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"Listening to The Ground" Ex Gov't Official Hits The Ground Running as He Eyes The Murang'a Governor Seat

Former Principal Secretary in the State Department of Transport Irungu Nyakera has taken his campaigns to the ground as he eyes Murang'a gubernatorial seat. Photo courtesy Nyakera who is a former senior gov't official spent best part of the day at Mathioya constituency where he interacted with residents of the region as he drummed up support for his gubernatorial bid.

  5 days ago ago

CAREER-JOBS

Huge Blow to KEMSA Employees as Government Orders Mass Sacking of More Than Half of Current Staff

The government of Kenya has proposed and ordered the dismissal of more than half of the staff at the troubled Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA), a state corporation under the Ministry of Health mandated to procure, warehouse, and distribute drugs and medical supplies in the country.

  28 days ago ago
Huge Blow to KEMSA Employees as Government Orders Mass Sacking of More Than Half of Current Staff

POLITICS

Latest Moves By Politicians In Murang'a That Has Left Many Wondering On The Next Moves In The Region

Murang’a gubernatorial seat of late has been seen as one of the hotcake seat that has attracted many in the region. It was reported that the race to succeed the incumbent has brought a lot of interest to many from the region. According to K24 TV report, the seat was seen to be a promising and have attracted many politicians especially the seasonal ones.

  2 months ago ago
Latest Moves By Politicians In Murang'a That Has Left Many Wondering On The Next Moves In The Region

SOCIETY

7.8 Billion Covid-19 Scandal Revealed

The National Assembly of Kenya tabled a new Report on Wednesday 22nd Sept, 2021 on the Scandal linked to 7.8 Billion Covid Funds. Several recommendations were put down to be implemented. Here is a small summary of their discussion: i)             Prosecution of Kembi Gitura The Parliamentary committee came to a conclusion that the main culprit of the scandal is the former Senate Deputy Speaker Mr Gitura.

  2 months ago ago
7.8 Billion Covid-19 Scandal Revealed

JUSTICE

Communications Authority Chairman Loses A Court Battle Involving His Prime Lang'ata Land

Former Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (Kemsa) board chairman, Kembi Gitura, has lost his bid to recover land possession in which the Nairobi Southern Bypass sits through a court battle settled on Wednesday, October 6. Gitura, who is presently the chairman of the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), lost in a court battle to overturn a previous ruling made by the National Land Commission (NLC) repudiating his title of prime land situated in Lang'ata.

  1 month ago ago
Communications Authority Chairman Loses A Court Battle Involving His Prime Lang'ata Land

POLITICS

Two Mount Kenya Constituencies Where MPs Never Get Re-elected

The Kenyan electorate has been educated in the recent years and politicians are now elected based on their merit. Below are two constituencies in Mount Kenya region where MPs has served only one term. 1. Kiharu Constituency Ever since Kiharu was formed in 1992 no MP has served for more than one term.

  5 months ago ago
Two Mount Kenya Constituencies Where MPs Never Get Re-elected

POLITICS

Newspaper Headlines Review For September 27th

DP Ruto makes case for ‘bottom up’ economic model in Timau, Meru. DP says economic model will increase the number of tax payers. Ruto says his competitors lack an agenda for the country Party leader Mudavadi calls for implementation of TJRC report. Mudavadi calls for peaceful campaigns to avoid election violence.

  2 months ago ago
Newspaper Headlines Review For September 27th

POLITICS

"Sack Kembi Gitura" Kenyans Appeals To President Uhuru Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta immediate action against Kenya prisons services commissioner general Wycliffe Ogallo has illicit mixed reactions from netizens across the country. President Uhuru Kenyatta sacked Kenya prisons services commissioner general Wycliffe Ogallo following the escape of three terror prisoners from Kamiti maximum prison. Kembi Gitura was moved to another department by president Uhuru Kenyatta following allegations of grand theft at Kenya medical supply authority.According to netizens,Wycliffe Ogalo has been sacked on one account that is still being under investigations.

  13 days ago ago

CAREER-JOBS

Former IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba lands in a senior government job position

Ezra Chiloba, the former Chief Executive Officer of the International Energy Agency, has been named Director-General of the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) for a four-year tenure. Chiloba's appointment takes effect immediately, according to the authority's board chairman, Kembi Gitura. According to the release, "the appointment followed a competitive recruitment procedure to fill the position left vacant by the retirement of the former Director General, Francis Wangusi."

  2 months ago ago
Former IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba lands in a senior government job position

CAREER-JOBS

Breaking: Former IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba Lands Major Government Appointment

Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba has been appointed as the Director-General of the Communications Authority of Kenya. The Appointment will be for four years. it follows a successful recruitment process initiated by CAK. In a statement by CA Board Chair Kembi Gitura, Chiloba will fill the position left vacant with the retirement of former Director-General Francis Wangusi.

