Last Updated: October 24, 2014 11:24

Kenyans spending millions to acquire bulletproof luxury vehicles

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The upward trend of crime, particularly in posh neigbourhoods, is pushing the who-is-who in the country to take charge of their own security.

Raila threatens to force government lift Lamu curfew

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Cord leader Raila Odinga wants the Lamu curfew lifted, and has threatened to join hands with Lamu leaders and other organisations to force the government lift the restriction.

Muthama’s wife in court over ‘eviction’ from matrimonial home

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The wife of Machakos Senator Johnstone Muthama has moved to court seeking to block the Senator from evicting her from their matrimonial home.

Draft Bill on issues informing Pesa Mashinani campaign finally out

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It is yet to be fine-tuned, but the draft Pesa Mashinani law to be discussed soon by governors has radical proposals likely to pit the county chiefs against Parliament.

Wetang’ula: We are equal partners in CORD and I will vie for presidency on coalition ticket come 2017

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The National Assembly and the Executive have differed over Cabinet secretaries being summoned to answer questions in the House. Is President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directive to bar them from appearing before the House constitutional?

Gay community under attack in Liberia over Ebola outbreak

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Leroy Ponpon doesn't know whether to lock himself in his flat in Monrovia because of the deadly Ebola virus, or because he is gay. Christian churches' recent linking of the two have made life hell for him and hundreds of other gays.

Kenya

Now Government publishes new rules on control of digital signals

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The Government has amended communication regulations in a move that may pave the way for switch-off from analogue to digital TV broadcasting.

The Counties

Sh400m set aside to revamp polytechnics, boost education

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The county government has set aside more than Sh400 million for its education department to boost polytechnics.

Business

Zambia plans to export 850,000 tonnes of maize

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Zambia plans to export 850,000 tonnes of maize to neigbouring countries after producing its biggest harvest on record, its minister of agriculture said yesterday.

World

Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap 25 girls from northeast Nigeria

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Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 25 girls in an attack on a remote town in northeastern Nigeria, witnesses to the attack said, despite talks aimed at freeing more than 200 other female hostages the militants seized in April.

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