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State House Meetings Resulted in Teachers' New Dealvisited Knut and Kuppet leaders with the intention of mending fences. Another
State House Meetings Resulted in Teachers' New Deal
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visited Knut and Kuppet leaders with the intention of mending fences. Another meeting between Deputy President William Ruto and union leaders was held at his Karen office in May over the same. However, it emerged that Mr Ruto had taken... Read more
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DP William Ruto Tells Cord to Be Sincere in Demands for Dialogue Over IEBCDeputy President William Ruto has called on the opposition Cord to be genuine i
DP William Ruto Tells Cord to Be Sincere in Demands for Dialogue Over IEBC
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Deputy President William Ruto has called on the opposition Cord to be genuine in their demands for dialogue over the fate of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). Mr Ruto said the government was keen on holding talks with Cord... Read more
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Kenya Wants Ugandan Traders PaidKampala — Kenya's vice president William Ruto has called for an emergence meeti
Kenya Wants Ugandan Traders Paid
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Kampala — Kenya's vice president William Ruto has called for an emergence meeting to sort, once and for all, the post-election violence property loss Ugandan and Rwandan traders experienced. While meeting a delegation of regional private sector... Read more
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President Kenyatta Departs for 3-Day Visit to Botswanahis delegation departed Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) shortly afte
President Kenyatta Departs for 3-Day Visit to Botswana
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his delegation departed Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) shortly after 8am and was seen off by Deputy President William Ruto and other senior government officials. According to Statehouse Spokesperson Manoah Esipisu, the two leaders... Read more
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Compensation of Rwandan, Ugandan Traders Is Long Overdueengagements. The resolution from the meeting between Members of the EABC last
Compensation of Rwandan, Ugandan Traders Is Long Overdue
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engagements. The resolution from the meeting between Members of the EABC last week and Kenya's Deputy President, William Ruto should be acted on without any delay. The Deputy President [Ruto] promised and directed the concerned ministers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Seeks Review of Rwanda, Uganda 2008 Poll Violence ClaimsTanzania, DR Congo and South Sudan, which reflects Kenya's major role in region
Kenya Seeks Review of Rwanda, Uganda 2008 Poll Violence Claims
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Tanzania, DR Congo and South Sudan, which reflects Kenya's major role in regional trade. Last week, Deputy President William Ruto reportedly directed Treasury secretary Henry Rotich to convene another meeting with EABC "as soon as possible to... Read more
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Deputy President Rebukes 'Slave Trade' PoliticiansDeputy President William Ruto has urged politicians to shun petty politics and
Deputy President Rebukes 'Slave Trade' Politicians
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Deputy President William Ruto has urged politicians to shun petty politics and engage in bringing development and unity among Kenyans. Speaking in Ruiru Town on Sunday when he launched the The Medium Sacco and its website at AIPCA Church, the DP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama Speaks With Uhuru About Support for Refugeesthe Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps by May 2017. During the World Humanitarian
Obama Speaks With Uhuru About Support for Refugees
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the Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps by May 2017. During the World Humanitarian Summit in Turkey in May, Deputy President William Ruto told the International Community to support its move to close the Dadaab refugee camp and channel finances in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee MPs Lead House to Approve Budget Estimates.Development Fund (CDF) case. The ruling coalition MPs were obeying orders from
Jubilee MPs Lead House to Approve Budget Estimates.
