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#KenyaDecides: Raila Odinga asks supporters to avoid sexual activities ahead of vote

Kenyan presidential hopeful Raila Odinga has urged his supporters not to engage in sexual activity on the eve of the country’s general elections, in order to ensure they participate in the vote. The former prime...

#KenyaDecides: Key points from Jubilee, Nasa’s manifestos

Political manifestos are often misunderstood objects - pieced together by newfound ideas on how to turn the country around, how to keep it improving. They’re a declaration of intentions, motives, or views of that...

Odinga healthy after being hospitalised from eating toxic fish

Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga has said he is healthy, moments after being discharged from Mombasa Hospital after being treated for stomach pains – local media have reported. The stomach pains were symptoms of food...

Kenya president, chief justice clash as elections approach

Kenya's chief justice warned President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday not to undermine public confidence in the judiciary, in an unusually sharp exchange between the two men less than a month before national elections are...

#KenyaDecides: President Uhuru, Raila Odinga pull out of national debate

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga have pulled out of presidential debates ahead of the August 8 elections. The vote has attracted a total of eight presidential aspirants, though pollsters project...

#KenyaDecides: All you need to know about the upcoming Kenyan elections

What to know about Kenya’s General Election Kenyans are gearing up for the general elections scheduled to take place on 8 August. President Uhuru Kenyatta will be seeking a second and final mandate, while his main...

European Union observers warn of poll violence in Kenya

The European Union on Monday warned that violence may erupt in Kenya if the electoral process is not insulated from malpractices such as rigging and voter intimidation. Chief Observer Marietje Schaake noted that concerns had...

August is set to be a busy month with no less than three presidential...

August is set to be a busy month with no less than three presidential polls in Africa. The first will see Rwandans elect their leader, though some feel it's a one-horse race. A 2015 referendum allowed...

11 suspects accused of SGR vandalism charged with economic sabotage

Eleven people who were arrested in connection to vandalism of the multibillion-shilling Standard Gauge Railway line were on Friday charged with sabotage, destruction of infrastructure and engaging in organised criminal activity, the Business Daily...

Chinese infrastructure: A beacon of hope for Kenya

Kenya lies about 10,000 km away from China. Archaeological evidence shows that back in the 9th century, China was already being traded through the Silk Road to the eastern coast of Africa. China is Kenya's biggest ...