Kenya News

Mariga Arrives at Jubilee Offices for Kibra By-Election Vetting🗳

Former Harambee Stars player Macdonald Mariga has arrived at the Jubilee Party headquarters in Pangani for vetting ahead of the Kibra by-elections.

Mariga is among the aspirants facing the Jubilee Party National Elections Board on who will be issued with the party's ticket.

Jubilee candidate will be battle it out …

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Counties Better Custodians of Health, say Waiguru and Ngilu👍

Governors Anne Waiguru and Charity Ngilu have dismissed critics of the devolved health function, saying the sick are better served by counties governments.

The two spoke on Saturday during a tour of Lady Grig Maternity Hospital accompanied by Governor Hassan Joho.

The Kirinyaga and Kitui governors commended Joho for upgrading …

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Labour Court⚖ Lifts Sossions's Suspension from KNUT😌

Labour Court has reinstated Wilson Sossion as KNUT Secretary-General days after he was ousted by the union's National Executive Council.

Employment and labour relations Judge Hellen Wasilwa suspended Knut's NEC decision to kick out Sossion.

The judge has further said only Knut's registered officials prior to August 29 will operate …

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Court Halts✋ Nomination of New ACK Bishop

A Homa Bay court has stopped the nomination process of a new bishop for the Anglican diocese of Southern Nyanza.

The court issued an injunction restraining the church selection committee from conduction any interview.

The panel had prepared to conduct interviews on September 31 for the successor of Bishop James …

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Kibra Elections Widen Rift In Jubilee Party⁉

The Jubilee Party secretariat is in turmoil as two camps – one allied to President Uhuru Kenyatta and another to his deputy William Ruto – fight for control of the three-year-old outfit.

The vicious war that has seen officials openly work at cross-purposes is expected to climax in March next year during …

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Heavy Rains Expected⛈, To End Drought🙏

Kenya might avoid one of the worst food shortage crises because the coming short rains are expected to be heavy in most places.

The meteorological department assured Kenyans that all projections show the country will receive enhanced rains between October and December.

The rains will be heaviest in November, said …

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🇧🇫Burkina Faso Court Jails⛓ Two Generals over 2015 Coup

General Gilbert Diendere was convicted on charges of murder and harming state security and handed a 20-year prison term, while General Djibril Bassole, accused of treason, was ordered jailed for 10 years.

The coup, carried out by troops loyal to ousted president Blaise Compaore, was thwarted by public protest but …

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Mandago Urges State, KRA To Stop Frustrating Local Firms Over Tax Evasion🙏

Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago has told the Government and Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) to seek alternative ways of dealing with local investors accused of tax evasion other than prosecution.

The governor faulted how the government is handling the local companies accused of failing to pay taxes terming the move …

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Court Stops🚫 Sale Of Land Serial Conman Stole From Nairobi Couple

Nairobi fraudster Wycliffe Ken Lugwili has been unmasked by a Nairobi court over the sale of a piece of prime property belonging to a couple to an unsuspecting buyer using forged land documents.

The Environment and Land Court has consequently cancelled the transfer of the property after it emerged that …

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Raila Warns Obado Over Division, Rebellion in Nyanza⚠

ODM leader Raila Odinga has cautioned Migori governor Okoth Obado against trying to divide the Luos politically through clans living in the four counties in Nyanza.

Raila said that it was absurd that Obado who hails from the Kanyamkago Clan in Migori and Homa Bay counties, has been pushing division …

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Raila Revamps🔁 ODM Ahead Of 2022 Polls In Turnaround Bid🗳

Opposition leader Raila Odinga is revamping his party, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM), ahead of the next elections even as he maintains that he will not be making another go at the presidency.

There are plans to open more branches across the country followed by coordinated tours and recruitment of members …

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4⃣ Confirmed Dead in Hell's Gate Flash Flood🌊 Accident

The Kenya Wildlife Service has launched rescue operations for three missing tourists following flash floods at Hell's Gate in Naivasha.

KWS also confirmed that the number of those who died in the incident has risen to four after two bodies were recovered overnight.

On Sunday, KWS announced that an unknown …

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DP Terms BBI Proposals Ridiculous, Waiguru Snubs Kirinyaga Visit😳

Deputy President William Ruto has termed the Building Bridges Initiative ridiculous and accused it of 'constitutionalising ethnicity'.

Ruto claimed the BBI is planning to create seats for five communities in the country and wondered where the other 37 communities are in the arrangement.

Proponents of the BBI have been rooting …

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