A student hits the school principal with a stone
That a school principal from a county school in Narok, had to undergo surgery because of internal bleeding as a result of a student..
By Andrew Mibei 7 years ago
A student hits the school  principal with a stone
Teachers frustrated by new medical scheme
Teachers were recently herded by their conniving union leaders and their employer, TSC, into subscribing to a new medical scheme with AON MINET.
By Andrew Mibei 7 years ago
Teachers frustrated by new medical scheme
Granny urinates in woman’s kitchen to chase her away
Over-indulgence during the festive season left a village in Koiwa, Bomet County, reeling from shock after an aggrieved old man did the unthinkable of urinating in his daughter-in-law’s kitchen.
By Andrew Mibei 8 years ago
Granny urinates in woman’s kitchen to chase her away
Why you should never become a teacher
It’s one of those very rare moments that I, your father, decide to write a letter to you my boy.
By Andrew Mibei 8 years ago
Why you should never become a teacher
All things wrong with the 8-4-4 system
Reports that the current education system in Kenya might be done away with is the best news in the recent past.
By Andrew Mibei 8 years ago
All things wrong with the 8-4-4 system
Teachers' unions need a political wing
The teachers’ two-week strike might come to naught now that President Uhuru Kenyatta has made it look like a baby’s tantrum.
By Andrew Mibei 8 years ago
Teachers' unions need a political wing
Teacher humiliated in public for stealing meat
A teacher from a school in Bomet County might get into history books for breaking the record of ridicule.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Teacher humiliated in public for stealing meat
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
s incident occurred just weeks after the school, located in Narok County, celebrated the best KCSE results in years and among the recommendations forwarded to the board of management of the school was that the teachers who reside within the school compound should be served supper every day. This was agreed upon as a way of encouraging the tutors to attend extra classes in the evening and by extension keep the students checked. The school hired a lady cook to be preparing and serving the teachers
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
Otieno Kajwang’s Mapambano song should ring louder
the song, he calls upon all Kenyans to continue with mapambano and I believe he intends to ask us to take up their position strongly in terms of driving this country to greater heights of development instead of being used to run political errands that are often dirty, selfish and violent. Kenyans should know that Kajwang’s clarion call is still on and they need to continue ascertaining themselves in a positive and progressive
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Otieno Kajwang’s Mapambano song should ring louder
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
oben then goes into some form of a trance explaining how things will change at the end of the magical year 2015. He says that at the end of the year, he will be one of the richest men South of Maai Mahiu and he says that this wealth will not be courtesy of the recent ‘coup de tat’ in KNUT that has brought the fire breathing Sossion into the coveted seat of the union’s secretary
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
Important Areas Parents Should Check This Holiday
ents are advised to carefully check their children’s end of term report prepared by their respective schools. The report is a summary of your child’s sojourn in school and a good parent should always look at the finer details of the report beyond the class position, fees arrears and opening date. Check the teachers’ comments and take appropriate action, for instance, if your child requires more revision in a certain subject, see to it that the revision is provided. Ensure also that the report presented to you is genuine because today’s youth are known to produce their own report forms that suit their parents’ expectations. Talk over the report with your son or daughter in order to get their views, after all it is their life that you are trying to shape so let their opinions come
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Important Areas Parents Should Check This Holiday
Facebook romance lands teacher in trouble
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Facebook romance lands teacher in trouble
Mzungu Woman’s Strange Requests to Vet
Bomet, Kenya: An animal health practitioner in Bomet County recently revealed the strange requests presented by one of his clients, a mzungu woman working with a local NGO in the county. It is reported that the woman who is now in her forties, has been living in the region for the past two years has and been keeping a pet cat in her
