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Linturi’s Ex-Wife Reveals How DP Ruto Used Her to Stop Waiguru Impeachment

William Ruto’s former Chief of Staff Marianne Kitany has dragged the DP’s name into her divorce case against estranged husband Meru Senator Mithika Linturi. Ms Kitany told of how her former boss had instructed her to deal with Linturi’s regular complaints against the Jubilee administration. She said that in the first year working for Ruto,...

Sonko Offers Ndolo KFC Chicken After He Begged to Be Bailed Out of Jail

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko was up to his usual mischief if a recorded conversation between him and Reuben Ndolo is anything to go by. In the recorded audio that has been leaked on social media, the former Makadara MP is heard desperately begging Sonko bail him out following his arrest at...

“How Can I Sleep With a Man Like Sonko?” Esther Passaris wonders

Esther Passaris has sensationally rubbished claims that she made sexual advances at Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko. According to the Nairobi woman representative, it is next to impossible for her to sleep with the controversial county boss. Speaking during a Nairobi women’s meeting organised by Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati, Ms Passaris...

DP Ruto Ready to Face Raila in 2022 But on One Condition

Deputy President William Ruto has declared that he is ready to compete with Raila Odinga for the top seat in 2022. Speaking during a prayer service in Meru County on Sunday, Dr Ruto, however, said that Raila must be ready to accept to defeat. “I have heard that he has announced...

“The One Thing I Admire About Raila Odinga,” Waiguru Reveals

Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Mumbi Minji Minji has spoken out about her relationship with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga. Speaking on Wednesday at KTN TV, Waiguru revealed the one thing she especially admires about the ODM leader. “Raila Odinga is my friend, he is my political ally. We discuss serious talks....

Duale to Retire from Politics If DP Ruto Becomes President

Aden Duale will retire from politics if Deputy President William Ruto becomes president in 2022, the Garsissa Township MP has indicated. Speaking during an interview on Citizen TV’s political show, Newsnight, Duale reiterated his support for Ruto saying he could even serve as a clerk in State House if Ruto ascends to power in...

Drama as MCA Farts in County Assembly After Lunch Break

Well, here we are again, shining a light on some of the outrageous happenings that only seem to occur in Kenya, especially in the political scene. This time around, our ‘man of the hour’ is a member of the Homa Bay county assembly who dropped a ‘bomb’ in the honorable House...

Woman Rep Thrown Out of Parliament For Bringing Newborn Baby

Parliamentary proceedings were on Wednesday morning temporarily halted after Kwale Woman Representative Zuleika Hassan entered the chambers with her newborn baby. Christopher Omulele, who was serving as the speaker, termed the move unprecedented and ordered Ms Hassan to withdraw from the chamber saying it is not the right place to take care...

Governor Mutua Discloses How Much He Earned From ‘Cobra Squad’ TV Show

Maendeleo Chap Chap party leader has rubbished claims that he is corrupt by disclosing that he amassed his wealth as a filmmaker. Mr Mutua has in recent times come under fire from politicians Johnstone Muthama and Machakos Senator Boniface Kabaka who want him to be probed by the Ethics and...

DP Ruto Has More Money Than God

DP William Ruto at St Mary’s Catholic Cathedral in Muranga on Sunday Kenyan-American professor of law Prof Makau Mutua has questioned the source of Ruto’s wealth in relation to the deputy president’s donations to the church. In an opinion piece published on a local daily, Prof Mutua said DP Ruto’s...

Sonko Reportedly Forces Hotel Staff to Taste His Breakfast in Nakuru

Who will stop this man Sonko? The controversial Nairobi governor has had quite an eventful week in which he has been doing nothing but wildin. After stealing the show during a funeral service for the late Kibra MP Ken Okoth, the county boss on Sunday morning took his drama to...

Sonko ‘Ready to Step Aside’ Over Graft Allegations Against Passaris

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is ready to step down over corruption allegations he made against Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris. The anti-graft agency EACC on Thursday summoned the Nairobi county CEO to record a statement on his accusations. In June, Sonko accused Passaris of claiming a double per diem from the county government and...

Check Out Governor Lonyangapuo’s Palatial Residence

Governor John Krop Lonyang’apuo is without a doubt one of the most beloved politicians in the country. Not only is the West Pokot county CEO popular for his undeniable verve in transforming the lives of his people, but for his rib-cracking sense of humor. This year has since Lonyangapuo become...

Kiambu Deputy Governor Gets Down to Work as Waititu Spends Night in Prison

Kiambu Deputy Governor James Nyoro has wasted no time in assuming the role of county CEO after the court on Tuesday barred Governor Ferdinand Waititu from accessing office over graft charges. Mr Nyoro, who has been outspoken in his criticism of Waititu, said he would remain at the helm until the court rules...

Governor Waititu Takes a Power Nap During Court Proceedings

Embattled Kiambu County Governor Ferdinand Waititu must be having sleepless nights as he faces six charges in Sh588 million illegal road tender case. The governor and his wife Susan Wangari spent Sunday night at the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) detention following their surrender earlier in the afternoon. On Monday, they appeared before magistrate...

