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September 19, 2017 6:54 PM Past 'sins' haunt Raila in ICT firm Morpho fiasco

Nasa leader Raila Odinga is at the center of a political storm after Jubilee MPs implicated him in the direct sourcing of French-based technology firm OT-Morpho in 2012. The legislators said Mr Odinga, who is against the firm providing the result transmission system for the repeat presidential poll, was actively engaged in the controversial government-to-government

September 18, 2017 9:02 PM Raila Odinga moves in to calm jitters after key House leaders are named

The Opposition is divided over a line-up of parliamentary leaders that the coalition has submitted to Parliament. The list of eight MPs named by the National Super Alliance (NASA) to senior positions in the National Assembly and Senate were submitted to the clerks of both Houses yesterday morning, sparking protests within the coalition. With a storm

September 18, 2017 7:18 PM Coast MPs protest over John Mbadi's post

Confusion gripped the National Super Alliance on Monday over its list of nominees for parliamentary leadership with its leader Raila Odinga explaining that the matter had not been fully addressed by the affiliate parties. Mr Odinga made the comments even as Suba South MP John Mbadi said that Nasa had settled on him as the leader of minority in the National 1

September 17, 2017 2:29 PM Raila: Why IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba must quit before repeat presidential elections

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has led his colleagues in launching what they described as a campaign to force out electoral officials they accused of bungling the August 8 elections. The National Super Alliance said it will embark on nationwide rallies to explain there will be no repeat presidential elections on October 17 as announced by the Independent

September 16, 2017 3:41 PM KAHURA: Gathoni wa Muchomba’s pay hike call should not have surprised Kiambu

When the National Rainbow Coalition (NARC) dislodged Kanu party from power after 24 years in 2002 under the leadership of Mwai Kibaki, there were celebrations and joy across the country. President Daniel arap Moi, who had sponsored Uhuru Kenyatta to run for the presidency on the nationalist Kanu party, had been defeated. The country looked forward to a new chapter

September 16, 2017 1:21 PM Nasa is pushing for a ‘political solution’ says DP

Deputy President William Ruto has said Jubilee Party will not engage in negotiations with the Opposition-Nasa because it was meant to frustrate October 17 repeat elections. Mr Ruto said the National Supper Alliance (Nasa) was not ready for elections and wanted a “political solution” where power will be shared in boardrooms. The Deputy President who took Jubilee

September 16, 2017 6:50 AM 338 election petitions rekindle rivalry across political divide

The nullification of the August 8 presidential election opened up the flood gates that has resulted in a record 337 petitions filed in the High Court and the magistrates’ court. While the applicants cite a number of irregularities and illegalities, the sheer number of petitions has also rekindled ‘in house’ rivalry within the two major political parties

September 15, 2017 8:54 PM Fresh election must be held as scheduled: Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Friday separately piled pressure on the electoral commission to hold the fresh election on the set date, cautioning that Jubilee Party would not negotiate an extension. The President asked the Wafula Chebukati-led Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) team to stop engaging in sideshows

September 15, 2017 5:27 AM Uhuru digs in as NASA vows to pull out of repeat presidential election

Jubilee Party has dared the Opposition to make good its threat to boycott the October 17 election. Jubilee Secretary General Raphael Tuju said if the National Super Alliance (NASA) confirmed in writing that it would not participate in the repeat presidential poll, President Uhuru Kenyatta’s swearing-in would go on as planned. Tuju said there was no need for the country

September 14, 2017 8:18 AM Plot to oust Maraga revealed

A plot to fix Chief Justice David Maraga and Chief Registrar of Judiciary Anne Amadi has been hatched in the National Assembly by MPs affiliated to Jubilee in a move that the Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association (KMJA) say is related to the Supreme Court’s nullification of the August 8 presidential election. The Nation has established that the MPs plan to introduce