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Kayole Starlets, Mathare share spoils in WPL

Kayole Starlets and Mathare United drew 1-1 in a bottom-table Kenya Women Premier League clash at the Camp Toyoyo Grounds on Saturday. Christine Ngoizi opened the scoring in the 20th minute after a dominant opening half from Kayole Starlets before Kaunjeri Fauziah converted a second half penalty to level matters. Kayole’s opening goal was a […]Read More

American Gregory Dow to be charged with sexual abuse at

Federal prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man sexually molested four teenage girls at a Kenyan orphanage he founded with a church’s help. U.S. Attorney William McSwain announced charges on Friday against 60-year-old Gregory Dow of Lancaster, hours after he was taken into custody. McSwain says Dow fled Kenya in September 2017 after being accused of sexual […]Read More

Miley Cyrus shuts down pregnancy rumours

Miley Cyrus/ Instagram She is one of the most sought-after singers and actresses in the world. And Miley Cyrus is getting some much-needed rest and relaxation. The 26-year-old multihyphenate shared a snap on Instagram of herself reading a book while laying on the beach in a tiny brown bikini. She showed that she was quite the bookworm […]Read More

City gang stabs worshiper to death after raiding ‘kesha’, steal

One worshiper was killed at Shekinah Pentecostal Church in Makongeni Estate during a dawn attack on Friday. A preacher at the church was rushed to hospital after sustaining injuries. Eyewitnesses say the worshiper was stabbed by the gang outside the church as they made their escape after the raid. PHOTO | KANYIRI WAHITO “It was […]Read More

Businesswoman Joyce Akinyi arrested for alleged drug trafficking : The

After close to four years when she was last arrested, businesswoman Joyce Akinyi (pictured) is in police custody. She was arrested together with two other suspects over allegations of drug trafficking. Akinyi was arrested at Deep West club on Lang’ata Road on Saturday. Police claim to have recovered 4kg of white powder believed to be […]Read More

Uhuru says betting firms should pay tax, not corrupt children

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday weighed in on the ban facing various gambling firms. Uhuru said that gambling firms have an obligation to pay tax and should not be platforms for children to engage in. “We want to get that money so that our children can use it in sports and culture. Gambling is not […]Read More

Businesswoman Joyce Akinyi arrested again, heroin found

By ANITA CHEPKOECHMore by this Author Controversial Nairobi businesswoman Joyce Akinyi has yet again been arrested by anti-narcotics police for allegedly having two kilogrammes of heroin. Reports indicated that Ms Akinyi and a Congolese national were arrested in Nairobi West in the wee hours of Friday by detectives who had been trailing her. Police trailed […]Read More

Hurricane Barry Live Updates: Storm Is Upgraded to a Hurricane

The storm is now a hurricane. Rain is the greatest threat. Hurricane Barry has strengthened slightly, with maximum sustained wind speeds at 75 miles per hour, and gusts even higher. The center of the hurricane was about 40 miles south of Lafayette, swirling above Marsh Island, an uninhabited island off the coast, as of about […]Read More

The Standard – Kenya: Magical Paul Pogba helps Manchester United

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba. [Reuters] Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insisted wantaway star Paul Pogba will be a contender for Manchester United’s captaincy after the French World Cup winner overcame a turbulent week and helped a lacklustre United post a 2-0 friendly victory over Perth Glory Saturday. After being linked with a move to Real Madrid and Juventus, Pogba’s uncertain future […]Read More