Grabbed old Murang’a buildings to be reclaimed

Grabbed old Murang’a buildings to be reclaimed

An old building in Murang’a town which hosted colonial administrators is to be turned into a museum. National Museums of Kenya will spend Sh4 million to rehabilitate the building constructed in 1900 as an office for colonial administrators who manned Central region. The museum’s officer in charge of culture and...

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Three super con artists of Asian origin exposed

The Asian community in Kenya has raised eyebrows over the operations of a cartel that is minting millions of shillings from them using blackmail and threats. Weekly Citizen has established that already, members of Shree Cutchi Gujarati Hindu Union are baying for the blood of one of the officials linked...

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52 year-old  Makueni man forces boy to suck penis, swallow sperms

52 year-old Makueni man forces boy to suck penis, swallow sperms

 A 52 year-old man forced a 10-year old boy to suck his genitals and released in his mouth has been arrested. The suspect, Alex Mutua Kimuyu committed the heinous act in a lodging at Itangine market, Makueni County after convincing the boy to accompany him there. Makueni Sub-county Police Commander...

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Meru, Embu major alliance in the offing

Meru, Embu major alliance in the offing

Leaders from the Embu and Meru communities are pushing for national assembly speaker Justin Muturi to be the region’s spokesman. Their push comes as the contest to State House picks momentum with leaders from different communities retreating to their tribal cocoons to sharpen their political weapons ahead of 2022. Reports...

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Shifts and turns as unholy alliance rips county revenue

Shifts and turns as unholy alliance rips county revenue

Kisumu county governor Anyang Nyong’o is a man under pressure steering a shaky vessel on turbulent and stormy waters. Pundits blame this on an alliance of three people who are now evidently functioning as the inner kitchen cabinet of the governor. At the centre of Nyong’o’s advisers is none other...

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Changing fortunes in Maasai politics

Changing fortunes in Maasai politics

The battlelines for the over 600,000 Maasai votes in Kajiado, Narok and Samburu counties have been drawn with William Ruto and Raila Odinga in a cutthroat competition ahead of the 2022 polls. Though Raila has not declared his interest in the 2022 presidential race, he will either marshal the Maasai...

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Kapkatet subcounty hospital now rapists’ den

Kapkatet subcounty hospital now rapists’ den

Kapkatet Subcounty Hospital in Bureti of Kericho county is turning out to be a rapists’ den. This follows reports that a male medical staff raped a female patient without a condom. He has since denied committing the offence before a Kericho court. Hillary Kipkirui Bett who is based at imaging...

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Schemes and counter schemes in Maraga succession wars

Schemes and counter schemes in Maraga succession wars

Details of how a cabal of shadowy players has plotted to install disgraced Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu successor to CJ David Maraga. An elaborate plot to ‘rescue’ Mwilu from her current legal woes in readiness to repackage her as first female CJ has been rolled out by a combined...

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Scared MP links opponent to MRC

Former Kaloleni parliamentary aspirant Edward Sara was grilled by police over claims of incitement to violence and association with the Mombasa Republican Council. Saro is accused of inciting residents against the incumbent MP Paul Katana at a funeral in Mandani village, funding MRC and holding unlawful gatherings. Subcounty police commander...

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How state plans to merge 32 public universities

How state plans to merge 32 public universities

The government has dropped a bombshell in the education sector with the announcement of radical changes that will see a merger and closure of some public universities. Share Pin Email Weekly Citizen has information that a bill is being drafted to be presented in parliament that will help in navigating...

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Miwani land case ghosts haunts ex-courtmen

Miwani land case ghosts haunts ex-courtmen

By Fredrick Odiero One of the oldest cases at the Kisumu Law Courts draws to a close with a former magistrate and his accomplice who is a former public officer finding themselves on the wrong side of the law. Former principal magistrate Abdul Elkindy and the public officer, Moses Osewe...

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Senegal release squad to face Harambee Stars in AFCON

Senegal release squad to face Harambee Stars in AFCON

Share Pin Email Senegal national team coach, Aliou Cisse has released his 23-man squad that is set to meet Kenya’s Harambee Stars (who have since pitched tent in France) in the 2019 AFCON in Egypt. The squad boasts of a star studded cast that includes Liverpool’s talisman and joint EPL...

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