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The Nation Media Group (NMG) founded by His Highness the Aga Khan in 1959 has become the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa. It has been quoted on the Nairobi Stock Exchange since the early 1970s.

Boys outshine girls in maths, science

Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i said the overall performance was lower than last year’s.The number of candidates with more than 400 marks decreased by 31 per cent to 5,190 compared to 7,560 last year,...

Men reluctant to test for HIV – report

The World Aids Day was Thursday marked across the country with a report indicating that a majority of men still fear taking HIV test.According to a report by World Health Organization, men are to...

Schools with many centres warned

The government on Thursday put on notice private schools operating multiple examination centres.Education CS Fred Matiang’i said the government would not tolerate unethical practices meant to make the institutions record high marks.“This is ridiculous....

Godec assures Kenya of support in health

United States Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec has reiterated that his country will continue to support health programmes in Kenya.Mr Godec observed that the two countries have for a long time partnered in such...

Chinese favoured in SGR contracts, locals claim

Kenyan contractors supplying heavy duty equipment for the standard gauge railway project say they have been edged out of business by Chinese nationals.They claim they were kicked off construction sites before their contracts...

Teams probing graft stealing from Kenyans, says Kaguthi

Commissions of inquiry and other committees formed to probe graft in government departments are conduits to steal from Kenyans instead of recovering stolen funds from corrupt officers, Nyumba Kumi Chairman Joseph Kaguthi has said.The...

Ruto’s charm offensive in Western

Deputy President William Ruto will today head to Kakamega County to preside over three fundraisers, as the Jubilee Party intensifies campaigns to win support from the region.The DP will start off the tour at...

Volume of shares sold falls by half as bonds dominate

The number of shares traded on Thursday at the Nairobi Securities Exchange dropped by nearly a half with investors keeping off the market as stock prices recorded minimal movement.There were 14,224,500 shares, worth Sh349...

Nock starts search for CEO to replace Hassan-Athmani

The National Oil Corporation of Kenya (Nock) has opened the search for a new chief executive to replace Sumayya Hassan-Athmani who exited the company in acrimonious circumstances in July.The State-owned oil firm Thursday advertised...

Mombasa tea auction set to go digital after Sh15om deal signed

The East African Tea Trade Association has signed a Sh150 million agreement with Trade Mark East Africa to automate tea trading at the Mombasa weekly auction.The automation of the 60-year-old auction, expected to be...

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Nubians mark Eid Ul Fitr with Special prayers in Nairobi

Members of the Nubian community celebrating Eid Mubarak in Kibera Primary School yesterday. They held special prayers as a community.[Elvis Ogina, Standard]

Kenyans have more confidence in Trump than Jinping, says survey

A narrow majority of Kenyans express confidence that US President Donald Trump will act properly regarding world...
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