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August 19, 2017 6:15 AM Raila's staunch supporter predicts doom for NASA at Supreme Court

NASA coalition principals were on Friday night led by a team of at least 20 lawyers as they filed their petition at the Supreme Court, challenging the declaration of Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the August 8th 2017 elections. The team prepared more than 25,000 pages of interventions for the supreme court, most of which the legal team comprising of senior

August 18, 2017 9:34 PM Msando body arrives in Kisumu for final journey

?Family and friends of the slain electoral commission ICT manager Chris Msando fought back tears as his remains landed at the Kisumu International Airport yesterday on his final journey to Lifunga home in Siaya County where he will be buried on Saturday. NASA leader Raila Odinga is expected to lead a host of politicians at the burial of a man whose murder 1

August 18, 2017 8:59 PM NASA files petition challenging Uhuru's win

NASA has filed a petition at the Supreme Court challenging the declaration of President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the just concluded General Election. Raila Odinga alleged that the electronic results transmission system was hacked to generate fake results. The petition which was filed just one and a half hours to the midnight deadline on Friday 1

August 18, 2017 7:52 PM Fateful night that led to Samantha Pendo's death

When Lancer Achieng married Joseph Abanja in 2012, she had high hopes that their family would expand and flourish. However, their attempts at having children were frustrated twice when Achieng experienced one miscarriage after another. Achieng, 29, walked into the Star Hospital in Kisumu as an expectant woman and on February 8, walked out as a happy 1

August 18, 2017 7:39 PM LIVE: NASA files petition challenging Uhuru's win

NASA has filed a petition at the Supreme Court challenging the declaration of President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the just concluded General Election. Raila Odinga alleged that the electronic results transmission system was hacked to generate fake results. The petition which was filed just one and a half hours to the midnight deadline on Friday 1

August 18, 2017 10:34 AM Rwanda's Kagame begins new term amid questions of election rigging

Rwandan President Paul Kagame is being inaugurated Friday after winning re-election with nearly 99 percent of the vote. Many African leaders are expected to attend the ceremony in Kigali, the capital. The longtime president had described the Aug. 4 election as "a formality" while campaigning. The East African nation has virtually no political opposition 1

August 18, 2017 5:04 AM Youth in Kenya set to profit extremely after this major event

Finally, calm is being witnessed in several parts of the country after a bruising election that saw the return of President Uhuru Kenyatta who beat his age-old political nemesis, Raila Odinga, of the National Super Alliance (NASA). NASA has contested the outcome and vowed to expose what they have termed "computer-generated" results. However, far from the madding 1

August 18, 2017 2:42 AM Kenya police watchdog probing at least 28 election-related deaths

NAIROBI – A Kenya police monitor has begun investigating at least 28 deaths following last week’s disputed elections, and investigators have already attended the autopsies of a young girl and a baby allegedly killed by the police, officials said on Thursday. The government-funded but civilian-run Independent Police Oversight Authority (IPOA) is fast-tracking 1

August 17, 2017 5:14 AM Kibera women mourn victims of post-poll protests

Women in Kibera took to the streets Wednesday to protest police brutality in the area that left some dead and others injured. The women, some of whom were caught up in the security operation, could not hold back their tears as they demanded justice. Mirriam Akinyi, a resident of Katwekera, was shot in the chest with a rubber bullet at her vegetables 3

August 16, 2017 9:53 PM Kenya suspends action against rights groups following raid

The Kenyan government has ordered the immediate suspension of moves to shut down two rights groups that have raised concerns over last week's election, according to a letter seen by Reuters. The letter, signed by the acting interior minister and sent to the head of the non-government organization co-ordination board, said the government and the organizations 2