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Cracks Emerge in Kenya’s Opposition Alliance Five Months to Election

Five months to the polls, the National Super Alliance is in turmoil and facing an acrimonious split that could hand victory to President Uhuru Kenyatta. Despite a facade of unity and camaraderie among the four NASA affiliates, Wiper yesterday declared either Wiper boss Kalonzo Musyoka is named the alliance presidential candidate

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President Kenyatta Loses His Cool, Warns Arrested County Governor: I’ll Teach you a Lesson

Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho was Monday morning put under house arrest as president Uhuru Kenyatta headed for the relaunch of Mtongwe Ferry. Earlier, police, officers from the Presidential Escort, the Flying squad and the General Service Unit had mounted a search at Nyali Bridge to net Joho who later abandoned his

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Kenyan Opposition Leader Odinga Treated for Food Poisoning

Raila Odinga, a leading opposition leader, has been discharged from hospital after he was treated for food poisoning on Wednesday. Odinga had been rushed to Karen Hospital after he complained of being unwell Wednesday morning. Local media have quoted his Dennis Onyango, his spokesperson, as confirming that the opposition kingpin had been

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Kenya’s Ruling Jubilee Party Defends Elections Body, Accuses Opposition of Plotting to Disrupt Polls

Kenya’s ruling Jubilee Party has rubbished reports that elections body Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is unprepared for general polls scheduled for August. National Supper Alliance (Nasa) lawyer (also Siaya County Senator James Orengo) recently wrote to IEBC expressing fears that the commission was ill-prepared to hold free and fair

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Kenyan Opposition Worried about IEBC’s “unpreparedness to hold Elections”

The National Super Alliance (Nasa), a grouping of Kenya’s top opposition politicians, has dared the elections body the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to come tell the nation of their preparedness to hold general elections in August. Nasa principals’ comments follow after IEBC cancelled a tender for voter identification and

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