The People

  • Why 2017 could be Ogwambo’s last bullet!
    by PD Correspondent on May 28, 2017 at 11:45 pm

    Yesterday, Raila Odinga was cleared by the electoral commission to vie for presidency in the August 8 election. He was among four others cleared for the race. And four others will be cleared today. This gives Raila a fourth chance to make a stab at the country’s top job. However, this time […]

  • Dida cleared after hitch
    by Sarah Ndungu on May 28, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission yesterday cleared Ekuru Aukot (Third Way Alliance) and Abduba Dida (Alliance for Real Change) to vie for presidency in the August 8 General Election. Aukot, who was first to present his papers, will be deputised by Emmanuel Nzai promised fresh […]

  • Four Nasa luminaries lose phones in rally frenzy
    by Sarah Ndungu on May 28, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    National Super Alliance (Nasa) leaders found themselves in the literal meaning of their coalitions acronym after most phones were ‘naswad’ during a rally. Siaya Senator James Orengo’s phone was the first to go missing in the crowd outside City Hall where the team had gone for a […]

  • Handful cleared for Senate race in day one of nominations
    by People Daily on May 28, 2017 at 9:47 pm

    People Daily Team @PeopleDailyKe Senatorial aspirants started to present nomination papers to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) yesterday alongside the presidential candidates. Among those who were cleared yesterday are Nominated MP Johnson Sakaja (Nairobi), Kiambu […]

  • Nkaissery assures of security during General Election
    by Christine Musa on May 28, 2017 at 9:42 pm

    Interior Cabinet secretary Joseph Nkaissery has assured Kenyans that security has been beefed up ahead of the August 8 poll, especially in Northern Kenya and other volatile regions. Addressing a rally at Olootulugum village Kajiado Central yesterday, Nkaissery urged Kenyans “not to panic as […]

  • Mbo-i-Kamiti folds after years of deadly wrangles
    by Clement Kamau on May 28, 2017 at 9:40 pm

    Controversy-ridden Kiambu- based land buying company, Mbo-i-Kamiti, has finally folded following the successful subdivision of its vast properties and the subsequent issuance of allotment letters to its 8,000 members. This follows years of vicious wrangles which have been linked to the deaths of […]

  • Nyamira residents say no to governor soda, demand unga
    by Evans Nyakundi on May 28, 2017 at 9:38 pm

      Nyamira Governor John Nyagarama had a difficult time on Friday calming residents who were demanding unga instead of soda he had offered. The governor, who was delivering bursary fund of Sh20 million to more than 2,000 needy children across Borabu constituency, had to contend with shouts of […]

  • Munya urges Uhuru to fast-track development projects in Meru
    by Dorcas Mbatia on May 28, 2017 at 9:38 pm

    Meru Governor Peter Munya has called on President Uhuru Kenyatta to fast-track his 2012 campaigns pledges. Speaking yesterday at Gitoro in Imenti North after addressing teachers from the area, Munya said some Jubilee development projects have not been fully implemented in the region. […]

  • Kenyan honoured in Geneva for promoting maternal health
    by Charles Muasya on May 28, 2017 at 9:32 pm

    The Women in Global Health (WGH) Movement has honoured Kenya’s Mercy Owuor of Lwala Community Alliance alongside 12 other women during a gala event that took place in Geneva, on the margins of the ongoing World Health Assembly. WGH is a movement that strives for greater gender equality in […]

  • State to spend Sh6b on school infrastructure, says Kipsang
    by People Daily on May 28, 2017 at 9:30 pm

    Mathew Ndung’u @PeopleDailyKe In a bid to attain the government’s agenda of having a 100 per cent transition from primary to secondary schools, the Education ministry has set aside Sh6 billion for infrastructural development of schools in the next financial year. Speaking during St […]