Laban Wanambisi is a Parliamentary and Political reporter. He joined the Capital Newsteam in 2005. Since then, he has reported on many of the major news events over the years including his first major assignment covering the 2005 National Referendum on the Draft Constitution, and several other subsequent key national and international events.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 21 - The Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi on Tuesday directed the House legal counsel to appeal a High Court order barring the Finance Committee from handling a petition on the removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko
NAIROBI, Kenya, March 21 - National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale says CORD co-principal Raila Odinga is best placed to face President Uhuru Kenyatta in the August 8 presidential election. Speaking as he introduced debate on the President's State
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 20 - Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko has come under fire from the Albinism Society of Kenya over a discriminatory comment he made about Peter Kenneth who is challenging him for the Jubilee Party ticket in the Nairobi gubernatorial contest.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 17 - Politicians can still join another party even after losing their respective party nominations, due to discrepancies between the Elections Laws (Amendment) Act and Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) timelines.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 16 - The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee has recommended a lifestyle audit be conducted on former Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru and that Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen be charged over National Youth Service fraud.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 16 -- Members of the Parliament have expressed diverse views on the President's clarion call for support of the Salaries and Remuneration Commission's recommendation that those elected in August take a pay and allowance cut. National
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 15 - President Uhuru Kenyatta used the State of the Nation address to Parliament Wednesday to outline his administration’s achievements and also make a pitch for his re-election in the August General Election. He said his government
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 14 - The National Assembly Finance, Trade and Planning Committee has suspended hearing the petition seeking removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko from office, after the High Court issued interim orders halting further proceedings.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 13 - A Bill seeking to amend the elections law to compel the State to fund the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to conduct political parties primaries will on Tuesday be formally introduced in the National Assembly.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 10 - The Jubilee Party has extended the deadline for the submission of party nomination papers by five more days starting Monday. JP Head of Secretariat Raphael Tuju told a news conference on Friday that the extension is aimed at