Ruto rewards Basil Criticos with govt job

Nairobi, May 26 -- President William Ruto has named ex-MP Basil Criticos, the man who sold him 2,500 acres of land in Taita Taveta County, as chairperson of the Kenya Trade Network Agency Board for th... Read More

President Ruto warns top government officials over graft

Nairobi, May 25 -- President William Ruto has read the riot act to top government officials, warning that they will lose their jobs and take personal responsibility if caught up in corruption scandals... Read More

Deaths on our roads down in first five months this year, NTSA says

Nairobi, May 24 -- Figures from the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) have revealed that the number of reported deaths from accidents in the first five months of 2023 fell by 34 compared ... Read More

LSK in drive to weed out quacks

Nairobi, May 18 -- The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has announced a campaign to weed out fake lawyers and quacks across the country. The campaign, which was officially launched in Nairobi, will be effe... Read More

Ruto appoints Bishop David Oginde as EACC chairman

Nairobi, May 2 -- President William Ruto has appointed the former presiding bishop of Christ is the Answer Ministries (Citam) as the chairperson of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC). I... Read More

Kiraitu Murungi, Samuel Ragwa, Mwaure Waihiga land State jobs

Nairobi, April 21 -- Former Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi has bagged a State job in President William Ruto's latest round of parastatal appointments. Mr Murungi was named chairperson of National Oil ... Read More

Jane Marriott exits as UK names new High Commissioner to Kenya

Nairobi, April 19 -- The UK government has announced the exit of Jane Marriott as British High Commissioner to Kenya and appointed Neil Wigan to succeed her effective July 2023. While welcoming the c... Read More

Asha Mohammed resigns as Kenya Red Cross Society secretary-general

Nairobi, April 14 -- Dr Asha Mohammed has stepped down from her post as secretary-general of the Kenya Red Cross Society, effective April 14, after serving for three years and four months. Board chai... Read More

4.4 million Kenyans still in need of food relief despite rains

Nairobi, April 13 -- Kenyans in several parts of the country are still in need of relief food despite the ongoing rains, the government has said in an update on the longest drought experienced in the ... Read More

Storm after Ruto picks Jubilee MP for IEBC talks

Uganda, April 13 -- Hours after the Kenya Kwanza leadership in Parliament named the seven members who will take part in bipartisan talks, the Azimio brigade has come out guns blazing, questioning the ... Read More