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Farmers reap big from sale of green maize as prices of flour skyrocket
In Nandi, green maize traders flock to the region, ferrying the produce with pick-ups and trucks. The high cost of living has forced farmers to sell green maize to cater for basic commodities.
By Edward Kosut 1 month ago
Farmers reap big from sale of green maize as prices of flour skyrocket
Defiant Keter fights to retain seat amid onslaught from Ruto allies
Keter, who fell out of favour with the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), won the party primaries but was controversially kicked out and the ticket awarded to Bernard Kitur.
By Edward Kosut 2 months ago
Defiant Keter fights to retain seat amid onslaught from Ruto allies
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago was also cleared to contest for the county senate seat at the IEBC County headquarters at Kenmosa Village.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
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Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Maize farmers in parts of the North Rift are staring at huge losses as destructive fall armyworms invade their farms. The pests are destroying maize plantations.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Father kills six-month-old infant after fight with baby mama
Upon interrogation, the suspect is said to have led the security team to a church compound and showed them the pit latrine where he had dumped the baby's body.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Father kills six-month-old infant after fight with baby mama
Ruto allies in the Rift move to stop independents from vying
Party leaders set off campaign seeking votes for nominees to strengthen party. Independent candidates urged to shelve their bids and join hands with those who clinched party tickets.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Ruto allies in the Rift move to stop independents from vying
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto
Kenya-Kwanza Alliance leaders have turned the heat on President Uhuru Kenyatta over claims that Deputy President William Ruto failed to support his administration.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto
It's Kitur, not Keter, to carry UDA banner in Nandi Hills MP contest
Alfred Keter garnered 10,273 votes against Bernard Kitur’s 7,468 before the nomination was nullified.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
It's Kitur, not Keter, to carry UDA banner in Nandi Hills MP contest
Residents protest UDA decision to recount Emgwen ticket race results
A decision by the UDA tribunal to have Emgwen parliamentary nomination results in Nandi County recounted sparked off protests yesterday.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Residents protest UDA decision to recount Emgwen ticket race results
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71-year-old hopeful wins UDA ticket in Nandi
Despite a number of false starts in the political arena, Mr Raymond Chelulei never lost focus.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
71-year-old hopeful wins UDA ticket in Nandi
Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter in surprise UDA primaries win
The MP garnered 10,273 votes as his close competitor, Bernard Kitur who was the choice of all local UDA leaders, managed 7,468 votes.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter in surprise UDA primaries win
UDA aspirant Wesley Kogo killed in crash laid to rest
Kogo was travelling to Nairobi for a morning vernacular radio talk show when the accident occurred. 
By Edward Kosut 4 months ago
UDA aspirant Wesley Kogo killed in crash laid to rest
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Animal horns keep culture and folk music beats alive
Horn blowing originated from Egypt where Kalenjin speakers are claimed to have migrated from in the 1700s.
By Edward Kosut 4 months ago
Animal horns keep culture and folk music beats alive
Multi-billion road projects bring security, joy and development to North Rift
Ongoing construction of Sh38b Lokichar-Nakodok Road in Turkana has reduced insecurity and enhanced development.
By Lynn Kolongei 4 months ago
Multi-billion road projects bring security, joy and development to North Rift
Why it could cost upwards of Sh10 million to replace damaged helicopter windscreen
It could take three months to replace the damaged windscreen due to import delays and unavailability of parts locally.
By Edward Kosut 4 months ago
Why it could cost upwards of Sh10 million to replace damaged helicopter windscreen
School in West Pokot border area posts impressive KCPE results
A school at the border of West Pokot and Elgeyo Marakwet overcame several odds to post an impressive mean score in the 2021 KCPE.
By Irissheel Shanzu 4 months ago
School in West Pokot border area posts impressive KCPE results
Farmers' group seeks tax waiver on machinery held at Port of Mombasa
A farmers’ cooperative society is pleading with the government to release equipment worth millions of shillings held at the Port of Mombasa over taxes
By Edward Kosut 4 months ago
Farmers' group seeks tax waiver on machinery held at Port of Mombasa
Sang asks NLC to resettle squatters evicted in 1980s
The 1,541 hectares of land hived off from the Kimondi Forest was supposed to be distributed to 5,000 families after they were removed 30 years ago.
By Edward Kosut 5 months ago
Sang asks NLC to resettle squatters evicted in 1980s
Officer deployed to man KCSE exam saved from angry mob
A police officer deployed to guard Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education exam candidates is said to have abandoned his duty station on Tuesday.
By Edward Kosut 5 months ago
Officer deployed to man KCSE exam saved from angry mob
State: Teen pregnancy cases have reduced drastically
Cases of pregnant teenagers sitting exams have drastically reduced this year, Education CAS Dr Sarah Ruto has said.
