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2017-05-29 Maize Traders Risk Fine As Govt Moves to Shield Consumers
[Nation] Retailers selling the two kilogramme packet of subsidised maize flour above the recommended Sh90 risk a Sh1 million fine.

2017-05-29 Kenya's Major Sectors Stand to Benefit After G7 Talks
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta held talks with four of the six leaders from the Group of Industrialised Countries who attended the G7 meeting in Italy over the weekend, State House reported today.

2017-05-29 Governors, State Blame One Another Over Food Crisis
[Nation] Governors have challenged the government to explain why it has taken too long to stabilise food prices.

2017-05-29 Fourth Time Lucky? Election Body Clears Odinga's Presidential Bid
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has cleared ODM Candidate Raila Odinga to run for the position of President in the August General Election.

2017-05-29 President Gets Ready to Present Papers to Election Body
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta is this morning scheduled to start his journey to City Hall, where he will present his papers as he seeks to be cleared to vie for a second term, at Pipeline Estate in Embakasi, Nairobi.

2017-05-28 Leading Candidates Adopt Similar Presidential Campaign Strategies
[East African] The leading presidential candidates in Kenya's general election, Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga, appear to have adopted similar campaign strategies -- splitting up into several campaign teams to capture the 19 million votes up for grabs.

2017-05-29 Raila Odinga - Who Is This Man?
[Nation] Once characterised as a battle-hardened street protester, a tribal kingpin and an aggressive government bully, Raila Amolo Odinga has over the years metamorphosed into a widely accepted national leader and respected pan-Africanist.

2017-05-29 Tuyisenge Rescues Point for Gor Mahia
[Nation] A share of spoils was the outcome of the SportPesa Premier match between Posta Rangers and Gor Mahia played on Sunday at the Nyayo National Stadium.

2017-05-28 Where Africa Fits Into China's Massive Belt and Road Initiative
[The Conversation Africa] Chinese President Xi Jinping made it clear at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos that the world should abandon protectionism and commit itself to an open global economy.

2017-05-28 President Kenyatta Jets Back in Time to Seek IEBC Clearance
[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta jetted back into the country early Sunday morning from Taormina, Italy, where he addressed the 43rd, G7 summit.

2017-05-28 Kenya's Polls Agency On the Spot Over Power to Bar Contestants
[East African] Kenya's electoral body could be in for a deluge of legal suits in its bid to bar aspirants with questionable integrity from contesting in the August 8 general election.

2017-05-29 Advice for the Brave Candidates Who Run Without Parties
[Nation] The Gettysburg Address is perhaps one of Abraham Lincoln's finest speeches, a "monumental act". It is reproduced on the walls of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

2017-05-29 Key Issues At Play As the Great National Maize Debate Rages On
[Nation] It is important to stand back from the increasingly acrimonious ugali battles and take a more seasoned overview of the country's maize troubles and challenges.

2017-05-29 Abduba Dida Cleared to Contest for Presidency
[Nation] Alliance for Real Change (ARC) presidential candidate Abduba Dida was on Sunday cleared to contest fro the Presidency, hours after he had been dealt a blow on by the electoral agency in his bid to be Kenya's president.

2017-05-29 Maina Njenga Gets Green Light to Run for Senate Seat
[Nation] Former Mungiki leader Maina Njenga has been cleared by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to vie for the Laikipia senatorial seat on a Kanu ticket.

2017-05-29 Senatorial Contestants in Kisii to Submit Papers
[Nation] The papers of at least five aspirants in Nyanza region were rejected by the electoral commission yesterday, most of them senate aspirants in Kisumu and Kisii counties.

2017-05-29 Comedy of Blunders As Nairobi Senate Hopefuls Present Papers
[Nation] Submission of nomination papers for Nairobi Senate seat turned into a comedy of sorts yesterday, raising questions about the seriousness of aspirants.

2017-05-28 Supporters Give Raila 'Presidential' Escort As IEBC Flags Off Race for State House
[Capital FM] Nairobi -A convoy of cars snaked its way from the All Saints Cathedral on Sunday morning to the Kenyatta International Convention Centre where former Premier Raila Odinga would later receive the all clear from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to contest for the Presidency ahead of the August General Election.

2017-05-28 IEBC Appoints Acting ICT Director After Sending Muhati On Compulsory Leave
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has appointed Chris Msando, its Manager Data Centre and Infrastructure, acting Director of ICT.

2017-05-28 Kenyan Govt Ordered to Compensate Ogieks
[East African] Kenya will in three months know how much it has to pay the Ogiek community for continuously evicting them from the Mau Forest in the Rift Valley.

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