September 2, 2015
SUBSTANDARD: The building that collapsed in Gacharage village, Kiambaa constituency, Kiambu county, on April 26.

Kiambu destroys illegal buildings

ONLY unapproved buildings are being targeted in the ongoing demolition...

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September 2, 2015
Nyeri residents joined by Nyeri nurses protesting with effigies of Nyeri County health Executive  Charles Githinji and that of his chief officer Peter Munyua on Monday before they were torched.

Nyeri walkout nurses torch bosses' effigies

STRIKING health workers in Nyeri have vowed not to go back to work unt...

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September 2, 2015
SINGLE-SOURCED DEALS? Murang?a government headquarters. The Senate will probe its Sh2.5b debt two years.

Senate team to probe Sh2.5bn Murang'a debt

A Senate committee will investigate how the Murang’a government incurr...

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September 2, 2015
Helping hands: A lobby donates food to Upendo Children?s Home, Murang?a, on Sunday.

Murang'a children's home asks for help

A children’s home in Murang’a county is appealing for help from the go...

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September 1, 2015
I'M LOYAL: Nyeri woman representative Priscilla Nyokabi at New Life Church near Nyeri town on Sunday, after a thanksgiving service

I have forgiven my accusers - Nyokabi

Nyeri woman representative Priscilla Nyokabi has forgiven those who ta...

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September 1, 2015
Respect the dp: MPs Ferdinand Waititu (Kabete), John Kiragu (Limuru) and Mburu Kahangara (Lari) at Kahangara?s home in Githirioni on Sunday.

Three Kiambu MP's defend DP Ruto

Three Kiambu MPs have asked Kenyans to pray for Deputy President Will...

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September 1, 2015
Nyeri governor Nderitu Gachagua addressing plot owners at Moi Complex Nyeri Primary near Nyeri town on April 28.Photo Wambugu Kanyi

Two Nyeri leaders urge governor Gachagua to solve medics strike

TWO Nyeri MPs have urged Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua to solve the...

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August 29, 2015
Rice farmers harvesting rice in Mwea Dec 03 2014.Photo/Jane Mugambi

Mwea farmers adopt double yield method

A new rice farming method that increases productivity by almost double...

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August 29, 2015

Residents of Laikipia ask to shift

Residents of four locations in Laikipia North subcounty want to be tak...

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August 28, 2015

Nyandarua split gets wider - deputy chief

Nyandarua Deputy Governor Waithaka Mwangi yesterday denied reports he...

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August 28, 2015
We won?t go back: Striking nurses demonstrate in Nyeri town on Tuesday.

Talks to end Nyeri nurses' strike collapse

A meeting called by the Nyeri government to negotiate with striking nu...

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August 28, 2015
NO WA Y! Farmers in Kiganjo ward during the demonstration on Monday against a proposed dam.

Gatundu South farmers reject dam project, fear displacement

SOME 600 farmers from Karangi village in Kiganjo ward, Gatundu South,...

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August 27, 2015

Othaya girl in Saudi needs help

A family in Othaya is appealing to the government to help bring home t...

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August 27, 2015
MOVE it! AP officers move striking nurses from the road outside Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua?s office in Nyeri town on Tuesday.

Cops chase nurses blocking cash truck

Striking health workers in Nyeri on Tuesday blocked cash couriers, for...

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August 27, 2015
NEW TERITORY: Urithi housing cooperative society chairman Samuel Maina at the AGM in Ruiru on Monday

Urithi group to venture into education projects

Urithi housing cooperative society is putting up a Sh1 billion project...

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August 27, 2015
WE ARE ONE: Laikipia East MP Anthony Mutahi addresses Muslims at Riyadh Majengo mosque on Monday.

Laikipia East CDF to construct classrooms in mosques, churches

The state will work with religious organisations to build classrooms i...

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August 26, 2015
EAT ENOUGH: l ari MP Mburu k ahangara serves himself when he visited members of the k ugeria Original g roup in g ithirioni village on s unday

Recruit men in your groups, women told

LARI legislator Mburu Kahangara has urged women to encourage men to jo...

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August 26, 2015
Police officers put out the fire that had been set by angry boda boda motorcyclists in Limuru town on Monday near a petrol station along the road that connects Limuru town with Nairobi Nakuru highway.

Boda boda operators protest bond in Limuru

Boda boda motorcyclists in Limuru town protested after one of them was...

