FACTS about newly launched SGR Phase 2 A the media will not tell you

Whereas critics have christened this phase of the SGR as “a railroad to nowhere”, the benefits that will accrue from it cannot be overstated. This launch was part of the Kenya Railways Master Plan that sets to transform the national and regional network with a view to...

INTERESTING: Why it is high time we scrapped evolution theory from our textbooks

The increasing cases of evils in our society can be linked to increasing ungodliness and skepticism of which evolution contributes a great deal. When a child is born, he is exposed to their parent's religious beliefs and doctrines. They are taught about a friendly...

Inside the messed up life of Peter Karanja, a suspect in Tob Cohen’s murder

 Peter Karanja, the estranged husband of Gilgil Member of Parliament Martha Wangari was reportedly arrested in connection with the murder of Dutch tycoon Tob Cohen. Barely a year after the Gilgil MP alleged that her former husband had threatened to kill her, he is...

Is Governor Charity Ngilu using foreigners to loot her own county?

Charity Ngilu, the governor of Kitui County is on the spot after she was involved in a Ksh85 million fraudulent Ballast Crusher scheme. In social media statements one John Mbaki, Yatta Kwa Vonza ward MCA faulted the contract for supply , delivery , installation and...

How Somalia’s internal politics fuels obstinacy on boundary row with Kenya

DWhen Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo flew to South Africa to attend the inauguration of President Cyril Ramaphosa, he avoided Kenyan airspace. This comes at a time when the two countries were involved in a diplomatic tiff over immigration rules, was...

John DeMatthew: A prophet in life and at death

Just moments before his untimely demise on Sunday evening, Kikuyu benga maestro John DeMathew, fondly referred by his adoring fans as Ithe wa Ciku (Ciku’s dad), urged members of his community to fully support the proposed Constitutional amendments. He said: “As a...

Cancer rated 3rd highest killer disease in Kenya

Every Kenyan knows someone who is a family member, a friend, colleague or neighbor who is suffering from or has been affected by cancer. The cancer burden is rising globally with the disease linked to more deaths than HIV, TB and Malaria combined. In Kenya, cancer is...

TENSION IN JUDICIARY as Mwilu blames Maraga over her predicament

A rift between Chief Justice David Kenani Maraga and his Deputy CJ Philomena Mbete Mwilu has emerged. A judicial staff who spoke to Citizen Weekly yesterday, asking not to be named, said “Mwilu was offended for what she called ‘persecution’ by an influential member of...