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Rigathi Gachagua: It is a seamless and peaceful exercise so far, I am pleased
Gachagua praised the IEBC officials for what he termed as a 'seamless process'.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
Rigathi Gachagua: It is a seamless and peaceful exercise so far, I am pleased
Francis Atwoli calls for ballot paper printing to be done locally
Atwoli: We have to wait for the papers to be printed afresh in Athens, Greece, yet we have the government printing press, Dela Rue and many other options. We don’t want to blame IEBC for that.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
Francis Atwoli calls for ballot paper printing to be done locally
Uhuru Kenyatta: I don't have a competitor in this election
President Uhuru Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta cast their vote at Mutomo Primary School polling station in Gatundu South; former First Lady Mama Ngina voted at the same centre.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
Uhuru Kenyatta: I don't have a competitor in this election
Property destroyed after fire breaks out at a go down in Nairobi
Social media was awash with images of the smoke billowing from the site with some alleging that the fire was from the Mater Hospital.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
Property destroyed after fire breaks out at a go down in Nairobi
You can leave WhatsApp group chats without notifying anyone
At the same time, WhatsApp will have new features where a user will have over two days to delete their messages from their chars after hitting the send button.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
You can leave WhatsApp group chats without notifying anyone
'Dressed' for the occassion? Kenyans try to outdo each other in 'Githeri Man' fashion
Several voters have been captured at queuing at various polling stations in abnormal attires including mane just wrapped in towels around their waists.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
'Dressed' for the occassion? Kenyans try to outdo each other in 'Githeri Man' fashion
Azimio la Umoja urges IEBC to conclusively address the manual register issue
Azimio is also blaming IEBC for flatly refusing to print the voter registers so that they can be availed in every polling station on election day.
By Mate Tongola 1 day ago
Azimio la Umoja urges IEBC to conclusively address the manual register issue
How to check your polling station, verify voter details
It is expected that the 22,120,458 voters will cast their votes in various parts of the country including those in Kenyan embassies and missions in the diaspora.
By Mate Tongola 2 days ago
How to check your polling station, verify voter details
Five IEBC officials arrested for malpractice in Bungoma, Homabay
They were holding an illegal meeting with one of the candidates in the region.
By Mate Tongola 2 days ago
Five IEBC officials arrested for malpractice in Bungoma, Homabay
George Wajackoyah: Roots Party moles telling lies about me
Roots Party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah says certain people within his party are telling lies to the press about him.
By Mate Tongola 6 days ago
George Wajackoyah: Roots Party moles telling lies about me
Nyayo Stadium to be used by UDA for final rally, court directs
The High Court has directed Sports Kenya to allow UDA hold its final rally at the Nyayo Stadium on Saturday.
By Mate Tongola 6 days ago
Nyayo Stadium to be used by UDA for final rally, court directs
DP Ruto: Night meetings held to plot my loss on election day
DP Ruto has alleged that the government is fully out to ensure he loses the presidential election on August 9.
By Mate Tongola 6 days ago
DP Ruto: Night meetings held to plot my loss on election day
I have not endorsed Raila, Wajackoyah says
Wajackoyah maintains he is on the ballot.
By Mate Tongola 7 days ago
I have not endorsed Raila, Wajackoyah says
We're just doing what we did in 2017, Kibicho to Ruto
PS Kibicho has told DP Ruto that senior State officers participating in election campaigns is not new, and that it happened in 2017.
By Mate Tongola 7 days ago
We're just doing what we did in 2017, Kibicho to Ruto
US Embassy: We didn't profile Kisumu as violent
The US Embassy in Kenya has said its earlier travel advisory to Kisumu wasn’t meant to profile the area as violent.
By Mate Tongola 7 days ago
US Embassy: We didn't profile Kisumu as violent
How Al-Qaeda leader Al Zawahri was killed
Officials said Zawahiri was on the balcony of a safe house when the drone fired two missiles at him. 
By Mate Tongola 8 days ago
How Al-Qaeda leader Al Zawahri was killed
Mandera: Anti-stock theft unit officers injured in Shabaab raid
Three police officers are nursing injuries after suspected Al-Shabaab militants raided their camp in Kotulo, Mandera County on Monday.
By Mate Tongola 8 days ago
Mandera: Anti-stock theft unit officers injured in Shabaab raid
Margaret Wanjiru: There are people in UDA I can't vote in
'Even in my party (UDA), there are people I cannot vote for..." Bishop Margaret Wanjiru said.
By Mate Tongola 9 days ago
Margaret Wanjiru: There are people in UDA I can't vote in
Kenyans react to Magoha's new half-term directive
Some have termed the move as ‘disoriented’ while others, the majority were happy for the school fees relief.
By Mate Tongola 9 days ago
Kenyans react to Magoha's new half-term directive
IEDs discovered in road Farah Maalim was to use on his way to campaign
Two IEDs were on Thursday discovered on a route that Farah Maalim was to use on his way to campaign.
By Mate Tongola 12 days ago
IEDs discovered in road Farah Maalim was to use on his way to campaign
John Ngumi replaces Michael Joseph as Safaricom Board chairperson
Former Kenya Pipeline Company chairperson John Ngumi has been appointed as the chairperson of the Safaricom Board of Directors.
By Mate Tongola 12 days ago
John Ngumi replaces Michael Joseph as Safaricom Board chairperson
The powers Uhuru will lose on Aug. 9 despite being in office as president
President Uhuru Kenyatta will lose several powers on August 9, when Kenyans will take to the polls to choose their next group of leaders.
