Raila, Ruto parties change tack in grassroots polls
The two leading parties opted to stagger their grassroots elections amid months of jostling. ODM insider says election of national officials is not a priority at the moment.
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Raila, Ruto parties change tack in grassroots polls
Raila's quest for AU job gets boost from Angola and Guinea-Bissau
Raila who has bagged the support of a number of nations including Ghana and Senegal is facing off against Somalia’s former Foreign Affairs Minister Fawzia Yusuf Adam.
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Raila's quest for AU job gets boost from Angola and Guinea-Bissau
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MP calls for probe on dead Kenyans' fund, says it could be fraudulent
Senate has been asked to probe the Sh60b authority for any irregularities. Also on the table is Sh500m the senator questioned was auditing fees
By 15 days ago
MP calls for probe on dead Kenyans' fund, says it could be fraudulent
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How court blow to Ruto, Raila talks deal will reshape politics
A successful court challenge against the Nadco report would dent Ruto and Raila, given the pair hoped to gain differently from the talks.
By 16 days ago
How court blow to Ruto, Raila talks deal will reshape politics
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Linturi, the sower of seeds of doubt
CS turns into doubting Thomas over fake fertiliser. This is despite extensive tests done on the sham inputs.
By 16 days ago
Linturi, the sower of seeds of doubt
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Nadco blow adds to scheme to derail deal that ended demos
That mistrust has been apparent in recent weeks, amid accusations by Azimio MPs that KK MPs were delaying the formulation of key laws that would anchor the Nadco report.
By 17 days ago
Nadco blow adds to scheme to derail deal that ended demos
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President William Ruto's brewing storm
President Ruto has to contend with court setbacks and fightbacks from opposition, Church and members of the public, including farmers.
By 23 days ago
President William Ruto's brewing storm
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Doctors' diagnosis fuels doubt about suitability of Nakhumicha to lead
Health CS Susan Nakhumicha has recently been the centre of controversy. This has been made worse by her reactions and sentiments to the doctors' strike.
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Doctors' diagnosis fuels doubt about suitability of Nakhumicha to lead
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With just Sh3,000 rent, Mama Mboga will own houses, says Ruto
President William Ruto says the Affordable Housing programme will provide over 500,000 jobs to the youth.
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With just Sh3,000 rent, Mama Mboga will own houses, says Ruto
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Raila Odinga's triple succession headache
Insiders say Kalonzo will be the opposition’s candidate in the 2027 election but Raila remains tight-lipped. In ODM, there is a big tussle between Oparanya and Joho even as Young Turks gang up.
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Raila Odinga's triple succession headache
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Win for Raila Odinga's AUC bid after council of ministers drops gender proposal
The meeting unanimously adopts a resolution that will see EAC produce the chair. The remaining three regions will compete for the six commissioner positions.
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Win for Raila Odinga's AUC bid after council of ministers drops gender proposal
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Raila to know AU bid fate as Executive Council makes decision today
The AUC’s Executive Council will meet to consider election proposals that have kept Raila’s chances to succeed outgoing chairperson Moussa Faki on the balance.
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Raila to know AU bid fate as Executive Council makes decision today
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Cost of hustling: How revised service fee squeeze Kenyans from birth to death
Recent changes imposed heavy costs on those seeking crucial documents, including birth certificates and IDs with the burden accompanying one to their death.
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Cost of hustling: How revised service fee squeeze Kenyans from birth to death
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Weeping Bishop warns that her battle is fought in promised land
Wanjiru lamented that Ruto and Gachagua were repaying her with ‘broken hands, broken legs, and hurting bodies.’
By 1 month ago
Weeping Bishop warns that her battle is fought in promised land
Raila faces delicate hurdles in journey to clinch AU top seat
One major hurdle is the latest recommendation that the next AU Commission chairperson be a woman.
By 1 month ago
Raila faces delicate hurdles in journey to clinch AU top seat
Ruto receives Nadco report promises to act on reforms
The report proposes reforms such as the introduction of a Leader of Opposition position. It also calls for ratification of the Office of the Prime Cabinet Secretary.
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Ruto receives Nadco report promises to act on reforms
Media and Artificial Intelligence
Most AI tools available are trained with material outside Africa and outside Kenya.
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Media and Artificial Intelligence
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Shame of a nation: Police in a spot over brutality
KMPDU threatened a nationwide doctors’ strike over the police action that would kick off Monday, even as they demanded the arrest of the officers involved.
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Shame of a nation: Police in a spot over brutality
Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed in Kenya to bolster relations
Abiy emphasised the important role Artificial Intelligence would play in the future, saying it was important to have a prepared youthful population.
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Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed in Kenya to bolster relations
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State of economy: Is Ruto living in denial or just optimistic?
Ruto has been painting a rosy picture on his government's management but economists say other measures used to tell state of economy show country is not yet out of the woods.
