The People

  • 12 Dec 2017 - Former Bomet governor Isaac Ruto has broken his silence over ongoing rumours of a possible return to government following defeat in the August 8 election. Ruto dismissed allegations that he was promised a job in exchange for his support for Jubilee Party. He said his...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Irene Githinji @gitshee President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday asked Kenyans to give politics a rest and instead focus on economic development and social transformation as he rolled out the roadmap for his second term in office. And in a warning to Opposition leadership,...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Tripoli, Tuesday European governments are knowingly complicit in the torture and abuse of refugees and migrants in Libya, Amnesty International has alleged. In an effort to stem migration, the EU is actively supporting a “system of abuse and exploitation” on Libyan...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Yusuf Masibo, Noah Cheploen and Seth Onyango @PeopleDailyKe The death toll from road accidents in the past three days hit over 65 yesterday after another 36 died in two grisly crashes. In the first accident, 19 people including a three-year-old child perished on...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Robin Obino @obinorobin Excitement and display of patriotism was evident at Kasarani Stadium from as early as 7am, when the gates opened for the members of the public attending yesterday’s Jamhuri Day celebrations. Thousands of citizens turned up in style, some...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Veteran Mombasa politicians have asked Governor Hassan Joho to shift camp and work with Jubilee administration if he wishes to remain “relevant” in politics beyond 2022. They warned him to stop his obsession with secession rhetoric and concentrate on his mandate to...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Sarah Ndung’u @Ndungusarah Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has pledged to prioritise infrastructure development throughout the 17 sub- counties in the next financial year. The capital city, Sonko said remains the financial, transport and cultural hub of East Africa. “We...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Robert Ochoro @PeopleDailyKe Kisii Governor James Ongwae yesterday lauded National Super Alliance (Nasa) principals for halting the swearing in of Raila Odinga as the “People’s President”. He appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta and the Nasa leaders to embrace...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Mombasa County government, which is in a spot for growing heaps of uncollected garbage, is blaming the police and Treasury for crippling its ability to clean the mess. Yesterday, Deputy Governor William Kingi claimed police had colluded with a private garbage...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) chair Kagwiria Mbogori has expressed concern over the high number of defilement and murder cases in Meru county. She said gender-based violence and border conflicts were also rife in the country. Mbogori urged Kenyans...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Close to 50 people have lost their lives in the last 24 hours in deadly road accidents that have left the country in shock and in  mourning. In one of the incidents more than 13 people died in a smash up involving more than 10 vehicles in Sachangwan on the Nakuru-...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto led the nation in marking the country’s 54th Jamhuri day  with a rallying call that Kenya must remain united. The two who celebrated their first national holiday having been sworn in  late last month  after  two...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Close to 50 people have lost their lives in the last 24 hours in deadly road accidents that have left the country in shock and in  mourning. In one of the incidents more than 13 people died in a smash up involving more than 10 vehicles in Sachangwan on the Nakuru-...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Exactly 54 years ago,Kenya  gained her independence, and  became  a sovereign state. However, the road to independence was not a walk in the park as thousands of Kenyans put their lives on the line, with several liberation fighters forced to pay the ultimate price in...
  • 12 Dec 2017 - Sarah Ndung’u @ndungusarah President Uhuru Kenyatta will next month issue 50,000 title deeds to Nairobi residents. The Head of State announced yesterday that systems have been put in place to hasten the procedures necessary for one to acquire a title deed. Speaking at...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Festivities to mark independence day at Kasarani Stadium will be the first since President was sworn-in for second term Irene Githinji @gitshee President Uhuru Kenyatta is scheduled to lead the nation in marking the 54th Jamhuri Day celebrations this morning, the...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Dar es Salaam, Monday The release of two musicians who were serving life sentences for the rape of primary school pupils is indicative of the Tanzanian president’s “punitive” attitude towards children, a child rights activist has said. Kate McAlpine, director of...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Mutuku Mwangangi @pitzpitah Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua yesterday suffered a setback in his bid to stop the hearing of an election petition challenging his victory after the High Court ruled that the matter proceed to full determination. Mutua, through his lawyers...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Traders in Mombasa are at risk of choking in heaps of uncollected garbage in the coastal city. The traders claim the stench from the mountains of decaying garbage has made their working conditions unbearable with customers shunning the place. Restaurants, retail shops...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Bernice Mbugua @BerniceMuhindi Meru Senator Mithika Linturi has moved to court seeking an order to suspend the decision by University of Nairobi to deregister and discontinue him as a student of the institution’s law school. Linturi wants the university to reinstate...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Paul Muhoho @PeopleDailyKe The Supreme Court has set the threshold for challenging presidential elections high, by rejecting all the key points raised by petitioners who challenged the October 26 election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in a repeat poll. Uhuru’s re-...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Sophie Njoka @PeopleDailyKe Consecration of the new Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) bishop for Mombasa diocese Rev Alphonse Mwaro Baya is now in limbo after six clergymen filed a case challenging his election. The six petitioners asked the court to bar Archbishop...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Njonjo Kihuria @PeopleDailyKe The Mau Mau movement that was formed to press for independence and the recovery of land appropriated from indigenous Kenyans by colonialists was proscribed in 1952 to stem its violent struggle. It would remain a banned organisation up to...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Robin Obino @obinorobin Education Cabinet secretary Dr Fred Matiang’i has ordered the Commission for University Education (CUE) to conduct a review of all universities operating under Letters of Interim Authority in a bid to maintain high standards of learning....
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Seth Onyango, Noven Owiti and Brian Musyoka @PeopleDailyKe The absence of Kalonzo Musyoka, who was set to be ‘sworn-in’ alongside opposition chief Raila Odinga forced the National Super Alliance (Nasa) to call off the much hyped fete, the coalition has said....
  • 11 Dec 2017 - The Education ministry will cough out Sh150 million compensation for a breach of contract against Vulcan Laboratory Equipment Ltd for the abortive supply of laboratory equipment, chemicals and teaching aids to secondary schools. The ministry’s School Equipment...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - President Uhuru Kenyatta has now ruled out political dialogue with the opposition saying the politicking period was now over. Kenyatta who was launching the Nairobi county government state of the art data center said Kenyans were tired of perpetual politicking saying...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - All  private universities  operating under letters of interim  beyond their statutory period , will be closed down . Education cabinet secretary Dr Fred Matiangi has directed  the commission for university education  to carry out an audit of all  those  universities...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - Six judges of the Supreme Court in a unanimous decision have declared the 26th October fresh presidential poll as free fair and credible  and one that met the constitutional threshold. The judges gave the poll the  legitimacy card in their detailed judgement delivered...
  • 11 Dec 2017 - The Wajir county government has allocated 12 Million shilling for the construction of a gender based violence rescue centre and has drafted a gender and sexual based violence bill which is awaiting the approval of county assembly in a bid to tame gender violence....

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