New CS sends panic at University of Nairobi

New CS sends panic at University of Nairobi

Panic and confusion have engulfed the University of Nairobi in the wake of controversies in recent appointments to the varsity’s top management. For now, eyes are on new Education CS George Magoha as he takes over the education portfolio. Although he may not be able to handle the controversy surrounding...

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Fears of retrenchment at KPA as Museveni visits

Fears of retrenchment at KPA as Museveni visits

A move by Kenya Ports Authority to source for manpower service providers for the provision of labour has caused panic at the parastatal. The move is interpreted as aimed at ‘testing waters’ ahead of the envisaged retrenchment. “Kenya Ports Authority has a target of 100pc verification of containers. The authority...

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Waiguru, Ngirici parallel county governments

Waiguru, Ngirici parallel county governments

Kirinyaga woman representative Purity Ngirici has set aside millions to floor Governor Anne Waiguru in 2022 elections. Contending Waiguru Waiguru benefited from her networks to bag the plum governorship slot, Ngirici, who joined hands with Waiguru to run a successful campaign in 2017, is said to be consolidating a warchest...

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Embu MCA’s accuse MP for grabbing college land

Embu MCA’s accuse MP for grabbing college land

Embu MCAs have accused Mbeere South MP Geoffrey King’ang’i of grabbing public land and allocating it to his cronies.The MCAs have called on investigative agencies to institute a probe on the illegal allocation of the public land to individuals in Mbeere South. The leaders called on the Ethic and Anti-...

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Confusion, divided loyalties in Luhya Confusion politics

Confusion, divided loyalties in Luhya Confusion politics

The recent sacking of Rashid Echesa as cabinet secretary for Sports has created confusion in Western Kenya as Luhya politicians fight to remain relevant in the run-up to 2022. Seen in some quarters as an affront to the community’s dignity, political leaders are now grappling with divided loyalties as the...

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Ruto camp now pushes for Koimett to replace Rotich

Ruto camp now pushes for Koimett to replace Rotich

By Correspondent Deputy President William Ruto is pushing for the elevation of Esther Koimett, Transport Principal Secretary as the National Treasury Cabinet Secretary to replace Henry Rotich. The DP is convinced that Rotich’s goose is cooked and is one of the Cabinet Secretaries to be dropped in the looming reshuffle....

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Raila ejects Ruto from State House

Raila ejects Ruto from State House

The presence of Baringo senator Gideon Moi’s wife, Zahra, at a political function whose chief guest was Raila Odinga has given credence to reports that the top three powerful families, the Kenyattas, the Mois and the Odingas, have plans afoot to rally behind one presidential candidate in 2022. The media-shy...

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Faces behind Barclays sh2b fake cash uncovered

Faces behind Barclays sh2b fake cash uncovered

Top politicians in fake money printing racket ahead of 2022 campaigns are now operating in panic mode after sleuths busted their network and some members arrested. Detectives are at the moment trailing top government officials and well-connected politicians believed to be the real players behind the baffling white collar crime....

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Ahmednassir’s damning dossier on how four Supreme Court judges were bribed

Ahmednassir’s damning dossier on how four Supreme Court judges were bribed

Renowned lawyer Ahmednassir Abdullahi has tabled a damning dossier detailing how four Supreme Court judges were allegedly bribed in the Wajir gubernatorial election petition. The senior counsel who had been challenged by Chief Justice David Maraga to file a petition for removal of the four judges if he had sufficient...

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Embattled CS Rotich’s sister on the loose

Embattled CS Rotich’s sister on the loose

Embattled cabinet secretary Henry Rotich’s sister Ednah Rotich features prominently in dubious deals in three counties of Nandi, Uasin Gishu and Elgeiyo-Marakwet. Weekly Citizen has established that using her brother’s influence in the corridors of power ever since Jubilee came in 2013, her events firm Rose and Rosses has won...

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