Governor Rasanga now eyes Alego-Usonga parliamentary seat

Governor Rasanga now eyes Alego-Usonga parliamentary seat

Speculations that outgoing Siaya governor Cornell Rasanga could vie for the Alego-Usonga seat parliamentary has elicited a heated debate among opinion leaders and voters in the constituency. Anti-Rasanga crusaders have scoffed off at the idea pointing out that he has displayed poor leadership in the past and should thus be...

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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...

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Siaya officer haunted by Sh2b Homa Bay ghost

Siaya officer haunted by Sh2b Homa Bay ghost

The recent appointment of Joseph Rading to Siaya public service board has generated mixed reactions amidst calls for his sacking on integrity grounds. Rading is part of the team that was last year summoned at the District Criminal Investigations headquarters on Murang’a Road to record a statement over alleged embezzlement...

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Odinga family not happy with sex exposure

Odinga family not happy with sex exposure

The Jaramogi Oginga Odinga family has been thrown into a quandary after an illicit affair involving Kisumu Central MP Fred Ouda and daughter-in-law of Oburu Oginga was exposed into the public domain. Ouda reportedly eloped with the wife of Elijah Oburu, who is the eldest son of Oburu, when he...

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Fresh political formation in Siaya ahead of 2022

Fresh political formation in Siaya ahead of 2022

There are plans afoot to drop Alego Usonga MP Samuel Atandi from a leading role in Senator James Orengo gubernatorial campaign team. Observers point that the surprising decision was reached after it became clear that the controversial legislator was no longer appealing to the majority of voters. There were earlier...

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Inside Siaya politics ahead of 2022 elections

Inside Siaya politics ahead of 2022 elections

THE race for Siaya gubernatorial seat is likely to take a new dimension following high indications that area Senator James Orengo wants to take over from Cornel Rasanga the incumbent whose term will come to an end come 2022. As the race to succeed Rasanga gradually shapes up as expected,...

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Siaya sergeants-atarms  in trouble

Siaya sergeants-atarms in trouble

Three Sergeants-at-Arms in Siaya have been slapped with a three months suspension without a salary after assaulting laptop supplier who delivered fewer laptops contrary to the number and amounts of money enlisted in the local supply order. The supplier ought to have delivered 42 laptops for the MCAs and few...

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Siaya teacher kills brother in fierce fight

Siaya teacher kills brother in fierce fight

A sombre mood engulfed Kokara village, Masala sublocation in Rarieda after two brothers, all teachers engaged in fierce fight leaving one dead. The survivor was rushed to Bondo Hospital. Rarieda subcounty police commandant Thomas Ototo revealed that according to police records, the late Stephen Otieno, a primary school teacher at...

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Siaya MP marriage meets headwinds

Siaya MP marriage meets headwinds

An employee with Safaricom in Nairobi is in the process of breaking her marriage with a Siaya county MP. The MP’s wife recently discovered that the husband had a secret love affair with the daughter of a prominent business man in Siaya town. The home breaker in question, a daughter...

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Rarieda community health workers conned with research

Rarieda community health workers conned with research

Community health workers play an integral part in community health services. They link the health care system and the community. Their role has helped in improving community health indicators in Siaya county thus improving the health status in the community. A research being conducted by Dan Kassejje and his wife...

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Why Siaya county finance executive was sent packing

Why Siaya county finance executive was sent packing

Siaya county governor Cornel Rasanga’s decision to sent county executive committee member for finance on a one-month compulsory leave was due to the infighting that has rocked his management. Charles Mungla was ordered out of the office as the governor carried out a minor reshuffle amongst the county top brass....

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Why Siaya County finance executive was sent packing

Why Siaya County finance executive was sent packing

Rasanga’s decision to sent county executive committee member for finance on a one-month compulsory leave was due to the infighting that has rocked his management. Charles Mungla was ordered out of the office as the governor carried out a minor reshuffle amongst the county top brass. No reasons were given...

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