By E Makena Towering palm trees line the edges of the road leading to Watamu village in North Coast. They sway lazily at the gentle nudge of the wind, releasing a breeze that fans away the morning coastal heat. At sunrise, I make my way into Turtle Bay Beach Club located within the village. Here, I am met by an...
By E Makena In the leafy suburbs of Karen, lies one of the fascinating animal sanctuaries around the city, the Giraffe centre. Many years have gone into creating the giraffe sanctuary that has overtime become a popular tourist attraction in Nairobi. The majestically tall mammals freely roam the expanse 120 acre portion of land browsing on bushes and shrubs. Betty, Daisy,...
Moi tops in Kenya in latest Webometrics universty rankings The latest University web ranking, (July 2017) puts Moi University ahead of the oldest institution of higher learning, University of Nairobi, which has always ranked top, this follows the latest Webometric rankings of the best Universities in Kenya. Click webometrics (http://www.webometrics.info/en/Africa/Kenya%20) to view Moi University Position In Subsaharan Africa(http://www.webometrics.info/…/Ranking_af…/Sub_saharan_Africa ), Moi University was...
Uhuru is leading Raila in the latest poll that has been released by IPSOS Synovate with 47 percent aginst 43 percent. Other three local pollster companies and another one from the US have also released their poll results showing Uhuru is leading. According to the TIFA poll which was released recently, Uhuru is also taunted to be leading the presidential...
Mandago officially declares his interest to vie for presidency in 2022 Jackson Mandago has expressed interest in vying for the presidency in 2022. Politicians from the Rift Valley region, who have expressed likelihood of vying in in 2022 has now increased with the list being made up of Deputy President William Ruto and Baringo Senator Gideon Moi. Mandago is currently battling...
Magufuli confirms NASAs rumors of tallying centre in Tanzania Tanzania now has responded to claims that NASA has a tallying centre in Tanzania. Although the air was cleared by NASA principle during the recently held presidential debate, the country has had to talk in relation to the matter. Tanzania’s President Magufuli through his State House communications director George Msigwa has however...
from a total of 26 candidates, Education cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has appointed Mwenda Ntarangwi as the new Chief executive officer (CEO) for the Commission for University Education (CUE) with effect from September 5. The renown professor who was working as an associate professor teaching at Calvin college will serve for a period of five years replacing Prof David Some...
Tanzania President John Pombe Magufuli has been accused by a section of Jubilee MPs of conspiring with National Super Alliance (Nasa) presidential candidate Raila Odinga to rig the August 8  general election. The ‘Mbele Iko Sawa’ caravan troupe who are drumming up support for Jubilee re-election alleged this in Tharaka-Nithi County, led by MPs, Moses Kuria (Gatundu), Muthomi Njuki (Chuka/Igambang’ombe)...
More armory as Kenya security forces prepare for election The Kenya police force has so far acquired new anti-riot equipment which include 20 water cannons. Special police clothes, clubs and special anti-riot water cannons as the government fight insecurity and violence. The purchase which is said to have been catered for by the Sh3.8 billion allocated to the security sector to address...
The Ugandan government wants to remove the age limit for presidential candidates, a senior official said on Friday, a move that would allow Yoweri Museveni to stay in office. The rules were already changed in 2005 to remove a two-term limit that allowed Museveni, now 72 and in his fifth term, to stay on. Under the current constitution, he would...

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