McMillan Library’s unique newspaper collection contains some of the only remaining copies of newspapers from 28 different publishers. The collection includes newspaper coverage of pressing issues such as decolonization, place and identity, colonial legacies, policies and land issues, as well as public memory and consciousness.
Taifa Kenya newspaper of June 11, 1966, issue no. 610: President Kenyatta gives a warning to them that want to destroy the Kanu party. Intrauterine Devices (IUD) , that are used to prevent pregnancy in women are true, this is according to WHO's report.
Kenya Leo ya Oktoba 09, 1985, issue no. 844: Mapigano makali yazuka Uganda. Wapalestina 12, wateka nyara meli moja ya Italia karibu na bandari ya Alexandria. Nyati aua mkulima wilayani Uasin Gishu. Walimu wa shahada kufundisha sekondari.
The Nairobi Times 1982 no.327 November 30th''Major Antony Jason Macharia An Intelligence Officer In The Disbanded Kenya Air Force Convicted Of Failing To Report A Mutiny And Sentenced To One Year. "Heads Of Department In Moyale Sub-District Asked To Encourage Illiterate Workers In their Department To Join Adult Literacy.'' Tragic Accident That Robbed Kenyans Stella Awinja A Student At University Of Nairobi And One Of Most Brilliant young Actress In East Africa.''
Sunday Post newspaper of July 31, 1960, issue no. 1295: Police dogs and safari ants at the funeral of Ex Senior Chief Koinange. Two European police inspectors slashed by a mar armed with a simi at Wundanyi. Trans Mediterranean Airlines announce the arrival of their D.C 4 special charter from Brussels to Nairobi airport.
Sunday Times newspaper of January 07, 1996, issue no. 402: Kiambu district loses nearly Sh. 64m due to the just ended boycott by farmers. Drug trafficker , a Ugandan woman gets 6 years, 8 strokes jail term. Weddings turned into money-minting business.