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Kuria: No turning back on State staff contracts
Kuria ignited heated debate by calling for transition from permanent to contract terms.
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Kuria: No turning back on State staff contracts
MPs clear Linturi in fake fertiliser scandal
Committee dismissed allegations leveled against Linturi by Bumula MP Jack Wamboka saying they were unsubstantiated.
By 14 days ago
MPs clear Linturi in fake fertiliser scandal
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Jack Wamboka storms out in dramatic closure of Linturi's impeachment hearings
Wamboka vows to seek other ways of getting him out of office if committee saves him on political grounds.
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Jack Wamboka storms out in dramatic closure of Linturi's impeachment hearings
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It wasn't me: Linturi says he had no role in fertiliser scam
Linturi claimed he had no role in testing the fertiliser nor was he involved in procument.
By 18 days ago
It wasn't me: Linturi says he had no role in fertiliser scam
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Linturi's fate lies in the hands of 11-member House committee
A section of members led by Minority Leader Opiyo Wandayi supported the motion and pressed for Linturi’s ouster.
By 25 days ago
Linturi's fate lies in the hands of 11-member House committee
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Wage bill: Is Ruto walking the talk or just engaging in doublespeak?
If the president appoints 50 CASs in line with his proposal, taxpayers will cough up Sh468 million to accommodate them.
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Wage bill: Is Ruto walking the talk or just engaging in doublespeak?
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Budget cuts loom for Parliament thanks to Sh9.6b Bunge Towers
In the 2024 Budget Policy statement report that has since been approved by the National Assembly, legislators increased their allocation by expanding spending limits.
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Budget cuts loom for Parliament thanks to Sh9.6b Bunge Towers
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Showdown looms after MPs alter key IEBC Bill
The National Assembly Justice and Legal Affairs Committee (JLAC) has proposed key changes to the Bill, which seeks key electoral reforms. 
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Showdown looms after MPs alter key IEBC Bill
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Kikuyus, Luos and Luhyas form majority of employees at Kemsa
Kikuyu, with 124 of their own at the agency, constitute 22.42 per cent. They are followed by the Luo at 15.66 per cent and Lukhyas at 14.23 per cent.
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Kikuyus, Luos and Luhyas form majority of employees at Kemsa
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More intrigues in probe into fake fertiliser saga
It emerged that Mems Distributors Limited was awarded NCPB tender without prequalification documents.
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More intrigues in probe into fake fertiliser saga
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Firm claims duress in fake fertiliser probe
KEL Chemicals manager claims Mems Distribution could have printed extra bags to distribute questionable fertiliser.
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Firm claims duress in fake fertiliser probe
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Tower of Babel: More questions on Sh9.9b offices ahead of opening
Construction started in 2010 with an initial budget of Sh5.9 billion. This was later revised to Sh7.1 billion.
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Tower of Babel: More questions on Sh9.9b offices ahead of opening
Confusion as MPs embark on shifting to offices at Bunge Towers
Inside Bunge Towers, MPs will have access to an underground Sh150 million tunnel connecting the towers to the main Parliament buildings.
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Confusion as MPs embark on shifting to offices at Bunge Towers
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MPs question Chiloba's Sh800m wealth, controversial job exits
Chiloba said that his multi-million net worth was thanks to his fixed assets and ventures in agribusiness.
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MPs question Chiloba's Sh800m wealth, controversial job exits
Ruto's West Africa excursions bolster Raila's AU candidacy, forges trade pacts
Raila is quickly emerging a clear favourite for a majority of the AU countries thanks to his track record as a pan-Africanist and Ruto’s charm offensive across the continent.
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Ruto's West Africa excursions bolster Raila's AU candidacy, forges trade pacts
Isiolo County injects Sh1.1 billion for the revival of stalled multi-million projects
Isiolo county has prioritized completion of the Sh545 million modern market with the capacity to accommodate 1,500 traders who currently ply their trade along the highways.
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Isiolo County injects Sh1.1 billion for the revival of stalled multi-million projects
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Rent paid by civil servants to increase by up to 100pc, says PS Hinga
PS Charles Hinga said the move was necessitated by the government's lack of adequate funding, which has delayed the refurbishment of the houses for the last 23 years.
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Rent paid by civil servants to increase by up to 100pc, says PS Hinga
Isiolo county moves to expand morgue as unclaimed bodies pile
Isiolo County Referral Hospital morgue is reeling from the weight of unclaimed bodies that continue to pile up.
By 2 months ago
Isiolo county moves to expand morgue as unclaimed bodies pile
MPs hand Ruto free will to hire unlimited CASs in amended Bill
The initial cap on the number of CASs to 22 has been removed and replaced with to "as many as required".
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MPs hand Ruto free will to hire unlimited CASs in amended Bill
Firm at the centre of fake fertiliser allegations threatens to sue KEBS over falsehoods
The company at the centre of the sale of fake fertiliser allegations has now threatened to move to court to sue the Kenya Bureau of Standards for what it terms as spreading falsehoods.
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Firm at the centre of fake fertiliser allegations threatens to sue KEBS over falsehoods
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MPs accuse anti-graft body, DPP of collusion in Kemsa scandal probe
The National Assembly Committee has accused EACC and the DPP of colluding to frustrate the probe into the Covid-19 millionaires, by employing delay tactics.
