Politics behind Laikipia majority boss ouster – Weekly Citizen

Jubilee members in the Laikipia county assembly have replaced the house majority leader Peter Thomi of Githiga ward with his Igwamiti counterpart Joseph Kiguru. They are reading 2022 politics in the removal. Peter Thomi Weekly Citizen too was unable to link Governor Ndiritu Muriithi to the move but our source said, he must have played… Continue reading Politics behind Laikipia majority boss ouster – Weekly Citizen

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Muhoroni MP Koyoo braves pressure from newcomers – Weekly Citizen

Muhoroni MP James K’Oyoo is for the first time experiencing political pressure occasioned by the entry of fresh political players who have joined the race to frustrate his ambitions for a third term. The clamour to send K’Oyoo packing has also seen the return of his 2013 rival former banker Joseph Akal as well as… Continue reading Muhoroni MP Koyoo braves pressure from newcomers – Weekly Citizen

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Uhuru succession splits Kenyatta family – Weekly Citizen

With the clock fast ticking towards next year’s elections, the Kenyatta family finds itself at crossroads with members backing different presidential aspirants. The split on the choice of the aspirant to back has seen the family members avoid each other as each seeks a candidate who will protect their vast economic interests across Kenya, Africa… Continue reading Uhuru succession splits Kenyatta family – Weekly Citizen

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Orengo rekindles memories of iron lady Grace Onyango – Weekly Citizen

The name of Kenyan iron lady Grace Onyango sneaked back to the parliament floor during the acrimonious debate on the BBI Bill.Fierce contributions by Siaya Senator James Orengo rekindled the memories of the first female Member of Parliament in post-independence Kenya.Orengo who declared that he could not be intimidated equated himself to the retired woman… Continue reading Orengo rekindles memories of iron lady Grace Onyango – Weekly Citizen

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Tension high as grabber eyes Taveta shrine – Weekly Citizen

Tension is high among residents of Lake Challa located on the border of Kenya and Tanzania in Taita-Taveta county. The lake has deep cultural and religious significance on locals who say if interfered with can lead to serious curse inflictions. Whenever calamities such as disease, epidemics, drought and deaths visited the community, special elders from… Continue reading Tension high as grabber eyes Taveta shrine – Weekly Citizen

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Confusion at Nyandarua assembly as court reinstates speaker – Weekly Citizen

Confusion has rocked Nyandarua county assembly after Nakuru High Court reaffirmed its earlier decision to have speaker Wahome Ndegwa reinstated. Justice Hillary Chemitei, in his ruling gave temporary injunction. Staying on grounds, the assembly flouted the impeachment process. He directed status quo be maintained until the matter is determined. Wahome Ndegwa “The court hereby issues… Continue reading Confusion at Nyandarua assembly as court reinstates speaker – Weekly Citizen

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Plot to withdraw sh23m fake gold charges against Jared Otieno – Weekly Citizen

Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Noordin Haji seeks to withdraw Sh23 million charges against fake gold trade suspects Jared Otieno and four others. When the matter came up for directions before Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi, Haji through Angela Fuchaka informed the court that he intends to withdraw the fraud case because he can not reach… Continue reading Plot to withdraw sh23m fake gold charges against Jared Otieno – Weekly Citizen

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Shopping for Chebukati successor at IEBC begins – Weekly Citizen

After strategists successfully canvassed for the nomination of Justice Martha Koome as the next Chief Justice, attention has now shifted to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission whose composition holds the key to winning the 2022 general elections. According to highly placed sources, the same strategists are working on a formula where current IEBC chairman… Continue reading Shopping for Chebukati successor at IEBC begins – Weekly Citizen

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Konza city factor in Kilome politics spills to counties – Weekly Citizen

Residents of Kilome constituency are up in arms against their leaders for not agitating for the youth of the area and other professionals to get jobs at the Konza technocity that is now taking shape. According to the residents, by virtue of the fact that they are the hosts of the digital city, they deserve… Continue reading Konza city factor in Kilome politics spills to counties – Weekly Citizen

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