Kenyan democracy cannot take shape until its media step up

The management of the public’s craving for negative stories is one of the longest standing dilemmas of journalism ethics. Bad news commands more attention than good news and so, as the old creed goes, “If it bleeds, it leads.” By this rule book, the killings of least two dozen opposition protesters following the declaration of Kenya’s presidential More...

by admin | Published 3 years ago
By admin On Monday, August 14th, 2017
0 Comments

IAAF London 2017 – Wraps Up.

Kenya´s Hellen Obiri and Ethiopian Ayana ran the race of the Games; when they went neck to neck in the 5000m women´s final at the Queen Elizabeth II Olympic Stadium in East London. In the end it was the Kenyan More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Kenya’s political class must accept the will of the people – Obama urges

  Source:Nation Almost two years ago, I travelled to Kenya as President of the United States to express my support for the Kenyan people. I said then that Kenya was at a crossroads – a moment of extraordinary More...

By admin On Friday, August 4th, 2017
0 Comments

Gilbert Deya – One of the ‘Miracle Babies ‘Finally extradited to Kenya

The UK has extradited a self-styled Kenyan pastor, who claimed he created miraculous pregnancies, to Kenya to face child-trafficking charges. Gilbert Deya’s extradition came after he failed in his decade-long More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
0 Comments

Freedom of Expression: Facing Up to the Threat

    Representatives of international, regional and national organisations of journalists, human rights and freedom of expression groups meeting at the International Conference in Doha, Qatar on 24-25 More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
0 Comments

Uganda’s Chinese-built high speed railway will cost even more than Kenya’s did

Kenya launched its first high speed railway last month, a rail link connecting Nairobi and the port city of Mombasa, that cost about 327 billion Kenyan shillings or about $7.7 million a kilometer. Critics in Kenya More...

By admin On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Fred Matiang’i appointed acting Interior CS – Kenya

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed Fred Matiang’i as acting interior secretary to replace Joseph Ole Nkaissery, who has died suddenly. The replacement was named to avoid a vacuum in leadership as the country More...

By admin On Saturday, July 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Kenya interior CS Gen Nkaissery dies in hospital after a short illness

Kenya’s interior minister has died in hospital, the government said on Saturday, a month before the country is due to hold national elections. “It is with deep sorrow and shock that we announce the sudden More...

By admin On Friday, July 7th, 2017
0 Comments

Islamic finance provides Kenyans with cushion against drought

Hamara Hujale tries to keep an eye on two squirming children and a pot of simmering ugali – a white doughy dish – as she reaches for her buzzing phone. After speaking a few words, she hangs up and scribbles More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
0 Comments

Kenya’s Opposition discredit Governments’ handling of Food Crisis and Graft to win votes

The Kenyan government’s handling of food shortages caused by one of the East African nation’s worst droughts in three decades and allegations of corruption are emerging as the key opposition weapons in its bid More...

https://i-vote.net/