DP Ruto’s URP MPs BLOCK Uhuru’s TNA MPs from attending major rally in Kuresoi over ICC Case


The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) case against Deputy President William Ruto is once again threatening the Jubilee coalition amid accusations that the State is not doing enough to save the DP. United Republican Party (URP) MPs openly expressed reservations over the State’s commitment to the case following the ruling by ICC judges to admit prior […]

Senators Muthama, Orengo joint press statement on teachers pay

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By Johnstone Muthama & James Orengo Our attention has been drawn to the grand standing of the jubilee regime and their shear indifference to the plight of thousands of Kenyan teachers. The current stand-off emanating from a decree of the Industrial relations court directing the government to effect a pay increment of between 50% – […]

DEADLY AL:SHABAAB: Bodies of killed Uganda soldiers flown to Kampala


By Daily Monitor Twelve Ugandan peacekeepers under the Somalia Mission were killed in the Tuesday morning attack by Islamic militants Al-Shabaab on the Ugandan army base in Janaale, 55 miles (90km) southeast of the capital Mogadishu, the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has said. The UPDF spokesperson Lt Col Paddy Ankunda said that out of […]

Senator Billow Kerrow hits at redeployed ex-mandera security boss


After a protracted stand-off, the government has finally moved the Mandera County Commissioner Alex ole Nkoyo elsewhere. I would say good riddance! Nkoyo was incompetent & arrogant to the say least. He spectacularly failed to maintain teamwork in the security leadership in the county, and had an obvious disdain for the county government leadership which […]

BREAKING: Turihamwe riots hit Nyeri


Nyeri residents now protesting outside Nyeri Governor's office. @Ma3Route pic.twitter.com/t7Oghetu89 — Othaya Yetu News (@OthayaYetu) September 3, 2015 More details to follow  

EXCLUSIVE: ”Live Accordingly”: Raila’s lecture at Strathmore University earlier today


LECTURE BY RT. HON RAILA ODINGA AT STRATHMORE UNIVERSITYSEPTEMBER 3, 2015. ”Live Accordingly” It’s an honor to be here at Strathmore again. (Applause) Education remains the best chance any nation can give its children and this university does a great job at giving it. (applause) I asked a few of your students what makes learning […]

MOMBASA Governor Hassan Joho DECLINES to endorse Uhuru


Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho maintained a cautious but courteous distance during his meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta in Mombasa this last week. The head of state has been in Mombasa for over a week during which he has met various groups including several politicians. It is also during his stay that he sacked Deputy […]

Raila to deliver public lecture at Strathmore University


Former Prime Minister and CORD Leader Raila Odinga is expected to deliver a public lecture this morning at Strathmore University. This is a series of lectures the CORD leader is delivering to urge the graduating class of 2015 to be part of the new development modelled around counties. “We are witnessing regional growth and enterprise […]

Gor picks new bread manufacturer, to earn sh 2 more than in earlier deal


Kenyan Premier League champions, Gor Mahia, have mutually terminated their contract with Nakuru based Good Bread and entered into a new partnership with the famed Elliot. Club chairman, Ambrose Rachier who declined to reveal why the current deal collapsed, told Capital Sport on Tuesday they have signed a one year contract with Elliot Bread who […]

Government floods Nyanza, western, Ukambani with Kikuyu, Kalenjin police bosses


The new postings of county commanders and county police commandants by Interior Cabinet Secretary Gen. Joseph Nkaissery appear to place volatile opposition strongholds under security command of ‘outsiders’. As 2017 approaches, it is imperative that the government posts police officers in whichever regions with sensitivity to perceptions which are likely to be formed on those officers. […]

There was NO WOMAN to replace SACKED Deputy IG Grace Kaindi- says CS Nkaissery


Interior CS Joseph Ole Nkaissery has refuted claims that Deputy IG Grace Syombua Kaindi had been sacked, saying she had attained her mandatory retirement age of 60. This however flies considering National Police Commission had recommended she exists but she refused, claiming her contract was to end in 2018. Her fate is said to have […]

JUBILEE: Let Supreme Court PAY TEACHERS if it has the money


The standoff between the jubilee government and the supreme court has taken a new twist after the regime appeared to suggest the supreme court should pay the teachers if it has the money. Jubilee insists it has no money to pay and will not pay. Teachers strike is headed to the third day as the […]

Why Makerere University has banned sex and alcohol in campus


Kampala. As Makerere University students settle in for the new semester, tension continues to simmer over the new policies that were recently introduced by the University Council. The policies, among others, require students to desist from masterminding or participating in strikes, sexual and drug abuse, use of vulgar language and indecent dressing. The policies have […]

Veteran Nairobi hotelier NJUGUNA (of Njuguna’s) passes on


One of the best known budget hotels in Nairobi, Njuguna’s, has lost the patriarch who started the business.  Joseph Njuguna Macharia, the proprietor, passed on last week. Njuguna’s sits along Waiyaki Way and used to be the meeting point of government functionaries and opposition crusaders at the height of Moi rule. Indeed, so popular was […]

Third Kamba woman suspended from Uhuru government


The jubilee regime war on Kamba community continues unabated with the sacking of Deputy Inspector General Grace Syombua Kaindi. Kaindi was suspended yesterday in a reshuffle which saw John Kitili Mboya elevated to act in her position. She joins former cabinet secretary Charity Ngilu and former Internal PS Amb. Monica Juma. For Ms Kaindi, her […]