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Nelson Havi concedes defeat in Westlands MP race
Westlands MP hopeful Nelson Havi has conceded defeat to the incumbent Tim Wanyonyi.
By Stephanie Wangari 2 days ago
Nelson Havi concedes defeat in Westlands MP race
Vote counting halted at two tallying centres
Vote counting has been suspended at two tallying centres in Starehe and Kapenguria constituencies respectively. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 day ago
Vote counting halted at two tallying centres
George Wajackoyah finally casts his vote
UPDATE: Roots party presidential candidate George Luchiri Wajackoyah has cast his vote.
By Stephanie Wangari 3 days ago
George Wajackoyah finally casts his vote
IEBC approves use of manual registers in some counties
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has approved the use of manual registers in polling stations both in Makueni and Kakamega Counties.
By Stephanie Wangari 3 days ago
IEBC approves use of manual registers in some counties
Be warned, IEBC tells voters posting marked ballot papers online
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has warned voters against violating the secrecy of the ballot.
By Stephanie Wangari 3 days ago
Be warned, IEBC tells voters posting marked ballot papers online
Mombasa, Kakamega governor races suspended
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has suspended elections for the Mombasa and Kakamega gubernatorial race.
By Stephanie Wangari 4 days ago
Mombasa, Kakamega governor races suspended
DCI summons Moses Kuria over alleged vote-rigging claims
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has summoned Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria over alleged vote-rigging claims.
By Stephanie Wangari 3 days ago
DCI summons Moses Kuria over alleged vote-rigging claims
Matiang'i to Ruto: Provide evidence on intimidation of state officers
Matiang'i said all meetings held with chiefs were done in public and not secretly as alleged.
By Stephanie Wangari 7 days ago
Matiang'i to Ruto: Provide evidence on intimidation of state officers
IEBC: How we'll transmit presidential results
IEBC says should there be conflicting presidential results in Forms 34A and 34B on Election Day, the commission will treat figures in Form 34A as final.
By Stephanie Wangari 9 days ago
IEBC: How we'll transmit presidential results
TIFA: Raila's popularity highest but not enough to secure First Round win
Factoring in all types of voters, including the undecided ones, Raila Odinga would win the presidential election if the polls were held today, TIFA poll suggests.
By Stephanie Wangari 9 days ago
TIFA: Raila's popularity highest but not enough to secure First Round win
Sakaja, Lenku to carry the day in gubernatorial race, TIFA poll projects
Johnson Sakaja of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) would carry the day in the Nairobi gubernatorial race if elections were held today, latest TIFA poll indicates.
By Stephanie Wangari 10 days ago
Sakaja, Lenku to carry the day in gubernatorial race, TIFA poll projects
TIFA: Raila Odinga ahead of William Ruto in both Nairobi and Kajiado counties
If elections were held today, Raila Odinga will carry the day in Nairobi County, with 52 per cent of the voters choosing him in the presidential contest over William Ruto.
By Stephanie Wangari 10 days ago
TIFA: Raila Odinga ahead of William Ruto in both Nairobi and Kajiado counties
Jubilee settles on Uhuru's sister as top pick in Senate nomination
President Uhuru Kenyatta's sister, Kristina Wambui Pratt, has been picked as one of the women nominees to the Senate.
By Stephanie Wangari 16 days ago
Jubilee settles on Uhuru's sister as top pick in Senate nomination
LIVE BLOG: 2022 Presidential Debate
Ruto; Our competitors have run away from this debate in total contempt to the people of Kenya.
By Stephanie Wangari 17 days ago
LIVE BLOG: 2022 Presidential Debate
Nithi River acccident: Raila, Ruto send condolence messages to affected families
Presidential candidates Raila Odinga and William Ruto have sent messages of condolences to the family and friends of those who perished in the Sunday evening road accident at River Nithi.
By Stephanie Wangari 18 days ago
Nithi River acccident: Raila, Ruto send condolence messages to affected families
NTSA suspends Modern Coast Bus operations
The National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has halted the operations of Modern Coast Express Limited.
By Stephanie Wangari 18 days ago
NTSA suspends Modern Coast Bus operations
KNEC reveals dates when Grade 6 learners can pick junior secondary schools
KNEC says it will open its Grade Six assessment portal between August 15 and 30, 2022 to allow the candidates select junior secondary schools they’d wish to join.
By Stephanie Wangari 21 days ago
KNEC reveals dates when Grade 6 learners can pick junior secondary schools
Rigathi Gachagua: Construction of my house stalled after funds were frozen
Rigathi Gachagua has said that the construction of his house in Nyeri stalled after the courts froze his cash in various bank accounts in October 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 23 days ago
Rigathi Gachagua: Construction of my house stalled after funds were frozen
'Kata simu': Laughter, banter, slang use as Wamae and Mutua face off
Clarification-quest, banters, disbelief, use of slang, regular laughter and passionate defense of respective manifestos dominated tier-one of the deputy presidential debate on Tuesday.
By Stephanie Wangari 24 days ago
'Kata simu': Laughter, banter, slang use as Wamae and Mutua face off
End of the road for Sonko as candidature revoked?
