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US Issues a Security Alert Ahead of Kenya's Elections, Warns Citizens Against Traveling to Kisumu
US Issues a Security Alert Ahead of Kenya's Elections, Warns Citi…
The United States Embassy in Nairobi has issued a security advisory ahead of next week’s general… read more...
TIFA Poll: Raila, Sakaja Most Popular Presidential and Governor Candidates Respectively in Nairobi County
TIFA Poll: Raila, Sakaja Most Popular Presidential and Governor Candid…
A new poll by Trends and Insights for Africa (TIFA) has placed Raila Odinga as the most popular… read more...
Jubilee Party’s Maina Waruinge Quits Embakasi East MP Race, Declares Support for UDA's Francis Mureithi
Jubilee Party’s Maina Waruinge Quits Embakasi East MP Race, Declares S…
Jubilee Party candidate for the Embakasi East Parliamentary seat Maina Waruinge has dropped his bid… read more...
MV Uhuru II: President Uhuru Witnesses the Floatation of First Kenyan-Made Ship
MV Uhuru II: President Uhuru Witnesses the Floatation of First Kenyan-…
President Kenyatta on Tuesday witnessed the floatation of the new MV Uhuru II ferry wagon, the… read more...
Raila, Ruto to Run Parallel Vote Tallying Centres
Raila, Ruto to Run Parallel Vote Tallying Centres
Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya and the Kenya Kwanza coalitions have announced they will run parallel… read more...
Eight Suspects Arrested over Hate Leaflets Circulated in Eldoret
Eight Suspects Arrested over Hate Leaflets Circulated in Eldoret
Eight suspects have been arrested in connection with the hate leaflets warning some communities to… read more...
Naivas and Quickmart Supermarkets to Close All Outlets Countrywide on Election Day
Naivas and Quickmart Supermarkets to Close All Outlets Countrywide on…
Naivas and Quickmart supermarkets have announced they will close all their branches across the… read more...
President Uhuru Commissions Sh24 Billion Karimenu II Dam in Kiambu
President Uhuru Commissions Sh24 Billion Karimenu II Dam in Kiambu
President Kenyatta has officially commissioned the Sh24 billion Karimenu II Dam in Gatundu North,… read more...
Ruto Welcomes President Uhuru's Pledge to Hand Over Power to the People’s Choice
Ruto Welcomes President Uhuru's Pledge to Hand Over Power to the…
Deputy President William Ruto has hailed President Kenyatta’s announcement that he will hand over… read more...
New US Ambassador to Kenya Margaret Whitman Finally Arrives in Nairobi
New US Ambassador to Kenya Margaret Whitman Finally Arrives in Nairobi
Billionaire Margaret “Meg” Whitman has finally arrived in Nairobi to take up her role as the new… read more...
Gov’t Orders Closure of Schools on Tuesday to Pave Way for General Elections
Gov’t Orders Closure of Schools on Tuesday to Pave Way for General Ele…
Education Cabinet Secretary Prof. George Magoha has directed all basic education institutions to… read more...
US Pharmaceutical Company Tonix to Conduct Monkeypox Vaccine Trials in Kenya
US Pharmaceutical Company Tonix to Conduct Monkeypox Vaccine Trials in…
US pharmaceutical company Toxin has picked Kenya for a pilot study and vaccine trial for monkeypox… read more...
Karua Tells Off Ruto over Claims That His Life is in Danger
Karua Tells Off Ruto over Claims That His Life is in Danger
Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition presidential running mate Martha Karua has told off Deputy… read more...
PS Kibicho Dismisses Claims of Gov't Buying ID Cards Ahead of August 9th Elections
PS Kibicho Dismisses Claims of Gov't Buying ID Cards Ahead of Aug…
Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho has dismissed claims that the government plans to use… read more...
Kalonzo Rejects Ruto’s Request to Ditch Raila
Kalonzo Rejects Ruto’s Request to Ditch Raila
Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has rejected Deputy President William Ruto’s plea to ditch the… read more...
NCIC Pleads with Uhuru, Ruto to Stop Creating Tension Ahead the Upcoming Elections
NCIC Pleads with Uhuru, Ruto to Stop Creating Tension Ahead the Upcomi…
The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has appealed to President Kenyatta and… read more...
Uhuru to Ruto: Stop Lying to Kenyans That I Want to Kill You
Uhuru to Ruto: Stop Lying to Kenyans That I Want to Kill You
President Kenyatta has fired back at Deputy President William Ruto, saying that he has no intention… read more...
President Uhuru Officially Commissions the Nairobi Expressway and Eastern Bypass
President Uhuru Officially Commissions the Nairobi Expressway and East…
President Kenyatta has officially commissioned the Nairobi Expressway following the end of the… read more...
Court Dismisses a Petition Challenging Wajackoyah's Presidential Candidature
Court Dismisses a Petition Challenging Wajackoyah's Presidential…
The High Court in Nairobi has dismissed a petition challenging the presidential candidature of… read more...
Matiang'i Says Gov't Will Not Shut Down Facebook During Elections
Matiang'i Says Gov't Will Not Shut Down Facebook During Elec…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has dismissed reports that the government intends to shut… read more...
Nairobi Expressway to Be Closed on Saturday as Trial Period Ends
Nairobi Expressway to Be Closed on Saturday as Trial Period Ends
The operator of the Nairobi Expressway has announced the closure of the road following the expiry… read more...
ICT CS Joe Mucheru Dismisses NCIC Threats to Suspend Facebook in Kenya
ICT CS Joe Mucheru Dismisses NCIC Threats to Suspend Facebook in Kenya…
ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru has played down threats by the National Cohesion and Integration… read more...
Sonko Ditches Azimio, Joins Ruto's Kenya Kwanza Alliance
Sonko Ditches Azimio, Joins Ruto's Kenya Kwanza Alliance
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has ditched Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition to join Deputy… read more...
CAP Survey Projects a Raila Victory in Round One
CAP Survey Projects a Raila Victory in Round One
A survey conducted by the Centre for African Progress (CAP) has projected a round one win by Azimio… read more...
Ruto Links President Uhuru to an Alleged Plot to Manipulate Upcoming Elections
Ruto Links President Uhuru to an Alleged Plot to Manipulate Upcoming E…
Deputy President William Ruto has linked President Kenyatta to an alleged plan to interfere with… read more...
NCIC Threatens to Have Facebook Suspended in Kenya over Hate Speech
NCIC Threatens to Have Facebook Suspended in Kenya over Hate Speech
The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has threatened to have Facebook suspended… read more...
Latest TIFA Opinion Poll Places Raila Ahead of Ruto in the Presidentia…
Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition party presidential candidate Raila Odinga would emerge… read more...
John Ngumi Appointed Safaricom Board Chairman to Replace Michael Joseph
John Ngumi Appointed Safaricom Board Chairman to Replace Michael Josep…
Kenyan investment banker John Ngumi has been named the new chairman of the Safaricom Board to… read more...
Sonko Threatens to Support UDA's Hassan Omar in Mombasa Governor Race
Sonko Threatens to Support UDA's Hassan Omar in Mombasa Governor…
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has threatened to support UDA candidate Hassan Omar after he was… read more...
Raila, Karua Welcome Court Ruling Ordering Gachagua to Forfeit Sh200 Million to Gov’t
Raila, Karua Welcome Court Ruling Ordering Gachagua to Forfeit Sh200 M…
Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition presidential candidate Raila Odinga and his running mate Martha… read more...