Independent candidates hit back at Oburu Oginga over jubilee funding claims
A section of independent candidates from South Nyanza have hit back at Oburu Oginga over remarks that they are being funded by Jubilee.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Independent candidates hit back at Oburu Oginga over jubilee funding claims
Jubilee funding independent candidates in Nyanza, says Oburu Oginga
A section of independent candidates from South Nyanza have hit back at Oburu Oginga over remarks that they are being funded by Jubilee.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Jubilee funding independent candidates in Nyanza, says Oburu Oginga
Migori serial rapist arrested, found infected with syphilis
?Police have arrested a 30-year-old man suspected to be the leader of a gang said to be behind a spate of kidnappings and rape in Awendo and Uriri.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Migori serial rapist arrested, found infected with syphilis
Migori aspirants spare deputy’s slot for minority Kuria community
The four clans usually divide themselves into two groups that each vote as a bloc.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Migori aspirants spare deputy’s slot for minority Kuria community
Gruesome duel lurks in Migori Governor's race
Voters in Migori County are bracing themselves for a bruising political showdown as Governor Okoth Obado faces his bitter rival - former Minister Ochilo Ayacko in the fight for the county’s top seat in the August elections.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Gruesome duel lurks in Migori Governor's race
Ugali politics won’t help, Ruto tells NASA leaders
Opposition asked to stop using unusually high cost of food prices as a campaign tool ahead of August poll.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Ugali politics won’t help, Ruto tells NASA leaders
What's next for MP Dalmas Otieno after losing primaries
His name is a brand because of his contribution in and outside Parliament. With a towering height and a booming voice, his colleagues in the House pay attention whenever he is making his contribution to debates.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
What's next for MP Dalmas Otieno after losing primaries
Drama as governor and rival declared winners
Tension high as different returning officers announced Obado and Ayacko won Migori ODM party tickets.
By Scophine Otieno and James Omoro 6 years ago
Drama as governor and rival declared winners
Violence in Migori as claims of rigging primaries emerge
There were claims some ODM polling officials were holed up in some venues in a well-orchestrated rigging scheme
By Scophine Otieno and James Omoro 6 years ago
Violence in Migori as claims of rigging primaries emerge
Tension, blood shed as Migori and Homa Bay prepare for ODM nominations
There were claims some ODM polling officials were holed up in some venues in a well-orchestrated rigging scheme.
By Scophine Otieno and James Omoro 6 years ago
Tension, blood shed as Migori and Homa Bay prepare for ODM nominations
Concerns as violence erupts again in Migori
The chaos erupted after supporters of Governor Okoth Obado and those of his opponent, Ochilo Ayacko, fought over the forthcoming ODM primaries.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Concerns as violence erupts again in Migori
Man ‘buried’ while drinking at pub in Migori
At about the same time Wilson Oluoch was staggering across a bar in Migori County, his distraught family was busy planning his burial.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Man ‘buried’ while drinking at pub in Migori
Focus on boiling hot spots as ODM nominations near
The hour of reckoning is nigh for hundreds of aspirants seeking elective positions on Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party tickets as the dreaded primaries kick off next week.
By JOHN OYWA AND SCOPHINE OTIENO 6 years ago
Focus on boiling hot spots as ODM nominations near
Joho alleges death plot in Migori rally violence
Shots were fired and scores of people injured when an Opposition leader’s campaign launch turned violent.
By Scophine Otieno and James Omoro 6 years ago
Joho alleges death plot in Migori rally violence
Kalonzo in NASA to stay, Mudavadi assures Kenyans
Wiper supremo Kalonzo Musyoka will not bolt out of the National Super Alliance (NASA), a leader in the super alliance Musalia Mudavadi has assured.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Kalonzo in NASA to stay, Mudavadi assures Kenyans
I was rich before I became Migori Governor- Obado
The most popular candidate should be given the ticket and in this case, it goes without saying that it is ODM leader Raila.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
I was rich before I became Migori Governor- Obado
Luo Nyanza governors have performed well and should be re-elected, says Obado
Migori Governor Okoth Obado has defended Luo Nyanza governors over claims that they have performed poorly.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Luo Nyanza governors have performed well and should be re-elected, says Obado
HIV infections among youths worry experts
Approximately 9,545 adolescents contracted HIV in four counties in 2015, while 771 died of Aids-related complications.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
HIV infections among youths worry experts
Give us back our son and money, Kuria family tells police
A family is seeking answers from the government following the disappearance of their son soon after police arrested him in unclear circumstances.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Give us back our son and money, Kuria family tells police
Former Uriri MP Ojwang dies in Nairobi
Former Uriri MP Cyprian Omollo Ojwang, who has been campaigning to return to Parliament, has died.
By Scophine Otieno 6 years ago
Former Uriri MP Ojwang dies in Nairobi
For these villagers in western Kenya, gold is a curse they must live with
Reports that a UK firm has found high grade gold worth Sh171 billion in Liranda, Kakamega, have sparked excitement in the remote mining fields of Macalder in Nyatike.
