UN warns against ‘stagnation’ » Capital News

Last year, 19.4 million children were ‘not fully vaccinated’, the World Health Organization and the UNICEF children’s agency said in an annual report — up from 18.7 million in 2017 and about 18.5 million the year before © AFP/File / Johannes EISELE By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Geneva, Switzerland, Jul 15 – Almost 20 million children […]

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White House moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico » Capital News

White House moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico » Capital News

Migrants being detained by Department of Homeland Security officials in June 2019 after crossing into the United States from Mexico: a new rule announced by the White House Monday says most migrants will be automatically ineligble for asylum © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File / MARIO TAMA By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Washington, United States, Jul 15 […]

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4 million worth of Bhang intercepted by police in Nyatike , Migori county

4 million worth of Bhang intercepted by police in Nyatike , Migori county

Police in Migori County on Sunday nabbed 400 kilograms of bhang valued at Ksh.4 million along Muhurubay-Karungu road. Migori County police boss Joseph Nthenge said the vehicle was ferrying the bhang to an unknown destination when it was intercepted by police officers on patrol. Mr. Nthenge said the police officers trailed the vehicle for several […]

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Esther Arunga admits to lying to Australian police about son's death

Esther Arunga admits to lying to Australian police about son’s death

By AGEWA WAINAINAMore by this Author A former television journalist lied to police about the circumstances that led to her son’s death in bid to protect her husband. The former KTN anchor Esther Arunga on Monday pleaded guilty to being an accessory to murder after the fact to manslaughter. Ms Arunga admitted to lying to […]

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Youtuber Yummy Mummy stirs social media with pregnancy pics

Youtuber Yummy Mummy stirs social media with pregnancy pics

It’s seems to be a pregnancy season for celebrities in Kenya with different personality showing off their bulging bellies this time of year. Starting from Diamond’s expectant lover Tanasha Donna, gospel artist and presenter Kambua, the Wajesus family, the list has just grown longer with the addition of popular Youtuber Yummy Mummy. The Kenya Youtuber […]

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Magoha to launch countrywide CBC review, commission study on learners’ achievements » Capital News

Magoha to launch countrywide CBC review, commission study on learners’ achievements » Capital News

During the launch, Prof Magoha will also release critical findings of five studies on monitoring learner achievements which was conducted by the Kenya National Examinations Council/CFM – FILE By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, July 15 – Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha will Monday launch the County Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) Quality Dialogues across the country. […]

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Building vocational skills can give young offenders a second chance

Building vocational skills can give young offenders a second chance

By AMADO PHILIP DE ANDRESMore by this Author A 2018 Kenya National Bureau of Statistics survey shows that seven million Kenyans were unemployed with 1.4 million of them desperately seeking work. Most countries in eastern Africa are grappling with unemployment and have sought to impart vocational skills to utilise young energetic minds and also prevent […]

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This is how Ruto will find his way to State House in 2022

This is how Ruto will find his way to State House in 2022

By Gordon OpiyoI’m seeing a repeat of 1992, when I first voted. We had a constellation of big names in the opposition lined up against Moi.Whereas the opposition was based on ideals and elitist issues like good governance, anti corruption and justice… Moi went straight to the masses. He used resources to meet the people. […]

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Analysts say raid on hotel a threat to Madobe’s hold on Jubbaland

Analysts say raid on hotel a threat to Madobe’s hold on Jubbaland

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore by this Author Al-Shabaab terror merchants have taken responsibility for an attack on a Kismayu hotel, even as the aftermath directly becomes political. Leaving behind charred sinks, bullet-riddled walls and tables, the suicide bomber and gunmen killed at least 26 people and injured 56 others. Jubbaland State President Ahmed Islam Madobe told […]

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Sudan paramilitaries shoot dead civilian: doctors » Capital News

Sudan paramilitaries shoot dead civilian: doctors » Capital News

Sudan’s Rapid Support Forces (RSF) is a feared paramilitary group who protesters and aid organisations claim were responsible for a deadly crackdown on a protest camp in Khartoum that killed dozens/AFP By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, KHARTOUM, Sudan, Jul 14 – Members of a feared Sudanese paramilitary force shot dead a civilian Sunday in a town […]

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