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  • 9 hours Boeing guarantees safety measures onboard as flights resume amid COVID-19 fears CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya August 3 – American aircraft manufacturer, Boeing, has assured passengers and crew of utmost safety onboard following fears of COVID-19 across the world.’ Boeing’s assurance follows raging debate on the safety of passengers onboard aircraft, at a time most nations, including Kenya, are easing travel restrictions after months ... more
  • 9 hours Doha Diamond League rescheduled to 25 September CapitalFM -Sports
    DOHA, Qatar, Aug 3 – The Wanda Diamond League today announced a further change to its 2020 calendar, with the date for the Doha Diamond League brought forward by around a fortnight. The fifth meeting of the season was scheduled for 9 October after it could not be held as ... more
  • 10 hours Kenya’s National Police Service goes digital CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3- The National Police Service has now digitized its services in measures aimed at increasing efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery. The move follows the digitization of services at the Judiciar, the Director of Public Prosecutions and several other government agencies. “There is no turning back on ... more
  • 10 hours Nurse succumbs to COVID-19 in Kenya, a week after giving birth CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3- The number of healthcare workers who have succumbed to coronavirus in the country rose to eight on Monday, after a nurse died in Kisii County. Health Ministry’s Chief Administrative Secretary Dr. Rashid Aman said the nurse died days after giving birth. She was identified as Marian ... more
  • 14 hours PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort Re-opens to local tourists CapitalFM -Biz
    MOMBASA, Kenya, Aug 3 – Mombasa county’s five star rated beach resort PrideInn Paradise has reopened to domestic tourists for business after a hiatus of four months. The hotel suspended operations on 30th March 2020 following government’s directives to the public to avoid unnecessary travel and ban on meetings and gatherings ... more
  • 15 hours Zimbabwe Bourse Resumes Trading after month-long suspension CapitalFM -Biz
    HARARE, Zimbabwe, Aug 3 – Trading resumed on the Zimbabwe stock exchange on Monday a month after it was ordered to halt business by authorities scrambling to protect the country’s currency, the bourse chief said. In a dramatic move on June 29, the government of the crises-plagued country dramatically shut ... more
  • 15 hours African leagues: Tunisia resume, Zambia falter, Algeria cancel CapitalFM -Sports
    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Aug 3 – Tunisia have become the second elite African league after Morocco to restart amid the coronavirus pandemic and four-time African champions Esperance stretched their lead to 12 points by winning. But Zambia, who resumed in mid July, will end their season this Thursday due to ... more
  • 15 hours 544 new COVID-19 cases and 13 deaths recorded in Kenya CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 3 – Kenya recorded 544 new infections from COVID-19 Monday raising the county’s caseload to 22, 597. Health Chief Administrative Secretary Rashid Aman told a news conference on the daily COVID-19 briefing that the new cases were identified from a pool of 2, 653 samples. “From the ... more
  • 15 hours Milner: Liverpool can’t afford to lose focus CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 3 – Liverpool midfielder James Milner has warned his team-mates it would be “criminal” for them to lose their focus after one Premier League title triumph. Jurgen Klopp’s side ended a 30-year wait for a domestic championship and have celebrated accordingly since it was confirmed in ... more
  • 16 hours PSG eyeing Liverpool’s Matip as potential Thiago silva replacement CapitalFM -Sports
    PARIS, France, Aug 3 – Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly preparing an approach for Liverpool defender Joel Matip, and hope to secure his services with a transfer bid of Sh7 million (£50m). Matip has established himself as a trusted member of Jurgen Klopp’s squad, having played a role in their recent ... more
  • 16 hours Court halts implementation of Executive Order on independent institutions CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3- The High Court has issued a conservatory order stopping the implementation of the Executive Order, by President Uhuru Kenyatta, which listed the Judiciary in a re-calibrated government structure putting it under Presidency.   In his ruling, Justice James Makau said the order should be stopped until a ... more
  • 16 hours Vettel-Stroll elbow bump sparks fresh Racing Point rumours CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 3 – The Formula One rumour mill has gone into overdrive after Sebastian Vettel was seen casually bumping elbows with Lawrence Stroll ahead of the British GP. Making his way to the grid, Vettel walked past the Racing Point team owner, bumped elbows and continued on ... more
