Author Archives: Sam Nyang'u

University of Nairobi Students body, YALDA signs a 3-year partnership deal with IPSOS

The Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa (YALDA) UoN Chapter has made a formal agreement with the research firm IPSOS. YALDA members will participate in research activities within the country, with its major focus being on the issues facing the youth.

Ababu Namwamba’s political ambitions dented by Registrar of Political Parties

By Sam Nyang’u Budalangi Member of Parliament, Ababu Namwamba has experienced an enormous political setback after his efforts to have his new party registered became futile.

A Kenyan MP approves a death sentence against his son

By Sam Nyang’u Matuga’s Member of Parliament, Hassan Mwanyoha shocked many as he nodded to a death sentence issued by a court against his son. The erring son, Mafanikio Mwanyoha was found guilty for robbery charges launched against him.

News Alert! Kenyan Athletics ace, Isaiah Kiplagat dies at 72

By Sam Nyang’u Former Athletics Kenya boss, Isaiah Kiplagat has passed on aged 72. Mr. Kiplagat succumbed to a cancer illness this morning at his home in Nairobi. Kenya will remember Mr. Kiplagat for heading the athletics body for over 3 decades.

Mugo wa Wairimu’s “maternity” joke lands him in trouble

Mugo wa Wairimu has just hit the headlines again for defending himself in court hilariously. While defending himself this morning for not attending a hearing session, Mugo claimed he was in a maternity ward attending to his patient at the time his case was being heard. The fake doctor presented documentations

A female JKIA cop shoots herself dead at work

By Sam Nyang’u A female police officer at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport shot herself dead this morning, Wednesday 24th. Her body was discovered by a cleaner at the airport’s old arrival section in one of the toilets.

John Kerry addresses the nation, highlights crucial issues

By Sam Nyang’u The US Secretary of State, John Kerry visited statehouse on Monday, 22nd. In his much awaited Kenyan visit, Kerry could not hide is ecstasy on the warm welcome given to him by the Foreign Affairs CS, Ms. Amina Mohammed.

Here is the comprehensive Rio Olympics medal standings

The 2016 Olympics games are officially over and the United states is the Overall leader. The Great Britain took a distant second position with China following the latter closely. Kenya emerged first in Africa and 15th globally. Here is a breakdown on how various countries performed at the 2016 0lympics Medal standings