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TIFA: Raila Odinga ahead of William Ruto in both Nairobi and Kajiado counties
If elections were held today, Raila Odinga will carry the day in Nairobi County, with 52 per cent of the voters choosing him in the presidential contest over William Ruto.
By Stephanie Wangari 5 days ago
TIFA: Raila Odinga ahead of William Ruto in both Nairobi and Kajiado counties
Jubilee settles on Uhuru's sister as top pick in Senate nomination
President Uhuru Kenyatta's sister, Kristina Wambui Pratt, has been picked as one of the women nominees to the Senate.
By Stephanie Wangari 11 days ago
Jubilee settles on Uhuru's sister as top pick in Senate nomination
LIVE BLOG: 2022 Presidential Debate
Ruto; Our competitors have run away from this debate in total contempt to the people of Kenya.
By Stephanie Wangari 12 days ago
LIVE BLOG: 2022 Presidential Debate
Nithi River acccident: Raila, Ruto send condolence messages to affected families
Presidential candidates Raila Odinga and William Ruto have sent messages of condolences to the family and friends of those who perished in the Sunday evening road accident at River Nithi.
By Stephanie Wangari 13 days ago
Nithi River acccident: Raila, Ruto send condolence messages to affected families
NTSA suspends Modern Coast Bus operations
The National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has halted the operations of Modern Coast Express Limited.
By Stephanie Wangari 13 days ago
NTSA suspends Modern Coast Bus operations
KNEC reveals dates when Grade 6 learners can pick junior secondary schools
KNEC says it will open its Grade Six assessment portal between August 15 and 30, 2022 to allow the candidates select junior secondary schools they’d wish to join.
By Stephanie Wangari 16 days ago
KNEC reveals dates when Grade 6 learners can pick junior secondary schools
Rigathi Gachagua: Construction of my house stalled after funds were frozen
Rigathi Gachagua has said that the construction of his house in Nyeri stalled after the courts froze his cash in various bank accounts in October 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 19 days ago
Rigathi Gachagua: Construction of my house stalled after funds were frozen
'Kata simu': Laughter, banter, slang use as Wamae and Mutua face off
Clarification-quest, banters, disbelief, use of slang, regular laughter and passionate defense of respective manifestos dominated tier-one of the deputy presidential debate on Tuesday.
By Stephanie Wangari 19 days ago
'Kata simu': Laughter, banter, slang use as Wamae and Mutua face off
End of the road for Sonko as candidature revoked?
The revocation by IEBC came days after Supreme Court ruled that Sonko was fairly removed from office in December 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 20 days ago
End of the road for Sonko as candidature revoked?
Kang'ata, Natembeya lead in governor race, TIFA poll shows
Murang’a Senator Irungu Kang’ata would win the county’s gubernatorial contest if elections were held today, a recent TIFA poll shows.
By Stephanie Wangari 24 days ago
Kang'ata, Natembeya lead in governor race, TIFA poll shows
Karungo wa Thang'wa: Sonko comparisons unfair
Karungo wa Thang’wa, who is eyeing Kiambu senatorial seat in August 9 polls, maintains he wasn’t impeached on gross misconduct allegations.
By Stephanie Wangari 25 days ago
Karungo wa Thang'wa: Sonko comparisons unfair
Raila most preferred candidate - TIFA poll reveals
Kenya Kwanza Alliance's William Ruto closely follows with 39% while George Wajackoya of Roots Party comes in third at 4%.
By Stephanie Wangari 27 days ago
Raila most preferred candidate - TIFA poll reveals
Suspect on the run wanted by DCI
DCI looking for suspect Abdirahman Mohammed Abdi wanted for land fraud, forging title deeds, says he’s been on the run since arrest warrant was issued in 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 30 days ago
Suspect on the run wanted by DCI
Only court can revoke clearance of presidential candidates- IEBC
IEBC says it will not revoke the nomination of the four presidential candidates who have already been cleared to vie in the August General Election.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Only court can revoke clearance of presidential candidates- IEBC
Two jailed for forging academic certificates
Two women accused of forging academic documents to gain employment have been sentenced to jail or pay their respective fines. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Two jailed for forging academic certificates
Internet usage has tripled in seven years, report reveals
Notably, internet usage has tripled from 13% in 2015 to 46% in 2022.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Internet usage has tripled in seven years, report reveals
Ruto: I have no apologies over my Uhuru-slapping remarks
Kenya Kwanza presidential candidate William Ruto has admitted to almost slapping his boss, President Uhuru Kenyatta, when Uhuru, as Ruto alleges, almost gave up on the 2017 presidential re-run.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Ruto: I have no apologies over my Uhuru-slapping remarks
Makau Mutua rubbishes Ruto's manifesto
Azimio la Umoja coalition have rubbished Kenya Kwanza's manifesto as a lofty document filled with empty promises and slogans. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Makau Mutua rubbishes Ruto's manifesto
Kenyan extradited to UK to face sexual molestation charges
A Kenyan has been extradited to the United Kingdom (UK) to face charges of sexual harassment and molestation of minors.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Kenyan extradited to UK to face sexual molestation charges
Prof Makau Mutua steps down as KHRC chairperson
Prof Makau Mutua has stepped down as the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) Chairperson.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Prof Makau Mutua steps down as KHRC chairperson
Police arrest woman masquerading as officer during TV interview
Police in Kilimani, Nairobi, arrest a woman masquerading as a police officer during an interview at Inooro TV where she was a panelist.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Police arrest woman masquerading as officer during TV interview
