Jubilee, Cord leaders strike deal on how to hire new IEBC bosses

A series of phone calls to the leaders of the two major coalitions throughout the day led to Wednesday’s breakthrough in the team discussing electoral reforms meant to make the… Read more »

Police in massive operation in city after attack on undercover officer

A massive police operation is under way in Nairobi after an undercover officer was shot and injured by gangsters. The officer was shot after he confronted thugs who had carjacked… Read more »

Raila appeals to Western Kenya for one more chance

Opposition leader Raila Odinga yesterday wrapped up his tour of Vihiga County with a clarion call for battle. He said it was time to liberate the country from bad governance… Read more »

Raila snubs rebels as Jubilee woos them

Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga snubbed a reconciliation meeting between him and rebel party MPs Ababu Namwamba and Paul Otuoma, sources have revealed. The meeting was to be held… Read more »

Why Kalonzo cannot work with Uhuru

THIS announcement was not entirely unexpected. Jubilee and President Uhuru Kenyatta’s forays into Ukambani have forced Kalonzo Musyoka to declare total political war on the ruling coalition. For starters, this… Read more »

I won’t will never work with Uhuru Kenyatta- Kalonzo

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka yesterday declared that he will never work with the Jubilee administration of President Uhuru Kenyatta. He accused Jubilee of bribery and intimidation in its bid to… Read more »

Controversial Ruiru land-buying company’s director shot dead

A director of a troubled land-buying company was killed by unknown assailants in Zimmerman, Nairobi. John Waweru, a director of the Ruiru-based Githunguri Constituency Ranching Company, was shot dead on… Read more »

ODM official Philip Etale arrested in Malindi over claims of electoral malpractice [VIDEO]

The ODM’s Director of Communications Philip Etale was early Monday arrested from his hotel room in Malindi and held at the Kilifi police station over claims of electoral malpractice. Officials… Read more »

Foreign experts to pick Cord candidate, National survey to decide best presidential candidate

CORD will hire foreign experts to conduct a survey among the three co-principals and pick the most popular as its 2017 presidential race flag-bearer. The Star has learnt that Raila… Read more »

Meeting aborts as Kindiki, Governor clash at meeting over 2017 polls

Senate Majority Leader Kithure Kindiki and Tharaka Nithi Governor Samuel Ragwa on Saturday clashed over contenders for the gubernatorial seat in the 2017 elections. Mr Ragwa took issue with Prof… Read more »

Major political declaration expected at Kajiado meeting

A major political declaration is expected on Saturday when leaders of the Maasai community converge in Kajiado. Both Jubilee and Cord elected leaders from Narok and Kajiado counties will join… Read more »

Raila party warns of chaos over voter list

The Opposition is demanding the suspension of mass voter registration scheduled for next month until enough equipment is available. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has planned to register… Read more »

Security beefed up as Garissa University College gets Sh2m biometric scanner

Garissa University College has received a Sh2 million worth biometric security scanner. The gadget is able to capture finger prints and details of all those who access the institution which… Read more »

Anyone who writes off Sonko in Nairobi politics will be making a huge mistake

The other day, on a visit to the small town of Munami in Mumias, something striking stood out from the names of local restaurants. The biggest tavern in the town… Read more »

CORD cannot win any election in Kenya if their agenda is discussing me, says Deputy President William Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto says coalition for reforms and democracy (CORD) cannot win any election in Kenya if its agenda is discussing him. He said CORD had no agenda about… Read more »