Meet Retired Catholic Bishop Who Saved Raila From Detention By Dressing Him Like A Priest
Over his illustrious political career, Raila Odinga has had run-ins with several administrations leading to his arrest and detention on several instances. In the 90s, Raila was targeted for arrest but his allies got wind of the information and advised him to flee. Considering that agents of the state were keenly watching his moves, Odinga relied on his close allies to help him get away from the country.
Experts Reveal Key Blunder Ruto Did that May See his Push for Constitution Changes Suffer BBI's Fate
As Ruto strives to make a few constitutional amendments, legal experts have opined that he already started off the journey on a wrong footing and may be walking in the footsteps of his former boss Uhuru Kenyatta. Experts think Ruto has already made a key blunder that may his efforts hit BII's dead end.
The Highs And Lows From Today's Meeting Between Raila And Ruto At Kimathi's Funeral
Opposition leader Raila Odinga finally met with president William Ruto today for the first time since last year's general elections. This meeting comes after weeks of heated exchange between the two especially after Raila bagan demanding the government lowers the cost of living. The highs from the meeting was that the two seemed to be cool and good with each other.
Ruto Accused of Using BBI Via Backdoor as Raila's Camp Announces The Following on Monday
The Raila Odinga camp led by Narok County Congressman Hon Ledama Ole Kina today accused President William Ruto of being a dishonest leader who has always defended his agenda rather than those in favor of those in need. Voters supporting him assigned the job. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Citizen TV on Friday morning, where he accused the head of state of using the Building Bridges initiative through the backdoor even though he openly opposes any Any modifications, veteran ODM Ally has now asked Ruto to tell the people of Kenya where he is going.
Popular Azimio Politician Now Reveals How Ruto is Cleverly Trying To Introduce Uhuru-Raila's BBI
Popular Azimio La Umoja allied politician, Hon Arap Kirwa has now revealed His Excellency President William Ruto's clever plan of reintroducing the famous Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). The BBI initiative was introduced by the Azimio Chief leaders, Raila Odinga and retired President Uhuru Kenyatta before it was struck out by the court for being unconstitutional.
"Ruto is Not Giving Anyone a 'Sweet Deal" Ichung'wah Says on Ruto's Move Amid Concerns From Azimio
Kikuyu Member of Parliament, and United Democratic Alliance (UDA) lawmaker Kimani Ichung'wah has dismissed ongoing claims that President William Ruto is out to calm down the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Alliance boss Raila Odinga, by pushing for the creation of the office of the Official Opposition leader.
Miguna Responds To President Ruto On Constitution As Atwoli Buys Iron Sheets For The Church.
The renowened lawyer Miguna has respondent to the proposed amendment of the constitution stating that it is not necessary. Miguna Miguna who is a strong supporter of Kenya Kwanza opposed BBI which had same proposals as what is being suggested. To him the constitution doesn't need any changes.
President Ruto Speaks About Giving Raila Odinga A Job
Some days back, President William Ruto had an idea of changing the constitution to create an office for opposition leader. The decision that he was against during the debate of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). Many leaders had questioned the President's decision to change the constitution and introduce an office for the runner ups which could have seen former prime minister Raila Odinga occupying the office for next five years.
President Kenyatta Announces His Biggest Regret as He Is Set To Retire
President Uhuru Kenyatta revealed that the failure of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), which dominated the first three years of his second mandate, was his biggest regret as head of state. Speaking yesterday August 7 during a joint interview with media outlets from the Mount Kenya region, Uhuru stated that the BBI would have ensured equitable resource distribution by institutionalizing the one man, one shilling formula in the constitution.
Former Agriculture CS accuses President Ruto on re-introducing the BBI through the back door
Kipruto Arap Kirwa, a former Minister of Agriculture who left President William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance party for the Azimio La Umoja-One Kenya coalition party, has accused the president of trying to relaunch the Building Bridges Initiative covertly. The initiative, which was the result of the handshake between former Prime Minister Raila Odinga and former President Uhuru Kenyatta, is currently being brought back by Ruto, according to the former powerful Minister and a leading Rift Valley politician, the president who vehemently opposed it.
