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Health CS calls for action on teen pregnancies and HIV infections
Kenya has the third-highest teen pregnancy rate in the world, with about 80 births per 1,000 births. In 2021, an estimated 5,288 Aids-related deaths occurred among children
By Lydiah Nyawira 1 month ago
Health CS calls for action on teen pregnancies and HIV infections
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Dementia: When people just sign away property
Dr Gichu explained that there is no known cause of dementia and Alzheimer’s but there are ways to delay it’s onset in those pre-disposed to the conditions.
By Lydiah Nyawira 1 month ago
Dementia: When people just sign away property
Nyeri starts Level 4 hospital second phase project
Governor Mutahi Kahiga on Thursday lay the foundation stone, saying the second phase will cost Sh72 million.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Nyeri starts Level 4 hospital second phase project
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Family feud leads to bizarre burial on blind man's land
The family had made plans to bury their kin on Thursday at his home. However, a group of youth sneaked into his brother’s farm and did a secret burial.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Family feud leads to bizarre burial on blind man's land
Women farmers find new ways to tackle climate-induced brokeness
For the last 20 years, Ms Phoebe Gachemi has been a farmer, working her two-acre piece of land in Giakaibei village in Mathira Constituency of Nyeri County.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Women farmers find new ways to tackle climate-induced brokeness
Choice of deputy in Nyeri governor race could make or break aspirants
Aspirants in the Nyeri governor race are setting the stage for what is promising to be a bruising battle, with choice of running mate being taken seriously
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Choice of deputy in Nyeri governor race could make or break aspirants
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How I sank Sh6m in Nyeri Town UDA nominations
The ordeal undergone by UDA Nyeri Town parliamentary seat aspirant Wanyaga Gathaka demonstrates the perils of investing in politics.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
How I sank Sh6m in Nyeri Town UDA nominations
Martha Karua tours Nyeri as charm offensive warms up region
Azimio la Umoja One Kenya presidential running mate Martha Karua yesterday took her vote hunting mission to Nyeri County on the fourth day of her Mt Kenya tour.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Martha Karua tours Nyeri as charm offensive warms up region
Disabled girl, who scored 367 marks, still stuck at home
A girl living with a disability is unable to join secondary school despite scoring 367 marks in last year’s KCPE exams and gaining admission to Mikinduri Girls High School in Meru County.
By Phares Mutembei 2 months ago
Disabled girl, who scored 367 marks, still stuck at home
More than half of counties had opaque budgets in 2021 - study
The survey evaluates level of budget transparency across all the 47 counties. Migori and Isiolo most opaque as Nyeri, West Pokot, Elgeyo Marakwet came top.
By Lydiah Nyawira 3 months ago
More than half of counties had opaque budgets in 2021 - study
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i tells chiefs to remain firm
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has told chiefs to discharge their duties without fear of intimidation by politicians during campaigns.
By Lydiah Nyawira 4 months ago
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i tells chiefs to remain firm
Farmers regret settling for thirsty eucalyptus draining soil's water
According to Kenya Forestry Research Institute, there are at least 100 species of eucalyptus trees.
By Lydiah Nyawira 4 months ago
Farmers regret settling for thirsty eucalyptus draining soil's water
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Mau Mau heroine Field Marshal Muthoni Kirima shaves her 70-year-old dreadlocks
The cut locks were collected, wrapped in the Kenyan flag and placed in an African basket which was then handed over to Ms Muthoni.
By Lydiah Nyawira 4 months ago
Mau Mau heroine Field Marshal Muthoni Kirima shaves her 70-year-old dreadlocks
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Mt Kenya's new look and bright future as Uhuru races to leave a lasting impression
Most visible investment is the ongoing construction of Dual Carriageway from Kenol to Marua and completion of the KNH Othaya Annex.
By Lydiah Nyawira 4 months ago
Mt Kenya's new look and bright future as Uhuru races to leave a lasting impression
Nyeri livestock farmers overcome high feed prices to earn Sh2b in revenue
The farmers earned revenue from the sale of various livestock products like beef, chevon, mutton, poultry meat, pork, eggs.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Nyeri livestock farmers overcome high feed prices to earn Sh2b in revenue
Court dismisses bid to stop governor from resuming office
The Wajir Deputy Governor Ahmed Muktar has lost his bid to continue holding onto the top county office.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Court dismisses bid to stop governor from resuming office
Nyeri county reports zero pending bills, tables Sh7.7 billion budget
The document was prepared by the County Finance Department and is awaiting approval by the Assembly.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Nyeri county reports zero pending bills, tables Sh7.7 billion budget
TWDA raises concern over wayleaves, climate change
Tana Water Development Agency CEO Phillip Gichuki said efforts to set up water infrastructure in five Mt Kenya counties were on course.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
TWDA raises concern over wayleaves, climate change
Clerics: Avoid spreading hate, build peace in polls
Several clerics have appealed to Kenyans to focus on peacebuilding before, during and after the August elections.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Clerics: Avoid spreading hate, build peace in polls
Two ex-convicts tie knot at Nyeri Prison as 380 inmates graduate
Two former convicts exchanged vows at the Nyeri Prison chapel in King’ong’o.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Two ex-convicts tie knot at Nyeri Prison as 380 inmates graduate
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Jubilee MPs in all-out campaign to reinvigorate party in Mt Kenya
This will also be the moment the party finally disassociates itself from Deputy President William Ruto and his allies who have founded UDA.
