A new report, released early Thursday in London, from rights group Amnesty International spotlights sub-Saharan Africa as a “beacon of hope” in the fight to abolish the death penalty as the number of state-sanctioned executions and death sentences dropped around …"Amnesty Sees Progress Against Death Penalty in Africa"
MOMBASA– Kenya Court of Appeal judges have gathered for a retreat in the port city of Mombasa to deliberate on the vision of the court with a view to improving service delivery, digitization of court procedures, judicial ethics, court management …"KENYA COURT OF APPEAL JUDGES HOLD RETREAT"
NAIROBI– The World Bank expects Kenya’s economy to expand by 5.5 per cent this year on account of favourable weather and increased investments resulting from low political risk.
The Bank says the projection is also hinged on the likely review …"WORLD BANK EXPECTS KENYAN ECONOMY TO GROW BY 5.5 PCT IN 2018"
Amnesty International reports the number of executions around the world continued to fall last year, with a 4 percent drop in executions and a significant decline in the number of new death sentences.
In an annual report on executions and …"Amnesty Says Executions Fell, But China Still Tops List"
The Anglican Churches of Southern Nyanza have threatened to mobilize voters to boycott 2022 general polls should Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) continue to impose leaders on them.
The Diocesan Bishop, James Ochiel said they will enlighten voters to reject leaders …"Clergy threatens to boycott 2022 polls"
A modernization program for Kagio town has been launched by the Kirinyaga County Government that will also enable traders in the area start a 24 hour economy.
The project will also provide traders and visitors alike with an 81-parking slots …"Modernization project to turn agricultural town into a 24 hour economy"