Last Updated: September 19, 2014 19:16

President Uhuru summoned to attend ICC status conference

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The International Criminal Court (ICC) has vacated President Uhuru Kenyatta’s trial date and convened a status conference for October 7th-8th.

Raila: Scotland referendum result is a call for devolved governance

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Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has sent a congratulatory message to British Prime Minister and the people of Scotland for a successful referendum.

Two Uasin Gishu county staff killed in Eldoret accident

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Two Uasin Gishu county staff have died and two others seriously injured in a grisly road accident involving a pick up and truck along Eldoret- Cheptiret highway. The officials were joining DP Ruto for a burial service.

Nyatike MP grilled over President Uhuru heckling

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Even as President Uhuru Kenyatta pardoned those who were behind his heckling in Migori, another MP from the region was summoned to record a statement with the police on Thursday.

University students protest over HELB loans delay

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8 hours ago
Learning has been paralysed in most public universities after students go on strike to protest delayed release of Helb loan.

FGM: How the rich do it

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11 hours ago
You can take a man to Lavington, but you can’t rid him of the village urge to circumcise his daughter.


Kenya to host Africa's biggest convention centre

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The Ministry of Tourism has announced plans to build Africa's biggest convention centre as it seeks to diversify tourism products.

The Counties

County officers resign as row over audit queries intensify

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Internal wrangles in the Nyandarua county government may have caused County Secretary Charles Kireru to resign, The Standard has established.


NSSF projects annual collections to hit Sh118b as new members come in

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The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) expects to collect Sh118 billion per year from contributors, once it becomes a pension scheme.


It's not a small world after all: world population will soar

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Contrary to some earlier projections, the world's population will soar through the end of the 21st century thanks largely to sub-Saharan Africa's higher-than-expected birth rates, United Nations and other population experts said on Thursday.