Sugarcane farmers urge Ruto to settle factory debt
Sugarcane farmers in Western Kenya have asked President William Ruto to settle debts owed by state mills to farmers and workers before he can talk about their bonuses.
By 18 days ago
Sugarcane farmers urge Ruto to settle factory debt
Opposition MPs vow to shoot down Finance Bill
DAP-K party boss Eugene Wamalwa said the bill was punitive and if passed in its current form would hurt Kenyans.
By 28 days ago
Opposition MPs vow to shoot down Finance Bill
Atwoli offers to reconcile Natembeya, Mudavadi and Wetang'ula
The Cotu boss argues that Natembeya could make a good leader in the future but he must respect the current crop of leaders.
By 1 month ago
Atwoli offers to reconcile Natembeya, Mudavadi and Wetang'ula
Kakamega county intensifies screening as hypertension cases rise
MoH has intensified screening at Level Two and Three hospitals and the campaign has also been taken to the household level.
By 1 month ago
Kakamega county intensifies screening as hypertension cases rise
Ruto allies accuse leaders of tribalism over Limuru 3
Majority leader Kimani Ichungwa, his Senate counterpart Aron Cheruyoit, and Laikipia East MP Mwangi Kiunjuri led a host of politicians in condemning the conference.
By 1 month ago
Ruto allies accuse leaders of tribalism over Limuru 3
CoG faults MPs for rejecting Senate's bid to give counties Sh415 billion
CoG Finance and Economic Planning Committee chairperson and Kakamega Governor Fernandes Barasa said devolved units require more funds to implement projects.
By 1 month ago
CoG faults MPs for rejecting Senate's bid to give counties Sh415 billion
Reckless talk scaring away investors, Ottichilo tells leaders
Ottichilo said effective service delivery of his administration will not be achieved if the county leadership works in isolation.
By 1 month ago
Reckless talk scaring away investors, Ottichilo tells leaders
Parents urge state to prioritise rural schools damaged by floods
The affected primary schools include Bukoma, Maduwa, Bulwani, Budalaa, Musoma, and Lunyofu.
By 1 month ago
Parents urge state to prioritise rural schools damaged by floods
Governor Barasa suspends gold mining over heavy rains
The governor said the safety of gold mines cannot be guaranteed during the rainy season.
By 1 month ago
Governor Barasa suspends gold mining over heavy rains
Khalwale and Shinali clash over Shanta Gold's Sh171 billion dig
In September last year, over 8,000 families in Ikolomani refused to pave the way for the company to carry out exploration.
By 1 month ago
Khalwale and Shinali clash over Shanta Gold's Sh171 billion dig
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King Mumia II opposes Echesa's appointment
Echesa’s elevation to champion the community’s political and development interests has sparked a heated debate, murmurs and speculations.
By 1 month ago
King Mumia II opposes Echesa's appointment
Miners in cooperatives to receive work permits
PS Elijah Mwangi emphasised that the move aims to formalise the sector, eliminate illegal mining, reduce accidents, and safeguard government revenue.
By 2 months ago
Miners in cooperatives to receive work permits
Kakamega county hires 14 doctors on contract
Kakamega Health CEC regretted that doctors strike has affected delivery of health services in public hospitals.
By 2 months ago
Kakamega county hires 14 doctors on contract
Cane farmers want e-TIMS done away with
The farmers are opposed to the new tax and payment changes requiring them to present e-TIMS invoices for cane deliveries to factories before their payment is processed.
By 2 months ago
Cane farmers want e-TIMS done away with
No more talk as Kabras, KCB face off in Kenya Cup final
Kabras Sugar’s journey to the finals has been nothing short of impressive.
By 2 months ago
No more talk as Kabras, KCB face off in Kenya Cup final
State releases Sh300 million for Busia water project
The project funded through Lake Victoria Water Works Development Agency is expected to benefit at least 180,000 households.
By 2 months ago
State releases Sh300 million for Busia water project
Two brothers killed by lightning while studying
Grief engulfed Mayuke village, Malava Constituency after two brothers who are students at a local secondary school were killed after they were struck by lightning while studying.
By 2 months ago
Two brothers killed by lightning while studying
We will revive the sugar sector through leasing, Ruto declares
President William Ruto said moving forward, like any other sector, sugarcane farmers will be paid a bonus at the end of the year by sugar millers.
By 3 months ago
We will revive the sugar sector through leasing, Ruto declares
Kakamega targets local and foreign investors in key investment meeting
The inaugural conference, which has attracted over 3, 000 local and international guests including is being held at Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology.
By 3 months ago
Kakamega targets local and foreign investors in key investment meeting
Barasa, Sifuna agree to resolve wrangles in county assembly
Barasa has agreed to a meeting with Sifuna and Members of MCAs to resolve leadership wrangles at the County Assembly.
