Sign in
Download Opera News App

talai clan

POLITICS

Kipsigis, Talai Elders Change Tune Over DP Ruto's Presidency

A Section of Kipsigis and Talai Clan Elders have now changed tune in support of Deputy President William Ruto's Presidency backing the Kenya African National Union and the Chama Cha Mashinani Political party’s cooperation with Jubilee Party which is bossed by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In a report by the Standard, a council of elders who had recently declared Deputy President William Ruto as the Rift Valley region's Kingpin have now changed tune though avoiding Deputy President name in their remarks. Led by

  2 years ago ago
Kipsigis, Talai Elders Change Tune Over DP Ruto's Presidency

POLITICS

Kalenjin Lawyer: Talai Is A Clan Of Witchcraft, Sorcery and Spiritual Medium Scattered In Kericho

It has now emerged that Talai Clan is a clan of witchcraft, Sorcery and spiritual medium. According to city lawyer Donald Kipkorir, a kalenjin descendant, the Clan were obtained from the Maasai community for the Kalenjins do not condoned or associate with witches. And for this reason they were ostracised and dispersed from the community hence the reason they are all scattered with the majority being in Kericho Town slums. "Talai Clan is a Clan of Witchcraft, Sorcery & Spiritual Medium ... Kalenjins never had

  2 years ago ago
Kalenjin Lawyer: Talai Is A Clan Of Witchcraft, Sorcery and Spiritual Medium Scattered In Kericho

POLITICS

Uproar Over “Gangs Burn Houses Of Talai Clan Members Over Witchcraft Allegation” Article

A Standard Media article dated 28th March 2013 has emerged amid Talai Clan Controversy. The Article says, Fifteen family members of Talai clan in Nandi County were camping at a church after attackers who accused them of being witches torched their houses.  “The clan members were forcefully evicted from Kabirer village in Tinderet District Seven houses were set ablaze by attackers prompting the family members to flee from their home, narrowly escaping death.” The article reads. The Talai have claimed they

  2 years ago ago
Uproar Over “Gangs Burn Houses Of Talai Clan Members Over Witchcraft Allegation” Article

POLITICS

The Talai Clan and Orkoiik

With so much disinformation being said about the Talai clan, here is a short introduction to the Talai clan and Orkoiik. Sub 2-hour marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge’s monk-like character is an attribute of this clan. The Talai Orkoiik of the Nandi subtribe are speculated to be descendants of Kapuso, a UasinGishu Masai of the Sikilai clan, who on the defeat of the UasinGishu Masai in the early 1800s, took refuge among the Nandi and were assimilated in the Talai Clan. The family of Kapuso appear to have been the

  1 year ago ago
The Talai Clan and Orkoiik

CULTURE

History Of The Famous Talai Clan

Talai clan is made up of 5 known families: Kapturgat, the Kapsogon, the Kapchesang, the Kapmararsoi, and the Kapsonet.It is believed to possess mystic powers and whatever they handle and bless or curse always come to pass.In the colonial administration they were evacuated from their home in Nandi and Kericho districts and taken to parts of Nyanza for opposing colonial rule.

  1 year ago ago
History Of The Famous Talai Clan

POLITICS

President Uhuru and Raila's allies from Rift Valley holds a key meeting to discuss 2022 politics

The political temperature in the country is visibly on the rise. Photo: Deputy president William Ruto(left) and former prime minister Raila Odinga/Twitter This is more so in Rift Valley Region politics whereby alot has been happening in the recent past. It is evident that the whole Rift Valley region block is divided politically whereby some parts of the region are allied to Deputy President William Ruto whereas others have showcased their loyalty to Baringo Senator Gideon Moi. Photo: President Uhuru Kenyatta

  1 year ago ago
President Uhuru and Raila's allies from Rift Valley holds a key meeting to discuss 2022 politics

POLITICS

Facts and Myths About the Talai Clan From Kalenjin Community

Talai people are a clan from Kalenjin community and they are found in almost all Kalenjin subscribes, they are associated with some special features, here are facts and myths about them: Facts 1. They were rounded up and detained at mosquito-invested Mfangano Island in Nyanza. Those from Kipsigiis were taken to Gwasi. In 1958. 2. Barsirian arap Ma-Nyei (Koitaleel Samoei's son) is the longest serving political prisoner (40+years) in history 3. The Talai were detained in Nandi in a Detention Camp curved out for

