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The politics of Kenya's health sector over the last 20 years
In all the protests called by the medics and nurses, the issues have remained the same.
By Ndungu Gachane 1 month ago
The politics of Kenya's health sector over the last 20 years
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UDA polls split leaders as Gachagua wades into city politics
UDA grassroots elections in Nairobi has sucked in Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua and Azimio politicians.
By Ndungu Gachane 1 month ago
UDA polls split leaders as Gachagua wades into city politics
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Current, former governors and family members accused of graft
The move by EACC to investigate and charge former Murang'a governor Mwangi Wa Iria and his wife Jane Waigwe reimnds of other cases involving county chiefs and their families.
By Ndungu Gachane 2 months ago
Current, former governors and family members accused of graft
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Why Murang'a elected women leaders cannot see eye to eye
Political pundits from Muranga have warned that the continued rivalry between the women leaders will amount to a trust deficit on women leadership.
By Ndungu Gachane 2 months ago
Why Murang'a elected women leaders cannot see eye to eye
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Wetangula under siege as political ground shifts
Political pundits believe Wetangula's woes could be stemming from his hard stance against dissolution of Ford Kenya.
By Ndungu Gachane 2 months ago
Wetangula under siege as political ground shifts
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Raila silent as Kenyans suffer amid medics strike, fake fertiliser scandal
Unlike in the past when Raila would have issued several statements and addressed press conferences, lately he has delegated all these.
By Ndungu Gachane 2 months ago
Raila silent as Kenyans suffer amid medics strike, fake fertiliser scandal
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Kalonzo and Karua double the effort in battle to succeed Raila
Kalonzo has organised several rallies across the country to shore up support. Karua wants to consolidate hold of Mt Kenya then roll out countrywide projects
By Ndungu Gachane 2 months ago
Kalonzo and Karua double the effort in battle to succeed Raila
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Ruto gets warm reception in Raila Nyanza bastion after 'handshake'
Ruto visited Raila's bastion in Homa Bay where he cryptically addressed cheering crowds, an indication that the two have buried the hatchet.
By Ndungu Gachane 3 months ago
Ruto gets warm reception in Raila Nyanza bastion after 'handshake'
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Mt Kenya's political landscape to feel the heat should Raila get AU job
Uhuru Kenyatta could not convince his people how Raila was all of a sudden the best presidential candidate. His hopes to bank on the legacy projects in the region were dashed.
By Ndungu Gachane 3 months ago
Mt Kenya's political landscape to feel the heat should Raila get AU job
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Why Mt Kenya is heckling Ruto
Some believe the heckling is an indirect indictment of the president and Kenya Kwanza. Mt Kenya residents feel betrayed after Ruto failed to implement campaign promises.
By Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Why Mt Kenya is heckling Ruto
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Raila's beneficiaries and orphans if elected AU Commission chairperson
While political leaders and analysts concur that Raila is the man for the job, many argue that the decision will make and break the political careers of many.
By Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Raila's beneficiaries and orphans if elected AU Commission chairperson
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Intrigues that saw Nyoro and allies drop scheme to replace Gachagua
Details have emerged on how Ndindi Nyoro and his team were politically subdued to abandon their push to have him replace DP Rigathi Gachagua in 2027.
By Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Intrigues that saw Nyoro and allies drop scheme to replace Gachagua
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Why Ruto's fight against graft is losing steam fast
Ruto's commitment to eradicate corruption seems to remain powerful in words and not deeds, according to the latest report by Transparency International (TI).
By Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Why Ruto's fight against graft is losing steam fast
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Nyoro finally speaks on succession battle rocking Mt Kenya
Nyoro has finally spoken out on the succession battle between some Mt Kenya leaders and the Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua.
By Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Nyoro finally speaks on succession battle rocking Mt Kenya
Major dailies denied State advertisements
Media Society of Kenya Chief Executive Officer David Omwoyo said they do not regulate government decisions on the model through which it would advertise.
By Julius Chepkwony and Ndungu Gachane 4 months ago
Major dailies denied State advertisements
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Ruto cautions UDA MPs over succession plot in Mt Kenya region
Ruto uncharacteristically fired a warning shot to restless youthful leaders who have been challenging the supremacy of Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua in Mt Kenya.
By Ndungu Gachane and Judah Ben-Hur 4 months ago
Ruto cautions UDA MPs over succession plot in Mt Kenya region
DP lauds Nyandarua for passing law to regulate sale of alcohol
Rigathi Gachagua's war on alcoholism in central Kenya received a major boost after Nyandarua county passed a Bill to regulate the sale and consumption of alcoholic drinks.
By Judah Ben-Hur and Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
DP lauds Nyandarua for passing law to regulate sale of alcohol
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Calls for Ruto-Koome dialogue raise concern over Judiciary independence
The planned dialogue between President William Ruto and Chief Justice Martha Koome has cast doubt on the independence of the Judiciary, especially determination of petitions against the government.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Calls for Ruto-Koome dialogue raise concern over Judiciary independence
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Gachagua, Nyoro supremacy battle splits Mt Kenya leaders
Nyoro's allies said the son of Murang'a should replace Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua as President William Ruto's running mate in 2027.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Gachagua, Nyoro supremacy battle splits Mt Kenya leaders
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Azimio cracks: Leaders train guns on Kalonzo over new lobby
Martha Karua and Jeremiah Kioni have hit out at Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka over anti-Kamwene remarks.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Azimio cracks: Leaders train guns on Kalonzo over new lobby
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Wandayi: Nadco report to be implemented despite Azimio, Kenya Kwanza differences
Wandayi said the first steps to kick start the process of actualizing the negotiated document will be for the National Assembly and the Senate to discuss and adopt the report next month.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Wandayi: Nadco report to be implemented despite Azimio, Kenya Kwanza differences
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Land grabbing concerns tarnish Ruto's affordable housing project
Ruto's ambitious but controversial housing levy rages on, the affordable housing scheme has triggered a series of land ownership wrangles in some parts of the country.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Land grabbing concerns tarnish Ruto's affordable housing project
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Militarisation of politics in Mount Kenya and the Mungiki question
On the Mungiki question, questions have emerged about the government's claims on the resurgence of the illegal sect, with political and security pundits reading a different script from the government.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Militarisation of politics in Mount Kenya and the Mungiki question
Ruto named among 100 most influential Africans of 2023
The acknowledgement comes just a few months after other organizations named him as an influential leader due to the initiatives that have made him recognized globally.
