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Video:Governors sworn in as devolution starts

All governors-elect and their deputies will be sworn into office on Wednesday, marking the first day of county governments. In Nairobi, governor-elect Evans Kidero will take the oath of office at Uhuru Park before embarking on running…

Political Giants Floored in Kenyan elections

Kenya National Congress presidential candidate Peter Kenneth yesterday became the first presidential candidate to concede defeat after Monday’s election which saw many political giants trounced by relative newcomers. Cabinet ministers…

Presidential Candidate Kenneth Concedes Defeat

The Kenya National Congress (KNC) Presidential candidate Peter Kenneth has become the first presidential contender to concede defeat. Although the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has not yet released any official…

Wambui trounces Kibaki’s chosen Othaya heir

NYERI, Kenya, Mar 5 – It was a gruelling 24 hours fraught with suspense, high drama and sometimes succumbing to sleep as Othaya waited for a new Member of Parliament, the first since 1974 when President Mwai Kibaki first won the seat but in…

Kenya Election Day:Evening in a County

The day was turning out to be a classic equatorial day. Sunny, a soft breeze, and  blues  skies. People woke up very early, most around 4 am. Others decided to  spend the night at the gate of the polling station. “ I have never seen Kenyans…