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Nigeria's🇳🇬 Suspended Chief Justice Denies👎 Assets Charges

Nigeria's most senior judge appeared in court on Friday and pleaded not guilty to failing to disclose assets in a politically charged case on the eve of elections.

Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen failed to show up to previous hearings at the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja, which hears cases …

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MP Resigns❌ for Stealing Food🍅 From Supermarket

A Slovenian lawmaker resigned Thursday for stealing a sandwich from a supermarket because he was annoyed about being ignored by staff.

Darij Krajcic, a member of parliament for the Marjan Sarec List (LMS) party — the senior partner in the ruling coalition — said he walked off without paying because three supermarket …

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Moses Kuria’s⚠ Stern Warning Ahead of Census

Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria on Friday issued a stern warning to all those who intend to interfere with the upcoming Biometric Census set for August 2019.

Through his Facebook page, the lawmaker urged authorities located at border points to ensure foreigners do not affect the process in …

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Supreme Court✊ Upholds Election of Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi

Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi can smile all the way to his office.

The Supreme Court on Friday overturned both the High Court and Court of Appeal decisions to nullify his win.

Four of the Supreme Court judges ruled that the High Court and Court of appeal erroneously assumed they had …

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Court Varies📜 Order on Re-Testing of Fertilizer🌾 in Mercury Case

The Nairobi Chief Magistrate’s Court has modified its order over sampling and re-testing of fertilizer imported into the country last year and directed the Kenya Bureau of Standards to carry out the task.

Senior Principal Magistrate Kennedy Cheruiyot said for the avoidance of doubt its KEBS who are mandated …

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ERC Further Slashes Fuel Prices⛽

Oil prices have dropped yet again in this month's review, with super petrol, diesel and kerosene shading off Sh4.12, Sh6.28 and Sh5.20 respectively.

In last month's review, the Energy Regulatory Commission reduced pump prices by Sh9.33, Sh10.04 and Sh3.53 per litre respectively.

This means …

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108 Title Deeds at JKIA Revoked🙆

The National Land Commission has revoked 108 illegally acquired title deeds of the JKIA land.

The majority of the affected parcels have not been developed. Some have multimillion-shilling homes.

The titles’ revocation is the commission’s latest purge against land grabbers.

The NLC report, exclusively obtained by the Star, shows …

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Nairobi Gets 🦁Lion’s Share as Mombasa Allocation Reduced😯

Mombasa county's revenue allocation has been reduced by Sh1 billion even as Nairobi received the highest allocation.

Counties will receive a total of Sh310 billion from the national government. Nairobi has been allocated Sh15.5 billion for the 2019-20 financial year, up from Sh15.3 billion the county received for …

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Pathologists Find Remains of a 6⃣-Month Infant in Mwatha’s Womb😱

Human rights activist Caroline Mwatha bled to death from a ruptured uterus, an autopsy shows. The postmortem conducted yesterday by family pathologist Peter Ndegwa showed Caroline’s male foetus was mutilated by surgical interference. The autopsy was conducted at Umash Funeral Home in Nairobi.

“Somebody mutilated the foetus, it has …

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Kilifi Launches Vaccination💉Drive Against Rift Valley Fever

The Kilifi county government has launched a vaccination programme aimed at preventing deaths from Rift Valley fever and other diseases affecting domestic animals.

Officers from the Department of Livestock and Veterinary Services are targeting over 500,000 goats, sheep, cattle and even dogs in all the eight sub counties.

The …

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Jubilee MPs Engage in Verbal Attack😠 Over Ruto

Two Jubilee MPs yesterday engaged in a verbal attack with one of their outspoken colleagues over the political future of Deputy President William Ruto.

Trouble started after the Rift Valley lawmaker swore to do everything to ensure that the DP, does not succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta when he completes his …

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