Under-age girls now in school after rescue from early marriage
Two girls who were defiled and married off in Machakos were on Tuesday rescued by the Children’s Department law enforcers and human rights defenders.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Under-age girls now in school after rescue from early marriage
Uhuru's Chief of Staff begins meet ups with prospective voters
President Uhuru Kenyatta's Chief of Staff Nzioka Waita on Sunday began warming up to campaigns for Machakos governor's seat.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Uhuru's Chief of Staff begins meet ups with prospective voters
Changes unwise, say coffee farmers
Farmers in Lower Eastern have opposed proposed amendments to coffee laws.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Changes unwise, say coffee farmers
Despite bumper harvest, mango farmers suffer losses due to middlemen
Mango farmers have protested against exploitation by unscrupulous middlemen who buy the fruits at very low prices and go on to make exorbitant profits
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Despite bumper harvest, mango farmers suffer losses due to middlemen
Join Azimio movement for your political survival, Kalonzo told
Ukambani politician Francis Kalinzoya said the movement had the muscle to clinch the country’s leadership come next year.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Join Azimio movement for your political survival, Kalonzo told
Health workers protest over seven months’ unpaid salaries
105 workers who provide general cleaning services at the Machakos Level Five hospital have protested after going without pay for seven months.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Health workers protest over seven months’ unpaid salaries
NYS ready to transform KEMSA
The National Youth Service is ready to transform Kenya Medical Supplies Agency (Kemsa) to the required standards, Director-General Matilda Sakwa has s
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
NYS ready to transform KEMSA
NEMA issues stern warning to factories discharging waste into Athi River
NEMA has issued a stern warning to factories in Mavoko town that were discharging their effluent into Athi River.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
NEMA issues stern warning to factories discharging waste into Athi River
Heed Charity Ngilu's advice or perish, Kalonzo Musyoka told
The Kamba Council of Elders has told Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka to heed Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu's advice on 2022 elections re-alignment.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Heed Charity Ngilu's advice or perish, Kalonzo Musyoka told
New coffee marketing company promises to end farmers woes
The new move was as a result of the coffee farmers through their umbrella body Machakos Cooperative Union
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
New coffee marketing company promises to end farmers woes
Students protest over stalls near college
Led by their teachers and the chairman of the institution's board, the angry students said the stalls posed a great danger to their security.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Students protest over stalls near college
Panic as fish found dead in river with cause unknown
Lovers of fish, normally sold in the streets of the town, expressed concern over the fish quality.
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Panic as fish found dead in river with cause unknown
Katuku breaks silence over his withdrawal in Machakos
The Maendeleo Chapchap senaterial candidate for the just concluded Machakos by election John Mutua Katuku, yesterday broke his silence...
By Victor Nzuma 2 years ago
Katuku breaks silence over his withdrawal in Machakos
Locusts cause damage on farms
Residents of the affected areas scampered for safety.
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
Locusts cause damage on farms
Police impound government vehicles campaigning for candidate
The three double cabin vehicles had been mounted with public address systems and posters of the candidate all over.
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
Police impound government vehicles campaigning for candidate
Eight injured in Machakos road accident
The injured were rushed to the Machakos Level Five Hospital
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
Eight injured in Machakos road accident
Demolitions: Families left helpless as businesses destroyed
Kiosk owners woke up Wednesday morning to find all the structures flattened by County Askaris who took away all their belongings.
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
Demolitions: Families left helpless as businesses destroyed
Leaders plead over permits payment
Machakos County Government has been urged to extend the deadline for payment of trade licences for at least three months to give relief to traders
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
Leaders plead over permits payment
New KPCU won't be a coffee monopoly, chairman assures
The New Kenya Planters Co-operative Union (KPCU) has assured independent coffee millers that it will not run them out of town.
By Victor Nzuma 3 years ago
New KPCU won't be a coffee monopoly, chairman assures
Leaders fault Kalonzo call on term limits
Kalonzo proposed the scrapping of term limit for governors
By Victor Nzuma 4 years ago
Leaders fault Kalonzo call on term limits
Magoha warns heads against sending students home over fees
Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has told secondary school heads not to send students home for lack of fees.
