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  • KDF to bomb Boni forest to flush out militants

    August 20, 2017 2:37 PM 2

    Residents of Boni Forest in Lamu County have been issued with a 48 hour ultimatum to relocate to safer areas to pave way for an aerial bombardment by the Kenya Defense Forces to flush out Al-Shabaab militants. Operation Linda Boni Director Joseph Kanyiri called on all residents, especially the herders, to vacate the surrounding areas to avoid being killed

  • President Kenyatta to grace inaugurations of Sonko, Laboso as governors

    August 20, 2017 1:05 PM 4

    By KENNEDY KANGETHE, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 20 – President Uhuru Kenyatta will this week attend the inaugurations of the Nairobi Governor-elect Mike Sonko and Bomet Governor-elect Joyce Laboso. State House Spokesperson Manoah Esipisu says the move is a reassurance of support to the leaders as they begin their journey of service to Kenyans. The two seats

  • Two IEBC officials arrested in Nairobi for trying to destroy presidential ballot papers

    August 20, 2017 10:49 AM 2

    Three people including two Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission officials were at the weekend arrested for trying to alter results of the just concluded election at a centre in Nairobi. Sixteen ballot boxes with presidential election results were allegedly destroyed and materials altered in the incident on Saturday. The officials, a deputy

  • Two foreigners of Caucasian origin found dead, bodies dumped by roadside in Mombasa

    August 20, 2017 10:49 AM 1

    The lifeless bodies of two people, a man and a woman of Caucasian origin were on Sunday morning discovered at Kiembeni, in Mombasa North. Police indicated that they have launched investigation into the discovery of the bodies. ''We believe that the two were killed elsewhere and their bodies brought here and dumped,'' Kisauni Police Chief, Mr Christopher

  • Mike Sonko now facing harsh reality of governing Nairobi city

    August 20, 2017 9:44 AM 5

    Mike Mbuvi Sonko will be sworn in Monday as the second Governor of Nairobi, ending the tenure of his predecessor Dr Evans Kidero. But as Sonko takes over County Hall, the weight of expectation from over 4 million Nairobi residents will sit squarely on his shoulders. The question is, will he be strong enough to bear the weight? A year ago, a Sonko governorship

  • Rights activist Kiai briefly detained at JKIA

    August 20, 2017 8:14 AM 4

    Human rights activist Maina Kiai was Sunday morning briefly detained at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in unclear circumstances. "Mr Kiai was detained for almost two hours at the JKIA this morning at 0645 hrs. "He was prevented from leaving the country. The immigration officer attempted to confiscate his passport without giving reasons

  • Dilemma: How do I dump my lorry driver sponsor who paid for my university now that I am a lawyer?

    August 20, 2017 6:43 AM 2

    I am a 26–year-old woman and my parents died when I was 14. I dropped out of school because no one could afford to pay my fees. I met a guy when I was 16 and he sent me back to school. He sold fruit on the street so that he could pay my school fees. He later got a job as a truck driver and sent me to university. I am now working as a lawyer. My problem

  • Raila, Nasa vow to defend their election ‘victory’

    August 20, 2017 6:15 AM 5

    National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga on Saturday said he would fight to defend his election “victory” regardless of the outcome of a petition lodged at the Supreme Court. During the funeral of Christopher Msando on Saturday, Mr Odinga said Kenyans would not let the slain Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT chief down. Also at the funeral

  • IEBC ICT Manager Chris Msando was killed because of elections, says Raila

    August 20, 2017 6:15 AM 2

    National Super Alliance (NASA) leaders have claimed that former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT manager Chris Msando was killed after he refused to surrender a password that was to used to rig the presidential elections. The Alliance’s presidential candidate, Raila Odinga and co-principals Moses Wetang’ula and Musalia Mudavadi

  • IEBC bosses lobby want say in choosing poll petition lawyers

    August 20, 2017 5:15 AM 4

    Behind the scenes, top Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) officials were battling to have a say in the appointment of lawyers who will represent them in the petition lodged by the National Super Alliance (Nasa) challenging President Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory. The petition, which was filed on August 18 by Nasa presidential candidate