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BBI report:Parliament or Referendum?

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ODM Leader Raila Odinga and Deputy President William Ruto in a past event. PHOTO/FILE By MKARIMU MEDIA The rift between Members of Parliament continue to widen whether the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report should be taken to Parliament or be subjected to a referendum. The lawmakers allied to Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Leader Raila Odinga […]

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2022 succession, BBI among key agendas in GEMA meeting

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President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at Sagana on Friday, November 15, 2019.Image: COURTESY By Mkarimu Media The 2022 succession politics and the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) campaign were among the main agendas when President Uhuru Kenyatta toured Sagana Lodge in Nyeri to meet Mt. Kenya leaders. Uhuru broke his silence saying that he has neither dumped […]

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VIDEO:’Arrest Me’- ODM Sec Gen Dares Live TV

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Edwin Sifuna with Nandi Senator Samson Cherargei on Citizen TV on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Orange Democratic Movement(ODM) Secretary General Edwin Sifuna lashed back at Jubilee leaders crying foul over his sentiments before Kibra by-elections, that allegedly incited residents to violence. During an On interview on Citizen TV’s News Night, on Tuesday, Sifuna dared police […]

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Treasury Official Leaks The Expensive Demands From Raila’s Office Following Handshake

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President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga. PHOTO/COURTESY Details have now emerged on the difficult position that officials in the National Treasury have found themselves following the handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM Leader Raila Odinga. The Business Daily on Monday quoted some of the Treasury officials leaking details of some of the […]

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Ken Okoth’s brother Imran wins ODM ticket for Kibra

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Imran Okoth/Photo/Courtesy By Mkarimu Media Imran (Benard) Otieno Okoth won the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) nominations to contest for Kibra MP seat. Imran will now face off with Jubilee’s Macdonald Mariga, ANC’s Eliud Owalo and Ford Kenya’s Engineer Khamisi Butichi in the by-election scheduled for November 7. The brother to the late Ken Okoth, floored […]

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Britons protest Johnson’s Brexit ‘coup’ move

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Crowds gathered in Manchester, York and Newcastle in northern England, as well as London and Scottish capital Edinburgh and Belfast © AFP / Oli SCARFF By AFP London, United Kingdom, Aug 31 – Protesters wielding pro-democracy placards and EU flags rallied on Saturday in dozens of British cities against Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s controversial move […]

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Aukot:Politicians threatening MCAs over Punguza Mzigo bill

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Dr. Ekuro Aukot By Mkarimu Media Third Way Alliance party leader Dr Ekuru Aukot is claiming that some politicians who are against the bill are now threatening Members of County Assemblies supporting the bill. While speaking after presenting the bill at Laikipia County Assembly the former presidential candidate dismissed remarks by Kirinyaga Governor Ann Waiguru […]

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MPs’ secret card to stop Punguza Mzigo Bill

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Members of the National Assembly during a past session of Parliament. [File, Standard] Lawmakers have hatched a secret scheme to frustrate the Punguza Mizigo Bill that seeks to reduce their number from 416 to 147, The Standard can reveal. It has emerged that MPs are plotting to exploit a loophole in the Constitution by ‘sitting’ […]

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All you need to know about the clash between Uhuru and Ruto

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Kenyatta, right, greets supporters with his running mate Ruto after a news conference in 2013 – now the president and his deputy are at odds [Reuters] There is a growing divide between President Kenyatta and Deputy Ruto, highlighted by a recent corruption scandal. The showdown could end the political alliance between President Uhuru Kenyatta and […]