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October 13, 2017 10:35 AM NASA leaders, supporters teargassed in Mombasa anti-IEBC demo

Police, Opposition leaders and supporters have engaged in running battles in Mombasa County during demonstrations to push for reforms in the Independent Electoral and Boundaries (IEBC) ahead of the repeat presidential election scheduled for October 26. Some leaders and supporters allied to the National Super Alliance (NASA) were on Friday, October 12 teargassed 8

October 10, 2017 8:17 AM Kenya: Nasa Supporters Soldier on With Protests Despites Injuries

At least four people were injured and six arrested as National Super Alliance (Nasa) supporters in various towns took to the streets to push for reforms at the electoral commission, including the resignation of chief executive Ezra Chiloba, before the October 26 presidential repeat poll is held. There were protests in Nairobi, Mombasa, Machakos, Makueni 3

October 7, 2017 6:09 AM One shot, supermarket looted as NASA demos turn ugly

A NASA supporter, Emanuel Konduto, 32, being treated at St Paul’s hospital in Homa Bay town on October 6, 2017. He sustained bullet injuries in Homa Bay town during anti-IEBC protest. [Photo:JAMES OMORO] A man was shot, a supermarket looted and several people injured as demonstrations by National Super Alliance (NASA) supporters over Independent Electoral 10

October 2, 2017 9:09 PM NASA leaders insist demonstrations will go on every Monday and Friday until their demands are met

One person died and several others were injured in demonstrations against the Independent Boundaries and Electoral Commission (IEBC). Protests in Nairobi, Kisumu, Kakamega, Mombasa, Garissa and Kitui counties saw anti-riot police engage in running battles with supporters of the National Super Alliance (NASA) pushing for reforms at IEBC before the October 1

September 24, 2017 7:24 AM Why Raila should continue campaigns at the Coast despite impressive performance on August 8

Raila Odinga risks losing more votes to Uhuru Kenyatta in his Coast strongholds. So far, there seems to be a wide contrast between the level of energy exhibited by the ODM campaign on the Coast before the August 8 General Election and after. Whether this is as a result of Raila’s confidence in unwavering support or that ODM politicians, after security 7

September 12, 2017 8:08 AM 277 election petitions filed

The election of 31 out of 47 governors has been challenged at the High Court. Losers in the August 8 polls have challenged the process and results that saw the 31 declared winners, with the majority citing irregularities. At the closure of the petition-filing window on September 8, a total of 277 cases had been lodged challenging outcomes of six elective-seat 5

August 22, 2017 8:35 PM Raila’s announcement of Truth and Electoral Justice Campaign made at Joho’s inauguration

The National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has launched the Truth and Electoral Justice Campaign to defend political rights. He announced the move during the swearing-in ceremony of Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho and his deputy William Kingi in Mombasa, Monday. In a gambit that pushes Kenya’s presidential election dispute to a new level, Raila 4

August 19, 2017 9:43 AM Waititu sworn in, to barely contained cheer, as Kiambu governor

By KEN MACHARIA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 19 – Ferdinand Waititu was on Saturday sworn in as the governor of Kiambu with Turkana governor Josphat Nanok also scheduled for swearing in, in his case for a second term. Waititu and his deputy James Nyoro took their Oath of Office at the Ndumberi Grounds while Nanok and his deputy Lotethiro Peter Emuria will be sworn 7

August 12, 2017 6:46 AM Why Joho, Kingi emerged stronger from this elections and deserve the opposition mantle after Raila

Mombasa’s Hassan Joho and Kilifi’s Amason Kingi could be Kenya’s next king makers following an impressive performance for their party in Tuesday’s elections. The two cemented their position in ODM and NASA after they delivered a resounding victory for the opposition coalition, retaining their seats while rebuffing Jubilee’s charm offensive in the region 6

August 11, 2017 8:22 AM Nasa wins most seats in Coast

The National Super Alliance won most of the seats at the Coast in the August 8 General Election, cementing its popularity in the region. Jubilee after a fall out with the party, beat Wiper candidate Chirau Mwakwere and ODM’s Issa Kipera to bag the seat. Jubilee further scooped the Lamu gubernatorial seat through former MP Fahim Twaha. Incumbent governor 9