3 dead, thousands displaced as floods wreak havoc in Mandera
Mandera County Commissioner Amos Mariba said the three died after they fell into a flooded ditch in Mandera South.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 6 months ago
3 dead, thousands displaced as floods wreak havoc in Mandera
Mandera floods displace thousands, destroy crops and infrastructure
Heavy rains have caused severe flooding in Mandera county, affecting over 5,000 people and destroying their sources of livelihoods.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 6 months ago
Mandera floods displace thousands, destroy crops and infrastructure
50 women benefit from Mandera Woman Rep's Sh1m grant
Mandera County Woman Representative Umulkher Kassim said women's empowerment through business is key.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 6 months ago
50 women benefit from Mandera Woman Rep's Sh1m grant
KCPE and KPSEA exams kick off amid rain havoc in Mandera
River Daua has overflowed and burst its banks following heavy downpours.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 6 months ago
KCPE and KPSEA exams kick off amid rain havoc in Mandera
Schools in Mandera East flooded, but exams will go on
Some schools in Mandera East are flooded, but the government has assured that exams will go on for all pupils. Choppers will be used to ferry exam papers to far-flung and hard-to-reach schools.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 6 months ago
Schools in Mandera East flooded, but exams will go on
Some 266 Mandera homes to benefit from Goats Restocking Programme
Woman Representative, Umulkher Kasim, said some 800 goats will be released to cushion the most vulnerable pastoralists in the county.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 7 months ago
Some 266 Mandera homes to benefit from Goats Restocking Programme
At least 266 Mandera homes to benefit from goat restocking programme
Woman Representative, Umulkher Kasim, said some 800 goats will be released to cushion the most vulnerable pastoralists in the county.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 7 months ago
At least 266 Mandera homes to benefit from goat restocking programme
Over 200,000 children set to receive oral polio vaccine in Mandera County
The campaign will run from Saturday, October 7, 2023, to Friday, October 13, 2023, targeting all children under five years of age across the county.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 7 months ago
Over 200,000 children set to receive oral polio vaccine in Mandera County
Hope as Mandera teachers college welcomes first batch of trainees
Mandera Teachers Training College welcomes its first batch of 254 students, aiming to address a severe shortage of educators in the region.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 8 months ago
Hope as Mandera teachers college welcomes first batch of trainees
Mandera benefit From Sh350M bursary fund
Of these, Sh9,150,000 has already been disbursed to cater for the last two academic terms
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 8 months ago
Mandera benefit From Sh350M bursary fund
Two police officers killed, seven others injured in a fresh landmine attack in Mandera
Two police officers die, seven others injured after their vehicle hit an explosive device on Lethi-Arabia Road in Mandera.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 8 months ago
Two police officers killed, seven others injured in a fresh landmine attack in Mandera
Somalia MP to spend another night in Mandera police cell
A member of parliament from Somalia's Jubaland state will today spend a second night at Mandera police station after he was arrested at the bus check point on Monday.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
Somalia MP to spend another night in Mandera police cell
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Agony of non-locals stranded in Mandera
The non-locals now want the government to intervene to enable them travel home to see their loved ones.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
Agony of non-locals stranded in Mandera
250 PWDs in Mandera benefit from mobility kits
Mandera Executive Committee Member for Social Development Sumaya Bishar said the mobility kits are, especially, aimed at enhancing PWDs' movement and independence in the community.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
250 PWDs in Mandera benefit from mobility kits
Moyale-bound passengers stranded for hours at Rhamo
The Rhamo-Banisa route is considered unsafe due to frequent Al-Shabab attacks.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
Moyale-bound passengers stranded for hours at Rhamo
Mandera targets over 100,000 residents in Cholera vaccination drive
Across the country, the Health Ministry said the case load stands at 11,181, with one hundred and ninety-six (196 fatalities recorded so far across twenty-six counties.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
Mandera targets over 100,000 residents in Cholera vaccination drive
Mandera schools head to Wajir for regional games ahead of finals
County director for Education Abdi Sheikh challenged the young sports men and women to top in their competitions.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 9 months ago
Mandera schools head to Wajir for regional games ahead of finals
Mandera governor wants residents recruited to fight against Shabaab
County chief blames insecurity in the region to poor coordination among security agencies.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Mandera governor wants residents recruited to fight against Shabaab
Mandera unveils scholarship plan for 30 students joining Turkish universities
Governor Kalif said the sponsorship will target those who scored B (plain) and above in KCSE.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Mandera unveils scholarship plan for 30 students joining Turkish universities
Counting losses: Wargadud police station bears brunt of Al-Shabaab attack
According to the camp's commander, the assailants split into four groups and destroyed the area's telecommunication masts so as to hinder the police from reaching out for backup.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Counting losses: Wargadud police station bears brunt of Al-Shabaab attack
Three Killed, communication masts destroyed in Mandera dawn attack
Three people have been killed in an eagerly morning attack in Mandera's Wargadud and Iresuki towns.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Three Killed, communication masts destroyed in Mandera dawn attack
Five held as weapons discovered in transport bus in Mandera
The management of the bus company claimed the weapons belong to one of the passengers who had boarded the vehicle at Kotulo stage in Mandera County.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Five held as weapons discovered in transport bus in Mandera
Man killed in Mandera West by an unknown gunman
The deceased was shot while passing time at a pool game base alongside his friend.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Man killed in Mandera West by an unknown gunman
KNUT urges State to boost security in Mandera for smooth learning
Knut officials lamented that increased insecurity has affected learning in the region as teachers and students are forced to keep off school.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
KNUT urges State to boost security in Mandera for smooth learning
Bella Village where blood and chyme treat chronic illnesses
In this village, residents believe that most of the livestock products especially the blood, tripe, skin and urine are used for medicinal purposes.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Bella Village where blood and chyme treat chronic illnesses
Mandera residents urged to observe hygiene during Eid feast
The celebrations come amid increasing cases of cholera that have left several people dead and others in isolation centres.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 10 months ago
Mandera residents urged to observe hygiene during Eid feast
Three killed, six injured in another landmine attack in Mandera
Three were killed, and six others injured after a vehicle they were traveling in allegedly ran over an Improvised Explosive Device (IED).