Gachagua takes on the president as he claims to be new Mount Kenya Monarch
Rigathi Gachagua, the Kenya Kwanza presidential running mate has reacted to President Uhuru's comments from Sunday on Kikuyu radio stations. The Mathira MP accused the head of state of attempting to steer the Mount Kenya area in the wrong direction during a Monday speech at his Nyeri residence.
President Uhuru Confirms Ruto’s Slap Claims, Explain Why He Wanted To Give Up
President Uhuru Kenyatta has finally responded to his deputy William Ruto’s claims that he wanted to slap him in 2017. According to leaked audio, Ruto claimed that his boss had given up on participating in another election after nullification. Speaking with a section of religious leaders at State House on Friday, July 8, Uhuru confirmed that it is true he wanted to give up and go to Ichaweri after the Supreme Court annulled his victory.
I will Take Action Against Him: A Leader Threatens To Sue Ruto Should He Succeed In Doing This
Image: Courtesy. Activist Waikwa Wanyoike on Saturday has threatened to take action against President William Ruto should he implement plans to create a new office for opposition leader, Raila Odinga. Wanyoike who serves at Open Society Justice Initiative Kenya as strategic Litigation Director has warned Ruto against enforcing unlawful constitutional amendments.
Uhuru Reveals His Biggest Regret As He Retires
In am interview that was aired in Kikuyu local dialect, the president reflected on his 10 year tenure. President Uhuru, who doubles io as the azimio la umoja chairperson,States that he did a lot as president compared to all other previous regimes. However, the head of state reveals that he has the greatest regret as he is leaving office, after tomorrow poll.
Don't Revive BBI Through The Backdoor, Lawyers Tell Ruto
President William Samoei Ruto has been criticized by the Law Society of Kenya after pushing to amend the constitution claiming that this is unconstitutional and the way of reviving the rejected BBI route. President of the Law Society of Kenya Eric theuri yesterday requested the national assembly Speaker Moses Wetangula and Members of the Parliament block the proposal made by the President, saying is not a priority for Kenyans to change the constitution instead of helping them to fight the high cost of living.
Raila Sends a Powerful Warning to William Ruto From USA, Revisits BBI, Gives the Following Conditions
Azimio leader Raila Odinga has poured cold water on President William Ruto's recent memo to the National Assembly and the Senate proposing a number of amendments to the Constitution. In a statement released on the eve of Jamhuri Day, Raila, who is in the United States, called the memo "confusing" and reflected the Building Bridges initiative, to which Ruto vehemently opposed before the general election on August 9, 2022.
Tough Times for Ruto as Raila Speaks on The BBI, Gives Him a Condition That Should be Fulfilled First
President William Ruto has received a huge blow following the Building Bridges Initiatives (BBI) which was created by former president Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Hon. Raila Odinga. During Uhuru's reign, President William Ruto rejected BBI report claiming that it is focused on the self interest of leaders but not Kenyans.
Crowd In Kajiado Turns Wild As Angry Gachagua Slams Raila Over Jubilee's Downfall
The crowd in Kajiado went berserk after Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua attacked Raila Odinga, accusing him of outlining the Jubilee government's big four agenda. Gachagua's fury fell on Raila Odinga when he said that after the handshake, Uhuru Kenyatta lost his path and focused on the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), which was paid for by tax dollars, while speaking to the Kajiado locals at the beginning of the nationwide relief food distribution. After Ruto was excluded from the government by the same
Raila Issues A Statement Regarding The Proposed Amendment To Create Opposition Leader's Office
Azimio la Umoja's Raila Odinga has opposed President William Ruto's plan to amend the constitution to establish the position of opposition leader. Sunday, Raila issued a statement in which she stated that the administration of Ruto "undoubtedly seeks to re-introduce the same matters that the Building Bridges Initiative had suggested for many months" in its proposal to amend the constitution.
Netizens Applaud President Ruto As He Finally Comes Clean On Extending His Terms
For the past few days, Kenyans have been left guessing: " Is President Ruto serious about extending the presidential term limit or not? " This question has been left on Kenyans' minds, and now the answer is finally coming out. President Ruto is perceived to be a very knowledgeable person; with the title " Doctor, " he is also a Christian and a law- abiding citizen.