Author: Mercy Mwai

Lucrative pay fuels cutthroat MP contest

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenyan legislators are among the highest paid in the world, making competition for elective seats stiff. On average, an MP […]

Committee wants probe on Sh3b for emergency relief

Reading Time: 2 minutes A house committee has asked the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) to investigate top officials of the State Department for […]

Why Uhuru rejected Bills despite Speaker’s advice

Reading Time: 2 minutes National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi yesterday warned that the three bills rejected by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday may lapse […]

Report gives thumbs-up to women, youth roles

Reading Time: < 1 minute The 12th Parliament will go down as the House that failed to implement the two-thirds gender rule despite its high […]

Both Houses did poorly on probes into sugar, Solai, graft scams

Reading Time: 2 minutes As the curtains came down on the 12th Parliament, House committees of the bicameral assemblies have been accused of failing […]

In record of Bills, MPs excel on Uhuru’s Big 4, but fail Wanjiku

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Twelveth Parliament focused more on passing legislation to implement President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Big Four agenda than on being Wanjiku’s […]

Former envoy Kiema Kilonzo rebuffs Wiper pleas

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya’s former Ambassador to Uganda Kiema Kilonzo has rejected Wiper Party leader Kalonzo Musyoka’s overtures for him to drop his […]

Uhuru plan to issue million deeds exposes land sharks

Reading Time: 4 minutes Beware of land grabbers whose job is to move around the country looking for idle land which they can claim […]