William Ruto gives young boy tour of state house. 5 Inspiring Photos of William Ruto Giving 'Barefoot Boy' Tour of State HouseA young boy captivated the nation after he was pictured walking barefoot with President Wiliam Ruto. Ruto invited Mutinda Mutuku to state house alongside his mother for an unforgettable tour. Some Kenyans congratulated the little girl, while others camped in the comment section, asking for results to the point that 'Mumbus KCPE results' went viral on TikTok. A woman also broke the wedding rules after going for a sleek white suit, contrary to a wedding gown, as expected.
December 02, 2023 12:39 UTC
Aldrine Kibet's goal against Somalia impressed a cop. The young man, who caught the nation's attention after helping St Anthony's Kitale win the high school games, has been in fine form for the Under 18 national team. The Junior Stars faced Somalia on Friday, December 1, at Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega county. Somalia got an early lead through Abdihadif Abdi, but then Junior Stars produced an impressive comeback. In other news, the end of Kibet's four-year stay with St. Anthony's Boys High School was marked with a holy mass in August.
December 02, 2023 12:08 UTC
IN a surprising move, the newly elected three-party coalition that won the New Zealand general elections last month, binned the highly controversial Generation Endgame (GEG) law to ensure its tax revenue is not jeopardised. Despite being a strong proponent of anti-smoking, New Zealand’s latest move brings to question the need for GEG when the country’s coffers are insufficient to fund budgetary spending.
December 02, 2023 11:30 UTC
THE semiconductor sector aside, there are not that many listed tech companies run by Malaysians and fewer still that deliver on their investor promises. Tech companies also have a long gestation period before they show any significant earnings. Many tech startups fall by the wayside. One promising but little known tech company owned by a Malaysian but listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is called Xamble Group Ltd.
December 02, 2023 11:24 UTC
PETALING JAYA: It would be a dream come true for anyone to wake up and find over RM400mil in their bank account. Finding RM404,040,404.04 in her personal Maybank account, the director and co-founder of Malaysia HR Forum lamented how the glitch had caused her much hassle and inconvenience. Other LinkedIn account holders who read the post shared that they too had undergone such glitches in the past while others teased Hafidzah by “congratulating” her on her “windfall”. A Maybank spokesman who declined to be named told The Star that a system error had led to the glitch which was quickly resolved. “We rectified the glitch within hours on the same day and the customer has regained access to her account.
December 02, 2023 11:22 UTC
The StarThe publication reported the police are investigating a fire incident that killed two minors in Rumuruti, Laikipia County. The police said a two-roomed timber house caught fire, killing a three-year-old boy and his one-year-old sister. PAY ATTENTION:Police said locals had reported hearing a loud explosion from the area before the fire broke out. Cases where gas cylinders have exploded have been on the rise amid calls to address their safety in general. The second suspect managed to escape using a motorcycle, leaving their victim in a rental room before the officers arrived.
December 02, 2023 11:12 UTC
It was a glamorous event as Coke Studio unveiled its latest edition at Jewel Aeida Event Center, Lekki, Lagos. The rhapsodic evening came alive as…It was a glamorous event as Coke Studio unveiled its latest edition at Jewel Aeida Event Center, Lekki, Lagos. The event made a significant announcement by adding powerhouse artists Asake, Rema, and Ayra Star to its ensemble. The collaboration symbolizes the brand’s commitment to musical innovation and inviting music lovers worldwide to join Coke Studio on a groundbreaking musical journey. The high point of the evening event was the revelation of Asake, Rema, and Arya Starr as the latest starlets to join the illustrious Coke Studio ensemble, accompanied by acclaimed artists Mayorkun and BNXN, endorsed by Coca-Cola.
December 02, 2023 10:52 UTC
The Director of Directorate of Criminal Investigations Mohamed Amin on Friday called upon all heads of directorates at DCI headquarters, regional commanders and county criminal investigation officers to enhance operations ahead of the festivities. He told the commanders to plan accordingly for security coverage in their respective areas of command, as the nation gets into the season. “We have to ensure Kenyans enjoy the season peacefully. We are aware criminals are out there trying to also make a living but they should be warned,” he said. Irungu also congratulated the retired and serving uniformed and non-uniformed DCI officers who were recognized and awarded for their exemplary performances over the year, noting that it was a huge morale for them and others to do even better.
