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President Uhuru Kenyatta has today vowed to stick to the constitutional provisions as far as the matter of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) are concerned. There has been expectations that the government and the opposition would form a team to negotiate on structured reforms at the electoral body with Cord already nominating its team of five members for

Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has challenged students in colleges and universities to take up technical courses as they offer more potential for growth of the country. The CS made the remarks during the flagging off of machinery and spare parts for export to China at the Kabete Technical Training Institute. Matiangi said that innovation was the way to go

The Arab Republic of Egypt has launched investigations into claims that its Minister of Environment referred to sub-saharan Africans as, “dogs and slaves,” during the United Nations Environment Assembly held in Nairobi last week. It has however taken exception to the manner in which the complaint to the Dean of the African Diplomatic Corps was made. Yvonne Khamati, Chair of

There was a marked fall in the number of terror attacks around the world in 2015, the US State Department has said. It attributed the 13% drop from 2014 to fewer attacks in Iraq, Pakistan and Nigeria, three of the five countries worst affected by terrorism. The other two are India and Afghanistan and together more than half the 11,000

Democratic presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton has unleashed a scathing attack on her Republican challenger Donald Trump in a mocking evisceration as campaigns now shape up. Clinton’s speech that was billed as a major foreign policy address instead unfolded as a savage attack of Donald Trump Thursday as the former secretary of state adopted an aggressive new campaign persona designed to

The Guardian Hillary Clinton: Trump is too dangerous to have nuclear codes: Hillary Clinton has lacerated Donald Trump’s fitness to lead the United States in a tour-de-force assault on his record and temperament, branding him too dangerous and unstable to be entrusted with nuclear codes and warning of economic crisis if he were to reach the White House. The Democratic

State House has denied that President Uhuru Kenyatta agreed a deal with the opposition on the fate of IEBC. Mr Kenyatta on Tuesday met with opposition leaders Raila Odinga and Moses Wetangula after which it was reported that they agreed to form a ten-member team to negotiate on the fate of IEBC commissioners. But State House spokesman Manoah Esipisu in

President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday called on Kenyans to live in unity and shun divisive politics that could lead the country plunging back to the 2007/08 post-election violence. President Kenyatta said the country has made significant progress and that patriotism should prevail among Kenyans. Speaking yesterday in Nakuru’s Afraha stadium where he led the country in marking the 53rd Madaraka day, President

County Governments have so far received more a trillion shillings from the Ex chequer to support devolution, President Uhuru Kenyatta said yesterday as the country marked the Madaraka Day fete. While highlighting the achievements of his 900-day stay in office, the president said that the monies that have been dispatched to the devolved units have lifted the livelihood of vulnerable

Two women parliamentarians have vowed to intensify campaigns for the re-election and promised to push for election of more women in various elective seats during the next year’s General Elections. Marsabit County Woman Representative Nasra Ibren and her Wajir counterpart Fatuma Ibrahim said following the rejection of the Gender Bill recently, they will mobilize women to elect their own in