1. Wanjiru Chege. She swore an affidavit to include the name 'Maitu' in her Identity Card, which is a Kikuyu word meaning mother, to flow with her slogan "Maitu Ndacenjagio" that stands for, "You can't replace your mother." 2.
Photo Courtesy. With less than 12 months remaining before next year's general elections, politicians from different regions have been drafting strategy plans ahead of the highly anticipated polls. Among the strategic changes that have been witnessed in the last few days include leaders swearing affidavits to include their nicknames as part of their official names.
The Jubilee party has once again pulled a surprise move to the deputy president William Ruto's team, as they have handpicked a candidate for the Lake View ward seat, which has already drawn condemnation. The party's move has been condemned by Naivasha member of parliament Jayne Kihara, who said that the party was wrong to by pass the nomination exercise, by picking Mr Mathew Njoroge to fly the party's flag in the by election. The Naivasha member of parliament who is a strong supporter of the deputy president,
The late Member of County Assembly, Karanja Mburu, who represented the residents of Lakeview Ward in Nakuru County assembly was laid to rest at his home in Naivasha. The lawmaker lost his life after succumbing to injuries caused by involvement in a grisly road accident at Giggil along Nairobi - Nakuru Highway. Due to the government's directive of suspending all public gatherings, only few friends and relatives availed themselves to give the MCA last respect. Those who were present also heeded to the Preside
The year 2020 has indeed been a tough year for the world and also Kenya in general. Besides the fact that the COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged various sectors of the economy, Kenyans have also had to face the untimely death of some of their leaders. Some of them have succumbed to illnesses while others have died due to accidents. Below are 9 leaders that have died in 2020. 1. Daniel Arap Moi. Former president Daniel Moi died on the 4th of February 2020 at the age of 95 years. He also served as the third vice president
As politicians are busy crafting strategies for next years polls, a catchy and simple nick name that will be easy to remember and attractive to the electorate is top on the list. Many aspirants are including nick names in their national identity cards for easier recognition on voting day.
Plans for the burial of Nakuru's Lake View ward representative Karanja Mburu who died in a road accident on Monday underway as the planning committee settles for Friday. The member of County Assembly perished in the road crash at View point area in Gilgil along the Nakuru Nairobi Highway after his car lost control before it rolled off the road. The committee in charge of the burial plans is preparing a proposal to be presented to the county commissioner with details on how the burial will be conducted to al
For years now, road accidents have been the cause of loss of lives of many souls. This leaves families and friends broken and with deep pain because it comes unannounced. This is what happened to Lake View Ward in Nakuru County, after they learnt of the death of their area MCA Hon Karanja Mburu. Mburu succumbed to injuries after his car hit a tree witnesses saying it was fatal. It is with deep sorrow that Nakuru County and the Country at large accept that we have lost a promising young leader and at his pro
Lakeview MCA Karanja Mburu died through a fatal accident on Sunday 19th April 2020. According to eye witnesses, his car lost its control and all the way crushed into a tree leading to his death. This happened near view point, a place that is located a few kilometers from Gilgil town in Nakuru county. Led by his close friend DP William Ruto, the country mourned the death of the deceased Jubilee MCA as they send condolence messages to his family and friends. Surprisingly, on 20th April 2020, a video of the
Lakeview MCA Karanja Mburu died on Sunday morning in a grisly accident. His car veered off the road and crushed into a tree near View Point 10kms from Gilgil town in the wee hours. A video has now emerged on social media showing the MCA on a drinking spree before the accident.The late MCA together with his colleagues and friends were drinking heavily while laughing and having a good time. In the video one woman is heard in the background warning them that they are not suppose to hug but video show a woman w
Deputy President William Ruto skipped the burial of his longtime friend and political ally, Lake View MCA Karanja Mburu which was attended by political cronies from the leading party Jubilee at his Naivasha farm. The Lakeview MCA Karanja Mburu, passed on after a road accident at Diatomite area in Gilgil on the Nakuru - Nairobi Highway on his way to Nakuru from Naivasha. His burial which was planned by the Nakuru County steering committee so as to be in line with the Government regulations in the fight again
