Sam Gituku

Sam Gituku

26 Articles

  • Two police officers accused of killing lawyer Willie Kimani face another murder charge

    Two police officers accused of killing lawyer Willie Kimani face another murder charge

    Musyoka was killed on June 2, 2016; just three weeks before lawyer Willie Kimani, his client Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Muiruri disappeared and their bodies recovered a week later.Josephat Mwenda had complained to IPOA and lawyer Kimani was representing him in two cases against a police...

  • Jubilee Party rushes to conclude consensus between aspirants

    Jubilee Party rushes to conclude consensus between aspirants

    The party has pulled out all the stops to avoid fallouts within the party from the primaries, preferring consensus building to mini-polls.Party officials have this week been presenting nomination certificates to different aspirants while fostering negotiations for those not yet concluded.

  • EACC ready to charge Governors Waiguru, Fahim Twaha and Dhadho Ghodana

    EACC ready to charge Governors Waiguru, Fahim Twaha and Dhadho Ghodana

    Mbarak says cases against the three including Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru, Fahim Twaha (Lamu) and Dhadho Ghodana (Tana River) have been pending for a few years, saying the move is in no way related to political alignments of the said county bosses.

  • Politicians who resigned to join other parties keep their office

    Politicians who resigned to join other parties keep their office

    Nderitu says the focus of the office for now is to facilitate Kenyans their rights to belong to parties of their choice.This as close to one million Kenyans resigned from various political parties they’re believed to have been enlisted in without their consent.Jubilee NDC resolved to remove from the...

  • End of masking? Gov't to revise COVID-19 containment measures

    End of masking? Gov't to revise COVID-19 containment measures

    CS Kagwe said that they are studying the trends to make an informed decision.The CS also revealed some of the details in a deal to put up a vaccine manufacturing factory through an agreement with Moderna.This as masks on faces are becoming rarer in public spaces, with Kenyans breaking the recommende...

  • Will Kalonzo go at it alone or decide to join Raila or DP Ruto?

    Will Kalonzo go at it alone or decide to join Raila or DP Ruto?

    At 68, Kalonzo has widely been described as a potential kingmaker but he has often fired back that he can also be the king.Kalonzo strongly detests the narrative of a two-horse-race; to the Ukambani political supremo, 'two-horse' is a familiar term that often means someone somewhere loses out.For tw...

  • President Kenyatta says he informed DP Ruto of handshake with Raila

    President Kenyatta says he informed DP Ruto of handshake with Raila

    President Kenyatta says DP Ruto was aware of his efforts to seek a political truce.He revealed that the deputy president took a hardline stance over the protracted stalemate that followed the contentious 2017 election.The events of March 9, 2018 have seemingly defined the political trajectory of the...

  • Turkana Wind Power probe: MPs to summon former KETRACO boss Fernandes Barasa

    Turkana Wind Power probe: MPs to summon former KETRACO boss Fernandes Barasa

    MPs now want former KETRACO CEO Fernandes Barasa summoned to explain why the company entered into an unfavourable contract.Barasa recently left the company to run for the Kakamega gubernatorial seat.In 2009, a deal was signed between Kenya Power and the Lake Turkana Wind Power Company for the purcha...

  • Turkana Wind Power probe: MPs summon former Energy CS Charles Keter

    Turkana Wind Power probe: MPs summon former Energy CS Charles Keter

    Barely a week since he left Cabinet for politics, former Devolution CS Keter is a wanted man by parliamentarians.MPs bid to extract answers from the current Kenya Power management ended in futility.The Kenya Power officials could not explain how basic contracts were arrived at.

  • CS Magoha says leaders promising to scrap CBC misguided

    CS Magoha says leaders promising to scrap CBC misguided

    At the moment, the government is implementing a plan to have Junior secondary schools domiciled in secondary schools. This will mean children who are on average 12 years old will be in the same school with older teenagers.