By Ndungu Gachane 5 months ago
Ruto named among 100 most influential Africans of 2023
Jubilee MPs support dialogue team's report
Nominated MP Sabina Chege and EALA MP Kanini Kega, noted that the committee had addressed critical issues affecting the country.
By Ndungu Gachane 6 months ago
Jubilee MPs support dialogue team's report
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Raila-Ruto talks on ice as team seeks time to consult on cost of living measures
The government side called for a break to consult on cost of living. The deadline for finishing and handing over the report is November 26.
By Ndungu Gachane and Judah Ben-Hur 7 months ago
Raila-Ruto talks on ice as team seeks time to consult on cost of living measures
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How Kawira's impeachment has divided Kenya Kwanza
Senators who pushing for the impeachment of the governor include Senate Majority Leader Aaron Cheruiyot, Senators Jackson Mandago (Uasin Gishu) and Hillary Sigei (Bomet).
By Ndungu Gachane 7 months ago
How Kawira's impeachment has divided Kenya Kwanza
Women Reps protest delay to disburse Sh940 million for sanitary towels
Woman Representatives want the CSs to explain why the Treasury is yet to release the funds despite being allocated in the budget.
By Ndungu Gachane 8 months ago
Women Reps protest delay to disburse Sh940 million for sanitary towels
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Gachagua: We've been defeated by coffee cartels but we will soldier on
Gachagua painted a picture of highly connected and convoluted coffee cartels who had deep pockets and have controlled state officials to deny coffee farmers their hard-earned money.
By Ndungu Gachane 8 months ago
Gachagua: We've been defeated by coffee cartels but we will soldier on
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A reckless public figure to some, a brilliant mind to others; the case of CS Kuria
To some, Trade Cabinet Secretary Moses Kuria is vulgar - the face of reckless talk and ethnic chauvinism. To others, he is brilliant, articulate and a strategist.
By Ndungu Gachane 9 months ago
A reckless public figure to some, a brilliant mind to others; the case of CS Kuria
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Why political parties have failed to expel errant members in the past
Raila Odinga's Orange Democratic Party (ODM) has many times albeit unsuccessfully, relied on the Political Parties Act to expel its rebel MPs.
By Ndungu Gachane 9 months ago
Why political parties have failed to expel errant members in the past
Pastor Ezekiel's church in Nyeri closed
The church leaders were ordered to abandon the mass over claims they did not have proper documentation.
By Ndungu Gachane 9 months ago
Pastor Ezekiel's church in Nyeri closed
Ruto signs two Bills on climate change, money laundering
The Anti-Money Laundering and Combating of Terrorism Finance Amendment Bill seeks to address deficiencies limiting the fight against money laundering and terrorism in the country.
By Ndungu Gachane 9 months ago
Ruto signs two Bills on climate change, money laundering
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Azimio Mt Kenya leaders split over creation of Kamwene Unity Forum
KUF was formed on August 3 by Azimio deputy party leader Martha Karua, Jubilee Secretary General Jeremiah Kioni and PNU leader and former Agriculture CS Peter Munya.
By Ndungu Gachane 9 months ago
Azimio Mt Kenya leaders split over creation of Kamwene Unity Forum
Hope as Cabinet shelves plans to privatise six sugar factories
The entities are Mumias Sugar Company, Nzoia Sugar Company, Chemilil Sugar Company, Miwani Sugar Company, Muhoroni Sugar Company and South Nyanza Sugar Company.
By Ndungu Gachane 10 months ago
Hope as Cabinet shelves plans to privatise six sugar factories
Entrepreneur turns avocado post-harvest losses into profit
According to Avocado Society of Kenya chief executive Ernest Muthomi, avocado post-harvest losses account for 45 per cent of the total sales.
By Ndungu Gachane 10 months ago
Entrepreneur turns avocado post-harvest losses into profit
Koome: Opposition chiefs hiring dead bodies to portray officers as killers
Police boss claims morgue attendants are paid to take images and videos of dead bodies which have been used to portray officers as killers during demos, says some of them are from foreign countries.
By Ndungu Gachane 10 months ago
Koome: Opposition chiefs hiring dead bodies to portray officers as killers
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Intrigues that led to Ichoho's 'ouster' from KTDA's top seat
According to Ichoho, Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua who held a National Tea Sector Conference in Kericho last month might have a hand in his troubles.
By Ndungu Gachane 11 months ago
Intrigues that led to Ichoho's 'ouster' from KTDA's top seat
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Ex-Kenya Railways staff up fight over multi-million investment
The retirees, majority in their sunset days, are members of the troubled Relisa Housing Cooperative Society and are in a tug-of-war with the management.
By Ndungu Gachane 1 year ago
Ex-Kenya Railways staff up fight over multi-million investment
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Gachagua's Mt Kenya kingpin bid hinges on defeating cartels, brews
The Deputy President could be treading on slippery grounds on his assignments saying he needs Solomonic wisdom as he navigates the murky world.
By Ndungu Gachane 1 year ago
Gachagua's Mt Kenya kingpin bid hinges on defeating cartels, brews
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