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    IEBC speaks on the referendum tender advertisement

    The Independent and Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on Thursday, July 15, 2021 issued a clarification on the tender notice which was published¬†in local daily newspapers on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. IEBC Communications Manager Edgar Aswani has stated that the tender was not issued with regards to the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) referendum which is currently […] More

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    DP Ruto’s Ally Disagrees With IEBC Over New Directive to Enforce University Degrees In All Elective Posts

    Uasin Gishu Women Representative Gladys Sholei has opposed the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) move that anybody seeking elective positions should have a University degree. IEBC directive that all leaders seeking elective posts must have a University degree, a thing that did not land well to the ears of Uasin Gishu Women Rep who […] More

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    Nelson Havi warns corrupt advocates shortlisted for IEBC job

    Law Society of Kenya president Nelson Havi has warned that the society will keenly follow the recruitment process of the four Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioners. The LSK Boss has asked the advocates who might have been shortlisted among the 36 candidates to consider withdrawing from the interviews if their professional integrity is […] More

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    Juja by-election marred with chaos during tallying of the votes

    Kiambu County Governor James Nyoro has been accused of causing chaos at Juja tallying centre during the counting of votes for Juja parliamentary-by election in Kiambu County. Juja residents went to the ballot on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 to to elect their new Member of Parliament in a highly contested race between Jubilee Party’s Susan […] More

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    ODM accuses Jubilee of using government resources in Bonchari by-election

    Orange Democratic movements (ODM) party has accused the ruling party of using State Mercenaries to to campaign for its candidate for the forthcoming Bonchari by-election. The ODM party has claimed that the Jubilee party is using some government officials in the Ministry of Interior to campaign for their candidates. In a letter written by ODM […] More

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    Big blow to president Uhuru as Court suspends his IEBC selection panelist

    The High Court has suspended President Uhuru Kenyatta’s appointment of Dorothy Jemator to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) selection panel. Jemator was appointed by the head of state on Monday, April 26, 2021 through a gazette notice to the IEBC Commissioners selection panel as a representative of Law Society of Kenya. She was appointed to […] More

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    President Uhuru declares four vacancies at the IEBC

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has declared four vacancies at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) following the resignation of four IEBC Commissioners. The Head of State had announced four vacancies for the Commissioners at the IEBC in a special gazette notice dated April 14, 2021. “In exercise of powers conferred in me by Section 7A […] More