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August 20, 2017 6:15 AM Raila, Nasa vow to defend their election ‘victory’

National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga on Saturday said he would fight to defend his election “victory” regardless of the outcome of a petition lodged at the Supreme Court. During the funeral of Christopher Msando on Saturday, Mr Odinga said Kenyans would not let the slain Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT chief down. Also at the funeral 1

August 19, 2017 9:00 PM Raila Odinga’s win could have confronted excesses of capitalism

The greatest fear over Raila victory was economic. There was a morbid fear that his regime would dismantle the economic systems that have been gelling in the last 122 years, since 1895 when Kenya became a British protectorate. In that period, economic classes have crystallised, and it seemed Raila would have spent no time dismantling them. The social

August 19, 2017 4:10 PM Sonko excites Nairobi residents after hilariously stating he will clean off their ex-lovers too

Nairobi Governor-elect Mike Sonko has started his term in a rather unexpected energy after winning the seat several days ago. The governor, using his energetic team, Sonko Rescue Team, has vowed to clean up Nairobi and restore it to it's glorious days. In fact, Sonko is so much psyched to clean the city that he's also willing to clean up some toxic relationships 1

August 19, 2017 10:54 AM Life and times of IEBC's Chris Msando

The late IEBC ICT Manger Christopher Msando will be buried today in Lifunga Kobiero village, Ugenya, Siaya County after his brutal killing last month. Many Kenyans don’t know about Msando’s history, a man that has been described by colleagues at the electoral commission and friends as a ‘smart worker’ who was dedicated fully to his job. Christopher Chege 1

August 18, 2017 9:34 PM Msando body arrives in Kisumu for final journey

?Family and friends of the slain electoral commission ICT manager Chris Msando fought back tears as his remains landed at the Kisumu International Airport yesterday on his final journey to Lifunga home in Siaya County where he will be buried on Saturday. NASA leader Raila Odinga is expected to lead a host of politicians at the burial of a man whose murder 2

August 18, 2017 7:52 PM Fateful night that led to Samantha Pendo's death

When Lancer Achieng married Joseph Abanja in 2012, she had high hopes that their family would expand and flourish. However, their attempts at having children were frustrated twice when Achieng experienced one miscarriage after another. Achieng, 29, walked into the Star Hospital in Kisumu as an expectant woman and on February 8, walked out as a happy 2

August 18, 2017 10:34 AM Rwanda's Kagame begins new term amid questions of election rigging

Rwandan President Paul Kagame is being inaugurated Friday after winning re-election with nearly 99 percent of the vote. Many African leaders are expected to attend the ceremony in Kigali, the capital. The longtime president had described the Aug. 4 election as "a formality" while campaigning. The East African nation has virtually no political opposition 1

August 17, 2017 4:29 AM Your say- IEBC commissioner Akombe travels to US after clearance

Abraham Misoi: Dr Roselyn Akombe is a respected personality who is known all over the world, even by the UN Secretariat. She has been vetted before by the UN and the US government and to be suspicious about her in that manner is a mistake. Ben Bamra: May God have mercy on Kenyans. Some people in this government are out to destroy anyone they think does not support 4

August 16, 2017 9:00 PM EU puts pressure on IEBC to publish result forms 34A

The European Union has asked the electoral agency to ensure all result forms on the disputed presidential election are published promptly. EU's Election Observation Mission (EOM) yesterday joined the list of parties pushing the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to make all the documents available for public scrutiny. EU chief observer 1

August 16, 2017 9:00 PM Raila takes Presidential battle to Court

The dispute over the presidential election will be placed in the hands of seven judges after the opposition coalition announced it would file a petition at the Supreme Court. Ahead of Friday’s lapsing of a deadline to lodge a petition, the National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate Raila Odinga Wednesday said the group had resolved to challenge 1