The revocation by IEBC came days after Supreme Court ruled that Sonko was fairly removed from office in December 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 25 days ago
End of the road for Sonko as candidature revoked?
Kang'ata, Natembeya lead in governor race, TIFA poll shows
Murang’a Senator Irungu Kang’ata would win the county’s gubernatorial contest if elections were held today, a recent TIFA poll shows.
By Stephanie Wangari 29 days ago
Kang'ata, Natembeya lead in governor race, TIFA poll shows
Karungo wa Thang'wa: Sonko comparisons unfair
Karungo wa Thang’wa, who is eyeing Kiambu senatorial seat in August 9 polls, maintains he wasn’t impeached on gross misconduct allegations.
By Stephanie Wangari 30 days ago
Karungo wa Thang'wa: Sonko comparisons unfair
Raila most preferred candidate - TIFA poll reveals
Kenya Kwanza Alliance's William Ruto closely follows with 39% while George Wajackoya of Roots Party comes in third at 4%.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Raila most preferred candidate - TIFA poll reveals
Suspect on the run wanted by DCI
DCI looking for suspect Abdirahman Mohammed Abdi wanted for land fraud, forging title deeds, says he’s been on the run since arrest warrant was issued in 2020.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Suspect on the run wanted by DCI
Only court can revoke clearance of presidential candidates- IEBC
IEBC says it will not revoke the nomination of the four presidential candidates who have already been cleared to vie in the August General Election.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Only court can revoke clearance of presidential candidates- IEBC
Two jailed for forging academic certificates
Two women accused of forging academic documents to gain employment have been sentenced to jail or pay their respective fines. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Two jailed for forging academic certificates
Internet usage has tripled in seven years, report reveals
Notably, internet usage has tripled from 13% in 2015 to 46% in 2022.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Internet usage has tripled in seven years, report reveals
Ruto: I have no apologies over my Uhuru-slapping remarks
Kenya Kwanza presidential candidate William Ruto has admitted to almost slapping his boss, President Uhuru Kenyatta, when Uhuru, as Ruto alleges, almost gave up on the 2017 presidential re-run.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Ruto: I have no apologies over my Uhuru-slapping remarks
Makau Mutua rubbishes Ruto's manifesto
Azimio la Umoja coalition have rubbished Kenya Kwanza's manifesto as a lofty document filled with empty promises and slogans. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Makau Mutua rubbishes Ruto's manifesto
Kenyan extradited to UK to face sexual molestation charges
A Kenyan has been extradited to the United Kingdom (UK) to face charges of sexual harassment and molestation of minors.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Kenyan extradited to UK to face sexual molestation charges
Prof Makau Mutua steps down as KHRC chairperson
Prof Makau Mutua has stepped down as the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) Chairperson.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Prof Makau Mutua steps down as KHRC chairperson
Police arrest woman masquerading as officer during TV interview
Police in Kilimani, Nairobi, arrest a woman masquerading as a police officer during an interview at Inooro TV where she was a panelist.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Police arrest woman masquerading as officer during TV interview
South Africa: Chemical poisoning caused death of 21 teenagers
Authorities confirm chemical poisoning caused Sunday's deaths of 21 teenagers at a nightclub in East London, South Africa.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
South Africa: Chemical poisoning caused death of 21 teenagers
Kenya power on spot after military officer dies by electrocution
The Kenya Power has since issued a statement saying it is probing the incident and will forward the details to investigative officers upon completion.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Kenya power on spot after military officer dies by electrocution
Media coverage: Raila had 61 per cent compared to Ruto's 38 per cent
Raila Odinga enjoyed a 61.2 per cent media coverage while his competitor, Kenya Kwanza flag bearer William Ruto got 38 per cent
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Media coverage: Raila had 61 per cent compared to Ruto's 38 per cent
All presidential candidates to meet Chebukati next week
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairperson Wafula Chebukati has invited all the four presidential candidates to a meeting on Wednesday next week. 
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
All presidential candidates to meet Chebukati next week
Murathe wants Raila to legalise bhang if he wins August polls
Murathe said he likes the ideology of Roots Party presidential candidate George Wajackoyah, who is promoting the legalisation of the herb for produce and sale purposes.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Murathe wants Raila to legalise bhang if he wins August polls
More women prefer Johnson Sakaja than Polycarp Igathe, TIFA poll shows
Sakaja is more popular among women voters (41 per cent) compared to Igathe at 24 per cent.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
More women prefer Johnson Sakaja than Polycarp Igathe, TIFA poll shows
Leave or be evicted, Kenya Railways to Taita Taveta land encroachers
The Kenya Railways has asked residents of Taita Taveta to vacate encroached land in 14 days’ time, lest they be forcefully evicted.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Leave or be evicted, Kenya Railways to Taita Taveta land encroachers
Petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from Nairobi race dismissed
A petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from the Nairobi governorship has been dismissed.
By Stephanie Wangari 1 month ago
Petition seeking to block Polycarp Igathe from Nairobi race dismissed