Kenya News

Kenya Tops⬆️ in African Banks Bad📈 Loan Study

Kenyan banks’ non-performing loan (NPL) ratios are among the most elevated among major economies in Africa, and are likely to be exacerbated by continued delays in payment by government to contractors and suppliers who owe lenders billions of shillings.

Global ratings agency Moody’s says in a new report on …

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Elite🚴‍♀️ Athletes Set for 3⃣-Day AK Conference

Over 150 Kenya elite athletes are set to benefit during a three-day Athletics Kenya (AK) Conference at the Safari Park Hotel, starting Thursday this week.

The conference will mainly focus on athletes’ career transition in the field of investments, finance management, health, social life and anti-doping.

The organising committee chairman …

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Nduva Finally🙌 Clinches 2018 Uhuru🏌 Shield

South Africa based Daniel Nduva recovered from a string of bogeys including triple-bogey with eight holes to go, to eventually clinch the 2018 Uhuru Shield with at the par 72 Royal Nairobi Golf Club course on Sunday.

Playing with a borrowed set, the plus two handicap Nduva who is in …

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Council of Governors⚠ Protests Withdrawal of Lonyagapuo's😒 Security

The Council of Governors has condemned the withdrawal of West Pokot governor John Lonyagapuo's security.

His bodyguards were recalled on Friday after he stormed a police roadblock and freed a boda boda rider who had been arrested for allegedly flouting traffic rules.

In a statement, CoG said there has been …

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Raila Odinga Calls💬 MPs 'Anti-People' for Demanding⬆️ Pay Rise

Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga has criticised MPs for their clamour for enhanced perks, terming the Parliamentary Service Commission Bill as ‘anti-people and insensitive’ that should be disowned and rejected.

Voicing his opposition of the Bill that seeks to enhance MPs allowances, Mr Odinga told the lawmakers to …

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Sonko Orders 🔉 Repainting of Buildings in Nairobi🇰🇪

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Saturday ordered building owners within the Central Business District to repaint their buildings.

In what appears to be the latest raft of measures to clean up the city, Sonko said the move is aimed at restoring the city’s lost glory as the “green city …

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Puzzle of Deaths 💐 Among Patients On HIV Treatment❗

Half of the people who die of HIV-related illnesses are on antiretroviral drugs, a new report has shown, raising questions about whether they are strictly following their medication regimes.

This is happening despite the ongoing "test and treat HIV programme" carried out by the national and county governments to ensure …

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Kenya Rules out 👎 Bidding to Host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations 🏆

Kenya says it will not apply to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals, after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) stripped Cameroon of the rights to stage the tournament and announced that a new bidding process would be opened.

CAF officials on Friday opted to reopen bids …

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Kenya Holds Groundbreaking 👑 Beauty Pageant for Those with Albinism👏

A groundbreaking beauty pageant for people with albinism has encouraged confidence and inclusion for people who remain the target of sometimes deadly stigma in Africa.

The first Mr. and Miss Albinism East Africa pageant on Friday night in Kenya's capital saw participants from Tanzania and Uganda as well.

Elizabeth James …

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