Tuesday, January 16, 2018

University lecturers threaten new strike in row over CBA

Learning in public universities could be paralysed again this semester following emerging disagreements between the University Academic Staff Union (Uasu) and their employer over...

Former MP wants Embu Governor Martin Wambora impeached

Former Manyatta MP Emilio Kathuri has moved to court seeking the removal of Embu Governor Martin Wambora from office, claiming that he is unfit...

Cabinet slots: Who will it be in Western and Nyanza regions?

Leaders in Western Kenya have quietly intensified lobbying for Cabinet secretaries posts ahead of second round naming of Cabinet by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The dropping...

Court nullifies election of Wajir governor Mohamed Abdi

Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi has lost his seat after the election court declared his victory as null and void. In his judgement, Justice Alfred Mabeya...

Translating Trump: A ‘dirty’ job but someone has to do it

TOKYO US President Donald Trump's use of the word "shithole" to describe some countries has sparked fury in some quarters and left many media scratching...

Passengers stranded in Nakuru as police impound PSVs

Passengers travelling on Nakuru-Nairobi highway were stranded on Thursday evening when police impounded 13 passenger vehicles that had contravened the travel ban. “Our officers arrested...

President Kenyatta heads to SA for talks with President Zuma

President Uhuru Kenyatta has travelled to South Africa on a three-day official visit that will see him hold talks with President Jacob Zuma to...

Kenyans in US hail move by KQ to start direct NYC...

Kenyans living in the US have lauded Kenya Airways (KQ) plan to roll-out of direct flights to the New York City. “This is the best...

Court clears ex-Nairobi county officials of graft charges

Four former Nairobi County senior officials have been cleared of abuse of office charges. The Milimani Anti-Corruption Court on Thursday ruled that the prosecution failed...

Robert Mugabe ousted by ‘military coup’ claims ex-minister

HARARE Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a "military coup" that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said in an interview...