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Mystery of third horse in race for leadership of UDA in Nairobi
Polls for UDA chair where Sakaja and Gakuya are front runners have been postponed. There are claims the party is considering backing another candidate considered neutral.
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Mystery of third horse in race for leadership of UDA in Nairobi
UDA wars escalate in the city as party polls cause jitters in camps
James Gakuya, who is allied to Gachagua, vowed to fight to the bitter end, even as he complained of a plot to subvert the popular will of voters.
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UDA wars escalate in the city as party polls cause jitters in camps
City UDA leaders condemn Sakaja remarks, tell him to respect Gachagua
The MPs have strongly stated that it was unfortunate that Sakaja decided to take on the second in command, who is also deputy party leader.
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City UDA leaders condemn Sakaja remarks, tell him to respect Gachagua
Why Nyakang'o rejected Sakaja's budget
According to a report by CoB Margaret Nyakang'o, the county did not meet the required threshold of the Public Finance Management Act.
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Why Nyakang'o rejected Sakaja's budget
City land owners at risk owing to unpaid rates
Despite close to 250,000 land owners being listed by the county only 20 per cent have paid their land rates.
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City land owners at risk owing to unpaid rates
City Hall may have lost Sh250m in land payment
The payment was carried out in the 2019/2020 financial year, according to investigations by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.
By 2 months ago
City Hall may have lost Sh250m in land payment
Residents petition Sakaja over illegal development in Nairobi
City residents have petitioned the Nairobi County government to take action against illegal and unplanned development in Nairobi.
By 2 months ago
Residents petition Sakaja over illegal development in Nairobi
University of Nairobi unveils state-of-the-art fresh produce hub
The University of Nairobi has unveiled the first-of-its-kind fresh produce aggregation and distribution hub in the country.
By 2 months ago
University of Nairobi unveils state-of-the-art fresh produce hub
Puzzle of outsiders in Nairobi county urban planning technical committee
The 12-member Nairobi City County Urban Planning Technical Committee (UPTC) was unveiled by Governor Johnson Sakaja in 2022.
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Puzzle of outsiders in Nairobi county urban planning technical committee
Sakaja grilled over expertise of staff in firefighting team
Sakaja was taken to task to explain whether some officers who work at the fire department in the Nairobi County Disaster Management Unit have the requisite qualifications.
By 2 months ago
Sakaja grilled over expertise of staff in firefighting team
Naivasha flower farms asked to manage water in their dams
Some flower farms in Naivasha have been asked to manage waters in their dams to avert disaster amid the heavy downpours in the country.
By 2 months ago
Naivasha flower farms asked to manage water in their dams
EACC targets City Hall in corruption crackdown
Nairobi City County is among those on the corruption list being investigated by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.
By 2 months ago
EACC targets City Hall in corruption crackdown
City estates to experience dry taps as floods destroy water pipes
NCWSC has announced that repairs of the damaged pipe will be delayed due the level of water at the spot where it was broken.
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City estates to experience dry taps as floods destroy water pipes
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MCAs question use of funds in Sakaja's school lunch plan
The programme, which is one of Sakaja’s pet projects, is being overseen by the County’s Health docket.
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MCAs question use of funds in Sakaja's school lunch plan
No nightclub in Uhuru Park, LSK and Greenbelt now warn Sakaja
The Law Society of Kenya and Greenbelt Movement have demanded the the governor drops the plan and apologise to the city residents.
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No nightclub in Uhuru Park, LSK and Greenbelt now warn Sakaja
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Duale rules out political rallies at refurbished Uhuru Park
For decades, Uhuru Park has hosted political rallies and events that have shaped the history of the country including promulgation of the 2010 Constitution.
By 3 months ago
Duale rules out political rallies at refurbished Uhuru Park
Kenya embraces technology to secure border points
Border security is not only a local challenge but a global problem necessitating the use of technology to enhance surveillance.
By 3 months ago
Kenya embraces technology to secure border points
Kenyans assured of tight security during holidays
Interior PS Dr Raymond Omollo said that proper deployment of police officers was done ahead of the holidays so as to allow Kenyans to mark the holiday in peace.
By 3 months ago
Kenyans assured of tight security during holidays
Team seeks more time to table report on revenue collection
A special committee tasked to probe slump in revenue collection in Nairobi has for the second time sought more time to table a final report.
By 4 months ago
Team seeks more time to table report on revenue collection
US embassy warns its citizens over criminal activities in Nairobi
American Embassy in Nairobi has appealed to its citizens to be on the lookout in the city lest they fall victims of armed robbers.
By 4 months ago
US embassy warns its citizens over criminal activities in Nairobi
Kericho affordable housing project to employ over 2,000 locals
The first phase of the project will deliver 320 Affordable Housing units alongside a commercial area and a mixed-use commercial development.
