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NAIROBI, Kenya, February 2- In a devastating incident at a gas plant in Embakasi, Nairobi, at least two lives were lost due to a massive explosion that occurred just before midnight on Thursday. The first reports from Embakasi police boss Wesley Kimeto confirmed the tragic deaths of an adult and a minor by 4:30 am, with […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, February 1- Government Spokesperson Isaac Mwaura has clarified that recent delays in passport issuance are attributed to printing machine failures and a surge in demand for travel documents. Mwaura, addressing the nation, acknowledged ongoing challenges with the existing printing machine at Nyayo House and disclosed that the government has acquired two new machines to […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 31- In response to a surge in femicide cases within Airbnb accommodations, the Kenyan government has introduced strict measures to tackle the issue nationwide. A crackdown on all unregistered Airbnbs and short-term lodging establishments will begin next Monday, as announced in a joint statement from the Ministries of Interior, Tourism, Gender, and Education. […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 31 – Unemployed individuals in Kenya, who are unable to contribute to the mandatory 2.75% Social Health Insurance Fund (SHIF), will receive assistance from the government. President William Ruto Administration has introduced measures to support non-salaried Kenyans in meeting the requirements of the scheme. The Ministry of Health has officially published the draft […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 31- The Ministry of Health has issued a plea to Kenyans experiencing severe symptoms of red eye disease to promptly seek medical attention. This advisory comes in light of additional reported cases of the disease emerging in various parts of the country. The outbreak of the disease has been identified in counties within […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 31- In response to the concerning surge in crimes targeting women and girls in Kenya, a specialized team comprising skilled criminal intelligence analysts and forensic experts has been assembled. The period between 2021 and 2024 witnessed an alarming trend, with 94 reported cases of women and girls falling victim to violence, prompting a […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 30- In a Nairobi club, pandemonium ensued as the police raided the establishment and apprehended a man suspected to be involved in a murder case in the United States. Kevin Kang’ethe Kinyanjui was taken into custody on January 29, 2024, at a Westlands club following a tip-off from the public. The murder in […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 30 – Meru Senator Kathuri Murungi recounted an alarming incident involving Ruto’s car hitting a significant pothole during his visit to the county. Murungi emphasized that the president was fortunate to survive the near-fatal accident, expressing concern that had the incident occurred downhill, the outcome could have been much worse. Expressing sympathy for […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 29- John Matara, the suspect in the gruesome murder of Pastor Kamari’s sister, Starlet Wahu, has been remanded in police custody for seven days before being charged with murder to allow detectives to conclude investigations. Matara appeared before Makadara Law Court Senior Resident Magistrate Mercy Kivuti on Friday, January 26 with the […]

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 26- The High Court has postponed the murder case of Monica Kimani due to Jacque Maribe’s absence, citing illness. Lady Justice Grace Nzioka emphasized the need for physical presence in court to maintain judicial integrity. The judgment, originally set for January or February, is rescheduled for March 15, 2024, granting adequate time […]

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