Azimio suspends bipartisan talks for 7 days over 'ill-faith' from Kenya Kwanza
Bipartisan talks: Raila side suspends talks for 7 days, claims Kenya Kwanza is not negotiating in good faith after failing to concede to any of Azimio's demands.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Azimio suspends bipartisan talks for 7 days over 'ill-faith' from Kenya Kwanza
Ruto suspends 27 officials from KEBS, KRA and other agencies over irregular release of condemned sugar
President Ruto suspends 27 officials from several agencies including KRA, KEBS, DCI and Anti Counterfeit Agency over irregular release of condemned sugar.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Ruto suspends 27 officials from KEBS, KRA and other agencies over irregular release of condemned sugar
Dr Kalibata appointed to COP28 President's Advisory Committee on Climate Change
Dr. Agnes Kalibata has been appointed member of the Advisory Committee of the President of COP28 to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Dr Kalibata appointed to COP28 President's Advisory Committee on Climate Change
What President William Ruto said in Johannesburg that earned him a standing ovation
President William Ruto addressed the Pan-African Parliament Summit on Climate Policy and Equity in Johannesburg at the invitation of the President of the Pan-African Parliament Fortune Charumbira.
By William Ruto and George Maringa 1 year ago
What President William Ruto said in Johannesburg that earned him a standing ovation
President William Ruto reshuffles Principal Secretaries
PS re-assignments: President Ruto moves Esther Ngero from Performance Management in Office of Prime CS to Correctional Services in Interior Ministry.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
President William Ruto reshuffles Principal Secretaries
William Ruto faces tough questions from journalists in second interview
President William Ruto on Sunday engaged in a one-on-one interview with journalists from several media houses.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
William Ruto faces tough questions from journalists in second interview
Bipartisan talks: Azimio and Kenya Kwanza set ball rolling, agree on issues of discussion
Bipartisan talks: Azimio and Kenya Kwanza agree to resolve urgent issues within 30 days, says Jubilee should raise inclusion concern within the coalition.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Bipartisan talks: Azimio and Kenya Kwanza set ball rolling, agree on issues of discussion
Covid19: Ministry of Health reviews travel restrictions into Kenya
All travelers arriving into the country through any point of entry shall no longer be required to show proof of either Covid-19 vaccination; or a pre-departure Covid-19 test.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Covid19: Ministry of Health reviews travel restrictions into Kenya
Standard Group journalists reap big at AJEA 2023 awards
For another year running, journalists from the Standard Group have bagged awards at the 2023 Annual Journalism Excellence Awards (AJEA).
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Standard Group journalists reap big at AJEA 2023 awards
Joseph Siror appointed Managing Director and CEO of Kenya Power
KETRACO General Manager Joseph Siror appointed Managing Director and CEO of Kenya Power, taking over from Geoffrey Muli who has held the position since May 2022.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Joseph Siror appointed Managing Director and CEO of Kenya Power
Ruto appoints Gen. Francis Ogolla as the new Chief of Defence Forces
Pres. Ruto promotes Lt Gen Francis Ogolla to the rank of General, appoints him as new Chief of Defence Forces replacing Gen Robert Kibochi whose term has ended.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Ruto appoints Gen. Francis Ogolla as the new Chief of Defence Forces
CS Kindiki will be first to answer questions from MPs, Speaker Wetang'ula says
Interior CS Kithure Kindiki will be the first to appear before National Assembly to answer questions on Wednesday, 12th April, Speaker Moses Wetang'ula says.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
CS Kindiki will be first to answer questions from MPs, Speaker Wetang'ula says
Cooperative bank reduces lending rates on loans and asset finance from 14 p.c to 13 p.c per annum
Cooperative bank customers will now borrow with a lower interest rate effective 1st April 2023.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Cooperative bank reduces lending rates on loans and asset finance from 14 p.c to 13 p.c per annum
More than 60,000 applicants to get passports in 21 days, PS Julius Bitok says
More than 60,000 applicants to get their passports in 21 days' time, Immigration PS Julius Bitok says after Govt. acquires 100,000 blank passport booklets.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
More than 60,000 applicants to get passports in 21 days, PS Julius Bitok says
Taxidermy of last male Northern White Rhino 'Sudan' brought to Kenya
Taxidermy of last male Northern White Rhino 'Sudan' brought to Kenya; it was received on Tuesday, March 28th by the Cabinet Secretary for Tourism, Wildlife and Heritage Peninah Malonza
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Taxidermy of last male Northern White Rhino 'Sudan' brought to Kenya
The Kenyatta's Northlands farm set ablaze by goons
A fire was seen blazing at the Northlands farm on Monday evening; the farm is linked to President Uhuru Kenyatta's family.
