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Raila thanks Kibra voters for overwhelmingly voting for Imran Okoth

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2,024 total views, no views today BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI 10TH NOV 2019-ODM party leader Raila Odinga on Sunday  expressed his gratitude to Kibra residents for overwhelming voting for Imran Okoth. Raila who doubles up as the African Union Special Envoy for Infrastructure said he asked his team to gather people from their houses who had not voted after witnessing that there was a low turn out. “I knew you would do as you had promised. Thank you a lot for taking the shame away from me,” Raila said. Raila said Imran…

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8 Killed as Lorry rams into matatu along Eastern By-Pass

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1,798 total views, no views today  BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,10TH NOV 2019-Eight people died on the spot, Sunday afternoon after a lorry rammed into the matatu they were travelling in along the Eastern By-Pass in Nairobi. The eight who perished were in the 14-seater matatu. According to a survivor of the accident , the lorry rammed into the Nissan matatu killing the eight on spot. “A traffic police officer was stopping the lorry and in the process it lost control and rammed into the Nissan matatu” she said. According to Capital Fm ,Several other…

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Result: Manchester United cruise past Brighton to move up to seventh

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1,901 total views, no views today © Reuters Manchester United injected some much-needed positivity into their Premier League campaign by comprehensively beating Brighton on an afternoon when Marcus Rashford went from the sublime to ridiculous. Having faced uncomfortable questions during the previous international break following a shock loss at Newcastle, the mood around Old Trafford this time is one of optimism. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer‘s side are up to seventh after comfortably defeating Brighton 3-1, with an effort from Andreas Pereira and Davy Propper‘s own goal putting United on course for a victory that Rashford wrapped up after Lewis…

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Sad:Man commits suicide in a church in kirinyaga

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2,002 total views, 1 views today BY CORRESPONDENT,KIRINYAGA,10TH NOV 2019-A somber mood engulfed St. John Catholic church Nyangati  in Kutus, Kirinyaga County  when a Sunday service was briefly disrupted after a 26-year-old man committed suicide within the church compound. The body of the deceased was discovered by one of the worshipers who  alerted  other church members. The deceased identified as Dennis Bundi was found dangling from a tree with a rope tied around his neck. According to the  Church chairman  Mr. Michael Gichinga, said they could not immediately establish why the man…

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Mashemeji derby:Gor Mahia punish AFC Leopards at Kasarani

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1,719 total views, no views today BY SAMSON MBII,NAIROBI,10TH NOV 2019-It all begun as a  match before  exploding  into a second half filled with moments of blissful exhibition football as Gor Mahia FC ripped the form book to crush their eternal rivals AFC Leopards 4-1 at the Kasarani Stadium on Sunday. Gmien Yikpe scored a spectacular double to kickstart a remarkable goal-fest and spark the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions who thus ended a testing run that included exit from continental football. It will be recalled that Gor had been knocked…

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world’s oldest living couple husband and wife named in Texas

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4,447 total views, 1 views today BY JOAN WANJIKU,SOURCES,10TH NOV 2019-A couple in Austin, Texas, has been named the world’s oldest living couple by Guinness World Records. John Henderson, 106, and Charlotte, 105, have a combined age of 211 years and are set to celebrate their 80 years of marriage next month. The two, as reported by CNN, met at The University of Texas in 1943 where Charlotte was pursuing teaching and John played in the football team. They got married in 1939 and spent their honey moon at a hotel room…

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Ruto must apologize to Kibra residents for voter bribery and violence-ODM

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563 total views, 1 views today The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party has asked the  Deputy President William Ruto to apologise to Kibra residents for allegedly spearheading voter bribery, fear mongering, lies, anger and violence in the just concluded by-election. In a statement sent to newsrooms by , the party’s Nairobi branch Chairman George Aladwa and Director of Elections Junet Mohammed, castigated the DP and his allies for what it termed as causing mayhem. The party also accused DP Ruto of attempting to use the Kibra and Ganda by-elections “to teach a…

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Mombasa-Nairobi highway accident leaves one dead,32 other injured

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751 total views, 1 views today BY CORRESPONDENT,10TH ,NOV,2019-One person died on Sunday morning  and 32 others injured after a bus they were travelling in was involved in an accident at Salama town on the Mombasa-Nairobi highway. Confirming the incident, Makueni County Police Commander Joseph Ole Napeiyan said the bus – which was heading to Nairobi from Mombasa – attempted to overtake other vehicles when it rammed into the oncoming trailer. One woman was killed on the spot. Mr. Napeiyan further added that a manhunt has since been launched for the bus…

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