By 3 months ago
Barasa, Sifuna agree to resolve wrangles in county assembly
Defying odds in championing climate change mitigation efforts
The women have been championing efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change with passion and determination.
By 3 months ago
Defying odds in championing climate change mitigation efforts
County receives Sh95 million for fencing of Kakamega Forest
Safaricom and Mpesa Foundation release Sh60 million towards phase two of the Kakamega forest fencing project.
By 3 months ago
County receives Sh95 million for fencing of Kakamega Forest
Oparanya denies endorsing Khalwale for 2027 Kakamega gubernatorial bid
Oparanya said he has no control over what media reports denying that he endorsed Khalwale stating it was an open meeting.
By 3 months ago
Oparanya denies endorsing Khalwale for 2027 Kakamega gubernatorial bid
Bedbug scare sweeps Vihiga County
Some residents believe bedbugs have everything to do with witchcraft because they are resistant to all types of insecticides.
By 4 months ago
Bedbug scare sweeps Vihiga County
Relief as slums in Kakamega set for Sh269m upgrade
Kakamega Governor Fernandes Barasa said residents living in informal settlements in Kakamega County will have their infrastructure upgraded in a quest to improve living standards.
By 4 months ago
Relief as slums in Kakamega set for Sh269m upgrade
County pumps Sh600million to the 10km per ward roads projects
The county government of Kakamega has pumped Sh600 million towards infrastructure improvement programme.
By 4 months ago
County pumps Sh600million to the 10km per ward roads projects
Governor Barasa, Khalwale clash over Sh928 million health funds
"Khalwale should know that the work of a Senator is to defend and support devolution and not the lies and noise he is making out there that is baseless."
By 4 months ago
Governor Barasa, Khalwale clash over Sh928 million health funds
Postmortem confirms Khalwale's farmhand was killed by bull
Speculation was rife that Dr Khalwale could have had a hand in the death of his farmhand.
By 4 months ago
Postmortem confirms Khalwale's farmhand was killed by bull
Burial of man killed by Senator Boni Khalwale's bull stopped
The family said they had already encountered losses having hired a hearse, bought a casket and food for the mourners.
By 4 months ago
Burial of man killed by Senator Boni Khalwale's bull stopped
Rivatex to buy cotton from farmers in Busia
The farmers have been experiencing challenges including lack of ready market, lack of quality and certified seeds, high cost of farm inputs and exploitation by middlemen.
By 4 months ago
Rivatex to buy cotton from farmers in Busia
Kakamega county eyes Sh100 million revenue from hospitals
Kakamega county government has put in place measures to increase revenue collection at the Kakamega County Referral Hospital and other health facilities.
By 4 months ago
Kakamega county eyes Sh100 million revenue from hospitals
Five specialist doctors to replace Cubans in Kakamega
Kakamega CECM for Health Services Bernard Wesonga said the five doctors will now take charge of the Oncology and Cardiology units.
By 4 months ago
Five specialist doctors to replace Cubans in Kakamega
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Questions as TSC withdraws all teachers from Isongo school
TSC is said to have issued transfer letters to all 17 teachers following demands by the Kenya National Union of Teachers (Knut) and Kenya Post Primary Education Teachers (Kuppet).
By 5 months ago
Questions as TSC withdraws all teachers from Isongo school
Bukhungu stadium closes for renovation ahead of CHAN
CS Ababu Namwamba said that major works would be done in the playing ground and lighting. The stadium hosts Kakamega Home Boys.
By 5 months ago
Bukhungu stadium closes for renovation ahead of CHAN
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Raila says attacks on courts hurting Kenya's democracy
Raila warned that attacks on the Judiciary by the Executive was hurting democracy in the country.
By 5 months ago
Raila says attacks on courts hurting Kenya's democracy
Governor Barasa, unions condemn attack on headteacher
St Gabriel Isongo Secondary School head teacher David Wafula and the director of studies were assaulted and chased away by residents.
By 5 months ago
Governor Barasa, unions condemn attack on headteacher
Sh45m house flattened despite court order
Unknown people demolished the disputed residential house on Tuesday night despite a court order barring its destruction.
By 5 months ago
Sh45m house flattened despite court order
Woman captured on video abusing nurse surrenders to police
Vanessa Ogema surrendered herself at Busia Police Station at 1:15pm on Sunday after police launched a manhunt for her.
By 5 months ago
Woman captured on video abusing nurse surrenders to police
Doctors advocate for early diagnosis to curb high arthritis cases
Traumatic falls and sports-related injuries may cause back injuries which may lead to arthritis.
By 5 months ago
Doctors advocate for early diagnosis to curb high arthritis cases
CS: Bukhungu Stadium to be ready this year
Ababu Namwamba said the government is work with the county government to upgrade the facility, and renovate other stadiums in Western region.
By 5 months ago
CS: Bukhungu Stadium to be ready this year
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