Ruto Kalenjin tribe sidelined in top KRA job

Ruto Kalenjin tribe sidelined in top KRA job

Five candidates have been shortlisted to the final stage of the race to succeed Kenya Revenue Authority outgoing commissioner general John Njiraini. The initial list had 30 applicants but the shortlisted five are Duncan Otieno Onduru, James Githii Mburu, Julius Waita Mwatu, Richard Boro Ndungu and Anrew Kazora Okello. Share...

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Nyong’o mother dies on the day of contempt of court ruling

Nyong’o mother dies on the day of contempt of court ruling

Mama Dorcas Owino Nyongo died at the Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi. According to a family statement mama Dorcas who had been admitted at the facility for some days died on Tuesday at 1.55 pm. Among those who have sent their messages of condolences is former Prime Minister Raila...

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What landed pro-Ruto MCA in court

Share Pin Email Police officers acting on a tip off arrested the said MCA and his driver namely George Ngugi Kiarie. The duo was driving a motor vehicle registration number KCQ 918U Toyota Hiace. The motor vehicle had its body displaying portrait of the DP William Ruto in full military...

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Ongwae deserts deputy at the hour of need

Ongwae deserts deputy at the hour of need

Kisii deputy governor Joash Maangi is at war with his boss James Ongwae over his continued silence to endorse him for the 2022 political succession race with revelations that the governor has paraded a different team which will protect his legacy once he retires. Having served two senators, Chris Obure...

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Sex ghost haunts Pefa bishop from office

Sex ghost haunts Pefa bishop from office

Pentecostal Evangelistic Fellowship of Africa church regional bishop representing Malava and Navakholo region, Sinema Bamba, has stepped aside from his position to pave way for investigations into alleged audio phone call recording with a woman believed to be his lover and married a church member. In a later dated May...

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Kisumu activist underworld deals now in focus

Kisumu activist underworld deals now in focus

Kisumu City Residents Voice chairman Audi Ogada has for over 20 years wreaked havoc among leaders ranging from school heads, politicians, businessmen, the media and members of the police force. The self-proclaimed civil rights activist has written thousands of letters to various personalities across the country ostensibly to secure gains...

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Brothers charged with defiling minor

Brothers charged with defiling minor

Two brothers together with their mother were charged in a Homa Bay court with charges of defiling a 16-year-old girl contrary to the sexual offences Act. The two brothers, Kevin Ouma and Tyson Onyango, were charged that on May 7, this year at Pala Masogo village in Homa Bay county,...

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Railway staff benefits board dead

Railway staff benefits board dead

The Kenya Railways Corporation retirees have called for the overhaul of the parastatal’s staff retirements benefit scheme board for failing its members. The pensioners from Nyanza region are demanding an urgent general meeting to deliberate on the current position of the scheme that they are saying is on the verge...

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Land fraudsters wreak havoc in Eldoret

Land fraudsters wreak havoc in Eldoret

Businessmen and property owners in Eldoret have raised concern over increasing cases of fraudulent land transactions in Uasin Gishu county. Eldoret businesswoman Leah Chepchumba said that swindlers in the land sector comprise lawyers, officers at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, government officials in administration, land brokers among other associates. Chepchumba...

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KRA board divided over staff sackings

KRA board divided over staff sackings

More than 100 Kenya Revenue Authority employees implicated in the ongoing tax evasion purge are now facing summary dismissal with a contentious clause in their employment contract returning to haunt the affected junior members of staff. This is happening as a major scam involving printing of stamps by KRA by...

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Eight governors on EACC radar after Waititu arrest

Eight governors on EACC radar after Waititu arrest

The trend where detectives pounce on governors barely after grilling by the senate public accounts and investments committee has caused panic among a group of county CEOs whose arrest are expected any time. After the dramatic arrest of Kiambu governor Ferdinand Waititu, five other governors are on the radar of...

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