While some think the decision by the DP to publicly disown the Tangatanga brigade was a blessing in disguise for Luhya leaders to close ranks and chart the elusive unity ahead of 2022 polls, others say nothing will change and disunity in the region may even be more pronounced.
~ The Star
Deputy President William Ruto has issued a warning to unnamed individuals whom he accused of mobilising his 2022 presidential campaigns behind his back.
President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday ordered ministers to cooperate with Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i, and told anyone disgruntled with his elevation as 'development czar' to quit.
Critics found that line hard to sell, saying Dr Ruto had bowed to mounting pressure to call out his lieutenants or risk losing the goodwill of the President and the Jubilee Party, an influential factor in the succession.
Deputy President William Ruto has disowned Vijana West Pokot who took to the street on Wednesday, January 30, to endorse his early 2022 presidential bid.
The rise of William Ruto from a nondescript Kanu operative to the kingpin of the Kalenjin is reminiscent of the epic movie where a centurion rose to become an indispensable general through wit, grit and sheer ruthlessness!
President Uhuru Kenyatta dramatically implemented that last week when he issued an Executive Order placing Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i in charge of all projects.
According to the London based non-profit, non-governmental organisation whose mission is to analyse and promote the understanding of major international issues and current affairs, there are still challenges facing the full implementation of the 2...
He is under immense pressure from some of his kitchen cabinet and the family to abandon Ruto and craft a new political arrangement with his two-time rival turned ally Raila with whom he entered a deal through the now famous handshake last March.
Kibicho’s role is to manage the revamped provincial administration where all regional and county commissioners have been given power to monitor and ensure implementation of all government projects.
Today, the protesting MPs – over a dozen of them — mostly drawn from ODM, have had the implicit support from the governors of Kilifi, Taita Taveta, Tana River, and Kwale.
State House insiders, who spoke to the Sunday Nation in confidence, said the President is increasingly frustrated by the slow progress of projects with less than four years to the end of his term — but was determined to take on those he thought we...
Under the umbrella of of Vijana West Pokot, the group comprising mainly of youths thronged streets of Kapenguria with placards and public address systems chanting slogans endorsing Ruto's presidency between 2022 and 2032.
Fast forward, the Stop Ruto Movement, whose public face has become Murathe and Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu is replaying the events of the 1970s by trying to put all manner of hurdles against the DP.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is simply tolerating his deputy William Ruto because the two, now, have separate agendas, political analyst Mutahi Ngunyi has claimed.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 3 – Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday reiterated his call for Kenyans to remain steadfast on development and stability instead of engaging in endless politicking.
The former Gatanga MP said he was happy that his lone efforts to stop Dr Ruto from assuming the top office had started bearing fruit after President Uhuru Kenyatta recently acted to curtail his powers.
Africa's foremost trade union leader Francis Atwoli says Kenyans will vote in elections for Members of County Assemblies, Senators and Governors and that will be it.