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It was a painful handshake, Raila defends pact with Uhuru

NASA leader Raila Odinga chats with Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka during the burial of Prof Tumbo-Oeri NASA leader Raila Odinga has defended his move to engage President Uhuru Kenyatta for a unity pact saying it was for the interest of the country. Raila said that it was a painful decision …

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Commercial interest rate caps unsustainable, says Rotich

Treasury CS Henry Rotich speaks in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet in October 13, 2017. /STEPHEN RUTTO Caps on commercial interest rates imposed in 2016 are unsustainable and the government plans to modify them without driving up lending rates. In a bid to limit the cost of borrowing faced by businesses and …

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Two children dead after heavy rains pound Taita Taveta

A file photo of Eldoro Primary School in Taita Taveta which was marooned by floodwaters following heavy rains in 2012. /RAPHAEL MWADIME A pupil died after being swept away by flood waters while another drowned while swimming in Taita Taveta county on Thursday. In Landi village, Mwatate sub-county, standard two pupil Francis Kiseu had been …

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