Kirinyaga News

Moses Kuria raises alarm over Parliament's delay in passing Coffee Bill

Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru has also voiced her rejection of the bill.

The Star , Kenya Jan 19, 2019

Moses Kuria raises red flag over Parliament's delay in passing Coffee Bill

Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru has also voiced her rejection of the bill.

The Star , Kenya Jan 19, 2019

Vet on Call: Not all downer cows are cases of deadly milk fever

Wachira, Kirinyaga:My cow has been down for a week.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

Dialogue with MCAs to end bursaries' stalemate, Ngirici tells Waiguru

Kirinyaga woman rep Wangui Ngirici has called on governor Anne Waiguru to dialogue with MCAs to end the stalemate over bursary funds in the county.

The Star , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

Trouble in Kirinyaga county as MCAs threaten to kick out governor Anne Waiguru

- Kirinyaga county Assembly approved a budget of KSh 70 million for bursary kitty - Each of the 20 wards was to receive KSh 3.5 million to support needy students in the county - The governor slashed the budget to KSh 20 million leaving wards with KSh 1 million each - The MCAs have now threatened to impeach Waiguru if she fails to release the Ksh 70 million they approved Ward representatives in Kirinyaga county have threatened to impeach governor Anne Waiguru over failure to disburse KSh 70 million that had been approved by the Assembly for bursary kitty.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

Council did not trust Mvurya despite deal

Samboja said there was a deal on December 2017 that Mvurya leads the council and be deputized by Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru.“It was to mature after six months.

The Star , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Oparanya tells off Mvurya for criticising CoG election

The agreement was that Mvurya would take over form the Nanok after six months and be deputised by Kirinyaga's Anne Waiguru.

The Star , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Accept defeat, Njuki tells CoG poll losers

The gentleman’s agreement stipulated that Mr Mvurya would take over form the Turkana governor after six months and be deputised by Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Oparanya's election a betrayal, Mvurya says

The gentleman’s agreement stipulated that Mr Mvurya would take over form the Turkana governor after six months and be deputised by Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 15, 2019

Governor Salim Mvurya cries foul after losing to Oparanya in Council of Governors' electio

- Mvurya was promised the CoG chair's job by Jubilee following the 2017 General Election - He was to be deputised by Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru - However, when time to pick new CoG leaders came, both Mvurya and Waiguru were left out - Mvurya said he did not take part in the election after the CoG changed its earlier position - Wycliffe Oparanya became new chair whereas Governor Mwangi Wa Iria was picked as deputy - The handshake between Uhuru and Raila is suspected to have tilted the scale in Oparanya's favour Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya is a very disappointed man following the Monday, January 14, Council of Governors (CoG) Executive Election that saw his Kakamega counterpart Wycliffe Oparanya land the coveted CoG chair's job.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 15, 2019