Alarm as MCA draws knife at hotel

Alarm as MCA draws knife at hotel

Trans Nzoia Ford-Kenya leadership has petitioned the party’s national executive council to expel two of its nominated members of county assembly for gross misconduct. The leaders said the behaviour of the two MCAs amounted to indiscipline in this era where leaders need show decorum and respect for each other in...

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Former Mmust VC Otieno suffers another blow

Former Mmust VC Otieno suffers another blow

The pull and push that of late has characterised the relationship between former vice chancellor Fredrick Otieno and chairman of council of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology Jeremy Bundi for nearly one year appear headed to a nasty ending. The ugly scenario appears to have been ignited by...

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Kalonzo linked to Meru land murders

Kalonzo linked to Meru land murders

Former vice president Kalonzo Musyoka’s name features prominently in a sensitive land case in Meru county. Recently, the High Court in Meru declined to order Kalonzo to record a statement after a murder suspect surprised the court by linking the former VC to land grabbing and murders that have rocked...

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Meru lawyer’s Sh151m fee splits Isiolo county

Meru lawyer’s Sh151m fee splits Isiolo county

Meru town lawyer Dickson Munene’s decision to sue Isiolo county government to pay him Sh151.6 million in legal fees has divided the legal department at the county. Some of those handling the case on behalf of the county have given differing opinions. Some want the matter handled with great care...

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No end to Governor Khaemba tribulations

No end to Governor Khaemba tribulations

Corruption and tribalism have stalled projects initiated by the county government headed by Governor Patrick Khaemba. Some of the projects that have stalled include referral and teaching hospital, Kitale Bus Park and Kenyatta stadium that have consumed millions of taxpayers’ money. The locals have since accused the Ethics and Anti-Corruption...

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Clan rivalry takes centrestage in Gusii politic ahead 2022

Clan rivalry takes centrestage in Gusii politic ahead 2022

Political rivalry pitting the Abagetutu and the Abanyaribari clans played out during the launch of Kisii county gubernatorial candidate Ezekiel Machogu’s campaigns recently where he skipped Governor James Ongwae’s Bogetutu clan while bringing on board his Nyaribari clan, Bomachoge, Bonchari and Bogirango clans. Machogu who is the MP for Nyaribari...

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Governor Awiti stuns senators, tables document written in German

Governor Awiti stuns senators, tables document written in German

Homa Bay Governor Cyprian Awiti(Pictured above) on Thursday morning appeared before the Senate’s Public Accounts and Investments Committee (PAIC) where he is expected to answer questions relating to public funds allocated to his county. Awiti had failed to honor a number of summons issued the by PAIC, prompting the committee...

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Confusion at Kilifi’s Chakama Ranching Company

Confusion at Kilifi’s Chakama Ranching Company

More than two years since the government issued title deeds to about 170 residents of Chakama location in Kilifi county, some of the beneficiaries are yet to identify the land whose titles they hold. Consequently, they have asked the authorities to show them their pieces of land to bring to...

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Inside Nyamira county gubernatorial politics

Inside Nyamira county gubernatorial politics

Political leaders and residents of Bogetutu are to blame for rampant corruption and bad governance at Nyamira county under the watch of the area governor John Nyagarama. North Mugirango MP Joash Nyamoko said that the Abagetutu clan which has more numbers compared to other clans in the county erred by...

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Wetang’ula reaches Lusaka to tame rebel Wangamati

Wetang’ula reaches Lusaka to tame rebel Wangamati

The newly-found camaraderie between senate speaker Ken Lusaka and Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetang’ula has left supporters confused, sending chills down the spines of many political observers in Bungoma. At the same time, Lusaka’s supporters want him to seek reelection as Bungoma governor come the 2022 general elections. Lusaka,...

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Embu MCAs declare total war on Wambora after reshuffle

Embu MCAs declare total war on Wambora after reshuffle

MCAs in Embu are at war with Governor Martin Wambora’s declared move to reshuffle senior officers in his administration to bring home sanity. Weekly Citizen has established that to tame Wambora, the MCAs have proposed a number of radical steps, among them, paralysing the revenue collection base which is the...

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Looting at Machakos Katelembo Society

Looting at Machakos Katelembo Society

Members of the troubled Katelembo Farmers Co-operative Society in Machakos county are in a catch-22 situation following mass looting of the society’s property by the management. The desperate and helpless members have gone to different government offices in Machakos and Nairobi in search of help but their efforts have borne...

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