MP Endorses CS Matiang’i For President in 2022

Interior CS Fred Matiang’i has what it takes to be the next President of Kenya, Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati has said. Speaking when he hosted a delegation from Bobasi Constituency at his rural home in Kisii on Sunday, Arati urged the top-performing minister to run for the presidency in the...

Give Peter Kenneth a Job

Former Prime Minister Raila has given a glowing endorsement of Peter Kenneth to President Uhuru, asking him to consider the former Gatanga MP for a job in the government. Speaking at the funeral of Kenneth’s mother in Gatanga, Murang’a County on Thursday, Raila described the former presidential candidate as a gentleman with vast...

Uhuru & Ruto are Faking their ‘Good’ Relationship, Claims Oscar Sudi

As expected, Kapseret MP Oscar Sudi has poked holes in the high-profile arrest of Treasury CS Henry Rotich claiming it has been politicised to undermine DP William Ruto. The outspoken lawmaker, who is also an insider in Ruto’s circle of political allies, said the anti-graft war had been weaponized to target...

Governor Sonko Names ‘Super CEC’ to Coordinate Nairobi County Affairs

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has found his ‘own Matiang’i’. In a move similar to the one instituted by President Uhuru when he ‘promoted’  Interior CS Fred Matiang’i to ‘super’ CS, Sonko has appointed Charles Kerich as ‘Super CEC’. Kerich, who was appointed as the CEC for Finance only two months ago, will supervise the...

Ethnic Slur Against Tuju Lands MP in Trouble with NCIC

The National Cohesion and Integration Commission has indicated its plans to take action against Sirisia MP John Walukhe over an ethnic slur against Jubilee Party secretary-general Raphael Tuju. In a video that has been circulated on social media, the outspoken lawmaker accused Tuju of bringing conflict in the ruling party “the way people...

Kericho Senator Faults Kanze Dena’s Competency as State House Spokesperson

Kanze Dena is barely one year into her demanding job as State House Spokesperson and she is already in the crosshairs of some politicians and their political games. The former Citizen TV Swahili journalist has had her competency questioned by Kericho Senator Aaron Cheruiyot. The Senator who is allied to DP Ruto took...

Uhuru Sent Me to Siaya, Tuju Responds after DP Ruto’s Attack

Jubilee Party Secretary-General Raphael Tuju has said he is working as directed by his boss President Uhuru Kenyatta following attacks from DP William Ruto and his allies. Ruto’s camp has accused Tuju of betraying the ruling party by working with Opposition leader Raila Odinga. As a result, they have been calling...

Moses Kuria Defends Tuju Against DP Ruto, “Don’t Shoot the Messenger”

Amid the reported wrangles within the ruling party Jubilee, Deputy President William Ruto yesterday dropped a bombshell when hit out at the party’s secretary-general Raphael Tuju over his alleged new role in the opposition camp. Taking to his official Twitter account, Ruto expressed shock at reports that Tuju was the new...

DP Ruto Will Clinch Presidency in 2022 Come Rain Come Sunshine

Deputy President William Ruto will not only be the Jubilee party presidential candidate in 2022, but he will also clinch the presidency, Aden Duale has said. The National Assembly leader of Majority said the handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga will not deter Ruto from becoming President. “Come 2022...

CS Munya Speaks on Reports of Uhuru Canceling La Mada Meetings

Peter Munya has maintained that the now infamous meetings at La Mada hotel will continue amid reports that President Uhuru has ordered Mt.Kenya leaders to cancel the meetings. According to the Trade CS, President Uhuru has made no such order. Mr Munya noted the meetings have since intensified and have been...

Governor Mutua in “serious coalition discussions” For Presidential Bid

Machakos Governor Dr Alfred Mutua has reasserted his determination to become Kenya’s 5th president in 2022. While urging leaders eyeing the presidency to focus on positive development agenda and shun divisive politics, Mutua said he will reveal his coalition partners at the right time. “I urge my colleagues who also have...

MP Responds to Governor’s Defamation Suit

Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichung’wah has responded to a defamation suit filed against him by Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho. The lawmaker says the press statement he issued in January on illicit drug trade was not directed at the governor. He has denied the press statement was malicious, saying it was made as an...

“I Only Pocket Sh640 From Sh1 Million Salary,” Senator Cries

Apparently, Kiambu County Senator Kimani Wamatangi takes home only Sh640 out of his Sh1 million gross salary. The senator made the sensational revelation during a discussion on TV about the move by MPs to increase their salaries from the current Sh1.1 million to between Sh2.1 million and Sh2.9 million. “As Wamatangi, since 2013 I...

“Utter Nonsense..” PS Kibicho on DP Ruto Assassination Claims

The alleged plot to assassinate Deputy President William Ruto is utter nonsense, Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho has said. According to Dr Kibicho, the alleged plan to eliminate DP Ruto stems from unfounded claims as no one has filed a formal complaint. Speaking on Monday during the commissioning of a borehole at Shauri...

Raila is Greedy With Power, Work With Uhuru, Moi Instead: Kalonzo Urged

A group of professionals based in Kitui has called on Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka to work with like-minded politicians like President Uhuru Kenyatta. Led by Campbell Munyambu, Mwingi Professionals Forum on Sunday advised Kalonzo not to bank on Raila Odinga’s support for his presidential bid in 2022. This comes after the former Vice President...
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