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April 30, 2017 12:49 PM Peter Kenneth mulls vying as independent after Sonko defeat

Nairobi governor aspirant Peter Kenneth on Sunday gave the biggest indication yet that he could contest as an independent candidate in the August elections after he lost in the Jubilee Party nominations. He termed the primaries as a “total farce”, saying that the decision of the party on an appeal he has lodged against Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko, who was announced

April 28, 2017 4:33 PM EXCLUSIVE: Dramatic moment burka-wearing woman screams as anti-terror police drag her off a bus and bundle her into a doorway in raid linked to arrests that 'foiled active plot' in north London

This is the moment a woman in a burka was dragged off a packed bus by undercover police in the same operation that led to another young female Muslim being shot streets away. Exclusive MailOnline footage shows the bus passenger in Muslim dress, believed to be in her early 20s, screaming as at least five officers snatched her off public transport on Willesden

April 28, 2017 4:08 PM Balkan bust-upMacedonian nationalists storm the parliament to hold on to power

A party backed by Russia fears that losing office might mean jail for some of its leaders “I AM still alive,” said Radmila Sekerinska in a shaken voice. “That is a cause for relief, considering the alternative.” The deputy head of Macedonia’s Social Democrats required stitches after being dragged by the hair on the evening of April 27th, when a mob supporting

April 27, 2017 8:58 PM Muluya cries foul over league fixtures

Players have been forced to bear the brunt of long exhaustive travels by road to honour fixtures spread in far-flung towns. With round eight fixtures slated for this weekend, most teams would have played three matches in a span of seven days. This comes in the wake of the decision by the sports stadia management board to close the stadia in Nairobi for renovation

April 27, 2017 6:06 PM After Damascus blasts, Israel intercepts 'target' from Syria

An apparent Israeli missile attack on a Syrian military installation near Damascus International Airport shook the capital early on Thursday morning and raised tensions between the two hostile neighbors. After nightfall, the Israeli military deployed its Patriot missile defense system to intercept a projectile incoming from Syria above the Golan Heights

April 27, 2017 4:39 PM A Calmer Mexico Sees Trump Anew: as a ‘Bluffer’ at the Poker Table

Mexican officials did not comment publicly until after Mr. Trump issued a statement, late on Wednesday night, that he was not seeking to withdraw from Nafta, but instead “to bring Nafta up to date through renegotiation.” Mr. Trump said on Thursday that he had agreed to pleas by President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

April 27, 2017 10:36 AM Senator Elachi face three opponents for JP Dagoreti North ticket

Voters yesterday turned out in large numbers during the Jubilee Party primaries, taking the first step on the road to the General Election on August 8. Senate Majority Whip Beatrice Elachi is contesting against Brian Imaita, Carnicius Jackson Mesoh and Nyoike Chuhi. Elachi has joined several of her Senate colleagues in the National Assembly race, which 1

April 26, 2017 7:15 AM Thaad: US moves missile defence system to South Korea site

The US military has started deploying a controversial missile defence system to a site in South Korea, amid high tensions over neighbouring North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions. The Thaad system is designed to protect against threats from North Korea. Hundreds of local residents protested against the deployment, as vehicles carrying equipment

April 25, 2017 7:58 PM Centre plans tough anti-Naxal strategy

Burkapal (Sukma): Monday’s deadly Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district that claimed the lives of 25 CRPF personnel has forced the Centre to review its anti-Naxal strategy, with home minister Rajnath Singh convening a high-level meeting of all Maoist-infested states on May 8. Sources said the attack by around 300 Naxals has rattled the government

April 25, 2017 5:16 PM Why ODM Party postponed Nairobi polls

It emerged that a rival faction of ODM Nairobi branch instigated the theft of ballot papers leading to the cancellation of the city primaries. The criminals, it was reported, broke into the party warehouse located along Isiolo Road in Industrial Area a few hours before the nomination exercise started. The thugs said to be affiliated to a faction within