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What some Kenyan women are now using Cow-milking jelly for! Africa,Entertainment,News

In one of the latest examples of how Kenyans have peculiar habits, women have turned a milking jelly into a beauty product. Since Thursday night, women online have been discussing benefits of using milking jelly as a skin care product. Several of them have been posting pictures of their dressing tables littered with dozens of cosmetics but conspicuously among them is the milking jelly. The Saturday Standard did a spot check and discovered various milking jelly brands in supermarkets in the city. Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko sparked the debate when he said both him and his wife have used Arimis,…

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Kenyan-born journalist awarded in US for exemplary reporting Africa,Diaspora,News

BY STEVE JOHNSON A Kenyan-born US based journalist was feted on Thursday for exemplary coverage of the 2017 Kenyan general election. BMJ Muriithi, who is a multimedia specialist, received the award at a ceremony held at the Voice America headquarters (VOA) in Washington DC. While presenting the Superior Accomplishment Award, the agency’s Africa Division Chief, Neggusie Mengesha, praised the journalist for “outstanding reporting and going beyond the call of duty” while covering the election in the East African nation for radio, TV and online platforms. Muriithi was among thousands of journalists representing international media organizations who traversed the country and…

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Kenyan-born US lawyer sues blogger for defamation News

A US-based, Kenyan-born lawyer has sued a Kenyan blogger at the Montgomery County Circuit Court in Montgomery, Maryland, for  “publishing offensive, inflammatory and often defamatory articles mostly against individuals or persons of Kenyan heritage residing in the US or abroad.” Regina Njogu, who is licensed to practice law in New York has filed the libel complaint against the unnamed plaintiff whom she says even after asking that the posting be pulled down, the defendant has failed or refused to do so.  The plaintiff says the said article is malicious and meant to tarnish her name. She has named the owner of…

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HONEST EULOGY: Kenyan family calls departed son the worst thief that ever lived News,Obiturary,Videos

You know how when someone passes on, their eulogy is full of nice words and praises about their life even though they were not really the best person in the community? Well not for this family which has decided to call a spade a spade. Source: reddit.com A Meru man, who was killed by a mob for stealing got the worst eulogy in his remembrance. As true as all they expressed might have been, that’s a bit harsh, don’t you think? Source: Tuko They called him out on all the things he used to do and even quoted a Bible verse…

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VIDEO: I am as fit as a fiddle, says Raila after being discharged from hospital News,Politics,Videos

Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga has said he is healthy, moments after being discharged from Mombasa Hospital after being treated for stomach pains. Before being taken to hospital, Mr Odinga had addressed a series of rallies in Kilifi County. “I am as fit as a fiddle. I have been discharged to go to Nairobi to continue with my campaigns. “I had stomach pains, which have since disappeared after getting treatment,” Mr Odinga said during a press briefing after being discharged. Mr Odinga had arrived at Moi International Airport, Mombasa, in two helicopters accompanied by co-principals Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi and…

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VIDEO: Emotional DP Ruto narrates how Kalonzo told them they would be jailed for 10 years News,Videos

It is the stuff of a political thriller, with all the cynical intrigues and power plays that Kenyans never get to see play out. In an interview on Citizen TV on Sunday night, Deputy President William Ruto recounted a tense meeting between him, former Vice-President Kalonzo Musyoka, President Uhuru Kenyatta (then Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance) and tender baron Jimi Wanjigi. Mr Ruto claimed that Mr Musyoka told him and Mr Kenyatta quite bluntly that they should make way for him to run for President because they were going to jail anyway. “You will be in jail for 10 years,” Mr…

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Some cringe, others applaud cops after shooting death of a 23 year old Kenyan in Atlanta News

The killing of a 23 year old Atlanta-based Kenyan man whom the police say was being tracked by the anti-narcotic unit since 2013 has left the Kenyan community in the metro Atlanta area and around the US with more questions than answers and elicited a heated debate on the social media. Whereas some condemn suspected drug related crimes, others say they don’t wholly buy the story by the sheriff’s office as dead men tell no tales. Some even suspect that race was a key factor in the shooting death of the young man. In the meantime, Following the untimely death…

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Kenyan Diaspora Man Builds A Magnificent Resort On Thika Super Highway at Sh3 Billion Business,News

At first glance, the unusual design of Rainbow Ruiru Resort on the Thika Superhighway resembles a giant, magnificent tower. Its ambience and serenity has made it a jewel in the local hospitality industry. However, it is hard to believe that this attractive piece of property with spectacular views of Mt Kilimambogo stands on a piece of land that was once a condemned stone quarry. Today, it stands as a testimony of what sheer will power and an unbroken childhood dream can do to transform the most desolate of places to a most-sought-after property now worth Sh3 billion. To some, the…

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