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Kenya’s Deputy Chief Justice Arrested Over Corruption

Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu has been arrested at Supreme Court in Nairobi over alleged corruption. Judge Mwilu was on Tuesday taken to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations for questioning. Meetings Moments after the arrest, Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji called an urgent press conference on the matter. Her arrest followed a series

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Obama Visits Kenya, Meets President Kenyatta

Immediate former US President Barrack Obama arrived in in Kenya on Sunday afternoon and started his two day visit in Kenya by paying a courtesy call on President Uhuru Kenyatta. While welcoming the 44th US President into Kenya, President Kenyatta thanked Obama for keeping his promise of visiting the country after

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KENYA: President Kenyatta Flags Off Kenya’s First Crude Oil Exports

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday (June 3rd) declared a “great day for Kenya” as he flagged off the first consignment of crude oil destined for export from Kenya, which will lead to oil becoming a major contributor to the nation’s economy. The President flagged off trucks loaded with crude oil from

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KENYA: President Kenyatta Meets Opposition Leader Raila Odinga

President Kenyatta on Friday morning held a surprise meeting with his political arch-rival and National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga at Harambee House in Nairobi. It was the first time the two were meeting face-to-face since their fallout following the hotly contested August 8, 2017 General Election and October 26,

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Museveni, Kenyatta Launch Busia One-Stop Border Post

Presidents Yoweri Museveni and Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday commissioned a one-stop border post in Busia. The post, which is funded by foreign development agencies under the Trademark East Africa, is expected to ease at easing the movement of goods and people at the border. The concept combines two national border controls

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Raila Odinga Sworn in as ‘People’s President’ of Kenya

Kenyan Opposition leader Raila Odinga has today (January 30th, 2018) ‘sworn in’ as the ‘People’s President’ of the republic of Kenya at a ceremony at was held at Uhuru Park in Nairobi. Thousands of National Super Alliance (NASA) supporters flocked the venue to witness the swearing in ceremony as directed by

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Uhuru Kenyatta Swears in for Second Term as Kenyan President

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has today (Tuesday, 28 November 2017) been sworn in for his second and final five-year term in office. The ceremony held at Kasarani Sports Stadium, was attended by over 15 heads of state and thousands of people. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, President Paul Kagame of Rwanda and President Salva

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KENYA: Supreme Court Upholds Uhuru Kenyatta’s Re-election

Supreme Court in Kenya has unanimously upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, dismissing challenges human rights activists who argued that last month’s election was illegal because it was boycotted by opposition. The ruling by Supreme Court judges led by Chief Justice David Maraga paves way for Uhuru Kenya’s swearing in

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Full Statement: Raila Odinga Announces Next Course of Action

This is the much-awaited statement by Raila Odinga, the National Super Alliance (Nasa) candidate on the disputed repeat poll result that saw rival Uhuru Kenyatta win with over 98 per cent. We Reject Sham Elections: Nasa Campaign For Electoral Justice And Democracy       Ladies and gentlemen The meaningless exercise, a charade purported to be

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Museveni Congratulates Uhuru Kenyatta On Repeat Poll ‘Win’

Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has congratulated Uhuru Kenyatta on winning just-concluded Kenya repeat presidential election. Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati on Monday evening (October 30th), Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto as Kenya’s president-elect and deputy president-elect respectively. In his congratulatory message to Uhuru Kenyatta

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