Modern Eye Hospital to be set up in Bahati to address rising cases, MP reveals

Plans are underway for construction of an ultra-modern Eye Hospital in Bahati sub County of Nakuru County to try and address the rising eye medical complications in the area. Area MP Onesmus Kimani Ngunjiri has revealed that through his Hands of Mercy Ngunjiri Foundation, he is in talks with Rotary Club of Nairobi Utumishi, and VOSH USA medics over the same. The Legislator was speaking at Githioro Assistant County Commissioner’s office in Lanet on Saturday during the closure of a one week free eye medical exercise. “Through my friends and…

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Nakuru leaders fault government for denying Senator, MP access to State function

Nakuru leaders have condemned an incident in which Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika and Nakuru Town East MP David Gikaria were denied access to a function officiated by President Uhuru Kenyatta at the Rift Valley Regional Headquarters office in Nakuru on Tuesday. Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika on Tuesday said she was blocked from attending a function in Nakuru that was presided over by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Kihika, in a post on Facebook, said she was blocked, together with Nakuru Town East MP David Gikaria, from the function in which the President…

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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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MP Ngunjiri lashes out at NHIF Board over new regulations

Kimani Ngunjiri

Bahati MP Onesmus Kimani Ngunjiri has lashed out at NHIF Board for coming up with new regulation policies that he terms as ‘unfriendly’ to the common citizen. According to Ngunjiri the regulation to have NHIF limited to cater for only 5 children in a family besides Kenyans paying in advance is uncalled and should be revisited before it is implemented. The vocal Nakuru Jubilee Legislator has lashed out at the government over the move saying it is meant to harm the common citizens. He says as Members of Parliament they…

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MP Ngunjiri faults Ministry on 100 percent transition program

Bahati MP Kimani Ngunjiri has lashed out at the Ministry of Education 100 percent transition program saying children are set to be dumped onto schools without the necessary infrastructure to host them. Speaking in Bahati while issuing bursary cheques to more than 200 needy students in the area, Ngunjiri said a lot of schools are grappling with congestions yet little has been done to salvage the situation. According to him, the need by the government to see children continue their education is a good initiative, however, he said foundation in…

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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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