  • 16 hours Lampard calls for ‘fair’ treatment for tired Chelsea CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 3 – Frank Lampard has called on the Premier League to give Chelsea a fair start to next season, saying the September 12 launch date is “too early” for his players. The Blues lost Saturday’s FA Cup final 2-1 to London rivals Arsenal but are still ... more
  • 16 hours Hamilton enjoys double success with sense of relief CapitalFM -Sports
    SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Aug 3 – As the dust settled, world championship leader Lewis Hamilton reflected with some relief on two important successes after his dramatic three-wheel triumph in the British Grand Prix. His victory for Mercedes on Sunday lifted Hamilton 30 points clear of team-mate Valtteri Bottas in this ... more
  • 16 hours DCI arrests gang posing as Safaricom and StarTimes staff CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3- Police in Nairobi have arrested fraudsters posing as Safaricom and StarTimes employees. According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, the four have been using a range of merchandise, including electronic gadgets and laptops they purport to be promoting or selling to lure their victims. The DCI ... more
  • 19 hours Kenyan SMEs to win big if proposed Free Trade Agreement with the US is adopted – AMCHAM CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3 – Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) will be some of the biggest beneficiaries of the Free Trade Agreement that is currently being negotiated between the governments of Kenya and United States. American Chamber of Commerce in Kenya (AMCHAM) CEO Maxwell Okello says SMEs will benefit from ... more
  • 19 hours 17 Lessons on marriage from Jada and Will Smith’s explosive Red Table Talk CapitalFM -LS
    1. Separation is not divorce. Jada and Will separated for a time only to come back together. 2. Almost all marriages go through a season where the couple feels like giving up on each other. Some end completely, others like for Jada and Smith emerge stronger. 3. Come to the ... more
  • 19 hours At least 20 dead in Afghan prison raid claimed by IS: officials CapitalFM
    Map of Afghanistan locating Jalalabad, where armed men stormed a prison in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday © AFP Jalalabad, Afghanistan, Aug 3 – At least 20 people have been killed in fighting between security forces and Islamic State gunmen raiding an Afghan jail, officials said ... more
  • 19 hours Chinese beer lovers leave facemasks and worries behind as festival opens CapitalFM
    Beer-lovers were reassured by China’s low numbers of new virus cases, and turned out to raise a glass © AFP / STR Beijing, China, Aug 3 – Thousands of Chinese beer lovers left their facemasks and virus worries behind to gather in large crowds and ... more
  • 20 hours Homa Bay nurse succumbs to COVID-19 a week after safe delivery CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 3 – A 32-year-old nurse succumbed to coronavirus on Sunday, a week after successfully delivering her baby at the Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital. Kisii County Director of Public Health Richard Ongware said the nurse died after her lungs collapsed due to effects of the COVID-19. The ... more
  • 21 hours Equity Recognized among the best banks in the world CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3 – Equity has been recognized among the top 1000 best banks globally by the Financial Times Banker Magazine. Equity was ranked at position 754 out of 1000 global banks, a ranking that was based on an array of metrics including the size of the lender, ... more
  • 21 hours Yatani, AG meet Senate leadership over revenue formula stalemate CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 3 – The Senate leadership is on Monday scheduled to hold a meeting with Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yattani in a bid to resolve the county revenue standoff. Senate Majority Whip Irungu Kanga’ta told Capital FM News that the meeting called by Yattani is aimed at ... more
  • 22 hours Sex workers from the slums hard hit by COVID-19 shutdown effects CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 3 – Like a drowning man, Rose Wambui and 24 of her girlfriends – all of whom are sex workers- are clutching at a straw, as the effects of COVID-19 pandemic shuttered their life. Their source of income. But Wambui believes she is better off because at ... more
  • 1 day Trump calls for new death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber CapitalFM -Sports
    WASHINGTON, United States, Aug 3 – US President Donald Trump called Sunday for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to be re-sentenced to death after an appeals court overturned the death penalty. “Rarely has anybody deserved the death penalty more than the Boston Bomber, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev,” Trump tweeted. “So many lives ... more
