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ACCEPT SUPREME COURT VERDICT, KENYA NGO URGES POLITICAL ACTORS

BY JAMES WAFULASUPREME COURTNAIROBI. The NGO Council of Kenya  has urged the main political coalitions in the August elections who have just concluded hearings at the supreme court  to be ready to accept  the ruling when it is made on Monday September 5 2022. Speaking on the sidelines of a national peace stakeholders two day […]

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William Ruto- from roast chicken hustler to Kenya’s 5th President

By James Wafula Workers Eye Bomas of Kenya Nairobi. Kenya’s “President-Elect” Dr. William Samoe Ruto has come a long way from the time he sold roast chicken while in secondary school at the busy Eldoret bus terminus in the 1980’s, to winning Kenya’s August 9, 2022 Presidential election against five times contender veteran opposition leader […]

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Raila Odinga rejects Kenya’s Presidential election results

By James Wafula in Nairobi. Kenya’s August 9, 2022 Presidential election results were thrown into a fresh spin after the main loser former Prime Minister Raila Amolo Odinga rejected the results terming them a mockery of democracy and a nullity that he would challenge using constitutional and legal means. Reacting for the first time since […]

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Ruto wins Kenya Presidency as IEBC faces credibility test

ByJames Wafula in Nairobi. Kenya’s Azimio coalition of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, 77, has rejected results of the August 9, 2022 poll announced by IEBC Chairman Mr Wafula Chebukati declaring Deputy President Hon. William Ruto, 55, winner of the hotly contested poll. Azimio claimed the poll was riddled with massive anomalies as later alleged […]

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I WON THE ELECTION, AZIMIO ASPIRANT NOW DECLARES

BY JAMES WAFULAWORKERS EYENAIROBI. Even before the presidential petition he has lodged at the supreme court of Kenya is heard and determined in the next 14 days, Azmio’s Raila Odinga is demanding that he be sworn in as next president within the next 48 hours since he won the August 9 2022 closely contested race!Addressing […]

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RUTO – RAILA BATTLE NOW AWAITS VOTERS

BY JAMES WAFULA IN NAIROBI. It was a battle to the touchline, arguably one of the fiercest election campaigns witnessed in Kenya in recent times since the troubled  2007  polls that almost plunged the country into total anarchy. Kenya’s tough talking Deputy President Dr. William Ruto, 57, proved his unremitting vitality by addressing up to […]

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PRESIDENT KENYATTA CONFIDENT ODINGA WILL WIN KENYAN ELECTIONS

BY JAMES WAFULA IN NAIROBI. Outgoing Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has said he is confident former Prime Minister Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga will win Tuesday’s (August 9) Presidential elections.  Kenyatta, 62 whose two term tenure is drawing to a close said Odinga was best suited to take the country to the next level , warning […]

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PROF WAJACKOYA DENIES PULLING OUT FOR RAILA ODINGA

BY JAMES WAFULA, POLITICAL ANALYST THE WORKERS EYE IN NAIROBI. Eccentric heavily bearded US trained professor has denied pulling out of the Presidential race in support of Raila Amolo Odinga just three days before 21 million Kenyans go to polls to elect fifth president in a peaceful change of guard. Prof. George Wajackoya of the […]

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AMERICAN EMBASSY ACCUSED OFSPREADING UNFOUNDED PANIC

BY JAMES WAFULAIN NAIROBI. The NGO council of Kenya has taken issue with the latest travel advisory from the US embassy in Nairobi urging its citizens not to travel out of the  city and avoid Kisumu county over “credible fears” of  election related violence ahead of polls next Tuesday.Addressing a media briefing on state of […]

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KENYA OPINION POLL GIVES ODINGA  WIN , RERUN POSSIBLE

BY JAMES WAFULA POLITICAL ANALYST WORKERS EYE IN NAIROBI. Kenya’s fifth  transition General elections for the Kenyatta succession slated for August 9 2022 is proving to be a tightly fought race that is likely to snowball into a re-run as none of the front runners has edged past the 50 percent constitutional threshold. The main […]