Is Matiang’i being used to fight Maraga?

Is Matiang’i being used to fight Maraga?

When Chief Justice David Maraga nullified the 2017 presidential general elections, little did he know that he was inviting trouble from the executive arm of the government into his leadership in the judiciary where he is the president of the Supreme Court? Reading the nullification ruling, president Uhuru Kenyatta, his...

Read more
Finishing Ruto going as planned

Finishing Ruto going as planned

The unveiling of the Building Bridges Initiative report has set in motion the 2022 Uhuru Kenyatta succession where State House and Office of the President senior officials are working on a script to have Raila Odinga as the stopgap head of state. Powerful forces want to use the BBI which...

Read more
Coast MPs on Joho’s chopping board 2022

Coast MPs on Joho’s chopping board 2022

Mombasa governor Hassan Joho is plotting the political downfall of MPs in the Coast region who are pro-William Ruto in the 2022 general elections. In Mombasa county, Joho has put in motion strategies to ensure Nyali MP Mohamed Ali aka Jicho Pevu is defeated in the next general elections. Other...

Read more
Mudavadi, Atwoli row as Luhya supremacy war rumbles on

Mudavadi, Atwoli row as Luhya supremacy war rumbles on

As the supremacy war for western region takes centrestage, the raging power struggle between Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi and Central Organisation of Trade Unions secretary-general Francis Atwoli has taken an interesting turn, with the ANC boss boldly aiming his guns at the combative trade unionist. Atwoli prediction that...

Read more
Key Uhuru men work on 2022 line-up

Key Uhuru men work on 2022 line-up

With barely three years to go before the next general election, civil servants allied to Uhuru Kenyatta are identifying and earmarking elective seats to contest for in the transitional 2022 general elections in fear that change of regime will mean the end of their civil service career given that they...

Read more
Joho worst performing governor, claims Nyali MP

Joho worst performing governor, claims Nyali MP

Nyali MP Mohamed Ali has accused Mombasa governor Hassan Joho of being famous in showing off instead of delivering services to the port city residents. Ali said there is no major project done in the port city by the Joho government. He called on residents to fight political conman ship...

Read more
Confusion in Murang’a politics

Confusion in Murang’a politics

Members of the Kieleweke team that is opposed to William Ruto taking over from Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022 have intensified their campaigns in Murang’a as they plot to counter the gains made by their opponents. The legislators from Murang’a in the Kieleweke team include Kangema’s Muturi Kigano, Gatanga’s Joseph Nduati...

Read more
Tuju, Rege factors test waters for prodigal sons in Nyanza politics

Tuju, Rege factors test waters for prodigal sons in Nyanza politics

The recent revelations that Jubilee secretary general Raphael Tuju is working closely with Raila Odinga ahead of 2022 elections is a clear pointer of favourable political ground to the once rejected politicians in Nyanza for defying the ODM leader. Already, two former MPs from the region who backed Jubilee in...

Read more
Thankless Ruto Ukambani allies desert his camp

Thankless Ruto Ukambani allies desert his camp

William Ruto’s political allies in Ukambani have suddenly gone dead on their efforts to popularise the DP’s presidential bid in the region. The allies, a majority of them elected on a Jubilee party ticket in 2013 and 2017 general elections are now singing different political songs even when majority of...

Read more
DP wakes from decade slumber to chastise Jubilee

DP wakes from decade slumber to chastise Jubilee

Democratic Party of Kenya has weighed in on the raging war of words between Kieleweke and Tanga Tanga factions in the ruling Jubilee party saying leaders should instead be focusing their energies on fulfilling the pre-election manifesto and the so-called Big Four Agenda. DP organising secretary Daniel Munene said the...

Read more
Mvurya, Kwale speaker poll showdown looms

Mvurya, Kwale speaker poll showdown looms

Kwale governor Salim Mvurya’s succession plans have become uncertain after county assembly speaker Sammy Ruwa declared his candidature for governorship in 2022. The speaker who is doing his second term hails from the same Duruma sub-tribe of Mijikenda with Mvurya, hence complicating the governor’s succession equation. Mvurya has not hidden...

Read more
How state plans to merge 32 public universities

How state plans to merge 32 public universities

The government has dropped a bombshell in the education sector with the announcement of radical changes that will see a merger and closure of some public universities. Share Pin Email Weekly Citizen has information that a bill is being drafted to be presented in parliament that will help in navigating...

Read more