1. Daily Nation
Why Was Raila’s Party Meeting Prematurely Halted?
Internal feuds interfered with plans for Raila’s party meeting, which was considered crucial for the opposition. Tensions escalated after the revelation of a plot to remove Raila Odinga’s closest ally. On the eve of the crisis talks, officials unexpectedly cancelled the assembly, raising suspicions that there might be undisclosed reasons beyond the official explanation for the sudden halt.
2. Taifa Leo
Light At The End of the Tunnel for ‘E’ for Students
Approximately 5% of candidates who took the 2023 KCSE exams attained a mean grade of E. Traditionally, such students face dismissal from higher education, potentially hindering their academic path toward a prosperous future. Fortunately, the Ministry of Education is providing opportunities for these candidates, offering avenues to forge a successful trajectory in their lives.
3. People Daily
The Burden Pensioners Carry
Dedicating your life to building the country and witnessing your retirement savings vanish when needed the most is disheartening. Pensioners face challenges like corruption, excessive bureaucracy, and discrepancies by officials, forcing them to endure health issues and premature deaths. Their plight may become a widespread concern affecting everyone if no action follows their outcry.
4. The Star
The KAA Takes The Win For Corruption
The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) is under scrutiny for alleged embezzlement of funds. Known for its underperformance, negligence, and overall inefficiency, the government institution has once again lived up to its reputation. Recent evidence suggests that KAA has been disbursing billions to contractors for stalled projects in four airports.