Political deal arouses Uhuru, Gideon supporters

Political deal arouses Uhuru, Gideon supporters

Jubilee party members with their Kanu counterparts in Mandera county have told the newly crowned majority leader of the senate, Samuel Poghisio, to exercise his duties without fear and favour. Poghisio replaced Elgeyo Marakwet senator Kipchumba Murkomen, a political ally of the besieged deputy president William Ruto. Members of the...

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Jubilee woman senator denies phone call to Raila

Jubilee woman senator denies phone call to Raila

Jubilee nominated senator Naomi Waqo has furiously reacted to reports that she reached out to Raila Odinga to save her job after snubbing Uhuru Kenyatta’s meeting at State House. Waqo’s name prominently appeared in the list of those targeted for expulsion from the Jubilee party after failing to attend a...

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Plot to revive Pentagon ahead of referendum

Plot to revive Pentagon ahead of referendum

Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga are setting up a new team for the 2022 presidential elections that is fashioned along the 2007 Pentagon team. It is on these grounds to control Jubilee say Uhuru is rooting out those allied to deputy president William Ruto. Pentagon was headed by Raila as...

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Secret forces behind Mudavadi, Kenneth new movement

Secret forces behind Mudavadi, Kenneth new movement

ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi’s recent meeting with former Gatanga MP Peter Kenneth, Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua and Sally Kosgey, a one-time Head of Public Service in late president Daniel Moi’s era was part of the strategy of those surrounding president Uhuru Kenyatta feeling sidelined. The powerful forces are...

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Waiguru impeachment takes shape finally

Waiguru impeachment takes shape finally

Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru is staring at impeachment after the Jubilee party’s attempt to scare some MCAs to denounce her ouster motion flopped. The seven nominated MCAs who had been summoned to the governor’s residence in Kangaru stormed out of the meeting convened to discuss the pending impeachment motion against...

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Is Kalonzo goofing politically again?

Is Kalonzo goofing politically again?

Kalonzo Musyoka, the former VP to Mwai Kibaki and longstanding minister in the government of Daniel Moi is legendarily known for his penchant to sleep too long on a decision and when he finally makes it, makes it so late that it does not serve the purpose it would have...

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Wetang’ula, Wangamati marriage on the rocks?

Wetang’ula, Wangamati marriage on the rocks?

Many events have unfolded in Bungoma county with all the indications revealing that the once vibrant marriage between Bungoma governor Wycliffe Wangamati and Senator Moses Wetang’ula might be reading from different scripts. Whereas Wetang’ula is Wangamati’s Ford Kenya party leader, things have not been rosy for the two politicians. Political...

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CS Kariuki: Kimemia’s big headache

CS Kariuki: Kimemia’s big headache

Nyandarua governor Francis Kimemia is back onto the drawing board to plan how to defend his seat in 2022 after Water, Sanitation and Irrigation cabinet secretary Sicily Kariuki started sending signals of her intention to dislodge the former Head of Public Service as the county chief. Kariuki, who enjoys close...

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Governor aspirants in bitter fight

Governor aspirants in bitter fight

All is not well at the county government of Kakamega between the chief officer for sports and social services, John Imbogo, and deputy governor Philip Kutima, who hail from the same sub-county of Malava after it emerged that Kutima wants Imbogo out of the county for showing interest to oppose...

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CS Wamalwa keeps voters guessing

CS Wamalwa keeps voters guessing

Devolution and Asal cabinet secretary, Eugene Wamalwa is officially out of the race for Trans Nzoia county gubernatorial race. Wamalwa said he would remain firm in rallying the Luhya community to be part of the next government, and asked the community to support Uhuru Kenyatta’s agenda for the unity of...

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Can Gideon Moi control Rift Valley politics 2022?

Can Gideon Moi control Rift Valley politics 2022?

It is now clear that Baringo senator Gideon Moi is trying to play a major role in Uhuru Kenyatta succession, after his party, KANU, formally entered into a post-election pact with the ruling Jubilee party. Political pundits are in doubt whether the move was shot in the arm by Uhuru...

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Inside Raila, Gideon Moi 2022 silent war

Inside Raila, Gideon Moi 2022 silent war

Even as Uhuru Kenyatta unleashes blows on William Ruto, another silent war pitting Raila Odinga and Gideon Moi has engulfed State House, threatening to scuttle the president’s 2022 gameplan. The war, sources told us, would by now have exploded but the fact that the two of them are facing a...

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