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July 28, 2015
Nyeri Speaker Mwangi Mugo (centre with gown) with Senate deputy speaker Kembi Gitura (on the right side) and Nyeri senator Mutahi Kagwe (on his left) with Nyeri MCAs in a group photo at Nyeri County Assembly on Thursday.

Account for county cash, governors told

SENATE Deputy Speaker Kembi Gitura has asked governors to be strictly...

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July 27, 2015
River Ngondo where Mugiro derives his power

Student who scored D- in physics generates power

A zealous young man in Mathioya, Murang’a county, has come up with a h...

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July 27, 2015
KTDA zone 3 board Member Francis Macharia at Kenol town on Saturday.

Factories reject the Murang'a Tea Bill

Eleven tea factories on Saturday appealed to Governor Mwangi Wairia no...

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July 25, 2015

Kijabe Boys closed after dorm fire

Kijabe Boys High School has been closed after students opposed to mock...

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July 25, 2015
FRESH START: Governor Joseph Ndathi (R) hands over pipes to Karita residents on Thursday.

Kirinyaga locals get piped water for crop farming

Residents of Kariti ward in Kirinyaga county on Thursday received wate...

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July 25, 2015
HANDY SCARF: Violet Chuka at the Cleanshelf Supermarket in Limuru town on Thursday.

Woman steals oil from supermarket

A woman was on Thursday caught shoplifting cooking oil from Cleanshelf...

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July 24, 2015
Limuru MP John Kiragu speaking to students of Ngarariga Girls High school yesterday. Some students run away from school on Wednesday night in a terror scare.

Girls flee school in terror scare

STUDENTS of Ngarariga Girls High School fled from their dormitories on...

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July 24, 2015
Murang'a governor Mwangi wa Iria addressing journalists at Kariara in Gatanga Sub county last Thursday.

Murang'a to probe claims of drugs theft

THe Murang’a government is investigating claims that health workers ar...

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July 23, 2015
Murang'a County Assembly in Murang'a town.

Murang'a tea to be run by the county

MCAs in Murang’a have authorised the government to control the tea sec...

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July 23, 2015
Residents of Nyambare area in Lari constituency watch the wreckage of the tanker which Patrick Ngare Mbachu was driving.

Trader killed in Limuru as his lorry crashes

A businessman died on Tuesday when his lorry collided head-on with a t...

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July 23, 2015
An aerial view of kiambu town where the headquarters of kiambu county are to be located.pic\stanley njenga

Senator tells Obama to visit 'fertile' Kiambu

US President Barack Obama should tour Kiambu county, as its fertile la...

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July 23, 2015
Deputy President William Ruto with Jubilee Alliance politician Francis Mwangi in Kiambu.Photo/ Courtesy

Leaders asked to stop politics during summit

POLITICIANS must put aside their political differences during US Presi...

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July 22, 2015
Kiambu Governor William Kabogo In kiambu hospital being shown round the hospital by chief officer of health Dr. Stephen Njuguna. The county government will use Sh 140 million to facelift the hospital

Sh140m upgrade in Kiambu hospital

THE Kiambu County Hospital is being refurbished at a cost of Sh140 mil...

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July 22, 2015
Kiambu senator Kimani Wamatangi sharing a light moment with Thika youths

Give drinkers skills to curb relapse – senator

RECOVERING drug and alcohol abusers should be given technical skills t...

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July 22, 2015
Kirinyaga county governor Joseph Ndathi commissioning a floodlight in Baricho on December 2, 2014.Photo/file

Rice growing earns Kirinyaga farmers Sh2.9bn

Kirinyaga Governor Joseph Ndathi has praised the national government f...

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July 22, 2015
Thika town MP Alice Ng'ang'a with Thika East DC Solomon Komen and NEMA officer Juba on Monday at the tar processing plant in Gatuanyaga.

Thika tar factory closed over air pollution after residents complain

A tar-processing plant in Kiambu county has been closed after 200 resi...

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July 21, 2015
End conflicts: Laikipia Nature Conservancy executive director Sveva Gallman addresses residents at Matweku trading centre in Laikipia West on Sunday.

Stay out of Laikipia, Illegal grazers urged

RESIDENTS of Matweku village, Laikipia county, have said they will not...

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July 21, 2015
crackdown: Ruiru MP Esther Gathogo (second right) with officers at Githurai Kimbo police station on Friday before destroying more than 200 cartons of illicit alcohol.

Pubs conceal brew in thermos flasks – MP

Second-generation alcohol is back in pubs in Ruiru constituency, MP Es...

