Ruto, allies warn Raila against politicising BBI

Ruto, allies warn Raila against politicising BBI

By EVANS KIPKURAMore by this Author By STANLEY KIMUGEMore by this Author Deputy President William Ruto and his allies have warned ODM leader Raila Odinga against politicising the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). Mr Ruto, who spoke in Soy, Keiyo South, Elgeyo-Marakwet, maintained that the Jubilee Party stood for the unity of the country. “Those who […]

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Nick Ruto takes his father’s 2022 campaigns to the grassroots

Nick Ruto takes his father’s 2022 campaigns to the grassroots

By JUSTUS OCHIENG’More by this Author Deputy President William Ruto’s eldest son, Nick Kipkurgat, has officially joined his father’s presidential campaign team ahead of the 2022 election. Nick, a lawyer-cum-businessman, has been making public appearances mainly in church harambees ostensibly to raise funds, but which he frequently uses to rally support behind his father. A […]

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Raila hand to influence change of law strengthened by rejection of Aukot bill

Raila hand to influence change of law strengthened by rejection of Aukot bill

By KWENDO OPANGAMore by this Author Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga’s hand to influence change to Kenya’s nine-year-old Constitution, and with it shape the architecture of the Kenyatta II succession, has been greatly strengthened. The ongoing rejection of Punguza Mizigo, Thirdway Alliance’s drive for small parliament and parsimonious government, by County Assemblies, renders Building Bridges […]

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Eliud Kipchoge busts mythical two-hour marathon barrier

President Uhuru Kenyatta leads Kenyans in congratulating Kipchoge

By GEOFFREY ANENEMore by this Author Kenyans Saturday took to social media to congratulate Eliud Kipchoge after he became the first man to run the marathon under two hours during INEOS 1:59 Challenge at Prater Park, Vienna. Kipchoge completed the race in one hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds and President Uhuru Kenyatta led the […]

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The marathon: five milestones of a legendary race

The marathon: five milestones of a legendary race

By AFPMore by this Author First run in Athens in 1896 in just under three hours, the marathon has become the classic challenge for thousands of runners around the world every year. As Kenyan Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge attempts the previously unthinkable feat of breaking the two-hour barrier Saturday, AFP looks back at other marathon […]

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President’s effort to reach out to other players laudable

By CALEB OMINOMore by this Author The pyramids are one of Africa’s greatest achievements. They have enchanted travellers for centuries without losing, their magic. The pyramids still hold secrets in their midst which scientists with the most modern technology still cannot unravel. The Egyptian engineers and architects planned secret tunnels and burial halls to hide […]

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Eliud Kipchoge ready to bust 2-hour marathon barrier

Eliud Kipchoge ready to bust 2-hour marathon barrier

By AFPMore by this Author Kenya’s Olympic and world champion Eliud Kipchoge said Thursday he was confident of busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon this weekend, an achievement he ranks with man’s first landing on the moon. The 34-year-old will make the attempt on Saturday in Vienna in a huge park where the […]

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