Kenyans in need of urgent passports can now access specially accelerated applications.According to a press release issued on Thursday, September 30, the Directorate of Immigration Services, there is a new service that will allow the issuing of urgent passports at Nyayo House. Directorate General Alexander Muteshi revealed that a Special Desk had been set aside for applicants who need passports for urgent travel such as medical emergencies.
Interior and national coordination cabinet secretary Dr. Fred Matiangi is a tough and dedicated public servant. His progressive development records are well known across the country. The powerful cabinet secretary has gained the trust of president Uhuru Kenyatta. The president has entrusted him with big government roles which he has done to perfection.
The long queues witnessed in the famous Nyayo House along Kenyatta Avenue has been a normal thing to Kenyans especially those living in Nairobi. Daily during working hours, you will see many citizens lining up to get the services of the Immigration Department located in the iconic building with vast historical significance.
It has been long since kenyans applied for Huduma number as it was a compulsory exercise by the government of Kenya. Finally the cards have already been prepared and citizens are being urged to pick them at specific areas assigned by the government. People in Nairobi are now able to pick their Huduma number cards at their collection points on weekens between 8 am and 4pm. Cyrus Oguna who is the giovernment spokesman revealed that they have alredy send text messages to kenyans informing them to pick their huduma
Nyayo House Photo:google Nyayo House has been the building that houses a number of governmental departments such as the immigration department and news companies. It stands tall, at the heart of the busy Nairobi city. However, not known to many are the dark Nyayo era secrets that this building carries. At its basement floor, are the torture chambers that were used to torture anyone who opposed president Moi's government. After an attempted coup by a section of members of the Kenya air force which was led by
On November 13, 1987, about 10,000 UON students converged at the main campus by noon.On that day, the recently elected student executives were to take the “oath” and give short speeches.The meeting began on time.There was music and slogans.
The towers planning started back in the year 1973. The tower was initially planned to be named as Naitobi House but it was not anywhere near that name after its completion.When everything was set and ready, the tower's construction commenced in the year 1979 six year later after its planning was completely finished and everything was on site.One year after the former second president amd the longest serving president of Kenya took over the presidency the building, the building would find its name changed from
A 32-year-old lady by the name Lucy wanjku Gacheri also popularly known as LG Shiks has hit the second day since she disappeared on Friday, June 25, 2021. According to a reliable source of information, Mrs. Gacheri's car was found outside Nyayo House abandoned. Her last drop was reported to be at 7:30 pm.
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has issued a new immigration directive that will allow Miguna Miguna, the self-proclaimed leader of the National Resistance Movement (NRM), to return home. The man was deported by the Kenyan government for being an alien a few days after swearing-in Raila Odinga as the peoples' president after the 2017 elections.
On Friday, a 32-year-old lady, Lucy Wanjiku Gacheri also known as LG Shiks went missing after dropping off a passenger at around 7:30pm. Her mysterious disappearance has now forced her friends and family members to report at the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) offices to help with her search.
If you ask anyone around you today what other name they know of the outspoken Canada based Kenyan lawyer Miguna Miguna, very few people if not no one will tell you the name for certain. However, the truth actually has it that Miguna Miguna had a Christian name despite ever appearing to be a Muslim with his iconic white taqiyah cap. In a throwback photo shared on the Saturday of November 28th by 'The Standard' newspaper, Kenyans were treated with some truths about Miguna Miguna that many of them probably didn't
You live struggling to survive in this world, but there is someone out there who is waiting for you to pay his or her bills. It's so painful when you realize that, what you have been processing is not what you are waiting for. In this world of social media, many people are out to just do anything by the name of money. Joseph Karanja and Dennis Ndambuki are now facing the wrong side of the law, this is after they got arrested after it was realized that, their have been running a fake facebook page "Immigration
There was an alleged secret meeting at Nyayo house on Wednesday to reportedly disrupt DP Ruto's rally at Burma Market scheduled on Thursday, 28th January. It has been reported that the Deputy President will empower hustlers and small business entrepreneurs at Burma market where wheelbarrows, aprons and dust coats will be provided to them. However, details have emerged on a secret plan to cause mayhem to the empowerment rally by Ruto's Hustler Nation. According to Hustler spokesman and a close ally to the Deputy
If you have been to Nairobi or live in Nairobi you might have come across some of these buildings. The magnificent beauty of buildings in Nairobi describe the prosperity of Kenya. A number of these buildings boast their exquisite architectural design hence come up in Nairobi city and redefined it's skyline.
Nairobi has got many dark secrets of Kenya's political revolution especially in the period that the section 2A of the independent constitution was repealed leading to multiparty democracy. These buildings are many but let's have a look at one particular building with darkest secrets of all. Nyayo House A story is being told of a man who was being tortured on one of the top floors of the Nyayo house. The torture was being conducted by Moi's operatives who were working the Disababanded special branch. The special
A huge number of Kenyans who lost their citizenship under the old Constitution will presently recapture their status in another drive. They should hold up applications at Nyayo House in Nairobi or at the Kenyan international safe-havens. Up until now, in excess of 25,000 applications are forthcoming at the Immigration workplaces, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said on WednesdayMatiang'i said Kenya is quick to rejoin families as the greater part Kenyans need to apply for visas and can't participate in profitable business except if they are given with grants and passes.
Dr Fred Matiang'i and Lawyer Miguna. The Interior cabinet secretary Dr Fred Matiang'i, today launched a Rapid Response Initiative, responsible for processing Kenyan Citizenship and permanent resident. This comes after a number of Kenyans nearly 25,000 lost their citizenship, under the old constitution, where one was forced to denounce his citizenship acquire for the other country.
Two suspect of fraud have been arraigned into the court for using social media accounts to con the uninformed Kenyans. The two men who have been identified as Joseph Karanja and Daniel Ndambuki are accused of impersonating immigration personnel by owning fake Facebook accounts and using those accounts to fraud Kenyans. Karanja and Ndammbuki have been arrested after the reports reached to the DCI detectives reporting that the fraudsters are running Facebook account indicated as 'Immigration Customer KE' indicating
Huduma Namba cards was an idea of the Jubilee government to try easen up the processes of government services in Kenya. It was intended to replace the normal Identification (ID) cards that have aided services for over two decades now. Following the unveiling of the cards with the Head of state taking his card not long ago, it is now confirmed that the cards are ready for pick-up. A post by Hon. Karanja Kibicho read that: "Mass distribution of Huduma Namba cards has begun and Government is sending SMS notifications
A story is told of a man who was being tortured on one of the top floors of Nyayo House by Moi era operatives who worked in the since-disbanded Special Branch. Having had enough of the torture, our man took the chance of a momentary lapse of attention on the part of his interrogators, plunged headlong through the window while shouting, “There is no God in Kenya!” Although his was the most memorable, those who lived in the city at the height of Moi’s dictatorship in the 1980s talk of bodies falling from