The academic credentials of Kenyan politicians have become the subject of close public scrutiny ostensibly due to the now strict electoral regulations. Many politicians especially Members of the County Assemblies are perceived to be school dropouts or form four leavers. The past 5 or so years have seen many politicians go back to universities to see for better academic qualifications.
Three North Eastern Governors have announced that their residents have urged them to rally behind the former Prime Minister Rails Odinga in his 2022 presidential bid. The governors are Ali Korane from Garissa, Ahmed Mukhtar from Wajir and their counterpart from Isiolo County Mohamed Kuti. The trio stated that after attending a delegates meeting in Garissa that brought together grassroot leaders and residents across their counties and also from Mandera, they are confident that Raila will liberate them from poverty, marginalization, insecurity, poor infrastructure, poor education access and famine among others.
Senior political leaders are defecting to stronger political parties in preparation of the next general election. The leaders are endorsing their preferred presidential candidates. Today a senior Jubilee governor from North Eastern region endorsed ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi presidential bid. The first term governor said this words today during a ANC consultative meeting in Garissa Town.
In Summary. - The Orange Democratic Movement boss Raila Amolo Odinga was in Garissa County trying to win support. - He recieved massive welcome by the crowd who promised to walk together in the 2022 general election. The Orange Democratic Movement boss Raila Amolo Odinga is doing everything possible to ensure he stays afloat as we approach the 2022 presidential vote.
The battle for numbers eleven months to the electioneering day is spicing up as the country's political titans, ODM leader Raila Odinga, and deputy president William Ruto get on a serious political odyssey in readiness to what is hyped to be Kenya's most tumultuous elections. Although he has gone mum on his presidential ambitions, activities in his ODM camp indicate that he will be giving another shot on the Presidential seat.
The battle for numbers twelve months to the electioneering day is spicing up as the country's two political titans, ODM leader Raila Odinga, and deputy president William Ruto get on a serious political odyssey in readiness to what is hyped to be Kenya's most tumultuous elections after the 2007 ones.
The attempted murder case of former Garissa finance executive Idris Mukhtar was scheduled to be heard before Milimani court Chief magistrate Charles Andayi but was postponed after the magistrate was transferred to another station. However it's a relief for Idris' family after new magistrate Micheni Wendy gave directives for the case to proceed.
Garissa County Governor His Excellency Ali Bunow Korane has delivered a heartfelt message of condolences following the sudden passing on of a great legend. In his post, governor Korane said he learnt about the death of Prof. Mohamed Abdi commonly known as Professor Gandhi with deep shock. The late professor was a Somali geologist, author, historian, anthropologist and a great scholar. While serving as a leader, Gandhi was once former Defense Minister, the founder and the first president of Azania which in the
The battle for numbers thirteen months to the electioneering day is spicing up as the country's two political titans, ODM leader Raila Odinga, and deputy president William Ruto get on a serious political odyssey in readiness to what is hyped to be Kenya's most tumultuous elections after the 2007 ones.
Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga is busy with his unity message across the country and by now he visited majority of the country's region where he started off with Nakuru county last month, went to Homabay then Mombasa, Kakamega, some parts of Mount Kenya, Nairobi, Garissa, Eldoret and today in Isiolo county.
It has emerged that Kitui county governor Charity Karuki Ngilu is not in any danger just a day after details of her hospitalisation emerged. Kitui county communications team confirmed that the governor is now able to make phone calls on her own and speak freely with visitors. Ngilu was admitted at Nairobi Hospital on July 25 after being diagnosed with Covid-19 with Machakos county Governor Dr Alfred Mutua having confirmed the same on Tuesday while in Murang'a county.
Photos: Uhuru's Powerful CS Are Among Leaders Gracing Raila's Azimio La Umoja Northern Kenya Chapter
Orange Democratic Movement party boss Raila Odinga is currently in Garissa town, Garissa county which is situated at the Northern part of the country. Leaders drawn from the region have already availed themselves at the event where the former prime minister is expected to brief them on his plans for the region should he ascend to the presidency.
Garissa Governor Ali Korane today said his administration will scale up the ongoing response against the biting drought in the county. He said the county government has already rolled out several intervention programs including water trucking at the sub county level. He said the national government is also expected to come in to avert starvation in the ravaging drought.
Director of public prosecutions, Noordin Haji has hint that there is new evidence against a top governer on corruption related case.Governer Ali Korane of Garissa has been held responsible of a corruption case which involved ksh 233 millions county funds.
Today Kenyans have expressed their opinions after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission gazetted Abdulkadir Mohamed Haji as thr Garissa Senator Elected.Abdulkadir is the son of the BBI Steering Committee Chair late Yusuf Haji.He was elected Senator unposed.
Garissa County Governor Ali Bunow Korane has been on the spot for the failed county government projects and the devastating conditions in the health sector, infrastructure, water shortage, the escalating unemployment rate in the county and the alleged revolting corruption scandals among the county officials.
The trial of Garissa governor Ali Korane over the alleged abuse of a 233 million shillings grant from the World Bank has been postponed for three weeks. The hearing began on Monday morning, with former Kenya Urban Support Program coordinator Vincent Onyango Ogutu taking the witness stand. However, attorney Issa Mansour, for Mr Korane, requested an adjournment over documentary issues, a request which was allowed by trial judge Douglas Ogoti.
Garissa Member of Parliament Aden Duale has today broken his silence giving a condition under which his fellow Northerners would support the constitutional change through the Building Bridges Initiative bill. According to the former Majority leader in parliament, the people from the North-Eastern side of Kenya will vote a no for the bill unless some of their newly set demands are met. During his talk, Duale revealed that unless the North-Eastern part of Kenya was awarded two extra constituencies, they would
After the death of Garissa Senator Yusuf Haji, his son who is known as Abdikadir Mohammed has taken his father's position as Garissa Senator.Speaking in Garissa Hotel where he was being given this position.
Garissa Governor Ali Korane finds himself in more trouble as the Directorate of Public Prosecution presents new evidence to court against him and his co-accused in their corruption case.