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Queries as DP Gachagua seeks Sh1.2bn to renovate offices, buy medals
Gachagua's office wants Sh1.12 billion to repair Karen residence and Harambee Annex as his office says the request also covers 'increased functions' of the Deputy President's spouse.
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Queries as DP Gachagua seeks Sh1.2bn to renovate offices, buy medals
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Linturi not out of the woods as MPs demand probe over graft claims
At the centre of the renewed bid to sanction Linturi are allegations that majority of the members of the Select Committee were bribed.
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Linturi not out of the woods as MPs demand probe over graft claims
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Linturi's date with destiny as his accuser warns of plot to save CS
Linturi is accused of authorising the procurement and distribution of fake fertiliser and incompetence which has caused a food crisis.
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Linturi's date with destiny as his accuser warns of plot to save CS
Ex-civil servants to earn more if MPs pass changes to pensions law
MPs want an automatic cost of living adjustment to retired public servants’ pensions. The Bill comes amid raging debate on measures to reduce the country’s wage Bill.
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Ex-civil servants to earn more if MPs pass changes to pensions law
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Linturi's 'sour love' affair clouds impeachment hearing
Agriculture CS says his former wife is bitter and behind his woes as Bumula MP says the Minister should be held accountable for the fake fertiliser scam.
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Linturi's 'sour love' affair clouds impeachment hearing
MPs grill firm's bosses over 1,544 extra bags used to package fake fertiliser
The company whose bags were found to contain fake fertiliser sold to farmers through National Cereal and Produce Board (NCPB) stores was on Tuesday put to task by MPs over the scandal.
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MPs grill firm's bosses over 1,544 extra bags used to package fake fertiliser
Linturi ouster motion officially kicks off
Bumula MP John Wamboka has said he will write to Kenya’s partners to declare Linturi persona non grata following a decision by the House to impeach him.
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Linturi ouster motion officially kicks off
Ruto pushes House to entrench CDF in law
President urges voters not to re-elect MPs who misappropriate NG-CDF money which comprises a 2.5 per cent of the national sharable revenue which amounts to approximately Sh53.53 billion
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Ruto pushes House to entrench CDF in law
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Mithika Linturi's ouster exposes cracks in Kenya Kwanza
Some 149 legislators voted in favour of the motion, 36 against, while three abstained. Most MPs from Rift Valley went against the party line and voted for Linturi’s ouster
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Mithika Linturi's ouster exposes cracks in Kenya Kwanza
MPs want governors to be stripped of health duties
This emerged on Friday after the CoG snubbed a joint sitting of the National Assembly and Health Committee.
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MPs want governors to be stripped of health duties
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Firm linked to fake fertiliser calls for arrest of Linturi, NCPB boss
KEL Chemicals has written to DCI Amin Mohammed Ibrahim seeking the arrest of the Linturi and Kimote over what they termed as attempts to distort the truth and intimidation.
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Firm linked to fake fertiliser calls for arrest of Linturi, NCPB boss
MPs want Nakhumicha sacked over Linda Mama programme
Women Members of Parliament are now calling on President William Ruto to sack Health Cabinet Secretary Susan Nakhumicha over the ills bedevilling the health sector.
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MPs want Nakhumicha sacked over Linda Mama programme
MPs reject nomination of Charles Githinji as consul general for Goma
The National Assembly Committee on Defence and Foreign Relations on Tuesday rejected the nomination of Charles Githinji Kiiru as the Consular General for Goma, DRC.
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MPs reject nomination of Charles Githinji as consul general for Goma
Ruto's ambassador nominees to know their fate this week
Following a successful and rigorous vetting, the House team was currently in the process of determining the suitability of the 27 candidates to serve in the foreign missions.
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Ruto's ambassador nominees to know their fate this week
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Ruto's ambassador nominees declare over Sh1 billion wealth
National Assembly grills nominees on trade strategies and past incidents. Nominees defend credentials as questions arise over personal finances.
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Ruto's ambassador nominees declare over Sh1 billion wealth
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Fake fertiliser: MPs summon Linturi, PS
Legislators will also inspect NCPB stores countrywide after the allegations. Senate team also grilled journalist John Allan Namu over the raging scam.
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Fake fertiliser: MPs summon Linturi, PS
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Succession politics puts ODM's grassroots elections in jeopardy
Jostling for ODM leadership is on and party poll is an opportunity to test political strength. Party secretary general has dismissed clams of wrangling over polls
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Succession politics puts ODM's grassroots elections in jeopardy
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Water PS Korir put on the spot over Sh14m dam land
House team grills PS Julius Korir on how the state allowed construction on the land after entrusting it to the contractor instead of the National Lands Commission.
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Water PS Korir put on the spot over Sh14m dam land
Kindiki points fingers at suppliers as passports backlog hits 1.7 million
Passport issuance delay at Nyayo House, Nairobi, is expected to persist for another 100 days, further frustrating Kenyans seeking employment abroad.
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Kindiki points fingers at suppliers as passports backlog hits 1.7 million
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Kenya Power boss on the spot over delayed Sh4 billion connections
Kenya Power has come under intense scrutiny from MPs due to persistent delays in connecting electricity to 42,965 Kenyans who have collectively paid approximately Sh4 billion.
