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CS Omamo gunning for first IFAD female president
Omamo who was nominated by President Uhuru Kenyatta in May is expected to face three other contenders for the prestigious position.
By Stanley Ongwae 1 month ago
CS Omamo gunning for first IFAD female president
Labour court stops Nyamira county's move to employ more staff
A county resident moved to court to protest the planned hiring of new staff, citing a lack of budgetary allocation as well as an unresolved issue of 10 illegally hired employees.
By Stanley Ongwae 1 month ago
Labour court stops Nyamira county's move to employ more staff
Governor Nyaribo accuses MCAs of stealing bursary cash, wants them probed
Ward reps colluded with schools to include non-existent students in lists of beneficiaries, report claims.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Governor Nyaribo accuses MCAs of stealing bursary cash, wants them probed
Senate aspirant rides on a donkey to seek IEBC clearance
Mochenwa said the move was akin to what Jesus did in Jerusalem in the Bible and was a sign of humility, service and dedication.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Senate aspirant rides on a donkey to seek IEBC clearance
Aspirants raise concerns over shared names on ballot
The aspirants have partitioned the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission(IEBC) to put clear measures to avoid confusion over candidates sharing names on the ballot.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Aspirants raise concerns over shared names on ballot
Delays, technical hitches reported as aspirants rush to clear with IEBC
Several political aspirants in the forthcoming August 9 polls were forced to wait for hours at various IBEC stations as the commission started the verification and clearance exercise.
By Olivia Odhiambo 2 months ago
Delays, technical hitches reported as aspirants rush to clear with IEBC
Lake region bloc draws plan to connect 14 counties to railway
The national railway line currently serves Kericho, Kisumu, Nandi, and part of Narok. But according to officials, the prospected rail line will serve the other counties.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Lake region bloc draws plan to connect 14 counties to railway
Nyamira County back to manual tax collection
Nyamira County has reverted to manual collection of taxes after the automated system was pulled down following contractual disagreement with the service provider.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Nyamira County back to manual tax collection
Nine counties approve Sh3b agro-industrial park project
Nine counties in the Lake Region Economic Bloc have endorsed a Sh3 billion agro-industrial park that is being initiated by UNIDO.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Nine counties approve Sh3b agro-industrial park project
Mudavadi's fear over independent candidates
Kenya Kwanza Coalition has raised suspicion over large number of independent candidates saying it could be a plan by the Azimio la Umoja Coalition to rig elections.
By Stanley Ongwae 3 months ago
Mudavadi's fear over independent candidates
Two former MPs join race to dethrone North Mugirango MP Nyamoko
Two former North Mugirango MPs are seeking to reclaim the parliamentary seat they lost amid a congested duel that might be determined by clan dynamics.
By Stanley Ongwae 3 months ago
Two former MPs join race to dethrone North Mugirango MP Nyamoko
Two Nyamira governor bid to vie as running mates
Two aspirants for the Nyamira governor’s seat have dropped their ambitions and joined the race as running mates.
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Two Nyamira governor bid to vie as running mates
Update: How fuel tanker crashed into coffin shop, killing attendant
When a coffin Sales Executive Vanice Kemuto retired to the privacy of her bedroom on Tuesday night, she had plans for the next day but death followed
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Update: How fuel tanker crashed into coffin shop, killing attendant
Alarm as eucalyptus trees leave 'God's bathroom' dry and thirsty
The trees have been singled out as a major major culprits in the drying up of rivers and wetlands in the region.
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Alarm as eucalyptus trees leave 'God's bathroom' dry and thirsty
Revival of sports brings Nyamira back to life
For the past 20 years, the Nyamira County has not been performing at its best. Nyamira is home to Olympic Silver medallist Hellen Obiri.
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Revival of sports brings Nyamira back to life
Girl in Nyamira refuses to write KCSE exam, insults her father and teacher
A candidate refused to sit the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination after falling out with her father and a principal.
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Girl in Nyamira refuses to write KCSE exam, insults her father and teacher
Crowded race as Nyaribo seeks to defend his seat after 18 months
Nyamira Governor Amos Nyaribo will have been in office for only 18 months by the next General Election...
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Crowded race as Nyaribo seeks to defend his seat after 18 months
Woman admits to sexually molesting grandson aged 12
A 64-year-old woman from Nyamira County on Tuesday pleaded guilty to sexually molesting her 12-year-old grandson.
By Stanley Ongwae 4 months ago
Woman admits to sexually molesting grandson aged 12
Woman aspirant now joins male dominated race for Borabu seat
Five contestants are seeking to succeed MP Ben Momanyi who is now focusing on the Nyamira governorship race.
By Stanley Ongwae 5 months ago
Woman aspirant now joins male dominated race for Borabu seat
Emotions run high as woman shot 16 times by police husband is buried
Antony Mwangi is said to have shot his wife 16 times before he turned the gun on himself in an apparent murder-suicide.
