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Duale survives as Uhuru makes changes to National Assembly leadership, more changes expected

President Uhuru Kenyatta chaired a Jubilee Coalition National Assembly Parliamentary Group meeting at State House, Nairobi in his capacity as the Coalition’s Party Leader. The meeting was attended by Deputy President William Ruto (who is also the Jubilee Coalition’s Deputy Party Leader), Party Secretary General Raphael Tuju and a total …

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Ruto allies dropped from influential Senate committee positions

Nandi Senator Samson Cherargei and his Meru counterpart Mithika Linturi are among Jubilee Party rebels allied to Deputy President William Ruto who were on Tuesday removed from key Senate House committees. Addressing the press at Jubilee Party headquarters in Nairobi, Senate Majority Whip Irungu Kang’ata, announced that Senator Cherargei – …

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Murkomen, Kihika dismiss Senate leadership changes as null and void

Ousted Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen and his Nakuru counterpart – Susan Kihika, who were dropped as Leader of Majority and Majority Whip respectively have dismissed Senate leadership changes sanctioned by President Uhuru as null and void. In the new changes announced by State House spokesperson Kanze Dena-Mararo, Murkomen’s position …

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Ruto allies Murkomen, Kihika kicked out of influential Senate leadership positions

KANU’s Samuel Poghisio (West Pokot) has replaced Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen as the Majority leader in the Senate in new changes that have followed a parliamentary group meeting chaired by President uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi. Poghisio will be deputised by Isiolo Senator Fatuma Dillo as Muranga Senator …

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William Ruto: Uhuru, Raila-allied legislators ask DP to quit to pursue 2022 ambitions

About seventy lawmakers allied to President Uhuru Kenyatta and his new political associate Raila Odinga Wednesday asked Deputy President William Ruto to quit his role and focus on 2022 campaigns. The legislators, among them Kieni’s Kanini Kega, said Ruto was no longer effectively performing his role as the president’s principal …

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DP warns “reggae” will be stopped if it is used to preach negative ethnicity

Deputy President William Ruto has accused Orange Democratic Movement leaders of inciting tribes against each other while drumming up support for the Building Bridges Initiative. DP Ruto on Sunday claimed that politicians in Raila Odinga’s party have been using the rallies to whip up tribal animosity. He claimed they preach …

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