TODAY’S NEWSPAPERS 12TH MAY 2021

DAILY NATION

Concern over poor showing by 7 counties- At least seven counties did not register a single A plain in last year’s Form Four exams, even as the number of candidates who scored the top grade rose nationally.

All eyes on Uhuru in road to referendum as Senate Passes BBI- Focus is on President Uhuru Kenyatta in the country’s path to a referendum after parliament overwhelmingly passed proposed changes to the constitution yesterday.

Kenya stops flights to Somalia in fresh row- Kenya suspended flights to Somalia yesterday after Mogadishu rejected Kenya’s scheduled cargo deliveries.

THE STANDARD

Kenya’s top 100 schools revealed – An extensive analysis of select schools put Kapsabet Boys at the apex of the 2020 KCPE performers chart followed by Kenya High, with Alliance High bagging the prize for highest numbers of As.

It’s business as usual for Mwaura despite axing from Senate – The intrigues informing the axing of Nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura from Senate played out yesterday after he was allowed by Speaker Ken Lusaka to vote, despite a Gazette notice on his removal.

Low uptake of Covid-19 jabs blamed on misinformation – Covid-19 can be transmitted through air after exposure to very fine droplets and aerosol particles containing the infectious disease.

THE STAR

Kagwe: We have ordered 30m doses of Johnson – Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe yesterday warned Kenyans that there were no miracles in the acquisition of Covid vaccines. The CS said the nationalisation of the Astrazeneca vaccines by the Indian government has forced 93 countries around the world to look for alternatives elsewhere.

Key allies abandon Ruto in BBI vote – Key allies of Deputy President William Ruto abandoned him in the Senate vote against BBI as the handshake brigade moved to demonstrate its grip on Parliament.

Ruling on petitions to halt BBI referendum set for Thursday – The ruling on the petitions seeking to stop IEBC from conducting a referendum to implement the BBI is set for Thursday. The judgement will be delivered virtually at 2:30pm, deputy registrar at the High Court’s Constitutional and Human Rights Division Njeri Thuku said on Tuesday.

PEOPLE DAILY

Alliance Boys top with highest number of As- Alliance Boys High School leads the pack in the number of students who scored Grade A plain in the 2020 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) exams whose results were released on Monday.

US regulator approves Pfizer vaccine for 12 to 15-years-olds-The United States drug regulator has authorised the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children aged12-15 as the country aims to speed up its Covid-19 recovery, but the huge outbreak in India persisted with known coronavirus deaths approaching 250,000 on Tuesday.

New Kemsa board takes over, faces tough house cleaning task-The new board of the Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (Kemsa) faces an uphill task of restoring faith in the body after formally taking office yesterday.

Published by MWALIMU Amunga Akhanyalabandu

Passionate about Advocacy on the REAWAKENING teachers in Kenya and reporting on the MULEMBE Nation. Having worked at the Kenya National Union OF TEACHERS in the advocacy department, I will be able to detail and explain about the welfare of teachers and their point of view on socio economic and political matters. Luhyia are the 2nd most populous ethnic group in Kenya. They are blessed with great land, topography, climate, resources and human Resource. We are also keen on Luhya Renaissance is about making the Mulembe People aware of their blessings, appreciating those blessings, defending them and putting them to proper use for the current and future generations.

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