Ian Omondi

Ian Omondi

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  • ‘We remain committed to Azimio and its mission’: KANU boss Gideon Moi reaffirms

    ‘We remain committed to Azimio and its mission’: KANU boss Gideon Moi reaffirms

    Moi, in a statement to KANU members on Tuesday, called on them to be steadfast in their backing of the coalition to ensure a united Kenya.The KANU boss however further stated that the party is still engaged in talks with like-minded political outfits.

  • 'If Mudavadi wanted a Cabinet position, Uhuru would’ve given him’: Wamalwa on Kenya Kwanza deal

    'If Mudavadi wanted a Cabinet position, Uhuru would’ve given him’: Wamalwa on Kenya Kwanza deal

    Wamalwa claimed that the allegedly proposed position was almost similar in duties to the ones he currently plays in President Kenyatta’s Cabinet as Devolution CS.He intimated that President Kenyatta would have been more than willing to absorb Mudavadi into his Cabinet if only he (Mudavadi) had asked...

  • Mara announces Ksh.2.7B funding to build Africa's portal to the crypto economy

    Mara announces Ksh.2.7B funding to build Africa's portal to the crypto economy

    The company disclosed a new partnership with the Central African Republic, which just passed a bill legalizing Bitcoin as legal tender.The deal is set to see it become the official crypto partner of the country and an advisor to the Head of State on crypto strategy and planning.

  • CS Munya, Oparanya, Lee Kinyanjui added to shortlist of Raila’s running mate

    CS Munya, Oparanya, Lee Kinyanjui added to shortlist of Raila’s running mate

    Dr. Noah Wekesa said the names were missing from the initial shortlist as they may have been submitted to the campaign secretariat which may not have made the appropriate communication.Dr. Wekesa stated that the 11 have been arrived at from 20 applications that were received by the secretariat.The 1...

  • Disturbing the dead: Mombasa man accuses Sonko of using his mother’s grave for political mileage

    Disturbing the dead: Mombasa man accuses Sonko of using his mother’s grave for political mileage

    Sonko on Friday took Kalonzo and his supporters to the cemetery and showed them a grave purportedly belonging to his late mother.He, in videos from the visit seen by Citizen Digital, appears emotional and sheds a few tears as he lays a wreath on the grave.

  • KHRC sues Treasury CS Yatani, AG Kihara over Kenya’s debt

    KHRC sues Treasury CS Yatani, AG Kihara over Kenya’s debt

    KHRC slammed the government for operating in what it termed as an “opaque and shadowy manner” in regards to Kenya’s debt.This, the commission said, is in spite of the Constitution which provides for public disclosure of all aspects of borrowing.KHRC said it wrote to CS Yatani on February 7, 2022 see...

  • IEBC barred from clearing ODM nominee in Migori Senate race

    IEBC barred from clearing ODM nominee in Migori Senate race

    This is pending the hearing and determination of a petition filed by Migori Senate aspirant Willies Misare.Misare protested the decision of the party to hand a direct ticket to his competitor – Eddy Oketch – without holding nominations.PPDT restrained IEBC from receiving and publishing Mr. Oketch’s...

  • DP Ruto: We owe Kibaki a peaceful election that does not require handshake

    DP Ruto: We owe Kibaki a peaceful election that does not require handshake

    DP Ruto said the country owes the late Head of State an election that brings forth outcomes favourable to all parties involved.This, he said, would serve to eliminate the need for a truce to be brokered between political rivals in order to quell tension as in the past.

  • Why Mwai Kibaki will receive a 19-gun salute and not 21

    Why Mwai Kibaki will receive a 19-gun salute and not 21

    Kibaki becomes just the third Kenyan to ever be accorded a State funeral with full civilian and military ceremonial honours.This after his predecessors Mzee Jomo Kenyatta in 1978 and Daniel arap Moi in 2020.However, while Kibaki will get a 19-gun salute just like Moi before him, Mzee Jomo Kenyatta’s...

  • Migori Senate aspirant files petition against ODM after direct ticket issued to rival

    Migori Senate aspirant files petition against ODM after direct ticket issued to rival

    Misare argues that he complied with party requirements by sending his application documents and paying the nomination fees on time.He claims that he was called to a meeting at a Nairobi hotel by the ODM NEB, which was however allegedly hijacked by the party national chair John Mbadi.