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September 14, 2017 7:47 AM Desperation and vivid hallucinations apparent in the Jubilee corner

Desperation does strange things to individuals. Acute desperation has the propensity to induce hallucinations that, to the afflicted, accord them some false comfort. Post the September 1 Supreme Court ruling that nullified Kenya’s presidential election results, tempers are frayed in the Jubilee Party camp. From throwing tantrums to issuing threats, there

September 12, 2017 12:22 PM Kuria, Muthama due in court after night in cells

By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 12 – Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria and former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama are expected in court Tuesday morning to face hate speech charges. The two spent Monday night at the Pangani Police Station following their arrest. Kuria will be charged over remarks he made in Kiambu for a crackdown on people 6

September 12, 2017 7:41 AM I was used in order to arrest Muthama, Moses Kuria declares

The saga surrounding the arrest and questioning of Gatundu South legislator Moses Kuria over hate speech has taken a new spin after he alleged that he was being used as a conduit to arrest former Machakos Senator, Johnstone Muthama. In a Facebook video post by Dennis Itumbi, Kuria stated that he was arrested as a ‘bridge’ to get Senator Muthama 3

September 11, 2017 7:25 PM Kalonzo brands leaders in State House visit as selfish

Wiper Democratic Movement leader Kalonzo Musyoka and other leaders from Ukambani have denounced a visit to State House by a grouping of Kamba leaders, describing them as self-seekers who do not represent the interests of the community. The leaders said most of those visiting State House were losers in the last election and could therefore not be said to speak 2

September 11, 2017 6:14 PM Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria and Johnstone Muthama arrested over hate speech

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has been arrested over alleged hate speech. Kuria was interrogated on Monday afternoon at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters along Kiambu Road, Nairobi. The Gatundu South MP Kuria went off on a live Facebook stream hurling insults at Raila Odinga and his family, saying that he had become a headache

September 11, 2017 5:52 PM Raila condemns arrest of Johnstone Muthama, calls for his immediate release

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has visited former Machakos Senator Johnstone Muthama and Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria at Pangani Police Station. While addressing the media, Raila claimed that the Inspector General of Police, Joseph Boinnet, ordered the arrest of the leaders after receiving instructions from President Uhuru Kenyatta. “Uhuru Kenyatta has given 1

September 10, 2017 4:32 AM ‘Master of hate’ says he has no apologies

"Three critical lessons and one fear that Pangani Cell 4 has instilled in me, but bottom line is you are a loser if you preoccupy yourself with hate." This is an excerpt of an opinion piece in the Sunday Nation by Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria in June 2016 after he was released from Pangani Police Station cells alongside other MPs after being arrested 8

September 9, 2017 7:59 PM ATWOLI: That we tolerate Kuria points to a society in deep crisis

This past week we were treated to a most unedifying sight in one of the suburbs of Nairobi. An elected MP was recorded spewing the most unpalatable bilge anyone has had the courage to spew in a public space. Speaking in vernacular, he used the most derogatory language he could muster against the opposition presidential candidate and his followers, including 8

September 9, 2017 8:19 AM Kenyans react after Moses Kuria’s contribution to NASA leader Raila Odinga

A section of Kenyans have been angered by Gatundu South Member of Parliament (MP), Moses Kuria, after he alleged that he contributed Sh5 towards the National Super Alliance (NASA) campaign course, ahead of the repeat presidential election on October 17. Some hurled insults at the controversial legislator, while others called on the National Cohesion 1

September 9, 2017 6:13 AM Controversial Moses Kuria answers Raila Odinga’s appeal, sends NASA contribution

Gatundu South Member of Parliament (MP) Moses Kuria has answered to a public appeal from the National Super Alliance (NASA) leader, Raila Odinga, for funds to finance the repeat presidential election slated for October 17. In a Facebook post, the controversial legislator alleged he contributed Sh5 towards the NASA coalition’s course, a move that angered