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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Is Kenya courting a revolution

Is Kenya courting a revolution

Way back on January 25 2011, Egypt was well set for the annual National Police Day fete that dated back to years of president Hosni Mubarak’s reign. But unknown to the powers that be, a conglomeration of youths across the country coincidentally had their own plans, sending a powerful statement...

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The wasted decade of Uhuru’s rule

The wasted decade of Uhuru’s rule

Historians in the country are probably pondering over an appropriate term that will define Uhuru Kenyatta’s 10-year tenure in office. However, all indications are that many Kenyans are likely to term Uhuru’s tenure as “the lost decade”. Uhuru’s two-term presidency has been riddled with allegations of rampant corruption, unfulfilled promises,...

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Miraa,alchohol abuse linked to Meru senator Linturi  impotency

Miraa,alchohol abuse linked to Meru senator Linturi impotency

Meru Senator Mithika Linturi has limited his public appearances after sensational revelations by estranged wife that the politician is a non performance in bed and is impotent. In an affidavit filed in court, Mary Kitany said Linturi was a perennial failure in bed and on several occasions feigned sickness to...

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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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Diamond Trust Bank in the spotlight

Diamond Bank Kenya which is associated with His Highness the Aga Khan, is in the spotlight over claims of money laundering only a few months after it was fined Sh162 million by the Central Bank of Kenya for being used as a conduit by suspects in the multibillion shillings National...

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State probes Ruto secret bank accounts

Investigations into the multibillion dams scandal took another twist after officials of an Italian firm, Co-operativa Muratoi Cementisti Di Ravenna linked an ally of William Ruto, David Muge, to a Sh2 billion bribe allegedly received when Ruto visited Italy in December last year. Muge is one of the powerful people...

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No end to Rea scams as sex affairs unearthed

All is not well at Rural Electrification Authority, a parastatal charged with the mandate of delivering the country’s energy sufficiency dreams to the grassroots. That Rea will be the next state owned authority to walk down the shameful path of corruption and theft is a matter of when not if....

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Panic as 5 bank CEOs face arrest

Panic has gripped five banks as top managers are to face criminal charges of violating anti-money laundering act No. 9 of 2009. By late last week, the managers of the said banks were busy engaging legal minds to find a middle ground in handling the case. One of the options...

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Team Nguvu starts ahead in KNCCI polls

                The race for Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry election is shaping up with the emergence of Team Nguvu starting as frontrunners. Already, the team Nguvu which compromises of aspirants that have come together to go for various seats at the...

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Tragic accident snatches beauty

A grisly traffic road accident has claimed the life of Eunice Lumonya Wamalwa. She died on Friday night in an accident at Lari on her way back to the capital from Eldoret. Eunice went to St Mary’s Primary School in Eldoret and later joined Misikhu Girls High School. She previously...

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Port charges scam rocks KPA

Anti-corruption sleuths have launched investigations into claims that some senior Kenya Ports Authority employees in the marine department were doctoring documents on services rendered on ships to divert millions of shillings into individual pockets. At the centre of the storm is Captain William Ruto, one of the powerful managers at...

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