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@TheStar - By: Pili Chimerah @se ...
Sad goodbye as Mombasa’s last Uchumi outlet closed

Businesses will bear the brunt as the last Uchumi Supermarket in Mombasa was locked after the landlord evicted the retailer over a Sh12 million rent debt.Businessmen who had their personal businesses ...

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1 hours ago, 04:54
@TheStar - By: Alice Waithera @a ...
MCAs to tour Tanzania to study waste disposal

Murang’a MCAs and a few residents will visit Tanzania to study waste management. ...

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@TheStar - By: Malemba Mkongo @m ...
Inquest into Briton’s death ends, family wants policemen charged

Six years after his death, the family of British Aristocrat Lord Nicholas Monsoon has hope of finding justice for the death of their son Alexander.Lawyers Alfred Olaba and Yusuf Abubakar, representing ...

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1 hours ago, 04:54
@TheStar - By: Alice Waithera @a ...
Low rain in Aberdares hurts Ndakaini - Met

Low rainfall in the Aberdare Forest explains the abnormally low level in Ndakaini Dam, Murang’a county director of meteorology Paul Murage has said. The level is 33 per cent. ...

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@TheStar - By: John Kamau @jayka ...
Family accuses Thika Hospital of negligence

A family has accused Thika Level 5 Hospital of neglecting a 75-year-old patient for eight days and causing her to lose an arm.Esther Ruguru’s right arm was amputated after a finger wound worsened. Tis ...

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@TheStar - By: John Nalianya @jo ...
Traders protest Kenha road reserve eviction

Chepkube traders in Bungoma have protested their eviction from a road reserve, demanding that they be given an alternative market before they move.The Kenya National Highways Authority on Tuesday dire ...

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@StandardMedia - By: Moses Nyamori
NLC: Majority of public schools have no titles

More than 90 per cent of public schools in the country risk losing land they sit on for lack of title deeds. ...

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3 hours ago, 03:34
@TheStar - By: Samuel Kisika @ki ...
Graft, nepotism hurt growth in counties - Raila

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@TheStar - By: James Mbaka @onch ...
Check cost of urban land, State urged

The state has been asked to develop a legislative framework to check speculation of land prices in the country and protect Kenyans from infiltration by foreign capital.High cost of land in the country ...

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@TheStar - By: Wycliffe Muga
Major flaws in devolution

Any reader old enough to have voted in the 2002 General Election will also remember that just a year later, the Constituency Development Fund was launched with much fanfare. ...

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@TheStar - By: George Mugo @geom ...
Pay public lecturers better, ward rep urges government

A member of Kiambu county assembly has urged the government to speak with university lecturers to end their current strike. Lari Kirenga MCA Joseph Karichu said lecturers’ demands should not be ignore ...

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@TheStar - By: Cheti Praxides
Lift logging ban, ex-governor Timamy says

Former Lamu Governor Issa Timamy has appealed to the national government to lift the ban on logging because it was killing the county’s economy.Speaking yesterday on Ndau Island, he criticised the sta ...

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@TheStar - By: Cheti Praxides
Lamu residents urged not to panic over security drills

Lamu East MP Athman Shariff has told residents of Basuba ward not to confuse Linda Boni Operation security drills with al Shabaab attacks.Speaking in Lamu yesterday he told people to remain calm as of ...

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@TheStar - By: Gerald Mutethia
Restore funding for my flagship projects, Murungi tells assembly

Meru governor Kiraitu Murungi has written a memorandum of understanding to the MCAs requesting them to rescind their decision to cut flagship projects funds.Kiraitu argues that if the amendments they ...

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@TheStar - By: Maurice Alal @ala ...
Ford Foundation donates Sh18m to Lake Region bloc

Lake Region Economic Bloc member counties yesterday received a financial boost after the Ford Foundation pumped in Sh18 million to strengthen the secretariat.The funds will also be used to operational ...

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@TheStar - By: Dennis Dibondo @ ...
Meru assembly wants swift repair of roads and drainage

The Meru assembly has passed a motion compelling the county to unclog drainage and repair roads ruined by storms and heavy rains.The motion tabled by deputy speaker Elias Murega passed unopposed on Tu ...

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@TheStar - By: Stephen Astariko ...
Dams overflowing in Garissa and Tana River

Garissa county commissioner Joshua Chepchieng has advised residents living along the River Tana and flood prone areas to move to safer grounds.This follows a notification by KenGen yesterday of eminen ...

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@TheStar - By: Dennis Dibondo @ ...
Disease breaks out in Isiolo as hundreds displaced by deluge

Hundreds of residents in Ngaremara ward, Isiolo county have been displaced by floods after a heavy downpour in the area.Ngaremara village chairman Alex Lopeiyo said all their household belongings and ...

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@TheStar - By: Manuel Odeny @man ...
Migori traders refuse to pay county levies

Traders in two markets in Migori county have refused to pay taxes to the county government over poor service delivery.On Tuesday traders at the Wath Ong’er market in Nyatike sub-county, the main lives ...

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@TheStar - By: Robert [email pro ...
Luo Council of Elders split over Raila’s endorsement of new chairman Otondi

A faction of the Luo Council of Elders wants the Willis Otondi-led group to stop engaging politicians from the community.The elders say they recognise Nyandiko Ongadi as chairman.They said Otondi is s ...

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