Nations failing to fund climate adaptation: UN
Paris, France , Jan 17 – The world is falling short of promises made under the Paris climate deal to help the most vulnerable nations deal with the increasingly devastating impacts...
Paris, France , Jan 17 – The world is falling short of promises made under the P...
7 hours ago
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Uganda’s Bobi Wine still under ‘house arrest’ after poll: party
Uganda’s Bobi Wine still under ‘house arrest’ after poll: party
Kampala, Uganda, Jan 17 - Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine remains under "house arrest", his party said on Sunday, after a disputed election returned - Kenya breaking news | Ken...
Kampala, Uganda, Jan 17 - Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine remains under "hou...
7 hours ago
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Death toll in clashes in Sudan’s Darfur rises to 48: state media
Death toll in clashes in Sudan’s Darfur rises to 48: state media
Khartoum, Sudan, Jan 17 - Tribal clashes in Sudan's restive Darfur killed at least 48 people, in the latest bout of violence to hit the region, state - Kenya breaking news | Kenya ...
Khartoum, Sudan, Jan 17 - Tribal clashes in Sudan's restive Darfur killed at lea...
9 hours ago
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Safety concerns emerge over planned acquisition of Turkish APCs in Sh7.7bn deal
Safety concerns emerge over planned acquisition of Turkish APCs in Sh7.7bn deal
According to a whistleblower, the procurement board relied on “a doctored report” to approve the single sourcing of the APC’s from Turkey. - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today ...
According to a whistleblower, the procurement board relied on “a doctored report...
9 hours ago
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UN troops say retaken control of rebel-held C.African city
UN troops say retaken control of rebel-held C.African city
Bangui, Central African Republic, Jan 17 -UN peacekeeping troops say they have retaken control of a city in the Central African Republic captured two - Kenya breaking news | Kenya ...
Bangui, Central African Republic, Jan 17 -UN peacekeeping troops say they have r...
10 hours ago
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President Uhuru congratulates President Museveni on his re-election
President Uhuru congratulates President Museveni on his re-election
President Uhuru Kenyatta has termed President Yoweri Museveni’s re-election as a testimony of the confidence the people of Uganda have in his leadership. In a congratulatory messag...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has termed President Yoweri Museveni’s re-election as a...
12 hours ago
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Govt dismisses Mandera’s Governor Al shabaab control claims
Govt dismisses Mandera’s Governor Al shabaab control claims
The National Government has dismissed claims that Al shabaab has take control of Mandera County terming them as false and misleading. North Eastern Regional Commissioner Nicodemus ...
The National Government has dismissed claims that Al shabaab has take control of...
12 hours ago
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DP Ruto says disintegration of the ruling jubilee party is ‘regrettable’
DP Ruto says disintegration of the ruling jubilee party is ‘regrettable’
Deputy President William Ruto has expressed regret over what is unfolding in his Jubilee Party. According to the DP, the once formidable outfit has been breaking up even as he expr...
Deputy President William Ruto has expressed regret over what is unfolding in his...
a day ago
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Veteran leader Yoweri Museveni declared election winner
Veteran leader Yoweri Museveni declared election winner
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected, electoral officials say, amid accusations of vote rigging by his main rival Bobi Wine. Mr Museveni won almost 59% ...
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has been re-elected, electoral offi...
a day ago
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COVID-19: 223 test positive while 2 succumb to the virus
COVID-19: 223 test positive while 2 succumb to the virus
223 persons have tested positive COVID-19 in the last 24 hrs from a sample size of 7,748 bring total number of positive cases to 1,121,946. Of the positive cases, 195 are Kenyans w...
223 persons have tested positive COVID-19 in the last 24 hrs from a sample size ...
a day ago
· KBC Local News
Flowers, hope and consent forms for India’s huge vaccine rollout
Flowers, hope and consent forms for India’s huge vaccine rollout
New Delhi, India, Jan 15 - Hospitals were decked out with flowers and one politician planted a tree as India began Saturday its colossal coronavirus - Kenya breaking news | Kenya n...
New Delhi, India, Jan 15 - Hospitals were decked out with flowers and one politi...
a day ago
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KDF officer arrested after attempt to detonate grenade at ex-wife’s home
KDF officer arrested after attempt to detonate grenade at ex-wife’s home
A Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) officer is in police custody after his attempt to detonate a smoke grenade at the home of his ex-wife in Busia’s Marachi Central area backfired. The un...
A Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) officer is in police custody after his attempt to d...
a day ago
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KDF sergeant arrested after failed attempt to unleash smoke grenade on ex-wife
KDF sergeant arrested after failed attempt to unleash smoke grenade on ex-wife
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said the military officer identified as Sergeant Denis Ochieng, who was taken into custody on Saturday, had a dispute with his ex-w...
