Governor Kibwana now dumps Ruto for Mudavadi

Governor Kibwana now dumps Ruto for Mudavadi

Amani National Congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi is in talks with Makueni governor Kivutha Kibwana for a political deal with his Muungano party. The governor who is serving his final term has hinted on contesting for the presidency come next general election and is busy wooing partners after severing links...

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The Ruto-Musalia irony in Kibra mini poll and Luhya factor

The Ruto-Musalia irony in Kibra mini poll and Luhya factor

With the November 7 Kibra by-election fast approaching, all eyes are now focused on William Ruto and Musalia Mudavadi in the wake of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ban of Jubilee nominee MacDonald Mariga. Should the ban stay, it is generally expected that Ruto will throw his weight behind...

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Wiper party nets big catch in Nyeri

Wiper party nets big catch in Nyeri

Wiper Democratic Party has started making inroads in Nyeri county ahead of 2022 polls. Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka hosted prominent real estate tycoon and Mathira seat aspirant James Nderitu alias Saitoti at his Nairobi office. Speaking in Nyeri, Saitoti said he is the Wiper Nyeri county chairman and that...

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Wamalwa on 2022 alliances

Wamalwa on 2022 alliances

Politicians forming alliances at this time are wasting their time and resources, cabinet secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said. He noted that going by the country’s historical beginnings, winning political alliances are formed between three to six months of the elections and cautioned those already engaged in early campaigns to hold...

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Crowded race in bid to succeed Mutua as more eye seat

Crowded race in bid to succeed Mutua as more eye seat

Political realignments and schemes are taking shape in Machakos county in a bid to replace Governor Alfred Mutua who will be exiting the political scene as the first Machakos governor come 2022. Mutua who is serving his final term has hinted on contesting the presidency as his next strategy. Already,...

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Kachapin rejoins Kanu in new strategy

Kachapin rejoins Kanu in new strategy

Former West Pokot governor Simon Kachapin is currently walking on a tight rope as indications show that he is working on plans to ditch Jubilee Party to rejoin Kanu. Kachapin who is the chief administrative secretary in the ministry of Energy was defeated in the 2017 general elections by John...

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Major political realignments takes Gusiiland by storm

Major political realignments takes Gusiiland by storm

The burial ceremony of former Nyaribari Masaba MP Hezron Manduku on Friday last week was turned into a political contest among Gusii leaders. A major political realignment has since been taking shape in Kisii with local leaders strongly vouching for the presidential candidature of Interior and National Coordination minister Fred...

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Details of Murkomen plot to impeach Governor Tolgos

Details of Murkomen plot to impeach Governor Tolgos

Elgeyo Marakwet governor Alex Tolgos is worried after claims that outspoken senator Kipchumba Murkomen is putting spanners into the works to have him impeached. In a press release, Tolgos said Murkomen is planning for his impeachment through the county assembly after he publicly mentioned that corruption proceeds of Arror and...

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Signals Wamalwa eyes Trans Nzoia governorship 2022

Signals Wamalwa eyes Trans Nzoia governorship 2022

Devolution cabinet secretary CS Eugene Wamalwa descended on his Trans-Nzoia home county in style after a considerable spell of silence; sending a clear and sound message to all and sundry that he is geared up to change from national politics to county leadership. Borrowing a leaf from William Ruto who...

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Key Uhuru men work on 2022 line-up

Key Uhuru men work on 2022 line-up

With barely three years to go before the next general election, civil servants allied to Uhuru Kenyatta are identifying and earmarking elective seats to contest for in the transitional 2022 general elections in fear that change of regime will mean the end of their civil service career given that they...

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Kilifi women rep, Jumwa feuds escalates

Kilifi women rep, Jumwa feuds escalates

Controversial Malindi MP Aisha Jumwa has declared total war on Kilifi women representative Gertrude Mbeyu, accusing her of working against the interests of local residents. Jumwa is bitter that Mbeyu whom she claims to have groomed and assisted to win the county MP seat in the last general elections has...

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Kibicho factor in Uhuru sucession

Kibicho factor in Uhuru sucession

Interior principal secretary Karanja Kibicho allegedly on instructions from Uhuru Kenyatta who was then visiting Japan, directed Kirinyaga leaders including Governor Ann Waiguru to skip William Ruto’s tour of the region, we can authoritatively report. But to show his might, in a region the president enjoyed near fanatical following, Ruto...

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