State May Shut Down Mombasa Mosque

Two mosques in Mombasa may be closed by government following violent clashes between Muslim youths and the police on Sunday. The Star reports that some Muslim leaders have accused the police…

New Complex Opened In Kenyatta University

KENYATTA University on Wednesday opened a multibillion-shilling school of economics complex. Speaking during the opening ceremony, vice chancellor Prof Olive Mugenda said the institution has produced renown economists, who serve…

Study:Most Teenage Girls Are Sexually Active

A majority of girls aged between 10 and 19 years in Nairobi County are sexually active, a survey has shown. Fifty-three per cent of adolescents in the age group reported…

Nairobi’s First Alcoblow Inspired Business

While the return of the Alcoblow has proven a nightmare for drunk drivers, one man believes he has the answer for those who find themselves having taken one too many…

Nai Ni Ya Who?

Powerful cartels have taken over Nairobi, rendering the Governor and his chief officers lame ducks, NairobiNews can reveal today. As a result, residents suffer frequent water shortages, cannot buy property…

120 security cars for Machakos County

Governor Alfred Mutua has said police patrol is key in boosting security in Machakos County. The fleet, that he plans to double in the next financial year, is part of…

Jack Bauer Is Back

Kiefer Sutherland has returned to the role of Jack Bauer with filming in London Set four years after the last series, Bauer returns as a fugitive in London. The counter-terrorist…

Tuskys Supermarkets to open more small retail outlets in petrol stations

Tuskys Supermarkets is targeting to open small shops at locations like petrol stations to grow sales and capture a market currently served by kiosks and dukas. The retail chain last…

Nairobi Cyber Cafes Veer Into Side-Hustles

The advent of smartphones has made cyber cafés to go back to the drawing board to come up with side products that will help keep their businesses afloat. With the…

Kibwana sacks two officials over graft

Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana(pictured) and Deputy Governor Adelina Ndeto have relieved two county excecutives of their duties. ICT executive Tom Munyasya and county secretary John Muteti were sacked under what…

Mombasa County – Mombasa water firm to probe illegal cartels

Mombasa Water Supply and Sanitation Company MD Alome Achayo has ordered a probe into claims that there are cartels diverting piped water for selfish gains. Achayo said it is unfair…

Kirinyanga County – Tree injures 10 pupils

Three children are admitted at Kerugoya district hospital after a tree branch fell on them while on a school parade on Monday Morning. The three were among ten from Upper…

This Is Why Nairobi Taps Are Dry

Whenever you encounter a dry tap in Nairobi, chances are that it has a lot to do with greedy cartels in the water distribution chain that control supply and sell…

Sinai Fire Compensation Hearing To Begin Next Month

Hearing of a Sh25 billion compensation case for Sinai fire victims will begin next month. The case filed by Nairobi senator Gidion Mbuvi had been scheduled for hearing on Wednesday…

Nine arrested at JKIA

Nine people have been taken into custody at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for allegedly being in possession of fake travel documents. One suspect is a police officer. Even more shocking…

How to make Nairobi better: make your opinion count

As residents of Nairobi, we have an opportunity to contribute to the present and future planning of what used to be fondly called the Green City in the sun. Walking,…

Airtel appoints new marketing director

Telecommunications firm Airtel Kenya has tapped Charles Wanjohi as its marketing director, at a time when the firm is set to launch a new loans product for its subscribers in…

Senate moves to save business from county taxes wave

The Senate Tuesday declared tax measures introduced by county governments illegal, opening a window of relief for businesses and ordinary citizens who have been feeling the weight of devolution in…

If 3 Hours Wasn’t Enough, There Will Be An Extended Version Of ‘The Wolf Of Wall Street’ On DVD

Christmas cometh early… or late, depending on how you look at it. Or Hanukah depending on what you celebrate. Either way, a huge gift has been bestowed upon us. Get…

Governor Kidero unviels transport board

Governor Evans Kidero launched the Transport and Urban Decongestion Committee yesterday, in a bid to curb congestion on the roads and improve overall safety. The Nairobi Governor enlisted an 18…