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

Uhuru locks down Nairobi and 4 counties as Covid hits hard

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pronounced fresh tough measures to control the spread of Covid-19 infections, after the 3rd wave cases spiked in five counties. In announcement from Statehouse Nairobi, the president banned travel in and out of five counties that are worst hit namely Nairobi, Machakos, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru. This

Kenyan court throws out woman’s petition to legalize FGM

Dr. Tatu Kamau Kenya’s High Court has upheld & validated the constitutionality of the anti FGM law in a historic win for women and girls in Kenya. The court dismissed a petition by a female doctor challenging legality of the Prohibition of Female Genital Mutilation Act 2011 (FGM Act 2011). The petitioner

Rolls -Royce & Tecnam join Widerøe to deliver all-electric Aircrafts

Rolls-Royce and airframer Tecnam are joining forces with Widerøe – the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, to deliver an all-electric passenger aircraft for the commuter market, ready for revenue service in 2026. The project expands on the successful research programme between Rolls-Royce and Widerøe on sustainable aviation and the existing partnership between Rolls-Royce and

Uhuru bans political meetings; orders pubs to close at 9 pm

President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered pubs and restaurants to be closed at 9 pm and declared a ban on political gatherings for 30 days. The President has also ordered that burial of deceased persons be concluded within 72 hours of demise with attendance capped at 100 with priority to

High Court dismisses Sarah Wairimu’s bid to stop Murder Charges

A High Court judge has dismissed the late Dutch billionaire Tob Cohen’s widow Sarah Wairimu's application seeking to stop her prosecution in the murder of her husband which shocked the nation. In a ruling delivered on Thursday, Justice James Makau stated that his court has no jurisdiction to hear the application

Grandmother stories: connecting with our Wisdom, Heritage & Identity

By Teddy Warria  The writer with Dr. Mary Okelo, South African High Commissioner, KA. Mqulwana, H.E. Ms. I grew up, partly, in Kamnua Village in Kisumu, Lake Victoria region of Western Kenya, East African Community (EAC). I fondly call it KIS(S)UMU - The Lake City of 1000 sun kisses!   I had the

Influential blogger now claims he is the father of Karen Nyamu’s baby

Influential political blogger and activist from Ugenya Augustine Wandera also known as Nyakwar Ogao Augus has claimed that he is the father of Nairobi politician Karen Nyamu's baby and asked people to stop blaming Samidoh over that issue. Samido and Nyamu have been in the news lately over paternity of

Kisumu County to start production of Electric Motorbikes

Kisumu governor Professor Peter Anyang Nyongo has announced that his county will start the local production of electric motorbikes at the County’s business innovation and Incubation centre. The governor announced this when he received a donation of 15 motor bikes from the United Nations Environmental Programe UNEP as part of the