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MP Wanyonyi Sponsors 200 Youth to Pursue Driving Courses

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Westlands MP Tim Wanyonyi today commissioned the training of 200 youth to pursue motorbike and car driving courses at AA and Rocky Driving Schools respectively.

“CDF has paid for 100 youth to pursue car driving course with 100 sponsored to pursue motorbike driving lessons,” Wanyonyi said.

The legislator said that this will go a long way to empowering youth with skills that can endear them to driving jobs.

He asked the youth to maintain a high level of discipline even as they are being trained

“We are here to help you get a work license to avoid unwarranted arrests by police.Secondly, you will be taught personal safety.Thirdly, you will be trained on discipline. If you are not disciplined your work will have challenges,” Mr Wanyonyi added.

Westlands NG CDF will sponsor the training to the tune of KES 1 Million and the youth are expected to complete the course in three months time.

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City Hall Chaos: MCAs Evict Finance Minister

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Chaos and drama rocked City Hall on Monday as some members of county assembly evicted CEC Member for Finance Pauline Kahiga.

The MCAs backed by goons, stormed Kahiga’s office to evict her for allegedly frustrating Nairobi residents by withholding funds to the county’s services.

The MCAs later installed Trade Executive Allan Igambi in place of Ms Kahiga as the media was barred from the centre of the drama , with the entrance to the office on the first floor blocked.

The drama started shortly before 11am, where the ward representatives insisted that Ms Kahiga should keep to her lands docket.

Kahiga managed to sneak out of City Hall after she got a tip off and reported the alleged intimidation at the adjacent Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) Police Station.

Kahiga has been accused by the MCAs of deliberately blocking the payment of eligible bills.

The Assembly’s Minority Whip Peter Imwatok alleged tha some MCAs allied to Sonko want Sh1 billion that was released by the Treasury for the payment of pending bill diverted, a move which Kahiga declined.

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Embakasi West CDF invites Registration of Private KCPE and KCSE Candidates

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Embakasi West MP George Theuri has invited members of the public interested to register for the 2020 Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) exams for both primary and secondary school as private candidates.
The private candidates will be fully sponsored by the Embakasi West National Government Constituency Development Funds (NG-CDF).
The registration for the two days exercise started today on Monday, January 20th and will go on til tomorrow, January 21st
Those wishing to register have been asked to visit the Embakasi West CDF offices in Umoja (I) along Mutindwa road from 8am to 5pm.
Applicants are urged to carry their National Identity Cards, copy of Birth certificate, KCPE result slip for those sitting for KCSE, passports in white shirt and a voters’ card.
They have been asked to make four copies of each document.
During the handover of the queue management system at Mama Lucy Hospital in November 2019, Theuri said he’s focused on ensuring Embakasi West residents get the best services.
“Queue management will enhance customers experience and satisfaction,” Theuri said.
He also commended the County and National government for solving challenges experienced in most public hospitals especially managing queues

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Babu Owino Arrested After Shooting Incident at B Club Kilimani

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Embakasi East MP Babu Owino

Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has been arrested over a shooting incident at a Kilimani joint.

The MP is currently being held at the Kilimani Police Station for fatally injuring a B-Club disk-jockey identified as Dj Evolve or “The LowKey Assassin” on Instagram.

The victim is receiving treatment at Nairobi Hospital and is admitted at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Witnesses also indicate that Babu did not flee the scene of incident, instead, they said, he rushed the DJ to the health facility. It is still unclear what led to the shooting.

Another witness told the Star, that it was a chaotic scene at B-Club as ladies wailed and men ran around. The watchmen, they indicated, were also in panic mode.

Babu Owino is a controversial MP who has been known to throw utterances which sometimes raise political temperatures. He was recently in the news for promising that Raila Odinga will be president by “ballot or bullet.”

He might just spend his weekend in the police cells.

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