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Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

| April 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Huge turnout to blame for aborted Jubilee nominations: Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta has apologized to Kenyans following the move by Jubilee Party to cancel its primaries held on Friday, April 21. “We unreservedly apologize to the millions of our party supporters and aspirants for the under preparedness for the magnitude and scale of the nomination exercise,” said Mr Kenyatta. Speaking at State House, Nairobi, […]

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Tuju ‘takes responsibility’ for chaotic Jubilee primaries, cancels voting in 11 counties

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Tuju ‘takes responsibility’ for chaotic Jubilee primaries, cancels voting in 11 counties

Jubilee Party secretary general Raphael Tuju has cancelled nominations in 11 counties after confusion and delays marred the first day. “The new voting dates will be announced as soon as possible and we apologise to all our party members for all inconveniences. I take responsibility for the failure,” he told the press on Friday. The […]

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Not mere party primaries! Why BOMET is a CRUCIAL battleground for Jubilee

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Not mere party primaries! Why BOMET is a CRUCIAL battleground for Jubilee

Political temperatures are high in Bomet County as National Assembly Deputy Speaker, Joyce Laboso, veteran politician Julius Kones and Stephen Mutai wait battle it out for Jubilee Party’s gubernatorial ticket Tuesday, April 25 2017. The three aspirants are looking to ouster ‘rebel’ Governor Isaac Ruto – this coming just days after Chama Cha Mashinani (CCM) […]

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CONFUSION as Jubilee HQ refutes postponement of party primaries

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
CONFUSION as Jubilee HQ refutes postponement of party primaries

Thursday night, Bomet County Election Board Chair Benard Mutai stated that nominations were postponed to allow for proper preparations following logistical challenges. “We have a shortage of ballot papers, and we do not have enough vehicles to transport officers to polling stations. There are no stamps.  Additionally, some of the ballot papers delivered have errors. […]

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NASA Pentagon to name flag bearer on April 27 at Uhuru Park rally

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASA Pentagon to name flag bearer on April 27 at Uhuru Park rally

NASA principals will “unveil the team that will redeem Kenya” at Uhuru Park in Nairobi on April 27. It is expected that they will name the principal who will challenge President Uhuru Kenyatta on August 8. “We have a date with you,” Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetang’ula told a charged meeting at Bomas of Kenya. […]

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