State House allows Ruto ‘murder’ plot ministers to secretly meet again

State House allows Ruto ‘murder’ plot ministers to secretly meet again

Cabinet ministers accused of plotting to assassinate Deputy President William Ruto met on Tuesday with full blessing of State House. According to our source, those opposed to their meetings are out to depict President Uhuru Kenyatta having abandoned the Mt Kenya region as a 2022 campaign tool.They want to portray...

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Shifts and turns as unholy alliance rips county revenue

Shifts and turns as unholy alliance rips county revenue

Kisumu county governor Anyang Nyong’o is a man under pressure steering a shaky vessel on turbulent and stormy waters. Pundits blame this on an alliance of three people who are now evidently functioning as the inner kitchen cabinet of the governor. At the centre of Nyong’o’s advisers is none other...

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Changing fortunes in Maasai politics

Changing fortunes in Maasai politics

The battlelines for the over 600,000 Maasai votes in Kajiado, Narok and Samburu counties have been drawn with William Ruto and Raila Odinga in a cutthroat competition ahead of the 2022 polls. Though Raila has not declared his interest in the 2022 presidential race, he will either marshal the Maasai...

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Tension as Embu, Meru miraa traders fight

Tension as Embu, Meru miraa traders fight

Embu county assembly finance and planning committee has urged the county government of Embu to formulate a policy to control miraa trade. The committee led by Morris Nyaga, MCA Kirimari ward said a policy to control sale of miraa is crucial for helping in management of the trade and also...

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Goons invade Siaya hotel, hold antigraft demo organisers hostage

Goons invade Siaya hotel, hold antigraft demo organisers hostage

A planned demonstration against corruption in national and county governments aborted in Siaya when goons raided a hotel and held the organisers of the proposed protest hostage. The attackers who usually trail local politicians pounced on the unsuspecting organisers who had just finished briefing the media at White Hotel along...

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Kapkatet subcounty hospital now rapists’ den

Kapkatet subcounty hospital now rapists’ den

Kapkatet Subcounty Hospital in Bureti of Kericho county is turning out to be a rapists’ den. This follows reports that a male medical staff raped a female patient without a condom. He has since denied committing the offence before a Kericho court. Hillary Kipkirui Bett who is based at imaging...

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AICPA faction stares at Sh25m legal fee

AICPA faction stares at Sh25m legal fee

The wrangles engulfing African Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa Nyandarua South Diocese is far from over. Archbishop Fredrick Wangómbe has declared war on Bishop Simon Muhoro who is allied to Archbishop Julius Njoroge. Njoroge who does not see eye-to-eye with Wang’ombe has named Muhoro to be incharge of Nyandarua South...

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UON Vice-Chancellor Prof Mbithi future bleak

UON Vice-Chancellor Prof Mbithi future bleak

The future of Prof  Peter Mbithi as University of Nairobi Vice –Chancellor now hangs in balance. On Tuesday, the council chaired by Prof Julia Ojiambo held a meeting where the letter by Prof Mbithi petitioning for consideration of a third term was discussed for hours. It emerged during the talks,...

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