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Intimate Photos of Gladsy Boss Sholei Go Viral days after she broke up with hubby

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 3,592 total views,  1 views today BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020-Intimate photos of Uasin Gishu Woman Representative Gladys Boss Shollei  have been doing round on Social media  for the better part of  Friday, January 24, 2020.This is just a few days after she broke up with her long time husband Sam Sholei . The former judiciary chief registrar could be seen embracing and holding hands with a man of caucasian descent, leading people to think that the duo was in a relationship. This stirred an online debate, especially since she had divorced…

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Scales of Justice:Cyprian Nyakundi charged over Sh17.5m extortion attempt

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 3,811 total views BY ANN MUNENE,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020-Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi and Emmanuel Nyamweya were on Friday  charged over a Sh17.5 million extortion attempt. Appearing before Milimani Senior Principal Magistrate Kennedy Cheruiyot , Mr Nyakundi and his co-accused denied the charges and were released on Sh300,000 cash bail each. The two were accused of attempting to extort Sh17.5 million from a top city banker to pull down libellous articles from Mr Nyakundi’s blog. The suspects were arrested at Westgate Mall in Nairobi on Tuesday by officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations…

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2 injured in suspected Al-Shabaab bus attack

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 3,481 total views BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020-Two people were injured when suspected Al-Shabaab militants ambushed a passenger bus at Khorof Kharar in Wajir County early Friday morning. According to the Daily Nation ,County Police Commander Thomas Ngeywa said an unknown number of assailants attacked the bus heading to Wajir town at about 6.30am. Mr Ngeywa said the attackers fled into the bush as the bus driver did not stop. He managed to drive on for about a kilometre after the attackers damaged one of the vehicle’s front tyres when they…

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Eldoret priests welcome Bishop Kimengich and look forward to continuation of Bishop Korir’s legacy

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 962 total views,  1 views today By ROSE ACHIEGO /KCCB,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020- Priests from the Catholic Diocese of Eldoret have expressed gratitude to the Holy Father for appointing Rt. Rev. Dominic Kimengich as their new shepherd. While welcoming the new bishop, the priests say they are looking forward to a continuation of the work started by the former bishop of the diocese, the late Rt. Rev. Cornelius Korir. In an exclusive interview, Eldoret Vicar General, Rev. Fr. William Kosgey, termed Bishop Kimengich’s appointment as a pleasant surprise and prayed that the new shepherd…

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These are 100 most influential young Kenyans in 2019

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 652 total views,  1 views today BY UPESI REPORTER,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020-The most anticipated annual list of young Kenyans, 100 Most Influential Young Kenyans, which is curated by leading PR & Rating firm, Avance Media, has been released. Currently in its third edition, the annual ranking by Avance Media has helped highlight the works of young Kenyans across the world and has seen notable personalities such Daniel “Churchill” Ndambuki (2016) and Darshan Chandaria (2018) voted as the Most Influential Young Kenyans in the previous years. The 2019 list features a record of 56…

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Thousands protest in Iraq to demand ouster of US troops

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 1,946 total views,  1 views today By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Baghdad, Iraq, Jan 24 – Thousands of supporters of populist Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr gathered in Baghdad on Friday for a rally to demand the ouster of US troops, putting the protest-hit capital on edge. The march rattled the separate, months-old protest movement that has gripped the capital and the Shiite-majority south since October, demanding a government overhaul, early elections and more accountability. In the early hours of Friday, thousands of men, women and children of all ages massed under grey skies in the Jadiriyah…

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BBI meeting scheduled for Mombasa on Saturday now moved to Ma Ngina drive

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 541 total views BY UPESI REPORTER,NAIROBI,24TH JAN 2020- Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) meeting  scheduled for Saturday has been moved from Tononoka grounds, to Mama Ngina grounds. The announcement was made Friday by ODM leader Raila Odinga’s office.This comes just hours after  youth disrupted a press conference by two MPs Aisha Jumwa (Malindi) and Mohamed Ali (Nyali), raising the stakes for the meeting. Police have assured adequate security will be deployed on Saturday following fears of a clash due to statements from Tanga Tanga MPs and their Kieleweke counterparts who have declared…

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Rowdy youth disrupt presser ahead of the BBI consultative forum

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 552 total views BY UPESINEWS REPORTER,MOMBASA,24TH JAN 2020-Rowdy youth disrupted  presser  on Friday Morning ,that had been organized by  Tangatanga allied MPS Muhamed Ali and Aisha Jumwa ahead of the BBI consultative forum slated for Saturday .It is  a move that angered Nyali MP Mohammed Ali  as he accused Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho of plotting against Coast leaders ahead of the planned BBI rallies. Chaos had erupted in Mombasa as goons pelted him and his Malindi counterpart Aisha Jumwa with stones while they were addressing journalists. “Hii tabia mtaacha…ambia Joho azidi…

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