Author: Rawlings Otieno

Senate queries plans to install spy gadget

Reading Time: 2 minutes Senators have launched inquiry into government’s plans to install Device Management System (DMS), which they say will compromise the privacy […]

Counties yet to remit Sh65b pension cash, union reveals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pension debts have increased tenfold since the onset of devolution due to lack of proper regulations and enforcement, Kenya County […]

Sh63b medical equipment in 25 counties found defective

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some 25 counties have reported that medical equipment supplied under the controversial Sh63 billion Managed Equipment Service (MES) programme are […]

Drop entire Budget and redraft another, Azimio tells Ruto

Reading Time: 3 minutes Azimio la Umoja has demanded the withdrawal of the Finance Bill, 2023 in its entirety, accusing President William Ruto’s administration […]

TSC budgets Sh74b for new teachers

Reading Time: 2 minutes Teachers Service Commission (TSC) seeks to spend Sh74 billion to recruit at least 111,870 teachers in the next five years […]

Senate asked to intervene in teachers’ arrears row

Reading Time: 2 minutes A petitioner wants the Senate to summon the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to explain why salary arrears for P1 teachers […]

Governors push for Sh20b to develop urban centres

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Council of Governors (CoG) wants the government and Parliament to allocate Sh20 billion to support urbanisation and urban development […]

Senators push for release of minor offenders

Reading Time: < 1 minute Senators want the government to administratively release minor offenders or recommend a law change to decongest correctional facilities. This even […]