More stories

  • in

    Tanga Tanga MPs stranded after construction of KENOL-SAGANA-MARUA carriageway turns locals towards Uhuru in new wave.

    For the earlier part of president Uhuru’s second term, the center that’s known as Kenol in Murang’a county was an easy target for his critics. Members of tanga tanga constantly held it up as the best example of how his presidency had failed his Mount Kenya backyard in particular, and the country in general. Capitalising […] More

  • in

    Chaos in Muranga as rival groups clash ahead of DP Ruto’s rally

    Chaos are currently being witnessed in Muranga’s Kenol area where rival groups of youth are clashing ahead of DP William Ruto’s visit in the area. Property worth millions have also been torched to the ground and roads barricaded, with motorists using alternative routes. Deputy President William Ruto will be hosted in Kandara by the area […] More

  • in

    Jubilee Party now declines nominating candidates for Muranga by-election

    The Jubilee Party will not conduct party primaries for its Gaturi Ward by-election in Muranga. The seat fell vacant following the death of area MCA Cyrus Mbembe. Rosemary Mary Wakuthi, Esther Mwihaki and Joshua Githinji who had expressed interests to run returned their nomination papers at the party’s Pangani Headquarters yesterday and were told of […] More

  • in

    Punguza Mizigo Rejection in Muranga Proves William Ruto and Tanga Tanga have no Political Teeth in Central Kenya

    It is an open secret that Deputy President William Ruto has been secretly supporting the Punguza Mizigo Initiative by Thirdway Alliance leader Ekuru Aukot. A number of politicians, from DP Ruto’s wing have been urging county assemblies to pass the initiative saying it is the best bet for Kenyans and not the BBI proposals. However, […] More

  • in

    Murang’a Governor Mwangi Wa Iria and Senator Irungu Kanga’ata Clash

    Murang’a Governor Mwangi Wa Iria and Senator Irungu Kanga’ata on Friday clashed before a parliamentary committee. Wa Iria, who appeared before the Senate County Public Accounts and Investments Committee, accused Kang’ata of using issues raised by the Auditor General to incite the residents against his administration. Muranga Governor, Mwangi Wa Iria accused his Senator, Irungu […] More