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POLITICS

Barack Obama’s Kin Questions Orengo’s Latest Absence in Raila’s Big Events

In recent times the Siaya Senator James Orengo has been conspicuously missing from Raila Odinga’s big and historic events and this has now raised eyebrows as Barack Obama’s half-brother Mr. Malik Obama asks questions. Malik Obama through his social media handle stated that he has come to the realization that Orengo who used to be very close to Raila has not been seen attending events such as the unveiling of Raila’s running mate.

  2 months ago ago
Barack Obama’s Kin Questions Orengo’s Latest Absence in Raila’s Big Events

POLITICS

Preparations complete at Jomo Kenyatta stadium in Kisumu for the 9th Edition of Africities Summit

The ninth edition of Africities Summit will be held at Jomo Kenyatta international stadium in Kisumu county. The five- day international summit will commence on 17th Tuesday next week all the way to 21st may. The summit brings together all Africa cities. President Uhuru Kenyatta is scheduled to officially launch the five- day summit on Tuesday.

  3 months ago ago
Preparations complete at Jomo Kenyatta stadium in Kisumu for the 9th Edition of Africities Summit

POLITICS

Kisumu City Ready to Host Africities Summit From 17th Of May to 21st Says Governor Nyong'o

Professor Anyang Nyong'o who is the governor of Kisumu City says they now more than prepared to Host Africities Summit which is one of it kind in Kenya. The event will take place from 17th of May to 21st of the same month.According to the governor, already some head of states have confirmed that they will attend the event since it concerns the strengthening of trade ties and establishing a better relationship amongst African cities.

  3 months ago ago
Kisumu City Ready to Host Africities Summit From 17th Of May to 21st Says Governor Nyong'o

POLITICS

International dignitaries arrives in Kisumu ahead of tomorrow 9th edition Africities Summit

The 9th edition of Africities Summit will officially kick off tomorrow in Kisumu county. Preparations for the international summit is already complete and president Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to launch the summit tomorrow. International dignitaries from different Africa cities have arrived in Kisumu ready for the five day summit.

  3 months ago ago
International dignitaries arrives in Kisumu ahead of tomorrow 9th edition Africities Summit

HEALTH

Kisumu City Experiences A Crucial Shortage As The AfriCities Summit Begins

The AfriCities Summit is scheduled to kick off today in Kisumu.This particular summit was to be attended by a number of dignitaries from different places.It is scheduled to involve people from all walks of life.The truth remains that, Kisumu county has certainly put into place the necessary arrangements in readiness for the long awaited summit.

  3 months ago ago
Kisumu City Experiences A Crucial Shortage As The AfriCities Summit Begins

SOCIETY

The 9th Edition of Africities Summit to kick off nex week

Tuesday 17 May, 2022 to Saturday 21 May 2022 Kisumu Kenya will host the 9th edition of Africities Summit, previous edition was held in Marrakech Morocco in 2018 and was attended by a record of 8300 participants from 79 countries 52 being African nations. The theme of the 9th summit will be the role of intermediary cities of Africa in the implementation of Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the African Union Agenda 2063. this reflects the shift of Africa to devolve services and developmental focus away from capital cities.

  3 months ago ago
The 9th Edition of Africities Summit to kick off nex week

POLITICS

Kisumu Governor Requests President Kenyatta to Loan CS Wamalwa to Devolution

By Peter K'opiyoMembers of the UCLGA East Africa, Regional Caucus following the meeting held on Monday at Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi Kisumu Governor Prof. Anyang Nyong’o presented a report for the readiness of the county to host the 9th Africities Summit at the East African Regional Caucus for the United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) on Monday Morning.

