Last Updated: July 28, 2014 17:19

Politics

Governors: Give us more money or we will push for a referendum

The Government should reconsider the amount of money going to counties, otherwise governors will push for a referendum over revenue allocation, Council of Governors Secretary Peter Munya has said.

Kalonzo: Sack Mombasa commissioner Nelson Marwa

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has called for the sacking of Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa for his “careless and reckless” outburst.

Arrest and charge me, Raila dares President over insecurity claims

Raila opines that KDF should have retreated at that point and left Uganda and other far off countries to continue with the peace mission in Somalia.

Let’s implement Constitution first, Nyachae pleads

Commission for the Implementation of the Constitution (CIC) Chairman Charles Nyachae has dismissed the Opposition’s calls for a referendum.

CORD shifts gears on referendum as reality sinks in

Criticised for politicising the push for a referendum, CORD has quickly shifted gears to accommodate players from all political persuasions.

Coast CORD MPs rebel, threaten to form party ahead of 2017 poll

Coast MPs have threatened to ditch ODM and form a regional political party ahead of the next General Election.

2013 presidential candidates unite in telling Uhuru to end insecurity

Terror gangs and criminals have over the last one year claimed lives of hundreds of Kenyans, in acts that have left President Uhuru Kenyatta and the national security network grasping for solutions.

CORD takes County Commissioner Marwa head on over violence claims

The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) has reacted angrily to claims by Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa that the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) is behind the recent violence in the region, including Sunday's gun attack in Likoni where four people were killed.

CORD vows to push for referendum

CORD leaders have exuded confidence of winning the battle for a referendum, saying they are not worried by the “tyranny of numbers” that supposedly helped usher the Jubilee coalition into power.

Pressure piles in CORD over Mun'garo ouster

Coast MPs are today expected to meet and pile pressure on CORD leader Raila Odinga, over the removal of Kilifi North MP Gideon Mung’aro as Minority Whip at the National Assembly.

Chaos in House as MPs trade words over KDF deployment

Jubilee and CORD MPs exchange words over the deployment of Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in Lamu and Mombasa. The debate degenerated into a heated exchange that cut short the day's proceedings after MPs stormed out of the House.

Ruto, MCAs embrace unity, resolve stalemate over budget

A stalemate pitting Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto and Members of the County Assembly over budget has been resolved through a consensus to stick to the budget ceilings set by Commission on Revenue Allocations.

Oppositon targets dissident MPs

CORD officially wrote to the Speaker of the National Assembly communicating the removal of Kilifi North MP Gideon Mung'aro as the Minority chief whip.

Mung’aro’s supporters give CORD 24-hour ultimatum

Supporters of Kilifi North MP Gideon Mung'aro have protested a move by CORD to remove him from the post of Minority party whip over his alleged close ties with Jubilee.

MCAs claim Jubilee out to weaken Joho's government

Some members of the Mombasa County Assembly yesterday claimed Jubilee is behind moves to depose the assembly’s majority leader in order to infiltrate and weaken the administration of Governor Hassan Ali Joho.

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