December 02, 2023 10:36 UTC
Read: M23 rebels seize strategic East DRC townTshisekedi, who is seeking another five-year term, also headed east, visiting Bunia in neighboring Ituri province on Tuesday accompanied by his wife, Denise Nyakeru Tshisekedi. Read: Insecurity fears in Eastern DRC ahead of electionsOpposition candidate and Nobel Peace Prize-winning gynecologist Denis Mukwege launched his campaign for president on Sunday in his hometown of Bukavu in South Kivu Province. Mukwege, who founded the Panzi hospital and foundation in eastern DRC after witnessing the horrific injuries and diseases suffered by rape victims, went on to Butembo and Beni. Read: For ‘unsafe’ East DRC, voting remains a distant dreamRoughly the size of continental western Europe, DRC the is awash with minerals and precious stones, but war, corruption and chronic mismanagement have impacted the nation’s economic growth. While most of the country has returned to relative stability after two major wars in the 1990s and 2000s, militias and rebel groups roam much of Eastern DRC, which borders Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi.
December 02, 2023 08:43 UTC
Whether it was the knock-out humour at the bottom of a weekly newspaper column or a hastily spun recollection of Kenya’s political or media history, the stories were written with journalistic flair and an old-fashioned respect for factual accuracy. Last week’s death of Gerry Loughran, the Sunday Nation’s Letter From London columnist, brought to a close a distinguished media career, two strands of which played out in Kenya. One was closely intertwined with the story of Nation Media Group’s growth from a single newspaper in the 1960s to a regional news publisher two decades later. Even though most of the discussions were recorded, Loughran would take copious notes, which later helped to resolve key issues. Loughran’s suggestion of The EastAfrican, with “East” and “African” as a single word, suggesting a single entity, baffled many.
December 02, 2023 08:17 UTC
A hand is seen emerging from the crowd and grabbing the hat in one swift move as the ‘Yatapita’ hitmaker maneuvers to his car with his security detail in tow. "Onesmo kofia lazima ipatikane kwa sababu ina nguo nyingi. (Onesmo ensure that hat is retrieved as it matches most of my outfits including the ones I came with. The hat was later retrieved and handed over to the singer who once again admitted that it is of sentimental value to him. Diamond loses valuables in LubumbashiThe star is not new to losing his valuables to fans when he steps out in public or during shows.
December 02, 2023 08:09 UTC
Macaulay Culkin, who played the eight-year-old Kevin McCallister in Home Alone, has unveiled his Walk of Fame star on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles. At the ceremony he was reunited with actress Catherine O'Hara, who played his mum in the 1990 hit film. She thanked him for "including me, your fake mum who left you home alone not once, but twice". Culkin was also joined by his fiancee, actress Brenda Song, and their two young sons - and said the honour was important to him as a father.
December 02, 2023 07:22 UTC
Suzanna Owiyo reveals day she had a run-in with highway policeRenowned Kenyan musician Suzanna Owiyo has opened up about a memorable experience she had when she spent hours in a Naivasha police cell after she was caught speeding on her way to Kisumu. On entering the women’s cell, Suzanna met another woman who had been arrested earlier that morning for selling illegal brew. Suzanna kept the best picture, which she later shared. While in the cell, Suzanna witnessed a commotion from outside, signalling the arrival of male offenders being escorted to court. Expressing concern about its cleanliness, she said: “One thing that always bothered me was the way the cell was kept.
December 02, 2023 05:25 UTC
The “United States of Kailasa” was the brainchild of Nithyananda – the self-styled godman who fled India after a rape case was filed against him in Karnataka. Arnaldo Chamorro was replaced as chief of staff for Paraguay’s Agriculture Ministry on Wednesday shortly after it was revealed that he signed a “proclamation” with representatives of the United States of Kailasa. But this isn’t even the first time self-described representatives of the United States of Kailasa duped international leaders. Dupes city of Newark, scams 30 citiesIn March, Newark City Hall in New Jersey acknowledged it had gotten scammed when it signed a “sister-city” agreement with Kailasa. The sister-city agreement between Newark and the fake “United States of Kailasa” was inked on 12 January and the signing ceremony took place at City Hall in Newark.
December 02, 2023 05:02 UTC
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