By JOHN OYWA AND SCOPHINE OTIENO 6 years ago
For these villagers in western Kenya, gold is a curse they must live with
Wife inheritor burns his son to death over family dispute in Migori
A wife inheritor is allegedly on the run after killing his seven-month-old son following a family dispute with his deaf and dumb wife.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Wife inheritor burns his son to death over family dispute in Migori
CS Kaimenyi issues 20,000 title deeds in Migori
Lands Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi has issued titled deeds to 20,000 residents of Nyatike, Migori County.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
CS Kaimenyi issues 20,000 title deeds in Migori
Four die in Rongo road accident
Four people died in an accident on the Rongo-Kisii highway yesterday.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Four die in Rongo road accident
The ugly side of voter registration campaigns
Rogue youths are taking advantage of voter registration campaigns to harass and extort locals, police have said.
By Kevine Omollo and Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
The ugly side of voter registration campaigns
Over 1,500 Migori workers storm Governor Obado’s office
Over 1,500 workers of Migori County Government on Thursday boycotted work and stormed Governor Okoth Obado’s office to demand Sh134 million unremitted salary deduction to various State institutes and banks.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Over 1,500 Migori workers storm Governor Obado’s office
Raila Odinga's allies face bruising battle in 2017 elections
Opposition leader Raila Odinga’s key allies have begun to prep up for ODM's primaries in the party’s strongholds in the indeterminate future.
By Dalton Nyabundi and Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Raila Odinga's allies face bruising battle in 2017 elections
Annual church youth camp turns tragic as KCPE champion, girl die in Migori
Tragedy struck a Seventh Day Adventist Church youth camp in Migori after two teenagers—one of whom had just scored 386 marks in national exams—died.
By Scophine Otieno and Maurine Oduor 7 years ago
Annual church youth camp turns tragic as KCPE champion, girl die in Migori
Women MCAs exchange blows over attempts to impeach Migori Governor
Two nominated female MCAs exchanged blows at the assembly on Thursday over a pending impeachment motion against Governor Okoth Obado.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Women MCAs exchange blows over attempts to impeach Migori Governor
KCSE candidate dies after drinking ethanol
A family in Migori County is mourning the death of their son after drinking a laboratory chemicals. George Ogutu, 17, a candidate at Nyango Mixed Secondary School in Suna West Sub-county, died fours after drinking ethanol to ‘get high’.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
 KCSE candidate dies after drinking ethanol
Migori gubernatorial aspirants jostle for elders' blessings
Clan elders had a busy week as they hosted gubernatorial aspirants seeking their support ahead of the 2017 elections.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Migori gubernatorial aspirants jostle for elders' blessings
Patients' horror after sharing ward with dead body for eight hours
The body of a man was kept in a hospital ward for eight hours due to lack of a mortuary.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Patients' horror after sharing ward with dead body for eight hours
Rongo Sub-County Hospital driver arrested over attempted theft
The driver was apprehended by watchmen at the facility’s main gate as he was trying to maneuver his way out with the fuel that was meant for the hospital generator.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Rongo Sub-County Hospital driver arrested over attempted theft
Nowhere to run for circumcisers as authorities tighten the noose
Traditional circumcisers in Kuria, Migori County are engaging the police in a hide-and-seek game as the government intensifies fight against Female Genital Mutilation.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Nowhere to run for circumcisers as authorities tighten the noose
Girl, 10, rescued from facing knife in Kuria East
A team of police officers stormed a compound in Kuria East on Sunday and interrupted a traditional ceremony in which the girl was to be forcefully circumcised.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Girl, 10, rescued from facing knife in Kuria East
Women aspirants tell ODM to slash fees
Women politicians want ODM to reduce nomination fees for female aspirants by 50 per cent.
By James Omoro and Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Women aspirants tell ODM to slash fees
Police warn politicians against fanning violence
Five people were injured when supporters of Governor Okoth Obado and those of his challenger Ochilo Ayacko clashed during a fundraiser at Manyatta Secondary School.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Police warn politicians against fanning violence
Nyatike teacher accused of sexually abusing pupils
Education officials confirmed they were investigating the Sere Primary School teacher after the pupils reportedly opened up about their ordeal.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Nyatike teacher accused of sexually abusing pupils
Teacher caught selling fake KCPE examination papers
A teacher at a private school in Rongo is being held by the police after he was arrested on Friday evening with fake KCPE papers.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Teacher caught selling fake KCPE examination papers
Dairy farmers protest over non-payment
More than 1,500 farmers affiliated to Rongo Dairy Co-operative Society threatened to burn their dairy office in Rongo town if they were not paid Sh1.2 million for milk supplied over the last two months.
By Scophine Otieno 7 years ago
Dairy farmers protest over non-payment
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