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Interviews for next CJ begin today

K24 TV - ‎10 hours ago‎
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) will commence recruitment exercise for the next Chief Justice today, amid uncertainty fuelled by a petition challenging the short-listing of six of the 14 candidates seeking the job.

Police arrest KK guard who disappeared with Sh25 million

The Star, Kenya - ‎2 hours ago‎
A KK Security staff who escaped with Sh25 million that he was transporting from Mombasa to Nairobi has been arrested. Hudson Nyasaka was arrested in Homa Bay on Sunday alongside three others after being in hiding since August 11.

Two cops to be charged in connection with Mwingi man's murder

The Star, Kenya - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Two police officers arrested on Friday over the murder of a man on a hospital bed in Mwingi last week will be charged in court on Monday.

LAX evacuated after 'reports of a gunman opening fire near a baggage claim'

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
People at the airport claimed on social media that a man opened fire while near a baggage claim inside an arrivals terminal. However, it has since been reported the scare was a false alarm, and video emerged of police converging on a man dressed as ...

Resign already, Ababu Namwamba tells CS Wario

ZIPO.CO.KE - ‎18 hours ago‎
hassan wario Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario when he appeared before the Senate Labour and Social Welfare Committee on February 9, 2016.

City CORD MCAs asked to respect President Uhuru as he opens new assembly on Tuesday

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
Nairobi Cord MCAs have been urged to respect President Uhuru Kenyatta when he opens the county's new assembly tomorrow. Speaking to the Star on the Phone, minority leader Abdi Guyo said it will be wrong for the MCAs to heckle the President or disrupt ...

Waiguru says she was urged by Kirinyaga residents to run for county governor seat

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
Kirinyaga Aspiring Governor Anne Waiguru at the TNA offices in Nairobi on August 26, after announcing that she had joined Jubilee party.

It's battle of the Titans as eight plot to unseat Kidero

K24 TV - ‎9 hours ago‎
The race for Nairobi governor's seat is turning out to be the fiercest in the country outside the Presidency in the preamble to next year's General Election.

Pride and wealth will destroy you, clergyman tells Nyeri MCAs

The Star, Kenya - ‎20 hours ago‎
A Catholic priest has warned Nyeri MCAs to cede ground on the impasse involving 2016/17 budget and threats to impeach Governor Nderitu Gachagua.

Lungu demands political sanity

Times of Zambia - ‎24 minutes ago‎
•PRESIDENT-Elect Edgar Lungu (left) receives a present from United Church of Zambia Synod Bishop Sydney Sichilima and his wife Ruby during a reception service at St Andrews Congregation in Lusaka yesterday.

PDP's BOT Calls For Emergency Meeting

Naija247news - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sources with the party tell Naija247news that the meeting might be stormy and that far-reaching decisions might be taken on how to reposition the troubled party.

N'Delta: Okowa,Tambuwal Urge More Dialogue

The Tide - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, and his Sokoto State counterpart, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, have argued that dialogue remains the best option against violent agitations for the speedy development of the country.

In Southern Africa, leaders get bracing glimpse of a political precipice

Christian Science Monitor - ‎18 hours ago‎
While no ruling party has yet been unseated, the alienation and frustration expressed by a new generation has sent a sharp message in South Africa, Zambia, and even Zimbabwe.

Gabon Election - Jean Ping Lays Claim to Presidency Win - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Gabon's opposition presidential candidate Jean Ping has claimed victory over incumbent President Ali Bongo, whose family has ruled the oil-rich African nation for nearly half a century.

Nigeria: Govt Ready to Discuss Chibok Girls' Release With Boko Haram - ‎52 minutes ago‎
President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the preparedness of the Federal Government to discuss the release of Chibok girls with the Boko Haram insurgents, who abducted them in 2014.

Two cops due in court for murder of patient on hospital bed in Mwingi

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog) - ‎46 minutes ago‎
By BERNARD MOMANYI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 29 - Two police officers arrested over the murder of a man on a hospital bed in Mwingi last week will be charged Monday with murder.

Trump allies leave key question about his deportation policy unresolved

SCNow - ‎4 hours ago‎
Donald Trump's top allies and strategists sought on Sunday to further distance the presidential hopeful from his call last year for a "deportation force" to expel the nation's estimated 11 million illegal immigrants.

How Uhuru caught banks flat-footed

Daily Nation - ‎9 hours ago‎
Bank chiefs believed President would not sign Bill into law due to family interests in the sector. Monday August 29 2016. Co-op- Bank group managing director Gideon Muriuki, Kenya Bankers Association chief executive officer Habil Olaka and vice ...