By George Maringa and Mate Tongola 1 year ago
The Kenyatta's Northlands farm set ablaze by goons
President Ruto makes appointments in senior ranks of the executive
President Ruto appoints former Controller of Budget Agnes Odhiambo as Head of Govt. Delivery Services, ex-Solicitor General Ken Ogeto (Legal Services Advisor).
By George Maringa 1 year ago
President Ruto makes appointments in senior ranks of the executive
CAS nominees to be sworn in without vetting
CAS nominees to be sworn in without vetting, National Assembly writes to President Ruto saying parliament has no constitutional requirement to assess them.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
CAS nominees to be sworn in without vetting
North Eastern residents to get National IDs in 21 days
Residents of 6 counties of Northern Kenya to get IDs within 21 days on application; Immigration PS Bitok says govt also reviewing mandatory vetting of applicants.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
North Eastern residents to get National IDs in 21 days
KUJ, MCK, KEG ask Raila to desist from derogatory remarks
Kenya Union of Journalists faults Azimio leader Raila Odinga for calls to boycott Radio Africa Group products saying the remarks derogatory, asks him to desist.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
KUJ, MCK, KEG ask Raila to desist from derogatory remarks
Shadrack Mose sworn in as Solicitor General
Former Kitutu Masaba parliamentary aspirant Shadrack John Mose has been sworn in as the new Solicitor General, taking over from Kennedy Ogeto.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Shadrack Mose sworn in as Solicitor General
UDA to hold parallel demonstrations to residences of Azimio leaders
UDA party members to hold parallel demonstrations leading to the residences of Raila, Kalonzo, Karua and Eugene Wamalwa; SG Malala says in a statement.
By George Maringa and Emmanuel Too 1 year ago
UDA to hold parallel demonstrations to residences of Azimio leaders
Revealed: Salaries and perks that Ruto's CASs will enjoy
Pres. Ruto's 50 CASs to cost taxpayers Sh460m yearly in gross salaries; Uhuru's 26 CASs received Sh238.7m; other benefits are Sh10m car grant, Sh35m mortgage.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Revealed: Salaries and perks that Ruto's CASs will enjoy
Government committed to protecting Kenyans' lives and properties during Azimio's protests, says Ruto
President Ruto says government committed to protecting Kenyans' lives and properties during Azimio's planned Monday, March 20 protests in Nairobi.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Government committed to protecting Kenyans' lives and properties during Azimio's protests, says Ruto
Kidero, other Luo Nyanza leaders meet President Ruto at State House
President William Ruto on Monday met with leaders from the Nyanza region led by former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero, former Kisumu's Jack Ranguma, and former Migori Governor Okoth Obado.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Kidero, other Luo Nyanza leaders meet President Ruto at State House
DP Gachagua: Nobody will ever change how I speak, I am natural
During a joint interview with television stations in the country, Rigathi was faced with a question regarding how he addresses the public from one of the journalists and said he is not bitter.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
DP Gachagua: Nobody will ever change how I speak, I am natural
Rigathi: For four years Ruto funded his office as DP
Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua claims that President Ruto while serving as DP financed his office after funds were allegedly cut off.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Rigathi: For four years Ruto funded his office as DP
Interior CS Kithure Kindiki reshuffles County Commissioners
Interior Ministry recalls County Commissioners of Nandi, Kirinyaga, Embu and Trans Nzoia; transfers 20, and retains 15 at their current workstations.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Interior CS Kithure Kindiki reshuffles County Commissioners
KMPDU, other unions lobby for Health Service Commission, say devolution has failed
The unions argue that health services in the counties should be taken back to the national government due to lack of proper resources.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
KMPDU, other unions lobby for Health Service Commission, say devolution has failed
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President Ruto's female ADC makes her debut at KICC function
Lieutenant-Colonel Damaris Agnetta made her debut behind the Commander-in-Chief on Thursday, 2nd March 2023, at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC).
