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Keep my connections to Uhuru upright, Ruto tells critics: The Standard

Deputy President William Ruto talks yesterday with the sisters Agnes and Mary of Marie Immaculate at the St. Bonaventure Kaheti Boys School at Mukurwe-ini, Nyeri County. [Jonah Mwangi, DPPS] Deputy President William Ruto advised politicians to stay away from his relationship with President Uhuru Kenyatta and stop counseling him on how to deal with the head of state. Speaking to …

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No hope for farmers rival sugar reports out: The Standard

Farmer Daniel Mmang'ale inspects his sugarcane plantation at Handidi Village in Shinyalu, Kakamega County, on August 19, 2015. [File, Standard] The sugar sector continues to sink into the mire as the country awaits the salvage plan mooted by President Uhuru Kenyatta's task force to be implemented.  The report was not implemented this month because there are many reports produced over …

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Sharon and Melon are identical twins, show DNA tests

Sharon Mathius and Melon Lutenyo are biological twins, as revealed by DNA tests by Lancet Kenya. The tests published on Saturday showed that Sharon and Melon had identical DNA profiles, with 23 tested allele loci showing 100% perfect match, which is consistent with the two being biologically identical twins. The report said that Rosemary Khaveleli Onyango could not be excluded …

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You owe us, Rift MPs say to Nyanza: The Standard

Vice President William Ruto consults with Raila Odinga in a past function . [File, Standard] Five Rift Valley MPs have claimed ODM followers have a political debt to Deputy President William Ruto for supporting Raila Odinga's bid for the 2007 State House. MEPs received by their Bondo counterpart Gideon Ochanda at a funeral in the village of Masamba in eastern …

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Why top earners are not yet off the hook

High earners and employees are worrisome after Finance Minister Henry Rotich announced the introduction of a new Income Tax Act to increase revenue. This is due to the fact that different stakeholders have mixed reactions to Mr Rotich's on Thursday. He said that the bill will be drafted and presented in Parliament next month. "There are many high-income workers who …

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Public Schools Appropriately Financing New Record »Capital News

On the sidelines of the 44th Secondary Schools Heads Association (KESSHA) conference in Mombasa on Friday, Kibet said students who move to other schools automatically get their have surrendered. / Photo: Courtesy By JEREMIAH WAKAYA NAIROBI, Kenya, 15.06 100 percent primary-secondary transitional policy introduced in 2017. According to Paul Kibet, director of education at the Department of Education, Science and …

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I only have five suits, two belts, one wallet – Manu Chandaria

Manu Chandaria with Betty Kyallo [Photo: Courtesy] The fact that Manu Chandaria lives a simple life despite the leadership of a billion-dollar company surprises many again and again. Business magnate on Friday, June 14, during an interview with K24's Betty Kyallo led Kenyans into his home and gave a rare glimpse into his humble life. The philanthropist, who revealed in …

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DP William Ruto offers "Mulmulwas" a job, but on one condition

DP William Ruto [Photo: John Githinji] Dennis Ruto Kapchok, who was christened by West Pokot Governor Prof. John Lonyangapuo Mulmulwas, has a new partnership courtesy of Vice President William Ruto. DP Ruto speaks on Friday in West Pokot shattered the fan base of Governor Lonyangapuo, pointing to the viral idiom "Kijana fupi, amenona, round; huwezi jua tumbo ni wapi na …

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MP Rashid Amin accused of attacking Fatuma Gedi

By MAUREEN KAKAH More from this author Wajir East MP Rashid Kassim Amin was accused on Friday of assaulting Wajir representative Fatuma Gedi. Mr. Amin denied the charge Milimani Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi was released on bail of 50,000 Sh. His lawyers told the court that he had mental complications on Thursday night and was admitted to Agha Khan Hospital. …

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