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September 20, 2017 8:56 PM After one failed election, can Kenyans come together to make the redo succeed?

After Kenya’s Supreme Court invalidated last month’s election because of mass irregularities, President Uhuru Kenyatta was angry and pained. It was as if a thief had stolen his cow and he couldn’t get it back, Kenyatta said last week. He has declared that Kenya has “a problem” with the Supreme Court, calling the judges crooks who stole the election from him and threatening

September 20, 2017 7:16 AM Leaked memos reveal infighting in electoral body

The electoral commission is yet again embroiled in an intense in-house fighting even as the country waits for the detailed judgement from the Supreme Court on why it nullified win by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In the memo, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chairperson Wafula Chebukati ordered for the suspension of the ICT director James

September 13, 2017 10:24 AM Women robbed, roughed up in Kisumu in the name of protecting votes

By OJWANG JOE, KISUMU, Kenya, Sep 13 – An interfaith meeting for women in Kisumu to take stock of Gender Based Violence witnessed in the recent political skirmishes turned chaotic after word went round on social media that IDs were being bought from the women. They proceeded to the training room, roughed up women, tossed about chairs and stole phones 6

September 11, 2017 4:45 AM Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 gets Android 7.0 Nougat OTA, no room for BlackBerry Priv

Early this year, Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 led the launch of the new Galaxy A 2017 series, which also includes the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3. While it’s true the new Galaxy A 2017 family is one of the best in the mid-range smartphone category, be it in terms of specs and features or even the overall design, one thing that Samsung failed was releasing the phones 9

September 10, 2017 5:56 AM Michael Mwaniki alias Mwanii: The life story of Kenya’s notorious police killer with a taste for pretty girls

On Sunday August 20, a ruthless gangster was shot dead at Witeithie area, Kiambu County. The death of Michael George Mwaniki alias Mwanii or Sparta marked the end of one of the biggest police killers in Kenya, a man so trigger happy he would openly brag about killing security officers. Mwanii’s story is one that could reverberate well in the crime capitals 11

September 7, 2017 9:05 PM Leaked memo from Wafula Chebukati to Ezra Chiloba exposes scandal at IEBC

The crisis at the electoral commission has deepened following a leaked memo detailing the irregularities in the bungled elections. These include satellite phones worth Sh848 million for results transmission that never worked. The terse letter by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati demanding answers from Chief 2

September 7, 2017 8:47 PM Sack all meddlers or we’ll skip election, Raila tells Chebukati

Nasa leader Raila Odinga has threatened to boycott the repeat presidential election unless electoral commission chairman Wafula Chebukati sacks the people who bungled the August 8 presidential election. Mr Odinga, who spoke in Nairobi on Thursday after receiving delegations from Meru, Embu, Tharaka Nithi and Isiolo, who defected to Nasa from Jubilee 5

September 7, 2017 10:15 AM Rift in IEBC as Chebukati places demands in letter to Chiloba

Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati has written to the commission CEO Ezra Chiloba demanding tough answers on what went wrong with the August 8 presidential election. A leaked memo from the chair demanded a raft of explanations including why the chair's password was allegedly used to access the results transmission 3

August 31, 2017 8:29 AM Malawi national faces terrorism charges: Kishombe arrested in Kenya

A Malawian national identified as Kristen Prince Kishombe has been arrested in Kenya and appeared before the court to be formally charged with terror charges, according to a report in Daily Nation newspaper of Kenya. According to the report, Kishombe has been charged with collecting information by drawing a sketch plan of the Standard Gauge Railway terminus 2

August 31, 2017 7:28 AM Living the high life after R14m bungle

Wild parties, R700 bottles of whisky, designer clothes and R3 000 hair- dos – and jetting all over the country. This is what a Walter Sisulu University student blew almost a million rand on in a 73-day spending spree after an accidental R14-million “windfall”. The usual monthly food allowance for the students is R1 400, but she received, in error, R14.1-million 1