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2016-05-05 Photographer Wins Prestigious Award
[Nation] Amunga Eshuchi, a documentary and conservation photographer, was awarded £1,000 as grand prize winner and regional winner for Africa.

2016-05-05 Mightier Than the Pen - Kenyan Journalists Fear for Their Lives
[Daily Maverick] As the world marked World Press Freedom Day, journalists in Kenya have nothing to smile about following death threats targeted against them. By NJERI KIMANI.

2016-05-05 Woman Found Alive Six Days After Collapse of Huruma Building
[Nation] A woman has been found alive in the rubble six days after a building collapsed in Huruma, Nairobi.

2016-05-05 Tanzania Pipeline Deal Reflects Uganda's Practical, Strategic Concerns
[Chatham House] That Tanzania beat out Kenya to carry Uganda's oil to international markets owes much to economic and security concerns, but also to plans for regional integration.

2016-05-05 Countrywide Building Checks to Start Next Week
[Nation] A countrywide audit on buildings will be launched next week, Land and Housing Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has said.

2016-05-05 Death Toll At Collapsed Huruma Building Rises
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The death toll from the collapsed building in Huruma has now risen to 33 after five more bodies were recovered Wednesday night.

2016-05-05 I Won't Run If Commission Not Reformed - Odinga
[Al Jazeera] Opposition leader and former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga has said he will not participate in elections next year if the country's electoral commission is not reformed.

2016-05-05 New Wave of Strikes Plunges County Hospitals Into Crisis
[Nation] Nakuru and Busia counties have been plunged into a health crisis after nurses in public hospitals went on strike over pay and promotions.

2016-05-05 We Believe People in Huruma Rubble Are Still Alive - Defence Force Team
[Nation] The Kenya Defence Forces team in charge of rescue operations at the collapsed Huruma Estate building in Nairobi says it will clear the debris by end of Friday.

2016-05-05 Seven Die in Matatu and Lorry Crash
[Nation] Seven people died in a collision involving a matatu and a lorry on the Bokoli-Kimilili road on Tuesday evening.

2016-05-05 Man Collapses, Dies After Hearing Brother Was Trapped in Huruma Flat
[Nation] Benedict Achuta died when he heard that his younger brother Cornelius Itengu and his son were trapped in a building that collapsed in Huruma, Nairobi.

2016-05-04 Nyeri Coffee Farmers Switch to Macadamia Citing Frustrations
[Nation] Some farmers in Nyeri are now switching from growing coffee to macadamia nuts citing frustrations in coffee farming.

2016-05-04 Court Frees 5 Huruma Building Collapse Suspects On Bail
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Five people arrested in connection with the Huruma building collapse have been released on bail.

2016-05-05 10 Things Anybody Who Went to Public High School in Kenya Will Remember
[Nation] It's Thursday and a perfect day for a TBT (Throw Back Thursday for those at the back). So, today we go down the high school memory lane.

2016-05-05 Eyes On Rio As Diamond League Returns to Doha
[Nation] Doha -The Diamond League returns on Friday with its annual Qatar curtain-raiser but with the real focus this year on the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, taking place in just three months' time.

2016-05-05 Kenyan First Lady Who Fought Like Tigress
[Citizen] Kenya's State House was a no-go zone when she was angry. She also made it clear that she never wanted intrusion into her family's privacy and did not shy away from going physical if this was not observed. This is how many Kenyans would remember the former First Lady, Mama Lucy Kibaki, who passed on early this week at Bupa Cromwell Hospital in London. She was a fierce and unapologetic defender of her husband and family values. During former president Mwai Kibaki's tenure, Kenyan State.

2016-05-05 Ruinous Floods Sweep Across Turkana County Killing Seven
[Nation] The raging floods have hit the county hardly, with seven people already confirmed dead and over 600 goats killed in the past one week.

2016-05-05 Cloud Proposed As Cyber-Crime Soars in Kenya
[CAJ News] With Kenyan companies should be looking towards cloud applications as one means of improving the security of their information technology environments.

2016-05-05 I Was Kicked Off Plane for 'Being Slow' - Disabled Doctor
[Nation] A disabled woman has claimed that a pilot with a local airline kicked her out of the plane because she was "taking too long" to climb the stairs into the aircraft.

2016-05-05 Lands Ministry Plans to Issue 4.2 Million Title Deeds Countrywide
[Nation] The national government plans to issue 4.2 million title deeds before the 2017 General Elections, the Lands Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi revealed on Wednesday.

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