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July 21, 2015
The National Youth Service lorry which lost control and landed into a ditch at Njira ya Gitithia along the busy Nairobi Nakuru highway, one of the NYS officers walks around the tipper.

Two NYS officers survive road crash in Lari

Two officers from the National Youth Service yesterday escaped unhurt...

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July 21, 2015
Abdullahi Ali, a Mjini estate resident addressing journalists on Friday.

Muslims in Murang'a want lease documents for Mjini estate land

A Muslim community in Murang’a has urged the county government to give...

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July 20, 2015
Rousing welcome: AP constables Fredrick Chirchir and Joseph Wambugu arrive at Ndugamano in Nyeri county on Saturday. They were kidnapped by al Shabaab two years ago.

Two cops held by al Shabaab back home

An AP officer kidnapped by al Shabaab two years ago has finally come b...

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July 20, 2015
NOT SO SMART : Lari MP Mburu Kahangara in Githirioni yesterday.

Lari students go on the rampage

Property was destroyed on Saturday night when students of Gatamaiyu Bo...

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July 21, 2015

Former prison warder rescued from jigger infestation in Murang'a

Residents of Mukangu village in Murang’a East subcounty have come to...

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July 18, 2015
Residents of Ngarariga village in Limuru constituency watch in disbelief what was left after a 16 plot and the Christ Light Church caught fire.

Church hall destroyed in Limuru village fire

A church is among the wooden houses reduced to ashes on Thursday when...

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July 18, 2015
Nyandarua Governor addresses thousands of residents in Geta town

Governor Waithaka tours county projects in Geta ward

Nyandarua Governor Daniel Waithaka has initiated several projects in G...

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July 17, 2015
Alex Waite (left) and colleague Martin Mwangi displaying their art work in Nyeri on Wednesday.

Artists in Nyeri want their work marketed

Young artists in Nyeri county want the government to help them market...

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July 17, 2015
Members of the finance and budget and appropriation committees after they reverted the budget estimates to the executive for review on May this year.

Murang'a reps reject Wairia's budget tips

The Murang’a county assembly has rejected Governor Mwangi Wairia’s ame...

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July 17, 2015
Nyeri governor Nderitu Gachagua addressing plot owners at Moi Complex Nyeri Primary near Nyeri town on April 28, 2015.Photo Wambugu Kanyi

Audit shows flaws in county expenditure

THE Nyeri government could be in trouble with the law over irregular i...

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July 17, 2015
Kiambu governor William Kabogo with Muslim clerics at during Iftar dinner at Thika Prisons Mosque on Wednsday

Kabogo calls on Muslims to apply for county jobs

Kiambu Governor William Kabogo has called on Muslims to apply for coun...

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July 16, 2015
Governor William Kabogo in Thika town on Tuesday. he called on the government not to renew the Delmonte (k) LTD land lease.

Don't renew Del Monte land lease - Kabogo

Kiambu Governor William Kabogo has urged the national government not t...

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July 16, 2015
Red Cross volunteers and police remove some of the 11 bodies of quarry workers at Nyeri Referral Hospital morgue on Tuesday.

Burial of slain quarry workers tomorrow

Eleven quarry workers killed by al Shabaab in Mandera county will be b...

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July 16, 2015
Body of Margret Wambui Wakangu after being exhumed in Riara Ndumberi public cemetery. She had been buried by a different family following a mix up at kiambu hospital mortuary. She was reburied again yesterday (Wednesday) at Ithaaga Village Wangige kabete constituency.

Body exhumed in Kiambu burial mix-up

THE body of a woman buried by the wrong family a week ago was exhumed...

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July 16, 2015
Nyeri TNA nominated MCAs Salome Wairimu (left) and Anastasia Wanjiru shedding tears of joy outside Nyeri law courts on Tuesday after the high court upheld their nomination.

Nyeri MCAs break into tears as court upholds their nomination

Thirteen TNA nominated MCAs in Nyeri will remain in office, the High C...

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July 15, 2015
King?ong?o Prison inmates in Nyeri follow proceedings on Monday when Court Users Committee visited the facility on Monday.

Nyeri magistrates are unfair, inmates say

INMATES at King’ong’o prison in Nyeri county have accused judges and m...

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July 15, 2015
Phillip Ngunjiri sells charcoal at Kiamaina village in Nyahururu on Monday

Laikipia student sells charcoal to raise fees

A form three student at Ndururumo High School, Laikipia county, is sel...

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July 15, 2015
Amos Kimunya,Lilian Wangari Njenga and Junghae Wainaina at the Milimani law court yesterday during the hearing of a case in which they are accused of abuse of office and fraudulently disposing public property worth ksh 60 million.Philip kamakya

Witnesses testify in Kimunya graft case

Two witnesses yesterday testified in a corruption case against former...

