics economy in Kenya. Under the theme ‘Business and environmental opportunities for...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Employees at a brick factory in southeast China who were collectively owed some 90,000 yuan (US $14,050; £10,080) had their unpaid wages topped up in bricks, it’s reported. According to the Xinhua News Agency, some 30 factory workers in Nanchang, Jiangxi province,...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Retailer Nakumatt Holdings has welcomed a High Court ruling, granting administration orders in respect to the firm and issued earlier on Monday.  The order granted by High Court Judge Fredrick Ochieng follows a petition by four Nakumatt suppliers seeking...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Former international footballer George Weah has been sworn in as president of Liberia. “I have spent many years of my life in stadiums, but today is a feeling like no other,” President Weah told crowds in the capital Monrovia. It is Liberia’s first transition between...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - Media mogul Rupert Murdoch said Facebook should pay fees to publishers if it is committed to supporting accurate news. His statement comes as pressure mounts on the social network to quell the spread of misinformation. Facebook last week said it would survey its users...
  • 23 Jan 2018 - French train engineering giant Alstom is to test automated freight trains in the Netherlands this year. The automated train prototype can travel for about 100km (60 miles) without driver intervention. Automation will free the train driver to focus on supervising the...

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