  1 year ago ago
Facts and Myths About the Talai Clan From Kalenjin Community

RELIGION

Talai Elders Breaks Silence After Meeting DP Ruto

Chairman of Talai elders Reverend James Baasi has come out to clear on rumours about the clan. In a video shared by Murkomen, the chair of Talai community has stated the group is a religious one. He alludes that he has been a staunch member of Anglican church since 1963. He has refuted claims of the clan being linked to witchcraft. The elders held a two hour meeting with DP Ruto and blessed him for political success "Prof Mutua and my Brother Donald Kipkorir, Reverend Canon James Baasi the Chairman of Talai

  2 years ago ago
Talai Elders Breaks Silence After Meeting DP Ruto

POLITICS

Murathe Shouts The Name of The Powerful Man Behind Moi's Humiliation in Nandi

Deputy President William Ruto has found himself under criticism, with his critics holding him responsible for the unfortunate happening that befell Baringo senator Gideon Moi on Saturday. This is after the KANU leader's convoy was blocked in Nandi county, where he was to be crowned the official spokesman of the Kalenjin community by Elders from the famed Talai Clan. The happening has angered among others, Jubilee Party Vice Chair David Murathe, who claims that the DP is actually the man behind the same, as he

  1 year ago ago
Murathe Shouts The Name of The Powerful Man Behind Moi's Humiliation in Nandi

POLITICS

Untold Story About Talai Clan; Prominent Leaders Linked To Talai

The Talai Clan of Nandi are a group of powerful individuals from the Kalenjin community. This group is believed to have supernatural powers and can predict the future. One of the great prophesies by the clan elders according to anonymous report was the prophesy of a train passing through Highlands of Nandi. "They prophesied to Kalenjin, widely known as Nandi ,Of a long snake passing through their land," anonymous report states. In Kalenjin Community, The Talai clan is believed to either produce a leader or

  2 years ago ago
Untold Story About Talai Clan; Prominent Leaders Linked To Talai

POLITICS

Why Talai Clan Are The Most Respected, Feared And Revered

One of their sons,Koitalel Arap Samoei was brutally assassinated and buried in unmarked grave in Nyeri. In fact the longest serving political prisoner in Kenya is from the clan Barsirian Arap Manyei from 1923 to 1964. He was detained in Meru,Mfangano Islands and Kapsabet. Members of this clans can never be bought/bribed to tell a lie nor cook a story..they'll tell you as it's. They prophesied to Kalenjin, widely known as Nandi ,Of a long snake passing through their land. The prophecy came to pass when the c

  2 years ago ago
Why Talai Clan Are The Most Respected, Feared And Revered

POLITICS

Details of Talai Clan Victories From Koitalel To Moi That Might Intensify The Uhuru-Ruto War

2 days ago,Deputy President William Ruto was trending following a move to visit the Talai Clan. Reports emerged that the second in command visited Kapsisiywa village in Nandi County to grace the accession ceremony. The ceremony was led by the area elders chairman, retired Anglican cleric Rev. James Baasi where William Ruto was traditionally cleansed according to the Kalenjin and christianity rituals. After numerous reactions over social media whereby Ruto was being accused of conducting witchcraft despite h

  2 years ago ago
Details of Talai Clan Victories From Koitalel To Moi That Might Intensify The Uhuru-Ruto War

POLITICS

VIDEO: Talai Clan Elders Speak After Controversial Meeting With Ruto That Sparked 'Uchawi' Debates

The Talai clan elders have this Sunday cleared the waves after several allegations emerged over their crucial meeting with the Deputy President William Ruto. On Saturday and parts of Friday evening, several viral allegations emerged that linked DP Ruto to witchcraft. This was after the DP had attended a meeting that was hosted by the Talai clan of the Nandi Community. Several bloggers branded the DP as a 'Mchawi' after they linked the Talai people to witchcraft. However, this Sunday, the elders from the cla

  2 years ago ago
VIDEO: Talai Clan Elders Speak After Controversial Meeting With Ruto That Sparked 'Uchawi' Debates

POLITICS

Senator Kipchumba Murkomen Blasts Donald Kipkorir for Calling Talai a 'Clan of Witchcraft

Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has penned on Twitter condemning Donald Kipkorir for calling Talai a clan of witchcraft. The Senator's message on 8th June 2020, has rebuked Donald Kipkori's assertions with the strongest terms possible. Murkomen has insisted that there is no way Donald will call Talai a clan of witchcraft and sorcery and, at the same time, assert that the legendary Eliud Kipchoge who is from Talai clan is his friend and client. Murkomen "Donald, it would help if you took yourself