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said the military officer ident...
a day ago
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Uganda’s Museveni on track for sixth term as president
Uganda’s Museveni on track for sixth term as president
Kampala, Uganda, Jan 16 - Uganda's Yoweri Museveni looked headed for a sixth term as president with election results Saturday placing him firmly ahead of - Kenya breaking news | Ke...
Kampala, Uganda, Jan 16 - Uganda's Yoweri Museveni looked headed for a sixth ter...
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JSC to declare CJ slot vacant on Monday as listing process begins
JSC to declare CJ slot vacant on Monday as listing process begins
The commission assured that the search for Maraga's successor will be “governed and conducted in accordance with all the relevant provisions of the constitution and the law”. - Ken...
The commission assured that the search for Maraga's successor will be “governed ...
a day ago
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Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala
Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala
El Florido, Guatemala, Jan 16 - At least 4,500 Honduran migrants pushed past police and crossed into Guatemala Friday night, passing the first hurdle of a - Kenya breaking news | K...
El Florido, Guatemala, Jan 16 - At least 4,500 Honduran migrants pushed past pol...
a day ago
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Uganda elections: Museveni edges closer to victory as Bobi Wine cries foul
Uganda elections: Museveni edges closer to victory as Bobi Wine cries foul
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has a clear lead in the presidential race following Thursday’s vote, preliminary results show. The country’s electoral commission has d...
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has a clear lead in the presidentia...
a day ago
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JSC to declare vacancy in the office of Chief Justice Monday
JSC to declare vacancy in the office of Chief Justice Monday
The Judicial Service Commission is set to begin the process of recruitment of a new Chief Justice and head of the judiciary following the retirement of David Maraga early this week...
The Judicial Service Commission is set to begin the process of recruitment of a ...
2 days ago
· KBC Local News
166 test positive for Covid, three succumb
166 test positive for Covid, three succumb
166 people have tested positive for Covid-19, out of a sample size of 7,077 tested in the last 24 hours. The total confirmed positive cases now stand at 98,859. Out of the new case...
166 people have tested positive for Covid-19, out of a sample size of 7,077 test...
2 days ago
· KBC Local News
Isaac Rutto’s presence in DP Ruto’s rally stirs political scene
Isaac Rutto’s presence in DP Ruto’s rally stirs political scene
In a move that has generated a widespread political debate, former Bomet governor Isaac Rutto accompanied Deputy President William Ruto in his tour of the county Friday. Rutto, who...
In a move that has generated a widespread political debate, former Bomet governo...
2 days ago
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COG asks Treasury to release all monies owed to counties
COG asks Treasury to release all monies owed to counties
The National Treasury and The Council of Governors are currently are engaged in a war of words over the exact amount of monies owed to the counties. Whereas the National Treasury s...
The National Treasury and The Council of Governors are currently are engaged in ...
2 days ago
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What’s next for Nairobi Deputy Governor Anne Kananu?
What’s next for Nairobi Deputy Governor Anne Kananu?
The upcoming Nairobi gubernatorial by-election has been thrown into limbo after the Nairobi County Assembly Friday unanimously approved the nomination of Anne Kananu as the Deputy ...
The upcoming Nairobi gubernatorial by-election has been thrown into limbo after ...
2 days ago
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A referendum is not a priority for Kenyans, says DP Ruto
A referendum is not a priority for Kenyans, says DP Ruto
Deputy President William Ruto has once again maintained that a referendum is not a priority for Kenyans. Addressing a mammoth crowd in Bomet, the DP said the push for the Building ...
Deputy President William Ruto has once again maintained that a referendum is not...
2 days ago
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Museveni takes early lead in Uganda vote count
Museveni takes early lead in Uganda vote count
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has taken a significant early lead in the presidential race, according to preliminary results released by the electoral commission
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has taken a significant early lead in the pre...
2 days ago
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I am stickler for rule of law, says DG nominee Kananu during vetting
I am stickler for rule of law, says DG nominee Kananu during vetting
Deputy Governor nominee Anne Kananu Mwenda has defended her relationship with former governor Mike Sonko.
Deputy Governor nominee Anne Kananu Mwenda has defended her relationship with fo...
3 days ago
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Uganda poll body assures on results amid internet ban
Uganda poll body assures on results amid internet ban
Uganda's electoral commission on Thursday night assured that transmission of election results to the national tally centre
Uganda's electoral commission on Thursday night assured that transmission of ele...
