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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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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ANC party boss in rent arrears

Share Pin Email A landlord in Luanda sub county in Vihiga county has threatened to sue Amani National Congress party for failing to pay him rental fees amounting to Sh40,000 over office rent. The landlord of Mwamba Flats Boaz Okwemba has decried that ANC chairman Sikalo Ochiel rented his house...

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