Fresh scandal surfaces at troubled UNESCO agency Nairobi

Fresh scandal surfaces at troubled UNESCO agency Nairobi

A new scandal has surfaced at Kenya National Commission for United Nations Education Scientific and cultural (KNATCOM) office. It is a department under the ministry of Education with its Headquarters at National Bank Building, Harambee Avenue. A dossier in our possession reveals a senior official influenced the advertisement for the...

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Twists and turns in the hunt for Masinde Muliro VC

Twists and turns in the hunt for Masinde Muliro VC

Intense lobbying is on to fill the position of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology vice chancellor. Activist Okiya Omutata is said have been hired by late Fredrick Otieno to stop the recruitment process and subsequently the process was stopped. By then the late Prof Otieno was of the...

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Obado factor leaves Mbadi wounded

Obado factor leaves Mbadi wounded

By Fredrick Odiero Orange Democratic Movement chairman John Mbadi and Migori senator Ochilo Ayacko have been left badly bruised as the dust settles following the aborted ouster of Migori governor Okoth Obado. Mbadi and Ayacko were seen to be in the forefront in attempts aimed at removing Obado via an...

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Critical analysis of 2022 Vihiga gubernatorial race

Critical analysis of 2022 Vihiga gubernatorial race

Vihiga governor Wilbur Ottichilo possibility of winning 2022 county top position cannot be ruled out according to political analysts. This is based on various factors in Vihiga county politics. One, it has to do with Senator George Khaniri factor in the unfolding political matrix. Initially, talk on the ground was...

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Joho grooms aspirants for Mombasa county political seats

Joho grooms aspirants for Mombasa county political seats

Following reports that Mvita MP Abdulswamad Nassir is set to contest for Mombasa governor seat, aspirants eyeing the parliamentary seat have kicked off early campaigns to succeed him as Mvita MP in 2022 general elections. Governor Hassan Joho is fronting his close associate Mohammed Machele for the Mvita seat. Machele...

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Former city MP meets resistance in Siaya politics

Former city MP meets resistance in Siaya politics

The political matrix in Alego/Usonga is proving to be an interesting affair as aspirants line up to challenge incumbent Samuel Atandi. Despite the fact that no MP has been reelected since the introduction of multiparty politics, Atandi has vowed to break the jinx in a looming face off with veteran...

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Uhuru Gusii tour leaves Ruto camp divided lot

Uhuru Gusii tour leaves Ruto camp divided lot

Uhuru Kenyatta and his handshake comrade Raila Odinga not only used their visit to Kisii county to celebrate the Mashujaa Day but also used the occasion to try dismantle the political networks of William Ruto which he has built in the Gusii region for his presidential bid come the 2022...

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Oburu son to run for Kisumu Central MP seat

Oburu son to run for Kisumu Central MP seat

Oburu Oginga has scoffed at reports that his son not to run for MP for Kisumu Central constituency seat in the next general elections. Oburu said that rumours doing rounds that he has urged is son Elijah Oburu to support Joshua Oron are untrue. He said he cannot purport to...

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Kiraitu caught in Prime lodge ownership wrangles

Kiraitu caught in Prime lodge ownership wrangles

Meru county assembly trade committee is at war with Governor Kiraitu Murungi government over Sh329m Leopard Rock Lodge controversy. Leopard Rock Lodge is a luxury lodge located within Meru National Park. According to the committee, an arbitrator had ruled that Meru county pays the hotel proprietor Sh329m after terminating his...

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Daggers drawn as Kikuyu elders set to host Luo counterparts

Daggers drawn as Kikuyu elders set to host Luo counterparts

Even as Kikuyu Council of Elders led by Wachira Kiago as chairman prepares to host their Luo counterparts in Nyeri county later this month, questions are being asked as to whether they represent the community’s position or are simply political brokers going for the highest bidder. There are also concerns...

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Drama as sacked senior KPA Manager collapses

Drama as sacked senior KPA Manager collapses

A senior Kenya Ports Authority manager who was recently sacked in a major reshuffle collapsed on receiving the bad news. Adza Dzengo who was acting procurement manager and sacked over graft allegations collapsed upon being handed the letter. Dzengo has since gone underground and is rarely seen in public. The...

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John Keen children fight over multi-billion fortunes

John Keen children fight over multi-billion fortunes

A bitter feud has erupted in the family of late politician and tycoon John Keen. At the centre of the family differences is the management and sharing of his empire valued at Sh25 billion. Keen had vast investments, among them real estate, hotels, bank deposits, prime land across Kenya and...

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