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Joseph Kinyua: Transition committee to take over after IEBC declares winner
Kinyua says they will be working on facilitating the handing over and taking over the process, and organising for security, facilities and personnel of the president-elect.
By Winfrey Owino 1 day ago
Joseph Kinyua: Transition committee to take over after IEBC declares winner
Court allows state to take over Kenyatta University land
In Justice Angote’s ruling, he said that the government has a good intention of taking over the land which cannot be stopped.
By Winfrey Owino 1 day ago
Court allows state to take over Kenyatta University land
One dead, another in hospital after argument on poll winner
The incident took place at Obunga junction in Kisumu County at about 8 pm last night, police say.
By Winfrey Owino 2 days ago
One dead, another in hospital after argument on poll winner
IEBC Update: 73 polling stations yet to transmit Forms 34A
IEBC commissioner Abdi Guliye has also warned candidates in areas where elections were suspended against campaigning.
By Winfrey Owino 2 days ago
IEBC Update: 73 polling stations yet to transmit Forms 34A
IEBC Update: 14 million Kenyans voted on Tuesday
IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati says 14 million out of the 22 million registered voters cast their votes Tuesday.
By Winfrey Owino 3 days ago
IEBC Update: 14 million Kenyans voted on Tuesday
Chebukati says aspirants can concede once winner is declared
Wafula Chebukati has said poll results for all Members of Parliament and Members of County Assemblies will be declared at the constituency tallying centers.
By Winfrey Owino 3 days ago
Chebukati says aspirants can concede once winner is declared
IEBC: How your vote moves from the ballot box to Bomas of Kenya
Chebukati will declare the Presidential Election Results using form 34C then fill and issue (form 34D) certificate to the person declared elected.
By Winfrey Owino 3 days ago
IEBC: How your vote moves from the ballot box to Bomas of Kenya
IEBC: Only 12 million people had voted by 4 pm
IEBC Commissioner Francis Wanderi says voter turnout nationwide at 56.2 pc by 4pm with 12 million people voting, eight by-elections to be held on August 23.
By Winfrey Owino 4 days ago
IEBC: Only 12 million people had voted by 4 pm
Police ask MP Didmus Barasa to surrender after rival candidate's aide shot dead
Bungoma police ask Kimilili MP Didmus Baraza to surrender himself after a rival candidate's aide is shot dead at Chebukwabi polling station, police report says.
By Winfrey Owino 4 days ago
Police ask MP Didmus Barasa to surrender after rival candidate's aide shot dead
Supreme Court finds CDF illegal
Supreme Court found that the law allowing MPs to manage funds offends division of revenue and public finance law.
By Winfrey Owino 5 days ago
Supreme Court finds CDF illegal
NCIC forms committee to mediate post-election disputes
The commission’s chair urged Kenyans to maintain calm during the election period.
By Winfrey Owino 5 days ago
NCIC forms committee to mediate post-election disputes
US Ambassador to Kenya: I will expedite VISA application process
Last week, the US embassy in Kenya released an advisory security alert to its citizens in Kisumu, warning of possible election-related chaos.
By Winfrey Owino 6 days ago
US Ambassador to Kenya: I will expedite VISA application process
Suspend Joho, Junet's Twitter accounts, UDA asks NCIC
Joho and Junet had posted a video which had been manipulated to suggest Ruto was spreading hate.
By Winfrey Owino 10 days ago
Suspend Joho, Junet's Twitter accounts, UDA asks NCIC
Trouble in Wajackoyah party, Justina says will support the opposite side if need arises
Roots Party’s running mate also came forward and dismissed the endorsement allegations.
By Winfrey Owino 10 days ago
Trouble in Wajackoyah party, Justina says will support the opposite side if need arises
Petition filed seeking to bar Sakaja, Gachagua, Kidero from polls
They say the case has resulted in easy clearance of candidates by the electoral body, a fact that has seen Kenyans elect rogue leaders in 2013 and 2017.
By Winfrey Owino 10 days ago
Petition filed seeking to bar Sakaja, Gachagua, Kidero from polls
Kibicho: Kisumu not on our security radar
This comes hours after Kenyans online reacted to the US Embassy advisory to its citizens.
By Winfrey Owino 10 days ago
Kibicho: Kisumu not on our security radar
It's my duty to meet chiefs, Matiang'i tells Ruto
Matiang’i has denied allegations by Kenya Kwanza that the government is using chiefs and other local administrators to campaign for Azimio.
By Winfrey Owino 11 days ago
It's my duty to meet chiefs, Matiang'i tells Ruto
Uhuru: How I convinced Kisumu woman to ditch mitumba for new clothes
The president made the remarks in Kisumu County on Tuesday when he commissioned the rehabilitated MV Uhuru II.
By Winfrey Owino 11 days ago
Uhuru: How I convinced Kisumu woman to ditch mitumba for new clothes
CS Magoha announces new school closing dates ahead of polls
Magoha announces new school closing dates to allow for the preparation and conduct of elections scheduled for next Tuesday.
By Winfrey Owino 12 days ago
CS Magoha announces new school closing dates ahead of polls
My campus girlfriend has a 'mubaba', should I leave her?