  2 months ago ago
Breaking: Former IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba Lands Major Government Appointment

CAREER-JOBS

"Who Appointed Him" Kenyans React As Ezra Chiloba Lands New Government Job

Ex - Independent Electoral And Boundaries Commission Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba has today 28th September 2021 landed a new government after his loosing his job. According to reports Ezra Chiloba, has been appointed Director - General of the Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) for a renewable term of four years.

  2 months ago ago

CAREER-JOBS

Ezra Chiloba Lands On New Job In Uhuru Government Ahead Of 2022 General Election

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has appointed former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chief executive officer Ezra Chiloba its new director-general, bringing him back to government after three years in the cold. On Tuesday, the CA board announced that it had appointed Mr Chiloba for a four-year renewable term, following a competitive recruitment process to fill the position left vacant after the retirement of Mr Francis Wangusi

  2 months ago ago
Ezra Chiloba Lands On New Job In Uhuru Government Ahead Of 2022 General Election

POLITICS

Why President Uhuru fired Kembi Gitura and KEMSA board days after meeting US secretary

For the past few months, kenya medical supplies agency has been on the public limelight after it emerged that some individuals in the board benefitted greatly hence came to be known as covid -19 billionaires.This comes at the same time when David Murathe was mentioned to be a signatory to one of companies that was awarded tender by the state agency.

  7 months ago ago
Why President Uhuru fired Kembi Gitura and KEMSA board days after meeting US secretary

POLITICS

Sabina Chege Is The Only Woman Ready To Face Off With 8 Men In Murang'a County Gubernatorial Seat

According to the constitution, just like the president, a governor is also barred from holding office for more than two terms. Mwangi Wa Iria is doing his second term as the governor of Murang'a County and technically, he can not vie for a third term.

  5 months ago ago
Sabina Chege Is The Only Woman Ready To Face Off With 8 Men In Murang'a County Gubernatorial Seat

POLITICS

Communications Authority Chairperson Loses Land To Government

Communications authority of Kenya chairperson Kembi Gitura has lost a petition to reclaim land ownership adjacent to Nairobi southern bypass. According to kenyans.co.ke,the former Murang'a senator lost in a court battle to overturn an earlier decision that was made by the national land commission revoking his title of the land.

  1 month ago ago
Communications Authority Chairperson Loses Land To Government

POLITICS

Blogger Alleges Reason Behind Appointment of Former IEBC CEO, Ezra Chiloba to Powerful Position

The controversial appointment of former Independent, Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chief Executive Officer, Ezra Chiloba as new Director_General of Communications Authority of Kenya has taken the internet by storm. His appointment has elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans with many questioning the government's motive after he was accused of election malpractice in 2013 general elections.

  2 months ago ago
Blogger Alleges Reason Behind Appointment of Former IEBC CEO, Ezra Chiloba to Powerful Position

CAREER-JOBS

Ex-IEBC boss Chiloba Gets New Job Appointment

Chiloba holds an undergraduate degree in Law from University of Nairobi, a Master of Arts degree from Central European University in Hungary and a Master of Science degree in Program Management from University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.  Ezra Chiloba was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission prior to the 2017 general elections after the term of the troubled James Oswago came to an end.

  2 months ago ago
Ex-IEBC boss Chiloba 
 Gets New Job Appointment

JUSTICE

Former KEMSA Boss Loses Land to Govt

Former Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (Kemsa) board chairperson, Kembi Gitura, has lost his bid to reclaim land ownership in which the Nairobi Southern Bypass sits through a court battle decided on Wednesday, October 6. Gitura, who is now the chairperson of the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), lost in a court battle to overturn an earlier decision made by the National Land Commission (NLC) revoking his title of prime land located in Lang'ata.

  1 month ago ago
Former KEMSA Boss Loses Land to Govt

CAREER-JOBS

Ex-IEBC boss Appointed CAK Head

Ex IEBC boss Ezra chiloba has been appointed to be the communication Authority director general job vacancy.In a statement by CAK on Tuesday, authority chairman Kembi Gitura said Chiloba will fill the vacancy left following Francis Wangusis retirement. Chiloba will be expected to serve in the position for a renewable period of four years,this comes after Chiloba being sacked in October 2018,as the chief executive officer of the independent electoral and boundaries commission.

  2 months ago ago
Ex-IEBC boss Appointed CAK Head

POLITICS

What Forced Uhuru Kenyatta To Sack Kembi Gitura Over KEMSA Looting

President Uhuru Kenyatta revoked the appointment of Kembi Gitura as chairman of the board of the Kenya Medical Supplies Agency (KEMSA).In a Gazette notice of April 29, Uhuru appointed Mary Chao Mwadime as the new chairman of the KEMSA board.It was at this point in the meeting that Blinken urged Uhuru to remove those involved in mass looting at KEMSA.

  7 months ago ago
What Forced Uhuru Kenyatta To Sack Kembi Gitura Over KEMSA Looting