By 4 months ago
Kericho affordable housing project to employ over 2,000 locals
Sakaja has reached out to me for assistance, DP Gachagua says
Deputy President Gachagua has now revealed that Sakaja has reached to him for backing over some issues in the county.
By 4 months ago
Sakaja has reached out to me for assistance, DP Gachagua says
Battle for Sh200m land in South B
Inspector General of Police Japheth Koome has been ordered to withdraw a contingent of police officers patrolling around a public land in South B, Nairobi.
By 4 months ago
Battle for Sh200m land in South B
Police rescue 16 children from house in Kayole
Police arrested Isaac Mwanjega and Linet Akinyi in a house in Soweto where they were reportedly holding 16 children on the night of February 18.
By 5 months ago
Police rescue 16 children from house in Kayole
How you will easily find plumber, electrician in Nairobi
Once implemented, this will allow city residents to easily find artisans who are the drivers of the jua kali sector in the city.
By 5 months ago
How you will easily find plumber, electrician in Nairobi
Cabinet approves use of cameras to monitor Nairobi traffic
Kura said the system is intelligent in that when it senses that the traffic is growing on one side of the road, it will add more time for traffic lights so that the intersections can be cleared.
By 5 months ago
Cabinet approves use of cameras to monitor Nairobi traffic
Boost for young learners in environment conservation
Learners from 30 different primary schools in Narok County have been trained in tree nursery management to impart knowledge to other pupils through environmental clubs.
By 5 months ago
Boost for young learners in environment conservation
Uproar over City Hall's plan to splash Sh30 million on mace
According to the Annual Development Plan (ADP) 2023-2024, it will cost Sh30 million to acquire 18-carat gold-plated mace.
By 5 months ago
Uproar over City Hall's plan to splash Sh30 million on mace
KRA officials put to task over 2021 deal on revenue collection in city
The Kenya Revenue Authority was put to task to explain the basis for its nine officials have been involved in revenue collection at City Hall.
By 5 months ago
KRA officials put to task over 2021 deal on revenue collection in city
Plans to resettle Kariobangi residents evicted during Covid period
Nairobi County has said the families will be resettled on the same piece of land since the land had been excised and allotments issued through the defunct Nairobi City Council.
By 6 months ago
Plans to resettle Kariobangi residents evicted during Covid period
Bouncers face vetting, licensing after shisha joint attack
Plans are underway to vet and train bouncers in the country and license them so that they can be identified as professionals.
By 6 months ago
Bouncers face vetting, licensing after shisha joint attack
Sakaja seeks EACC probe into City Hall job scam
Nairobi Governor Johnson Sakaja has written to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) to assist in investigating corruption in Nairobi County’s employment process.
By 6 months ago
Sakaja seeks EACC probe into City Hall job scam
Traders feel heat of county's Unified Business Permit
The Unified permit combines the business, fire, food, health, and advertising licences into one, unlike in the past when traders were supposed to get multiple licenses.
By 6 months ago
Traders feel heat of county's Unified Business Permit
Calls for Sakaja to open Uhuru Park to residents
Uhuru Park was closed by the now-defunct Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) for a facelift.
By 6 months ago
Calls for Sakaja to open Uhuru Park to residents
Grow trade volumes to support recovery, DP tells new envoys
Gachagua says diplomats performance to be measured on market opportunities created. More than 40 envoys asked to market Kenya as tourist, investment and quality export leader.
By 7 months ago
Grow trade volumes to support recovery, DP tells new envoys
Ejected ward fund CEO left stranded in City Hall corridors since July
Fund’s boss was ejected from the office and moved to another department but has never been assigned duties. County Secretary says Kithu was asked to step aside to allow for an audit.
By 7 months ago
Ejected ward fund CEO left stranded in City Hall corridors since July
Revenue collected in Nairobi County since 2013 is unknown
In their update on Thursday evening after their sittings, the Ad Hoc committee said the system used to collect revenue in Nairobi has not been audited for 10 years.
By 7 months ago
Revenue collected in Nairobi County since 2013 is unknown
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New gaps as Sh17 billion oil cargo saga deepens
Report shows tonnage of the oil ordered by the government and the cargo supplied was inconsistent.
By 8 months ago
New gaps as Sh17 billion oil cargo saga deepens
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Njeri's whereabouts still a mystery amid claims Sh17b oil may have been siphoned
The circumstances surrounding the battle of a vessel carrying Sh17 billion oil cargo continue to elicit various reactions from Kenyans.
By 8 months ago
Njeri's whereabouts still a mystery amid claims Sh17b oil may have been siphoned
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Mystery of third horse in race for leadership of UDA in Nairobi
Polls for UDA chair where Sakaja and Gakuya are front runners have been postponed. There are claims the party is considering backing another candidate considered neutral.
By 1 month ago
Mystery of third horse in race for leadership of UDA in Nairobi
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