Tag: MATIANGI

Anti-IEBC demos banned in Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa CBD – VIDEO

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Anti-IEBC demos banned in Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa CBD – VIDEO

The government has outlawed anti-IEBC demos in central business districts of Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu. Citing Public Order Act, Interior Acting CS Fred Matiangi on Thursday said the ban was aimed at protecting Kenyans and their property. RIGHTS Dr Matiang’i cited Section 56 of the Public Order Act in making the decision even as he […]

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VIDEO: Matiangi throws a damper on NASA ‘Adopt a Polling Station’ plan

| July 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
VIDEO: Matiangi throws a damper on NASA ‘Adopt a Polling Station’ plan

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 22 – Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has warned that only officials accredited by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission will be allowed around polling stations on August 8. The CS said Kenya is not a “banana republic” and said the Ministry would not allow anyone to “cause confusion” during next […]

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Matiang’i imposes 3 month dusk to dawn curfew in Lamu, Tana River and Garissa

| July 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Matiang’i imposes 3 month dusk to dawn curfew in Lamu, Tana River and Garissa

Acting Interior CS Fred Matiangi has imposed a three month dawn to dusk curfew in Lamu, Tana River and Garissa counties to contain al Shabaab. In a gazette notice, Matiang’i on Saturday said the order shall be effected from July 9 to October 9, 2017. President Uhuru Kenyatta chaired a National Security Council meeting earlier […]

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VIDEO: Matiangi appointed acting Interior CS after Nkaissery’s death

| July 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
VIDEO: Matiangi appointed acting Interior CS after Nkaissery’s death

NAIROBI, Kenya July 8 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi to the Interior ministry on acting capacity, following the death of Joseph Nkaissery. President Kenyatta said he made the quick decision to ensure there is no vacuum in the management of the country’s security. “I have taken the decision to […]

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This has been the year of CSs Matiang’i and Kariuki

| December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
This has been the year of CSs Matiang’i and Kariuki

IT is not very often in our history that any member of the Kenyan Cabinet manages to acquire a stature in the eyes of the public that raises them among their peers, and makes them – in the eyes of the public anyway – primus inter pares (first among equals). This year has, surprisingly enough, […]

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