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Uhuru jets back after G7 Summit in Canada

President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to land back on Wednesday morning following the G7 Summit in Caanda. Uhuru travelled last Thursday and left the North American county on Tuesday. He attended the meeting on invitation by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Discussions at the summit focused on economic growth, climate …

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Uhuru woos G7 to support Blue Economy

President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the G7 nations to support the protection of oceans and seas by partnering with Kenya in hosting the first ever high-level conference on the Blue Economy in November. The President persuaded the G7 leaders to embrace the protection of oceans and seas as a …

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Parasatals in eye of a storm as Uhuru escalates war on corruption

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s anti-graft war could claim the chiefs of government agencies and lucrative state parastatals riddled with multi-billion scandals. The scams — ranging from blatant flouting of procurement regulations and public finance management laws to outright theft of public funds — could come to haunt the bosses as the …

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Uhuru aims blow at heart of corruption

Hundreds of high-flying civil servants face the sack after President Uhuru Kenyatta took the unprecedented step of stepping aside all heads of procurement and accounting units for a fresh vetting. The directive communicated in a circular by Head of Public Service Joseph Kinyua triggered instant panic in government circles. It …

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Ruto says Uhuru aware of “tanga tanga” assignments

I have not been roaming around the country over the weekends without President Uhuru Kenyatta’s knowledge. Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday told a gathering in Meru that President Kenyatta was aware of his movements. “Lakini Mheshimiwa Rais kwa ile ruhusa na amri umenipatia ambayo ulisema juzi mimi nafanya kila …

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Babu Owino acknowledges Uhuru, accepts government projects

Embakasi East MP has ended his hostility towards President Uhuru Kenyatta after hailing the launch of Sh2.7 billion road projects in Eastlands. The MP, who was an all-time critic of Uhuru’s administration, on Wednesday lauded the government for launching upgrades on roads in the area. Babu said the project, which …

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