One year after Kenya Kwanza regime was handed over, ruins of power, economic situation and livelihood of the ordinary citizens has worsened. The fact was with high expectations from citizenry to current regime to salvage and ease the cost of living and the burden of national debt, apparently the hopes have turned into mere mirage.
A delegation from Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya, led by Ustaadh Mahd Ali, the head of the Central Communications Committee of Hizb ut Tahrir in Kenya, accompanied by Ustaadh Shaban Muallim, the media representative of Hizb ut Tahrir in Kenya, and Ustaadh Shaban Rajab, a member of the Communications Committee of Hizb ut Tahrir, met […]
Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya would like to extend the warmest greetings on the blessed Eid ul-Adha to the Muslims in Kenya and the whole world in general. We convey our congratulations to the sons and daughters working tirelessly towards the reestablishment of the second Khilafah Rashidah (rightly- guided Caliphate) upon the method of Prophethood. […]
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law after parliament watered it down. The legislation imposes the death penalty for so-called aggravated cases, which include having gay sex with someone below the age of 18 or where someone is infected with a life-long illness including HIV.
Kenyans are bracing for more hard and tough times over the proposals in the 2023 Finance Act. The tabled financial bill is reinstating 16 per cent value-added tax on petroleum products as well as introducing a housing levy of 3 percent. Prices of nearly all goods and services have gone up in recent months including […]
Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya would like to extend the warmest greetings on the blessed Eid ul-Fitr to the Muslims in Kenya and the whole world in general. This blessed Eid comes while the brutal Jewish entity is committing brutalities on our beloved brothers and sisters in Al-Qudus; first of qibla of the Ummah and […]
Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga is leading weekly protests against high living costs and alleged fraud in last year’s vote. The protesters have accused President William Ruto of mismanagement, while his supporters have accused Odinga of using anger over rising prices, a global phenomenon, to press for political concessions and a possible role in government. […]
A delegation from Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya headed by Ustadh Mahd Ali – Head of the Central Communications Committee of Hizb ut Tahrir in Kenya accompanied by Ustaadh Yusuf Ghasani and Ali Mwangi both who are members of Hizb ut Tahrir, met several prominent Muslim leaders based in the Kenya’s Capital Nairobi among them:
Kenya’s Supreme Court has ruled the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community has a right to association. The judgment now means the refusal by the NGOs Co-ordination Board to register the lobby group is a violation of human rights based on sexual orientation. In a divided judgment, the apex court, held that the […]
As part of the 102nd anniversary of the abolishment of the Khilafah (Caliphate), Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya conducted countrywide picketing after Jumua prayers on 17th February 2023 corresponding 26th Rajab 1444 AH.
On 6th January this year, the body of Edwin Chiloba at the age of 24, a student of Eldoret University was found inside a box with some cloths covering his mouth and nose. His death led to an uproar both locally and internationally especially in the mainstream media and social media because Chiloba was a […]
50% of Kenyans have described 2022 as the worst year. According to the latest report by research firm Infotrak, the prevailing high cost of living, unemployment and access to healthcare services, have been ranked among the leading issues of concern for Kenyans. Infotrak CEO Angela Ambitho also says that compared to last year, when a […]
In an effort to provide state-backed concessional loans to small businesses that have struggled to access financing from mainstream banks, the Government has launched the Hustler Fund upon which already poor Kenyans have borrowed an average of sh17 million an hour through the fund on its first day. The repayment period for loans will be […]
There is confusion among many Kenyans as to whether it was wise for the government to lift the ban on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO). For a country that is annually plagued by food insecurity occasioned by among other factors, drought which has exposed millions of Kenyans to hunger each year, the myth held by many […]
The Hunger Hotspots- FAO –WFP early warnings on acute food insecurity’s report issued by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) calls for urgent humanitarian action to save lives and livelihoods and prevent famine in hotspot countries where acute food insecurity is expected to worsen […]
