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Kenyatta's Unity Call Adds Fuel to Nairobi Governor's RaceThe battle for the Nairobi governor's seat has gone a notch higher, with Presid
Kenyatta's Unity Call Adds Fuel to Nairobi Governor's Race
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The battle for the Nairobi governor's seat has gone a notch higher, with President Uhuru Kenyatta stepping in to unite a divided Jubilee fighting to wrest the seat from a resurgent Dr Evans Kidero (Cord). On Monday last week, President Kenyatta... Read more
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Unpaid Water, Electricity and Phone Bills Will Deny You Credit Starting 2017to determine a borrower's creditworthiness. The Finance Act 2016, which was si
Unpaid Water, Electricity and Phone Bills Will Deny You Credit Starting 2017
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to determine a borrower's creditworthiness. The Finance Act 2016, which was signed into law two weeks ago by President Uhuru Kenyatta amends the Banking Act to allow power, water and telecommunications firms to refer defaulters to credit... Read more
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Speaker Muturi Accuses Treasury, SRC of Stalling IEBC Reformsbe as such," Muturi. Both Houses of Parliament passed the Elections Amendment
Speaker Muturi Accuses Treasury, SRC of Stalling IEBC Reforms
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be as such," Muturi. Both Houses of Parliament passed the Elections Amendment Bill, 2016 and submitted to President Uhuru Kenyatta for assent. The President signed the Bill into Law paving way to their publication September 20,... Read more
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My Humility Should Not Be Taken for Weakness - Maragahas emerged victorious in the race for Chief Justice only recently served as Ch
My Humility Should Not Be Taken for Weakness - Maraga
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has emerged victorious in the race for Chief Justice only recently served as Chairperson of a tribunal charged by President Uhuru Kenyatta with determining the suitability of Judge Joseph Mutava to serve; their verdict was damning. In the course of... Read more
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Millions of Dollars Going to Waste in State-Run Firmsor merge moribund organisations continue to gather dust on the shelves. The Ea
Millions of Dollars Going to Waste in State-Run Firms
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or merge moribund organisations continue to gather dust on the shelves. The EastAfrican has learnt that whereas President Uhuru Kenyatta endorsed recommendations to reform public enterprises three years ago, efforts to implement them are being... Read more
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Kenya Won't Need Our Aid in Four Years, Says Netherlandscent. This saw Kenya classified as a middle-income country after the statistic
Kenya Won't Need Our Aid in Four Years, Says Netherlands
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cent. This saw Kenya classified as a middle-income country after the statistical reassessment of the economy. President Uhuru Kenyatta has in the past urged fellow African leaders to stop relying on foreign aid, saying it will not lead to... Read more
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Jobs Are Crucial for Peace, Stem Radicalization and Violent Extremismtherefore include agribusiness as a priority area of focus, particularly at the
Jobs Are Crucial for Peace, Stem Radicalization and Violent Extremism
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therefore include agribusiness as a priority area of focus, particularly at the county level. Acting on this, President Uhuru Kenyatta during this year's African Green Revolution Forum held in Nairobi, announced that the government would invest... Read more
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No Dutch Aid for Kenya After 2020, Minister Tells Parliamentdeveloped world to focus more on trading with Africa as opposed to disbursement
No Dutch Aid for Kenya After 2020, Minister Tells Parliament
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developed world to focus more on trading with Africa as opposed to disbursement of aid. Last year for instance, President Uhuru Kenyatta urged fellow African leaders to stop receiving foreign aid, saying it is not an acceptable basis for... Read more
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I Will Speed Up Cases and Digitise Courts, Says Maragawas the presiding Judge of the Court of Appeal in Kisumu. If confirmed by the
I Will Speed Up Cases and Digitise Courts, Says Maraga
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was the presiding Judge of the Court of Appeal in Kisumu. If confirmed by the National Assembly and appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta, Mr Justice Maraga will succeed Dr Willy Mutunga, who retired in June. He will serve for one term, as the... Read more
