Miguna Miguna Receives Kenyan Passport.

Lawyer Miguna Miguna has finally received his passport to travel back to Kenya after close to five years since his exile

Initially President William Ruto had promised to bring back Miguna Miguna if he clinches the presidential seat.

Taking to social media on Tuesday evening, the embattled lawyer said that President William Ruto had ensured the processing of his passport which sets the stage for his return to Kenya.

According to the outspoken lawyer, he did not need to sign any documents as previously ordered for him to get the travel document.

“1687 days after Uhuru Kenyatta, @RailaOdinga, Fred Matiang’i, @Karanjakibicho and  @GKihalangwa CONSPIRED to illegally SEIZE and DESTROYED my Kenyan Passport, President  @WilliamsRuto has had a new one DELIVERED to me. Waiting for the LIFTING of RED ALERTS,” Miguna wrote on Twitter.

“I didn’t have to sign the silly forms they were speaking about.”

This comes after Miguna recently assured Kenyans that President Ruto would help facilitate his return to Kenya.

Rayvanny Breaks up with Paula Kajala.

Tanzanian singer Raymond Shaban popularly known as Rayvanny has confirmed that he broke up with his girlfriend Paula Kajala.

In a live performance in Sumbawanga on Saturday, Rayvanny said he has made peace with his heart and parted ways with Paula.

The singer advised his fans not to fall in love without thinking through it.
“Don’t allow love to confuse you, don’t liken love to food, I made peace with my heart and ended my relationship with Paula,” Rayvanny said.

He opened up on being attracted to singer Nandy.” Love is difficult, I wished I was with Nandy but Billnas has already married her. I wished I fought with Simba to have Zuchu,” said Rayvanny.

Irene Gakwa a Kenyan Nurse Goes Missing in the United States.

Irene Gakwa,32-year-old is a Kenyan nurse who went missing in late February from her home where she used to live with her boyfriend in Gillete,Wyoming County.

The family in Rongai, Kajiado County is now pleading to law enforcers in the United States to help in finding their missing daughter whom they can’t tell if she is alive or dead.

Irene Gakwa left Kenya in 2019 in search of a better life and further her studies in the United States before she went missing in late February 2022.

“When Wairimu responses and communications were not verbal anymore the message I received was that when her phone dropped in water the communication could not be done verbally and so I understood maybe the day after tomorrow she would have a phone to communicate but never came to be …,” says Francis Kambo – Irene’s Father.  

Kambo says they continued to communicate via WhatsApp messages although her written messages sounded odd unlike before when she could mix Swahili and Kikuyu, her responses were only in English and there he sensed something was amiss.He shared his concerns with his two sons who are also living in the US .

“That very day he said she is not responding, I called the second born and he told me I will get to her he tried and there was no response, I said call her they called and there no response,” added the father.

The search begun in San Antonio, Texas where she had allegedly moved to after complaining of cold in Wyoming but she was nowhere to be found. The brothers then took the search to her boyfriend Nathan Hightman’s place in Gillete City.

“They went there and they got the guy they asked him, he could not talk then they went to the police and reported after reporting the police went to talk to him he refused to talk and he referred them to the lawyer and that was that,” says Kambo

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua Officially Takes Over Harambee House Annex.

Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua on Monday hosted a group of Bishops in his new office at Harambee House Annex.

Speaking on Monday, Gachagua said the Bishops blessed his new office as he embarks on his duties as Kenya’s Deputy President.

“I thank our Bishops for taking time to bless the office and commit our work to God as I help President William Ruto in managing the affairs of our Great Nation,” said Gachagua.

The deputy president also received a brief from staff at his new office as he gets ready for duty.

“We are now ready to work and change our country’s trajectory towards recovery.  I have settled at my new office at Harambee House Annex and it’s all systems go.”

“I thank the senior staff at the office of the Deputy President for the very exhaustive brief and the assurance of them being efficient in running the office and service delivery to the people of Kenya,” he said.

Queen Elizabeth II Coffin Lowered into Royal Vault

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin was on Monday lowered into the Royal Vault at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, bringing to an end public mourning for Britain’s longest-reigning monarch. 

Huge crowds from all over the world gathered in London to watch as the queen’s flag-draped coffin, topped with the Imperial State Crown, her orb and sceptre, was carried slowly to a gun carriage from parliament’s Westminster Hall where it had lain in state since Wednesday.

