Ngilu Kamba shrine plan angers elders

Ngilu Kamba shrine plan angers elders

The announcement by Kitui governor Charity Ngilu that she will hold a meeting of fellow Kamba governors atop the revered Nzambani Rock in Kitui has drawn the ire of elders who fear that such a function would anger the ancestors and result into a calamity in the community. Ngilu made...

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Webuye East politicians tear into each other at funeral

Webuye East politicians tear into each other at funeral

It was a scene to behold during a burial as Carol Buyela, the Bungoma county special programmes adviser, and Ndivisi MCA Martin Wanyonyi verbally tore into each other. “When they give you a chance to lead other people, always be honest, and you will receive all the blessings,” Buyela told...

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Fireworks in West Pokot politics

Fireworks in West Pokot politics

Pokot elders and women leaders in the county will start collecting signatures for the removal of the West Pokot Senator Samuel Poghisio, who is also the Senate majority leader. The elders have too called for the resignation of the county assembly speaker, Catherine Mukenyang, and absentee deputy governor Nicholas Atudonyang...

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Ills at Bungoma based Kamuneru Secondary School

Ills at Bungoma based Kamuneru Secondary School

Members of the community whose children school at Bishop Okiring Kamuneru High School in Mt Elgon are up in arms and have called for the transfer of its principal David Otieno. They have accused Otieno of running the school single-handedly, running it with iron-fist, and disregarding the board of management...

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Top cop,MP linked to ethanol smuggling

Top cop,MP linked to ethanol smuggling

William Ruto’s point man in Migori and a senior police officer in the county have furiously reacted to accusations linking them to ethanol smuggling and trafficking ring at the Kenya-Tanzania border. The reported dealings of Kuria West MP Mathias Robi is a cause for concern and police insiders claim that...

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Guv Kingi falls out with his county secretary

Guv Kingi falls out with his county secretary

Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi has fallen out with his county secretary, Arnold Mkare, but instead of showing him the door, the governor decided to sideline him in county operations with the hope that he will feel frustrated and resign. Sources claim that the governor is unhappy with the manner in...

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