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October 28, 2017 6:29 AM Neighbours say Barasa was shot for no reason as he was not among those who barricaded roads

One person was shot dead on Friday in Bungoma town allegedly by police officers, as protests against the fresh presidential election continued. The man, only identified as Barasa, is said to have been sitting outside his house in Mteremko estate when the officers invaded his compound and shot him. Neighbours said Barasa was shot for no reason as he was not among 42

October 27, 2017 8:20 PM Four killed as opposition asks supporters to keep out of harm’s way

National Super Alliance (NASA) leaders have urged their supporters stay out of harm’s way as four people died in Bungoma, Migori, Karachuonyo and Kawangware. Speaking separately, the opposition leaders claimed security officers attacked defenseless women, children and other residents of various places in Nyanza and Bungoma. A young man who was reportedly 103

October 27, 2017 2:56 AM Footballer makes football debut with Prosthetic arm

A Romanian footballer made his professional debut on Tuesday night, 10 years on from losing his hand in a tragic accident. Cosmin Lambru came off the bench in the 81st minute of Petrloul Ploiesti's cup clash at home to Mioveni, which the visitors won 4-3 on penalties, realising his dream of playing professionally a decade on from being hit by a truck 110

October 26, 2017 9:14 PM Three shot dead by police during anti-election protests in NASA stronghold

At least three people were on Thursday killed in protests against the repeat presidential election in Kisumu, Homa Bay, and Machakos counties. More than 20 others, including four with gunshot wounds, were admitted to hospital. The deaths were reported in Mamboleo, Suba, and Athi River. Police said the toll may increase as some of those wounded had life-threatening 60

October 26, 2017 7:59 PM More than 20 people shot as police raid Kisumu slums

Obunga slums on Thursday reverberated with heavy gunfire and ambulance sirens as police led one of the biggest security operations ever seen in Kisumu County. More than 20 people sustained gunshot wounds and Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital could not cope with casualties yesterday evening as ambulances made several trips to the slum, where 108

October 26, 2017 2:44 PM Pupil among four killed and scores injured

Three people have been killed and more than two dozens injured in chaos related to repeat presidential election in Nyanza. Two of the victims died after police and anti-election protesters, allied to the National Supper Alliance (Nasa), clashed in Kisumu and Homa Bay on Thursday. The third, an unidentified man, was killed when a mob attacked him in the wee hours 83

October 26, 2017 2:08 PM The Latest: Some Kenya areas to vote Saturday after violence

The head of Kenya's election commission says some areas of the country will vote in the presidential election on Saturday because of delays caused by security problems. A voters finger is marked with ink after voting at a polling station in Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Kenya is holding the rerun of its disputed presidential election Thursday 83

October 26, 2017 5:40 AM Kenya's repeat presidential poll: The incidents

The start of Kenya’s repeat presidential poll was mainly smooth and peaceful but a few, isolated incidents rocked polling some stations. Voting was disrupted in some parts of Kibra Constituency in Nairobi County as youths engaged the police in running battles. The youths, believed to be allied to the National Super Alliance (Nasa), started by barricading 66

October 25, 2017 9:04 PM Nine hurt in Nyanza anti-IEBC protests

Nine people were seriously injured as police and anti-IEBC demonstrators engaged in running battles across Nyanza. A nurse at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital's casualty department, Henry Ondieki, said those injured suffered gunshot wounds and injuries from blunt objects. He said they were aged between 18 and 30. One of the victims 71

October 25, 2017 7:21 PM NHIF bags award for innovative programme

The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) has been rewarded for its innovative programmes to reach the poor after it was named the best insurer in Africa. NHIF was rewarded by International Social Security Association (ISSA) during the regional forum for Africa held in Ethiopia. The association recognised NHIF as the best in health insurance subsidy 67