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Trouble For Igathe After Man Files Petition Stopping His Gubernatorial Bid

Nairobi gubernatorial aspirant and the Azimio wing flag bearer, Polycap Igathe has a case to answer after a man filed a petition calling for him to step down from vying for the county's top seat. According to NTVKenya, a man only identified George Bush filed a petition seeking the removal of Igathe's name from the forth coming August 9th polls.

  21 days ago ago
Trouble For Igathe After Man Files Petition Stopping His Gubernatorial Bid

POLITICS

Igathe's Nairobi Governorship Bid Suffer a Major Setback as Voter Heads to Court to Block Him

The Azimio La Umoja gubernatorial candidate for Nairobi county governorship seat has suffered a major setback after a Nairobi voter launched a complain in a bid to block him. George Bush moved to court to block him citing that he abdicated his duties in 2017 after being elected as the Nairobi city county deputy governor.

  23 days ago ago
Igathe's Nairobi Governorship Bid Suffer a Major Setback as Voter Heads to Court to Block Him

POLITICS

You Remember The Once Best MP In Kenya, Otiende Amollo? See Why His Name May Miss In The August Polls

Image: Courtesy. Rarieda Member of Parliament, honorable Otiende Amollo, is currently in a hot soup after his seat gone hanging in the balance after three voters moved to court to have him barred from August polls. In a petition filled at Milimani law courts on Friday, George Bush, Erick Onyango and Peter Agoro asked the court to bar the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission from the clearing senior counsel over the management of the Constituency Development Funds (CDF).

  1 month ago ago
You Remember The Once Best MP In Kenya, Otiende Amollo? See Why His Name May Miss In The August Polls

POLITICS

Just In: Polycarp Igathe Cleared To Vie Nairobi Governor By IEBC After Lack Of Evidence On His Case

Polycarp Igathe is now ready to go and seek Nairobi gubernatorial seat with the Jubilee party ticket. IEBC was releasing their ruling on his case today. IEBC disputes resolutions committee have dismissed complaints against Igathe where they have said that the case laid on him lacks evidence. Igathe had been accused of being unfit to hold public office after he resigned as former governor Mike Sonko’s deputy without notice.

  20 days ago ago
Just In: Polycarp Igathe Cleared To Vie Nairobi Governor By IEBC After Lack Of Evidence On His Case

POLITICS

Trouble Looms as Petition Filed in High Court Seek To Declare Raila Unfit To Run For Presidency

Few months ago, Raila Odinga opened up on how President Uhuru decided to save him from going to prison for treason charges after swearing himself in as the people’s president following the 2017 election. Raila said that Uhuru had the option of ordering for his arrest and prosecution to face treason charges, but instead opted for peace.

  2 months ago ago
Trouble Looms as Petition Filed in High Court Seek To Declare Raila Unfit To Run For Presidency

POLITICS

ODM MP who was Raila's top lawyer in presidential election petition in trouble over loss of CDF fund

Misappropriation and loss of substantial CDF funds is now a nightmare to an ODM member of parliament who also had represented Hon Raila Odinga in presidential elction petition of 2017 in the Apex court of Kenya. Hon Atiende Amolo, MP for Rarieda, now risks being blocked from seeking another term in the office should the petition go through to the extend of pleading guilty.

  1 month ago ago
ODM MP who was Raila's top lawyer in presidential election petition in trouble over loss of CDF fund

POLITICS

Raila Odinga's 2018 Swearing In Comes Back to Haunt Him In The Presidential Race

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga faces a hurdle in his quest to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta as the fifth president of the republic after a petition was filed to block his candidature in the August 9 general elections. George Bush and John Kenga filed the petition at the High Court citing Raila's 2018 swearing ceremony as the people's president and argued that his actions amount to treason thus he should be declared unfit to contest.

  2 months ago ago
Raila Odinga's 2018 Swearing In Comes Back to Haunt Him In The Presidential Race

POLITICS

Another Petition to Block Raila From Running For Presidency Filed, Wants Him Imprisoned For Life

A month after nominated Member of Parliament David ole Sankok said he would sue Raila over his 2018 swearing in as people's president, a petition has been filed to prevent him from running for presidency. The petitioners, George Bush and John Kenga, also want the court to order the Director of Criminal Investigation, George Kinoti, the Director of Public Prosecution, Noordin Haji, and the Inspector General of Police, Hillary Mutyambai, to charge Raila with on criminal charges.

  4 months ago ago
Another Petition to Block Raila From Running For Presidency Filed, Wants Him Imprisoned For Life

POLITICS

IEBC declares Polycarp Igathe to vie in the Nairobi gubernatorial race

Nairobi gubernatorial aspirant under the Jubilee party ticket Polycarp Igathe has been declared eligible to vie for the governor seat. The IEBC Dispute and Resolution Committee declared Igathe after an affidavit filled by George Bush, a Nairobi voter failed in court today. The complainant George Bush claimed that Mr. Igathe's nomination should be revoked on ground that Igathe abdicated his role as deputy governor when he resigned as Nairobi Deputy Governor after fallout with the former governor Mike Sonko on January 31st 2018.

  20 days ago ago
IEBC declares Polycarp Igathe to vie in the Nairobi gubernatorial race

POLITICS

Just In: Six Petitions Filed to Stop DP Ruto, Raila From Running For Presidency, More Details Reveal

Despite increased campaigning and endorsements, Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga face unique legal obstacles in their bids to win the presidency. The combined six cases before the High Court concern constitutional interpretation and the eligibility of Dr Ruto and Mr Odinga. If the court decides in favor of the petitioners, Dr Ruto, the Kenya Kwanza Alliance candidate, and Mr Odinga, the flagbearer of the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party, may be barred from the presidential campaign.