By Victor Nzuma 4 years ago
Magoha warns heads against sending students home over fees
Elders urged to broker Kalonzo and Muthama truce
Leaders warn the ongoing war of words will have far-reaching implications for the region in the 2022 elections
By Victor Nzuma 4 years ago
Elders urged to broker Kalonzo and Muthama truce
Cardinal Njue warns against selfish agenda
He urges Kenyans should pray for peace to prevail in the country.
By Victor Nzuma 4 years ago
Cardinal Njue warns against selfish agenda
Cobra disrupts rally as guests scamper for safety
A huge snake caused a stir when it tried to attack guests at a political rally in Yatta, Machakos yesterday.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Cobra disrupts rally as guests scamper for safety
Governor Mutua sends home 'lazy' senior health workers
Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has suspended three senior health officers at the Kathiani Sub-County Hospital over alleged laziness and negligence of duty.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Governor  Mutua sends home 'lazy' senior health workers
Water body seeks Sh2.4b to clean Athi River with partners
The Government will rehabilitate the heavily polluted Athi River as soon as funds are available. Water Resources Management Authority Chairman Peter Kiilu said at least Sh2.4 billion is needed to clean the river.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Water body seeks Sh2.4b to clean Athi River with partners
Take up lead role to bring change, Alfred Mutua tells youth
The youth have been urged to play a more active role in politics and ensure that issues that affect them receive greater attention.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Take up lead role to bring change, Alfred Mutua tells youth
Kaimenyi issues out 86,000 title deeds
Machakos County will get the highest number of titles followed by Kitui County (41,000) and Mwingi (24,000).
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Kaimenyi issues out 86,000 title deeds
Locals warned against using polluted Athi water
Mr Kasoa gave the Nairobi and Kiambu county governments 21 days to explain why they were directing their waste into the river failure to which he would sue them.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
 Locals warned against using polluted Athi water
Disband IEBC, church leaders tell Kenyan government
The National christian council of Kenya (NCCK) has called for the disbandment of the electoral commission.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Disband IEBC, church leaders tell Kenyan government
Prepare pupils for new curriculum, teachers told
Teachers have been urged to start preparing pupils towards the perceived new curriculum.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Prepare pupils for new curriculum, teachers told
Governor Alfred Mutua to hire 800 nurses and 35 doctors
The County Government of Machakos will hire 800 nurses to be posted to all hospitals and health centres.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Governor Alfred Mutua to hire 800 nurses and 35 doctors
Giant Sacco opens doors to non-teachers in new changes
Masaku Teachers Sacco Sunday opened its doors to non-teachers after rebranding to KWETU Sacco.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Giant Sacco opens doors to non-teachers in new changes
Mutua opens Chap Chap offices in Kitui and Makueni
Governor Alfred Mutua has opened Maendeleo Chap Chap Movement offices in Emali, Makueni County and Kitui town.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Mutua opens Chap Chap offices in Kitui and Makueni
State to spend Sh30m on bridge washed away by El nino floods
The Government will spend Sh30 million to repair a bridge washed away by El-nino floods in Kathiani constituency.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
State to spend Sh30m on bridge washed away by El nino floods
Another fire guts vehicles at police station, causes scare
Vehicles worthy millions of shillings were gutted by huge fire that broke out at the Machakos police station Sunday.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Another fire guts vehicles at police station, causes scare
Mukamukuu Farmers Co-operative Society seeks State help over cartel
Members of the Mukamukuu Farmers Co-operative Society want the Government to crackdown on a cartel frustrating issuance of title deeds.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Mukamukuu Farmers Co-operative Society seeks State help over cartel
Yatta dam project to be revived
"The Government cannot allow the residents to lose such a big project aimed at resolving water shortage in Yatta because of an individual," Mwangangi said.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Yatta dam project to be revived
Machakos ministers defy deputy governor Kiala's suspension
Machakos Deputy Governor Bernard Kiala yesterday exercised his powers in the absence of the Governor by suspending two ministers and a chief officer. But the suspended ministers dismissed the action as laughable and a big joke.
By Victor Nzuma 7 years ago
Machakos ministers defy deputy governor Kiala's suspension
Gang kills corporal in attack at judge's Machakos home
An Administration Police officer was Sunday killed and his gun stolen in an ambush by armed gangsters in Machakos town.
By Victor Nzuma 8 years ago
Gang kills corporal in attack at judge's Machakos home
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