Fear Maseno university students now gun-totting gangsters

Share Pin Email Police in Kisumu are investigating claims Maseno University students have turned into hardcore criminals and own guns. This is after two students Eugene Ndombi and Vincent Ochieng were recently shot by armed men at Nyawita village near Kondele in Kisumu West subcounty. The two were confronted by...

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Leaked: Full Government Chemist report on dirty sugar

Trouble is looming in parliament with MPs accusing Kieni MP James Mathenge aka Kanini Kega, of having a link between Mombasa sugar baron Naushad Merali and members of the parliamentary agriculture and trade joint committee in the house. Kega, according to an MP, allegedly received Sh20 million as facilitation fee...

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The Political Economy of sugar in Kenya

According to annual reports by the US Department of Agriculture, Kenyan sugar consumption is growing, yet local production is declining. In 2011 domestic production covered 70% of local consumption, but in 2015 the local share was down to 62% (USDA 2016). In 2014, Kenya had a sugar deficit of 200,000...

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Secret plot to remove governors’ term limit

Share Pin Email   Governors are ganging up to force a constitutional amendment to remove the two-term limit to pave way for them to serve as many terms as possible. The constitution stipulates that a governor shall not hold office for more than two terms and further his or her...

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Webuye County Hospital still in the news for the wrong reasons

Webuye County Referral Hospital  is a place one cannot desire to take a relative following the sorry state of the hospital affairs and the divisive politics agitated by local politicians that risks the lives of patients. Those aware of the negligence intent to shift blame or fix other health officers,...

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Another procurement scandal at Egerton University Sacco

Share Pin Email   By Jane Kemunto Another scandal has rocked Egerton University Sacco over the procurement of legal services from a Nakuru law firm who never qualified for bidding and without following the normal procedures as prescribed. This comes in the wake of another scandal which has left the...

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Treasury CS, PS feud over Sh150m

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has been petitioned to camp at the Treasury and investigate how an IT tender worth millions of shillings has been awarded to a single company for the last three years against the procurement and disposal Act. The Sh150 million software tender for onsite support and improvement...

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Late student’s blood haunts Meru Police officers

Share Pin Email     Tigania West Administration Police commander Superintendent Joseph Nthiga is likely to face disciplinary action if a recommendation in report on conspiracy to cover up the murder of Meru University student leader on February 27 2018 is implemented. Nthiga according to the report was a key player...

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Indians in Nairobi want action taken against one of their own totting gun

The Asian community in Nairobi is up in arms with Paresh Dodhia, a licensed gunholder also claiming to be a police reservist after an incident that shocked them. A source within the community said that Dodhia wanted to force a lady into sex but when she refused, he threatened to...

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Uhuru, Raila Groom Gideon Moi

Recent political developments in the country have sent tongues wagging on the possibility that Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga are grooming Baringo senator Gideon Moi for president 2022. The three powerful families – Mois, Kenyattas and Odingas – enjoy longstanding political ties and family friendship, and the possibility of them...

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