  • 1 day Ogier’s contract extension blessing to WRC Safari fans CapitalFM -Sports
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 2 – Sébastien Ogier’s burning desire to extend his World Rally Championship career into 2021 is being perceived as an opportunity for Kenyan fans to savour a tremendous sense of Safari Rally camaraderie. The six-time world rally champion and current leader had plans to hang-up his helmet ... more
  • 1 day Folau’s ‘personal choice’ not to take knee, says Dragons coach CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 2 – Australian rugby star Israel Folau was at the centre of fresh controversy on Sunday when he opted against taking a knee in a Super League anti-racism protest, a decision backed as a “personal choice” by his coach. Folau, 31, playing for Catalans Dragons, raised ... more
  • 1 day The sporting weekend: Who said what CapitalFM -Sports
    PARIS, France, Aug 2 – Punctures at Silverstone, pull-out from the US Open. Who was saying what in sport this weekend: “I was managing it and praying to get round and not be too slow. I have definitely never experienced anything like that on the last lap and my heart ... more
  • 1 day ‘Didn’t think I’d make it’: Hamilton’s ‘heart-stopping’ British GP puncture CapitalFM -Sports
    SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Aug 2 – Lewis Hamilton said he feared he may not have made it home when a last lap puncture almost derailed his charge to a record seventh British Grand Prix victory on Sunday. “I didn’t think I would make it round the last two corners,” admitted ... more
  • 1 day Infantino staying on as FIFA blasts Swiss probe CapitalFM -Sports
    GENEVA, Switzerland, Aug 2 – FIFA president Gianni Infantino will continue in his post, world football’s governing body insisted Sunday, as they blasted the launch of Swiss criminal proceedings against him. “There was and is absolutely no reason to open any investigation because nothing remotely criminal has happened and there ... more
  • 1 day ‘Lucky and unlucky,’ says Verstappen after chasing three-wheel Hamilton CapitalFM -Sports
    SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Aug 2 – Max Verstappen said he was “lucky – and unlucky” after finishing second behind Lewis Hamilton’s ‘three-wheel’ Mercedes in Sunday’s dramatic British Grand Prix. The Red Bull driver and his race crew believed they might have had a chance of victory as Hamilton and his ... more
  • 1 day Matsanga seeks IoM’s intervention to halt hiring of new ICC prosecutor CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 3 – The Chairman of the Pan African Forum, Dr. David Matsanga, is now seeking the intervention of the Independent Oversight Mechanism (IoM), at The International Criminal Court to launch an independent inquiry on the hiring of a new Chief Prosecutor. Matsanga wants the IoM to intervene ... more
  • 2 days Hope for COVID-19 patients in Kenya as 58 more discharged CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 2 – 58 COVID-19 patients were discharged from various hospitals countrywide Sunday, raising the total number of recoveries in the country so far to 8, 477. Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said the country had also recorded 690 new infections from COVID-19, raising the country’s caseload to ... more
  • 2 days 690 new COVID cases in Kenya as Deaths rise to 369 CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 2 – Kenya recorded 690 new infections from COVID-19 Sunday, raising the country’s caseload to 22,053. Fatalities also rose to 369 after five more patients succumbed to the virus, according to the country’s Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe. Kagwe said public health officials had conducted tests from ... more
  • 2 days Mitumba traders urge Govt to clear way for resumption of trade CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 2 – The Mitumba Association of Kenya is making an urgent plea to the Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development to publish the protocols for the resumption of the importation and sale of imported or second-hand clothes as directed by the President. Three weeks ago, President ... more
  • 2 days Africa should support COVID-19 vaccine trials and provide scientific leadership CapitalFM
    The news that the University of Oxford has developed a coronavirus vaccine that appears safe and has triggered an immune response, is an encouraging step in our long journey toward returning to normality. It also provides the opportunity to join forces to tackle the pandemic and highlight Africa’s scientific leadership. ... more
  • 2 days Nakuru Governor kinyanjui roots for ‘one man one shilling’ revenue-sharing formula CapitalFM
    NAKURU, Kenya, Aug 2- Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui says he supports the controversial ‘one man one shilling county revenue sharing formula, saying areas with high population have been getting a raw deal. Kinyanjui said Nakuru County contributes the second-largest Gross Domestic Product at 6.3 percent after Nairobi, but that is ... more
