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Tobiko calls for enhanced security of prosecutors, police handling high profile crimes

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The Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko wants governments to urgently look into the security of prosecutors, judicial officers and investigators handling emerging and transnational organised crimes.

Corruption claims against Kenya’s big shots laid bare with 54 days in probe countdown

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The scramble by politicians and State officers listed in a damning report on graft to clear their names began in earnest Tuesday as the extent of the serious corruption allegations facing them were laid bare.

Nigeria elects Buhari as president in historic vote

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Challenger Muhammadu Buhari won Nigeria's presidential election by 2.57 million votes, official results showed Wednesday, defeating incumbent Goodluck Jonathan in the first democratic change of power in Africa's most populous nation.

Crisis at EACC as plot to oust officials revealed

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A plan to force Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) commissioners Jane Onsongo and Irene Keino to resign came to light Tuesday after a day of drama.

British candidate replaced after 'kidnap Obama' post

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A parliamentary candidate for Britain's UK Independence Party was replaced on Tuesday after writing that Israel should "kidnap" US President Barack Obama in a Facebook post.

Kenya

About 80 brewing firms have been closed in the last one year, says CS

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At least 80 alcohol manufacturing companies have been closed in the last one year after they failed to meet the requisite standards.

Politics

Graft diaries: CS Davis Chichir and Senator Mike Sonko

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Energy Cabinet Secretary Davis Chichir is accused of working to ensure that corrupt deals in the energy sector are successfully executed.

The Counties

Five suspects killed in botched robbery along Thika Road

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Five suspected thugs, including a woman, were Tuesday night shot dead at Clayworks area along Thika Road, Nairobi and an AK47 rifle, a pistol and bullet proof vest found on them.

World

Lufthansa says Germanwings co-pilot had 'severe depression'

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The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings plane told his bosses he had suffered from severe depression, Lufthansa has revealed, as the airlines' chief executives announced plans to visit the crash site on Wednesday.

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