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President Kenyatta Witnesses Swearing-in of New Army CommanderPresident Uhuru Kenyatta today at State House, Nairobi, witnessed the swearing-
President Kenyatta Witnesses Swearing-in of New Army Commander
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President Uhuru Kenyatta today at State House, Nairobi, witnessed the swearing-in of the newly appointed Kenya Army Commander, Lt. General Robert Kariuki Kibochi. The swearing-in ceremony was conducted by Chief of Staff and Head of Public Service,... Read more
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You Blundered, Odinga Tells MvuryaOdinga was in Kwale County for the first time since Mr Mvurya announced his def
You Blundered, Odinga Tells Mvurya
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Odinga was in Kwale County for the first time since Mr Mvurya announced his defection from the Opposition to President Uhuru Kenyatta's party. The governor has "opted for a dangerous destination", cautioned Mr Odinga. It was instructive that... Read more
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Maraga Takes It! Nominated As Next Chief Justiceas winner in the race for Chief Justice following the Judicial Service Commissi
Maraga Takes It! Nominated As Next Chief Justice
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as winner in the race for Chief Justice following the Judicial Service Commission's decision to recommend him to President Uhuru Kenyatta for appointment. JSC Secretary Atieno Amadi who is also the Chief Registrar of the Judiciary confirmed the... Read more
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In the Hot Seat - Kenyan Musician Lands in Trouble After a Spell in the President's ChairParty at a Nairobi stadium. The crowd was on its feet as he launched into Mama,
In the Hot Seat - Kenyan Musician Lands in Trouble After a Spell in the President's Chair
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Party at a Nairobi stadium. The crowd was on its feet as he launched into Mama, his best-known hit, and even President Uhuru Kenyatta - seated in the front row seat of honour - looked as though he was enjoying himself. A true showman, Bahati... Read more
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Will AU Go Ahead With ICC Withdrawal Today?on charges of serious crimes committed in Darfur. It reached a new level of in
Will AU Go Ahead With ICC Withdrawal Today?
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on charges of serious crimes committed in Darfur. It reached a new level of intensity in 2013, when then ICC suspects Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto were elected president and deputy president of Kenya, respectively. Only Botswana, Côte... Read more
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Kenya Ratifies Trade Pact With EUKenya President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bi
Kenya Ratifies Trade Pact With EU
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Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta signing into law the 2015 Banking (Amendment) Bill at State House recently. Nairobi — Kenya's Parliament has ratified the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU) that allows Kenya to export... Read more
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Amina to ICC - What More Cooperation?disagrees with assertions that it has not fully cooperated with the court, whic
Amina to ICC - What More Cooperation?
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disagrees with assertions that it has not fully cooperated with the court, which ultimately dropped cases against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto. "We will be present at the Assembly of States Parties to ensure that they... Read more
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New Army Commander Lieutenant General Kibochi Sworn InRobert Kariuki Kibochi was sworn in Thursday at State House, Nairobi. The swea
New Army Commander Lieutenant General Kibochi Sworn In
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Robert Kariuki Kibochi was sworn in Thursday at State House, Nairobi. The swearing-in ceremony, witness by President Uhuru Kenyatta, was conducted by Chief of Staff and Head of Public Service, Joseph Kinyua. President Kenyatta congratulated... Read more
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Kenyatta, Ruto Safe 'But Defectors Are Not'Jubilee Party. Mr Robert Mutie had written to the Political Parties Registrar,
Kenyatta, Ruto Safe 'But Defectors Are Not'
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Jubilee Party. Mr Robert Mutie had written to the Political Parties Registrar, Ms Lucy Ndung'u, claiming that President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, Mr William Ruto, were in office illegally after they dissolved the parties that brought them... Read more
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Kenya Urges UN to Improve Security in Horn of Africain the horn of Africa, have complicated the pursuit of development," he said.
