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2015-09-02 Kenyatta Not Off the Hook - Prosecutor
[The Hague Trials Kenya] New filing by Fatou Bensouda suggests the ICC chief prosecutor is not quite done with Uhuru Kenyatta.

2015-09-02 Atomic Agency Nods to Kenya's Nuclear Plants
[East African] The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has given Kenya the green light to proceed with preparations for its first nuclear plant following a week-long assessment.

2015-09-02 Moi Turns 91
[Nation] Former President Moi on Wednesday celebrated his 91st birthday with students of Kabarak University.

2015-09-02 Court Told of Terror Suspect's Holiday Trip
[Nation] A Mombasa court was on Tuesday told how one of the four women accused of being an Al-Shabaab member flew into Kenya from Sudan for a holiday.

2015-09-02 Nyeri Official Vows to 'Work Around the Clock' to Stop Gay Sex Workers
[Nation] Nyeri County Commissioner Michael ole Tilal has raised the alarm on the rising numbers of gay and lesbian prostitutes.

2015-09-02 Kenya Airways Bosses Face the Sack
[Nation] The board of Kenya Airways and the top management will be sent home in a drastic plan to return the national airline on the path to profits. Also on the chopping board is the long running agreement with Dutch airline, KLM, which is set for a review.

2015-09-02 Top Court Declines to Block Teachers Pay, Case Due Next Week
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court has declined to give a stay order to the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to stop the payment of a salary increment awarded to teachers, pending the hearing of an application contesting it.

2015-09-02 Regional Currencies Remain Under Pressure
[Daily News] TANZANIAN shilling is expected to continue sliding against the dollar this week, undermined by demand from trading and oil companies.

2015-09-02 Angama Mara - Tourism in the Time of Terrorism
[Daily Maverick] In June this year, four months after Al-Shabaab militants massacred 148 people at Garissa, South African safari-operator Steve Fitzgerald welcomed the first guests to Angama Mara in Kenya. Fitzgerald maintains there's simply no comparable super-luxury lodge in the Mara. 'If Angama is successful, it could do the same for Kenya as the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge did for Tanzania,' he says. It's certainly a vote of confidence in the future of the Kenyan tourism industry. By CAROLYN RAPHAELY.

2015-09-02 Ngugi, Raila in Push for Vernacular
[Nation] Renowned author Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Cord leader Raila Odinga are advocating the use of vernacular as official languages in the counties.

2015-09-02 Triumphant Team Kenya Athletes Back Home to Heroes' Welcome
[Nation] Kenya's world-conquering athletes returned home on Tuesday to a hero's welcome.

2015-09-02 Doping a Clear Danger to Kenya's Athletics
[Nation] The fears expressed by Deputy President William Ruto over the increasing use of drugs among athletes cannot be over-emphasised.

2015-09-02 Probe Suspect Job Offers
[Nation] Unemployment is a major social and economic challenge facing the country. So when an organisation came out recently to announce that it had some 20,000 jobs to be filled, the response was massive.

2015-09-02 Focus Turns to Rio
[The Star] After conquering the world at the 2015 IAAF World Championships, Kenya is now focusing on replicating their performance at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Jadeniro, Brazil.

2015-09-02 Ruto Abandoned, Say URP MPs
[The Star] Deputy President William Ruto's ICC case threatens to cause a major split in the ruling Jubilee Coalition, the Star has learnt.

2015-09-02 Why Burning Cars With Drugs is Absurd
[The Star] Kajiado county commissioner Harsama Kello's order yesterday that cars found transporting hard drugs into or outside the region be burned is pointless and illegal.

2015-09-02 TSC Moves to Supreme Court Over Teachers' Salary Dispute
[The Star] The TSC has returned to the Supreme Court over the fulfillment of the 50-60 per cent pay hike, amid paralysed learning at several schools.

2015-09-02 Mombasa Law Society Chair Wants Chief Justice Removed
[The Star] Law Society of Kenya Mombasa branch chairman Eric Nyongesa has accused the national chairman of taking sides with Chief Justice Willy Mutunga and ignoring their cry against marginalisation at the Coast.

2015-09-02 Residents on High Alert After El Nini Forecast
[The Star] Five three-bedroom apartments at the National Housing Corporation's Nairobi West property are yet to be occupied, three months after heavy rains wreaked havoc at the estate.

2015-09-02 Kenya Records First Victory at the FIVB Women's World Cup
[The Star] Reigning Africa champions Kenya overwhelmed their archival Algeria in straight sets in an All-African encounter to register their first victory in the ongoing 2015 FIVB Women's World Cup at the Momotaro Arena in Okayama yesterday.

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