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August 26, 2015
I can also do it: President Uhuru Kenyatta (third left), Maara MP Kareke Mbiuki, Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi and nominated MP Isaac Mwaura join Zetech University choir during the opening of a complex in Ruiru town last Friday

Senator wants bars in Kiambu monitored

Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi has said the issuance of licences to b...

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August 26, 2015
REPORT THEM to me: Lari deputy county commissioner Aron Koros speaks at a public baraza in Nyambare shopping centre.

Lari informers threatened by brew dealers

Some residents of Lari constituency are living in fear after receiving...

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August 24, 2015
The victim: Charles Korir, who was allegedly shot by TNA nominated Senator Joy Gwendo?s bodyguard one week ago, at Tigoni Subcounty Hospital.

Gwendo summoned over Lari shooting

TNA nominated Senator Joy Gwendo has been summoned to record a stateme...

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August 24, 2015
Baby Fidelis and her mother Martha Wambui after they landed in Canada.Photo/Courtesy

Fidelis in Canada for bone surgery

BABY Fidelis Muthoni, whose family was allegedly conned out of Sh2.8 m...

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August 22, 2015
Some of the over 100 sheep which were left dead after the grisly road accident on Thursday night along Karatina- Sagana highway.

Eight killed, two hurt in Kirinyaga road crash

EIGHT people were killed on Thursday night when three lorries crashed...

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August 22, 2015
Fidelis Muthoni with her father Kenneth Kinuthia Photo/Courtesy

Uhuru helps baby Muthoni's family get visas, tickets to Canada

State House helped a family, allegedly conned out of Sh2.8 million, to...

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August 21, 2015
WE'LL GO TO COURT: Murang?a Deputy g overnor g akure Monyo with Nacada chairman John Mututho at the free rehabilitation camp in Murang?a town on Wednesda

Nacada to sue over toxic alcohol deaths

The anti-drug abuse agency will sue manufacturers of toxic liquor that...

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August 21, 2015
GONE TOO SOON: Photos of seven pupils who drowned in Diani last week during a requiem mass on Wednesda

Requiem mass in Murang'a for seven Kwale drowning victims

A mass was held on Wednesday for the seven St Martins Primary School p...

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August 20, 2015

Gwendo in spotlight over Lari shooting

SOME residents of Lari constituency yesterday condemned the incident i...

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August 20, 2015
CRIME BEHIND BARS: A police vehicle drives out of King?ong?o GK Prison, Nyeri county, on Monday. A violent robbery convict allegedly murdered a fellow inmate over Sh70,000 conned from an M-Pesa subscriber.

Convict charged with killing Nyeri cellmate

A violent robbery convict in Nyeri county has been charged with killin...

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August 19, 2015

Kiambu bar licence fee to be sliced

The Kiambu government has proposed a cut in annual licence fees for ba...

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August 19, 2015
A screen shot of the Facebook timeline ?Wanjau Alejandro?,  Wanjau said the allegations are false and that he dedicated months of hard work to assist Muthoni.Photo Courtesy

Murang'a police probe missing Sh2.8m fund

The bank accounts of an NGO founder, who allegedly refused to release...

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August 18, 2015

Wamatangi urges youth to get IDs

Youth in Central region have been asked to apply for national ID cards...

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August 18, 2015
A police vehicle moving out of  G.K. King?ong?o Prison in Nyeri on Monday after the murder incident of an inmate who killed a colleague over money.

King'ong'o prisoner killed in cash fight

AN inmate at G.K. King’ong’o Prison in Nyeri killed his colleague in a...

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August 17, 2015
Please help: Kenneth Kinuthia, his wife Martha Wambui and their daughter Fidelis Muthoni in their Saba Saba, Muranga home yesterday.

Murang'a family asks for help to recover Sh2.8m

A family in Murang’a county has urged the government to help them reco...

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August 17, 2015
No holds barred: Supporters of Nyandarua Governor Daniel Waithaka and those of Deputy Governor Waithaka Mwangi clash at Engineer Stadium on August 10, when the report by the Auditor General was read to the public by Senator Muriuki Karue.

Nyandarua's top two battle over lost cash

Nyandarua Deputy Governor Waithaka Mwangi yesterday threw his weight b...

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August 15, 2015
Ruiru MP Esther Gathogo, Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria and Chief of Staff at the Kiambu Governor's office Sammy Onyango. Photo/File

Residents reject 198 Gatundu South bars

Only 130 bars will be allowed to operate in Gatundu South, residents h...

