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Deforestation🌳 Must Be Seen as Global Threat: Pope in 🇲🇬Madagascar

Pope Francis said on Saturday rapid deforestation and reduction in biodiversity in individual countries should not be treated as local issues since they threaten the future of the whole planet.

Francis made his appeal on a visit to Madagascar, the world’s fourth largest island, which research institutes and aid …

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Magistrate, Officials👔 Arrested⛓ For Mishandling Sh30M Heroin Exhibit😯

Mombasa Principal Magistrate Edgar Kagoni and three court officials have been arrested for allegedly mishandling 10kg heroin exhibit worth Sh30 million.

Kagoni and the said court officials were arrested by officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DC) and booked into various police stations in Mombasa after police claimed they …

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ODM Primaries Kick Off👍 in Kibra with 🔟 Aspirants Battling for Ticket

The ODM primaries in Kibra constituency is currently underway with 10 aspirants seeking the party ticket.

They are Stephen Okello Oguwa, Christone Odhiambo Awino, Peter Ochieng Orero, Tony Ogola Sira Sine, Reuben William Ayako Ojijo, Obaricks Eric Ochieng Obayi, Brian Shem Owino, Benson Musungu, John Milla Otieno and Bernard Otieno …

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Police Recover Sh7m from 2⃣ Cops👮 linked to Nairobi West heist

Detectives from DCI on Saturday arrested two police officers from Kisii and Kendu Bay and recovered money that is suspected to be part of the cash stolen in Nairobi West on Thursday.

The operation was carried out by the Special Crime Prevention Unit.

Constable Chris Ayienda Machogu was arrested and …

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Uhuru👔 Reshuffles🔁 Principal Secretaries

President Uhuru Kenyatta has effected changes in his administration and reshuffled seven principal secretaries.

In a statement from the President's Strategic Communications Unit, Uhuru moved PS Gordon Kihalangwa from the State Department of Defence to the Public Works docket. It is barely 14 days since the President moved Kihalangwa from …

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Civil Society Group Dismisses😏 BBI As A Deal Between 2⃣ Individuals

Even before the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) releases its report, a civil society organisation has dismissed it, saying it will not solve the country’s problems.

The Uwazi Foundation, in a report titled "Captured at conception, the unlikely promise of BBI and the quest for reforming Kenya", says the current …

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Petitioners Want Civil Servants Barred🚫 From Receiving Census Pay

Public servants who participated as census staff risk losing their dues for services they offered during the weeklong headcount.

This is after two petitioners, Michael Kojo and Evance Otieno, argued in court papers that the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) should not pay civil servants who are already earning …

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Dispute😠 Over Renewal Of Land Lease To Del Monte📝

Sharp differences have emerged between elected Kiambu leaders and the Ferdinand Waititu-led county government over the renewal of the land lease to fruit juice processor Del Monte Kenya Limited.

The leaders have opposed the renewal of the lease for another 99 years, accusing Mr Waititu and Del Monte chief executive …

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Ruto Makes Move on Mudavadi Vote Base😯

Deputy President William Ruto is expected in Vihiga County on Saturday in what appears to be a scheme to infiltrate Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi’s political bedrock.

Dr Ruto is expected to attend a women’s function at Nabwani in Sabatia constituency, two weeks after he was …

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Mombasa Magistrate Edgar Kagoni, 3 Others Arrested⛓ Over Sh30m Heroin Exhibit❗

A Magistrate and 3 Court officials have been arrested for mishandling 10 kilograms of Heroin worth Sh30 million.

Mombasa Principal Magistrate Edgar Kagoni Matsigulu was arrested by detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) alongside Abdalla Awadh Abubakar (Executive Assistant, Mombasa Law Courts), Lawrence Thoya Bayan (Support staff Mombasa …

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Probe🔍 Shows LBDA Bosses Were Bribed In Kisumu Mall Scandal💥

Former Lake Basin Development Authority chiefs pocketed cash and received other benefits from a construction company in a scandal that saw the cost of building the LBDA Mall in Kisumu inflated by Sh2.5 billion, investigations show.

Following the completion of investigations into the scandal, Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin …

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