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June 24, 2017 7:02 PM Record 500,000 personnel to man August elections

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will deploy more than half a million officers to man the August 8 polls. The officials include those who will play direct roles in the voting process and security personel who will be deployed to cover the exercise. The number also includes 500 special prosecutors who have been trained by the Director

June 20, 2017 2:01 PM Mudavadi moves to counter Jubilee rallies

Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi has moved to counter Jubilee Party’s recent forays in his home turf. Mr Mudavadi, who is heading National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate Raila Odinga’s campaign team, has launched intense campaigns for his party’s candidates in Western Kenya. Last week, President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy 3

June 19, 2017 2:54 PM Send home all Jubilee candidates, Mudavadi tells voters in Western

Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi has moved to counter Jubilee Party's recent forays in his home turf. Mr Mudavadi, who is heading National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate Raila Odinga's campaign team, has launched intense campaigns for his party's candidates in Western Kenya. Last week, President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy 7

June 17, 2017 9:12 PM How drama, punches and laws marked MPs’ tenure

They fought, tore each other’s clothes and even stripped naked. They also passed many laws and, according to Majority Leader Aden Duale, the tally is now at 180 Acts of Parliament. hey also fought the Senate. But now, the curtains have come down on the National Assembly and MPs have to go back to the campaign trail to seek another term. Their term officially 19

June 10, 2017 11:14 PM How Uhuru Kenyatta dinner raised millions in two hours

President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked campaign donors not to hedge their bets by funding him and his political rivals ahead of this year's General Election. This came as indications emerged that at least Sh1 billion was collected in less than two hours in an exclusive dinner attended by President Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto on Friday night. The invite-only 4

June 7, 2017 10:34 AM Legal or illegal? Stalemate as nurses’ union ‘boss’ terms strike illegal

The Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) Chairman, John Bii, has disowned the ongoing nurses’ strike terming it illegal and accusing Secretary General, Seth Panyako, of using the strike to gain political mileage. Speaking in Eldoret on Tuesday, May 6, Bii called upon all nurses in the country to resume work immediately. KNUN, through Ag. Secretary General 7

June 7, 2017 12:42 AM Trump, furious and frustrated, gears up to ‘punch back’ at Comey testimony

Alone in the White House in recent days, President Trump — frustrated and defiant — has been spoiling for a fight, according to his confidants and associates. Glued even more than usual to the cable news shows that blare from the televisions in his private living quarters, or from the 60-inch flat screen he had installed in his cramped study off the Oval Office 6

June 6, 2017 9:26 PM Eight patients die as nurses take part in nationwide strike

At least eight people died from the effects of the countrywide nurses’ strike which entered its second day on Tuesday. Seven died between Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning at Coast Provincial General Hospital in Mombasa County and the other one in Samburu on the first day. By last evening, there was no indication of the strike and suffering of patients 32

June 6, 2017 5:47 PM Infighting hits nurses' union as patients are left to suffer

Divisions have emerged in the nurses' union as officials differ over the legality of the strike that started on Monday. The national chairman of the Kenya National Union of Nurses, John Bii, termed the strike illegal and accused the secretary-general, Seth Panyako, of impeding the negotiations between the health workers and the Council of Governors (COG) 28

June 6, 2017 5:47 AM Nasa calls for probe into killing of Mumias boss Ronald Lubya

The National Super Alliance (Nasa) leaders were on Monday united in calling for the investigation and arrest of those behind the killing of Mumias Sugar Company Secretary Ronald Lubya. The leaders also declared an “Unga Revolution” to remove the Jubilee administration from power. Nasa leaders Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi and Moses 2