Kenya's first female MP Grace Onyango is dead
Grace Onyango, Kenya's first female MP, dies aged 98 during treatment at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Hospital in Kisumu; she was elected as Kisumu Town MP in 1969.
By Harold Odhiambo 2 months ago
Kenya's first female MP Grace Onyango is dead
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Why the Controller of Budget has rejected Sh3b request by counties
Counties have sought Sh182.7 billion since August last year to no avail. The rejected claims include counties that sought per diems without documentation.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Why the Controller of Budget has rejected Sh3b request by counties
Raila says president is turning into a dictator, vows to defend rights
Raila claims there are several red flags about a destructive path the new administration has taken but vowed to remain steadfast in their quest to checkmate the government.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Raila says president is turning into a dictator, vows to defend rights
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Ruto steps up charm offensive in Nyanza
According to sources who attended the meeting, the leaders pledged their support to Ruto, a move that was quickly dismissed by ODM which branded them as traitors.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Ruto steps up charm offensive in Nyanza
New effort to save parents from school uniform nightmare
At Maseno School, a student who travelled all the way from a Mombasa orphanage turned up at the institution with only an empty box.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
New effort to save parents from school uniform nightmare
Knut's fresh demands over shortage, transfer of junior high teachers
Knut Secretary General, Collins Oyuu, said learning is yet to begin in several schools because of an acute shortage of Grade Seven teachers.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Knut's fresh demands over shortage, transfer of junior high teachers
Fishermen suffer losses as climate change hurts fish species
Rogue fishermen have adopted a destructive method known as ‘Abunglu’ which involves the use of nets designed to be towed by a boat through the water.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Fishermen suffer losses as climate change hurts fish species
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The Magohas: A family beset by tragedy
Siaya County village in mourning after five of its top achievers die in a short span. Former CS passed on this week as burial preparations for brother were being finalised.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
The Magohas: A family beset by tragedy
Agony of road crash victims as facility grapples with scarce staff
 It takes about two hours before a patient in urgent need of help is attended to.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Agony of road crash victims as facility grapples with scarce staff
Former Education CS George Magoha lands job at Maseno University
Former Education CS George Magoha has joined Maseno University in Kisumu County as the Professor of Surgery at the School of Medicine.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Former Education CS George Magoha lands job at Maseno University
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Owalo: Towering minister making political waves after years out in the cold
While a clique of allies he has earned is cheering him on, a different group of ODM leaders appears jittery with his rise to stardom and his quest to expand his influence across Nyanza.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Owalo: Towering minister making political waves after years out in the cold
Abandoned road now a death trap for motorists
The road section has been at the centre of controversy since its construction was started in late 2017 but has stalled several times, with the government changing contractors twice.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Abandoned road now a death trap for motorists
Bicycle riders on their own and in danger as town plans ignore them
In most towns in western Kenya, bicycle boda boda operators compete for customers with motorcyclists.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Bicycle riders on their own and in danger as town plans ignore them
Huge pending bills big headache for Nyanza governors, says report
Controller of Budget says high pending bills should be addressed for county budgets to be implemented efficiently.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Huge pending bills big headache for Nyanza governors, says report
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2023: Defining year for Raila Odinga as tough decisions await
Raila has kept his next step secret, promising to give his supporters direction in the New Year. In his Nyanza backyard, the ODM leader is trying to placate growing dissent.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
2023: Defining year for Raila Odinga as tough decisions await
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How Obama's grandfather got name, link with South Nyanza
Despite being a cook, Obama’s grandfather had an interest in politics and was keen to serve the colonial government as an assistant chief for Karachuonyo.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
How Obama's grandfather got name, link with South Nyanza
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Making of the Odinga dynasty: Inside story of how Jaramogi won the heart of Nyanza
In his heyday, Jaramogi’s “Oteku” (absolute power) swept through Nyanza with the potency of venom from a desert viper. In the region, his word was law.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
Making of the Odinga dynasty: Inside story of how Jaramogi won the heart of Nyanza
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The dark secrets of the British empire that maimed, killed and overtaxed Kenyans
Supported by a loyal army of local collaborators and chiefs who danced to their rhythm, the British established an empire of extortion, exploitation, murder and harassment.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
The dark secrets of the British empire that maimed, killed and overtaxed Kenyans
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The legend of Paul Mboya: The man who helped bring Kenyatta back to Kenya
While on a visit to Britain, he lobbied for the return of Kenyatta terming him ‘harmless’. The administrator was a revered collaborator who worked with government.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
The legend of Paul Mboya: The man who helped bring Kenyatta back to Kenya
At last, justice on the way for Baby Pendo
Baby Pendo died after she was allegedly hit on the head by officers who had broken into the house while in pursuit of residents protesting against the outcome of the presidential election.
