Relief for traders and consumers as Uhuru says miraa is a farm produce

Relief for traders and consumers as Uhuru says miraa is a farm produce

Relief for farmers and consumers after President Uhuru Kenyatta listed miraa trade as one of the activities permitted during the 21-day containment period. Uhuru said movement of cargo trucks and transportation of food supplies, including miraa, will continue despite measures to stop the spread of coronavirus. “A cargo truck will have a designated driver and...

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Kenyans exposed as KEBS points out 28 fake sanitisers

Kenyans exposed as KEBS points out 28 fake sanitisers

Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) has ordered for the immediate withdrawal of 28 sanitiser brands from shop shelves following a crackdown. According to a Business Daily report shared on April 9, countless of innocent Kenyans may have been exposed to the deadly Coronavirus, as the 28 listed sanitisers did not meet the set quality mark....

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The reason Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA) could pay you Ksh500,000

The reason Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA) could pay you Ksh500,000

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) will pay Ksh500, 000 to whistle blowers. This according to reports on the Business Daily, the taxman will be paying whistle blowers who will reveal businesses and individuals that breach of tax law. Whistle blowers who help KRA identify assessed taxes or duties take home one percentage of the value...

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High Court rules on Murkomen’s hand in multi-billion NYS Scandal

High Court rules on Murkomen’s hand in multi-billion NYS Scandal

Kipchumba Murkomen, the Senate Majority Leader’s fate in a multi-billion scandal that rocked the country has now been determined. According to a report by People Daily on Thursday, April 9, the High Court made a ruling in a petition that linked the senator to the National Youth Service (NYS) scandal in 2017. A parliamentary committee...

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Health Ministry-Covid-19 patient in critical condition at ICU

Health Ministry-Covid-19 patient in critical condition at ICU

Patrick Amoth, the acting Director-General in the Ministry of Health yesterday announced that one of the patients that had tested positive for Covid-19 was in critical condition. In a press briefing at Afya House, Amoth disclosed that the patient was responding well to treatment and was under ventilator support. “As at now we have one...

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Tony Gachoka’s popular KTN show Pointblank suspended

Tony Gachoka’s popular KTN show Pointblank suspended

Point Blank, the political talk show hosted by Tony Gachoka will no longer air on KTN News after its suspension was announced on Tuesday, April 7. The one-hour show which primarily features one-on-one interviews with notable figures in politics and governance usually airs every Wednesday night at 9.45 PM, with re-runs aired on Sunday mornings....

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Waiguru impeachment stopped by High Court over Covid-19

Waiguru impeachment stopped by High Court over Covid-19

Anne Waiguru, the Kirinyaga Governor on Tuesday, March 7, survived an impeachment attempt, albeit temporarily, thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic. A section of Kirinyaga MCAs had filed a petition to impeach the county boss over abuse of office claims. The High Court temporarily suspended the case on Tuesday, over the pandemic that necessitates the need...

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