By Lydiah Nyawira 5 months ago
Jubilee MPs in all-out campaign to reinvigorate party in Mt Kenya
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Raila Odinga: I'm nobody’s project, I'm my own man
ODM leader Raila Odinga, has dismissed any claims that he is a State project noting he had made his own way in the political arena.
By Lydiah Nyawira 6 months ago
Raila Odinga: I'm nobody’s project, I'm my own man
Laikipia County in refunds plan for businesses to ease production
The Laikipia county government will give rebates to manufacturing companies to ease their electricity and distribution costs.
By Lydiah Nyawira 6 months ago
Laikipia County in refunds plan for businesses to ease production
Nyeri-based sacco pays out over Sh740 million in dividends
The Sacco informed members of the increase in the society’s share capital from Sh117 million in 2020 to Sh129 million in 2021.
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
Nyeri-based sacco pays out over Sh740 million in dividends
Aged employees in Nyeri hamper Sh23m programme for extension work
The project was expected to benefit 234 extension service officers. Unfortunately, the department is grappling with an aging workforce.
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
Aged employees in Nyeri hamper Sh23m programme for extension work
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Families in pain after losing land, property to shrewd shylocks
Nyeri County Criminal Investigation Officer Benson Kasyoka said they are investigating the many cases.
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
Families in pain after losing land, property to shrewd shylocks
Police holding five suspects in killing of Nyeri businessman
Police have arrested three people in connection with the brutal murder of Nyeri businessman Erasmus Kinyua.
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
Police holding five suspects in killing of Nyeri businessman
How old age collapsed Sh23m project to boost extension services in Nyeri
When the county government of Nyeri invested Sh23 million in the purchase of additional vehicles and motorbikes to enhance the mobility of...
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
How old age collapsed Sh23m project to boost extension services in Nyeri
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My scars do not define me, says woman who lost arms to spouse
Woman survived brutal attack after her husband of 10 years chopped off her arms over a misunderstanding.
By Lydiah Nyawira 7 months ago
My scars do not define me, says woman who lost arms to spouse
Health CS calls for action on teen pregnancies and HIV infections
Kenya has the third-highest teen pregnancy rate in the world, with about 80 births per 1,000 births. In 2021, an estimated 5,288 Aids-related deaths occurred among children
By Lydiah Nyawira 1 month ago
Health CS calls for action on teen pregnancies and HIV infections
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Dementia: When people just sign away property
Dr Gichu explained that there is no known cause of dementia and Alzheimer’s but there are ways to delay it’s onset in those pre-disposed to the conditions.
By Lydiah Nyawira 1 month ago
Dementia: When people just sign away property
Nyeri starts Level 4 hospital second phase project
Governor Mutahi Kahiga on Thursday lay the foundation stone, saying the second phase will cost Sh72 million.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Nyeri starts Level 4 hospital second phase project
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Family feud leads to bizarre burial on blind man's land
The family had made plans to bury their kin on Thursday at his home. However, a group of youth sneaked into his brother’s farm and did a secret burial.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Family feud leads to bizarre burial on blind man's land
Women farmers find new ways to tackle climate-induced brokeness
For the last 20 years, Ms Phoebe Gachemi has been a farmer, working her two-acre piece of land in Giakaibei village in Mathira Constituency of Nyeri County.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Women farmers find new ways to tackle climate-induced brokeness
Choice of deputy in Nyeri governor race could make or break aspirants
Aspirants in the Nyeri governor race are setting the stage for what is promising to be a bruising battle, with choice of running mate being taken seriously
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Choice of deputy in Nyeri governor race could make or break aspirants
Premium
How I sank Sh6m in Nyeri Town UDA nominations
The ordeal undergone by UDA Nyeri Town parliamentary seat aspirant Wanyaga Gathaka demonstrates the perils of investing in politics.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
How I sank Sh6m in Nyeri Town UDA nominations
Martha Karua tours Nyeri as charm offensive warms up region
Azimio la Umoja One Kenya presidential running mate Martha Karua yesterday took her vote hunting mission to Nyeri County on the fourth day of her Mt Kenya tour.
By Lydiah Nyawira 2 months ago
Martha Karua tours Nyeri as charm offensive warms up region
Disabled girl, who scored 367 marks, still stuck at home
A girl living with a disability is unable to join secondary school despite scoring 367 marks in last year’s KCPE exams and gaining admission to Mikinduri Girls High School in Meru County.
By Phares Mutembei 2 months ago
Disabled girl, who scored 367 marks, still stuck at home
More than half of counties had opaque budgets in 2021 - study
The survey evaluates level of budget transparency across all the 47 counties. Migori and Isiolo most opaque as Nyeri, West Pokot, Elgeyo Marakwet came top.
By Lydiah Nyawira 3 months ago
More than half of counties had opaque budgets in 2021 - study
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i tells chiefs to remain firm
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has told chiefs to discharge their duties without fear of intimidation by politicians during campaigns.
By Lydiah Nyawira 4 months ago
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i tells chiefs to remain firm