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Why Mama Ngina Kenyatta met Mzee Arap Moi

| January 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
Why Mama Ngina Kenyatta met Mzee Arap Moi

A visit by President Uhuru Kenyatta’s mother, Mama Ngina, to retired President Daniel arap Moi may have been more political than spokespeople for either side admitted. The Saturday meeting came to light through leaked photos of the two after they had lunch at Moi’s Kabarak home in Nakuru county. Mama Ngina said that she visited […]

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Sonko, Kenneth ‘meet’, discuss deal on Nairobi governor job

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sonko, Kenneth ‘meet’, discuss deal on Nairobi governor job

Former Gatanga MP and Nairobi governor hopeful Peter Kenneth has met Senator Mike Sonko to discuss the possibility of joining forces ahead of the August election. The two met on Friday evening in an undisclosed location near Nyeri. Sources said Kenneth asked Sonko for his support and the senator reportedly said he was willing to […]

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Passenger trains for Mombasa-Nairobi high-speed Railway set to arrive in Kenya

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Passenger trains for Mombasa-Nairobi high-speed Railway set to arrive in Kenya

A batch of modern hybrid long-distance passenger trains for Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), which is nearing completion, will arrive in the country in February, a railway official said on Friday. Kenya Railways Managing Director, Atanas Maina, said the five passenger locomotives are part of the 56 locomotives expected in the country prior to the […]

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I’ll hand over peacefully if I lose, says Uhuru

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
I’ll hand over peacefully if I lose, says Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pledged to peacefully hand over power to the Opposition should his Jubilee Party lose the next elections. He will respect the will of Kenyans and abide by their decision, he said at Sagana State Lodge, Nyeri, on Sunday where he addressed a five-minute press conference. The President, who spoke at the […]

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Why President Uhuru rejected Mwangi Kiunjuri’s request to resign

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Why President Uhuru rejected Mwangi Kiunjuri’s request to resign

President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri not to vie for gubernatorial seat in Laikipia. President Kenyatta told the CS during a rally in Laikipia County not to leave the Cabinet for elective seat. He said he wanted Mr Kiunjuri in the Jubilee administration for ‘political defence purposes’. The Devolution and Planning […]

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