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Recent articles by Oliver:

Mzee Moi's journey to Parliament: What to expect on Saturday

Several roads around Parliament Buildings will be closed to allow smooth movement. → Read More

Uhuru will support the next Jubilee candidate in 2022

DP trumpets his loyalty to the President but says he never gave condition for his support. → Read More

Our journey to State House with Ruto is unstoppable

Kuria told Uhuru to ensure Ruto's supporters are not harassed for exercising their right. → Read More

We will use BBI to continue uniting Kenyans in 2020

President says his government is committed to continue addressing challenges facing Kenyans. → Read More

'I'm fine', Yvonne Chaka Chaka reacts to Uganda 'deportation'

She once described Wine, a stong Museveni critic, was "the next Nelson Mandela". → Read More

Food prices push inflation up to 5.82 per cent in December

The inflation rate has been on the rise from September where it stood at 3.83 per cent. → Read More

Panic as KRA declines to renew contracts, launches lifestyle audit

In 2014, KRA put senior staff on three-year renewable contracts subject to performance. → Read More

Welcome to 'progressive and focused' Jubilee, Ruto tells Kalonzo

There has been political undertones on the possibility of the two forming an alliance. → Read More

State House backtracks on August 26 public holiday

PSCU had earlier quoted the president saying that the holiday was to facilitate census. → Read More

Kenyan drug lord Baktash Akasha sentenced to 25 years

His brother Ibrahim will be sentenced by the same court in November. → Read More

Ruto dismisses Uhuru snub report as fake news

Standard Newspaper reports that Uhuru avoided his deputy at JKIA on arrival from Zambia. → Read More

DRC beat Kenya to clinch inaugural Afrocan title

Kenya were successful in only 30% of their two-point shots compared to DRC's 65%. → Read More

Ken Okoth: Former watchman who gave hope to Kibra residents

"Our children deserve the best learning environment," Kibra MP Ken Okoth used to say. → Read More

Lucky early goal wins Algeria the Africa Cup of Nations

Bounedjah cut in from the left after kick-off and hit a shot that took a deflection off a sliding Salif Sane. → Read More

Revealed: Cambridge Analytica's agent in Uhuru's 2017 campaign

State House, Jubilee Party have previously denied working with Cambridge Analytica. → Read More

Uhuru stops La Mada meetings by Cabinet Secretaries

“There is nothing sinister for people from a particular region to have a meeting. People from Central, like all other people in this country, are entitled to development and government services,” Munya, who spoke on behalf of the government officials, said. The former Meru governor had, however, vowed to press on with the meetings saying they have constitutional liberty to meet. “Indeed we had a… → Read More

Uhuru appoints Kalonzo as South Sudan peace envoy

Kalonzo is the second opposition leader that Uhuru has secured for a job in the region after Raila Odinga. → Read More

Michael Joseph appointed acting Safaricom CEO

Joseph take over in the interim following Monday's death of CEO Bob Collymore. → Read More

Safaricom boss Bob Collymore is dead

A statement from the mobile service provider, Collymore passed away at his home on Monday morning. → Read More

Kenya has spent Sh635.3 billion paying debt since last July

KRA needs to collect Sh500 billion in taxes in two months to meet its target. → Read More