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Kenyans react after Maryanne Kitany reveals she was used to stop Linturi from Waiguru impeachment motion

Kenyans have trooped to social media sites to vent out emotional reactions after Senator Lithuri's ex-wife Maryanne Kitany, revealed she was used by the government to stop the MP from tabling impeachment motion against Waiguru

William Ruto doesn’t have to hold identical views with Uhuru – Isaac Ruto

The former Bomet county boss termed as normal the relationship between the DP and the president, contrary to claims the two politicians are not reading from the same script.

Ekuru Aukot’s Thirdway Alliance says Punguza Mizigo bill is biblical, urgent for Kenya

Thirdway Alliance party has gone spiritual with a biblical allusion of the Punguza Mizigo saying it is urgent to save Kenyans from their "burdens".

Deputy President William Ruto has failed humility test to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta – MP Maina Kamanda

The decision has, however, been strongly opposed by doctors subscribing to the Catholic Church. They claim 10-year-old girls are not sexually active and thus are not at risk of contracting HPV or other STDs.

Senator Linturi’s ex-wife Maryane Kitany tells court she bought first house after high school

Testifying in a divorce case she filed before a Milimani court on Tuesday, August 20, Kitany said she was already a millionaire by the time she got engaged to Linturi.

Revenue standoff: Duale rules out slashing budget allocation to national executive

Duale who had objected to governors and senators' demand for additional revenue allocation to counties claimed the executive arm of the government was equally cash-strapped, with over 500 projects stalled due to budget deficit.

Kiambu deputy governor James Nyoro fails in his bid to reshuffle Cabinet

Nyoro had moved the current county finance executive member to a different docket prompting the officer to seek the attorneys advisory on whether a deputy governor had such powers.

Senator Kipchumba Murkomen’s father ordained as AIC reverend

Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen's father, Jahana Kipchumba, has been anointed to serve as a reverend in African Inland Church (AIC).

NASA CEO Norman Magaya reveals heart attack messed up his finances

Combative National Super Alliance (NASA) CEO Norman Magaya has revealed how battling heart attack condition has been costly and devastating.

Man arrested after attempting to steal President Museveni’s funeral contribution

The man was reported to have attempted the heist as soon as the envelope containing KSh 270,000 was handed to the family by Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda who represented Museveni in the function.

Giving false information to census enumerators to attract up to KSh 100k fine

These stringent regulations are contained in the Statistics (Amendment) Bill and the Accreditation Service Bill signed by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

Kenyan newspapers review for August 20: Somalia to auction disputed marine territories in December

Questions have been raised on why Somalia has decided to take this heading even as a case on the disputed Indian Ocean territories is still pending at the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

DCI summons Nandi senator Samson Cherargei over alleged hate speech

Outspoke Nandi senator Samson Cherargei has been summoned by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) to record statement over alleged hate speech.

Rift in Elgeyo-Marakwet as Kimwarer, Arror dams scam threaten to drown governor Tolgos, senator Murkomen

Tolgos has stepped up his offensive against Murkomen by constantly highlighting the thorny issue of the now controversial Kimwarer and Arror dams, a saga that has already claimed Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich.

William Ruto says he is ready for Raila in 2022, asks him to be ready to accept defeat

Deputy President William Ruto has assured Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga he will be ready to compete with him in the 2022 race to State House., should he decide to run again.

Kibra residents to pick Ken Okoth’s replacement on November 7

This is after National Assembly Speaker Justine Muturi declared the Kibra MP seat vacant following the death of Ken Okoth on Friday, July 26.

Government advises Kenyans against traveling to their rural homes for census

Government spokesman Cyrus Oguna said that all citizens will be captured during the exercise regardless of their location and as longs as they will be within the country's borders.

ODM party dismisses report claiming Raila will be in 2022 presidential race

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party has rubbished reports by a section of the media indicating Raila Odinga had declared he will be one of the presidential candidates in 2022.

Former Makadara MP Reuben Ndolo arrested

Former Makadara MP Reuben Ndolo and six others have been arrested by detectives from the Flying Squad. The former legislator was arrested on Saturday night.

2019 census: Crisis looms after court bars govt from hiring civil servants as enumerators

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, body mandated to conduct national population and housing census, has been thrown into a panic mode after court issued an order barring the agency from giving civil servants 2019 census jobs.

Kajiado Governor Joseph Lenku dismisses splashing KSh 22m on county bash

The contested report indicated that VVIP breakfast was procured at KSh 1.5 million, VVIP lunch at KSh 1.7 million, lounge at KSh 300,000, VVIP tents at KSh 400,000 and VIP toilets at KSh 100,000.

Raila pokes more holes in Aukot’s Punguza Mizigo bill, insists on BBI

Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party leader Raila Odinga has once again dismissed Okuru Auko's Punguza Mizigo bill as bogus and asked Kenyans to patiently wait for the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report instead.

Anne Mumbi says Raila controls nearly half of Kenyan votes, difficult to lead without his support

Kirinyaga Governor Anne Mumbi has confessed it is nearly impossible for one to ascend to power and lead Kenya without Opposition leader Raila Odinga's input.

Esther Passaris honoured with outstanding African community figure award

Nairobi Women Rep Esther Passaris has been honoured for her contribution to the advancement of women and youth development in Kenya.

Kipchumba Murkomen showers wife of his youth with sweet birthday message

In a rare show of love from a typical African politician, the jovial senator took to his Facebook page on Friday, August 16, evening, and showered the love of his life with sweet messages as she celebrated her birthday.

Governor Josphat Nanok accuses Raila of shortchanging Turkana people in handshake deal

Nanok said Turkana electorates overwhelmingly voted for the former premier in his quest to become the country's fifth president in 2017 General Election, but were left out after in the handshake pact

William Ruto’s ally Oscar Sudi backs Punguza Mizigo bill to change constitution

Sudi warned those vouching for another referendum being fronted by President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga, under the stewardship of Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), that they were bound to fail.

Government defends census staff recruitment, says it was fair and transparent

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) has refuted claims the recruitment exercise of census enumerators was marred with nepotism and favoritism.

Mixed reactions as William Ruto donates 30 motorbikes to Turkana youths

Accompanying his tweet were a series of photos of himself handing over the motorcycles to the youth groups. His donation excited many Kenyans who lauded him and the Jubilee Government for helping the youths.

Governor Kivutha Kibwana tells Ruto to prepare for his challenge in 2022 presidential race

At the moment, the DP is quite the hot property in the country, and there is hardly anywhere his name can be mentioned without igniting some form of emotion.
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