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Mzungu Woman’s Strange Requests to Vet
A Mathematics Professor's Cultural Museum
latest acquisition is a traditional smelting apparatus. This is a hollowed out piece of wood with an outlet at the side. The top is covered with a sheep skin and the outlet has a metal pipe connected to it. This apparatus works as a fan to ignite the fire used in the smelting of iron. That the ‘special’ soil with iron deposits that was used in the smelting is found at Kiplelji and Kamogoso in the nearby Bomet County is news to many, as it may interest the new county government.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
A Mathematics Professor's Cultural Museum
Why we Will Miss the Chief
you know that the chief was once a mobile court? He was up to recently the judge, prosecutor, the police, and the lawyer all rolled into one. He arrested you, prepared a case against you, judged you and sentenced you. The cases that drag on for ages in our courts today are probably as a result of the emasculated
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Why we Will Miss the Chief
Bomet Setting up a Standard Stadium
quo;The county government identified the plot as a suitable place to put up a stadium, and the first phase of the construction is ready,” said Mrs Eddah Biegon, the County Executive Committee member in charge of Housing and Urban
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Bomet Setting up a Standard Stadium
Interacting daily with the dead
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Interacting daily with the dead
An NGO Providing Clean Drinking Water
erlines International began its activities in Bomet around sixteen years ago with the single main objective of providing clean and safe water to the residents. The presence of this NGO in the county is attributed to Linda Golden, a former volunteer Peace Corp who taught at Longisa High School in the late 1990s. She mobilized fellow Peace Corps volunteers in the area at the time, and started teaching residents on rain harvesting and spring protection. They initially worked with women’s self-help groups but later started providing rainwater collection tanks for churches, health clinics, and
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
An NGO Providing Clean Drinking Water
The Caucasian Chalk Circle of Kenyan Times
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
The Caucasian Chalk Circle of Kenyan Times
First track prize sprinted athlete to multi-million shilling dairy venture
Lean framed and clad in his trademark tracksuit and sneakers, he cuts the image of a typical Kenyan athlete. Sure, he is a celebrated international star.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
First track prize sprinted athlete to multi-million shilling dairy venture
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
oben then goes into some form of a trance explaining how things will change at the end of the magical year 2015. He says that at the end of the year, he will be one of the richest men South of Maai Mahiu and he says that this wealth will not be courtesy of the recent ‘coup de tat’ in KNUT that has brought the fire breathing Sossion into the coveted seat of the union’s secretary
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
Soft loan inspires teacher to start money business
Some ideas are meticulously planned for and executed in style. Others happen by chance.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Soft loan inspires teacher to start money business
Model school farm that trains and feeds students
The neatly mowed lawns lined with immaculately cut yellow and green hedges welcome you to Moi Siongiroi Girls High School, 25km south west of Bomet town.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Model school farm that trains and feeds students
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
s incident occurred just weeks after the school, located in Narok County, celebrated the best KCSE results in years and among the recommendations forwarded to the board of management of the school was that the teachers who reside within the school compound should be served supper every day. This was agreed upon as a way of encouraging the tutors to attend extra classes in the evening and by extension keep the students checked. The school hired a lady cook to be preparing and serving the teachers
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
oben then goes into some form of a trance explaining how things will change at the end of the magical year 2015. He says that at the end of the year, he will be one of the richest men South of Maai Mahiu and he says that this wealth will not be courtesy of the recent ‘coup de tat’ in KNUT that has brought the fire breathing Sossion into the coveted seat of the union’s secretary
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
So you thought teachers will die poor, think again!
