Man and woman charged over female genital mutilation of three-year-old girl appear in court

24 min atras | The Independent (Quênia)

Two people have been charged with carrying out female genital mutilation (FGM) on a three-year-old girl. The suspects, a 42-year-old man and 36-year-old woman who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at Thames Magistrates Court on Friday. View details »

Israel says Iranian-US author interrogated was behaving suspiciously

24 min atras | Jewish News (Quênia)

Shin Bet denying that it aggressively interviewed Reza Aslan after he took to Twitter to describe the ordeal. By JTA August 17, 2018, 11:46 am Edit .. View details »

Beijing´s Grand Plan to Rejuvenate Gwadar

24 min atras | Port Technology International (Quênia)

Chinese President Xi Jinpings key to unlocking the great potential the $900 billion Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) fell into his hands after the country secured the $54 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) agreement. Plans for turning the ...and more View details »

Sandra Chebet steals show at Kecoso Games

24 min atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

International renown runner Sandra Chebet of Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) lit up the Kenya Communications Sports Organization (Kecoso) Games track and field competition obliterating the field to win the womens 10,000m in a very fast - by the standards ...and more View details »

Klopp: Anyone who thinks De Bruyne injury levels the field is an a**hole

24 min atras | (Quênia)

Manchester City have lost a key figure for three months, but the man in charge at Liverpool doubts that will impact the Premier League title battle. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp considers anybody suggesting that Kevin De Bruynes injury blow at ... View details »

Bidco frustrate promotion-chasing KCB

24 min atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

Visiting Bidco United frustrated promotion-chasing Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) to a goalless draw in a National Super League (NSL) match at Camp Toyoyo grounds on Friday. Earlier on at the same venue, Kefa Maliach scored at the death as Kisumu...and more View details »

Uasin Gishu reign: Rift Valley side retain volleyball titles as Nyamira clinch inaugural golf title

24 min atras | The Star, Kenya (Quênia)

Uasin Gishu reigned supreme to retain the men and womens volleyball titles at the ongoing Kenya Inter-County Sports and Cultural games. In the mens category, Uasin Gishu captained, by Benjamin Kipkorir easily overcame Nakuru by straight sets of 25-19 ... View details »

Where is your cup? Sharp-eyed KOT ask Murkomen after Uhuru ´buys him´ tea in Nyeri

24 min atras | The Star, Kenya (Quênia)

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen during a tea meeting in Nyeri on Friday, August 17, 2018. /COURTESY. Kenyans on Twitter on Friday made fun of Elgeyo Marakwet Kipchumba Murkomen after he posted that... View details »

KTN Unveils 4 New Anchors Joining News Team

24 min atras | (Quênia)

The Standard Media Group on Friday officially unveiled the faces of four new anchors who would be joining the KTN news team following the exit of Betty Kyallo. In a video posted on its social media pages, the TV network announced that Brenda Czeda... View details »

Thanks to PEPFAR, Nigeria now has a national HIV data repository

24 min atras | (Quênia)

Nigerias new HIV national data repository now receives de-identified patient data from health facilities nationwide. Nigeria now has a National Data Repository which is partnership between the Federal Ministry of health and Presidents Emergency Plan ... View details »

Forget acronyms in headlines they alienate many

24 min atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

In the first place, “information” is a newspapers advertised stock-in-trade. It is what a newspaper company is in the marketplace to make money out of. That is why, whenever, in a headline, you use the abbreviation of any of Kenyas institutions, you ...and more View details »

No mercy for anyone in war on graft, Catholic bishops tell Uhuru

24 min atras | The Star, Kenya (Quênia)

Kenya conference of Catholic Bishops members during a press conference at the Clergy House,Queen of Apostles in Nairobi yesterday. Photo/Courtesy. The purge against corruption must not spare anyone, the Catholic Church has said. Addressing the...and more View details »

Boinnet takes action after 2 NMG journalists were beaten

24 min atras | PulseLive Kenya (Quênia)

Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet on Friday ordered a probe into alleged harassment of two Nation Media Group journalists in Shanzu, Mombasa County. The two journalists - Cameraman Karim Rajan and photojournalist Laban Walloga – who...and more View details »