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July 15, 2015
Riabai MCA Martin Wachira in a kiambu court

Kiambu MCA in court over illicit liquor

A Kiambu MCA accused of hiding second-generation alcohol in his home w...

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July 15, 2015
Lari MP Mburu Kahangara speaking at a baraza at Gitithia shopping center on Monday

Lari warned against hiding liquor in Ngubi Forest

The government has ordered the closure of entertainment venues in Giti...

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July 14, 2015
CRAC KING THE WHIP: Nyeri Health chief officer Peter Munyua, county commissioner Michael Tialal and Nacada chief executive William Okedi in Tialal?s office on Monday.

Two-week swoop on brews nets 8m litres

EIGHT million litres of second-generation and illicit brews have been...

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July 14, 2015
Bishop Mbugua prays for Kabete MP Ferdinand Waititu before he was administered with anointment oil.

I am a God-fearing man, says Waititu

Kabete MP Ferdinand Waititu has defended his style of leadership, sayi...

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July 14, 2015
Charred dreams: Students and a parent at a section of the burnt St Mary Magdalene Thigingi Girls Secondary School dormitory on Sunday

Thigingi Girls dormitory destroyed

Students from an Embu girls’ secondary school have been sent home afte...

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July 14, 2015
Breakthrough: Laikipia West MP Wachira Karani (R) issues Uwezo Fund cheques at Nyahururu stadium on Saturday.

Sh21 million Uwezo Fund cash for self-help groups in Nyahururu

Groups that get Uwezo Fund loans should be instructed how to spend the...

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July 13, 2015
Development conscious: Kirinyaga Governor Joseph Ndathi flags off ambulances in Kerugoya town on Friday.

Kirinyaga acquires four ambulances

The county Government of Kirinyaga has acquired four new ambulance at...

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July 13, 2015
Bottoms up! Kiharu MP Irungu Kang?ata cheers up recovering alcoholics in a soda-drinking competition at Ihura Stadium, Murang?a, on Saturday.

Rehab camp to be set up in Murang'a

ALCOHOLICS with withdrawal symptoms will be treated at a three-month-...

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July 13, 2015
WOMEN FIRST: Nyandarua Governor Daniel Mwangi?s wife, Kezia is welcomed at Kwa Haraka on Saturday

Nyandarua governor's wife for women rights

  Nyandarua First Lady, Kezia Wanjiku Waithaka has taken a leading ro...

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July 10, 2015
Limuru law courts gate.

Malawi envoy son's murder trial break

THE trial of three men over the murder of the Malawi High Commissioner...

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July 9, 2015
Traffic deputy commandant Pius Baraza speaking at Kamandura area where private cars were impounded yesterday morning.

Travellers stranded in Limuru road swoop

Ten private cars were yesterday impounded and the drivers arrested at...

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July 9, 2015
Maragua MP Peter Kamande addressing Kambiti residents on Wednesday.

Murang'a bar owners hawk brew in baskets

Bar operators in Murang’a county have started hawking brew, despite st...

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July 9, 2015
governor William Kabogo with freedom fighter Dedan Kimathi's wife Mukami Kimathi during the opening of Mbai stone age caves tourist site at paradise lost tourist site in Kiambu

Kabogo to help Mukami write her memoir

Kiambu Governor William Kabogo yesterday said the county government wi...

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July 9, 2015
Kigumo MP Jamleck Kamau addressing Journalists at Kangari town during a meet the people tour last month.

Uhuru and Ruto serve God in harambees, Jamleck tells Raila

Cord co-principal Raila Odinga should not question the source of funds...

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Account for county cash, governors told

SENATE Deputy Speaker Kembi Gitura has asked governors to

Nyeri Speaker Mwangi Mugo (centre with gown) with Senate deputy speaker Kembi Gitura (on the right side) and Nyeri senator Mutahi Kagwe (on his left) with Nyeri MCAs in a group photo at Nyeri County Assembly on Thursday.
Student who scored D- in physics generates power

A zealous young man in Mathioya, Murang’a county, has com

River Ngondo where Mugiro derives his power
Student who scored D- in physics generates power

A zealous young man in Mathioya, Murang’a county, has com

River Ngondo where Mugiro derives his power
Student who scored D- in physics generates power

A zealous young man in Mathioya, Murang’a county, has com

River Ngondo where Mugiro derives his power
Factories reject the Murang'a Tea Bill

Eleven tea factories on Saturday appealed to Governor Mwa

KTDA zone 3 board Member Francis Macharia at Kenol town on Saturday.