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October 16, 2017 7:04 PM Ekuru Aukot: Raila will not stop me from participating in repeat presidential poll

Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot has hit out at Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, ten days to the repeat election scheduled to take place on October 26. He said on Monday that Raila represents past politics and such should be routed out for the good of the country. Dr Aukot added that he does not care what the National Super Alliance

October 16, 2017 6:19 PM Death, business disruption grace Nasa protests

A Form Four student became the latest victim of clashes between opposition protesters and the police in Kisumu after he was shot dead during Monday’s demonstrations against the electoral commission. In Mombasa, at least three people were arrested as police used tear gas to disperse the National Super Alliance (Nasa) supporters who were demonstrating

October 16, 2017 5:39 PM Ekuru Aokot: Raila will not stop me from participating in repeat presidential poll

Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aokot has hit out at Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, ten days to the repeat election scheduled to take place on October 26. He said on Monday that Raila represents past politics and such should be routed out for the good of the country. Dr Ekuru added that he does not care what the National Super Alliance

October 16, 2017 5:39 PM Protester Shot Dead In Kenya Opposition Stronghold

A young protester was shot dead in western Kenya on Monday as hundreds of opposition supporters again took to the streets demanding reforms ahead of a presidential election, witnesses told AFP. Police teargassed a large crowd of protesters in the opposition stronghold of Kisumu, who set tyres alight, blocked roads and pelted policemen with rocks as they kicked

October 16, 2017 12:59 PM One person killed as anti-IEBC protests continue in Kisumu

Chaos erupted in Kisumu town Monday afternoon after police shot dead a schoolboy in Kondele during anti-IEBC protests. Several vehicles were damaged during the confrontation as police tried to control rowdy protesters who were angered by the killing of one of their own. Nasa supporters started engaging police in running battles early Monday morning in Kisumu 2

October 16, 2017 12:19 PM Governor Kimemia blames Raila for withdrawing from presidential race

NAIROBI,KENYA: President Uhuru Kenyatta is on course to be re-elected next week, residents and leaders of Nyandarua have said. Speaking during a strategy meeting at a Nairobi hotel over the weekend, elected leaders from the County said all signs point to a major victory for the Head of State. "We are glad to have been joined by sons and daughters of Nyandarua 2

October 16, 2017 11:39 AM Jubilee election losers say squabbling ahead of repeat polls driving Kenya to a precipice

A section of Jubilee-allied leaders who lost in the last elections have warned that the country is on the verge of disintegration. Narc Kenya Leader Martha Karua, former governors William Kabogo, Samuel Ragwa, ex-MPs Ndung’u Gethenji, Kabando wa Kabando, Peter Mositet and Dr Kilemi Mwiria Sunday asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga to seek a political

October 16, 2017 10:16 AM Nasa supporters back to the streets

NASA supporters in Kisumu and Mombasa defied acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi’s ban on demonstrations and returned to the streets to demand reforms at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission-IEBC before a fresh election is held. In Kisumu, the protesters marched through the city, chanting slogans against IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba 2

October 16, 2017 9:58 AM Full list of people shot dead by police in Nairobi

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have released the names of the 33 people alleged to have been killed by Kenya Police in Nairobi during the ongoing Anti-IEBC demos. In a quick rejoinder, though, the National Police Service disputed the report stating that the claims were “misleading and based on falsehoods”. “We are studying the report and will issue 2

October 16, 2017 9:10 AM NASA supporters on streets in anti-IEBC protests

Security has been intensified in major cities in the country as anti-IEBC demonstrations begin in most parts of the country. The anti-IEBC protests being pushed by National Super Alliance (NASA) leaders have now entered the fourth week even after acting Interior CS Fred Matiang’i said the demos are not allowed in Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa CBDs. NASA supporters 2