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News highlights IEBC will not tolerate threats, says Commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati IEBC Chairman, Wafula Chebukati has said he will not tolerate further threats to the election board’s staff following the resignation of Commissioner Roselyne Akombe. Akombe stepped down and fled the country saying that she feared for her life. The former IEBC boss said before her departure that the October

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News highlights Uhuru calls for peace, reconcilliation ahead of next week’s repeat election President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to embrace peace and reconcilliation ahead of the repeat election slated for October 26, 2017. The Head of State says though the August elections were the most peaceful in the nation’s history, the Supreme Court, citing irregularities, annulled the result, and ordered that

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News highlights IEBC Commissioner Roselyn Akombe says repeat elections are compromised, claims she is in danger IEBC Commissioner Roselyn Akombe has resigned, claiming says the planned October 26 Presidential poll cannot meet the basic expectations of a credible election. Akombe accused IEBC of becoming party to the current political crisis in the country and said her decision to quit the

Commissioner Roselyn Akombe resigns, says IEBC cannot conduct credible elections

Roselyn Akombe, a Commissioner at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has resigned, saying the commission cannot conduct a credible election as currently constituted. Akombe left the country to Dubai to monitor the printing of ballot papers, but diverted to New York. In a resignation letter viewed by X News, the now former Commissioner said she is not even prepared

Newspaper summaries – October 18 2017

Daily Nation Jimi Wanjigi in trouble for supporting Nasa, leaders say Police who stormed the home of controversial businessman Jimi Wanjigi, breaking doors with axes and metal cutters, were looking for guns, ammunition and explosives. They said they found an M4 — a military-grade rifle — five pistols and a shotgun at his Muthaiga home in Nairobi and that they

PHOTOS: The Singleton Experience

Gacheri Koome from Redhouse Digital and Miss Mandi from Capital FM during The Singleton Experience. Dougie Duncanson Brand Ambassador Reserve

Major Lazor premiers video for “PARTICULA” in Kenya featuring African Stars

Major Lazer release the anticipated music video of their latest global hit “Particula” produced by the acclaimed South African music

“Ultimate Comic” auditions set for Nairobi this weekend

Comedians in Nairobi now have a chance to showcase their comic talent Nairobi is the last stop for the auditions