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FBI seeks 3 governors, CS over Akasha links

Three governors, a Cabinet secretary, two judges and a senior official in the office of a powerful politician are among tens of Kenyans being sought by the US over links to the notorious Akasha drugs family. The list of shame — including a sitting MP, a former governor, current and …

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Labour union threatens to sue bank over staff harassment

A labour union has threatened to move to court to sue a local bank over a hostile work environment for staff. The Banking Insurance and Finance Union on Friday warned it would sue Guaranty Trust Bank management over cases of harassment and intimidation of its employees. The union’s national organising …

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Tharaka Nithi MCAs differ over bursary committee nominees

A sitting of the Tharaka Nithi county assembly was briefly disrupted after a scuffle erupted over the list of nominees for ward bursary committees. The list was presented in the House on Thursday by Education committee chairperson and Mukothima MCA Mwenda Gataya. Speaker John Mbaya adjourned the sitting for 10 …

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Rift MPs furious over graft purges

A storm is brewing in Deputy President William Ruto’s Rift Valley stronghold following what his allies call a calculated strategy to purge the community’s top technocrats from government. The fury came just a day after Kenya Pipeline Managing Director Joe Sang resigned in what some described as a ‘polite’ sacking …

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Bondo OCS summoned over charge of assaulting journalists

A Bondo court has ordered area OCS Abdikadir Yusuf to present himself for allegedly confiscating equipment belonging to two journalists. They were covering the arrest of a shylock in the town on Monday for allegedly operating illegally. Principal Magistrate M O Obiero issued the orders after the two told the …

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Ruto tense over Uhuru dalliance with opposition

Deputy President William Ruto appears to be getting jittery over the newfound warmth between his boss President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition chiefs ahead of 2022. Details of discomfort emerged as his political nemesis, Baringo senator Gideon Moi, began flexing his political muscle outside his Rift Valley backyard in what could …

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