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Development Fund (CDF) case. The ruling coalition MPs were obeying orders from President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto who instructed them to pass the Budget estimates at a meeting on Thursday at the Panafric Hotel in... Read more
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Hate Speech Emerges As Nation Drifts Into Election Modeviolence led to the failed prosecution by the International Criminal Court of P
Hate Speech Emerges As Nation Drifts Into Election Mode
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violence led to the failed prosecution by the International Criminal Court of President Kenyatta, Deputy President William Ruto and broadcaster and political activist Joshua arap Sang. Sang was specifically charged with using... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya, Ethiopia to Forge Stronger Tiesby several Cabinet Ministers, said Kenya is a second home for Ethiopians. The
Kenya, Ethiopia to Forge Stronger Ties
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by several Cabinet Ministers, said Kenya is a second home for Ethiopians. The meeting was attended by Deputy President William Ruto, Cabinet Secretaries and Principal Secretaries. President Kenyatta said Ethiopia was an invaluable partner for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopian Prime Minister Gets Full State HonoursHouse shortly before 11.00 a.m. accompanied by his wife Roman Tesfaye. First L
Ethiopian Prime Minister Gets Full State Honours
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House shortly before 11.00 a.m. accompanied by his wife Roman Tesfaye. First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, Deputy President William Ruto, Cabinet Secretaries, Chief of Defence Forces Gen Samson Mwathethe and other senior Government officials were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
7 Ukambani MPs Tell DP Ruto They Will Work With Jubileewith Jubilee administration for the sake of development. The MPs who spoke at
7 Ukambani MPs Tell DP Ruto They Will Work With Jubilee
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with Jubilee administration for the sake of development. The MPs who spoke at a meeting attended by Deputy President William Ruto said they will continue to work with the government in solving the challenges facing the people of Ukambani... Read more
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President, Deputy President Meet Jubilee MPsPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Thursday met Jubilee MP
President, Deputy President Meet Jubilee MPs
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President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto on Thursday met Jubilee MPs for talks on the Budget. Sources said the two leaders asked the MPs to approve Budget estimates and "put on hold discussions" on the Constituency Development Fund... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DP Ruto Woos Voters in Ukambani, Seven MPs Pledge SupportDeputy President William Ruto has urged the Kamba community to support the gove
DP Ruto Woos Voters in Ukambani, Seven MPs Pledge Support
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Deputy President William Ruto has urged the Kamba community to support the government, as seven MPs from the region said no amount of intimidation would stop them from working with Jubilee coalition for the sake of development. Speaking at Kasikeu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn Gets 21-Gun Salute At State Houseat State House shortly before 11a.m accompanied by his wife Roman Tesfaye. Fir
Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn Gets 21-Gun Salute At State House
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
at State House shortly before 11a.m accompanied by his wife Roman Tesfaye. First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, Deputy President William Ruto, Cabinet secretaries, Chief of Defence Forces Gen Samson Mwathethe and other senior government officials were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
One Hurdle Ahead of IEBC Talksit will be done," he said. As he spoke, a source in the Presidency revealed th
One Hurdle Ahead of IEBC Talks
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it will be done," he said. As he spoke, a source in the Presidency revealed that President Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto had tasked Mr Duale and his Senate counterpart, Dr Kithure Kindiki, to deal with the select committee issues and... Read more
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BBC News
Kofi Annan questions ICC over Kenyatta and Ruto cases(ICC) handling of the cases against Kenya's leaders. Mr Annan asked whether Pr
Kofi Annan questions ICC over Kenyatta and Ruto cases
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
(ICC) handling of the cases against Kenya's leaders. Mr Annan asked whether President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto should have remained free during their trials, says the Financial Times (FT). The ICC dropped charges of crimes... Read more
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BBC News
Bemba conviction a step forward for ICC and Africatotally unrealistic," argues Mark Kersten, author of new book Justice in Confli
Bemba conviction a step forward for ICC and Africa
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
totally unrealistic," argues Mark Kersten, author of new book Justice in Conflict.Image caption Kenya's deputy president William Ruto was allowed to remain free during his ICC hearing Although he believes that the jailing of a high-profile... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Kofi Annan criticises ICC over Kenyatta and Ruto casesthe cases against Kenya's leaders. Mr Annan told the Financial Times (FT) that
