Election

TWO PEOPLE KILLED IN MATHARE IN I.E.B.C PROTEST

August 9, 2017
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Following NASA claims that I.E.B.C server had been hacked by IT gurus in the Jubilee camp, Hundreds of people took to the streets to protest against the presidential vote results. As the protests were taking place in Mathare No 10 area of Mathare Constituency in Mabatini ward, a teargas cannister was threw to the...

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WRONG DETAILS. WILL I.E.B.C SOLVE THIS?

August 7, 2017
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As people were busy confirming their names from the Independent Electorate and Boundaries Commission (I.E.B.C) register which has been put to public for confirmation, Christine Adhiambo Okwero who is a registered voter in Mathare Constituency Mabatini Ward was  surprised this monday morning (7th August 2017) to find out that her registration details show that...

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WHY THIS DEATHS/ABDUCTION?

August 2, 2017
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I once read The Late Ken Saro Wiwa’s story “AFRICA KILLS HER SUN”. The story is of great provocation and teachings to many because, The Kenya of today is not the Kenya of 1990’s. Why am I saying this? Am saying this because nowadays people are so much enlightened and informed through social media...

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Is It Democracy or More Crisis?

May 4, 2017
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Is It Democracy or More Crisis?

  For Long we’ve waited for democracy to prevail in party primaries and general election but as things are, democracy is a distant dream here in Kenya. All we see is “More Crisis” instead of “Democracy”. The just concluded party nominations in both NASA and JUBILEE camp respectively is a clear indication of how...

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POLITICAL DEATHS & VIOLENCE

April 2, 2017
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The worst thing that we always do is to bury our heads in the sand. Sometimes it’s good to learn from the past. During 2007/2008 Post Election Violence, Many people across the country lost their lives because of politics. On Sunday (26th March 2017) one person lost his life when two groups clashed. A...

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SAD CHRISTMAS FOR RESIDENTS OF MATHARE

December 28, 2016
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SAD CHRISTMAS FOR RESIDENTS OF MATHARE

      Indeed it was a sad festive mood for the people of Mathare Constituency “MASHIMONI area” in Mabatini Ward. More than five hundred (500) houses were brought down by fire which is said to have been caused by explosion of a cooking gas. Many people lost their properties as some are said...

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Steven Kariuki Says Thank You to Mathare Voters

August 29, 2014
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Video by Richard chapia

This clip shows Steven Kariuki of Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) thanking the residents of Mathare Constituency for voting for him in a by-election which was held on 11th August 2014. Steven Kariuki garnered 14,966 votes while George Wanjohi of The National Alliance (TNA) who followed closely got 14,082 votes. Wanjohi is the immediate member of parliament whose election was nullified by the court.

Mathare Decide

August 11, 2014
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Today very early in the morning people turned out to vote for the member of parliament. Poling stations were opened by 6 O’clock . The turnout was very low, voters were taking the shortest time ever. Few cases of voter bribery has been reported and some voters arrested. There was heavy presence of security...

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By Election Postponed

August 1, 2014
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Mathare by- election was scheduled to take place on 7th to find the Member of parliament was postponed The court ruled that Mr William Omondi to be included in the ballot box. Mr Omondi is vying as an independent candidate. He tried vying in Ruaraka constituency and was defeated by TJ Kajwang. This comes...

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CANDIDATES CLEARED BY IEBC

July 13, 2014
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CANDIDATES CLEARED BY IEBC

For the last two days :Thursday and Friday the independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) cleared some of Mathare candidates who are vying for the seat of the Member of Parliament that became vacant after the Supreme Court nullified Mr.George Wanjohi of TNA. Some of them are presenting there nomination papers today. Mr. Stephen...

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