Kenya reels as post-election chaos worsens

airobi – Kenya found itself in a dangerous limbo on Saturday after two days of violent protests sparked by a deeply divisive presidential election that left eight people dead and scores injured. It is the country’s worst crisis in a decade, raising fears for the stability of east Africa’s economic powerhouse and one of its strongest More...

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By admin On Saturday, October 28th, 2017

In Kenya election re-run, polling incomplete and next steps uncertain

KISUMU, Kenya (Reuters) – Kenyans who boycotted a repeat presidential election voiced relief on Saturday after authorities indefinitely delayed further attempts to hold the vote in some opposition areas due More...

By admin On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

It is easier to destroy than to build ‘ Diplomats warning over Kenya’s Political stalemate

By AFP   Western nations on Monday warned starkly of Kenya’s “deteriorating political environment” ahead of a presidential election re-run and urged the major parties to halt incitement and More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Kenya opposition leader withdraws from presidential election re-run

 Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Tuesday he would not stand in a court-ordered re-run of August’s nullified presidential election that is scheduled for Oct. 26. “In the interest of the people More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Rising debts threaten Kenya’s credit score, warns global firm

Global rating agency Moody’s has warned of possible downgrade of Kenya’s credit scores citing pressure from the country’s rising debts. The agency said it had placed Kenya’s B1 rating on review for downgrade More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Under Siege CJ Maraga Speaks

Kenya’s Chief Justice, and President of the Supreme Court. Justice David Maraga, on Tuesday came out strong and straight to the point in a live address to the Media (topilyambila writes). Justice Maraga who was More...

By admin On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Moses Kuria MP Gatundu and Muthama detained over hate speech allegations.

 Kenyan police detained a lawmaker from the ruling party and a former opposition senator on Monday over allegations of hate speech, a spokesman for the interior ministry said. Reported instance of hate speech have More...

By admin On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Politics still a man’s business despite notable success in Women participation – Africa

More women in politics Still a man’s business despite notable successes By KwambokaOyaro Some of the African women who have shattered the glass ceiling include Liberia’s president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf; former More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Ballot 2017 – Supreme Court it IS

NASA Principal and Presidential flag bearer Raila Amolo Odinga did not mince his words in the long awaited press conference held on Wednesday at the Okoa Kenya Offices in Lavington Nairobi. (writes topi Lyambila) In More...

By admin On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Raila’s Standoff – Ballot 2017

The political stalemate surrounding the Presidential winner announcement on Friday evening is slowly but surely simmering with no clear cut view of what is going on. (writes topi Lyambila). As the air of uncertainty More...