Kofi Annan criticises ICC over Kenyatta and Ruto cases
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
the cases against Kenya's leaders. Mr Annan told the Financial Times (FT) that President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto should not have remained free during their trials. The ICC dropped charges of crimes against humanity against... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kofi Annan: ICC not biased against Africansmishandling the cases against Kenya's leaders. Annan told the Financial (FT) t
Kofi Annan: ICC not biased against Africans
New Zimbabwe / Posted 5 days ago
mishandling the cases against Kenya's leaders. Annan told the Financial (FT) that President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto should not have remained free during their trials. The ICC dropped charges of crimes against humanity against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democracy in East Africa Loses Out As Governments Battle Oppositionbiased appointments to government positions. On its part, the presidential coa
Democracy in East Africa Loses Out As Governments Battle Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
biased appointments to government positions. On its part, the presidential coalition, which includes Deputy President William Ruto, has vacillated between a hard stance and conciliation, stating that the opposition is free to continue with its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 21 June 2016Secretary-General Kofi Annan has questioned the decision by the ICC to allow Pr
African Press Review 21 June 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Secretary-General Kofi Annan has questioned the decision by the ICC to allow President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, to remain free as their cases proceeded. Among suspects who were detained in the cells in the Netherlands... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Murang'a Woman Rep Sabina Chege Wants to Be Ruto's Deputy in 2022Murang'a Woman Representative Sabina Chege has declared interest in becoming Wi
Murang'a Woman Rep Sabina Chege Wants to Be Ruto's Deputy in 2022
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Murang'a Woman Representative Sabina Chege has declared interest in becoming William Ruto's running mate in the 2022 elections. Ms Chege asked her Mt Kenya counterparts to support her political ambitions saying she had what it takes to run for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ten U.S. Congress Members Urge Kerry to Prevent Dadaab Shutdownin May 2015 that Kenya would not act on an ultimatum that could have resulted i
Ten U.S. Congress Members Urge Kerry to Prevent Dadaab Shutdown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in May 2015 that Kenya would not act on an ultimatum that could have resulted in expulsion of Somalis. Deputy President William Ruto warned in April of last year following the massacre at Garissa University College that if the UN did not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kenyatta, Ruto Should Not Have Been Free During Hague Court Trial'has questioned the decision by the International Criminal Court (ICC) to allow
'Kenyatta, Ruto Should Not Have Been Free During Hague Court Trial'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
has questioned the decision by the International Criminal Court (ICC) to allow President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, Mr William Ruto, to remain free as their cases proceeded. In an article published by the UK-based Financial Times, Mr Annan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Urges Western to Ignore JubileeOdinga said the Jubilee leaders had camped in the region to entice voters to ba
Raila Urges Western to Ignore Jubilee
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Odinga said the Jubilee leaders had camped in the region to entice voters to back President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto in the next General Election. "Jubilee leaders are busy visiting churches and attending funerals each weekend... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruto Says He Will Follow Kabogo's Advice to Win in 2022Kuresoi — Deputy President William Ruto has broken his silence over Kiambu Gove
Ruto Says He Will Follow Kabogo's Advice to Win in 2022
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kuresoi — Deputy President William Ruto has broken his silence over Kiambu Governor William Kabogo remarks declaring that he is not guaranteed block votes from Mount Kenya region in his 2022 presidential bid. Speaking in Kuresoi Constituency, Ruto... Read more
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Don't Worry - We Shall Reach an Amicable Resolution With Cord - DP RutoBungoma — Deputy President William Ruto has assured Kenyans that the few sticky
Don't Worry - We Shall Reach an Amicable Resolution With Cord - DP Ruto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Bungoma — Deputy President William Ruto has assured Kenyans that the few sticky outstanding issues on the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will soon be sorted out to pave way for dialogue. Ruto said he was optimistic that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kofi Annan Backs International Courtsthe collapse of its case against top Kenyan politicians. In April, the ICC drop
