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  • Nasa lawyers tell of rough time in compiling petition

    August 20, 2017 4:03 AM 3

    Lawyers compiling the National Super Alliance (Nasa) petition challenging President Uhuru Kenyatta’s election victory were forced to seek refuge at Raila Odinga’s Nairobi residence to evade a crackdown from suspected agents of the State. Members of the legal team who spoke to the Sunday Nation on condition of anonymity for fear of retribution from the State

  • Raila Odinga’s win could have confronted excesses of capitalism

    August 19, 2017 9:00 PM 3

    The greatest fear over Raila victory was economic. There was a morbid fear that his regime would dismantle the economic systems that have been gelling in the last 122 years, since 1895 when Kenya became a British protectorate. In that period, economic classes have crystallised, and it seemed Raila would have spent no time dismantling them. The social

  • Key economic indicators blink red as Kenya shifts from polls

    August 19, 2017 9:00 PM 2

    As the country got lost in the hubbub of the General Election, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics released its Leading Economic Indicators for June 2017. And if the leading presidential candidates cared to look at the report, they would have realised that a number of indicators were actually blinking red. This is where President Uhuru Kenyatta - if the Supreme

  • Jubilee: Why we will beat NASA again

    August 19, 2017 9:00 PM 4

    Political players within the Jubilee Party are now declaring that they will floor Raila Odinga in court, again. The leaders said the petition filed by NASA is weak, inconsistent and incapable of overturning President Kenyatta's election. Tharaka Nithi Senator-elect Prof Kithure Kindiki led the onslaught against the petition, saying despite filing volumes

  • Sonko excites Nairobi residents after hilariously stating he will clean off their ex-lovers too

    August 19, 2017 4:10 PM 3

    Nairobi Governor-elect Mike Sonko has started his term in a rather unexpected energy after winning the seat several days ago. The governor, using his energetic team, Sonko Rescue Team, has vowed to clean up Nairobi and restore it to it's glorious days. In fact, Sonko is so much psyched to clean the city that he's also willing to clean up some toxic relationships

  • Police release blogger Robert Alai

    August 19, 2017 3:56 PM 2

    Controversial blogger Robert Alai has been released from Kamukunji Police Station in Nairobi. Alai, on his Facebook page on Saturday, said: "Thanks Jomo for intervening and having this sorted. Some people are misusing the police and they misuse the name of the President too. "Four flying Squad cars? Really? Anyway, I am out," he wrote without clarifying

  • Breaking down NASA petition

    August 19, 2017 3:21 PM 6

    The opposition eventually filed a petition at the Supreme Court challenging IEBC’s declaration of President Uhuru Kenyatta as winner of the 2017 presidential election. After keeping their supporters waiting, some of who camped all day (Friday, August 2017) outside the Supreme Court buildings in the heart of Nairobi City, NASA lawyers eventually arrived

  • Life and times of IEBC's Chris Msando

    August 19, 2017 10:54 AM 5

    The late IEBC ICT Manger Christopher Msando will be buried today in Lifunga Kobiero village, Ugenya, Siaya County after his brutal killing last month. Many Kenyans don’t know about Msando’s history, a man that has been described by colleagues at the electoral commission and friends as a ‘smart worker’ who was dedicated fully to his job. Christopher Chege

  • Blogger Robert Alai arrested at gunpoint

    August 19, 2017 7:22 AM 4

    Controversial blogger Robert Alai has been arrested over publishing ‘sensitive story’ and detained at Kamkunji police station on the morning of 18 August. According to the blogger, armed officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit ordered him out his vehicle at gunpoint before driving him to Kamukunji police station. "They blocked the road and ordered

  • Agency paves the way for motorists to start paying charges

    August 19, 2017 6:16 AM 2

    Motorists on major highways in Kenya will start paying fees in the next three years as the government finally makes good its intention to generate revenue from infrastructure. The aim is to collect funds that will be used to maintain the country’s major arteries. The plan will initially affect the Mombasa-Nairobi highway, the Nairobi Southern By-pass