Sign in
Download Opera News App

independent electoral and boundaries commision

POLITICS

What Chebukati Has Said Concerning The Announcement Of Presidential Results Today In The Afternoon

Some few minutes ago, the Independent Electoral And Boundaries Commision, IEBC under the leadership of hon Wafula Chebukati came out to talk about the announcement of the presidential results in Kenya just a day after the conclusion of the voting process. As reported by the NTV News, Chebukati who was talking from the Bomas of Kenya said that the IEBC will announce the presidential results vat an earlier time this time round.

  1 hour ago ago
What Chebukati Has Said Concerning The Announcement Of Presidential Results Today In The Afternoon

POLITICS

IEBC Official Arrested After Canvassing With Aspirant in Bungoma County

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission is this afternoon getting ready for tomorrow's General Elections whereabout 22 million registered voters are expected to cast their ballots across the country. The exercise has been smooth although there have been a few cases that have left the Commission unsure of what to do to deal with the problems.

  2 days ago ago
IEBC Official Arrested After Canvassing With Aspirant in Bungoma County

POLITICS

Kakamega and Mombasa Gubernatorial Elections to be Held on 23rd August

Yesterday, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission is said to have run into some bit of problems with the printing process that had been contracted to a Greece company. The mixup in the ballot papers that had been printed has seen elections being postponed in many areas across the country where the problem had arisen.

  22 hours ago ago
Kakamega and Mombasa Gubernatorial Elections to be Held on 23rd August

POLITICS

DP William Ruto and Ndindi Nyoro Seen Running To Catch a Plane

Deputy president of Kenya Dr William Ruto and Kiharu member of parliament Ndindi Nyoro were captured yesterday running to catch a plane after their Nairobi mega rally where they had addressed several issues a head of the much awaited August 9th polls in the country. The two leaders according to the details had to run to catch a plane to head of Kiambu county where they were to have a similar rally in the region before the Friday 6th 6:00pm set aside by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision as the deadline for all political campaigns in the country.

  3 days ago ago
DP William Ruto and Ndindi Nyoro Seen Running To Catch a Plane

POLITICS

Big Win for Azimio's Push for Manual Register Following Chebukati's Latest Announcement

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision has changed tune on the use of Eletronic vote register alone and resorted to including the manual register. This comes after the court on Thursday, 4th August ordered the commission not to abandon the manual register in identification of voters in the next week's polls saying denying eligible citizens the right to vote is in violation of the constitution.

  4 days ago ago
Big Win for Azimio's Push for Manual Register Following Chebukati's Latest Announcement

POLITICS

Here is The Powerful African Head of State That Will be Leading Election Observers in August Polls

The Elections are right around the corner and the various candidates are doing their last minute campaigns to try and woo the electorate to their favor so that they can win in the polls. The Interior Security Ministry through the National Police Service has said that it will be providing enough police officers to ensure that there is peace across the country as 22 million Kenyans line up to vote on August 9th.

  29 days ago ago
Here is The Powerful African Head of State That Will be Leading Election Observers in August Polls

POLITICS

JUST IN: IEBC Ordered by Court to Use Manual Register at Polling Stations

The August General Elections are just about less than a week away with the various Aspirants preparing to convince the electorate to vote in their favor as per the reports that we have. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision is also doing its best to be prepared for the polls that are in the next few days across the country in more than 45,000 polling stations.

  6 days ago ago
JUST IN: IEBC Ordered by Court to Use Manual Register at Polling Stations

POLITICS

JUST IN: IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati's Mother-in-law is Laid to Rest in Vihiga County

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision is making it's last minute preparations in light of the August General Elections that is right around the corner with the ballot papers already in the country. According to reliable reports from Citizen TV News, the Chairman as well as National Returning Officer, Wafula Chebukati, has been in Luanda found in the County of Vihiga this afternoon where he is mourning his mother in law who passed on a few days ago.

  25 days ago ago
JUST IN: IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati's Mother-in-law is Laid to Rest in Vihiga County

POLITICS

JUST IN: Chief Justice Koome Reveals When All Election Petitions Will be Concluded by Courts

The race for the August General Elections is right around the corner with the various candidates doing their best to ensure that they convince the electorate to vote for them in the elections coming up in a few days. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision, IEBC, has been at the forefront of ensuring that we have a free and fair elections in the coming days.

  1 month ago ago
JUST IN: Chief Justice Koome Reveals When All Election Petitions Will be Concluded by Courts

SOCIETY

No Such Office as OCS ATPU: DCI Denies Claims by IEBC That it Arrested Three Officials

Yesterday, a storm was cooking when the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision alleged that three officers who were travelling to Kenya had been arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. The three, who are Venezuelan nationals, are said to have been in the personal possession of election stickers belonging to IEBC which raised suspicions.

