Author: CHRISPEN AKALI

Friday, February 23, 2024 –Interior Cabinet Secretary CS Kithure Kindijki has staged another round of a crackdown at the State Department for Immigration and Citizen Services based at Nyayo House, Nairobi. In a statement issued today Friday February 23, Kindiki realised that the delays in the current passport issuance was being caused by delayed payment to key suppliers, poor investment in modern printing machines as well as increased corruption in the department. “Beginning this morning, a crackdown has been commenced to identify all corrupt officials. Those found culpable will be removed from service, and held personally accountable by prosecution and…

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Friday, February 23, 2024 –Economist David Ndii has, for the first time, broken silence over his health following public concerns that surfaced this week. The President William Ruto’s official economic advisor, while responding to trolls who were on his neck on Thursday February 23 when he was attending their Naivasha National Executive Retreat that was graced by the head of State and his deputy, Rigathi Gachagua, has called out the Twitter community for their disrespect. Social media was on Thursday awash with a photo in which Dr. Ndii, in the company of President William Ruto, deputy Rigtahi Gachagua and some…

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Friday, February 23, 2024 –Court has ordered Kenyan rapper Inyatta Nyamari Ongegu popularly known by stage name ‘Nyashinski’ to produce royalty reports in dispute over copyright infringement. This is after Nigerian producer Sam Eliapenda Jedidah claimed that the Hayawani composer sampled his hit song ‘Wach Wach’ to endorse the Tecno Camon 20 device released in the Kenyan market, last year. In that view, the complainant is demanding 50% of earnings from the deal. Pre-trial hearing has been set for March 12, this year 2024.

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Friday, February 23, 2024 –Fallen athlete Kelvin Kiptum is almost being laid to rest after his death that was caused by a tragic road accident. President William Ruto, a week ago, ordered that a house be constructed for the late champion family so that the burial service can take place at the new home. Ruto, therefore, last Friday dispatched a team of engineers to the home of the marathon world record holder, with instructions to build a three-bedroom house for his family. The president gave firm instructions that the house, to be constructed on a four-acre farm, which Kiptum had…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 –Velji Jayaben Jayeshikumar, the wife to slain Indian businessman Jayesh Kumar, has finally made a shocking confession on her involvement in the death of her husband. In a court statement today Thursday February 22, she disclosed her participation in the heinous crime saying that she sought the services of a friend to help ‘discipline her husband’ and not commission his murder. A phone analysis revealed that she was in contact with one of the four suspects on the day her husband was murdered. The other suspect is reported to have sent her a text three hours…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 – Rtd President Uhuru Kenyatta has broken his silence following increased reports that he had started de-campaigning Raila Odinga’s African Union AU bid. Taking to his official communication pages today Thursday February 22, the ex-head of State said his traveling to Tanzania was informed by a meeting he had in Dar Es Salaam. In the statement, Uhuru noted that he had to meet with President Samia Suluhu after his invitation to show up at the 1st International Colloquium on Promoting Cross-Cultural, Linguistics and Economic Diplomacy for Sustainable Futures. “President (Rtd) Uhuru Kenyatta paid a courtesy call…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 –A fatal road accident which took place along Katito Kendu Bay Road left, at least, seven victims dead. Sharing a chilling video clip toady on his social media platform, former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko wished affected families well and called upon drivers to be careful when driving on busy highways. By the time of going to the press, this desk had not received an authoritative statement but from the look of things, several lives were lost and scores injured. A local outlet reported that this accident occurred after a lorry reportedly lost control and collided…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 –Kenyans are up in arms with a local Bishop Johanna, who was seen performing miracles on a spiritual woman in his church. From the clips widely shared on X-platform and Facebook since yesterday Wednesday February 21, the man of cloth can be seen speaking in tongues while, at the same time, performing unknown miracles on a mother who is resting on the pulpit in the church. He can be spotted touching the mother in the most unthought parts of her body as he confidently struggles to reach his hands inside her pants. Kenyans are now calling…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 –Kenya Power and Lighting KPL is yet to issue a statement following a double power blackout that happened in President’s meetings in Naivasha. President William Ruto was left stuck in the middle of his speech after he was confronted by two power outages. This Wednesday February 21 incident left Ruto’s meeting interrupted twice as darkness engulfed the meeting dubbed the National Executive Retreat held in Naivasha Town, Nakurui County. President Ruto was addressing his Cabinet Secretaries, where he was busy highlighting some of his policies, plans and achievements when the darkness visited that also shut down…

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Thursday, February 22, 2024 –Economist David Ndii opposes most of the President’s policies during Cabinet sittings. Public Service Cabinet Secretary CS Moses Kuria has described the economist as a man who has principles and can take-on the head of State for hours during their Cabinet meetings usually held in the Statehouse. Making an appearance on a Tv interview on Wednesday February 21 night show, the Public Service CS shared some of the less-known intrigues from their Cabinet sittings; saying it is never a child’s play. Kuria mentioned that the President has allowed his aides to hold him accountable same to…

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