By Harold Odhiambo 7 months ago
At last, justice on the way for Baby Pendo
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Ida Odinga bodyguard: Scuffle ends life of ultimate fun lover 'Jaraha'
Barrack Oduor loved fun and fun loved him back – in plenty.
By Harold Odhiambo 7 months ago
Ida Odinga bodyguard: Scuffle ends life of ultimate fun lover 'Jaraha'
Ida Odinga's bodyguard shot dead
 The bodyguard of Ida Odinga, the wife of Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya leader Raila Odinga, has been shot dead.
By Harold Odhiambo 7 months ago
Ida Odinga's bodyguard shot dead
President Ruto's goodies to Homa Bay in first trip
The President attended a church service at the Homa Bay African Inland Church.
By Harold Odhiambo 8 months ago
President Ruto's goodies to Homa Bay in first trip
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission probes Sh400m Siaya withdrawals
Senior EACC officials told journalists that the suspicious amounts were withdrawn within a span of 12 days with some officials receiving up to 12 payments within a day.
By Harold Odhiambo 8 months ago
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission probes Sh400m Siaya withdrawals
Kenya's first female MP Grace Onyango is dead
Grace Onyango, Kenya's first female MP, dies aged 98 during treatment at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Hospital in Kisumu; she was elected as Kisumu Town MP in 1969.
By Harold Odhiambo 2 months ago
Kenya's first female MP Grace Onyango is dead
Premium
Why the Controller of Budget has rejected Sh3b request by counties
Counties have sought Sh182.7 billion since August last year to no avail. The rejected claims include counties that sought per diems without documentation.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Why the Controller of Budget has rejected Sh3b request by counties
Raila says president is turning into a dictator, vows to defend rights
Raila claims there are several red flags about a destructive path the new administration has taken but vowed to remain steadfast in their quest to checkmate the government.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Raila says president is turning into a dictator, vows to defend rights
Premium
Ruto steps up charm offensive in Nyanza
According to sources who attended the meeting, the leaders pledged their support to Ruto, a move that was quickly dismissed by ODM which branded them as traitors.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Ruto steps up charm offensive in Nyanza
New effort to save parents from school uniform nightmare
At Maseno School, a student who travelled all the way from a Mombasa orphanage turned up at the institution with only an empty box.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
New effort to save parents from school uniform nightmare
Knut's fresh demands over shortage, transfer of junior high teachers
Knut Secretary General, Collins Oyuu, said learning is yet to begin in several schools because of an acute shortage of Grade Seven teachers.
By Harold Odhiambo 3 months ago
Knut's fresh demands over shortage, transfer of junior high teachers
Fishermen suffer losses as climate change hurts fish species
Rogue fishermen have adopted a destructive method known as ‘Abunglu’ which involves the use of nets designed to be towed by a boat through the water.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Fishermen suffer losses as climate change hurts fish species
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The Magohas: A family beset by tragedy
Siaya County village in mourning after five of its top achievers die in a short span. Former CS passed on this week as burial preparations for brother were being finalised.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
The Magohas: A family beset by tragedy
Agony of road crash victims as facility grapples with scarce staff
 It takes about two hours before a patient in urgent need of help is attended to.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Agony of road crash victims as facility grapples with scarce staff
Former Education CS George Magoha lands job at Maseno University
Former Education CS George Magoha has joined Maseno University in Kisumu County as the Professor of Surgery at the School of Medicine.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Former Education CS George Magoha lands job at Maseno University
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Owalo: Towering minister making political waves after years out in the cold
While a clique of allies he has earned is cheering him on, a different group of ODM leaders appears jittery with his rise to stardom and his quest to expand his influence across Nyanza.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Owalo: Towering minister making political waves after years out in the cold
Abandoned road now a death trap for motorists
The road section has been at the centre of controversy since its construction was started in late 2017 but has stalled several times, with the government changing contractors twice.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Abandoned road now a death trap for motorists
Bicycle riders on their own and in danger as town plans ignore them
In most towns in western Kenya, bicycle boda boda operators compete for customers with motorcyclists.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Bicycle riders on their own and in danger as town plans ignore them
Huge pending bills big headache for Nyanza governors, says report
Controller of Budget says high pending bills should be addressed for county budgets to be implemented efficiently.
By Harold Odhiambo 4 months ago
Huge pending bills big headache for Nyanza governors, says report
Premium
2023: Defining year for Raila Odinga as tough decisions await
Raila has kept his next step secret, promising to give his supporters direction in the New Year. In his Nyanza backyard, the ODM leader is trying to placate growing dissent.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
2023: Defining year for Raila Odinga as tough decisions await
Premium
How Obama's grandfather got name, link with South Nyanza
Despite being a cook, Obama’s grandfather had an interest in politics and was keen to serve the colonial government as an assistant chief for Karachuonyo.
By Harold Odhiambo 5 months ago
How Obama's grandfather got name, link with South Nyanza