To the tune of pipes and drums, the gun carriage — used at every state funeral since Queen Victoria’s in 1901 — was then drawn by 142 junior enlisted sailors in the Royal Navy to Westminster Abbey.

The thousand-year-old church’s tenor bell tolled 96 times at one-minute intervals — one for every year of her life — and stopped a minute before the service began at 11:00 am (1000 GMT).

In his funeral sermon, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby praised the queen’s life of duty and service to the UK and Commonwealth.

“People of loving service are rare in any walk of life. Leaders of loving service are still rarer,” he told the 2,000 guests, who included US President Joe Biden and Japan’s Emperor Naruhito.

The coffin was then borne, to the rhythmic strains of funeral marches, on a three-hour journey through the streets of London to Windsor Castle, west of the capital.

All along the route, a sea of arms were raised aloft, clutching mobile phones, to record the choreographed display of military precision

Seven Abducted,Church Burnt Down in Cameroon

Five priests, one sister and two churchgoers were abducted by attackers who set fire to a church in western Cameroon, the Catholic Church said Sunday.

The church of St Mary in the village of Nchang was “burned by unknown armed men” in the attack on Friday, the Bamenda Provincial Episcopal Conference said.

“It was with great shock and utter horror that we, the Bishops (of the BAPEC) learnt of the burning down of the St Mary’s Catholic Church, Nchang… and the kidnapping of five priests, one religious sister and two lay faithful by unknown gunmen,” the statement said.

“This act was completely unprecedented and, as of now, no concrete reason has been given for this heinous act against the house of God and the messengers of God”.

The attacks has are often perpetrated by separatist groups and result in hostages being released after ransom demands or negotiations with local leaders.

President William Ruto Leaves the Country to Attend State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II in London

President William Ruto has left the country today morning to attend the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth in London.

Queen Elizabeth II who died on September 8, will be buried on Monday, September 19.

President William Ruto will be hosted by King Charles III and will attend a World Leaders Service in the evening.

The Head of State will thereafter join world leaders across the Atlantic in New York for the 77th Session of the UN General Assembly.

Azimio la Umoja Announces Parliamentary Leadership.

The Azimio la Umoja One Kenya coalition party announced its leaders at the Senate and the National Assembly on Saturday following a consultative two-day retreat held at the Stoni Athi Resort in Machakos County.

The announcement was done by Kalonzo Musyoka, one of the coalition’s co principals, at Upper Hill in Nairobi following the conclusion of the caucus that started on Friday.

The group meeting that was held on September 16th and 17th has come to an end. In the meeting, the Parliamentary group took stock of the state of the nation and developed its plan for the 13th Parliament,” said Kalonzo.

In the Senate, Kilifi Senator Stewart Madzayo was announced as the Minority Leader while his Kitui counterpart Enock Wambua will serve as his deputy.

Isiolo Senator Fatuma Dullo was named the Senate Minority Whip, deputised by Nairobi’s Edwin Sifuna.

In the National Assembly, Ugunja MP Opiyo Wandayi clinched the coalition’s Majority Leader slot with Kathiani legislator Robert Mbui as his deputy.

Vocal Suna East MP Junet Mohamed was announced as Majority Whip in the House, while Nominated MP Sabina Chege will serve as his deputy.


Kenya Kwanza Unveils Parliament Leadership

Kenya Kwanza coalition has elected Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichungwah as the National Assembly majority leader.

President William Ruto during a group meeting in Naivasha unveiled the list and announced that South Mugirango MP Sylvanus Osoro will be the majority Whip.

Kilifi North MP Owen Baya will be the Deputy leader of majority.

Marsabit County Woman Member to National Assembly, Naomi Waqo will Osoro’s deputy.

At the Senate, Kericho Senator Aaron Cheruiyot will take up the position of Majority leader.

Cheruiyot will be deputised by Nakuru Senator Tabitha Karanja.

Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale will occupy the Majority Whip position with Samburu Senator Lelegwe Ltumbesi as his Deputy.

During the Azimio parliamentary group meeting in Athi River, Wiper Leader Kalonzo Musyoka maintained that Azimio is the legal majority side in the national assembly.

“For the avoidance of doubt, the Azimio OKA coalition party is legally and legitimately the majority coalition in the National Assembly. This is not a matter for determination by any individual or office. It is simple arithmetic,” he saidRuto on the other hand says United Democratic Alliance (UDA) has the majority in the National Assembly.

“Our friends on the other side will choose the leaders of the minority because they are the minority. They just have to live with the reality. Let us not create a contest where there is none.” Ruto stated