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Uhuru to Governors on county funds; ‘I don’t have money, use what you have’

The Council of Governor’s push for more allocation of resources to the counties by the government has suffered a major...

Rising Stars, Tanzania share spoils in Uganda

Kenya’s Rising Stars was held to a 2-2 draw by Tanzania in their second match of the ongoing CECAFA U-20...

Kaching! Sailors move into a new posh house on Waiyaki Way

Gengetone boy band Sailor’s have now officially moved from their parent’s home into their own digs. Yesterday, Mwalimu Rachel took then...

Why Sh1.3 billion Bungoma dual carriage stalled – Weekly Citizen

The much touted and highly publicised proposed Bungoma dual carriage way has stalled amid chaos and confusion with no works...

Little shuttle calls for dialogue after NTSA blacklisting

Digital matatu company Little Shuttle has urged NTSA to engage in dialogue following the authority's decision to blacklist it. The...

Betting addicts throng Uganda to escape 20% tax on winnings

At the time of their suspension, the gambling industry alone controlled over Sh200 billion.Matiang’i said the licences would only...

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Rwandan Company Opens Africa’s First Smartphone Factory, Unveils 2 Makes

Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Monday opened Africa’s first smartphone factory in the country’s capital, Kigali. Mara Group, a Rwandese company...

Judges hands tied as hate speech cases flop in court : The Standard

Suna East MP Junet Mohamed. When the “Pangani Eight” politicians walked to liberty last week, they affirmed the predictable fate of...

Man jailed for raping granny in Kakamega loses appeal against conviction : The Standard

Edward Musame Mulimu when he appeared before High Court Judge Erick Ogolla. A Kakamega man jailed for raping his 66-year-old...

All eyes on Bobi Wine as Uganda bans civilians from wearing red berets

Ugandan musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine could find himself in trouble for wearing his signature red beret. This is after the Ugandan government...

The forgotten partner in Big Four agenda

About 40 years ago, when one mentioned the environment as an important development agenda in Africa, one could have...

Medication alone won’t stop HIV spread, researchers caution

Scientists say behaviour change will help lower HIV infection, which is currently rising in spite of easily available prevention...

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