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October 31, 2017 1:00 PM Journalists attacked during NASA's meeting

The National Super Alliance on Tuesday condemned the assault on two local journalists at their Wiper Headquarters in Lavington, Nairobi. Citizen TV’s Francis Gachuri and NTV’s Jane Gatwiri were roughed up by goons during a meeting called by the coalition. In a statement signed by Denis Onyango, he said the coalition was disturbed by the incident in which 10

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM NASA supporters beat up journalists at Wiper offices [VIDEO]

National Super Alliance supporters have on Tuesday, October 31, roughed Citizen TV journalist Francis Gachuri and threatened him with a beating while an NTV videographer was slapped. The two were rescued by journalists leading to a walk-out from a meeting at the offices of Kalonzo Musyoka’s Wiper party in a show of solidarity support. Zipo.co.ke has learnt 24

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM Assault on journalists covering Raila’s ‘big announcement’ at Wiper HQ

By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 – Journalists covering a National Super Alliance Parliamentary Group meeting staged a walkout after three of their colleagues were attacked and assaulted by goons at the function. The assailants attacked and roughed up Citizen Senior Political Reporter Francis Gachuri and also punched NTV camera lady Jane Gatwiri 7

October 30, 2017 9:09 PM Raila has previously indicated National Resistance Movement could explore civil disobedience to pressure Government

Opposition Chief Raila Odinga is today expected to announce his next move after the electoral commission declared President Uhuru Kenyatta winner of the repeat vote he boycotted. Reports suggested Raila's National Super Alliance (Nasa) will convene a Parliamentary Group meeting this morning to review the development before his anticipated announcement 1

October 28, 2017 6:09 AM Few people voted in most parts of Coast except in Lamu West Constituency

Scores of Jubilee agents failed to turn up during the repeat presidential election on Thursday, as the party blamed poor turnout at the Coast on fear and intimidation. President Uhuru Kenyatta’s point man at the Coast, Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, warned that the party would take legal action against the “dishonest agents” who failed to show up in Mvita 6

October 23, 2017 3:23 PM Why Ukambani voters should not fear polls

Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua and Jubilee party women leaders in Machakos County have urged registered voters in Ukambani to cast their ballot in the repeat presidential election. Speaking separately Dr Mutua and Ms Agnes Muthama, who contested for the Woman Rep seat on the Jubilee ticket, said supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta should turn up on October 11

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 20

October 17, 2017 5:39 AM Anti-IEBC protesters back in the streets

Opposition supporters are back in the streets to push for electoral reforms even after National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga pulled out of repeat presidential poll. In Mombasa, police in full anti-riot gear lobbed teargas canisters to disperse the demonstrators. Businesses along Moi Avenue were shut as police dispersed the protesters who were energised 8

October 15, 2017 7:24 AM Is Jubilee raid on Raila's NASA a ploy to weaken the Opposition?

The recent wave of political defections from the National Super Alliance (NASA) to the Jubilee Party is likely to weaken the Opposition ahead of the repeat presidential election. Although NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga has downplayed the defections, terming them the work of August 8 bitter losers seeking political mileage, analysts argue they might 5

October 15, 2017 6:56 AM Why I will never support Raila or Uhuru

The first time I attended a political rally was during the July 7, 1998 Saba Saba Day celebrations at Kamukunji Grounds in Nairobi. As I listened to the speeches, I was shocked at how a young student leader, going by the name of Hassan Omar Hassan, had the audacity to abuse then President, a most feared man in Kenya at the time. The crowd roared at this and eventually 4