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  • Shollei, 6 others charged over purchase of CJ’s residence

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 5 - Former Chief Registrar of the Judiciary Gladys Boss Shollei has been charged alongside six other past officers of the Judiciary with abuse of office and wilful failure to comply with procurement laws in the purchase of a Sh310 million residence in... Read more

  • Over 300 killed in Kenya ethnic clashes in 2015: UN

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 5 - At least 310 Kenyans have been killed and over 215,000 forced from their homes this year in ethnic violence in northern Kenya, the UN said Wednesday. While violence between rival groups is common in Kenya's northern Rift Valley regions, the number... Read more

  • 2 children dead in L.Victoria tragedy

    HOMA BAY, Kenya, Aug 5 - Two children have been confirmed dead following a boat accident in Lake Victoria. According to Homa Bay County Commander, John Omusanga, the Tuesday night incident occurred when a passenger boat collided with a stationery fishing vessel. "The bodies... Read more

  • Stephjoy 11 remain in custody as death toll hits three

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 4 - A court on Tuesday allowed the police to detain for two more days 11 students of Stephjoy Boys Boarding School, who are suspected of involvement in a dormitory fire that left three students dead. The police told the court that they needed more time... Read more

  • MFA seeks time to assist 5 Kenyans detained in S.Sudan

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 4 - The families of the five Kenyans held by the South Sudan Government on suspicion of involvement in a plot to steal USD 15 million from the Presidency say the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has asked for a week to ascertain the status of the detainees.... Read more