Nyeri: Four killed, two injured in head-on collision
All the four occupants of the Probox died on the spot, Kieni West OCPD Ahmed Ali told 'The Standard'.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Nyeri: Four killed, two injured in head-on collision
MP, journalists arrested in Embu evictions
The Legislator and the journalist were arrested while covering the evictions of hundreds of squatters at Makima area.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
MP, journalists arrested in Embu evictions
Officer beats addiction, now a champion
One of the challenges facing young recruits is lack of financial management skills, which leads to stress and hopelessness.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Officer beats addiction, now a champion
Four Bishop Gatimu students test Covid-19 positive
Nyeri County Commissioner Lyford Kibaara said an additional 23 students are currently in quarantine.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Four Bishop Gatimu students test Covid-19 positive
Roba decries shortage of teachers in Mandera
shortage of teachers in Mandera County stands at 1,849 for public primary schools and 517 in secondary schools
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Roba decries shortage of teachers in Mandera
Baringo Senator Gideon Moi in Nyeri for KANU BBI forum
The Senator who also distributed copies of the BBI document to the residents in attendance at the forum, said Kenyans should read the document.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Baringo Senator Gideon Moi in Nyeri for KANU BBI forum
When mothering instincts fail
I was depressed throughout his pregnancy; I didn't want him. I was depressed after his birth; I didn't want him- Wanja Kavengi
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
When mothering instincts fail
County rolls out plan to improve nutrition
For new babies, the plan advocates early initiation of breastfeeding within an hour of birth and exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of l
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
County rolls out plan to improve nutrition
Vets start antibiotic use survey
The county set up a team to tackle drug resistance following reports of a new strain of mastitis in some parts of Mathira Constituency
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Vets start antibiotic use survey
Kenyans just won’t let Trump go down quietly
Netizens take a swipe at the US President’s reluctance to accept defeat in the recent polls through humorous memes.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Kenyans just won’t let Trump go down quietly
DP Ruto threatens to stop BBI's reggae
Ruto said he and his supporters would stop the BBI process if its supporters turn a deaf ear to his offer for negotiations
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
DP Ruto threatens to stop BBI's reggae
Fear of relapse for many alcohol addicts after rehabilitation centres are closed
The patients now stay home with their families who have neither the financial nor the professional capability to manage their condition.
By Lydia Nyawira 3 years ago
Fear of relapse for many alcohol addicts after rehabilitation centres are closed
Train wagons released to boost old rail repairs
They include wagons for ferrying murram and tools, two wagons for ballast and one coach for the workers.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Train wagons released to boost old rail repairs
Allies grow cold feet as Ruto intensifies Mt Kenya forays
But leaders defend the shrinking entourage saying it could be because of timing of functions and commitments of MPs
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Allies grow cold feet as Ruto intensifies Mt Kenya forays
KNH takes over Othaya hospital
The facility will handle referral patients and offer specialised treatment that is at par with the mother hospital in Nairobi.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
KNH takes over Othaya hospital
Counties risk missing out on Danish funds
Devolved units ordered to utilise money and provide information requested by auditors.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Counties risk missing out on Danish funds
Nyeri County pays out pending bills
The CBROP evaluates the county fiscal performance in the financial year 2018/19 and its impact on the county’s economic performance.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Nyeri County pays out pending bills
Key road to change the fortunes of three counties
Nyeri, Murang’a and Nyandarua to benefit from the mega project.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Key road to change the fortunes of three counties
Nyeri ward reps demand answers on project
The committee questioned why the project worth Sh12 million had yet to start, yet Sh4.8 million had been paid to contractors.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Nyeri ward reps demand answers on project
Bill seeks to charge tourists for trips
Tourists planning a trip to a coffee or tea factory in the county will pay Sh2,000 per day if a proposed law is approved by the County Assembly.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Bill seeks to charge tourists for trips
CS: We will deal with terror gangs
Matiang'i said some of the groups are sponsored by politicians and spread terror by attacking their opponents.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
CS: We will deal with terror gangs
Homeowners caution on bus terminus plan
Residents say they are concerned with security of their estate.
By Lydia Nyawira 4 years ago
Homeowners caution on bus terminus plan
Woman, 21, killed in Tanzania crash buried
Linet Mutio Kamau, 21, was eulogised as a social and outgoing young woman.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Woman, 21, killed in Tanzania crash buried
Slain medical student buried
Mourners describe former Moi University student as jovial and hardworking.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Slain medical student buried
MPs want meet over fallout in Jubilee
Female MPs affiliated to Jubilee yesterday asked the President to convene a parliamentary group (PG) meeting to address divisions in the ruling party.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
MPs want meet over fallout in Jubilee
Nyeri residents hold Vigil for Ivy Wangechi
Wangechi was a Sixth Year Moi University’s School of Medicine student. She was hacked to death by her alleged childhood friend.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Nyeri residents hold Vigil for Ivy Wangechi
County comes under fire over land rates
Residents claim introduction of new fresh valuation roll will lead to raising of fees, but CEC says it won't.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
County comes under fire over land rates
County forms team to fight drug resistance
Medics and livestock experts to enhance surveillance and create public awareness.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
County forms team to fight drug resistance
Farmers to gain from Sh15b fish initiative
Under the programme, fish farmers will have access to technical support staff who will help them to improve production.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Farmers to gain from Sh15b fish initiative
Raila: No leader is above the law
Opposition chief asks politicians to allow institutions to carry out their functions.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Raila: No leader is above the law
Form One transition at 92pc
The 11,427 students not accounted for might have joined private schools while the others were candidates who sat the exam in prisons.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Form One transition at 92pc
County revenue up 20 per cent
The county is popularising the mobile payment option through M-Pesa paybill No 191900.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
County revenue up 20 per cent
County in fix as 3,000 traders seek 200 shops
The businesses to be set up in the new stalls include butcheries, tuck shops, financial services (mobile money), beauty shops & electronics.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
County in fix as 3,000 traders seek 200 shops
Audit reveals poor state of national schools
The institutions continue to enrol more students without improving their infrastructure.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Audit reveals poor state of national schools
Official urges quarry miners to form cooperative society
Deputy governor says a sacco will protect them from exploitation and help them to make savings
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Official urges quarry miners to form cooperative society
High suicide rate worries police boss
Officer says at least four suicide deaths are reported daily in the county and asks local leaders to find ways of addressing the worrying trend.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
High suicide rate worries police boss
Man who went to police was strangled
Githinji’s body exhibited signs of asphyxiation (suffocation).
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Man who went to police was strangled
Nyeri MCAs’ attempt to pull out of assemblies forum thwarted
A bid by some members of the county assembly to remove their representative in the County Assemblies Forum has failed
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Nyeri MCAs’ attempt to pull out of assemblies forum thwarted
Home made Apple Cider Vinegar saved my life, Nyeri Businessman
In 2013, Dr Mwangi Njururi had just lost a grueling political battle for the Nyeri governor’s seat, and he was exhausted. The campaigns took a toll on
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Home made Apple Cider Vinegar saved my life, Nyeri Businessman
Governors root for key reforms at NHIF
Nyeri Deputy Governor Caroline Karugu says insurance uptake is notably low in the county at 32 per cent.
By Lydia Nyawira 5 years ago
Governors root for key reforms at NHIF
HIV kits maker, State in Sh9.7m 'grant' battle
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