EU sends message to Kenya as presidential polls date nears

European Union (EU), Spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Catherine ray. [Photo|@CatherineEUspox] The European Union (EU), Spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Catherine Ray, has issued a statement, over the political development in the country, as IEBC plans to conduct fresh presidential elections on October 26. Below is the statement, issued, Monday, October…

International observer groups in annulled Kenyan election defend themselves

Head of Carter Center observer mission to Kenya’s August 2017 elections former US Secretary of State John Kerry. [Photo|the-star] The US-based Carter Center, has strongly defended itself after the Supreme Court of Kenya, annulled the August 8 presidential election that saw Uhuru Kenyatta declared winner. The judges cited irregularities in the election, after National Super…

Foreign envoys’ message to Kenya after Court nullified presidential election

Heads of Mission in Kenya, led by US Ambassador, Robert Godec at a past media briefing.[Photo|Twitter] Ambassadors of several states in Kenya, have called on the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) and other relevant stakeholders, to begin preparing for a new presidential poll, after the Supreme Court nullified the election of Uhuru Kenyatta, as…

Sarahah: 10 things about this ‘craze’ app

There is no way to directly block a user on Sarahah. [Photo|Courtesy] Sarahah is now the talk of the town. Almost everyone on social media platforms i.e Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat, is talking about it. Sarahah is an android, iOS app that allow users to send anonymous messages to other people registered with the…

US, UK condemn, offer help in probing murder of IEBC ICT director

US Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec. [Photo| Kenyan News] US Ambassador Robert Godec and British High Commissioner Nic Hailey have condemned the killing of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT manager Chris Musando. Musando went missing on Friday night before his body was found in a thicket in Nguriunditu area in Kikuyu, Kiambu county…

IAAF-U18 Youth Championships 2017 kicks off in Nairobi

Safaricom Sports Stadium Kasrani which hosts the global event, starting, July 11, 2017. [Photo: Courtesy] President Uhuru Kenyatta met the President of IAAF-U18 Youth Championships 2017, Sebastian Coe,Tuesday. The meting came a day to the event’s kick off, Wednesday July 12, at the Safaricom Sports stadium, Kasarani, Nairobi. A total of 135 countries are attending…

Raila Odinga mourns Helmut Kohl

Helmut Kohl. [Photo: Toronto Star] Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, is mourning the death of Helmut Kohl. Kohl, is described as a towering postwar figure who reunified Germany after 45 years of Cold War antagonism. According to the New York Times, propelled a deeply held vision of Europe’s integration and earned plaudits from Moscow and Washington for…

Akothee attacks haters as she performs in Dallas, ‘almost naked’

Akothee performs in Dallas, US, over the weekend. [Photo/Akothee/Facebook] Singer Esther Akoth, alias Akothee has attacked haters and critics, who mind her business. The Mombasa based business woman faulted persons who negatively talk about her, and her family, and asked them to mind their own business. This, even as she performed in Dallas, USA, over the…

President Uhuru, Donald Trump and First Ladies meet [PHOTOS]

President Uhuru Kenyatta shakes hand with US First Lady Melania Trump as President Donald Trump, and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta watch, during the G7 State Concert, Italy, May 26, 2017. [Photo: PSCU] President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived in Italy for G7 Summit, Friday, alongside First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. He was scheduled to showcase Kenya’s achievements at…