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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.

When President Uhuru's adviser vanished into thin air

When Dr Naomi Kathure Mutea, a senior nursing lecturer at Dedan Kimathi University, received a call from her first born son, Albert Muriuki on December 24, 2013, everything seemed normal.

White House 'horrified' by massacre in South Sudan

The White House on Tuesday called the massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan an abomination and called for an end to the cycle of violence there.

Billions Governors set to control in Counties

Nairobi and Turkana counties will, for the second year running, get the lion’s share of the county allocations, if proposals contained in the County Allocation of Revenue Bill 2014 are passed by Parliament.

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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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