Sanda Ojiambo, a Kenyan who has been working with Kenya’s telco giant, Safaricom has been appointed the new Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact. Her appointment by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres came on Friday. UN ….
The US Embassy Nairobi, Kenya has donated 40,000 face masks to Border Police Unit (BPU) to help the unit remain effective as COVID-19 pandemic continues. US ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter while speaking at the handover ….
Migori Governor Okoth Obado is once again in the eye of a storm with the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) breathing down his neck over alleged plundering of county funds. EACC has accused Governor Obado of ….
Former Starehe MP Bishop Margaret Wanjiru is among the high-profile Kenyans who have contracted coronavirus. The ex-MP is reportedly said to have held a gathering of 18 people from her Jesus is Alive Ministries at ….
Kenya recorded 80 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, Health CS Mutahi Kagwe has said. The total confirmed cases are now 1,109. Kagwe said that 3,102 samples were tested in the last 24 hours making it ….
A Nakuru court has ordered a former Standard Group newspaper journalist Vincent Mabatuk to pay his former boss Ksh8 million as defamation cost after defaming him on Facebook. Nakuru Law Courts Chief Magistrate JB Kalo ….
The story of an elderly mother, Ruth Shiundu from Kawangware in Nairobi whose roof windows and door were removed by her landlord rent arrears touched the hearts of Kenyans who pledged support. The story was ….
Kenya’s coronavirus tally has shot to 1,029 after 66 people tested positive in the last 24 hours. While releasing the numbers on Wednesday at Afya House, Health CS Mutahi Kagwe said this is the highest ….
Barely a month after the International Monetary Fund advanced Ksh79 billion to Kenya, the World Bank has approved $1 billion (KSh106 billion) loan for Kenya. The World Bank advanced this loan from its Development Program ….
A directive first issued by President Uhuru Kenyatta to close Kenya-Tanzania borders with the exemption of cargo movement has threatened to water down Ksh61 billion trade deals between the two countries. This has been occasioned ….
Kenyan journalist and Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University Larry Madowo has won the 2020 Philip Greer Scholarship Award for Financial Writing. Madowo, formerly working with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) ….