Harun Mwau petitions Uhuru’s win in repeat presidential poll

The Supreme Court has once again being invited to determine the legality of the October 26 presidential election after former Kilome MP Harun Mwau filed a case challenging the outcome…. Read more »

Sally Kosgei named in offshore wealth papers

Former Agriculture minister Sally Kosgei has been named in the latest global exposé of politicians who have used offshore companies to shelter their wealth from public scrutiny. The Paradise Papers… Read more »

M-Pesa agents say 1 million jobs at risk in Nasa boycott call

M-Pesa agents have condemned the opposition Nasa for calling on its supporters to boycott Safaricom’s products saying the move will result in the loss of many jobs. Through their national chairman Alfred… Read more »

Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes, Including Billionaire Alwaleed bin Talal

Saudi Arabia announced the arrest on Saturday night of the prominent billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, plus at least 10 other princes, four ministers and tens of former ministers…. Read more »

Who will step up to succeed Uhuru as point man for Mt Kenya region?

The Jubilee pact is that Uhuru will hand over power to Ruto in 2022 when he is expected to retire Ruto might have to play the key role of handpicking… Read more »

Rugby player Okombe stabbed to death

Kenyan rugby player Mike Okombe died after being stabbed at his home in Nakuru County. The Topfry Nakuru RFC player, 27, was killed by his 37-year-old “girlfriend”, Ms MaryAnne Mumbi… Read more »

Opposition to swear in Raila in two weeks

NASA will swear in its chief Raila Odinga if President Uhuru Kenyatta is sworn in for a second term following the disputed repeat polls. The opposition said it does not… Read more »

Uhuru’s victory to be challenged in court today

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s bid for a second term faces a first major hurdle as a fresh petition challenging his October 26 victory is filed at the Supreme Court today. The… Read more »

How Moi outplayed opposition on legitimacy queries

When Mr Daniel arap Moi won the presidency in 1992, with a paltry 36 per cent of the votes cast, his opponents quickly raised the question of legitimacy — just… Read more »

Governor Sonko’s stay in a Sh10,000 per day city hotel raises questions

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has in recent months raised eyebrows by operating from the presidential suite of a luxury hotel in the city. On most days, Mr Sonko’s official convoy… Read more »

Raila to set record on political crisis straight before US Congress

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga will this week take his push for electoral reforms to the US Congress in a multi-pronged offensive against the Jubilee government. Nasa co-principal… Read more »

Raila reveals Jubilee plot to wreck Nasa

National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga has revealed what he claims is an elaborate plot by the Jubilee government to destabilise the opposition by targeting its leaders. This came… Read more »

MRC dismisses Joho and Kingi talk of secession for the coast [VIDEO]

Former secessionist group Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) has faulted a section of coast leaders led by governors Ali Joho (Mombasa) and Amason Kingi (Kilifi) for awakening the secession debate. The… Read more »

Kenya slum dwellers reel in aftermath of poll violence [VIDOEO]

She comes running after realising we were almost done with our interviews. It is at the heart of Mathare in Nairobi where Capital FM crew had on Friday pitched tent… Read more »

Home prices hit three-year low on credit squeeze, poll period

Housing prices in Kenya registered sluggish growth in the third quarter of this year as the real estate market reeled from a politically charged environment that kept away investors and… Read more »