Kilifi security team grills MP for his 'not yet uhuru' remarks
According to the team, Baya's speech was "incendiary and inciting" for suggesting that only ethnic Mijikenda, Swahili and Arabs should own land.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Kilifi security team grills MP for his 'not yet uhuru' remarks
100 stray fishermen rescued
More than 100 fishermen from Tanzania were rescued after their distressed boats drifted into Kenyan waters off the coast at Kilifi.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
100 stray fishermen rescued
Kilifi teachers seek help to end child abuse
Awareness programme to encourage pupils to report if they are abused by anyone.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Kilifi teachers seek help to end child abuse
Caring for broken teenagers has redefined motherhood for me
She recounts instances when she has reconsidered her options.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Caring for broken teenagers has redefined motherhood for me
ODM leaders clash over Ruto 2022 factional politics
Legislature says teams Kieleweke and Tangatanga dividing Coast residents.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
ODM leaders clash over Ruto 2022 factional politics
Governor Kingi now blasts Aisha Jumwa's conduct
Kingi said whatever happened at the burial of Mombasa deputy governor’s father was an embarrassment to coast leaders.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Governor Kingi now blasts Aisha Jumwa's conduct
Absentee parents, neglect of children blamed for moral breakdown
Kilifi County Director of Children Service George Migosi said parents are prioritising economic activities at the expense of parenting.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Absentee parents, neglect of children blamed for moral breakdown
Did Kilifi woman give birth to ‘fish’?
Jabiri who is her early 30s says she was not pregnant as doctors say her case was a molar pregnancy
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Did Kilifi woman give birth to ‘fish’?
Addicts protest transfer of rehab
Many say they cannot afford to travel long distances for treatment.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Addicts protest transfer of rehab
Officials arraigned in Sh27m loss probe
EACC officers detained the two last week as part of investigation into the alleged loss of millions of shillings meant for a water project in Magari.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Officials arraigned in Sh27m loss probe
Religious leaders call for stiffer action on graft
The leaders said they will form a team of social auditors to help the community understand how their resources have been spent.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Religious leaders call for stiffer action on graft
Deputy head teacher charged with sexually abusing six pupils
Former Deputy Head Teacher of Muungano Primary School in Katendewa village, Bamba Location, Ganze Sub County.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Deputy head teacher charged with sexually abusing six pupils
Suspect in Pwani University lover's stabbing locked up
Chepkemoi was stabbed with a knife in the neck, breast and back after the pair apparently argued over their child.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Suspect in Pwani University lover's stabbing locked up
Another female student stabbed
Pwani University student's former boyfriend arrested after she is found sprawled on floor with stab wounds to the neck, breast and back.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Another female student stabbed
Another student stabbed by boyfriend
Chepkemoi, a Third Year student studying Public Health, was rescued by her neighbours
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Another student stabbed by boyfriend
"Parenting an addict is the worst experience," says mother of heroine user
The near death experience was a turning point. Bakari registered at the Mewa Drug treatment centre and started his recovery journey.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
"Parenting an addict is the worst experience," says mother of heroine user
Kilifi MCAs claim they are living in fear after approving casuals' sacking
Public Service Board denies hiring new temporary workers
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Kilifi MCAs claim they are living in fear after approving casuals' sacking
Locals call for action after shooting of teenager
The officer allegedly shot the boy while on patrol at Bambam area on Kaloleni-Mazeras road.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Locals call for action after shooting of teenager
Villagers appeal for relief food and water
The residents said even the most reliable water sources in the area had dried up.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Villagers appeal for relief food and water
TB patients troop to sorcerers, pastors for fear of being under a spell
Before Patrick Mbaji (pictured)was diagnosed with TB in 2010, he experienced chest pains and fatigue.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
TB patients troop to sorcerers, pastors for fear of being under a spell
Men silently suffering abuse in marriage
Judith Uchi, chairlady of Ganze Sauti ya Wanawake, an organisation that addresses gender issues, said most men are abused and end up commiting suicide
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Men silently suffering abuse in marriage
Tackle men and not a woman, DP tells ODM boss
Ruto scaled up his onslaught on Raila Odinga, mocking ODM’s decision to kick out Malindi MP Aisha Jumwa and promising to help her in the fight.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Tackle men and not a woman, DP tells ODM boss
County losing war on teenage pregnancies as cases increase
Poverty has been blamed for the pregnancies as most families turn a blind eye when their daughters exchange sex for money.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
County losing war on teenage pregnancies as cases increase
Police storm burial, arrest pastor, children and mourners
Among those arrested was the pastor, women and children attending the funeral ceremony.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Police storm burial, arrest pastor, children and mourners
Scores of mourners arrested as police storm village burial
Scores of mourners arrested as police storm village burial
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Scores of mourners arrested as police storm village burial
Villagers clash with truckers over dust
The residents had given quarry owners and transport companies operating locally 14 days to address the issue.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Villagers clash with truckers over dust
Parents warned on class slots
Parents who do not take their children to school risk being arrested and charged in court.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Parents warned on class slots
Disabled, youth and women get interest-free loans in Kilifi
One percent of the Kilifi County budget will go towards the fund.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Disabled, youth and women get interest-free loans in Kilifi
County director collapses in toilet, dies
His colleagues say they do not know how long he took collapsed in the toilet
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
County director collapses in toilet, dies
Head in a spot over Form One admission
A 16-year-old girl has accused a school principal of denying her Form One admission.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Head in a spot over Form One admission
More suspects arrested in chief, police attack
Two men were arrested in connection with an attack on security officials last Friday.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
More suspects arrested in chief, police attack
Kilifi South MP gives the elderly special New Year's treatment
A luncheon was later held, after which the elders were each given Sh200.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Kilifi South MP gives the elderly special New Year's treatment
A Kilifi sea rescue team in new approach to combat drowning
Rescuers’ bid to curb drowning
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
A Kilifi sea rescue team in new approach to combat drowning
MPs clash over support for Ruto's 2022 bid
Kilifi South and North MPs clash over support for Senator Moi and DP Ruto
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
MPs clash over support for Ruto's 2022 bid
Ganze and Kauma schools that scored only Ds in KCSE
Poor performance attributed to lack of facilities in schools and failure to complete syllabus.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Ganze and Kauma schools that scored only Ds in KCSE
EACC investigates Sh308m market and bus park land
?The anti-corruption commission has launched investigations into the purchase of 11 acres of land by the county for Sh308 million at Mtwapa.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
EACC investigates Sh308m market and bus park land
Coast governors call for majimbo
Governor wants Kenya transformed into a federal state fully to end the fierce fight for presidency in elections.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Coast governors call for majimbo
Kilifi family exhumes body 'to satisfy corpse needs'
Kahindi's spirit has haunted the family for three years, demanding to be protected from the "cold grave".
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Kilifi family exhumes body 'to satisfy corpse needs'
Madrassa teacher on the run after ‘impregnating’ his pupil in Ganze
“He used to tell me to remain behind when my friends are going back home and took me to the bushes."
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
Madrassa teacher on the run after ‘impregnating’ his pupil in Ganze
It’s a dog’s life for 800 families left homeless in land dispute
Leader says eviction issued from a long history of oppression of the landless at the Coast.
By Maureen Ongala 5 years ago
It’s a dog’s life for 800 families left homeless in land dispute
Officer who shot magistrate had a fiery temper, colleagues reveal
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