Give Scrap Metal Act life to save us from vandals

Vandalising a section of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in the remote Kibanda-Hasara area in Kwale county three days ago, not only points to criminal mischief but glaring gaps in law. The failure by the Industrialisation ministry to give life to the Scrap Metal Act of 2015 so as to curb the illegal tr...
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Sonko, Waititu victories tactically executed

Njonjo Kihuria When the Kiambu governor aspirant Ferdinand Waititu and running-mate James Nyoro team was unveiled, it was dismissed as a non-starter. Many could not see how two individuals, from completely different ideological platforms could craft a formidable political force and effectively work toge...
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Innovation set to stamp Kenya’s global authority

Joe Mucheru Occasionally, I like completing simple crossword puzzles. A question that I have come across quite often is “An active volcano in Sicily” whose answer is “Etna”. This has remained a mythical place to me and I have never given it any thought beyond it being an answer to a crossword puzzle. Th...
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IEBC, contestants must ensure fair, credible election

Alberto Leny Campaigns for the August 8 General Election have officially started. Candidates are hitting the ground running after they were cleared to run by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). The election fever has caught up with voters, too, as heated discussions continue amon...
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Keep off youth, women funds, legislators told

Public Service and Youth Affairs Cabinet secretary Sicily Kariuki has urged Members of Parliament not to interfere with government-funded programmes for youth and women. She said the groups benefit with funds and gain skills to start businesses to improve their lives. Kariuki spoke on Sunday at Kwambira...
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