Kalonzo, Mudavadi absent as Raila takes oath as People’s PresidentPrevious Article
MP Aladwa quizzed over attack at Kalonzo homeNext Article

Matiangi declares National Resistance Movement a criminal group

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article
Matiangi declares National Resistance Movement a criminal group

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi on Tuesday gazetted the National Resistance Movement, an upshot of the Opposition NASA coalition as an organised criminal group.

This came a few hours after NASA leader Raila Odinga was sworn in as the People’s President, in a brief ceremony at Uhuru Park.

“In exercise of the powers conferred by section 22 of the Prevention of Organized Crime Act, 2010, the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Interior and Co-ordination of National Government declares the National Resistance Movement (NRM) to be an organized a criminal group for the purposes of the Act,” reads the gazette notice.

Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka, his co-principals Moses Wetangula and Musalia Mudavadi failed to show up for the ceremony.

Lawyer Miguna Miguna has in the recent past come out strongly describing himself as the NRM ‘General’.

On Tuesday, he stood by Odinga as he took the oath as the People’s President.

Some of the gazetted organized criminal groups in the country include the Mombasa Republican Council, Mungiki, and Gaza among others.

While this was happening, President Uhuru Kenyatta was en-route from Ethiopia where he represented the country at the African Union summit.

He returned to the country on Tuesday evening.



No Comments This Article Has No Comments Yet

Sorry, either someone took all the comments and ran away or no one left any in the first place !

But You can be first to leave a comment !

Leave Your Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

four × 5 =


Raila meets Former president Kibaki

Raila meets Former president Kibaki   0

ODM leader Raila Odinga on Friday met and held talks with retired president and his former coalition partner Mwai Kibaki in Muthaiga, Nairobi. The agenda of their surprise meeting, which comes [...]