US bans Wako mentally sick wife

US bans Wako mentally sick wife

The wife of former Attorney General and Busia Senator Amos Wako who has been barred from travelling to the United States has been fighting mental illness for a long time. It came as a double tragedy to the family when the US banned Flora Ngaira, Wako and their lawyer son...

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Rogue Infrastructure ministry engineer on radar

Rogue Infrastructure ministry engineer on radar

A section of contractors across the country are up in arms against a rogue engineer at the ministry of Infrastructure accused of arm twisting contractors into heavy kickbacks after winning government tenders. Several contractors, while narrating their ordeal, said that engineer, Silas Nyambok, who works with the ministry of Infrastructure,...

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Alarm as MCA draws knife at hotel

Alarm as MCA draws knife at hotel

Trans Nzoia Ford-Kenya leadership has petitioned the party’s national executive council to expel two of its nominated members of county assembly for gross misconduct. The leaders said the behaviour of the two MCAs amounted to indiscipline in this era where leaders need show decorum and respect for each other in...

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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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Kalonzo linked to Meru land murders

Kalonzo linked to Meru land murders

Former vice president Kalonzo Musyoka’s name features prominently in a sensitive land case in Meru county. Recently, the High Court in Meru declined to order Kalonzo to record a statement after a murder suspect surprised the court by linking the former VC to land grabbing and murders that have rocked...

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Why BBI report will be handed over at the historic Harambee House

Why BBI report will be handed over at the historic Harambee House

Weekly Citizen has information of plans to unveil much awaited Building Bridges Initiative at Harambee House and not Sate House. Harambee House, considered to be the center of power previously hosted significant events including the perceived golden handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition chief Raila Odinga. On March 9,...

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Uhuru’s daughter, Ngina Kenyatta Speech causes uproar

Uhuru’s daughter, Ngina Kenyatta Speech causes uproar

The daughter of President Uhuru, Ngina Kenyatta  caused uproar on social media when she was lecturing youths on how to avoid unemployment in Kenya. Ngina Kenyatta who is the director of the The Kenyatta Trust was addressing audience during the African Philanthropy Forum on November 15. By the virtue of...

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Uhuru ignores Ruto cabinet shuffle demands

Uhuru ignores Ruto cabinet shuffle demands

President Uhuru Kenyatta is said to be dodging pressure from his deputy William Ruto to have a major cabinet reshuffle. It’s understood that Uhuru has been showing reluctance  towards the topic even as Ruto camp insists on the need to effect a reshuffling that would also pave way for a...

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Mt Kenya elders ask Ruto to pick Kiunjuri

Mt Kenya elders ask Ruto to pick Kiunjuri

As William Ruto continues to consolidate his support in his presidential vote hunt trial across the country, Mt Kenya Council of Elders has asked him to pick Agriculture cabinet secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri as his running mate. The council through its chairman Paul Mwati said Kiunjuri has all it takes to...

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Nzowasco directors split over acting MD

Nzowasco directors split over acting MD

Webuye based Nzoia Water and Sewerage Company has finally inaugurated a new board of directors after several months of jostling and infighting. Mathew Maruti who is the firm’s financial manager has replaced Dickson Opiyo as the acting managing director. But a section of board of directors is against Maruti. Maruti...

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Meru lawyer’s Sh151m fee splits Isiolo county

Meru lawyer’s Sh151m fee splits Isiolo county

Meru town lawyer Dickson Munene’s decision to sue Isiolo county government to pay him Sh151.6 million in legal fees has divided the legal department at the county. Some of those handling the case on behalf of the county have given differing opinions. Some want the matter handled with great care...

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Governor Sonko versus EACC battles

Governor Sonko versus EACC battles

Will Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko survive the storm and, who is baying for his blood to unseat him as the capital city’s supremo? These are some of the questions on the lips of both nemesis and supporters. Reliable sources reveal that those opposed to Sonko are burning the midnight...

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