The Report Of The Special Committee On The Proposed Removal From Office, By Impeachment, Of Honorable Anne Mumbi Waiguru, The Governor For Kirinyaga County

Impeachment

26TH JUNE, 2020 Mr. Speaker Sir, Honorable Senators will recall that at the sitting of the Senate held on Tuesday, 16th June 2020, the Honourable Speaker of the Senate, by way of a Communication from the Chair, informed the Senate that he had received correspondence from the Speaker of the County Assembly of Kirinyaga communicating the approval of a Motion by the County Assembly of Kirinyaga to remove from office, by impeachment, the Governor of Kirinyaga County. Mr. Speaker Sir, On Tuesday, 16th June, 2020, the Senate Majority Leader gave…

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Waiguru Impeachment Final Word… “How Many Times will one Commit Transgression and go Unpunished?” Wakili Ndegwa Njiru.

Ndegwa Njiru

Netizens have showered Kirinyaga County Assembly Lawyer Ndegwa Njiru with praises for being a tough and well learned lawyer.  Ndegwa is among those involved in the ongoing hearing of governor Waiguru’s impeachment motion consisting of 11 member senate committee.  The lawyer had sought the committee’s intervention so as to get hold of Waiguru’s Passports to help in sustaining a charge against her.  Kenyans on the Internet have come out to praise the lawyer for his eloquence and for telling it as it is when he spoke and questioned the witnesses…

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Waiguru Receives Another Blow After Senate Committee Does This To Her.

Senate Committee

Embattled Kirinyaga Governor Ann Waiguru on Tuesday, June 23, received a major blow in her bid to have several documents filed by the Kirinyaga County Assembly expunged from the senate records in her impeachment case. This after the 11-member Senate Committee probing charges against the governor declined to grant her request to expunge the documents. The governor’s Lawyer Paul Nyamodi wanted the documents containing four witness statements struck out arguing that they contain new evidence. This, he said, is contrary to Standing Order 19. Nyamodi had sought an entry of one…

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Former Kiambu Governor Kabogo Schools Orengo on Live TV For Claiming that Waiguru’s Head is Wanted by ‘Some People’

Kabogo

The unprecedented impeachment of Kirinyaga’s governor Ann Waiguru has raised a new political turmoil in the country as the battle against corruption appears to be blurred by political supremacy. About one and a half weeks ago, Kirinyaga MCAs voted to send Waiguru packing as they accused her of misappropriation taxpayers money, anomalous issuance of tenders, gross misconduct among other accusations. The governor however protested against the impeachment in the High court citing it to be against the court order which had barred the MCAs from getting involved in such a…

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“Waiguru Must Go!” Anti-Waiguru Leaflets Distributed In Kirinyaga Towns and Shopping Centers.

"Waiguru Must Go!" Anti-Waiguru Leaflets Distributed In Kirinyaga Towns and Shopping Centers. 1

Ms. Waiguru has already responded to the accusations through her legal team led by her husband Kamotho Waiganjo, dismissing the accusations as an attempt to settle a personal vendetta.” Panic has gripped Kirinyaga County after residents woke up on Sunday morning to find leaflets that were circulated specifically to incite people against Governor Anne Waiguru. Typed in bold and splashing the phrase “Waiguru Must go”, the leaflets which were done in both English and Kikuyu languages, urged residents to take to the streets to protest against the governor and were…

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Massive Blow to Kirinyaga MCAs as Ann Waiguru Come Out With a Huge Win. What Next for The Governor.

Kirinyaga MCAs

The fate of embattled Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru now lies in the hands of the 11- member committees proposed by the Senate Business Committee. This is after the Senate voted in favour of the committee as opposed to a plenary that was highly proposed by the Kirinyaga MCAs. A total of 45 Senators voted in favour of select committee while 14 were opposed as one abstained from voting. The 11 committees proposed to determine the matter include: Abshiro Halake (Nominated Senator), Michael Mbito (Trans Nzoia), Paul Githiomi (Nyandarua), Anwuar Loitiptip…

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List of Kikuyu Leaders Who Allegedly Attended Raila Odinga Night Meeting with Ann Waiguru.

Waiguru

Embattled Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru on Thursday reportedly met ODM leader Raila Odinga at an exclusive Karen club, reports the Sunday Nation. According to the local daily, the meeting was held between 7 PM and 9 PM with the subject of discussion being saving the beleaguered Kirinyaga Governor from impeachment. It has now emerged that Governor Waiguru was accompanied by a host of leaders in meeting the ODM leader who also had a company of close allies. The tabloid reported that Kiambu Governor James Nyoro and his Nyeri counterpart Mutahi…

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EACC Probes Ann Waiguru Over Ksh 300 Million Corruption Scandal Allegations.

Ann Waiguru, EACC

Anti-graft agency, EACC, has began probe into impeached Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru and some of her staff. EACC Central Region Head, Charles Rasugu, said they are investigating conflict of interest and corruption allegations lodged against the embattled county chief. Waiguru according to EACC awarded a Ksh 50 million tender to Velocity Partners Limited, a company said to be linked to her relatives.EACC further adds that Waiguru benefited from Ksh 10.6 million irregularly paid to her as a travel allowance. In total, EACC estimates over Ksh 300 million to have been…

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Kirinyaga County: Details of Corrupt and Shoddy Deals That Led to Gov Ann Waiguru Impeachment.

Impeachment

Kirinyaga County Governor Anne Waiguru was on Tuesday, June 9, accused of signing off on various shady county tender awards that resulted to her impeachment. Speaking during the special sitting, Kinyua Wangui MCA Mutira Ward, detailed several tenders that raised questions of conflict of interest as well as misappropriation of public funds. “The tender for Procurement of the Governor’s vehicle at a cost of Ksh15 million was irregularly conferred despite the same having being awarded during the previous government. “This purchase was made using funds meant for the Contractors Retention Account –…

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Governor Anne Waiguru has Moved to Lockout Ps Kibicho Cartels from 3 Billion coffee farmers Project in Kirinyaga.

Anne Waiguru

The governor who was addressing a meeting between Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya and representatives of 15 Coffee Cooperative Societies in Kirinyaga County, on June 5 stated that coffee farmers in the region have for a long time suffered in the hands of middlemen who buy coffee from them without any guaranteed price. Waiguru championed the implementation of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directives on coffee sector reforms which will see farmers benefit from the Ksh3 billion Cherry Advance Revolving Fund. The County Government of Kirinyaga will partner with the national government in…

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