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Court Regulations DCI officers are not authorized to investigate tax evasion: the standard

billionaire Humphrey Kariuki. He is confronted with tax evasion suits. The High Court has ruled that the Directorate for Criminal Investigations is not competent to investigate tax evasion suits. Judge Luka Kimaru ruled that according to the tax laws, only the Kenyan tax authority has the authority to investigate and prosecute cases of tax evasion or to order the Asset …

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Angry inhabitants storm the offices of the "pyramid scheme" because of promises that have not been redeemed

Residents protest in advance. [Source/CGTN Africa] Disgruntled residents of Teso North in Busia County stormed on Saturday offices of an organization that claimed they had blackmailed them in the name of tripling their money. ADVERTISEMENT Sustainable solutions and a healthier and happier life – start your weight loss today! The group stormed Pamoja Pazuri's Unique offices in the city of …

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Fear of outbreak of disease when heavy flooding hit Mombasa

Residents of Mombasa have expressed fears that waterborne diseases could possibly break out as the region continues to be hit by heavy rains Most of the roads are impassable. The areas most affected are Nyali, Kisauni, Kongowea, Kaa Chonjo and parts of the central business district of Mombasa. These areas were heavily flooded on Sunday after long hours of rain …

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Sugar companies owe the KRA 21 billion unpaid taxes: The Standard

Five sugar companies in West and Nyanza regions owe the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) tax arrears amounting to 20.8 billion Sh. KRA says the amount includes Value Added Tax (VAT), Pay As You Earn (PAYE), excise tax and others that have been accumulated over several years by the struggling millers. At the top is the Mumias Sugar Company, which still …

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Women still have little land despite changes in the law: the standard

Despite friendly court decisions and legal reforms, women in land ownership are still disadvantaged. Data from the Kenya Land Alliance show that most of the land in most of the 47 counties is still registered among men. In some areas, the proportion of rural women is less than five percent. In Kisumu, the proportion of registered land among women is …

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Health service that left more questions than answers: the standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto inspect medical devices purchased in February 2015 as part of the Managed Equipment Services (MES) project at the State House in Nairobi. [File, Standard] When the clock is ticking towards the end of a contract, the district governments signed The health equipment issue remains unclear what happens next. While the national government …

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ODM warns Kibra residents against bribery – KBC

The Orange Democratic Movement ODM has warned the people of Kibra not to promote the wrong candidate. Under the leadership of Junet Mohammed, the ODM Election Officer, ODM leaders held a rally on Kibra DC grounds Sunday to promote their candidate, Bernard Okoth Imran. The campaigns started supporting International Christian Assemblies for Bernard Okoth, who described him as the most …

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