Unruly Kenya politicians must be named and shamed

A KENYAN official has called on government to empower election management bodies and the country’s cohesion commission with arresting and prosecutorial powers. This is anticipated to curb poll malpractices, including…

Five countries elected to serve on UN Security Council

Five countries have been elected to serve as non-permanent members of the UN Security Council following a vote in the General Assembly on Thursday. Ecuador, Japan, Malta, Mozambique and Switzerland…

County Commissioner Assures Kwale Residents Of Security

The national government is committed to ensuring that the August 9 general election is held in a free, fair and hitch-free environment. Kwale County Commissioner (CC) Gideon Oyagi says the…

Gov’t Assures Peaceful Transition In The Coming Election

Security Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiang’i and his ICT counterpart Joe Muchure have assured Kenyans of the government’s preparedness for a smooth and peaceful transition. The two CSs speaking in…

Garissa Goons Disrupting Political Opponents’ Rallies Warned

Garissa County commissioner Boaz Cherutich has issued a stern warning to political aspirants who are hiring goons to disrupt political gatherings of their opponents, pull down campaign posters and banners…

Urgent Action Needed to Defuse Violence in Democratic Republic of Congo, Senior Officials Tell Security Council, Urging Support for Ongoing Regional Efforts

With a brutal history of violence now threatening to repeat itself in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, senior officials briefing the Security Council today urged members to lend their…

Voters Urged To Verify Registration Details Before June 2 Deadline

Voters in Kajiado County have been urged to verify their registration details before the June 2 deadline. Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) County Returning Officer Festus Mucheke said it…

Security Council Extends Sanctions on South Sudan, Adopting Resolution 2633 (2022) by 10 Votes in Favour, with 5 Abstentions

The Security Council extended for a year today the sanctions regime imposed on South Sudan, including the arms embargo, travel ban and financial measures, even as some of its members…

Kenya pledges one of the most peaceful elections

THE Kenyan government has assured businesses of the safety and security of the country ahead of watershed polls in August. Fred Matiangi, the Cabinet Secretary, allayed fears of election rigging…

Kajiado Residents Hold Peace Walk Ahead Of Poll

Over 300 Kajiado residents participated in a ten-kilometre National Women’s Peace Walk from Kiserian to Ongata Rongai town, an event organized by One Nation Under God (ONUG-KENYA) in partnership with…

Teen pilot reaches Kenya in round the world quest

Published by Reuters UK By Edwin Waita NAIROBI (Reuters) -A 16-year-old schoolboy who is on a quest to become the youngest person to fly around the world solo, landed his…

President Kenyatta Commends Young People Who Work Hard To Improve Their Communities

President Uhuru Kenyatta has commended young people who challenge themselves to do good within their communities through hard work and commitment. Citing the example of Kenyan sprinter Ferdinand Omanyala who…

Gov’t Beefs Up Security Ahead Of Polls

The Government through the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government, has re-affirmed that enough security measures have been put in place ahead of the August 9th General Elections.…

Briefing of diplomatic correspondents by Ministry of foreign Affairs spokesperson Alexandros Papaioannou (04.05.2022)

AL. PAPAIOANNOU: Good morning. First of all, many happy returns, Christ is Risen. This is the first time we have met after Easter. I hope you took a break, even…