Gachagua arraigned in court & released on KShs 12 million Bond

Rigathi Gachagua After spending the weekend in police cell, Mathira Legislator Rigathi Gachagua this morning pleaded not guilty to charges of graft and money laundering and was released on a 12 million shillings bond. The handcuffed MP was escorted to the anti corruption court in Milimani by a contingent of police officers

Blogger Robert Alai arrested for clobbering Ringtone with a Rungu

Ringtone and Alai Blogger Robert Alai has been arrested this afternoon after a road fracas that saw him assault gospel singer Alex Apoko, popularly known as Ringtone during a road rage incident. In videos that are circulating online, Ringtone is seen standing on the bonnet of his Range Rover with blood on

Fuel tanker tragedy claims 15 lives in Malanga Gem Constituency

Senator Orengo at the scene of the tragedy 15 people have been confirmed dead with several others injured in Malanga village in Gem constituency when a fuel tanker burst into flames engulfing the people who attempted to siphon fuel from the oil tanker that was involved in an accident along the

Luo Blogger Zack Opondo released after friends intervention.

Contraversial Luo blogger Zack Opondo was yesterday released after his friends and relatives raised the required KSh 150 000 cash bail. Confirming his release, his friend Profesa Maxwell Odongo thanked Zack's friends led by Luo Ohangla musician Prince Indah for being true friends. Odongo however accused Zack's friends from Siaya for

Meet new Chadian President Mahamat Idriss Deby

Hours after the death of president Idriss Deby Itno, who ruled the poor Sahel country with an iron fist for three decades, his 37-year-old son Mahamat Idriss Deby quickly emerged as the new Chadian leader. The young 4 star general took charge of a transitional military council, appointing 14 of the

Justice for George Floyd as Court finds Derek Chauvin guilty of murder

The late George Floyd and his killer Derek Chauvin.

The late George Floyd and his killer Derek Chauvin. The court on Tuesday found former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin guilty of murdering the late George Floyd. The 12 judges found Derek Chauvin guilty on all three charges he faced namely second-degree murder, unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Following the ruling,

Tanzanian President fires Ports Authority boss over Fraud.

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan has fired Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) Director-General Deusdedit Kakoko over the loss of public funds. This came after she received the report of the Controller and Auditor-General (CAG) for the financial year 2019/20 at State House Dodoma on Sunday which adversely mentioned TPA. "Leo nimepokea taarifa za

Homeboyz fined Kshs 1 Million for demeaning Women

The Communications Authority of Kenya acting Director General Mercy Wanjau has imposed a fine of Kshs.1 million on Homeboyz radio following their disturbing and derogatory remarks against women on March 25th, 2021. During a press conference held at CAK headquarters, the Director-General also imposed a six-month suspension of the offending