KIsii University Law School Society members congregating in today's aborted meeting. The Society's elections ended prematurely when first years stormed out to protest the disqualification of one of the candidates. [Photo/ Bridget Makena]
The accused is alleged to have pretended to be an electrician to gain entry into the magistrate's house. [Photo/ herald.co.zw]
A man was arraigned in an Eldoret court on Friday and denied charges of attempting to Kidnap a magistrate’s daughter.
Hassan Onyiengo was accused of trying to abduct a three-year-old girl from chief magistrate Beatrice Mosiria’s home.
The court heard that the accused had pretended... Read More
The police are pursuing the man who could be involved in human trafficking. Those found in the house were to travel to South Africa. [Photo/ TrophyW]
Police in Ruiru, Kiambu have launched manhunt for an Ethiopian immigrant leader who escaped during a raid on Wednesday.
Police say the Ethiopian immigrant escaped during a raid in Kahawa Wendani estate where at least 60 immigrants of Ethiopian origin were nabbed.
According to Ruiru... Read More
Students at an exam. Those in Kisumu have been assured of safety as they sit for their exams. [Photo/ EJA]
Kisumu East District Commissioner Moses Ole Tutui has assured candidates in the area that they will not be affected by floods in the event of heavy downpours.
In an interview with this writer on Thursday, Ole Tutui said the disaster management committee in the district has put up measures... Read More
Makueni Governor Prof Kivutha Kibwana. He was impeached two weeks ago by the Makueni County assembly members over allegations of abetting corruption. [Photo/ mediamaxnetwork.co.ke]
The high court in Machakos yesterday referred a case challenging the impeachment of Makueni Governor Prof Kivutha Kibwana.
The ruling came after Kibwana through his lawyer, Wilfred Nyamu, filed an application before the court to refer the case to the Chief Justice.
High court Judge... Read More
Governor William Kabogo cutting the ribbon when he officially opened the county courts in Thika town today. [Photo/ Kevin Shanyulah]
Kiambu County Governor William Kabogo has offered to give a space for the Judiciary to establish a high court in Thika.
This is after the congestion that has been experienced for a while in the Murang’a High Court and long working hours by the magistrates and judges.
Speaking in... Read More
Nacada Nyanza regional manager Esther Okenye during a previous function. She says that apart from the review of the curriculum, the agency will work with the county governments on their alcohol and drug abuse policies and legislation. [Photo: Africanpress.me]
All schools will have to include lessons on drug abuse prevention in their curriculum if plans by the anti-drug agency succeed.
National Agency for the Campaign against Drug Abuse (Nacada) said that the plan was aimed at ensuring that school goers are exposed to the ideas of drug... Read More
The missing girl is a student at Muthiga High School. She allegedly disappeared from the school and the mother knew of the incident two weeks later. [Photo/ co.morton.nd.us]
A family in Juja, Kiambu County is worried after their daughter who was studying at Muthiga Girls Secondary School disappeared in unclear circumstances.
Stella Wanjiku, 16, allegedly disappeared last month but the school administration never notified her parents of the matter until after... Read More
Two men suspected to be thieves escaped an angry mob after allegedly stealing a video camera from a cyber café in Luanda Town. [Photo/torange.us]
Two middle-aged men narrowly escaped lynching by an angry mob at Luanda town Friday morning, after they were suspected of stealing from a cyber café
The two smartly dressed gentlemen allegedly stole a video camera at a cyber café, where they had gone to seek for photocopy and lamination... Read More
Egerton University Complex. The university is set to finalise the selection of representative teams to participate in the upcoming university games to be played in Uganda in December. [Photo/egertononline.com]
Egerton University sports department will this weekend finalise the selection of teams that will represent the university in the upcoming East-African Inter-University Games to be held in Uganda in December this year.
According the Sports Manager Paul Gikaria, the department will this... Read More
Sofapaka players celebrate in a past Premier League match. The team is ranked the best among Kenyan clubs according to footballdatabase.com. [Photo/mobifootball.com]
Former Kenya Premier League Champions Sofapaka is the best-ranked club in the country, according to footballdatabase.com
In the rankings that list 415 clubs across the continent, Sofapaka is the only ranked team from Kenya and one of three in East Africa, the others being Tanzanian... Read More
Lightning strike. Twenty cows were killed when lightning hit Peno area, Uasin Gishu County on Thursday morning. [Photo/ nooanews.noa.gov]
More than 20 cows died on Thursday morning after they were hit by lightning in Peno area, Uasin Gishu County.
The 28 cows had been confiscated by Kaptagat Forest officers for grazing in the forest against the forest law.
Speaking to our reporter, assistant officer in charge of the... Read More
Tusker players celebrate in a past match. They have been awarded three points from their aborted match against Muhoroni Youth last weekend. [Photo/ghettoradio.co.ke]
The Tusker Premier League (KPL) has awarded Tusker FC three points in their aborted league match against Muhoroni Youth played on Sunday October 19.
The match was called off in the 74th minute when Muhoroni Youth players claimed Tusker had an extra player on the pitch. Muhoroni players... Read More
Shabana FC players during a training session at Gusii stadium. The team is aiming for promotion back to the Tusker Premier League after an eight-year absence. [Photo/AMakori/courtsey]
Shabana FC has a chance of making a come back into next season’s Tusker Premier League after an eight-year absence, says former coach.
According to the side’s immediate former tactician Salim Keya, hard work, determination and endurance have contributed immensely to the team's improvement... Read More
A burst water pipe. Kisii County's water supply will be restructured to cater for the increasing demand. [Photo/ indemnity.ie]
The Gusii Water and Sanitation Company is set to be restructured.
The restructuring is to enable the company provide services to both urban and rural towns in Kisii County.
Kisii county governor James Ongwae has disclosed that a German Bank (KFW) will invest Sh1.2 billion to... Read More
A child plays at a garbage site. Such sites will be a thing of the past in Kiambu after the roll-out of a cleaning programme. [Photo/ flickr.com]
Kiambu County has initiated a cleaning programme to rid the county of garbage which has been making different places filthy to live in.
The programme which started on Wednesday seeks to change the tradition of dumping garbage carelessly within the county.
Irene Wambui, a Thika town... Read More
Kisii County Governor James Ongwae. He says that 500km of roads will be done to ease transportation woes in the county. [Photo/ gusiionline.co.ke]
Kisii County is set to build up to 500 kilometres of road across the county.
This is in an effort to ease transport problems in rural Kisii.
Governor James Ongwae said his government has prioritised infrastructure development throughout the county and the tenders for the... Read More
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Mashujaa Day: Veteran say there’s nothing to celebrate
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]