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September 24, 2017 8:56 PM How Kenya botched chance to host football showpiece

Failure to construct five stadia and the heated political climate in the country are the main reasons Kenya was stripped of the right to host the African Nations Championships early next year. The Confederation of African Football, (CAF) while announcing the decision on Saturday, also harshly indicted Kenyan sport officials for lying about the state

September 24, 2017 7:12 PM Ruto’s Sh10m ‘donation’ splits church

A Sh10 million donation by Deputy President William Ruto to the Pentecostal Assemblies of God threatens to divide the church. Mr Ruto delivered the cheque to the church on September 14 during a national pastors’ convention at the PAG headquarters in Nyang’ori, Vihiga County. Some pastors said the donation was meant to induce PAG followers into supporting 1

September 24, 2017 8:26 AM Supreme Court has strongly affirmed its independence

Kenya’s Supreme Court has finally come of age. It took trial by ordeal to get there — but Kenyans and the whole world know without nary a doubt that the rule of law is alive and well in Nairobi. The judicial earthquake first struck the Jubilee regime on September 1 when the Supreme Court delivered in precis its ruling nullifying the August 8 presidential

September 24, 2017 7:44 AM Jubilee leaders’ rivalry threatens President Uhuru Kenyatta’s campaigns

Campaigns for President Uhuru Kenyatta in Mt Kenya failed to start as planned following wrangles among leaders. Rivalry between politicians involved in strategising for the vote hunt emerged a week after President Uhuru Kenyatta hosted leaders from 10 counties in Mt Kenya at Sagana State Lodge in Nyeri County. The meeting succeeded in bringing together 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 1

September 23, 2017 9:05 PM Why Njoki's report on IEBC forms supports the majority judges decision

Some 48 hours after the presidential election petition was filed, the IEBC deposited in the Supreme Court, 1 Form 34C, 291 Forms 34B and 41,451 Forms 34A. There were 41,743 forms in total. A scrutiny of these forms was undertaken by representatives of all parties and in the presence of officials of the Supreme Court led by the Registrar of the Supreme 1

September 23, 2017 8:47 PM KEGORO: Maraga and JSC must expect pressure for rest of their term

A day after an invasion by a mob that threatened to break into its premises, forcing the Judicial Service Commission to make a strong response through a press conference, the Supreme Court finally delivered its full judgment in the petition challenging the results of the presidential election, which the court had already annulled 21 days earlier. The threatened

September 23, 2017 8:36 PM Liberian president to visit son after historic U.N. speech, making rounds in Columbus

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is known around the world as the first female head of state on the African continent, a champion of democracy and one of the most powerful women on the political stage. But to Dr. James Sirleaf, medical director for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Midtown Medical Center, the 2011 Nobel Prize recipient

September 23, 2017 3:31 PM NASA maintains no polls without IEBC reforms

The opposition National Super Alliance – NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga has maintained that there will be no repeat election unless comprehensive reforms are carried out at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. Raila has issued another fresh demand to his irreducible minimum list and he now wants the voter register cleaned before

September 23, 2017 1:17 PM Man wants registrar Esther Nyaiyaki probed

The Registrar of the Supreme Court Esther Nyaiyaki could be investigated should a complaint lodged before the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission establish that her scrutiny report of election results or the forms were doctored. According to Mr Rashid Mohammed, who has filed the complaint, the scrutiny report that was adopted by the majority judges