The People

  • 21 Aug 2017 - Newly elected  Kirinyaga governor Ann Waiguru will be sworn -in on Tuesday morning ahead of the inauguration of her Bomet counterpart Dr. Joyce Laboso.Another female governor Charity Ngilu of Kitui has already been sworn-in today. President Uhuru Kenyatta and his...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Residents of Weiteithie estate in Juja subcounty had to endure a 2-hour gun drama as police battled some of the most dreaded hardcore criminals in Nairobi and Kiambu counties. In the ensuing drama, a contingent of police drawn from the two counties managed to gun down...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - A woman in her mid twenties has given birth to quadruplets at Gaichanjiru mission Hospital in Kandara  Murang’a county. Lucy Wangari Muringi gave birth to three girls and one baby boy after a successful caesarian section operation at the mission hospital under linda...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Hand cart water vendors  along  the Nairobi – Namanga road have asked the ministry of roads to erect bumps along the road to reduce the number of accidents involving their members. The vendors who collect water from a water point adjacent to the road have accused ...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Jubilee Party leaders have urged the opposition National Super Alliance -NASA to be ready to accept the decision of the supreme court once it delivers its ruling on their petition over the presidential election results. Speaking in Narok county, the outgoing chairman...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Newly elected Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko has this morning formally been sworn-into office in a colourful ceremony  at the Uhuru Park grounds that was attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta ,his deputy William Ruto, outgoing governor Dr. Evans Kidero and other...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Nairobi street families yesterday protested the employment criteria in the city’s clean up exercise initiated by governor-elect Mike Sonko. The street families have decried discrimination citing that the agents in charge of recruitment are biased. They called on the...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - Reuben Mwambingu and Harrison [email protected] Civilians living in Boni Forest have until midday to vacate as Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) prepares to initiate intensive airs trikes to flush out suspected al Shabaab militia in it. Lamu County Commissioner, Joseph...
  • 21 Aug 2017 -  Sarah Ndungu and Wangui [email protected] Former nominated Senator Beatrice Elachi could become the Nairobi County Assembly Speaker if new Jubilee MCAs unanimously support her candidature in the House. The MCAs settled on Elachi after  a meeting at State House....
  • 21 Aug 2017 - The National Cohesion and Integration Commission (NCIC) has identified 16 regions where cases of conflict have been reported after the August 8 General Election. According to the commission, the conflicts have been triggered by disputes over presidential, governor and...
  • 21 Aug 2017 - PSCU President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto yesterday joined Catholic faithful for a Sunday mass at a Ngong Cathedral where they urged Kenyans to continue praying for peace and unity.  The President said the country should steer away from tension...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - People Daily [email protected] The National Super Alliance (Nasa) curiously omitted as a petition ground its initial claim of hacking of the electoral server, that had been the first grudge cited against the presidential election result. Barely nine hours after the...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Reuben Mwambingu and Harrison [email protected] Outgoing Taita Taveta county Governor John Mruttu has denied claims that he intends to file a petition challenging the victory of his competitor Granton Samboja. Mruttu dismissed news reports listing him among 10...
  • 20 Aug 2017 -  Robin [email protected] Immediate former Mandera senator Billow Aden Kerrow has retired from active politics. In a statement on his  Facebook account, the 59-year-old who did not defend his seat said: “I believe 15 years is an appropriate time to self-evaluate. I...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Njonjo [email protected] A feeling of deja vu has trailed the 2017 presidential election owing to the many ways in which it appeared like a replica of the 2013 event. Had the loss of Raila Odinga and his running-mate Kalonzo Musyoka ended in them conceding defeat...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Yusuf [email protected] Bungoma Senator-elect Moses Wetang’ula yesterday announced that he would  be vying for the presidency in 2022. Wetang’ula, who is also Nasa co-principal said he would go for the top seat in 2022 after the Opposition chief Raila Odinga...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Former Machakos County Assembly Speaker Bernard Mung’ata and his deputy Nathaniel Ng’ang’a are set to square it out for the influential county government Speaker position. Mung’ata, who was among top Governor Alfred Mutua’s campaign managers, is said to be banking on...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Oliver Musembi  and Clement [email protected] In a rare show of camaraderie, bitter political rivals in the persons of outgoing Kiambu Governor William Kabogo and successor Ferdinand Waititu shared a platform and hugged during a handing-over ceremony. Kabogo, in a...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Abuja, Sunday Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returned home on Saturday after spending more than 100 days in London receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness. His plane touched down around 4:35pm (1535 GMT) at the international airport in Abuja, an AFP...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - The recently unveiled Unique Personal Identifier (UPI) which will be used to track learners’ academic progress will also minimise loss of resources in the country’s education sector. Education Cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i said the National Education Management...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Catholic church under arch bishop Antony Muhera is now urging all Kenyans to accord the judiciary some patience to hear and determine the petition filed at the supreme court. The clergy has been on a mission of spreading peace and harmony after the recent election...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Baringo county minister of health has issued an ultimatum to striking nurses to get back to work or forget their salary. More than 300 nurses went on strike in Baringo county after the salaries and remuneration commission declined to sign their CBA in June. The post...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - All the 47 governors are expected to be sworn into office before the end of next week. This is according to the guidelines issued by the ministry of planning and devolution. The swearing-in exercise will be conducted in a public ceremony before a high court judge or a...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - Two foreigners were today morning found murdered and their bodies dumped by the roadside in Kiembeni area of Mombasa county. The deceased are believed to be a couple whose nationalities have not yet been established. The post Two foreigners found dead and bodies...
  • 20 Aug 2017 - The Agikuyu  council of elders have urged all elected leaders  to embrace unity and tolerance in a bid to strengthen national cohesion and integration. Speaking in Kajiado the elders urged governor Joseph ole Lenku to seal all the loopholes that may hamper development...
  • 19 Aug 2017 - The National Council of Elders from Isiolo have lauded the decision by Chief Justice David Maraga to set up special courts that will address election petitions. Speaking to journalists in Isiolo after a consultative meeting at the Al Falah Islamic Centre, the Kenya...
  • 19 Aug 2017 - Opposition leader Raila Odinga now wants the supreme court to nullify the declaration of president Uhuru Kenyatta as president elect and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ordered to carry out a fresh election. In a petition filed late last night at...
  • 19 Aug 2017 - The National Transport and Safety Authority -NTSA has acquired new Hi-tech breathalyzers to combat drunk-driving in the country. NTSA Director General Francis Meja said they have acquired 50 new gadgets from the world bank, that will be distributed across the country...
  • 19 Aug 2017 - Rwandan President Paul Kagame has Friday been sworn in for another seven-year term in office, in a colourful ceremony attended by dozens of African heads of state and world leaders, including President Uhuru Kenyatta. During the election held on August 4th, Kagame...
  • 19 Aug 2017 - Robin Obino National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has intensified the campaign against drink driving by acquiring 50 new breathalyzers which will be distributed to all major towns across the country. The authority’s deputy director Duncan Kibogong said the...

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