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Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Raila Odinga scorns at Jubilee’s bungled primaries

ODM leader Raila Odinga has taken a swipe at Jubilee Party leaders for failing to manage primaries, leading to cancellation. Speaking to journalists after the burial of former Finance minister David Mwiraria in Meru County, Mr Odinga said the President Kenyatta-led party is inexperienced to carry out the exercise. “They were talking ill of ODM […]

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Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Mother and son parliamentary seat contest in Bomet East

The Bomet East parliamentary race may be a family contest after Kevin Kipngetich Kalya, son of the late Minister Kipkalya Kones, clinched the Chama Cha Mashinani ticket.  Kipngetich garnered 10,839 votes against his closest rival David Kipkononden who garnered 4,946 votes and Janet Chepkirui’s 1,726 votes.  Kipngetich’s mother, Beatrice Kones, is also running for the […]

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ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
ODM meeting on Raila signals NASA flagbearer

ODM has once again given indicated that its party boss Raila Odinga would fly the NASA presidential flag and convened a huge meeting to anoint him. The Orange Party is set to hold a National Delegates Convention on May 4 for the nomination of Raila as the ODM presidential flagbearer. Although the party nomination is […]

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KDF kill 52 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
KDF kill 52 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

Fifty-two Al-Shabaab terrorists have been killed in a raid on their camp in Somalia by Kenyan troops. Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) spokesman Joseph Owuoth said the 1am raid on Friday was carried out by ground troops supported by mortar and artillery fire. The camp was located nine kilometres North of Sarina in Badhaade, Lower Juba. […]

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Blow to Chirau Mwakwere as running mate dumps him for opponent

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Blow to Chirau Mwakwere as running mate dumps him for opponent

Former Kenyan Ambassador to Tanzania Ali Chirau Mwakwere who is eying the Kwale County gubernatorial seat on a Wiper Ticket has been dealt a blow after his running mate, Simon Mkalla, ditched him for Issah Chipera of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) a day before the party conducts its nominations in the county. This comes […]

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