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  President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto launched their re-election campaign by laying out key achievements of the Jubilee government now explained in a new government portal. The portal is a one-stop source of stories...

Nominated Senator Elizabeth Ongoro arrives at Mash Park Hotel on April 10, 2017 for questioning by ODM Disciplinary Committee over violence. Those found culpable might be expelled. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO | Sixteen top ODM leaders were grilled...

By smartKenya on Apr 11th, 2017

  The National Super Alliance bigwigs were on Sunday evening holed up in a meeting at the Coast to agree on a presidential candidate and a power-sharing formula if they beat President Uhuru Kenyatta in the August elections. ODM leader...

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  A majority of Nairobi County’s illegible voters would re-elect Dr Evans Kidero as governor for the second term if elections were held today. According to a survey, Nairobi CountyTrak Survey, by opinion poll research and consulting...

By smartKenya on Mar 21st, 2017
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Ali Hassan Joho and Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga at a function in Nairobi President Uhuru Kenyatta’s recent visit to Mombasa and the attendant altercation with Governor Hassan Joho may have earned them bad headlines, but the people...

By smartKenya on Mar 21st, 2017

Raphael Tuju has been named the new Secretary General of Jubilee Party. The National Executive Council of the party has appointed Tuju to the position after serving as Head of Jubilee Party Secretariat for close to three months. Tuju takes...

  Former Gatanga MP Peter Kenneth has been proposed as the running mate for Deputy President William Ruto during the 2022 General Election. Kiharu MP Irungu Kang’ata said if the former MP and assistant minister will be on the ballot...

By smartKenya on Mar 21st, 2017

Chairman, Kenya Diaspora Alliance Shem Ochuodho at a past event At a conference on the diaspora in Nairobi, they said government officials have been reciting estimates about their population for several years without trying to find out their...

By smartKenya on Dec 21st, 2016

The U.S. will vote for a new president on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2016, and a powerful African lobbying group is getting behind its candidate. The Pan-African Business Forum, a private sector-driven organization founded by a group of statesmen...

Gubernatorial races in next year’s General Election are turning out to be a billionaires’ contest even as top public servants begin to quit plum jobs to challenge wealthy incumbents. With the power and prestige of the governor’s seat...