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Moi’s mysterious rungu that symbolised his 24-year rule

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Moi never spoke publicly of the significance of the rungu, also popularly referred to as fimbo ya Nyayo, Nyayo being one of the names used to refer to him.

Coronavirus: Kenya says won't evacuate students from China

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Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Kamau Macharia told a press conference on Friday that the students are "safe where they are". Meanwhile, the Health ministry has set up a 120-bed isolation ward at Mbagathi Hospital as part of preparations to deal with the virus, should it spread to Kenya.

Five counties get Sh5b to spruce up towns

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Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru and Uasin Gishu Counties are set to receive additional funds this year to enable them improve services within their capitals.

Muhoroni Sugar factory on a spot over ‘bad’ cheques

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Farmers have threatened to stop supplying cane to the miller and are appealing to the government to fast-track the privatisation process to help the troubled miller get out of the woods.

Hong Kong Airlines to cut 400 jobs as coronavirus hits travel

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Hong Kong Airlines announced on Friday that it will slash 400 jobs and cut operations given low travel demands resulting from the coronavirus outbreak.

Late Former Kenyan President, Daniel arap Moi's body to be displayed at Parliament

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The former president died on Tuesday aged 95 and will be buried at his Kabarak home in Nakuru County on Wednesday, February 12.

Trump fires two impeachment witnesses

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US President Donald Trump has dismissed two senior officials who testified against him at his impeachment trial.

Coronavirus: Hong Kong imposes quarantine rules on mainland Chinese

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Hong Kong has begun a mandatory two-week quarantine for anyone arriving from mainland China, in a fresh effort to contain the deadly new coronavirus.

UNIVERSAL LAWS OF HUMAN STUPIDITY

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Stupid people share several identifying traits: they are abundant, they are irrational, and they cause problems for others without apparent benefit to themselves, thereby lowering society’s total well-being.

There is no way Uhuru can neglect his national duties to attend to you, Raila tells Miguna

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The former Prime Minister said that Miguna, who was once his advisor, is inconsequential and "will be allowed to come and make noise here in the country."

Leaders squandering public money on BBI forums : Ruto.

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His remarks on the BBI discussions came as governors in the Nyanza region prepared for a BBI sensitisation forum in Kisii County to drum up support for the report.

Iran denies Ukrainian plane accident was a missile strike

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The Boeing 737 crashed on Wednesday shortly after Tehran launched missiles at US forces in Iraq in response to the killing of a top Iranian general in a US drone strike in Baghdad.

Corruption and Leadership in Kenya

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Kenya is slowly drowning in the sea of corruption and political hatred but Kenyans are doing nothing to save it.

Corruption and Leadership in Kenya

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Kenya is slowly drowning in the sea of corruption and political hatred but Kenyans are doing nothing to save it.

Posta on the spot over welfare millions

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Parliament asks Directorate of Criminal Investigations to institute probe.

Roses and vegetables risk export ban due to pawpaw bug.

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Kephis said the mealybug, which has so far devastated papaya in the coastal region, poses a serious threat to roses and vegetables. Kephis managing director, Esther Kimani called for quick intervention to tame the spread, warning that failure to do so could inflict heavy losses on the horticulture sector.

Kajiado slashes land rates by 65 percent

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The county has planned public participation meetings where stakeholders will ratify the new land rates schedule as envisaged in the 2019/2020 Financial Year in January.

Illegal horns trade continues to threaten Africa’s rhinos

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Illegal horns trade in Africa, Asia and the world.

Competitions Authority okays Airtel-Telkom merger, bars sale deals

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CAK has directed the two not to make any new sale agreements over the next five years, marking a rare case of the regulator limiting transactions.This is seen as a bid by the regulator to ensure the telcos stick to their proposal of doing business as a combined entity and not use the merger as a stepping stone to other speculative financial deals

Survey reveals Kenyans are opposed to housing levy

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53% of Kenyans interviewed say they do not support the implementation of the new levy with 41% saying they support it.

CBK tipped to cut policy rate faster in early 2020

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The CBK’s Monetary Policy Committee recently cut the Central Bank Rate from nine percent to 8.5 per cent, for the first time since May 2018, weeks after the removal of the rate cap with CBK saying the economy was operating below potential, signalling more cuts.

