By Geoffrey Mosoku

Nairobi, Kenya: The Government had planned a security operation to round up refugees living outside designated camps in 2009 but the exercise was halted after it attracted criticism.

Somali leaders sought the intervention of then Prime Minister Raila Odinga who objected to...

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Cabinet Secretary for Industrialisation and Enterprise Development Adan Mohammed. The ministry expects NMC to play a key role in manufacturing metal-based engineering products. [PHOTO: FILE/STANDARD]


NAIROBI, KENYA: The Numerical Machining Complex (NMC) is set to become a...

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By Pamela Chepkemei

Kenya: Businessman Madatali Chatur has been summoned to appear in court Wednesday over a matrimonial case filed against him by controversial politician, Nazlin Umar.

The High Court Family Division Judge William Musyoka directed the businessman to personally be in court for...

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CS Phyllis Kandie


NAIROBI: Kenyans are still a long way off from enjoying the benefits of an integrated East African region if the prevailing challenges facing the bloc are anything to go by.

During a briefing on Kenya’s regional integration strategy that was attended by...

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Majority Leader Kithure Kindiki tabled the County Allocation of Revenue Bill 2014 before the House went on recess last week. [Photo: File / Standard]

By Roselyne Obala

Kenya: Nairobi and Turkana counties will, for the second year running, get the lion’s share of the county allocations, if...

Read more: Kenya: Billions Governors set to control in Counties