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POLITICS

Photos of DP Ruto Having a Light Moment With Kisumu Governor Weeks After Being Stoned in Kondele

DP Ruto with Anyang' Nyon'go on Monday during IBEC meeting. A photo has emerged of deputy president William Ruto having a light moment with Kisumu county governor professor Anyang' Nyon'go on Monday. This was during Monday's Intergovernmental Budget and Economic Council meeting at the official residence of the deputy president William Ruto in Karen.

  6 days ago ago
Photos of DP Ruto Having a Light Moment With Kisumu Governor Weeks After Being Stoned in Kondele

POLITICS

DP William Ruto's Smart Move That Has Caught President Uhuru Kenyatta And Raila Odinga Unawares

Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto and the retiring incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta fell out some months ago due to the handshake between the former and the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amolo Odinga in 2018. Deputy President Dr William Samoei Arap Ruto has been heavily criticised for skipping his functions as the Deputy President.

  5 days ago ago
DP William Ruto's Smart Move That Has Caught President Uhuru Kenyatta And Raila Odinga Unawares

POLITICS

Message From Deputy President William Ruto Hours After Meeting With Governors

Deputy president William Ruto today held a meeting with number of government official whom they agreed to work in improving the country economy. in his official Facebook page account DP Ruto said: Pending bills remains a sticky issue among devolved units in the country. We are glad the Controller of Budget, the Auditor General and the National Treasury have today agreed to convene a meeting with County Governments to define and profile the bills, how they can be tackled and fast tracked.

  5 days ago ago
Message From Deputy President William Ruto Hours After Meeting With Governors

HEALTH

Revealed: Details Emerge On How Health Ministry Paid Millions Of Shillings To Non-Eligible Staff

A new report released by the Auditor General has released intriguing information on how billion of shillings was lost finding their way into pockets of non-eligible staff in a scheme carried out at different hospitals. According to reports, some hospitals mastered the art of conman ship opening separate bank accounts to allow them to transact their loot while others had no separate budgets, work plans, procurement plans, or training plans for Covid-19 related activities and utilization of these funds leading to huge loss of money.

  22 days ago ago
Revealed: Details Emerge On How Health Ministry Paid Millions Of Shillings To Non-Eligible Staff

HEALTH

Jubilee Governor in Hot Soup After Revelation of What he Instructed a Senior Government Official

Council of Governors Chairman Martin Wambora who is also the Governor for Embu County. Photo/Courtesy Embu county governor Martin Wambora is in a tight corner after details have emerged that he had instructed the Auditor General to halt Covid-19 funds probe. Mr Wambora who is also the chairperson of the Council of Governors is said to have issued the instructions in his capacity as the CoG chair and has admitted the same to a Senate committee.

  5 months ago ago
Jubilee Governor in Hot Soup After Revelation of What he Instructed a Senior Government Official

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How NSSF And NHIF Lost Billions Belonging To Kenyan Pensioners, Details Revealed

Working Kenyans are subjected to compulsory salary cuts to pay for NHIF and NSSF. However, this money may soon not even be available for pensioners under the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) as Kenyans risk losing Sh8.1 billion of their money through questionable land deals and infrastructure projects.

  2 months ago ago
How NSSF And NHIF Lost Billions Belonging To Kenyan Pensioners, Details Revealed

EDUCATION

Looming Headache To Principals As Report Reveals That Over 1.1B Was Spent On Gost Students 2019/20

According to Citizen tv Kenya report, it was reported that the government has spent close to a tune of 1.8 on students confirmed not to be there in schools in the last financial year. This was after a report by Auditor General. It was noted that the ministry has wasted a lot of money.

  5 months ago ago
Looming Headache To Principals As Report Reveals That Over 1.1B Was Spent On Gost Students 2019/20

POLITICS

ODM Youth Leaders Revive Calls to Kick Out IEBC Chairman Chebukati, Claims He is Not Fit to Lead

A number of youth leaders in the ODM party has called upon the Chairman of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Wafula Chebukati to resign, on claims that he is not fit to lead the commission in to the next general elections. Addressing the media on Wednesday, the youths alleged that Chebukati's leadership is questionable owing to unaccounted funds, and the blunders made in 2017 are yet to be solved.

  2 months ago ago
ODM Youth Leaders Revive Calls to Kick Out IEBC Chairman Chebukati, Claims He is Not Fit to Lead

ECONOMY-FINANCE

CS Fred Matiangi's Ministry on Spot After Details Emerge on How Ksh 389 Million Was Lost

It has emerged that the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government programs has lost about Ksh 389 million for defying court orders. The Auditor General has since noted that the amount of money lost by the powerful ministry could have been avoided. “The failure to clear the legal dues on time has resulted in heavy penalties and accumulated interests,” the report says.

  5 months ago ago
CS Fred Matiangi's Ministry on Spot After Details Emerge on How Ksh 389 Million Was Lost

ECONOMY-FINANCE

CS Munya's Docket in a Tight Corner After Nancy Gathungu's Latest Discovery About Ksh 2.34 Billion

Renown Cabinet Secretary in charge of the Ministry of agriculture CS Peter Munya's docket is in a tight corner after it emerged that milk coolers worth Ksh 2.34 billion was idle and vandalised. The Auditor General has since raised a red flag noting that it would be a total waste of public resources in case the college's continue lying idle at the different facilities.