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Three killed, six injured in another landmine attack in Mandera
Three killed in Mandera landmine attack
"I have received security reports that one of our vehicles was hit by a landmine today and we lost security officers," said Mariba on the phone.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Three killed in Mandera landmine attack
Ibrahim Mandera County seeks ways to deal with insecurity, radicalisation
The reinforcement through selection and vetting of National Police Reservists and enhancement of community and national government collaboration are some of the ways to be adopted.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Ibrahim Mandera County seeks ways to deal with insecurity, radicalisation
Mandera quarry miners cautioned against environment degradation
Mandera East deputy county commissioner William Kipchirchir said many farmers have suffered undue pain as livestock fall in some of the quarry mines that are left unfilled.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Mandera quarry miners cautioned against environment degradation
Governor Kalif cautions Mandera residents over mushrooming settlements
While affirming his administration will not cater for the new occupants of such settlements, Kalif said those behind the creation of suburbs will be taken to court of law to face trial.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Governor Kalif cautions Mandera residents over mushrooming settlements
One police officer killed, six others injured after landmine explosion in Mandera
The officers were in an armoured 110 Land Rover on their way to Elwak for refuelling before they hit an IED on the left side of the road.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
One police officer killed, six others injured after landmine explosion in Mandera
Sh19m set aside to build eight classrooms in Buruburu Girls Mandera
The 8 classrooms will accommodate over 400 students. Buruburu Girls Secondary School was established under the NG-CDF four years ago, and the first batch of students sat KCSE exams last year.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Sh19m set aside to build eight classrooms in Buruburu Girls Mandera
Security beefed up at Mandera stadium ahead of Madaraka Day fete
County Commissioner Amos Mariba has assured residents of their safety as they attend the event that will be presided over by the county leadership.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 11 months ago
Security beefed up at Mandera stadium ahead of Madaraka Day fete
Mandera County targets 392,000 livestock in annual mass vaccination drive
Deputy Governor Ali Maalim said the county has procured essential veterinary drugs and vaccines to mitigate the effects of endemic diseases such as CCPP, SGP, LSD, and RVF.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
Mandera County targets 392,000 livestock in annual mass vaccination drive
3 injured in Mandera IED explosion
The three were en route to Mandera Town from Elwak when the IED exploded as the vehicle passed by at around 11am on Sunday at Burta Ashaqa village in Karo location.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
3  injured in Mandera IED explosion
Relief for Lafey residents as civil registration office opens
Mandera County has had a single civil service registration office since independence and that has made the residents lineup for births and deaths certificates that they waited for several months
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
Relief for Lafey residents as civil registration office opens
6 GSU officers injured after landmine explosion in Mandera
According to County Commissioner Amos Mariba, a rescue operation is underway while the injured officers are receiving treatment at Mandera County Referral Hospital.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
6 GSU officers injured after landmine explosion in Mandera
Floods render thousands homeless in Mandera
According to Governor Kalif Mohamed, at least 100, 000 families are displaced and in need of aid in Mandera East, Mandera North and Mandera West.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
Floods render thousands homeless in Mandera
Relief for Mandera Governor Mohamed Khalif as Chief Officers are sworn in
Governor Mohamed Khalif retained a larger percentage of his predecessor's chief officers but enlarged the number by five.
By Ibrahim Adan Ali 1 year ago
Relief for Mandera Governor Mohamed Khalif as Chief Officers are sworn in
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