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Boda boda crash lands 2 in hospital

TWO women passengers on a boda boda were seriously injured yesterday when the overloaded vehicle on veered off the road...Read more

March 20, 2015

Woman shot in Wajir raid

A survivor of the Tuesday night gun attack in Wajir has been airlifted to a Nairobi hospital for specialised treatment...Read more

March 20, 2015

Wiper respects women - Kalonzo

CORD Leaders Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka with the grand children of Late Ukambani Kingpin Mulu Mutisya during the burial of his late wife Millcah Kivinya Mulu in Ngamba, Muthetheni yesterday.(PICTURE BY DENNIS KAVISU)   The expulsion of five Machakos Wiper nominated MCAs was purely a disciplinary action, party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has...Read more

March 19, 2015

Four killed, burnt in Wajir shooting raid

Residents of Wajir town mill around an  M-pesa  shop which a grenade  was hurled at customers by unknown assailants.four people were killed in the incident.Photo Stephen AstarikoFOUR people, including a 12-year-old boy, were shot dead and their bodies burnt in Wajir town on Tuesday. All were non-...Read more

March 19, 2015

NTSA officials seize matatus vehicles

THE National Transport and Safety Authority yesterday carried out an impromptu inspection on the Garissa-Nairobi...Read more

March 19, 2015

Embu deputy speaker linked to trader's murder appears in court


Embu deputy speaker Ibrahim Swaleh in a Embju court yesterday where he was arraigned in a in connection with allegations of conspiracy to murder a local resident.
Embu deputy speaker Ibrahim Swaleh yesterday appeared in a local court to answer allegations of conspiracy to murder a...Read more

March 19, 2015

Four charged with Mandera quarry raid

Terror suspects abubakar Salim Kitinga,Maslah Daud Hassan,Musa Daid Hassan and Shukri Abdi Salat at Milimani law court  yesterday where they denied to five counts of terrorism which occurred on the 2nd Dec 2014 at Koromey quarry in Mandera.Photo/Philip kamakya FOUR men were yesterday charged before a Nairobi court with committing a terrorist act which resulted in the death of...Read more

March 19, 2015

Mwingi township man denies rape

A man has been accused of defiling a 15-year-old girl. Morris Muimi allegedly committed the offence at Mwingi township...Read more

March 19, 2015

Six students on arson charges

SIX students of Mbooni Boys High School, Mbooni West district, Makueni county were on Tuesday charged in a Tawa court...Read more

March 19, 2015

MP calls for more teachers

MWINGI West MP Bennered Kitungi has urged the government to employ enough teachers. He said parents are overburdened...Read more

March 19, 2015

Kitui water department poorly funded

THE Kitui Water ministry cannot efficiently supply water to semi-arid areas because it is poorly funded, a committee...Read more

March 19, 2015

Munuve rings alarm on cyber conmen

School leavers and job seekers have been warned against falling prey to conmen advertising jobs on social media. Mwingi...Read more

March 19, 2015

Mbeere gets Sh600,000 for food

A college has donated Sh600,000 to help starving residents in Mbeere North and South. Embu college proprietor said they...Read more

March 19, 2015

Tharaka and Mwimbi leaders peace accord

Tharaka Nithi governor Samuel Ragwa, senator Kithure Kindiki and Maara Mp Kareke Mbiuki  in Magutuni, Maara constituency where leaders from the county convened to preach peace after one person was kelled and four others hospitalised after Mwimbi and Tharaka subcounties engaged in a border dispute,Tharaka Nithi leaders met on Monday to resolve the Mwimbi and Tharaka subtribes boundary disputes. Last week, a former...Read more

March 18, 2015

Sh270 million fence to save Mwingi Game Reserve

Kitui county Executive for Tourism Peter Gitonga Nkunda (left) with the former KWS warden in-charge of Mutomo in Kitui Mary Njigira in December 2013 at the South Kitui Game Reserve.
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An international organisation has launched a Sh270 million project to conserve the ecosystem of Kora National Park-...Read more

March 18, 2015

Wajir town streetlights improve security

One of the 150 solar street lights that have been erected by Wajir County government in strategic places to improve security.Photo CourtesyWajir Governor Ahmed Abdullahi has said the 150 solar streetlights erected across the town have improved security...Read more

March 18, 2015

Makutano-Kithimani road is for all, says MP

A signboard at the MaKutano-Kithimani road outlawing heavy trucks from using the roadYatta MP Francis Mwangangi yesterday criticised the Machakos government for banning heavy trucks from the newly built...Read more

March 18, 2015

22-year-old guard gives birth to triplets in Chuka

Joline Kendi 22 year old  who gave to triplets at the Chuka district hospital. The identical babies are in good health.A 22-year-old woman gave birth to triplets at Chuka District Hospital on Thursday last week. Joline Kendi hails from...Read more

March 18, 2015

Wajir locals assured of relief food

Wajir Governor Ahmed Abdullahi yesterday said his administration will do all it can to ensure no one starves due to...Read more

March 18, 2015

CID arrest Embu deputy speaker

Embu County assembly Deputy Speaker Ibrahim Swaleh Speaking at his ward on February 19 this year. He was yesterday being sought by CIDS in connection with an unknown criminal offenseCriminal Investigation Officers are looking for Embu county assembly deputy speaker Ibrahim Swaleh. The officers...Read more

March 18, 2015

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Wiper shuffles leaders in Makueni assembly

Makueni county assembly Wiper members have reshuffled the

CHANGES: New Makueni assembly chief whip Martin Mutuku, majority leader Bensely Mathuku and deputy chief whip Liza Zacharia in Sultan Hamud on Saturday. Photo/FILE
Careless dumping makes Kitui filthy, says lobby boss

The carefree attitude in disposing litter by Kitui town r

LET'S BE CLEAN: Kitui Local Urban Forum chairperson Janet Mumo at the Kitui Multipurpose Training Institute on Friday. Photo/MUSEMBI NZENGU
MCAs to resume sessions

THE Embu county assembly resumes its sessions on Tuesday,

Some members of the Embu county assembly which resumes its sessions on Tuesday. Photo/REUBEN GITHINJI
Sossion misleading teachers, says Duale

National Assembly majority leader Aden Duale has asked No

THEY MUST COME BACK: National Assembly majority leader Aden Duale at Garissa High School, where he distributed bursaries on Saturday. Photo/STEPHEN ASTARIKO
Sh100m 'on offer to kick Mutua out'

Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has blamed his political

Machakos governor Alfred Mutua opening the Machakos peoples park. PIC\WAMBUA KAVILA