Aukot, the game changer that never was

Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate Ekuru Aukot just did something nice for the Jubilee Party when he thought he was spoiling. Mr Aukot’s push to have his name in the ballot box for the repeat election was for selfish reasons. The repeat poll was to be held with Raila Odinga of NASA and Uhuru Kenyatta of Jubilee as the only contestants on October 26. But he pushed to be there, even ...
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Securing Electoral Management: Protests vs Reforms

Free, fair and credible elections constitute the fundamental criterion for any democracy. That ensures the peaceful transfer of power- necessary for the survival of the state. To appropriate power through any other means is unconstitutional and infringes on the basic rights of Kenyans. The NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga’s withdrawal from the October 26 presidential election is well within his democratic right. It does not affect the credibility of the ...
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Nasa’s demos turn ugly in Nyanza

Anti-IEBC protests in Kisumu turned nasty as NASA supporters turned on a popular supermarket. TUKO.co.ke has learnt that the NASA supporters broke into a supermarket and made away with property of unknown value. Officers were forced to use teargas and water cannons to disperse the crowd which had resorted to looting amid protests. Nasa protesters on Friday left a trail of destruction in Kisumu after taking to the streets to ...
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Village that offers more than culture

Malone and I had planned to meet on a Saturday afternoon at Galleria shopping mall. We reckoned instead of sitting down all afternoon in Java Coffee house we could visit somewhere we’ve not been and get entertained, as we catch up. We quickly drove to Bomas of Kenya and it was the best decision we made that afternoon. Bomas of Kenya was started by the Government of Kenya in 1971 as ...
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Rory Mcilroy Plans to Play Play-Off Events and Dunhill Links Before Taking Break

Rory McIlroy says he aims to play in five more events this year before taking an extended break to aid his recovery from a rib injury. FedEx Cup holder McIlroy intends to play in all four play-off events in the US over the next month before competing in the Dunhill Links event in Scotland. The play-offs begin with this week›s Northern Trust Open as McIlroy aims to get in contention ...
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