Senator Wetang’ula under probe in Sh400m fake gold scandal

Senator Wetang’ula under probe in Sh400m fake gold scandal

Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula is under investigation in a Sh400 million gold scandal involving a faceless cartel that swindled the United Arab Emirates royal family. The National Super Alliance co-principal is said to be among six people being probed over the racket that has provoked a protest to Kenya by...

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Angry Wetang’ula now plots to be Bungoma governor

Angry Wetang’ula now plots to be Bungoma governor

They say desperate times need desperate measures. That in politics there are no permanent friends or enemies; only permanent interests. Bungoma senator Moses Wetang’ula should be going through hard times indeed. The Ford-Kenya leader’s two benefactors – Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wangamati and his Trans Nzoia counterpart Patrick Khaemba – have...

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Three Luhya MPs have differed over the community’s bid for the country’s presidency in 2022 general elections. Whereas John Waluke of Sirisia and Dan Wanyama, Webuye, the renowned volleyball player, propose joining of a winning formation whilst Didmus Barasa of Kimilili prefers supporting one of their own to battle it...

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Sex-ridden Bungoma county assembly

A Bungoma Ford-Kenya nominated MCA’s armorous love affairs have exploded. Fredrick Musebe allegedly impregnated a Nairobi-based Web designer Miss Elvina Lusaria and assaulted her after she refused to abort. The married MCA attacked and injured Lusaria at The Duke Hotel, opposite Shell Petrol Station near Bungoma airstrip. Elvina reported the...

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Luhya politics at crossroads

The populous Luhya community finds itself in yet another round of bruising succession politics as the Western region remains in an election mode. Leaders from the community are already taking sides with the main focus on William Ruto and Raila Odinga. The five Luhya-dominated counties of Kakamega, Vihiga, Bungoma, Busia...

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Webuye County Hospital still in the news for the wrong reasons

Webuye County Referral Hospital  is a place one cannot desire to take a relative following the sorry state of the hospital affairs and the divisive politics agitated by local politicians that risks the lives of patients. Those aware of the negligence intent to shift blame or fix other health officers,...

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Early jostling for Wetangula senator’s seat

Share Pin Email   Intense political strategies and realignments are taking place in Bungoma county politics as key figures plot for seats ahead of 2022 polls. Pundits have been keen to note that the recent declaration by Ford-Kenya leader, Moses Wetang’ula, to go for presidency could attract new dynamism in...

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Rivalry linked to businessman’s death

Police are reading business rivalry into the murder of Patrick Nguti who operates butchery at Kumukuywa market in Bungoma county. Initially, investigations were also extended to a love triangle theory and a deal gone sour. He was shot dead at his Mucharage residence in Trans Nzoia. He was in the...

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