By George Maringa 1 year ago
President Ruto's female ADC makes her debut at KICC function
Protect rights of our citizens, Chinese Embassy tells Kenyan government
China, through its embassy, asks Kenyan Govt to protect rights of its citizens, firms doing business in the country; says Kenyan trade laws will be observed.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Protect rights of our citizens, Chinese Embassy tells Kenyan government
Registration of Pembas as Kenyan citizens kicks off
Registration of members of the Pemba community as citizens of the republic of Kenya kicked off in Kilifi; four weeks after President William Ruto gazetted their recognition as citizens.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Registration of Pembas as Kenyan citizens kicks off
Kenya's ambassador to China Mary Muthoni vacates office
The ambassador of Kenya to the People's Republic of China, Mary Muthoni Gichuhi, has wound up her tour of duty in the Asian nation.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Kenya's ambassador to China Mary Muthoni vacates office
Jimmy Carter; Georgia's Senator and Governor who rose to be America's 39th President
Carter, 98, who has rarely used his full name-James Earl Carter, Jr.-was born October 1, 1924, in Plains, Georgia; he was Georgia State Senator, Governor and later 39th President of the USA.
By George Maringa and Agencies 1 year ago
Jimmy Carter; Georgia's Senator and Governor who rose to be America's 39th President
DCI summons former CS Fred Matiang'i
DCI summons ex-Interior CS Matiang'i to its headquarters tomorrow to answer questions on his alleged home raid; warns of prosecution if he fails to comply.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
DCI summons former CS Fred Matiang'i
Top leadership changes at KRA
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has made changes in its executive leadership; Commissioner General Githii Mburu has been replaced by Rispah Simiyu in acting capacity.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Top leadership changes at KRA
Ministry of Labour: We are investigating 'sex for work' BBC expose
PS for labour and skills development Geoffrey Kaituko says government is investigating allegations of sexual exploitation at tea plantations operated by two foreign companies.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
Ministry of Labour: We are investigating 'sex for work' BBC expose
President Ruto dares Raila to make real his threat on mass action
Pres. Ruto dares Raila to make real his threat on mass action; says government won't be blackmailed as he asks Azimio to use legal means to raise grievances.
By George Maringa 1 year ago
President Ruto dares Raila to make real his threat on mass action
Pokot South MP David Pkosing arrested, held at DCI headquarters
Pokot South MP David Psoking has been arrested by DCI detectives in Nairobi; the MP was arrested after leaving his office early Thursday evening.
By George Maringa and Moses Kiraese 1 year ago
Pokot South MP David Pkosing arrested, held at DCI headquarters
Pope Francis appoints Very Rev. Fr. Cleophas Oseso Tuka as Bishop of Nakuru
Pope Francis has appointed Very Rev. Fr. Cleophas Oseso Tuka, as the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Nakuru; and elevated the apostolic vicariate of Isiolo and appointed its first bishop.
By George Maringa and Agencies 1 year ago
Pope Francis appoints Very Rev. Fr. Cleophas Oseso Tuka as Bishop of Nakuru