Ruto Cabinet Approves Breaking NHIF

The Cabinet has approved the proposal to scrap the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) and create three separate funds. The three new funds include the Primary Healthcare Fund, Social Health Insurance Fund, and Emergency, Chronic and Critical Illness Fund. In a meeting that was held at Kakamega State Lounge, the Cabinet noted that the splitting … Read more

Boniface Mwangi Sued After WhatsApp Arguments

Activist Boniface Mwangi has been sued by a Magistrate following an altercation between the photojournalist and a Judicial officer’s Lawyer.  According to Mwangi, what began as a normal WhatsApp chat soon escalated when the lawyer accused him of not being respectful to his client, the Magistrate. Based on the posts that Mwangi shared on his … Read more

KPA Boss William Ruto on Spot Over Ksh1.9 Billion Hole

Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Managing Director Captain William Ruto was put on the spot on Tuesday after a report from the Auditor General’s Office raised questions over the agency’s spending. The National Assembly Public Investments Committee on Commercial Affairs and Energy led by Pokot South MP David Pkosing took the official to task over audit … Read more

Indian Minister Gifts Duale 15 Parachutes for Combat

Defence Cabinet Secretary Aden Duale was on Tuesday gifted 15 parachutes by his Indian counterpart, Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh during his official visit to the Asian nation. During the handover ceremony, Singh noted that the parachutes manufactured by the Gliders India Limited, which include both main and reserve, will be used by the Kenyan … Read more

MP Intervenes to Save Lecturer Who Helped Her Secure Political Seat

Nominated Senator Esther Okenyuri covered the medical expenses of her former lecturer, who was receiving medical attention at a local hospital in Nairobi for several weeks. Dr Shem Khamadi, who has been working as a Senior Lecturer at Maasai Mara University’s School of Information Sciences, fell ill, prompting his beloved student to check on him.  … Read more

Top US Official Jets Into Kenya

U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa, Mike Hammer, has arrived in Nairobi where he is expected to meet various stakeholders to discuss the ongoing crisis in Sudan.  During his visit, he is scheduled to hold meetings with Kenyan and Ethiopian officials, as well as engage with officials from the African Union, the Intergovernmental … Read more

Angry Residents Call Out Ruto For Launching Old Projects

Vihiga County residents on Tuesday slammed President William Ruto ahead of his tour in the county to launch several projects. The residents during an interview were angered by the president’s visit to launch and commission a project already commissioned by the previous regime. “You are coming to re-launch roads that you launched when you were … Read more

India Acts After 3 People Heading to Nairobi Burn to Death

Indian authorities have swung into action after three people, two from Kenya, heading to Nairobi lost their lives in Mumbai after the hotel they were staying in caught fire. The three had been stuck at Hotel Galaxy in Santacruz, Mumbai after their flight had been delayed for 14 hours. After the tragic deaths, preliminary investigations … Read more

PS Hinga Explains Ksh1 Billion Inflation of Market Launched By Ruto

Housing Principal Secretary Charles Hinga was put in a tight spot over the expenditure of Ksh1 billion in the construction of Githurai Market launched by President William Ruto on August 5. Appearing before the National Assembly Committee on Housing on Monday, August 28, the PS explained the increase in construction cost of the Ksh1 billion … Read more