Meet governor Kingi’s running-mate

Kilifi governor Amason Kingi (R) alongside his running mate Gideon Edmund Saburi, during his unveiling, May 31, 2017. [Photo: Amason Jeffah Kingi] Kilifi governor Amason Kingi selected Gideon Edmund Saburi, as his running mate ahead of August general elections. Saburi holds a Masters Degree in Construction Engineering and Management from the University Of Birmingham, UK…

IEBC clears Waiguru for Kirinyaga governorship race

Former Devolution and Planning Cabinet Secretary and the Kirinyaga County gubernatorial aspirant Anne Waiguru (R), laughs with one of her supporters, after IEBC clearance, June 2, 2017. [Photo: @ntvkenya/Twitter] The electoral agency, IEBC, has cleared former Devolution and Planning Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru, to vie for the Kirinyaga gubernatorial seat. Waiguru, a Jubilee Party candidate, was…

Stage set as IEBC clears Nyong’o to face off with Ranguma

Kisumu gubernatorial aspirant, senator Prof Anyang Nyong’o and his wife Dorothy, after being cleared by IEBC to vie, June 2, 2017. [Photo: the-star] Kisumu gubernatorial aspirant, senator Prof Anyang Nyong’o has been cleared to vie. This came after Nyong’o named Mathews Ochieng Owili, who hails from Nyakach, as his running mate. The two, flanked by…

Governor Kingi cleared to vie, slams Jubilee gov’t

Kilifi governor Amason Jeffah Kingi (in cap), Woman Representative Aisha Jumwa (immediate) during a public rally, June 1, 2017. [Photo: Amason Jeffah Kingi] Kilifi governor Amason Jeffah Kingi, addressed hundreds of supporters, after being cleared by the IEBC to vie, saying the journey to replace the incumbent Jubilee government has just started. “We need a national government…

Joho cleared to defend seat, says a prayer

Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho receiving IEBC clearance form, at the GTI, June 1, 2017. [Photo: Hassan Joho/ Facebook] Mombasa governor Ali Hassan Joho did not hide his joy, when he was cleared by the IEBC, to vie. He chatted a prayer while still at the IEBC offices, saying that the nation can only be…

Lupita Nyong’o’s father responds to claims his daughter is HIV-positive

Actress Lupita Nyong’o and family. [Photo: Bigeye.ug] The family of renown actress, Lupita Nyong’o is upset with fake news that she is HIV-positive. This is after Houston Chronicle, a US-based online newspaper, published a story claiming that the ’12 Years A Slave’ actress was  infected and is living with the virus. Speaking to Heads Up, Lupita’s dad,…