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  • Governor wants global health donors to deal directly with counties

    May 22, 2017 7:38 PM 4

    Taita Taveta Governor John Mruttu has asked donors supporting health programmes in the country to directly deal with county governments. The governor, who is also the Council of Governors (CoG) vice chairman, said health is one of the devolved functions, and therefore donor funds should be channelled through counties instead of the national government

  • Choose between Muthama and I, Kalonzo tells Raila

    May 22, 2017 7:17 PM 1

    Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has drawn NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga into his feud with Machakos Senator Johnstone Muthama. Kalonzo has said Raila will at some point have to choose between him and "other people" in an apparent reference to Mr Muthama with whom he has fallen out. “Tuikwenda andu meuneena kithyomo kitesikie ukamba. Either

  • Governor reveals how a newborn made him skip Senate queries

    May 22, 2017 12:35 PM 5

    Uasin Gishu governor Jackson Mandago has revealed that his paternity leave forced him to snub key meetings including summons by the senate. Mandago, who failed to appear before the senate last week on Saturday rose to his defense when he told journalists that he could not avoid summons by the senate as it is a legal provision. “There is no way I can snub the Senate

  • Governor Nanok named Council of Governors Chairman

    May 22, 2017 12:34 PM 2

    Turkana County Governor Josephat Nanok has been elected the chairman of the Council of Governors (CoG), replacing Peter Munya whose two-year term has ended. Nanok becomes the third governor to hold the seat that brings together governors from all 47 counties. The first CoG chairman was Bomet Governor Isaac Rutto who held the position from 2013 until

  • Police harassed my mother and squeezed my genitals- minor claims

    May 22, 2017 11:30 AM 1

    A boy, 17, is claiming that some police officers from Iten police post stormed their home, harassed his mother and squeezed his private part, on Saturday evening. The minor who is said to have been assisted by good samaritans to get medication at Iten county referral hospital has recorded a statement with Iten police and is now seeking for justice

  • SGR train to ferry 1,200 per trip from May 31

    May 22, 2017 10:40 AM 4

    A passenger train scheduled to operate on the standard gauge railway has the capacity to ferry 1,200 passengers per trip, the Kenya Railways has said. Managing Director Atanas Maina on Monday said only one train would operate between Mombasa and Nairobi from May 31. President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to launch the service that is aimed at reducing

  • Munya says devolution successful despite challenges

    May 22, 2017 9:58 AM 1

    NAIROBI, May 22 – Devolution has made major strides in reviving the country’s economy and improving the welfare of Kenyans, according to Council of Governors Chairman Peter Munya. While releasing a state of Devolution report at the end of his term in office, Munya pointed out that although devolution has faced myriad challenges, there is positive impact

  • Hassan Omar picks Linda Shuma as running mate for Mombasa Governor race

    May 22, 2017 9:12 AM 5

    Senator Hassan Omar has settled on hotelier Linda Mariwa Shuma as his running mate as he seeks to unseat Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho. Shuma is an entrepreneur who runs a catering management business dealing with corporate and social events. The business lady has also been involved in community empowerment initiatives since 2014 when she together with a friend

  • How part-time varsity lecturers hinder timely graduations

    May 22, 2017 5:37 AM 2

    The rate at which students in our universities are missing graduations is worrying. There are many reasons for this. One, many uiversities have poor filing systems that in most cases end up misplacing exam papers or marks. Others fail to pay their lecturers, who in turn hold students' results intentionally. In all these controversies, it is the hard-working

  • Why students must study a variety of subjects in school

    May 22, 2017 4:31 AM

    However, it was not an idle question because of two major reasons. First, students get confused when some of their teachers make cynical remarks against other subjects, saying the subjects they teach are core to certain careers. Secondly, some of the subjects students study are never taken into account in clustering requirements for courses in tertiary