Kofi Annan Backs International Courts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the collapse of its case against top Kenyan politicians. In April, the ICC dropped charges against Kenya's Vice-President William Ruto, who was accused of helping to orchestrate deadly violence following the 2007 elections. The suspension of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
West Pokot Kanu Die-Hards Warm Up to New Jubilee Party Ahead of 2017 ElectionsSimon Kachapin and Kapenguria MP Samwel Moroto warming up to the new party afte
West Pokot Kanu Die-Hards Warm Up to New Jubilee Party Ahead of 2017 Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Simon Kachapin and Kapenguria MP Samwel Moroto warming up to the new party after getting cosy with Deputy President William Ruto. The latest romance is giving Mr Kachapin's fiercest critic, West Pokot Senator John Lonyangapuo, sleepless... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEBC Reform Talks Set to Beginthe Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), after they agreed o
IEBC Reform Talks Set to Begin
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the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), after they agreed on Sunday how to proceed. Deputy President William Ruto and Cord leader Raila Odinga on Sunday announced separately that the parties had agreed on the way forward and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord Suspends Protests As Dialogue Expected to Kick Offis not just to send IEBC home. They will be about change in the electoral proce
Cord Suspends Protests As Dialogue Expected to Kick Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
is not just to send IEBC home. They will be about change in the electoral process," he stated. On Sunday, Deputy President William Ruto assured Kenyans that the few sticky outstanding issues on IEBC will soon be sorted out to pave way for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Parties' Merger in Final Stages After Passing of Billcall for their national delegates' conferences where they will be wound up. Pr
Jubilee Parties' Merger in Final Stages After Passing of Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
call for their national delegates' conferences where they will be wound up. President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have been drumming up support for the single party in their forays across the country. The Political Parties... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Annan calls for Africa to back ICCfor Africa to back the International Criminal Court Picture chehojo17.wix.com
Annan calls for Africa to back ICC
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
for Africa to back the International Criminal Court Picture chehojo17.wix.com In April‚ the court dropped charges against William Ruto‚ Kenya’s vice-president‚ who had been accused of helping to orchestrate deadly violence following the East... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutunga Built a Strong Judiciary but Failed to Make Top Court Coherentlawyers, friends and foes. Lastly, Dr Mutunga in the political scene. Did Presi
Mutunga Built a Strong Judiciary but Failed to Make Top Court Coherent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
lawyers, friends and foes. Lastly, Dr Mutunga in the political scene. Did President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto covertly undermine him or did they give him the necessary support? The infrastructure and institutional growth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elders Meet Kabogo, Agree He Was Misquoted Over DP Ruto2022 General Election. The elders led by the National Chairman Wachira Kiago n
Elders Meet Kabogo, Agree He Was Misquoted Over DP Ruto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
2022 General Election. The elders led by the National Chairman Wachira Kiago noted that while the region was in support of William Ruto in 2022, there was need for continuous internal consultations so settle on voting as a bloc. "DP Ruto is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plans to Convert Amisom Troops Into Peacekeepers in Advanced Stagethat the closure of Dadaab is for security and environmental reasons, and not m
Plans to Convert Amisom Troops Into Peacekeepers in Advanced Stage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
that the closure of Dadaab is for security and environmental reasons, and not money. Last month, Deputy President William Ruto told a humanitarian summit in Istanbul that Kenya has been spending Sh10 billion ($100 million) of its own money... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenyan lawmakers held for hate speechas politically-motivated tribal violence mainly pitting Kikuyus against Luos an
Kenyan lawmakers held for hate speech
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
as politically-motivated tribal violence mainly pitting Kikuyus against Luos and Kalenjins. Kenyatta and his now-deputy William Ruto were charged with crimes against humanity for allegedly directing the violence, but the International Criminal... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenya cops target 'inciters' in crackdownsides in our approach - we are apolitical." President Uhuru Kenyatta, who team
Kenya cops target 'inciters' in crackdown
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
sides in our approach - we are apolitical." President Uhuru Kenyatta, who teamed up with one-time rival deputy president William Ruto to win power in 2013, will seek a second term in August 2017 elections. The former premier Raila Odinga, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cord Plans to Hold a 'Million-Man March'coalition, which enjoys an overwhelming majority in the bicameral parliament.
