Council of Elders vows to vet 2022 aspirants in Kirinyaga

Leaders aspiring for elective positions in 2022 in Kirinyaga County will now be vetted by the local Council of Elders. Council Chairman Bishop Dr. Cyrus Githaka said they will adopt the system that has proved to be a success in Wajir and Mandera Counties where elders...

Rest in Peace: Bungoma ‘James Bond’ Dies in Unclear Circumstances

Bungoma’s ‘James Bond’, the man who made headlines when he hung onto a chopper that was ferrying the body of fallen businessman Jacob Juma, has died. The man, identified as Saleh Wanjala, died at the Bungoma County Referral Hospital on Monday, September 28, 2020....

Gloves off as Kenyans on Twitter Tear DP Ruto apart over greed and graft

Kenyans on Twitter have blasted the DP Ruto badly, reminding him of the Arror and Kimwarer dams scandal where the DP is one of the suspects has not been resolved. Netizens flooded Twitter under the hashtag #WhereIsMyDamMoney demanding answers from the second in...

Details of President Uhuru’s first trip out of the Country amid Covid-19 pandemic

President Uhuru Kenyatta is scheduled to travel to Paris, France on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, to sign a public-private partnership (PPP) deal worth Kenya Shillings 180 Billion. The Head of State is scheduled to sign a public-private partnership (PPP) deal worth...

CS Munya Fires at DP Ruto Over Miraa Market Interference

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya yesterday renewed his political rivalry with Deputy President William Ruto by accusing members of Tanga Tanga from Meru of inciting miraa farmers against the government. Munya while addressing a gathering at Maili Tatu in...

Council of Elders vows to vet 2022 aspirants in Kirinyaga

Leaders aspiring for elective positions in 2022 in Kirinyaga County will now be vetted by the local Council of Elders. Council Chairman Bishop Dr. Cyrus Githaka said they will adopt the system that has proved to be a success in Wajir and Mandera Counties where elders...

CS Munya Fires at DP Ruto Over Miraa Market Interference

Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya yesterday renewed his political rivalry with Deputy President William Ruto by accusing members of Tanga Tanga from Meru of inciting miraa farmers against the government. Munya while addressing a gathering at Maili Tatu in...

DP Ruto’s absence from national conference raises eyebrows

Deputy President William Ruto was conspicuously absent during yesterday’s national Covid-19 conference that was presided over by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The DP was listed in the official program as one of the speakers at the conference. He was supposed to welcome...

Peter Kenneth finds a place in President Uhuru’s courtyard

Kenneth and Narc Kenya leader Martha Karua attracted criticism when they challenged Uhuru in the 2013 presidential election and after the poll worked with his rival Opposition leader Raila Odinga in 2014 agitating for electoral reforms. However, the former Planning...

Maraga is a nonconformist CJ blinded by his legacy

Last week, the Chief Justice made an unprecedented and momentous decision by sending a letter to the President for the dissolution of parliament. This came as a surprise to many Kenyans, especially given the many run-ins that the Judiciary has had with the Executive...

MPs takes issue with DP Ruto over Huduma Namba false claims

A parliamentary committee has accused Deputy President William Ruto of inciting Kenyans against State projects through MPs allied to him. Members of the Administration and National Security committee in the National Assembly cited recent attacks on the issuance of...

Loan Defaulters on notice: CRB Listing Set To Resume

The six-month grace period of suspension of Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) listing for loan defaulters is set to expire on Wednesday, September 30. The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) is yet to issue a communication on the matter, meaning that failure to extend the...

Ruto’s man in the North, now regrets collapsing URP

Former National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has broken his silence on the ongoings in the political arena months after he was kicked out of the plum position. Giving his views on the fallout in the ruling Jubilee Party, the Garissa Township MP says that he...

IEBC to be constituted anew for free and fair 2022 elections

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will be constituted afresh before the next General-Election. That is part of the envisaged reforms aimed at ending chaotic elections should the final proposals by Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) task force...

Ooliskia wapi? Kalonzo Musyoka laughs off calls to deputize DP Ruto

With the 2022 General Election campaigns taking shape, Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has declared that he is “too experienced” to play second fiddle to any presidential candidate. Kalonzo says after his service to the nation as President Mwai Kibaki’s principal...