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Video:Drunk Alfred Keter Threatening Gilgil Weighbridge Staff for Refusing Corruption

| January 25, 2015 | Comments
Video:Drunk Alfred Keter Threatening Gilgil Weighbridge Staff for Refusing Corruption

The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Keriako Tobiko has directed the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC) and the Director of Criminal Investigations to take immediate action against Nandis Hill Member of Parliament Alfred Keter. (VIDEO courtesy of Robert Alai) Keter: Officers were demanding bribes Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter has claimed that police officers […]

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Mudavadi: I am ready to team up with Raila Odinga for 2017 race

| January 25, 2015 | Comments
Mudavadi: I am ready to team up with Raila Odinga for 2017 race

KAKAMEGA: United Democratic Forum (UDF) leader Musalia Mudavadi has given the strongest hint of teaming up with former ally-turned political foe, Raila Odinga, ahead of the 2017 General Election.   Speaking during the burial of Raila’s eldest son, Fidel, Mudavadi explained that he had worked “very closely” with Raila before and that nothing could stop […]

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Oklahoma teen accused of sex with Kenyan children indicted with more crimes

| January 24, 2015 | Comments
Oklahoma teen accused of sex with Kenyan children indicted with more crimes

An Edmond man accused of having sex with children in Kenya while volunteering there is now charged with 24 crimes. Matthew Lane Durham, 20, faces eight counts of aggravated sexual abuse with children, eight counts of traveling with intent to engage in illicit sexual conduct and eight counts of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in […]

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Revealed: How powerful cartels steal prime land

| January 24, 2015 | Comments
Revealed: How powerful cartels steal prime land

Vicious cartels involving the ministry of Land, county government officials, influence peddlers and crooked politicians are choking public and private land with incredible boldness that threatens reforms in the sector, Sunday Nation investigations reveal. The cartels, that include high ranking politicians, government officials, lawyers and police officers, target properties with expired leases, idle land and […]

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Homa Bay Politics:Aladwa quits city board position

| January 24, 2015 | Comments
Homa Bay Politics:Aladwa quits city board position

“I have decided to fire myself before I am fired:THE chairman of the city liquor board has resigned over alleged political differences with Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero. Speaking at City Hall yesterday, George Aladwa said Kidero intended to fire him from the Nairobi City County Liquor Control and Licensing Board on Tuesday. He said this […]

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Video:Faith Kajwang – I was used and dumped

| January 24, 2015 | Comments
Video:Faith Kajwang – I was used and dumped

Senator Otieno Kajwang’s second wife Faith Vivian Otieno claims she has been cut off by her husband’s family. She also says, her children are unable to access money raised by Kajwang’s friends for their education, The Nairobian can exclusively reveal. Kenyans recall how Faith bitterly stormed Lee Funeral home demanding to view her late husband’s […]

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Raila and Kidero face off in Homa Bay

| January 23, 2015 | Comments
Raila and Kidero face off in Homa Bay

The Homa Bay senatorial race is turning out to be a bitter contest between Cord leader Raila Odinga and Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero for the control of Luo Nyanza voting bloc and the Orange party. Both leaders have pulled all stops to ensure their candidates – Moses Kajwang (ODM) and Philip Okundi (Maendeleo Development Party) […]

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ODM starts process to remove ‘disloyal’ Evans Kidero

| January 23, 2015 | Comments
ODM starts process to remove ‘disloyal’ Evans Kidero

NAIROBI: The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) is set to initiate the process of dealing with Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero over his disloyalty to the party. In its effort to teach the governor a lesson, the party has called for the delegates drawn from Nairobi County to a meeting next week on Tuesday to start the […]

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Video:Ambition Revealed-Boniface Mwangi to go into politics

| January 23, 2015 | Comments
Video:Ambition Revealed-Boniface Mwangi to go into politics