Question: (The Kenyan opposition leader, Odinga, on Monday, 22/8/2022, submitted a formal appeal to the Supreme Court over the results of the presidential elections won by his opponent, William Ruto, the outgoing vice president. The Associated Press reported that Odinga submitted this morning the objection papers to the Supreme Court which must respond within 14 […]
After the IEBC declaring the Deputy President Dr. William Ruto as the President elect, a US delegate led by the Senator Chris Coons visited the country soon after. Senator Chris Coons was instrumental to the handshake of 2018 between the President Uhuru Kenyatta and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
With just few days to the August 9 polls, some Muslims leaders along with Government Scholars in the country have urged Muslims to diligently assess and vet candidates contesting for different seats to make informed choices. Twisting the meaning of the ayat and misapplying the jurisprudence principles such as ‘lesser evil’ have been the norm […]
We in Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah of Sudan would like to congratulate the entire Islamic Ummah on the blessed Eid al-Adha, asking Allah (swt) for its return and the message of the Ummah has united under the banner of the beloved Muhammad (saw) in the Khilafah Rashidah (rightly-guided Caliphate) State on the method of […]
Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya would like to extend the warmest greetings on the blessed Eid ul-Adha to the Muslims in Kenya and the whole world in general. We convey our congratulations to the men and women working tirelessly toward reestablishment the second Khilafah (Caliphate) upon the method of Prophethood. We would like also convey […]
The race for Kenya’s next president has intensified, with presidential candidates that have been cleared by the country’s electoral body launching manifestos to win more votes of the Aug.9 general election. Raila Odinga who is running the Presidency at the fifth time has unveiled his party’s manifesto early June which is basically on of a […]
With days to the general poll on August 9, 2022, the main contest is between the Deputy President William Samoe Ruto who leads the Kenya Kwanza alliance and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga of Azimio la Umoja. The two contesters and their henchmen are campaigning in every corner of the country promising the electorates of […]
Kenya: Mandera County leads with the highest fertility rate of 8, followed by Marsabit County at 7, Wajir at 6.7, Turkana at 6.4, West Pokot at 5.6, Samburu at 4.9 percent. On the other hand, Nairobi County leads with the lowest fertility rate of 2.5, followed by Nyamira, Kirinyaga and Kiambu Counties all three each […]
The BBC reported on April 25 that Kenyan women are often violated by private water sellers who exploit them due to their circumstances of poverty. The current government structures are such that water demands are not being met and private unregulated entities are absorbing the market share with their own street services. The unscrupulous water […]
It has been a week of crises in East Africa, characterised by shortages of fuel and rising prices of consumer goods, as the region continued to shake off Covid-19 blues to revive state economies. Many areas have recently experienced biting fuel shortages and, where the commodity is available, the price has risen to prohibitive levels.
Question: Tanzania is one of the most politically stable countries in Africa. Tanzania plays a role in Southern African Development Community (SADC). Its relations with its former colonizer Britain are strong. But we see American and Chinese movements in it. What is the extent of the American and Chinese influence in this country? Is there […]
The Supreme Court has sounded the death knell for the Building Bridges Initiative but opened a window for the handshake brigade to initiate fresh constitutional amendments. In the landmark ruling, the seven-judge bench on Thursday 31st March, 2022, overturned five of the seven grounds the Court of Appeal had used to annul the BBI-driven law change. Among […]
Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya with pleasure congratulates the Muslims in the country and across the globe in general on the arrival of the blessed month of Ramadhan. As we enter this month of mercy, forgiveness and redemption from Hellfire, we pray to Allah (swt) to give us strength and health to observe the noble […]
Kenya is Sh1 trillion shy of hitting the Sh9.1 trillion debt ceiling. The latest National Treasury debt registry shows the country’s gross public debt stood at Sh8.2 trillion by last December. Total external loan was Sh4.174 trillion with multilateral loans standing at Sh1.782 trillion, commercial Sh1.208 trillion and bilateral Sh1.17 trillion. Kenya might have to […]
As part of the 101st anniversary of the destruction of the Khilafah (Caliphate), Hizb ut Tahrir / Kenya launched a campaign under the title: ‘KHILAFAH OUR NEED’ with series of events notably: 1- Picketing after Jumua Prayers across Kenya. (Friday 24th Rajab 1443 AH corresponding to 25th February 2022) 2- Street visits and Talks (Saturday […]