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  • Ruto turns heat on CORD lawmakers over Karen land claim

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 24 - Deputy President William Ruto now wants five CORD lawmakers who linked him to the 134-acre Karen land saga to retract their statement, terming it defamatory. He also wants them to admit liability for defaming him and plans to institute legal action... Read more

  • Court halts gazette notice on marriage fees, clearance

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 23 - The High Court on Thursday suspended a gazette notice that would have seen an increase in the fees charged for church marriage certificates, after televangelist Bishop Mark Kariuki filed an objection. In the notice, the Registrar of Marriages wanted... Read more

  • 3 Cabinet Secretaries to face MPs on Tuesday

    NAIROBI, Kenya Oct 23 - Cabinet Secretaries Joseph ole Lenku (Interior and National Coordination of Government), Jacob Kaimenyi (Education) and Felix Koskei (Agriculture) are set to appear before different committees on Tuesday to respond to queries filed by legislators.... Read more

  • Row in Kisumu County Assembly worries area leaders

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 23 - Legislators from Nyanza region have decried the wrangling in the Kisumu County Assembly, which has grounded proceedings and led to the ejection of Ann Atieno Adul as Speaker. Seme Member of Parliament James Nyikal led MPs from Kisumu County in condemning... Read more

  • Varsities urged to produce workers, not thinkers

    KIGALI, Rwanda, Oct 23 - The increased number of jobless youths in East Africa will continue to double or even triple annually to alarming rates, unless institutions of higher learning revise their curriculum to start teaching on-the-job skills as opposed to academic-based... Read more