Reaction as COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli´s bitter audio with ex wife leaks

24 min atras | Hivisasa (Quênia)

A leaked phone conversation audio between COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli and his second wife (Rose) has lit up the internet. Would you like to receive news updates for free? WhatsApp the word NEWS to 0790870842. On Wednesday, Atwoli was... View details »

2 KEBS Officials Arrested in Connection to Contaminated Sugar Imports

24 min atras | (Quênia)

Two Kenya Bureau of Statistics (KEBS) officials were on Friday arrested in connection with the illegal importation of sugar. The two Mombasa-based officials, an importer and a clearing agent, are accused of allowing the sugar through the port. The Star... View details »

Sauti Sol´s First Lady Gets An Intimate Surprise Birthday Party

24 min atras | KahawaTungu (press release) (blog) (Quênia)

Fashion stylist, Amanda and now Sauti Sols first lady got surprised to an intimate birthday party at the new Nyama Mama joint in Capital Center. The newly wed wife, Amanda popularly Lady Mandy, to Sauti Sols Polycarp Otieno looked happy in the photos... View details »

Tobi Bakre Reacts to Allegations of him Buying Fake Instagram Followers

24 min atras | Ghafla! (Quênia)

Big Brother Naija finalist, Tobi Bakre, yesterday, came under fire, from a fan who accused him of buying fake followers on Instagram. Reacting to this allegation, the TV star didnt deny the charge. He however, stated that his account was tampered it ... View details »

AFRIMA unveils nominees for 2018 awards

24 min atras | Vanguard (Quênia)

By Benjamin Njoku. The 13-man Jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, on Tuesday, unveiled the nominees list for the 2018 edition. The event which held at the Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, had officials of the African Union Commission, Jury... View details »

BASF closes acquisition of vegetable seeds business from Bayer

24 min atras | The Exchange (Quênia)

AUGUST 17, 2018 ― BASF, the largest chemical producer in the world, has closed the acquisition of Bayers global vegetable seeds business, mainly operating under the brand Nunhems®. The transaction adds a well recognized brand with a very successful... View details »

NetDragon powers the education industry in Africa with leading technology

25 min atras | Korea IT Times (press release) (Quênia)

ABUJA, Nigeria, Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/Korea IT Times -- A ten-member delegation including NetDragon Websoft Inc. (NetDragon)s management team led by founder and chairman Liu Dejian, product designers and technical engineers, visited... View details »

RXi Pharmaceuticals (RXII) PT Set at $3.00 by HC Wainwright

25 min atras | XNewsPress (Quênia)

RXi Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RXII) received a $3.00 price objective from equities researchers at HC Wainwright in a research note issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the biotechnology companys stock. HC Wainwrights price... View details »

Somalia: Will She Be the First Ethio-Somali Region President?

1 hr atras | (Quênia)

The Somali region of Ethiopia has lately been in the news in the Horn of Africa since guards changed hands in the capital Addis Ababa with Prime Ministers Ahmed Abiy ascending to power in April following the unexpected resignation of HaileMariam... View details »

The New Exiles

1 hr atras | Slate Magazine (Quênia)

In the days since the liberal Jewish-American journalist and commentator Peter Beinart was detained and interrogated by security forces at Israels Ben Gurion Airport, there has been significant, global backlash against the Israeli governments ...and more View details »

All-Kenyan final? Kwale, Nginda out to progress in girls football

1 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

IN MUSANZE, RWANDA. It will be a Kenya versus Uganda affair on Saturday in girls football semi-finals on day seven of the Brookside East Africa Secondary School Games. Kenyan champions Kwale Girls will be up against Mukono in the first semi as...and more View details »

Matiang´i declares Tuesday public holiday to mark Idd-ul-Adha

1 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has declared Tuesday a public holiday to mark Idd-ul-Adha. Eid ul-Adhaa is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Abraham to follow Allahs (Gods) command to sacrifice his son. Eid ul-Adha marks ... View details »

Mwamba, Homeboyz, KCB ring changes for Kabeberi Sevens

1 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

The big guns have reloaded for Kabeberi Sevens that starts proper on Saturday at Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos. Kenya Sevens speedster Collins Injera is back to spearhead Mwambas assault while the Stanbic Bank National Sevens Series leaders...and more View details »

