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2014-10-24 ICC Judges Guilty of Gross Rome Statute Violation - Govt
[The Star]Kenya has sought the help of the Assembly of States Parties over what she terms gross violation of the Rome Statute by the ICC in the prosecution of the twin Kenyan cases.

2014-10-24 Ruto Turns Heat On CORD Lawmakers Over Karen Land Claim
[Capital FM]Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto now wants five CORD lawmakers who linked him to the 134-acre Karen land saga to retract their statement, terming it defamatory.

2014-10-24 Safaricom Fired 56 Corrupt Employees in 2013 - Report
[The Star]Safaricom sacked 56 of its employees for fraud between April last year and March this year over corruption related offences, it said in a report released yesterday.

2014-10-24 First Lady Honoured By the UN
[The Star]First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has won a coveted UN award for her efforts to promote safe delivery and reduce maternal mortality rates.

2014-10-24 Court Halts Gazette Notice On Marriage Fees, Clearance
[Capital FM]Nairobi -The High Court on Thursday suspended a gazette notice that would have seen an increase in the fees charged for church marriage certificates, after televangelist Bishop Mark Kariuki filed an objection.

2014-10-24 Kenyans Express Concern About Ebola Contingency Plan
[Sabahi]Nairobi -Kenya is sending 15 doctors to West Africa as part of an East African Community (EAC) initiative to combat Ebola, but Kenyan citizens and health workers say they have received little information or training about the virus and are concerned about the government's ability to handle an outbreak.

2014-10-24 Kenyatta's ICC Court Appearance
[Iwacu]President Uhuru Kenyatta is the first acting president in the world to appear in front of the International Criminal Court (ICC).The president of Kenya appeared at the ICC in The Hague on 8 October. He is suspected of crimes against humanity, committed during the post elections violence in 2007.

2014-10-24 Delighted Saint Wanyama Receives Award
[Capital FM]Southampton -Southampton FC midfielder and captain of Harambee Stars of Kenya, Victor Wanyama says the club is going through 'a great feeling' after receiving his Premier League African Player of the Month of September in a brief ceremony.

2014-10-24 Elders Plan Kikuyu Initiation Ceremony
[The Star]The Kikuyu Council of Elders is organising a traditional circumcision ceremony for boys.

2014-10-24 Lobby Wants to Vet Agencies
[The Star]Haki Africa wants to take part in the vetting of travel agencies that recruit Kenyans to work in the Middle East.

2014-10-24 Police Told to Complete Housing Projects
[The Star]KISUMU county assembly has asked the government to expedite the building of Migosi and Nyalenda police posts.

2014-10-24 Panama Dredger Held in Kilindini Over Corals
[The Star]The Kenya Maritime Authority has detained a dredger suspected to have been harvesting corals in the Indian Ocean.

2014-10-24 Mombasa Port to Get 15 Cranes, Says Mungatana
[The Star]THE Kenya Ports Authority will get new equipment to improve operations at the Kilindini Harbour. Chairman Danson Mungatana said they expect three ship-to-shore gantry cranes and 12 new rubber-tyred gantry cranes by February.

2014-10-24 Rutto Slams Leaders for Boycott of Bomet Events
[The Star]BOMET Governor Isaac Rutto has raised concern over failure by elected leaders to attend county meetings.

2014-10-24 Nyandarua Ward Roads to Be Graded - Governor
[The Star]Nyandarua Governor Daniel Waithaka has said the county government will ensure roads in all the 25 wards are graded.

2014-10-24 EACC Probes Tendering in Counties
[The Star]THE Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has said they are investigating irregular tendering and bribery in Nyanza and Western counties.

2014-10-24 Siaya Wants Statement On Ebola Preparedness
[The Star]THE Siaya county assembly has demanded a ministerial statement from the Health Department on its preparedness over Ebola.

2014-10-24 Mwadeghu Questions the Sale of Two Hills
[The Star]Wundanyi MP Thomas Mwadeghu wants the Taita Taveta government to explain whether Maungu Hill has been sold to the Chinese company building the standard gauge railway.

2014-10-24 Court Rejects Contempt Case Against 14 MCAs
[The Star]CONTEMPT of court proceedings against 14 Trans Nzoia MCAs failed to take off at the High Court in Kitale on Wednesday.

2014-10-24 12 Injured As Grenade Hurled At Garissa Shop
[The Star]Twelve people were injured, four of them critically, on Wednesday evening at Bula Sheikh in Garissa town when unknown assailants hurled a grenade at a shop.

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