By Stanley Ongwae 5 months ago
Emotions run high as woman shot 16 times by police husband is buried
Kalonzo's key pointman denies defecting to ODM
MP Momanyi said he did not decamp to ODM during Odinga's meeting in Keroka Town on Thursday.
By Stanley Ongwae 5 months ago
Kalonzo's key pointman denies defecting to ODM
Go slow on your demands, Raila's Azimio troops tell Kalonzo
Controversy surrounding an impending pre-election deal between ODM leader Raila Odinga and Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has taken a fresh twist.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
Go slow on your demands, Raila's Azimio troops tell Kalonzo
Kalonzo: OKA and Azimio in talks to form super alliance
Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka has given the clearest hint that a deal between the One Kenya Alliance (OKA) and ODM leader Raila Odinga’s Azimio.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
Kalonzo: OKA and Azimio in talks to form super alliance
Things changing in area where women are laid-back in politics
Since Kenya’s independence 58 years ago, nine out 13 constituencies in Gusii have never had a woman contesting for parliamentary seats.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Things changing in area where women are laid-back in politics
County Commissioner warns scrap metal dealers as firm struggles to restore power
Kenya Power company is losing five transformers every month to vandals.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
County Commissioner warns scrap metal dealers as firm struggles to restore power
Ruto stole my political slogan, Muturi claims
Speaker Justin Muturi accused a section of leaders of hypocrisy for claiming some of their competitors are corrupt.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Ruto stole my political slogan, Muturi  claims
Nyamira North teachers sexually molesting learners
The perpetrators beat justice was by coercing victims to retract statements to shield them.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Nyamira North teachers sexually molesting learners
Over 60,000 IDs yet to be collected by owners in Nyanza region
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) is expected to launch another round of voter registration today.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Over 60,000 IDs yet to be collected by owners in Nyanza region
Focus on your manifesto, Matiang'i now tells Ruto
Attacking me and Karanja Kibicho should not be part of your manifesto, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has told Deputy President William Rut
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Focus on your manifesto, Matiang'i now tells Ruto
Court orders for exhumation of man secretly buried in Nyamira
Police officers from Sengera Police Station have been ordered to exhume the body of the late Ezekiel Omao at Irianyi village in Kitutu Masaba.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
Court orders for exhumation of man secretly buried in Nyamira
State directs school heads to allow any disgruntled student to go home early
PS Julius Jwan said school heads should desist from restraining learners who want to go home as long as the process is done properly.
By Stanley Ongwae 6 months ago
State directs school heads to allow any disgruntled student to go home early
Politicians left stranded after pastor orders mourners to leave
Pastor Charles Obara of CITAM was leading a burial service when several politicians arrived with an unruly crowd disrupting the Church service.
By Stanley Ongwae 7 months ago
Politicians left stranded after pastor orders mourners to leave
Nyamira MCA accused of defilement acquitted for lack of evidence
Fred Nyachae, of Magwagwa Ward was acquitted after Senior Resident Magistrate Samuel Arome ruled he had no case to answer.
By Stanley Ongwae 7 months ago
Nyamira MCA accused of defilement acquitted for lack of evidence
Doctor wants 'discriminatory' maternity leave quashed
The court declined to declare the matter as urgent but directed the enjoined parties to respond to the suit before the end of January
By Stanley Ongwae 7 months ago
Doctor wants 'discriminatory' maternity leave quashed
Next kingpin? The Matiang'i factor in Gusii region politics
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i’s influence in the region’s politics is widely acknowledged.
By Stanley Ongwae 1 year ago
Next kingpin? The Matiang'i factor in Gusii region politics
CS Omamo gunning for first IFAD female president
Omamo who was nominated by President Uhuru Kenyatta in May is expected to face three other contenders for the prestigious position.
By Stanley Ongwae 1 month ago
CS Omamo gunning for first IFAD female president
Labour court stops Nyamira county's move to employ more staff
A county resident moved to court to protest the planned hiring of new staff, citing a lack of budgetary allocation as well as an unresolved issue of 10 illegally hired employees.
By Stanley Ongwae 1 month ago
Labour court stops Nyamira county's move to employ more staff
Governor Nyaribo accuses MCAs of stealing bursary cash, wants them probed
Ward reps colluded with schools to include non-existent students in lists of beneficiaries, report claims.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Governor Nyaribo accuses MCAs of stealing bursary cash, wants them probed
Senate aspirant rides on a donkey to seek IEBC clearance
Mochenwa said the move was akin to what Jesus did in Jerusalem in the Bible and was a sign of humility, service and dedication.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Senate aspirant rides on a donkey to seek IEBC clearance
Aspirants raise concerns over shared names on ballot
The aspirants have partitioned the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission(IEBC) to put clear measures to avoid confusion over candidates sharing names on the ballot.
By Stanley Ongwae 2 months ago
Aspirants raise concerns over shared names on ballot