Governor Kinyanjui refutes claims of blocking planned DP Ruto allies’ BBI rally

Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui has refuted claims that he is blocking the purpoted planned BBi rally in Nakuru on 8th February. Addressing media in Nakuru on Wednesday,Kinyanjui said the County Government of Nakuru is yet to receive a formal request for the planned February 8th BBI rally. The meeting is being planned by a section of MPs loyal to Deputy President William Ruto. Kinyanjui added that once communication on the same is made,then shall the county act to facilitate necessary arrangements. “We shall facilitate necessary arrangements for the success of…

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ODM using BBI to pursue its political agenda – Ngunjiri

Bahati MP Onesmus Kimani Ngunjiri has called on Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leadership to stop using the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report to pursue its political agenda ahead of the 2022 General Election. Speaking in his constituency on Monday, Ngunjiri said there are clear indicators that BBI report is no longer about the recommendations. The MP argues that the several rallies planned to drum support for BBI report are nothing more than an avenue for misuse of public resources. The vocal Nakuru’s Jubilee legislator has appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta…

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Nakuru youths weigh in on debate surrounding BBI report

A section of Nakuru Youths have weighed in on the ongoing debate on the Building Bridges Initiative Report that is yet to be released. Addressing media in Nakuru on Friday under the umbrella ‘Nakuru Youths and Governance’, the youths led by Daniel Kimani have vowed to only support the report if it addresses the interest of the youths. They argued that for many years youths in the country have been used by politicians to gain mileage but then they remain aback on matters development. “We are also waiting for the…

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Ngunjiri to lobby MPs to reject BBI’s report if not citizen-centered

Bahati MP Onesmus Kimani Ngunjiri has vowed to lobby MPs to reject the Building Bridges Initiative Report if it does not factor in the interests of common citizens. Addressing media in Nakuru on Friday morning, the vocal legislator revealed that the BBI report proposal to have President elected through Parliamentary system is out of order as it leaves out citizens’ role in electoral process. The Bahati Legislator adding that the move by a section of leaders to create position for themselves through the BBI will not sail through. According to…

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Jubilee leaders-affiliated to DP vow to rally against BBI move

Jubilee leaders affiliated to the Deputy President Dr. William Arap Ruto on Saturday vowed to rally their support against the push by the Building Bridges Initiative that came after the handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM chief Raila Odinga. Speaking at All Saints Catholic Church in Kabazi Subukia Sub County in Nakuru, the leaders led by Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika said that the public participation that was conduct by BBI is wanting saying that they never reached out to get the opinion of the common mwananchi. Kihika has appealed…

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AIPCA church weighs in on ongoing Mau eviction debate

The AIPCA Church Bishops have weighed in on the ongoing debate of the Phase 2 Mau evictions vowing to support the government on the move. Addressing media at AIPCA Nakuru Town Church over the weekend, the Bishops led by Arch-Bishop Julius Njoroge Gitau who is also the head of the church in Kenya, the clergy said as a church they fully support the government policies. While stating that the move is aimed at ensuring environment conservation, the clergy however called on the government to ensure the exercise is carried out…

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