How Uhuru saved Sonko’s MCAs impeachment at Statehouse

How Uhuru saved Sonko’s MCAs impeachment at Statehouse

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday, February 29, held talks with Nairobi MCAs at State House where it was agreed they should stop impeaching governor Mike Sonko. According to sources at Statehouse meeting, Uhuru reasoning was impeaching Sonko will complicate issues in management of the County affairs more so after he...

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Ruto allies blame alcohol as reason behind Raila hoarse voice at Meru rally

Ruto allies blame alcohol as reason behind Raila hoarse voice at Meru rally

DP Ruto supporters now claim ODM leader Raila Odinga over indulged in alcohol taking while in Meru where he spent a night leading to his voice failing. They are now even boasting Reggae train has come to an end in Meru going by Raila’s  short speech at Meru BBI meeting.

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Panic over Raila’s faint hoarse voice at Meru BBI meeting

Panic over Raila’s faint hoarse voice at Meru BBI meeting

There was panic among top politicians and Raila aides at Meru BBI meeting when he strained to address the rally. At one time, Siaya Senator James Orengo was spotted asking a Luo MP present what had happened. One of the ODM leader aides was seen rushing to Raila’s official car...

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Clans rear ugly head again in Nyamira governor race

Clans rear ugly head again in Nyamira governor race

As the political succession of Nyamira county gubernatorial race continues and campaigns hot up, members of Bogetutu clan have gone back to the drawing board to find out why they have lost the seat in two consecutive elections and scheme on how to win the seat which has been going...

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Court stops flights from China

Court stops flights from China

Blow to Kenyan government as High Court suspends flights from China and orders authority to trace and isolate all 239 passengers who had controversially landed in the country aboard Chinese flight. Justice James Makua issued the ruling following a successful petition by Law Society of Kenya through lawyer Dudley Ochiel....

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Kakamega man who cycled to bury Moi begs to host Sonko

Kakamega man who cycled to bury Moi begs to host Sonko

The family of a man who rode from Kakamega to Kabarak in Nakuru county to attend burial of former president Daniel arap Moi plans to offer special prayers for Nairobi governor Mike Sonko at their homestead. Share Pin Email They want Sonko to be present during the prayer session. It...

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Rivals fight to control Niavasha matatu terminus

Rivals fight to control Niavasha matatu terminus

Tension is still high at the main Naivasha bus terminus with old operators fighting to lock out new ones said to have bribed local county administration to be allowed to operate. Passengers heading to Nairobi and Kingangop were recently caught in the battles. At the centre of the storm are...

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Notorious Vihiga thief, wife murdered in revenge mission

Notorious Vihiga thief, wife murdered in revenge mission

A man and his wife who were murdered in Itenji village were well known criminals among locals and county security team. Nelson Kehenji, 27, and his wife Sheilah Makungu, 24 were believed to be ring leaders of those behind spate of thuggery in Vihiga and neighbouring areas. Those Weekly Citizen...

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The never-ending Watamu hotel court ownership battles

The never-ending Watamu hotel court ownership battles

A luxurious tourist establishment in Watamu, Kilifi county has been at the centre of fierce court battles for more than a decade, threatening its very existence. One hotel, two names, two different sets of owners and a myriad of court cases. However, the Judiciary, Malindi subcounty security committee have so...

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Tycoons join battle to control Kalenjin politics after Moi’s death

Tycoons join battle to control Kalenjin politics after Moi’s death

With the death of retired president Daniel Moi who had taken control of Kalenjin politics since the 1950s, eyes are now on his favourite son, Baringo senator Gideon Moi. But even as Gideon battles to control region politics, Kalenjin tycoons are scheming to take charge under a third force. The...

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Ruto’s survival plot

Ruto’s survival plot

Cornered from all directions and deserted by key allies fearing state persecution, William Ruto is now crafting a new strategy that will see him remain a force to reckon with in the post-2022 government to cushion himself from criminal prosecution in case he does not win the presidency. Part of...

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Traffic police wreak bribe terror at Matiang’i home

Traffic police wreak bribe terror at Matiang’i home

Traffic police department in Nyamira South subcounty in Nyamira county have been put on the spotlight for extortion, impunity and failure to enforce the traffic rules and laws in the area . Incidentally, Interior cabinet secretary who is the boss of police Fred Matiang’i comes from the county where his...

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