Cord Plans to Hold a 'Million-Man March'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
coalition, which enjoys an overwhelming majority in the bicameral parliament. President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto have however insisted on a constitutional structure and proposed the setting up of a parliamentary select... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Calls Off Anti-IEBC Demos, Allows Uhuru 48 Hourscredible elections. He said they have given the Jubilee coalition, headed by P
Raila Calls Off Anti-IEBC Demos, Allows Uhuru 48 Hours
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
credible elections. He said they have given the Jubilee coalition, headed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, time to respond to Cord's demands. The coalition says that lately, the engagement has been more constructive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
This Is What the Conviction of Chad's Former Dictator Means for African Human Rightsof Sudan for alleged crimes committed in Darfur and itscases against President
This Is What the Conviction of Chad's Former Dictator Means for African Human Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of Sudan for alleged crimes committed in Darfur and itscases against President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto of Kenya for crimes allegedly committed during Kenya's 2007-2008 post-election violence. The Kenyan cases have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Suspends Protests for Talksthe Lower Eastern counties of Kitui and Machakos where he inspected and initiat
Opposition Suspends Protests for Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
the Lower Eastern counties of Kitui and Machakos where he inspected and initiated development projects. Deputy President William Ruto said the Jubilee Coalition agreed to negotiate with the opposition on the issue of IEBC because it has the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Is Bigger Than All of Us, Uhuru Says of IEBC Impassethe Lower Eastern counties of Kitui and Machakos where he inspected and initiat
Kenya Is Bigger Than All of Us, Uhuru Says of IEBC Impasse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the Lower Eastern counties of Kitui and Machakos where he inspected and initiated development projects. Deputy President William Ruto said the Jubilee Coalition agreed to negotiate with the opposition on the issue of IEBC because it has the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seven Parties Ready to Fold Up and Join Jubilee, DP Ruto SaysSeven political parties have agreed to wind up and join the proposed Jubilee pa
Seven Parties Ready to Fold Up and Join Jubilee, DP Ruto Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Seven political parties have agreed to wind up and join the proposed Jubilee party, Deputy President William Ruto has said. Speaking during a harambee at Mulathankari Secondary School in Meru on Saturday, Mr Ruto said the new party is expected to... Read more
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Stop Giving Conditions to DP Ruto Over 2022 Elections, Kiunjuri Tells KabogoDevolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has accused Kiambu Governor Willia
Stop Giving Conditions to DP Ruto Over 2022 Elections, Kiunjuri Tells Kabogo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri has accused Kiambu Governor William Kabogo of antagonising Deputy President William Ruto. "The governor erred when he asked the Deputy President to produce a power sharing formula with Mount Kenya [in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Moves to Resolve Electoral Body Stalemate With Joint House Committeethe 2017 elections without restructuring and amendments to Kenya's electoral la
Kenya Moves to Resolve Electoral Body Stalemate With Joint House Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
the 2017 elections without restructuring and amendments to Kenya's electoral laws. Both President Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto have all along maintained that the issue of IEBC can only be addressed through parliament as provided for in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Visits Kitui On Day Two of Ukambani Tourcounty on Saturday in the second leg of his tour of the Lower Eastern region.
Kenyatta Visits Kitui On Day Two of Ukambani Tour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
county on Saturday in the second leg of his tour of the Lower Eastern region. On Friday President Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto were in Machakos county where they launched the upgrading of the Tala-Ol Donyo Sabuk-Kilimambogo road to Bitumen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stop the Anti-IEBC Protests, DP Ruto Urges CordDeputy President William Ruto has asked the opposition Cord to stop the weekly
Stop the Anti-IEBC Protests, DP Ruto Urges Cord
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Deputy President William Ruto has asked the opposition Cord to stop the weekly protests against the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). Mr Ruto said besides deaths and destruction of property, the protests were scaring away... Read more
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