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Kenya Power boss on the spot over delayed Sh4 billion connections
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Proposed law seeks to give relatives access to Sh62b unclaimed assets
Kin to individuals with unclaimed financial assets could soon access Sh62 billion from the Unclaimed Financial Assets Authority (UFAA).
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Proposed law seeks to give relatives access to Sh62b unclaimed assets
MPs race to save 26 constituencies facing the axe in boundaries audit
According to boundaries delimitation criteria, the units do not meet the population quota threshold of 164,015 premised on 2019 census numbers.
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MPs race to save 26 constituencies facing the axe in boundaries audit
Nine Bills to anchor Nadco report in law
Amendment Bill, 2023, is among the Bills fronted by Nadco. Azimio is pushing for the adoption of Bills as proposed while KK wants public participation.
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Nine Bills to anchor Nadco report in law
Government borrows Sh223.5 billion in five months
President William Ruto’s government has taken 11 new loans worth Sh223.54 billion in the last five months, a report by the Treasury has revealed.
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Government borrows Sh223.5 billion in five months
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Government set to spend Sh1.6 billion to renovate State Houses and lodges
State House Comptroller says they will put in place mechanisms to ensure the prudent utilization of funds allocated to the project.
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Government set to spend Sh1.6 billion to renovate State Houses and lodges
Leader of opposition job beckons as MPs adopt talks team's report
Journey to amend the 2010 Constitution begins as Prime Cabinet Secretary slot also to be included. The Bill also proposes formation of a new electoral commission ahead of the 2027 elections.
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Leader of opposition job beckons as MPs adopt talks team's report
Ruto wins big as Housing Bill sails through
Azimio MPs stage walk-out from Parliament during debate. Proposed law headed to Senate where, if adopted, will then be forwarded to Ruto for assent.
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Ruto wins big as Housing Bill sails through
UDA endorses Raila for AU job
UDA's Secretary General Cleophas Malala in his endorsement refuted claims that the ruling party’s support for Raila’s bid is political.
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UDA endorses Raila for AU job
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Muturi wants AG office delinked from PSC
Muturi on Tuesday told MPs that the PSC had failed to employ and retain enough state counsels, the reason the government loses court cases on several occasions.
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Muturi wants AG office delinked from PSC
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Monica Juma differs with Muturi, PSC over controversial Bill
The Bill proposes the creation of the Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) positions and office of the National Security Advisor to the President.
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Monica Juma differs with Muturi, PSC over controversial Bill
Blow to Raila, talks team as panel vows to pick poll body bosses
The panel outlined how it plans to appoint new commissioners following deliberations with the National Assembly Speaker and Parliamentary Service Commission Chairperson Moses Wetangula.
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Blow to Raila, talks team as panel vows to pick poll body bosses
Housing Bill, NADCO report top agenda as Parliament resumes from recess next week
Nadco's report proposes the establishment of the official opposition leader's office. A Bill which proposes a 1.5 per cent housing levy on salaries has generated a lot of heat.
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Housing Bill, NADCO report top agenda as Parliament resumes from recess next week
State to hand over 25 museums, gazetted sites to counties
Trans Nzoia Wednesday became the first county to have a museum transferred to it by the national government through the National Museums of Kenya.
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State to hand over 25 museums, gazetted sites to counties
MPs demand refund of Sh4.5 million housing levy deductions
Lawmakers are furious after they were each deducted Sh10,500 as housing levy for January to cater for President William Ruto's flagship project.
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MPs demand refund of Sh4.5 million housing levy deductions
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Raila, Kalonzo and Karua drift apart over their 2027 ambitions
Kalonzo Musyoka's ideological differences with Narc Kenya leader Martha Karua, a constituent member of the Azimio coalition, have rocked the ship.
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Raila, Kalonzo and Karua drift apart over their 2027 ambitions
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Petition: Sh21b siphoned from NHIF through bogus claims
NHIF coffers lost the billions through made-up Incurred But Not Reported (IBNR) claims by unscrupulous individuals.
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Petition: Sh21b siphoned from NHIF through bogus claims
MPs pile pressure on CS to release funds
Learning for thousands of needy students across the country is now in jeopardy due to failure by the government to release Sh63 billion NG-CDF funds.
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MPs pile pressure on CS to release funds
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Ichung'wah defends public participation on housing levy Bill
The High Court in Kisumu last month issued conservatory orders stopping public participation on the Bill until the matter is determined.
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Ichung'wah defends public participation on housing levy Bill
Cash crunch to blame for delayed NG-CDF money, says Ndung'u
CS Njuguna has distanced himself from any wrongdoing regarding the delay in releasing funds, attributing the issue to a cash crunch.
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Cash crunch to blame for delayed NG-CDF money, says Ndung'u
Azimio, Kenya Kwanza MPs unite in bid to ouster Treasury CS over NG-CDF billions
MPs from across the political divide have renewed their calls for the impeachment of Treasury CS Njuguna Ndungu over the delay in disbursement of NG-CDF billions.
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Azimio, Kenya Kwanza MPs unite in bid to ouster Treasury CS over NG-CDF billions
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