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History, hope and elation as Tom Mboya becomes full university
Tom Mboya University College in Homa Bay town will be the first public university in the region.
By James Omoro 12 days ago
History, hope and elation as Tom Mboya becomes full university
Shun politicians who use Raila's name for selfish interests, Homa Bay voters told
In the region, most ODM politicians eyeing senatorial, parliamentary and woman representative positions in the county are counting on Raila coattails effect to win election.
By James Omoro 13 days ago
Shun politicians who use Raila's name for selfish interests, Homa Bay voters told
Politician calls for state security after Sh1m robbery
Omburo Odaje says that the main objective of the gangsters was not to get the money because they were quarrelling with each other on how to share it.
By James Omoro 13 days ago
Politician calls for state security after Sh1m robbery
Gang raids Rangwe MP candidate's home, cart away Sh1 million
Two of the robbers acted as look out at the gate while the other accomplices stormed into the candidate's sitting room where 20 of his supporters were holding a meeting.
By James Omoro 14 days ago
Gang raids Rangwe MP candidate's home, cart away Sh1 million
Sh1 billion upgrade of key link road kicks off
The 18Km Adiedo-Namba Karabok will be constructed to bitumen standards.
By James Omoro 19 days ago
Sh1 billion upgrade of key link road kicks off
Muslims and police join efforts in a peace campaign in Homa Bay
The Supreme Council of Kenya Muslims (Supkem) and police have launched a campaign to promote peace in ahead of the elections. 
By James Omoro 23 days ago
Muslims and police join efforts in a peace campaign in Homa Bay
Man allegedly killed by wife over text message in Homa Bay
An irate mob attempted to lynch the woman before she was rescued.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Man allegedly killed by wife over text message in Homa Bay
Homa Bay woman kills husband in bar
A youthful woman from Homa Bay County has been arrested on suspicion of killing her husband.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Homa Bay woman kills husband in bar
L Victoria wildlife and beautiful shores birth tourism businesses
Nearly 20 luxurious hotels have set base at a small island in the lake. Land prices have gone up by up to 200 per cent in some places.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
L Victoria wildlife and beautiful shores birth tourism businesses
Evans Kidero appeals to Uhuru, Raila for varsity charter
Evans Kidero has asked ODM leader Raila Odinga to persuade President Uhuru Kenyatta to give Tom Mboya University College a charter to become a fully-fledged university.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Evans Kidero appeals to Uhuru, Raila for varsity charter
Homa Bay on spot over rising cases of sexual violence, teen mums, HIV
There are increasing cases of sexual and Gender Based Violence (GBV), teen pregnancies and new HIV infections, which are not the ‘triple threats’ bedeviling Homa Bay County.
By Mactilda Mbenywe 1 month ago
Homa Bay on spot over rising cases of sexual violence, teen mums, HIV
Hope fades for aspirant after ODM ticket revoked
Mr Abote had been cleared by the IEBC to run on an ODM ticket.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Hope fades for aspirant after ODM ticket revoked
Magoha urges private sector to invest in junior secondary schools
With less than two months to the General Election, CS Magoha warned education officials against laxity.
By Anne Atieno 1 month ago
Magoha urges private sector to invest in junior secondary schools
Mbadi: Leave ODM chair post for who? I am here to stay
The Suba South MP said he was misunderstood after telling ODM candidates the truth about their performance in campaigns.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Mbadi: Leave ODM chair post for who? I am here to stay
Former county officials in graft case slapped with Sh59m fine
In what came as a shocker to the five accused, the court also barred them from being elected for any seat or holding a public office in the next 10 years from the judgement date.
By James Omoro 1 month ago
Former county officials in graft case slapped with Sh59m fine
Premium
Mary Ojode: How I escaped death on day that my husband died
Mary Ojode said on the fateful day she had also planned to travel with her husband but he said they should not travel together.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Mary Ojode: How I escaped death on day that my husband died
Supremacy fights, impeachment motions jolt Homa Bay assembly
Since they came into office in 2017, the assembly has barely known peace as a scramble for leadership positions dominated most sittings.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Supremacy fights, impeachment motions jolt Homa Bay assembly
I will ensure prudent use of county resources, Gladys Wanga vows
Homa Bay Woman Representative Gladys Wanga has pledged to enhance service delivery and prudent use of resources if elected the next governor.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
I will ensure prudent use of county resources, Gladys Wanga vows
Inmates to benefit from tree planting programme
The program aims to guarantee the prisoners serving long-term periods a source of capital to start businesses when they complete their sentences
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Inmates to benefit from tree planting programme
Gladys Wanga promises to transform Homa Bay county
Political leaders opposed to the Woman Rep's candidature claim that she is likely to incorporate some members of Mr Awiti’s cabinet in her administration.  