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MPs accuse anti-graft body, DPP of collusion in Kemsa scandal probe
Kebs seizes 5,840 bags of substandard fertiliser in NCPB stores
Kebs CEO Esther Ngari revealed that fertiliser by the name GPC plus Organics was substandard and had not been certified by Kebs.
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Kebs seizes 5,840 bags of substandard fertiliser in NCPB stores
MPs call for probe on KRA's HIV tests and skewed hiring
House committee says it had established KRA had engaged in gross violation of the Constitution in hiring most of revenue service assistants from two communities.
By 2 months ago
MPs call for probe on KRA's HIV tests and skewed hiring
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Inside Bill that could soon see return of CAS position
The return of CASs has inched closer after the Justice and Legal Affairs Committee approved their establishment, underscoring their importance.
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Inside Bill that could soon see return of CAS position
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Why NHIF risks losing 10-acre multibillion Karen land
NHIF CEO Elijah Wachira told the MPs a rival group that had been claiming the 10-acre land had been paying its land and rent rates.
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Why NHIF risks losing 10-acre multibillion Karen land
Counties dealt blow on demand for Sh439 billion equitable share
County government’s quest for Sh439.5 billion in sharable revenue for the 2024/2025 financial year has been dealt a blow after they were allocated Sh391.1 billion.
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Counties dealt blow on demand for Sh439 billion equitable share
Watchdog committee, Isiolo Governor in row over Sh500,000 fine
The Senate County Public Accounts Committee is now in a row with  Isiolo Governor Abdi Guyo after the latter was fined Sh500, 000 for snubbing committee invitations for questioning. 
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Watchdog committee, Isiolo Governor in row over  Sh500,000 fine
Parliament's Sh2b cushion from new taxes
In the latest budget report, legislators have increased their allocations significantly in a move to cushion MPs from government's new wave of taxes, including the Housing Levy.
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Parliament's Sh2b cushion from new taxes
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Education, transport, health and defence win big in 2024-25 Budget
TSC got Sh369.9 billion which is to, among others, be used for the employment of 20,000 new teachers. IEBC was allocated a paltry Sh32.8 million for the delimitation of electoral boundaries.
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Education, transport, health and defence win big in 2024-25 Budget
Ruto pitches for Raila's bid at EA meeting
Raila is seen as a favourite after he was publicly endorsed by President Ruto and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni a week ago.
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Ruto pitches for Raila's bid at EA meeting
Nadco report: MPs have 45 days to approve or reject anchor Bills
Parliament has 45 days to reject or approve nine Bills meant to enforce the report of the National Dialogue Committee (Nadco).
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Nadco report: MPs have 45 days to approve or reject anchor Bills
PS Raymond Omollo says cybercrime rules will not hurt small businesses
PS Raymond Omollo explained that the new regulations are geared towards ensuring businesses operate without fear of cyber attacks.
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PS Raymond Omollo says cybercrime rules will not hurt small businesses
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Parliament wants Sh6b Uhuru maize subsidy scheme probed
Parliament haS invited the DCI to investigate the Sh6.3 billion maize flour subsidy programme initiated under the reign of former President Uhuru Kenyatta.
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Parliament wants Sh6b Uhuru maize subsidy scheme probed
Police commission, Koome fight to control recruitment millions
NPSC is seeking Sh150 million for the recruitment of 10,000 police constables.
By 3 months ago
Police commission, Koome fight to control recruitment millions
Government transfers 61 libraries to counties
President Ruto had given the parties a 60-day deadline to conclude the transfer of all pending devolved functions and determine the value of their accompanying resources.
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Government transfers 61 libraries to counties
AG disowns Bill seeking to transfer custodian of Public Seal
AG Muturi said an omnibus Bill calling for the transfer of the custodian of the Public Seal from his office to the Head of Public Service and creation of CAS posts, did not originate from Cabinet. 
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AG disowns Bill seeking to transfer custodian of Public Seal
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Why Kindiki wants IEBC servers located in Kenya
Institutions that want their critical information and infrastructure stored outside Kenya will be required to get approval from National Security Council.
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Why Kindiki wants IEBC servers located in Kenya
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Auditor General: State illegally withdrew Sh6.3 billion from Consolidated Fund
Uhuru Kenyatta's administration in the sunset days of his reign withdrew Sh6.3 billion from the Consolidated Fund without the approval of Parliament.
By 3 months ago
Auditor General: State illegally withdrew Sh6.3 billion from Consolidated Fund
North Eastern MPs condemn Ethiopia's seaport lease in Somaliland
MPs from north-eastern Kenya are calling for the immediate cancellation of MoU signed between Ethiopia and Somaliland region of Somalia
By 4 months ago
North Eastern MPs condemn Ethiopia's seaport lease in Somaliland
KBC boss Maina sacked in Sh765b payment row
Samuel Maina on Tuesday became the latest victim of sweeping changes implemented by ICT Cabinet Secretary Eliud Owalo at the national broadcaster.
By 5 months ago
KBC boss Maina sacked in Sh765b payment row
Governors welcome Sh400 billion allocation to counties
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HIV kits maker, State in Sh9.7m 'grant' battle
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Manufacturers shun State's pet sectors as projects rise
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Controversy over procurement of HIV testing kits
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