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Trump proposes Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Trump proposes Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya

United States President Donald Trump has proposed a Sh7 billion cut in development assistance to Kenya in the latest sign that he is committed to seeing through his campaign pledges. In his first Budget, submitted to Congress on Tuesday, President Trump is reducing foreign aid in general while boosting spending in defence and security programmes. […]

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Blow to Wetang’ula after his brother, key campaigners join Jubilee

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Blow to Wetang’ula after his brother, key campaigners join Jubilee

NASA co-principal Moses Wetang’ula has been dealt a blow by his brother and youths close to him who have decided to rebel and court Jubilee. The youths who are always in charge of Ford Kenya activities said they will work with President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Party. They opposed the Bungoma Senator’s choice of candidates for […]

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Kidero, Joho, Sonko unfit to run for political office – human rights body

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Kidero, Joho, Sonko unfit to run for political office – human rights body

Governors Evans Kidero, Alfred Mutua, Hassan Joho, Cyprian Awiti, Kenneth Lusaka, Mwangi wa Iria, Okoth Obado, Nairobi Senator, Mike Mbuvi Sonko, and ex- Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru are among 20 political candidates listed by civil society organizations as candidates who do not fit to run for public office in the coming August 8 General Election. […]

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Uhuru, Ruto arrive in Mkunguni, Lamu as they start Coast tour

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
Uhuru, Ruto arrive in Mkunguni, Lamu as they start Coast tour

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto have arrived at Mkunguni Square in Lamu where they are to address a political rally as they start their four-day tour of six Coast counties. The Jubilee leaders will later fly to Hola in Tana River County for another rally as the battle for the 1.7 million […]

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Drama as body buried two months ago exhumed in Kisumu

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Drama as body buried two months ago exhumed in Kisumu

A body of a man buried almost two months ago on a disputed piece of land in Tieng’re, Kisumu County was on Tuesday exhumed following a directive issued by the High Court. Villagers watched in disbelief as youths hired by Gibson Onunga, who claims legal ownership of the disputed land, pulled out the casket containing […]

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