POLITICS

Video: Sophy Waliaula Finally Declares Interest to Become Bungoma’s First Female Governor

29 September 2020

If elected, she will become the second female Governor in the Lake Region Economic Block – LREB – after the late Joyce Labosso of Bomet County

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Embattled Ford Kenya Party Leader and Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula (left) and Secretary-General and Tongaren MP Dr. Eseli Simiyu. GRAPHICS/SIMIYU WAKAJUANESS

Ford Kenya Wrangles: A Re-Cap of the Chronology of Events so Far

25 September 2020

From the above hyphens, it’s clearly coming out that the removal of Wetang’ula will probably take longer than imagined and whoever that will take the party could do so in 2022.

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Former KRA Director and Kabuchai parliamentary aspirant Evans Kakai addresses mourners during the burial of te late Fentry Sanja in Kisiwa village, Kabuchai Constituency on Saturday 19th September, 2020. PHOTO CREDIT/PETER OTANG’)

Don’t be Forced into BBI: Evans Kakai Tells Kabuchai Residents

19 September 2020

Kakai also took the opportunity to announce his interest in the Kabuchai parliamentary seat during the 2020 general election

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Why Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu Reported Deputy President Ruto to DCI

15 September 2020

The legislator has accused the DP of using phrases like Watu Fulani (certain people) and Watu Wengine (other people) on social media and political forums to hit at the government.  

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OSCAR SUDI: I Will Not Apologize Over My Remarks to President Kenyatta

9 September 2020

Kapseret Member of Parliament (MP) Oscar Sudi has stated that he is not going to issue an apology after his controversial remarks aimed at President Uhuru Kenyatta. Speaking during a press statement on Wednesday, Sudi responded to to the back clash seen from a section of leaders and members of the public by saying he […]

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President Uhuru Kenyatta (right) and Deputy President William Ruto during their "happy days". The two are said to have fallen out terribly. PHOTO/FILE

Didmus Barasa: How Uhuru is Using Junior Officers to Demean Ruto

7 September 2020

(President Uhuru Kenyatta (right) and Deputy President William Ruto during their “happy days”. The two are said to have fallen out terribly. PHOTO/FILE). Kimilili Mp Didmus Barasa has come out guns blazing, accusing President Uhuru Kenyatta of using “junior” government officers to frustrate Deputy President Dr. William Ruto. While making virtual appearance on popular West […]

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Murkomen: Comparing Raila Odinga to Nelson Mandela Is Like Night and Day

3 September 2020

Elgeyo Marakwet Senator and former leader of the majority in the Senate Kipchumba Murkomen has now rubbished the claims that Kenya should be ready to have a ‘Mandela moment’, by allowing former Prime Minister Raila Odinga to be the president in 2022 as stated by Jubilee Party Vice-Chairman David Murathe. Speaking during the Citizen Tvs […]

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Waititu Misses Court Hearing of Ksh. 510M Corruption Case, Says He Is COVID-19 Positive

31 August 2020

Former Kiambu County Governor Ferdinand Waititu on Monday missed a court hearing where he faces a Ksh. 510 Million corruption case, saying he had tested positive for the COVID-19 infections. Through his lawyer John Swaka, the court was told that Waititu had contracted Covid-19 and therefore could not make it to physically attend the hearings […]

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JASON NJERU: What Voters Should Know In Electing Good Leaders

26 August 2020

Leaders in Kenya are elected through a popular vote by the registered voters, where the electoral process is rewinded after five years from Members of the County Assembly (MCAs) to the Presidential seat. Equally important, leadership is a calling, service, and the ability to change the present condition and better it in the future. However.  […]

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UNICTAD Secretary-General Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi in a file photo. Mukhisa is expected to make a comeback into Kenyan politics. PHOTO/FILE

The Return of Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi into Kenyan Politics

24 August 2020

But senior political analyst and veteran journalist David Makali differs with the sentiments, arguing that Mukhisa’s mission should be to unite the Luhya nation behind him and not engage in divisive politics.

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