@DailyNation

IEBC crippled as three poll chiefs quit NEVER MISS A STORY - 12 months ago, 17 Apr 00:30

Patrick Lang'at

The electoral commission was on Monday crippled after three commissioners resigned, leaving it incapable of conducting any business.  Ms Connie Nkatha (vice-chairperson), Dr Paul Kurgat and Ms Margaret Mwachanya announced their resignations in Nairobi, in a joint move that left the Wafula Chebukati-led Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) virtually dissolved. The resignations – after another commissioner Dr Roselyne Akombe quit 10 days to the October 26 repeat presidential election last year—mean the IEBC has only three commissioners, chairman Chebukati, Prof Abdi Guliye, and Mr Boya Molu. According to Senior Counsels Paul Muite, Nzamba Kitonga, and James Orengo and other lawyers interviewed by the Nation, the commission is no longer tenable with only three out of the maximum seven commissioners working. LEGITIMACY “This commission is cursed,” said Mr Orengo, the Senate Minority Leader. “The resignations at the IEBC are a symptom of an incurable cancerous disease that bedevils it. Without ...
Read More


Category: topnews news

Item ID: b020934e-a2c8-4095-82c7-5d3441c42ad4

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 67.759
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 273.209
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.nation.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title:

  1. newsPriority: 67.759
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 273.209
  3. description:
  4. parsedURL: http://www.nation.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title:

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Apr 17, 2018 12:30:51 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Apr 16, 2018 9:14:06 PM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Apr 17, 2018 12:30:51 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Jan 19, 2019 11:58:38 PM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Apr 16, 2018 9:58:00 PM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Jan 19, 2019 11:58:38 PM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Apr 17, 2018 12:30:51 AM

Suggested

1 hour ago
Israel says six wounded near Tel Aviv in long-range Gaza rocket attack

A long-range rocket launched from the Gaza Strip struck a house in central Israel on Monday, wounding six people in the first such incident since a 2014 war in the Palestinian enclave, Israeli ...

Category: topnews news

Item ID: 837eca80-3343-4db1-96fc-ca7c2c156943

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.012
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.012
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: https://citizentv.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.012
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.012
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: https://citizentv.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 10:22:55 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 9:45:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:22:55 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 10:24:30 AM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 9:45:00 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:24:30 AM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:22:55 AM
1 hours ago, 09:49
4.8 magnitude earthquake strikes Kenya

A light earthquake hit several counties in Kenyan on Sunday, including the capital Nairobi, central and coastal regions. The earth tremors were experienced on Sunday evening at about 7pm (1600 GMT) ...

Category: topnews news

Item ID: 691b0162-b5a7-484e-bd89-d8ca0e3a0cfd

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.012
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.012
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.012
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.012
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 9:49:27 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:43:09 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 9:49:27 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 9:51:23 AM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 6:43:09 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 9:51:23 AM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 9:49:27 AM
5 minutes
Djokovic beats Delbonis, stays on track for seventh Miami title

World number one Novak Djokovic staved off a spirited challenge from Federico Delbonis for a 7-5 4-6 6-1 win in the third round of the Miami Open on Sunday. Like Roger Federer the previous day, top ...

Category: topnews news

Item ID: d4c7c66e-5969-4bec-880c-bfe7fdbb4ab1

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.013
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.013
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: https://citizentv.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.013
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.013
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: https://citizentv.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 11:13:01 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 11:11:00 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 11:13:01 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 11:13:37 AM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 11:11:00 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 11:13:37 AM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 11:13:01 AM
34 minutes
Wamalwa urges Asal counties to set up fund to fight calamities

Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has challenged counties in the arid and semi-arid lands (Asal) to prioritise on the fight against natural calamities so as to reduce their dependence on ...

Category: topnews news counties

Item ID: 80b41fbe-79a5-49b5-b2b8-dbc028bccede

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.02
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.02
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.nation.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.02
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.02
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.nation.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

  1. newsPriority: 0.001
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.001
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Counties News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.nation.co.ke/counties/1107872-1107872-44rd16z/index.html
  5. name: counties
  6. title: Counties News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 10:44:09 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 7:37:15 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:44:09 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 10:45:12 AM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 8:28:00 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:45:12 AM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:43:19 AM
43 minutes
Kenya's Peter Tabichi crowned world's best teacher

A Kenyan science teacher has been crowned the best in the world after winning the 2019 Global Teacher Prize. Mr Peter Tabichi, a teacher at Keriko Mixed Day Secondary School in Pwani Village in ...

Category: topnews news

Item ID: b3fbd3da-e1ce-41de-b87c-4af12db5dd59

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.021
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.021
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.021
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.021
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 10:34:49 AM
  2. timeModifiedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 7:27:41 AM
  3. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:34:49 AM
  4. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 10:36:11 AM
  5. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 7:27:41 AM
  6. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:36:11 AM
  7. timeModifiedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 10:34:49 AM
1 hours ago, 09:43
Kenya rattled by evening earth tremor amid fears of climate change

A tremor briefly shook the country Sunday evening, causing anxiety among Kenyans. The tremor, which occurred at around 7 pm in Nairobi, was also felt in Mombasa, Taita Taveta, Machakos, Nakuru, Nyeri, ...

Category: topnews news politics

Item ID: 35f0c908-21fe-41e5-8d21-f108334fef75

kadiNewsItemCategoryList
  1. newsPriority: 0.021
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.021
  3. description: View the latest and breaking Top News
  4. parsedURL: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/
  5. name: topnews
  6. title: Top News

  1. newsPriority: 0.011
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.011
  3. description: View the latest and breaking News
  4. parsedURL: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/kenya
  5. name: news
  6. title: News

  1. newsPriority: 0.011
  2. calculatedNewsPriority: 0.011
  3. description: View the latest news in Politics
  4. parsedURL: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/kenya
  5. name: politics
  6. title: Politics

compoundTime
  1. timeLastCalculatedUpdate: Mar 25, 2019 9:43:11 AM
  2. timeCreatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 9:43:11 AM
  3. timeUpdatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 9:44:24 AM
  4. timeCreatedAsFromUser: Mar 25, 2019 9:42:54 AM
  5. timeUpdatedAsFromServer: Mar 25, 2019 9:44:24 AM