The President of Kenya, William Ruto is said to be a smart politician who knows how to play his political cards very well. Many associate his August Presidential win to having the right people by his side and making good political decisions. A section of Political Analysts have claimed that Pres.
Kenyans don't know much about the late Daniel Arap Moi or his family since he was able to keep them out of the spotlight while serving as the nation's longest-standing president. Before divorcing in 1972, he married the late Lena Moi in 1950, and the two of them had eight children—five sons and two daughters.
Rangwe MP Dr Lilian Gogo ( Photo Courtesy) For the first time in history, Rangwe constituency has re-elected an MP for a second straight term in Parliament. And this record has been set an unlikely person- Dr Lilian Gogo. In a constituency where one term cycle has been the norm since its creation ahead of the 1988 general election, Dr Gogo was widely expected to follow the same path.
Photo courtesy of Former Prime Minister Rt Hon Raila Amollo Odinga. In the struggle for the democracy and freedom that Kenyans today enjoy, Rt Hon Raila Amollo Odinga, the leader of the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Coalition Party, underwent unwarranted torture. Raila Odinga has spoken out about how Josiah Kipkurui Rono mistreated and forcibly jailed him under the Moi regime.
Former Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo when he handed over office to Samuel Arachi, who succeeded him in an acting capacity ( Photo Courtesy) Former Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo remains one of the most experienced cops Kenya has ever produced. When he was sworn-in as the first holder of the powerful office in December 2012, no one doubted his experience.
After a brief illness, Senior Counsel Juma Kiplenge, who appeared in court on behalf of the late President Daniel Arap Moi passed suddenly. Jedida Wairimu, Kiplenge's wife, announced the lawyer's passing in a statement to the media. The revelation according to Wairimu shock the family.
President Uhuru Kenyatta with the late President Daniel Arap Moi ( Photo Courtesy) That the late President Daniel Arap Moi was very powerful is never in doubt. During his long reign, "Nyayo" evoked fear and respect in equal measure. With the events of 1982 changing Moi's personality, Moi turned ruthless.
According to muslims, a non-muslim man cannot marry a muslim lady until the man converts. But this seems to be different as their are various kenyan Politicians who have defied this Culture. They include; 1. Gedion Moi Gideon Moi is a Kenyan politician who has served in the Senate of Kenya, representing Baringo County.
Prof Herman Manyora, a renowned political analyst, believes President Uhuru Kenyatta will not support Deputy President William Ruto's re-election if he (Ruto) is sworn in as the country's fifth head of state. Ruto narrowly defeated Azimio's Raila Odinga, Uhuru's preferred candidate, with approximately 230,000 votes in a hotly contested election held on Tuesday, August 9.
Former cabinet minister and ODM chairman Henry Kosgey ( Photo Courtesy) He was once one of the big men in Kenya politics. In a political career spanning over a quarter century, former Tinderet MP Henry Kosgey was a political force. For 30 years, Kosgey served as an MP.
ODM leader Raila Odinga with former Rongo MP Dalmas Otieno ( Photo Courtesy) In a political career spanning over three decades, former Rongo MP Dalmas Otieno has seen it all. He is loved and hated in equal measure depending with the political camp that you support. During the early years of his political career, Otieno was an influential minister in the President Daniel Arap Moi KANU regime.
Despite new cabinet being selected by president William Samoei Ruto, Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiangi has declared Monday 10th 2022 a public holiday. According to the outgoing interior and CS, Kenyans will celebrate Utamaduni Day a day that was formerly known as Moi Day. This means that Kenyans will have a day to rest as they celebrate Utamaduni Day (Traditional day) a day that has been set aside to celebrate the country’s rich cultural diversity and heritage.
Unbeknownst to many, Uhuru's older sister, Kristina Kenyatta Pratt, is employed by the National Fund for the Disabled of Kenya, a significant government agency (NFDK). She was nominated to her position by the late President Daniel Arap Moi in January 2002 after completing her training as a teacher of special needs students in the US.
After a brief illness, Senior Counsel Juma Kiplenge, who appeared in court on behalf of the late President Daniel Arap Moi passed suddenly. Jedida Wairimu, Kiplenge wife confirmed the lawyer passing in an interview with Kenyans.co.ke. The revelation, according to Wairimu shook the family.
Since Kenya's independence, its presidents have either been from the Kikuyu or Kalenjin ethnic groups. Between 1964 and 1978 and from 2002 until 2022, the Kikuyus have had three presidents: Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the late Mwai Kibaki, and Uhuru Kenyatta. On the other hand, Mzee Kenyatta's successor as president of the Kalenjins, Daniel Arap, served from 1978 to 2002.
Raila Odinga the political veteran in Kenya, he is a role model to the upcoming politician. He has been an opposition leader from the era of President Daniel Arap Moi, President Mwai Kibaki and president Uhuru Kenyatta. He has tried to become the president of Kenya for the fifth time now but he has always been failing.
Officials who worked at the home of former President Daniel Arap Moi have been recalled following the expiration of a grace period given to them by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Some of the staff members who were recalled include the security team, as well as chefs, cleaners, and gardeners.
The Kenyan government has been stepping up efforts to reduce second hand vehicles from the market and promote locally assembled vehicles. Three days ago, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced plans by the government to set up the National Automotive Council to help develop policies that will boost Kenya's automotive assembly sector.
Speaking today at his final rally at Kasarani stadium, former Prime Minister Raila Odinga told Kenyans to expect another handshake in the country after Tuesday's general election. Odinga was speaking during today's event, which took place during his campaign. When speaking to the crowd, Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) described himself as a liberator as well as a person who has a heart that is willing to forgive.
After a Daily Nation article claimed that President William Ruto had recalled the staff and security officers assigned to the late President Daniel Arap Moi, State House Kenya broke its silence. The government has distanced itself from the Nation Newspaper headline that described it as malicious and lie through the comptroller of the State House, Kinuthia Mbugua.