Barefaced scheme to grab plot in Jericho ends in court duel

Barefaced scheme to grab plot in Jericho ends in court duel

A city trader evicted from his premises has moved to court demanding compensation, arguing the court order relied on did not authorise his eviction. The businessman, Josphat Ngotho Kamunge is demanding Sh1.7 million compensation from John Maina Nduhiu for illegally and maliciously destroying his property situated at Kimathi Industrial Plots...

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Stage set for dissolution of Nairobi county government

Stage set for dissolution of Nairobi county government

The stage has been set for the dissolution of the Nairobi county government after the government ordered police to bar county executives from accessing their offices in the capital. The move that caught the county chiefs offguard was ordered by State House and supervised by the OCPD Central Police Station....

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New UoN VC appointment faces court challenge as PSC top 3 emerge

New UoN VC appointment faces court challenge as PSC top 3 emerge

There is more than meet the eyes in the appointment of Prof Stephen Gitahi Kiama as Vice Chancellor of the University of Nairobi.Already,talk is rife,two of the candidates that emerged top are planning to move to the labour court to challenge the appointment. Share Pin Email Kiama appointment came as...

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Bribery, sex demands as Joho fails to name cabinet

Bribery, sex demands as Joho fails to name cabinet

Bribery, sex exploits and intense lobbying have dogged Mombasa county as Governor Hassan Joho toys with constituting his executive months after its predecessor’s term expired. Weekly Citizen has information that the governor’s brother, Abubakar Joho, and his key allies, among them assembly speaker are part of the kitchen cabinet being...

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No reprieve for Governor Sonko and Governor Waititu

No reprieve for Governor Sonko and Governor Waititu

Governors facing Graft charges  have been dealt another blow by the court of Court of Appeal Judge Jamila Mohammed on Friday after she ruled that the High Court ruling was constitutional as the governor’s seat was not vacated while referring to the case of Samburu Governor Moses Lenolkulal which limited...

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Chebukati In-laws go for each others’ throats

Chebukati In-laws go for each others’ throats

The escalating property row pitting the family of IEBC chairman Wafula Chebukati and his in-laws has taken an ugly twist with allegations of attempts by a wing of interested parties to poison Chebukati’s mother- in-law, the custodian of the multimillion shillings estate in dispute. In a leaked email communication, part...

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More names in Itare dam sh38 b scam

More names in Itare dam sh38 b scam

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations  headquarters is currently busy as top government officials are bing investigated on matters relating  to the multi-billion Itare dam scandal. Among those on the list is Lydia Ntimama, daughter of former Cabinet minister William ole Ntimama.She isamong persons of interest in the sh38 billion scandal....

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Names of Nairobi county top officials to be arrested with Sonko

Names of Nairobi county top officials to be arrested with Sonko

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DPP) boss Noordin Haji has ordered  the arrest and prosecution of Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko over corruption allegations. Haji also ordered the arrest of several Nairobi county employees as well as other persons of interest for receiving monies and unlawful acquisition of public property,...

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Nyamira voters say senator, MCAs have joined governor to loot

Nyamira voters say senator, MCAs have joined governor to loot

The rampant corruption that has riddled Nyamira county government for the last three years has seen area residents declaring total war against the MCAs and the senator Okongo Omogeni. The MCAs and the senator’s mandate entail that their role and responsibility of oversight in the administration of the county government...

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Whistle blower exposes top road engineer’s dirty wealth

Whistle blower exposes top road engineer’s dirty wealth

On April 6 2010, Daniel Charles MacOmbogo, a casual worker at the Ndori-Owimbi-Luanda Kotieno Road Project in Kisumu county turned to the ministry of Roads headquarters in Nairobi to do what he thought was desired of a responsible citizen. MacOmbogo had travelled all the way from western Kenya to blow...

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Embu finance boss, lawyers fleece county millions

Embu finance boss, lawyers fleece county millions

The county assembly of Embu wants Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and the Directorate of Criminal Investigations to investigate corruption in the county executive’s finance department. At the centre of the storm is Sh200 million that was lost during the reign of chief officer for finance Ruth Ndirangu when she was...

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Governor faces eviction over rent default

Governor faces eviction over rent default

Marsabit county government has moved with speed and responded to a debtor to avoid being prosecuted and evicted over rent arrears amounting to Sh900, 000 for the governor’s residence. The businessman has threatened to evict Governor Muhamud Ali from his property. Yabi Construction Company had issued a press statement indicating...

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