Exposed: British firm Petredec behind corrupt money laundering in Kenya

Exposed: British firm Petredec behind corrupt money laundering in Kenya

  Our Weekly Citizen investigative team has uncovered what could be the missing link between corrupt money stashed abroad and liquidity in Kenya. Money laundering is done in the three stages; placement, layering and integration. Through these steps, money from corrupt proceeds is made to appear legitimate and introduced into...

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Uhuru, Raila work on government of National unity

Uhuru, Raila work on government of National unity

Share Pin Email Talk is rife, president Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga are working on the government of National Unity. Set to be brought on board is Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyokla and his ANC counterpart Musalia Mudavadi. Already according to our source, the decision by Jubilee pro Uhuru...

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Gusii MPs gang against Matiang’i

Gusii MPs gang against Matiang’i

William Ruto’s recent tour to the larger Gusii region where he held a major fundraiser for the Seventh Day Adventist church was aimed at taming powerful Interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i’s continued emerging influence and factor in local Gusii politics. It is said that the DP’s camp, in order to...

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Anxiety at KRA as Njiraini term ends

Anxiety at KRA as Njiraini term ends

There is growing anxiety at the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) over the next Commissioner-General as the tenure of John Njiraini comes to an end. With less than two months before Njiraini’s tenure comes to an end, the Francis Muthaura-led Board is yet to advertise his position to invite applicants in...

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Fresh trouble brews at Nairobi Water Company

Fresh trouble brews at Nairobi Water Company

A serious governance storm is brewing at Nairobi Water Company in the wake of direct abuse of basic governance guidelines, selective application of the human resource manual and policies and deliberate noncompliance to statutory industrial relations regulations coupled with failure of ensuing due diligence in handling industrial relation matters. These...

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Court rules ex-high school principal stands demoted

Court rules ex-high school principal stands demoted

A former secondary school principal still stands demoted pending the hearing and determination of the main case at the Kisumu Employment and Labour Relations Court, Justice Mathews Nderi has ruled. Dora Nandeka Anyango had sued her employer, the Teachers Service Commission, seeking an injunction suspending the contents of the letter...

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Bid to end PAG church leadership wrangles

Bid to end PAG church leadership wrangles

The troubles rocking Pentecostal Assemblies of God church are far from over. It has now forced the government to intervene to end the squabbles that have tainted the name of the once respected church. Vihiga county commissioner Susan Waweru has given the church’s warring factions one week to put their...

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Trouble as county sacks 1500 casual workers

Trouble as county sacks 1500 casual workers

Youths from Kilifi county recently demonstrated along Malindi roads and streets protesting the approval of Kilifi county assembly to sack over 1,500 casual workers. The casual workers majority who are youths carried placards protesting in Malindi town before converging at the county assembly premises where they littered garbage at the...

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Joho’s succession race hots up

Joho’s succession race hots up

The impeachment of Tawfiq Balala as Mombasa county transport, infrastructure and public works CEC was the culmination of silent battle between Governor Hassan Joho and cabinet secretary Najib Balala. Tawfiq who is the CS’s nephew was sent packing by MCAs over gross misconduct and abuse of office. CS Balala a...

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Inquest plot in lawyer Assa Nyakundi son murder case

Inquest plot in lawyer Assa Nyakundi son murder case

Three leading Kisii tycoons are secretly working to have city lawyer Assa Nyakundi not face criminal trial for shooting his son dead. Instead they want an inquest to reveal the cause of the death. With an inquest it will take time to get to the bottom of the matter since...

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