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October 25, 2017 10:28 AM Raila's advice to voters ahead of repeat poll

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga led his team to Kitui and Makueni counties, urging residents to boycott Thursday’s repeat presidential election. Mr Odinga urged the Kamba to heed the call by opposition leaders, including his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka and Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu, by staying away from polling stations in order 18

October 24, 2017 1:47 PM Joho loses bid against poll petition

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho suffered a setback after the High Court dismissed his application to have an election petition struck out. He wanted the court to strike out the petition against his election filed by former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar and his running mate Ms Linda Shuma. “I decline to grant orders sought, the application is dismissed,” said Justice 10

October 24, 2017 11:07 AM Joho suffers blow after High Court declines to throw out petition

Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho has suffered a blow after the High Court declined to throw out a petition challenging his election. High Court Judge Lydia Achode in her ruling said that an omission to include the name of a successful candidate did not merit the court to render the petition defective, since the election laws provided options to amend 12

October 24, 2017 9:37 AM Kenya: Ladies, Here's a Photo of Young Joho Worth Drooling Over

A picture shared by Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho of his younger self has stirred up the social media, leaving netizens drool over his looks. The governor gave his Instagram followers a glimpse of how he looked in his heydays, with the picture revealing a chubby Joho with a clean shaven face, only spotting a small moustache. The photo is a sharp contrast 3

October 23, 2017 1:08 PM MCA in court for calling Uhuru ‘caretaker president’

A Member of the County Assembly accused of calling President Uhuru Kenyatta a “caretaker President” has been charged with dissemination of information with the intent to prevent presidential elections scheduled for October 26. Airport Ward MCA Ibrahim Oyugi who appeared before Mombasa senior principal magistrate Francis Kyambia also faced another charged 16

October 20, 2017 8:14 PM Wait for my last word on the poll, Raila tells supporters

National Super Alliance (NASA) flag-bearer Raila Odinga has promised a big announcement on the eve of the October 26 fresh presidential election. He said no amount of intimidation and cajoling will make him take part in the repeat election until the IEBC reforms NASA demands are undertaken. Speaking in Bondo and Kisumu during emotionally charged special 11

October 20, 2017 1:31 PM Raila: Don't attack Kikuyus

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga on Friday urged supporters not to attack members from communities perceived to support his rival President Uhuru Kenyatta. At a rally in Bondo to commemorate those killed in anti-IEBC protests, Mr Odinga called on supporters not to make personal the political differences between him and President Kenyatta 7

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 8

October 15, 2017 7:24 AM Is Jubilee raid on Raila's NASA a ploy to weaken the Opposition?

The recent wave of political defections from the National Super Alliance (NASA) to the Jubilee Party is likely to weaken the Opposition ahead of the repeat presidential election. Although NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga has downplayed the defections, terming them the work of August 8 bitter losers seeking political mileage, analysts argue they might 5

October 13, 2017 9:55 AM Nasa announces daily demos from next week as anti-IEBC protesters gather in Nairobi, Kisumu

The National Super Alliance (Nasa) will from next week hold demonstrations every day, Siaya Senator James Orengo announced on Wednesday. The announcement came as Nasa supporters returned to the streets on Wednesday, stepping up its push for reforms at the electoral commission following the withdrawal of their candidate in the repeat presidential election 2