Kenyan's Eliud Kipchoge, sets new world record for men's marathon
Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge set a new world record for the men's marathon on Sunday, clocking 2hr 01min 39sec to improve the previous world mark by more than a minute...
Kenyatta defies parliament, rejects bill delaying unpopular fuel tax
President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya defied parliament by rejecting a finance bill that sought to postpone a widely unpopular tax on fuel that has triggered strikes and public anger.
AU harps on training in climate fund
To achieve low emissions and resilient climate, the African Union (AU) has advocated for the training of member states, agencies and academic institutions on the implementation and monitoring of Green Climate Fund (GCF). According to the organisation, members/officials in charge of climate matters lack the institutional and technical capabilities to attract funds. The Commissioner, Department…
Corruption trial of senior Kenyan judge suspended
The corruption trial of Kenya's deputy chief justice, the country's second-highest judge, was suspended Wednesday amid a barrage of legal petitions at various courts.
When we are healthy
In Nigeria, a mother draws her last breath as her baby, bloodied and warm-blooded, draws its first, her breast milk congealing in the arctic rigors of death. In South Sudan...
Bloomberg, Ford give grants to 10 NGOs for advance radio journalism
Bloomberg and Ford Foundation have given grants to ten non-governmental organisations across Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa This was as part of its media initiative to strengthen community media and citizen journalism, Director, Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa, Erana Stennett said beneficiaries will seize the opportunities to affect their communities. The director said the grant would…
Kenya tops medals table as Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championship ends
True to their pre-championship boasts, Kenya have won the 21st African Senior Athletics Championships, Asaba 2018, which ended yesterday.
Man wins beer-drinking competition, dies of excessive vomitting
A Kenyan man, Mufutu Nyongesa, 25, from Tande village has died on Monday after drinking excessive amounts of alcohol on an empty stomach. Nyongesa is said to have been drinking with friends at a local bar when they decided to have a competition. The prize was more alcohol for the one who managed to drink…
Wreckage of missing plane carrying 10 found in Kenya
The wreckage of a small plane was found in central Kenya on Thursday, two days after it went missing in bad weather with 10 people on board, the transport minister said.
Kenya's president vows to recover stolen millions
Kenyan President vowed Wednesday that some $80 million (70 million euros) stolen from the national youth agency in the country's latest corruption scandal would be recovered.
Kenyan, Ethiopian athletes dominate Okpekpe Race
Kenyan and Ethiopian athletes, yesterday, carted home top prizes in both the male and female categories of the 2018 Okpekpe 10 kilometre race in Edo State. The race also saw the Minister of Sports Solomon Dalung, Governor Godwin Obaseki, his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu and the state’s First Lady, Mrs. Betsy…