Why we Will Miss the Chief
you know that the chief was once a mobile court? He was up to recently the judge, prosecutor, the police, and the lawyer all rolled into one. He arrested you, prepared a case against you, judged you and sentenced you. The cases that drag on for ages in our courts today are probably as a result of the emasculated
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Why we Will Miss the Chief
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
s incident occurred just weeks after the school, located in Narok County, celebrated the best KCSE results in years and among the recommendations forwarded to the board of management of the school was that the teachers who reside within the school compound should be served supper every day. This was agreed upon as a way of encouraging the tutors to attend extra classes in the evening and by extension keep the students checked. The school hired a lady cook to be preparing and serving the teachers
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Teacher beaten after his ‘chips funga’ quarrel school cook
What you need to know about greenhouse tomato farming
Like most young hustlers, Darius Cheruiyot of Silibwet, Bomet County has tried his hand in almost everything, from being a mechanic to a driver and a boda boda man. But none of those ventures given him satisfaction like farming.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
What you need to know about greenhouse tomato farming
Tomato greenhouse where magic happens
Tucked in Machorwa village, Tulwet, Bureti Sub-County, is Peter Langat’s farm, which has attracted the attention of the community for years. He has been growing pineapples, bananas and vegetables for years. He also keeps dairy cows but his greenhouse is the envy of many in his village.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Tomato greenhouse where magic happens
Conned of money and left with useless pile of trash
As a student at Moi University, main campus, a familiar face approached me one afternoon
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Conned of money and left with useless pile of trash
Pineapples add flavour to farmer’s life
After high school, Solomon Kemboi, could not join college immediately because he had to allow his other siblings a chance to finish their studies. The wait proved too long and he got married along the way. From then on, life took a different turn.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Pineapples add flavour to farmer’s life
Doctor finds dairy therapy for arid village
The road leading to Chelemei Village, Bomet East Constituency, Bomet County, is lined with cactus fence, a common sight in the region where rainfall is unreliable and agricultural activities mainly subsistence.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Doctor finds dairy therapy for arid village
Teacher offers lessons on mixed farming
While most teachers in Kenya cannot raise Sh50,000 without disposing of an asset or borrowing a loan from the bank, Edna Koech, bets on her farm in Kapletundo village, Sotik Constituency, Bomet County.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Teacher offers lessons on mixed farming
Farmer's passion bears juicy fruits
Paul Ruto of Siriat Village, Sotik Constituency, Bomet County, led a ‘comfortable’ farmer’s life for years. He earned a net profit of Sh30,000 annually from maize he regularly planted on one acre of his land.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Farmer's passion bears juicy fruits
Rogue 'pastor' sweeps village of its maize harvest
Some 15 years ago, Kamara village in Molo suffered a blow after a fake pastor disappeared with the farmers' maize harvest in a bizarre series of events that left many shocked and angry. The preacher appeared sometime in June and somehow fitted himself into a small church that had less than 20 members at the time. He came in to preach every Sunday then left till the next weekend.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Rogue 'pastor' sweeps village of its maize harvest
Curiosity led retired army officer to yummy butternuts
When you go to a bustling market, occasionally, there are always crops that capture your attention.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Curiosity led retired army officer to yummy butternuts
Otieno Kajwang’s Mapambano song should ring louder
The demise of Homa Bay Senator Otieno Kajwang’ is reverberating across the country. The late senator’s death is sending waves of sorrow that have gone beyond his county, beyond ODM party and beyond CORD and is touching all Kenyans because his political contribution is immense.
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Otieno Kajwang’s Mapambano song should ring louder
Important Areas Parents Should Check This Holiday
ents are advised to carefully check their children’s end of term report prepared by their respective schools. The report is a summary of your child’s sojourn in school and a good parent should always look at the finer details of the report beyond the class position, fees arrears and opening date. Check the teachers’ comments and take appropriate action, for instance, if your child requires more revision in a certain subject, see to it that the revision is provided. Ensure also that the report presented to you is genuine because today’s youth are known to produce their own report forms that suit their parents’ expectations. Talk over the report with your son or daughter in order to get their views, after all it is their life that you are trying to shape so let their opinions come
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Important Areas Parents Should Check This Holiday
An NGO Providing Clean Drinking Water
erlines International began its activities in Bomet around sixteen years ago with the single main objective of providing clean and safe water to the residents. The presence of this NGO in the county is attributed to Linda Golden, a former volunteer Peace Corp who taught at Longisa High School in the late 1990s. She mobilized fellow Peace Corps volunteers in the area at the time, and started teaching residents on rain harvesting and spring protection. They initially worked with women’s self-help groups but later started providing rainwater collection tanks for churches, health clinics, and
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
An NGO Providing Clean Drinking Water
Bomet Setting up a Standard Stadium
quo;The county government identified the plot as a suitable place to put up a stadium, and the first phase of the construction is ready,” said Mrs Eddah Biegon, the County Executive Committee member in charge of Housing and Urban
By Andrew Mibei 9 years ago
Bomet Setting up a Standard Stadium
Emotional powder kegs: When men choose to suffer in silence
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Parliament told to investigate AI firm working conditions
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