Daily Nation (418)

Three outgoing governors pledge to support successors

Mbugua, Irungu and Mwangi concede defeat, pledge to support successors.

Staff fear job losses as new governors take charge

The county bosses are expected to appoint fresh faces to the respective dockets.

Diack son, Russian officials lose ban appeal

The scandal led to dozens of Russian athletes being barred from the Rio 2016 Games.

Vihiga flirting with glory after Tusker upset

The team is coached by former AFC Leopards duo of Edward Manoah and Francis Xavier.

Hermens: Track and field needs fresh, post-Bolt strategy

One of the ideas on his mind is how to brand the athletes' running kit differently.

Returning ball fractures Obuya Academy bowler's hand

At Forest Road, Kanbis beat Sikh Union who were at home, by seven wickets.

Sterling rescue act spares 10-man Man City

Wayne Rooney put Everton ahead with his 200th Premier League goal.

A new way for collective development in Kenya

People want to amass wealth because there is no guarantee that collective action will help them.

Water harvesting for food security

Over the past few months, the country has experienced an acute maize meal shortage.

Trust must be built through institutions

Trust is the glue that binds any relationship.

Election campaigns challenge for PR in the era of fake news

Fake news systematically falsifies the truth to maintain control over public opinion.

Doctor tells of vain bid to save athlete Wanjiru

An inquest was then launched to establish how he died.

Parliament Speakers seek dropping of gender case

The Speakers said legislators could not be blocked from assuming office.

Sossion backtracks on ODM nomination

Mr Sossion said he had many commitments at the union.

Police gun down husband of city's 'prettiest robber'

During the shootout, a civilian was injured.

Nasa plays down lateness in filing petition papers

The Supreme Court has only 14 days to hear and determine the case.

Rid forest of terrorists

But as often happens in such operations, some civilians could get hurt.

Time for governors to deliver the goods

The task ahead is heavy and they have no excuse but to deliver.

Desperate farmers shun co-ops, resort to hawking their coffee

Several factories and cooperative societies in Nyeri County are on the brink of closure. 

NHIF takes measures to ward off fraud

A number of hospitals across the country have put patients on notice.

Lawmakers to take anti-bribery pledge

Parliament regulation has its own in the newly enacted Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Act.

5 in pupil murder case fail to take plea

The case has been fixed for mention on September 20.

Infamous spot where 26 have committed suicide

Police are yet to establish why Mr Muriuki hang himself.

Robert Ouko's widow, Christabel, dies in road crash

Police say Mrs Ouko died when the car she was in rolled off the road.

Governor Kingi declares interest in presidency in 2022

Kingi says he will run for the top seat in next polls.

Ekuru Aukot seeks to be enjoined in Nasa's poll petition

Aukot alleges IEBC admitted unstamped forms 34As in final tally.

Oparanya offers to work with rivals as he starts second term

Oparanya Kakamega castigates politicians campaigning in funerals.

South Sudan orders UN troops out of Juba airport

UN says it has no intention to control the Juba International Airport.

Kenya to host Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup, says Mwendwa

The announcement will be a welcome relief to the region's football enthusiasts.

Rasanga tells Siaya County staff who supported opponents to resign

It s not clear what law Mr Rasanga used to sack' the county employees.

Slain terror suspect vanished 3 years ago, family says

Family says they only saw Omar on Friday when he was killed.

Antalyaspor swoop for Manchester City's Samir Nasri

Nasri played 176 times for the Blues.

Misfiring Ulinzi Stars seek redemption against Chemelil

The soldiers have lost twice to Nzoia Sugar and once to Nakumatt in the last month.

Traders and public unprepared for plastic ban

Many unaware of the ban a week before the new regulation takes effect.

Kenyan stars flop in Birmingham Diamond League meet

Obiri still leads the series with 24 points.

Nadal hails 'unbelievable' climb back to No.1

Nadal was knocked out in the Cincinnati quarter-finals last week by Kyrgios.

Cancer survivor Lealiifano on loan to Ulster

The Wallaby fly-half, 29, who was diagnosed with leukaemia last year.

James Ongwae, Joash Maangi take oaths of office

Kisii governor and his deputy begin their second term.

Policeman, poet, farmer - and now Southampton owner

Gao keeps a low profile and his move on Southampton did not make major news in China.

KHRC takes Fazul Mahamed to court

Rights watchdog fights cancellation of its certificate of registration.

Conte happy for Chelsea to play the hunters

A crowd of 73,587 made for an occasionally deafening atmosphere.

Return to winning ways, Barca's homage to victims - Valverde

A minute's silence was held before kick-off.

Barcelona honour terror attack victims in Betis win

A defiant attitude was on show in the stands.

Real Madrid ease past Deportivo in La Liga opener

Deportivo were left to rue two big opportunities missed by Florin Andone in the first 10 minutes.

Muhammadu Buhari slams divisions after return from UK

Nigeria president slams divisions after long absence.

Liverpool out to complete Hoffenheim mission

Sevilla will fancy their chances of qualifying for a third straight group stage.

Neymar slams Barca bosses after PSG home debut

"Barca deserve much better and the whole world knows it."

Brilliant Neymar dazzles again in PSG romp

It was PSG's third win in as many league outings this season.

Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Hollywood comedian Jerry Lewis, died Sunday aged 91.

Mike Sonko's pledge to Nairobi residents as he takes over

Nairobi, the City in the Sun, will shine again, new governor says.