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October 16, 2017 7:34 PM DP Ruto asks Raila Odinga to challenge him in 2022 presidential race

Deputy President William Ruto has challenged Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, to face him in the 2022 presidential race. DP Ruto asked the National Super Alliance (NASA) presidential candidate on Monday to give President Uhuru Kenyatta an opportunity to run the country for another five years as he (Raila) gets ready for 2022 race. He added that Raila

October 16, 2017 5:05 PM Kenya police killed 67 opposition supporters, say groups

Nairobi - Kenya police used tear gas Monday on opposition supporters in the capital calling for electoral reform, while human rights groups said police killed dozens of people who protested after August's now-annulled presidential election. Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said as many as 67 people died across the East African nation after

October 16, 2017 2:52 PM DP tells Raila to wait for 2022 if he’s not ready for Oct 26 poll

By PSCU, KITUI, Kenya, Oct 16 – Deputy President William Ruto has asked Opposition leader Raila Odinga to wait for 2022 if he is not ready for the October 26 fresh election. Speaking on Monday at Zombe Trading Centre in Kitui County where he accompanied President Uhuru Kenyatta on the campaign trail, Ruto said those who have withdrawn from the race should

October 16, 2017 2:30 PM Police raid NASA financier Jimmy Wanjigi’s Muthaiga home, Nairobi (Photos)

Police officers have raided the home of prominent businessman Jimmy Wanjigi in Muthaiga hours after recovering guns and bullets at his Malindi house on Monday. Officers from the Prevention Crimes Unit have arrest and search warrants. National Super Alliance leaders are also at the scene led by Siaya Senator James Orengo, Suna East MP Junet Mohammed among

October 16, 2017 1:53 PM Excessive use of force by police only pushing Uhuru into Raila's trap

A member of parliament allied to the Jubilee party has angrily criticised acting Interior CS Fred Matiang'i for the ongoing police killings of NASA protesters. Cherangany MP Joshua Kutuny has criticised the police brutality meted on the opposition supporters, leading to the killing of several of them. In a statement, Kutuny said the killings only serve

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 11:13 AM President Kenyatta woos Garissa voters

President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy William Ruto on Monday took Jubilee campaigns to Garissa County where they asked residents to give them a second term to continue implementing Jubilee development projects. President Kenyatta asked residents to turn out in large numbers and vote for Jubilee, saying the Opposition has no agenda for the country

October 16, 2017 10:28 AM Nyeri man dies after building collapse at Uhuru rally

One person died on Sunday night while three were seriously injured following the collapse of a building at Karatina Stadium in Nyeri County during President Uhuru Kenyatta’s campaign rally. Fourteen others were treated for minor injuries and discharged from Karatina Sub-County Hospital. "I am saddened by the death of one that occurred after the Nyeri 1

October 16, 2017 9:25 AM When did the rain start beating you? Photo of Uhuru campaigning in the rain divides Kenyans

The rainy season is definitely here and when the heavens decide to open up, whatever is on its way will surely get drenched. This is what happened to President Uhuru Kenyatta when he was met with a relentless downpour in Nyahururu while on the campaign trail. In the photo doing rounds on social media that was posted by Dennis Itumbi, President Uhuru