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Business highlights – August 18 2017 – M-Pesa loses over Ksh400 million due to election jitters

Nakumatt suspends striking staff: Chain retail Nakumatt Supermarkets has suspended 30 employees who also risk being dismissed for participating in a two-week strike. The workers were among others who downed

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New Spanish season kicks off as La Liga rivals prepare for battle

By Papi Briano ‘Spanish Football Matador’ La Liga is Back! Friday 18th August is the day the new Spanish season begins, after treating the world to two head scratching el

News highlights – August 18 2017 – Nairobi Water Company staff strike over firing of directors

Nairobi Water Company staff strike over firing of directors: Staff at the Nairobi Water and Sewerage Company have gone on strike demanding the reinstatement of four directors after the board

Supreme Court Petition Timeline: Raila’s wrath revisited

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has said that the National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition will openly contest President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election by taking the case to the Supreme Court.  Below is

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Sports highlights – August 18 2017 – Everton beat Hadjuk to secure first-leg lead in Europa League

IOC gives NOCK ultimatum to conduct elections: The National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) has until next month to conduct their long-due elections. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has issued

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Kaka Empire’s Avril collaborates with Ugandan artiste Apass in ‘Babiee’

Kenyan sassy Singer Avril has released her latest single ‘Babiee’ featuring Ugandan Reggae Dance-hall artiste, Apass. ‘Babiee’ is an upbeat feel good song that gets your head popping. “Producer Saint

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Business highlights – August 18 2017 – RVR suspends commuter train services in Nairobi as staff down tools

SMS still the favourite mode of communication in Kenya: Despite the growing popularity of social media platforms as a mode of communication, short text messages (SMSs) still remain the most

Newspaper highlights – August 18 2017 – Leave us to sort our issues as leaders, don’t fight each other, Uhuru tells Kenyans

Daily Nation Court allows preacher Deya access to travel records: A court has allowed controversial preacher Gilbert Juma Deya to be issued with an itinerary of his travel records from

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Weekend ahead: A new season starts in Germany, two top 6 clashes in the Premier League

By Severin Luebke After last week’s impressive haul of over 30 goals, the Premier League moves into its second week with teams in a desperate need to shore up their defences.

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Business highlights – August 17 2017 – HF Foundation programme to improve skills in construction sector

HF Foundation programme to improve skills in construction sector: In a bid to improve the quality of technical skills in the construction industry, the HF Foundation hosted a mentorship forum