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ANC Leader Musalia Mudavadi Thrown Into Deep Mourning After Loosing His Step Mother In US

Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi has been thrown into deep mourning after his mother Mama Rosebella Mudavadi died early this morning while in United States where she has been living for a while. She was the second wife to the late minister and stepmother of ANC Party Leader Musalia Mudavadi.

  9 days ago ago
ANC Leader Musalia Mudavadi Thrown Into Deep Mourning After Loosing His Step Mother In US

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Meet 49-Year Old Kenyan Senator Who Has Been In Parliament For 25 Years Without Losing an Election

Vihiga Senator George Khaniri ( Photo Courtesy) If wins another elective position during the 2022 general election, Vihiga Senator George Khaniri would end up serving under four different Presidents. The name Khaniri has been synonymous with Western Kenya politics for decades. This is courtesy of Nicodemus Khaniri and his son George Khaniri.

  4 months ago ago
Meet 49-Year Old Kenyan Senator Who Has Been In Parliament For 25 Years Without Losing an Election

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Longest Serving MPs In Kenya

Among the longest Serving MPs in Kenya include the current senator of Siaya county Mr James Orengo. According to the statistics from the iebc Mr Orengo has had the longest tenure in parliament. Mr Orengo has had time disrupted by election loses ,he was first sent to parliament in a by-election in the year 1980.He lost the seat but regained in the year 1992, when multiparty was introduced in Kenya, he defended the seat in 1997 general elections.

  2 months ago ago
Longest Serving MPs In Kenya

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8th September Newspaper Headlines Review:The Ruto Headache For Uhuru

Two police officers on night duty thwarted a night robbery at the Mumias West Sub-County Children's offices. According to an OB report seen by TUKO.co.ke, the two; Samuel Wairobi and Violet Akwende were on night patrol when they heard a commotion in the offices at about 4.30 am.

  2 months ago ago
8th September Newspaper Headlines Review:The Ruto Headache For Uhuru

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List Of Politicians Who Have Survived a Plane Crush

A number of well-known politicians have survived plane crashes that killed their colleagues. Renowned politicians who escaped deadly crashes in Kenya include: 1). Martha Karua The NARC-Kenya party leader survived a plane crash in 2003 in Busia. Martha survived the crash after the plane she was flying in hit power lines and crashed shortly after taking off in Western Kenya where she and other officials had gone to celebrate the National Rainbow Coalition's (NARC) win in the 2002 General Election.

  6 months ago ago
List Of Politicians Who Have Survived a Plane Crush

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Moi's 1996 Gamble That Gave Rise To One Of The Longest Serving Legislators In The Country Today

Former President the late Daniel Arap Moi ( Photo Courtesy) For the self-proclaimed professor of Kenyan politics, former President the late Daniel Arap Moi knew how to play his games perfectly well. And in all cases, he always emerged victorious. It is therefore not surprising that the man from Baringo reigned supreme for nearly half a century.Former President Daniel Arap Moi ( Photo Courtesy)

  2 months ago ago
Moi's 1996 Gamble That Gave Rise To One Of The Longest Serving Legislators In The Country Today

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President Uhuru Kenyatta's Cabinet Secretaries in a Tight Corner After a Tough Order is Issued

A file photo of President Uhuru Charing a cabinet meeting.

  9 months ago ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta's Cabinet Secretaries in a Tight Corner After a Tough Order is Issued

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Former Deputy Governor Allegedly Declares To Run For Senator Seat After Five Years In The 'Cold'

Former Vihiga deputy Governor Hon Caleb Amaswache has reportedly declared his intention to succeed Hon George Khaniri as the next Senator of Vihiga county in 2022. Amaswache was elected alongside Hon Moses Akaranga in 2013 where he served as deputy governor until 2017. Akaranga however changed his running mate in the bid to retain his seat and dropped Amaswache who remained his supporter before losing the seat to Dr Wilber Ottichilo.

  5 months ago ago
Former Deputy Governor Allegedly Declares To Run For Senator Seat After Five Years In The 'Cold'

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The Key Thing That Is Going To Happen To ODM MPs And Senators After This Announcement Was Made Today

Today, the registrar of the political parties made a major announcement concerning the NASA coalition. As reported by the Nation Africa, Ms Ann Nderithu confirmed that the NASA coalition have been formally dissolved. This came in after the five political parties inside this coalition this coalition made a sudden exit leaving the coalition empty.

  3 months ago ago
The Key Thing That Is Going To Happen To ODM MPs And Senators After This Announcement Was Made Today

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Daily Nation, The Standard and The Star Newspapers Headlines Review

Two police officers on night duty thwarted a night robbery at the Mumias West Sub-County Children's offices. According to an OB report seen by TUKO.co.ke, the two; Samuel Wairobi and Violet Akwende were on night patrol when they heard a commotion in the offices at about 4.30 am.

