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Gladys Shollei Dares Margaret Kobia To Resign And Join Politics

Uasin Gishu women representative honourable Gladys Shollei has this evening taken to Facebook to express her dissatisfaction on how campaigns are being carried out in the county. This is after Margaret Kobia, who is a civil servants started engaging in campaigns. For that reason, she has said that section 43 of the elections act prohibits civil servants from engaging into politics.

  8 days ago ago
Gladys Shollei Dares Margaret Kobia To Resign And Join Politics

POLITICS

NCIC Names 3 Powerful Families and 2 Communities That Has Made the Word "Hatupangwingwi" Blacklisted

The National Cohesion and Integration Commission upon listing the word hatupangwingwi among hate speech a Swahili name that translates to (you cannot arrange us). The Commission has named three powerful families and two communities that have led to the banning of the word as new details emerge.

  1 month ago ago
NCIC Names 3 Powerful Families and 2 Communities That Has Made the Word

POLITICS

Hats Off To Kibaki As CS Kobia Opens Up On The Day He Knew The Fallen Hero Was Brilliant Man

The country has been thrown to mourning following the demise of its third president, Hon. Mwai Kibaki who succumbed aged 90. Kibaki has received praises from all quotas in the country with almost each and every person saying he was the best president that the country ever had.

  1 month ago ago
Hats Off To Kibaki As CS Kobia Opens Up On The Day He Knew The Fallen Hero Was Brilliant Man

POLITICS

"You Have Absolutely No Power In Law To Invent Hate Speech" Angry Gladys Shollei Tells Rev. Kobia

Gladys Shollei has hinted through her official facebook page in response to Rev. Kobia of NCIC alleging that he has no power in law to invent his own hate speech. According to her Rev. Kobia should not be allow NCIC to be used as political tools to intimidate a section of political leaders across the country

  1 month ago ago

POLITICS

NCIC Breaks Silence On What Raila Told Them Before Flying To UK, Reveals Difference With Hon Linturi

Orange democratic movement party leader Raila Odinga found himself in a political storm roughly two weeks or so ago when he made unfortunate remarks during a highly charged political rally in Wajir county. In his address, he had told residents to get rid of madoadoa, a term that evokes negative memories among many kenyans.

  2 months ago ago
NCIC Breaks Silence On What Raila Told Them Before Flying To UK, Reveals Difference With Hon Linturi

POLITICS

Aisha Jumwa tells off Mr Kobia

The election date is nearing as days goes by and their has been a political heat in the country.The political scene has witnessed several changes in the past few days including parties joining the several political alliances.The Democratic Party led by the speaker Justin Muturi today joined Ruto in the Kenya Kwanza Alliance

  1 month ago ago
Aisha Jumwa tells off Mr Kobia

POLITICS

19 Phrases Including "Madoadoa" That Have Been Banned By NCIC Against Using in Public Rallies

The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has published a list of commonly used terms that will now be classified as hate speech and may result in legal action if used. With the General Election approaching in less than four months, NCIC chair Samuel Kobia noted that the lexicon's words have the potential to incite violence between two or more ethnic communities in Kenya.

  1 month ago ago
19 Phrases Including

POLITICS

"Kobia is Wasting His Time" Manyora Sides With Ruto's Camp After NCIC Banned 'Hatupangwingwi' Phrase

Political Analyst Herman Manyora has dismissed the decision by the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, NCIC that is led by chairman Reverend Samuel Kobia, after blacklisting the famous 'hatupangwingwi' phrase. According to Manyora, it is not possible for the commission to come up with 'just a list of words' and ban them only because they have gained popularity during the electioneering period.

  1 month ago ago

POLITICS

NCIC Greeted With Fury Over The Ban Of Use Of "Sipangwingi" Term In UDA Rallies.

The National Cohesion for Integration Commission (NCIC), has been greeted with fury from different political apologetics over the ban of some of the believed apprehensible words used by politicians in their public addresses and political rallies in the country. The commission led by its chairman, Bishop Kobia issued a ban on these derogatory terms in bid to curb and mitigate hate speech and ethnic polarization in the ongoing party primaries and ahead of 2022 general elections.

  1 month ago ago
NCIC Greeted With Fury Over The Ban Of Use Of

SOCIETY

'Hatupangwingwi' and 22 Other Words That Could Land in Hot Soup

On Friday, April 8, 2022, the National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) released a list of Lexicon words they termed as hate speech. According to NCIC’s chair Rev Dr Samuel Kobia, these words have regularly been used by politicians and their followers with the sole intent of provoking violence among various communities of diverse political views.

