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KENYA POLITICS: 300 Lawsuits Distract IEBC as Election Looms

KENYA POLITICS: 300 Lawsuits Distract IEBC as Election Looms

Paul Mwangi, head of Odinga’s legal team, said he had lost count of cases they had filed against the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).

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KENYA POLITICS: Politicians Steer Clear of Hate Speech Before Election

KENYA POLITICS: Politicians Steer Clear of Hate Speech Before Election

“I think politicians are trying to be smart,” Hassan Mohamed, secretary of the government-run monitor, the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC), told Reuters.

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KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Vows to Use ‘Deadly Force’ to Destroy Islamist Militants

KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Vows to Use ‘Deadly Force’ to Destroy Islamist Militants

“We shall bury them. Fire must be met with fire,” Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta said at a campaign rally, according to his press service.

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KENYA POLITICS: Maj-Gen (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery Death Sparks Investigation

KENYA POLITICS: Maj-Gen (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery Death Sparks Investigation

Waiters who served Maj-Gen (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery at the Bomas of Kenya bar are among people being interviewed over the death of the powerful internal security Cabinet secretary.

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KENYA POLITICS: $12m Sigiri Bridge Collapses After Uhuru Kenyatta Inspection

KENYA POLITICS: $12m Sigiri Bridge Collapses After Uhuru Kenyatta Inspection

During President Kenyatta’s tour, area MP Ababu Namwamba said the bridge was a blessing to residents since it would significantly reduce deaths and make it easier for people to access markets, schools and hospitals on either side.

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KENYA POLITICS: Boniface Mwangi Anti-Graft Activist Now Running for Office

KENYA POLITICS: Boniface Mwangi Anti-Graft Activist Now Running for Office

Boniface Mwangi anti-graft activist: “In Kenya we have vampire leaders, they suck our blood. I’m running to become the voice of people inside parliament.”

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KENYA POLITICS: 2017 Madaraka Day: Uhuru Kenyatta Full Speech

KENYA POLITICS: 2017 Madaraka Day: Uhuru Kenyatta Full Speech

Uhuru Kenyatta, 2017 Madaraka Day: “Fellow Kenyans, I call upon you to always be careful and not allow those who would wish to destroy our peaceful nation.”

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KENYA POLITICS: Raila Amolo Odinga Biography And Profile

KENYA POLITICS: Raila Amolo Odinga Biography And Profile

Raila Odinga, in full Raila Amolo Odinga (born January 7, 1945, Maseno, Kenya), Kenyan businessman and politician. Read Raila Amolo Biography And Profile.

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KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Launches Campaign Amid Concern Over Violence

KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Launches Campaign Amid Concern Over Violence

“We are determined to ensure that we conduct our elections peacefully,” Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta told the crowd. “We have no intention to insult, obstruct, abuse our opponents … Peace now, peace during and peace after the election.”

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KENYA POLITICS: Opposition Alliance Aims to Unseat Ruling Party

KENYA POLITICS: Opposition Alliance Aims to Unseat Ruling Party

Raila Odinga will, for the second consecutive time, challenge President Uhuru Kenyatta in a repeat of the 2013 election which he lost in the first round.

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KENYA POLITICS: Lupita Endorses Her Father Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o for Kisumu Governorship

KENYA POLITICS: Lupita Endorses Her Father Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o for Kisumu Governorship

Lupita Nyong’o Oscar winner has endorsed her father Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o bid for Kisumu governor in a passionate video posted on her Facebook page: Video.

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KENYA POLITICS: Raila Odinga Biography

KENYA POLITICS: Raila Odinga Biography

Raila Odinga was born at Maseno Church Missionary Society Hospital, Maseno, Kisumu District, Nyanza Province on 7 January 1945. Read Raila Odinga Biography.

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KENYA POLITICS: Uhuru Kenyatta to Doctors: Resume Work

KENYA POLITICS: Uhuru Kenyatta to Doctors: Resume Work

“In hospitals, we have been able to install X-ray machines, Dialysis machines and even others in the short time that we have been in power,” Kenyatta said

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KENYA POLITICS: Court Frees Doctors’ Leaders Jailed During Health Sector Strike

KENYA POLITICS: Court Frees Doctors’ Leaders Jailed During Health Sector Strike

Appellate Judge Wanjiru Karanja said the seven officials would be released immediately. She said the parties in the labor dispute had seven days to find a resolution.

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KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Ends US Election Education Program Ahead of Polls

KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Ends US Election Education Program Ahead of Polls

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta claimed money coming into Kenya in the guise of civic education is being used to influence Kenyans’ electoral decisions.

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AFRICA POLITICS: Nigerians, Kenyans, South Africans Optimistic About Their Countries Future

AFRICA POLITICS: Nigerians, Kenyans, South Africans Optimistic About Their Countries Future

Global Attitudes Research at Pew Research Center, “It’s more the developing and emerging nations where you see more optimism and that’s true in Africa too.”

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KENYA POLITICS: William Ruto Biography And Profile

KENYA POLITICS: William Ruto Biography And Profile

William Ruto was born on December 21st, 1966 in Sambut Village, Kamagut, Uasin Gishu County in the Rift Valley. Read William Ruto Biography and Profile.

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KENYA POLITICS: Ruto To CORD: Kenyans Say Stop Jokes

KENYA POLITICS: Ruto To CORD: Kenyans Say Stop Jokes

Deputy President William Ruto warns, “We are telling CORD to stop their jokes, Kenyans do not want to experience post election violence.”

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KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Launches Assault On Odinga Campaign Strategy

KENYA POLITICS: Kenyatta Launches Assault On Odinga Campaign Strategy

“The watchdoctor is shameless,” President Uhuru Kenyatta said to a standing ovation.

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KENYA: Joseph Ndathi Wants To Be Preacher After Career In Politics

KENYA: Joseph Ndathi Wants To Be Preacher After Career In Politics

Ndathi told worshipers at St Paul’s Kibingoti Anglican Church in Ndia constituency that he was an ardent reader of the Bible and that he loves serving God.

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