Author: Gad Oteba

Uhuru’s tax proposals receives victory

September 20, 2018

Uhuru’s proposed changes to the controversial Finance Bill 2018 sailed through amid protest from MPs over the conduct of Speaker Justin Muturi and Majority Leader Aden Duale. Kenyans will now start experiencing high cost of living after the lawmakers voted for Uhuru’s proposals on tax levy. Mkarimu media learnt that 215 MPs turned up to […]

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Again:Kidero arrested

September 20, 2018

Former Nairobi Governor Dr. Evans Kidero was arrested today by Ethics and Anti-corruption commission (EACC) detectives. Kidero was arrested at his Muthaiga home and taken to EACC headquarters at Integrity Centre for questioning over corruption and other economic crimes. The officers raided Kidero’s home on Thursday at around 2am. Kidero was on August, 8, 2018 […]

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Jirongo released on Ksh.5million, CS Wamalwa gives car for surety

September 20, 2018

Former presidential aspirant Cyrus Jirongo has secured his release after paying Ksh.5 million cash bail. The court registrar on Wednesday had orderd his lawyers to deposit Ksh. 5 million within 24 hours or else he risks being jailed. Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa who had accompanied Jirongo to court gave his Mercedes Benz as surety […]

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North, South Korea agree to ‘dismantle’ key missile test sites

September 20, 2018

North Korea president Kim Jong-un (left) and South Korean president Moon Jae-in (right) in a peace making meeting at May Day stadium in the capital of Pyongyang.  North Korea is set to “permanently” close down one of its main ballistic missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts an offer it said would need to […]

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Boom in fuel business, Uganda-Kenya borders

September 20, 2018

Filling stations in Malaba and Busia Kenya-Uganda border towns are enjoying a boom in fuel business as fuel prices skyrocket in Kenya. This is however experienced only in Uganda side of the borders. Kenyan motorists flock for fuel in Uganda following a price increase of the commodity in Kenya. Motorists especially boda-boda operators plying their […]

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Kalonzo supports NASA, Uhuru on fuel tax reduction

September 20, 2018

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has issued a statement affirming his support for the stance taken by National Super Alliance on the taxes to be levied on fuel products. Kalonzo has stated that he is supporting the coalition’s decision to endorse a proposal by President Uhuru Kenyatta to cut the VAT on fuel by 50 percent. […]

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