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  • Governor Sonko vows to fight City cartels as he outlines agenda for Nairobi

    August 21, 2017 7:19 AM 7

    NAIROBI, KENYA: Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Monday promised to deal with cartels that have denied the city revenue to finance most of its operations. During a swearing in ceremony attended by President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta, Deputy President-elect William Ruto and outgoing Governor Evans Kidero, Sonko said it will not be business as usual as his administration

  • Sonko, Igathe take oath with pledge to transform Nairobi

    August 21, 2017 7:19 AM 6

    By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 21 – Mike Sonko has formally taken over as Nairobi Governor after taking his oath of office at an event attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta, his Deputy William Ruto and several Cabinet Secretaries. Sonko was sworn in alongside his Deputy Polycarp Igathe, effectively taking over from Evans Kidero and Jonathan Mueke

  • Police arrest suspect behind murder of two tourists in Mombasa

    August 21, 2017 6:38 AM 6

    Police have arrested one suspect behind the murder of two foreigners now confirmed as Swiss nationals found dumped by the roadside in Mombasa at Nguu Tatu area of Kiembeni, Mombasa County. Kisauni police boss Christopher Rotich says two other suspects, a caretaker and night guard, are on the run. Rotich says the elderly couple Werner Borner Paul and Marrianne

  • Nyamira residents scramble for bread and soda as governors draw clear distinctive line

    August 21, 2017 5:49 AM 4

    More elected governors are taking the oath of office in memorable events with a number seeking to slash millions allocated for their inauguration ceremonies saying the money could serve other electorate needs. In Nyamira County, John Nyangarama retained his seat on an ODM party ticket surviving pressure from Jubilee's Walter Nyambati who came inches

  • Open letter from Boniface Mwangi after losing election

    August 21, 2017 4:27 AM 6

    There is so much that will be said about our campaign. One of the greatest things that we achieved was that it was wholly funded by you, the people. My campaign was made possible by your love, support and donations. All the money donated, from as little as 10 shillings, contributed to making our campaign a great success. I have a summary of how we spent

  • IEBC officials held for trying to 'alter' election results

    August 20, 2017 9:01 PM 5

    Three people, including two electoral agency officials, were at the weekend arrested for trying to 'change' results of the polls at a tallying centre in Nairobi. Sixteen presidential ballot boxes were destroyed and materials reportedly altered during the incident on Saturday. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) officials, a deputy

  • Drama as rights activist Kiai briefly stopped at JKIA over clearance to travel

    August 20, 2017 9:00 PM 4

    A human rights activist was Sunday morning briefly blocked from flying out of the country. It took the intervention of director of immigration services Maj-Gen (rtd) Gordon Kihalangwa to have Maina Kiai, a board member of the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC), cleared to fly to Amsterdam en-route to Prague, Czech Republic. Kihalangwa said Mr Kiai was neither

  • NASA cites 62 constituencies as having discrepancies

    August 20, 2017 9:00 PM 4

    At least 27 counties had polling stations where vote rigging occurred, according to the Opposition's presidential election petition. And on Sunday, the petitioners, Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka, publicly notified the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), its chairman Wafula Chebukati and President Uhuru Kenyatta, who are the first

  • NASA raises concerns over death of second IEBC official

    August 20, 2017 5:25 PM 7

    National Super Alliance (NASA) co-principal, Musalia Mudavadi, has raised the red flag over the death of a second Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) official one day after the commission’s ICT Director, Chris Msando, was laid to rest in his Lifunga Kobiero rural home in Ugenya, Siaya County. Speaking at Milimani Guest House after

  • Kitisuru residents call on Sonko to demolish illegal businesses in the area

    August 20, 2017 4:53 PM 7

    Residents of Kitisuru estate are now calling upon the Governor-elect of Nairobi, Mike Mbuvi Sonko, to intervene swiftly and close a carwash and bar setup that has been allegedly set up in the area illegally. According to a letter sent to the office of the governor, Nairobi City County, the residents claim that the owners of the two businesses that have been erected