Bungoma Deputy Governor appointed County JP Secretary General.
Bungoma Deputy Governor Hillary Chongwony has been appointed the county's Jubilee Party secretary general.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Bungoma Deputy Governor appointed County JP Secretary General.
Orphan boy who scored 405 in KCPE may miss joining Alliance High
A 14 year-old needy boy from Nasusi village, Kamusinde location Kimilili Sub County in Bungoma is appealing for financial help to join Alliance High School.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Orphan boy who scored 405 in KCPE may miss joining Alliance High
MP Serut to campaign against Jubilee if no projects are launched
Mr Serut vowed to campaign against re-election of its leaders, saying the Sabaot community voted for Jubilee leaders almost to the last person but President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto seemed to have forgotten the region.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
MP Serut to campaign against Jubilee if no projects are launched
Lusaka comes out in defence of Wabukala and Chebukati
Mr Lusaka told the MPs to stop politicising the appointments, saying they were based purely on academic merit.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Lusaka comes out in defence of Wabukala and Chebukati
ODM MP becomes Jubilee party chairman in Bungoma
Sirisia MP John Waluke has been proposed as the Jubilee Party interim Chairman in Bungoma County.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
ODM MP becomes Jubilee party chairman in Bungoma
Atwoli move to name Luhya spokesperson doomed to fail, leaders insist
Some leaders from Western region have trashed the planned unveiling of a Luhya spokesman.
By Titus Oteba and Grace Wekesa 7 years ago
Atwoli move to name Luhya spokesperson doomed to fail, leaders insist
50 year old man who sat 2016 KCPE seeks help to join high school
A 50-year-old man who sat the 2016 KCPE exam is worried he may fail to join secondary school due to lack of fees.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
50 year old man who sat 2016 KCPE seeks help to join high school
NASA is the way to go, declares former assistant minister Khang'ati
A Bungoma County gubernatorial aspirant on ODM ticket Alfred Khang'ati has welcomed the move by Amani National Congress (ANC) party leader Musalia Mudavadi to join other opposition leaders in the formation of the National Super Alliance (NASA) as timely.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
NASA is the way to go, declares former assistant minister Khang'ati
Uhuru drums up support for Jubilee in Western as Raila set to visit region
President Uhuru Kenyatta is in Western Kenya for the second day, as the battle for the region’s votes intensifies.
By Ignatius Odanga and Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Uhuru drums up support for Jubilee in Western as Raila set to visit region
Sh20 billion irrigation schemes set for Bungoma and Busia Counties
The national government has launched the construction of mega irrigation schemes in Bungoma and Busia counties.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Sh20 billion irrigation schemes set for Bungoma and Busia Counties
Don’t politicise exit of IEBC commissioners, CS Wamalwa tells leaders
Wamalwa has urged leaders to handle the Independent, Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioners’ exit debate soberly.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Don’t politicise exit of IEBC commissioners, CS Wamalwa tells leaders
Male security guard helps woman give birth as health practitioners boycott work
A male watchman at the Bungoma County Referral Hospital helped a woman deliver a baby boy as health workers began their strike yesterday.
By TITUS OTEBA AND Graham Kajilwa 7 years ago
Male security guard helps woman give birth as health practitioners boycott work
Kenya to spend Sh800m to link high speed internet to public schools
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has kicked off an ambitious Sh800 million project to connect all public secondary schools in the country to high speed internet.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Kenya to spend Sh800m to link high speed internet to public schools
State to spend Sh800m to link high speed internet to public schools
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has kicked off an ambitious Sh800 million project to connect all public secondary schools in the country to high speed internet.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
State to spend Sh800m to link high speed internet to public schools
CS Matiangi answers school's prayer
Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has pledged to support Kenya's most populous primary school, Bungoma DEB Primary School.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
CS Matiangi answers school's prayer
Uhuru responds to Raila's public criticism of State
President Uhuru Kenyatta has lashed out at Opposition leader Raila Odinga for his persistent criticism of the Jubilee government.
By Grace Wekesa and Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Uhuru responds to Raila's public criticism of State
Teach youth moral values, Bungoma elders told
National Cohesion and Integration Commission has complained that young people are sometimes taught a culture that glorifies bad behaviour during the rituals.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Teach youth moral values, Bungoma elders told
Mt Elgon Jubilee leaders form caucus to unseat MP Serut
A group of politicians in Mt Elgon Constituency have teamed up in a bid to unseat area MP John Serut in the coming elections.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Mt Elgon Jubilee leaders form caucus to unseat MP Serut
CJ Maraga: Cases over five years old to get priority
Cases that have been in court for over five years will be given priority to eliminate a backlog, Chief Justice David Maraga has said.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
CJ Maraga: Cases over five years old to get priority
Seven teachers charged with exam cheating
Seven teachers accused of allowing exam candidates to modify their chairs so as to hide reading materials were yesterday charged before a Bungoma court.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Seven teachers charged with exam cheating
Raila, DP Ruto trade accusations over corruption
CORD leader Raila Odinga asked voters to get ready to send the Jubilee leadership home in the next elections even as Deputy President William Ruto drumed up support for Uhuru Kenyatta’s administration.
