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Kenyan government official wins academic excellence Award in the US

Details Interestingly, the Kenyan condom debate found its way into the US College and even formed part of his dissertation....

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Families of fallen officers paid Sh600 million compensation

Details Over Sh600m million given to families of officers who died in line of duty courtesy of a life insurance scheme set up last year....

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Only by retraining, employing qualified people, can we improve security forces

Details It is acknowledged that police perform poorly in crime detection, solving, prevention and general police work....

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4,000 miss out on teacher training

Details Some 9,731 out of 13, 873 applicants will now join the 24 primary teacher training colleges....

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House set to quiz Waiguru over NYS

Details The CS will face the Finance, Planning and Trade Committee chaired by Benjamin Lagat (Ainamoi, URP) at noon....

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Governors’ bid to stop Senate summons flops

Details A bid by governors to overturn a judgement that allows the Senate to summon them has failed after judges declined to grant the orders....

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Mysterious killings of top directors haunt major land-buying company

Details There are many parallels between the Godfather — the blockbuster movie about the mafia settling scores — and the cold-blooded gangland-style killings at Kihiu Mwiri, a land-buying company in Murang’a South....

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‘Buibui gang on the loose’

Details Mombasa County security chiefs are grappling with a new wave of crime that has hit the region....

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Cost of living to go up as shilling slides to 100 against dollar

Details The shilling on Monday crossed the 100-mark against the dollar, the first time it has done so since October 2011....

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Court to give directive in case against anti-liquor campaign

Details They want the court to issue orders stopping the sued parties from organising gangs to incite the public into intruding into licensed property....

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Residents, priest hurt in war on brews

Details Kirinyaga MP Gachoki Gitari said he would ensure liquor laced with dangerous chemicals was destroyed....

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MPs to discuss Prof Kaimenyi censure motion

Details The petition by Matayos MP Geoffrey Odanga calls for the dismissal of the cabinet secretary....

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Team seeks retrial of ex-water boss

Details The lawyer said Mr Amuti had Sh39 million in his account and not Sh140 million....

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Anti-graft team wants county official’s accounts frozen again

Details The judge directed the lawyer to file the response within three days and scheduled the hearing on July 20....

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Chinese eatery owner fined Sh380,000

Details Ms Esther Zhao Yang also pleaded guilty of engaging in employment without a valid permit....

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Two injured in KDF helicopter crash

Details Spokesman says the helicopter lost power as it attempted to land....

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MP's bodyguards injure matatu driver

Details The matatu had reportedly scratched the legislator's car, leading to the altercation....

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Disease stalks town as sewage floods streets

Details Lake Nakuru National Park Senior Warden Dickson Ritan said the wildlife could be quenching their thirst with water laced with chang’aa....

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Planned Thwake Dam to displace 500 families

Details The water reservoir will cover 10,276 square kilometres once completed, making it one of a kind in the country....

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Pomp and colour as Mboya is remembered

Details Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti officially opened the newly refurbished Mboya Mausoleum...

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Payment for rail project land delayed

Details Following confrontations between the two parties, the project was put on hold as negotiations continued....

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Former KQ employee released from prison

Details Priscilla Chemutai Kolongoi had served 13 years of her 18 year sentence....

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African Court officials in Lesotho

Details Mission aims to promote its activities by holding a seminar and meeting government officials....

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Tharaka police probe deaths

Details Two people die over the weekend, authorities begin investigations....

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Tony Gachoka, Jeff Koinange to face defamation charges

Details Businessmen Jimi Wanjigi and his brother Sani Mbui Wanjigi accused the TV host and businessman of defaming them and their company....

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Livestock hurting Isiolo tourism: official

Details CEC member leads operation to remove livestock from game reserves....

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EAC wants Burundi election postponed

Details Ministers call for the July 15 presidential poll to be moved forward by one and a half months....

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Muslim cleric handed 10 years in jail for sex tourism

Details Sheikh Ali Samoja found guilty of trafficking a 15-year-old minor to Nairobi where she was defiled by a foireigner....

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Confusion over Embu road project

Details MPs say national government will fund construction, despite county having already signing a deal....

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Scientists meet in France to discuss climate change

Details Kenyan researchers in Paris to present papers on the impact....

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Spirits manufacturers sue govt over raids

Details Association goes to court over what they term the illegal destruction of property....

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Mombasa port to get cruise terminal

Details Kenya Ports Authority sets aside Sh50 million for construction....

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Steer clear of gay agenda on Kenya tour, leaders tell Obama

Details MP vows to have US president ejected from Parliament if he lectures the House on legalisation of gay unions....

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Court dismisses Gabriel Lengoiboni retirement case

Details Lobby group had claimed the former TSC boss was disabled and should have retired at 65....

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Pierre Nkurunziza skips Burundi crisis talks in Dar to chase votes for third term

Details Embattled Burundi leader instead chooses to chase votes ahead of the July 15 presidential poll....

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Treaty to shield Kenyans from double taxation as US law takes effect

Details This US law was aimed at preventing fat cats from cheating and transferring money overseas to avoid paying tax....

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US vows support for Nigeria after attacks

Details On Sunday a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a church in the restive northeastern city of Potiskum, killing five worshippers....

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Eurozone in tailspin after Greece votes 'No' to bailout

Details Greek voters overwhelmingly rejected international creditors' tough bailout terms Sunday....

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Greeks vote for ‘destiny’ as euro future in doubt

Details Government pushes for ‘No’ result....

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Change in lifestyle as Lagos store brings African luxury to the rich

Details Price tags aimed at customers who are used to travelling far and wide....

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Daily Nation RSS Feeds: Home - e814ead2ffa1b356c8f4c5219ec4cf79 - 2015-07-06-11-47-59

Details Insiders blow the whistle on command confusion in service, say corruption, tribalism, indiscipline and poor leadership are reducing the force into a weak, bribe-collecting machine....

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Daily Nation RSS Feeds: Home - e814ead2ffa1b356c8f4c5219ec4cf79 - 2015-07-06-17-43-02

Details Insiders blow the whistle on command confusion in service, say corruption, tribalism, indiscipline and poor leadership are reducing the force into a weak, bribe-collecting machine....

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Claims of bias, unclear command and poor leadership plague security service

Details Insiders blow the whistle on command confusion in service....

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Juniors accuse their bosses of exposing them to hardships

Details Commanders do not always act in best interest of their teams....

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Give us our Sh5.8m allowances, demand officers who were sent to Baringo

Details The officers claim some of their colleagues were paid while others were left out in unclear circumstances....

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‘We are trying, but not there yet’

Details Deputy IG says morale is high and that the service is better now compared to previous years....

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Agencies infighting crippling operations

Details The roles of Ipoa and NPSC overlap....

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How service has changed from colonial time guards

Details Unknown to many, the force was established to enforce laws borrowed from India....

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Home of the Born Free offers a cocktail of wildlife and adventure

Details Visitors can see the endangered black rhino....

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Top bosses call for changes to restore order in police force

Details Commanders said the service is gutted from within by corruption, tribalism, indiscipline and low morale....

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