South Africa: Chemical poisoning caused death of 21 teenagers
Authorities confirm chemical poisoning caused Sunday's deaths of 21 teenagers at a nightclub in East London, South Africa.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
South Africa: Chemical poisoning caused death of 21 teenagers
Kenya power on spot after military officer dies by electrocution
The Kenya Power has since issued a statement saying it is probing the incident and will forward the details to investigative officers upon completion.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Kenya power on spot after military officer dies by electrocution
Media coverage: Raila had 61 per cent compared to Ruto's 38 per cent
Raila Odinga enjoyed a 61.2 per cent media coverage while his competitor, Kenya Kwanza flag bearer William Ruto got 38 per cent
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Media coverage: Raila had 61 per cent compared to Ruto's 38 per cent
All presidential candidates to meet Chebukati next week
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairperson Wafula Chebukati has invited all the four presidential candidates to a meeting on Wednesday next week. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
All presidential candidates to meet Chebukati next week
Murathe wants Raila to legalise bhang if he wins August polls
Murathe said he likes the ideology of Roots Party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah, who is promoting the legalisation of the herb for produce and sale purposes.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Murathe wants Raila to legalise bhang if he wins August polls
More women prefer Johnson Sakaja than Polycarp Igathe, TIFA poll shows
Sakaja is more popular among women voters (41 per cent) compared to Igathe at 24 per cent.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
More women prefer Johnson Sakaja than Polycarp Igathe, TIFA poll shows
Leave or be evicted, Kenya Railways to Taita Taveta land encroachers
The Kenya Railways has asked residents of Taita Taveta to vacate encroached land in 14 days’ time, lest they be forcefully evicted.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Leave or be evicted, Kenya Railways to Taita Taveta land encroachers
Petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from Nairobi race dismissed
A petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from the Nairobi governorship has been dismissed.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from Nairobi race dismissed
Pastor calls Kenya Kwanza 'Kenya Kwisha' while praying for DP Ruto
Kenya Kwisha is a term that has been used by the coalition's opponents to deride the William Ruto-led outfit.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Pastor calls Kenya Kwanza 'Kenya Kwisha' while praying for DP Ruto
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Prof George Wajackoyah: From street boy to presidential candidate
Wajackoyah was arrested, beaten and detained before he was rescued and taken into exile in the United Kingdom.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Prof George Wajackoyah: From street boy to presidential candidate
US govt vows to support Kenya in ensuring free and fair elections
The United States government maintains it will support Kenya in ensuring a free and fair General Election on August 9.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
US govt vows to support Kenya in ensuring free and fair elections
Drama as Wanjigi confronts Chebukati for locking him out of presidential race
Jimi Wanjigi of Safina Party is a livid man.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Drama as Wanjigi confronts Chebukati for locking him out of presidential race
Govt paying close attention to areas prone to political violence, Matiang'i
The government is paying close attention to areas that are prone to political violence ahead of the August polls, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has said.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Govt paying close attention to areas prone to political violence, Matiang'i
Kenyan man pleads guilty to ivory, drug trafficking in US
Kenyan Masur Mohamed pled guilty, in US Federal Court, to conspiring to traffic rhinoceros horns, elephant ivory and distribute heroin to a buyer in the US.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Kenyan man pleads guilty to ivory, drug trafficking in US
It was a pleasure working with you - Uhuru tells Cabinet Secretaries
President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed gratitude to his Cabinet Secretaries for their service during his two terms in office.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
It was a pleasure working with you - Uhuru tells Cabinet Secretaries
Governor Wa Iria resumes IEBC protests, claims Chebukati ignoring him
The Murangá Governor vowed if he will not be on the ballot he would be the leader of a resistance movement which he said: "will start immediately".
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Governor Wa Iria resumes IEBC protests, claims Chebukati ignoring him
Rigathi Gachagua: I am not a dictator
Gachagua was responding after some MPs allied to the Kenya Kwanza Alliance said they rejected his running mate candidature for fear that he is dictatorial.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Rigathi Gachagua: I am not a dictator
Gideon Moi: Raila Odinga is our presidential candidate
Baringo Senator Gideon Moi has assured Raila Odinga that the Kenya African National Union (KANU) is fully behind his presidential bid.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Gideon Moi: Raila Odinga is our presidential candidate
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Can Martha Karua hold DP and CS posts at the same time?
Raila Odinga said Martha Karua will hold the Justice and Constitutional Affairs CS post to ensure that Kenya’s constitutional shortcomings are addressed.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 months ago
Can Martha Karua hold DP and CS posts at the same time?