NAIROBI, Kenya, April 15- Organizers of the Beijing Half Marathon in China have initiated an inquiry into potential race manipulation following allegations that two Kenyan and one Ethiopian runner purposefully allowed China’s He Jie to claim victory in the marathon held on Sunday, April 14. The decision to investigate was prompted by the emergence of […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 11- Some Moi University students in Eldoret have expressed discontent following the university’s decision to postpone its graduation ceremony to December. The students criticized the institution’s choice, stating that it was adversely affecting their lives. “We joined the university under the 2019 cohort and finished our classes in December 2023, after which we […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 4- Police in Bomet have apprehended seven individuals linked to a gang rape incident captured on video and circulated on social media channels. Bomet County Police Commander, Robinson Ndiwa, disclosed that the seven suspects were located in hiding spots within the Olbutyo area in Chepalungu sub-county and are presently undergoing interrogation at […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 28 – A tragic incident occurred in Raila village, Langata constituency, where a university student took his own life on Wednesday. Brian Ongwae, aged 22 and a student at the Catholic University of East Africa (CUEA), tragically lost his school fees to a betting scheme. Ongwae had placed a bet amounting to Ksh. […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 28 – Doctors in Mombasa have confirmed they will remain on strike until their demands are met. Dr. Ghalib Salim, representing the coast branch, reiterated this stance during the strike in Mombasa on Thursday, stating they would not comply with the order issued by the Council of Governors (CoG) on Wednesday. CoG chairperson […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 27- A Moi University-owned bus has been involved in an accident on the Nakuru-Nairobi Highway. The incident occurred near Limuru at the Kimende area on Wednesday, March 27, while the bus was carrying students to Mombasa. Initial reports suggest that the driver attempted to overtake another vehicle but lost control while returning to […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 25- Nollywood icon Amaechi Muonagor has passed away, as confirmed by his cousin Tony Muonagor, also known as Tony Oneweek, to BBC News Pidgin. Muonagor, aged 62, succumbed to complications arising from kidney-related issues, diabetes, and stroke. In 2023, he suffered a stroke that resulted in partial paralysis of his left leg. His […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 22- Over a dozen officers from Nyayo House’s immigration department have been arrested and charged in a crackdown to dismantle corrupt cartels hindering passport processing reforms. Interior Cabinet Secretary Kithure Kindiki announced the arrest of 17 officers during a parliamentary session, highlighting ongoing efforts to combat corruption “Those found culpable will be […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 21- Following the suspension of classes to honour the 11 students tragically lost in an accident, the school and its students will continue paying tribute in a special manner until Friday, March 22. A candle lit. ceremony, spearheaded by the institution’s student leaders, took place the day after the announcement. The KU […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, March 19- The autopsy conducted on Rita Tinina, a renowned media personality, has determined that her cause of death was severe pneumonia. This examination was performed by government Pathologist Peter Ndegwa on March 19, 2024, at Umash Funeral Home. According to Ndegwa, “The pathologist has completed the postmortem and concluded that Rita passed away […]

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