Janiel, a 23-year-old seeks advice after he found out his girlfriend is seeing an older man.
By Winfrey Owino 13 days ago
My campus girlfriend has a 'mubaba', should I leave her?
Why come after you when am exiting? Uhuru responds to Kenya Kwanza political insults
"Some of these people are very angry. Why are you angry?" President Uhuru Kenyatta
By Winfrey Owino 13 days ago
Why come after you when am exiting? Uhuru responds to Kenya Kwanza political insults
Azimio: We noticed two suspicious activities in IEBC election materials printing
commission disclosed that Agano Party’s David Mwaure and his Roots party counterpart Prof George Wajackoyah did not send their representatives.
By Winfrey Owino 17 days ago
Azimio: We noticed two suspicious activities in IEBC election materials printing
There will be no politicking in churches, Mwaure pledges
Mwaure said he would include the church in his cabinet once he takes over as the Head of State.
By Winfrey Owino 18 days ago
There will be no politicking in churches, Mwaure pledges
Uhuru Gardens was unbudgeted for, Ruto claims
The DP claimed that Kenya's economy was performing poorly as a result of implementing unbudgeted projects.
By Winfrey Owino 18 days ago
Uhuru Gardens was unbudgeted for, Ruto claims
CS Magoha appoints new CEO of Commission of University Education
He takes over from Prof. Mwenda Ntarangwi, whose term comes to an end on September 4, 2022.
By Winfrey Owino 19 days ago
CS Magoha appoints new CEO of Commission of University Education
Makau Mutua: Azimio yet to decide when to hold town hall meeting
His clarification came hours after he released a statement that Raila Odinga will not participate in the Presidential Debate scheduled for Tuesday.
By Winfrey Owino 19 days ago
Makau Mutua: Azimio yet to decide when to hold town hall meeting
Raila no show at presidential debate
Odinga was scheduled to face off with his main rival Deputy President William Ruto in a debate organised by the Media Council of Kenya.
By Winfrey Owino 20 days ago
Raila no show  at presidential debate
Kinoti: Three Venezuelans were to meet a businessman in Nairobi
Chebukati had said that the three were ‘key in the management of August 9, 2022, General Election’s technological network’.
By Winfrey Owino 20 days ago
Kinoti: Three Venezuelans were to meet a businessman in Nairobi
Should I date a younger man?
I love him but the problem is that he is way younger than me. He is 31 years old and I am 37.
By Winfrey Owino 20 days ago
Should I date a younger man?
IEBC: No ballot papers were detained at JKIA.
The Chebukati-led commission said it had received stickers for labelling and distribution of election materials.
By Winfrey Owino 23 days ago
IEBC: No ballot papers were detained at JKIA.
President Uhuru caps 2-kg unga price at Sh100 countrywide
A spot-check by The Standard, however, revealed that a 2-kg packet of unga was retailing as high as Sh230 in some supermarkets.
By Winfrey Owino 24 days ago
President Uhuru caps 2-kg unga price at Sh100 countrywide
Uhuru: Reasons for maize shortage
The president said it was strange that a few months or weeks to general elections in Kenya, maize flour prices usually shoot up.
By Winfrey Owino 24 days ago
Uhuru: Reasons for maize shortage
Uhuru appoints Lt. Gen. Peter Njiru Kenya Army Commander
Njiru will replace Lieutenant General Walter Koipaton who has retired after a four-year tour of duty.
By Winfrey Owino 24 days ago
Uhuru appoints Lt. Gen. Peter Njiru Kenya  Army Commander
IMF approves Sh28 billion loan to Kenya
The deal, signed in April 2021, aims at addressing Kenya’s debt vulnerabilities.
By Winfrey Owino 25 days ago
IMF approves Sh28 billion loan to Kenya
Former MMU chancellor to chair Kenya Re board
The corporation has described Dr Kimura as a specialist in Public finance, policy and management with over 37 years of experience.
By Winfrey Owino 26 days ago
Former MMU chancellor to chair Kenya Re board
Ruto meets international media three weeks to polls
This comes amid allegations by the DP Ruto-led Kenya Kwanza Alliance that local media houses were biased in political coverage.
By Winfrey Owino 26 days ago
Ruto meets international media three weeks to polls
High Court orders IEBC to re-look at Kigame's papers
The Independent presidential aspirant Reuben Kigame moved to court seeking orders to bar IEBC from processing the papers of other presidential candidates.
By Winfrey Owino 26 days ago
High Court orders IEBC to re-look at Kigame's papers
Man arrested for torture, killing of nephew in family dispute
My brother called my wife on Saturday morning at 8 am and said that the security guard had beaten up our son.
By Winfrey Owino 27 days ago
Man arrested for torture, killing of nephew in family dispute
Matiang'i: We are ready for handing-over
CS Matiang’i said the outgoing team was only waiting for the president’s directive on when to present the notes.
By Winfrey Owino 30 days ago
Matiang'i: We are ready for handing-over
List: What you must have before opening a church in Kenya
The registrar of societies Maria Nyariki has issued new guidelines to Kenyans seeking to open churches in the country.
By Winfrey Owino 30 days ago
List: What you must have before opening a church in Kenya