Author: Oscar Obonyo

How Ford-K, ANC bid to field one candidate in Kibra flopped

Reading Time: 3 minutes A secret meeting between Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi and Ford-Kenya leader Moses Wetang’ula early August backfired after […]

Raila accuses Nasa colleagues of betrayal during mock oath

Reading Time: 3 minutes Opposition leader Raila Odinga has accused fellow Nasa co-principals Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetang’ula of betraying him during […]

Nyong’o drums up support for BBI in new book

Reading Time: 3 minutes A new book by Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o, which was launched on Tuesday, backs the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), whose […]

How Kiraitu ended Raila’s hunger strike in detention

Reading Time: 3 minutes When they first met at Shimo la Tewa prison at the Coast, they consulted deeply and even quarrelled over food. […]

Imran wins in a not-so-ODM process

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party yesterday confirmed Bernard Imran Okoth as its candidate for the Kibra constituency by-election following […]

Of the horses in Kibra race Raila, Ruto stand out

Reading Time: 3 minutes Their persuasions may be different, motivation dissimilar, approach diverse, but their objective is the same — victory in the Kibra […]

Why Mau evictions is political hot potato for Uhuru and Ruto

Reading Time: 4 minutes Like the proverbial ogre of traditional folklore, the Mau forest gazes on ferociously at its would-be victims.  It partly scattered […]

Nation set for population count amid fears of vested interests

Reading Time: 3 minutes The national population census kicks off tomorrow night amid vested political interests, some of which are pegged on the 2022 […]