North Eastern

Audit flags unaccounted Sh160m drought relief funds at NDMA

State drought agency did not provide documents backing how its spent the millions

Drought-hit counties to get 32,000 bags of livestock feed

Some 8,000 bags are ready for dispatch to Mandera, Wajir, Garissa, Isiolo.

Negotiated democracy tested in Mandera's 2022 governor seat

The position is to be rotated to the Quranyowa section as a Tuff has served two terms.

Speed up probe into Kisii nurse death, says union

Panyako accuses security agents in the region of dragging their feet in the matter

Three suspects in Sh17000 robbery freed on bond

327 needy families identified 22,000 sacks animal feed needed, bursaries.

Hay cultivation alleviates pains of climate change in Isiolo

Fodder can be harvested thrice a year, a bale fetches between Sh300-500.

MPs calls for expeditious completion of Garissa high court

It is part of the 39 law courts jointly funded by the government and the World Bank

Northern leaders pick CS Yatani as spokesman

Finance CS is also mandated to formalise the UPYA movement into a party.

Eldas to get first tarmac road in Sh600 million Kura project

Authority to build eight kilometres of roads in town to ease movement in the region

Drugs abuse blamed for rising insecurity in Garissa

Cases of mugging and stabbing in the town linked to youth who are said to consume illicit drugs

Raila doesn't have Northeastern region interests at heart— Duale

MP accuses the ODM leader of wanting to deny  certain regions their resource

State to rein in on drug trafficking in Garissa

Multi-agency enforcement committee formed to gather information and arrest culprits.

Eldas MCA Abdi Abass promises to finish his late brother’s projects

He was elected unopposed last month following the death of his brother.

Pastoralists fear theft of drought relief aid

Call for committees ensure aid not diverted, reaches intended recipients.

Mandera health committee starts assessment of private clinics

Exercise to establish whether the facilities have adequate resources, operate legally.

Rear breeds that adapt to climate change, PS tells pastoralists

Effects like drought means livestock farmers must find alternative ways to sustain livelihoods

Garissa vulnerable families set to receive cash transfers

Over 30,000 households will benefit from the programme.