  18 days ago ago
No Such Office as OCS ATPU: DCI Denies Claims by IEBC That it Arrested Three Officials

POLITICS

Property Destroyed in Kisii After Rowdy Youth Storm IEBC Meeting With County Aspirants

Incidents of violence ahead of thee August Polls have been on the rise in the recent past with the government being urged to step up security in all areas to avoid any chaos. Earlier on this morning, The Cabinet Secretary of Interior Security, Dr. Fred Matiang'i, said that there has been intelligence reports from Coast region that there will be violence in August and thus more police have been sent to the area.

  21 days ago ago
Property Destroyed in Kisii After Rowdy Youth Storm IEBC Meeting With County Aspirants

POLITICS

JUST IN: High Court Gives Nod For Candidates With Integrity Issues to Vie in August Polls

The issue of corruption has been a thorn in the flesh of many candidates who are looking to vie in the August General Elections as many candidates have been caught up in allegations concerning corrupt activities. Some have cases in court that are yet to be determined while the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commision took a hard stand against these candidates and told IEBC to not clear upto 400 candidates in the race.

  1 month ago ago
JUST IN: High Court Gives Nod For Candidates With Integrity Issues to Vie in August Polls

POLITICS

Mary Chebukati Reveals How 2017 General Elections Affected Her Family

The last General Elections saw Kenyans head back to the polls after the Supreme Court nullified the elections saying that they were not done in the proper way as they should have. Picture courtesy. Mary Chebukati alongside her husband, Wafula Chebukati who is the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision Chairman and National Returning Officer.

  24 days ago ago
Mary Chebukati Reveals How 2017 General Elections Affected Her Family

POLITICS

JUST IN: Police Spokesman Issues Statement After Arrest of Foreigner With IEBC Materials at JKIA

The August General Elections is right around the corner with the various political aspirants doing their final preparations for the polls that will be held on the 9th of August. Picture courtesy. Bruno Shioso. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Comm ision has come under sharp scrutiny for the way in which it is conducting the affairs leading up to the August polls that are almost with us.

  19 days ago ago
JUST IN: Police Spokesman Issues Statement After Arrest of Foreigner With IEBC Materials at JKIA

POLITICS

JUST IN: Jimmy Wanjigi Takes IEBC to The High Court Over Decision to Bar Him From August Elections

The Safina Party Presidential Hopeful, Jimmy Wanjigi, was blocked from vying for the top seat in the country in the upcoming General Elections on grounds that he did not possess a valid University Degree as transcripts could not be equated to such. Picture courtesy. Jimmy Wanjigi.

  1 month ago ago
JUST IN: Jimmy Wanjigi Takes IEBC to The High Court Over Decision to Bar Him From August Elections

POLITICS

BREAKING: The First Batch of The Ballot Papers to Arrive in Kenya Today

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision is charged with handling the next General Elections and many have their eyes on the Wafula Chebukati led Commision that handled the last General Elections. Just yesterday, the Former Prime Minister and Presidential Candidate for the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance raised issue with IEBC saying that the manual register must be used hand in hand with the electronic one otherwise he will boycott the elections.

  1 month ago ago
BREAKING: The First Batch of The Ballot Papers to Arrive in Kenya Today

POLITICS

JUST IN: IEBC Disputes Tribunal Rejects Sonko's Petition Seeking Clearance

Mike Sonko who is the ex governor of Nairobi County but now vying for the Mombasa County top seat on a Wiper Party ticket, suffered a major setback after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision refused to clear him. He took the matter up with the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision Disputes Tribunal, which has been issuing their decisions in the past few days.

  1 month ago ago
JUST IN: IEBC Disputes Tribunal Rejects Sonko's Petition Seeking Clearance

POLITICS

Here is How Much Money it Cost to Print 2022 General Elections Ballot Papers in Greece

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision has come under fire over the last few days with regards to the next General Elections and how well they are prepared for it. Yesterday, the Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance leader Raila Odinga who is also vying for the top seat for a record sixth time, said that he might boycott the August General Elections if there will be no manual voter register at each of the polling stations across the country.

  1 month ago ago
Here is How Much Money it Cost to Print 2022 General Elections Ballot Papers in Greece

POLITICS

Police Escort Ballot Papers [Video]

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision, Chairman and National Returning Officer, Wafula Chebukati, this morning announced that the first batch of the ballot papers that will be used in the August General Elections will be arriving later on in the day. A few hours later, the Commision Chairman as well as other Commissioners, were seen inspecting the ballot papers that had arrived at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport from Greece where they are being printed.

  1 month ago ago
Police Escort Ballot Papers [Video]

POLITICS

JUST IN: Chebukati and Other Commissioners Welcome Ballot Paper Consignment [Photos]

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision is gearing up for the August General Elections that are right around the corner with the various political sides throwing stones at the Commision. Picture courtesy. The handling of the 2017 General Elections is still fresh in the minds of many Kenyans with some who felt like the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision did not do a good job with the elections.

  1 month ago ago
JUST IN: Chebukati and Other Commissioners Welcome Ballot Paper Consignment [Photos]