Mpesa Foundation & MOE in a 3 month drive to distribute Sanitary towels to 180,000 students

M-PESA Foundation has entered into a partnership with the Ministry of Education to distribute free sanitary towels worth Kshs 21 million shillings to over 180,000 needy girls from across the country. The programme is part of the M-PESA Foundation’s Kshs 44 million menstrual hygiene program launched in December 2020 as part

Nairobi County Speaker chickens out of acting Governor’s seat ceding ground to Deputy Governor Anne Kananu

Governor Anne Kananu Nairobi County Assembly Speaker Benson Mutura on Monday quit his position as acting Governor of the County and handed over instruments of power to the newly sworn in Deputy Governor Anne Kananu Mwenda. According to Mutura, last week’s swearing in of the Deputy Governor had made his continued stay

Museveni declared winner of Uganda’s Presidential Elections as Bobi Wine rejects “Fraudulent” Results

Uganda's Electoral Commission on Saturday announced that the 78 year old incumbent Yoweri Museveni had won the country's presidential election, cementing his position among the world’s longest-serving leaders. According to the Commission a total 10,359,479 votes were cast in the January 14 poll out of the 18,103,603 registered voters with 9,978,093

Anne Kananu Mwenda hurriedly vetted and Sworn in as Nairobi’s Deputy Governor.

Nairobi Deputy Governor Anne Kananu Mwenda Fate of the planned March gubernatorial elections lay in jeopardy as the County Council of Nairobi successfully vetted and approved Ms. Anne Kananu Mwenda as the new Deputy Governor. Kananu who was nominated by ousted governor Mike Sonko was vetted by a 10-member committee of

ACK’s Canon Rosemary Mbogo unveils her latest Book “What Sustains a Spiritual Leader” in Nairobi

Rev. Canon Rosemary Mbogo this afternoon unveiled her latest book entitled “What Sustains a Spiritual Leader” at the All Saints Cathedral in Nairobi. The event was attended by the Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Interior Dr. Matiangi, the Head of Anglican Church Rev. Dr. Jackson Ole Sapit, the leader of

Chief Justice David Maraga bows out. Deputy CJ Mwilu takes over for 6 Months

Chief Justice David Maraga There was a smooth transition in the judiciary as the tenure of the Chief Justice David Maraga came to and end on January 12 2021 after being at the helm for the last four years. Special proceedings were held at the Supreme Court that led to the Chief

President Uhuru Kenyatta & ODM Leader Raila Odinga inspect Development Projects in Kisumu

President Kenyatta, Raila Odinga in Kisumu ODM leader Raila Odinga on 10th January joined President Uhuru Kenyatta in a tour of development projects in the lakeside city of Kisumu and announced his satisfaction with the transformation. In a statement posted in his Twitter handle, Odinga said " I am impressed by the

Top Nyanza entrepreneur Teddy Warria launches his book “A Son of the Nile”

Top Kenyan entrepreneur Teddy Warria is on 8th January 2021 launching his book entitled "A Son of the Nile" at Dunga Beach in Kisumu. The book is an African Literature that describes a journey of self-discovery for the Luo African whose story has never been told to the fullest. In his

City Voter wants Polycarp Igathe sworn in as Nairobi Governor

Former Governor Sonko with Igathe A Nairobi voter has gone to court to demand that Polycarp Igathe who resigned as Deputy Governor on January 12, 2018 be sworn in as Governor arguing that his resignation was never communicated to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. In court documents, voter Patrick Kiiru wants