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Politicians now free to switch parties without losing seats

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Politicians now free to switch parties without losing seats

Uhuru signs new law allowing politicians to merge parties:President Kenyatta on Thursday assented to several Bills among them the Political Parties (Amendment) Act and Appropriations Act 2016. The head of state signed a Bill authorising the national government to draw money from the Consolidated Fund to finance its operations for the balance of the last […]

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Muthama in trouble again over hate speech

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Muthama in trouble again over hate speech

Police want Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama charged with ethnic contempt, an offence that carries a five-year prison sentence. However, Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Keriako Tobiko has ordered further investigations by the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, before deciding whether the lawmaker should be charged. Director of Criminal Investigations Ndegwa Muhoro had recommended the charge […]

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Don’t take internal issues to the media, Raila warns Ababu

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Don’t take internal issues to the media, Raila warns Ababu

ODM secretary general Ababu Namwamba has been told not to discuss party issues in the media. Opposition chief Raila Odinga yesterday told the Budalang’i MP the issues he is raising “are small and can be handled internally”. “He was reminded that as secretary general he should not prosecute the party in the media,” a source […]

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A KENYAN LADY HAS PASSED AWAY IN UK

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
A KENYAN LADY HAS PASSED AWAY IN UK

It is with deep sadness that we inform you of the untimely passing away of our beloved mum Peresh Ochieng at St. Marys Hospital in Paddington, London, UK after a major operation to remove a thoracic aneurysm. Mum went to be with the Lord on the 22nd of June, 2016. This is painful news for […]

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VIDEO:State House fires Dennis Itumbi,other presidential press team

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
VIDEO:State House fires Dennis Itumbi,other presidential press team

Members of the Presidential Strategic Communication Unit have been suspended following what a source said was “haemorrhaging of uncertified information” to the public. The directive, issued by State House deputy chief of staff Nzioka Waita on behalf of President Uhuru Kenyatta, affects all the directors of the unit. Only the head, Mr Manoah Esipisu, has […]

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