Kenya Urges UN to Improve Security in Horn of Africa
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in the horn of Africa, have complicated the pursuit of development," he said. Mr Ruto, who is representing President Uhuru Kenyatta, said the East Africa region has shouldered the burden of refugees and security threats emanating from Somalia... Read more
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Judge Mutava to Contest Tribunal Verdict at Supreme Courthimself a file on a case involving Goldenberg architect Kamlesh Pattni without
Judge Mutava to Contest Tribunal Verdict at Supreme Court
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himself a file on a case involving Goldenberg architect Kamlesh Pattni without the knowledge of the duty judge. In recommendations handed to President Uhuru Kenyatta, the tribunal said it had established as valid three complaints against the j... Read more
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ODM Rebels Dare Party to Eject Them for Joining JubileeBy Justus Ochieng and Lucas Barasa Defiant ODM politicians, who have shifted t
ODM Rebels Dare Party to Eject Them for Joining Jubilee
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By Justus Ochieng and Lucas Barasa Defiant ODM politicians, who have shifted their loyalty to President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party, on Wednesday dared the party to kick them out. Those who spoke to the Nation said they were not shaken by the... Read more
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Lt. General Robert Kibochi Sworn in As Army CommanderNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday at State House, Nairobi witnesse
Lt. General Robert Kibochi Sworn in As Army Commander
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday at State House, Nairobi witnessed the swearing-in of the newly appointed Kenya Army Commander, Lt. General Robert Kariuki Kibochi. The swearing-in ceremony was conducted by Chief of Staff and Head of... Read more
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Odinga Says Those Leaving ODM Should ResignOdinga also said the party would move to court to challenge the Community Land
Odinga Says Those Leaving ODM Should Resign
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Odinga also said the party would move to court to challenge the Community Land Act 2014, which was assented to by President Uhuru Kenyatta last month. He termed the Act as unconstitutional because community land management had been shifted from the... Read more
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Tribunal Recommends Sacking of Justice Mutavaformed to probe allegations of misconduct against judge Joseph Mutava on Wednes
Tribunal Recommends Sacking of Justice Mutava
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formed to probe allegations of misconduct against judge Joseph Mutava on Wednesday handed over its report to President Uhuru Kenyatta--recommending that he be removed from office. At a public unveiling of the report later in the day on... Read more
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Kenya Hopes to Move 150,000 Refugees to Somalia By Year-Endto move them from the squalor of the refugee camp." On Monday, Deputy Presiden
Kenya Hopes to Move 150,000 Refugees to Somalia By Year-End
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to move them from the squalor of the refugee camp." On Monday, Deputy President William Ruto who is representing President Uhuru Kenyatta at the 71st UN General Assembly in New York said it was important for the relocation of the Somali refugees to... Read more
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Interest Cap 'Complicates' Monetary Policy - CBK Governorafter the banks dropped their rates to 14.5 percent in accordance with the new
Interest Cap 'Complicates' Monetary Policy - CBK Governor
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after the banks dropped their rates to 14.5 percent in accordance with the new interest rates law approved by President Uhuru Kenyatta on August 24, 2016. Earlier, Kenya Bankers Association had indicated credit rationing will be expected to hit... Read more
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Marsabit Governor Ukur Yattani Denies Defecting From ODMthe green light to the party’s National Executive Council to expel the leaders,
Marsabit Governor Ukur Yattani Denies Defecting From ODM
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the green light to the party’s National Executive Council to expel the leaders, who have said they will support President Uhuru Kenyatta and the JP in next year’s elections. But in an interview with the Nation on Wednesday, Mr Yattani said: “My... Read more
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In the Hot Seat: Kenyan musician lands in trouble after a spell in the president’s chairParty at a Nairobi stadium. The crowd was on its feet as he launched into Mama,
In the Hot Seat: Kenyan musician lands in trouble after a spell in the president’s chair
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
Party at a Nairobi stadium. The crowd was on its feet as he launched into Mama, his best-known hit, and even President Uhuru Kenyatta – seated in the front row seat of honour – looked as though he was enjoying himself. A true showman, Bahati... Read more
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Three Years Later, Memories of Westgate Lingerupdates on the siege, with one suggesting the terrorists were burning mattresse
Three Years Later, Memories of Westgate Linger
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updates on the siege, with one suggesting the terrorists were burning mattresses. Many will also recall that President Uhuru Kenyatta promised an inquiry into the attack. This has yet to happen. "I will set up a commission of inquiry to see... Read more
