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Opinion poll show Raila and Ruto neck to neck in State House race
"Neither Raila nor Ruto will be able to secure an outright, first-round win, though combined, their total figure would probably have at least double to bring this about,” TIFA states.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 17 days ago
Opinion poll show Raila and Ruto neck to neck in State House race
TIFA: Raila ahead of Ruto in presidential race
Raila Odinga is ahead of Deputy President William Ruto in the August 9, 2022 presidential race, a TIFA poll shows.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 17 days ago
TIFA: Raila ahead of Ruto in presidential race
Serah Kioko takes over as acting Clerk National Assembly
The outgoing Clerk of the National Assembly Michael Sialai has officially handed over to Ms Kioko making her the seventh clerk of the National Assembly of the 13th Parliament.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 21 days ago
Serah Kioko takes over as acting Clerk National Assembly
Most governor aspirants plan to get rid of NMS, if elected
Igathe defended NMS saying it has transformed the city since taking over key county functions.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Most governor aspirants plan to get rid of NMS, if elected
Sakaja, Igathe face off at the Nairobi debate
Igathe used questions surrounding Sakaja’s academic qualifications to claim the senator lacks integrity. Sakaja in turn said Igathe lacks resilience because he quit as deputy governor.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Sakaja, Igathe face off at the Nairobi debate
We'll use digital register, says electoral officials
IEBC Chief Executive Officer Marjan Hussein Marjan said they have put everything in place and the elections will be handled professionally.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
We'll use digital register, says electoral officials
Chebukati rejects rigging claims
The IEBC chairman maintained he is not involved in the tendering process of the electoral materials. 
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Chebukati rejects rigging claims
Vision 2030 secretariat tips on ideal manifesto
The manifestos should also have Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the 2030 agenda for sustainable development.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Vision 2030 secretariat tips on ideal manifesto
I'll cut taxes to ease pain of high cost, Mwaure says in manifesto
Agano Party presidential candidate David Mwaure has promised to cut Pay as You Earn (PAYE) by 50 per cent to cushion Kenyans from the tough economic times.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
I'll cut taxes to ease pain of high cost, Mwaure says in manifesto
Anger will not take you to State House, Karua tells Ruto
Martha Karua yesterday told off Deputy President William Ruto "for disrespecting President Uhuru Kenyatta"
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Anger will not take you to State House,  Karua tells Ruto
Legislators to lose VIP perks as 12th Parliament's tenure ends
The MPs are supposed to fill a form that will certify clearance from the PSC.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Legislators to lose VIP perks as 12th Parliament's tenure ends
William Ruto vows to end KEMSA monopoly in supplies
DP promises to allow counties to buy drugs and medical kits from different suppliers. Early this year, senators backed a Bill that seeks to end monopoly of the State agency.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
William Ruto vows to end KEMSA monopoly in supplies
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I will not scrap CBC, but encourage further talks with teachers Ruto
Dr Ruto promised to review CBC to address current challenges identified by teachers and parents.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
I will not scrap CBC, but encourage further talks with teachers  Ruto
Ruto says persons with disability to get more State appointments
Kenya Kwanza plans to set aside Sh300 million for provision of sunscreen to albinos.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 1 month ago
Ruto says persons with disability to get more State appointments
Johnson Sakaja cleared to run Nairobi governor
IEBC's Dispute Resolution Committee has dismissed a petition that challenged Sajaka’s clearance to contest on grounds that he did not have a degree for the job.
By Patrick Vidija 1 month ago
Johnson Sakaja cleared to run Nairobi governor
IEBC clears Kang'ata, Igathe as Sonko's fate remains in limbo
Petition against Kang’ata said to lack merit, and is null and void. For Igathe, there was no evidence that he absconded duty.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
IEBC clears Kang'ata, Igathe as Sonko's fate remains in limbo
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Sakaja saga: Senator insists he has a degree
Lawmaker says the petition was against Sakaja Koskei Johnson but he’s Sakaja Johnson Arthur. Petitioner said six people graduated with that degree and Sakaja was not one of them.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Sakaja saga: Senator insists he has a degree
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William Ruto's seven-point agenda for women, girls
Ruto promises was that he would set aside 50 per cent of Cabinet for women. He pledged to implement the elusive two-thirds gender rule within the first 100 days in his presidency.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
William Ruto's seven-point agenda for women, girls
MPs bid one another farewell as House breaks for August polls
The Speaker said the pressing Huduma Bill, 2021 and the Additional County Allocation Bill might necessitate recalling the MPs.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
MPs bid one another farewell as House breaks for August polls
MPs to wrap up debate on Bills as House closes business today
In case Speaker doesn't convene a special sitting, it will be the end of the 12th Parliament.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
MPs to wrap up debate on Bills as House closes business today
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Presidential list cut to four, the shortest since 1992 elections
Some 57 aspirants had initially sought to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta. All the 47 independent presidential aspirants fell along the way.
