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2016-09-28 New Road to Boost Uganda's Trade With Kenya
[Observer] Trade between Uganda and Kenya is projected to increase as the construction of a new and shorter route from Mbale to the Lwakaka border post in eastern Uganda kicks off.

2016-09-28 Uganda Playing for Pride Against Kenya
[Monitor] Nairobi -Yesterday's listless display against Qatar ended Uganda's interest in the ongoing Four-Nations Twenty20 Quadrangular Series.

2016-09-28 Karimojong Children Now On Nairobi Streets - Official
[Monitor] Moroto -From dominating Kampala City streets, Karimojong children have relocated to neighbouring Nairobi, Kenya, a local government official from Moroto District, has revealed.

2016-09-28 Leaders Questioned Over Protests Against Appointment of Acting VC
[Nation] Governors Jackson Mandago and Alex Tolgos, two Members of Parliament and several Members of the County Assembly were on Tuesday questioned by police for hours over protests against the appointment of an acting university vice-chancellor.

2016-09-28 Tough New Measures Crafted to Guard Against Exam Cheating
[Nation] Tough new measures have been crafted to guard against cheating in national examinations that will begin in November.

2016-09-28 Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links With Islamic State
[Nation] The State has claimed that the widow of the slain Muslim cleric Sheikh Aboud Rogo has links with the Islamic State, which it says claimed responsibility for the botched terrorist attack at Mombasa's Central Police Station on September 11.

2016-09-28 Ford-Kenya Officials Clash Over Nomination Proposal
[Nation] Three top Ford-Kenya officials clashed on Tuesday over a proposal for joint Cord nominations, following deputy party leader Boni Khalwale's statement that the party will conduct its own primaries.

2016-09-28 Respite for Tobacco Firms as Court Puts Brakes on New Rules
[Nation] Kenyan cigarette makers and traders have been saved from immediately implementing tough new tobacco law after the Court of Appeal issued a 30-day stay order and the State allowed dealers time to sell old stocks till end of next month.

2016-09-28 Speed Up Anti-Corruption Cases
[Nation] The jailing of three senior Nyeri county officials for failing to comply with procurement procedures and abuse of office is a mighty step in the fight against corruption in the public sector. It is also quite significant, coming in the wake of a mounting outcry against what has often been referred to as the devolving of graft. Whereas devolution has been hailed as a welcome shifting of vast resources from the centre, the bad habits associated with the centralised system have also been transferred to the co

2016-09-28 Enforce the Law to Ensure Road Safety
[Nation] The spate of accidents across the country in recent days has sparked uproar and brought into question the role of the various agencies involved in road safety. In Nairobi, the students of Multimedia University went on the rampage to protest the death of one of their colleagues in an accident along Lang'ata road on Sunday that also claimed other lives.

2016-09-28 Two-Year Relief for Motorists as Treasury Suspends VAT on Fuel
[Nation] Motorists have been handed a two-year relief with the deferment of value added tax (VAT) on petroleum products, which pushes forward fuel price increases to September 2018 at the earliest.

2016-09-28 Talks on Cash Payout for IEBC Commissioners Begin
[Nation] Talks on a cash payout and other exit benefits for the nine electoral commissioners finally began on Tuesday when the government convened the first meeting.

2016-09-28 Lamu Government Sets Aside Sh80 Million for MCA Travels
[Nation] The Lamu county government has set aside Sh80.2 million for travel expenses of the 20 MCAs in the region.

2016-09-28 Questions Raised Over Gor Mahia SGM
[Nation] As the Gor Mahia fraternity heads to the eagerly-anticipated Special General Meeting on Sunday, leading candidates for the chairmanship position have raised the red flag over the procedure followed in convening the meeting.

2016-09-28 Tusker Tackle Posta Rangers in GOtv Shield Quarters
[Nation] Tusker's push for a double this season faces a major test Wednesday afternoon when they tackle Posta Rangers in the GOtv Shield quarter-finals at the Thika Municipal Stadium.

2016-09-28 Retired Teachers Hope New CJ Will End Sh42bn 18-Year Pension Row
[Nation] For 18 years, 52,000 retired teachers have been pursuing the release of Sh42.3 billion salaries and pension arrears from the government.

2016-09-28 Three Girls Shot Dead in Marsabit While Fetching Water
[Nation] Three girls were shot dead by bandits while fetching water in Marsabit County.

2016-09-28 M-Shwari Clients in Uganda Hit 0.6m in Two Months
[Nation] The Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) has signed up more than 600,000 subscribers in Uganda on its mobile-banking equivalent of the M-Shwari less than two months after launch.

2016-09-28 Swiss Firm on the Spot Over Tax Job
[Nation] The validity of a tax management systems contract that the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) awarded a Swiss firm was thrown into doubt Tuesday after a procurement oversight agency told Parliament that it was based on fraudulent documents.

2016-09-28 3 Students, Guards Sustain Bullet Injuries As Police Disperse Protesting MMU Students
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three students are among six people who were on Tuesday shot and seriously injured by police when they went to quell riots by Multimedia University students who were protesting against rogue drivers on the Ongata Rongai route.

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