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KENYA to ask UN to take away ICC mandate and deny it investigation powers

The Kenyan delegation to the International Criminal Court’s conference arrived in Kampala on Sunday amid claims of division in government over renewed attempts to stop war crimes investigations. RELATED STORIES • Claims over Kenya push to defer ICC probe • Why plot to stop Ocampo failed • Kenya chaos victims to get justice in two … Continue reading

Kenya Government conspiracy?

Is it a conspiracy against? Updated 16 hr(s) 20 min(s) ago Related Stories By Oscar Obonyo Two months to the August 4 referendum, there is panic and uncertainty as hitches hit the constitution review, with claims that powerful forces could be secretly working to scuttle it. From “national Security” typographical errors to the controversial ruling … Continue reading

Kenya Police and spies threaten campaigners – a police state?

Security alert in vote hunt By CYRUS OMBATI As the battle for votes ahead of the August 4 referendum heightens, security agents have been put on high alert countrywide. And to underline how serious the Government is taking the issue of security, The Standard On Saturday has learnt that nearly Sh2 billion is planned for … Continue reading

RAILA’S SON FIDEL JOINS MUNGIKI’S YES DRIVE

Njenga opens a new front for Yes drive Share Bookmark Print Email Email this article to a friend Friend’s Email Address Your Email Message Submit Cancel Rating By NATION Reporter Posted Thursday, May 27 2010 at 20:58 Former Mungiki leader Maina Njenga Thursday launched a new lobby to campaign for the proposed constitution. Mr Njenga … Continue reading

SOMALIA ATTACKS KENYA KILLS CIVILIANS

Somali militia overrun village in Kenyan soil By Adow Jubat and Boniface Ongeri Two people are missing after suspected Somali gunmen overrun a village in North Eastern Province. The Wednesday night incident in Dadajabula village, Wajir District, left seven people injured, five of them critically so. The militiamen in two armoured vehicles engaged security personnel … Continue reading

YES CAMP PANICS AS THEY THREATEN FELLOW MINISTERS

Yes-No-Yes ministers given stern warning Updated 1 hr(s) 41 min(s) ago Related Stories Identify, punish saboteurs of law review Kampeni Ya Rasimu President Kibaki gets new aide-de-camp Church leaders should keep lies out of their case AG demands fast hearing as security chiefs meet Lawyers behind Kadhis ruling react By Mutinda Mwanzia President Kibaki’s and … Continue reading

COALITION KENYA GVT BRIEF HISTORY- THE FALLING

Bickering in Government is not helpful Updated 9 hr(s) 27 min(s) ago Related Stories Interrogating The Judgement Judges in the dock over Kadhi Courts Look out for sabotage, CoE warns Narc-K warns of powerful clique out to derail review Judgement legally unsound and politically not savvy Muslim clerics dismiss ruling on Kadhi courts The launch … Continue reading

post election suspects to go scot free

Kenya ‘not willing to punish poll violence architects’ By NATION Reporter Posted Wednesday, May 26 2010 at 21:21 A human rights watchdog has accused the government of allegedly showing little political will to punish the perpetrators of the 2007 post-election violence. State security officials who killed and tortured citizens have not been punished, Amnesty International … Continue reading

KENYA GVT REFUSES A LEGAL JUDGEMENT

Judges in the dock over Kadhi Courts By Athman Amran, Cyrus Ombati and Harold Ayodo The storm ignited by a court ruling Kadhis’ Courts are illegal has put the Judiciary in the dock of public opinion and made judges subject of upcoming debate in Parliament. It has also brought into sharp focus Justice Joseph Nyamu … Continue reading

PNU tells kenyans to disregard the law

Updated 55 min(s) ago Related Stories So judges, why not let it alone? Muslims ponder Kadhis’ courts ruling Kadhi courts firestorm AG seeks to quash ruling on Kadhi courts Local politics linked to Graca’s exit from AU body Parties smile all the way to bank By Standard Team Except for ecstasy in Church and the … Continue reading

POOR KENYANS ASK UHURU TO CONSIDER THEIR FATE TOO

A CRY FROM THE KENYAN POOR TO UHURU BY DAILY NATION The ordinary wananchi have a wish list that they would like the Finance minister to consider as he prepares to present the national Budget on June 10. We will use public cash in poll, says Yes team The list has people-friendly prices for essential … Continue reading

END OF THE ROAD FOR YES CAMP KENYA

• ‘No’ camp celebrates but Yes team insists the ruling cannot halt referendum A big question mark was raised on the August 4 referendum on the proposed constitution after judges on Monday declared inclusion of kadhi courts in the current law unconstitutional. RELATED STORIES • Kadhi courts case was filed in 2004 • Ruling splits … Continue reading

THE KILLING OF KIKUYUS IN RIFTVALLEY

Conflict over land was on Monday cited as the main cause of violence between communities in the Rift Valley. Related Stories Court throws out truth body case Kenya vernacular stations in the spotlight MP to move motion for TJRC ouster House urged to drop motion against TJRC MPs speak up for the truth in campaigns … Continue reading

KENYA KHADHI COURTS ILLEGAL SAYS JUDGES

Kadhi courts firestorm By The Standard Updated 9 hr(s) 29 min(s) ago Related Stories Limited funds impede efforts to distribute draft Should public money be used to fund campaigns for the national referendum on constitution? NEP leaders support proposed law, trust it will help end bias Referendum: ‘Reds’ and ‘Greens’ in show of might Experts … Continue reading

Kennedy Kiliku former kenyan mp dead

BY DAILY NATION Renowned politician and former Changamwe MP Kennedy Kiliku has died in the coastal town of Mombasa. According to his wife, Elizabeth Kiliku, Mr Kiliku started complaining of chest pains Thursday night at around 9 p.m. He was rushed to Mombasa Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival. Mourn On hearing the … Continue reading