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2016-02-09 Women Challenged to Go for Top Elective Seats in 2017 Polls
[Nation] Women have been challenged to seek top elective seats in the coming General Elections, including the presidency.

2016-02-09 Police Reservists Want Better Weapons in War Against Al-Shabaab Militants
[Nation] Police reservists from villages that have been experiencing attacks in Lamu County want the government to equip them with sophisticated weapons to enable them fight the Al-Shabaab militants who are terrorising the region.

2016-02-09 ICC to Make Key Ruling in Ruto Case
[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto will know this Friday if the International Criminal Court will admit recanted evidence in the case against him.

2016-02-09 ICC Urged to Review Bias On African Leaders
[Daily News] Arusha -Constitutional Affairs and Justice Minister Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has appealed to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to consider complaints from African countries regarding The Hague-based court's biased treatment of leaders from the continent.

2016-02-09 Musicians Thrill Crowd At CHAN Final
[New Times] It's not common for gospel musicians to participate in big secular entertainment events. However, on Sunday, for the thousands of people who showed up for the final match of the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) final at Amahoro National Stadium, football wasn't the only thing that kept them excited.

2016-02-09 Interior Ministry Seeks to End Taxi Wars
[Nation] The Interior ministry will draft laws to govern online taxi operation in a bid to end the stalemate between operators.

2016-02-09 Kenya's Electric Rail Plan Receives Regional Backing
[Nation] East African Community states have endorsed Kenya's plans for the electrification of the standard gauge railway operations.

2016-02-09 Tackle Alcohol Abuse
[Nation] The return of the illicit liquor that was wrecking the lives of hordes of youth when President Uhuru Kenyatta intervened sometime last year, is quite disappointing.

2016-02-09 Revise Bursary Rules to Benefit Needy Students
[Nation] Many bright students admitted to join Form One this year are unable to go to school because they cannot pay school fees.

2016-02-09 All Set for FKF National Elections
[Nation] Football stakeholders on Wednesday converge at the Kasarani Indoor Arena to elect the new officials of the Football Kenya Federation.

2016-02-09 Sports Disputes Tribunal to Make Ruling On AFC Sponsorship On Wednesday
[Nation] The Sports Disputes Tribunal will on Wednesday make a ruling on controversial sponsorship deals involving Kenyan Premier League giants AFC Leopards and two betting firms.

2016-02-09 77 Delegates Cleared to Elect FKF Top Officials On Wednesday
[Nation] Football Kenya Federation Electoral Board has cleared 77 delegates to vote in Wednesday's national polls where top officials of the federation will be elected.

2016-02-09 Chepng'etich Seeks to Shine for Police At National Championships
[Nation] Defending champion Faith Chepng'etich will compete for Kenya Police Service during Saturday's National Cross Country Championships at Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi.

2016-02-09 Kenya Gives Landlords March Deadline to Pay Rental Tax
[Citizen] Nairobi -The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has set a March tax compliance deadline for the more than 100,000 landlords who have not been paying rental income tax since its coming into force in January. The KRA expects the landlords to receive a compliance notice by end of next month, paving the way for assessment of taxes due from those who will have failed to respond and issuance of demand notices for taxes due before moving in to enforce.

2016-02-09 KPA MD Gichiri Ndua, Top Officials Sacked Over Corruption
[Nation] Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Gichiri Ndua, top officials and police officers at the Mombasa Port have been sacked over corruption.

2016-02-09 Digest - 'Majority of Muslims Seek to Follow the Way of Peace'
[ACNS] When Muslim bus passengers thwarted an attempt by Al Shabaab terrorists to single out and massacre Christian passengers in Kenya in December last year, they not only saved lives; but they may have also "given terrorism-weary Kenyans new inspiration to defy Al Shabaab and pursue peace," the new issue of the Christian Muslim News Digest, produced by the Anglican Communion's Network for Interfaith Concerns (Nifcon) suggests.

2016-02-09 Kenyatta Expected At Devolution CS Mwangi Kiunjuri's Homecoming Party in Nanyuki
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to grace the homecoming ceremony for recently appointed Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri on Saturday.

2016-02-09 Catholics Urged to Pray Over Graft, Insecurity Over Lent
[Nation] Corruption, insecurity and family values are among the five items that the Catholic faithful in the country will be praying for during the lent period starting Wednesday.

2016-02-09 Govt Gives Motorbikes to Chiefs in Isiolo County
[Nation] Chiefs and their assistants in Isiolo County have received motorbikes from the national government in an effort to ease mobility in their work.

2016-02-09 IEBC Clears Five More Aspirants in Malindi By-Election
[Nation] The process of clearing five remaining candidates for the March 7 Malindi Parliamentary by-election by the Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission got underway Tuesday morning.

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