By Jacob Ng’etich 2 months ago
Presidential list cut to four, the shortest since 1992 elections
MPs approve Treasury's proposal to raise debt ceiling to Sh10 trillion
Ukur Yatani had proposed to shift the debt ceiling to an anchor of 55 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in net present value terms.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
MPs approve Treasury's proposal to raise debt ceiling to Sh10 trillion
Aukot to fight IEBC rejection in court
Aukot’s bid was rejected because he did not submit duly filled forms bearing names, signatures, identity cards or passport numbers of at least 2,000 voters.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Aukot to fight IEBC rejection in court
Jimi Wanjigi disqualified from presidential race over lack of degree
Jimi Wanjigi of Safina Party has been disqualified from the August 9, 2022 presidential race over lack of a Bachelor’s degree.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Jimi Wanjigi disqualified from presidential race over lack of degree
Ekuru Aukot disqualified from presidential race
Thirdway Alliance presidential aspirant Ekuru Aukot has been disqualified from the August 9 contest.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Ekuru Aukot disqualified from presidential race
President Uhuru's nod to Martha Karua at Madaraka Day fete
President Kenyatta rooted for women to get into top leadership, while acknowledging those in his administration.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
President Uhuru's nod to Martha Karua at Madaraka Day fete
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Mwangi wa Iria says 'powerful forces' out to control ballot
Chekubati maintained that due process was followed before the governor’s name was omitted from the presidential qualification list.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Mwangi wa Iria says 'powerful forces' out to control ballot
Polls team rejects two as vetting of State House aspirants begins
Those turned away given time to table the required documents or be locked out of the race. Ruto and Raila will present their papers to IEBC on June 4 and June 5 respectively.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
Polls team rejects two as vetting of State House aspirants begins
William Ruto asks for Uhuru Kenyatta's forgiveness as clergy call for peaceful elections
The two leaders have traded barbs since the President’s unity pact with Raila. Church leaders warn that Kenya is in a critical moment hence need for calm.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
William Ruto asks for Uhuru Kenyatta's forgiveness as clergy call for peaceful elections
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The extreme, absurd and funny stunts aspirants engage in to lure voters
From abandoning the ambience of five-star hotels and trooping to local vibandas to riding on mkokotenis, this is the season politicians do the strangest strange things to appeal to voters.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 2 months ago
The extreme, absurd and funny stunts aspirants engage in to lure voters
Sakaja picks banker as deputy for city governor election
Nairobi Governor aspirant Johnson Sakaja has picked Absa Bank Kenya Ltd Chief Operating Officer (COO) James Njoroge Muchiri to deputise him in his bid.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 3 months ago
Sakaja picks banker as deputy for city governor election
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Chebukati bows to parties' push on deadline for running mates
IEBC has finally bowed to pressure from political parties to review the deadline for naming running mate to May 16.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 3 months ago
Chebukati bows to parties' push on deadline for running mates
Uhuru to lead public in viewing Mwai Kibaki's body at Parliament
President Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta are expected to arrive at Parliament at 10.00 am to receive the body
By Grace Ng'ang'a 3 months ago
Uhuru to lead public in viewing Mwai Kibaki's body at Parliament
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Panel of 7 to pick Raila's deputy as Azimio moves to end stalemate
The final pieces of the August 9 jigsaw puzzle were finally falling into place, as Azimio la Umoja One Kenya raced against time to pick its running mate.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 3 months ago
Panel of 7 to pick Raila's deputy as Azimio moves to end stalemate
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Video: Raila defends six-piece voting, urges losers in ODM primaries not to vie as independent
“Azimio la Umoja coalition is a movement that has many political parties. I am the presidential candidate of the coalition but also the party leader of ODM,” said Odinga.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 3 months ago
Video: Raila defends six-piece voting, urges losers in ODM primaries not to vie as independent
Ruto, Raila allies unite in praise of Huduma Namba
Deputy President William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga’s allies in Parliament have joined forces to demand that the government speeds up the issuance of Huduma Namba cards.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 4 months ago
Ruto, Raila allies unite in praise of Huduma Namba
Cotu throws weight behind Raila, says workers safer with him
The Central Organisation of Trade Unions (Cotu) has endorsed Mr Raila Odinga for president. 
By Grace Ng'ang'a 4 months ago
Cotu throws weight behind Raila, says workers safer with him
Wajir Woman Rep Fatuma Gedi told to table evidence on Ruto land grab claims
National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has given Wajir Woman Rep Fatuma Gedi two days to table evidence on allegations that DP Ruto was involved in questionable land deals.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 4 months ago
Wajir Woman Rep Fatuma Gedi told to table evidence on Ruto land grab claims
Ruto, Raila allies unite to support Huduma Namba Bill
Last year, the High Court declared the Sh10 billion rollout of Huduma Namba illegal.
By Grace Ng'ang'a 4 months ago
Ruto, Raila allies unite to support Huduma Namba Bill
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Fuel prices likely to rise by Sh40 a litre
The higher prices will add to the pain that Kenyans have grappled with at the pump following weeks of intermittent supply of fuel, with many having had to queue for hours to buy fuel.
By Macharia Kamau 4 months ago
Fuel prices likely to rise by Sh40 a litre
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