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2014-12-18 Terror Law Passed Amid Fist-Fights
[Capital FM]Nairobi -The controversial Security Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014 has been passed amid chaos and drama that marked its debate.

2014-12-19 NGOs Accuse Govt of Targeting them Over ICC, Police Killings
[The Star]A number of NGOs are citing their explosive reports on extrajudicial killings as well as perceived links to the Kenyan ICC cases for the ongoing government crackdown on the sector.

2014-12-19 Death Toll in Nairobi Building Collapse Rises
[Capital FM]Nairobi -The death toll in the Makongeni building collapse has risen to seven after one of those admitted to the Kenyatta National Hospital succumbed to his injuries.

2014-12-19 Parliament Passes Security Bill
[The Star]The Security (Amendment) Bill 2014 has been passed with a raft of amendments.

2014-12-19 Arrests Warrants Issued Over Occupy Parliament Protests
[The Star]An arrest warrant has been issued against Kakamega Senator Bonnie Khalwale and Budalangi Member of Parliament for allegedly being behind a mass protest earlier on Thursday dubbed "occupy parliament" against the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014.

2014-12-18 Diplomatic Community Cautions Haste in Passing Security Bill
[The Star]Western nations have welcomed Kenya's desire to improve security but urged that enough time be taken to review and consult broadly before the Security Bill is assented into law.

2014-12-18 Divided Kenyans Disagree Over Strategy to End 'Terror' Attacks
[Thomson Reuters Foundation]Nairobi -Islamist attacks, knee-jerk security responses, corrupt policing and racial profiling are dividing Kenyans increasingly along religious and ethnic lines, experts said.

2014-12-19 Kenya's Top Trending Searches in 2014
[The Star]The African region is witnessing one of the strongest increases in mobile data use in the world. Forecasts suggest that mobile Internet traffic across Africa will double between 2014 and 2015, and will see a 20-fold increase by the end of the decade.

2014-12-19 Four Killed At Kinango in Clash Over Grazing Land
[The Star]FOUR people have been killed at Kuranze village in Kinango, Kwale county, as two pastoralist communities clashed over grazing land.

2014-12-19 Kisauni Thugs Hide in Kongowea Market, Says Nyumba Kumi Boss
[The Star]ARMED men terrorising residents in Kisauni and Nyali operate from Kongowea Market, the head of community policing has said.

2014-12-19 Mandera Roadworks On Despite Attacks
[The Star]FIFTEEN roads commissioned in the first year of devolution in Mandera county are complete, despite security problems.

2014-12-19 Bridges Murderers Jailed for 40 Years
[The Star]FOUR illegal miners who were part of a gang that murdered geologist Campbell Bridges have each been jailed for 40 years.

2014-12-19 I Slapped Millie Odhiambo Because She Assaulted Joyce Laboso, Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria Says
[The Star]Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has said that he slapped Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo because she assaulted Joyce Laboso who is the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly.

2014-12-19 Ivory Trade Has Now Moved Online, Warns Report
[The Star]EVEN as rangers painstakingly patrol game parks to secure wildlife, a murky multi-million dollar trade in wild animals and their parts is booming online.

2014-12-19 Ebola Vaccine Tested in Kilifi
[The Star]THE Kenya Medical Research Institute has begun an Ebola vaccine trial in Kilifi.

2014-12-19 Cord Planned to Disrupt Debate
[The Star]OPPOSITION Cord held several meetings from last weekend to plan how to disrupt debate on the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014 that Speaker Justin Muturi, with the help of Jubilee MPs, forced through Parliament yesterday.

2014-12-19 Nkaissery Is Kenya's Interior Cabinet Secretary
[Capital FM]Nairobi -The National Assembly on Thursday approved the appointment of Major-General (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery as the Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of the National Government.

2014-12-19 High Court Blocks Thin SIM Technology Roll-Out
[Capital FM]Nairobi -The High Court has suspended the decision of the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) to allow a mobile operator to roll out the thin SIM technology.

2014-12-19 Mandera Leaders, Residents Vow to Tackle Radicalisation After Al-Shabaab Attacks
[Sabahi]Garissa -Following two deadly al-Shabaab attacks on a commuter bus and a quarry in Mandera, residents are striving to disassociate themselves from the terror group and to find ways to de-radicalise youths.

2014-12-19 Kenyan Parliament Approves Terror Law Amid Scuffles
[Sabahi]Kenyan lawmakers on Thursday (December 18th) voted in favour of a tough anti-terror bill following a heated debate that sparked scuffles in parliament, AFP reported.

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