Sonko captured in Voi hours after DPP issued an arrest warrant

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The county boss arrested in Voi following the DPP's oder

Linturi tongue tied as Kitany's uncle narrates how he chaired her wedding ceremony

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Andrew Chemutai, who appeared before Magistrate Peter Gisora to testify in a divorce case filed by Kitany, said he hails from the Koitalel Samoei clan of the Nandi community, and has known Kitany since she was a child.

Kenyans should be keen on the BBI report

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Opposition chief Raila Odinga and the President Mr Kenyatta to release the long awaited BBI Report today.

Antonio Conte's sex advice to his players

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I advise my players to have sex for short periods and with the minimum of effort, and better use positions where they are under their partners.

Kenyans are not fools, just tell us whether or not you still have confidence in RUTO - UHURU told

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The war of words between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy, William Ruto is a recipe for chaos in the country.

Political tensions ahead of BBI report due out Tuesday

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The political stage is set, with temperatures rising as the team that was mandated to compile the Building Bridges Initiative Report (BBI) prepares to release it on Tuesday.

7 Major Roads in Nairobi to be Closed for 5 Hours

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The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) on Monday, November 25, announced a major disruption of traffic within Nairobi. The closure of the road is expected to affect adjacent roads like Ngong Road

Matiangi : Relief supplies sent to West Pokot

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A high-powered government delegation was unable to fly to West Pokot Monday, following the weekend landslide and floods that killed more than 50 people.

Uhuru: I don’t mind more executive posts if they bring peace

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He told Mt Kenya MPs to stop reminding him about his pledge to support his deputy 2022 ambitions.

Government committed to sports development - Cs Amina

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In his speech, Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri, who attended the event at the invitation of the CS, called for a re-evaluation of the scouting process that upholds transparency and impartiality to be able to get talents that can compete at the international level.

Huge turnout expected at martial arts championship

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The championship, which will be marking its seventh edition, is open to other martial arts sports

World Authority Traditional Karate Association trains aspiring martial artists in Nairobi

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Taikan Africa runs karate and aikido classes at the Parklands Baptist Church East Gate in Nairobi’s Nyayo Embakasi Estate.

Taikan has also launched its Bushido Leadership programme to train corporate leaders and also enhance leadership skills among children and the youth.

Soldier accused of killing wife, children ‘was depressed’.

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The soldier who is accused of killing his estranged wife and two children could have suffered depression after crashing a plane, his colleagues have said.

The bodies were exhumed from a shallow grave on Saturday.

The husband, a major at Laikipia Airbase work station, is suspected to have murdered the three.

A 50 year old man commits suicide after digging his own grave.

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A man commits suicide after digging his own grave.

USIU beats MMUST to bag first win in Eldoret rugby.

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USIU beat MMUST in rugby games being played in eldoret bagging the first win of the games.

Kenyan super bantam weight boxer happy for losing title.

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Super Bantam Weight Fatuma Zarika, 34 years and Yemileth Mercado of Mexico fought in Chihuahua, Mexico on Sunday 17, November where Zarika lost the fight.

Rosa Ree hammered with a six-month ban over steamy ‘Vitamin U’ video with Timmy Tdat

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Rosa Ree banned from performing over obscene video

Olunga sends message to Government after draw with Egypt

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Harambee Stars striker Michael Olunga has sent a message to the Kenyan Government after the national team settled for 1-1 draw with Egypt on Thursday.

Uhuru meets Mt Kenya leaders in Nyeri

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President Uhuru Kenyatta visits Mt.Kenya region despite the rising political temperatures.

Turkey draws with Iceland to reach Euro 2020

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Turkey bounce back from the doldrums to reach Euro 2020

What can I do about this boss who hates everything about me?

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People can have meaningful working relationships even when there is insufficient natural chemistry between them.

Death toll rises as Israel-Gaza conflict enters third day

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Israeli M109 self-propelled howitzers are stationed near the border with the Gaza Strip on November 13, 2019.

Israel launched deadly strikes against commanders of Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad triggering a wave of tit-for-tat rocket salvos and air strikes that have killed 32 Palestinians in three days.

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