Meru MP ditches Jubilee, to vie as independent
Imenti North MP Rahim Dawood (pictured) has ditched Jubilee Party and will seek re-election as an independent candidate.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Meru MP ditches Jubilee, to vie as independent
Counties to benefit from Sh433m clean energy plans
The initiative is geared towards assisting up to 20 counties to finalise their energy plans and implement up to 15 renewable energy project
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Counties to benefit from Sh433m clean energy plans
Raila reaps big in Meru as ex-rivals Kiraitu, Munya reunite under Azimio
Both Kiraitu and Munya who had fallen out politically pledged to lead the Raila campaign to ensure he wins the region's votes.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Raila reaps big in Meru as ex-rivals Kiraitu, Munya reunite under Azimio
Meru National Polytechnic to benefit from Sh1.8b World Bank project
The Meru National Polytechnic will benefit from a Sh1.8 billion project to develop its technical training facilities.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Meru National Polytechnic to benefit from Sh1.8b World Bank project
Raila is the man for Kenya, says Kiraitu as UDA plots to oust him
Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi has thrown his weight behind ODM leader Raila Odinga.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Raila is the man for Kenya, says Kiraitu as UDA plots to oust him
Senator Mithika Linturi joins race for Meru governor
Senator Mithika Linturi announces he will run for Meru governor seat against incumbent Kiraitu Murungi.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Senator Mithika Linturi joins race for Meru governor
Governors ask Senate to issue Sh42b grants
CoG has appealed to the Senate to release Sh42 billion conditional grants from the national government to governors.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Governors ask Senate to issue Sh42b grants
Ruto claims there is a plot to set him up against Uhuru ahead of polls
DP William Ruto told residents not to support a president who is being imposed on them.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Ruto claims there is a plot to set him up against Uhuru ahead of polls
‘Handshake’ to blame for painful country’s debt burden, leaders say
Kenya Kwanza Alliance leaders claim that the country’s debt has shot from Sh4.5 trillion to Sh11.7 trillion.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
‘Handshake’ to blame for painful country’s debt burden, leaders say
County to slash roads cash to pay teachers
Meru County plans to slash funding for road projects to increase allocation for Early Childhood Development Education (ECDE) teachers.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
County to slash roads cash to pay teachers
Ruto tells politicians to watch their tongue, not cause hatred
The DP said leaders should sell their development agenda, without making what he termed "unnecessary" talk.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Ruto tells politicians to watch their tongue, not cause hatred
High Court reinstates impeached Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi
High Court reinstates impeached Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi; rules there was no public participation during ouster; Ahmed Mukhtar to resume DG role.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
High Court reinstates impeached Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi
Relief for dairy farmers as new KCC factory opens
Agriculture CS Peter Munya has launched a new KCC factory at Kangeta in Igembe Central.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Relief for dairy farmers as new KCC factory opens
Woman MP sure of victory against Kiraitu with CS Munya out of the race for governor
With Munya out, Woman Rep Kawira Mwangaza exudes confidence as she faces Kiraitu.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Woman MP sure of victory against Kiraitu with CS Munya out of the race for governor
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Kiraitu: Munya's decision not to gun for governorship caught me by surprise
CS Peter Munya was among senior government officials who were expected to resign to vie for various seats in the August elections.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kiraitu: Munya's decision not to gun for governorship caught me by surprise
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Peter Munya: Uhuru asked me not to run for governor
Munya said the President asked him to stay at the helm of the Agriculture ministry to finish programmes that benefit farmers.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Peter Munya: Uhuru asked me not to run for governor
Matiang'i creates two additional sub-counties in Tharaka Nithi
CS Fred Matiang'i said the creation of the new sub-counties was in line with efforts to bring government services closer to the people.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Matiang'i creates two additional sub-counties in Tharaka Nithi
Matabithi residents hope Matiang'i visit will bring security
Located near Meru-Isiolo border, Matabithi is a lonely place where most residents mainly rely on livestock for survival.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Matabithi residents hope Matiang'i visit will bring security
We spent millions on cases but lost, say petitioners
Silas Muriuki sued IEBC, Dawood and the returning officer, arguing his votes had been stolen.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
We spent millions on cases but lost, say petitioners
Ministry unveils farmer’s handbook to guide miraa production
The miraa production handbook is an initiative to improve the miraa value chain and boost growth of the sector.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Ministry unveils farmer’s handbook to guide miraa production
Coffee farmers in 32 counties to benefit from new inputs subsidy
Coffee farmers agonising over the high prices of input such as fertiliser and pesticides have gotten a reprieve...