State to spend Sh500 million to connect power to Nakuru villages

The Star, Kenya - ‎20 hours ago‎
More rural areas in Nakuru county will be connected to the national grid following plans by state to pump more than Sh500 million towards the venture.

South African finance minister to be charged with graft - newspaper

Thomson Reuters Foundation - ‎11 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 28 (Reuters) - South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan could be charged with graft as soon as this week, the City Press newspaper reported on Sunday, citing senior sources in the police, the National Prosecuting Authority ...

Githae to launch home ownership programme for Kenyans in US

Daily Nation - ‎18 hours ago‎
The programme is available for projects that are still at off-plan level but the full payments kicks in after completion of the project.

Mozambique: Not True That Renamo 'Won Six Provinces', Says Nyusi - ‎Aug 27, 2016‎
Nairobi - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Friday attacked the pretension of Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the rebel movement Renamo, to govern by force the six northern and central provinces where he claims that Renamo won the October 2014 ...

Nakuru town choked with traffic snarl ups, garbage, raw sewers and poor drainage

K24 TV - ‎12 hours ago‎
Nakuru town was once known in the region as the cleanest town in East and Central Africa, and if the adage cleanliness is next to godliness is anything to God by, then Nakuru county is now very far from God having fallen from its glory.

nuTonomy looks to beat Uber at its own game

Financial Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
In the increasingly crowded global race to put driverless cars on the road, a US start-up stood out from the pack last week after beating Uber to offer the first robo-taxi service to the public.

Why Beyonce Dedicated Her Video Of The Year Award To New Orleans — The City Is Facing A Crisis

Bustle - ‎2 hours ago‎
Beyonce ruled the 2016 VMAs on Sunday night just like the true queen she is. Her epic 15-minute performance stole the show with a medley hits from her visual album Lemonade.

Donald Trump is missing the real threat

Business Insider - ‎12 hours ago‎
Donald Trump says he'll protect America by keeping bad people out. In a TV ad, he paints a grim picture of a Hillary Clinton presidency: “Syrian refugees flood in.

VMAs 2016: All the Performances Ranked From Worst to Best

Billboard - ‎1 hour ago‎
When it came to performances, what the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards lacked in quantity they more than made up for in quality. In fact, it's hard to remember a VMAs where so many of the performances were so damn good.

MP targets Sports CS

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
Wesley Korir of Kenya, competes in men's Marathon at Sambodromo stage in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 21. /reuters. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email.

Samir Nasri hints at Manchester City exit

ESPN FC - ‎1 hour ago‎
Take a look back at all the stats behind Manchester City's 3-1 win over West Ham United, where Raheem Sterling headlined. Raheem Sterling delivered, notching a brace to seal the win for Pep Guardiola's side at home over the Hammers.

Keepers coach Ottamax shown the door by Gor's Ze Maria

The Star, Kenya - ‎2 hours ago‎
Gor Mahia were bundled out of the GOtv Shield tournament after losing by a solitary goal to Nzoia United yesterday in Mumias Sunday.

St. Jones Kaloleni gun down GS Gemera of Rwanda

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
St.John's Kaloleni of Kilifi County Kenya fought out stiff competition to brilliantly beat GS Gemera of Rwanda 2-1 in an action packed girls' football match at the Kipchoge Keino Stadium as the Brookside East Africa School Games continued on Day Two ...

People who live close to busy roads found to be most likely to snore

Daily Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
But research now suggests snoring - as well as tiredness - could be down to traffic pollution. A study has shown those living close to busy roads or whose bedrooms are nearer highways are more likely to snore.

A path toward wealth and security: Investing in the health of Africa's people

Sudan Tribune - ‎22 hours ago‎
Africa needs much more investment from the private sector to build its roads, energy and communications infrastructure. But for countries to make the most use of that infrastructure, they also need to invest more in people - - in brain power and “gray ...

Kibaki to 'spend one more week in South African hospital

Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog) - ‎4 hours ago‎
Former President Mwai Kibaki will spend at least one more week at a South African hospital. He is set for a medical review on Monday.

The strugggle paid off and reason came later, Mr Wako

The Star, Kenya - ‎Aug 27, 2016‎
While debating the report of the Parliamentary Select Committee on the IEBC and electoral reforms in the Senate, senator Amos Wako from Busia County wondered why it took us so long to realize that there was something fundamentally wrong with the ...