Bomet governor Barchok dupes christians

Bomet governor Barchok dupes christians

Faithful of St Teresa Mogogosiek Catholic Parish were kept waiting in vain for Bomet governor Hillary Barchok who had promised to worship with them last Sunday. The governor instead attended another catholic church meeting in Chepalungu subcounty. Area MCA Ambrose Koech was notably absent during the mass, an indication that...

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Panic as Oparanya set to sack chief officers

Panic as Oparanya set to sack chief officers

Panic has gripped Kakamega county after Governor Wycliffe Oparanya wrote show cause letters to about five chief officers. According to sources, the governor is accusing the officers of a number of issues but most important is misuse of county funds. Others are said not to dress properly and leaking confidential...

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Is this the beginning of end of Governor Joho?

Is this the beginning of end of Governor Joho?

Combative Mombasa governor Hassan Joho is under siege from ODM party top brass and supporters who are blaming him for bungling Msambweni constituency by-election campaigns causing the party’s embarrassing defeat. After the defeat, Joho is said to have wept and his efforts to reach Raila Odinga leader were fruitless. ODM...

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Ruto grooms Bishop Wanjiru to succeed Sonko as governor

Ruto grooms Bishop Wanjiru to succeed Sonko as governor

The impeachment of Mike Sonko as Nairobi governor has set the stage for another grueling battle pitting William Ruto against Raila Odinga to secure the crucial seat. Aware of the political ramifications in city governorship by-elections, a section of powerful individuals are pushing to have Polycarp Igathe, who was Sonko’s...

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Why Nyaga was buried in old cloths

Why Nyaga was buried in old cloths

The late Embu politician Joe Nyaga’s request to his family to select clothes from his wardrobe to bury him in and his elder son to iron them was significant according to sources well versed with the move. It is said Joe was anointing his son to succeed him politically. Joe...

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EACC raid Malava constituency development fund offices

EACC raid Malava constituency development fund offices

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission officers for the second time in a span of two months, raided Malava National Government Constituency Development Fund offices in what sources within the office say is indepth investigations into alleged corruption activities that may have led to the loss of millions of shillings from the...

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How Kikuyu, Kamba voters aided Bader Msambweni win

How Kikuyu, Kamba voters aided Bader Msambweni win

A smart strategy by deputy president William Ruto’s team to entice migrant communities comprising largely the Kikuyu and Kamba in Msambweni constituency to vote for independent candidate Feisal Bader was the final blow that felled ODM’s candidate Omar Boga. In the secret strategy, the Ruto team lured majority of the...

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Knut branch Secretary Mutai to face Sossion

Knut branch Secretary Mutai to face Sossion

Kenya National Union of Teachers Kericho branch secretary Stanley Mutai has declared his intention to vie for post of the union secretary general. Mutai, a straight shooting trade unionist, did not mince his words when he announced he was ready for face-off with the current secretary general Wilson Sossion in...

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OCS faces private prosecution for demolition he oversaw

OCS faces private prosecution for demolition he oversaw

A move by a human rights organization to engage a lawyer to institute a private prosecution against police officers in Mombasa county for abuse of office has sent panic in the police service. The move is intended to be a lesson for police officers who violate the constitution under the...

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Locals bay for killer Elburgon quarry owners blood

Locals bay for killer Elburgon quarry owners blood

Residents of Elburgon, Molo subcounty, Nakuru want the government to crack whip on owners of Mukinyai farm after three siblings drowned in a quarry located within the farm. When Weekly Citizen visited the scene, it was not fenced and no watchman is posted on the site. The siblings drowned when...

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Immorality ghosts haunt PCEA cleric to grave

Immorality ghosts haunt PCEA cleric to grave

Burial ghosts are haunting PCEA Nyahururu Parish minister Rev Fred Kariuki over his immoralities that have seen a woman claim she bore twins with him. A Nyahururu court temporarily suspended the burial of the parish minister after a lady, 25-year-old Priscila Mumbi Mbogo claimed in 2016, she conceived and gave...

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Mombasa hospital Montana linked to patients death

Mombasa hospital Montana linked to patients death

A Mombasa woman is accusing a doctor of medical negligence that left her with a shattered dream after getting admission to Montana Hospital, a private hospital in Magogoni ward, Kisauni subcounty in Mombasa. Jackline Anyango Auko visited Montana Hospital accompanied by her husband on November 28, 2020 after developing severe...

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