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  • Tribal clashes leave seven locals dead

    September 24, 2017 8:36 AM

    Tension is high Transmara West, Narok County, after seven people were killed in tribal clashes between Maasais and Kipsigis. "Mr Kolian was ambushed as he drove home in his taxi by unknown people," he said, adding that police officers are hunting down the killers. His mutilated body was found at Pusanki trading centre with deep cuts to the head. Esoit

  • Supreme Court has strongly affirmed its independence

    September 24, 2017 8:26 AM

    Kenya’s Supreme Court has finally come of age. It took trial by ordeal to get there — but Kenyans and the whole world know without nary a doubt that the rule of law is alive and well in Nairobi. The judicial earthquake first struck the Jubilee regime on September 1 when the Supreme Court delivered in precis its ruling nullifying the August 8 presidential

  • Union boss reveals two National Super Alliance leaders behind nurses’ strike

    September 24, 2017 8:09 AM

    Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) has revealed that some National Super Alliance leaders (NASA) are behind the nurses’ strike. According to KNUN Secretary General Seth Panyako, the Council of Governors chairman Josephat Nanok (Turkana Governor) and Kisii Governor James Ongwae are responsible for the prolonged boycott. Mr Panyako, stated on Saturday

  • Jubilee leaders’ rivalry threatens President Uhuru Kenyatta’s campaigns

    September 24, 2017 7:44 AM

    Campaigns for President Uhuru Kenyatta in Mt Kenya failed to start as planned following wrangles among leaders. Rivalry between politicians involved in strategising for the vote hunt emerged a week after President Uhuru Kenyatta hosted leaders from 10 counties in Mt Kenya at Sagana State Lodge in Nyeri County. The meeting succeeded in bringing together

  • Why Raila should continue campaigns at the Coast despite impressive performance on August 8

    September 24, 2017 7:24 AM

    Raila Odinga risks losing more votes to Uhuru Kenyatta in his Coast strongholds. So far, there seems to be a wide contrast between the level of energy exhibited by the ODM campaign on the Coast before the August 8 General Election and after. Whether this is as a result of Raila’s confidence in unwavering support or that ODM politicians, after security

  • Can Sonko tame the raging matatu cartels?

    September 24, 2017 7:04 AM

    Governor Mike Sonko’s about turn on the matatu crackdown in the city, is a boon to cartels running the capital’s transport system. A former matatu operator and chair of Eastlands Matatu Operators Association, the governor has found himself in a spot where he has to implement rules he once went to court to fight and won. Since 2004 when the late Transport

  • Jubilee wants NASA members probed over IEBC servers

    September 23, 2017 9:05 PM

    The Jubilee Party has written to the Directorate of Public Prosecutions – DPP seeking to have Siaya Senator James Orengo and NASA Co-principal Musalia Mudavadi investigated for allegedly accessing the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission’s servers. In the letter to the DPP Keriako Tobiko, Jubilee Secretary General Raphael Tuju says Orengo

  • Why Njoki's report on IEBC forms supports the majority judges decision

    September 23, 2017 9:05 PM

    Some 48 hours after the presidential election petition was filed, the IEBC deposited in the Supreme Court, 1 Form 34C, 291 Forms 34B and 41,451 Forms 34A. There were 41,743 forms in total. A scrutiny of these forms was undertaken by representatives of all parties and in the presence of officials of the Supreme Court led by the Registrar of the Supreme

  • Kenya Airports Authority set to expand Homa bay Airstrip

    September 23, 2017 9:04 PM

    Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) will expand Kabunde airstrip to boost tourism sector. The airport serves Flight 540 and caters for passengers from neighbouring Kisii, Bomet, Migori and parts of Tanzania. KAA Chief Executive Officer Johnny Anderson met Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti before touring the facility. The airstrip had been neglected until February

  • Rising murder, suicide cases over land row alarm police

    September 23, 2017 9:04 PM

    Police in Meru have raised the red flag over rising cases of murder and suicide linked to land and domestic disputes. Speaking in Meru town, county police Commander Nelson Taliti said in a span of four weeks five people have been murdered while three have committed suicide after row over land. The police boss regretted that many people have hacked their