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Juma Kwayera

Juma Kwayera

    Regional conflicts haunt Kenya
    Regional conflicts haunt Kenya
    Kenyan authorities are investigating allegations that the Mombasa Republican Council is receiving support from Sudan and some member states of the...
    Kenya's new Cabinet
    Kenya's new Cabinet
    The dispute over the division of ministerial portfolios in Kenya's new coalition Cabinet was resolved this week when President Mwai Kibaki and...
    Kenya coalition crumbles
    Kenya coalition crumbles
    The quest for a permanent political settlement in Kenya ran into trouble again this week with the opposition Orange Democratic Movement (ODM)...
    Kenyan impasse fuels anxiety
    Kenyan impasse fuels anxiety
    A widening rift around the size and structure of a coalition government in which powers and responsibilities will be shared between President Mwai...
    Fraud probe delayed
    Fraud probe delayed
    The independent review committee (IRC) constituted to investigate alleged fraud during Kenya's December presidential polls has had to delay its...
    Gang infiltrates Kenya police
    Gang infiltrates Kenya police
    A quiet rebellion and near-total collapse of the chain of command has exposed Kenya's police force as incapable of dealing with the growing...
    High cost of Kenya's protests
    High cost of Kenya's protests
    Violence rocked Kenya for the third week running as the police cracked down on opposition protesters during a three-day countrywide civil disobedience campaign to press for the reversal of the controversial re-election of President Mwai Kibaki....
    'Kibaki must condemn mayhem'
    'Kibaki must condemn mayhem'
    Newly re-elected Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki is coming under increased criticism for the manner in which he has handled the growing post-election...
    Kenya polls predict slim win for Odinga
    Kenya polls predict slim win for Odinga
    Traditionally regarded as a Western fad, regularly conducted opinion polls have acquired phenomenal significance in Kenya, as the top two presidential candidates -- President Mwai Kibaki and his main opposition challenger Raila Odinga -- head for what looks like a photo-finish in the...
    A 'tactical genius'
    A 'tactical genius'
    If opinion polls are to be believed Raila Amolo Odinga is poised to become Kenya's fourth president after the December 27 general election.
    Electoral fraud mars Kenya poll
    Electoral fraud mars Kenya poll
    Scenes of bloodshed and outright fraud characterised primary elections for the three main political parties, one of which will form the next...
    Church splits Kenya vote
    Church splits Kenya vote
    Religion and the debate between those who want a federal state and those who prefer centralised power have become key elements in Kenya's election...