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Coffee farmers in 32 counties to benefit from new inputs subsidy
Youth take advantage of capitation, flow into TTIs for courses
The placement will be done through the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS).
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Youth take advantage of capitation, flow into TTIs for courses
Bishop Muthuri now takes over as head of AIPCA
The ordination ceremony was held at AIPCA St Nicholas Kithaku in Imenti Central, Meru County.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Bishop Muthuri now takes over as head of AIPCA
First CBC classroom complete
The Ministry of Education on Friday opened the first completed Competency-Based Curriculum classroom in Eastern region in Meru County.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
First CBC classroom complete
Kenya Power launches smart metres to improve services
Mount Kenya Regional Manager Phineas Marete said the smart meters will record consumption of electricity, voltage levels and other data.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kenya Power launches smart metres to improve services
Forgotten Meru Mau Mau hero due for posthumous award
Late Mau Mau war hero Field Marshal M’Ikiara wa Nyonta Ruku from Meru will be honoured posthumously for his contribution to the nation.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Forgotten Meru Mau Mau hero due for posthumous award
Kalonzo Musyoka visits Kiraitu Murungi
In Meru, Kalonzo met various groups as he sought to bolster his chances of becoming president in the August 9 general election.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kalonzo Musyoka visits Kiraitu Murungi
History teacher who left the staff room to start museum
Decision was met by resistance from his kin who could not understand why he wanted to store traditional items.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
History teacher who left the staff room to start museum
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Young politicians seek to oust old guard, vow to bring development
Young aspirants have thrown their hats in the ring as the August 9 elections approach.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Young politicians seek to oust old guard, vow to bring development
Leaders call for arrest of herders in Meru killings
It was a burial attended by opposition leader Raila Odinga, Cabinet Secretary Peter Munya, Governor Kiraitu Murungi, Siaya Senator James Orengo...
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Leaders call for arrest of herders in Meru killings
Leaders plan joint send-off for seven killed by herders in Meru
The seven, from the Tigania region in Meru, were shot dead by suspected camel herders from the neighbouring county.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Leaders plan joint send-off for seven killed by herders in Meru
Seven killed after row over grazing rights in Meru takes nasty turn
At least seven people were killed over grazing land conflict in Tigania East, Meru County on Wednesday night.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Seven killed after row over grazing rights in Meru takes nasty turn
African advocacy group using sports to inspire youth on climate action
The Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (Pacja) recently organised a football tournament in Igembe South Sub-county in efforts to raise awareness
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
African advocacy group using sports to inspire youth on climate action
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Parties fight for political space in vote-rich Meru
The DEP and PNU are some of the parties that are more visible in Meru, as both Kiraitu and Munya eye a slice of the political cake.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Parties fight for political space in vote-rich Meru
Kiraitu dilemma as county officers have to resign to go for elective seats in 2022
Meru Governor Kiraitu Murungi will replace some of his top executives who have opted for elective posts in next year’s elections.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kiraitu dilemma as county officers have to resign to go for elective seats in 2022
Kenneth and Maore campaign for Raila in Meru
Igembe North MP Maoka Maore and former Gatanga MP Peter Kenneth took Raila Odinga’s presidential campaign to Meru.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kenneth and Maore campaign for Raila in Meru
I succeeded because of you, Njuki tells MCAs
Tharaka Nithi Governor Muthomi Njuki said the good relationship between the executive and legislature had created a conducive working environment
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
I succeeded because of you, Njuki tells MCAs
Secondary school gets Sh11.6m to vacate land to create room for Chogoria campus
University Council Chairman Julius Rotich said the university will contribute towards building facilities for Nturiri Boys.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Secondary school gets Sh11.6m to vacate land to create room for Chogoria campus
Kiagu by-election: Rains hamper early voting
Polling stations were open by 6 am but officials had little to do on top of waiting for voters to come out.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kiagu by-election: Rains hamper early voting
Kiraitu gives youth motorbike to help in bid to unseat local MP
Kiraitu Murungi will try to unseat Igembe Central MP Kubai Kiringo next year.
By Phares Mutembei 2 years ago
Kiraitu gives youth motorbike to help in bid to unseat local MP
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You will contribute to the social health fund even without a job
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Firms welcome scrapping of some taxes, want more cuts
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