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Press Review: Today’s top stories at a glance

Today is  Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

You can read the Daily Nation e-paper here: https://epaper.nation.africa/

Here is a quick look at what is making headlines.

Matiang’i set to appear before the DCI

Former Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i is set to appear before the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) along Kiambu road.

The former CS was set to present himself at 9:30am but insisted he would be there at 8am after failing to honour similar summons in the last one week. Matiang’i is accused of spreading false information about an alleged invasion of a raid in his Karen residence by a group of police officers between 8th and 9th of February 2023

Some of the charges that have been put against the former CS is that he’s accused of publication of false information contrary to Section 23 of the Computer Misuse and Cyber Crimes Act of 2018 among other offences.

Audit unveils fuel subsidy scandal

Auditor-General Nancy Gathungu in a special audit report to Parliament revealed the government may have lostKES 34 billion within 15 months before the August 9, 2022 General Election under the fuel pump prices stabilisation programme.

The fuel pump prices stabilisation programme initiated by the former president Uhuru Kenyatta was aimed at reducing the price of fuel for motorists.

Journalists condemn Senator Cheruiyot’s attack on press freedom

The Kenya Editors Guild (KEG) has condemned in the strongest terms utterances made by Kericho Senator Aaron Cheruiyot who referred to the media as a cartel. In a statement on his Twitter page on Monday, Cheruiyot, who is also the Senate Majority Leader, claimed that President William Ruto is intent on crushing Kenya’s media, alongside the banking sector.

“President Ruto will succeed in crushing every cartel in the country save for two that are extremely powerful, banks and media. Both are very powerful, influential, and synergise so well to protect each other’s interest. For public good, a way must be found,” the senator tweeted.

KEG President Churchill Otieno issued a statement later on Monday, expressing alarm over Cheruiyot’s reckless and worrying post.

Undernutrition in mothers is rising sharply: UNICEF

According to UNICEF, Kenya is among 12 countries deemed to be in food crisis, that between 2020 and 2022, the number of pregnant or breastfeeding women suffering from acute malnutrition increased by 25 percent, from 5.5 to 6.9 million.

The UNICEF report, based on data analysis of women in nearly every country in the world, estimates that more than one billion women and adolescent girls suffer from undernutrition — which leaves them underweight and of short stature — and from a deficiency in essential micronutrients as well as from anemia.

Most of them are in the world’s poorest regions, with South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa constituting 68 percent of women and adolescent girls who are underweight and 60 percent of those suffering from anemia.

 

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