  • 2 days Nurses Union issues strike notice if Senate fails to resolve county revenue stand-off CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 2- The Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) has issued a seven-day strike notice if the Senate fails to pass and approve the controversial third basis revenue formula for counties.  The union’s Secretary-General Seth Panyako said the continued delay by the Senate to approve the Sh316 billion ... more
  • 2 days Govt says Tanzanians Welcome to Kenya CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 2 – Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia has assured that Tanzanians will not be denied entry into the country even though the country is excluded on the list of countries allowed to fly passengers in.  Kenya and Tanzania is embroiled in a diplomatic tiff after the exclusion ... more
  • 2 days Three things we learned from the FA Cup final CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 1 – Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 thanks to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s brace in the FA Cup final on Saturday. AFP Sport looks at three things we learned from the Wembley clash: Irreplacable Aubameyang In what could be his last game for Arsenal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang showed why the ... more
  • 2 days Aubameyang scores twice as Arsenal lift 14th FA Cup, qualify for Europa   CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 1 – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang inspired Arsenal to a record 14th FA Cup win as the Gunners captain struck twice to beat Chelsea 2-1 in the final at an empty Wembley on Saturday. Christian Pulisic had given Chelsea the dream start, but the Blues unravelled after Aubameyang ... more
  • 2 days Hamilton shatters lap record to grab British Grand Prix pole CapitalFM -Sports
    Lewis Hamilton powered to a 91st career pole position at Silverstone © POOL/AFP / Frank Augstein SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Aug 1 – Lewis Hamilton smashed the track record twice on Saturday to grab a record seventh British Grand Prix pole position with a stunning performance ... more
  • 2 days Kenya confident Tanzania will reinstate KQ landing rights CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1- The government now says that Tanzania has agreed to reverse the decision of revoking Kenya Airways landing approval, following talks. Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said he had a virtual meeting with his Tanzanian Counterpart Isaac Kamwelwe, and agreed to look into the matter reiterating that ... more
  • 2 days Judiciary says Court of Appeal never gave EACC powers to Prosecute CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1- The Judiciary has clarified that a recent ruling by the Court of Appeal did not grant the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) powers to prosecute, as reported by a section of media. In a statement, the Judiciary said such powers are vested with the Office of ... more
  • 2 days Kenya ready for business as it re-opens airspace CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1- Kenya hs assured that it is ready for business, as it opened the airspace to international passenger flights. The airspace which was closed in late March over COVID-19 was opened to select countries which have low infection rates, including the China, US, Japan and neighbouring Uganda. ... more
  • 3 days Hamilton grabs pole position for British Grand Prix CapitalFM -Sports
    SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Aug 1 – Lewis Hamilton smashed the track record twice on Saturday to grab a record seventh British Grand Prix pole position with a stunning performance in a tense qualifying session. Hamilton, who on Sunday seeks a record-increasing seventh Silverstone victory, finished ahead of his Mercedes team-mate ... more
  • 3 days Kenya resumes international passenger flights under tight COVID-19 rules CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1- Kenya resumed international flights on Saturday under tight COVID-19 regulations. Passengers interviewed said they were happy with conditions introduced by airlines. Several flights were seen landing and taking off for the better part of Saturday. The first flight, to Ethiopia, left the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ... more
  • 3 days 23 people dead in Kenya’s highest COVID-19 single day toll CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 1 – 23 people died in Kenya Saturday, the highest single day fatality toll since the pandemic broke out in March. Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said the new deaths were recorded since Saturday. “We also have 727 new COVID-19 positive cases,” Kagwe said, updating the country’s ... more
