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October 26, 2017 4:59 AM The angry man shouted at Wanuna demanding her to leave (Video)

There was drama on Thursday morning in Kibra Constituency when a resident threatened to eject KTN’s senior reporter Sophia Wanuna from the area. The angry man who was dressed in a black jacket and hat, shouted at Wanuna demanding her to leave the vicinity. A brave Wanuna did not look threatened but was forced to retreat as the man picked a boulder from the ground 7

October 25, 2017 3:37 PM The Latest: Kenyans stock up at supermarkets before polls

Long lines form in Kenyan supermarkets as people stock up on supplies ahead of the tension-filled repeat presidential elections to be held on Thursday. Uncertainty has stalked the fresh presidential elections ordered by the Supreme Court when it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's August re-election, citing irregularities and illegalities and the refusal 33

October 25, 2017 3:04 PM NASA transforms into resistance movement

NASA leader Raila Odinga on Wednesday addressed his supporters at Uhuru Park in Nairobi and made his ‘big announcement’ regarding the repeat presidential election scheduled for Thursday, October 26. Raila Odinga also urged NASA supporters to stay home on October 26 as there will be no demonstrations. On October 10, 2017, the NASA presidential candidate 18

October 25, 2017 10:20 AM Nasa supporters defy Sonko on Uhuru Park

Nairobi City County wants police to stop the National Super Alliance (Nasa) from using Uhuru park for its rally this afternoon. It is at the historical grounds that Nasa leader Raila Odinga is expected to make his “big announcement” on Thursday’s repeat presidential poll. Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko had written to the county police commander Japhet Koome 13

October 25, 2017 8:34 AM Nairobi County asks police to bar NASA from Uhuru Park

NAIROBI, KENYA: Nairobi County government has instructed police to secure Uhuru Park Grounds from planned National Super Alliance Coalition rally. NASA is expected to make major announcement at the grounds which Nairobi County official says was not properly booked by the opposition. Speaking in Bondo during the burial of anti-IEBC protest victims, NASA presidential 14

October 25, 2017 8:16 AM Nairobi County Government says NASA has not been authorised to use Uhuru Park

According to a notice dated 25th October 2017, written by the Acting County Secretary Leboo Ole Morintant, the National Super Alliance (NASA) has not followed the procedures to secure Uhuru Park for their meeting. The letter has been addressed to the Nairobi County Police Commissioner Japheth Koome. NASA flag bearer Raila Odinga told his supporters to wait for a big announcement 4

October 23, 2017 1:23 PM Group's military-style outfit causes stir

Some members of the so called Nairobi Business Community on Monday turned up for a press briefing clad in military uniform. The four individuals showed up at Uhuru Park wearing American army combat uniform including patrol caps, jackets, trousers, boots and dark shades. The group had gathered to petition the Inspector General of Police and the IEBC on the safety 14

October 23, 2017 12:21 PM Nairobi Business Community? Kenyans raise questions as group holds ‘prayer meeting’ at Uhuru Park

A meeting by a group of people identifying themselves as the Nairobi Business Community has rattled some city residents a day to the resumption of the National Super Alliance (NASA) protests. The group’s supposed prayer meeting at Uhuru Park is trending in social media and has seen Kenyans raise questions as to the real purpose of the gathering 1

October 22, 2017 11:01 AM Shame of slow response in campaign chopper crash

A search and rescue operation in an early morning helicopter crash in Lake Nakuru delayed for more than eight hours on Saturday raising serious questions about the country’s disaster preparedness. Aboard 5Y-NMJ owned and operated by Flex Air Charters run by Captain Bootsy Mutiso were five passengers, among them three members of Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika’s 15

October 21, 2017 9:04 PM Uhuru, Raila hidden cards as date with destiny approaches

It will be a week of long knives as Jubilee and NASA prepare to unleash the trump cards they have been hiding all along in the race to capture the country’s political power beneath each other’s feet. In what is expected to be a tense political week, each side is marshaling its supporters, lawyers and strategists for a final duel that may change the course 34