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THE CUTTING EDGE
An election need not be a matter of life and death!


Next president has a huge task unifying and developing Kenya
History has made Kenya what it is today; a country full of mistrust and suspicion.


Uhuru takes Jubilee campaigns to Marsabit and Samburu
Uhuru hopes to win support in a region that largely voted for opposition in 2013.


3 shot after Uhuru Kenyatta rally in Marsabit
One has head injuries while the other was shot in lower hip.


Two school children diagnosed with cholera in Kisumu
28 patients currently admitted in hospitals in the county with cholera-like symptoms.


Stanchart extend Nairobi Marathon partnership to 2022
The race, which will be in its 15th edition this year, will be held on October 29.


Buzeki summoned for using UhuRuto pictures on posters
The Uasin Gishu independent gubernatorial candidate will be questioned on Thursday.


No Real deal for Mbappe insist Monaco
Club in discussions with Mbappe over a new contract extension.


AFC Leopards advance to GOtv quarters
Ingwe beat Bidco 2-1 in round of 16 clash at Thika Sub County Stadium.


Boda boda deaths drop in seven months, NTSA says
Pedestrians death has also dropped.


Why ‘Asian’ tribe declaration will expose us to problems
The term Asian includes Chinese, Koreans, Japanese and Indians and not necessarily Indians born in Kenya.


Iaaf to honour Tergat with Veteran Pin Award
Tergat will be honoured with the prestigious award on August 1 in London.


Key suspect linked to murder of four men disappears
The suspect vanished from a maximum security prison in Nakuru.


Court frees man sentenced to death for robbery
Accused appealed against sentence for robbery with violence.


Djokovic out for season with elbow injury
"I have made a decision to not play any competition, any tournaments" for the rest of 2017."


Kenya Simbas up one place in latest rankings
Jerome Paarwater’s charges gained a point to rise to 25th place.


ARUNGA: Why are showbiz events so severely disorganised?
It hasn’t been a good week for meet and greets in Nairobi.


2017 General Election results: The Process
IEBC scraps periodic announcement of presidential election results at the Bomas of Kenya.


Curry completes rich deal with Warriors
Stephen Curry's contract is reportedly worth a whopping Sh209billion.


Chaos rocks Uhuru Kenyatta, Jubilee rally in Marsabit
Rocks fly as Yattani and Abshiro supporters clash.


Police boss put in custody after turning up in court drunk
Chief Inspector Biot Miruni Wafula was put in custody for two hours.


Margaret Kenyatta urges Kwale residents to vote for Jubilee
Mrs Kenyatta urges women to vote for President Uhuru Kenyatta.


Wildebeest migration: World wonder defies travel advisories
Foreign tourists say Kenya is peaceful despite negative reports in international media.


Government names cholera hotspots
Nairobi hardest hit by the cholera outbreak, Health PS says.


TZ bars Jkuat and KU from admitting students
Tanzania Commission for Universities stops student admission over wanting standards.


High Court suspends Sh500,000 fine imposed on Akaranga by IEBC
Justice George Odunga has temporarily suspended the IEBC decision.


Last wife of Frank Sinatra, Barbara Sinatra, dies at 90
Frank Sinatra's wife, Barbara Sinatra, dies at 90


Anxiety over Kisumu anti-riot police drill
Security officers have been conducting drill outside Moi Stadium.


Nation Media maintains Sh2.50 interim dividend as profit up 5.12pc - VIDEO
Performance attributed to lower operating expenses, recovery of pending bills and digital growth


MTV scraps gender categories as Kendrick leads VMA nods
MTV removes gender-specific categories at the 2017 VMAs


St Augustine’s staff protest murder charge
Principal and 4 others want an inquest into death of pupil crushed by bus.


Two Moroccan peacekeepers killed in C. Africa attack - UN
UN peacekeepers attacked as they were stocking up with water.


Maragua MP candidate charged with sodomy
By Tuesday evening, the accused had not raised the bond.


Russia says US sanctions vote hits chance of better ties
Latest move likely to wreck chances of improving ties, minister says.


OUT&ABOUT: On a mission to protect the colobus monkey
It’s no secret that the colobus monkey is a highly endangered species


Shaken, not replaced: Craig reportedly back as 007 in 2019
British actor, Daniel Craig: "I'd rather slash my wrists", is returning after all as 007.


It’s ‘minji’ season in Central Kenya as women candidates seek votes
‘Minji Minji’ has become a popular official campaign moniker in Central.


TALES OF COURAGE: I wish I could carry my son's pain for him
Bob, 15, was diagnosed with sickle cell disease when he was nine months old.


Exposed: Shame of party nomination lists
Nasa and Jubilee affiliate parties choose relatives, cronies and financiers of their kingpins at the expense of minorities.


Roma withstand Tottenham fightback in 3-2 friendly win
Diego Perotti put the Italian team ahead with a penalty on 12 minutes.