  • 3 days Yakub Rashid to Replace Ndolo as Nairobi Police boss CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1- Nairobi Police chief Philip Ndolo has been moved. He will be replaced by Rashid Yakub, in new changes announced by Inspector General of Police Hilary Mutyambai. Ndolo is moving to Kiganjo Police Training College as a Deputy Commandant. He will replace Gabriel Musau, who will now ... more
  • 3 days Kenyan journalist Yassin Juma detained in Ethiopia getting consular assistance: MFA CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 1 – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it is offering consular assistance to Kenyan journalist Yassin Juma who was arrested and charged in Ethiopia early this month. Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo said a consular officer at the Kenya Embassy in Addis Ababa Ethiopia last week visited ... more
  • 3 days Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights CapitalFM -Biz
    Nairobi, 30 July 2020 – Kenya Airways (KQ) today resumed international passenger services following the easing of movement restrictions as directed by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The first international flights depart today 1st August to the following international destinations; London, Dubai, Addis Ababa, Kigali, and Lusaka. During the month there will ... more
  • 3 days KQ seeking to move 8,000 Passengers and 720,000kgs of cargo in the first week of resuming international air travel CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 1 – Kenya Airways is seeking to move 720,000 kilogrammes of cargo and 8,000 passengers in the next one week, following its resumption of international travel today. The Airline said the projection is against its performance during the pandemic period, when it flew about 10,000 tonnes of ... more
  • 3 days Beyonce Delights Fans with Stylized Visual Album ‘Black is King’ CapitalFM -Biz
    NEW YORK, United States, Aug 1 – Pop royalty Beyonce on Friday released her much-hyped visual album “Black Is King,” an aesthetically ambitious video billed as a companion to her 2019 album of songs inspired by Disney’s live-action remake of “The Lion King.” The highly stylized visual narrative released on ... more
  • 3 days Tanzania strikes back, locks out KQ after exclusion of her nationals to Kenya CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Aug 1 – Tanzania has now blocked Kenya Airways from her airspace following Kenya’s decision to exclude her passengers from flying in over fears of COVID-19. Hours after Kenya released an amended list of countries whose nationalities will be allowed into the country, Tanzania fired back through its ... more
  • 3 days Kenya Reviews Welcome List To Include US, UK, France And Others As Airspace Opens CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 31 – Kenya has reviewed a list of countries whose passengers are welcome as it resumes international flights. The country’s Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia had on Thursday listed China, Canada, South Korea, Namibia, Uganda, Rwanda, Morocco, Japan, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia and Switzerland as the only countries cleared. ... more
  • 3 days Kenya reviews welcome list to include US, UK, France and others as airspace opens CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya Jul 31 – Kenya has reviewed a list of countries whose passengers are welcome as it resumes international flights. The country’s Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia had on Thursday listed China, Canada, South Korea, Namibia, Uganda, Rwanda, Morocco, Japan, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia and Switzerland as the only countries cleared. ... more
  • 4 days FA Cup win would be ‘small step’ in Lampard’s plan for Chelsea CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Jul 31 – Frank Lampard believes Chelsea should be aiming to fight for league titles every year, but winning the FA Cup on Saturday could be a building block towards a title challenge next season. In his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge, Lampard has guided ... more
  • 4 days Verstappen tops Hamilton, Hulkenberg returns with ninth in opening practice CapitalFM -Sports
    SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom, Jul 31 – Max Verstappen outpaced championship leader Lewis Hamilton to top the times for Red Bull in Friday’s opening free practice for this weekend’s British Grand Prix. The Dutchman clocked a best lap in one minute and 27.422 seconds to beat Hamilton’s Mercedes by 0.474 seconds. ... more
  • 4 days All-rounder who blazed new grounds as Kenya’s first female basketball referee CapitalFM -Sports
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 – You’re probably one of the millions of ladies who do sport. And you’ve probably dreamed about being the best or the most recognized in a male dominated world. Well, June Olucho grew up to become just that. Not only did she become Kenya’s first ever ... more
