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China urges U.S. to stop sending wrong signals to “Taiwan independence” forces
Wetangula meets Gachagua amid pressure to wind up Ford Kenya
Nyeri Senator Wahome Wamatinga, Gachagua’s ally, defended the meeting, saying it should not be misconstrued as a strategy for 2027.
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China urges U.S. to stop sending wrong signals to “Taiwan independence” forces
We are being discriminated, say Mwangaza assembly allies
Meru County Assembly has 69 MCAs but only 13 are close to Ms Mwangaza. They claimed the assembly leadership views them as traitors.
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Sifuna alleges plot to plant weapons in Arati's home
Arati called on Interior Cabinet Secretary Kithure Kindiki to take disciplinary action against officers hell-bent on causing chaos in the county and blaming it on the governor.
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Early campaigns: Poisoned chalice or blessing in disguise for country?
Sakaja is among the incumbents battling criticism from leaders keen to send him packing in 2027.
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Kuppet raises red flag over 115bn pension scheme
Kuppet says the board is operating without trustees.
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Unease in Ruto, Raila camps as young leaders challenge status quo
Babu Owino says the new outfit will replace the opposition and ensure the government delivers or relinquishes power to a more focused team.
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Senate asks EACC to probe Nairobi assembly over misuse of Sh1.3b
Kajwang has asked the Auditor General to conduct a forensic audit of the county assembly's financial statements for the last four years since there were clear breaches.
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Raila's AU bid on course as panel set to declare vacancies
Raila, Djibouti Foreign Affairs Minister Mahmoud Youssuf and former Somalia Foreign Affairs Minister Fawzia Adam are in the race.
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Where are the free pads for schoolgirls?
Audit report: Crippling underfunding as girls get just 42 per cent of required free sanitary towels from State program
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China urges U.S. to stop sending wrong signals to “Taiwan independence” forces
Doctors' strike: IG Koome warns medics against causing chaos
Police commanders ordered to deal firmly and decisively with medics causing chaos.
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From Kibaki to Ruto: Scams that hit presidents in their first terms
The current administration has set an unprecedented pace of major scandals in under two years.
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Jitters in UDA as Gachagua camp feels threatened by three deputies
There is a provision for three deputy party leaders, hence the apprehension among DP’s allies.
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You've messed up health and agriculture sectors, Azimio leaders tell Ruto
Kalonzo challenged MPs to impeach Health CS Susan Nakhumicha and his Agriculture counterpart Mithika Linturi for incompetency.
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Why Kenyatta family remains magnetic amid Mt Kenya rivalry
If you happen to hail from the region and interact with people who are in their 60s, you will hear weird stories about the founding father and his family.
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Place of Luo Nyanza in post-Raila Kenya as his exit looms
Courtesy of his support for Raila in the last three successive polls, Kalonzo is believed to have a head-start in region.
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Natembeya tramples on Wetang'ula's toes in pursuit of Luhya Nation greatness
Governor George Natembeya has played the bogeyman, causing National Assembly Speaker Moses Wetang’ula sleepless nights.
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Job cuts loom in Kenya’s Sh1trn wage bill crisis
Massive job cuts loom in the public service.
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Three charged in Sh14bn Portland Cement fraud case
Three charged with conspiring to defraud the cement company of Sh14 billion.
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Bad fertiliser: Government shuts down KEL Chemicals
State to withhold payments to the firm pending probe.
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Raila Odinga breaks silence, urges government to resolve doctors' strike
Odinga on Thursday, in a statement emphasized three critical issues for the government's consideration.
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Sakaja, Sifuna differ on Senate summons
Nairobi Senator Edwin Sifuna said his boss, Governor Johnson Sakaja will be fined Sh500,000 for failing to honour Senate summons.
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China urges U.S. to stop sending wrong signals to “Taiwan independence” forces
Wetangula and Natembeya fight for supremacy in western region
President Ruto wants Kenya Kwanza affiliate parties to dissolve and join UDA. But Ford Kenya has maintained that it will not heed the calls but instead remain as an independent party.
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China urges U.S. to stop sending wrong signals to “Taiwan independence” forces
Wetang'ula and Natembeya fight for supremacy in western region
President Ruto wants Kenya Kwanza affiliate parties to dissolve and join UDA. But Ford Kenya has maintained that it will not heed the calls but instead remain as an independent party.
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MPs move into plush offices in Bunge Towers
The project that began in 2014 was initially scheduled for completion by January last year. The 125-meter-high complex includes 338 offices for MPs, a health club, a restaurant, and an open garden.
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Raila torn between fighting for the masses or securing top seat at AU
Kenyans are baffled that Opposition chief Raila Odinga, uncharacteristically, is not exploiting every available opportunity to bash the Kenya Kwanza administration for its many shortcomings.
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How State neglect has led to squalor in special needs schools
There are 337 and 81 SNE primary and secondary schools, respectively.
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Senate seeks to starve counties of funds if governors snub summons
A motion that intends to address the persistent snub of summons by committees will be tabled before the Senate.
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Government’s 13-point rules to curb road crashes
The measures come following a rise in road crashes with school-going children accounting for part of the fatalities recorded.
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Lawmakers decry neglect of northern Kenya
Northern Kenya lawmakers have claimed that there is nothing to show in the region since independence despite the counties having been allocated of billions under devolution.
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Small businesses suffer as eTIMS nightmare unfolds
KRA insists it will not grant another "blanket extension" of the deadline.
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PCEA official sworn in at function attended by Ruto despite court injunction
The elder will now oversee the church's Sh1bn annual budget.
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22 senators lead fresh onslaught on Ruto's housing levy
The total number of cases challenging Ruto's pet project is now seven.
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'Tawe' leader George Natembeya defends movement
Natembeya: As the Luhya community, we've not been able to take part in those leadership positions. Which Luhya made Mudavadi the Prime CS?
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Raila silent as Kenyans suffer amid medics strike, fake fertiliser scandal
Unlike in the past when Raila would have issued several statements and addressed press conferences, lately he has delegated all these.
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Omtatah back in court to have Housing Levy quashed
Petitioners want the new law revoked for being unconstitutional.
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Wetangula under siege as political ground shifts
Political pundits believe Wetangula’s woes could be stemming from his hard stance against dissolution of Ford Kenya.
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Report faults courts for majority of adjournments
Magistrate Courts accounted for 83.5 per cent of the adjournments.
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Azimio calls for Linturi's resignation amid fake fertiliser saga
Azimio urges Agriculture CS Mithika Linturi to step down and allow authorities to investigate the fake fertiliser saga to avoid “contradicting” government, co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka says.
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Doctors on strike: X’s hashtag analysis bears hallmarks of coordinated online attacks
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