K.Kwanza health agenda:Mandatory health insurance for all w/ NHIF as primary insurance. NHIF contributions to change from individual to household level.Formation of public fund to cover chronic, catastrophic illnesses. Formation of Health Service Commission for health workers.
The women agenda:Implement two-thirds gender in 12 months. Reserve 50% of cabinet slots for women. Establish Hustler Fund for women.Provide free sanitary towels to schools. Hire 116,000 teachers within 2 years. Pay for in-service teacher training.
Wajackoya manifesto: Roots party launches its manifesto. Two-page document proposes to legalise marijuana. Party manifesto promises to enhance snake farming.Wajackoya calls for peaceful campaigns.
Kisii teargas scare:Karua evacuated from Gusii stadium after teargas canister exploded. Policeman behind explosion of teargas canister arrested.Raila’s running mate opens gender based rehabilitation centre.
Sakaja degree question:Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja suffers another blow. CUE revokes his degree obtained from Team University.Probe establishes that University was not accredited.
MP Arama sentenced: Nakuru Town West MP Samuel Arama fined Ksh. 1.5M. Arama found guilty of conspiracy to grab a piece of land.Charles Birundu, Daniel Nyantika, John Mwaura also found guilty.
Mourning Joe Kadhi: Veteran journalist Joe Kadhi laid to rest. Kadhi died while undergoing treatment in Nairobi.President Uhuru Kenyatta leads nation in mourning Kadhi.Late Kadhi was a distinguished media trainer.
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