Tag archive for ‘General Elections’
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...

By admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Kenyans and the World Wait – Ballot 2017

NASA Leader Hon. Raila Odinga briefs his brigade after meeting with the IEBC at Bomas. (pic courtesy Charles Onyango) The time was set for 14.30pm, it is now going to 17.00hrs. (writes topi lyambila)  Beefed up More...

By admin On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Kenya goes to polls as the world watch in hope & Desperation

BBC : Kenya holds its breath before tight poll By Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Kenyatta is hoping to be returned – but there are already fears about the election Kenya is More...

By admin On Friday, June 9th, 2017

May to form fragile government after UK election debacle, uncertainty over Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May will form a government supported by a small Northern Irish party after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in an election debacle days before talks on Britain’s More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2014

Africa’s Diaspora : A generation without Hang ups.

The African diaspora youth are moving back and forth between the continent and elsewhere. They feel that this is their global village. Up votes: 0 Down votes: 0  More...

By admin On Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Kenya Govt. Sued by Rape Survivors

  Coming two weeks before the elections is a big understatement. Eight survivors of sexual violence committed in the wake of Kenya’s December 2007 general elections have taken the government to court over More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Malik Obama goes into politics – Kenya

Malik Obama, the step-brother of U.S. President Barack Obama, said he will run for governor of the western Kenyan county of Siaya, where he may face a sibling of Prime Minister Raila Odinga. Obama, 54, will compete More...

By admin On Sunday, January 13th, 2013

Are you willing to be wrong if Uhuru wins 2013

By:Ngunjiri Wambugu After my article last week where I tried to speak truth to power I got an interesting write-up from a friend, who asked me to use it as I will on condition of anonymity. Since they are not my More...

By admin On Friday, December 28th, 2012

Progress in the fight against Graft – Kenya

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) averted loss of 1.2 billion shillings in the past one year. In its annual report, EACC stated that it had also traced four illegally acquired assets with an estimated More...

By admin On Thursday, December 27th, 2012

Will Kenya keep up with MRC threats

Kenya’s separatist Mombasa Republican Council, which says it has 2 million members seeking self-rule in the country’s coastal region, called for a peaceful boycott of next year’s general elections. The vote More...