Police have arrested three suspects negotiating inside a hotel to purchase a cache of firearms from a dealer, Garissa County. The suspects; Abdi Abikar, 23, John Joe, 45, and Mohamed Abdi, 33, were arrested following a tip-off from two hotel attendants on Wednesday afternoon.
Impeached Wajir governor is currently visiting county offices in wajir over "victory" in Wajir with a vehicle plated GVN 008A. Mohammed Abdi was impeached by the senate and replaced by his Deputy governor Ahmed Mukhtar. Mukhtar has since reorganised the administration and even appointed his new deputy.
Police in Nakuru have rescued four suspected child traffickers rescued from enraged mob while on attempt to sell 3-month-old baby in Molo town. The four suspects two men and two women, were rescued by police while trying to sell a stolen baby in Molo town. The four were identified as Mohamed Abdi, Lukas Acklam, Helen Mahama and Esher Ware,were saved from the irate mob who were baying for their blood.
Former Wajir Governor Fakes Vehicle Number Plate and Court Orders to Access County Offices Illegally
Mohamed Abdi the ex governor of Wajir county who was impeached in May this year for gross misconduct and corruption allegations does not want to let go off his old post. According to a post shared by senior lawyer Ahmednasir Abdullahi, Abdi has forged a court order and a vehicle number plate to enable him access the Wajir county offices.
Ruto allies challenge Uhuru to raise issues against his DP directly DP Ruto says he will not respond to those keen on derailing his agenda DP says he is focused on turning hustler Movement into a party . The exit of Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi from ODM with a number of elected leaders, led by Magarini MP Michael Kingi, and several members of the county assembly, has also dealt a blow to the Orange party.
After the recapture of the three terror convicts in Kitui county as they were heading to exit the country, the three have transferred from Kamiti maximum prisons to another unit. They have been taken to Anti- terrorism unit headquarters The decision was made earlier today after they were presented before Nairobi court where police decided to hold them for ten more days.
A night gazette for the removal of Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi from the office has triggered heated debate and claims of possible abuse of the government resources. Some lawmakers have threatened that they will implement a law restricting the government printer from operating within normal working hours. A gazette notice by the Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka on the declaration of the office of Governor Mohamed dated May 17, it has implied that it was prepared immediately after the House voted to impeach him or even earlier.
Impeached Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi Mohamud has warned that disregard of court orders will culminate to anarchy and lawlessness. "Meru High Court thro 3-Judge Bench has reaffirmed that I continue to be in office to execute the powers and functions of the Governor, Wajir County as prescribed by the LAW until the petition is heard and determined.-Governor quoted.
About a year to the next general election and already movements launched for the forthcoming 2022 ballot contestants. Analyzing the North Eastern Kenya politics by all accounts and according to the elections and oaths of a governor, Governors are elected by popular ballot and serve terms of four years, with limit of two terms.
Lawyer Ndegwa Njiru has issued contentious remarks via his social media four days after the recent impeachment of Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi Mohamud issuing contentious remarks. According to Lawyer Ndegwa, he has said that ex Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi was innocent and that his impeachment was a plan by some individuals to punish him.
Three prisoners who escaped from kamiti maximum prison were today found in Mwingi east Kitui county and arrested by anti terrorist police unit. The trio Mushraff Abdalla, Joseph Juma, and Mohamed Abdi were reportedly trying to flee to neighbouring country of Somalia when they were arrested. The three were arrested following a tip off from the public.
Two Governors are in power fight over one office following the ouster of the preceding Governor by the Senate. Mohamed Abdi Mahamud of Wajir county was impeached by Wajir County Assembly and ultimately by the Senate over illegal allegations against him. After the Impeachment, his successor Ahmed Ali Muktar took over as the new Governor of Wajir county as per the law.
Confusion in Wajir After Impeached Governor Does a Lap of Victory in Town After Court Reinstated Him
Confusion has rocked Wajir County residents after their impeached Governor, Mohamed Abdi did a lap of victory across Wajir town after the Court reinstated him. The County has been embroiled in drama and struggle for power with the impeached Governor and current one fighting to control the County.
The recent move made by COG to support the impeached Wajir Governor, Mohamed Abdi, without further interrogation has triggered a terrible reaction in the country. From the reaction, it forced the Secretary General of county forum to give an order to the Council of Governors that if a governor goes against the law, he or she will face impeachment.
Today Justice Martha Koome assumed the office of Chief Justice.The assumption of office ceremony took place at Supreme Court buildings.The ceremony was attended by several leaders who wished her all the best in her new role.The Chief Justice Martha Koome promised to transform the Judiciary and reduce corruption cases in courts.
On Tuesday night, President Uhuru Kenyatta commissioned 5 new Hospitals in Nairobi County and issued a directive to them to offer 24hours services to residents. Accompanied by NMS Director General Mohamed Abdi and other several senior Government officials in the four-hour night operation, President Uhuru Kenyatta launched two level 2 Hospitals at Gichagi in Kangemi and Gatina in Kawangware as well as level three Hospitals in Mukurue Kwa Reuben, Tassia Kwa Ndege and Our Lady of Nazareth in Mukuru Kwa Njenga.
The return of impeached Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi to the county offices brought its fair share of chaos as his supporters escorted him to office. On Tuesday, September 7, the impeached county boss brought Wajir to a standstill as his convoy moved through the town under tight security.
the council of Governors led by COG chair HE Martin Wambora held a meeting attended by all the 47 Governors and later on Addressed the media therefore Former Governor of wajir county AMB.Mohammed abdi attended the meeting. The COG stated that let's just respect and obey court order,mind our appetite for power and short term enjoyment to avoid been embarrassed.
Wajir impeachment case against HE Ambassador Mohamed Abdi Mohamud is taking a dramatic turn after council of governors unanimously put doubts the manner in which its was handled by senate plenary even after the Governor was exonerated from 16 ( sixteen) charges presented by county assembly before the special committee chaired by Nyamira senator Okongo Omogeni.
The Council of Governors chaired by Martin Wambora has sworn to stand by the former Wajir Governor Mr.Mohamed.While addressing the press today they said that the Senate ignored the exonerating evidence on health captured in the National Survey Report on Health released on May 2019.The motion to impeach the former Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi Mohamud was supported by 25 Senators.