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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 »

NASA governors misgivings with Raila game plan

As NASA plans a civil disobedience hurricane, opposition governors express fear that demonstrations and turmoil will hurt their counties. NASA leader Raila Odinga depends on18 opposition governors, including 16 from… Read more »

Two days of make or break for President Kenyatta

Kenya appears set for a prolonged period of political, constitutional and economic uncertainty prompted by the presidential election standoff. President Uhuru Kenyatta, who won a repeat election boycotted by his main… Read more »

Queries as Treasury takes over billionaires’ unclaimed assets

Billionaire businessmen, former powerful government officials and prominent politicians are in the long list of individuals whose assets have been surrendered to the Treasury, raising the question whether the entities… Read more »

Ruto says firms in Nasa boycott list victims of extortion racket

The Jubilee administration has accused the National Super Alliance (Nasa) leadership of running an extortion scheme in the name of boycott of products of some of the country’s leading companies…. Read more »

Nasa announces boycott of some goods and services [VIDEO]

Parliamentary wing of the National Resistance Movement has officially launched boycott of products from companies it claims are supporting Jubilee. The National Super Alliance (Nasa) MPs on Friday listed Safaricom,… Read more »