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Woman in Fake Excise Stamps Charged

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2,763 total views, no views today BY CORRESPONDENT,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT,2019-A woman who was arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) over alleged importation of Ksh.1.8 million fake excise stamps was on Monday charged. Appearing before a Nairobi court, Jane Muthoni Gichengo pleaded not guilty and was freed on a Ksh.2 million cash bail or bond of Ksh.3 million. The court heard that the accused on April 26, 2019 imported Ksh.900,000 counterfeit ready to drink excise duty stamps and Ksh.960,000 counterfeit spirits excise duty stamps concealed as labeling stickers. The case was…

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Tragic:Six killed as matatu,personal car and truck collide in kilifi

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2,508 total views, 1 views today BY CORRESPONDENT,KILIFI,16TH SEPT 2019-Six people lost their lives  on Monday following an accident that took place along Mombasa -Nairobi highway. It is reported that the accident involved a matatu, personal cars, and a truck. The fatal morning accident happened at Makobeni area on the Rabai-Kaloleni road in Kilifi County. This comes just  a day after  Modern Coast Bus was involved in a grisly accident along the Iganga-Bugiri highway in Uganda, killing eight people. The 5.30 am accident occurred after a trailer collided with the bus that…

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Gossip & Entertainment 

Jimmy Gait jets Back Home After Undergoing Treatment In India

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4,886 total views, 10 views today BY ANN MUNENE,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-Gospel artist  Jimmy Gait is back in the country after he underwent  treatment in India. The Muhathara hit maker  left on August 11 after weeks of agonizing pain in his throat and a misdiagnosis by local doctors. “I have not been well, I have been battling a condition and gone to quite a number of hospitals and it has been decided that I have to go out of the country for special treatment and medical attention,” Gait said before flying out. Earlier  reports…

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A rare species of a zebra sighted in Maasai Mara national park

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2,373 total views, 1 views today BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-Kenyans on Monday went to social media platforms to discuss  a rare kind of Zebra species   that has been spotted at the Maasai Mara game reserve. Images shared on various social media platform shows the said animal which is different from the normal Zebra in terms of  body coloring. In normal cases the color of zebras is black and white with the entire  body of the animal being white and black stripped. However  with this  new kind of  a zebra ,the body…

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Sarah Wairimu detained for 10 days in Tob Cohen murder case

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1,160 total views, no views today BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-Key suspect in the murder of Tob Cohen, who is his wife  Sarah Wairimu Kamotho,  will remain in police custody until September 26, 2019 when she will be arraigned for plea taking in the case. During the mention of the case on Monday Justice Jessy Lesiit, further  directed that mental assessment be done on Sarah within seven days. The postmortem on the body of the deceased will be conducted on Tuesday in the presence of Sarah’s doctors as well as those…

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IEBC Okays Mariga to vie for Kibra by-election on Jubilee party ticket

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1,393 total views, no views today BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has  allowed  footballer  Macdonald Mariga to vie for the Kibra Parliamentary seat on a Jubilee Party ticket. IEBC, during a Monday press conference led by Chairman Wafula Chebukati, stated that the former soccer ace is indeed a registered voter. Mariga had filed an appeal challenging the IEBC decision to invalidate his candidature from the by-election set for November 7, 2019, adding that his disqualification was “improper, null and void.” “The complainant is duly registered…

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Police apprehend two suspects in Ksh.72M Nairobi West heist ,Ksh 2 M recovered

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1,258 total views, no views today BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-Two more suspects in connection to the Ksh.72 million heist from a Nairobi ATM have been arrested. Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) arrested John Kamau Mulei at Muumaandu in Machakos County who later led the  detectives to the house of his 60-year-old grandmother Mary Kyalo at Kalumoni where Ksh.2,389,000 was recovered. Mr. Mulei is the brother to Bernard Mwendwa who was arrested on Thursday last week for also being part of the gang that orchestrated the heist. Two…

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IEBC set to rule on Mariga’s fate in Kibra by-election

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1,004 total views, no views today BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,16TH SEPT 2019-The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Disputes Resolution Committee is today Monday set to render its verdict   on his suitability  of Macdonald  Mariga to contest in the Kibra by-election set for November 7. The committee chaired by IEBC chair Wafula Chebukati  last Friday heard a complaint filed by Mariga’s lawyers with  Chebukati promising that  a ruling will be issued Monday at 10am. A Returning Officer assigned to manage the Kibra min poll, Beatrice Muli, invalidated Mariga’s candidature “because his name…

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