The People

  • 22 Jun 2018 - Irene Githinji @gitshee Central Organisation of Trade Unions Kenya Cotu (K) has rejected the proposal to have workers contribute one per cent of their gross salary towards National Housing Development Fund (NHDF). This was contained in the 2018/19 budget tax proposal...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Deputy  Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu is expected to give directions regarding Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua’s intended appeal challenging his ouster by the Court of Appeal delivered on June 8. The Deputy Registrar of the Supreme Court, Daniel ole Keiwua, confirmed...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Noah Cheploen @cheploennoah Nakuru Speaker Maina Kairo, who survived an impeachment motion has extended an olive branch to MCAs who voted to remove him. Addressing the Assembly for the first time after he waded through the political currents that the impeachment...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Wilson Kinyanjui Lands and Physical Planning Cabinet secretary Farida Karoney has defended her ministry against delayed submission of quarterly expenditure reports to the Controller of Budget. Karoney admitted that the ministry was also facing low absorption of...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - The Anti-Corruption Court has dismissed Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Noordin Haji’s application seeking to suspend the verification of securities before the release of National Youth Service (NYS) scandal suspects. In his ruling Friday, Anti-Corruption Chief...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Former Transport CS Michael Kamau’s bid to stop his prosecution at the Anti -Corruption Court has been dismissed by the Court of Appeal paving way for the prosecution to charge him afresh. “We can only say at this stage that the application by Kamau is incompetent....
  • 22 Jun 2018 - DPPS Deputy President William Ruto has said that plans are underway to merge three State corporations to enhance service delivery. He said the government plans to merge the Agricultural Finance Corporation (AFC), National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) and the...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Reports say police grilling them on the poisonous sugar that has been seized in raids across the country and issues touching on Kebs sticker marks Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) managing director Charles Ongwae and nine other senior officials were Friday arrested...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Some Eastleigh businessmen have complained of constant harassment and extortion by hawkers. Led by businessman, Ali Mohammud, they  said that a group of hawkers has been going round harassing them, claiming the malls their shops are located in are constructed on road...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - The consumer has been left on his own amid conflicting statements from the government over the safety and quality of sugar on the market. This even as food scientists called for the procurement of an independent body to carry out toxicity tests on sugar to...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - President Uhuru Kenyatta was Friday enlisting the support of all the 47 county governors in delivering the big four agenda which will define his legacy. Speaking during the sixth session of the national and county government co-ordinating summit  at State House...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - The anti-corruption axe has struck again after Kenya Bureau of Standards Managing Director Charles Ongwae and nine other officials were arrested over the importation of fertilizer and procurement of import standardization stickers. The KEBS officials are said to have...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Youth Principal Secretary Lilian Mbogo Omollo has finally secured her freedom after the anti corruption court verified and  approved  her security for bail after rejecting a bid by the prosecution to stall the process. The securities of two other suspects were also...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Deputy President William Ruto has told off politicians attempting to drive a wedge between him and President Uhuru Kenyatta saying their plans will fail. Speaking in Kiambu county the deputy president termed the attacks on him as a ploy to distract him from delivering...
  • 22 Jun 2018 - Police in Kakamega are investigating an incident where a 25 year old man committed suicide after stabbing his 15 year-old wife four times with a kitchen knife. The incident happened two days after the deceased had picked his wife  from her  parents,after  deserting...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Two former Attorneys General (AG) Amos Wako and Prof Githu Muigai yesterday told to court they requested foreign governments to trace monies in the Anglo Leasing scandal. The two produced before Milimani trial magistrate Martha Mutuku letters to Switzerland, America...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Robin Obino @obinorobin Families of the people who died in the ill-fated FlySax plane that crashed in Aberdare Forest early this month will have to wait for at least three months to know the cause of the accident. A preliminary report into the probable cause of the...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Bernard Gitau @bernagitau Date: March 26, 2001 Time: 1.40am Location: Machakos The more than 600 students are in various stages of slumber. Even the shock of having results of more than 100 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) candidates cancelled had no...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Mercy Mwai @wangumarci It is a fact. The packet of sugar in your kitchen shelf could be loaded, not with mercury, but deadly levels of copper and lead. The shocking admission came from no less an authority than the Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs), which said some of...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - George Kebaso  @Morarak The Office of Directorate of Public Prosecutions  (ODPP) is investigating 72 senior government officials over corruption claims.  Director Noordin Haji said yesterday 17 Cabinet and Principal secretaries, two governors and five Members of...
  • 21 Jun 2018 -   Addis Ababa, Thursday East African leaders gathered in Ethiopia on Thursday hoping to revive stalled South Sudan peace talks, following a long-awaited face-to-face meeting between the two warring leaders. President Salva Kiir and his former deputy turned rebel...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Farmers in Nairobi’s suburbs use raw sewage to irrigate crops putting unsuspecting consumers in danger of contracting diseases Milliam Murigi and Kipkoech Komugor @PeopleDailyKe The biggest food scare in Kenya  currently is sugar. So as a health-conscious consumer,...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - George Odiwuor @PeopleDailyKe The Abasuba community wants the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) “forced to recognise” and introduce teaching of their indigenous language in areas dominated by its members. In a renewed push for identity, the community...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Irene Githinji @gitshee The government has moved to enhance youth employability by addressing skill mismatch between education and the labour markets needs. Education Cabinet secretary, Amina Mohamed yesterday said her ministry is doing this by establishing the...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - The Council of Governors (CoG) has called on the National Treasury to ensure disbursement of funds to counties within a week to avoid the risk of accruing pending bills. Addressing the press at the council offices in Nairobi yesterday, CoG chairman Josphat Nanok said...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - The paradox surrounding a consignment of contraband sugar impounded from a warehouse in Nairobi’s Eastleigh area continued to confound with the  Kenya Bureau of Standards admitting it contained excess levels of copper and lead but mercury as alleged. KEBS Managing...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Residents of Njiru area in Nairobi are staring at a possible health disaster after our investigations discovered that waste exhausters have been depositing raw sewage into the Nairobi River with wanton disregard of the law. Residents say the practice has been on for...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Opposition leader Raila Odinga has now attributed the ongoing crackdown on graft to his handshake with President Uhuru Kenyatta. Odinga who spoke in Mlolongo, Machakos county where he had gone to condole the family of the late Migori Senator Ben Oluoch said the war on...
  • 21 Jun 2018 - A preliminary investigation report on the Fly sax plane that crashed into the aberdare ranges on 5th June 2018 killing all 10 occupants now reveals it was Fly sax headquarters in Nairobi that changed the flight path of the doomed plane directing them to fly to JKIA....
  • 21 Jun 2018 - Over 400 families in Kibera area in Nairobi have been left homeless after the Kenya Railways Authority demolished structures erected on the railway way leaves. Residents woke up to a rude shock of bulldozers flattening their structures in exercise carried out under...

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