Chinese  linked  firms SANY, Rhombus underworld operations in Kenya

Chinese linked firms SANY, Rhombus underworld operations in Kenya

When Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) has obtained temporary orders to stop a firm from supplying and commissioning equipment to the authority worth Sh.540 million,to a layman,it was just another like many other such cases. However,Weekly Citizen has information,there are more than meet the eye in the said case and a...

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Suffering family begs for help to survive

Suffering family begs for help to survive

July 10 2014 was a sad day a widower in Kakamega remembers with a lot of sorrow not only because of the death of his wife, Felistus Andeka, but also a wounding remark by his father-in-law who accused him of murdering his daughter despite the fact that the deceased’s family...

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Slay queens,politics milk Bungoma World Bank project

Slay queens,politics milk Bungoma World Bank project

The future of Bungoma county getting a share from a Sh350 million annual grant from the World Bank now hangs in balance, owing to the bad blood between chief executive committee member of Agriculture Chirasha Makanda and his chief officer John Wasike. Surprisingly, Makanda and Wasike are using millions of...

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MP escapes villagers’ ire

MP escapes villagers’ ire

Alego/Usonga MP Samwel Atandi dramatically last week escaped death by a whisker and forced to seek refuge at a police station to evade an irate mob baying for his blood following his attack on a local administrator. The victim, South East Alego chief Joseph Ojala was rushed to a Siaya...

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Exposed: The real faces behind Nyamira wrangles

Exposed: The real faces behind Nyamira wrangles

Nyamira county 2022 gubernatorial race politics and thirst for handouts by MCAs made the assembly to resoundingly reject nominee for the position of the deputy governor. Governor Amos Nyaribo three weeks ago had nominated the former West Mugirango MP James Gesami from the list of over 70 applicants to the...

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Tension high at Trans Nzoia land scheme

Tension high at Trans Nzoia land scheme

Tension is high at Chepchona phase 1 scheme that borders Bungoma and Trans Nzoia counties after the government announced it will carry out operations to flush out cartels that have caused suffering to genuine land owners. At a recent security meeting at Chepchoina, Trans Nzoia county commissioner Samson Ojwang revealed...

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Ruto to arrest Uhuru sisters, ministers if president

Ruto to arrest Uhuru sisters, ministers if president

A detailed plan of what William Ruto intends to accomplish in the first 100 days in office if elected president in the 2022 general elections according to his campaign manifesto being worked on has been leaked to Weekly Citizen. Ruto campaign team is currently working on his manifesto ahead of...

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More ill happenings at KPA pension scheme emerge

More ill happenings at KPA pension scheme emerge

Members of Kenya Ports Authority Pension Scheme have lodged a complaint to the chief executive officer Retirement Benefits Authority Nzomo Mutuku following a decision by the trustees to the pension scheme to dispose off houses without giving members any formal notice or consulting on the same. Through Mark Waziri Omolo...

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Mudavadi factor rocks Uhuru, Raila marriage

Mudavadi factor rocks Uhuru, Raila marriage

Pushed to the corner by William Ruto, Uhuru Kenyatta seems to have fallen into the trap of his handlers secretly backing Musalia Mudavadi for the presidency in a new coalition that also ropes in Kalonzo Musyoka, Moses Wetang’ula and Gideon Moi. Peter Kenneth is the flower in the new lineup...

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Outcry over poor management at KPA

Outcry over poor management at KPA

Lack of a substantive managing director at Kenya Ports Authority seems to be taking a toll on its operations with reports that ships dwelling time has since gone up affecting standard gauge railway cargo operations. Sources at the port say SGR trains have dropped from 14 to five per day...

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Sonko allies thrown out of plum city liquor board

Sonko allies thrown out of plum city liquor board

Barely a day after Ann Kananu took over as Nairobi acting governor, former governor Mike Sonko’s men and women are besieged at City Hall. Chief finance officer Johnson Akongo has been moved from the plum position and replaced by Halake Waqo. Halake is close to majority leader Abdi Guyo. Guyo...

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Fierce feuds engulf Kanu Kisumu office

Fierce feuds engulf Kanu Kisumu office

A fresh row has erupted among various Kanu factions in Kisumu county ahead of an anticipated visit of the party chairman and Baringo senator Gideon Moi. Talk among party members is that some of those claiming to be officials, simply want to fleece Senator Moi his millions of shillings. Unlike...

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