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3 hours ago, 02:52
@TheStar - By: Abel Muhatia @muh ...
Only 13,000 new jobs were created, Treasury data shows

The government created only 13,000 new jobs in the last one year, new data shows.This is a marginal rise to 897,000 jobs in 2017/2018 from 884,000 created in 2016/2017.Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry ...

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3 hours ago, 02:52
@TheStar - By: Lewis Nyaundi @xn ...
Number of trainees in teacher training colleges rises, bureau statistics show

The number of trainees enrolled in teacher training institutions rose by 1.9 per cent in 2017, a report by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics has revealed.The general enrollment stood at 42,131 f ...

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3 hours ago, 02:52
@TheStar - By: Carole Maina @mai ...
Matiba compensation rises to Sh1.8 billion

Compensation to be paid to Kenneth Matiba for unlawful detention has risen to Sh1.8 billion according to new documents file in court.Matiba's lawyer John Mburu said interest on the Sh945 million award ...

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3 hours ago, 02:52
@TheStar - By: Benjamin Imende
Hero gave his life to multiparty democracy

Mourners yesterday eulogised Kenneth Matiba as a man gave his life for Kenyans to enjoy multiparty democracy."Matiba was a father who used his resources to change this country and improve individual l ...

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4 hours ago, 02:37
@TheStar - By: Agatha Ngotho @ag ...
Fall armyworm and drought to blame as agriculture dips

Agriculture recorded a drop in economic growth from 5.1 per cent to 1.6 percent, the latest Economic survey data shows.There was an overall decline in production due to drought, the fall army worm and ...

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5 hours ago, 01:44
@TheStar - By: James Murimi @jam ...
Big Four housing agenda sparks rift between NLC, Lands ministry

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s agenda to deliver affordable housing to Kenyans has sparked a rift between the Ministry of Lands and the National Lands Commission.Lands PS Nicholas Muraguri yesterday told ...

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5 hours ago, 01:44
@TheStar - By: Lewis Nyaundi @xn ...
Despite signed deal, tutors yet to get house allowances

New and improved house and hardship allowances for teachers are yet to be implemented, despite the signing of the 2013-17 CBA in 2016.Some 312,000 teachers were expected to receive the house allowance ...

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5 hours ago, 01:44
@TheStar - By: Jillo Kadida @jka ...
Appeal Court judges ordered to wind up cases in two months

Appeal judges have been given two months ultimatum to deliver delayed judgments totaling to 116 countrywide.Of the 116 delayed judgments 43 are in Nairobi, 67 in Kisumu and 6 in Nyeri appeal courts.Th ...

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5 hours ago, 01:44
@TheStar - By: Annette Wambulwa ...
Omtatah wants three IEBC commisioners to formally resign

Activist Okiya Omtatah has gone to court to  compel three electoral agency commissioners to resign.Former vice chairperson Consolata Nkatha, commissioners Margaret Mwachanya and Paul Kurgat resigned l ...

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7 hours ago, 23:35
@DailyNation - By: Ndungu Gachane
County offers free healthcare in honour of Matiba

Patients come from as far as Lamu, Garissa and Nyandarua. ...

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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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@TheStar - By: Mathews Ndanyi @n ...
Calm returns to Kerio Valley, plans to sustain it underway

The Kerio Valley region has not reported any incident of banditry attacks in the last one month.Governor Alex Tolgos has said security and peace have been restored after the government deployed adequa ...

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@TheStar - By: John Nalianya @jo ...
I’ll expose cartels at Nzoia Sugar, Wamang’oli says amid graft row

Outgoing Nzoia Sugar Company board chairman Joash Wamang’oli has threatened to open the lid on corrupt deals at the Bungoma-based firm.Top managers have pointed an accusing finger at each other as gra ...

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1 hours ago, 04:54
@DailyNation - By: Ngugi Wa King’ara
How we can best create nationhood

The spirit of tribe always existed as traditional African natural law and cultural rituals. ...

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@TheStar - By: Mathews Ndanyi @n ...
Tiren says Ruto, Rotich lied to farmers on pay

Jubilee rebel MP Sila Tiren has again taken on Deputy President William Ruto and Treasury CS Henry Rotich, accusing them of lying to farmers that they would have been paid by last week for the maize t ...

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2 hours ago, 03:53
@TheStar - By: James Mbaka @onch ...
Energy PS promises lower power tariffs ‘in the next few days’

The government plans to standardize electricity rates for lower consumers in the next two months by pumping in Sh50 billion, Energy CS Charles Keter has said.Responding to concerns that electricity co ...

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@TheStar - By: Kiplang'at Kirui ...
Rangers oppose order to leave workers’ union

The Union of Kenya Civil Servants and the Narok County Government Workers Union have faulted the directive by the county that more than 800 rangers withdraw from the workers’ union. ...

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2 hours ago, 03:53
@TheStar - By: James Mbaka @onch ...
Residents choose counties’ projects, says Kisii’s Maangi

Counties have defend themselves against claims of imposing development projects on their people.Responding to questions by delegates at the Fifth Devolution Conference in Kakamega, Deputy Governors fo ...

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2 hours ago, 03:53
@TheStar - By: Victor Amadala
Rotich to curtain raise 2018/19 budget today

Treasury CS Henry Rotich will have a taste of what to expect when he releases his Sh2.4 trillion budget for 2018/19 today as he tables the proposed budget to parliament.Speaking yesterday during the l ...

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2 hours ago, 03:53
@TheStar - By: Magdaline Saya
KenGen steps up hydro generation

KenGen is set to increase power generation from its hydro stations thanks to heavy downpour being experienced countrywide. The heavy rains have seen a rise in water levels thus allowing optimum power ...

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