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2017-04-24 Safaricom Network Breakdown Affects Millions
[Nation] Millions of Safaricom customers were unable to make calls Monday morning after the mobile service provider experienced a technical hitch.

2017-04-24 Anti-Malaria Efforts Face a New Hurdle
[The Conversation Africa] The resistance of malaria parasites to antimalarial drugs and insecticides is a growing global public health concern.

2017-04-23 Election Violence Threatens Nation Again
[The Conversation Africa] In the last few weeks Kenya has seen an increase in intra-party political violence following the start of its political party primaries that began on April 13th and are scheduled to run for two weeks.

2017-04-24 Militant Groups Lure Youth Into Terrorism, Sex Slavery
[Nation] A significant number of youth who have been pursuing degrees in Kenyan universities have ended up in ruin, after they fell into the trap of terrorists, Sunday Nation can reveal.

2017-04-23 Jubilee Postpones Its Nairobi Primaries to Wednesday
[Nation] Jubilee Party will hold its Nairobi primaries on Wednesday.

2017-04-23 Wind Farms in the Way of Vultures
[East African] Since 2015, four of the eight species of vultures found in Kenya have been listed as critically endangered by the International Union of Conservation of Nature (IUCN). This means they are one step short of becoming extinct.

2017-04-24 Does it Cost 115 Times More to Run Two Houses of Parliament in Kenya?
[PesaCheck] Has the Cost of Running Parliament in Kenya Risen from KSh200 Million to KSh23 Billion?

2017-04-24 Is Nairobi's Governor Right That the City 'Never Had' a Development Plan Before Him?
[Africa Check] Nairobi governor Evans Kidero claimed that when he was elected in 2013, he inherited a city that "never had" a development strategy before. But Africa Check counted several growth blueprints, though none were fully implemented.

2017-04-24 Nairobi Aims to Deal With Water Shortages
[Nation] Nairobi County has announced an ambitious plan aimed at addressing perennial water shortages.

2017-04-24 Polling in Ruling Party Nominations Starts in Five Counties
[Nation] Jubilee Party nominations have kicked off in Kirinyaga, Bomet, Baringo, Nandi and Elegeyo-Marakwet counties with most polling stations being open by 6am.

2017-04-24 Family of Slain Professor Feud Over Property
[Nation] A succession battle has emerged pitting the widow of slain University of Nairobi lecturer and the don's four adult children.

2017-04-24 Anger as Conservationist Kuki Gallman Shot in Laikipia
[Nation] ODM leader Raila Odinga has condemned the shooting of conservationist Kuki Gallmann by raiders who invaded her conservation park in Laikipia West.

2017-04-24 Electoral Commission Won't Extend Nomination Deadline
[Nation] Political parties pushing for an extension of party nomination deadlines have suffered a major blow after the electoral commission declined their request.

2017-04-24 Jubilee to Hold Fresh Party Nominations On Monday, Tuesday
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Jubilee Party will hold fresh nominations on Monday and Tuesday across the country, after the exercise aborted in 21 counties on Friday.

2017-04-24 Senator Won't Give Up On Bid for Nairobi Governorship
[Nation] Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko said on Sunday nothing will stop him from gunning for the Jubilee Party ticket in his bid to be the city's next governor.

2017-04-24 Kenya's Keitany Breaks World Marathon Record
[East African] Nairobi -Kenya's Mary Keitany on Sunday clocked 2 hours, 17 minutes and 01 second to break women's world marathon record with victory at London Marathon.

2017-04-24 Wanjiru Wins First Major Victory in London Marathon
[Nation] Kenya's Daniel Wanjiru made it yet another double for Kenya when he weathered the last two kilometre assault from Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele to win London Marathon on Sunday.

2017-04-23 Renowned Author, Conservationist Kuki Gallmann Shot in Kenya
[News24Wire] The Italian born author and conservationist, Kuki Gallmann has reportedly been shot by herders who invaded her privately owned ranch in Kenya.

2017-04-24 Diplo's Kenya Tour Was One for the Ages
[Nation] Diplo, this generation's high priest of electronic dance music (EDM), was in Nairobi last week and his legion of fans and lovers of the genre were out in large numbers. He was accompanied by another EDM bigwig and fellow Major Lazer band member Walshy Fire. Major Lazer is an American band composed of Diplo, Jillionaire and Walshy Fire, known for hits like Lean On, Cold Water and Light It Up.

2017-04-24 Why Kisumu, Siaya Primaries Were Postponed
[Nation] Insecurity and delays in delivery of voting materials have been blamed for the postponement of nominations in Kisumu and Siaya counties.

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