By PETER FABRIUSISSnewsdesk@reporter.co.keBallot boxes. PHOTO/ISSKenya’s Supreme Court has been widely – and rightly – hailed for its bold, historic and unprecedented decision last week to annul the 8 August election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. As far as can be established, this is the first time an African court has...
Officials of the Alternative Leadership Party of Kenya (ALP-Kenya) led by their party leader, Gerry Owiti (centre), during the unveiling ceremony at Laico Regency in Nairobi. PHOTO/COURTESYBy ABDULHAKIM SHERMANnewsdesk@reporter.co.keA new political party that is likely to send political shockwaves in Nyanza region and other parts of the country has...
Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho tells Jubilee to be serious in running government affairs and stop behaving as if they are producing Hollywood gangster movies. PHOTO/COURTESTBy ABDULHAKIM SHERMANnewdesk@reporter.co.keMombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho has dismissed allegations that he controlled an illegal militia group.Mr Joho told the Jubilee administration to be serious in running...
Deputy President William Ruto (right) being lectured by an angry Sogoo resident regarding unfulfilled Jubilee development pledges in Narok South. PHOTO/Robert Kiplagat/StandardBy OUR TEAMnewsdesk@reporter.co.keRecent incidents in which Deputy President William Ruto has been running into political headwinds in different parts of the country are causing President Uhuru Kenyatta’s supporters...
Veteran journalist Matiko Bohoko to vie for the Kuria West parliamentary seat on an ODM ticket. PHOTO | COURTESYBy OUR CORRESPONDENTnewsdesk@reporter.co.keVeteran journalist Matiko Bohoko has been endorsed by his populous Abakira clan to run for the Kuria West parliamentary seat in the August 8th General Election.Mr Bohoko who narrowly...
By ABDULHAKIM SHERMANnewsdesk@reporter.co.keMbita MP Millie Odhiambo caused a stir on December 20 in the National Assembly after insulting President Uhuru KenyattaAware that she was enjoying Parliamentary privilege that shielded her from prosecution, the dare-devil MP called the head of state a hyena, a thief and stupid, sending the entire...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto address residents of Kakamega town enroute to Kakamega County Referral Hospital.Photo/PSCUBy OUR REPORTERnewsdesk@ke.reporter.co.kePresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday launched a blistering attack against opposition leaders Raila Odinga and Musalia Mudavadi over their planned National Super Alliance (Nasa) terming it as a tribal...
Supporters of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump plays the guitar outside the Trump Tower in New York, the United States, on Nov. 6, 2016. The U.S. general election will be held on Nov. 8. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)Xinhua-- As U.S. citizens are going to polling places to vote for the...
Cord leader Raila Odinga confers with Rashid Ronald during a meeting at Masaba in Kuria West Constituency.By OUR CORRESPONDENTnewsdesk@reporter.co.keAspirants for the Kuria West constituency in Migori County are in limbo following a recent visit to the area by Cord leader Raila Odinga.This follows a decision by Mr Odinga to...
President Uhuru and DP Ruto open their new office headquarters in Pangani along Thika Road. Image: PSCUBy OUR TEAMnewsdesk@reporter.co.keDP William Ruto is a man under siege and this time round from his Rift Valley backyard.The Deputy President is being accused of being “full of himself and a know-it-all’ as...