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POLITICS

Highly Educated Ex-ODM MP Facing Moment Of Truth As He Joins Senate Race After 10 Years In The Cold

Former assistant minister Prof. Ayiecho Olweny ( Photo Courtesy) The exit of Kisumu Senator Fredrick Otieno Outa to join the Governor race, has given former Muhoroni MP Prof. Ayiecho Olweny with a perfect opportunity to bring his political career back on track after one decade in the cold.

  2 months ago ago
Highly Educated Ex-ODM MP Facing Moment Of Truth As He Joins Senate Race After 10 Years In The Cold

POLITICS

Former Highly Educated Nyanza MP Languishing In The Cold After A Series Of Election Losses

Former Muhoroni MP Ayiecho Olweny ( Photo Courtesy) He swapped the world of academics for politics and quickly established himself as an astute politician in Kisumu and Nyanza region as a whole. Having allied himself with ODM leader and the region's political kingpin, Raila Odinga, Prof Olweny was expected to stamp his authority in Nyanza politics.

  7 months ago ago
Former Highly Educated Nyanza MP Languishing In The Cold After A Series Of Election Losses

SOCIETY

Thriller in Kayole: How murder suspect was grabbed after a day-long siege

George Charles Olweny was preparing for another day of cat and mouse with police officers, who had been looking for him since January 22, when something caught his attention. Olweny knew his goose was cooked when five police cars pulled up outside his flat yesterday morning. Outside, Senior Superintendent Charles Wambugu, the officer commanding the 20 policemen, was certain that all that would take a few minutes. After all, it was one man against the world. Unknown to the police, the siege on house Number 17

  1 year ago ago
Thriller in Kayole: How murder suspect was grabbed after a day-long siege

SOCIETY

11-Year Union Was Not A Marriage A Tycoon Wife Tells The Court

Ms Norah Atieno Wasonga, who is one of three women embroiled in a court battle over the sharing and control of the multimillion-shilling property belonging to millionaire Eliakim Washington Olweny, who died in 2016, told the High Court in Nakuru that she left the father of her four children for

  1 year ago ago
11-Year Union Was Not A Marriage A Tycoon Wife Tells The Court

JUSTICE

DNA Test To Prove Relationship Between Woman and Ex Nakuru Businessman - Nakuru Court Orders

The High Court in Nakuru has ordered a DNA test to prove the relationship between a woman arguing that she is the widow of ex Nakuru businessman Washington Olweny and her son. Justice Teresia Matheka, who gave the ruling on Tuesday, asked Norah Atieno and her son John Kevin Odhiambo to undergo the DNA test within a period of one month.

  10 months ago ago
DNA Test To Prove Relationship Between Woman and Ex Nakuru Businessman - Nakuru Court Orders

POLITICS

No Action Will Be Taken Against ODM Members Involved In Muhoroni Burial Fracas, Prof. Ayiecho Olweny

Kisumu County ODM chair Prof. Patrick Ayiecho Olweny. Source/Dudi. Kisumu County Orange Democratic Movement chair Prof. Patrick Ayiecho Olweny has said no disciplinary action shall be taken against ODM party members who were involved in Muhoroni burial fracas. Speaking on Friday,July 30,2021 on Sky FM radio the former legislator noted that ODM politicians who attended the burial of Kisumu County Assembly human resource officer Lazarus Obera last week in Muhoroni Sub County were innocent.

  11 months ago ago
No Action Will Be Taken Against ODM Members Involved In Muhoroni Burial Fracas, Prof. Ayiecho Olweny

HEALTH

Why NHIF Patients Risk Being Rejected by Private Hospitals

Looming crisis awaits the Health department as Private Hospitals threaten to reject NHIF patients from next week. According to Citizen TV report, KAPH Secretary General Timothy Olweny issued the red alert on Friday after confirming that the agreement between them and NHIF had expired and no renewal process had been initiated.

  4 months ago ago
Why NHIF Patients Risk Being Rejected by Private Hospitals

HEALTH

Private hospitals to deny all patients from accessing NHIF starting from January 31st

Private hospitals now say they will bar all patients depending on the National Health Insurance Fund cover from accessing services beginning February this year. This is according to the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals which said an agreement reached between them and NHIF has come to an end and no renewal talks have been initiated.

