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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 11, 2017 6:11 AM Kalonzo Musyoka bitter confrontation with Wiper supporters [VIDEO]

The National Super Alliance (NASA) is gearing up for the fight of its life after the Supreme Court gave it a lifeline by nullifying the October 8 election in which President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner by the IEBC. But it would seem things are are not rosy in the Wiper party camp, if a video that has gone viral on social media is anything to go by. Trouble 2

September 10, 2017 11:23 AM IEBC in make or break talks as polls draw near

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will hold crucial talks that will make or break it. The talks have been taken away from the fuming walls of Anniversary Towers, IEBC’s official address, to a retreat in a Naivasha hotel. All commissioners, Chief Executive Ezra Chiloba and members of the secretariat, specifically departmental 1

September 10, 2017 11:23 AM Uhuru Kenyatta’s limited options in scheme to ‘fix’ Supreme Court

A Jubilee take-over of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) or a constitutional amendment to scrap the Supreme Court. These are the main options legal analysts say are at President Uhuru Kenyatta’s disposal in his avowed pledge to “fix” the Supreme Court if he wins the October 17 repeat polls. While some believe the President was not serious when he pledged 4

September 10, 2017 11:23 AM Chiloba: I will resign if found culpable

A lot of things have been happening. We were all waiting for the Supreme Court decision, which was delivered. We’ve been reflecting on the decision for the purposes of fulfilling our mandate. Now, we are busy planning for the fresh presidential election as ordered by the Supreme Court. Everybody has made their view on the Supreme Court ruling known 19

September 10, 2017 5:43 AM IEBC’s top officials in crucial Naivasha meeting as internal wars top agenda

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will today hold crucial talks that will make or break it. The talks have been taken away from the fuming walls of Anniversary Towers, IEBC’s official address, to a retreat in a Naivasha hotel. All commissioners, Chief Executive Ezra Chiloba and members of the secretariat, specifically departmental 5

September 9, 2017 9:02 PM I will not be forced to quit by Jubilee, Commissioner Akombe declares

In the run up to the August 8 General Election, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioner Roselyne Akombe was the most visible face in the commission. She was always in the press briefing Kenyans on how prepared the commission was. Some people even mistakenly thought she was Chair Wafula Chebukati’s deputy owing to her eloquence 1

September 8, 2017 7:19 AM Tanzanian Ministers Implicated in Diamond-Mining Probe Quit

Two Tanzanian ministers resigned after President John Magufuli told government officials suspected of wrongdoing in an investigation into the nation’s diamond- and Tanzanite-mining industries to step down. Edwin Ngonyani, a deputy minister of works, transport and communication, said he resigned Thursday evening, declining to comment on the allegations 2

September 8, 2017 5:43 AM Hassan Omar wants nothing to do with Raila following resignation

The former Mombasa Senator cited personal reasons On Thursday, September 7, Wiper Party Secretary General Hassan Omar resigned from the political outfit. Omar who lost in his quest to become the Governor of Mombasa in the August 8 poll, also said he will not campaign for the National Super Alliance (Nasa) chief Raila Odinga in the forthcoming repeat 18

September 7, 2017 1:06 PM Former Mombasa Senator resigns from Wiper Party

Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar Hassan has resigned as Wiper Democratic Movement Party Secretary General for reasons he termed as personal. In a letter to the WIPER Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka, Omar says he had shared with both Musyoka and NASA flag bearer Raila Odinga before the August 8 elections, that he would not wish to serve in their government 4