A section of the Naivasha Sub-county hospital. The hospital has registered increased admissions for pregnant mothers seeking to deliver at the facility. [Photo/ kenyan-post.com]
The sex workers want the county government of Nakuru to create a law legalising their work, saying they are ready to paying taxes just like other workers. [Photo/ Huffington Post]
Street lights at night. Thika is getting all the lights repaired as it prepares for a 24-hour economy. [Photo/ samanthastephens.com]
Thika is set to have a new look after the county government started a project to rehabilitate all faulty street lights within the town.
The exercise has kicked off starting from Kenyatta highway outside the Thika Sub-county offices.
This comes after students from Mount Kenya... Read More
A cigarette smouldering. Kiambu and Murang'a counties are expected to pass regulations banning smoking in public places. [Photo/ patch.com]
Members of County Assembly (MCAs) from Kiambu and Murang’a have all agreed to set rules that will ban smoking in public places to reduce tobacco-related deaths.
This comes after they all attended a workshop for policy makers from both counties organised by the Tobacco Control Board at... Read More
Former majority leader George Mwaura. He has gone to court challeneging his impeachment. [Photo/ assembly.nakuru.go.ke]
Former Nakuru leader of majority George Mwaura has gone to court to challenge his removal from office.
Mwaura wants the court to grant an order compelling the second respondent, Samuel Waithuki, to vacate the office of the leader of majority at the Nakuru County Assembly. He said that the... Read More
The residents allege that the wild beast (not pictured) invaded the estate on Monday night, killing six sheep before disappearing in the nearby bush. [Photo/ sleepout.com]
Nakuru’s Makaa estate residents want the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to hunt down and restrain a stray leopard which they say is causing them sleepless nights.
The residents alleged that the wild beast invaded the estate on Monday night, killing six sheep before disappearing in the... Read More
Area chief Bernard Gikaru says the deceased was found naked, adding that she might have been raped before being killed. [Photo/ Getty Images]
Police in Kabete are investigating an incident where the body of a middle-aged woman was found dumped along the road in Cura estate on Tuesday.
Confirming the incident, area chief Bernard Gikaru said the deceased was found naked, adding that she might have been raped before being killed... Read More
The killers are said to have murdered the deceased as he strolled home and later dumped his body at the entrance of his house. [Photo/ Getty Images]
Police in Rongai sub-county have launched search for the killers who murdered an ailing middle-aged man on Sunday evening.
The killers are said to have murdered the deceased as he strolled home and later dumped his body at the entrance of his house.
Confirming the incident, area... Read More
Police believe the teenager committed suicide by hanging himself on a tree on Sunday. [Photo/ Getty Images]
Detectives are investigating an incident in which the body of a 12-year-old schoolboy was found dangling on a tree in Subukia sub-county’s Maombi village.
Police believe the teenager committed suicide by hanging himself on a tree on Sunday.
Confirming the incident, area police boss... Read More
Michael Waikenda, the Kiambu County executive for youths and sports. He has revealed that the county has been nominated under the active county government category. [Photo/ ulizalinks.co.ke]]
The county government of Kiambu has been nominated in the upcoming Kenya Social Media Awards, county executive for youths and sports Michael Waikenda has said.
Speaking to the press on Tuesday, Waikenda said the county has been nominated under the active county government category.... Read More
Governor William Kabogo: “I want to ask ghost workers in Kiambu to start packing before we get them.” [Photo/ William Kabogo]
Kiambu ‘ghost’ workers will be immediately struck off from the payroll once the ongoing biometric data registration of national and county government workers is complete, Governor William Kabogo has said.
Speaking at Thika town on Tuesday, Kabogo said the biometric registration will help... Read More
A session of the county assembly of Nakuru. The deputy speaker declared a motion seeking to impeach lands executive dead. [Photo/ news24.com]
The fate of besieged Nakuru County lands and planning executive Rachael Maina now hangs in the balance after a move to impeach her on Tuesday afternoon failed.
The motion mover, Biashara ward MCA Stephen Kuria, attempted to withdraw it so that more allegations could be added against her... Read More
Kiambu MP Jude Njomo. He says a digital library will be constructed in Kiambu to boost education. [Photo/ F Mwaura/ Hivisasa.com]
In a bid to assist learners and all those who desire to seek information, plans are underway to build a digital library in the town.
Kiambu Constituency Member of Parliament Jude Njomo says the library will be equipped with all kinds of resources including books and computers fully... Read More
A view of Nakuru's Kenyatta Avenue. The county has been billed as the next biggest in terms of investments by an economist. [Photo/ J Wakibia/ Hivisasa.com]
Nakuru County boasts of being the next financial hub after Nairobi County in the country if investors continue pumping their money in the county’s economy.
According to a Nakuru town based economist Alex Mutua, the county has witnessed tremendous growth in the last decade than any other... Read More
The court sentenced the administration police officer to life imprisonment. He allegedly raped a minor at an IDP camp. [Photo/ politicspa.com]
There was drama in Molo Court today after an Administrative Police (AP) 0fficer was sentenced to life imprisonment for defiling a minor.
The officer allegedly committed the offence against the 11-year-old girl at an IDP Camp.
Abdalla Njeru pleaded guilty when he appeared before... Read More
Council of governors' chair Isaac Rutto. Jubilee governors supporting him in the referendum push have been challenged to show what they have done with money already given. [Photo/ westfm.co.ke]
Gatundu North MP Francis Njenga has told off Jubilee governors who have joined their counterparts in Cord to call for what they have dubbed ‘pesa mashinani’.
The legislators says that the governors are betraying the government to the opposition. He added that the same governors have... Read More
Thika Town MP Alice Ng'ang'a. She has given a Sh10 million cheque for a stalled centre of excellence in her constituency. [Photo/ Eric Mong'are/ Hivisasa.com]
Thika town MP Alice Ng’ang’a has issued a 10 million shilling cheque to jump-start a 30 million shilling centre of excellence.
The high school located in Karibaribi village stalled four years ago and it was being constructed under the Economic Stimulus initiative using funds donated by... Read More
A butchery. Those in Nakuru County will be regularly inspected to ensure they conform to sanitation standards. [Photo/ jeffreykedwards.com]
Distributors of illegal meat in Nakuru County have been put on notice as the county plans to undertake a crackdown to inspect all meat sold to the public.
Nakuru County health officer Samuel King’ori speaking in Nakuru, warned the public against buying and consuming meat from unlicensed... Read More
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Send nominated MCAs home - Molo residents
The Nakuru County assembly. Molo residents want all nominated MCAs sent home. [Photo/ news24.com]
Solve disputes out of courts, magistrate urges
Chief magistrate Kemoi Ng’eno: “If a neighbour abuses another that should not amount to a dispute to be solved in courts. It should be handled elsewhere to save the courts time and money.” [Photo/ usatoday.com]
Bean thief jailed for three years
The magistrate also cautioned people from engaging in theft of foods and crops from farms.He said anybody found culpable of such an offence risked a hefty punishment. [Photo/ Getty Images]
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Tatooing is giving creative artists a lifeline. [Photo/ galleryhip.com]
Women urged to use groups to oppose referendum
Nakuru women representative Mary Mbugua wants all women in the county to oppose the referendum through self-help groups. [Photo/ theStar.co.ke]