Kenya most hospitable country for refugees, global study shows

Kenya is one of the most hospitable nations for refugees in the world, a global humanitarian index has revealed. Study commissioned by Armenian’s Aurora Humanitarian Initiative (AHI) show the country is among the most receptive to people fleeing war and persecution. It found that 87 per cent of Kenyans...
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MP daughter, boyfriend freed pending probe

North Mugirango MP Charles Mong’are’s daughter and her boyfriend were yesterday released from police custody pending investigations by Anti-Terrorism Police Unit. Nairobi senior principal magistrate Martha Mutuku released Erisiana Sabiri and Ahmed Salim and directed them to report to the ATPU offices on...
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IEBC clears 7 to vie for Nairobi senatorial race

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has cleared seven candidates to vie for Nairobi county senator’s seat. The agency has also cleared National Super Alliance (Nasa) co-principal Moses Wetang’ula and Gideon Moi for the Bungoma and Baringo seats respectively. The candidates are amo...
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Obure gets nod to fly Jubilee ticket

Former Foreign Affairs minister Chris Obure has clinched the Jubilee Party ticket to run for Kisii governor’s seat. The party will also present its tickets to Jimmy Angwenyi to run for the Kitutu Chache parliamentary seat, Zebedeo Opore for Bonchari and Simon Ogari for the Bomachoge Chache constituencie...
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Presidential candidate charged with attempted suicide bailed

Independent presidential aspirant Solomon Gichira was yesterday arraigned in a Nairobi court charged with attempting to kill himself, creating disturbance and destroying Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission property on Saturday. The aspirant denied the charges before Milimani Chief Magistrate...
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