By Isaiah Gwengi and Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Raila, DP Ruto trade accusations over corruption
KCSE candidate dies after falling from her bed
A form four Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education candidate at a local secondary school in Bungoma County is dead.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
KCSE candidate dies after falling from her bed
Stop opposing water projects you launched, Wamalwa tells Raila
Water and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has criticised Opposition leader Raila Odinga for portraying the Jubilee government as corrupt.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Stop opposing water projects you launched, Wamalwa tells Raila
Ford Kenya criticises Jubilee for silence over corruption
Ford Kenya Party leader Moses Wetang’ula said funds for HIV/Aids patients and the purchase of medical equipment had been squandered by top individuals at the Ministry of Health yet the president has remained silent.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Ford Kenya criticises Jubilee for silence over corruption
Wetang'ula welcomes Mudavadi to CORD
Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula has welcomed Amani National Congress party leader Musalia Mudavadi to CORD so that they can form a formidable force to unseat Jubilee government from power next year.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Wetang'ula welcomes Mudavadi to CORD
Uganda king tells Wetang’ula to unite Kenyan voters
The King of Bamasaba in Uganda, Bob Mushikori, has challenged Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula to unite communities in his county before setting his sights on the presidency.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Uganda king tells Wetang’ula to unite Kenyan voters
Pan Paper Mills set for reopening
Traders and residents of Webuye town are upbeat ahead of the reopening of Pan Paper Mills mid this month.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Pan Paper Mills set for reopening
Investors pledge Sh14b as county conference ends
The just-concluded Bungoma International Investment Conference brought a ray of hope to the region, Governor Ken Lusaka has said.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Investors pledge Sh14b as county conference ends
Industrialisation CS advises counties to lower tax on local traders
County governments have been asked to lower the fees they charge traders.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Industrialisation CS advises counties to lower tax on local traders
Kenya's most congested school to get borehole
The Ministry of Water has come to the aid of Bungoma DEB School, one of the most populous primary schools in the country.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Kenya's most congested school to get borehole
20 Ford Kenya officials in Bungoma join Jubilee Party
Twenty local Ford Kenya officials in Bungoma County yesterday decamped to Jubilee Party.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
20 Ford Kenya officials in Bungoma join Jubilee Party
Pan Paper factory to reopen next month
Pan Paper Mills in Webuye will officially re-open in 30 days, Chowdarry Venkanna, the General Manager of Rai Group of Companies has said.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Pan Paper factory to reopen next month
Bungoma County to host investment conference
The county government is set to host a major conference later this month to showcase investment opportunities.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Bungoma County to host investment conference
Governor Lusaka defends consumption of busaa in Bungoma
Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has defended legalising selling and consumption of local brew 'Busaa' in the county.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Governor Lusaka defends consumption of busaa in Bungoma
Interior PS faults Bungoma County for legalising busaa trade
The Ministry of Interior has criticised Bungoma County government for legalising busaa.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Interior PS faults Bungoma County for legalising busaa trade
Driving school instructor from Kimilili wins Sh18m SportPesa jackpot
A driving school instructor has won Sh18 million after spending a paltry sh100 in a sports bet.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Driving school instructor from Kimilili wins Sh18m SportPesa jackpot
Police arrest man for sodomising epileptic boy in Bungoma
Police are holding a man accused of sodomising an epileptic boy.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Police arrest man for sodomising epileptic boy in Bungoma
Varsity closed after students went on rampage
Kibabii University has been closed indefinitely after students went on the rampage yesterday.
By TITUS OTEBA 7 years ago
Varsity closed after students went on rampage
Chief in Bungoma stabs secondary school girl over love affair with husband
A chief in Bungoma who allegedly stabbed a secondary school girl she suspected of having an affair with her husband then attempted to kill herself.
By Titus Oteba 7 years ago
Chief in Bungoma stabs secondary school girl over love affair with husband
DP William Ruto gives Sh18 million record to six schools in two days
Deputy President William Ruto continued to splash huge amounts of money in harambees in Western as he popularised Jubilee Party in ODM strongholds.
By Grace Wekesa and Titus Oteba 7 years ago
DP William Ruto gives Sh18 million record  to six schools in two days
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