Mumias a municipality at last

Mumias a municipality at last

Residents of Mumias town are set to benefit from improved service delivery following the upgrading of the town into a municipality status. Kakamega county governor Wycliffe Oparanya launched the municipality charter and inaugurated the nine members municipal board that will oversee the operations of the municipality. The governor noted that...

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Unbelievable! Ronaldo breaks more records than Messi

Unbelievable! Ronaldo breaks more records than Messi

The Juventus forward netted four goals as Portugal beat Lithuania to take his overall tally to 25 in European qualifying – two more than the previous record set by former Republic of Ireland striker Keane. Before the match, Keane asked Ronaldo to “leave this one” after pointing out the five-time Ballon d’Or...

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Grabbers fence public land in Kitui

Grabbers fence public land in Kitui

Residents of Kitui Township location and the county assembly are up in arms after unknown tycoons invaded and grabbed the BLI (Better Living Institute) public land earmarked for 2,000 affordable housing units. BLI, which stretches hundreds of acres from the heart of Kitui town, hosts several government institutes including the...

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Major political realignments takes Gusiiland by storm

Major political realignments takes Gusiiland by storm

The burial ceremony of former Nyaribari Masaba MP Hezron Manduku on Friday last week was turned into a political contest among Gusii leaders. A major political realignment has since been taking shape in Kisii with local leaders strongly vouching for the presidential candidature of Interior and National Coordination minister Fred...

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Extortionist Kisumu police on the radar

Extortionist Kisumu police on the radar

Kisumu county is the only region which still has traffic police officers stationed along over 20 roads despite the earlier order by the Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai that unnecessary roadblocks and road checks be removed countrywide. As a result the area transport stakeholders are petitioning the Inspector General...

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Twists and turns in Lake Basin Development saga

Twists and turns in Lake Basin Development saga

Big names in the Lake Basin Development Authority multibillion graft scam are hiding under beds as sleuths hunt for them. This follows arrest orders from Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Hajj after investigations established that Chinese-owned Erdemann Properties Ltd bribed board members with cash and houses to secure a Sh2...

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Officials fleece Kumisa Sacco millions

Officials fleece Kumisa Sacco millions

The chairman of Kumisa Savings and Credit Co-operative Society John Njoroge took a loan of Sh800,000 but he has defaulted in repayment. Njoroge according to an insider, together with other Sacco officials, currently owe the institution over Sh50 million. The Sacco is in serious financial troubles and is unable to...

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Now CID officers plot to arrest Mariga

Now CID officers plot to arrest Mariga

Director of Criminal Investigation plans to arrest football star Macdonald Mariga. Mariga was denied clearance to contest Kibra by-election. Share Pin Email Police sources reveal they have a case against Mariga in relation to the authenticity of documents he used while presenting his application to be cleared to run for...

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Ida Odinga disowns city woman posing as her aide

Ida Odinga disowns city woman posing as her aide

Opposition chief Raila Odinga’s wife Ida Odinga has denounced reports that city politician who allegedly urinated in her mother-in-law’s house during a cultural wedding in Migori county is her personal assistant. An irate Mrs Odinga distanced herself from Risper Adinda, the owner of the popular Ruby Cut Gardens Restaurant in...

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Petition to dissolve Taita assembly hits 52,000 signatures

Petition to dissolve Taita assembly hits 52,000 signatures

Taita-Taveta governor Granton Samboja has launched a scathing attack against a section of bishops in the county dismissing them as “mercenaries” after the prelates called for his resignation over his stand to dissolve the county government. This is happening as 52,000 voters in the county have signed the petition to...

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Massive corruption at Jaramogi Odinga Hospital

Massive corruption at Jaramogi Odinga Hospital

The management of Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital is once again in the spotlight over claims of massive corruption in tender procurement. It has emerged that one Olivia Adhiambo perceived to be a powerful accountant is operating dubious companies known for hijacking lucrative tenders at the institution. But...

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Splinter ACK Mbeere diocese faction back to drawing board

Splinter ACK Mbeere diocese faction back to drawing board

Faithful of the Anglican Church in Mbeere South who are pushing for a split from the ACK Diocese of Mbeere are baying for the blood of Anglican Archbishop Jackson Ole Sapit after he told them to follow the right procedure as contained in the church constitution. Archbishop Sapit, addressing the...

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