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Garissa Governor Nadhif Jama loses seat

The Court of Appeal sitting in Nairobi has nullified election of Garissa County Governor Nadhif Jama and ruled the poll was not free and fair.

Two burn to death in Ntulele trailer accident

Police watched helplessly as two people burnt to death after a trailer they were traveling in from Nairobi to Kisumu crashed at Ntulele area along the Narok-Mai Mahiu Highway Wednesday morning.

CORD: We are not ready to face another election with IEBC

The Coalition for Reform and Democracy (CORD) has come out in reaction to the recently aired expose on the issues surrounding the 2013 general election.

People Magazine names Lupita 'World's Most Beautiful Person'

People magazine’s '50 most Beautiful People' issue, which will hit newstands this Friday, will carry award-winning Kenyan-Mexican actress, film and music video director Lupita Nyong’o on the cover, according to an announcement made on the Today Show on American television.

Nairobi to get first batch of BRT system buses in June

The Nairobi County Executive for Public Works, Roads and Transport Evans Ondieki has announced that the county will be receiving the first batch of buses under the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system by June this year.

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New strategy needed to end road carnage

Even with stringent traffic rules put in place, accidents continue to occur on our roads at an alarming frequency. While too much emphasis has been placed on the ban on night travel and subjecting drivers to random Alcoblow tests, accidents occurring over the last few weeks show that our priorities could be wrong.

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  • Creating quality jobs in Kenya: Part II Columns Why have we not created jobs from sports despite 42 per cent of the population being 14 years or younger? Why is there no Kenyan equivalent of the English Premier League? Why is golf not big when we have sunshine 365 days a year? Why don’t we win gold medals in javelin, yet we have had spears for thousands of years?
  • First Lady’s performance in marathon inspired millions Current Affairs Great and befitting accolades have been poured on Kenyan marathoners for their sterling performance at the London Marathon. But equally and perhaps even more significant was the unique performance of Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta at the same race.
  • Courts must always focus on applying the law Current Affairs In the last few weeks our courts have made several decisions with far reaching political social and economic consequences. These decisions bring to mind the famous 1963 US Supreme Court case of Gideon V. Wainright.
  • Why governments must strive to reach out to the family Columns In reaction to last week’s article, a very kind gentleman wrote to me and stated while agreeing with my call to the President and the Deputy President to devolve power and responsibility to families, he wanted to know “how do the authorities meet the family half-way? Perhaps you can expound that in your next article” he said.
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