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Global Fund - Africa Steps Up to the Plateof focusing investments in programmes that specifically address the disproporti
Global Fund - Africa Steps Up to the Plate
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of focusing investments in programmes that specifically address the disproportionate effects on women and girls. President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, when he announced a pledge of $5 million just prior to the replenishment conference, said his... Read more
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What Uhuru Kenyatta Ate at Kenyatta MarketPatrick Muchiri, who hosted President Uhuru Kenyatta for lunch on at Nairobi's
What Uhuru Kenyatta Ate at Kenyatta Market
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Patrick Muchiri, who hosted President Uhuru Kenyatta for lunch on at Nairobi's Kenyatta Market. A narrow pathway on the left side of Nairobi's Kenyatta Market's main entrance is a beehive of activity during lunch hours. On either side of the... Read more
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'Jenga Talanta' President Kenyatta Urges YouthNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured of his government's commitment t
'Jenga Talanta' President Kenyatta Urges Youth
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Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured of his government's commitment to youth empowerment. President Kenyatta said Kenyan youths possess a wide variety of talents that the Government is keen to nurture and develop for their benefit. He... Read more
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President Kenyatta Assures of Government's Commitment to Youth EmpowermentPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has assured of the Government's commitment to youth em
President Kenyatta Assures of Government's Commitment to Youth Empowerment
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured of the Government's commitment to youth empowerment. President Kenyatta said Kenyan youths possess a wide variety of talents that the Government is keen to nurture and develop for their benefit. He urged... Read more
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Tribunal to Report Back to President Kenyatta on Fate of Judge Mutavatribunal investigating the Conduct of Suspended Judge Joseph Mutava will on Wed
Tribunal to Report Back to President Kenyatta on Fate of Judge Mutava
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tribunal investigating the Conduct of Suspended Judge Joseph Mutava will on Wednesday present its findings to President Uhuru Kenyatta. The tribunal led by Court of Appeal Judge David Maraga will thereafter read its findings to the public. The... Read more
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EACC Calls in the Big Guns to Defeat Corruption at the Port of Mombasaalways in the media for wrong reasons and the new management that has taken ove
EACC Calls in the Big Guns to Defeat Corruption at the Port of Mombasa
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always in the media for wrong reasons and the new management that has taken over is geared towards changing the narrative. President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered police and EACC to curtail smuggling of contrabands, drugs and diversion of transit car... Read more
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Kenya Referred to ASP for Non-Cooperation in Terminated Kenyatta CasePresident Uhuru Kenyatta at the International Criminal Court (file photo) The
Kenya Referred to ASP for Non-Cooperation in Terminated Kenyatta Case
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President Uhuru Kenyatta at the International Criminal Court (file photo) The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday made its threat real after it referred the Government of Kenya to the Assembly of State Parties (ASP) over non-compliance in... Read more
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Presidents Kenyatta, Obama Discuss Refugees, Security, Climate ChangePresident Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta (file photo) President Uhu
Presidents Kenyatta, Obama Discuss Refugees, Security, Climate Change
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President Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta (file photo) President Uhuru Kenyatta and U.S. President Barack Obama today, by telephone, discussed the global refugee and migrant crisis, regional security, climate change and Kenya's improving... Read more
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Banks to Lower Their Interest Rates to 14% After CBK Cuts CBRafter the banks dropped their rates to 14.5 percent in accordance with the new
Banks to Lower Their Interest Rates to 14% After CBK Cuts CBR
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after the banks dropped their rates to 14.5 percent in accordance with the new interest rates law approved by President Uhuru Kenyatta on August 24. The law requires banks to cap their interest rates, 4 percent above the base rate set by the... Read more
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Govt Rapped By ICC Over Kenyatta CaseCourt has referred the Kenyan government to its executive body for non-cooperat
Govt Rapped By ICC Over Kenyatta Case
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Court has referred the Kenyan government to its executive body for non-cooperation in a collapsed case. In 2010, President Uhuru Kenyatta was accused by The Hague of crimes against humanity. "The Republic of Kenya had failed to comply with its... Read more
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Obama Urges Fair Polls in Talks With Kenyattaof "peaceful, free and fair elections" in Kenya next year during a telephone co
Obama Urges Fair Polls in Talks With Kenyatta