By Mate Tongola 12 days ago
The powers Uhuru will lose on Aug. 9 despite being in office as president
Mitsubishi Outlander: Its strengths and weaknesses
Mitsubishi Outlander is an eye candy three-row compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) that sits seven people.
By Mate Tongola 13 days ago
Mitsubishi Outlander: Its strengths and weaknesses
First batch of Presidential ballot papers arrives in the country
12,150 boxes in 225 pallets containing presidential ballot papers arrive at JKIA; 18,630 more boxes to be received on Aug. 3, the last arrival day, IEBC says.
By Mate Tongola 14 days ago
First batch of Presidential ballot papers arrives in the country
Fred Matiang'i: Ruto's claims on Kerio Valley police reservists are false
Interior CS Fred Matiang’i has denied that the government withdrew police reservists from Kerio Valley, Elgeyo Marakwet County in 2019 to “punish” Deputy President William Ruto.
By Mate Tongola 14 days ago
Fred Matiang'i: Ruto's claims on Kerio Valley police reservists are false
Chebukati: Venezuelans in country legally, stickers can be accounted for
IEBC chairperson has clarified that stickers that three Venezuelan contractors were found in possession of were for KIEMS kits’ identification.
By Mate Tongola 15 days ago
Chebukati: Venezuelans in country legally, stickers can be accounted for
Modern Coast: Timeline of accidents, deaths since 2017
At least 76 people, who travelled using Modern Coast bus since 2017, have died in separate road accidents, an analysis into the bus company’s accident history shows.
By Mate Tongola 15 days ago
Modern Coast: Timeline of accidents, deaths since 2017
US court serves Kenyan father via a local daily
A Kenyan man has been served by an American court through a local daily in what could be a case of a deadbeat father.
By Mate Tongola 16 days ago
US court serves Kenyan father via a local daily
Kenya experiencing the highest poverty rate in history, Wanjigi claims
Wanjigi said the Safina party had engaged a forensic auditor to establish the state of the debt and what President Uhuru Kenyatta’s regime will leave to his predecessor. 
By Mate Tongola 16 days ago
Kenya experiencing the highest poverty rate in history, Wanjigi claims
Police free Venezuelan IEBC personnel who'd been detained at JKIA
Police have released a Venezuelan national contracted by the IEBC after establishing that the election-related stickers he had at the JKIA were genuine material belonging to IEBC.
By Mate Tongola 19 days ago
Police free Venezuelan IEBC personnel who'd been detained at JKIA
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Mazda Axela: Highs and lows of the Toyota and Nissan rival
Mazda Axela is an attractive mid-size car from Hiroshima-based multinational automaker Mazda Motor Corporation.
By Mate Tongola 20 days ago
Mazda Axela: Highs and lows of the Toyota and Nissan rival
Meta to crack down on fake news, misinformation as Kenya heads to the polls
Meta revealed that for the last one year, the company has been working closely with Kenyan authorities and partners to curb fake news, with eighteen days left before Kenya goes to the polls.
By Mate Tongola 20 days ago
Meta to crack down on fake news, misinformation as Kenya heads to the polls
Three suspected robbers killed in Mombasa Road shootout
The suspects had just staged a robbery and were headed to commit another crime, before they were waylaid by the detectives from the Special Service Unit.
By Mate Tongola 21 days ago
Three suspected robbers killed in Mombasa Road shootout
Raila: I am proud of Karua's performance
Karua faced off with United Democratic Alliance’s running mate, Rigathi Gachagua, in a live televised debate that lasted 90 minutes.
By Mate Tongola 21 days ago
Raila: I am proud of Karua's performance
CS Matiang'i: Criminal gangs grouping in Coast
CS Matiang’i has said they have received intelligence reports that criminal gangs are grouping in Coast region ahead of the August 9 polls.
By Mate Tongola 21 days ago
CS Matiang'i: Criminal gangs grouping in Coast
Igathe's plan to sort transport menace in Nairobi
Polycarp Igathe, who is vying for the Nairobi gubernatorial seat on a Jubilee ticket, has vowed to prioritize the transport menace in the city if he clinches the seat next month.
By Mate Tongola 26 days ago
Igathe's plan to sort transport menace in Nairobi
Doctor arrested for assaulting daughter, firing at boda boda rider
Police say the suspect’s daughter had hailed a boda boda ride home on Thursday, July 14, and upon reaching her destination.
By Mate Tongola 26 days ago
Doctor arrested for assaulting daughter, firing at boda boda rider
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Revealed: Last moments of man killed in Langata Road crash
Kimulwon Chesaina trusted the capabilities of his car, a Mercedes-Benz W124.
By Mate Tongola 28 days ago
Revealed: Last moments of man killed in Langata Road crash
MCK asks police to probe journalist's attack
Media Council of Kenya has since called on any party aggrieved by the work of journalists to direct the complaints to the Media Complaints Commission.
By Mate Tongola 29 days ago
MCK asks police to probe journalist's attack
One dead in Lang'ata Road crash
Mercedes driver Kimulwon Chesaina was driving along Lang’ata Road towards the CBD before the fatal crash.
By Mate Tongola 29 days ago
One dead in Lang'ata Road crash
Early parliamentary results: Here are the winners
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Observers blame low turn on youth's failure to participate in polls
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Two killed in Nyanza as pockets of violence rock polls
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