  2 years ago ago
Senator Kipchumba Murkomen Blasts Donald Kipkorir for Calling Talai a 'Clan of Witchcraft

POLITICS

Rowdy Youth Block Gideon Moi From Meeting Talai Clan Elders in Nandi(PHOTOS)

Baringo Senator and KANU party leader Gideon Moi on Saturday morning landed at Kapsisiywo village in Nandi county to meet the highly respected Talai Clan elders. However, the younger son of the late former president received a cold welcome after the area youth blocked his vehicles and demanded that the senator should go back to Baringo. Last year June, Deputy President William Ruto was also in the same village to seek the blessings of the elders and the elders bestowed blessings upon Deputy President William

  1 year ago ago
Rowdy Youth Block Gideon Moi From Meeting Talai Clan Elders in Nandi(PHOTOS)

POLITICS

Kipsigis, Talai Elders Change Tune Over DP Ruto's Presidency

A Section of Kipsigis and Talai Clan Elders have now changed tune on the side of Deputy President William Ruto's Presidency backing the Kenya African National Union and the Chama Cha Mashinani Political gathering's participation with Jubilee Party which is bossed by President Uhuru Kenyatta.  In a report by the Standard, a board of seniors who had as of late announced Deputy President William Ruto as the Rift Valley locale's Kingpin have now changed tune however staying away from Deputy President name in their

  2 years ago ago
Kipsigis, Talai Elders Change Tune Over DP Ruto's Presidency

POLITICS

Talai Clan Of Elders Distance Themselves From Sorcery And Witchcraft Days After Ruto's Visit

Talai elders have come out to strongly defend William Ruto from naysayers who said the deputy president went to them for ritual powers against the purge in jubilee party .The elders led by retired bishop Rev Baasi said William Ruto was installed the Kalenjin kingpin after the death of former president Daniel moi and no sorcery was performed . “According to Kalenjin tradition, one would naturally abdicate the enthronement upon their demise. After Moi’s death, the royal regalia now needed a suitable succe

  2 years ago ago
Talai Clan Of Elders Distance Themselves From Sorcery And Witchcraft Days After Ruto's Visit

POLITICS

Talai Clan Not Withches, Eliud Kipchoge is One of Them- Kipchumba Murkomen

Hon Kipchumba Murkomen, Senator for Elgeyo Marakwet County has this morning come to the rescue of Talai Clan which allegedly blessed Dr William Ruto and granted him the power to lead the Kalenjin Community as their Kingpin.DP Ruto during Talai Rituals: Photo courtesy It is after this act that Donald B Kiokoril explained this as a witchcraft move, terming the Tlainclan as that of witchcraft, socery and spiritual medium. "Talai Clan is a Clan of Witchfraft, Sorcery & Spiritual Medium ... Kalenjins never had s

  2 years ago ago
Talai Clan Not Withches, Eliud Kipchoge is One of Them- Kipchumba Murkomen

POLITICS

(Video) Ruto Accused Of Hiring Elders Who Performed Rituals On Him

Just days after the deputy president and his counter part went for a ritual in his home village eldes from the same area have come out all guns blazing accusing the deputy president of witchcraft. Today a group of Nandi council of elders held a meeting at siswa earlier this morning to condemn deputy president, Led by Talai Clan chairman Christopher koyogi, the elders say the right procedure was not followed. They added that the rite that took over is insignificant and the deputy president William Ruto needs

  2 years ago ago
(Video) Ruto Accused Of Hiring Elders Who Performed Rituals On Him

POLITICS

Talai Clan Elders Promise To Gideon Moi

After moi was chased away from talai, a lot of things came out of it. The elders later made a statement and talked about it. This was posted by ktn and on the post they wrote, "The Talai clan elders maintain that they will continue with the planned cultural ritual for Senator Gideon Moi. #KTNWeekendPrime https://t.co/zPVRr0KI8c" Here are some of the comments: Isaac: Oohoo Hii ndio station ya Moi , nivenyee nilikuwa nimesahau, no wonder iko na Atwoli wife as a news anchor,🤣🤣🤣 alafu si wanalainisha mambo

  1 year ago ago
Talai Clan Elders Promise To Gideon Moi