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Taita Taveta artisanal miners demand stimulus package

They say they should be prioritised to cushion them against exploitation and poverty.

Don't arrest those without masks, Lamu elders appeal to police

They say security agencies should issue them with masks instead.

Lamu fishermen record bumper harvest after curfew lift

Major fishing hubs are overwhelmed with surplus fish, at least 10 times more than expected

Kwale bar owners call for six-month tax waiver

Say they incurred huge losses when the dusk-to-dawn curfew was in place.

Incest prisoner freed over missing court file

Judge Ogola released convict after it was evident the trial proceedings and the judgment had disappeared from the ...

Taita Taveta University staffs extend strike over salary increment

Also demanding the promotion of all deserving workers, better working environment

16 fishermen arrested in Lamu for using prohibited nets

Ministry of Agriculture has called for a total ban on the importation of monofilament nets.

Kongowea traders clash over Sh2m Ruto token

The DP gave traders the cash to boost their businesses, but some claim six individuals pocketed part of it

Lamu launches mass blood donation drive

Over the years, patients had to be referred to Nairobi, Mombasa and Kilifi counties for blood transfusions.

Red Cross activates grassroots teams to coordinate drought aid

Over 600,000 children under five years facing malnutrition in Kenya

Police arrest two in Mombasa over fuel syphoning syndicate

Duo was arrested in Changamwe area operating a business without license

Mama Ngina park traders oppose hawking at the facility

They fear the move will turn the facility into a market place and crime with thrive

Lamu begins Sh15m free livestock feed distribution plan

Each household will receive four bags of 50kg animal pellets

ODM has no preferred candidates in Mombasa, says official

County chairman says party members will decide on the aspirant either  through consensus or primaries

Drought a punishment by gods for grabbing forests — Kaya elders

The region has more than 30 gazetted Kaya forests but majority are on the verge of extinction

Kilifi unveils first youth assembly, woman picked as president

Assembly's mode of operation is the parliamentary system and seeks to help in the formulation of policies

Lamu night travel ban to stay, says administrator

County commissioner says the ban was put in place due to security concerns and not Covid-19