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State of economy: Is Ruto living in denial or just optimistic?
State raises only Sh1.4 trillion to finance ambitious budget
The national government spent a quarter of its total annual development budget to finance projects during the first six months of the current financial year.
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State raises only Sh1.4 trillion to finance ambitious budget
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Raila's AU bid sparks debate over academic qualifications
There is little doubt that Raila meets the professional experience needed, having served in different capacities in governments and at the AU as its High Representative for Infrastructure Development.
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Raila's AU bid sparks debate over academic qualifications
Petitioner faults Wetang'ula, Kingi, for shelving SGR dossier
The anti-fraud expert said he had conducted a fraud examination on the SGR and discovered that more than Sh1.2 trillion was allegedly stolen in the project.
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Petitioner faults Wetang'ula, Kingi, for shelving SGR dossier
Public debt eats up 98 per cent of revenue collected in January
Data from the National Treasury shows that the government spent 98.77 per cent of revenue to repay public debt, the highest amount in recent months.
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Public debt eats up 98 per cent of revenue collected in January
Technology holds key to proactive governments
The future of global governance, spurred by revolutionary technological leaps, dominated talk during this year’s World Governments Summit (WGS) in Dubai.
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Technology holds key to proactive governments
Ruto urges world leaders to embrace technology
President William Ruto has urged world leaders to embrace technology, citing the possibilities available through artificial intelligence (AI).
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Ruto urges world leaders to embrace technology
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Auditor General accused of overlooking fuel fraud
Petitioner claims the audit office did not address real issues on the oil price stabilisation. The petition has been presented to Parliament, the Treasury and the Office of the Auditor General.
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Auditor General accused of overlooking fuel fraud
Ruto to give keynote address at Dubai Summit
Ruto will be among the more than 25 heads of state and government who will attend the summit themed 'Shaping Future Governments'.
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Ruto to give keynote address at Dubai Summit
Kalonzo criticises e-Citizen school fees payment
Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has opposed the government's directive to have school fees paid through digital platform e-Citizen.
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Kalonzo criticises e-Citizen school fees payment
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Bottomless pit of mystery: A tale of Kenya's rising public debt
Kenya Kwanza is borrowing heavily and has accumulated Sh2.4 trillion since September, the most by any president within just 15 months in office.
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Bottomless pit of mystery: A tale of Kenya's rising public debt
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Attorney General office on the spot over Ruto's series of court defeats
Ruto suffers no shortage of legal advice. He is surrounded by professors of law and practitioners with many years under their belt.
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Attorney General office on the spot over Ruto's series of court defeats
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Crisis looms over hiring of new IEBC chiefs
Apart from delayed by-elections in Banissa and three wards, boundary delimitation deadline is fast approaching with reconstitution of IEBC likely to delay due to Nadco report.
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Crisis looms over hiring of new IEBC chiefs
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Will Azimio survive 'curse' of coalitions?
Raila does not seem like he will retire from active politics any time soon and could vie for the sixth time but more preoccupied with keeping Ruto in check.
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Will Azimio survive 'curse' of coalitions?
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Memories of dark days as lawyers fight Ruto's attacks on Judiciary
President Ruto has accused courts of corruption and of a plan sabotage his government, but without availing evidence.
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Memories of dark days as lawyers fight Ruto's attacks on Judiciary
Lawyers to demonstrate against Ruto's attack on Judiciary
LSK President Eric Theuri said that they were considering petitioning the High Court to declare Ruto in violation of the Constitution, which is a ground for impeachment.
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Lawyers to demonstrate against Ruto's attack on Judiciary
ODM disbands elections board
The party plans a series of recruitment activities across counties, with Sifuna lamenting that budget cuts affecting political funding were hampering party operations.
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ODM disbands elections board
I will fiercely defend rule of law, says LSK presidential hopeful
Faith Odhiambo has vowed to fiercely defend the rule of law if elected to lead the lawyer's body.
By 3 months ago
I will fiercely defend rule of law, says LSK presidential hopeful
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Raila, Wanjigi meet to plot against Ruto harsh policies
Dou banking on growing dissent over unpopular tax measures and the high cost of living to trash the president's plans as Raila warns of street protests if Ruto fails to act.
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Raila, Wanjigi meet to plot against Ruto harsh policies
Odhiambo vows to defend rule of law as LSK president
Law Society of Kenya (LSK) vice president Faith Odhiambo has pledged to uphold the rule of law and democracy if she wins the lawyer’s body presidency.
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Odhiambo vows to defend rule of law as LSK president
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How officials executed NHIF Sh20b plunder
A guard admitted to have been paid Sh15,000 in exchange for his biometrics that saw a hospital defraud NHIF of millions of shillings.
By 3 months ago
How officials executed NHIF Sh20b plunder
'Fix the situation', expert to Ruto amid health crisis
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