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How Flamboyant Luo ‘Tycoon’ Jared Otieno Conned Me Sh180 Million,” Venezuelan Man Narrates

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How Flamboyant Luo ‘Tycoon’ Jared Otieno Conned Me Sh180 Million,” Venezuelan Man Narrates


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Alcohol firms to pay for ‘liquor deaths, drunk driving fines’

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Alcohol firms to pay for ‘liquor deaths, drunk driving fines’


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Desperate man offers to sell his kidney to offset Sh330K bank loan

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Desperate man offers to sell his kidney to offset Sh330K bank loan


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Finance CS Rotich says AFC to be agro-bank

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Finance CS Rotich says AFC to be agro-bank


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Property destroyed as dawn fire burns 18 houses in Meru

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Property destroyed as dawn fire burns 18 houses in Meru


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Meru interdicts three officers over financial queries

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How cup of tea is adding sweet flavour to my income

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  • Meru man charged with stealing Sh280,000 from Sidian Bank, sacco
    Meru man charged with stealing Sh280,000 from Sidian Bank, sacco

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    A man has been charged in Meru with defrauding and stealing more than Sh280,000 from Sidian Bank and a sacco.Alex Nyamu denied four counts of defrauding the financial institutions when he appeared in court on Thursday.The court heard that he stole Sh119,130 from Solution Sacco and Sh161,453 from the bank on different dates this month.Prosecutor James Murage further said that on August 17, the suspect stole the sacco's property from its Maua branch
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Corporate

  • Illicit liquor back, killing our legal alcohol business – Meru traders
    Illicit liquor back, killing our legal alcohol business – Meru traders

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    Wines and spirits distributors in Meru have urged the provincial administration and the county government to assign them police and enforcement officers to arrest transporters of second-generation liquor. Meru Wines and Spirits Sellers Association chairman Solomon Murithi said re-emergence of the trade has hurt their businesses in Nkubu, Chogoria, Laare and Maua. Addressing journalists in Meru town yesterday, the distributors accused the administration of letting the “killer drink” business thrive
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Enterprises

  • Illicit liquor back, killing our legal alcohol business – Meru traders
    Illicit liquor back, killing our legal alcohol business – Meru traders

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    Wines and spirits distributors in Meru have urged the provincial administration and the county government to assign them police and enforcement officers to arrest transporters of second-generation liquor. Meru Wines and Spirits Sellers Association chairman Solomon Murithi said re-emergence of the trade has hurt their businesses in Nkubu, Chogoria, Laare and Maua. Addressing journalists in Meru town yesterday, the distributors accused the administration of letting the “killer drink” business thrive
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Meru | 

Markets

  • Gov’t allocates Kshs. 1B to cushion against loss of EU export market
    Gov’t allocates Kshs. 1B to cushion against loss of EU export market

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    Its a reprieve for miraa farmers after President Uhuru Kenyatta announced a 1B shilling budgetary allocation to cushion miraa farmers from the challenges brought about by ban on the product European markets. Speaking after meeting a delegation of leaders from the larger Meru region, the president said the cabinet had already approved the allocation during its retreat in Naivasha early this week. The president has also signed into law the
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Share Markets

  • What makes Mount Kenya region the coveted real estate destination

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    Mount Kenya region, away from Kiambu, is emerging as a major real estate investment destination as gated residential estates, holiday homes, hotels, adventure parks and golf courses at various stages of development dot the landscape. The region comprising Murang’a, Kirinyaga, Nyeri, Laikipia, Embu and Meru now has the largest development pipeline, according to a recent Cytonn Investment real estate report. Meru and Nanyuki, for example, have been identified as a
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Finance

  • Desperate man offers to sell his kidney to offset Sh330K bank loan
    Desperate man offers to sell his kidney to offset Sh330K bank loan

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    By NAIROBI NEWS REPORTER A Kenyan man hard pressed for cash is selling one of his kidneys to payback a bank loan and fend for his family and that of his deceased brother. Thirty two year-old Joseph Mwiti Kithinji took a Sh280,000 loan from Equity Bank, Nkubu branch, in 2012 to lease a tea farm in Gaturi village, South Imenti, Meru county. He hoped had the tea harvest would be
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Nairobi |  Eastern |  Meru |  Imenti |  South Imenti |  Nkubu | 

Investments

  • All eyes on Meru as it holds global investment forum

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    The Meru international investment conference, which starts Thursday, is focusing on energy, water, infrastructure and agro-processing.
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Money

  • Alcohol firms to pay for ‘liquor deaths, drunk driving fines’
    Alcohol firms to pay for ‘liquor deaths, drunk driving fines’

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    A proposed law could make alcohol manufacturers pay for medical and funeral expenses of illnesses and deaths caused by liquor. A Bill by Imenti Central MP Gideon Mwiti seeks to amend the Alcoholic Drinks Control Act to make every alcoholic producer pay between five and 10 per cent value of their products as an insurance cover for the consumer. “The insurance cover will cater for medical and funeral expenses if
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