On Monday, Chebukati in a letter to the Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho, stated that IEBC will no longer participate in the activities of the National Multi-Sectoral Consultative Forum and its Technical Working Committee on Election preparedness. IEBC cited pressure from the members in the powerful committee risking their independence to oversee next year's polls. The IEBC boss also accused the NMSCF of stepping on the mandate of the Parliamentary Departmental Committees, particularly the Justice
Last week deputy president William Ruto toured Mount Kenya region for a series of political engagements. He toured all counties of the region except Kirinyanga and Nyeri counties. The second in command is expected to tour Nyeri county for a two-day political tour. He will begin his tour on 5th December to 6th December.
The Kieni Member of Parliament Hon Kanini Kega has spoken out after the planed Jubilee ODM coalition talk hits a dead rock following the latest orders from President Uhuru Kenyatta as new details emerge. After the cancellation of the much anticipated Jubilee National Delegates conference meeting which was focused on three key main agendas like Kicking out DP Ruto, ODM-Jubilee Coalition, and making changes in the party's secretariat.
Today the 7th Devolution Conference is taking place in ukambani wote region.It has not been a soft journey for Kenya to be where it is right now.We have lost lives since our grandfathers started fighting for freedom.Then we were left with our own government which seemed to be dictatorial, some people tried to fight for a parliamentary rule and it became hazardous.
Concerns have been expressed by the Parliamentary Committee on Trade that Kenyans could be consuming cooking oil that is considered dangerous after close to 139 containers of the product termed harmful sneaked into the Kenyan market. The oil, which had been stored at the Mombasa container free station and had been flagged been authorities disappeared under unclear circumstances and this has now raised fear that consumers could unknowingly be using the product.
Kenyans have been urged to stay alert as bad cooking oil is said to have sneaked into the market. Parliamentary committee on trade has expressed concerns that 139 containers of cooking oil unfit for human consumption might have been sneaked into the Kenyan market. The oil which was stored at Mombasa container free station disappeared under unclear circumstances despite authorities flagging the containers.
William Samoei Arap Ruto (born 21 December 1966) is a Kenyan politician. Currently, he is the Deputy President of Kenya, a position he has held since 2013. In December 2018, Ruto graduated from the University of Nairobi (UoN) with a PHD on environmental quality of riparian ecosystems: A case study of Saiwa Swamp watershed, Western Kenya.
A crisis is looming eight months to the August 9, 2022 elections after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) pulled out of the Election Preparedness Committee citing alleged infringement of its independence. In a letter dated Monday, November 29, IEBC Chairman, Wafula Chebukati, informed members of the National Multi-Sectoral Consultative Forum on Election Preparedness and its Technical Working Committee that the polls' body would not conform to the pressure to give up on its election mandate as stipulated in the Constitution.
The Jubilee Party's National Delegates Conference (NDC) will finally take place at the end of this month, according to the party's Secretary General Raphael Tuju. And now, details about the Jubilee-ODM coalition, which will be on the agenda of the Jubilee's NDC meeting, have emerged.
Kenyans Gang Up Against President Kenyatta As They Accuse Him Of Tribalism Over Mwaniki's Nomination
A Section of Kenyans have launched attacks to president Uhuru Kenyatta over his latest Nominations in the Public service Commission, accusing him of nominating from one tribe. According to Citizen Television, President Uhuru Kenyatta has nominated Ambassador Anthony Mwaniki Muchiri for appointment as the chairperson of the Public Service Commission ,a post that was declared vacant on August 24 following the death of Stephen Kirogo on May 14 at a Nairobi hospital.
Deputy President William Samoei Ruto and his United Democratic Alliance brigade have been making trip to all parts of the nation in efforts to popularize his 2022 presidential bid. Today, the team took its political agendas to Tharaka Nithi County. The DP was flanked by many leaders, Senator Kithure Kindiki being among them.
Photo/Courtesy The functions of the public service commission in Kenya are important in managing the public service. The constitution of Kenya, 2010 reconstituted the commission with a redefined and expanded mandate. Therefore the membership of Public Service Commission in Kenya consists of the following: a chairperson, a vice chairperson and seven other members appointed by the president with approval of the National Assembly.
Kenyans at Risk of Using Bad Cooking Oil After Unsafe Impounded Containers of Cooking Oil are Stolen
Confusion has reighned in Mombasa Fridge Station after a number of containers of unsafe cooking oil seized in 2019 disappears mysteriously. The cooking oil was regarded unsafe for human use because it did not contain Vitamin A. Unfortunately, out of 139 containers that were suspected to be unsafe for human use, 51 of them are now missing from the Mombasa Fridge Station.
High Court has quashed deregistration of Senator Isaac Mwaura from Jubilee party after he challenged the move to throw him out of the ruling party. (Photo, Courtesy) The legislator has received the major win after Court ruled that the expulsion of the Nominated Senator was not legal and did not follow the laid down protocols.
Maina Kamanda, Kanini Kega, Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu and Jeremiah Kioni have showed a dissatisfaction after the standard media,revealed the details that Uhuru has called off the much awaited national delegates committee. "Purely meant to give room for the parliamentary address",Kanini Kega
Details Emerge Why The State is Pushing to Introduce the 7th Ballot Box in 2022 Despite Courts Order
Details have emerged why the State is pushing to introduce the 7th ballot box in the year 2022 despite a recent order by the Court of Appeal. It has been established that the state through the Parliamentary Committee on the Constitution Implementation led by Chairman Jeremiah Kioni is pushing the introduction of a referendum bill that will see some of the proposed Constitutional changes in the BBI amended before the take over of the next government.
Image Courtesy : City Lawyer Amhednasir Abdullahi Amhednasir Abdullahi is a constitutional lawyer, senior counsel, chairman of senior counsel committee and publisher of Nairobi Law Monthly. City lawyer has reacted to Nelson Havi's political move. Amhednasir via his official twitter account tweeted " Karibu Sana ( meaning welcome so much)".
The deputy president William Ruto took his campaigns to Narok after he finished chairing an inter governmental committee with a section of governors and one cabinet secretary. This is the meeting which is being conducted regularly and is chaired by the deputy president. After he finished with the meeting the deputy president welcomed the president of the law society of Kenya Nelson Havi, who is headed to vie for Westlands parliamentary seat.
Murang’a senator Irungu Kang’ata has declared that his resolve in supporting the UDA party is unshakable. However, he noted a compromise may be reached if the Deputy President is accorded one special honour. The Murang’a legislator was speaking while appearing on KTN’s weekly political show, Crossfire, which was hosted by the station’s presenter Akisa Wandera.
Murang’a county senator and former Senate Majority Whip Irungu Kang’ata has declared that his resolve in supporting the United Democratic Alliance party is unshakable. However, he noted a compromise may be reached if the Deputy President is accorded one special honour. The Murang’a legislator was speaking while appearing on KTN’s weekly political show, Crossfire, which was hosted by the station’s presenter Akisa Wandera.