Why We Voted Against BBI, Baringo MCAs Now Comes Out Clean

Baringo MCAs

TweetShareSharePin55 SharesWith the constitution Amendment Bill of 2021 BBI already on its way to parliament after overwhelming support from over 24 counties, Baringo county MCAs, who remain the only legislators to have voted against the bill, have come out to set records straight. Led by the two Jubilee MCAs, Saimo Soi Ward MCA Richard Cheserem and Reuben Chepsongol of Bartabwa, the MCAs claimed they are not regretting why decided to vote against the already passed BBI bill. According to Mr. Cheserem, one of the reasons the shoot down the bill is because they were denied more constituencies, despite pleading for them.…

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Raila Odinga “I Want All BBI Cases Dropped Immediately”

ODM leader Raila Odinga "I Want All BBI Cases Dropped Immediately"

TweetShareSharePin44 SharesODM leader Raila Odinga has told the court that the cases filed against the BBI are malicious and deliberately submitted to disrupt the process. That came as the county legislatures that passed the constitutional amendment bill reached ten. Yesterday, Nairobi, Kisii, Laikipia, and Vihiga counties joined Siaya, Kisumu, Kajiado, West Pokot, Busia, Trans Nzoia, and Homa Bay. Speaking with the National Joint Committee on the process, Mr Odinga said the seven cases filed against the scheme were not aimed at seeking justice, but his main goal was to achieve the political goals of certain people. ODM leader Raila Odinga…

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Crowd Chants ‘BBI Tosha’ On Ruto As He Struggles To Give His Address

BBI Tosha

TweetShareSharePin33 SharesA rowdy crowd on Saturday surprised Deputy President William Ruto where they were chanting BBI Tosha while in Isiolo townThe DP was struggling to address the youth who continually chanted BBI Tosha. The youths were seen carrying placards and tree branches as they chanted ‘BBI Tosha,” as was seen in a video clip. “Hatuko pamoja” a voice is heard saying, as the DP, who can hardly be heard, is seen struggling to address the crowd. This occurred at the Ngeremara Township where he was on a meet the people…

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Reggae Stopped! Court Temporarily Stops IEBC From Conducting a Referendum on BBI Bill

The High Court has issued a temporary conservatory order restraining the national polls body from subjecting the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2020 popularly known as BBI Bill to a referendum.

TweetShareSharePin44 SharesThe High Court has issued a temporary conservatory order restraining the national polls body from subjecting the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2020 popularly known as BBI Bill to a referendum. The Turkana County Assembly and Thirdway Alliance had sought to stop consideration of the Bill by other county assemblies and Parliament pending determination of the consolidated petitions. On Monday, the 5-judge bench presided by Justice Joel Ngugi issued the order pending hearing and determination of the petition as consolidated with six others. They however ruled that County Assemblies and Parliament…

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“I Still Roar Like A Lion” President Kenyatta To Embark On A Vigorous Bbi Campaign Drive-In Mt Kenya Region

President Kenyatta

TweetShareSharePin66 SharesIn a packed three-day charm offensive to fend off Ruto and market the BBI referendum drive, Uhuru this week will unleash his political might and state power. This is likely to precipitate a clash with DP William Ruto, as a showdown is looming in Mt Kenya as President Kenyatta and ODM boss Raila Odinga separately move to consolidate the region. President Kenyatta set the tempo for his tour saying he “still roars like a lion”. He was speaking in Nairobi on Tuesday in Kannada County. In a message that…

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Upcoming Sagana Meeting To Be A Game Changer For The BBI Campaigns

Sagana Meeting To Be A Game Changer For The BBI Campaigns

TweetShareSharePin33 SharesPresident Uhuru Kenyatta is set to host a Central Kenya leadership meeting at the Sagana State Lodge this coming weekend. The President had just last week addressed the Kikuyu nation through vernacular stations where he urged the region to support the Building Bridges Initiative. This is even as a major BBI campaign is being planned for the region. The president expected to continue his campaign for BBI and the Sagana Meeting is supposed to bring together local leaders with Uhuru. Additionally, the President is expected to explain his political…

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Check Out: Interim Verified List Of BBI Supporters Published

Interim Verified List Of Bbi Supporters Published

TweetShareSharePin33 SharesGiving assurance that the data capture and verification process is still going on as planned. The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has published the verified signatures for the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) process, for public scrutiny. IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati in a statement issued on Thursday says the commission published the signatures with names of people who signed, together with their counties, constituencies, and polling stations. He said, ” In preparation of an interim report, the Commission undertook data cleaning exercise by removing incomplete records (missing signature, ID…

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Murang’a Woman Rep, Sabina Chege, Cries As She Reveals The Dirty Tricks They Used To Collect BBI Signatures.

Collect BBI Signatures

TweetShareSharePin11 SharesMurang’a Woman Representative, Sabina Chege, has asked Mt Kenya residents to forgive politicians from the area after details emerged that members of the provincial administration used force and coercion to Collect BBI Signatures for the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). In an interview with Coro FM on Wednesday, Sabina Chege, who was almost shedding tears, confessed that administrators played a huge role in collecting the BBI signatures but noted they had been instructed to let only willing Kenyans sign the forms. She said they were not supposed to force anyone…

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BBI Suffers Huge Setback Again After Judges Makes This Ruling.

Judges Court Makes This Ruling.

TweetShareSharePin44 SharesJudges now have now denied amending Building Bridges Initiative, claiming that this should be done through the parliament. A lot of issues have arisen since the motion started, leaving many leaders like Raila Odinga in a dilemma. After all, signs were being collected, awaiting verification by IEBC, a lot now has to be done during this pandemic period. According to the latest news by Tv 47, it’s said that they have silenced BBI, as now hope was being placed on their hands to do so. Majaji wapinga BBI: Tume ya majaji wa kimataifa imevunja…

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This Could Be the Reason Behind BBI Unpopularity in Mt Kenya Region?

BBI Unpopularity

TweetShareSharePin55 SharesBBI Unpopularity in Mt Kenya; Literally, there are two years in Kenya’s political sphere; a dull and active year, and 2021 promises to be the latter. Senate majority whip Irungu Kang’ata’s recent remarks are currently the bone of contention in the country’s political corridors. The soft-spoken legislator divulged that BBI was unpopular in the Mt Kenya region courtesy of ineffective methods used to popularize the report. Building Bridges Initiative is an afterbirth of UhuRaila handshake and it seeks to solve the country’s longtime social, economic, and political maladies. Hitherto, a…

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