The Key Role and Functions of a County Governor in Kenya

The role and functions of a County Governor in Kenya are diverse. One of the most important elective positions in Kenya is that of...

The Functions and Role of the Kenya Law Reform Commission

The role of the Kenya Law Reform Commission (KLRC) is very important. KLRC initially came up in 1982 through the Law Reform Commission Act (Chapter 3...

Fact Checking President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Madaraka Day speech

In his Madaraka Day speech on June 1st 2018, President Uhuru Kenyatta made several claims that PesaCheck has identified for fact-checking. Here is a...

The Five Types of Elections in Kenya and When they Occur

There are various types of elections in Kenya. According to the handbook on provisions on governance structure and elections in the constitution of Kenya (by Uraia...

The Key Stages and Dates in the Budget Process in Kenya

The budget process in Kenya is an important part of government planning and decision-making. In itself, the budget making process in Kenya is a...

Key Documents Essential to the Budget Process in Kenya

This is a continuation of the budget process in Kenya under the new Constitution.In the budget process, a budget is a document that sets out...

The Role of the County Budget and Economic Forum (CBEF) in Kenya

A County Budget and Economic Forum (CBEF) is an important tool for facilitating public participation at the county level. Each of the 47 counties...

How Many Counties Have Raised at Least 60% of Their Revenue Targets Since 2013?

Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto claimed that only 22 out of Kenya’s 47 counties met at least 60% their revenue targets in the four years since...

How to Complain to the Independent Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA)

This article looks at how to complain to the Independent Policing Oversight Authority. It also looks at and how IPOA investigates the complaints. These...

How the National Government Spent Your Money in the 3rd Quarter of FY 2017/18

This is the third National Government Budget Implementation Review Report for FY 2017/18. It covers the period from July 2017 to March 2018. The...

Why we Should Focus on the Plight of Gay People in Kenya

A BBC podcast entitled "Modern Love" released in 2016 says that Kenya has 150,000 Grindr users. Grindr is a social network application where gay and bisexual...

Why the Idea of Two Political Parties in Kenya Will Not Work

In an article entitled why we should have two strong parties, former Isiolo Deputy Governor Mohamed Guleid enumerates various points on why Kenya needs...