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Supreme Court grants Raila access to IEBC servers

Supreme Court

Supreme Court Judge Isaac Lenaola

Nasa leader Raila Odinga has won the first battle at The Supreme Court after being given restricted access to the election servers.

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Did Kenya media drop its watchdog role during elections?

Kenyan Journalists at work.

Kenyan Journalists at work.

The Kenyan media has been praised by many for calming the country and preaching peace during the hotly contested elections that was won by Jubilee Coalition of Uhuru Kenyatta. However, others have attacked it for self censorship in covering the elections.

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Uhuru leads Raila in Ipsos poll

Ipsos-Synovate map showing the strongholds of Jubilee and Cord coalitions

Ipsos-Synovate map showing the strongholds of Jubilee and Cord coalitions

Jubilee presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta’s popularity has overtaken that of Cord Alliance Raila Odibnga  nine days to the Kenya general elections schedule for March 4.

Opinion poll results released today by Ipsos-Syovate shows that Uhuru Kenyatta popularity is at 44.8%, higher than that of his rival Raila Odinga’s 44.4%. It is the first time Uhuru Kenyatta has taken the lead in the polls.

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Uhuru Kenyatta letter to presidential debate team

UNEDITED LETTER SENT TO PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE TEAM BY JUBILEE ALLIANCE

Jubilee Alliance presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta during a rally  in Kisii on Tuesday Photo/UKpress

Jubilee Alliance presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta during a rally in Kisii on Tuesday Photo/UKpress

We write to commend you on successfully orchestrating the first ever Presidential Debate held in Kenya.

The Debate was broadcast simultaneously on all the country’s Television and Radio channels and it will undoubtedly and rightly come to be
viewed as a seminal event in Kenya’s history.

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Obama tell Kenyans to shun election violence

Obama message to Kenya

US President Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama

Habari yako? Obama started his special message to Kenya ahead of the March 4 elections. The president in a two minutes 38 seconds speech says he has been moved by the spirit of the people of Kenya.

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Raila,Uhuru leads Ipsos-Synovate polls

The new polls shows Raila Odinga has improved to lead with 46% against his closest rival Uhuru Kenyatta

The new polls shows Raila Odinga has improved to lead with 46% against his closest rival Uhuru Kenyatta

Cord Alliance presidential candidate Raila Odinga still leads in the presidential race with 46% approval according to the just released Ipsos Synovate poll.The ODM leader has improved by 12% from the last poll released in December with 34%. Infotrak poll released recently showed Raila was leading with 51%.

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A Kenya military coup in 2013? Makau Mutua predicts

The post on Makau Mutua's twitter handle that predicts military coup in Kenya in 2013

The post on Makau Mutua’s twitter handle that predicts military coup in Kenya in 2013

A renown columnist with Sunday Nation, Prof Makau Mutua,  posted a chilling message of a coup in Kenya  in March 2013 if Hague suspects get elected.

“I predict a military coup in Kenya after the March 2013 elections if those indicted for crimes against humanity are elected,” read the tweet. He went ahead to say:”I predicted in December 2007 Kenya would go to civil war. It did. Some politicians will take Kenya over the cliff if elected.” Posted Makau on his Twitter handle on December 23.

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Do you think Peter Kenneth can be Kenya 4th president?

Today Kenya National Congress Presidential Aspirant Peter Kenneth launched his presidential bid at KICC. He promises a fresh start for Kenya and a break from the past. Despite positive comments on the launch on Social Media, many Kenyans believe tribal politics will not let him.

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