Intimidation is now ensuing in Jubilee Party after some of
the Party Senators opted to turn down President Uhuru Kenyatta’s intrigue to
pass the proposed third revenue share debate on Tuesday.
Senate Majority Whip and Muranga Senator Irungu Kang’ata,
moments after the debate, said the Jubilee party would take
Senators have shot down a proposal to defer the
implementation of the proposed third formula for revenue allocation to counties
to the 2021/2022 fiscal year.
The motion, which was moved by Senate Majority Whip, Senator
Irungu Kang'ata, was shot down by 25 Senators.
22 Senators were in support of the
The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji has
directed the Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai and the Independent
Policing Oversight Authority (IPOA) to expedite investigations into an assault
incident of a female Member of Nairobi County Assembly by police on Tuesday.
The Mlango Kubwa Member of County
The British Council has offered to support local fashion designers to boost the growth of a sustainable creative industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The support will be through a programme aimed at developing
the stakeholder’s skills, knowledge and global networks.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and
Kenyan government officials aboard a plane headed to Tanzania’s
former President Benjamin Mkapa’s funeral service were forced to return to
Kenya mid-air on Tuesday.
According to Tanzania online publication outlet The Citizen,
authorities cited bad weather as the reason why the plane returned back to
Foreign Affairs and East African
Equity Group has been awarded Best Bank in Africa, Excellence in Leadership in Africa and for the second time in a row, Africa’s Best Digital Bank.
According to Euromoney, Equity has managed a rare feat for
banks on the continent, to become a domestic champion and substantial
Shareholders of Tuskys Supermarkets have agreed to offer a
majority stake to a strategic equity investor.
In a statement, the 7 shareholders of Orakam Holdings - the company that owns Tusker Mattresses Limited have said the equity investor will be required to provide strategic leadership for the
Vodacom Tanzania International Mobile Money Transfer Service M-Pesa defied COVID-19 pressure to make TSh102 billion (Ksh4.8 billion) globally in profits between March and June 2020.
According to a statement from Vodacom, International
transfers increased by 300 percent in the period under review.
“We continued to widen our partner
President Uhuru Kenyatta has banned the sale of alcohol in eateries and restaurants and ordered that bars remain closed indefinitely.
Restaurants will have to contend with closing shops at 7 pm after the president revoked the earlier 8 pm closing time.
In his address to
For the umpteenth time in a month, the Senate has been
failing to debate the proposed third division of revenue formula to Counties.
On Thursday, July 23, the Chairperson of the Senate Standing
Committee on Finance, Kirinyaga County Senator Charles Kibiru failed to table
the Committee’s recommendations on the