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Kenyans react furiously to govt. plan to help Turkey after earthquake

In unity with Turkey and Syria following a tragic earthquake, Kenya has publicized plans to transport foodstuffs and personnel to help residents of the affected nations.  On Tuesday, February 7, Alfred Mutua the Cabinet Secretary of Foreign and Diaspora Affairs said Kenya would soon organize the transportation of foodstuffs. “We have a responsibility to lend […]

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Jalango ‘sisi tutafanya kazi na RUTO’ – After Claims That They Visited The Statehouse With A Hidden Agenda

Despite the growing personal rift between Raila Odinga, the leader of the Azimio la Umoja Coalition, and William Ruto, the flag bearer of Kenya Kwanza, a surprise move took place when some Azimio leaders visited the State House and had a private audience with the President Ruto. Langata Legislator and MP, Jalango, clarified the matter […]

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Gachagua Suggests Uhuru Should Pay Ksh1 Billion Monthy to Settle Tax Arrears

Deputy President William Ruto has alluded that retired President Uhuru Kenyatta was taking advantage of his position to evade taxes. Speaking in Mombasa, the DP asked the former Head of State not to worry as the government investigates whether he has tax arrears or not. If found not to have been a faithful taxpayer, Gachagua […]

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Mama Ngina dares KRA to touch her property over taxes

The former first lady, Mama Ngina Kenyatta, has expressed her anger over the recent allegations of tax evasion that have been directed towards the Kenyatta family during the presidency of Uhuru Kenyatta. Responding to these accusations, Mama Ngina challenged the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) to seize her assets if they can prove that she has […]

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Safaricom CEO Speaks of Being Unwanted Since Ruto Became President

The CEO of Safaricom, Peter Ndegwa, has spoken out about rumors surrounding his future at the telecommunications giant. Since President William Ruto took office last year, speculation has been circulating on social media about Ndegwa’s job security. Some commentators have even suggested that a plan is in place to oust him. However, Ndegwa has recently […]

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Former Papa Shirandula Actress “Awinja” Lands Government Job

Jacky Vike, known by her stage name Awinja, has been appointed as a new ambassador for Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs). She announced her new role through a post on her Instagram page on January 30th. Awinja expressed her excitement and gratitude for the opportunity to serve the community, saying “It was such an honor to […]

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Grass to Grace: The meteoric rise of Dr William Samoei Ruto from chicken seller to President of the Republic of Kenya.

Chinua Achebe’s writing in “Things Fall Apart” describes the rise of Okonkwo as, “looking at the king’s mouth one would think that he never sucked his mother’s breast.” This is a vivid portrayal of the ultimate hustler, the chicken seller from Kamagut village, William Kipchirchir Samoei Ruto. Ruto is known for his unwavering hard work […]