Ken on 07th Mar

Mpuru Aburi, the man who closely resembles Raila Odinga has defied the TNA wave in Meru to win the Tigania East parliamentary seat on an ODM ticket. Aburi garnered more than 16,000 votes, with his closest rival Jacob Mati garnering close to 12,000 votes. Mpuri has always accompanied Raila in his Meru trips, and that has only helped fuel rumours...

Ken on 07th Mar

Immediate former transport minister Amos Kimunya, who has just lost his Kipipiri seat, has written to his constituents calling them a thankless lot. Kimunya has been the Kipipiri MP for 10 years before losing to Nairobi lawyer Samuel Kamunye Gichigi in the just concluded elections. Kimunya had initially been awarded the TNA nomination controversially,...

Ken on 06th Mar

Several veteran politicians have lost their seats in the just concluded elections. Most of them went against the wave in their respective counties, and paid heavily for it. Among them are Water minister Charity Ngilu, who appears to be trailing David Musila of Wiper party, for the Kitui county senate. Ngilu was in the Jubilee coalition and it was...

Ken on 06th Mar

1. Emgwen constituency –  Alex Kosgey, URP,2. Bomet West – Bernard Bett Kipkirui, URP, 32,6883. Rongo –  Dalmas Otieno, ODM, 18,9944. Mwingi West – Benard Kitunge, Wiper-Democratic Party5. Mwingi North  –  John Munuve,Wiper, Wiper-Democratic Party6. Mwingi Central -John Mutambu,-Wiper-Democratic Party7. Kitui South...

Ken on 05th Mar

Image by Capital FM The following are some select provisional results; which may change drastically as only a few polling stations have submitted.For more election updates, Like Nairobi Wire on Facebook. Nakuru Governor: Kinuthia Mbugua(TNA) – 80%, Lawrence Kiprop(ODM) – 19%Garissa Township: Aden Duale(URP) – 51%, Nassir...

Ken on 28th Feb

Uhuru Kenyatta’s Facebook page has finally dethroned Daniel “Churchill” Ndambuki as the most liked page in Kenya. His likes now stand at 424,000, 5000 more than Churchill’s.  The Jubilee presidential candidate achieved this milestone yesterday, and his campaign team released the following statement. Hi all, We thank the...

Ken on 28th Feb

Evans Kidero is one of the leading contenders for the Nairobi Governor seat, the other being TNA’s Ferdinand Waititu. Opinion polls have however given Kidero a comfortable lead and in 3 days time, we’ll find out if they were right. The Nairobi contest attracts a lot of attention because the city is responsible for a big percentage of Kenya’s...

Ken on 28th Feb

The opinion polls are not favouring him, but he’s still not sparing any amounts in mounting a decent campaign. Here is one of Balala’s campaign poster, plus another one for the entire ‘digital team’. © nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 28th Feb

This is how Bungoma county senate candidate and Cord’s number 3 is presenting himself to his people in western. © nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 28th Feb

A few unlucky men suffer the ordeal of sleeping next to a woman wearing ‘Uhuru na Kazi’ tee, or one urging us to ‘vote banana’ every night. 10 years down the line, this T-shirts are still surviving and very wearable, albeit as night dresses. 10 years from now, one unlucky man or woman may find himself/herself sleeping on TNA...