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  • Govt obtains order blocking strikes over NHIF rates

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 3 - The government on Friday afternoon obtained a court order blocking strikes by civil servants over the new NHIF rates. Acting Labour Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo said the order will remain in force pending an inter-parties hearing on July 9.... Read more

  • Governor Jama disputes graft claims, alleges witch-hunt

    NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 3 - Garissa County Governor Nathif Jama has disputed corruption allegations levelled against him over the irregular leasing of ambulance services. Speaking after appearing before Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission detectives Friday, Jama dismissed... Read more

  • Suspected killer of NIS officer named

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 3 - The police have released the identity of the suspect behind the killing of Hashim Omar, a senior National Intelligence Service officer in Mombasa on Thursday evening. Coast Regional Commander Robert Kitur stated that Ismail Shosi is wanted over the... Read more

  • Uhuru in Zambia for 2-day State Visit

    LUSAKA, Zambia, Jul 3 - President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived in Lusaka, Zambia, Friday for a two day State Visit. On arrival, at Kenneth Kaunda International airport the President was warmly received by his host President Edgar Lungu and Kenyans residing in Lusaka led by the... Read more

  • Obama should visit father’s grave, says grandma

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 3 - Sarah Obama says her grandson, US President Barack Obama should make time to visit his father's graveside in K'Ogelo when he arrives in the country later this month. She is also confident that he will eat anything she prepares him including omena... Read more