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of "peaceful, free and fair elections" in Kenya next year during a telephone conversation on Monday with President Uhuru Kenyatta, the White House said. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual concern related to the current UN General... Read more
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The Next Steps for Kenya After ICC Ruling of Non-Cooperation124-member legislative and oversight body of the International Criminal Court -
The Next Steps for Kenya After ICC Ruling of Non-Cooperation
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124-member legislative and oversight body of the International Criminal Court -- for failure to cooperate in the President Uhuru Kenyatta case. The action might now lead to Kenya being discussed at an open plenary session of the ASP, as well as... Read more
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Kenya Secures Backing for Africa's Bid to Have More Say in UNwill try my best. How do we get more flexible such issues are important," he sa
Kenya Secures Backing for Africa's Bid to Have More Say in UN
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will try my best. How do we get more flexible such issues are important," he said. Mr Ruto, who is representing President Uhuru Kenyatta at the 71st UN General Assembly whose main agenda is to find solutions to the large movements of refugees and... Read more
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ICC member states should 'sanction' Kenya for obstructing justicehighlighted by ICC judges who, on 19 September, reported Kenya for not cooperat
ICC member states should 'sanction' Kenya for obstructing justice
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highlighted by ICC judges who, on 19 September, reported Kenya for not cooperating in the case against Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenyatta, then deputy prime minister and finance minister, was the first head of state to appear before the... Read more
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ICC Judges Put Kenya On the Spot Over Uhuru's Election Violence CaseCourt judges on Monday found Kenya guilty of failing to cooperate with the cour
ICC Judges Put Kenya On the Spot Over Uhuru's Election Violence Case
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Court judges on Monday found Kenya guilty of failing to cooperate with the court in the collapsed case against President Uhuru Kenyatta. They have now referred the country to the Assembly of State Parties (ASP) for action. The ASP can impose... Read more
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Tribunal Halts Nairobi-Naivasha SGR Constructionmiddle of the national park, effectively ensuring that any such studies, if eve
Tribunal Halts Nairobi-Naivasha SGR Construction
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middle of the national park, effectively ensuring that any such studies, if ever done, will be mere formalities. President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to officially launch the construction of the contested Naivasha-Nairobi section of the SGR, on... Read more
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Ruto Faults Global Community Over Kenya's Refugee Burdengap between our resolve and meaningful action to prevent and manage forced migr
Ruto Faults Global Community Over Kenya's Refugee Burden
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gap between our resolve and meaningful action to prevent and manage forced migration," Mr Ruto, who represented President Uhuru Kenyatta, added. He added: "The framework designed to respond to human distress has become ineffectual." The Deputy... Read more
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Kenya Failed to Cooperate With ICC in Uhuru Kenyatta Case, Judges FindKenya failed to cooperate with the court in the case against President Uhuru Ke
Kenya Failed to Cooperate With ICC in Uhuru Kenyatta Case, Judges Find
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Kenya failed to cooperate with the court in the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta, the International Criminal Court has found. The court has referred the matter to the Assembly of State Parties for action. "Trial Chamber V(B) concluded today... Read more
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Kenyatta Slowing Down Recruitment of New Polls Team - OrengoSiaya Senator James Orengo has accused President Uhuru Kenyatta of delaying the
Kenyatta Slowing Down Recruitment of New Polls Team - Orengo
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Siaya Senator James Orengo has accused President Uhuru Kenyatta of delaying the hiring of new electoral commissioners. Senator Orengo said the President had dragged his feet in signing the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill and delayed its... Read more
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Kenyatta Silent on New Central Bank BoardPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has maintained silence on when he will appoint a new C
Kenyatta Silent on New Central Bank Board
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has maintained silence on when he will appoint a new Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) board, nearly one-and-a-half years since terms of five members expired. Mid-April, the Treasury said it had finalised picking nominees and... Read more
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African Countries Step Up Contributions to the Global Fundof focusing investments in programs that specifically address the disproportion
African Countries Step Up Contributions to the Global Fund
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of focusing investments in programs that specifically address the disproportionate effects on women and girls. President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, when he announced a pledge of US$5 million just prior to the Replenishment Conference, said his... Read more
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