Meru Congregant Surrenders Rifle to Pastor After Getting Saved

[ad_1] Police from Imenti North in Meru County received a used AK47 rifle on Wednesday, February 14, after a church member surrendered it to their pastor.  After praying for his congregation, Bishop Nathan Kirimi from Jesus Winner’s church requested those who had given their lives to Christ to remain behind.  One of the worshipers, after … Read more

Inside Kenyan Firm Converting Pineapple Waste to Ksh6,900 Shoes

[ad_1] A Kenyan firm, PineKazi, has been in the international headlines for converting post-harvest pineapple leaves to manufacture footwear. The brand currently buys pineapple suckers from farmers at Ksh15 per sucker and converts the leaves to pulp which creates fibre used in the textile industry. Based on the insight provided by the founders, a pair … Read more

Activists Sue to Stop KCSE & Other National Exams From Taking Place

[ad_1] The Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) and Elimu Bora Working Group (EBWG) have filed a court case seeking to block the Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) from conducting national examinations.  In a notice released on Wednesday, February 14, the activists required the government bodies to halt the examination of candidates in both levels, until … Read more

Hassan Mugambi Leaving Citizen TV for Job in Duale’s Office

[ad_1] Citizen TV crime and investigative journalist Hassan Mugambi is set to leave Royal Media Services (RMS) in the coming days to take up a role at the Ministry of Defence. Kenyans.co.ke through its sources who spoke on condition of anonymity on Wednesday, February 14, established that the journalist is currently serving notice ahead of … Read more

Defence CS Aden Duale Turns to Denmark in 2-Year Maritime Deal

[ad_1] Defence Cabinet Secretary Aden Duale, on Tuesday, signed a two-year deal with Denmark’s Ambassador to Kenya Stephan Schønemann set to boost the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and other security apparatus.  The two leaders signed the Implementing Partner Agreement on Maritime Cooperation which will run between 2024 and 2026. As stipulated by the agreement, Denmark … Read more

DCI Arrests 7 Kapsirowa High School Students Over Dorm Fire

[ad_1] Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives in Cherangany, Trans Nzoia County on Tuesday arrested 7 students from Kapsirowa High School suspected of starting a fire that burnt down a dormitory. The detectives were alerted of the situation by the school’s management, after which they proceeded to the institution and investigated the circumstances that led … Read more

Govt Commences Mandatory Vetting & Training of In-house Security Officers

[ad_1] The government through the Private Security Regulatory Authority (PSRA) on Tuesday, February 13, ordered mandatory vetting of in-house security officers in all institutions of higher learning.  According to PSRA, the nationwide vetting exercise will encompass public and private universities, colleges, polytechnics and vocational training centres.  After vetting, the guards will further be subjected to … Read more