News : Up close with Kagwe: Health CS Mutahi Kagwe answers Kenyans

Up close with Kagwe: Health CS Mutahi Kagwe answers Kenyans 07, Mar 2021 [embedded content] Last week we asked Kenyans to send in questions for health cabinet secretary Mutahi Kagwe as we mark one year of the covid19 pandemic in Kenya. And on the third and final instalment of our interviews with the cs, here […]

News : Eye on Africa: Catastrophe that never happened for Africa

When covid19 spread across the world in early 2020, health experts predicted doom for the African continent. Experts modelled and predicted that Kenya at its worst, would see 45,000 people dead by October 2020, if strict measures such as curfews and physical distancing were not imposed. Is the continent safe? Emci-Hub Technologies Ltd

Laporta wins Barcelona presidential election

Joan Laporta has won the Barcelona presidential election by a landslide. The 58-year-old beat rivals Victor Font and Toni Freixa with more than 54 per cent of the vote. Font gained just short of 30 per cent while Freixa earned just over eight per cent. Laporta was previously president during one of the club’s most […]

News : Teachers’ pay report: Teachers to get better salaries under CBC

Teachers’ pay report: Teachers to get better salaries under CBC 07, Mar 2021 [embedded content] It turns out the 20172021 collective bargaining agreement between the teacher’s service commission and the teacher’s unions was drawn and implemented in favour of school administrators at the expense of classroom teachers. A report by the salaries and remuneration commission, […]

Unexpected tip off that led to capture of James Bulger’s killers

The Merseyside detective who was involved in the investigation into James Bulger’s murder has shared the tip-off that helped catch the killers. Jim Fitzsimmons revealed that CCTV footage from the Strand, in Bootle, was ‘really poor’ and it wasn’t enough to identify Robert Thompson and Jon Venables. At the time, Jim was a newly-promoted detective […]