North Eastern

Garissa officials take coronavirus campaign to the streets

Traders and their customers told to maintain social distance and regular hand washing

Mandera medics to get special allowance in war on Covid-19

The special allowance is for doctors, nurses, clinical officers and health workers assigned to the coronavirus response.

Red Cross donates water containers, soap to Garissa

The items will promote hygiene to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Mandera traders, police clash over miraa sale ban

Northeastern counties have banned the sale of miraa to curb the spread of the coronavirus

Hungai town gets first borehole in 30 years

Residents have been trekking many kilometres in search of water.

Residents given seven days to vacate showground land

County says it wants to build a recreational facility and a trade show hosting zone in the area

Don't forget about security amid Covid-19 fight

County commissioner urges residents to remain alert and report suspicious activities and people around them

Garissa residents working in Dadaab told to cut undue travel

Governor Korane gives directives on reducing the risk of coronavirus infection.

Growing homes fuel Wajir's water challenge, says official

CEC says most new settlements are two to three kilometres apart.

Tana River flood victims receive Sh5.2 million donation

Cash transfer was last phase of programme that benefited over 1,500 households

Traders protest ban on miraa transportation, sale

The unhygienic way in which miraa is handled at source and during transportation cited.

Wajir enhances airport surveillance for Covid-19

County neighbours Somalia which confirmed its first case on Sunday

Owners of livestock in Garissa town ordered to remove them

County says animals are a health hazard and cause traffic gridlock in busy streets of municipality

Mandera scales up coronavirus preparedness

Isolation wards have been prepared in all level four hospitals

Kenya gets Sh1.4 billion, three planes to fight locusts

Young locusts have been hatched in Isiolo, Tharaka Nithi, Kitui, Turkana, Marsabit, Garissa and Embu

Garissa leaders meet to address expected flooding

There's urgent need to plan ahead to reduce impact and losses among crop and lives farmers.

Report shady people to police to counter Shabaab, residents told

Regional commissioner says his office, security agents alone cannot beat terrorism.