Murang’a County Unanimously Pass BBI. Becomes 19th County To Pass The Bill

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Counties voted for BBI

Muranga'a county has become the latest county to unanimously pass the BBI bill. The 53 MCA's vote yes for the bill. This comes barely 2 months after Murang'a and former senate majority whip Irungu Kangata wrote a letter to President Uhuru Kenyatta claiming the Bill is unpopular in the region. The bill now needs 5 more counties to pass. The counties are projected to finish voting today. The president and opposition leader-backed bill will now go to public participation where Kenyans will vote. 

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Tanga Tanga: Susan Kihika, Kimani Ngunjiri, Mohamed Ali And John Kiarie(JK) Arrested In Nakuru

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Tanga tanga members and allies to deputy president Willam Ruto today on 20th were arrested at Bahati Nakuru. Susan Kihika, Kimani Ngunjiri Mohammed Ali, and John Kiarie were conducting their campaigns at Nakuru. According to the area, OCS the three accompanied by other UDA party members were conducting campaigns without permission from the police. Chaos and unrest emerged when they claimed that they had notified junior constable police who denied it. The three who are a very close allied of William Ruto were to address the public at Bahati constituency in Nakuru county

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You Must Vote For BBI Or Face The Music. Rafael Tuju Orders Uasin Gishu Jubilee MCA’s.

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Jubilee party secretary-general has ordered Uasin Gishu members of the county assembly to vote for the BBI bill. Tuju hosted 17 MCA's from the county and ordered them to vote for the BBI or face losing their seats. All the 17 nominated MCA's were summoned at Nairobi and strictly ordered to vote in the bill if they want to retain their seats. One MCA who spoke to Nation said they were ordered to vote for the bill since it is undertaken by party leaders or they will face disciplinary actions.  The voting will be next week. 

"He (Tuju) told us that we must follow the party position on the BBI Bill, failure of which, we will face disciplinary action,” said Edwin Misoi, nominated MCA.

Jubilee sec-gen Rafael Tuju addressing the media in a past event. 

The above article states: "Disciplinary action shall be instituted against a member in cases of (f). Acting or advancing positions contrary to the party position. (g). Failure, neglect or refusal to carry out directives or instructions of the party."

However, Edwin Misoi argued that they will vote according to what the people of Uasin Gishu want. Rafael Tuju has been meeting with Jubilee nominated MCA's and ordering them to vote in the bill or face the party's disciplinary actions. 
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I Was Locked Out Of Statehouse Top Leaders Meeting. DP William Ruto

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Deputy President William Ruto has disclosed that he was not invited by the president to attend a meeting at the statehouse. According to Ruto, he spent all day in his office at Karen. His office did not receive an invitation from the statehouse. The meeting was to talk about the country's development agenda and all top leaders in the country were invited. Deputy President William Ruto who now focuses on his 2022 campaigns did not disclose any cause of him not being invited. There has been a standoff between the president and him. Their relationship has been deteriorating every single day with the president frankly asking him to resign from office if he is not happy with how the government is run. Their woes started after a handshake between the president and opposition leader former prime minister Raila Odinga. Ruto has on many occasions accused Raila Odinga of the failure of the jubilee government.

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Laikipia Becomes The 11th County To Pass BBI. Only 1 County Rejected It So Far.

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  • Counties That Has Passed BBI.

Laikipia has become the latest county to pass the building bridges initiative (BBI). Only one county has rejected the bill in the whole country. Baringo became the first county to reject BBI in a highly chaotic Sitting last week. Police officers were forced to intervene throwing teargas in the parliament. This was a supremacy battle between Gideon Mon and Deputy President William Ruto. The bill now only needs 13 more counties to proceed to the next stage.

As per 18th Feb 2020, These are The counties that has passed the bill.

Red. Represents Counties passed While Orange Represents Counties Rejected 

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Mt.Kenya Region Is Marginalized. Only BBI Will Save Us. Kabogo

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Former Kiambu governor William Kabobo now claims that the Mt. Kenya region is now marginalized. Kabogo was addressing church members at Kiambu where he had attended a fundraiser. Kabogo who was opposing the building bridges initiative (BBI) earlier, now wants the region people to embark on it. Kabogo said that the BBI is the only thing to save the M.t Kenya region since its advocating more resources and funds. He is now urging Kenyans to support BBI to save the country from sinking. Kabogo is among ex-governors who served only for a single term before being kicked out. Kabogo lost his sit to Waititu in 2017 who later was impeached and replaced by his deputy governor Nyoro. 

