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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Lake Region Economic Bloc suffers at the hands of  ill CEO

Lake Region Economic Bloc suffers at the hands of ill CEO

There are claims of growing disquiet within Lake Region Economic Bloc following a public outcry against the CEO said to be tarnishing the name of the recently launched body bringing together counties from the lake region. The CEO, Aballah Wanga, who was at one time taken to court on accusation...

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Ex-Presidential candidate Dr. Lihanda Savai silently dies at his rural home in Vihiga

Ex-Presidential candidate Dr. Lihanda Savai silently dies at his rural home in Vihiga

A former presidential aspirant whose entrance into the hotly competitive race caused a stir Dr. Lihanda Savai has passed away. According to one of his sons Mr. Abinayo Lihanda, a resident of sprawling slums of Kibera, Dr. Lihanda whose humble background helped laced with 2007 with pomp succumbed to high...

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AFC Leopards supporter dies in sex drama

Police in Luanda, Vihiga County are investigating the death of an ardent AFC Leopards fan popularly known as Nabii Akhonje whose real names are Joram Akonje. His body was found at Kima Market. According to sources, the late who married to a pastor engaged a lady and retired to have...

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The man Mudavadi wants to replace Osotsi as nominated MP

The man Mudavadi wants to replace Osotsi as nominated MP

Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi has been blamed for making a series of blunders that  have placed his political aspirations into a limbo. And now, Weekly Citizen has information that Mudavadi received Sh60 million from tycoon Abdinasir Hassan of Hass Petroleum in 2017 campaigns on grounds he would be...

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Vihiga heads delocalised in shuffle

Vihiga heads delocalised in shuffle

Teachers in some schools in Vihiga county have been transferred by the Teachers Service Commission as delocalisation continues to take effect. Those delocalised in the recent transfers include St Paul’s Musalia Secondary School principal who has been moved to Lugari. His deputy Edwin Otieno was promoted and transferred to Koredo...

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Muslim factions fight for property

Confusion is reigning high at Mbale Jamia Mosque in Vihiga county as leaders from two Muslim organisations go for each other’s throat in the management of the religious institution. Waqf properties are at the centre of wrangles between two Muslim organisations Vihiga Muslim Association and a local Supkem official who...

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Serial rapists arrested with 300 women pants found in raping dens

Serial rapists arrested with 300 women pants found in raping dens

Police in Luanda Vihiga County have arrested seven notorious rapists who are said to be behind a series of rape and defilement cases in the area. The suspects were arrested at night by Administration police officers led by Luanda sub-county in Vihiga county government officer in-charge of security Mr. Simon...

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Bid to end PAG church leadership wrangles

Bid to end PAG church leadership wrangles

The troubles rocking Pentecostal Assemblies of God church are far from over. It has now forced the government to intervene to end the squabbles that have tainted the name of the once respected church. Vihiga county commissioner Susan Waweru has given the church’s warring factions one week to put their...

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Tears as Maseno School star goes off

Grief and a somber mood engulfed Maseno School after they lost their academic star who emerged top in last year’s KCPE exams in Luanda subcounty and who died at Maseno Hospital. Cyril Samuel Oyungu, 14, a Form One student who scored 422 marks at Amazing Grace International School last year,...

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Sex scandal at Vihiga FM

Sex scandals among staff have rocked Vihiga county government-owned Vihiga FM threatening the closure of the station that had started to command a big following in Western region. Sources said that Governor Wilber Ottichilo has been irked by sex scandals that keep emerging at the station managed by the oldest...

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Cover-up moves by Otichillo aides exposed

Files that were to be investigated under the microscopic eye of Vihiga county assembly and the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission over the flouting of procurement process have mysteriously disappeared from the county offices moments after area senator George Khaniri asked for thorough investigations. Our source at Vihiga governor Wilber Ottichilo’s...

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