Kenya maul Djibouti in AFCON qualifier

1 hr atras | Capital FM Kenya (Quênia)

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 17 – Kenyas hope of qualifying to next years CAF Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations continued to gather momentum as they won their second straight game of the CECAFA region qualifiers, hitting nine past a hapless Djibouti at the Azam... View details »

Uasin Gishu dominate athletics in inter-county games

1 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

Uasin Gishus Priscilla Letting and Amos Bett struck gold in the women and mens 1,500 metres during the Kenya Inter County Sports and Cultural Association (Kicosca) at Gusii Stadium on Friday. Letting timed 5:06.23 for victory with Nandi Countys ... View details »

Kenya must scale new heights to reach RWC - coach

1 hr atras | Sport24 (Quênia)

Johannesburg - Kenya must scale new heights if they hope to overtake leaders Namibia and qualify for a maiden Rugby World Cup, coach Ian Snook admitted on Friday. The nations meet in a winners-take-all match on Saturday in Windhoek with the... View details »

SWC fatigue could have caused De Bruyne injury - Pep

1 hr atras | Sport24 (Quênia)

Manchester - Pep Guardiola has suggested post-World Cup fatigue could have been a factor in the knee injury that has ruled out Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne for around three months. De Bruyne only returned to training at City last week, having ... View details »

Lucas Torreira, the man from Fray Bentos, can beef up Arsenal´s midfield

1 hr atras | The Guardian (Quênia)

Time for Torreira. That is the motto Arsenal chose to accompany all their messaging about the most pivotal of the five new recruits they have welcomed to try to help Unai Emery rework the shape of the team. Arguably, time for Torreira is long overdue ... View details »

Tackling Ebola in Congo conflict zone an ´unprecedented´ challenge

1 hr atras | Reuters (Quênia)

DAKAR, Aug 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A deadly Ebola outbreak in a conflict-hit area of the Democratic Republic of Congo poses an “unprecedented” challenge to health workers trying to access victims and contain the disease, medical charities... View details »

SIEGEL: Lessons from South Africa

1 hr atras | University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily (Quênia)

Policy in South Africa roots itself in a history of struggle — as a society that suffered at the hands of a powerful, restrictive apartheid regime, South Africa had to reorient itself in the post-apartheid world beginning in 1994. A liberal ... View details »

5 family members killed in crash at Kianungu on Nyeri-Nyahururu road

1 hr atras | (Quênia)

Five family members on Thursday night perished in a grisly road crash at Kianungu area on Nyeri-Nyahururu road. Eight other people were injured in the collision that involved a 14-seater matatu and a personal vehicle. The injured were rushed to the... View details »

5 family members killed in crash at Kianungu on Nyeri-Nyahururu road

1 hr atras | (Quênia)

Five family members on Thursday night perished in a grisly road crash at Kianungu area on Nyeri-Nyahururu road. Eight other people were injured in the collision that involved a 14-seater matatu and a personal vehicle. The injured were rushed to the... View details »

Uhuru assures KCPE, KCSE candidates of fair and secure 2018 exams

1 hr atras | The Star, Kenya (Quênia)

President Uhuru Kenyatta poses for a photo with some of the winners at the 2018 Kenya Music Festival gala concert, Friday August 17, 2018. /PSCU. President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured all candidates that this years national examinations will be fair ... View details »

Uhuru assures KCPE, KCSE candidates of fair and secure 2018 exams

1 hr atras | The Star, Kenya (Quênia)

President Uhuru Kenyatta poses for a photo with some of the winners at the 2018 Kenya Music Festival gala concert, Friday August 17, 2018. /PSCU. President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured all candidates that this years national examinations will be fair ... View details »

Juliet Ibrahim Shares ´Cute Bum´ Photos And Her Fans Just Can´t Have Enough Of It

1 hr atras | Peace FM Online (Quênia)

The beautiful all over the place actress is spotted wearing an attire that could best be described as a bikini. She shares this photo on her Instagram page with a caption indicating that she is admiring her own body which she termed “natural endowment.”and more View details »