By Lucas Ngasike 5 months ago
State: Teen pregnancy cases have reduced drastically
Woman accused of stabbing husband to death in Nandi arrested
Police in Kapkangani, Nandi County, have arrested a woman accused of killing her husband following a domestic dispute.
By Edward Kosut 5 months ago
Woman accused of stabbing husband to death in Nandi arrested
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Neglected Nandi South school where pupils, teachers share toilets
The lives of more than 150 pupils at Nyinyira Primary School in Nandi South are in danger, as they take their studies in dilapidated structures.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
Neglected Nandi South school where pupils, teachers share toilets
Court to hear case filed by 300 sacked Nandi County workers
A court in Kapsabet has rejected an application by Nandi County government seeking to stop the hearing of a petition filed by over 300 support staff
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
Court to hear case filed by 300 sacked Nandi County workers
UDA legislators decry ‘slow issuance’ of IDs, say move will deny them votes
Two senators allied to DP Ruto have alleged a scheme by the government to delay issuing of IDs to residents in perceived UDA strongholds.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
UDA legislators decry ‘slow issuance’ of IDs, say move will deny them votes
UDA legislators decry alleged slow issuance of IDs
The legislators have alleged a scheme by the government to delay the issuance of IDs to residents of UDA perceived strongholds.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
UDA legislators decry alleged slow issuance of IDs
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70-year-old man raising awareness on HIV in his community 30 years on
Eliud Tuwei, a resident of Kapsebwo in Nandi County, lost three brothers to Aids-related complications.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
70-year-old man raising awareness on HIV in his community 30 years on
Shock as man found with Ak-47 rifle during security check at guest house
Jonathan Rono, the local administrator, claimed the man was reportedly heading to Kisumu but alighted to spend the night.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
Shock as man found with Ak-47 rifle during security check at guest house
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Boys to men: Kalenjins living in Australia stick to their tradition
Miles away from home, a section of Kalenjin community members living in Australia on Wednesday performed a traditional rite of passage.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
Boys to men: Kalenjins living in Australia stick to their tradition
Tea farmers in Nandi counting losses as hail hit area
The affected farms are in Tindiret, Nandi Hills and parts of Aldai region.
By Edward Kosut 6 months ago
Tea farmers in Nandi counting losses as hail hit area
Bird flies 6,000km from Poland, dies in Nandi
A migratory white stork bird suspected to have covered 6,188km from Poland died after being electrocuted at Kimogoon village, Nandi County.
By Edward Kosut 7 months ago
Bird flies 6,000km from Poland, dies in Nandi
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Magoha: No success cards bearing politicians’ names, images
The culture of sending success cards for candidates during national examinations is popular and happens just before or during examinations.
By Edward Kosut 7 months ago
Magoha: No success cards bearing politicians’ names, images
One person dead, scores injured in Mosoriot road accident
The Glokonza Sacco vehicle had 14 passengers
By Edward Kosut 7 months ago
One person dead, scores injured in Mosoriot road accident
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Woman's pride in dying ear piercing tradition
The ancient practice was done to initiate girls into adulthood and prepare them for marriage.
By Edward Kosut 7 months ago
Woman's pride in dying ear piercing tradition
Farmers reap big from sale of green maize as prices of flour skyrocket
In Nandi, green maize traders flock to the region, ferrying the produce with pick-ups and trucks. The high cost of living has forced farmers to sell green maize to cater for basic commodities.
By Edward Kosut 1 month ago
Farmers reap big from sale of green maize as prices of flour skyrocket
Defiant Keter fights to retain seat amid onslaught from Ruto allies
Keter, who fell out of favour with the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), won the party primaries but was controversially kicked out and the ticket awarded to Bernard Kitur.
By Edward Kosut 2 months ago
Defiant Keter fights to retain seat amid onslaught from Ruto allies
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago was also cleared to contest for the county senate seat at the IEBC County headquarters at Kenmosa Village.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
MPs Sudi, Mishra cleared by IEBC to defend seats
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Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Maize farmers in parts of the North Rift are staring at huge losses as destructive fall armyworms invade their farms. The pests are destroying maize plantations.
By Lynn Kolongei 2 months ago
Desperate farmers use detergents and pepper to fight army worms
Father kills six-month-old infant after fight with baby mama
Upon interrogation, the suspect is said to have led the security team to a church compound and showed them the pit latrine where he had dumped the baby's body.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Father kills six-month-old infant after fight with baby mama
Ruto allies in the Rift move to stop independents from vying
Party leaders set off campaign seeking votes for nominees to strengthen party. Independent candidates urged to shelve their bids and join hands with those who clinched party tickets.
By Edward Kosut 3 months ago
Ruto allies in the Rift move to stop independents from vying
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto
Kenya-Kwanza Alliance leaders have turned the heat on President Uhuru Kenyatta over claims that Deputy President William Ruto failed to support his administration.
By Lynn Kolongei 3 months ago
Kenya Kwanza leaders slam Uhuru for hitting out at Ruto