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Gladys Wanga promises to transform Homa Bay county
Two people flee, leaving 5,400 rolls of bhang in car
Police in Homa Bay County are hunting for two people who fled after 5,457 rolls of bhang were found in their vehicle on Saturday, May 28.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Two people flee, leaving 5,400 rolls of bhang in car
Governor Cyprian Awiti goes missing as county workers down tools
Health services in the county have been paralysed for the second week after medics downed their tools demanding payment of their two months' salary arrears.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Governor Cyprian Awiti goes missing as county workers down tools
L. Victoria fishermen ask state to crack on illegal fishermen
The fishers say illegal fishermen are using small nets which catch small and mature fish hence affecting the population of fish on the lake.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
L. Victoria fishermen ask state to crack on illegal fishermen
Homa Bay County workers go on strike to demand their salary arrears
County employees have downed their tools to push for their two months salary arrears.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Homa Bay County workers go on strike to demand their salary arrears
Kidero and Wanga point fingers at each other over violence in Karachuonyo
Wanga and Kidero are the only Homa Bay governor aspirants.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Kidero and Wanga point fingers at each other over violence in Karachuonyo
Miner crushed to death at Raroki Quarry in Homa Bay
The man identified as Joseph Otieno died on Friday after he was crushed to death while mining in the quarry.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Miner crushed to death at Raroki Quarry in Homa Bay
Homa Bay: Crisis as patients discharged from health facilities
Pressure is mounting on Homa Bay County government to address the health crisis that has marred the sector after public facilities discharged patients prematurely.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Homa Bay: Crisis as patients discharged from health facilities
Tension quelled in distribution of stalls in a Homa Bay market Sh117.8 m
The Government has restored order in distribution of stalls and space in a newly built Sh117.8 million modern market in Homa Bay town.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Tension quelled in distribution of stalls in a Homa Bay market Sh117.8 m
Health services paralysed in Homa Bay as workers down their tools
The workers complained of delayed April salaries, failure in remission of statutory deductions, lack of promotion from one job group to another and understaffing.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Health services paralysed in Homa Bay as workers down their tools
Ringa Boys High School on the spot over student's death
Rooney Rolex died on Sunday while undergoing treatment at Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi.
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Ringa Boys High School on the spot over student's death
Evans Kidero: I will improve roads to boost sugarcane farming
Many farmers in the area are now staring at losses of millions of shillings as their produce dries in plantations
By James Omoro 2 months ago
Evans Kidero: I will improve roads to boost sugarcane farming
Wanga, Kidero urged to include teen pregnancies in Homa Bay campaigns
Civil Society Organizations in Homa Bay regretted that the rise of social vices has been forgotten in the campaigns.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Wanga, Kidero urged to include teen pregnancies in Homa Bay campaigns
Orphaned girl seeks financial assistance to join Form One
A 15-year-old orphan in Homa Bay County has not joined Form One for lack of school fees.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Orphaned girl seeks financial assistance to join Form One
150 ODM nomination losers in Homa Bay pledge to support winners
The resolve came after the intervention of governor aspirant Gladys Wanga and her running mate Oyugi Magwanga.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
150 ODM nomination losers in Homa Bay pledge to support winners
Oriwo Boys' High School to know fate of KCSE results in 30 days, says KNEC
Oriwo Boys' High School candidates will know their fate in 30 days.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Oriwo Boys' High School to know fate of KCSE results in 30 days, says KNEC
Homa Bay man: I didn't know "password" would make me famous
A short video of Jack Oluoch, 23, repeatedly uttering the word ‘password’ accompanied by what most online audience described as funny facial expressions surfaced online on April 14.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Homa Bay man: I didn't know "password" would make me famous
Raila now appeals for six-piece voting in Nyanza backyard
ODM leader Mr Raila Odinga has rooted for “six piece” voting in his Nyanza backyard to enable him form a stable government if elected President.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Raila now appeals for six-piece voting in Nyanza backyard
Raila's statement defending Gladys Wanga leaves bad taste in people's mouth
On Monday, April 18, Raila Odinga made a statement in Homa Bay that left a bad taste in people’s mouth.
By James Omoro 3 months ago
Raila's statement defending Gladys Wanga leaves bad taste in people's mouth
ODM primaries losers protest over results
An aspirant said they had reported to the party's tribunal that voting kits were manipulated. In Homa Bay, aspirants and voters are complaining over the conduct of ODM's elections board.
By Olivia Odhiambo 3 months ago
ODM primaries losers protest over results
Raila allies given direct tickets amid technical glitches
Six out of nine MPs in Homa Bay County were handed direct ODM tickets as the party held nominations in the county yesterday.
By James Omoro 4 months ago
Raila allies given direct tickets amid technical glitches
'Fimbo ya Nyayo' monument gets facelift
NEWS
By Pkemoi Ng'enoh
25 mins ago
Missing Embakasi East Returning Officer Daniel Musyoka found dead
National
By Brian Okoth and Kamore Maina
1 hr ago
John Ngumi: The blue-eyed boy of State corporations
Financial Standard
By Macharia Kamau
2 hrs ago
Conceding after losing is graceful and classy
BLOGS
By Cosmas Butunyi
2 hrs ago
Profile: The four IEBC commissioners who disowned presidential results
National
By Amos Mabinda and Patrick Vidija
2 hrs ago
Cool under fire: Chebukati the soft-spoken man of steel
National
By Amos Kareithi and Brian Otieno
2 hrs ago
Irungu Kang'ata extends fairy-tale journey with governor win
Central
By Wainaina Ndung’u and Boniface Gikandi
2 hrs ago