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MP John Njoroge Chege is hopeful his track record in the past four and half years will spear-head is  re-election as Kasarani Member of Parliament. Njoroge Chege says he has seen it all including  being charged with corruptly receiving Sh100,000 to facilitate the payment of Sh3.3 million to a secondary school, but was acquitted. Claims he says were wrong. The legislature

Outspoken ODM MP arrested over hate speech Suna East Member of Parliament, Junet Mohammed, has been arrested. Junet was arrested today and taken to Homa Bay Police Station where he recorded a statement over allegations of hate speech and incitement to violence. He is set to appear in court to answer to the charges. According to police sources, the MP

Daily Nation Appeal judges clear way for August polls: The National Super Alliance on Thursday said it respected the Court of Appeal’s decision to allow the printing of presidential ballots by a Dubai-based company to proceed. The political group’s spokesman Salim Lone said his party will continue to monitor the operations of IEBC to ensure a free and fair election.

Daily Nation Social media blamed for fake news on General Election: Social media and private messaging applications have been flagged as the biggest sources of fake news ahead of the General Election. A study released on Wednesday by two companies says 90 per cent of the 2,000 people interviewed reported having seen fake news in May, when the study was

Study: WhatsApp, Facebook leading sources of fake news Fake news on Kenya’s polls will escalate as the country approaches the August 8 General Election, a new study has shown. The survey by Portland and Geo Poll reveals that fakes news is widely spread using WhatsApp and Facebook platforms. Facebook and WhatsApp are the most popular social media platforms for news,

The cholera outbreak in Nairobi continues to bite with the Ministry of Health today ordering the indefinite closure of two hotels in the city. Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu announced the closure of Jacaranda and San Valencia hotels as the government moves to contain the spread of the epidemic. The two establishments were singled out after offering catering services at

Fake news on Kenya’s polls will escalate as the country approaches the August 8 General Election, a new study has shown. The survey by Portland and Geo Poll reveals that fakes news is widely spread using WhatsApp and Facebook platforms. Facebook and WhatsApp are the most popular social media platforms for news, preferred overall by 46 per cent and 25

Three men who stripped and sexually harassed a woman in an incident that led to the ‘My Dress My Choice’ movement have today been sentenced to death for robbery with violence. The Milimani High Court found the Githurai 44 matatu touts and a petrol station attendant guilty of the charge committed in 2014 that sparked national outcry after a video

  President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to create 6.5 million new jobs if he is re-elected come August 8. His Jubilee party has been on a non-stop campaign trail across the country, increasing their efforts to woo voters as election day draws near. Speaking in in Shimoni, Kwale County yesterday, the Head of State issued 1,500 title deeds to coast region

IEBC says electoral technology will not fail on August The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has assured the country that they are ready to conduct a free, fair and credible elections in August, revealing that it is taking adequate measures to ensure that the Electronic Voter Identification and Transmission of results does not fail on the elections day. Speaking