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Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino wants the appellate court to set aside the decision by the high court to nullify his election and declare him duly elected Embakasi East MP. In a memorandum of appeal the legislature further seeks the court of appeal to vacate the high court ruling on ...
Morning train that was heading to pick passengers at Embakasi terminals derail near Taj Mall in the wake of slippery and muddy grounds. (Jenipher Wachie, Standard). Judith Nekesa rested her elbows on a concrete pillar and propped her chin on her hands as she watched the entrance of the Nairobi ...

Embakasi South constituents voted for me. I am a fighter. This seat belongs to the people of Embakasi South who voted for me. The returning officer did not even attend court to testify. What was he hiding? The lower court did not give me justice. I have now gone to the Court of Appeal and I have faith that ...
The project is being funded by Embakasi West leaders, friends of the subcounty, Governor Mike Sonko and Senator Johnson Sakaja. The project targets single parents, persons living with disability, the elderly and the youth. Embakasi West MP George Theuri yesterday said the project is a way of giving ...
Two masons die after falling from construction sites in Kileleshwa, Embakasi. By Cyrus Ombati | Published Thu, March 29th 2018 at 10:06, Updated March 29th ... Another man fell to his death on Wednesday evening in Embakasi area. He died on the spot after falling from the fifth floor of a building he and other workers were ...
The county government has demolished illegal structures along Kangundo Road to allow construction of the Kangundo Road market. The Sh800 million project, in Embakasi West, will accommodate over 4,000 traders and will help decongest county markets increasing access to quality, affordable and ...

The Education ministry ordered the closure of Embakasi Girls' school on Tuesday after it was submerged in floodwaters. Schools around slums and low-lying areas have been most affected by the rains. Robert Masese, the ministry's acting director general, said the government was mapping affected ...
A raft of measures taken by Government agencies to increase the use of cargo service on the Standard Gauge Railway have handed a lifeline to the Embakasi Inland Container Depot (ICD). The inland port, which has in the past suffered major underutilisation, is now reporting booming business, and is ...
Babu Owino's comeback in politics may never happen very soon, thanks to Raila Odinga for putting the last nail in his political coffin. Wiper party will not support Babu Owino and they are looking for their candidate to support. This is after Raila Odinga said that Kalonzo Musyoka is a betrayer and a coward ...
Nairobi High Court has nullified the election of Babu Owino as the Embakasi East Member of Parliament. In the Friday ruling, ... Justice Sergon directed the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to conduct a by- election for Embakasi East seat in accordance to the law. The judge further ...

Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has asked a court to dismiss the petition against him as minor irregularities should not be used to nullify an election. Owino and his rival Francis Mureithi will know their fate on March 2. Final submissions were made on Thursday. "You cannot have a petition that makes 100 ...
Paul Ongili popularly known as Babu Owino won the Embakasi East parliamentary election, a recount of votes cast during August 8th,2017 elections has confirmed. A report filed in court by the deputy registrar on Monday shows that the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) politician garnered 46,817 votes ...
A votes recount has found Babu Owino won the Embakasi East parliamentary race. A report showed on Monday that Owino got 46,817 votes against the 42,501 his closest competitor Francis Mureithi garnered. The report, signed by High Court Deputy Registrars Esther Mburu and MbayaKi Wafula, says the ...
The court has found two Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) officials who conducted Embakasi East Constituency elections have a case to answer. Makadara Chief Magistrate Heston Nyaga yesterday ordered Monicah Wambua and Naftali Muriithi to put their defence on why they ...
Controversial Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has just announced himself as the winner of the vote recount exercise that was requested for by the High court after the petition by his rival Jubilee's Mr Francis Mureithi. "Thanks to the Almighty God.The will of the people of Embakasi East is finally out. Results ...
The standoff between Embakasi East MP Babu Owino and his Starehe counterpart Charles Njagua, alias Jaguar, could resurface in the second session of the 12th Parliament. Speaking to the Star yesterday, Jaguar accused Babu of hurling insults at President Uhuru Kenyatta and Interior CS Fred Matiang'i ...
The High court in Nairobi has ordered for a scrutiny and recount of votes cast in Embakasi East constituency on August 8 last year. Justice Joseph Sergon made the order following a petition filed by Francis Mureithi challenging the election of Paul Ongili alias Babu Owino as MP. Sergon said that he was ...
By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 26 – More than 4,000 recruits will on Monday graduate from the Administration Police Training College in Embakasi. The event that is expected to be graced by President Uhuru Kenyatta and a massive traffic jam is expected near the college and adjacent roads.
Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has become the sixth lawmaker to lose his seat following a successful petition. The High Court on Friday found that the August 8, 2017 election that Mr Owino won was marred by widespread errors and malpractices.
Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has lost his parliamentary seat. Babu's victory in the 2017 August 8 elections was challenged by Francis Mureithi. Speaking at the Milimani Law Courts after the nullification of his win, Babu blamed his woes on the Jubilee government, claiming that the president and his DP ...


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