  4 months ago ago
Private hospitals to deny all patients from accessing NHIF starting from January 31st

POLITICS

"If He Brings Goodies Take Them" ODM Chairman Urges Kisumu Residents Head Of Ruto's Visit

As today the vocal man William Ruto's trip to kisumu county has been approved he has to adhere with the following conditions that has been given to him on Friday before visiting the Region. The condition laid out by ODM party chairman Olweny. He instructed the vocal man Dp William Ruto that he can visit the region when he is pleased. But he was warned against insulting ODM leader and and former PM Raila Odinga while on his visit. Speaking in Kisumu on Friday Olweny said that the party and Kisumu residents are

  1 year ago ago

POLITICS

What Deputy President William Ruto And His Followers Should Know Ahead Of His Visit To Kisumu Region

As the Deputy President Dr. William Samoei Ruto is planning to continue with his visits to the lakeside region with is Hon. Raila Odinga's political stronghold ground, his effort to woo residents to his side ahead of the 2022 General Elections may be a hard but to crack. This however is not applicable to all residents of Kisumu as some people are true supports of the Deputy President. The residents from Kisumu country have been urged to give the DP space during his function. It must be remembered that Kisumu

  1 year ago ago
What Deputy President William Ruto And His Followers Should Know Ahead Of His Visit To Kisumu Region

HEALTH

Private Hospitals seek to be involved in the fight against Covoid-19

Private health care facilities in Kenya have appealed to the government to involve them in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The Kenya Association of Private Hospitals urged the Health Ministry to consider their contribution in the fight against Coronavirus and engage their services in order to strengthen the healthcare system in the country. Dr Timothy Olweny, the association’s Secretary General,in a press statement said joint efforts between all the health care stakeholders is necessary for the c

  2 years ago ago
Private Hospitals seek to be involved in the fight against Covoid-19

POLITICS

ODM's Warning to William Ruto Ahead of Kisumu Visit

The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Party officials in Kisumu have warned Deputy President William Ruto against direct verbal attack on Raila Odinga ahead of his planned tour to Kisumu County next week. Speaking on Friday in Kisumu, county ODM chairman Ayiecho Olweny said William Ruto is welcomed to visit the region but under a tough condition of respecting their party leader. Olweny said that Ruto is fond of insulting Raila in any rally he attends and should he insult him ( Raila) at the planned event, chances

  1 year ago ago
ODM's Warning to William Ruto Ahead of Kisumu Visit

POLITICS

Kisumu Politics Intensify As Outa Goes For Prof Nyongo's Seat As Prof Ojienda Faces Prof Ayiecho

Kisumu succession politics have Intensified after two scholars: Professor Tom Ojienda and professor Ayiecho Olweny declared interest in taking over from senator Fred Outa who have since declared interest in unseating professor Anyan'g Nyon'go. Former Muhoroni constituency member of parliament Hon. Professor Ayiecho Olweny is set for a grand comeback after unsuccessfully running against Otieno Koyoo the current member of parliament, Olweny is an experienced politician who has been in the scene for decades, he served in various positions including the post of assistant minister in the ministry of education, it will not be easy to defeat him.

  10 months ago ago
Kisumu Politics Intensify As Outa Goes For Prof Nyongo's Seat As Prof Ojienda Faces Prof Ayiecho

POLITICS

ODM Finally Responds to Ruto's Planned Kisumu Visit

Deputy President William Ruto ( Photo Courtesy) The Orange Democratic Movement party has downplayed the impact of the planned Kisumu visit by Deputy President William Ruto next week. In what is seen as a well-calculated move to make inroads in ODM leader Raila Odinga's traditional Nyanza political turf, Dr is set to visit the region in a bid to popularize his State House bid. The DP who rarely sets his foot in the pro- Raila region is nonetheless keen to upset the status quo even as he embarks on a mission to

  1 year ago ago
ODM Finally Responds to Ruto's Planned Kisumu Visit