Luhya Leaders Issue Friday Ultimatum For Wanyonyi’s Clearance.

By Michelle Anzaya The mulembe nation in Nairobi have today issued the Orange Democratic Movement a deadline of Friday, April 22nd to issue honourable Tim Wanyonyi a certificate to vie for Nairobi’s gubernatorial seat. Speaking during a press briefing Westlands MP aspirant read out their demands which should be met by the party. Among the demands, the Luhya nation stated that they want five cabinet secretary slots; Road and Transport, Health, Water, Finance and Environment. They also want to head five constituencies out of the existing seventeen in Nairobi; Westlands,…

Why Ngatia Could Be The City’s 4th Governor

Nairobi Gubernatorial Aspirant Richard Ngatia yesterday launched his bid to become the 4th governor of Nairobi Unlike any other launch what stood out for him was that he took the battle to his main rivals’ door step which also turns out to be where he grew up. Ngatia held his launch in Kangemi where Tim Wanyonyi believes is his bedroom Analysts argue that taking the launch directly to the common mwananchi and not the illustrious stadiums like Kasarani, Nyayo or KICC symbolizes Ngatia’s political muscle and mobilisation skills. A majority…

Kidero leads Wanga in Race for Homabay Governor

Maryanne Musilo Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero is leading Gladys Wanga and Oyugi Magwanga in the contest to be the next Homabay Governor. According to a survey done by Mizani Africa, the former Nairobi governor is likely to garner 44.1 per cent of votes in Homabay ahead of Gladys Wanga who is likely to get 21.6 per cent of votes if the elections were held today. The findings contained in a study conducted between March 8th and March 18 saw Gladys Wanga come second as Oyugi Magwanga came third in…

Christian Presidential Aspirants Combine To Form The National Eagles Alliance

By Michelle Anzaya Christian presidential aspirants have today come together to form the Eagles National Alliance in a meeting convened by the Kenya Coalition of Church Alliances (KCCAM) at the ACK Guest House. The Alliance is aimed at giving a united political font for purposes of the country’s leadership under the guidance of the church. The prayer breakfast meeting was attended by nine presidential aspirants among them the Umoja Summit Presidential Candidate Mr. Walter Mong’are Snr, Reuben Kigame, Dr. Jeff Kaluyu, Justus Juma, Duncan Otieno, and Waiya Mwaure. “We have…

Lenku: Drums up support for Azimio in Kajiado

Kajiado Governor Joseph Ole Lenku has dismissed opinion poll results that have earmarked Kajiado as a battle ground for the leading presidential candidates. Lenku has affirmed that Kajiado is largely an Azimio La Umoja zone, noting that the high number of elected leaders and aspirants seeking office via the Azimio ticket is enough evidence that the Kajiado is not a battle ground. ” We want to make it clear that we are in Azimio La Umoja and that is where majority of our people want us to be.This is not…

Walter Mong’are aka Nyambane Unveiled as Umoja Summit Party Presidential Flagbearer

By Michelle Anzaya Umoja Summit Party has today endorsed Walter Mong’are popularly known as Nyambane as its Presidential flag bearer in the upcoming August 9th polls. Nyambane who recently resigned after serving as the presidential advisor on youth affairs gave his acceptance speech in presence of other delegates of the party as well as representatives of the party from all the forty-seven counties. “I solemnly accept to be Umoja Summit Party’s presidential candidate in the country’s general elections of 9th August 2022 and that I will solemnly serve the Umoja…

Samsung Confident Galaxy S22 Will Leave Up To It Predecessors Mantra

 The drive for high-performance smartphones is on the rise in Kenya going by the trend that has been witnessed in recent days. As Samsung Electronics says true innovations don’t just evolve with the world – they help shape it. To create the devices that push us ahead, rewrite the future and bring light to the dark, we must continue to break the rules of what is possible with a smartphone. Ahead of the 2022 edition of the Unpacked in February We interviewed Chandni Verma the Marketing Manager, Integrated Mobile Division…

KWAL employees get improved maternity leave in new policy

Kenya Wine Agencies limited (KWAL) has reinforced its commitment to champion for women inclusivity at the work place with the unveiling of a new maternal policy. In its latest policy women employees will now be allowed four months of maternity leave while men will see their paternity leave increased from two to 3 weeks. The policy continues to highlight that in cases of medical emergencies like still birth, miscarriage and pre-term delivery, the mother will be given a leave of 6 weeks, 4 weeks and 3 months respectively “In the…

Samsung A12: Your Perfect low budget Smartphone

  The low budget smartphone market in Kenya is gaining traction with entry of smartphones that contain premium features.  One such phone is the Samsung Galaxy A12: when it comes to design, this budget Samsung Galaxy A12 smartphone has almost clicked all the right boxes. The Galaxy A12 is made mostly out of plastic and has a matte finish. The smartphone is a few millimetres thick but that has to be obvious taking into account the huge battery that the phone has packed. This device looks good on hand almost…

Embu County Dismis claims of alleged budget mis-appropriation

Embu County has dismissed claims that the county cannot account for 851 million. This is following reports that appeared on a section of the media that the Auditor general cannot trace the said amount. “The Press Report appearing in the Star on Monday, 1st March, 2021 titled “Embu cannot account for Kshs 851M- Auditor General” is a total misinterpretations of the Auditor- General’s Report” said Robert Ndwiga the Director, Governors’ Press & Communication Embu County Government. Ndwiga maintains that the Kshs. 851,047,194 cited in the media report was properly spent…