Sep 04

EACC to grill Murathe na Kiraitu on KEMSA scandal

Investigations into the alleged procurement scandal at Kemsa could claim high-flying casualties, some too close to power, as anti-graft detectives move to uncover the rot. The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission is going flat out to nail suspects of the alleged theft and has summoned top dogs as it races to meet a 21-day deadline given […]

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Sep 03

ODM have no numbers to impeach me,insist Obado

The push to impeach embattled Migori Governor Okoth Obado is promising to snowball into a full-blown political duel between Deputy President William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga.The details emerged as it became apparent that the removal of the two-term county chief facing murder and corruption charges will not be a walk in the park. […]

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Sep 03

Senator Moi should respect the people who gave him job, Baringo residents claims

The absentee tag has returned to haunt Kanu chairman Gideon Moi in his backyard. The Baringo senator was to preside over the official launch of a maternity ward in Kabarnet during the weekend but cancelled the event in unclear circumstances, sparking outrage. Residents and leaders Wednesday accused Mr Moi of abandoning them as he tours other […]

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Sep 02

Murathe warn DP Ruto on criticising BBI before the final report

Jubilee Party vice chairman David Murathe has censured Deputy President William Ruto, accusing him of mobilising a ‘No campaign’ even before the Building Bridges Initiative hands over its final report. Murathe said it is wrong to oppose a referendum before knowing the contents of the BBI report. “I’m surprised that some people are opposing a […]

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Sep 01

Migori Governor Okoth Obado to be impeached

The ODM party has resolved to have Migori Governor Okoth Obado impeached over graft claims. Party chairman John Mbadi told the Kenya News Today that a total of 37 out of the 41 ODM ward reps, who attended a consultative meeting in Nairobi, agreed to have the governor removed from office. Four ODM MCAs could […]

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Sep 01

They are planning to charge me with murder case,Aishwa Jumwa claims.

Malindi Member of Parliament Aisha Jumwa has claimed that there is a plan to arrest and charge her with murder in two weeks time. Speaking after she was released on a Ksh2 million bail in a Ksh19 million Constituency Development Fund (CDF) graft case, Jumwa alleged that her recent arrest was politically instigated. The lawmaker […]

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Aug 11

Senators seek sh348B for counties on Revenue Debate

The Senate Business Committee (SBC) has approved a motion by Nominated Senator Petronilla Were seeking to have the original formula developed by the Commission on Revenue Allocation (CRA) adopted as the third basis for sharing revenue among counties. However, the senator is proposing that the status quo remain and the CRA formula kick in when […]

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Aug 11

Stop politicising BBI during Covid-19,Martha Karua warns

Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua has criticised the move by some politicians to market the Building Bridges Initiative while the country grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic. Karua said it’s a ‘futile exercise’ and politicians should stick to helping Kenyans deal with the crisis brought about by the virus. “A recent poll has indicated that only […]

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Aug 11

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is in a celebration mood after resignation of County Speaker Beatrice Elachi

Nairobi governor Mike Sonko seems to be in a celebratory mood after the resignation of Nairobi County Assembly Speaker Beatrice Elachi. Moments after Elachi announced her resignation, Sonko posted several videos on his social media accounts that suggested that he was celebrating the exit of speaker. In another video, Sonko said that “We have seen […]

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Aug 07

Raila insists:Referendum could still be held this year

ODM party Raila Odinga has said a referendum could still be held this year. Raila says Kenyans can still vote before the year ends provided protective measures are put in place. He said he is hopeful that the country’s coronavirus peak will be in September thereby cooling off by end of October, allowing for planning […]

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