Is Raila ready for generation change in Luoland?

Is Raila ready for generation change in Luoland?

The norms upon which Luos base the need for a son to have his own homestead are defined by generation progression. The pride of the head of the homestead is to see how many successful homesteads his scions have established. Unfortunately, the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga dynasty does not ascribe to...

Read more
Kisumu bar owners up in arms against rogue Kondele OCS

Kisumu bar owners up in arms against rogue Kondele OCS

Some rogue police officers from the notorious Kondele police station in Kisumu are on the spotlight following an ugly scene where they allegedly forced their way into a local bar and forcefully carried away assorted drinks. According to the management of the establishment, the place had been closed in adherence...

Read more
Migori county cartels fight back and in full control

Migori county cartels fight back and in full control

Migori residents want their MCAs to streamline the operations of the county government. Currently, the county is experiencing serious problems and can no longer solve financial obligations. Confusion over leadership has continued to persist and corrupt elements have ganged up to block attempts by deputy governor Nelson Mwita to act...

Read more
Birth certificate pain in Migori

Birth certificate pain in Migori

Migori residents have appealed to the government to help them in obtaining birth certificates only a few days after the government extended the deadline for them to update records after Kenya National Examination Council deregistered over 400,000 candidates over birth certificates. They claim that the procedure in place to obtain...

Read more
Former city MP meets resistance in Siaya politics

Former city MP meets resistance in Siaya politics

The political matrix in Alego/Usonga is proving to be an interesting affair as aspirants line up to challenge incumbent Samuel Atandi. Despite the fact that no MP has been reelected since the introduction of multiparty politics, Atandi has vowed to break the jinx in a looming face off with veteran...

Read more
Oburu son to run for Kisumu Central MP seat

Oburu son to run for Kisumu Central MP seat

Oburu Oginga has scoffed at reports that his son not to run for MP for Kisumu Central constituency seat in the next general elections. Oburu said that rumours doing rounds that he has urged is son Elijah Oburu to support Joshua Oron are untrue. He said he cannot purport to...

Read more
Political landmines start detonating in Migori

Political landmines start detonating in Migori

Political land mines that have been planted all over Migori county have started detonating after tabling of an impeachment motion at the Migori county assembly against the Governor Okoth Obado again aborted. A nominated MCA Mary Ogodo had her left arm broken as the county assembly descended into chaos and...

Read more
Top cop,MP linked to ethanol smuggling

Top cop,MP linked to ethanol smuggling

William Ruto’s point man in Migori and a senior police officer in the county have furiously reacted to accusations linking them to ethanol smuggling and trafficking ring at the Kenya-Tanzania border. The reported dealings of Kuria West MP Mathias Robi is a cause for concern and police insiders claim that...

Read more
Kuria community factor in Obado impeachment plot

Kuria community factor in Obado impeachment plot

It was just a matter of time before embattled Migori governor Okoth Obado’s reached Waterloo given his long-strained relationship with Raila Odinga. Observers have held the view that Obado is a close ally of William Ruto. The latest move appears aimed at clipping the governor’s wings ahead of the 2022...

Read more
Dalmas, Ayacko political wars back ahead of 2022

Dalmas, Ayacko political wars back ahead of 2022

Pressure is mounting in Migori county as the race for the highly coveted gubernatorial position intensifies with mixed reactions over who should gun for the top slot when the incumbent Okoth Obado’s term comes to an end in 2022. Opinion is divided among Migori residents with a group in the...

Read more
Who will be next Migori governor as Dalmas, Ayacko sharpen swords?

Who will be next Migori governor as Dalmas, Ayacko sharpen swords?

Two former cabinet ministers who have been political archrivals have declared their interest for the gubernatorial position for Migori county in the next general elections. Dalmas Otieno and Ochillo Ayacko who had also served as members of parliament for Rongo constituency have declared interest for the position to succeed Zachary...

Read more
Man killed in love triangle brawl

Man killed in love triangle brawl

A man in Migori who beat up his girlfriend over suspicions of cheating on him paid dearly for his actions after he was in turn beaten to death by a rival suitor in a suspected love triangle row. Three houses belonging to the alleged killer were torched by angry villagers...

Read more