Kenya-based centre receives recognition for bee safety
Kenya-based international research centre received recognition for its work in bee health


What is the cause of the discharge and how can I do away with it?
I have been having discharge from my private area since I started menstruating at age 12


Telco masts marked for army protection on polling day
Kenyan military will be deployed to protect telecommunication masts in five frontier counties.


Marathoners ooze confidence ahead of Worlds
Marathoners ‘will bank on teamwork to secure the top medals in London’.


US House votes to sanction Iran, Russia and North Korea
Measure notably constrains President Trump's ability to waive the penalties.


Trump accuses Assad of 'horrible' crimes against humanity
Trump also says Lebanese Shiite militia Hezbollah is a threat to entire Middle East.


Allowances paid to MCAs down to below Sh100,000 a month
The average monthly sitting allowance paid to Members of the County Assembly (MCAs) dropped for the first time in the nine months.


South Korea’s economy is not 45 times Kenya’s, as Raila Odinga claims
How large is South Korea's economy compared to Kenya's ?


Cardinal Pell denies sexual abuse charges in Australian court
The former Sydney and Melbourne archbishop has always maintained his innocence.


Triple jump star Kimitei set to face Taylor, Tamgho
Champ feels time is ripe for Kenya to also make a mark in the jumps.


Uhuru tells Kenyans to reject self-centred politicians
Uhuru urges supporters to vote in large numbers to give him another term. #ElectionsKE


Economic activity slows down ahead of General Election
Investors hold on to cash while foreign governments issue travel advisories, fearing violence flare-up.


Women count on factory to shore up leather trade
It provides a ready market and offers good prices for hides and skins


#FRONTROW: How many Ushahidi-like cases remain hidden?
As a sexual harassment scandal threatens the company, employees are worried that it could undo all they have achieved in the last 10 years


New Discovery is great, but   I’m all for the Sporty Range
Bush Ambush: “they are coming through the bushes!”


Crews gear up for Safari Classic Rally
The Safari Classic Rally will be run in Kenya and Uganda from November 23 to December 1.


Queries over new NHIF directive to cap medical claims
Members will enjoy limited access to the improved benefits introduced last year.


Tight race for places in men’s league play-offs
USIU-A Tigers occupy the second spot with 26 points.


Nurses’ strike slows down war against cholera
Health assistants have been away from work for 54 days, slowing operations.


Kiambu lady wins Sh1m in Lotto draw
The lucky mother of five became Lotto’s 189th millionaire.


New pension scheme cause for worry among Kenyan teachers
Under the plan, 7.5 per cent of teachers’ basic salaries will be deducted.


Counties must urgently control cholera outbreak
Counties are to blame for the outbreak because of lack of water and poor sanitation.


THE CUTTING EDGE
There is a pretty compelling reason for choosing yellow as the official colour for all school buses.


Why naming of Kenya’s 44th tribe should not be trivialised
We have a deeply-ingrained mindset that makes no distinction between kinship and citizenship.


Debates are chance to evaluate leaders
President Kenyatta’s snub of the debate was a let-down.


Injectable HIV drug to offer effective therapy, say scientists
A new study shows patients will get injection after every two months instead of the daily oral drugs.


Nasa wants curfew in Coast areas declared null and void
Interior minister has restricted movement on Lamu, Garissa, Tana River.


Is democracy overrated as a system?
There is invariably a limit to your freedom of expression despite your constitutional right.


9.6 million viewers watch presidential debate on TV
Jubilee reached its peak for the evening at 8:40 pm, while Nasa peaked at 10:20 pm


The police can't be shooting unarmed people in cars
I'm waiting to see if Ipoa will actually present a case that results in justice for everyone


Board steps up fight against substandard drugs
Pharmacy and Poisons Board will monitor medicinal products and health technologies in Kenya.


IEBC starts voter education
Electoral agency says this is aimed at reducing number of spoilt votes.


Jubilee Party is running scared, Nasa's Raila Odinga says
ODM party leader criticises President for failing to attend presidential candidates’ debate.


Fred Matiang'i identifies threats to election
Acting Interior CS starts security inspection tour.


IEBC to announce final presidential tally only
Electoral agency scraps periodic announcement of results from constituencies.


Russia warns its citizens on Kenya's election
In tweet, Foreign ministry says “on the eve of the General Election, protests are possible”.


DP William Ruto holds meetings in five counties
Deputy President tells ODM presidential candidate Raila Odinga to stop 'intimidating' military.


Get institute's land back
Reports more than 200 acres of Kist have been covertly transferred to individuals points to culture of impunity.


Uhuru campaigns in Nyeri as Raila tours Meru
Jubilee and Nasa hit the campaign trail today, a day after the presidential debate.


Prepare for post-Brexit, think-tank asks Kenya
Kenya should set in motion plans for engaging Britain over post-Brexit trade arrangements.