Ruto’s Weston Hotel next after  grabbed Ruai land repossession

Ruto’s Weston Hotel next after grabbed Ruai land repossession

Weston Hotel land along Langata Road next to Wilson Airport is set to be reverted back to the government that is if the court rules in favour of Kenya Civil Aviation Authority, that claims absolute ownership. Sources say that the state will take over ownership just the way it did...

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Inside current City Hall politics

Inside current City Hall politics

Nairobi governor Mike Sonko, speaker Beatrice Elachi power games are far from over. The speaker re-vetoed his memorandum on a bill allocating Sh15 billion to the Nairobi Metropolitan Services and returned it back to him for assent days after Matopeni ward MCA Abdi Guyo was reinstated as the county assembly...

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Who will succeed Joho as Coast region kingpin 2022?

Who will succeed Joho as Coast region kingpin 2022?

Kwale governor Salim Mvurya is at forefront in opposing the proposed merger of counties saying it is a clear way of killing devolution which has proved to be working in the country. The governor made the remarks at Kizibe, Matuga while distributing bursary cheques worth more than Sh3.5 million to...

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City deputy commissioner  in love triangle saga!

City deputy commissioner in love triangle saga!

Politician Khadija Theuri from Embakasi in Eastlands has written to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations headquarters seeking the arrest of Embakasi South deputy commissioner Kenneth Gitonga over alleged illegal arrest and harassment of her workers. The DC was at one time, alleged to have engaged in love affair with Wangare...

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Graft: Governor Korane now intimidates MCAs

Graft: Governor Korane now intimidates MCAs

A section of Garissa MCAs are a worried lot. Governor Ali Korane, a former district commissioner, has resorted to intimidating MCAs out to expose corruption within the administration that is said to be running into millions of shillings. One targeted is Jarajila ward MCA Mahat Osman according to sources. Korane...

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Embu deputy speaker Sh100,000 salary offer backfires

Embu deputy speaker Sh100,000 salary offer backfires

An Embu ward representative who pledged to take a Sh100, 000 paycut and offer his salary to the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic until the contagion is effectively arrested is regretting. According to sources, deputy speaker Steve Simba by then had the perception, the virus will only take a month...

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Ex-MP dies after long illness

Ex-MP dies after long illness

A former member of the National Assembly who also vied for the presidency has passed away. Former South Kinangop MP Kimani Wanyoike died while receiving treatment at a Nairobi hospital. The politician passed away on the morning of Wednesday, April 29, aged 85 years. The deceased had been battling a...

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Pokot leaders abandon residents at hour of need

Pokot leaders abandon residents at hour of need

A section of Pokot leaders are walking a tight rope as residents accuse them for abandoning the electorate at this time of Covid-19. The leaders, West Pokot senator Samuel Poghisio, Simon Kachapin who is the Energy ministry chief administrative secretary, deputy governor Nicholas Atudonyang, PS Micah Powon and Tiaty MP...

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Wangamati cornered as Bungoma politics takes another shape

Wangamati cornered as Bungoma politics takes another shape

Is Bungoma senator and Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetang’ula, planning to run for governor’s seat come 2022? And if he does, what are the ramifications in the Bungoma political arena where he holds sway? One thing is clear, Wetangula’s entry in the race if he decides to run, will...

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Nyagarama, deputy differ over  cabinet shuffle

Nyagarama, deputy differ over cabinet shuffle

Five months after the expiry of tenure of 10 members of Nyamira county executive committee, Governor John Nyagarama after engaging in a mouse and cat games over the new appointments, abruptly swang into action by retaining five members of his favourite club, rejected the extension of four members and brought...

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Matiang’i, Kagwe rivalry explodes in cabinet

Matiang’i, Kagwe rivalry explodes in cabinet

It is whispered that the pro-DP William Ruto cabinet secretaries not comfortable with Matiang’i wars with the second in command want Kagwe to chair the powerful coordination committee currently networked by Matiang’i. They see Kagwe as a neutral face compared to the abrasive Matiang’i who is seen to have taken...

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Bribery claims rock naming of NHIF CEO

Bribery claims rock naming of NHIF CEO

Questions are being asked on how the National Hospital Insurance Fund Board settled on Peter Gathege as chief executive officer though he was not among three candidates the board had months earlier shortlisted for the post after interviews. We have information, cartels in the industry collected millions to compromise the...

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