Frustrated for supporting Ruto? Kihika, Gikaria locked out of Presidential function

Nakuru County Senator Susan Kihika and Nakuru Town East MP David Gikaria were today barred from accessing the venue of a public event. The two who are ardent supporters of the Deputy President were turned back at the gate of the venue. Police manning the entrance said they had “orders from above” to bar the two from accessing the venue. “We have orders from above to prevent politicians from coming to meeting,” said a senior police officer at the entrance. He added that the gathering was meant to be apolitical…

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Nakuru County Government denies death from Foot and Mouth disease

A section of Nakuru County leaders and residents have come out guns blazing after the county government. This comes after the office of the Governor, through the director of communications Beatrice Obwocha, released a statement denying that cows had died in Bahati and Subukia following an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease. “Surveillance was made to the affected areas by a team from the Veterinary Department to ascertain the claim of dead animals. There was no evidence of cattle death due to FMD in Bahati and Subukia Sub-counties or any…

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Governor Lee is incompetent, clueless and visionless – Susan Kihika

Outspoken Nakuru County Senator, Susan Kihika, has described Governor Lee Kinyanjui of incompetence and lacking in vision. In a scathing attack on social media, that first time senator and former speaker of the Nakuru County Assembly described the governor in unflattering terms adding that her criticism should not be seen as early campaigns. “When in the course of my oversight duties I stated that Lee’s Administration had returned the money, not just some pocket change but 3.9 billion to the treasury despite the myriad of problems facing our county, he…

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Senator Susan Kihika denies holding dual citizenship

Nakuru county senator Susan Kihika has denied claims that she holds dual citizenship. In a post on her official Facebook Page, the outspoken Senator rubbished the claims calling it a work of busybodies. “Did I read somewhere that am being accused of holding Dual Citizenship?” Posed the Senator. “For the record; I only hold Kenyan Citizenship. But it’s ok to let the busybodies earn their daily bread. These streets are rough,” added the Senator who had been accused of holding both Kenyan and US citizenship. Earlier this week, activist Okiya…

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2022 succession politics dominate speeches at Inua Mama meeting Nakuru edition

The 2022 succession politics and debate around referendum dominated speeches during the Inua Mama Nakuru County edition held on Friday at the Nakuru ASK grounds. The women political leaders drawn from various counties in the country led by Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika in their speeches making it clear that they will not be intimidated. Addressing at the meeting, Kihika as women leaders they will continue to fight for their democratic space without any intimidation form any quota. Kihika also using the opportunity to hit out at the former Prime Minister…

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Jubilee Vice-chair David Murathe resigns

David Murathe, the Jubilee Party Vice-Chair has resigned from the post. The former Gatanga MP who lost his seat to Peter Kenneth in 2002 resigned from his post earlier on Sunday saying he couldn’t continue sitting on the Party’s National Executive Council with DP Ruto. Lately, the MP who was today described as a “political reject” by Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika has been in the frontline saying that the Deputy President has already served two terms. He has threatened to go to court to block the DP’s Presidential bid. “Section…

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