Panic, confusion after West Pokot county staff arrested

Panic, confusion after West Pokot county staff arrested

Panic and confusion are reigning in West Pokot county following the arrest of five staff over the stealing of 20,000 bags of maize that has seen the Ethics and Anti-Corruption commission taking them to court in Eldoret with reports that some senior staff were contemplating to quit Governor John Lonyangapou’s...

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MP split between Ruto and Matiang’i

MP split between Ruto and Matiang’i

South Mugirango MP Silvanus Osoro has sent tongues wagging with his statement that many have interpreted to mean that he will not be in William Ruto’s camp and 2022. Addressing mourners at Ekona in Chitago Borabu ward in the constituency during the burial of Isaac Makori Mang’era, Osoro said that...

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Widows’ boss fights own sister’s husband

Widows’ boss fights own sister’s husband

The national chairperson of the Widows and Welfare Society of Kenya Hilda Orimba has accused a city lawyer of threatening her life following a burial dispute of her sister Margaret Kochola Atieno, who passed on in November last year. Orimba, 64, who has headed the widow’s charity since 1993, says...

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How Mombasa car dealer defrauds clients

How Mombasa car dealer defrauds clients

Mombasa car dealer Ali Motors with a branch in Kisumu is alleged to have conned a client who is a mechanic in Kisumu. Kevin Onyango has accused Shahid Ali of Ali Motors of hatching a plot where his vehicle which he had bought from the said company was stolen after...

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US, Britain gang up against Ruto

US, Britain gang up against Ruto

In what appears to be a fresh headache for William Ruto, leading Western powers led by United States and Britain have joined forces with those pushing for the derailment of his presidential bid to succeed outgoing Uhuru Kenyatta. America’s concern has something to do with the DP’s links with China’s...

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Statehouse set to fire blogger Itumbi

Statehouse set to fire blogger Itumbi

Sacking of state House director of digital and new media Dennis Itumbi is imminent after he was charged with orchestrating  Deputy President William Ruto fake assassination letter.Itumbi was accused of making a false document without authority and publishing a false statement. He appeared before Senior Principal Magistrate Kennedy Cheruiyot on...

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Plot to have Njiraini  replace Rotich as Finance Minister

Plot to have Njiraini replace Rotich as Finance Minister

Statehouse operatives have trained their eyes on the immediate former Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Commissioner-General John Njiraini to take over from besieged Treasury CS Henry Rotich who is facing arrest. The development has caused jitters between President Uhuru Kenyatta camp and that of his Deputy William Ruto who are lobbying...

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Uhuru allows arrest of his finance Minister Rotich

Uhuru allows arrest of his finance Minister Rotich

President Uhuru Kenyatta was briefed on a resolution to arrest Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich. Weekly Citizen has information that immediately after the arrest order was signed by Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji, Rotich was then asked to surrender himself at Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters.Director of Public...

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Racism, nepotism hits Victoria Commercial Bank

African employees at Victoria Commercial Bank Limited are up in arms against the Asian management over racism and nepotism, and secluding them to non entities within the bank’s establishment. According to insiders at the middle-sized commercial bank which has its offices in Upper Hill in Nairobi, the Asian managers have...

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Big oil firms fund Somali in maritime row with Kenya at Hague

Big oil firms fund Somali in maritime row with Kenya at Hague

International oil firms are reportedly funding Somali at the case filed at The Hague against Kenya regarding the two neighbours’ maritime boundary. The oil companies fear that if Kenya wins the case and having its contacts with established oil exploration firms including Tullow, the possibility of them losing the lucrative...

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Former Jack and Jill tycoon Noorani unmasked

Former Jack and Jill tycoon Noorani unmasked

Former proprietor of Jack and Jill Supermarket Schon Ahmed Noorani has allegedly resorted to threats and intimidation as he pushes for a multimillion controversial payment. Share Pin Email n What has surprised many is that Noorani has been advancing businessmen millions in unsecured loans which is contrary to Central Bank...

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No honeymoon for remarried Waiguru

No honeymoon for remarried Waiguru

The sustained supremacy war between Kirinyanga governor Anne Waiguru and women representative Purity Ngirici spilled over into the former’s new marriage tent after her rival termed the wedding a mockery to voters who were locked out. Sources close to the women representative said the leader has been castigating the governor...

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