Uhuru, Raila differ over 2022 succession

Uhuru, Raila differ over 2022 succession

Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga have differed over the 2022 succession race with word the president is favouring Musalia Mudavadi, Kalonzo Musyoka, Moses Wetangula and the new kid on the political scene Baringo Senator and Kanu chief Gideon Moi. The four are pushing for a Sacred Alliance or Holy Alliance....

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Iconic Kisumu Boys School faces demolition

Iconic Kisumu Boys School faces demolition

A plan by Kisumu county government to relocate Kisumu Boys High School from its location in the city centre has elicited mixed reactions from stakeholders and the general public. The looming demolition of the learning institution with a long history sparked off a raging debate with others lauding those behind...

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Rabai factor crops up in Kilifi governor race

Rabai factor crops up in Kilifi governor race

Kilifi deputy governor Gideon Saburi has declared his interest in succeeding his boss Governor Amason Jeffa Kingi in next year’s general elections. Saburi who served as a county executive committee member during Kingi’s first term, was selected as Kingi’s running mate in 2017 after the governor fell out with his...

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Kenya Seed staff bay for manager’s blood

Kenya Seed staff bay for manager’s blood

Joy has returned to Kenya Seed Company following the suspension of human resources manager Stephen Malakwen. According to sources within the corporation, most of the lower cadre members of staff indicate that the work environment is now perfect in the absence of the iron-fisted authoritarian manager. The HR manager is...

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BBI: Why Atwoli decided to engage Western MCAs directly

BBI: Why Atwoli decided to engage Western MCAs directly

A secret move by Cotu secretary general Francis Atwoli using his network to personally reach out a number of MCAs drawn from the Western region to to pass the Building Bridges Initiative through their respective county assemblies is bearing fruit. Atwoli is one of the brains behind BBI and Western...

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Kamba elders summon Kalonzo, Muthama for cleansing

Kamba elders summon Kalonzo, Muthama for cleansing

As the so-called Kamba council of elders goes quiet in the face of the shameful altercation between Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and former Machakos senator Johnson Muthama, Kamba elders drawn from across the 22 clans have been asked to summon the two politicians for a dressing-down. Churches have also been...

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Looming showdown as voters vow to resist ODM MP

Looming showdown as voters vow to resist ODM MP

A showdown looms following reports that Alego/Usonga MP Samuel Atandi and his team are gearing up for a series of public appearances at South East Alego despite a hostile ground after he physically attacked the area chief. Weekly Citizen has established that area leaders and residents have declared Atandi persona...

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New aspirant joins murky Kisumu politics

New aspirant joins murky Kisumu politics

Kisumu Central constituency post is up for grabs as major political players toss into the race to oust the current MP Fred Ouda who is serving his term. The battle has attracted a youthful politician Deo Owalla popularly known as ‘Wuod Nyanaya’, businessman Joshua Oron and an advocate Kenneth Amondi...

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