  2 months ago ago
Just In: Six Petitions Filed to Stop DP Ruto, Raila From Running For Presidency, More Details Reveal

POLITICS

Big Blow For Raila As He Is Likely To Miss Out On The Ballot After Two Petitioners Moved To Court

Raila Odinga has once again received a setback after two other people moved to court to stop his bid. This has come at a time when Raila Odinga is enjoying massive support from the state and many leaders including governors. Yesterday, ODM leader met with not less than 30 governors who endorsed him for the top seat.

  5 months ago ago
Big Blow For Raila As He Is Likely To Miss Out On The Ballot After Two Petitioners Moved To Court

POLITICS

Why DP Ruto And Raila Might Be Locked Out Of Presidential Race

Despite endorsements and sleepless campaigns, ODM leader Raila Odinga and DP William Ruto may be ruled out of the contest for President before the August 9th elections. Both are up against legal obstacles, with six outstanding cases in the High Court filed by their petitioners. As a result, if the court rules in favor of their petitioners, the former Prime Minister and Kenya Kwanza Alliance presidential candidate will be barred from running for the presidency.

  2 months ago ago
Why DP Ruto And Raila Might Be Locked Out Of Presidential Race

POLITICS

MP Otiende Cleared by IEBC to Defend his Seat Despite Fresh Battle With Rarieda Voters in Court

Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo who is also well known in the country as Raila's first-choice lawyer on legal matters has this evening been cleared by the IEBC to defend his political seat in the constituency. As confirmed by his official Personal Assistant known by many as J.P.A Barns, Otiende Amollo who earlier on presented his credentials to the IEBC offices in Kalandin, was cleared and given a greenlight to go and face the battle.

  1 month ago ago
MP Otiende Cleared by IEBC to Defend his Seat Despite Fresh Battle With Rarieda Voters in Court

POLITICS

Raila Moves to Block Case Seeking His Disqualification From Race Over 2018 Swearing

The 2018 mock swearing in of then NASA leader Raila Odinga has come to haunt him for years later after two petition moved to court seeking orders to disqualify him from the presidential race on the grounds that he committed treason which is a capital offence. Raila odinga through his legal team is however not taking chances against the serious matter.

  2 months ago ago
Raila Moves to Block Case Seeking His Disqualification From Race Over 2018 Swearing

POLITICS

Trouble Looming In Azimio Party As A Petition Is Filed In The High Court To Block Raila Candidature

The petitioners, George Bush, and John Kenga need the court to declare Raila unfit to run for the country's seat, saying his activities on January 30, 2018, were an injustice. In their court filings, the lawyers claim that it would be illegal for the official candidate of the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party to campaign for the post, despite having participated in an illegal protest.

  2 months ago ago
Trouble Looming In Azimio Party As A Petition Is Filed In The High Court To Block Raila Candidature

POLITICS

Big Blow To Raila As Two Petitioners Moves To Court Today To Stop His 2022 Presidential Bid

President Uhuru Kenyatta's handshake partner Honorable Raila Odinga has suffered another huge blow today after two petitioners allied Dp Ruto moved to court to stop him from participating in the fourth coming elections for the top seat. This comes only a week after nominated Member of Parliament David ole Sankok promised to take Raila to court over his 2018 swearing-in as the peoples’ president.

  5 months ago ago
Big Blow To Raila As Two Petitioners Moves To Court Today To Stop His 2022 Presidential Bid

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Huge Blow To Raila's Camp As Raila May Miss Out At The Ballot Box Should The Court Order Go Through

Former prime minister Raila Odinga is looking forward to becoming the 5th president, and this looks much better as not less than 30 governors endorsed him yesterday. But now, he has received another setback after a petition was filled in court to stop his presidential bid. The petitioners, George Bush and John Kenga, also want the court to compel Director of Criminal Investigation George Kinoti, Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji and Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai to institute criminal charges against Raila.

  5 months ago ago
Huge Blow To Raila's Camp As Raila May Miss Out At The Ballot Box Should The Court Order Go Through

POLITICS

Two Kenyans Moves To Court To Block Raila From Vying For Presidency

ODM party leader Raila Odinga [Courtesy] Two Kenyans have mounted a hurdle in the way of ODM party leader Raila Odinga ahead of the forthcoming General Elections. The two petitioners now seek to bar Raila from contesting in the August 9 presidential election. The two, John Kenga and George Bush, files a petition barely one week after the nominated MP David ole Sankok said that he would take Raila to court over his mock swearing-in as the Kenya's peoples’ president in 2018.

  5 months ago ago
Two Kenyans Moves To Court To Block Raila From Vying For Presidency

SOCIETY

Residents Dismayed After A Woman Kills Own Child Burying Him With Missing Parts

Residents of Rakai district have been left in shock after a woman allegedly be-headed her son and then proceeded to bury him by herself in what is believed to be a sacrifice in a cult she recently joined. Enid Nimisiima, the culprit, did the heinous act in the company of her new lover after breaking up with the husband a few months ago lying to the authorities that the child had died from an illness.

  7 months ago ago
Residents Dismayed After A Woman Kills Own Child Burying Him With Missing Parts

POLITICS

Chris Kirubi Is Dead

Billionaire Chris Kirubi is dead; Chairman of Capital Group Limited has been battling cancer. Statement from the family,It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Christopher J. Kirubi (1941-2021) who passed away today, Monday the 14th of June, 2021 at 1pm at his home after a long battle with cancer fought with fortitude, grace and courage.

  1 year ago ago
Chris Kirubi Is Dead