3 days ago
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EPRA toughens January for consumers as fuel prices go up
EPRA toughens January for consumers as fuel prices go up
Consumers should now brace themselves for higher transport costs and key food items for the next one month following fuel hike by EPRA
Consumers should now brace themselves for higher transport costs and key food it...
3 days ago
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Chebukati says allegations of ‘scheming to sabotage BBI’ false
Chebukati says allegations of ‘scheming to sabotage BBI’ false
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati says allegations that the commission is sabotaging the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) signat...
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebu...
3 days ago
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ICJ opposes BBI, terms proposed constitutional amendments ‘unnecessary’
ICJ opposes BBI, terms proposed constitutional amendments ‘unnecessary’
The proposed constitution review process under the Building Bridges Initiative continues to attract mixed responses. The Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists i...
The proposed constitution review process under the Building Bridges Initiative c...
3 days ago
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Former Laikipia East MP charged with fraud
Former Laikipia East MP charged with fraud
Former Laikipia East Member of Parliament Anthony Mutahi has on Thursday been arraigned in Court and charged with five counts of fraud. The former MP appeared before Chief Magistra...
Former Laikipia East Member of Parliament Anthony Mutahi has on Thursday been ar...
3 days ago
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Pastor to spend 140 years in jail for defiling, impregnating daughters
Pastor to spend 140 years in jail for defiling, impregnating daughters
A 58 year old Akorino Pastor, John Gichira Gichini has been sentenced by a court in Baricho to 140 years in jail for sexually abusing and impregnating his two daughters. Gichira wa...
A 58 year old Akorino Pastor, John Gichira Gichini has been sentenced by a court...
3 days ago
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Pop star takes on veteran president in Uganda poll
Pop star takes on veteran president in Uganda poll
A 38-year-old pop star is challenging one of Africa’s longest serving leaders in Uganda’s hotly contested election. Robert Kyagulanyi, known by his stage name Bobi Wine, says he re...
A 38-year-old pop star is challenging one of Africa’s longest serving leaders in...
4 days ago
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Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot
Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot
The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incitement of insurrection” at last week’s Capitol riot. Ten Republicans sided with Democrats to impeach t...
The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incite...
4 days ago
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Uganda judiciary says it is ready to handle election disputes
Uganda judiciary says it is ready to handle election disputes
The Judiciary in Uganda says that is ready to handle all election disputes that will emerge from the Presidential and Parliamentary elections that will be held today (Thursday).  U...
The Judiciary in Uganda says that is ready to handle all election disputes that ...
4 days ago
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Amnesty calls for authorities in Uganda to lift social media block ahead of election
Amnesty calls for authorities in Uganda to lift social media block ahead of election
Amnesty International is calling on authorities in Uganda to lift social media block amid crackdown ahead of election on Thursday.
Amnesty International is calling on authorities in Uganda to lift social media b...
4 days ago
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Jubilee will not field candidates in three by-elections
Jubilee will not field candidates in three by-elections
The Jubilee Party will not be fielding candidates in the upcoming by-elections in Matungu, Kabuchai and Machakos. Jubilee Secretary-General Raphael Tuju told journalists Wednesday ...
The Jubilee Party will not be fielding candidates in the upcoming by-elections i...
4 days ago
· KBC Local News
123 test positive for Covid, 412 recover
123 test positive for Covid, 412 recover
123 test positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours bringing total number of positive cases in the country to 98,555. Also Read  Kenya records 63 new Covid-19 cases as three succum...
123 test positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours bringing total number of pos...
4 days ago
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First US federal execution of woman in decades
First US federal execution of woman in decades
Washington, United States, Jan 12 - An American woman was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday, becoming the first female to be executed by US - Kenya breaking news | Kenya n...
Washington, United States, Jan 12 - An American woman was put to death by lethal...
4 days ago
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Kenya free of new COVID virus strain as KEMRI confirms 16 lineages
Kenya free of new COVID virus strain as KEMRI confirms 16 lineages
Kenya is free of the new coronavirus strain that is spreading fast in Europe. Kenya scientists Wednesday confirmed that Genome sequencing for Covid-19 cases in Nairobi and Coast ha...
Kenya is free of the new coronavirus strain that is spreading fast in Europe. Ke...
4 days ago
· KBC Local News
Kenya Among Beneficiaries of a Sh3.29bn Loan to Boost Private Sector Healthcare
Kenya Among Beneficiaries of a Sh3.29bn Loan to Boost Private Sector Healthcare
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 13 – Private and small- and medium enterprise (SME) health providers in five high malaria burden African countries are set to benefit - Kenya breaking news | Ke...
NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 13 – Private and small- and medium enterprise (SME) health p...
4 days ago
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