Nigeria: Tobi Bakre - Big Brother Fans Shouldn´t Pit Ex-Housemates Against Each Other

1 hr atras | (Quênia)

Tobi Bakre was second runner up at the 2018 Big Brother Nigeria reality show. In this exclusive interview with Martins Ifijeh, Bakre shares his thoughts on why fans of ex-housemates should preach love rather than try to pit former contestants against ... View details »

Forget Turkey, China devaluing will be worse for India: Russell Napier

1 hr atras | Economic Times (Quênia)

Everybody who runs an emerging market is going to have to answer that big question; do I follow the dollar or the Renminbi, Russell Napier, Co-founder, ERIC, tells Tanvir Gill of ET Now. Edited excerpts: You have been calling for a big risk in Turkey ... View details »

NMG issues Sh1.50 dividend as govt debt cuts half-year profit

1 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

Nation Media Group chairman Wilfred Kiboro (left) and CEO Stephen Gitagama during an investors briefing for the 2018 half-year financial results at the Stanley Hotel in Nairobi, August 17, 2018. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NMG...and more View details »

Refugees should decide themselves whether they want to return home: UNHCR

2 hr atras | (Quênia)

Assistant High commissioner for UNHCR, Volker Türk, in Nduta camp in Tanzania [Courtesy: UNHCR] Refugees should be given an opportunity to make their own choices regarding whether they should return to their home countries, a senior United Nations...and more View details »

Berlin hopes for humanitarian solution to Sentsov case

2 hr atras | Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news (Quênia)

Berlin hopes for a humanitarian solution to the issue of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who has been on hunger strike for 96 days in a Russian colony. German government spokesman Steffen Seibert said this at a briefing on Friday, Ukrinforms... View details »

Treasury orders public officials to use KQ, again

2 hr atras | The Standard (Quênia)

All Government agencies will be required to sign agreements with Kenya Airways to use its services. This is expected to enforce a 2016 order on public officials to use only Kenyan-owned airlines when travelling on official duty or when taxpayer funds ... View details »

Matiang´i declares Tuesday a public holiday to celebrate Idd-ul-Hajj

2 hr atras | Citizen TV (Quênia)

The government has declared Tuesday, August 21, a public holiday to mark Idd-ul-Hajj or Idd-ul-Adha. Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi on Friday, through a gazette notice, declared the day a public holiday. “It is notified for the general information of ... View details »

Ronaldo Joins Juventus, and Everybody Wins

2 hr atras | New York Times (Quênia)

FLORENCE, Italy — As soon as the final parking space is taken on Saturday afternoon, long before kickoff, the roads around Veronas Stadio Bentegodi will go into lockdown. Crack counterterrorism units — as well as Italys regular police and the ... View details »

Daley Blind opens up on his relationship with Jose Mourinho

2 hr atras | The Standard (Quênia)

Daley Blind has revealed he learned a lot from Jose Mourinho in the two seasons he played under the Manchester United boss. The Dutch defender and midfielder joined the Red Devils in 2014 when he was signed by countryman Louis van Gaal. Mourinhos... View details »

Pogba to lead Red Devils against Brighton on Sunday

2 hr atras | The Standard (Quênia)

It is official! Paul Pogba will lead Manchester United out of the Amex Falmer Stadium tunnel on Sunday as they face Brighton and Hove Albion in a mouthwatering Premier League clash. Pogba was handed the captains armband last week as the Red Devils... View details »

Nanyuki High School student dies while on holiday tuition

2 hr atras | Daily Nation (Quênia)

Police in Laikipia are questioning Nanyuki High School principal Oliver Munishi, two teachers and two education officials after a Form Four student died while attending holiday tuition. Laikipia County Police Commander Simon Kipkeu who confirmed the...and more View details »

Role of nurses in HIV/AIDS management: They are the first caregivers but not policymakers

2 hr atras | TheHealthSite (Quênia)

Even the International AIDS Society never had a nurse on its board which is really shocking given that they are the first ones to give treatment to HIV/AIDS patients. Debjani Arora | Updated: August 17, 2018 4:31 pm. 0 Shares. Facebook share Twitter ... View details »