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By: Kamande Muchiri Worth Noting: “These governors are in the front line of implementing devolution as they say where the rubber meets the road. They are the one we have entrusted to improve the lives of Kenyans through devolving funds to the counties. We know that devolution has many detractors who want to take us …

Governor Waiguru and PS Kibicho

By: Samuel Kimani  @MountKenyaTimes Interior Principal Secretary Karanja Kibicho has told off Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru for calling on President Uhuru Kenyatta to sack him for engaging in political affairs. The PS in renewed speech attack accused the governor of associating her political and leadership woes on him, saying he is neither a county employee …

By: Angela Maina  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: “There are no such plans, I serve as the Speaker of National Assembly until a substantive one is elected,” he said. The former Siakoago MP noted that he is best suited to lead the country stressing that Kenyans will be safe in his hands. “I bring in practical economics …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: “Health is one of the major challenges in this country. We must bring doctor to patient ratio to international standards. We will upgrade facilities in the country and evenly distribute doctors to cover the entire country,” Raila said. Led by Homa Bay Woman Representative Gladys Wanga, the leaders,  are …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Several candidates have declared interest in vying for the presidency in next year’s general election, but the race is shaping up as a contest between Deputy President William Ruto and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga. Raila and his Jubilee friends have painted Ruto and his allies as opportunists who are taking …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: According to planners, Raila will use the visit to preside over the opening of several projects that will help elevate the county that has been marginalised for many years. Governor Kimemia said every Kenyan has a democratic right to visit any part of the country as they wish, and …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Waiguru’s move did not come as surprise to observers as she had been sending signals that she would abandon the ruling Jubilee Party after the courts declared the Building Bridges Initiative constitutional amendment process she previously supported as null and void. ”The bible says when you lack wisdom, you ask for …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: As the country heads to the 2022 political duel, temperatures are high as political leaders traverse various parts of the country to consolidate support. However, cases of political intolerance have been witnessed in recent weeks. Recently, Kisumu Central MP Fred Ouda was arrested over alleged assault and political violence …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: Ruto has been the single biggest beneficiary of the vote-rich region, but Raila’s entry will complicate his 2022 political matrix. Political analysts argue that the vote-rich region will determine political destiny of the country after August next year, a view Kiriba echoed. “Mt. Kenya region is going to play …

  By: Kimathi Nduru  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: “It was time Murang’a was rewarded since, in 1963, our own Kariuki wa Njiiri stepped down for Mzee Jomo Kenyatta after he was released from prison,” said Mwaniki. Mwaniki said Kenneth was fit to take the position to lead the residents of the Mt Kenya region. “He has …