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Kenyans relish fresh produce price drop amid heavy rains

John Karanja, a hotelier in the northwestern Kenyan town of Kitale, had for the better part of this year grappled with high costs of...
Ishmael Arthur

Arthur Says There is nothing magical about Kenya

Ishmael Arthur, one of the leading long distance runners in the country, is unperturbed about the growing interest of Kenyans in the 2019 Kwahu...
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Smartphone games craze gripping Kenyans

An increasing number of Kenyans are finding it fashionable to while their time away playing games on smartphones, with the craze steadily picking up...
Interest Loans

Cheaper loans elude Kenyans despite interest rate caps

Kenyans are still grappling with high loan charges more than two years since the east African nation introduced caps on banks' lending interest rates. A...
Bitcoin

2019 Cryptocurrency predictions: Kenya leads in East Africa Region

As we start 2019, it is an opportune time to reflect on the year that was and forge the way forward. The cryptoeconomy celebrated...
Christmas

Kenyans to dig deeper into their pockets over Christmas price surge

Prices of various items in Kenya are on a steady rise, setting the east African nation's residents for costly Christmas festivities. ...
President-Uhuru-Kenyatta

Kenyans in reconciliation mood as president calls for forgiveness

A mood of reconciliation has gripped Kenya after President Uhuru Kenyatta asked the country to forgive him for any mistakes he has committed. Kenyatta on...
CAF

Kenyans hail Gor CAF Confed Cup group stage progress

Kenyans hailed the progression of Gor Mahia FC to the CAF Confederations Cup group stages on Thursday, celebrating the club for defying all odds...

S. Sudan’s top court acquits 4 Kenyans from jail

South Sudan's apex court on Wednesday acquitted four Kenyans and other South Sudanese in the long-running trial of 16 suspects accused of stealing 14...
Fuel prices

Kenyans grapple with rising fuel prices

Kenyans have to dig deeper into their pockets to access all fuels that include cooking gas, charcoal, petrol, kerosene and electricity as energy inflation...
debt

Middle class “craze” pushes some Kenyans into debt

By Kenya's middle-class standards, Bob Otieno fits this definition well-- he has a car and lives in one of Nairobi's leafy suburbs. Like many other...

Tanzania Ordered to Set Free 2 Kenyans Serving Time

The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has ordered the United Republic of Tanzania to release two Kenyans: Kennedy Owino Onyachi and Charles...
Kenyan Supreme Court judges, from left to right, Njoki Ndung'u, Jackton Ojwang, Deputy Chief Justice Philomela Mwilu, Chief Justice David Maraga, Smokin Wanjala and Isaac Lenaola preside over the second day of hearings of a petition challenging the presidential election result, at the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. Kenya's Supreme Court is hearing veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga's challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election earlier this month. Sayyid Azim AP Photo

Lengthy electioneering period fatigues Kenyans

A prolonged campaign period following the order by Kenya's Supreme Court for repeated presidential polls seems to have tired many Kenyans as the date...
Court

South Sudan court convicts 4 Kenyans over theft

South Sudan's apex court has convicted four Kenyans to nine years imprisonment and acquitted six nationals in the long- running trial of 16 suspects...
Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan congratulates Kenyans on their elections

Mr Kofi Annan, the Chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation, has applauded the people of Kenya for their commitment to democracy, which they demonstrated...
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Kenyans in Uganda vote in country’s presidential polls

Kenyans living in Uganda on Tuesday joined other diaspora community to cast their ballots for Kenyan's presidential elections. Hundreds queued at their embassy here to...

New hybrid rice offer respite to Kenyans amid biting maize shortage

Kenyan farmers who usually rely on erratic rains to grow staples could soon find a respite to endemic food insecurity linked to erratic weather...
vegetable exports

Kenyans forgo veges as prices double, pushing up inflation

Prices of vegetables in Kenya have doubled forcing some families to forego eating the greens, with the ongoing drought worsening the situation. ...
Wpid Deported

Over 90 Somalis, Kenyans deported from U.S.

More than 90 Somalis and Kenyans arrived in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Wednesday after being deported from the United States, a Kenyan official...
arrowroot

Kenyan farmers tackle hunger with drought tolerant arrowroot

The farmers from the agricultural area of Ndundori, north of Nakuru town, have come together under the identity-4Brothers group-and assist farmers in planting the...
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Kenya to engage senior citizens in national development

Cabinet Secretary for Labour and Social Protection, Phyllis Kandie, said active engagement of the aged population in national development programs was key to reducing...

Kigali international Peace Marathon Had A lot Of Kenyans Partaking

Kenyan runners showed good form as they dominated the top positions in the 2016 Kigali International Peace Marathon which took place on Sunday in...
al-Shabaab

May 15 major Kenyan media outlets

-- Kenyans to wait longer to know the number of soldiers killed in El Adde Somalia, by militants Al-Shabaab. Bodies of 40 soldiers have...

Half of the world’s marathon titles are held by Kenyans

Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor won the men's race in 59.10 minutes while his compatriot Bedan Karoki Muchiri was second in 59.36. Britain's Mo Farah, a double...
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Kenya Praises China’s growth and Optimism for the future

China's meteoric rise over the past decades has not only inspired developing countries but also unleashed benefits for citizens from all walks of life,...

Kamworor wants to counter Farah in World half marathon

By John Kwoba Defending champion Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor will team up with Bedan Karoki in their bid to...

Kenyans in Diaspora Sent Home US$137.5 million in January

The Central Bank of Kenya conducts a survey on remittance inflows every month through formal channels that include commercial banks and other authorized international remittance...
A Couple share a flower as they celebrates Valentine's Day and World Marriage Day at Holy Family Minor Basilica in Nairobi, Kenya on February 14, 2016. (Xinhua/John Okoyo)

Low sales for flower vendors as Kenyans celebrate Valentine’s Day in church

by Bedah Mengo Being a Sunday, many Kenyans ordinarily visit places of worship in the estates and keep off the central business district, where...
Yang You perform Kunqu Opera in Kunshan, east China's Jiangsu Province, June 26, 2015. The 11-year-old girl Yang You lost her mother when she was six and her father passed away two years later. The misery turns her into a timid and introverted girl. However, she fell in love with Kunqu Opera, a traditional Chinese performing art with a history of 600 years, by chance and became confident and more outgoing. She won a gold medal at a national children's opera competition and kept on chasing her dream of being a professional artist of Kunqu Opera. (Xinhua/Yang Lei)

Chinese New Year celebration strikes a chord with Kenyans

The civil engineering graduate had just been employed by the Chinese construction firm to work in its flagship Standard Gauge Railway project and his...

Pain for Kenyans as minimum lending rate surges to over 17 percent

The lending rate has been climbing steadily since the third quarter of 2015 to stand at 17.4 percent last month, from a low of...