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Robert and Grace

Reports have emerged that ousted Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been granted asylum in South Africa, Angola and Namibia. His wife, Grace Mugabe, had earlier fled to Namibia. Tweets from an account purporting to be Zimbabwe government’s...

​Overcoming Kenya’s political crisis and advancing Democracy, Rule of Law and Stability  The Rt. Hon. Raila Odinga, former Prime Minister of Kenya and Leader of The National Super Alliance coalition (NASA). 9th November 2017  Raila...

Jubilee Loses in Kisii as Richard Onyonka Retains Kitutu Chache South Parliamentary Seat

A bruising campaign and subdued voting exercise came to a close yesterday in Kitutu Chache South Constituency, Kisii County. The final verdict of the electorate is that Richard Momoima Onyonka will again be their MP. Jubilee Loses in Kisii as...

List of Products, Companies to be boycotted by NASA now Nation Resistance Movement (NRM)

The national supper alliance (NASA) through its wing National Resistance Movement (NRM) has published a list of companies and products that it has asked its supporters to boycott. While addressing the media, NASA mps indicated that the list...

Implication of Raila-Kalonzo Withdrawal from Presidential Repeat Election

NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga and his running Mate Kalonzo Musyoka caught the nation by surprise after announcing withdrawal from the repeat elections that were slated for 26th October. (Read full Raila Odinga withdrawal statement...

Full Raila Odinga statement on withdrawal from the presidential race (NASA party)

NATIONAL SUPER ALLIANCE COALITION STATEMENT ON WITHDRAWAL OF THE CANDIDATURE OF RT.HON. RAILA ODINGA AND H.E STEPHEN KALONZO MUSYOKA IN THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION SCHEDULED FOR 26TH OCTOBER, 2017.   Beginning of statement; Full Raila Odinga...

Oparanya, Lonyangapuo Agitated Over Delayed Counties Cash

Operations in most Counties are almost grinding to a halt because of lack of funds. Although the Senate approved release of funds to counties, the national government is yet to do the same. Contractors and County employees are some of the worst...

Khalwale Leads Kakamega Demos for Chiloba Resignation

This morning a section of Kakamega residents took to the streets to stage a peaceful protest to demand Ezra Chiloba’s resignation. The IEBC CEO is under fire for the largely flawed August 8th presidential polls. Khalwale Leads Kakamega Demos...

NASA Files Notice to Initiate Prosecution Against IEBC Officials

The NASA coalition, through their legal representatives A.T. Oluoch & Company Advocates, have filed a statutory notice to initiate private prosecution of IEBC officials believed to have had a hand in bungling the nullified 8th August presidential...

Key Statements from DCJ Mwilu During Supreme Court’s Full Ruling 2017

The Supreme Court of Kenya issued its full ruling on the nullification of the August 8th presidential polls. The following are key statements Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu made as she delivered her ruling.   IEBC flouted the law...

Hillary Clinton on president Uhuru Kenyatta campaign teams Cambridge Analytica

Hillary Clinton who was a presidential candidate in the 2016 US presidential elections has for the first time come into public to reveal what happened in her campaign and how she lost. In an interview with Terry Gross of NPR radio, Hillary Clinton...

Paul Otuoma decamps from NASA to Jubilee party

Former Funyula MP and Busia Governor aspirant Dr. Paul Otuoma has decamped from NASA to jubilee party. In the photo below Dr. Paul Otuoma is seen welcoming deputy president William Ruto today (18th September 2017). Otuoma will be hosting president...

NASA List of Irreducible Minimums for Fresh Elections

The NASA coalition has issued a list of what it terms “irreducible minimums.” The list contains issues and proposals the coalition principals state must be considered before fresh elections slated for 17th October can take place. Here are...

Kisumu Youth Storm Hotel Meeting over ID Buying Allegations

Irate youths in Kisumu disrupted an alleged inter-religious peace meeting in a hotel after rumours emerged that the meeting was a cover for an ID-buying exercise. It is alleged that several people were injured in the mid-morning scuffle. Police...

Peter Munya leaves NASA

Former Meru Governor Peter has made an about turn on the NASA coalition, barely a week after he joined the formation as a co-principal. Munya, who vied on a Party of National Unity (PNU) ticket, had on 4th September joined ranks with NASA to...

Hassan Omar leaves Wiper, to Contest Joho’s Re-election

Former Mombasa Senator and gubernatorial aspirant Hassan Omar has criticized his former party, Wiper Democratic Movement, and its leadership, terming it as weak. In a televised press briefing from Mombasa, he said that Wiper’s leadership is...