A community policing meeting in progress. Residents of Seregeya in Turbo have been urged to embrace the Nyumba Kumi Initiative to curb insecurity. [Photo/ CRDF Africa]
A kenyan passport. The Uasin Gishu Deputy Governor wants passport office returned to Eldoret to serve the North Rift region. [Photo: File]
A tree nursery. LOtonglo residents have been advised to conserve the environment to deal with water-borne diseases. [Photo/ forester.org]
The culprit when she was apprehended by the Deputy OCPD and the CID officer. She will be arraigned in court tommorrow. [Photo/ KGikundi]
There was drama in Thika during a community policing unit meeting with the police bosses when an elegant lady stole the Deputy OCPD’s mobile phone.
Mary Wambui Kamau, 38, seemingly attended the meeting with a malicious intention as she neither belonged to the police department nor the... Read More
A maize plantation. Molo Agriculture Officer Agnes Odhiambo has warned Molo farmers against planting Maize to avert poor yield witnessed this season. [Photo: panoramio]
Molo farmers have been warned against planting maize in the forth coming planting season following the disastrous harvest witnessed in the current season.
Molo Agriculture Officer Agnes Odhiambo told the farmers that they risk suffering huge losses should they plant maize next season.... Read More
The Muthurwa market. Traders from Nahati are asking for shades to shelter them from the rain. [Photo/ businessdailyafrica.com]
With the arrival of the short rains in most parts of the country, traders at the Maili Sita trading centre are appealing to their Member of Parliament and MCA to provide them with permanent shades.
Speaking at the market on Tuesday, the traders called on their Member of Parliament Kimani... Read More
Farmers have been warned against trans-county livestock movement. This is due to an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease, [Photo/agrilife.org]
Nakuru County government has banned all trans-county livestock movement, due to an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease.
Speaking in Mai Mahiu during an open meeting with pastoralists, Naivasha Sub-county administrator Robert Ndung’u said the measure is meant to reduce the spread of the... Read More
A Kenyan passport. Uasin Gishu Deputy Governor wants the Eldoret immigration offices re-opened. [Photo/Delcampe.com]
Uasin Gishu Deputy Governor Daniel Chemno has urged the Ministry of Interior and Coordination to re-open immigration offices that were closed last month.
Chemno has described a directive by the new immigration director Maj Gen (Rtd) Gordon Kihalangwa to close regional immigration offices... Read More
A woman was put in custody for allegedly killing her own toddler in Chesoi. [Photo: Shutterstock]
A middle-aged woman who allegedly killed her two week old baby girl in Elgeyo/Marakwet County has been arrested and locked up at the Chesoi police station.
The married woman is said to have sired the baby out of wedlock, prompting her to commit the act.
Villagers said the woman... Read More
Traffic lights. Motorists in Eldoret town have urged the county government to work on restoring traffic lights to ease congestion in the town. (Photo/ aaroads.com]
Motorists in Eldoret town are calling on the county government to fast track the restoration of traffic lights in the town to ease flow of vehicles and rid the town of congestion.
They stated that Uganda road, the major highway linking Kenya to Uganda and South Sudan is ever congested... Read More
Students at an exam. Awendo MP has said that senior Knec officials should be probed over exam leaks. [Photo/ EJA]
A member of parliament from Kisumu has sensationally claimed that top Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) officials might be involved in the rampant cheating in the national examinations.
Awendo legislator Jared K’Opiyo says that some of the officials live lavishly and should be... Read More
Nakuru Town West MP Samwel Arama. The rebel ODM law maker has bashed fellow CORD parliamentarians calling for his quiting the party. [Photo: File]
Rebel Orange Democratic Movement law maker Samuel Arama has told off his critics who want him to quit the party for openly opposing the party leader Raila Odinga over the referendum drive.
Speaking in to journalists after addressing women and youth group leaders in his constituency, Arama... Read More
Brewing chang'aa. brewers in Uasin_Gishu have been warned against carrying out the business in the county. [Photo/ Reuters]
Uasin Gishu County Commissioner Abdi Hassan has given a tough warning to the brewers and sellers of illicit brews in the county to close down immediately.
He has said that his office has received several reports that there are traders smuggling brews especially in the Eldoret food market... Read More
Kisii Governor James Ongwae. He has reshuffled his cabinet to improve performance. [Photo/ gusiionline.co.ke]
Kisii county governor James Ongwae has reshuffled his cabinet in an effort to boost performance.
The governor said 18 months after elections, he had in consultation with his deputy, assessed the operations of the recent county government and decide to have the reshuffle.
“Being the... Read More
A pack of cattle move in search of pasture. Nakuru County government has banned such movements of livestock in and out of the county to tame an outbreak of foot and mouth desease. [Photo: Stakeholkderforum.org]
Following the outbreak of the foot and mouth disease in Naivasha the Nakuru Government has banned the movement of livestock in an out of the county.
Naivasha Sub-County administrator Robert Ndung’u said free movement of animals from neighboring counties has contributed to the fast spread... Read More
The entrance to Maseno University. The university's student elections will not be held any time soon. [Photo/ CKisabuli/ Hivisasa.com]
Maseno University Vice Chancellor, Prof Dominic Makawiti, has said that there will be no students’ elections soon.
This comes two weeks after the Students elections were marred by interruptions. This, according to Student Organisation of Maseno University's (SOMU) constitution means that... Read More
Kenya 7’s team celebrate in a past rugby match. Kenya Rugby Union has modernized activities at the union with an aim of keeping tabs on all activities concerning rugby in the country. [Photo/kenyabuzz.com]
Kenya Rugby Union held a successful two-day competitions software training course on Saturday with an aim of computerizing rugby activities in the country.
The course that was the first of its kind to be held by KRU is meant to fully computerize rugby activities records in the Union... Read More
Nakuru Kiambu County Governor Kinuthia Mbugua. He has said all-inclusive development will take place in all the wards. [Photo/ Hero Radio]
Nakuru Governor Kinuthia Mbugua has vowed to ensure each and every ward in the county is not left behind in terms of development.
The governor said that his government has laid out a plan to ensure every ward in the county benefits from development projects.
Speaking to reporters... Read More
Nakuru County Commissioner Mohammed Birik. He has called on residents to be peace ambassadors. [Photo/ mediamaxnetwork.co.ke]
Nakuru County Commissioner Mohamed Birik has called on locals to be ambassadors of peace support intiatives being taken by both the national and county governments to boost development.
Speaking to the press on Tuesday, Birik said that residents have a responsibility to ensure they... Read More
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