Martin Munene

Martin Munene

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  • Enough politicking, now get down to work - Clergy tells politicians

    Enough politicking, now get down to work - Clergy tells politicians

    The head of the Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA), saying now that the elections are behind us, it is time for people to work.The church is also calling on Kenyans to unite after the hotly contested elections.

  • 'Chebukati is the hero of this election,' President-elect Ruto says

    'Chebukati is the hero of this election,' President-elect Ruto says

    The president-elect described the general election on August 9th as the best and most credible the country has ever had.

  • ICC to decide lawyer Paul Gicheru's fate as legal teams make final submissions

    ICC to decide lawyer Paul Gicheru's fate as legal teams make final submissions

    In the case, Mucheru is accused of compromising witnesses that were to testify against Deputy President William Ruto at the International Criminal Court.Gicheru is facing charges against the administration of justice consisting in corruptly influencing witnesses regarding cases from the 2007/8 post-...

  • Catholic Bishops ask Kenyans to reject leaders promoting immorality

    Catholic Bishops ask Kenyans to reject leaders promoting immorality

    In what appeared to be a thinly veiled reference to Roots Party Wajackoyah's proposition to legalize bhang, the bishops asked Kenyans to stand up against leaders proposing the legalization of bhang and abortion.

  • Who is Mwangi wa Iria?

    Who is Mwangi wa Iria?

    The 58-year-old father of three has based his presidential campaign on the promise to transform lives through agriculture. Wa Iria previously held the role of the managing director at the New Kenya Cooperative Creameries (KCC).

  • Martha Karua vows to remain in Azimio with or without deputy position

    Martha Karua vows to remain in Azimio with or without deputy position

    Karua got a boost with endorsements from the Kikuyu council of elders and the Kiama Kia Ma cultural association.She said she would still back Azimio leader Raila Odinga even if she was not on his ticket.

  • Azimio leaders threaten to impeach Speaker Justin Muturi

    Azimio leaders threaten to impeach Speaker Justin Muturi

    Kieni lawmaker Kanini Kega, Murang'a Woman Rep. Sabina Chege and Narok Senator Ledama ole Kina said Muturi can no longer be impartial.The leaders said Muturi should pave the way for what they described as a non-partisan speaker.Speaker Muturi on Saturday he said he will not be cowed into submission.

  • Seven suspects arraigned for conducting FGM in Nyeri

    Seven suspects arraigned for conducting FGM in Nyeri

    The court directed that they be detained at Mukurweini Police Station pending a ruling on their bail application.The seven suspects on Tuesday appeared before resident Magistrate Damacline Bosibori Nyakundi at a Nyeri court after being arrested on Monday.

  • Archbishop Muheria urges politicians to keep dirty money away from church

    Archbishop Muheria urges politicians to keep dirty money away from church

    Archbishop Muheria said the clergy cannot tell where donated money is from once it gets to church.This after President Uhuru Kenyatta accused some churches of accepting donations which were proceeds of corruption.Muheria also called on the political class to maintain peace during campaigns.

  • New Jubilee SG Jeremiah Kioni leads campaigns in Othaya

    New Jubilee SG Jeremiah Kioni leads campaigns in Othaya

    The leaders maintained that the ruling party is alive and well and it will be back at the helm of the regional and national politics.The leaders used the meeting to popularize the Azimio la Umoja movement.