  • 4 days Kenya must do more to protect migrant workers in the Middle East CapitalFM
    Nairobi, Kenya, Jul 31 – Most Kenyans migrating to the Middle East for jobs are subjected to domestic servitude, sexual abuse, torture and acute violation of terms of employment. According to a research report released by the ENACT programme on enhancing Africa’s response to transnational organised crime on Wednesday, over 90% of ... more
  • 4 days Nakuru declares 5-day curfew in Njoro, Mau Narok and Elburgon to end clashes CapitalFM
    NAKURU, Kenya Jul 31 – Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui has imposed a five-day curfew starting 6-00pm – 7.00am from Friday in Njoro, Mau Narok and Elburgon to tame ethnic clashes. This follows the killings of three people following renewed ethnic clashes. During this period, Governor Kinyanjui, no resident will be ... more
  • 4 days Govt unveils tracing app targeting air travel passengers CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 – The government will officially launch a mobile app for air travel passengers on August 1st, to help track incoming passengers as well as help in easing congestion at airports around the country. Director of Public Health Koki Mutua said the app contains a surveillance form, ... more
  • 4 days Selection of Countries allowed to fly to Kenya not based on diplomatic relations – Govt CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 – As Kenya prepares to open its skies up to international passengers on August 1st, the Ministry of Health has said that the selection of countries whose passengers are allowed in is not based on diplomatic relations. Health Cabinet Secretary said the categorization will keep on ... more
  • 4 days 16 deaths as Kenya records 723 new COVID cases CapitalFM
    NAIROBI, Kenya July 31 – Kenya recorded 16 new virus deaths Friday as positive cases surged to 20,636. The country’s Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said 723 new positive cases were detected from 8,679 samples tested in 24 hours. “We continue to record high numbers of positive cases and that ... more
  • 4 days Alila vows to promote beach football if elected FKF boss CapitalFM -Sports
    KISUMU, Kenya, Jul 31 – Football Kenya Federation (FKF) presidential aspirant Tom Alila has pledged to promote beach football and futsal in the country as part of his manifesto if elected to the top seat. Alila, who is a former Nyanza FKF National Executive Council member says he has what ... more
  • 4 days Cook with Me: Making Mutton Biryani with Chef Ali Mandhry for Eid Al Adha CapitalFM -LS
    Eid al Adha, also known as the ‘feast of the sacrifice’ is the second of two Islamic holidays meant to honour Ibrahim for his willingness to sacrifice his son Ishmael as an act of obedience to Allah. Muslims across the globe celebrate this day in all its splendour ... more
  • 4 days Tailor-made solutions to ensure SMEs survival amidst COVID-19 CapitalFM
    For many small businesses who are navigating these difficult times, they will testify to the fact they keep being bombarded with the word, ‘Adaptation’. Whilst it is indeed the most natural direction to take in an unpredictable environment such as this, only in very few cases does adapting mean less ... more
  • 4 days July Inflation drops to 4.36pc CapitalFM -Biz
    NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 – Kenya’s year-on-year inflation in July further dropped to 4.36 percent from 4.59 percent in June, the lowest it has been since November 2019 before the coronavirus pandemic hit the economy. According to the latest figures by Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, the consumer price index increased ... more
  • 4 days Arteta hopes FA Cup win convinces Aubameyang to stay at Arsenal CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Jul 31 – Mikel Arteta believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s future at Arsenal could be influenced by the outcome of Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea as the Gunners try to convince the Gabon international to extend his contract. Aubameyang, 31, has just one year left on his deal ... more
  • 4 days Premier League looking at clinical passports solution for fans’ return CapitalFM -Sports
    LONDON, United Kingdom, Jul 31 – Clinical passports may be the solution in getting fans back to football stadia, the Premier League’s chief executive Richard Masters said on Friday. Masters says having defied the sceptics in resuming and bringing the season to a climax — behind closed doors — after ... more
  • 4 days Players kneel as NBA restarts in Florida ‘bubble’ CapitalFM -Sports
    ORLANDO, United States, Jul 31 – The NBA relaunched its coronavirus-hit season on Thursday, with players taking a knee during the US national anthem in a show of support for the Black Lives Matter movement. Four months after the league shut down in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ... more
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