Watch video here Dr Ian Ndlovu, a pastor of Divine Kingdom Baptist Church located in Zimbabwe and a prophet to the Nations of the world prophesied in his last live Sunday broadcast concerning the nation of Kenya. In His prophecy he urged the Kenyan intersessors to pray for their country against a suspicious accident that will lead to the death of one of their leaders. He emphasized that Kenyans pray for all the leaders beginning from the top to the bottom offices. On the morning of Sunday 19th, April, exact
Tanga Tanga members of Parliament Oscar Sudi has paid their last respect to the Lakeview Ward MCA Karanja Mburu at Umash Funeral Home. The Kapseret legislator was accompanied by his Bahati Constituency counterpart Kimani Ngunjiri. The deceased was involved in a road accident at Gilgill town near Nakuru County on Sunday morning. It claimed that his vehicle hit a tree which forced his vehicle roll killing the ward rep on the spot ,the cause of the accident is yet to be established. Through his offici
Lakeview Ward MCA Karanja Mburu was finally laid to rest at his Naivasha farm. The deceased was involved in a road accident at Gilgill town near Ditomite Nakuru County on Sunday where his vehicle hit a tree and he passed on on the spot. The time the accident happened is still unclear but the report was made Sunday morning at 7 am. His burial ceremony was attended by few selected people who included Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika ,Nakuru County Assembly speaker and a section of family members. They descri
Nakuru's London ward MCA Samuel Mbugua succumbed to a short illness on Wednesday night. Nakuru County mourns another death of London ward representative Samuel Mbugua. His death was confirmed by county assembly speaker Joel Kairu.He said that the member of the county assembly was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday where he was diagnosed with liver and pancreas failure and later succumbed on Wednesday night. The cause of death is yet unknown as the hospital has administered COVID-19 tests but the results are yet
It is indeed a sad Sunday for residents of Nakuru as they woke up to the sad news of the death of LakeView ward MCA Peter Karanja Mburu. Lake View County Assembly Member Honorable, Karanja Mburu was involved in a grisly road accident that occured at Gilgil in the wee hours of Sunday Morning. The family confirmed that the County Member Assembly actually, succumbed to the carnage after his car hit a tree and overturned killing him on the spot. The late County Assembly Member was affiliated to the Jubilee Pa
Ruto’s ally, Karanja Mburu has perished in a grisly road accident. The outspoken Naivasha Lakeview ward MCA met his death at Diatomite Center in Gilgil while driving towards Nakuru after his car veered-off the road before hitting a tree on the dawn of Sunday, April 19. Confirming the incidence, Gilgil Sub-County Commisioner Ndambuki Mutheki has said the vocal politician died on the spot. “There was an accident early in the morning in which Lakeview MCA in Naivasha lost control and hit a tree several t
The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party has resorted to pull out from fielding a candidate in the lake View ward and Kahawa Wendani citing the the seats were formerly taken by the Jubilee party members of County assembly. The party secretary general Edwin Sifuna during a press briefing claimed that in the name to nature the spirit of handshake and embrace togetherness, the party has resorted not to field a candidate in the respective wards. The Kahawa Wendani former MCA the late Cyrus Odhiambo died early
The Member of the County Assembly (MCA) of Lake View Ward in Naivasha, Karanja Mburu has died in a fatal road accident at Gilgil, along Nairobi-Nakuru highway. The outspoken MCA is said to have lost control of the vehicle near the Diatomite Centre in Gilgil, thus his vehicle veered off the road, rolled and crashed on a tree killing him on the spot. Karanja is reported to have been travelling from his ward in Naivasha headed to Nakuru. Confirming the accident, Gilgil Sub-county Commissioner Ndambuki Mutheki
Deputy President William Ruto's all from Nakuru County Assembly Karanja Mburu will be burried today in Naivasha, Nakuru County. The late Mburu passed on on April 19, after being involved in a grisly road accident at View Point Gilgil near Diatomite. Sombre mood engulfed the residents of Lake View Ward , Naivasha and Nakuru County as a whole following his untimely demise. The late Mburu was area Member County Assembly for Lake View Ward, Naivasha Sub-County in Nakuru County. Few days after the accident, deta