  5 months ago ago
Kisumu Governor Requests President Kenyatta to Loan CS Wamalwa to Devolution

POLITICS

This is Why Kisumu City is Expected to Roar to Life in November 2021

Kisumu City is expected to come to life in November 2021 when it plays to host the Africities Summit. According to a statement from the Council of Governors (CoG) and seen by Opera News, the Summit is aimed at improving the livelihoods of citizens. In a statement released on Thursday, CoG Chairperson Wycliffe Oparanya said that the body was working together with the Ministry of Devolution and the County Government of Kisumu to make the event a success. “We are jointly planning for the 9th edition of the Africities

  1 year ago ago
This is Why Kisumu City is Expected to Roar to Life in November 2021

POLITICS

Raila Odinga takes his presidential campaigns to Africities Summit in Kisumu

The ninth edition of the Africities Summit is underway in Kisumu County. The summit was officially launched by the president of the republic of Kenya, His Excellency Uhuru Mwigai Kenyatta. Several delegates attended the summit, including top government and state officials from African countries, European Union and the African Union.

  3 months ago ago
Raila Odinga takes his presidential campaigns to Africities Summit in Kisumu

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Africities Summit To Hold Its 9Th Conference in Kisumu City.

KThe Africities 9 summit which is the 9th edition of the Pan African Days of Local and Territorial Authorities will take place in Kisumu ,Kenya from 17th May to 21st May 2022. The conference will be themed “ The Role of IntermediaryCities of Africa in the Implementation of the Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the African Union Agenda 2063.

  3 months ago ago
Africities Summit To Hold Its 9Th Conference in Kisumu City.

BUSINESS

Hospitality Taken A Notch Higher As Calfie Resort Open Doors In Kisumu Ahead Of Africities Summit

Calfie Resort in Kisumu. Source/Collins Dudi. Kisumu county is proud to have another resort ahead of the Africities Summit slated for November 2021. Calfie Resort which is deemed a perfect example of an excellent resort was officially launched on Saturday December 12,this year. An event graced by Rhumba maestro Johnny Junior, the popular 'Awino' hitmaker and Kisumu's finest mixmaster Deejay Sol Junior. The owner, Engineer Caleb Ogado said that the move to establish Calfie Resort in the lakeside city followed

  1 year ago ago
Hospitality Taken A Notch Higher As Calfie Resort Open Doors In Kisumu Ahead Of Africities Summit

POLITICS

Uhuru Kenyatta Snubs Raila Odinga's Campaigns in Kisumu

While opening the 9th Africities Summit in Kisumu, President Kenyatta, unlike in previous trips to the city, did not join Raila in street rallies. This came unexpectedly because many kenyans especially Azimio Supporters we're eagerly waiting for the two leaders to hit the ground running as the August poll comes closer.

  3 months ago ago
Uhuru Kenyatta Snubs Raila Odinga's Campaigns in Kisumu

POLITICS

"Kisumu is Ready to Host the World," Governor Nyongo Reveals his Africities Summit Preparations

It is just a matter of time before Kisumu City makes history as one of the African cities that hosted the Africities Summit. This is after it was selected as the city that will host the 9th Africities Summit in November 2021. The Kisumu Governor Professor Peter Anyang Nyongo is not taking any chances as the host of this very important event. In one of his tweets on December 14, 2020 Anyang Nyongo spoke about inspecting some of the projects related to hosting of the summit. “Today I joined PS’s Charles @Charles_Sunkuli

  1 year ago ago

POLITICS

Politicians in Kisumu can now put up billboards and flyers.

A few days after the AfriCities Summit ended on Saturday, the Kisumu County government removed a prohibition on constructing billboards and campaign posters in the city center. However, there is a catch: politicians are not allowed to put up posters in the city center or on the newly rebuilt roundabouts that were erected in collaboration between the county government and private companies.

  2 months ago ago
Politicians in Kisumu can now put up billboards and flyers.

POLITICS

Raila Odinga to Grace KUSI Ideas Festival on 19th December at Ciala Resort, Kisumu

Opposition chief Raila Odinga who also serves as African Union high representatives for infrastructural development has graciously accepted to close KUSI ideas festival on the 9th of December in kisumu County. The two-day event is an annual conference that was launched by nation media group as part of its 60th anniversary celebrations to begin building pan-african 'ideas transaction market' to capitalise on the opportunities and innovations available to Africa. The event which will be held between 8th and 9th

  1 year ago ago
Raila Odinga to Grace KUSI Ideas Festival on 19th December at Ciala Resort, Kisumu