  1 month ago ago
'Hatupangwingwi' and 22 Other Words That Could Land in Hot Soup

POLITICS

Will He Extend His Tour? Bad News Awaiting Raila Odinga to Return Back From Abroad Revealed

Details emerging indicates that sad news is awaiting former prime minister Raila Odinga who is currently in United Kingdom to return back to the country. According to the report from Citizen TV, NCIC Chair Mr Kobia has revealed that ODM party leader Hon Raila Odinga will be required to appear to their headquarters just immediately after landing in the country to be investigated following his "Madoadoa," remarks when he was in Wajir county.

  2 months ago ago
Will He Extend His Tour? Bad News Awaiting Raila Odinga to Return Back From Abroad Revealed

POLITICS

Finally Revealed; Why NCIC Banned DP Ruto's Mostly Used Slung "Sipangwingwi"

The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has included the term 'Sipangwingwi' in its list of Swahili, English, and vernacular terms that constitute hate speech. The slogan has been frequently bandied about in the camp of Deputy President William Ruto. According to NCIC Chairman Samuel Kobia, the expression, which translates loosely as 'I cannot be organized,' contains elements of hate speech directed at powerful families.

  1 month ago ago
Finally Revealed; Why NCIC Banned DP Ruto's Mostly Used Slung

POLITICS

NCIC Makes Major Appointment on its Peace Ambassadors Moments After Blacklisting Some Terms

National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) as appointed Sheng master Alessandro Olocho alias Madocho as the new brand ambassador. NCIC chairman Samuel Kobia in a statement said that Madocho is expected to spread the message of peace among youths as he resonates well with them through the commonly language used among them sheng.

  1 month ago ago
NCIC Makes Major Appointment on its Peace Ambassadors Moments After Blacklisting Some Terms

POLITICS

Raila Expected To Do The Following Immediately After Landing In The Country

Hon Raila Odinga who is currently on a foreign trip to the United Kingdom on private visits is expected to land anytime sooner. The former prime minister Raila Odinga is eagerly waited by the NCIC after he was summoned for questioning to answer on his Madoadoa remarks while I'm Wajir a few days ago.

  2 months ago ago
Raila Expected To Do The Following Immediately After Landing In The Country

POLITICS

Hate Speech Words Warned by NCIC Commission Which May Put You in Trouble After Usage

National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) through its Chairman Dr Samwel Kobia has ban usage of political slogans and jargons in order to tame use of hate speech ahead of August 9th Elections. Among the names in the list is the popular x-ray song term, sipangwingwi.

  1 month ago ago
Hate Speech Words Warned by NCIC Commission Which May Put You in Trouble After Usage

POLITICS

Raila to Be Grilled Upon Arrival from UK

The National Cohesion and Intergration Commission (NCIC) has finally announced that it will grill the Azimio la Umoja presidential candidate Raila Odinga on his return from the United kingdom, following his ' madoadoa' statement in wajir County in a past political Rally. Addressing the media on Friday March 18, the NCIC chair Samwel Kobia confirmed that they are set to grill the ODM leader, as well as other 36 Bloggers allied to the two major political outfits in Kenya, following their hate speech messages.

  2 months ago ago
Raila to Be Grilled Upon Arrival from UK

POLITICS

Words and Phrases Considered To be Hate Speech- NCIC

This was done to curb the rising trends of hate speech due to the rise in the political temperature and tension. The organization is led by Rev. Dr. Samuel Kobia addressed the nation on the state of peace as the country heads for a general election on August 9th.

  1 month ago ago
Words and Phrases Considered To be Hate Speech- NCIC

POLITICS

You Could Be Arrested If You Use The Term Hatupangwingwi, NCIC

With the General Elections just four months away, the National Cohesion and Integration Commission, NCIC, chair Samuel Kobia has noted that their are some words and terms used especially by the politicians during their campaigns a d this words could incite violence between two or more ethnic communities.

  1 month ago ago
You Could Be Arrested If You Use The Term Hatupangwingwi, NCIC

POLITICS

Raila To Appear Before NCIC When He Jets Back From UK

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party chie Hon. Raila Odinga is expected to face the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) over his madoadoa comments when he comes back from the United kingdom. On Friday, NCIC boss Samuel Kobia said that the former premier will appear before the commission after his tour of the UK comes to a halt.

  2 months ago ago
Raila To Appear Before NCIC When He Jets Back From UK

POLITICS

NCIC has announced a crackdown against 36 bloggers accused of making remarks bordering hate speech

The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has announced a crackdown against 36 bloggers accused of making remarks bordering hate speech and incitement. Speaking during a briefing on the State of Peace and Political Decency, on Friday, March 18, NCIC Chairperson Samuel Kobia confirmed that the commission was going after the 36 affiliated with political coalitions.

  2 months ago ago
NCIC has announced a crackdown against 36 bloggers accused of making remarks bordering hate speech