Tagged: elections 2017

A woman carries her baby as she votes.Many people shared babies in order to avoid  queues.Picture:Andrew Kilonzi 0

Babies for hire during General Election

A look at the long queues during the just concluded General Election was evidence of the determination of many Kenyans who wanted to exercise their democratic right. Despite the determination, long queues and delays,...

Residents of Kibra slum in Kibra constituency going about their business. The area was more peaceful compared to some past election periods. Picture: Odhiambo Orlale 0

Women’s peace initiative pays dividends

Informal settlements in Nairobi and parts of Nyanza region felt the full brunt of the recent post elections running battles between protesting youth and armed riot squad officers. Ironically, Kibra and Mathare constituencies had...

Electorates listening to their leaders in a political party campaign.Picture:Henry Owino 0

Youth hold the card to 2017 polls

As the clock ticks to the August 8 date of the General Election in Kenya, thousands of Kenyans are waiting to cast their votes as a democratic way of electing their political leaders. Each...