Activist Boniface Mwangi on Friday said that he intends to join politics, clearing the air over speculations that have been rife over the same subject. In a candid interview on NTV’s AM Live with Kobi Kihara, the award winning photojournalist-cum-activist was asked if he ever wants to go into politics. “Yes, I will though I […]

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Appeal court declines to reinstate security clauses

| January 23, 2015 | Comments
Appeal court declines to reinstate security clauses

The Court of Appeal has declined to reinstate the eight clauses in the new security laws that had been suspended by the High Court. Appellate judges Daniel Musinga, Patrick Kiage and Agnes Murgor ruled on Friday that Attorney-General Githu Muigai had not proved that the suspension of the clauses had created a vacuum in fighting […]

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Beautiful Photos:Uhuru Inspects Ongoing Construction Work at JKIA

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
Beautiful Photos:Uhuru Inspects Ongoing Construction Work at JKIA

I love the way President Uhuru took personal charge of the construction work at Jomo Kenyatta International Airports immediately after the fire razed down the international arrivals terminal. A new unit was finished in record time and is currently operational. Yesterday, the president was at the airport to inspect the progress of other projects. Here […]

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Uhuru responds to Bensouda’s evidence against him

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
Uhuru responds to Bensouda’s evidence against him

President Uhuru Kenyatta has said his case at the International Criminal Court which was dropped on December is a “miscarriage of justice”. Uhuru was responding to the release of evidence against him by ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda. “Rights to ensure fairness by the Prosecution towards an accused that would have been expected in any […]

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Waititu ask Uhuru to protect him from Bensouda

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
Waititu ask Uhuru to protect him from Bensouda

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday steered clear of the ongoing debate sparked by the release of the allegations levelled against him by ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda on Tuesday. However, his allies, including former Embakasi MP Ferdinand Waititu, raised the matter at a public rally that Mr Kenyatta addressed during Thursday’s launch of the building of […]

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Uhuru directs Lands ministry to issue titles to all schools

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
Uhuru directs Lands ministry to issue titles to all schools

President Uhuru Kenyatta has directed the Ministry of Lands and the Nairobi County Government to issue title deeds to all schools in the name of school committees and boards of governors. He asked leaders, including Members of County Assembly (MCAs) to report to the authorities land stolen in their areas. “If you are an MCA […]

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I WILL NAME LAND GRABBER AND QUIT – NGILU

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
I WILL NAME LAND GRABBER AND QUIT – NGILU

I believe there is a name behind the name, we shall soon reveal the names behind the name. By the way, if the President continues to push me, I will name and resign,” said Ngilu. She was speaking shortly after she addressed journalists at Lang’ata Road Primary School, where she was overseeing the demolition of […]

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ODM to punish Evans Kidero

| January 22, 2015 | Comments
ODM to punish Evans Kidero

The Orange Democratic Movement has vowed to pursue disciplinary action against Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero for supporting its rival in the Homa Bay by-election. The party’s political affairs office said it would not discriminate in its intended action against rebels, which also targets Dr Kidero’s allies. Recently, Dr Kidero declared his support for Philip Okundi, […]

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Al Shabaab Hacks The Star Newspaper Website-Mohammed Ali in The Mix

| January 21, 2015 | Comments
Al Shabaab Hacks The Star Newspaper Website-Mohammed Ali in The Mix

The Star Newspaper’s website was last night defaced by hackers claiming to be the Al Shabaab. For several minutes, the black flag used by the islamist group replaced site’s the blue and white look. A message on the screen seemed to send a warning to other media houses, but at the same time congratulated Jicho […]

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Weston Hotel ‘owner’ says Ruto is his close associate

| January 21, 2015 | Comments
Weston Hotel ‘owner’ says Ruto is his close associate

A man claiming to be the owner of Weston Hotel, next to Lang’ata Road Primary School, which is at the centre of a land row, says he is a close ally of the Deputy President. Patrick Osero, however, denies that William Ruto has any interests in the hotel that was initially suspected of being behind […]

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