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Tanzania blocks Kenyatta University, JKUAT from enrolling students.

Move comes after probe finds that quality offered at the universities fell short

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Jambojet to increase Nairobi-Eldoret flights.

The budget airline will now operate 18 weekly flights from its base at JKIA

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

How peaceful polls unlock investment.

Even though Kenyans can handle uncertainty, investors prefer predictability.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Mombasa school principal to contest murder charge.

Instead, the five want the Director of Public Prosecutions to open an inquest into the matter.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

President Kenyatta commissions Sh42bn Isiolo-Moyale road.

MOYALE, Kenya, Jul 26 - President Uhuru Kenyatta Wednesday commissioned the Sh42 billion Isiolo-Moyale road which connects Kenya to Ethiopia, the second most populous country in Africa. The Isiolo-Moyale highway is a key plank of the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Corridor Project. The road project was implemented in three ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

We've changed face of Northern Kenya, President Kenyatta says.

MARSABIT, Kenya, Jul 26 - President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Jubilee Government has changed the face of northern Kenya unlike previous administrations that did little for the region. The President said the Jubilee Administration has a genuine concern to solve the problems facing the people of the region who were ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

4 counties identified as cholera hotspots.

MACHAKOS, Kenya, Jul 26 - The Ministry of Health has identified four counties as major cholera hotspots. The counties are Nairobi, Machakos, Garissa and Kisumu. Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu says they have sought international help from the World Health Organisation and Kenya Red Cross to curb spread of the killer ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

IEBC, presidential candidates agree on agents at polling stations.

NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 26 - The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission and representatives of presidential candidates have reached consensus on the number of agents who will be accredited to monitor the presidential tallying of votes in next month's General Election. IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati said the two groups ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Wait for Kenyans' verdict on August 8, politicians told.

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - Religious leaders and elders have urged the two leading political camps to cool down temperatures by desisting from making remarks that suggest they are the outright winners even before elections are held. Canon Peter Karanja, the Secretary General of the National Council of Churches of Kenya told ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Want to avoid cholera? This is how to….

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - With the number of counties listed as cholera hotspots now up to four, it is important to know how to protect you and your family from the disease. The first thing to know is that cholera is a bacterial infection of the intestines spread through contaminated food or water. It

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Why 'Asian' tribe declaration will expose us to problems.

The term Asian includes Chinese, Koreans, Japanese and Indians and not necessarily Indians born in Kenya.

- Daily Nation - KE

Three Kenyans face burglary charges in Zimbabwe

The trio is accused of breaking into an apartment and stealing Sh6 million, gold and diamond jewellery.

- Daily Nation - KE

Stanchart extend Nairobi Marathon partnership to 2022

The race, which will be in its 15th edition this year, will be held on October 29.

- Daily Nation - KE

3 shot after Uhuru Kenyatta rally in Marsabit

One has head injuries while the other was shot in lower hip.

- Daily Nation - KE

Kenya begins quest for World Championships spot

Malkia Strikers aiming for the stars in zonals set for Nairobi

- Daily Nation - KE

Next president has a huge task unifying and developing Kenya

History has made Kenya what it is today; a country full of mistrust and suspicion.

- Daily Nation - KE

As clock ticks to Kenyan poll, Arusha sits on edge

With less than two weeks to go to what has turned out to be yet another fiercely-contested battle pitting Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, seeking a second term, against his archrival Raila Odinga, anxiety over the August 8 general election is increasingly gripping Arusha.

- TheCitizen - TZ

BOTTOM LINE : Time for our neighbours to right their past mistakes

Those who remember how Kenya tragically sank into what is now famously known there as the Post-Election Violence bloodbath, resulting from the allegedly rigged 2007 poll, will agree with me.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Government names cholera hotspots

Nairobi hardest hit by the cholera outbreak, Health PS says.

- Daily Nation - KE

Wildebeest migration: World wonder defies travel advisories

Foreign tourists say Kenya is peaceful despite negative reports in international media.

- Daily Nation - KE

Margaret Kenyatta urges Kwale residents to vote for Jubilee

Mrs Kenyatta urges women to vote for President Uhuru Kenyatta.

- Daily Nation - KE

Chaos rocks Uhuru Kenyatta, Jubilee rally in Marsabit

Rocks fly as Yattani and Abshiro supporters clash.

- Daily Nation - KE

2017 General Election results: The Process

IEBC scraps periodic announcement of presidential election results at the Bomas of Kenya.

- Daily Nation - KE

ARUNGA: Why are showbiz events so severely disorganised?

It hasn't been a good week for meet and greets in Nairobi.

- Daily Nation - KE

Kenya Simbas up one place in latest rankings

Jerome Paarwater's charges gained a point to rise to 25th place.

