Asian tycoon on Interpol radar

Share Pin Email   When Asian tycoon Peresh Dodhia (pictured below and above right) , a director of Sonal Holding Limited Nairobi, was posting pictures on his Facebook page with Indian prime minister Narendra Modi while visiting Uganda, back in Kenya and India, things were not good for him. Dodhia...

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Illgoings at Chinese firm Huawei

As questions continue to be raised over the employment of over 5,000 Chinese workers at the Standard Gauge Railway to do tasks that can be done by Kenyans, it has emerged that a Chinese multinational with a local branch is engaged in multi-million tax evasion, sacking skilled Kenyans and replacing them...

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Love triangle theory in Nakuru lecturer’s death

Share Pin Email Irene Jepchumba Boitt (pictured), a lecturer at Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology in Nakuru might have been killed by her jilted lover. According to sources, the suspect believed that Boitt had received a phone call from another man and thus became angry. Police are now...

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Leaked: Full Government Chemist report on dirty sugar

Trouble is looming in parliament with MPs accusing Kieni MP James Mathenge aka Kanini Kega, of having a link between Mombasa sugar baron Naushad Merali and members of the parliamentary agriculture and trade joint committee in the house. Kega, according to an MP, allegedly received Sh20 million as facilitation fee...

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The Political Economy of sugar in Kenya

According to annual reports by the US Department of Agriculture, Kenyan sugar consumption is growing, yet local production is declining. In 2011 domestic production covered 70% of local consumption, but in 2015 the local share was down to 62% (USDA 2016). In 2014, Kenya had a sugar deficit of 200,000...

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Suspicion as witnesses skip Peter Kenneth son’s careless drive death case

Share Pin Email Peter Kenneth (pictured) with his son, Andrew in a past event. A Kibera court has summoned two witnesses in a case, Peter Kenneth’s son Andrew is charged  with causing death through dangerous driving. The court was surprised, two witnesses, a motor vehicle inspector and a doctor, skipped...

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