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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 19, 2017 4:53 AM You are not a private citizen! Miguna fuming after Ruto blocks him on twitter

Fiery city lawyer Miguna Miguna is not amused after Deputy President William Ruto blocked him on twitter. The unapologetic lawyer who has gained a reputation online for his bare knuckled tweets revealed to his over 97 thousand followers that he had been blocked by the DP. Miguna shared a snippet of the DPs timeline that showed he had been blocked over what he said was his criticism

September 18, 2017 7:29 PM Miguna Miguna attacks DP Ruto for blocking him on Twitter, warns President Uhuru

Former Nairobi gubernatorial candidate Miguna Miguna has launched a scathing attack on the Deputy President, William Ruto, for allegedly blocking him on Twitter. According to Dr Miguna, DP Ruto blocked him because of criticising him on matters governance. "Mr. William Ruto has blocked me for criticizing him. He is not a private citizen. He sucks billions

September 18, 2017 5:05 AM Kenyans reactions after DP William Ruto attacked Raila Odinga in a tweet

Deputy President William Ruto on Sunday 17 September attacked NASA Leader Raila Odinga after his remarks during the NASA conference held at Panari Hotel. DP Ruto asked on his twitter handle "For how long will one man, unable to win elections, continue to blackmail 45m Kenyans using threats of violence, chaos, bloodshed & anarchy." The Deputy President 1

September 18, 2017 2:43 AM St Louis anti-police protests turn chaotic

A protest over police use of force that started peacefully has grown increasingly chaotic with demonstrators breaking windows in central St. Louis in the US and others attempting to block a ramp to an interstate highway, police and witnesses say. Police say they have an order for the crowd to disperse at one intersection after reports of significant 1

September 17, 2017 4:31 PM Wenger and Conte go head-to-head as Chelsea and Arsenal battle tactically

LONDON -- A fast-paced London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal finished goalless, but the figures with the most long-term significance here were 3-4-3, not 0-0. Two sides organised in an identical manner fought a simple but intriguing tactical battle. Chelsea famously switched to that formation midway through their 3-0 defeat at Arsenal a year ago and enjoyed 1

September 17, 2017 2:57 PM Antonio Conte: David Luiz should have had a free kick before red card

LONDON -- Antonio Conte said David Luiz should have been awarded a free kick moments before being sent off for a lunge on Sead Kolasinac in the final minutes of Chelsea's goalless draw against Arsenal. Luiz, booked earlier in the match for catching Laurent Koscielny's face with an attempted bicycle kick, was shown a straight red card by referee Michael 1

September 17, 2017 2:57 PM David Luiz imperious before dismissal as Chelsea rue missed chances

Chelsea's winning run came to end after a 0-0 draw with Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. The Blues flew out of the blocks and penned the visitors in their own half for the opening quarter of an hour but were unable to convert pressure into goals. Pedro was the biggest culprit, shooting tamely at Petr Cech when played through on goal. Arsenal grew in confidence 2

September 17, 2017 11:14 AM Looming matatu strike as CBD ban takes effect Wednesday

A new measure proposed by the Nairobi County to decongest the central business district has met resistance, with the Matatu industry now threatening to stage a strike to protest its implementation. The measure, which seeks to restrict all Public Service Vehicles (PSVS) from accessing the Nairobi CBD, starting Wednesday, September 20, has also caused 1