- Daily Nation - KE

Principal, 4 others oppose murder charge over death of pupil

MOMBASA, Kenya, Jul 26 - The principal of St Augustine Preparatory School in Mombasa and four other people have been charged with the murder of a six-year-old pupil who was crushed to death by a school bus last week. The accused through their lawyers have opposed the charges, saying they are too harsh. High Court

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Governors want IEBC to publish ballot quantities, serial numbers

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - The Council of Governors wants the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to publish the quantity and serial numbers for gubernatorial ballot papers for each polling station in all counties. In a statement, CoG Chairman Josphat Nanok stated that the Commission should also indicate how much ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Presidential poll results to be released at once, not intervals - IEBC

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has said it will not announce presidential election results at regular intervals as they stream from constituencies into the tallying centre. IEBC Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba they will only make one official announcement of the results ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Diplomats urge Kenya to ensure free, fair and credible polls

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - Members of the diplomatic corps in Kenya on Wednesday met with Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi, where they raised their concerns ahead of the next month's General Election. The diplomats urged the government to ensure they facilitate the Independent Electoral and Boundaries ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Court suspends Sh500,000 IEBC fine against Akaranga

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - The High Court has suspended a decision by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to fine Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga Sh500,000 for breaching the electoral code of conduct. Judge George Odunga issued the temporary order pending hearing of Akaranga's appeal on Monday next week, saying ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Tanzania blocks Kenyatta University, JKUAT from enrolling students

Confusion and anxiety gripped the academia yesterday following reports that 19 institutions of higher learning have been blocked from enlisting students for the 2017/18 academic year.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Chaos ahead of Uhuru Kenyatta tour of Marsabit County

Rocks fly as Yattani and Abshiro supporters clash.

- Daily Nation - KE

Kenya-made VW car sales at 55 in half-year

More dealers including Urysia are looking at assembling their car brands locally.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Telco masts marked for army protection on polling day

Kenyan military will be deployed to protect telecommunication masts in five frontier counties.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

Drought-hit Nairobi looks to filthy dam to keep business flowing

Nairobi dam has been the capital's spare water reservoir in times of drought since the 1950s, but not a drop of it is usable now, as a result of heavy pollution.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

It's 'minji' season in Central Kenya as women candidates seek votes

'Minji Minji' has become a popular official campaign moniker in Central.

- Daily Nation - KE

How useful are opinion polls? experts weigh in

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 26 - When Infotrak and Ipsos both released opinion polls on Sunday, July 23, 2017 but gave different results for the presidential race, opinion was varied. Ipsos placed Uhuru Kenyatta at 47 per cent while Raila Odinga followed him at 43pc with the undecided vote standing at 5pc. Infotrak, on the other

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Crews gear up for Safari Classic Rally

The Safari Classic Rally will be run in Kenya and Uganda from November 23 to December 1.

- Daily Nation - KE

Triple jump star Kimitei set to face Taylor, Tamgho

Champ feels time is ripe for Kenya to also make a mark in the jumps.

- Daily Nation - KE

Kenya-based centre receives recognition for bee safety

Kenya-based international research centre received recognition for its work in bee health

- Daily Nation - KE

Tanzania, Kenya move to avert trade disputes

Tanzania and Kenya plan to form a joint committee and set up a channel of communication to deal with future trade disputes.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Kenyatta's Team Blames Rules, Format for No-Show at Debate

With just two weeks to go before Kenya’s elections, the nation watched the lead opposition candidate for president, Raila Odinga, debate solo Monday after his top opponent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, refused to show for the live event. Opposition leader Raila Odinga had the stage to himself for the televised ...

- Voice of America - US

Polls Tighten in Run-Up to Kenya's Presidential Election

Kenya's elections are scheduled to be held on August 8, exactly two weeks from today, and the rac

- The Council on Foreign Relations - US

How mindfulness is helping Kenyan prisoners achieve inner freedom

Inmates at a Kenyan prison wearing bracelets symbolising their new mindful leader identities. Joseph MugathaNaivasha GK Prison is Kenya's largest maximum security prison. Just a few months ago, before the transfer of hundreds of inmates, many of Naivasha's 3000 prisoners were serving life sentences or facing the death ...

- The Conversation - UK

Uhuru tells Kenyans to reject self-centred politicians

Uhuru urges supporters to vote in large numbers to give him another term. #ElectionsKE

- Daily Nation - KE

Kenya lock out Uganda in close Zone V climax

In the end, it wasn't just the crisis that preceded Uganda's participation in the Africa Volleyball Confederation Zone V World Championship qualifiers that decided their fate.

- Daily Monitor - UG

We're complying with safety regulations - Newmont Ghana

Newmont Ghana has reiterated that the health and safety of its employees, contractors and local communities remain a core value and are governed and assured by the country's laws and regulatory bodies. Recently, WACAM's local representative in Kenyasi, Yakubu Adusah, granted interviews to some media houses warning the ...

- ModernGhana - GH

Eala set to bounce back after Kenyan polls: EAC

The East African Community yesterday allayed fears on its legislative organ, saying it would bounce back to business once the Kenya elections are over.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Russia warns its citizens on Kenya's election

In tweet, Foreign ministry says on the eve of the General Election, protests are possible'.

- Daily Nation - KE

Board steps up fight against substandard drugs

Pharmacy and Poisons Board will monitor medicinal products and health technologies in Kenya.

- Daily Nation - KE

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