Ken on 06th Jun

“This is Ruto Speaking”. The statement that stunned the presenters. Eldoret North mp William Ruto today called Kass FM to cool down Cyrus Jirongo’s. The Lugari mp was being hosted for an interview in which he accused Ruto of dictatorial tendencies.Jirongo had lamented to Silas Tarus and Alex Tum of lack of democracy in URP. ‘We...

Ken on 06th Jun

The National Alliance Set The Bar High, On Election Management. Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta officially opened TNA’s headquarters in Nairobi. The party headquarters are located along the busy Jogoo Road. The offices are strikingly similar to American campaign offices. The space is divided into several work stations (referred to as county...

Ken on 12th May

“He is no different from Ngilu who refuses to shake her opponents hand” Bonny Khalwale has all along been Kenya’s watchman in parliament. He has always lead in the fight against corruption. His ruthlessness in dealing with corrupt ministers has earned him lots of respect. His bravery is undeniable. He brought down Kimunya with his...

Ken on 11th May

Peter Kenneth Takes The Lead. As opposed to 2007 elections, 2013 elections are being held during a period when Kenyans are the 2nd most tweeting nation in Africa. In President Kibaki’s own words, the number of Facebook users is fast approaching 2 million. The significance of this is the proof that millions of Kenyans are getting online. By...

Ken on 10th May

Uhuru Tuko Pamoja. Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday met university student leaders as he moved to consolidate his support ahead of the launch of his new party next week. Mr Kenyatta met the 60 student leaders at Sagret Hotel in Nairobi for more than three hours where they pledged to support him in his presidential bid.  The DPM he...

Ken on 10th May

Uhuru Tuko Pamoja. Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday met university student leaders as he moved to consolidate his support ahead of the launch of his new party next week. Mr Kenyatta met the 60 student leaders at Sagret Hotel in Nairobi for more than three hours where they pledged to support him in his presidential bid.  The DPM he...

Ken on 28th Apr

Kabatesi VS Muluka. Forget the bitter fight for the ODM presidential nomination between party leader Raila Odinga and his deputy, Musalia Mudavadi. There is another intense battle going on in the background, and the combatants prefer bare-knuckles. As things stand now, Raila nearly has the prize, the ODM ticket to vie for the presidency in the...

Ken on 15th Apr

When foreign affairs minister,Sam Ongeri, revealed to a parliamentary commission last week that president Kibaki had turned down a visit to the UK in 2010, where he was to meet both the prime minister and the queen, it was pretty obvious something was wrong. Despite Ongeri refusing to reveal the reasons for the cancelled trip on camera, people concluded...

Ken on 09th Apr

ODM deputy party leader Musalia Mudavadi held a secret meeting with Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday morning. Although the Star could not establish the agenda of the five-hour meeting at State House Kampala, it emerged that the talks centered on regional politics. “We know that they discussed regional politics, including...

Ken on 02nd Apr

What about my testimony? Uhuru Kenyatta’s Hague Witness Lewis Nguyai is said to be an angry man. Following his unquestioned loyalty to Uhuru Kenyatta, which culminated in him testifying for the deputy prime minister at the Hague ( a role which Jeremiah Kioni allegedly refused ), Lewis Nguyai expected at least something from the latest cabinet...