Last Updated: April 15, 2015 10:30

DP Ruto claims politicians in Rift Valley praying for his conviction at ICC

  Comments 6 hours ago
Deputy President William Ruto has alleged that some leaders are quietly praying for his conviction at the International Criminal Court at The Hague to open a political way for them.

US report warned of links between Somali hawala banks and terrorism to Kenya

  Comments -
7 hours ago
A report by the United States' Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs published in March 2015, had indicated that Somalia's remittance banks, or hawala which were blacklisted by Kenya after the April 2 terrorist carnage in Garissa were financing terrorism activities.

Garissa University attackers actualised a student's April Fools' Day prank

  Comments -
4 hours ago
Lwak Kanyikela Village in Siaya County was yesterday engulfed in grief and tears as the family of former Garissa University College student narrated how a Fool's Day prank on their kin's death became a reality.

Uhuru flies to Ethiopia and Jordan for meetings on terrorism and radicalization

  Comments -
3 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning left the country for Ethiopia where he is scheduled to attend a security summit that focuses on how to confront the politicization of religion.

Rosemary Odinga on the good, the bad and the slimy of snail farming

  Comments -
9 hours ago
Snail meat is tantalising and super nutritious. Before you say “yuck”, read on. Not only is the meat amazingly sweet (it tastes like fried gizzard dipped in butter) it has a high demand from the high-end market that is so huge; farmers who have ventured into it cannot satisfy that market


IGAD stand on Xenophobic attacks in South Africa

  Comments - 20 minutes ago
The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Amb(Eng.) Mahboub Maalim expressed deep concern over the latest wave of Xenophobic attacks against foreign African nationals that has gripped parts of South Africa over the past week


Peter Munya: I'm ready to lead governors

  Comments - 18 hours ago
Meru County Governor Peter Munya has said he is ready to serve as the Chairman of the Council of Governors (CoG), if elected by his colleagues.


Safaricom leads stocks higher

  Comments - 18 hours ago
Kenyan shares rose on Friday led by telecoms firm Safaricom. The Nairobi Securities Exchange’s main NSE-20 Share Index added 14.26 points to close at 5,093.00 points, driven higher by Safaricom, which added 2.7 percent to Sh17.20.


Subscribe to Standard News Digest


Health & Science