New texting formats added to WhatsApp

New texting formatting will be enjoyed by the more than two billion users of WhatsApp, in over 180 countries, with an ease.“New text formatting shortcuts have entered the chat,” WhatsApp announced on Wednesday via X.“Behind every product decision is our desire to let people communicate anywhere in the world without

Film producer and actor Charlie Ouda passes on

The film industry in Kenya is mourning following the sudden and untimely death of producer and actor Charlie Ouda.The family of Charles 'Charlie' J Ouda and Ciru Muriuki on Sunday announced the passing of actor Charlie Ouda, aged 38."Dear friends and family, it is with great sadness that we share

Govt urged to reintroduce milk program in schools

Fafi MP has asked the national government to reintroduce in schools the famous milk program of 1990s.Speaking yesterday, the legislator was adamant that the milk program is well within the national government's arm's reach, asking them to give it a shot. The announcement comes hot on the heels of the

Navy seals bound for Yemen are presumed dead

Two US Navy Seals who went missing during an operation to seize weapons - bound for Yemen - are now presumed dead, the US military says.The incident took place on 11 January when commandos were boarding a ship off the coast of Somalia.According to media reports, one was swept away

Three confirmed dead in a Mombasa road accident

Three people died in a road accident in Mua Hills, near Mombasa road. The accident involved a vehicle and a motorcycle, which had a motorist and two passengers. The accident happened around Mua Hills, Mombasa Highway road at about 12. 40pm. The three, a bodaboda rider and his two passengers

A minibus overturns, causes accident along Mombasa road

A minibus has this afternoon caused an accident on the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway, causing injuries to 26 passengers on board.According to the area police boss, Mr Jos Mudavadi, the vehicle got tyre burst after one of the right rear wheel was detached from the other, causing the remaining wheel not

Hustler Fund loan limit raised, says Ruto

The Hustler Fund has effectively fulfilled its primary objective by ensuring Kenyans have access to affordable credit.One year later, the fund has disbursed KSh39.7 billion to 21.8 million people and mobilised KSh2 billion in savings. Total repayments stand at KShs 28.75 billion.Going forward, President William Ruto said Kenyans will now

Welfare of workers key to economic growth – Ruto

The government is committed to safeguarding the welfare of workers in the country. This would will the production rate.President William Ruto said labour relations, trade unions and social security are recognized as human rights and fundamental freedoms.This, he added, has promoted human dignity, equity, social justice, inclusiveness and equality in