William Ruto’s new plan to outsmart Matiang’i emerges

William Ruto’s new plan to outsmart Matiang’i emerges

William Ruto, the Deputy President has seemingly devised a new strategy to further his 2022 political ambitions amid the disruptions caused by the Covid-19. In a report by the Daily Nation on Sunday, April 5, the DP is seeking to win Gusii votes, a stronghold of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga where Interior CS Fred...

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Government issues gazette notice directing employers to do this 1 thing

Government issues gazette notice directing employers to do this 1 thing

The government has issued a special gazette notice directing all employers to release non-essential employees before 4pm. This comes amid complaints from Kenyans who have been caught outside past the curfew hours. “… all employers shall ensure that their staff who are not designated as critical or essential services providers leave work no later than...

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Foodstuffs and essential goods will not be taxed-Matiang’i reveals

Foodstuffs and essential goods will not be taxed-Matiang’i reveals

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i announced that the government had resolved to waive levies charged on essential goods. “Following a meeting between the two levels of government, counties shall forthwith waive cess levies on foodstuffs, essential household goods & critical supplies,” reads a statement shared by the Interior Ministry. The Interior Ministry headed by Cabinet...

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Reports indicate that Matiang’i had hand in Itumbi firing

Reports indicate that Matiang’i had hand in Itumbi firing

It is emerging that the decision by the Public Service Commission (PSC) to sack Dennis Itumbi and four other PSCU directors was initiated through a letter authored by Interior CS Fred Matiang’i. Matiang’i, in a letter dated Monday 16th of March 2020, asked the PSC to declare the positions of five PSCU directors redundant following...

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Matiang’i leads high-powered team to Somalia after tensions

Matiang’i leads high-powered team to Somalia after tensions

Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday sent a high-powered delegation lead by Fred Matiang’i to his Somalia counterpart Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo to resolve border tensions between the two countries. This follows a phone conversation between the two Heads of State to appoint committees to look into several matters following a week that saw the Somalia National Army...

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Alice Wahome files court case against Interior CS Matiang’i

Alice Wahome files court case against Interior CS Matiang’i

Alice Wahome, the Kandara Member of Parliament took action today after the Ministry of Interior withdrew her security detail on Monday, February 3. In a story published by Citizen TV on Thursday, February 13, Wahome, through her lawyers, lodged a case against Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i and Inspector General of Police Hillary Mutyambai for...

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