Kevin Mwando

February 9, 2017

Senate confirms Trump attorney general pick Jeff Sessions

The US Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s nomination for attorney general, Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, by a vote of 52 to 47. The confirmation follows […]
February 8, 2017

Dawn Harper-Nelson banned for three months

Former Olympic champion Dawn Harper-Nelson has been banned for three months after testing positive for a banned diuretic. The American, 32, said she was given hydrochlorothiazide […]
February 8, 2017

Six Afghan Red Cross workers killed, two missing

Suspected ISIL fighters have killed at least six Afghan employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) engaged in carrying supplies in the north […]
February 8, 2017

US could ask visa applicants for social media passwords

US embassies could ask visa applicants for passwords to their own social media accounts in future background checks, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Tuesday. Kelly […]
February 8, 2017

Sh14mn bounty on seven terror suspects-Police

Police have placed a Sh2mn bounty each on seven terror suspects linked to recent attacks in the North Eastern region of the country, particularly in Mandera […]
February 8, 2017

Americans split over replacing Obamacare

New York, United States – After less than a month of President Donald Trump and his team of business-friendly nationalists occupying the West Wing, his predecessor, […]
February 8, 2017

Former MPs to pocket Sh100,000 monthly

Former MPs who have been, hovering about Parliament for handouts, have every reason to smile after a key House panel recommended that they receive Sh100,000 monthly […]
February 8, 2017

KQ cancels flight after passenger dies in plane

Kenya Airways was forced to cancel a flight on Wednesday after a passenger died at the JKIA in Nairobi. The passenger, 65, died in a plane […]
February 8, 2017

Somali capital on lockdown as MPs choose president

Somali MPs were choosing a president under tight security on Wednesday, with roads closed and residents urged to remain indoors over fears of an attack on […]