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...

Ken on 24th Mar

Should  Njeru Githae be on the same side with his brother in law, and the man who made him, SK Macharia, or be in the Uhuru camp? “Mr Kenyatta’s supporters in Parliament  publicly called on Central province residents to boycott RMS outlets” Acting Finance minister Mr Njeru Githae is walking a political tightrope. He is torn...

Ken on 21st Mar

In this youtube video, IEBC chairman Isaack Hassan and its commissioners share a conversation that was not supposed to go on record. Two commissioners are overheard telling the chairman of a message they have just received from ODM chief whip Jakoyo Midiwo, loosely translated as , we will give you a beating.The exact words in swahili are: ‘akina...

Ken on 20th Feb

Makadara MP, Mike Sonko is making headlines again. Unconfirmed reports claim that the flamboyant mp has bought himself a Ferrari. The reports appearing on a blog, claim that the Ferarri is currently at a warehouse in Changamwe awaiting clearance. The make of the Ferarri is not known but whatever it is , they don’t come cheap. The report should...

Ken on 04th Feb

Jeff Koinange is the undisputed talk show king in the region. Very few would actually match his prowess in Africa. For this he has been at the centre of various entertainment shows, including Keff Joinange of XYZ show (voice done by Nick Odhiambo), and some unsuccessful attempts to mimic his voice by various acts on Churchill live. His show capital...

Ken on 31st Jan

Citizen TV senior political editor, Alex Chamwada, is said to have landed a job to lead George Saitoti’s press team. Saitoti is preparing to run for the presidency and he need a seasoned person to run the team that will present him in good light to the media and to the public. Some time back, it was rumoured that Raila had hired former media...

Ken on 19th Jan

Eldoret North MP William Ruto has become the first presidential candidate to shade light on his personal wealth. Declaring ones wealth is one area of Kenyan politics that usually smacks more of a PR stunt than an actual desire to inform the voting citizenry of the politician’s personal wealth. But William Ruto has done it with such earnestness...