  4 months ago ago
CS Munya's Docket in a Tight Corner After Nancy Gathungu's Latest Discovery About Ksh 2.34 Billion

POLITICS

DP Ruto’s Ally Tell Uhuru, Raila What Possibly Awaits Them if Evidence is Found by Auditor General

President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinda suffered a huge blow and it seems their problems have only started following remarks by a Tangatanga member.Kandara MP Alice Wahome has claimed that legal action can be taken against President Uhuru and Raila if evidence is found by the Auditor General on how funds were used during the BBI process.

  6 months ago ago
DP Ruto’s Ally Tell Uhuru, Raila What Possibly Awaits Them if Evidence is Found by Auditor General

ECONOMY-FINANCE

KPA On The Spot For Paying Its Staff Ksh 17 Million To Cheer The Bandari Football Club

The Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) paid its staff Ksh 17 million to cheer the Bandari Football Club matches in the year ending June 2019. As per a report by the Auditor-General tabled in parliament, the allowance paid to the staff is part of Ksh96 million unsupported sports expenditure that has been addressed by the evaluator.

  5 months ago ago
KPA On The Spot For Paying Its Staff Ksh 17 Million To Cheer The Bandari Football Club

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Newspapers Review: How Covid-19 Affects Your 'Bedroom' Appetite and Other Stories Making Headlines

A scan through various newspapers in the country showed different coverage of stories. Newspapers had unique stories though a majority of them were major developments in the country. Here are the top stories of various newspapers in the country: People Daily People Daily focused on how Covid-19 funds were misused by the government.

  5 months ago ago
Newspapers Review: How Covid-19 Affects Your 'Bedroom' Appetite and Other Stories Making Headlines

JUSTICE

Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

BBI court battle:Lawyers for President Kenyatta, IEBC conclude their oral submissions. Prof. Githu Muigai for IEBC says quorum finding based on non-existent law. Lawyers say High Court judgment opens President up to endless suits Mileage allowance theft:Auditor General questions payment of Ksh.16.6M to MPs.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Newspaper Headlines Review

ECONOMY-FINANCE

REPORT: Donor funded projects are well managed than Government funded Projects

PROJECTS funded by taxpayers' money are the most sought after by corrupt government officials, a report by the Auditor General has revealed. This is in contrast to donor-funded projects, as the funds spent are usually well managed. Good management of these projects often eliminates the space for the funds to be looted.

  4 months ago ago
REPORT: Donor funded projects are well managed than Government funded Projects

POLITICS

Details Emerge Of How Former Nairobi Governor Sonko Plundered Billions From County Residents

Details have emerged on how former Nairobi County Governor Mike Sonko squandered the county’s resources to finance his lavish and extravagant lifestyle during his tenure as the County head. Reports indicate that Sonko splashed Sh4.09 Million from the county government coffers to hire a contingent of 33 police officers to provide him with security during his three-week trip to Mombasa in 2018.

  5 months ago ago
Details Emerge Of How Former Nairobi Governor Sonko Plundered Billions From County Residents

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Mombasa County Governor Hassan Joho Grilled Over County Funds

Mombasa County Governor Hassan Joho testified before a Senate Committee on the Auditor General's report. Joho spoke before the County Public Accounts and Investments Committee, which was chaired by Migori Senator Ochilo Ayacko, to answer audit questions raised by the Auditor General's report for the fiscal year 2018/19.

  4 months ago ago
Mombasa County Governor Hassan Joho Grilled Over County Funds

POLITICS

Governors in a Tight Corner After Fresh Details Reveal Why Most of Them Face Impeachment

It has emerged that the Senate's move of ousting Governor Mohamud Abdi of Wajir on Monday has paved the way for some governors to face irresponsible spending on anti-corona virus. Among the reasons why the governor was removed from office was the irresponsible use of the funds, despite the Sh2.4 billion allocation by the health department.

  6 months ago ago
Governors in a Tight Corner After Fresh Details Reveal Why Most of Them Face Impeachment

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Revealed: KICC Land Not Owned by Kenyan Government, Popular Party Lays Claims on it

Auditor General Nancy Gathungu has uncovered that the Government of Kenya isn't the owner of the land where 28-story Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC) stands. In her most recent report, Gathungu has revealed that the state corporation just as the Garden Square Restaurant believed to be part of KICC have title deeds which read an different name from that of the Kenyan government.

  4 months ago ago
Revealed: KICC Land Not Owned by Kenyan Government, Popular Party Lays Claims on it

SOCIETY

Inspector: Sonko employed 33 cops for Coast trip

Recruited in any event 33 cops to monitor him during 22-roadtrip to Mombasa in 2018, a report by the Auditor General has uncovered. Examiner General Nancy Gathungu additionally addressed as much as Sh20 billion purportedly not appropriately represented during the 2018-19 monetary year. The previous lead representative paid a high number of watchmen, Sh4 million public cash without authorisation, the 2018-19 report peruses.

  5 months ago ago
Inspector: Sonko employed 33 cops for Coast trip