Irungu News

Murang'a Senator Irungu Kang'ata's mother dies at a Nairobi hospital

Murang'a Senator Irungu Kang'ata's mother has passed on after a long battle with diabetes and hypertension on Saturday, February 23.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 23, 2019

LSK stamps Ojienda clearance for JSC

The council also resolved on Monday not to admit a motion of no-confidence in LSK President Allen Gichuhi OJIENDA CASE Following the decision on Monday, Prof Ojienda will face off with the Independent Policing Oversight Authority's former chair Macharia Njeru, Mr Alex Gatundu, Mr Gathii Irungu and Mr Charles Mongare.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

KRA demands Sh10.3bn tax on SportPesa winners

In 2014, Mr Benson Irungu Kariuki won some Sh2,400 after a successful bet on the SportPesa platform.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

Uproar over Tom Ojienda's bid to contest LSK poll

This was after the society’s President Allen Gichuhi on Friday differed with the decision by the LSK council to clear all five candidates despite an in-house vetting committee disqualifying Prof Ojienda and former Kiambu County Assembly Speaker Gathii Irungu.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 15, 2019

Omtatah petitions labour court to quash new parastatal picks

The beneficiaries include former governors Joshua Irungu (Laikipia) and David Nkedianye (Kajiado).

The Star , Kenya Feb 11, 2019

DCI urged to probe disappearance of human rights defender

In a statement on Sunday, Amnesty International Executive Director Irungu Houghton called on investigating agencies to move with speed and establish Mwatha’s whereabouts.

The Star , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

Kalembe Ndile, Wavinya Ndeti among poll losers awarded plum jobs in Uhuru's new appointmen

- Uhuru appointed Ndeti chairperson of the Governing Council of Kenya Water Institute - Ndile was appointed member of the Tanathi Water Works Development Agency - Former governors David Ole Nkedianye and Joshua Irungu were also appointed chairs to different boards - Other big names in the new parastatal appointments were retired marathoners Paul Tergat and Kathrine Ndereba President Uhuru Kenyatta has made fresh appointments which has seen former governors and Members of Parliament (MPs) land lucrative jobs as board directors and chairpersons of major parastatal bodies.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

Weathering against the storm in Laikipia

The former governor, Joshua Irungu, however petitioned against his win.

The Star , Kenya Feb 8, 2019

Apex court to decide Ndiritu’s future today

Former Governor Joshua Irungu tried to join the petition but the court said it was late.

The Star , Kenya Feb 7, 2019

Ekeza Sacco assets to be auctioned

Mr Stephen Irungu, who hoped to buy a piece of land through the scheme, joined Ekeza on April 15, 2016, depositing Sh103,000.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 30, 2019