The Punguza Mizigo Bill has sparked division among Nairobi City MCAs ahead of its public participation.
In their first sitting after a one month recess, Acting Speaker Chege Mwaura directed that the bill be taken to the ground for residents to give their views.
He also directed that the Justice …read more
The embarrassing episode on the prosecution of Mombasa Principal Magistrate Edgar Kagoni, who is accused of helping in the disappearance of exhibits worth Sh30 million in a narcotics case, has once again sparked a war between the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and the Judiciary.
The DPP and the Judiciary …read more
At least 25,000 workers may be forced out of public service should MPs back a fresh bid in Parliament to reduce the retirement age.
A lawmaker has introduced a private Motion in the National Assembly seeking to reduce the retirement age from 60 years to 50 years.
The Public …read more
The Cabinet has announced an immediate ban on adoption of children by foreign nationals.
A special Cabinet meeting convened at State House, Nairobi on Thursday chaired by President Uhuru Kenyatta and attended by Deputy President William Ruto directed the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection to formulate a new policy …read more
Kenya's business environment has greatly improved on political truce between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his rival Raila Odinga, according to an International Monetary Fund document.
Released Tuesday, the quarterly World Uncertainty Index (WUI) which tracks 143 countries globally shows Kenya's uncertainty level started easing from 0.7 points in Q3 …read more
The parents of a four-year-old pupil with autism who drowned in a river on Monday, have accused the school of negligence.
The minor drowned in River Malewa in Naivasha during a school trip.
Paul Macharia, the father of Dalton Gichimu, accused the management of Little Hands Academy of failing to …read more
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has asked the PDP and its presidential candidate in the last elections to apologise to Nigerians for "willfully distracting" the Buhari Administration with an election petition.
Mr Lai Mohammed said instead of appealing the ruling of Wednesday's Presidential Election Petition Tribunal …read more
Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, and the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) have tackled each other over the legality of the use of security votes by governors.
Mr Buratai questioned the legality of the funds, arguing that some Nigerian governors hide under the cloak of immunity to embezzle the …read more
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has on Thursday advised the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the February 23, 2019, presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to accept defeat, noting that President Muhammadu Buhari's victory is the shortest route for an Igbo Presidency come 2023.
The group through its …read more
At least nine Nigerian soldiers were killed and 27 are missing after IS-affiliated jihadists ambushed a military convoy in the country's restive northeast, two military sources have told AFP.
Jihadist fighters assaulted the convoy with heavy machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades as it was en route to the town of …read more
A 17-year-old Nigerian student, Nnamdi Ozoemena, has emerged the runner-up in the senior category of the 2019 Queen's CommonwealthEssay Competition.
Blackson Bayewumi, Country Director of the Royal Commonwealth Society in Nigeria and Chairman Nigeria Conversation, said this in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday.
Bayewumi said that the Federal Ministry …read more
Mexico took issue on Thursday with a US Supreme Court ruling granting a Trump administration request to fully enforce a new rule curtailing asylum applications by immigrants at the US-Mexico border.
The court on Wednesday said that so long as the issue is being litigated, immigrants who want asylum can …read more
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