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Atheists Protest Ban On Commercial Sex Work in Nairobi

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Atheists in Kenya (AIK) now want the Nairobi County Assembly to repeal a law it passed last week prohibiting commercial sex work in the Kenyan capital. (AllAfrica)

Three Killed in Baringo Road Crash

[Nation] Three people died on Friday evening while nine others were injured after their matatu rolled at Radat on the Nakuru-Marigat road. (AllAfrica)

Model Considering Fresh Child Support Suit Against Diamond Platinumz

[Nairobi News] Tanzanian model Hamisa Mobetto is considering suing Bongo flava crooner Diamond Platinumz afresh for child support after the court threw out the original suit. (AllAfrica)

Meet the Transformed Little Girl Who Ruto Adopted

[Nairobi News] Remember the little girl who Deputy President William Ruto adopted two years ago? Well, she seems to have undergone a complete transformation as the youngest member of the DP's family. (AllAfrica)

Inside Bank Heist Inspired by Ocean's Eleven

[Nation] It is exactly two weeks since robbers entered the strongroom of a Kenya Commercial Bank branch in Thika and stole over Sh52 million. However, the circumstances under which the heist was executed still remain a mystery. (AllAfrica)

Youth Advocate Wins Top African Humanitarian Award

[Nairobi News] Kenya's youth advocate, Raphael Obonyo, has clinched the 2017 Pan African Humanitarian Award. Mr Obonyo was awarded the coveted prize last week at the Pan African Humanitarian Summit, in Dar es Salaam. (AllAfrica)

'Iron Fist' Zarika Defends Belt Against Zambian

[Nation] History-making Fatuma "Iron Fist" Zarika from Kenya defends her World Boxing Council (WBC) super-bantamweight title against Zambia's Catherine Phiri in a Bigger Than Life Entertainment Mac Series fight at the Carnivore, Nairobi Saturday. (AllAfrica)

Defilement Case Suspect and Victim Go Missing

[Nation] A suspect and a victim in a defilement case in Nakuru have been reported missing. (AllAfrica)

President Kenyatta Commends Police for Work During Election

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has commended police officers for being "firm" during the electioneering period. (AllAfrica)

Striking Kenya Airways Engineers to Sue Over Dismissal

[Nation] Striking technicians and engineers of national carrier Kenya Airways will move to court to protest their dismissal. (AllAfrica)

Somali National Jailed for 30 Years for Spying for Al-Shabaab

[Nation] A Mandera court has jailed for 30 years a Somalia national accused of spying for Al-Shabaab terror group. (AllAfrica)

New Cholera Cases Reported in Kwale County

[Nation] Two new cases of cholera have been reported in Kwale County, health officials say. (AllAfrica)

Kenya Airways Fires 140 Striking Engineers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Airways has fired 140 Engineers and Aircraft technical maintenance team for participating in an illegal strike since Tuesday, 28 November. (AllAfrica)

Celeb Confessions - Daniel Ndambuki AKA Churchill

[Nation] Popular comedian Churchill recently celebrated his 40th birthday in a grand ceremony attended by political and entertainment heavyweights. (AllAfrica)

A Somali National Sentenced in Kenya

[Dalsan Radio] A court of law in Mandera County, North Eastern Kenya has sentenced a Somali National by the name Abdirahman Abdi Takow to 30 years of imprisonment. (AllAfrica)

Why Elections Don't Always Equal Democracy - the Case of Kenya

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya's transition to a multiparty democracy in 1991 was one of the most promising cases of political change in Africa. Before then, the Kenya National Union Party (KANU) had monopolised power since outlawing political opposition in 1982. The transition from a single to a multiparty state was a truly significant event. (AllAfrica)

Large Firms to Enjoy Cheaper Night Electricity From Today

[Nation] Kenya will from today cut power tariffs by up to a third for large businesses and manufacturers that shift their operations to late night hours. (AllAfrica)

Shock As Homa Bay Woman Sides With Man Who Raped Her Niece

[Nation] A guardian of a 15-year-old girl who was defiled by a boda boda rider in Homa Bay has shocked her neighbours and police after declaring that she has forgiven the suspect. (AllAfrica)

Marijuana Worth Sh3 Million Destroyed in Migori

[Nation] Officials have destroyed bhang worth over Sh3 million in Rongo, Migori County following a court order. (AllAfrica)

Scammers Target Kenyan Parents With Children in Academies

[Nation] You may have received a phone call or SMS congratulating you on winning an award in a competition you never entered. (AllAfrica)

Shiko Nguru and Rama Demonstrate Home HIV Testing

[Nairobi News] As the world marks World Aids Day today, popular Kenyan YouTubers have taken a HIV test and shared the video with their followers. (AllAfrica)

DJ Hypnotic's Baby Mama Recounts Near-Death Experience

[Nairobi News] DJ Hypnotic's baby mama, Renee Wambui, has narrated her near-death experience at the High Dependency Unit (HDU). (AllAfrica)

Thierry Henry Said 'Kishwa' and Now Kenyans Are 'Convinced' He is Kikuyu

[Nairobi News] Kenyans online are 'convinced' Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry, would have been Kikuyu, if he was born in Kenya, going by his Kiswahili accent. (AllAfrica)

Tears Flow Freely as Families Collect Bodies of Loved Ones Killed During Odinga's Homecoming

[Nairobi News] Families of Kenyans the opposition claims were killed by the police during Nasa leader Raila Odinga's return from overseas two weeks ago started collecting bodies of their loved ones from the City Mortuary for burial. (AllAfrica)

DJ Crème - My Sex Tape Was an Hour and a Half, Not 5 Minutes

[Nairobi News] Kenya's high flying entertainer DJ Crème de la Crème has revisited his infamous sex tape incident claiming that it was lengthier than what was shared. (AllAfrica)

Mixed Feelings as Chosen Jubilee Supporters Blow Sh3.5 Million at Gallileo

[Nairobi News] Thousands of litres of alcohol were drowned and a couple of cows and goats slaughtered on Tuesday night as chosen Jubilee supporters converged to celebrate the swearing in of President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto. (AllAfrica)

Nasa Picks David Ndii to Take Charge of People's Assemblies

[Nation] The opposition National Super Alliance (Nasa) has unveiled a seven-member committee to guide the coalition on the way forward of the People's Assembly. (AllAfrica)

Kalonzo Offers Followers an Update From Germany

[Nairobi News] Nasa co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka has shared more photos of his stay in Germany where he has been nursing his ailing wife, Pauline. (AllAfrica)

Bandits Raid Kathangani Village in Tharaka, Steal Livestock

[Nation] Tension is high in Kathangani, Tharaka-North sub-county after armed bandits raided the village and stole unknown number of cattle. (AllAfrica)

Kenya Sevens Down Canada in Dubai Opener

[Nation] Collins Injera inspired Kenya Sevens to a 29-15 win over Canada in their Pool A opener of the Dubai Sevens at the Sevens Stadium on Friday. (AllAfrica)

Mohamed Ali Slams Coast Leaders for Secession Calls

[Nairobi News] Nyali Member of Parliament Mohamed Ali has distanced himself from the secession calls by Nasa leaders from the coastal region. (AllAfrica)