President Uhuru Kenyatta is next month expected to host Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon and over 20 Heads of State. The leaders will be in the country for the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Ticad). The conference is held regularly with the objective “to promote high-level policy dialogueRead more
Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has beseeched CORD leader Raila Odinga to back his presidency race in 2017.
The party held a summit meeting on Wednesday and reiterated that Raila nad Wetangula needed to back Kalonzo if the coalition wanted to clinch the top national post come 2017.
The appeal comes in the wake of continued campaigns by CORD co-principal Moses Wetangula who is also eying for a similar back up.
The closed-door conference which was adorned by top leaders in the party said that Musyoka was the best man to beat Uhuru Kenyatta in 2017.
The new development comes after Raila Odinga completed …read moreRead more
Controversial blogger Robert Alai has intimated a scornful attack on CORD leader Raila Amollo Ondinga’s team and in specific his daughters.
Raila had earlier unveiled his new social media venture (Snapchat), a platform of sharing videos, texts and photos where he wooed his followers to follow him especially in his historical visit in the United Kingdom.
Alai while critiquing the Odinga responded him claiming that his media team was full of his (Raila’s) relatives whom he termed as quacks on online communication.
‘Social Media supervisors of Raila Odinga are the most unserviceable. Some of these professional undertakings don’t need relatives,’ said Alai.
‘Raila will …read moreRead more
An elderly group from Luo Nyanza has now demanded immediate retirement of Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga from Politics.
The Luo Nation Alternative Voice group wants Raila to take the role of statesman who can occasionally be consulted on various political issues.
According to its leader John Odenyo, Luo community has continued to deteriorate in abject poverty because of misleading politics in the region.
Former Kisumu Mayor Mzee Ondu echoed his utterances saying that it is time the Luo community avoided leaders who are leading them to political unconsciousness.
The new twist of politics comes after Raila continues to face unending rebellion from …read moreRead more
Orange Democratic Movement has yet again lost a politician who has defected the party for Jubilee coalition.
The Raila’s led party has in the recent past faced rebellion from some Western politicians among them being the former secretary general for ODM party Ababu Namwamba.
The MP for Karachuonyo James Rege has deserted the Orange party for Jubilee.
It is reported that Rege said he was despondent with the ODM as it had botched to endorse internal egalitarianism.
‘I have resolved to cross over to Jubilee Alliance and I have no regret over the decision,’ the MP said.Read more
The Member of Parliament joins a growing list …read more
Tourism cabinet secretary has Najib Balala has called for opposition leaders quit from politics over his old age.
Balala argues that Raila is visionless and cannot be held accountable for state affairs adding that he is dictatorial.
He said that Raila is aged enough to enjoy his pension adding that the mammoth crowds who came out during his Western rallies cannot amount to votes.
He urged CORD MP’s to see the light and the join the ruling coalition Jubilee. He attributed the failure of Raila to statehouse on his recent ODM rebellion in Western Kenya, his dictatorship nature and lack of proper strategies …read moreRead more
President Uhuru Kenyatta has been advised not to let go her top political adviser Nancy Gitau barely 9 days after she tabled her resignation letter.
Kikuyu elders association advised Uhuru to retain the much experienced lady who also served in the reign of Mwai Kibaki.
Led by the association chairman Wachira Wa Kiago, the elders told The Star that they arrived at the conclusion after having a successful meeting on 25th July.
The top political adviser resigned from the senior position apparently citing backbiting and frustrations in the Jubilee administration.
According to sources who spoke to the Standard newspaper, Gitau resigned after a …read moreRead more
Orange Democratic Movement party members are morning the shocking demise of Nyacheki ward member of county assembly Peter Nyaega.
The MCA passed away on 25th July while receiving medication at a hospital in Nakuru
Kisii county governor James Ongwae who confirmed the demise, the deceased was sick for a while and had been rushed to the stated hospital for medication only to succumb to illness.
The governor sent his condolences to the family and residents of Nyacheki ward after the loss of the MCA whom the governor explained as hardworking.
‘My sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Hon. Peter Nyaega …read moreRead more
Orange Democratic Movement rebels have warned the coalition chairman Raila Odinga that they would kick him out of ODM party should he (Raila) extend his dictatorship to them.
Led by Funyula MP Paul Otuoma and his Budalangi colleague Ababu Namwamba, the MP’s threatened to change the party’s name and take over leadership.
The two embattled leaders blamed Raila for dictatorship and fading to engage in discourse with party members on critical decisions.
Otuoma said the coalition leader does not own the ODM party and in its place it’s the members who do and they will not be daunted by his supporters.
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Mombasa county governor Ali Hassan Hoho has told Luhya people to forget about presidency until 2070 only when they will be allowed to statehouse.
Joho further told Uhuru Kenyatta to forget coast region votes adding that all the coast voes will be set for CORD.
He said that Jubilee coalition was planning to share powers among Kikuyu and Kalenjin communities while CORD strongholds are forgotten.
Joho who spoke on Wednesday in Busia said that nothing could buy coast region people to Jubilee.Read more
He sarcastically said Luhya community will wait for long to palate the presidency if they support Jubilee coalition and only Raila can …read more
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