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, Apr 20 – Anti- Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) crusader Nice Nailantei Leng’ete has been named among the 100 most influential people of this year by Time Magazine. Leng'ete received the honour for her work with Masai communities in
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 20 – The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairperson Wafula Chebukati on Friday reaffirmed his stand that he will not give in to calls for his resignation amid a fall out in the poll agency. In his first public
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 20 – Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi has mourned immediate former Baringo South MP Grace Kipchoim who passed away on Friday morning following a long battle with stomach cancer. In his message of condolences to the
NAIROBI, Kenya Apr 20- A meeting between the Senate Justice, Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee and Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati and the two remaining Commissioners has been postponed. A Media
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 20 - Baringo South MP Grace Kipchoim is dead The MP passed on at Nairobi Hospital after a long illness. The MP who was serving her second term in the National Assembly has been ailing since 2014 from cancer of the blood.
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 - A voter has petitioned the National Assembly seeking to increase the number of constituencies from the current 290 to 300. Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi on Thursday informed the legislators that he is in receipt
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 - There was uproar in the National Cohesion and Equal Opportunity Committee after it emerged that the government has not been remitting Equalisation Fund allocations to the identified 14 marginalised counties. National Treasury
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – The National Treasury, Controller of Budget and the Commission for Revenue of Allocation have objected to the enactment of a Bill that seeks to promote equitable and decentralized development across the country. They say enacting
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 18 - The Senate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the European Union (EU) on Wednesday agreed to form a tripartite taskforce to work on a framework that contributes to the success of devolution. The development emerged when the EU
NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 18 - A highly publicized meeting between the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Chairman Wafula Chebukati and the Justice and Legal Affairs Committee aborted on Wednesday. Chebukati and two Commissioners, Boya