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October 16, 2017 2:52 PM DP tells Raila to wait for 2022 if he’s not ready for Oct 26 poll

By PSCU, KITUI, Kenya, Oct 16 – Deputy President William Ruto has asked Opposition leader Raila Odinga to wait for 2022 if he is not ready for the October 26 fresh election. Speaking on Monday at Zombe Trading Centre in Kitui County where he accompanied President Uhuru Kenyatta on the campaign trail, Ruto said those who have withdrawn from the race should

October 16, 2017 11:34 AM Roy Hodgson surprised by how quickly Palace have responded to him

Roy Hodgson did not expect Crystal Palace to respond so quickly to his methods and believes their 2-1 defeat of Chelsea puts them ahead of schedule in their battle against relegation. Their first points and goals of the Premier League season came after a significantly improved performance in which they outclassed the defending champions. In only their

October 16, 2017 11:13 AM President Kenyatta woos Garissa voters

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy William Ruto on Monday took Jubilee campaigns to Garissa County where they asked residents to give them a second term to continue implementing Jubilee development projects. President Kenyatta asked residents to turn out in large numbers and vote for Jubilee, saying the Opposition has no agenda for the country

October 16, 2017 8:42 AM Kenya condemns killing of 300 people in Mogadishu attack

President Uhuru Kenyatta has strongly condemned the weekend truck bombing in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, which left about 300 people dead. The massive bomb attack took place on Saturday living hundreds wounded when a lorry packed with explosives detonated near the entrance of a hotel. President Kenyatta took to his Twitter account to condemn what he termed 1

October 16, 2017 6:57 AM At least 230 dead in Mogadishu blast

A massive bomb attack in a busy area of the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday is now known to have killed at least 230 people, police say. Hundreds more were wounded when a lorry packed with explosives detonated near the entrance of a hotel. It is the deadliest terror attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its insurgency in 2007. President 1

October 15, 2017 9:04 PM Thirdway Alliance leader says politics affecting Kenya's economy

A presidential candidate has expressed concern that the economy has taken a hit because of the ongoing political impasse. Thirdway Alliance Party leader Ekuru Aukot said elections should be held on October 26 for the country to move forward and restore the economy. “Let us vote on October 26 and begin work because politics cannot build Kenya,” said Dr Aukot 1

October 15, 2017 4:39 AM Bandari coach concedes defeat to Sofapaka

Bandari coach Paul Nkata has conceded defeat after the Dockers suffered their fifth consecutive loss against Sofapaka on Saturday. The Dockers were humiliated 2-1 by Batoto ba Mungu at KPA Mbaraki. Speaking during post match interview, the Ugandan coach lamented that the boys have themselves to blame for the defeat. “We cannot blame anybody for the defeat 2

October 14, 2017 9:04 PM Petitioners want NASA duo indicted over ethnic violence, mobilisation

Kenya could sink into fresh levels of political gymnastics and machinations after it emerged that a petition against National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka has been filed at the International Criminal Court (ICC). Sunday Standard exclusively obtained documents deposited at the ICC in which two Kenyans

October 14, 2017 8:55 PM Uhuru goes for Kibaki’s key advisers in strategic changes ahead of polls

President Uhuru Kenyatta has embarked on a series of changes that have seen some influential individuals who worked for his predecessor Mwai Kibaki playing a bigger role as his advisers. The need for more experienced hands, according to insiders, is informed by a set of what some in the president’s camp see as political miscalculations that have seen the opposition 4

October 14, 2017 6:43 PM Cameroon stun Kenya to win Nations Cup

Malkia Strikers on Saturday failed to defend their African title after going down 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 29-27) to Cameroon as the curtains came down on the women's Volleyball Africa Nations Championship at the Palais des Sports Indoor Arena in Yaoundé, Cameroon. It was Kenya’s first defeat in the competition which had brought together nine countries, and it gifted 3