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August 15, 2015
NLC chairman Mohammed Swazuri (left) with Kieni MP Kanini Kega at Mwichuiri area, in Kieni constituency, Nyeri County on Thursday.

Kieni company fights over land for 44 years

THE National land Commission (NLC) has moved in to solve a 44-year-old...

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August 14, 2015
Getting our husbands back: Kiambu Governor William Kabogo with Kiandutu women during the launch of the slum?s informal settlement and toilets on Wednesday.

More Kiambu babies after swoop - Kabogo

All health facilities in Kiambu county will expand maternity wings to...

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August 14, 2015
No laughing matter: Archbishop Amos Mathenge of the African Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa at the Milimani law courts last year.

Grannies accuse 3 pastors of assault

Five grannies want three pastors prosecuted for allegedly beating them...

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August 14, 2015
Solidarity: Some staff at the Nyeri Referral Hospital yesterday, when they issued a strike notice over non-payment of statutory deductions.

Health workers to strike on Monday over pay, promotions and staffing

ABOUT 2,000 nurses in Nyeri county will go on strike on Monday. The Ke...

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August 13, 2015
Kieni MP Kanini Kega at the Gathathi-ini dam in his constituency which is being rehabilitated by NYS on Tuesday.

Nyeri dam to keep youth off Mandera

The National Youth Service is rehabilitating a dam in Gathathiini vill...

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August 13, 2015
on the mend:  Martin Mbugua (C), widower of Mercy  n jeri, with his daughter Maureen Wanjiku  and his cousin Peter Waweru at his home in Murengeti village,  l imuru, on  t uesday

Njeri's family happy with crash probe

The family of the woman killed in the car crash linked to Neno Evangel...

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August 13, 2015
THEY DESERVE A CHANCE: TS c Murang?a county director i brahim Adan in his office on t uesday

TSC to re-hire Murang'a reformed alcoholics

Teachers sacked over alcoholism in Murang’a county will be re-employed...

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August 13, 2015
IT'S OURS : a resident of Muoroto village presents allot - ment letters to nl C chair Muhammad s wazuri when he toured the Kamiti a nmer disputed land yesterday

NLC meets groups in Kamiti land dispute

FIVE groups, each claiming ownership of a forest reserve in Kiambu, ye...

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August 12, 2015
PREACHED WATER , DRANK WINE? Riabai MCA Martin Wachira on July 7. He was arrested by police after second-generation liquor was impounded in his home.

Explain illicit booze at home, TNA tells rep

TNA yesterday summoned the Kiambu MCA arrested last month for allegedl...

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August 12, 2015
Too late: Leah Njoki who died on Sunday in Limuru constituency

Girl with heart disease dies 1 hour after surgery harambee

A 10-year-old girl died of a heart disease on Sunday an hour after a f...

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August 12, 2015
CAUTIONARY TALE : Right@Home director Gladys Chania during the illicit liquor crackdown in Thika on July 2.

Bus sex romp case one of many - rehab official

THE 40 students allegedly caught having sex and taking drugs are not a...

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August 12, 2015
Sealing loopholes: Laikipia Governor Joshua Irungu and KRA Central region manager Wilfred Okemwa at Sportsmans Arms Hotel in Nanyuki on Monday.

KRA and Laikipia eye Sh3bn with automation of revenue collection

The Laikipia government will collect Sh3 billion in revenue annually,...

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August 11, 2015

Kiambu farmers get Sh2.9m from project

Farmers in Kiambu county have raked in Sh2.9 million from greenhouse p...

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August 11, 2015

MPs' wives condemn stripping of student found with drugs in bus

The National Assembly Lady Spouses Association has condemned the strip...

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August 10, 2015
Greater heights: Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi (in suit) and Mt Kenya University chairman Simon Gicharu (red gown) congratulate PhD graduates during the institution?s eighth graduation ceremony in Thika on Friday.

Unclaimed assets to aid youth business

Mt Kenya University Board chairman Simon Gicharu has urged the governm...

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Nyeri walkout nurses torch bosses' effigies

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Nyeri residents joined by Nyeri nurses protesting with effigies of Nyeri County health Executive  Charles Githinji and that of his chief officer Peter Munyua on Monday before they were torched.
Senate team to probe Sh2.5bn Murang'a debt

A Senate committee will investigate how the Murang’a gove

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