Sonko in hiding over fears of pending arrests by EACC and KRA

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko dumped his phones and drove himself to a hideout in Coast over fears of impending arrests by the EACC and KRA.According to reports, the two bodies have completed investigations into losses at the County that run to billions and Sonko now has a case to answer. Mike Sonko who until about […]

Furious Raila forced to refund 250,000shs after ODM officials bungled Kibra nominations

ODM leader Raila Odinga has refunded Sh2.25 million nomination fees to nine aspirants after rogue party officials bungled primaries in Kibra, The Standard can reveal. Raila handed each of the aspirants Sh250,000 they had paid for the party primaries following revelations of how some top party officials orchestrated doctoring of the voters’ roll.The latest development […]

Joho to push for 30% of Cargo to SGR to rescue Coast economy

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has promised to ensure only 30% of cargo is hauled on the SGR in a bid to rescue a failing Coast economy. A report commissioned by the Governor and worked on by the University of Nairobi, the SGR has been a curse to the residents and workers of Mombasa. In what […]

SGR wrecking the Coast economy fast, more than 8000 jobs to be lost

The government lost more than Sh126 billion in revenue in one year from Mombasa County since the introduction of freight trains, according to a new study released on Friday. The study by the University of Nairobi (UoN) also revealed that more than 60 per cent of employees working at the Container Freight Stations (CFSs) were […]

Mariga election will be beginning of jokers in Parliament – Dida

Mwalimu Dida had no kind words for McDonald Mariga Following the announcement that McDonald Mariga will be allowed to contest in the Kibra by-elections, presidential aspirant Mwalimu Dida was among the many to protest over the seriousness of the candidate for the people of Kibra. According to Dida, the election of Mariga would be the […]

IEBC again flops on its decision on Maraga ruling

The IEBC is again today on the spot after giving ex-footballer McDonald Mariga the green light to contest in Kibra’s by-elections on the Jubilee ticket.  In a Gazette notice on the 16th of August, following the Speaker’s declaration that the Kibra seat had fallen vacant on the untimely demise of Ken Okoth, the IEBC published […]

Decomposing body of Tom Cohen found in underground water tank shows signs of torture

Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti says missing Dutch billionaire Tob Cohen was tortured before he was murdered and his body dumped in an underground water tank.Mr. Kinoti, who led a team of detectives into the home of Cohen that led to the discovery of his decomposed body in his own compound said Cohen’s body […]

Tragedy as routine demand for 50shs bribe leads to fatal shooting of baby in Soweto

A police officer on Sunday evening shot at close range and killed a 2yr old boy in Soweto in unclear circumstances while on routine inspection on what neighbors term route bribe collection. According to reports, the two police officers who are well known in the area and would visit the area on a regular basis […]

How to deal with gold digger

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Body of missing Dutch billionaire Tob Cohen found buried in his home

The body of Dutch billionaire Tob Cohen has been found buried in his home more than 40 days after he was reported missing. Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) George Kinoti said the body was discovered inside a septic tank. “Members of the family have already identified the body as that of Tob Cohen,” DCI Kinoti […]

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