Nairobi News

Ezekiel Mutua continues attack on Singer Akothee terms her actions as cheap and immoral Kenya News

Mutua's angry sentiments came after Nairobi Women Representative Esther Passaris showed her support for the controversial musician saying it is not illegal to dance or perform.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Nairobi attack highlights ‘new generation’ of Shabaab recruits

Nairobi, Kenya | AFP | Profiles of key suspects in last month’s terror attack in Nairobi point to the worrying rise of a new generation of Kenyan jihadists, analysts say.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 21, 2019

Lawyer Ahmednasir insists Ruto is innocent, should not pay for Weston Hotel land

One would think it occupies half of Nairobi but it sits on a 0.7 hectares of land.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Woman Rep Passaris defends Akothe for showing off too much flesh

Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris has come out guns blazing to defend singer Akothee over her latest controversial public performance saying the artist did absolutely nothing wrong.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Inside prostitution and drug dens of Mukuru Kwa Njenga slums in Nairobi

- Young girls aged between 14 and 16 years in Mukuru Kwa Njenga slums have delved into prostitution in a bid to make ends meet - The desperate girls said they risk getting Sexually Transmitted Infections but have no option out of poverty - The girls also use drugs as a solace and to musk their guilt - A seven-year-old boy from the slum confessed he had been taught how to use a gun - The child is also a victim of drug abuse and peddling In the sprawling Mukuru Kwa Njenga slums of Nairobi, seven-year-old Brian (not his real name) knows he is missing out on a childhood life he once hoped for.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

JamboPay to stay longer at City Hall

This comes after Nairobi County Assembly's Budget and Appropriations Committee Chairman Robert Mbatia said that the electronic payment firm will need to stay for at least three more months to allow for a smooth transition.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Anti-gay laws widespread in Africa, despite gains

However, Angola, Mozambique and Seychelles have scrapped anti-gay laws in recent years, and on Friday a High Court ruling in Nairobi will determine whether Kenya follows suit.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Same-sex ruling: Lobby group asks State to provide security for gays

The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) wrote a letter to the Nairobi Police Commander to provide security at Milimani Law Courts.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Don't drag Uhuru's name in nurses strike, Cotu tells governors

Nairobi, Mombasa, Vihiga, Migori, Machakos, and Kwale counties have agreed to pay the nurses' allowances.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Chinese man who started Kenya's first donkey slaughterhouse dies in Nakuru

Those who knew him told The Star that he has invested heavily both in the Rift valley and Nairobi in the hotel industry.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019