Uhuru Kenyatta Defends his Role in the Fight Against Corruption

GOK, President  |  10.18.16   By Politics Africa Staff

It’s no secret that Kenya is among the most corrupt countries in the World.  Often, Corruption issues are laid at the feet of the sitting President.  In this case, President Uhuru Kenyatta leader of the Jubilee political party and leader of the Executive branch.   It was yesterday at a Summit arranged by State House and […]

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Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki has Died

Features  |  04.26.16   By Politics Africa Staff

Former first lady of Kenya, Lucy Kibaki, has died while undergoing treatment at a London hospital.  Mrs. Kibaki was an outspoken and sometimes considered controversial figure in Kenyan politics.  While being First lady, she was in a public feud with the Kenyan Media who she felt  were unfair and often misleading in their reporting of […]

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Deputy President’s Pilot Assaults Police Officer

GOK, Op-ed  |  02.23.16   By Politics Africa Staff

Kenyan social media has been ablaze with the video of a pilot contracted by the Deputy President”s office assaulting a police officer.  The hashtag #DeportRutosPilot was trending on twitter.  

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President Kenyatta Reshuffles his Cabinet

GOK  |  11.24.15   By Politics Africa Staff

Following the resignation of embattled former Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru, it was largely expected that Uhuru Kenyatta would perform a cabinet reshuffle. He took to the podium about an hour ago to appoint new ministers, including replacements for the five Cabinet Secretarys implicated in corrupt activities by the EACC. He also announced additional state departments to be […]

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Obama Arrives in Kenya – Live Coverage

Features  |  07.24.15   By Politics Africa Staff

Enjoy live coverage of Barack Obama and delegation’s arrival in Kenya.

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Kenya Witnesses Obama Security Bubble

Features  |  07.22.15   By Politics Africa Staff

Kenyan’s and visitors alike are witnessing with great intrigue, the tightly managed network of aircrafts, vehicles and robust encrypted communication equipment that are used to create the U.S. President’s security zone wherever he travels, commonly referred to as the “bubble.”  

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