Pressure piles on CS Mohammed to resign over contraband sugar

The raging sugar wars escalated yesterday after three MPs from Western Kenya demanded the immediate resignation of Cabinet Secretary for Industry and Trade, Aden Mohammed for allegedly shielding sugar barons and cartels. Should he fail to vacate office within seven days office, the MPs Savula (Lugari) and Justus Murunga (Matungu) and Vihiga County Women Representative Beatrice Adagala have threatened to mobilize farmers

MPs summon Matiang’i, Kiunjuri and Aden to shed light on importation of  illicit sugar

Cabinet Secretaries, Fred Matiang’i (Interior), Mwangi Kiunjuri (Agriculture) and Aden Mohammed (Trade and Industry) have been summoned to Parliament to shed light on importation of contraband and poisonous sugar. Agriculture and Livestock committee said on Tuesday that Matiang’i, Kiunjuri and Mohammed have been invited to tell the country ‘on what they know about the unfolding scandal’ “It is for this reason that

Detectives zero in on Silicy and Waiguru as MPs move to have the two probed

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations are trying to piece together information that Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and her predecessor Cabinet Secretary Health Ms. Silicy Kariuki may have been involved in the fresh 9 billion National Youth Service (NYS) scandal. They are seeking to establish the role of Waiguru at the helm of the devolution ministry before being hived

Calls to disband EACC premature, DPP tells Senate

Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has opposed calls for the disbandment of the Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission (EACC) saying it has ‘expertise’ to fight corruption. Appearing before the Senate justice, legal affairs and human rights committee on Wednesday, Mr Haji said the calls to abolish the anti-graft agency were premature as the institution requires support to deliver on its

Five MPs want CS Sicily Kariuki to resign over Ksh9 billion NYS scandal

Five MPs want Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki to resign over Sh9 billion National Youth Service (NYS) scandal. They said Ms Kariuki must be treated like all other NYS suspects for President Uhuru Kenyatta’s war against graft to be taken seriously. Ms Kariuki was the Public Service CS when the suspicious payments were made. The  MPs include Sylvanus Osoro (South Mugirango),

Three more days left for Groove Awards voting

Fans have 3 more days to vote for their favourites for the Groove with Safaricom season as the awards ceremony

GOtv World Cup opening ceremony celebrations

GOtv subscribers last night were relishing the official 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match in style as they were treated

NRG Radio launches in Eldoret and Mombasa

NRG Radio has embarked on its expansion plan launching two frequencies in two key cities in the country, Eldoret 98.4FM