Tag: Raila Odinga

Omoleye OmoruyiJanuary 30, 2018

The Late 5: Presidency, National Assembly to hold security summit on Farmers-Herdsmen crisis, Raila Odinga swears himself in as the “People’s President” and other stop stories

These are the stories that drove conversation today. The Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday, dismissed a fundamental human rights enforcement ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 30, 2017

The Late 5: What you need to know about the new SGF, Boss Mustapha, Why Buhari met with Tinubu, and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: Today’s biggest story: President Muhammadu Buhari fired the ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 16, 2017

Opinion: What exactly does Raila Odinga want?

by Ayodele Adio While Raila Odinga was delivering a speech on Friday, 13th of October, at the Chatham House (UK) ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 10, 2017

Despite Odinga’s withdrawal, the election will hold – Kenyatta

Kenya President, Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday, said a re-run of August’s annulled presidential election would go ahead as planned on October 26, ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 7, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Amara Nwankpa, Ebuka, Raila Odinga, Peter Okoye and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

AzeezSeptember 4, 2017

Just In: Fresh Presidential election to hold in Kenya on October 17

Kenyan election commission has announced that a fresh Presidential election will be held on October 17. This comes after the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

“I personally disagree with the ruling” | Kenyatta reacts to the Supreme Court judgement that overturned the Kenya election

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday, said he disagreed with the Supreme Court judgement which overturned the Presidential poll, and ordered a ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

Kenya Supreme Court orders re-run of presidential poll

Saying irregularities compromised ‘integrity of entire presidential election’, the Supreme Court has ordered a re-run. Kenya’s Chief Justice David Maraga ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 12, 2017

9-year-old, 2 others reported dead in post-election violence in Kenya

In protests by the opposition in Kenya which has continued into Saturday, three people, including a child, have been shot ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 11, 2017

Kenya police take precautions as electoral commission is set to announce results

The Police in Kenya Friday, took precautions ahead of the announcement of the final results of the election. The expected announcement ...

AzeezAugust 10, 2017

Observers describe Kenya election as credible

Election observers on Thursday described the recent Presidential and parliamentary polls in Kenya as credible. This is in sharp contrast ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 10, 2017

Kenyan opposition leader claims murdered election official’s name used to hack election

Kenyan opposition leader has claimed that hackers used the identity of a murdered official to ‘interfere’ with the results of ...

EditorAugust 9, 2017

Kenya Election: Is Kenyatta set to defeat Odinga again?

by Wareez Odunayo Results of elections in Africa are known in advance because incumbents barely lose. Since 1990, sitting presidents ...

AzeezAugust 9, 2017

At least 3 killed in Kenya post-election violence

Post-election violence in Kenya has led to the death of three people after opposition leader, Raila Odinga rejected results. Two ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 9, 2017

Kenya opposition rejects early results, says “it’s the work of a computer”

The opposition candidate in the Kenya presidential election, Raila Odinga has rejected early results showing that Uhuru Kenyatta is ahead. ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 8, 2017

Chude Jideonwo: As Kenya’s votes, its youth are more than just a cliché

by Chude Jideonwo Over the past two years, a decisive youth vote has effected changed in Nigeria, Ghana and the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 7, 2017

Raila Odinga vs Uhuru Kenyatta: Final statements before the Kenya election tomorrow

The general elections in Kenya are scheduled to be held August 08, 2017, where 19,743,716 registered voters will choose between ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 17, 2016

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversation today

These are the top five stories that drove conversation today. 1. Jonathan taught African leaders the true meaning of democracy – ...

AzeezNovember 17, 2016

Jonathan taught African leaders the true meaning of democracy – ex-Kenyan Prime Minister

Former Prime Minister of Kenya, Raila Odinga on Wednesday described former President Goodluck Jonathan as the renewed hope for democracy ...

August 21, 2012

Ethiopian Prime Minister Zenawi passes on

by Stanley Azuakola Only a month after the death of the late Ghanaian president, John Atta Mills, the prime minister ...

August 9, 2012

Game on: Nairobi prepares bid for 2024 Olympics Games

by Isi Esene Nairobi, Kenya is putting preparations in motion to bring the Olympics to Africa for the first time ...

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