  2 months ago ago
Daily Nation, The Standard and The Star Newspapers Headlines Review

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Senators Slam Speaker For Okaying Uhuru's Order to Adjourn Sessions, Claim Parliament is Independent

The parliamentary leadership yesterday expressed frustrations and disappointments in containing Covid-19 in the house after most legislators failed to disclose their health either to the speaker of the clerks.

  8 months ago ago
Senators Slam Speaker For Okaying Uhuru's Order to Adjourn Sessions, Claim Parliament is Independent

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Speaker Lusaka Gives In After An Angry Senator Threatened To Do This In The Senate

Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka was left sweating today after the senators went wild.They were not ready to even listen to him before seeing their brother Mithika Linturi.That all began when Kericho senator Aaron Cheruiyot Announcement that Mithika Linturi had been arrested while coming to Senate house after he had attended earlier proceedings.

  7 months ago ago
Speaker Lusaka Gives In After An Angry Senator Threatened To Do This In The Senate

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Khaniri Urges the President to Lower Fuel Prices

Vihiga County Senator George Khaniri has urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to lower the price of fuel at least for now when the country is battling the economy lapse occasioned by Coronavirus pandemic.Mr Khaniri said the inflation rate has hit the ceiling hence overburdening Kenyans.Senator Khaniri said, “Mr President have mercy on our people, they are suffering, the inflation is too high.” Speaking at Ebuyalu Church of God in Vihiga County during his routine empowerment of various groups, the Senator said the President should give the people some reprieve by bringing down the ever escalating fuel prices that have been on a steady rise in the past months.

  6 months ago ago
Khaniri Urges the President to Lower Fuel Prices

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POLITICAL INHERITANCE- is leadership hereditary?

The endorsement of Abdul Haji by a quorum of Garissa elders to succeed his father has surely sent tongues wagging.It is discernible that it is intent on affixing his name as the latest, in a long list of politicians inheriting political seats from their kin.

  8 months ago ago
POLITICAL INHERITANCE- is leadership hereditary?

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Tension High in Senate as Senator Linturi Arrested Under Mysteries Incidences

Tension is high in the senate after Meru senator Mithika Linturi was arrested while he was on the way to the senate.As reported by Kericho Senator honorable Aaron Cheruiyot, he disclosed how some police officers arrested him while on the way to the senate.Cheruiyot said "I want to bring to your attention something that has just happened which will perhaps require your direction and guidance.

  7 months ago ago
Tension High in Senate as Senator Linturi Arrested Under Mysteries Incidences

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Senate Meeting Disrupted After This Happened To Senator Mithika Linturi

A warmed contention followed in the Senate on Wednesday evening after reports arose that Meru Senator Mithika Linturi had been captured in front of a Special Sitting where congresspersons were set to discuss the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Bill.The reports on the supposed capture were brought to the House by Senator Aaron Cheruiyot, who said he had gotten a call from Linturi educating him that he had been secured by officials from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).

  7 months ago ago
Senate Meeting Disrupted After This Happened To Senator Mithika Linturi

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Cleophas Malala Set to be Axed by NASA as Deputy Senate Minority Leader

Kakamega senator Cleophas Malala will be dewhiped by National Super Alliance (NASA) as the Senate deputy minority leader.Malala has survived several attempts of removal.The coalition has convened a parliamentary meeting to seal the fate of the senator.

  8 months ago ago
Cleophas Malala Set to be Axed by NASA as Deputy Senate Minority Leader

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Abdullah Haji Likely to Succeed His father Senator Yusuf Haji as Garissa Senetor

Abdullah Haji the son to Garissa senator who died late last month is likely to be elected into the senate unopposed.This is a suggestion of the elders of the powerful clans in Garissa who wants to honor the late senator for his wonderful representation .

  9 months ago ago
Abdullah Haji Likely to Succeed His father Senator Yusuf Haji as Garissa Senetor

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Senate Adjourned In Solidarity With Their Arrested Colleague

Meru Senator Mithika Linturi has been arrested by the police on his way to the Senate.The Senate was forced to abruptly adjourn the house proceedings after Kericho senator Aaron Cheruiyot claimed that Mithika was picked by individuals who claimed to officers from the Director Of Criminal Investigation (DCI).

  7 months ago ago
Senate Adjourned In Solidarity With Their Arrested Colleague

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What Next For BBI After Senate's Approval?

What next for BBI after Senate's approval?The document which seeks to amend the constitution will be presented to the Head of State Uhuru Kenyatta by the speaker of National Assembly for assent after which a referendum will be conducted within 90 days.Kenyans will be allowed to exercise their democratic right by voting in favour of the document or against it.

  6 months ago ago
What Next For BBI After Senate's Approval?