At the moment, the Communications Authority of Kenya (formerly known as the Communications Commission of Kenya) and Ministry of Information Technology are drafting the regulations, a process involving extensive consultations from all stakeholders. [Photo/ businessdailyafrica.com]
Everlyine Atieno was charged with cruelty and economic exploitation after pleading guilty before resident magistrate Rita Amwayi. [Photo/ Getty Images]
Fish pond. A fishing law for Lake Victoria beneficiaries is in the pipeline. [Photo/ roysfarm.com]
Political leaders from five counties bordering Lake Victoria have been asked to stand by a law that will regulate fishing on the lake.
Lake Victoria Fisheries Committee has asked the leaders from Kisumu, Busia, Homabay, Siaya and Migori to help in the implementation of the law, currently... Read More
A man accused of raping and then killing a four-year-old girl is on the run. He is accused of committing the offence and the submerging the girl's body in a river. [Photo/ AP]
A 24-year-old man has been accused of defiling a four-year-old girl and then killing her before disappearing.
The man, Arisa Onsongo who comes from Iringa sub location, allegedly raped the girl and when she died, he took her body, put it in a river and laid stones on the body.
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A security guard. Their welfare will improve with implementation of improvement plans. [Photo/ informkenya.com]
Private security firms have embarked on a move to improve their employees’ welfare as a means of improving security standards in the country.
This comes against the background of the recent surge of insecurity in the parts of the country.
The kenya security industry association... Read More
Contraceptives. Emergency pills are selling more than condoms in Kiambu. [Photo/ cphpost.dk]
Majority of Kiambu ladies tend to fear pregnancy more than sexually transmitted infections due to early parenthood and stigmatisation.
The fear of childbearing and facing the wrath of parents raises goosebumps in majority of the youth around Thika sub-County.
Jonah Mwangi, Kiambu... Read More
Residents of Pipeline estate during a recent incident in which a thief was lynched. [Photo/ File/ HiviSasa.com]
Residents of Pipeline estate in Nakuru town have raised concerns over increasing insecurity in the area.
The residents claim that more than five cases of house break-ins and muggings have been reported in Pipeline in the past month.
“It is unfair that police have failed to offer... Read More
The court heard that the defendant was convicted for having hanging earlobes. He wants the conviction overturned. [Photo/ bigroupinc.com]
A man sentenced to death has moved to a Nakuru High Court seeking to challenge his conviction.
Salim Leteipa was sentenced in 2011 by a Nakuru High Court over robbery with violence charges. He told the court that he was convicted based on the fact that he had hanging earlobes.
In... Read More
Kiambu Sports CeC Machel Waikenda. He says that Sh50 miliion has been set aside to renovate sports stadia in the county. [Photo/ ulizalinks.co.ke]
Kiambu county sports CeC Machel Waikenda has pledged with the County government after his docket was offered funds for renovating all the stadias in the couty.
Waikenda said it is the best move by the county government as the Kiambu youths have been lacking facilities to keep their... Read More
The matatu, which was travelling to Subukia from Nakuru, lost control before hitting a rock and landing in a ditch near St Gerald’s Catholic Church a few miles from Maili Sita trading centre. [Photo/ Getty Images]
Ten passengers escaped unhurt when a matatu they were travelling in caught fire after hitting a rock along the Nakuru-Nyahururu road on Friday afternoon.
The matatu, which was travelling to Subukia from Nakuru, lost control before hitting a rock and landing in a ditch near St Gerald’s... Read More
Carrying of spears has been attributed to rising tensions in Njoro. [Photo/ coldsteel-uk.com]
Njoro sub-county deputy commissioner Mohammed Hassan has banned carrying of spears, arrows and bows publicly in the area.
This, he said, is due to the rising tensions arising from land conflicts in parts of Nakuru county especially Molo, Njoro and Kuresoi.
Speaking in Njoro... Read More
Kisumu will host two premier league matches this weekend. Western Stima will host Top Fry Nakuru this Saturday, before Chemelil Sugar and AFC Leopards square it out. (Photo/ ipadinsight.com]
Kenya Premier League Action returns to Kisumu County this weekend, with two matches on the cards at the Kisumu City’s Moi Stadium.
Western Stima will host Top Fry Nakuru this Saturday, before Chemelil Sugar and AFC Leopards square it out for maximum three points on Sunday.
All the... Read More
Nakuru Top Fry at a previous match. They peg their hopes on the City Stars and KCB losing. [Photo/ fulltime90.com]
With three matches left to play before the 2013/14 Kenya premier league comes to a close Nakuru top fry all stars can only peg their survival in the top league on the failure of other two clubs.
Top Fry are praying that KCB and Nairobi city stars lose al their remaining matches and at the... Read More
An aerial view of Kisumu where a student died on Friday afternoon. [Photo/ Google Maps]
A Form Four student at Otieno Oyoo High School in Kisumu East sub-county died on Friday after allegedly fighting with a colleague.
Austine Ouma passed away at Rabuor Heath Centre around 2pm while receiving treatment.
Sources said Ouma was fighting with his colleague at a time they... Read More
[Photo/ Kel Wesh]
Leonard Kipkorir MCA from Mauche Ward in Nakuru county receives a lorry full of drugs from the ministry of health. The ward health centres are set to benefit from the free medicine.
Journalists at work. The project, which is funded by the Ford Foundation, will train journalists from Kisumu, Turkana, Mombasa and Nairobi counties. [Photo/ kojanews.blogspot.com]
More than 100 journalists from four counties are being trained in Kisumu on how to report devolution matters in the country.
The pilot project, which kicked off at Jumuia Guest House in Kisumu on Thursday, seeks to empower journalists to report better and positive stories on the... Read More
A section of the Gusii Institue of Technology that is set to become a polytechnic. [Photo/ git.ac.ke]
The Gusii Institute of Technology (GIT) is among the 10 technical institutions that are set for upgrading, a government official announced on Friday.
Prof Collette Suda, the principal secretary in the state department of science and technology, said the institute has adequate facilities... Read More
Senator James Mungai at a previous event. He has called on the IG to increase police along the Maai-Mahiu road. [Photo/ cees.uonbi.ac.ke]
Nakuru county senator James Mungai has appealed to the inspector General of police to increase the number of police manning the Maai-Mahiu–Naivahsa Highway.
The senator argues that there should be more checkpoints in the area to curb speeding and careless driving by road users, which has... Read More
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The colonialists rounding up suspected Mau Mau adherents. A section of veterans say there is nothing to celebrate as they have been neglected by consecutive governments. [Photo/ antiwarsongs.org]
Kenya premier league enters homestretch
The Tusker Premier League enters homestretch as Gor look set to defend their title. [Photos/ipadinsight.com]
Fire outbreak shatters business in Kisii town
Residents watch smoke bellow as what was once their property is burnt down in a Saturday evening fire at the Kisii Transline stage. The cause of the inferno still remains unknown. [Photo: Lydia Kerubo]
Burnt Forest, Uasin-Gishu hold ‘sports for peace’ tournament
A cultural dance. A similar event was held in Uasin Gishu to foster inter-ethnic peace. [Photo/ tepehurdi.wordpress.com]