Cracks in Ruto’s Government As Mudavadi Warns Moses Kuria to Stay Away From Importation of maize Since Its Not His Job

Prime Cabinet Secretary Musalia Mudavadi has said the order to import maize should have originated from the Ministry of Agriculture and not the Trade docket. The Trade, Investment and Industry docket is headed by CS Moses Kuria. Mudavadi said Kuria should let Agriculture CS Mithika Linturi deal with maize importation issue. “The issue of importation of maize should be guided by a survey by the Ministry of Agriculture to find out if there is a deficit of the grains, that is a policy that must be well electioneered,” he said.…

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Release the maize you’re hiding in 72hrs or we’ ll import!: Kuria warns farmers

Trade CS Moses Kuria has said if farmers do not release hoarded maize, the government will be forced to import. He said they have 72 hours to bring out the maize in their storage, by Tuesday. If by the time they will not have adhered to the directive, the cabinet may be forced to allow importation of maize. Speaking during the funeral ceremony of the journalist Evelyn Ogutu in Kitale on Saturday, Kuria said the cabinet will meet on Tuesday to decide on the way forward. He urged farmers in…

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Mapema Ndio Best!:MPs collecting signatures to impeach Trade CS Moses Kuria

A section of Members of Parliament say they will, starting Wednesday, November 23, collect signatures to remove Moses Kuria as the Cabinet Secretary in charge of Trade and Industrialization. Led by Pokot South MP David Pkosing, the lawmakers want Kuria impeached over his stand on the importation of GMO maize into the country. Kuria had said that the government would open a six-month window for the duty-free importation of ten million bags of GMO maize. Pkosing says Kenyan maize farmers are currently in the harvest season, and that the government’s…

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Confusion as imported GMO maize arrives before Kuria’s gazette notice

Government Printer has confirmed that it has not received any gazette notice on Maize importation. Government Printer CEO Mwenda Njoka on Tuesday said that no gazette notice had reached his office at the time of publication of this article. “I can confirm that as we are speaking now ( 10:09 am), we have not received any gazette notice,” he said. Last Thursday, Trade Cabinet secretary Moses Kuria announced the government had made the tough call to allow the duty-free importation of 10 million bags of GMO maize over the next…

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List of people Banned From Kenyan TV Shows and Why

Over recent years, Kenyan talk shows have been experiencing heated debates that at times force guests to storm out mid-interviews. In very few interviews, however, show hosts and media owners have resorted to banning their guests from appearing on the shows altogether. The decisions are often made depending on the guests’ behaviour on the show. Here are four guests that have been banned by some Kenyan TV shows as well as show hosts alike. 1. Tony Gachoka Political Analyst Tony Gachoka, was in 2015 barred from ever appearing as a…

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Supreme Court Throws Out Moses Kuria’s Petition Against Raila Odinga

Former Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria’s Supreme Court petition against Azimio La Umoja’s Raila Odinga has been dismissed. Kuria and former Mbeere South MP Geoffrey King’ang’i had asked the court to dismiss Raila’s petition on the grounds that he had engaged in electoral malpractice. Kuria’s petition was not within the court’s jurisdiction because it neither sought to challenge William Ruto’s declaration as president-elect nor named Ruto as a party to the petition. “Indeed, Hon. William Ruto, is not even named as a party to the petition and the remedies sought…

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DCI Summons MP Moses Kuria Over Marked Ballot Papers Claim

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has summoned Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria for making a series of allegations claiming there is a plot to rig the elections. Kuria on Monday alleged that 40 trucks carrying marked ballot papers would be dispatched to different locations from Nakuru State lodge ahead of the polls on Tuesday. “Uasin Gishu people. One of the vehicles to leave State House Nakuru for Eldoret with marked ballots is KcW 853T,” claimed Kuria in a Facebook post. The DCI now wants Kuria to report to the…

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Msando’s Spirit!:Kuria Now Wants Uhuru Kenyatta and Sabina Chege Questioned Over The Death of Chris Msando

Gatundu South Member of Parliament (MP) Moses Kuria now claims he found the late Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager Chris Musando’s car together with Murang’a Woman Representative Sabina Chege. In a tweet, Kuria said they even recorded statement together but she was never questioned thereafter. “The night we found Musando’s vehicle at Roysambu after, we had come from Muranga campaigning for Uhuru Kenyatta with Sabina Chege. “In fact we were tipped off by her friends. Both of us recorded statements with DCI Nairobi Area. “How come no…

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Yes,Opposition Does Not Pay Debts!Kenyans Roast Moses Kuria After Claiming They Wont Pay Chinese Debt if Ruto Wins

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has revealed that a William Ruto-led government will default on paying Chinese debts should the Kenya Kwanza coalition win the August 9 polls. Speaking during a rally held by United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party in Nakuru county on Friday, June 24, 2022, Kuria angrily hit out at the Chinese business community in Kenya. The Chama Cha Kazi party leader lamented that Chinese contractors were importing lorries to Kenya without paying taxes. “Nataka kuongea na watu wa Mwireri na niongee na our incoming Deputy President Mweshimiwa…

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Raila Will Betray Uhuru If He Wins Elections~Moses Kuria Claims

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria is of the opinion that ODM leader Raila Odinga will betray President Uhuru Kenyatta in the event he is elected president in the August 9, polls. Kuria claims that the ODM leader will not keep the promise of sharing his government with Uhuru in the ratio he alleged forms put of the Handshake brothers’ deal. Kuria appeared to say that Raila and his constituents have fought for power for years and that they won’t give such a huge portion of government to Uhuru after a…

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Moses Kuria Says He Regrets Why Uhuru Kenyatta’s Impeachment failed

Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria has said he regrets that the alleged impeachment plot against President Uhuru Kenyatta failed. Whilst stating that there wasn’t such a plot, Kuria said it would have nonetheless been a fair game had it really happened. “Why did it fail? I regret why it failed,” Kuria said. According to him, the fallout between Uhuru and Deputy President William Ruto was as a result of Uhuru’s failure to demonstrate good leadership in government. The MP took a direct swipe at the president accusing him of driving…

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