Join Us

A. The Pledge

Individuals and institutions are encouraged to publicly declare their support to #RedCardKE by:

Signing a commitment declaration to support #RedCardKE, take a photo and share:

Pledge:  I ………………………………. pledge that:

  • I will only support for public office candidates of integrity;
  • I will reject corrupt and unethical candidates during elections;
  • I will de-campaign corrupt and unethical aspirants during elections;
  • I will report electoral offences by political aspirants during elections.

B. The How

5 Ways the Citizenry Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Publicise the Red Card Campaign by printing the red cards, stick them on your cars, laptops, doors, places of work, social places, social media as profile photos (Twitter, FaceBook, WhatsApp);
  2. Social vetting- demand campaign financing transparency, wealth declaration by aspirants;
  3. Red card rogue political leaders on their social media pages (Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp);
  4. Populate the list of corrupt and unethical leaders through the Red Card Campaign Twitter Handle @RedCardKE;
  5. Submit a petition to IEBC, EACC on enforcement of Chapter 6 during the Elections 2017;

5 Ways Faith-Based Organisations Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Write prayer letters anchored on Chapter 6 of the Constitution;
  2. Anchor sermons on Chapter 6 of the Constitution;
  3. Publicise the Red Card Campaign by including it as a popular item in all weekly bulletins, pin the red cards in church noticeboards;
  4. Organise public dialogues on Chapter 6 of the Constitution;
  5. Refuse all church donations by corrupt and unethical aspirants;

3 Ways Political Parties Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Political aspirants to red card their political parties for shambolic political party nominations;
  2. Political Parties to provide a list of political aspirants who don’t meet Chapter 6;
  3. Political Parties to red card other political parties whose political processes don’t adhere to Chapter 6.

3 Ways the Media Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Conduct a public opinion on Chapter 6;
  2. Encourage columnists to write opinion pieces on Chapter 6;
  3. Populate list of corrupt and unethical aspirants through investigative journalism;

4 Ways Chapter 6 Working Group Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)- provide guidelines/criteria on enforcement of Chapter 6; provide a list of those accused of corruption and unethical conduct;
  2. Office of the Director of Public Prosecution (ODPP)- provide a list of those prosecuted for corruption and unethical conduct;
  3. Judiciary – Provide an interpretation of Chapter 6 of the Constitution; Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC)- bar corrupt and unethical conduct.
  4. Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC)- bar corrupt and unethical conduct.

3 Ways Professional bodies and Associations Can Participate in Red Card Campaign

  1. Publicly declare their support to the Red Card Campaign;
  2. Share list of corrupt and unethical members aspiring to hold elective offices;
  3. Populate the integrity criteria by providing details of their Code of Conducts.