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Politics

End dispute or quit Wiper party, Kalonzo tells Mutua and Kiala

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has ordered Machakos governor and his deputy to stop wrangling or quit the party.

CORD: We are seeking five million signatures

CORD has asked for three weeks to file their response to a petition by Kieni MP Kanini Kega challenging its ‘Okoa Kenya’ referendum push.

Kalonzo puts Wiper rebels on notice, asks Mutua, Kiala to reconcile

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has put wobbling and rebellious party’s Members of the County Assembly in Machakos County on notice saying they were required to transform or quit.

ODM schemes to get more members in Meru, say officials

A faction of the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) in Meru County has picked a prominent businessman as the new branch chairman, in a plan designed to use his popularity to woo more members in the county.

CORD wants to use plebiscite to test Government's strength, leaders say

Leaders allied to the Jubilee coalition say the referendum push by CORD is not issue-based and is only meant to test the political strength of the Government.

Throw me out, Ruto dares Jubilee leaders

The campaign by governors for "Pesa Mashinani" (cash at the grassroots) kicked off in Kakamega County with Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto vowing not to turn back.

Bid by Senate to woo MCAs threatens county budgets

The Government’s effort to block referendum bids by the Opposition and governors now risks pushing county government budgets into the red.

You are duty bound to unite Kenyans, Ruto tells leaders

Deputy President William Ruto has asked political leaders in the country to stop polarising the country through engaging in activities likely to divide Kenyans.

Referendum drive testing Govt’s political strength, say Jubilee leaders

Leaders allied to the Jubilee administration say calls by the opposition for a referendum to amend the constitution was not about issues but attempts to test the political strength of the Government.

Kalonzo warns of popular revolution if Jubilee scuttles bid for referendum

There seem to be a lot of constraints and sustained efforts by the Jubilee administration to derail the Okoa Kenya referendum push. What is your view on this?

Mombasa sidelined as Jubilee woos other counties

President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy, William Ruto have made a flurry of visits to the coast region since their election, but they have given Mombasa a wide berth, signaling the continuation of their 2012 election campaign strategy that appeared to give other counties in the region priority.

Governors under pressure as Laikipia, Nyeri county executives battle impeachment

Two governors from Central Kenya are again being haunted by threats of impeachment by county assemblies who have trained their guns on the county chiefs’ right-hand men.

Kenya’s tourism gets a shot in the arm

Kenyan tourism got a shot in the arm with the arrival of leading American televangelist Dr Creflo Dollar in Nairobi Saturday. Upon his arrival, Dr Creflo declared Kenya a safe destination.

Raila leaving nothing to chance in Nyanza

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga is keen to consolidate support for the referendum push in his Nyanza backyard, with areas where Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) fortunes have dwindled being his key target.

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