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Worth Noting: The political forum chair added that the region is vast and a very dynamic area in political and economic matters and should never be considered homogeneous. “As people from the upper Eastern Region, we are alive to the ongoing new political formations and developments at National level. We therefore, would like to guide …

Hello and welcome to Mt Kenya Times.  Briefly tell us who Obara Malack is? Obara Malack is a young enthusiastic leader aged 27years old and a Kenyan citizen. I am born to a single mother Kerubo Mogaka and a second born to a family of three.  Our firstborn is the late Dorothy Mogaka and our …

Worth Noting: “We had a plan with Kibaki to have a super dam at Mutonga grand falls which if actualized can see this county get enough water for irrigation during dry season as a way of helping farmers who dominates the county,’’ Raila said. “Tharaka Nithi is ready to receive any aspirant and listen to …

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 …

By: Kamande Muchiri   @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: “Let the resources of hardworking Kenyans be channeled to national development programs other than the unemployed,” he said. According to Wanjigi instead of promising money to those who are not working, Raila should push for full implementation of the national social security act that provides the framework for government …

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: Dan Worth Noting: Martha Wangari Karua, aged 64, is a revered Kenyan politician who was instrumental in second liberation and currently is the Narc Kenya Party leader. Winnie Guchu, aged 55, is the Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Interior, she is a renowned independent consultant and a trainer on democracy, governance and electoral processes. …

By: Kamande Muchiri @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: “In this season of high politics, remember, we will not start a new country from the scratch. We will continue collecting Ksh2.6 trillion in tax revenues, spending Ksh1.5 trillion in salaries, Ksh1 trillion in debts servicing, and the balance of Ksh100 billion in pensions,” said Kuria. “Without borrowing, we …

By: Kamande Muchiri  @MountKenyaTimes Worth Noting: On Saturday, DP Ruto declared the area as his stronghold, describing his political rivals, who are now touring the area, as “newcomers”. “He is looking for Google Maps to guide him on the way to the region. While he was away, we built roads, railways and technical institutions. The …