Ian Omondi

Ian Omondi

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  • President Ruto makes new appointments to State corporations

    President Ruto makes new appointments to State corporations

    In the new changes, according to a gazette notice, President Ruto named Dr. Jane Lagat the Chairperson of the Women Enterprise Fund Advisory Board.He also reshuffled the State Corporations Advisory Committee, where he revoked the appointment of Amb. Dennis Awori and instead appointed 5 new members.

  • EACC arrests six Gov't officials over Ksh.600M Malaba water tender

    EACC arrests six Gov't officials over Ksh.600M Malaba water tender

    EACC began its probe after receiving information that the tender had been awarded to Mactebac Contractors Limited.The company allegedly neither met the qualifications nor had the capacity to execute a job of that magnitude.The probe revealed that Mactebac Contractors Limited submitted forged documen...

  • ‘Wacha waongee!’ Uhuru responds to claims of being victimized by the State

    ‘Wacha waongee!’ Uhuru responds to claims of being victimized by the State

    Kenyatta was responding to Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka, who seemingly hit out at the government over an alleged plot to mistreat the former Head of State.According to Kalonzo, the transition from one government to another should always be as seamless and respectful as has been the case in the...

  • Doctor dies by suicide in Machakos over 'unemployment'

    Doctor dies by suicide in Machakos over 'unemployment'

    Dr. Fredrick Muoki Wambua’s body was discovered by a friend who went to check up on him in his house after he failed to respond to calls and messages for a couple of days.Dr. Wambua, who only recently finished his internship at the Kangundo Level 4 Hospital, is said to have left behind a suicide not...

  • Lawyer Adil Arshed Khawaja elected new Safaricom Board Chairman

    Lawyer Adil Arshed Khawaja elected new Safaricom Board Chairman

    Safaricom CEO Peter Ndegwa, in a press release on Thursday, said Mr. Khawaja was selected during a board meeting held on the same day.Mr. Khawaja currently serves as the Managing Partner at Dentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews law firm, which was established in 1902.

  • Kenyan woman evacuated in critical condition after being attacked in Albania

    Kenyan woman evacuated in critical condition after being attacked in Albania

    The aircraft carrying Ms. Aoko left Albania early Wednesday and is set to touch down at the Wilson airport at around 6:30pm.The State Department stated that Ms. Aoko was brutally attacked and left with serious injuries while at her place of work in Tirana in August last year.

  • Former Education CS Prof. George Magoha is dead

    Former Education CS Prof. George Magoha is dead

    Prof. Magoha is said to have died at the Nairobi Hospital after a short illness.He was sworn into office at the helm of the Education ministry on March 26, 2019 and served until October 27, 2022.

  • KMPDU rubbishes SRC proposal to abolish doctors’ allowances

    KMPDU rubbishes SRC proposal to abolish doctors’ allowances

    SRC sought seeks to remove the sitting allowance for institutional and committee members, the taskforce allowance, as well as the non-practice allowance.KMPDU has however rubbished this stating that the non-practice allowance was duly negotiated for between the employees and their employers and is r...

  • Revealed: How Gov't, KMPDU struck deal to call off doctors’ strike

    Revealed: How Gov't, KMPDU struck deal to call off doctors’ strike

    KMPDU on Thursday announced that it had suspended its planned industrial action after holding talks with the government through CoG and MoH.Secretary General Dr. Davji Atellah announced that although a final agreement had not been reached, they had decided to give dialogue with the State another cha...

  • Gov’t, KMPDU in talks to avert doctors' strike in January

    Gov’t, KMPDU in talks to avert doctors' strike in January

    Dr. Atellah said another meeting was set for on or before January 5, 2023, and expressed hope that the engagements would be fruitful.The KMPDU boss stated that Governors Njuki and Sakaja committed to ensuring that the union’s demands are met and that the strike, which could possibly cripple the coun...