Fresh breeze blows in Baringo county assembly

Fresh breeze blows in Baringo county assembly

A new political wind is blowing in Baringo county assembly following the swearing-in ceremony of newly elected deputy speaker, Jacob Cheboiwo. Cheboiwo was elected to replace former deputy speaker, Ameja Zelemoi, who was impeached on March 17 2020 due to abuse of office and leadership wrangles pivoting around the 2022...

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Will Matiang’i, Macharia survive in cabinet shuffle?

Will Matiang’i, Macharia survive in cabinet shuffle?

A silent war is brewing between Interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i and East Africa Court of Justice judge Charles Nyachae ahead of looming cabinet reshuffle. This is after it emerged that Nyachae is being pushed to be in cabinet in the looming reshuffle by those against Matiang’i whose rise as...

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Secret plot to  impeach governor Wangamati  hatched

Secret plot to impeach governor Wangamati hatched

An MP has demanded the arrest and prosecution of three Bungoma county ministers for being implicated in the Sh6.9 million scandal. Already, the MCAs have impeached health and administrative executives. Next to be impeached with senator Moses Wetangula blessings is governor Wycliffe Wangamati. John Waluke of Sirisia said Antony Walela...

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DP Ruto millions donation splits Talai elders

DP Ruto millions donation splits Talai elders

The controversial coronation of William Ruto by Nandi elders appears to have given him the stamina to confront his detractors head-on, including Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga. However, Weekly Citizen has information to the effect that the current split in Talai elders has to do with millions of shillings the...

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Inside Elachi, Guyo City hall supremacy battles

Inside Elachi, Guyo City hall supremacy battles

With Nairobi governor Mike Sonko having taken a middle ground after the government took charge of key dockets in accordance with the controversial agreement signed in March this year, the battle for political supremacy at City Hall now pits embattled county assembly majority leader Abdi Guyo against Beatrice Elachi. Elachi...

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Raila’s secret plot to pick Joho as DP

Raila’s secret plot to pick Joho as DP

Opposition leader Raila Odinga is cobbling up a 2022 coalition arrangement with Jubilee Party’s wing led by Uhuru Kenyatta that will see him pick Mombasa governor Hassan Joho as his running mate, we have reliably established. In the plan that will trigger political vibrations across the country, the premier’s position...

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CJ Maraga set to proceed on terminal leave

CJ Maraga set to proceed on terminal leave

Chief Justice David Maraga is set to proceed on his terminal leave on June 19, 2020, pending his retirement on January 21, 2021. The CJ is said to have accumulated his leave days, hence the Judiciary Services Commission (JSC) directive to him to take leave for the accumulated days. Sources...

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Changing political scenario in Laikipia

Changing political scenario in Laikipia

The decamping of Laikipia woman representative Kate Waruguru and Laikipia North MP Sarah Korere from William Ruto’s camp to Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga’s camp has left the second in command with only one foot soldier in the vast county inhabited largely by the Kikuyu and Maasai communities,...

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AFC Leopards and Gor land new sponsorship deal

AFC Leopards and Gor land new sponsorship deal

Kenyan Premier League giants Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards have landed a new sponsorship deal with gaming company Bet High Kenya Limited which operates under their leading brand, BetSafe. Bet High will bankroll Kenya’s two biggest community clubs for the next three seasons. Record KPL champions Gor will get Sh50...

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Undercurrents in Busia county politics

Undercurrents in Busia county politics

William Ruto’s hands are seen in a simmering fresh propaganda attack on Luhya leaders not keen to abandon Raila Odinga ahead of 2022 general elections. It is an open secret that the second in command has spent fortunes in galvanizing Western support and that informs the current leadership confusion in...

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Weeping Waiguru reaches out to Raila as Kibicho funds demo

Weeping Waiguru reaches out to Raila as Kibicho funds demo

Impeached Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru is now pinning her hopes of survival at the Senate on ODM leader Raila Odinga who has assured her of support. Waiguru, according to reliable sources, reached out to the ODM leader after her ouster and pleaded with him to marshal the party’s senators to...

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Intense lobbying delays Uhuru’s Cabinet shuffle

Intense lobbying delays Uhuru’s Cabinet shuffle

With about two years to the end of his term, President Uhuru Kenyatta is planning to reorganize his Cabinet to align it to his Big Four Agenda and succession matrix but intense lobbying for plum positions is delaying the announcement. Insiders revealed to us that the President is under pressure...

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