William Kabogo jumping from a chopper

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Irungu Kang’ata Is No Longer The Senate Chief-Whip, Kimani Wamatangi Replaces Him

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Murang'a county senator Irungu Kang'ata has been dismissed as senate majority chief whip. This comes just a few days after he wrote a letter to the president regarding the BBI with media houses as the postal address. Irungu who recently diverted to became William Ruto's allies is among those facing the wrath of the Jubilee party. The Jubilee party has recently expelled 6 of its nominated senators including Isaac Mwaura and Millicent Omanga. This was confirmed by party secretary general Rafael Tuju. Although Tuju said that the letter that Kang'ata wrote was not the main reason, it seems otherwise. Irungu Kang'ata became the senate majority whip after Susan Kihika was dismissed late last year. 

"Kang'ata was among those who sat in a meeting to discuss the dismissal of Senator Susan Kihika as Majority chief whip, what's special in his case?" Rafael Tuju

Kang'ata and the rest will now feel the jubilee party wrath as others are also targeted to be expelled 

Nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura To Be Expelled From Jubilee Party

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Nominated Jubilee senator Isaac Mwaura is Facing a throw-out from his Jubilee party. Isaac Mwaura was sermoned by the party over allegations he supporting another party. Mwaura is a nominated senator representing people living with disabilities. According to the letter from the party, Mwaura declared his support for United Alliance Party (UDA) on 30th Dec 2020 where he publicly wore UDA branded materials. This is against the party's rules. According to him, he is still loyal to the party and his expulsion has been politicized.  

Isaac Mwaura addressing the media at an earlier event. Source: Google

Mwaura earlier was accused of vandalizing opposition leader Raila Odinga's rally at Githurai 45. Maura is said to have organized and paid hooligans to block Raila from speaking to residents in the area. On a video that was trending online, Mwaura was heard organizing on how youth will vandalize the rally.

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Mike Sonko Taken To Court Under Very Tight Security.Police In Full Combat Uniform And Weapons

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  • Mike Sonko Arrested

Former Nairobi County governor Mike Sonko today 4th, Feb was taken to court under very tight security. Sonko is facing more than 10 count charges in court. Police who were heavily armed and in full combat unformed escorted the governor to Kahawa law courts where a hearing was scheduled. Sonko has been in police custody for the last 4 days after he was denied bail. Mike Sonko was sermoned by DCI after a video disrespecting the president started to tren online last week. "kuna mlevi mmoja huko sagana" "There is one drunkard in Sagana". he was then referring to His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta. He later played a video of the president from his phone. Mike Sonko was arrested the following day after that rally. 

MIKE SONKO POSING FOR A PHOTO AT AN EARLIER EVENT SOURCE FACEBOOK

Sonko has been dramatic in playing dirty politics. After he was elected in 2017 as Nairobi county governor, the deputy resigned six months later. He then staying without a deputy for 3 years even having been mandated to select one. He was later impeached by the county assembly and replaced by Ann Kananu. He is among politicians name in the list of hall of shame by NCIC. 

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Donated Ksh 2 Millions To The Family Of The Late Mighty Salim

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Mighty Salim burial 

President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta donated Ksh 2 million to the family of the late Mighty Salim. This information was delivered by Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui. This stirred mixed reactions online with many seeing it as a hypocrite way. According to many, he should have donated the cash when Mighty Salim was still alive. However, many appreciated the president for his action. According to Mighty Salim's Sister Sarafina Salim, the reason why he didn't have a kidney transplant is was not due to lack of funds. That was due to to his other health conditions, Salim was suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure. This could lead to a transplant failure. Sarafina Salim was speaking at an interview with Kameme TV. Salim was laid to rest at his home place Subukia. The funeral service was aired live on all social media platforms with over 100k live viewers. There were also over 500 Kenyan artists and a dozen of politicians. 

a casket with Mighty Salim inside ready to be laid to rest. source Facebook

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