The People

  • Republican condemns Trump’s ‘Fake News Awards’
    by People Daily on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Washington, Thursday Donald Trump unveiled the winners of his much-touted “Fake News Awards” late yesterday, hours after a maverick senator from the president’s own Republican party accused him of employing Stalinist language to “slur” and undermine the free press. […]

  • Nyandarua MCAs condemn violence
    by People Daily on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Judy Akuma @PeopleDailyKe Members of Nyandarua County Assembly have condemned the way in which their counterparts from Murang’a conducted themselves over leadership disputes. Addressing the press at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies in Nairobi yesterday, the Ward Reps’ chairperson […]

  • Zimbabwe to hold presidential election within five months
    by People Daily on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Harare, Thursday Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, the country’s new president has said, pointing to an earlier date than expected following the ousting of long-time ruler Robert Mugabe. President Emmerson Mnangagwa took office in November after a shock military takeover […]

  • Union threatens legal action over unpaid dues
    by Bernard Gitau on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Bernard Gitau @benagitau Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacist and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has threatened legal action over non-payment of medical-lecturers’ allowances. Union secretary general Ouma Oluga accused public universities of failing to pay lecturers who are doctors their […]

  • Matiang’i launches drive to boost Form One enrolment
    by Reuben Mwambingu on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Reuben Mwambingu @reubenmwambingu Coast region has come under sharp focus after Acting Education Cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i reiterated concern over slow uptake of Form One slots prompting review of deadline for reporting. He cited Kwale county where only 754 students had reported by […]

  • Australian senator calls for electoral reforms, dialogue
    by Seth Onyango on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Seth Onyango @SethManex Kenyan-born Australian Senator Lucy Gichuhi has called for speedy electoral reforms to avoid future poll disputes. Speaking during a public lecture at the University of Nairobi yesterday, Gichuhi termed the current electoral system a joke, adding that a lot needs to be done […]

  • Naivasha family mourns kin killed in Germany
    by People Daily on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    A Kenyan medic was murdered in Essen, Germany, on Wednesday evening by unknown people who raided her retail store. The body of 27-year-old Mary Kamathi was found lying on the floor of her shop with initial reports indicating that she was stabbed on the chest using a knife. Following the incident, […]

  • Government on top of things in Lamu security situation
    by Reuben Mwambingu on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Reuben Mwambingu @reubenmwambingu I nterior Cabinet secretary Fred Matiang’i has assured the public that the government is in control of the security situation in Lamu county. He said there is no cause for alarm despite recent spates of attacks by al Shabaab militants which have left several […]

  • Maa professionals ask MPs to approve Tobiko Cabinet job offer
    by Wangui Githugo on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Wangui Githugo @Wango_G Maa professionals have called on the National Assembly to approve former Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko following his nomination for a Cabinet position by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Speaking yesterday in Nairobi, the professionals defended his performance […]

  • Keep off Uasin Gishu matters, Chemno tells Nakuru leaders
    by Irene Githinji @gitshee on January 18, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    Irene Githinji @gitshee Uasin Gishu deputy Governor Daniel Chemno has cleared the air over what was reported as mistreatment of hawkers in Eldoret saying the matter has since been settled and business restored. He dismissed reports of ethnic profiling in the county and said false aspersions were […]