Author: CHRISPEN AKALI

Monday, April 22, 20224 -Ministry of Interior has, today, concluded solving the challenges facing Kenyans applying for passports at the Immigration offices. In an official statement from the Ministry signed by Cabinet Secretary Prof. Kitjhure Kindiki, today Monday April 22, the unnecessary delays had been sorted and applicants can now get their documents in just weeks. “The historical backlog in the processing of the Kenyan passport has been conclusively resolved and the bottlenecks that had resulted in frustration of many applicants addressed,” said Kindiki. The Government has facilitated the acquisition of adequate passport printing equipment, paid all the pending supplier…

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Monday, April 22, 2024 –Banking institutions in the country have raised their lending rates citing current increased shilling volatility. In this month of April going ahead, banks have agreed to increase the rates so as to tap into the financial market trend and microeconomic environment. Apart from microeconomic and macroeconomic factors, other factors are monetary and fiscal policies as well as consumer spending. Between the months of February and March 2024, the Kenyan shilling appreciated drastically as the world dollar weakened. Infact, economists described the shilling performance as the world’s best performing currency across the world. Today headed to May,…

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Sunday, April 21, 2024 –The fallen Chief of Defence Forces CDF Francis Ogolla will finally be laid to rest today Sunday April 21, as per his own wishes. The family asked the State to lay to rest their kin on this date saying this is what the late had preferred before he crashed in the plane in Elgeyo Marakwet County. The burial will have leaders from across the divide including both the opposition and the government bosses, Raila Odinga and President William Ruto. On Saturday during the funeral service held in Nairobi, Raila urged President William Ruto to not discuss…

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Sunday, April 21, 2024 –A Kamba gospel singer was on SaturdayApril 20 involved in a freak accident that almost claimed his life on the road. Wilberforce Musyoka, according to the videos and photos on our news desk, sustained injuries after being involved in an accident on Saturday evening at Masimba, Emali along the busy Nairobi-Mombasa Highway. A source whom we spoke to said, his car collided with an oncoming car belonging to director of a popular restaurant based in Makueni, hence the accident. The occupants in both cars were rushed to a hospital in Kilome, Makueni County where they received…

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Sunday, April 21, 2024 –Questions continued being raised as to why the fourth President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta didn’t show up at Ogolla’s funeral service on Saturday. First to throw shade at the former head of State is Lawyer Miguna Miguna who criticised the ex-president and his family for not paying any tribute to the fallen KDF boss, Francis Ogolla. “I didn’t see despot Uhuru Kenyatta at the CDF, General Francis Omondi Ogolla’s last military honour. The demagogue hasn’t even condoled with General Ogolla’s family. “That is disgraceful for a shameless unqualified drunkard who desecrated the presidency,…

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Saturday, April 19, 2024 –A court in Thika has sentenced six accused persons in the murder of former Juja Member of Parliament MP George Thuo. The late was found dead in 2023 as the police immediately launched investigations into the case that listed Paul Wainaina Boiyo, Christopher Lumbasio Andika, Andrew Karanja Wainaina, Samuel Kuria Ngugi, Esther Ndinda Mulinge and Ruth Vanessa Irungu. And on Friday April 19, the court convicted the group following the amount of evidence brought before the resident judge. Justice Roselyne Korir ruled that the prosecution has proved, beyond reasonable doubt, its case against the six persons.…

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Friday, April 19, 2024 –Lang’ata Member of Parliament Phelix Odiwuor known as ‘Jalang’o’ has been exposed for obtaining money by false pretense. According to a source supported by incontrovertible evidence shared by blogger Cyprian Nyakundi, Jalang’o was contracted for an interview to promote a book on his then popular YouTube channel ‘Bonga na Jalas’. The deal involved a payment of sh. 40,000 which was contributed by the victim’s supporters to aid in the book launch. However, on the day of the interview, Jalang’o failed to appear and, instead, delegated the task to a subordinate. As a result, the interview did…

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Friday, April 19, 2024 – In Kenya life is never easy and everybody including senior government officials are grabbing lad to put up their own mansions and rental flats. For that reason, has your neighbour, relative or corrupt government official taken your land illegally? If this is you, then Doctor Ngoso is here to end your pain with the most powerful revenge spells that will give you the peace you want. They are also here to heal your love life, help you catch that cheating spouse, make your lover obsessed with you and also give you the power to command.…

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Friday, April 19, 2024 –A photo of one of the survivors of two who escaped death in the Francis Ogolla Thursday chopper incident has emerged. Karanja Mogire, who was on board with the rest of the colleagues and Chief of Defense Forces Francis Ogolla survived death by a whisker. “Quick recovery to service man Karanja Mogire, one of the survivors in the aircrash accident. He was the team’s videographer. Bro Mungu anakupenda,” commented former Nairobi County Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko. Sadly, Sergeant Rose Nyawira – the late CDF’s photographer – perished in the chopper incident alongside her boss. “So so…

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Friday, April 19, 2024 –Azimio politician has come up with difficult questions surrounding the demise of Chief of Defense Forces Francis Ogolla. Embakasi East Member of Parliament MP Babu Owino has asked ten questions which he wants the State to respond to over the death of the CDF, yesterday on Thursday. Babu has sought answers why the official chief of defence forces would be boarding same plane with a number of juniors. MP Babu has also questioned why a mere sergeant was not mandated to inspect a simple security situation in Elgeyo Marakwet and, instead, Ogolla was sent there. “If…

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